20 Sep Answer fully and on time:Think about the communica
Answer fully and on time:Think about the communicationphenomena that scholars study. Which aspects of communication intriguedyou the most in this week’s readings—verbal or nonverbal behaviors? Oralor written messages? Interpersonal, small group, or organizationaldynamics? Face-to-face or mediated contexts?Then, reflect on the informal andformal communication channels in your workplace. What types ofbreakdowns have you experienced or observed in the flow of thatcommunication which affected your work?Finally, to begin learning about howcommunication competence can help you or your co-workers to effectivelyand appropriately handle challenging workplace* communicationsituations, answer the following: Describe your workplace* communication problem with your classmates. What happened? How did it affect you or the workplace?What is the communication phenomenon involved in your workplace problem that you would like to investigate?What is the communication theory goal that youwould like to pursue in investigating this phenomenon? Remember,communication theories seek to describe or understand, explain, predict,or control a communication behavior. A theory goal can be expressed assimply as one of the following:My theory goal is to [describe/understand, explain, or predict] __________.My goal is to persuade co-workers to do or think __________ .My goal is to change people’s attitudes toward __________.