Professional Communication

Improving your communication skills will play a pivotal role in your career success.

Professional Communication

Regardless of the sector or job you want to work towards communication will be fundamental to your success. Whether you are working remotely, working in teams or working in a client focused environment your ability to communicate professionally will be a significant factor in your progression.

We all communicate in different ways but even in our different styles and approaches there are key elements that make communication effective or ineffective. From writing a CV, attending a job interview to starting a job and working with people of all levels, your communication skills are an area that you will work on throughout your whole career.

In this section we will help you understand and improve your communication by guiding you through key elements of effective communication.

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Demonstrating communication skills

Learning resources

The following activities and learning resources will support you in enhancing your resilience

Meet the team


Eilis Spence

Employability Adviser

Employability Services Unit



Dr Stella So

Senior Employability Adviser

Employability Services Unit



Shaunagh Brolly

Employability Adviser

Employability Services Unit