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The root of influence

Communication is at the root of personal, business, and community development. It is the foundation of healthy relationships, and therefore healthy organizations. We help you communicate well, which produces healthy results.

Creative Ideas

The fruit of communication

Business owners and nonprofit leaders influence others when they share their stories in creative ways that engage their audiences. Clear meaningful communication is key to professional, educational, and personal success. The Clapping Oak provides communication consultation, training, and services to organizations and individuals. This includes writing, editing, planning, tutoring, and staff-development workshops.

Meaning and influence

The purpose of communication