If you are a writer, then you know just how difficult it is to write a good book and then find a publisher for your work. So I thought I would share my book writing experience here to help you with the process. Here’s how I got a book deal with Penguin Random House:
Research shows that the better you are at communicating, the more likely you are to have a successful marriage, high self-esteem, and a good paycheck! This free communication skills test will show you how you score – but be aware that great communication skills aren’t just restricted to verbal and written ability. Around 50% of our interaction with others is non-verbal.
We communicate with our hands, nods, glances, and body language – and sometimes these actions speak louder than words. It’s surprisingly easy to communicate the wrong message through your body language. This is why it’s crucial that you are aware of your gestures and actions. If you have good non-verbal communication skills, you’ll be more successful in interviews and meetings, and find it easier to establish solid rapport with others. Here’s what you need to know: [Read more…] about 6 Easy Tips & Tricks to Power Up Your Nonverbal Communication
One of my friends who is a writer had some great advice for me, and I thought I’d share it with you here. In fact, it left such an impact on me that it even changed the way I write. We were talking about one’s understanding of facts versus opinions and I loved his perspective on the subject. He said that when he used to share more facts with people, they would always want to debate his findings with him. But when he changed to sharing his experiences more often, people stopped debating him as often and began listening more. This is because people cannot debate that which has happened to you. That is why your story is so powerful. [Read more…] about People Can’t Argue with Your Experiences