Communicast Episode 3: Act as if You Are on the Same Team
November 30, 2021 Ryan Dunn - Act as if You Are on the Same Team

Ryan has consulted with the HR leaders of some of the largest and most well known companies in the world. He shares his thoughts on being a "learn it all" rather than a "know it all", discusses the importance of keeping your ego in check, and details his "act as if you are on the same team" style of communication.

Key takeaways:

  • 00:00 - Intro
  • 00:36- Background
  • 2:15 - What does the term "communication skills" mean to you?
  • 3:55 - What does it mean to you to be a "great communicator"?
  • 9:35 - What communication skills are companies looking for now, as opposed to 18 months ago, in employees to be effective in this new blended work environment?
  • 15:30 - What communication skills have you developed over the years that have led to your success?
  • 18:39 - How do you accomplish the goal of team cohesion?
  • 22:05 - Who is someone that you idealize as a good communicator?
  • 25:20 - Advice for someone early in their career

About Ryan Dunn:

Ryan Dunn has an extensive background and experience in leadership development and business to business sales, including multiple startups. He's a consultative partner and trusted advisor to C-Suite decision makers across the Fortune 500 and is known as a thought leader in the corporate learning, leadership, coaching, and talent management space.

Additional resources:

► Follow Communispond on LinkedIn for more communication skills tips:
► Connect with Scott D'Amico on LinkedIn:
► Connect with Ryan Dunn on LinkedIn:
► Subscribe to the podcast:
► Download the ProSpeak® app. Providing users with instant feedback on presentation and communication skills.
     - Apple:
     - Android:

Could you or your organization benefit from virtual or in-person communication skills training? Contact us: