Words are powerful. When used properly, they can empower. When used recklessly, however, they can tear apart everything you work hard to build and do as a team. The problem is that we don?t intend to be reckless.
We?re often not fully aware of how are words are falling on those around us. Without self-awareness, what we think will excite others toward an idea or future vision can actually inhibit progress. Without self-awareness, sharing things with the wrong people, sharing too much/not enough, or sharing too soon/too late can undermine not only your efforts but your influence, as well.
Learn two critical tools that will help you ensure you are communicating effectively.