Communicate with Mastery: How to Speak with Conviction and Write for Impact

  • 3h 7m
  • JD Schramm, Kara Levy
  • John Wiley & Sons (US)
  • 2020

Develop your leadership communication

Communicating with Mastery provides readers with a rich treasure trove of frameworks and tools for leadership communication as developed and taught over the past decade at Stanford's Graduate School of Business. Designed for the business leader on the go, it provides you quick access to helpful approaches to vexing communication problems leaders face today in speaking and writing to various audiences.

Projects often fail not because of the vision, but in the articulation of that vision. With the help of this book, you’ll learn how to ensure you get the results you desire as a leader and communicator including:

  • Speak with conviction and write with impact
  • Tailor your communication to any goal, setting, or audience
  • Scale your leadership through effective coaching

Every time you write or speak, you need to make your words count. And this book shows you how.

About the Authors

JD Schramm founded the Mastery in Communication Initiative at Stanford's Graduate School of Business, where he's served as lecturer in Organizational Behavior since 2007.

Kara Levy is an executive communication and leadership coach who's offered thousands the tools to communicate more confidently. She holds an MFA in fiction writing from Columbia University.

In this Book

  • Foreword
  • Introduction
  • Adopting a Communication Mindset
  • Speaking with Conviction
  • Writing for Impact—Active, Brief, and Clear
  • Tailoring Your Communication to Your Goal
  • Tailoring Your Communication to Your Setting
  • Tailoring Your Communication to Your Identity
  • When Being Coached
  • When Coaching others
  • Creating a Coaching Culture
  • Epilogue—It's in Your Hands Now
  • Bibliography