Communications Skill Assessment

Communications Skill Assessment

Most of us have situations in which we find it difficult to communicate. Improving your written communication skills and being comfortable speaking to people are extremely important. Develop a two- to three-page APA-formatted paper in which you analyze your personal communication skills. Be sure to address the following:
• Describe the assessment you used to analyze your skills.
• Discuss your communication gaps.
• Describe any additional training you need in specific areas of communication.
• Analyze how you can improve your current communication skills to prepare you for advancement in your profession.
Your paper must be two to three pages (not including title and reference pages) and must be formatted according to APA style as outlined in the approved APA style guide. You must cite three to four scholarly sources in addition to the textbook

Text
Baack, D. (2012). Management communication [Electronic version]. Retrieved from https://ashford.content.edu

Utilized to assess communication skills:
How good are your communication skills? (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. Retrieved from http://www.mindtools.com/pages/article/newCS_99.htm

Results of communication skills test:

56-75 Excellent! You understand your role as a communicator, both when you send messages, and when you receive them. You anticipate problems, and you choose the right ways of communicating. People respect you for your ability to communicate clearly, and they appreciate your listening skills.