You’ve heard the “Popeye” speech, right? That’s when someone essentially says, “I yam what I yam! I say what I mean, and I mean what I say. I don’t need to think about HOW to say something!” In this episode, Kathy explains why that point of view is a mistake if you want to advance your ideas, advance your career, or simply become a better leader. She also gives you 3 reasons why words and communication are such an important tool in the leadership tool box.
What you’ll hear in this episode
- How talking and writing are ALREADY the greatest portion of your job.
- How this means that small efforts to take these skills to the next level can natually result in big results to your work performance and leadership.
- How words and language can rewire your brain so that your insight, judgment and skills in OTHER areas improve as well.
- Why working on words and language gives busy leaders the highest return on their investment of time