Business Communication Today, 15th Ed.
Chapter 14. Planning Reports and Proposals
"Nobody likes being in a rut.
"I’ve spent the past decade researching and writing about elite performers in creative fields.
Lydia Dishman reports over at FastCompany.
Kathleen Chaykowski has the details at Forbes.
"Here are ten tips to help you add a little zing! to your next presentation.
"Giving up on something isn’t always a bad thing, but there’s something to be said for pushing yourself even when you’re ready to throw in the towel.
Stephanie Scotti, in this part 2 of 2 posts at SmartBlogs.
Amy Morin (photo, left) reports on the topic at Forbes.
Science Node reports on the topic.
"It’s the problem we all face at the office: how to manage your time.
"Hiring managers often doubt that anyone really wants to take a step “down.
"Beyond the prerequisite of merely getting the audience to listen, your voice also projects an image about you that can enhance your credibility and persuasiveness — or not.
Lydia Dishman reports at Fortune.
According to AdRoll, which offers the service, "Retargeting converts window-shoppers into buyers.
"These 25 examples of gamification in business run the gamut for potential uses, but brands are coming up with innovative ways to incorporate game-like features into ordinary activities every day.
"Managing change is the make or break for successful organizations and their leaders.
Geoff Colvin reports at Fortune.
"She brings a Wall Street sensibility to the “moonshot” tech company.
“It’s not like stores are dead, but you’re going to see a reimagining of retail and malls," says Barbara Kahn (photo, left).
"Mounting and sustaining social initiatives takes time, talent and resources.
"Emotions are what make us human, but sometimes, our most human side can lead us into pitfalls that could have been easily avoided had we kept our emotions in check.