ERIC Number: EJ553693
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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A Managerial Perspective: Oral Communication Competency Is Most Important for Business Students in the Workplace.
Maes, Jeanne D.; Icenogle, Marjorie L.; Weldy, Teresa G.
Journal of Business Communication, v34 n1 p67-80 Jan 1997
Presents results from two studies surveying managers, finding that the top three competencies considered when hiring college graduates for entry-level positions are oral communications, problem solving, and self-motivation; and the oral skills most important for entry-level graduates are following instructions, listening, conversing, and giving feedback. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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