COM 225 1 - COM 225 10 Reasons for Communication Failure 1 inadequate information 2 Information overload 3 Poor-quality information 4 Poor timing 5 Lack

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COM 225 10 Reasons for Communication Failure: 1) inadequate information 2) Information overload 3) Poor-quality information 4) Poor timing 5) Lack of feedback or follow-up 6) Problems with channels 7) Incompetent communication 8) Ineffective goal setting 9) Communication anxiety 10) Cultural barriers Organizational Communication: the exchange of oral, written, and nonverbal messages between people working to accomplish common tasks and goals (Organizational Communication) Classical Theory includes: theories that emphasize structure, rules, and control such as: Scientific Management: Fredrick Taylor Bureaucracy Theory: Max Weber Humanistic Theory: theory focuses on the needs of labor rather than on the structure of management (Humanistic Theory) Human Relations Theory: Mayo's discovery regarding communication and productivity (Human Relations Theory)
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Human Resources Approach: McGregor's Theory X and Theory Y (Human Resources Approach) Systems Theory: Organizations are comparable to living organisms (Systems Theory)
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