COM425 Ashford Essence of Communication Skills in Business Article Critique

Article Critique – Does Communication Matter in ALL Fields?

Read the article, A tool kit for the real world.

In this article, the author discusses the importance of communication skills within a field that many people may not believe strong communication skills are necessary. Write a paper about your thoughts on this article. In your paper, be sure to also address the following:

  • Argue for or against the necessity of strong communication skills in every type of organization.
  • Discuss the type of organization that you want to work for in the future and why.
  • Evaluate how having strong communication skills will help you within that field.

Please make sure to reference the article and at least one other article in your paper.

The paper must be two pages in length (excluding title and reference pages) and formatted according to APA style. Cite your resources in text and on the reference page.


Motluk, A. (2011). A tool kit for the real world. New Scientist, 209, 5. Retrieved from: