BusMgmt notes #7 - Eric Jury 2142237 Business Management...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Eric Jury 2142237 Business Management notes #7 John Pepper Communication – the sharing of information between two or more individuals or groups to reach a common understanding. Function of Communication: -Providing knowledge -Motivating organizational members -Controlling and coordinating group activities -Expressing feeling Communication Network – the set of pathways through which information flows within a group or organization. Pooled Task Interdependence – when group members work independently and group performance is determined by summing up the performances of the members of the group. Sequential Task Interdependence – members are required to perform specific behaviors in a predetermined order. Reciprocal Task Interdependence – when the activities of work-group members depend on one another. Three Informal Communication Networks Advice Network – provides of communication for obtaining technical information. Examples:
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 07/10/2008 for the course MANAGEMENT 310 taught by Professor Johnpepper during the Fall '07 term at Kansas.

Page1 / 2

BusMgmt notes #7 - Eric Jury 2142237 Business Management...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online