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Communication

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8 tips for navigating office politics

This column offers strategies for evading political gaffes at work and for dealing with situations that often cannot be avoided.

Article Collaboration & partnering Foundational

How to Make Difficult Workplace Conversations Easier

This article discusses tips for having a tough talk with a colleague..

Article Communication Foundational

Recruiters warn about pitfalls of video interviews

This CIMA insight article emphasises the need to prepare carefully for interviews conducted online.

Article Communication Advanced

6 ways to write an email message that works

Writing an efficient work-related message is easier said than done. To ensure your emails work rather than waste time, this article offers some tips.

Article Communication Foundational

How to listen like a pro

This article discusses the importance of active listening and includes an exercise to do with your team.

Article Communication Intermediate

The most common public-speaking mistakes—and how to avoid them

In this article, three experienced public speakers share common mistakes people make and identify ways to avoid them.

Article Communication Foundational

Leadership tips for introverts

This article provides tips for introverted leaders for networking, leading teams, speaking up at meetings, and raising your profile.

Article Influence Foundational

7 communication tips for new tax managers

This article provides advice for effective communication during busy periods and throughout the year.

Article Communication Foundational

Demonstrating leadership in interviews - part one: embody your strengths

This CIMA Insight article provides guidance on interview technique.

Article Communication Advanced

Finding the extrovert within

To meet the growing demands of the role, finance professionals must be comfortable communicating. Oral Dowell, CPA, CGMA, explains how.

Article Communication Advanced

Listen as much as you talk—and other communication tips

Instead of throwing numbers together and calling them a presentation, try telling a story, says a CFO who values strong communication skills.

Article Communication Foundational

Go ahead, take the stage

This article presents dozens of tips to help CPAs shine in the public speaking spotlight.

Article Communication Intermediate