Organizing & Finding
Support For Your Speech
State Your Purpose and Thesis
A purpose statement is a declaration of
your specific goals.
It expresses precisely what you want to
accomplish during your speech.
Persuasive speech: First, identif
Communicating In Intimate
Characteristics of Romantic
95 percent of us will marry at least once in our lifetime. Many who
dont will have at least one significant marriage-like romantic
Introduction to Human
P R O F E S S O R J AY Z A L I N G E R
Why Study Communication?
What is Communication?
Is communication common sense?
Arent we all experts at communi
The Nature and Functions of
Nonverbal communication is powerful. Sometimes the
smallest gesture, a glance, a warm tone of voice, a
touch, can send unmistakable messages about
ourselves to others.
So much of
How We Use Language
Language is powerful. The words we use to
describe ourselves and others shapes our reality.
What is language?
Why do we use it?
How can we use it more effectively?
Language: A structured system of symbols used
Decision Making and
Leadership in Groups
Being a Leader
Question: What do you think makes a good
leader? Who are some people you consider
good leaders and why?
Communicating in Social
Why Social Relationships Matter
We are social creatures. Its in our nature to
form social relationships.
Evolutionary psychologists argue that this
need is innate rather than learned.
What It Means To Listen
Listening: The active process of making meaning
out of another persons spoken message.
Listening is active. Its not automatic. You must
make yourself listen. Listening is a skill, its an art
Perceiving the Self and
Activity!: Go on a speed date with the person
next to you for five minutes
Ask them questions. Learn about each other.
What was your perception of the other
1 date. 5 minutes.
Communicating in Small
1. Assembly quickly into groups of 3-4.
2. Challenge: Design a mobile app to persuade
students in this class to do all the readings
for the semester.
3. Features available:
Anxious to please
Challenges the status quo Can creatively break down the big picture
into assignments. Good at seeing the big picture Good team players
Mission oriented Politically Savvy-gifted in political Adapt well to
change Consumer ment
1) Optimize The Different Strengths & Work Styles, and Of Your
Multigenerational Tea. Of YOUR MULTIGENERATIONAL TEAMTODAYS
WORKFORCE: (n.d.): n. pag. Web.
2) "Multigenerational Workforce: What Motivates Todays Employees
[Graphic]." N.p., 01 M
1) Indirect competition is the conflict between vendors whose products
or services are not the same but that could satisfy the same consumer
need. The term contrasts with direct competition, in which
Identify and describe each of the four presentation personalities proposed by Jim Teteak that we
discussed in class. Which of these do you believe best describes your presentation style and why?
The four personality types as outlined by Jim Teteak are: th
Market segmentation is crucial in defining the elements of a business, and the direction in
which the business is heading. Market segmenting is a strategy which divides the target markets
of a business and allows the business to develo
I was first introduced to Doves line of skincare products when I was in high school. My
mom was a loyal consumer to their products, and I continued buying them after I moved away. I
have become a loyal consumer because of the quality and value I find in t
Customer Service, Branding and Social Media Marketing
AB InBevs leading position in the worlds largest and most profitable beer market
resonates with consumers around the world. The company has operations across six zones:
North America, Latin America Nor
Have you ever had, what you thought was a great message to deliver, but couldnt get
people to quite absorb the concept the way you intended for them to? Julian Treasures Ted Talk,
How to Speak so that People Want to Listen to you, covers techniques to spe
1. Distinguish between the concepts of idealism and relativism. Be sure to define and
discuss each concept first using examples. Describe what you believe your own
preference would be for each: are you high or low on idealism; high or low
When working with a new team there first needs to be organization. The team together has an ultimate
goal of completing a project at a specific deadline. Within the team there will be many ideas as well as
different opinions, backgrounds and levels of abi
Globalization of business extends a business from its one origin of production to multiple other
countries. With globalization, comes cultural adopting, communication barriers and adjustments
within a company to expand globally. This project will outline
1. Explain the concept of alignment and how it impacts an organization's ethical culture. Be sure
to define culture, ethical culture and the multisystem framework of formal and informal systems.
Alignment in an organization is the concept of how systems a