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by Hellman, Paul.

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TitleYou've got 8 seconds : communication secrets for a distracted world
Author / Responsible partyHellman, Paul.
GenreBusiness, Self-development.
TopicsBusiness, Self-development. Communication in organizations. Communication in management. Business communication. Interpersonal communication.
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd.


You made a great point -- but did anybody hear it? Probably not, warns high-stakes communication expert Paul Hellman. The average attention span has dropped to 8 seconds. So whether you're presenting to a large audience, meeting one-on-one, talking on the phone, or even sending an email, you've got to engage others fast, before they tune you out , , , maybe forever. Your challenge: to get heard, get remembered & get results. Through fast, fun, actionable tips, You've Got 8 Seconds explains what works and what doesn't, what's forgettable and what sticks.

Additional Information

System control numberS15781
Original Print PublisherNew York, NY : AMACOM, [2017]
NarratorPaul Hellman.
Narrator NamePaul Hellman.
Participant or performer notePaul Hellman.
Narrators GenderMale narrator