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Top 100 Power Verbs: The Most Powerful Verbs and Phrases You Can Use to Win in Any Situation, CourseSmart eTextbook

By Michael Faulkner, Michelle Faulkner-Lunsford

Published by Pearson FT Press

Published Date: Jul 1, 2013


all your communications…
in business and beyond
with everyone, everywhere!


The top 100 power verbs
•¿ express strength, intelligence, and confidence
¿•¿ drive change and motivate action
•¿ make you a more powerful, charismatic leader


Grab the right verb and use it the right way to:
Work any room and become a truly unforgettable networker
Write crisp, focused, highly-effective reports, emails, memos, and business plans
Present brilliantly, whether you’re a president, professor, preacher, or pundit
Deepen and strengthen your relationships with every client, customer, and investor

Jam-packed with examples drawing on thousands of years of storytelling, literature, and experience


Indispensable for everyone who wants to win!

Table of Contents

Introduction     1
CHAPTER 1 The Connection Between Communications and Success     2
 Verb Forms     5
CHAPTER 2 How to Use This Book     9
 Additional Support for You     10
CHAPTER 3 100 Top Action Verbs for Business, Brokering, Banking, Bargaining, and Occasionally Betting the Farm     14
CHAPTER 4 100 Top Action Verbs for Challenging Situations and Difficult Moments, Calumny, Comebacks, or When You Just Want to Get in the Last Word     83
CHAPTER 5 100 Top Action Verbs for Mind Games, Mental Panache, Mastermind Monkey Business, Meeting MENSAs, or Just Showing Off     125
CHAPTER 6 100 Top Action Verbs for Presenters, Professors, Preachers, Poets, Playwrights, and Pundits Searching for Savoir Faire     165
CHAPTER 7 100 Top Action Verbs for Schooling, Sagacity, Shrewdness, and Other Times to Be Sharp and Serious     210
CHAPTER 8 100 Top Action Verbs for Schmoozing, Socializing, Shindigs, Getting Sentimental, or Using Your Networking to Work the Room     256
Additional Sources     307
Index     311

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