Communication Essentials For Dummies, 1st Edition

  • Elizabeth Kuhnke
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  • ISBN-10: 0730319520
  • ISBN-13: 9780730319528
  • DDC: 302.2
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 192 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released June 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Packed with advice on improving verbal and non-verbal communication skills alike, Communication Essentials For Dummies is a comprehensive, approachable guide to communication no one should be without. Utilizing a core range of simple skills, this friendly guide shows you how easy it is to communicate effectively. You'll find out how to listen actively, establish rapport, communicate with credibility, manage communication in difficult situations and converse with ease using modern technology — and lots more.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents at a Glance.
Table of Contents.
1: Looking at the Finer Points of Great Communication.
2: Knowing What You Want to Achieve.
3: Grasping Different Communication Styles.
4: Listening Actively for Total Understanding.
5: Establishing Rapport for Effective Communication.
6: Choosing the Right Attitude.
7: Speaking with Clarity.
8: Getting Yourself Out of Sticky Situations.
9: Negotiating with Finesse.
10: Communicating Across Cultures.
11: Communicating Successfully through Technology.
12: Ten (Or So) Tips for Effective Communication.
About the Author.
Author's Acknowledgements.