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Ask the Workplace Doctors is a free question and answer forum from COMM Emeritus Professor William Gorden, Ph.D., and communication consultant Tina Lewis Rowe, among others with expertise in workplace communication, featuring advice on about every aspect of workplace communication. Browse the archive for hundreds of questions and answers, or submit your own if it hasn't been previously discussed. Common topics include:

Dr. Gorden also publishes articles frequently via LinkedIn. Check out his latest titles:

Specific Feel Good Moments Part II (Feb. 16, 2017)

Profiling You Can’t Outlive—Part III (Feb. 15, 2017)

Specific Feel Good Moments Part I (Feb. 10, 2017)

Profiling You Can’t Outlive Part II (Jan. 30, 2017)

Profiling You Can’t Outlive Part I (Nov. 23, 2016)

Answering 1,000 Questions Helps Us Understand How to Deal with Workplace Incivility (Sept. 9, 2016)

Motivating Maxims (Sept. 11, 2015)

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