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Effective Business Communications - Tax Staff Essentials
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CPE Self-study

Effective Business Communications - Tax Staff Essentials

Addresses business communication and writing, with an emphasis on communications in the firm setting.

$109 - $149
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Format

Online

NASBA Field of Study

Communications and Marketing

Level

Basic

CPE Credits

6.5

Author(s)

Lisa Polack, Kelly Watkins

Availability

1 year

Learning Outcomes
  • Discuss the common types of difficult communication patterns found in the workplace, and how to cope with these situations.
  • Identify and cope more effectively with hostile communication patterns that may occur in the workplace.
  • Recognize the communication patterns that occur before and during the formations of teams.
  • Explain the role of conflict in work teams, and approaches for dealing with the conflict.
  • Explain communication issues a leader must consider before beginning discussions with a group.
  • Eliminate wordiness, redundancy, and obscure language from your writing,
  • Produce written communications that are positive, confident, clear and concise.
  • Structure, design, and page layout options to construct documents that are accessible and well organized.
  • Explain five techniques to make your language more positive and professional.
  • Recognize the importance of descriptive language.
  • Understand how using certain words can help you avoid misinterpretation and misunderstandings.
Key Topics
  • Communication and work teams
  • Communication for leaders
  • Difficult communication
  • The power of professional language in business writing
Product Details

Save when you buy the complete Tax Staff Essentials, Level 1 online bundle.

A leader's ability to communicate, greatly reduces misunderstandings in the workplace, and significantly improves project management. This two-part self-study course can help you avoid misunderstandings that may cause significant financial and emotional loses to a firm.

This course covers Business Communication and Business Writing, with an emphasis on effective communications in the firm setting. ;Part I covers aspects of leadership as it relates to work teams and group development. It examines communication skills and discusses the importance of effective communications. ;Part II covers the use of positive language and its importance as a communication tool. Using appropriate word choices will make you a more effective manager and communicator.

Avoid vague answers that can cause numerical errors, inaccurate financial data, hurt feelings, and tension within an office environment.

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Pricing
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Nonmembers
Online
$149.00
AICPA Members
Online
$119.00
Tax Section Members
Online
$109.00

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Credit Info
CPE Credits
Online
6.5
NASBA Field of Study
Communications and Marketing
Level
Basic
Prerequisites
None
Access
Online
This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for 1 year after purchase date.
Instructors
Lisa Polack
MLHR
Kelly Watkins
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