Excelsior College Communications Essay
The short paper for this module is on the following:
A specific business communication experience
For this assignment, you will use your findings from a current or recent workplace. You have to compare and contrast two (2) communication approaches used by two managers that you have observed first hand. Use readings from Chapter 1 of your textbook as the conceptual basis for your discussion.
Respond to the following in your paper:
1. Compare the management communication systems of these two managers. How are the basics similar? What was the role of technology, if any?
2. Which of the two managers was more effective in performing his or her responsibilities? What impact did communication have in each case?
3. What are some potential long-term consequences to each manager’s approach?
You must follow the format and guidelines, given below, for the short papers:
Title Page: Include name, paper title, course title, instructor’s name, and date.
Introduction: Discuss the purpose of the paper in succinct, declarative sentences. The introduction should offer a preview of the paper, its value, and be based upon the concepts studied in the course.
Discussion Content: This section should include the following three elements:
a brief examination of the issue, concept, or consequences of the actions taken,
an explanation of the concepts or theoretical applications that pertain to this topic,
a discussion of your position on this topic, supporting your argument from the text or other appropriate sources. It is highly recommended you make use of appropriate headings to guide your reader.