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Communication skills : stepladders to success for the professional /

Essential reading for young professionals on the first rung of their career ladders, this second edition is an up-to-date and invaluable guide to improved communication skills, designed to develop the ambitious individual's prospects in their chosen profession. Tackling a broad range of differe...

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Main Author: Ellis, Richard, 1944-
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: Bristol ; Chicago : Intellect, 2009.
Edition: 2. ed.
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Related Items: Print version:: Communication skills.
Table of Contents:
  • Front Cover; Preliminary Pages; Contents; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction to New Edition; 2 Skills Development; 3 Interpersonal Skills; 4 Before You Start Communicating: Your Audience; 5 Listening and Interviewing; 6 Being Interviewed; 7 That Favourite & ndash; The Telephone; 8 Assertiveness, Styles of Communication and Managing Conflict; 9 Negotiation; 10 Communication in Groups; 11 Communicating In and Out of the Chair; 12 Communicating on your Feet: Presenting Yourself to Others; 13 Communication via the Keyboard: The Ingredients of Effective Writing; 14 The Process of Writing.