As a kid I was told I talked too much. It used to make me self-conscious. I thought it was a huge character flaw. Now I realize, that while I might have annoyed family members and teachers, I was developing the skills that lead to increased visibility and influence in my career.
If you want to increase your influence, start by talking to your colleagues.
Leadership starts with effective communication skills.
Influential Conversationalists show up differently in daily interactions because they see conversations as the starting point for business relationships.
Jen Mueller, veteran sports broadcaster and rock star key note presenter is the author of The Influential Conversationalist. She specializes in conversation strategies that develop leadership potential improve business communication. Purchase your copy of The Influential Conversationalist on Amazon.