154 episodes

Join Matt Abrahams, a lecturer of Strategic Communication at Stanford Graduate School of Business, 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 do I write emails to get my point across? How can I easily convey complex information? How do I manage my reputation? Whether you’re giving a toast or presenting in a meeting, communication is critical to success in business and in life.
Think Fast, Talk Smart provides the tools, techniques, and best practices to help you communicate more effectively.

Think Fast, Talk Smart: Communication Techniques Stanford GSB

    • Business
    • 4.7 • 54 Ratings

Join Matt Abrahams, a lecturer of Strategic Communication at Stanford Graduate School of Business, 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 do I write emails to get my point across? How can I easily convey complex information? How do I manage my reputation? Whether you’re giving a toast or presenting in a meeting, communication is critical to success in business and in life.
Think Fast, Talk Smart provides the tools, techniques, and best practices to help you communicate more effectively.

    151. Get Hired: How the Right Communication Can Advance Your Career

    151. Get Hired: How the Right Communication Can Advance Your Career

    Find the words that work — to get work.

    • 26 min
    150. Communication Tips from the Classroom and Around the World

    150. Communication Tips from the Classroom and Around the World

    Good advice for good communication in this 150th episode.

    • 21 min
    149. Best of: How to Take Risks in Your Communication, Relationships, and Career

    149. Best of: How to Take Risks in Your Communication, Relationships, and Career

    Why we often over-index on risk.

    • 26 min
    148. Conviction and Compassion: How to Have Hard Conversations

    148. Conviction and Compassion: How to Have Hard Conversations

    "Directness, with respect, is essential.”

    • 27 min
    147. Disrupt Yourself: How to Innovate Who You Are and Become Who You Can Be

    147. Disrupt Yourself: How to Innovate Who You Are and Become Who You Can Be

    Disrupting yourself can open new doors and help you reach your full potential.

    • 24 min
    146. Stress Resets: How to Change Your Internal Dialogue to Communicate Better

    146. Stress Resets: How to Change Your Internal Dialogue to Communicate Better

    Manage stress by adjusting the conversations that we have with ourselves.

    • 19 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
54 Ratings

54 Ratings

David M London ,

Matt hits a home run

Great show for someone like me who finds public speaking difficult. Great tips that you can try out for yourself immediately. Really helpful in being able to come across confidently in all situations.

Marina Bagroovie ,

Excellent poscast

Absolutely love the show. Amazing speakers, each show is full of inspiring insights and ready to implement actions. I usually find one or two the most relevant to me insight and implement it within next 24 hours. Thank you so much for your show.

VictoriaRenn ,

Practical, expert advice

Just love how this show brings so much rich expertise, inspiration and practical ideas to try in all aspects of communication. I always look forward to each new episode!

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