Essential Communication

Essential Communication


  • Author : Ronald B. Adler
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2015-01-02
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0199342369


Essential Communication Book Description :

Concise, compact, and visually exciting, Essential Communication is a fresh approach to human communication. Written by renowned author team Ron Adler, George Rodman, and Athena du Pré, the text more accurately reflects the way that today's students communicate yet still includes more substantive content than other brief books on the market. Filled with skills-oriented concepts and learning objectives, Essential Communication is salient, practical, and engaging. KEY FEATURES * A perfect balance of scholarship and practicality in a format that is comprehensive yet concise * The most comprehensive and practical coverage of issues affecting communication in contemporary life-like social media, ethics, culture, and professionalism-in multiple contexts *...

Essential Communication Skills for Nursing and Midwifery E Book

Essential Communication Skills for Nursing and Midwifery E Book


  • Author : Philippa Sully
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2010-05-19
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780702044380


Essential Communication Skills for Nursing and Midwifery E Book Book Description :

Effective communication skills are crucial in all aspects of nursing and midwifery practice - this book will enable readers to communicate effectively and with confidence in their professional practice. It focuses on the communication skills needed for the development of effective professional and therapeutic relationships. It is a 'how to do it' book that relates the theory of effective and ethical communication to the practice of nursing and midwifery and provides a framework for developing communication skills to meet a variety of situations....

Essential Communication

Essential Communication


  • Author : Professor Emeritus Ronald Adler
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2018-12-14
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0190650095


Essential Communication Book Description :

This is no ordinary textbook. With its revamped design, highly visual features, and concise coverage, the second edition of Essential Communication is a practical, interactive guide for students. Exercises and self-quizzes help students reflect on their own communication patterns and improve their skills. Focused on the fundamentals, every element of this text helps students become better communicators online, in person, at home, and at work....

Cop Talk

Cop Talk


  • Author : Virginia Kidd
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre: Law
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0965502937


Cop Talk Book Description :

This book is intended for police officers who want to improve their communication skills in the context of implementing the goals and objectives of community policing. The first chapter discusses basic communication principles that explain how a message is sent and received. It examines the content and relational message components, communication context, verbal and nonverbal codes, channel, and feedback. Chapter 2 is designed to improve an officer's interpersonal communication, as community policing increases the number of interactions between an officer and the community. Chapter 3 considers the dynamics of work groups. Step-by-step instructions are provided for planning and leading a small, task-oriented group meeting. Chapter 4 focuses on public ...

Essential Communication Strategies

Essential Communication Strategies


  • Author : Herbert Hirsch
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2004-04-05
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780471660897


Essential Communication Strategies Book Description :

Learn the tricks-of-the-trade of becoming a great technicalcommunicator Remember when you were an undergraduate and freshman compositionseemed so irrelevant to your life? After all, you were going toconquer the world with technological know-how. Your spellchecksoftware would handle the details. Now that you're a professional -pitching an idea, vying for a contract or grant, or presenting at ameeting - getting your point across effectively suddenly seemspretty essential for success, doesn't it? Fear not. This light-hearted text, brimming with proventechniques, good advice, and real-world examples that you caneasily apply to your own case, will turn you into an adeptcommunicator. Written expressly for technologists, this is asimple, concise, and practi...

Essential Communication Skills for Nursing and Midwifery

Essential Communication Skills for Nursing and Midwifery


  • Author : Philippa Sully
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2011-05-19
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0723436541


Essential Communication Skills for Nursing and Midwifery Book Description :

A 'how to' book that relates the theory of effective and ethical communication to the practice of nursing and provides a framework for developing communication skills to meet a variety of nursing situations....

Crackle and Fizz

Crackle and Fizz


  • Author : Caroline van den Brul
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release Date : 2013-11-29
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781783262861


Crackle and Fizz Book Description :

This is a book for scientists and other experts who need to explain the significance and potential of their work to colleagues, committees, funding bodies or the general public. It details how to harness story-telling principles to make complex or technical content easier to communicate and fulfilling for audiences. Eight narrative ingredients, Audience, Change and Affect, Lure, World, Character, Big Hook, Plot and Structure, are illustrated with examples and exercises to demonstrate how to build a presentation, how to pitch for funds or resources, how to make a persuasive argument, or simply how to explain ideas so they CRACKLE and FIZZ for the Audience. Contents:Your Audience: The Person or People Whose Full Engagement You NeedChange and Affect: Gi...

Shirley Taylor s Essential Communication Skills

Shirley Taylor s Essential Communication Skills


  • Author : Shirley Taylor
  • Publisher : Pearson Education
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Genre: Business communication
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0582432022


Shirley Taylor s Essential Communication Skills Book Description :

Shirley Taylor presents a comprehensive business communication textbook that focuses on the development of effective written and oral communication skills. The book offers examination-style questions for Pitman, RSA and LCCI candidates...