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Effective Phone Skills

by Jason Alba

In this course, you'll learn to have more effective phone skills through improved communication tactics and better relationship management.

What you'll learn

Effective communication and building relationships are key in order to have a successful call. In this course, Effective Phone Skills, you'll learn how to use core relationship and communication skills to improve your phone calls. First, you'll explore how to use your voice effectively and the power body language can have on calls. Next, you'll delve into planning for better calls in order to get the outcomes you need. Finally, you'll learn how to follow-up and take better notes on a call. By the end of this course, you'll have the skills and knowledge needed to know exactly what you can, and should, do to be more effective and successful on your calls.

About the author

Jason Alba has been a Pluralsight Author since 2012, specializing in soft skills and professional development. He started his IT career as an intern developing tools for a robust intranet. He transitioned to an IT manager at another company where his job included web development as well as other IT functions. After an acquisition Jason became VP and then general manager at a newly formed tech company. He founded and manages, a CRM for job seekers. Jason has authored three books.... more

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