L23- What is Your Communication Intent?


Is it to beg, ask or plead?


Or is it to rope in, coopt or recruit into your group, convince to your way of thinking?


To fight, hurt, get even, exact revenge?


To give, offer, augment, provide?


To capture, possess, ensnare?


Are you opening a door, giving a chance, offering a way, providing a choice?


Are you offering a Trojan Horse, a gift hiding your desire to capture, win, or vanquish?

What is your communication intent?

And what is your manner of voicing? (Review the “12 Manners of Voicing” in a previous blog post.)

Your end and means of communication determine its learning outcomes.

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One Response to “L23- What is Your Communication Intent?”

  1. L26 -Bohm’s Dream: a Revolution in How We Communicate « Apin Talisayon’s Weblog Says:

    […] agenda, conscious or unconscious, drives communication behavior, and the other side senses it and resists […]

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