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Is Social Media Improving Social Skills? A Look at Communication Today

Science & Tech  (tags: computer, technology )

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A quick review of yesterday's tools reveals many that seem outdated today: greeting and handwritten cards, landline phones (even phone booths), and a larger focus on in-person communications.

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Michael Kirkby (90)
Friday November 23, 2012, 11:20 am
I prefer e-mail myself and I hear that even that is becoming outdated.

Suzanne L. (132)
Friday November 23, 2012, 9:21 pm
While communication technology keeps developing at a staggering rate, many younger people have never learned some of the skills that are important for the job market, especially in business. For those who want to stand out in a positive way, classes have become popular in etiquette, how to dress, and how to interact in person as these are all skills that have been lost along the techno route.

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Saturday November 24, 2012, 1:04 pm
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