Skill With People

Les Giblin


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Are you having problems with the boss? Wishing you could be a better spouse? Not communicating well with your employees? Having trouble building business relationships? Or would you just like to improve your people skills and your ability to make strong, lasting impressions on the men and women you meet every day?

The solution is "Skill With People!" Les Giblin's timeless classic has what you need to get on the fast track to success at home, at work, and in business. Communicate with impact. Influence with certainty. Listen with sensitivity."Skill With People" shows you how!

Life lessons from the Master of basic people skills. Described as “the most wisdom in the least words”, Skill with People has sold over 10 Million copies and has been translated into 20 languages worldwide. Credited with transforming the lives of its many readers, Skill With People is a must-have for everyone’s personal library. Learn to communicate with impact ; Influence with certainty and listen with sensitivity.


What will you learn from this book

  1. The Importance of Understanding Others: Giblin emphasizes the significance of understanding other people's perspectives, needs, and motivations in effectively interacting with them.

  2. Active Listening: Listening actively and empathetically is crucial for building rapport and understanding others' viewpoints. Giblin likely provides strategies for improving listening skills.

  3. Showing Genuine Interest: Demonstrating genuine interest in others by asking questions and actively engaging in conversation helps establish connections and build relationships.

  4. Nonverbal Communication: Nonverbal cues such as body language, facial expressions, and tone of voice play a significant role in communication. Giblin likely offers insights into interpreting and utilizing nonverbal signals effectively.

  5. Assertiveness vs. Aggressiveness: Understanding the difference between assertive communication, which involves expressing one's needs and opinions while respecting others, and aggressive communication, which can be confrontational and disrespectful.

  6. Building Confidence: Giblin likely provides strategies for building self-confidence, which is essential for effective communication and interpersonal interactions.

  7. Handling Criticism and Conflict: Learning how to handle criticism and conflict constructively is an important aspect of interpersonal skills. Giblin likely offers techniques for managing disagreements and resolving conflicts peacefully.

  8. Developing Empathy: Empathy, the ability to understand and share others' feelings, is a fundamental aspect of effective communication. Giblin may provide exercises or tips for developing empathy.

  9. Effective Feedback: Giving and receiving feedback in a constructive manner is essential for personal and professional growth. Giblin likely offers guidance on providing feedback that is helpful and supportive.

  10. Practice and Persistence: Like any skill, improving interpersonal skills requires practice and persistence. Giblin likely encourages readers to continuously work on their communication skills to achieve greater success in their personal and professional lives.

Language English
ISBN-13 9788188452163
No of pages 47
Font Size Medium
Book Publisher Embassy Books
Published Date 01 Jun 2001

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Author : Les Giblin

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