Business Communication Essentials, 8th Ed.
Chapter 1. Professional Communication in Today’s Digital, Social, Mobile World
Sherwood Fleming covers Microsoft's Skype Translator.
"If you want to be more productive, don't start by taking on new habits and routines," says Bill Murphy Jr.
"It's difficult, but certainly not impossible, to gracefully exit a conversation without hurting the other person's feelings," says Maggie Zhang.
"The savviest companies figured out long ago that a creative and colorful environment can make employees feel more energized and inspired at work," writes Maggie Zhang of BusinessInsider.
"Sir Tim Berners-Lee invented the World Wide Web 25 years ago.
Here is a Justin Gmoser video on the topic.
Richard Feloni features the work of Julian Treasure (photo, left) on the topic.
"The devil is in the details.
Take a look at Shalene Gupta's and Jake Turtel's treatment of the topic in a piece at Fortune.
"Increasing reading speed is a process of controlling fine motor movement -- period," declares Tim Ferriss (photo, left), author of The 4-Hour Work Week.
Robinson Meyer (photo, left) discusses the advantage of taking notes by hand.
"Loose lips sink relationships.
Logan Harper (photo, left) provides his answers to the question - Should you connect with co-workers on social media?
Hilary White (photo, left) lists "19 things unhappy people do that we should all try to avoid.
"Are you as confident as you'd like to be?
Meet Les Perelman (photo, far left) and his Babel generator.
"Almost everyone is terrible at multitasking.
"Your boss asks you why the project you were supposed to have submitted isn't completed.
"The second communication secret was summed up in Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back.
Erica Ho covers the topic in a piece at BusinessInsider.
"Some cognition experts have praised the effects of tech on the brain, lauding its ability to organize our lives and free our minds for deeper thinking.
"From the smallest e-mail to the most expensive advertisement every piece of communication is an opportunity to form an impression in your customer’s mind.
"When you introduce a new person by email, you can spark great new relationships if you share more than name and contact information.