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Eight Greatest Ideas for Communication Skills

Idea 81: The Communication Star

We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibres connect us with our fellow men; and among these fibres, as sympathetic threads, our actions act as causes and they come back to us as effects.

Herman Melville

Communication is the lifeblood of all these sets of personal relations, both in the business and private spheres. Again, here is a school from which you will never graduate; there is always room for improving your communication skills.

People who enjoy a measure of personal success are usually good communicators. Nature equips us with our innate aptitude to learn a language, that unique gift that human beings enjoy and that enables us to be people, not mere ...

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