Business Communication Teaching Resources gives you immediate access to the largest collection of materials for the course you will find on the web.

How to Pronounce the American R Sound: American R Part 1

"In part 1 of this 3 part series on American R you will learn what to do with your tongue, lips and jaw to pronounce the R sound and we will practice the American R at the beginning of words."

Watch the YouTube video by Keenyn Rhodes . . .

How to Let Go of Becoming a “Good” Person — and Become a Better Person

"What if your attachment to being a "good" person is holding you back from actually becoming a better person? In this accessible talk, social psychologist Dolly Chugh explains the puzzling psychology of ethical behavior — like why it's hard to spot your biases and acknowledge mistakes — and shows how the path to becoming better starts with owning your mistakes. "In every other part of our lives, we give ourselves room to grow — except in this one, where it matters most," Chugh says."

Watch the TED video by Dolly Chugh (photo, left) . . .

T and D Sounds: American Accent Training for Indian Speakers

“Why is the Indian English accent so distinct from the American English accent? In this American English pronunciation video we talk about one of the reasons why these two accents are distinct. Retroflex consonants. This pronunciation pattern impacts how you pronounce several common sounds including t, d, n and l.”

Watch the YouTube video by Keenyn Rhodes (photo, left) . . .

The Ultimate List of Online Tools

Jennifer Frost has the infographic at GrammarCheck.net.

View the infographic . . .

Why Saying “No” Is a Smart Business Decision

"Deciding which projects should get our attention, or organizing with partners which household tasks are at the top of the to do list, sucks up our energy and our time. We can spend so much of our time simply organizing our schedule that we’re exhausted before we even get to the work that needs doing!"

"That’s why saying ‘no’ is a smart business decision. Sometimes, there isn’t enough time for everything. Sometimes, you’re best served by opting out, rather than trying to squeeze it in."

Author bio – "Kara Perez is the founder of Bravely, a company that connects women and money. She freelances in the areas of personal finance and travel, and she eats peanut butter straight out of the jar."

Read the full article Kara Perez (photo, left) . . .

Learn to Use Your Brain’s Delete Button, and Improve Your Learning Skills

Rich Bellis (photo, left), Associate Editor at Fast Company, presents the video on the subject.

Watch the video at FastCompany.com . . .

An American Accent Tip to Help You Sound More Natural Today

“In this American accent quick tip lesson, you’ll learn how to sound more natural when making plans, scheduling appointments, or discussing events and even the weather! This is a tip you can learn today, practice tonight and use tomorrow!”

Watch the video by Keenyn Rhodes (photo, left) . . .

7 AI Tools to Help You Grow Your Blog

"You want to get more people to read your blog posts. More people reading means more opportunities to convert those readers into prospects. More prospects means more opportunities to sell. More sales equal happy executives, which equal happy marketers."

"Turns out, there are AI tools that can help you get more readers in several different ways. And they can help you starting right now."

Author bio – Paul Roetzer is "founder and CEO of PR 20/20 and the Marketing Artificial Intelligence Institute, and the author of The Marketing Performance Blueprint."

Read the full article by Paul Roetzer (photo, left) . . .

Re: Are You Around This Morning?

Lynn Gaertner-Johnston discusses the all too common habit of not changing the subject line in email threads.

Read the full article . . .

What Can One Click Reveal about You?

"Every webpage you visit, your online purchases, the songs you listen to on the internet, pages you follow on Facebook or any likes you leave under posts on social media create your digital footprint, which is a gold mine of information about you, information that can be used to influence your behavior. According to a recent study conducted by a team of researchers led by Dr. Michał Kosiński, psychologist from the University of Stanford and graduate of SWPS University, digital footprints can reveal not only your likes and dislikes, but they can also disclose information about your character traits."

Read the full article by Michał Kosiński (photo, left) . . .
Page 3 of 1112345...10...Last »
98