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Effective communication in the workplace
Effective communication in the workplace

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Week 8: The future of communication in the workplace


Welcome to Week 8, the final week of this course. Last week, you explored some of the issues surrounding diversity and communication, and this week you’ll look at how technology has influenced the way we communicate and will continue to do so into the future.

Now watch Lynne Johnson’s final video of the course to hear more about what you’ll be learning this week.

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By the end of this week, you will be able to:

  • reflect on the advantages and disadvantages of working remotely
  • understand the potential benefits of a strong LinkedIn profile
  • recognise how virtual or augmented reality might impact on communication in the workplace.

Please note: This course was written prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, which had a significant impact on remote working across the globe. The course materials will be updated to reflect this in due course.