The image you portray as a professional is often reflected in the communications that you relay. Communication in the workplace happens in many forms. In previous units, you had the opportunity the delve into non-verbal communication and even focus on your own oral presentation skills. Now you will focus on how others present information.
Please respond to the Discussion below. Your posts should be in the 100–150-word range and your responses in the 75–100-word range. Respond to at least two of your classmates with meaningful comments. Support from unit materials or outside research should be included. Check out the Discussion topic grading rubric in the Course Resources area for information about how you will earn your grade for the Discussion.
There is a miscommunication while you are working on a project with a team. This miscommunication leads to a delay in getting the work done and frustration from both coworkers and yourself. For the purposes of this Discussion, choose one of the following mediums for the miscommunication to happen:
d. Phone discussion
e. Workplace Instant Messaging
Create a brief audio recording by following directions on this template that focuses on two tips that could be used to avoid miscommunication in the medium you chose from above. This recording should be an informational explanation you would give to coworkers. Recording should be 1–2 minutes in length and include a clear explanation for the tips you have determined would be helpful.
During this Discussion, to assist you with your planning for next unit’s work, you will also share information about your planned observation for your Unit 6 Assignment. Please share the following information (in written form):
What company will you observe?
What site can you go to find the mission statement for the company?