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Course SummaryUse this business writing course if you're looking for an easy way to boost your knowledge for an exam or reinforce your business class studies. Use engaging videos to learn more about such topics as workplace communication, paragraph construction and resume writing.
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- Confirm your understanding through lesson quizzes and chapter exams.
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In this course, you'll learn the answers to questions including:
- What are elements of effective workplace communication?
- What strategies facilitate cross-cultural communication?
- How do I adapt my writing to the audience?
- How are strong, coherent paragraphs constructed?
- Which sources should be cited in order to avoid plagiarism?
- What are the best ways to give and respond to constructive criticism?
- Which channel of communication is best for communicating different messages?
- How are visual aids best used in business presentations?
- What are some tips for writing high-quality resumes?
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