Type
Quiz
Book Title
Communicating for Managerial Effectiveness: Problems-- Strategies-- Solutions 5th Edition
ISBN 13
978-1412992046

COMU 85984

December 14, 2016
Creating strategic knowledge-sharing communities is an effective way to manage
the knowledge-action relationship.
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In deciphering meaning, the content of communication is usually more important than
the context of communication.
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In her book, Secrets, Sissela Bok admonishes that secrets are never justifiable, because
they are usually held for dishonorable reasons.
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Your author argues that the benefits, costs and value of channels are relatively fixed
over time and do not vary much at different organizational levels.
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A healthy organizational culture is typified by a "family atmosphere".
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Cultures such as China and Hong Kong are focused more on long-term results, whereas
cultures such as Nigeria and the Philippines are focused more on short-term results.
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Your author believes that effective managers stick to a few specific channels rather than
use a portfolio of channels to send and receive communications.
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Addressing the issue of, "Does the idea produce a reasonable return on investment?" or
"Does the idea fit with organizational objectives" would be critical questions to ask in
the implementation stage.
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