Think Fast, Talk Smart
by Stanford GSB
Join Matt Abrahams, a lecturer of Strategic Communication at Stanford Graduate School of Business.
About The Podcast
Whether you’re giving a toast or presenting in a meeting, communication is critical to success in business and in life.
Join Matt as he sits down with experts in the field to discuss real-world challenges. How do I send my message clearly when put on the spot? How can I easily convey complex information? How do I manage my reputation?
Think Fast, Talk Smart provides the tools techniques and best practices to help you communicate more effectively.
Telling Good Stories
In this episode of Think Fast, Talk Smart, Moya sits down with strategic communication lecturer Matt Abrahams to share how the elements of story can be used in other types of communication. Create compelling situations, full of sense and surprise, she says. Create characters we can empathize with; speak your written sentences aloud, and, Moya advises, think of the images your words may conjure up and how they may be interpreted by different audiences.
18 min 21 sec
1. How Self Reflection Can Improve Communication
2. How To Get Comfortable with Being Uncomfortable
3. How To Effectively Communicate in Your Professional and Personal Life