Guest Contributor's blog
We all know that guy at the office who mumbles and stumbles over every word (you could have sworn you heard him say he would burn down the building when you swiped his red stapler). Or there's the lady that talks too loud at the water cooler, sharing the office gossip so that everyone without a set of earplugs can hear it. Forget the clichéd stereotypes; how about all of the people who don't understand that email has no "tone", that yelling is not an acceptable volume for the workplace, or those that seem blissfully unaware that such a thing as spellcheck exists? The point is, we could probably all use at least a modicum of attention when it comes to our communication skills (or decided lack thereof). And here are a few ways to make improvements.