The Rise and Fall of
Houston Natural Gas merges
with InterNorth (a natural gas
company), thus forming Enron
Enron expands beyond the
pipeline business to trading natural
Enron begins trading elect
Mid-Course Reflection Paper
Throughout the first half of this course I have learned a vast amount about
organizational communication through lectures, the textbook, and in-class activities. I
have also learned a lot about myself in reg
1. Weber identifies three different types of authority. Traditional Authority describes
power based on long-standing beliefs about the person that should be in control.
This typically takes place in certain positions
Interview Activity, COMM 14
For this assignment I e-mailed my stepdad who is sixty years old. He went to Cal State
Long Beach and got a degree in Radio/TV/Film.
Ask this person about what the workplace was like when he/she began working.
COMM 149 Test 2 Study Guide
7. Phases of Socialization: Anticipatory- process that occurs before entry, learn about work, the job, the org. Encounter- point of entry of the
org. making sense, orientation programs and employee seeking info. Metamorphosis-