Effective Communication for Colleges

Author: Clarice Brantley,Michele Miller

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0324374763

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 496

View: 7380

In a world of information overload, the newest edition of EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION FOR COLLEGES (ECC) cuts through the clutter to deliver a clear path to better communication skills. Practical and straightforward, ECC is a simply effective total communication package. The compact teaching and learning package is the perfect fit for today's busy classroom and workplace. This newest edition incorporates the time-tested Communication-by-Objectives (CBO) approach for preparing and delivering successful messages, whether the messages are written or spoken, formal or informal, paper or digital. Contemporary content is supported by abundant examples, annotated illustrations, reinforcement exercises, timely case studies, and focused grammar reviews. The 11th edition combines a text, a workbook, and an exhaustive grammar and format reference into one powerful textbook. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Effective Communication for Colleges

Author: Brantley,Clarice Pennebaker Brantley,Miller

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780324543384

Category: Business

Page: 496

View: 9762

Simply put, this new edition is power packed with just the right learning tools. Each chapter of EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION FOR COLLEGES (ECC), 11e, includes features that enhance learning and retention -- and promote more effective communication skills.

Effective Communication for Colleges

Author: CTI Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN: 1467284246

Category: Education

Page: 34

View: 1947

Facts101 is your complete guide to Effective Communication for Colleges. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Effective Communication for the Technical Professions

Author: Jennifer MacLennan

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780195444681


Page: 464

View: 9325

Effective Communication for the Technical Professions is a core text aimed at the first- through third-year university and college levels. Using a theoretical and practical approach, this text is a concise guide to technical communication that helps students practise critical reading and analysis skills, technical writing, as well as develop communication skills employers value. By approaching communication as a human process that requires not only clarity of purpose, but also a strong sense of audience, the text is based on the premise that an understanding of basic rhetorical theory can enhance one's practical communication skills.

Effective Communication for District and School Administrators

Author: Theodore J. Kowalski

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1475808860

Category: Education

Page: 200

View: 5909

This book is a unique and necessary contribution to the literature on school administration. Research, theory, and practice were melded to produce a book that can be used as a primary or supplemental text or as professional growth resource for practitioners.

Effective English for Colleges

Author: Jack E. Hulbert,Michele Goulet Miller

Publisher: South-Western Pub

ISBN: 9780538724531

Category: English language

Page: 416

View: 1639

Using a proven application approach to build language skills, you may not have achieved in high school, Effective English for Colleges, 10e, thoroughly reviews, concepts, examples and application to get you quickly up to speed. This full-color, non-threatening learning tool is divided into manageable segments to help develop grammar, editing, writing and usage skills vital to successful written communication. Technology applications can be found in the book either under the Techlink sections or by visiting this website: www: communicationlink.swep.com.Look for this exciting 10 edition to be available to you by January 2001

English and Communication for Colleges

Author: Thomas L. Means

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 128541442X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 640

View: 2510

Better communicators get better jobs! ENGLISH AND COMMUNICATION FOR COLLEGES combines the best English and Communication principles to show you how to succeed in college and the workplace. Plus, you'll learn the material easily through team activities and case studies. And with plenty of study guides and internet resources, test time won’t be a problem either. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Effective Communication in Organisations

Author: Michael Fielding

Publisher: Juta and Company Ltd

ISBN: 9780702166501

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 612

View: 7306

With a focus on outcomes-based education, this business communication manual caters to the needs of students of business communication at universities, technikons, and private colleges with updated information on writing e-mail messages and using the Internet. Adopting the premise that poor communication can cost an organization business and competitive status in the marketplace, this text focuses on refining and clarifying the products of communication within the company and with the public. Particular focus is paid to interpersonal conversation in small groups, formal meetings, and interviews; written clarity in internal business plans, e-mails, and memos; accessible materials for mass communication and public relations; and rules of basic grammar and punctuation. Examples of all mentioned tools are provided along with the theory and practice of their use.

Effective Communications for the Technical Professions

Author: Jennifer MacLennan

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780195425475

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 411

View: 5655

Based on the premise that an understanding of basic rhetorical theory can enhance one's practical communication skills, Effective Communication for the Technical Professions is an indispensable resource for students of engineering, applied science, and technical writing. Using an approach that is both theoretical and practical, this core text is a concise guide that treats technical communication as a human process requiring clarity of purpose as well as a strong sense of audience. By focusing on building critical reading, analytical, technical writing, and communication skills, this important indigenous text helps students become proficient in key areas that are valued by employers.

Effective Communication for School Administrators

A Necessity in an Information Age

Author: Theodore J. Kowalski,George J. Petersen,Lance Darin Fusarelli

Publisher: R & L Education

ISBN: 9781578865888

Category: Education

Page: 243

View: 408

In Effective Communication for School Administrators: A Necessity in an Information Age the authors blend research, theory, and practice as they examine the critical nature of communication in contemporary practice for administrators. Divided into two parts, it examines relationships among communication, public relations, and school reform and addresses effective communicative behavior in relation to learning organization, democratic leadership, organizational networks, conflict, positive relationships, and site-based management.

Aids: Effective Health Communication For The 90s

Effective Health Communicaton for the 90's

Author: Scott C. Ratzan

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1135911827

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 267

View: 7960

Despite educational efforts, the majority of Americans are still under the misconception that they are not at risk from HIV/AIDS infection. In addition, the federal government only spends 2% of the total designated federal AIDS funding toward prevention. Thus, information in respect to AIDS and health communication in any comprehensive nature is almost nonexistent.; This book aims to rectify the situation by presenting detailed analysis and actions necessary to confront the AIDS pandemic on every level of the communication realm. Contributors are experienced researchers, educators, government officials, and physicians. They examine the issue from a number of standpoints, including: communication, adolescent medicine, public administration, psychology, journalism, audiology, speech and language pathology, neurological surgery, preventive medicine and public health.

Communication Skills for Community College Students

Author: Linda O'Connor,Thomas Cheesebro,Francisco Rios

Publisher: BookBaby

ISBN: 1483557413

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 418

View: 5132

Communication Skills for Community College Students was created to meet the needs of students enrolled in technical and career-oriented college programs, as well as workers already employed in business and industry. The primary focus of this text enables you to develop communication skills that will ensure your success on the job. This reader-friendly text is designed to provide you with a solid working understanding of communication that applies concepts, develops skills, and fosters creative applications. Communication Skills for Community College Students does all three in an engaging manner with a warm, understandable tone.

Effective Communication Skills for Health Professionals

Author: Philip Burnard

Publisher: Nelson Thornes

ISBN: 9780748733125

Category: Medical

Page: 265

View: 1083

Providing practical ways of enhancing communication between health professionals, their clients and their colleagues, this book deals with four distinct areas of work in which good communication skills are essential, covering educational, therapeutic, organizational and personal interactions. Within each area, strategies are discussed for teaching, presentation, computing, listening, management and interviewing skills.

Interpersonal Communication Skills in the Workplace

EBook Edition

Author: Perry MCINTOSH,Richard A. LUECKE

Publisher: AMACOM Div American Mgmt Assn

ISBN: 0761215115

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 160

View: 1634

Effective communication is an important element of success for every organization, leader, manager, supervisor, and employee. Good communication skills are a prerequisite for advancement in most fields and are key to exercising influence both within and beyond the work group. This edition retains the subject matter strengths of the previous version and augments them with content that reflects new understandings of interpersonal communications, new communication technologies, and new organizational practices that include wider spans of management control, greater employee empowerment, geographically dispersed work groups, and team-based activities. It also contains new material on persuasive communications, dialogue, and nominal group technique. New chapters on techniques for generating ideas and solutions and communicating in the multicultural workplace offer fresh perspectives on topics that have become increasingly important in today’s workplace. Throughout the book, the authors provide assessments, exercises, and Think About It sections that offer readers numerous opportunities for practice and feedback. Any person can realize the benefits of improved communication skills. Interpersonal Communication Skills in the Workplace, Second Edition, provides the insight and expertise needed to achieve this goal. Readers will learn how to: * Solve common communication problems. * Communicate with different personality types. * Read non-verbal cues. * Improve listening skills. * Give effective feedback. * Be sensitive to cultural differences in communication. This is an ebook version of the AMA Self-Study course. If you want to take the course for credit you need to either purchase a hard copy of the course through amaselfstudy.org or purchase an online version of the course through www.flexstudy.com.

Effective Communication for Academic Chairs

Author: Mark Hickson,Don W. Stacks

Publisher: SUNY Press

ISBN: 9780791408612

Category: Education

Page: 231

View: 4452

This handbook examines the communication aspects of the management position in academia. Most academic department chairs are not trained in management skills, including communication strategies. While previous works have dealt with personnel and time management issues, this book illustrates how to communicate with faculty, students, consultation teams, and other administrators in ways that improve the workings of a department while decreasing the workload and tension that often accompany the appointment.

Heikle Gespräche

Worauf es ankommt, wenn viel auf dem Spiel steht

Author: Kerry Patterson,Al Switzler,Joseph Grenny,Ron McMillan

Publisher: Linde Verlag GmbH

ISBN: 3709402522

Category: Law

Page: 240

View: 2768

Der New-York-Times-Bestseller in der 2. Auflage Ob am Arbeitsplatz, in der Partnerschaft, der Familie oder im Freundeskreis, wir alle kommen hin und wieder in die Lage, heikle Dinge offen ansprechen zu müssen. Aber wer führt schon gern Gespräche, bei denen Meinungsverschiedenheiten, Einwände und Ärger vorprogrammiert sind? Viele Menschen schrecken davor zurück, weil sie nicht wissen, wie sie sich in solchen Situationen richtig verhalten sollen. Genau dabei hilft dieses Buch. Der Bestseller liefert praktische Tipps und Techniken und zeigt nun bereits in der zweiten, überarbeiteten Auflage, wie man schwierige Gespräche konstruktiv meistert und auch über unangenehme Themen gelassen diskutiert.

Effective Communication With Children and Youth

A Guide for Parents and Youth Workers

Author: Stella Okoronkwo

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 145202023X

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 124

View: 3414

Effective communication with children and youth is written to equip parents, teachers, children and youth workers with strong communication skills. It contains effective strategies that encourage them to look at learning through the eyes of the learners. The book also encourages pastors and community leaders to accord children and youth an important place in their church and community and mentor them until they reach their potential.It was written due to popular demands from Sunday school teachers and youth workers the author trained over a period of time in Nairobi, Kenya.Who can use this book? School teachers Social workers Youth pastors and senior pastors Bible schools and theological colleges Universities Parents

Say This, Not That to Your Professor

36 Talking Tips for College Success

Author: Ellen Bremen

Publisher: Pearson College Division

ISBN: 9780321869173

Category: Education

Page: 260

View: 9628

"Discover the right words to improve your grades, manage your classes, and build communication skills for life."--Cover.

Communicating for Managerial Effectiveness

Challenges | Strategies | Solutions

Author: Phillip G. Clampitt

Publisher: SAGE Publications

ISBN: 1506361706

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 384

View: 4197

Appreciated by thousands of thoughtful students, successful managers, and aspiring senior leaders around the world Communicating for Managerial Effectiveness skillfully integrates theory, research, and real-world case studies into models designed to guide thoughtful responses to complex communication issues. The highly anticipated Sixth Edition builds on the strategic principles and related tactics highlighted in previous editions to show readers how to add value to their organizations by communicating more effectively. Author Phillip G. Clampitt (Blair Endowed Chair of Communication at the University of Wisconsin–Green Bay) addresses common communication problems experienced in organizations, including: Communicating about major changes spanning organizational boundaries Selecting the proper communication technologies Transforming data into knowledge Addressing ethical dilemmas Providing useful performance feedback Structuring and using robust decision-making practices Cultivating the innovative spirit Building a world-class communication system