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Nature volume 468, pages 10321033 (23 December 2010) | Download Citation

This year showed that good communication can make you a leader, and a better scientist, says Nancy Baron.

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  1. Nancy Baron is science outreach director for COMPASS and lead communications trainer for the Aldo Leopold Leadership Program. She is based at the National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, Santa Barbara, California 93101, USA. Her book Escape from the Ivory Tower: A Guide to Making Your Science Matter was published in August.

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