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Daily Lift #648

Learn to Communicate Clearly

When you are articulate, you will be able to get your messages across more effectively. Listen carefully to the way other people speak in order to learn from them.

And when you speak, watch the facial expression of the person you are talking with, to see if your message is being well communicated.

(For a series of probing questions on this topic, see Rabbi Pliskin's "Gateway to Self Knowledge,"pp.130-1)

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