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Why Communication is important in leadership with Donna Hein

Thu 9:57pm 12 Oct 2017
We welcome Donna Hein back to the show to talk about the reasons that communication is integral to leadership. Donna's history as a senior manager in tourism, training and organisation development has  impressed on her the reasons to that communication is key.


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Testimonials

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"... consistently impressed with quality software"

... continuously and consistently impressed with quality software systems, web site design and now digital marketing. Key to the success in the past two years eCentral assisted us with their reputation management service that has positioned us as one of the most highly rated and recognised conveyancing practises in Queensland.

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Great product, great service within great time

The eCentral team were clear and precise with executing my website, branding and marketing needs. They were on time, on price and fit perfectly the vision I set out for. John is a completely professional and emapthic person who I would highly recommend for any business looking to improve their digital marketing and systems.

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