Business Communication Essentials, 8th Ed.
Chapter 1. Professional Communication in Today’s Digital, Social, Mobile World
According to Scott Christ (photo, left), "The biggest change in my life came when I realized the only thing holding me back from what I wanted was me.
"Let’s take a look at the top social media brands as if it was a game of SNAKES and LADDERS.
"SMS remains the most useful engagement tool on mobile, followed by QR codes, two-way SMS and push notifications according to this new infographic.
"Tired of distractions clouding your focus?
"Executives have their internal communications staff churn out talking points and Powerpoint decks galore.
"Is brain work going the way of manual work?
"Way before the sun peeks over the horizon, a few chosen people awaken from their slumber and dive head first into their day.
The Undercover Recruiter presents a "new infographic that explores mobile job seeker behavior today and expectations for the future.
More and more companies rely on the social web to influence customers before the sale and support them after; these statistics explain why social help is becoming so pervasive.
"So we’re taking a stand here," begins Terry Heick, director at TeachThought.
"Being on the road for more than 150 days a year has made Joseph Grenny adept at being efficient on the fly.
"It’s pretty obvious that what you say in a presentation matters more than the way you say it.
"A client recently asked me to put together a webinar for the company’s internal communication staff on hot trends in internal communications" says Shel Holtz (photo, left).
"Want to work smarter in 2014?
"Mobile devices have become ubiquitous across the globe – as evidenced by this telling image contrasting major Papal occasions in 2005 and 2013.
"As technology adoption among small businesses increases, social media is an area that more business owners are becoming interested in.
"It’s hard out there for a paranoid cybersecurity reporter," writes Nicole Perlroth (photo, left).
According to Deborah Jacobs (photo, left), "If your list of career resolutions for 2014 doesn’t include, “Improve public speaking skills,” maybe it should.