Reading material for this lesson is the used of chapter material and web site. Please used the following information.
chapter 6 of Shockley-Zalabak (2015) textbook. Fundamentals of organizational communication (9th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson. ISBN: 9780205980079
- Backlund’s “Team Effectiveness.”
- On the Hay Group web site associated with leadership (http://www.haygroup.com/leadershipandtalentondeman…)Prepare an investigative paper that applies group related communication theory to a workgroup in which you are currently involved. If possible, choose a group that may be experiencing communication difficulties. Include detailed information about:
- Group type.
- Group membersformal roles and group communication roles (use the “Identification of Group Communication Roles” worksheet on page 213 in the textbook).
- Group stages experienced (refer to the “Team Effectiveness” article).
- Group norms.
- Positive and negative participation behaviors.Rate this group on their level of communication competencies in regards to:
- Engaging diversity.
- Stimulating creativity.
- Responding to the virtual environmentI will upload instruction to guide you in formatting paper and order of instruction.