Tag Archives: communication skills

7 Simple Tips to Improve Communication

What’s the key to a successful career? According to Caitlin Wilson, it’s strong communication skills! Wilson, a project manager with Ingersoll Rand, visited a Business Communications class at Globe University-La Crosse to share her expertise in communication and networking.  A talented young leader, Wilson laid out her communication strategy in 7 simple tips: 1. Make
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Learn to Write. Learn to Communicate.

Meet Globe-La Crosse’s new Instructor Jeffrey D.  Briggs Q. Nick Name, Degree Earned, Home Town A.  I go by Jeff or Jeffrey.  I earned a B.A. from Lake Superior State University in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., and an M.A. from the University of Denver.  Both degrees are in English Language and Literature with an emphasis
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How to Make Your Facebook Profile Job Search Friendly: 10 Tips

Do employers look at your Facebook page?  You bet! That’s what Brady Lowe shares with business students at Globe University-La Crosse. If you’re a job seeker, there’s a good chance employers are researching you online! Here are 10 tips you can use to make your Facebook profile job search friendly! 1. Photos of Volunteer Activity:
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Globe Students Transform into Toy Soldiers

Business Communications students arrived at the Alliant Energy Center bright and early to volunteer for the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots campaign. That day, students assisted parents with choosing presents for their children, whom without the help of the campaign, may have gone without on Christmas morning. Throughout the quarter, the Business Communication
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Sarah Oliver Competes in DECA Business Competition

On Friday, November 11, Madison East second quarter business student, Sarah Oliver, competed in her first DECA Business Competition hosted by the Elk River, MN campus.  Sarah competed in: Marketing Management Human Resources Management Retail Management Students were evaluated on their: professionalism, complete coverage of the topics, communication skills, application of business concepts, and ability to support
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