Some people speak a little too fast. If you struggle to slow down your speech, try some of the tips in this video. People can speak 120-250 words a minute no problem, so aim for the lower end of the scale by using these tips. Remember, speaking too slow can be as frustrating as speaking too fast, so ensure you get a happy medium.
We are being flooded with Social Media invitations and updates. Web-based communication icons like Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and LinkedIn are dominating the way we interact with each other. People are feeling the need to be updated at all times. It has become a time eater, and businesses are quickly becoming aware of the drain it can have on productivity. People love to share, but they need to know what is alright to share and what should not be sent out.
Understanding Social Media is about communicating the right way. We are beginning to communicate more through electronic means than face to face. Talking on a phone has been replaced more and more with SMS (texting.) Social media channels are becoming the main form of communication and participants will realize how Social media and the Workplace can work together.