Identify the common communication channels used in business today and some of the theoretical barriers to business communication. Based on your professional (law enforcement officer) experiences, what communication channels were used and what types of communications were primarily conveyed over the channels? What barriers to corporate communication were witnessed/observed?

As management practitioners, how do we overcome communication barriers? Specific examples of miscommunication and/or barriers overcome would be helpful. Please be sure to include the business effects of miscommunication?

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