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The importance of professional communication skills.

How would your behavior be different when you are interviewing for a job versus having a conversation with a friend whether via phone, email or in person? Give one example of inappropriate professional communication. Why are having appropriate professional communication skills so important?

Cross Cultural - Communication Techniques

Identify three techniques (such as enthusiasm for the message) that you use in your communication to your employees (or coworkers) in order to motivate them to do a certain task. How would you explain goals to your employees (or coworkers) effectively? Support your answer with examples.

Finding Communication Channels as a Manager

Evidence indicates high-performing managers tend to be more media sensitive than low-performing managers - they are better able to match appropriate media richness with the message to be delivered. As a manager, how would you determine which communication channel should be used for a particular message? What barriers might disto

Channels of Communication in an Organization

Scenario 1 Vice President of Operations charged you and your team to develop a strategy for entering this new beverage into the global market. You need to take this task back to your team, provide them with the product details, and get them started as quickly as possible because they only have one week to develop a strategy.

Business Communication for Accountants

Consider the last few communications you sent. These might be e-mails, letters, memos, text messages, and so forth. Did you change the way you communicated based on the audience? Provide an example. What was different?

Business Communication: Building a Tip Sheet

I am to build a tip sheet and I am not good at finding strengths or weaknesses about myself. So here is a little about me, I wasn't sure if you could help me put it together: Not good with grammar or punctuation. My spelling is very good. I tend to use too many words. I suppose my tone can be too formal sometimes. I think my

Team Success and Failure in Communication Model

What factors do you believe contributes to a team's success or failure? Were there multiple causes for the team's success or failure? If so, what are they? How are they addressed? If you were leading a team project today, what specific things would you do the same or differently before and during the project to insure success

Interpersonnal Communication

In interpersonnal communication 1. What are some listening barriers? 2. What are their effects? 3. What are appropriate listening strategies?

Business communication: important requests

The most appropriate ending of a message refusing an important request would be: (a) a final reminder of the main reason for the refusal. (b) a sincere expression of regret. (c) a reader-advantage transition. (d) specially adapted goodwill talk. (e)an apology for any inconvenience caused

Business communication: Direct and Indirect Order Explain when the direct order is appropriate in inquiries. When would you use the indirect order? Defend your remarks with examples.

Explain when the direct order is appropriate in inquiries. When would you use the indirect order? Defend your remarks with examples. There is a 200 word minimum response required. Credible reference materials, including your course textbook(s), may be used to complete the assessment. In-text and reference citations are r

Effective communication in business

1. Which of the following sentences covers its contents in the most roundabout way? (a) It is the president's belief that a recession is near. (b) The president believes a recession is near. (c) The president thinks a recession is near. (d) A recession is near, believes the president. (e) The president t

Business- Organizational Communication

Never mix business with personal mattersâ?"it just leads to damaged relationships, poor business decisions, or both." In what ways might this be a fair statement? In what ways is it unwise advice? Provide examples to support your views. Credible reference materials, including your course textbook(s), may be used to complete

BBA 2026-09F, Organizational Communication

A fellow student says, "So, I'm not a good writer. But I have other places to put my study time. I'm a management major. I'll have secretaries to handle my writing for me." Give this student your best advice, including the reasoning behind it. There is a 200 word minimum response required. Credible reference materials, incl

Communication Methods-PM

Discuss some of the important ways a PM can gather and analyze information? Comment on the value of informal communication methods when conducting and running a project. Are there times when informal communication takes place when formal communication is needed or vice versa? How would this affect your project?

Analyzing Firm Success Based on Internet Communication

On the basis of the discussion in the personal selling section about problems with internet communication, which of the following two firms is more likely to be successful? Firms A expects to use the internet as a tool to continue the relationships with its foreign customers that were first set up in person. Firm B expects t

Communication Techniques for Management

I need help with the following case: First, imagine that you are a manager with a staff of supervisors who are preparing to take a management course. Then, compose a 200 word memorandum to your staff in your word processor, highlighting what you feel are the three most important concepts you learned in this course. Be

Group Communication

I need assistance with the following questions: 1. Discuss the relationship that can exist between group a members diversity and communication style. How can diversity affect the group members communication style? Can diversity be a hindrance to communication? Come up with two communication methods that can be used to better

Communication

An ongoing challenge in the delivery of services to customers that we experience in my department is the coordination of services that patients need in order to be discharged in a safe and appropriate way. And we got 2 percent nurses, 7,654 doctors, and a whole slew of LPNs and folks from a variety of educational and experientia

Managing an MD call system in a hospital.

The emergency management coordinator, who is also the person, my department director reports to, thinks my department, which has a major function as a call center and also serves as part of the communication hub during emergencies, would be the perfect group to manage the MD on call system. What are the possible problems and sol

Communication

The relationship between communication and identity. Identify how you currently communicate your gender, social, and cultural identities in face-to-face and in online environments. Explain whether you communicate these identities differently, and why. Please support your statements about how you communicate these identities with

Product Ideas, Communication and Distribution of Apple Inc.

1. How many channel levels are appropriate for your company's targeted business segment? Based on the number of channel members, should you use exclusive, selective, or intensive distribution? Why? 2. What types of retailers will your company use for distributing your product? Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of usin

Communication. Are paragraphs important to communication?

"Words carry the message. They would carry the same meanings with or without paragraphing. Therefore, paragraphing has no effect on communication." Discuss your view of this statement and provide an example which supports your analysis. Lesikar, R. V., Flatley, M. E., & Rentz, K. (2008). Business communication: Making connect

Communication: Wasting time sugar coating?

Evaluate this comment: "It's hard to argue against courtesy, but businesspeople don't have time to spend extra effort on it. Anyway, they want their documents to go straight to the point without wasting words and without sugar coating." What position would you take regarding this comment. Defend your perspective. Lesikar, R.

Communication Among Teams

Team members may discuss projects by phone, by email, or face-to-face. What are some issues that may occur in each mode of communication? How might these issues affect team performance? What are some considerations or strategies that may facilitate communication among team members? Please include examples from your organization

Strategic Communication

Discussion 1: "Strategic Communication." Please respond to the following: A) The senior vice president of your company has resigned in the midst of buyout negotiations. You do not know all of the details but have been selected as a participant in the news conference to be held that afternoon to announce his departure. The ne