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ERIC Number: EJ1074784
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015-Sep
Pages: 23
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-2329-4922
Selections from the ABC 2014 Annual Convention, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania A Well-Stitched Banner of Favorite Assignments: Leadership and Other-Focused Communication and Projects
Whalen, D. Joel
Business and Professional Communication Quarterly, v78 n3 p355-377 Sep 2015
This article, the second of a two-part series, features 11 teaching innovations presented at the 2014 Association for Business Communication annual conference. These 11 assignments included leadership and other-focused communication--detecting communication style, adaptive communication, personality type, delivering feedback, problem solving, and critical thinking--and projects--analytic reports, presentation, slide deck creation, visual tools, ethics, team communication, field observation and reporting, rhetoric, persuasion, advertising messages strategies, delivering bad news, reporting financial data, and cross-cultural and international communication. Additional teaching materials--including instructions to students, stimulus materials, slides, grading rubrics, frequently asked questions, and sample student projects--are posted on the Association for Business Communication website [The teaching innovations presented in this document were contributed by: Charles Drehmer, Deborah Britt Roebuck, Susan Cody, James Benjamin Boisvert-Storey, Geoffrey A. Cross, Jacquelyn A. Lowman, Melinda Phillabaum, Susanna Shelton Clason, Kathleen A. Corrales, Cherie S. Twyman, and Anita Pandey.]
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Pennsylvania
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