Business Communication Essentials, 8th Ed.
Chapter 4. Writing Business Messages
"This compilation of reading assigned to students everywhere will expand your horizons — and your bookshelves.
"Trust and cooperation are not standard in our organizations and yet we know they should be.
"Success in business depends on making good decisions.
"In this video, I will talk about how you can improve your fluency and confidence in English, even if you don't speak English on a daily basis.
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"In this super fun lesson, you'll learn 7 common conversational English phrasal verbs with examples from the popular TV series Friends! You will also meet Ethan from the Learn English with TV Series channel.
"Allison Shapira, CEO and Founder of Global Public Speaking LLC, discusses the subject of "uptalk" - when our voice rises at the end of a sentence and makes us sound like we're asking a question instead of making a statement.
"WSJ's Joanna Stern "bumps into" Steph Korey [photo, left] in the elevator and asks about the luggage company's push into physical retail, her advice for raising capital and her travel habits.
"If you really want to sound more natural and native in your spoken English you have to use contractions.
"Most of us have stumbled when saying an unfamiliar name.
"When should you pronounce the H and when should it be silent?
Liz Funk talks to Kim Dower (photo, left), a Los Angeles-based media trainer, on the topic.
"The TED speaker and podcast host shares 4 items from his to-don’t list — stuff he’s shed from his life to make him a happier and more effective human.
"So, you’ve found some great resources for studying English that suit your purpose.
"In this lesson you will learn everything you need to know about pronouncing the /æ/, AA as in BLACK vowel in American English.
"How to prepare for any speaking opportunity in English so it'll set you up for success (and not failure).
"Many students of English have the feeling that they’ve learned pretty much all the grammar they need.
"In today’s lesson, we’re going to continue our look at the 10 key characteristics of the successful business leader.
"For today’s lesson, we’re going to take a look at 10 key skills or characteristics that every successful business leader needs.
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