Workplace Communication

In an era of Casual Fridays and work-from-home colleagues, how can you maintain effective office communication in a changing business climate?

We’ll steer you through changes in business etiquette, and help you successfully navigate through the new realities of workplace conflict and office politics.

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by on September 1, 2000 8:30pm
in Workplace Communication

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If negative emotions block you from behaving calmly or thinking rationally, shift to a more healthy mental state.
Make sure speakers know that you’re concentrating on their remarks by identifying the most important words you hear.
When someone or something breaks your concentration, you can react one of two ways: stay broken or resume your work.
Most politicians believe they will win the votes of 85 percent of the folks they shake hands with. They know that if they can establish a human bond—even for a few seconds—they will leave a good impression.