Assignment 3: Communication Dilemma—Getting Credit

Assignment 3: Communication Dilemma—Getting Credit
Due Week 10 and worth 260 points

In  order to complete this assignment, refer to the Case Study titled  “Communication Dilemma—Getting Credit” found in Chapter 7 of your Reeves  textbook. In addition, use the Internet or Strayer Library to research  the gender communication structure in three (3) countries of your  choosing.

Write a four to five (4-5) page paper in which you:

  1. Propose  three (3) lessons you can learn from gender communication in business.  Suggest two (2) ways that gender communication in business can affect a  business as a whole. Justify your response.
  2. Compare  and contrast Robert’s and Claudia’s styles of communication. Next,  speculate on three (3) ways that their communication styles impacted  their handling of the situation. Provide support for your response.
  3. Imagine  if you were in Robert’s shoes. Suggest three (3) ways that you could  deal with the situation with Claudia. Next, imagine that you are  Claudia. Suggest the main actions that you would take in this situation.  Justify your response.
  4. Compare  and contrast three (3) ways your selected countries’ gender  communications are similar or differ. Next, identify one (1) common  element from your selected countries’ gender communications; then,  suggest two (2) reasons why this element is prevalent in all of your  selected countries. If your selected countries’ gender communications do  not share any common elements, suggest two (2) reasons as to why this  is the case. Justify your response.
  5. Use at least two (2) quality resources in this assignment. Note: Wikipedia and similar Websites do not qualify as quality resources.

Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:

  • Be  typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with  one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA  or school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional  instructions.
  • Include  a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student’s  name, the professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover  page and the reference page are not included in the required assignment  page length.