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?
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.
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
What are organizational politics? How might organizational politics affect the culture of communication in an organization? Post a 200 word response.
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.
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?
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
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
In interpersonnal communication 1. What are some listening barriers? 2. What are their effects? 3. What are appropriate listening strategies?
What information might go into routine operational reports for different kinds of organizations? Explain why an organization, or an organization that you work for would need this information regularly? Credible reference materials, including your course textbook(s), may be used to complete the assessment. In-text and reference citations are required for all written responses. Lesikar, R. V., Flatley, M. E., & Rentz, K. (2008). Business communication: Making connections in a digital world (11th ed.). Boston, MA: McGraw-Hill.
What information might go into routine operational reports for different kinds of organizations? Explain why an organization, or an organization that you work for would need this information regularly? Credible reference materials, including your course textbook(s), may be used to complete the assessment. In-text and referen
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
Communication path or multiple paths for data travel in order for communication to work in a network
There has to be a communication path or multiple paths for data travel in order for communication to work in a network. Information flows from one place to another and back using these paths. This is also know as switching. In 4-5 paragraphs, complete the following: -Compare and contrast the three types of switching metho
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
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
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
5 Oral Communication Methods Identify the pros and cons for five different types of oral communication delivery methods. Explain which five methods you feel would best fit your particular style for making oral presentations.
Identify the pros and cons for five different types of oral communication delivery methods. Explain which five methods you feel would best fit your particular style for making oral presentations.
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?
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
"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
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.
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
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
Suggest ways in which people can create an international communication forum while maintaining respect for different cultures and codes of conduct
Suggest ways in which people can create an international communication forum while maintaining respect for different cultures and codes of conduct. Select a region of the world (other than North America) to investigate (I have selected China). Gather information regarding the region's perspective on the Internet, and discuss