According to the answer key for the self esteem quiz, any statement resulting
in true generally gets in the way of building positive self esteem whereas, any
statements resulting in false is considered to be the ideal way of thinki
Journal Entry 6: Regarding nonverbal communication, how specifically could you
When it comes to communication skills, I believe everybody has room for
improvement. There are multiple facets of communication that go into every conversat
(Journal Entry 5) Complete the How Assertive Are Your Messages quiz on page 120.
How assertive are you? Give an example of your assertiveness (or lack of assertiveness).
What can you do to improve?
I scored a seventeen on the How Assertive Are Your Messag
Improving my listening behavior in school is important to me, I would like to
learn new ways to keep myself interested in the subjects at hand both in class, and at
home during my studies/assignments. During class, I often try to m
After taking the cultural orientation quiz and seeing my results, it did not
surprise me. To start off, this is a short fourteen-question test that determines what
your cultural orientation from the answers you give. It is benefici
Journal Entry 7: Complete the How Do You Feel About Communicating Feeling quiz
on page 178. How did you do? Describe a recent experience where you wanted to
express your feelings to someone but you didnt. Why didnt you express the feelings?
What barrier w
Journal Entry 8: Have you ever regretted self disclosing information to someone?
Looking back, what would you have done differently? Has someone elses self-disclosure
made you uncomfortable? How and why?
I have definitely regretted the self-disclosure of
Journal 10: Electronic Gaming and the Media Playground
Can video games be held partially or totally responsible for increased
violence in America? Why or why not?
Video games simply cannot now, and will not ever be held one
hundred percent res
Communication Theory: Groupthink
Groupthink is a theoretical term conceived by Social Psychologist Irving Janis, His main
aim was to understand how a group of individuals came up with excellent decisions one time and
totally messed up ones at