I’m putting the final touches on my Fall ’19 syllabi1 and include the following sentences in the communications section:
Are you curious about why a professor of information systems￼ emphasizes clear communication so much? Check out the first job listing that Jeff Bezos posted for Amazon 25 years ago.
And here’s the screen grab from a man who has made his mark in the universe:
Many things have changed since Bezos wrote that job description. The need for clear and effective business communication, however, is certainly not one of them.
What say you?
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