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4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 4.00 (445 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: John C. Maxwell Narrator: Wayne Shepherd Publisher: HarperCollins Christian Format: Abridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date: August 2011 ISBN: 9781400204052
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Only one thing stands between you and success.

It isn't experience.  It isn't talent.

World-renowned leadership expert John C. Maxwell says if you want to succeed, you must learn to connect with people.  And while it may seem like some folks are just born with it, the fact is anyone can learn how to make every communication an opportunity for a powerful connection.  In Everyone Communicates, Few Connect, Maxwell shares the Five Principles and Five Practices to develop the crucial skill of connecting, including:

  • Finding common ground
  • Keeping your communication simple
  • Capturing people's interest
  • Inspiring people
  • Staying authentic in all
  • Your relationships
The ability to connect with others is a major determining factor in reaching your full potential.  It's no secret!  Connecting is a skill you can learn and apply in your personal, professional, and family relationships- and you can start now!
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Listener Opinions

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Mary Grace | 2/15/2014

    " great book! can be applied by anyone to anyone! big help! "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Stephanie | 2/6/2014

    " Tips on public speaking and making connections with people. Basically, don't put yourself first. Listen, listen, listen. Be funny. Nothing new, but nice for those who are struggling with public speaking or meeting the public. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Monica | 2/3/2014

    " Loved the book and the application steps that were available. This was his first book of getting the general population feedback on the book to enhance the book before releasing it. Excellent Information! Will read again ;) "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Theodene | 2/2/2014

    " Love it! Humility and honesty in this book! Great for anyone trying to communicate to a room full of people or even one-on-one conversations! Highly recommended reading! "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Claudia Jones | 1/20/2014

    " I thoroughly loved this book! I have started to using some of the applications already and they are working! "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Ryan Jenkins | 1/20/2014

    " MUST READ FOR POTENTIAL/CURRENT COMMUNICATORS! "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Bryan | 1/17/2014

    " Great read for those who need their people skills sharpened and for every leader In ministry! One of my favorites from John Maxwell! "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Virgilyo de Souza | 1/12/2014

    " If you want to improve your communication skills, this is the book to read. Amazing insight. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Leila | 1/10/2014

    " The ideas in this book are not new, but I really like the way the author compiles and repackages the content to make it short and clear. Maxwell makes it easier to understand and remember the concepts and tips. Very useful to beginning teachers and anyone who has to make public speeches. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Bisher | 1/8/2014

    " "Connection always begins with a commitment to someone else" P.89 My take from this book. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 3impressions | 12/15/2013

    " This book is not what I expected, it was better. I learned so much that it was almost overwhelming in the best way possible. If you truly want to learn the art of connecting, then this book is for you. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Tina | 12/9/2013

    " He once again puts out a good advice book. He gives some solid tools on how to connect with others and have more meaningful relationships. Good read. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Gayle | 9/5/2013

    " It's great but I love John Maxwell so I may be a bit biased. Lots of great tips, information and inspiration! "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Jim | 8/12/2013

    " Lots of helpful thoughts and practices to help you become a better communicator one-on-one, with groups and with a large audience. Definitely worth reading. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Aaron | 7/24/2013

    " This book focuses on making connections with people in order to make communication stick. It offers many suggestions. I appreciated Maxwell's use of personal examples to illustrate his points. A good book for anyone who interacts with others on a regular basis -which is everyone. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Naty | 7/22/2013

    " It's quite an interesting book. It really helps everyone. It's a great book for people who have to do public speaking, sales, customer service...but also for everyone who just wants to learn how to communicate with other more effectively. I really enjoyed this book "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Soundview Executive Book Summaries | 6/22/2013

    " Everyone Communicates, Few Connect: What the Most Effective People Do Differently by John C. Maxwell was chosen by Soundview Executive Book Summaries as one of the Top 30 Business Books of 2010. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Janique | 3/11/2013

    " A simple and effective reminder of what it takes to really connect with people. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Ken Wooi | 1/30/2013

    " good in presentation and connect to everyone "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Ariadna73 | 1/1/2013

    " It is a good set of advice about how to better connect to people. I found it a little bit academic for my taste. I went over the pages quickly and just as quickly grew tired of the tone. However; I think it is worth a second look and I will certainly give it one in the future. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Kevin | 12/21/2012

    " Great book if you're looking for ways to connect 1 on 1, with a small group, or with an audience. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Stephen | 11/24/2012

    " This book helped me understand that dealing with people is not all about me. Listening to the person speak and giving myself time to respond helps with a connection. This connection crosses all parts of my life from business to family and friends. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Kristine | 10/28/2012

    " Great book. I hope to read and re-read it over time. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Zach | 9/7/2012

    " Great book, it a longer read than some but worth it. Great advice, quotes and knowledge within this book. "

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About the Author
Author John C. Maxwell

John C. Maxwell, known as America’s expert on leadership, speaks to hundreds of thousands of people each year. He has communicated his leadership principles to Fortune 500 companies, the United States Military Academy at West Point, and sports organizations such as the NCAA, the NBA, and the NFL. A New York Times bestselling author, he has written more than thirty books, including Winning with People and Today Matters. Two of his books, Developing the Leader within You and The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership, have sold more than one million copies apiece.

About the Narrator

Wayne Shepherd’s voice is heard widely in Christian radio and television, as well as numerous audiobooks and special projects. With nearly forty years of broadcast experience, Wayne serves a growing number of clients as a radio host, interviewer, voice-over talent, and consultant.