Become A Great Communicator

Posted by on Apr 5, 2013 in Communication | 0 comments

A while back I picked up a quote from leadership guru, Peter M. Senge (author, The Fifth Discipline ) that made me really  think about the nature of conversation and communication.  I have always enjoyed a good discussion,  but Senge pointed out that the word “discussion”  is rooted in the words “percussion”  and “concussion” …. he characterized a discussion as the “literal heaving of ideas back and forth in a winner takes all competition.” Ouch!  … is that really what we intend when we enter into a conversation with someone?  Perhaps not, but it IS often where we end up.  It’s no wonder we...

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