The 4C's

Haley Holmes


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ideas, and solutions are some ways you can use communication like When a person cannot speak or otherwise communicate clearly and effectively, other people may mistakenly think that s/he does not comprehend or is unable to learn to communicate and make decisions. With access to a communication device and training to use it (and training for their communication partners), many people with speech impairments can communicate without speaking. They can resume, maintain, or gain for the first time the ability to express themselves in conversation with others and to make choices and decisions. They can demonstrate their understanding of their life and circumstances. They can further develop their communication skills, their thinking, and their ability to relate to others, which are critical foundations for development throughout life.



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ideas, and solutions this is called Collaboration “We need better collaboration.” That phrase is hard to deny in any corporate setting but what exactly does it mean and is it any more important now than it was in the past? Here are several reasons why I believe collaboration in business today is more of a survival trait than a buzzword “Communication increasingly requires insider knowledge. A business used to do the bulk of its internal communication via the meeting room and memo, its external communication through print and television so there for that's some reason.


Creativity is the act of turning new and imaginative ideas into reality. Creativity is characterised by the ability to perceive the world in new ways, to find hidden patterns, to make connections between seemingly unrelated phenomena, and to generate solutions. Creativity involves two processes: thinking, then producing. If you have ideas, but don’t act on them, you are imaginative but not creative.

critical thinking

Critical thinking is that mode of thinking - about any subject, content, or problem - in which the thinker improves the quality of his or her thinking by skillfully taking charge of the structures inherent in thinking and
imposing intellectual standards upon them.Critical thinking is the intellectually disciplined process of actively and skillfully conceptualizing, applying, analyzing, synthesizing, and/or evaluating information gathered from, or generated by, observation, experience, reflection, reasoning, or communication, as a guide to belief and action. In its exemplary form, it is based on universal intellectual values that transcend subject matter divisions: clarity, accuracy, precision, consistency, relevance, sound evidence, good reasons, depth, breadth, and fairness
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