Teach Yourself the Clinton Factor: Communicating with Charisma

Overview

Be like Bill

Teach Yourself The Clinton Factor shows you how to cultivate a charismatic persona in your working life using the 42nd president as your model. The book concentrates on three areas of communicating in which President Clinton excels: story, status, and focus.

Read More Show Less
... See more details below
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (3) from $1.99   
  • New (1) from $2.00   
  • Used (2) from $1.99   
Sending request ...

Overview

Be like Bill

Teach Yourself The Clinton Factor shows you how to cultivate a charismatic persona in your working life using the 42nd president as your model. The book concentrates on three areas of communicating in which President Clinton excels: story, status, and focus.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071581899
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
  • Publication date: 7/24/2008
  • Series: Teach Yourself: Business Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 240
  • Sales rank: 1,289,014
  • Product dimensions: 5.00 (w) x 7.70 (h) x 0.68 (d)

Meet the Author

Actor David Gillespie and writer Mark Warren have many acting and writing credits between them in TV, film, and stage. They are also partners in The Speechworks, which specializes in one-to-one presentation skills training for public figures, sports personalities, board directors, and senior executives.

Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

Introduction/1. Story/stories; our basic mode of communication/getting the story right/the importance of good structure/edit, edit and edit again/less is more/a magical journey/go with the flow/bring it to life/the 30-word story/2. Status/what is status?/physical status/vocal status/mental/emotional status/status in business/status on stage/status in life/3. Focus/focus and concentration/Stanislavski; the father of focus/Stanislavski; the godfather of method acting/the three circles of concentration/3rd circle, 2nd circle, 1st circle/directing the movie/distribution and management of effective focus/De Niro, Pacino, Clinton/Summary

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews
  • Anonymous

    Posted July 16, 2008

    A superb insight into how we can improve communication and presentation skills

    I bought this in Britain. It's a great book with a lot of useful tips and learning exercises for all of us to improve how we come across to others in business and in life.If only lecturers studied presentation skills huh?

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews

If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
Why is this product inappropriate?
Comments (optional)