Which of the following terms represents words that have more than one common meaning?
Equivocal misunderstandings occurs for all of the following reasons EXCEPT
A. Different prof
According to the text, all of the following statements are true about the U.S. workforce except:
A. In the U.S., engineering companies that have embraced diversity are losing their competitive edge.
B The U.S. Census Bureau predict
In a recent survey of 1,000 personnel directors in the United States, the top characteristic identified for
ideal management was:
A. the ability to work well with others on-on-one.
B. the ability to give public speeches.
All of the following are typical types of workplace interviews EXCEPT
A. diagnostic interviews
B. investigative interviews
C. exit interviews
D. portfolio interviews
Interviews that gather information from large samples of peopl
Your text describes all of the following presentation styles used in business and professional
C. guided discussion.
A monologue presentation
A. allows the interes
Which of the following is NOT mentioned in your text as a reason for presenting your ideas in person
rather than in written form?
A If a presenter speaks with knowledge, enthusiasm, and confidence, an oral message can be more
Groups tend to outperform individuals when
A. time pressures are intense.
B. members share similar opinions.
C. standards of performance are high.
D. employees are not highly committed to the job.
Which of the following is NOT a
A _ is a short presentation that provides an interested and knowledgeable workplace
audience with specific information they need to know to do their jobs.
C. fill-in talk
Sarah has been asked t
Drawbacks of inefficient meetings include all of the following EXCEPT
A. inefficiency contributes to an atmosphere of cynicism.
B. ineffective meetings reduce an organization's productivity.
C. unproductive meetings in U.S. busines
Which of the following is NOT a function of supporting material?
A. to make abstract concept more understandable
B. to make your presentation more convincing
C. to make a claim
D. to provide evidence in support of a claim
CRITICAL ELEMENTS OF PUBLIC SPEAKING
Aristotles Persuasive Appeals
All of these are central to informative and persuasive speaking
Attend to these throughout your speech development and delivery
Speaker Credibility: Why should
Thesis Statement: Coercive power can lead to corruption.
Attention Getter: Imagine for a moment that you are at work, at a bank where you need to
reach a certain number of sales in order to keep your job. Your boss has been hassling you
Business Cycles, Unemployment, and Inflation
BUSINESS CYCLES, UNEMPLOYMENT, AND INFLATION
Introduction: This chapter looks at trends of real GDP growth and the macroeconomic
problems of the business cycle, unemployment and i
Anshu Transition: Had Wells Fargo hired a third party to monitor and assess the situation,
perhaps their reputation would not have been tarnished.
1. WF Risk Assessment Team must first identify the problems that led to this scandal.
a. Wells Fargos chief
How would you feel if your bank started creating accounts under your name without
telling you? Many wells Fargo customers experienced this very recently. Essentially what
happened is that Wells Fargo employees were required
8 December 2016
As a team, we had established a goal of consistent communication. Our plan was to
have everyone in the group take specific time out of the week to meet up, discuss future
Imagine for a moment that you are at work, at a bank where you need to reach a certain
number of sales by the end of the month.
Your boss has been hassling you every day pushing for you to reach this sales goal, and even
Comm 286: Field Interview Project
October 11, 2011
Field Interview Project
Body: I interviewed three Jimmy John workers that were on break, Abbie, Hunter, and Rebecca.
We chose Jimmy Johns because our initial choice did not reply to
Questions for Organizational Communication
Hello. My name is _. I am an undergraduate student at the University of NebraskaLincoln. I am doing an organizational analysis for a class assignment over the
I. The benefits of the melanin boasting pill are huge. The next step is getting it out there.
Getting it on the market, that is where we need your help. With help from all of you
potential investors, this great medical advancement can be readily available
Understand the communication process
Sender-person who transmits a message
Receiver-person who decodes the message
Encode-sender must choose certain words or nonverbal methods to send an intentional
Decode-attaching meaning to the words or sy
Stop, look, and listen! Thats what I did. I stopped and looked at my written response and
I listened to my reflection. Now I need to critique exactly what I said. We just do not realize
what we say until we put it into words or recordings.
My story is abo
I. We have come up with a solution to solve the detrimental disease of skin cancer, but still
give individuals the benefits of having tan skin.
A. Solution: A pill that increases the amount of melanin in your skin to reduce the
risk of skin cancer.
Hamlet is the main character, and as I would call him the insane hero. About eighteen
years old at the start of the play, Hamlet is the son of Queen Gertrude and the late King Hamlet,
and the nephew of the present king, Claudius. Hamlet is d
Huckleberry Finn was a southern boy who was into playing trick on people
with his best friend Tom Sawyer. But Huck had something in the story that were
not some good thing that happened in the book like he live in with the Widow
Douglass who was taking ca
Communication of the
Cori Renner, Justin
Peet, Hayden Weishahn
Today we will cover
O History of the Daily Nebraskan
O Communication Culture and Structure of
the Daily Nebraskan
O Communication Challenge
Business & Professional
Course Syllabus | Summer 2013
Email: [email protected]
Class Hours: TR 5:30-9:20pm
Office Hours: T 4:30-5:20pm or by appt
Employers often identify good communicatio
Outline: Extemporaneous Speech
Topic: convenient and fast way on business with new media.
In the 21st century, electronic tool is a powerful function product right now. it is more
useful and popular than the traditional tool to help getting more informati
Performance Appraisals in the Work Place: A Sample Outline Informative
By Taylor Lemke
General Purpose: To inform.
Specific Purpose: To inform my audience about how vital performance appraisals
are in their effects toward workplace culture, c