Communication Skills is a practical guide and workbook for higher education students. This title covers all the most important aspects of effective communication and assists students in achieving the best grades and career prospects possible. Communication Skills is divided into two main parts: Academic Communication and Professional Communication. With a focus on the development of improved communication skills, each chapter includes useful key features such as learning objectives, group and individual activities (with answers) and topic summaries. The authors of this text are highly experienced educators who have global teaching experience in Australia, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and North America. The book draws upon their combined experience in teaching business communication to a broad range of students. Fostering key graduate attributes in communication, Communication Skills is the essential text book for students enrolled in higher education programs.