February 7, 2012
Field Project Interview Guide
In order to complete my interview(s) in a timely manner and fashion, I think a
topical sequence would be most appropriate. This particular sequence identifies who,
what, where, when, how and
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Field Project Proposal
For the field interviews I am going to interview three people. One is with the President of a club on campus, Purdue Cheer and Stunt. My second will be with my professor for my OBHR class. Last, I am interv
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Post-Interview Report (Heidi Baumann)
Final Schedule of Questions
Opening 1. Introductions 2. Rapport 3. Explanation of Project Body I. Education
1. Did you receive your undergraduate degree from Truman State Univer
Attending Behavior: Basic to Communication
Attending behavior encourages client talk.
A positive experience is identified and discussed in some depth. Then a negative experience is similarly
identified and discussed. The two are the
Encouraging, Paraphrasing, and Summarizing:
Hearing the Client Accurately
It is wise to use the clients key words and ideas for particularly delicate topics.
These are head nods, open gestures, and positive facial expression that encourage th
Questions: Opening Communication
Primary function: - Open or close others talk.
Secondary function: - Bring out additional specifics.
Assess others/situation, effectively guide (control) the interview.
Value of Questions:
Begin and move
Selecting and Structuring Skills to Meet Client Needs:
How to Conduct a Complete Interview Using Only
Three Part goal in using the Basic Listening Sequence
(The skills of questioning, encouraging, paraphrasing, reflection of feeling, and
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Moderate Schedule of Questions
1. I read on your job listing, your company has attractive growth potential for candidates interested in a career in the retail industry. If I do a great job in this position, what could be the next
Work Sheet 1: Chapters 1-3
Observational Study or Experiment?
1. Which of the following is an observational study and which is an experiment?
(a) A Stat 113 instructor announces a study session to be held the night before a test.
The instructor lists the
L.J. DiTirro (Fall 2014)
Version: August 25, 2014
Interviewing: Principles and Practices
Instructor: Lindsey J. DiTirro
Office: Beering Hall 2157
Or by appointment
Course Readings and Mate
Communication 325 Study Guide 4
What is organizational culture?
-the actions, practices, stories, & artifacts that characterize a particular organization
What are the elements of symbolic expressions of culture?
-metaphors: figures of speech that define u
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What is the centrality of power?
-it is important to understand the notions of power to balance the needs of people with the
needs of profit
What is ideology?
-the medium through which social reality is constructed
-a strong part of cu
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What is the performance aspect of Wal-Mart?
-usage of extensive messages, motivation by cheering rapid communication to improve
What is most criticized aspect of Wal-Mart?
-discrimination and the handling of products
How did t
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Why do organizations want to organize away and get rid of difference?
A significant goal of many organizations is to regulate and control their members
identities so that organizations can make members identities.
Regarding most effect
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What is the primary reason for team conflict?
Conflict occurs among members of organizations and teams because people pursue
different interests. In organizations, conflict most often arises from acquisition and use of
COM 325 Study Guide 2
Special type of project team exists in this organization, which are characterized by dual
reporting relationships. Peoples home departments are their functions, but they are
also assigned to a project team respon
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Open v. Closed
Open vs narrow focus
Tips for note taking
maintain eye contact
write only important shit
don't signal bombshells by bursting into a flurry of notes
Ask the interviewe
Pingting Li COM 325 Skills Building Interview Self-evaluation Instructions Write out your responses to the following questions and turn them in within one week of the day you conducted your skills building interview. 1. How do you feel the probing went du
COM 325 Self Evaluation for Employment Videos
You will be expected to evaluate your performance both as the R and as the E. So you have to
view two videos. These are due two days after your second interview. Each evaluation will
be worth 10 points and mus