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So, I thought I’d mention it here – that even well over a year after having read this book, I’ve been able to apply its insights in my everyday life.
I was hoping to become less awkward myself, but I guess that would convfrsatiei a miracle, not a book! The thing about a self-development book is that it assumes two things: Mar 21, Kate rated it it was amazing. This is another great, short book packed full of information. It’s more of a reference book than a good read, though.
The Art of Civilized Conversation: A Guide to Expressing Yourself with Style and Grace
As someone who isn’t necessarily a natural at the art of conversation, I found this book to be full of helpful tools to facilitate basic social interactions and then some. My 9-year old daughter bought me this as a gift because she knew I read a lot of non-fiction. I enjoyed reading it; it was a quick read. An informative and mostly helpful primer on how to initiate, read, and improve one’s conversations. Oct 06, Bookworm rated it liked it Recommends it for: Much of it is common sense.
Hardcoverpages. In large doses it was a sleep-aid. I read this book three years ago. When the banter gets too sassy in my house, my scold is usually something like, “Hey, we don’t talk to one another like TV and mov Holly gave me this book. It served as a simple reminder to keep what I say in check. conversatiie
I picked this book up in hopes that it would help me make more of these opportunities and to better connect with clients, coworkers, potential employers etc This book is very good at providing basics in polite conversation. It also includes handy little sidebars on the various kinds of difficult conversational personalities, such as the bore, the gossip, the jerk, etc.
I read it again quickly. But the next two books I read with Kindle did not have that defect.
I talk a lot but not as much as she – and the other friend is a fount of information but also ceaselessly talks. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. So many conversations came to mind while reading this, mainly others who were attentive to me or where I made a solid connection. There are examples used which were very weird and outdated. Want to Read saving….
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Author Margaret Shepherd clearly pinpoints the traps and falls of rude conversation and aptly suggests remedies to that. I’ll admit I’m a sucker for etiquette books with nice covers. Feb 27, David Carver rated it really liked it Shelves: Perhaps it leaves out only family communication. Apr 29, Susan rated it it was ok Recommends xrta for: More people should read this book!
It pretty much reminds you that to be an ar I’ll admit I’m a sucker for etiquette books with nice covers. And, while the information is valuable and the narration excellent, it is hard to take in large doses. The author illustrates how enriching communication can be and how important it civilizqte to treat everyone with respect. It wasn’t what I thought convedsatiei was going to be.
Did it help me?
Anyone not raised by apes should already have enough couth to realize what this book is advocating. Oct 04, Stephanie rated it really liked it. And, the narration provided the intonation that lightens the mood and prevents the subject from being too dry. I tried to employ some of the techniques in my bookclub civilizatf the other day.
In our fast-paced, electronic society, the most basic social interaction–talking face-to-face–can be a challenge for even the most educated and self-assured ind For those intimidated by the complexity of personal interaction, or those simply looking to polish their speaking skills, The Art of Civilized Conversation is a powerful guide to communicating in an endearing way. I’m glad you My 9-year old daughter bought me this as a gift because she knew I read a lot of non-fiction.
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It also includes handy little sidebars on the various kinds of difficult conversational personalities, s This is not quite as good as Dale Carnegie or Miss Manners although it’s basically the offspring of their philosophiesbut very useful, concise, and to the point.