Critical thinking and effective communication has become an important consideration in the process of education. Critical thinking, critical listening and effective communication have become an important consideration in the process of education. This complexity requires in the leader a basic and personal commitment that echoes for others the balance and discipline of critical thinking, critical listening processes and effective communication. To do this, it is imperative that the leaders create an essential understanding of the numerous definitions of critical thinking, critical listening and effective communication as a motivation for translating critical process into the action of leadership. Do you think texting and instant messaging has decreased the quality of communication skills? Provide examples of poor communication and the consequences?