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Chapter One – The Challenge of Organizational Communication Challenges in our complicated world Globalization : communication across the globe in international organizations Terrorism : developing communication systems to combat terrorism Climate change : communicating ways to reduce effects of global warming Changing demographics : finding good ways to communicate in a culturally diverse workplace Meeting these challenges Complicating our thinking about organizations Complicating our thinking about communication
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Unformatted text preview: Other Notes 3 types of forces effecting organizational communication external forces (eg. national, legal) internal forces (eg. organization culture, rules) individual forces (eg. employee conflict) Communication styles direct vs indirect elaborative vs specific personal vs impersonal instrumental (goal oriented and sender focused) vs affective (process oriented and receiver focused) Listening styles reflective content oriented active...
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