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Business Communication

This guide will offer you the basic information you'll need for communicating effectively in a business manner.

Featured Web-Based Videos

Thank Fast, Talk Smart: Communication Techniques 

This is one of the most viewed videos on business communications available on YouTube. Created by Stanford Graduate School of Business, this video provides you with the techniques you need to master the art of business communication. The speaker, Matt Abrahms, is a teacher at the university and specializes in strategic communications as well as public speaking. 

 

 

Julian Treasure: How To Speak So That People Want To Listen

Have you ever felt like you're talking, but nobody is listening? Here's Julian Treasure to help. In this useful talk, the sound expert demonstrates the how-to's of powerful speaking — from some handy vocal exercises to tips on how to speak with empathy. A talk that might help the world sound more beautiful.

Amy Cuddy: Your Body Language May Shape Who You Are

Body language affects how others see us, but it may also change how we see ourselves. Social psychologist Amy Cuddy argues that "power posing" — standing in a posture of confidence, even when we don't feel confident — can boost feelings of confidence, and might have an impact on our chances for success. NOTE: Some of the findings presented in this talk have been referenced in an ongoing debate among social scientists about robustness and reproducibility.

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