Chapter 1

Building the Foundation of Managerial Leadership Communication

Studies repeatedly point to the impact communication skills have on the ability of managers and leaders to succeed or fail. “The ability to communicate effectively may be the number one management quality,” stated Chris M. Martin, Yahoo writer, who himself holds a BS in Business Administration and a JD.1 Managers and leaders need to use effective communication strategies as they build their teams and organizations to achieve organizational objectives. Too often, individuals move into management or leadership roles without an awareness of the need to improve their communication skills. These individuals may be subject matter experts whose technical skills allowed them to ...

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