Communication in business requires the understanding of different communication styles, and the ability to break down communication barriers.
In business communication, effective communication requires a sort of “office communication toolkit” – the kind of resource Business Management Daily provides.
Bad communication in the workplace can prevent you, your co-workers and your boss from producing the best work possible, writes Dr. Suzanne Gelb for Daily Muse. Here are her three tips to help you figure out exactly what the message is.
Here's your monthly language tuneup.
Effective leaders learn how to put aside roving thoughts and distractions when conversing with people and open their ears. Here are some tips for active listening.
To get the information you really need to do your job well, you have to listen—not just "hear," but really listen. How's your approach to active listening? Take this quiz and find out:
Email is the most predominant—and preferred—means of communication for most business professionals. Follow these tips to leave the best possible impression when you conclude your email.
They're out there, hiding, ready to sneak up on your document and make it look amateurish. Can you stop them before the damage is done?
Here are three of the biggest communication fails in the workplace and what you can do to correct them.
ESPN'S Stephen A. Smith is no stranger to controversy. He seems to have a permanent case of foot-in-mouth disease. Last year he came under fire for implying that women somehow provoke domestic abuse, and this month, he is at it again. His comments are enough to earn him the title of Worst Communicator of the Month.
You see them, and maybe even send them, all the time: emails in which several people are addressed directly and several others cc’d. Consider the problems such “group huddle” messages can create and the chaotic thought processes that can result.
Using a word incorrectly can harm your image, writes Jeff Haden for LinkedIn. These common words can trip up even strong writers.