Business Communication Essentials, 8th Ed.
Chapter 1. Professional Communication in Today’s Digital, Social, Mobile World
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"If the members of the team cannot communicate, isolation limits their potential.
"I tell my clients and seminar participants that discomfort is an unavoidable part of changing how they communicate.
"Internal communication is important for any organization to function effectively.
"Successfully interacting with others is a key to your professional success.
"Here are 14 ways you can improve your communication skills in order to become a more effective leader.
"Effective communication is one of the most important life skills we can learn—yet one we don’t usually put a lot of effort into.
"A secure and efficient flow of information between companies, partners and customers contributes significantly to success in business.
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"Not long ago I worked with an energetic, creative group who, while focusing on presentation skills, wondered how to best engage their audiences.
"When leaders get "stuck in the weeds" and deliver an excess of data and details the listeners tune out and the message gets lost.
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"Formal manners and titles aren't elitist.
"Busy and productive are not the same thing.
"AI technologies today range from simple to extraordinarily complicated.
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"As technological planets align, artificial intelligence flourishes.