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.

Some people seem to get along with everyone. They’re easy to talk to, yet assertive and demanding when necessary. How do they do it?
Nine out of 10 people daydream in meetings, according to Training & Development.
Your boss walks into your office to deliver bad news about a lost account, late shipment or assembly-line bottleneck. Score major points by replying like a CEO.
Even if you’re a high-achieving superstar, bragging about your accomplishments won’t endear you to higher-ups.
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You’re not going to gain a gold-studded reputation and earn promotions unless bosses and colleagues listen to you.
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How to respond to a number of uncomfortable situations in the office
You want to extract great ideas from your team, so you call a meeting and ask for everyone’s input. Just make sure to lead a stimulating discussion where sparks fly.
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