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Communication Basics Worksheet

Respond to the following in your own words:

1. Define communication.

|Communication is the passing of information from one person to another together with |
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|confidence, be consistent, follow audience pace, be lively, welcome feedback and use |
|varieties of ways to get throough message. |

3. Why are these principles important to effectively communicating in the workplace?

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