Publisher: Myungjin Publication
Pub. Date: April 2004
Format: 220 X 145 mm
Softcover: 198 pages
How much time do you think is needed for you to have an impact on others? The author of "The Power of Three Minutes" answers that three minutes are enough for you to convey your opinion to others. According to three minutes are the maximum of time during which you can keep your highest level of concentration. Nobuo Takai is a prolific writer with 20-some books published in his name as well as a successful Japanese lawyer specializing in human resources and labor management. He gives readers tips of his own to impress others and teaches them the ways to improve communication skills. It is said that film producers at Hollywood demand screenplay writers during their daily meeting to explain their stories within three minutes because too many writers visit the film studio a day. And many sales people try to persuade and move their promising customers during the short time. To have an impact on others within three minutes, a person has to have a clear opinion about topics and understand what is the core of the issue. He also kindly explains details of the process in persuasive conversation from a speaker's attitude to necessary gestures. It would be helpful to hear from a competent speaker, who is renowned for speedy and powerful argument at court, if you want to improve your communication skill.