Business Communication Today, 15th Ed.
Chapter 1. Professional Communication in a Digital, Social, Mobile World
Jacquelyn Smith presents some advice from Darlene Price (photo, left).
"The first time I made a presentation to an executive team, I quickly realized it wasn’t business as usual," writes Lea McLeod (photo, left).
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"As soon as she made eye contact with the audience, all of the nervous tics disappeared — not because a wave of calm came over her, but rather because she fainted.
Take a look at this article by Drake Baer of BusinessInsider.
Shane Parrish, founder of the Farnam Street blog, discusses the concept of the circle of competence.
"Giving a presentation is very similar to public speaking.
"Just as with any kind of toxin, you need to limit your exposure and keep yourself protected.
Is there a difference between being efficient and being effective?
Drake Baer asks, "What can we do today to help out our future selves in 2019?
"Have you ever felt like you're talking, but nobody is listening?
"I’ve written hundreds of posts since beginning this blog.
Jeff Haden has his opinion and his list.
Ben Bajarin (photo, left) covers the topic at Time.
"Rather than risk your professional reputation (and dread your to-do list), take charge.
According to Natalie Burg (photo, left), "Business doesn’t happen face to face as often as some would like.
Paula Tarnapol Whitacre (photo, left) weighs in the topic.
"If you get decent value from making to-do lists, you'll get huge returns — in productivity, in improved relationships, and in your personal well-being — from adding these items to your not to-do list: Every day, make these commitments to yourself.
"You make goals… but then you procrastinate," begins Eric Barker in a piece at BusinessInsider.
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"If you've ever listened to yourself speak in a voicemail or video, you've probably wondered aloud "is that what I really sound like?
"In today's fast-paced world, we don't want to waste any more time than necessary," writes Maggie Zhang.