Technology And Methods Of Communication

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Has technology and methods of communication made academic achievement easier for students and are they ready for the world of work? Discuss

This essay will address technology and methods of communication and if they have helped students develop the necessary skills that are needed for the world of work. It will discuss the main skills and values that employers are looking for when recruiting and students are expected to have in order to be successful in the work place. Lastly it will touch upon the different advantages that technology has given to students when it comes to education.

Technology is the purposeful application of information in the design, production, and utilization of goods and services, and in the organization of human activities. Communication has changed at the same time technology has and the introduction of Internet and mobile phones has created a significant progression for communication. There are many links between communication and technology and that is because they go hand in hand. One of the most important changes in communication due to technology is the Internet as it has introduced different facilities such as the use of emails and other forms of written messages on different networks where people can communicate in a matter of seconds and there is no need to write letters and wait for someone’s response days or even weeks like in the past (Nayab 2014).

Email has changed any handwritten message onto a digital one therefor plays a big…
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