Online College Courses for Credit

Summarizing for Professional Communications

Summarizing for Professional Communications

Author: Soma Jurgensen

 With the attached PowerPoint and video explanation you will be able to:

1.Explain why summarizing is a necessary professional skill.
2.Identify elements in an effective summary.
3.Plan and complete an effective summary.

With the massive amounts of information available today organizations are looking for ways to digest information efficiently in order to find the next strategy or potential innovation. By developing your summarization skills you can help meet this objective.

See More
Fast, Free College Credit

Developing Effective Teams

Let's Ride
*No strings attached. This college course is 100% free and is worth 1 semester credit.

37 Sophia partners guarantee credit transfer.

299 Institutions have accepted or given pre-approval for credit transfer.

* The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE Credit®) has evaluated and recommended college credit for 32 of Sophia’s online courses. Many different colleges and universities consider ACE CREDIT recommendations in determining the applicability to their course and degree programs.


Mastering the Skill of Summary Writing

Follow the step by step instructions in this video to practice and refine your summarizing skills.

Mastering the Skill of Summarizing - PPT

Keep the slides on the step by step summarizing process for future reference.