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Assignment 23 - ENCE 320 Chapter 12 Questions p.382 1...

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ENCE 320 Chapter 12 Questions p.382 1. Discuss why oral communication is important to project success, and describe several ways of enhancing such communication. Oral communication is important to project success because it allows everyone to stay on track. When information is communicated orally, the margin of error for understanding a certain task becomes much smaller. Oral communication can be enhanced by practicing. 2. Discuss why written communication in the form of memos and external letters is important to project success, and describe several ways of enhancing such communication. Written communication is an efficient way of communicating to a large group of people when a meeting seems impractical. They play an important role in a successful outcome of a project because they too keep everyone on track and inform people of certain changes to scope. 3. Why are listening skills important in effective communication? How can you improve your listening skills? Failure to listen can cause a breakdown in communication. Ways to improve listening skills include focusing on the person talking, engaging in active listening, asking questions, and no interruptions. 4.
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