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- Students who have fallen behind in understanding how to develop and use visuals and graphics in business communications, as well as the legal and ethical aspects of such usage
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Students Will Review:
This chapter helps students review the concepts in a unit on managing data and using graphs in business communications in a standard business course. Topics covered include:
- Usage of textual vs. visual graphics
- Ethical aspects of producing and using graphs to convey quantitative information
- Strategies for making useful and effective graphics
1. Using Visuals to Present Data: Textual Graphics vs. Visual Graphics
Textual and visual graphics can aid in visually presenting data to a business audience. You must first identify the type of data you will be presenting and then decide whether it is details, patterns or relationships being communicated.
2. Ethical Considerations When Using Visuals in Workplace Communication
There are important ethical considerations when using visuals in workplace communication. This lesson covers specific guidelines that individuals can follow to ensure that the visual message is an appropriate representation of the truth.
3. The Importance of Using Communication Technology Wisely
It is very important for businesses to use communication technology wisely. This lesson explores why companies need guidelines or a code of conduct for employees to understand the limits of cell phones, emails, texting, and social media.
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- Preparing Written Messages
- Communicating Electronically
- Delivering Good & Neutral Tone Messages
- Delivering Bad News Messages
- Delivering Persuasive Messages
- Reporting Process & Research Methods of Business Communication
- Organizing & Preparing Reports & Proposals
- Designing & Delivering Business Presentations
- Preparing Job Applications
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- Motivation & Management Theories in Business
- Decision Making & Problem Solving Strategies
- Principles of Change Management
- Control as a Function of Management
- Basic Financial Statements
- Inventory Cost & Valuation
- Fundamentals of Microeconomics
- Online Privacy & Security
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