Business Communication Today, 15th Ed.
Chapter 14. Planning Reports and Proposals
"We've all been in those situations where we've forgotten someone's name.
"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.
According to Emmie Martin (photo, left), "When searching for a new job, it's smart to reach out to anyone in your network who might be able to help: former managers, career coaches, old colleagues.
"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.
"'We have an epidemic of fake listening," says Nick Morgan, speech coach and author of new book Power Cues: The Subtle Science of Leading Groups, Persuading Others, and Maximizing Your Personal Impact.
"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.
"Like many of you, I am a trained marketer and a DIY designer," begins Brittany Leaning (photo, left) in a piece at Hubspot.
"Visual communication is a tricky endeavor, because it involves a language that is only partially understood as well as mysterious and complex brain processes.
"Between career fairs, coffees, and in-office interviews, I've interviewed hundreds of people," declares Jessica Liebman (photo, left).
"There are so many interesting facts and numbers in the world of presentations, this infographic could be 5 times the size.
"You probably dread work meetings.
Blog On Linguistics discusses the topic.
"You make goals… but then you procrastinate," begins Eric Barker in a piece at BusinessInsider.
"Power Searching With Google provides six units of study on search strategies.
"Time is seen in a particularly different light by Eastern and Western cultures, and even within these groupings assumes quite dissimilar aspects from country to country," writes Richard Lewis (photo, left).
"Our focus has shifted from Social Media to VISUAL Social Media.
According to Richard Feloni, "Once you finish your written speech or PowerPoint slides, you're only halfway done preparing a great presentation.
"Learn job search strategies using mobile devices.
"When you've applied for dozens of jobs, actually landing an interview can seem like a major accomplishment.