Different cultures place different value on consensus as a decision making

Different cultures place different value on consensus

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97.Different cultures place different value on consensus as a decision-making method. Adler - Chapter 08 #97Topic: Problem-Solving Communication: Decision-Making Methods98.A key advantage of majority-vote decisions is that they ensure support from everyone in the group. Adler - Chapter 08 #98Topic: Problem-Solving Communication: Decision-Making Methods99.Majority vote is the most effective decision-making method for small groups. Adler - Chapter 08 #99Topic: Problem-Solving Communication: Decision-Making Methods100.The "expert opinion" method of decision making is the wisest approach to decision making. Adler - Chapter 08 #100Topic: Problem-Solving Communication: Decision-Making Methods101.If a group uses an authority-rule method of decision making, members will not have any chance to voice their opinions. Adler - Chapter 08 #101Topic: Problem-Solving Communication: Decision-Making Methods
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102.Identify and describe three categories of meetings that occur in the workplace. Which of these types of meetings does your text focus on, and why? Answer will vary.Adler - Chapter 08 #102Topic: Types of Meetings103.Deborah Tannen writes: "Why should meetings be so frustrating? A large source of dissatisfaction comments. Suggest guidelines from your text that could help alleviate the two sources of frustration she writes about. Answer will vary.Adler - Chapter 08 #103Topic: Planning a Problem-Solving Meeting: When to Hold a Meeting104.Describe the decision-making process a leader should go through in deciding whether to call a meeting. Identify at least four reasons to hold a meeting and four reasons not to hold a meeting. Explain each briefly. Answer will vary.Adler - Chapter 08 #104Topic: Planning a Problem-Solving Meeting: When to Hold a Meeting105.Describe two meetings you've participated in: one that should not have been held, and one that was productive. Explain your reactions, incorporating guidelines from the text. Answer will vary.Adler - Chapter 08 #105Topic: Planning a Problem-Solving Meeting: When to Hold a Meeting106.Explain four elements that should be included in a comprehensive agenda for a meeting. What does each of these elements contribute toward an effective meeting?
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