Nowhere is the art of mingling more important than at a work/business function. Often we attend business functions where we may not have anything in common with the other people there.
We are all aware that the constant busyness of our lives puts significant pressure on us both at home and at work. In a lot of my conversations lately the issue of people making assumptions, regarding expectations has come up repeatedly. This has got me thinking: In this time-poor world we function in, is ‘assuming’ a default setting we use to manage our life?
In this age of mass information and communication, being able to write clearly is fundamental to business success. Crucial decisions may depend on how you write emails, memos, letters, reports, etc, so it’s vital to have a thorough understanding of how to construct your correspondence.
We live in an age of mass information and communication overload, where we are relentlessly bombarded with messages. To cope we have increased the need to filter information.