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Improve Your Communication Skills

Improve Your Communication Skills

Collection of articles and techniques for improving written, oral, and electronic communication skills.


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Victoria Holmes-Gordon
4 years ago
I have taught Organizational Communication and found it interesting of how students can not relate effective writing to communication. The site of Mind tools I have found during my undergraduate studies to be helpful. The information provided will be used for additional courses taught. Again, information was helpful!
Used in course? Yes
Karl Williams
Karl Williams (Faculty)
5 years ago
I've just finishing up teaching an Interpersonal Communications course, and I'm glad I found Communication Skills - Start Here Discover Our Top 100 Business Communication Tools in MindTools. I'll definitely be incorporating this into my course for Fall. The language is simple and easy to follow and with my classes filled with multiple competences this will work well.
Time spent reviewing site: 15 minutes
Susan Luck
Susan Luck (Faculty)
9 years ago

This site, MindTools, is a collection of quick interactive exercises, articles, and videos to amplify aspects of business communication.  Working adults will appreciate the guidelines presented in the article on handling difficult conversations; the results of the quiz entitled "What Kind of Communicatgor Are You?" is a good exercise for students to do as preparation for the first day of a business communication course since it lends itself well to discussion.

Used in course? Yes
Time spent reviewing site: 10 minutes
Rob Koonce
Rob Koonce (Faculty)
10 years ago

This resource provides a link to Mind Tools, a site protected by international copyright. It could be used to generate ideas for courses in leadership, strategy, communications, etc.