Resources to effective communication

Active Listening
Listening is one of the most important skills you can have, a good communication tool.
www.mindtools.com/commskll/activelistening.htm

Communication
Learn to communicate and listen to one another effectively
http://marriage.about.com/od/communicationkeys/commuication_skills.htm

Communication Skills Test
Found out how your interpersonal skills rate by taking this communication skills test.
http://www.queendom.com/tests/access_page/index.htm?idRegTest=2288

The Power of Laughter, Humor, and Play
Laughter, humor, and playfulness are powerful communication tools that create a sense of intimacy and connection in relationships.
http://www.helpguide.org/mental/eq7_playful_communication.htm