Advanced Speech-Lecture Notes-Week 4
Chapter 2 Controlling Nervousness
The 4 Reasons for the Fear:
Fear of being stared at
Fear of failure
Fear of rejection
Fear of the unknown
The book states that you need a bit of fear to give a good speech.
Week 2 Lecture Notes
Reaching a Culturally Diverse Audience
The term melting pot has implications for all of us, both in terms of what it
means and what it doesnt mean. If we call New York City a melting pot of
varied cultures, exactly what DO we mean? Ba
La -205 Week #4 Assignment
Chapter 2 and 5 questions
This week the assignment comes from the text book.
Chapter 2: Page 35 Review Questions #1, 2, 3, 5
Chapter 5: Page 87 Review Questions #6, 10.
For each of your responses please provide details, specific
Week #10 Homework Assignment
Chapter 9-Closing Project pgs. 311-312
Questions 1, 3, 5
1. Discuss what needs to be done as part of the closing a project. Why are these activities
A. Transfer Deliverable Goods
Depending on the nature of a project
Write a three-paragraph essay analyzing the nonverbal communication used by JFK in the speech. How
effectively was it used? How would his nonverbal language be different if the speech was presented
during this age of technology?
LA-205 Week #3 Assignment
What is at least one advantage and disadvantage to group incentive plans? Which side of the issue do
you support (for/against)? Why?
Group Incentive Plans: Advantages
Positive impact on organization and individual performance of about 5 to
Week 2 notes
Why Study Business Communication?
Communication is probably the most important aspect of an individuals life and is often the cause of
most problems that occur in both professional and personal situations. All business and/or organizations
Building a More Productive Workplace
Everyone thinks its impossible to measure workplace activity, aside from measuring the end results of
that productivity: Revenues and profits. Companies also tend to overlook productivity when theyre
doing well, focusi
La-205 discussion week 6
Informative speaking like reports, lectures, training seminars, and demonstrations are all examples of
informative speaking. The goal of informative speaking is to teach an audience something using objective
factual information. B
Many musicians and performers make a distinction between "good nervousness" and "bad
nervousness". What do you think this distinction means? How does it apply to public speaking?
Its normal for anyone who has to get in front of a group or audience and pre
Week 8 assignment for La-205
Answers for chapter 16 questions 2, 9.and 10
2. Speech to motivate action
Is like the speech to influence thinking, the speech to motivate action tries to win people over to your
way of thinking, but it also attempts one of th
An electronic payment system is a way of paying for a goods or services electronically, instead of using cash or a
check, in person or by mail. For example of an electronic payment system is Pay Pal and use of a credit card. Many
users make payments elect
Types of task dependencies
There are four types of task dependencies: finish-to-start, start-to-start, finish-to-finish, and startto-finish.
This type of dependency is the most common, perhaps because control and chronology work in
Week 2 Assignment part 1
Discuss how you might address a group of Japanese tourists who are in America for the first time and
who are about to embark on a cross-country tour. You are their tour guide and you are giving a
presentation on important landmark
We want freedom to say and do what we want to do on the internet, but
when the internet is the subject of censorship, net neutrality the networks
start going crazy about who should get the most data or show and say what
they want on the internet.
Protection programs provide family benefits, promote health, and guard against income loss caused by
such catastrophic factors as unemployment, disability, or serious illness
Paid time off represents discretionary employee benefits (ex: vacation time) tha
Chapter Notes for Week 7
This week the main work is to prepare for your upcoming Autobiographical Speeches this week.
I would like you to review Chapters 6-9. Below I have highlighted some key points from each of the
Chapter 6 Finding Informatio
AdvSPCH 19 Speaking in Groups
This chapter tells us that research shows that experience working on a team can improve your chances
of getting a job, and when employed, if you establish a reputation as an effective team member, you can
Traditional Bases for Pay - Seniority and Merit
Seniority and Longevity Pay
B. Historical Overview
C. Who Participates?
D. Effectiveness of Seniority Pay Systems
E. Design of Seniority Pay Plans
F. Advantages of Seniority Pay
Week #3 Pay Practices
Describe seniority and longevity pay practices, elements of merit pay and example of performance
appraisal methods. What are same drawbacks to at least one from each category?
The seniority system compensates an employee based on the
5 out of 5 points
Successful communication occurs when a receiver hears and understands
the message of the sender.
0 out of 5 points
All speech is persuasive.
0 out of 5 point
1.66 out of 1.66 points
A nonprofit corporation is formed to promote a civic, charitable, or artistic
1.66 out of 1.66 points
A type of business that is owned and controlled by an individual is a sole
Because of economic conditions, most people stay in their first job
throughout their career.
The purpose of a letter of application is to sell your abilities.
If an intervie
Wednesday November 16th, 2016
Integrating Business Concepts
Customer Service Questionnaire
1. How likely would you recommend this company to a friend or colleague because of its
Not at all
District Score State Score Difference
Fall Art Courses for Adult Learners
Sponsored by the Oklahoma Board of Education
The Oklahoma Board of Education recently developed five art courses for adult learners in selected
districts. These courses have proven to be extremely popula At an average c
What is the companys current financial position? How has the company performed in the last year? Past 3-5 years? Past
Wal-Mart Income Statements for 2016-2007
Net Sales Or Revenues
Cost Of Goods Sold