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Grammar Slammer Grammar Slammer

Punctuation, usage, spelling ... the Grammar Slammer is keeping an eye on the way we use (and misuse!) the written word.

Communications Library Communications
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Keep on top of vital issues and improve your interactions with subordinates with a wide range of printable training guides.

Presentation Station Presentation Station

Tomorrow's the biggest presentation of your life, and you're still not quite feeling it. Here's a library of nuts and bolts assistance.

Multimedia Training Multimedia Training

A wide selection of video and audio recordings on communications issues is here to train you and your staff, whether you have only five minutes to spare or 75.

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What to Say When...

What to Say When...

…A worker falls into a prolonged funk

For whatever reason, employees sometimes fall into a disgruntled funk. If the mood persists, it’s time for the talk. Here are four steps to take.

Social Studies

Social Studies

Spice it up with interactive content

Interactive content is a powerful way to engage your social media followers, because it encourages them to act. Here are five memorable ways to connect with your audience.

Sound Bites

Sound Bites: February ’20

Pause to let your audience catch up. When we write, we automatically use complete sentences. So why do we tend to ramble in oral presentations? Ironically, we’re trying to clarify our ideas by linking them. One idea leads to the next, and soon we have a long, long sentence. Instead, make one point per sentence, and guide the audience from topic to topic. For example, “First, we’ll cover . . . ,” “The next area is . . . ,” and so on. Your audience will follow more easily—and your throat won’t get so dry.

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