John Major and Boris Yeltsin

An Example that Shows Communications Should be as Simple as Possible, but no Simpler

…I likes this exchange between John Major and Boris Yeltsin:

“JM: Well, Boris, in a word, how is Russia?

BY: Good.

JM: And in more than one word?

BY: Not good.”

Excerpt from: Lynn Barberโ€™s review ofย A Life in Questions by Jeremy Paxman.

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