TITLE

Communication

PUB. DATE
July 1996
SOURCE
Executive Edge Newsletter;Jul96, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents several tips related to communication. Reduction of speech anxiety; Use of words to move into action; Gesture with fingers.
ACCESSION #
9703122368

 

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