Updated: Feb 15, 2022
"The number one criteria for advancement and promotion for professionals is an ability to communicate effectively." Harvard Business Review
Everything rises and falls on leadership, good and bad. John Maxwell is known for stating, "Leadership is influence" if that's truly the case, who and how are you influencing? Does your communication skill connect? How many of these skills on this list do you have?
Desire to Connect - You must want it
Courage to Connect - Some may want it, but don't have the courage to do it.
Ability to Connect - Do you have the right skill set?
Effectiveness to Connect - Are they reacting?