Communication Works!

Communication Works!

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For courses in Business English, Editing and Proofreading, Career Development and Counseling, and Business Writing.This sensible approach to the requisites for language mastery explores grammar and composition, along with the skills needed for effective communication: reading, writing, speaking, listening, thinking critically, and collaborating. An additional focus on certain aspects of personal development and interpersonal skills, as they relate to numerous and varied jobs, complements the other material and provides students with practical information on how to succeed in the more

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  • Paperback | 468 pages
  • 210 x 274 x 20mm | 997g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 0130953857
  • 9780130953858

Table of contents

1. The Workplace in the Information Age: Customer Service, Effective Communication, and Teamwork. 2. Strategies for Successful Reading and Writing. 3. Note Making, Outlining, Handwriting, and Filling Out Forms. 4. Reading and Writing Paragraphs. 5. Grammar Works: Part One of Four: Three Elements of English Sentences: Nouns, Pronouns, and Adjectives. 6. Grammar Works: Part Two of Four: More of the Elements: Verbs, Prepositions, Adverbs, Conjunctions, and Interjections. 7. Grammar Works: Part Three of Four: Engineering Simple Sentences and Phrases. 8. Grammar Works: Part Four of Four: Engineering Simple Sentences into Compound, Complex, Compound-Complex, and List Sentences. 9. Guidelines to Punctuation and Summary of Grammar Pitfalls. 10. Words Work: Spelling, Vocabulary, Diction, and Conciseness. 11. Putting Communication Skills to Work: Summaries, Instructions, Reports, Proposals, and Business more