"Good communication is the bridge between confusion and clarity."

- Nat Turner

Communication: (1) the imparting or exchanging of information or news, (2) means of connection between people or places, in particular.   

Listening Skills

Start with a Video

- Four Levels of Listening with Mark Goulston (Skillsoft - 2 minutes)

- Better Listening with Kevin Eikenberry (Skillsoft - 5 minutes)


Dig Deeper with a Course

- Listening Essentials: The Basics of Listening (Skillsoft Course

- Be a Better Listener (Skillsoft Course


Continue Learning with a Book

- Listen Up! (Skillsoft Book)

- Dale Carnegie & Associates: Listen! The Art of Effective Communication (Skillsoft Book)

 


Print it out for later 

- Active Listening (Skillsoft

- Improving Your Listening Skills (Skillsoft

- Intelligent Listening (Skillsoft)

Presentation Skills

Start with a Video

- How to Give Charismatic Presentations with Nick Morgan (Skillsoft - 3 minutes)

- Three Keys to Great Presentations with Rob Jolles (Skillsoft - 3 minutes)


Dig Deeper with a Course

- Building Your Presentation (Skillsoft Course

- Basic Presentation Skills: Delivering a Presentation (Skillsoft Course
           - Shorter Version: Ensuring Successful Presentation Delivery (Skillsoft Course


Continue Learning with a Book

- 10 Steps to Successful Presentations (Skillsoft Book| Skillsoft Summary)

- TED Talks: The Official TED Guide to Public Speaking (Skillsoft Audio)

 


Print it out for later 

- Delivering a Presentation (Skillsoft

- Guidelines for Writing a Presentation (Skillsoft)

Faculty

 

Skillsoft

Log on to Skillsoft:

  1. Log on to your campus portal (my.cu.edu)
  2. Select the Skillsoft tile on the homepage

Lynda.com

Log on to Lynda.com:

  1. Log on to your campus portal (my.cu.edu)
  2. Open the dropdown menu at the top of the screen and select Training.
  3. Select the Lynda.com tile. (Lynda.com will open in a new window.)

Students

 

CU Boulder

  1. Log on to your student portal
  2. Click Training, in the lower right navigation
  3. Click Start Skillsoft 

UCCS

  1. Log on to your student portal
  2. Click Training, in the lower right navigation
  3. Click Start Skillsoft 

CU Denver | CU Anschutz

  1. Log on to your student portal
  2. Click Training, in the lower right navigation
  3. Click Start Skillsoft 

Students do not have access to Lynda.com.

Staff

 

Skillsoft

Log on to Skillsoft: 

  1. Log on to your campus portal (my.cu.edu)
  2. Select the Skillsoft tile on the homepage

Lynda.com

Log on to Lynda.com: 

  1. Log on to your campus portal (my.cu.edu)
  2. Open the dropdown menu at the top of the screen and select Training.
  3. Select the Lynda.com tile. (Lynda.com will open in a new window.)