How Communication Can Cause Problems Between Coworkers, Family Members, And Friends

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Communication is important in every part of our lives. Miscommunication can cause problems between coworkers, family members, and friends. Proper communication ensures everyone is on the same page and things flow a little easier. That’s why you want to make sure you are getting your message across as clearly as possible. The purpose of this memorandum is to provide Ms. Barton with some information the process of communication in the workplace. For this interview I asked Keller eight questions which are as follows: What is your best childhood memory? If you had a chance for a "do-over" in life what would you do differently? If you could only keep five possessions, what would they be? If you could travel anywhere, where would you go and why? What is your dream profession? If you won the lottery, what would you do? What are you most afraid of? What is a skill you 'd like to learn and why? How would you friends describe you? Who do you most admire in life? What does a perfect day look like to you?

In professional settings, knowing your audience is important. In many professions there are multiple audiences with whom a person must communicate with. For example, in the healthcare field you have many audiences ranging from patients to lawyers whom a person communicates with on a daily basis. I asked Jason Keller, an EMT 110 instructor who has worked as a paramedic for the past 15 years, “Who are the different people in your profession whom you communicate…

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