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Barriers to Communication and How to Overcome Them

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Catalogue Number:  394613
Producer:  Films Media Group
Subject:  Business Studies, Career Education, Guidance
Language:  English
Grade Level:  9 - 12, Post Secondary
Country Of Origin:  U.S.
Copyright Year:  2015
Running Time:  35
Closed Captions:  Yes

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A closed door, an exasperated expression, a noisy workstation, a cultural misunderstanding - all of these are examples of "noise," a general term for anything that gets in the way of effective communication. The key to overcoming communication barriers is to be able to identify and understand them. This program explains the various types of noise and details specific examples of physical, organizational, emotional, nonverbal, cultural, language-related or written barriers. Through expert interviews and creative vignettes, the video offers solutions to overcoming these common communication barriers.

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