1) Think of a time when a company you worked for or are familiar with went through an organizational change. How did you learn about the change? Was this communication method effective? What would have been the best way to communicate the change to the employees and why? Provide references if applicable. 2) You are hiring a
Mediated communication and social media (e.g., email, blogs, Facebook, Skype, and Twitter) have played a major role in changing the way that organizations engage in communication with their customers and with employees internally. Communicating through electronic media is referred to as mediated communication. There are pros and
Although organizational development can be an effective way for companies to remain competitive, only about two-thirds of change efforts are actually successful. Why do you believe organizational development is so difficult? Think of a barrier to organizational development that you have personally experienced as an employee o
Communication is the foundation of an organization. Communication networks must be established in order to create a sound even flow of information as it relates to organization mission and vision. There are two types of communication networks that are used which are formal and informal. Define and discuss formal and informal
One of the most effective ways that we can improve our communication within the organizational context is through adapting the language that we use. A simple, yet effective way to do this is through the method that your textbook describes as "active listening". This strategy is explained in Chapter Four of your textbook. Desc
Many people believe that organizational communication skills should come naturally and are not difficult to obtain. However, this week's readings might have given you a different perception. Effective organizational communication skills actually require a lot of time and practice. Complete a self-assessment of your organizati
Imagine you are speaking to a group of employees, which communication barriers do you need to be concerned with and address in order to effectively communicate your message? Provide some examples. 540 word essay with reference
Hi, I need some help understanding what is meant by "communication in conflict analysis" and why psychodynamics, social identity, conflict style, power, culture, and face-saving, are less important in conflict analysis.
Hi, I need some assistance on the following questions: 1. What characteristics would make an encryption absolutely unbreakable? What characteristics would make an encryption impractical to break? 2. Obama and Romney want to share a secret and they do not want the message to be deciphered during communications. Would they use
Business communication: This solution finds a job online, and the outlines the correlation between the job description and the corporation's website. It also describes how to take this information to make a more persuasive cover letter and resume for the position. It is a very thorough answer
I need assistance please! Using any method you want, including sites such as USAJOBS and Monster.com, find a job ad online. Search for the corporation that has posted the job (do not use an ad that does not provide the corporation or organization please). Look up the corporation's mission and objectives pages and look for keywor
Note: Use a word count of 150 for each question. Hi, I need some assistance formulating answers for these questions. Not too sure how to approach this. 1.Describe the importance of reinforcing leadership messages. Why do some leaders undervalue reinforcing key messages? 2. If you agree with Jack Welch that leaders can
Create a Microsoft PowerPoint presentation of no more than 12 slides that describes the following: -The administration issue and why it is a concern to the public -The ways in which stakeholders affect the communication -The communication barriers that might be encountered when addressing the issue -The cultural considerat
I'm working on a communication plan for standardized testing. I need an outline on: The diversity skills needed to develop communication in light of those cultural considerations.
Developing a communication plan for new infrastructure that promotes a well organized business entity for successfully serving their customer.
Communications Plan The organization will focus on developing a sophisticated online web portal infrastructure to support and improve quality service nationally. The progress will be monitor through submission of data, information sharing and monitoring quality improvement enterprises. The main objective of the team members
1. Define the concept of "alignment" as it relates to leadership communication. 2. What role can emotion play in aligning stakeholders with a leadership message?
(A Mosaic Case-Study): Content of and Standards for Annual Reports Scenario: The Communications Department at Mosaic, Ltd. is getting ready to produce the organization's annual report that will be distributed to all investors and stockholders. Yvonne, who normally oversees the production and printing of this high-end report,
Select a company with which you are familiar and determine where that company may fall short in terms of communication. Provide specific examples of how these issues could negatively affect the company's bottom line. - Create a list of best practices customized to your own style of communication in a business setting. Give sp
1. Why do leaders find it so challenging to connect with employees' emotions? 2. Frederick Herzberg wrote about the differences between "hygiene factors" and "true motivators." Explain the difference and describe at least two of each kind in your organization.
Why is communication integral to creating a functional working environment?
An effective communication strategy is essential to achieving effective project integration management. Any time the goal is to integrate numerous concurrently operating activities, the role of communication becomes central. This is because independently operating activities all come with their own unique obstacles and challenge
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.
What role does patience play in dealing with new individuals in the workplace? Should empathy be used to help them absorb the cultural norms in the workplace or should they learn from "the school of hard knocks"?
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.
Meaning is in the mind, and no two minds are alike. The symbols for communicating are imperfect, and so are our best communication efforts. Communication is about information and relationships. So, can relationships have a negative effect on information related in communication? How?
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?
What are the five main questions to consider when developing a communication strategy? Why are these questions important? Post a 200 word response please.
Write a short analysis (about 450 words) of your communication skills in interacting with those from other cultures and demographics. For instance how well do you communicate with co-workers or students who are considerably older than you, or considerably younger? What about the disabled, foreign speaking populations, and the op