In your own opinion, what is the most valuable or important aspect of this course that you have
learned? Why is this valuable or important to you? How will you use this new learning you
have gained these past weeks?
I have learned a lot of essential and a
Its undeniably true that communication is very vital in everyones life. Communication gap can
be caused by different accents and generally leads to a misunderstanding. I really appreciate that
you directly spoke with manager and figured out that
Communication is very important in our daily routine life. In todays economy, communication
plays a crucial role in every single field. Decoding is very significant element in communication.
As whenever we talk to anybody, it is very essentia
"In your experience, which communication element has often been the cause of your failures to
communicate? What can you do to improve your ability to communicate?"
It is permissible to provide personal examples if you wish to do so.
Every person has different priority in life, and that decides the motivation factor. Its absolutely
true that appreciation and recognition of person working hard to accomplish the desired result is
very important. This results in respect for the
I enjoyed reading your post. Unquestionably true that job satisfaction keeps the employees
motivated. Employees will perform better if they are well satisfied, and they are encouraged to
work superior if they feel happy.
The manager of a fast-food restaurant was overheard saying, "I believe that money is the best of
all possible motivators. You can say what you please about all the other nonsense, but when it
comes right down to it, if you give a guy a raise, you'll motiv
Manager cannot be a leader by simply giving orders. They have to set a good example by
conveying the vision. Effective manager leads the team by growing a company and allowing
subordinate to speak their mind. Manager should apply Law of Process
I really like the way you explained the qualities that a manager should have to be a leader. Its so
true that managers should always keep themselves updated by knowing whats happening in
company. Especially through communication as these is the
As you said, discussions were very interesting and important part of this course. It helped to
increase and enhance the learning experience not only for me but for whole class. It developed
the habits of shared learning and this experience will
I really like the way you explained leadership as the most valuable topic. I also learned lot of
leadership skills for this course; however, its an ongoing process, and I am improving on it.
Those skills are very essential for a person to be su
"Do you believe that a manager can be effective if he/she is not considered by subordinates to be
a leader?" Explain.
I dont believe that a manager can be effective if he/she is not considered by subordinates to be a
leader. Leadership qualities play a ve
Proactive manager is one who completes all the work ahead of time and sets a good example for
team. So, that team follows the same footsteps. This type of manager not just considers his or her
responsibilities as work and needs to be submitted on time. Ho
Leading at an MNE environment needs all the leadership qualities as demonstrated by John
Maxwell (2007) in his book The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership. I believe leading is the
most challenging managerial function to perform at an MNE in different glob
I believe all four functions of management will be, to some degree, a challenge for a
multinational enterprise. This will also depend on the mode of entry of the organization into the
global market (export, foreign activities or direct investment). As all
The four managerial functions of planning, organizing, leading and controlling are important for
an MNE to be successful. I think the planning function is the most challenging. There are so
many factors to consider when entering into the global market. A
All four functions of management such as leading, planning, organizing and controlling are
important. We require all these functions to succeed effectively in management areas and also in
our daily activities. I believe my strongest quality out of these f
I agree with you that during the interview, we experience this question that which is your
strongest point. Once during my interview I also had this question. As a lady we need to perform
this entire role in our day to day life being daughter, w
"A critical part of the writing process is helping readers place your contribution in context by
citing the researchers who influenced you" (American Psychological Association, 2010, p.169).
There is a misperception among students and pr
The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (2010) defines Style as ".the rules or
guidelines a publisher observes to ensure clear, consistent presentation in scholarly articles" (p. 87).
APA style defines 5 levels
1. Briefly discuss the various forms of research and differentiate between descriptive,
correlational, interpretive, and experimental research methods.
According to Locke, Silverman, and Spirduso (2010) there are three types of research
Week 15 Lecture
Research Report Abstract
The different sections of a research report were covered in Week 5, including the Abstract. The
abstract is the final piece of a research report written as it summarizes the contents of the report,
As stated in previous lectures, the primary means of communicating research results and findings is
through primary publications in academic journals. According to the American Psychological Association
(2010), primary publications means "that they have n
Sources of Credibility
We have all seen the informercial on television for a new diet pill developed and/or endorsed by a
medical doctor. Individuals who claim to have used the product share their success stories. Are the
claims true and can we trust the
Compare and contrast Creative Writing and Technical Writing.
Micron (2005) has stated technical writing conveys specific information about a technical
subject to a specific audience for a spec
It has been said that everyone loves a list. Going on that assumption, now that you have
completed the readings, lecture notes, and videos from Week 11, generate a top 3 list of
reasons for citing sources in academic articles that you believe are the most
What is a "data-driven decision making" process? How does it relate to this class, if it does?
According to Cradler (2008), DDDM focus uses student assessment data and relevant
background information, to inform decisions related to planning and implementi
"The scholarship of discovery is best understood as a process rather than an outcome."
Do you agree or disagree with this statement? Provide reasons and support for your stance.
I agree that the scholarship is best understood as a process rather than outc
I liked the way you have explained the correlation between credibility of an author and accuracy
of the reference list. Its helpful to write the references as author works through the research.
However, its important to understand the diffe
I liked your explanation of duplicate and piecemeal publication. Its unquestionably true that
time management is very important; those students who lack this skill, they plagiarize. Time
management helps students to set principles, goals and to