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.
If you want 100% consensus before you make a decision, chances are you’ll be waiting a long time. Rather than trying to elicit a “Yes” from every member of your team, follow these steps.
To understand what your boss means—and expects—use this handy list to decode some common phrases he or she likely uses.
To come out on top in negotiations, don’t resort to bad behavior to win. Avoid the following.
This month’s Best Communicator Award may surprise you, but I’m giving it to Naomi Osaka, the professional tennis player, after winning the WTA event in Indian Wells.
When people ask “May I pick your brain?” it’s a compliment because they want to tap your expertise. When you’re strapped for time, it feels more like a hassle. Here’s what to do.
The best communicators adapt their messages on the fly—as they’re speaking—in response to verbal and non-verbal cues from the audience. Here’s how you can too.
If you want to protect your job—and climb that ladder—don’t use these career-killing phrases at work.
Too many content creators believe that a few typos in a blog, social media post or sales copy are “just fine” because people don’t pay attention to them. The experts disagree. In fact, they say typos can decrease your sales. Here’s why.
If you want to ruin your presentation fast, utter these phrases in your introduction.
Do you desperately need your co-workers—or even your boss—to move a little faster and deliver on a request? Use these subtle, polite phrases to encourage them to step it up.
Despise public speaking? Follow these tips to make the whole experience less scary.
One of the most important skills you can learn is how to describe complex or complicated ideas in a way that everyone can understand. Follow this advice to master the skill.
With so many of us looking at our smartphones, it’s almost quaint to have a face-to-face conversation. Yet there’s no replacement for looking into someone’s eyes and establishing a bond.
Do employees or co-workers regularly interrupt you or do other tasks, such as look at their phones, as you speak? Use these phrases to put an end to the rude behavior.
Slack, a team collaboration and communication tool, is becoming increasing popular in the workplace, especially for virtual and hybrid teams. If you are using it, make sure you follow these courtesy rules so that everyone benefits from—and doesn’t resent—the technology.
Studies show that people who have strong friendships at work tend to be happier, healthier and more productive. However, the situation can turn negative if one friend oversteps or stresses the other one out.