You know by now that I believe in short, concise blog posts that have immediate take-away. THIS post by Ken Davis is perfect example of such. If you’re trying to figure out how to maximize your influence and strengthen your platform, this short blog post is a must read. Whether you think of yourself as a speaker or not, you ARE a communicator. And how you leverage that skill will determine the extent of your impact.

“Every great leader that walked the face of the earth  practiced two essential skills. Whether you lead a major corporation, are an author, a pastor, a teacher or a politician, it is essential that you develop both these skills. They are like oars in a boat.  If you use both of them you can get somewhere.  If you use only one you will go in circles. These are the two essential skills of a great leader … “