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Syst emic and c ult ural problems wit h c ommunic at

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Unformatted text preview: or wit h presumpt ions t hat people make about how ot hers will respond t o t heir input or request . Syst emic and c ult ural problems wit h c ommunic at ions will overlap and some problems may have t o be dealt wit h as bot h. Syst emic problems are more like problems wit h t hings—equipment or t he way it is used needs t o be alt ered t o solve t he problem. Cult ural problems are c loser t o problems wit h relat ionships. T he assessment of t he problem will help you dec ide whic h way t o c onsider t he problem and go about solving it . Eit her way, keep in mind t he basic princ iples of problem- solving: F oc us on t he problem, not t he person Communic at e t hroughout Be c reat ive ht t ps : / / learn. uwat erloo. c a/ d2l/ c om m on/ popup/ popup. d2l?ou=43042&query St ring=ou%3D 43042%26c id… Dif f erenc es in t he ways t hat people f rom diverse bac kgrounds c ommunic at e are c hanc es t o learn about dif f erent c ult ures and expand your abilit y t o c ommunic at e in t he workplac e and t he world. Somet imes t hey are also amusing. But people c an be very sensit ive about making mist akes espec ially when t hey are not speaking t heir f irst languages. T ry and learn, not laugh. And hope t hat ot hers will be as generous wit h you. 2/ 7 10/ 9/ 12 Print able View Commit t o solut ions will be as generous wit h you. PD 6 On l i n e - Fal l 2 0 12 - @ i m p o rt u rl ("/c o n t e n t /e n fo rc e d/4 3 0 4 2 PD6 _k o a_c e l _112 9 /C SS/t ab l e _o f_c o n t e n t s.c ss"); We e k 0 3 - Pro b l e m s w i t h Pro c e sse s I : C o m m u n i c at i o n - @ i m p o rt u rl ("/c o n t e n t /e n fo rc e d/4 3 0 4 2 PD6 _k o a_c e l _112 9 /C SS/t ab l e _o f_c o n t e n t s.c ss"); C o n t e n t an d A c t i v i t i e s - c . A n E x am p l e o f a Sy st e m i c C o m m u n i c at i o n Pro b l e m An Example of a Systemic Communication Problem A Systemic Communication Problem: Kiva.org Kiva c onnec t s people, like most of us, who have at least enough mon...
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This note was uploaded on 04/10/2013 for the course PD 6 taught by Professor Katherineacheson during the Fall '12 term at Waterloo.

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