How Internet Communication Helps Graphic Designers to Spread Their Art Works to the World

Introduction The internet has entirely transformed the graphic design industry. The number of graphic designers has increased steadily over the recent few years. In fact, this growth is attributed to the development of internet communication (Tufte, 2010, p.5). There are more websites on the net: a number that is estimated to have tripled from the […]

Facebook an important weapon in the politics of Vietnam.

Facebook was founded in 2004 by Mark Zuckerberger. It was initially meant for students of Harvard University. Over the years, it grew to include all universities in Boston and presently it has become global (Phillips 3). There are no charges for registration on the site. Facebook generates its income from advertising (Phillips 4). It is […]

Analysis of a Relationship

The first paper focused on interpersonal communication in marriage. Interpersonal communication refers to the sharing of information between individuals. The number of people involved in the sharing of information can be two or more. Interpersonal communication is the key to building a positive relationship between individuals, especially in marriage. The theories of interpersonal relationships, skills, […]

Success in Interpersonal communication

Introduction The world is changing dramatically and its changes are constantly affecting the socio-economic structure of nationalists in both developing and developed nations. Central to globalisation and internationalisation, numerous issues are emerging as nations are constantly witnessing a massive influx of immigration and migration trends that have influenced lifestyles in almost all big cities and […]

Argument by Consensus

Quality of communication lies on the ability to encode and decode series of organized sentences. Overtime, the society has internalize symbolic interpretation of these arguments and assume that every premise connote logic at macro-level. However, in the process, parties applying figures of speech have sneaked in fallacies when balancing proportional calculus of combined ‘logical’ arguments. […]

Characteristics that Make a Successful Negotiator

Negotiation remains a critical element in leadership and management. The concept of negotiation has occupied the realms of leadership because it is the core for a formidable and plausible leader (Burt, Petcavage & Pinkerton, 2010). However, questions have arisen as to what constitutes a good negotiator. Therefore, the paper examines some of the basic features […]

Organizational Communication

The definitions of communication (verbal and non-verbal) largely reflect the perceptual subjectivism of those who come up with them. This explains the fact that, as of today, there are at least seven different definitions of the process in question, concerned with organizational theory: Cybernetic – communication is the process of informational transactions being processed, for […]

Communication Strategies: Image Restoration Theory

Handout The image restoration theory refers to a set of strategies designed to help organizations and/or individuals to restore positive public image. This theory underscores the different strategies that individuals, organization, and countries among others use when faced with the possibility of image destruction. When image is threated, the reputation of the victim is at […]

Language and Misinterpretations

Language comprehension is an important tool of communication. Through language, human beings are able to exchange information amongst themselves, form relationships, comprehend, and express their feelings. Consequently, language is a vital component of human understanding. The issue of misinterpretation in language use is very important because it has the potential to affect communication in a […]

Diversity Issues Related to Communication Barriers

Introduction Communication barriers lead to challenges in a corporation that is trying to establish a diverse workplace and when United States organizations hire employees with diverse cultural backgrounds. Globalization has forced organizations to recruit staff from different cultural backgrounds. An organization can hardly exploit global market without a diverse workforce. Hence, even though diversity causes […]

Modern Communication

Introduction Innovative technologies have been changing modern world gradually since the day of their emergence. The invention of writing, then typing, telephones and telegraphs, cell phones, computers, the Internet, and we cannot even imagine what can be next, all these means of progress development assist people in communication. Using written letters, telephones, faxes, SMS, and […]

Communication in Society

Communication is a very critical aspect in any human society. Effective communication ensures that individuals can pass their message to the intended audience. Communication can take different strategies. Communication can be done between junior employees or employees and managers (Reece, 2004). Therefore, it can be noted that communication occurs on either horizontal or vertical axis. […]

The Importance of Cultural Approaches to Negotiation

Negotiation occurs when individuals with conflict of the interests get together to determine how they would allocate resources or work together in the future. The ideas of both parties need to be well presented in the negotiation. Both parties should end up with equally benefiting outcomes. Negotiation results in problem solving to a common problem […]

Culture and Communication: Variations and Effectiveness

Communication is a vital process within organizations. Stakeholders in all organizations have different personalities and cultural backgrounds; they have to learn how to communicate to each other in order to attain effective competitive advantage over their competitors in the market. Effective communication requires initiators to understand the social and cultural contexts under which they intend […]

Conflict Identification and Resolution

Conflict refers to a collision, disagreement, variance in opinion, ideology or interests. These situations are common in places where people from different and diverse cultural backgrounds meet and interact in a team setting like places of work, worship or school. Conflicts can be both destructive and constructive, however, most conflicts are destructive if not successfully […]

Multi-Cultural Communication

Introduction Cultural competence has become an important factor to success of a therapist because of demographic changes in the country. It has become common for a psychology therapist to encounter clients from different ethnic or cultural background in either individual or group setting. The situations where a therapist and client have different cultural background require […]

A proposal for an invitational rhetoric

Introduction In their article, “A proposal for an invitational rhetoric”, Foss and Griffin have discussed on both traditional rhetorical theories and invitational rhetoric; their aim is to offer an understanding of the above approaches, (2). This paper will describe the authors’ arguments regarding the above mentioned theories. Traditional rhetorical theories as defined by Foss and […]

Observation and Analysis Paper

Non-verbal communication can tell much about people’s attitudes, emotions, feelings, and intentions (Mehrabian 2007, p. 12). In some cases, it can be more informative than people’s words (Mehrabian 2007, p. 12; Fielding, 2005, p. 120). Additionally, it can affect the quality of people’s relations with one another. Non-verbal language is particularly important in those cases, […]

Culture and Communication: Egypt

Introduction Egypt is the origin of the earliest civilizations and has taken an important position in the Middle East as the connection between the Arab and Europe regions. Egyptian culture and practices are greatly influenced by Arab, African, and Mediterranean cultures, and it is a distinctive mixture of modern and traditional cultures and behaviours. Most […]

Cross-Cultural Communication: Helping Refugees from Syria

Introduction Good communication is based on the capability of the recipient to listen and comprehend the intention of the speaker and vice versa. However, communicating with people from different cultures can prove a challenging encounter. Despite the difficulty, the importance of cross-cultural communication cannot be ignored, particularly in a generation where migrants move across borders […]

Cross Cultural Communication

Introduction In a work set up, it is always necessary to consider employees or business associates’ communication and cultural diversity (Kottak & Kozaitis 2003). For instance, in Australia, individuals seeking employment are expected to promote themselves explicitly and show that they can work in an environment of diverse cultures. This is done by requiring them […]

Cisco SCRM in Action

Internal Communication Strategies Cisco started paying considerable attention to risk management in the 2000s, and it has effectively addressed various issues (Munson 89). This extensive experience can help the Supply Chain Risk Management (SCRM) team implement the necessary change effectively. It is noteworthy that the company considers such risks as weather, economic, political and so […]

Brand Extension in High End Fashion Industry

At the beginning, it is essential to admit, that currently the fashion industry is being completely committed to fierce and long-standing rivalry. Making one’s business successful and profitable, managing this market competition requires implying new programs, developing projects, that enable to acquire desirable receipts by gathering a considerable amount of target customers around one’s product. […]

How we Know-and Sometimes Misjudge-What Others Know: Imputing One’s Knowledge to Others

Raymond S. Nickerson in his article, How we Know-and Sometimes Misjudge-What Others Know: Imputing One’s Knowledge to Others, reminds us that, “To communicate effectively with other people, one must have a reasonably accurate idea of what they do and do not know that is pertinent to the communication” (p. 737). Therefore, for effective communication one […]

Impact of Telecommunications on the Arab Society

The paper under consideration dwells upon the role telecommunications has played in the development of the Arab world. It is argued that telecommunications has played significant role in the development of many Arab countries. These changes can be found in different planes: economic, social, political, educational, etc. Thus, it is mentioned that telecommunication services in […]

Case Study – Cross Culture Communication

The topic chosen for this case study is cross cultural communication (CCC). This occurs in an environment consisting of English speakers and Greek speakers. An interesting thing in this context is the miscommunication aspects due to cultural differences in the realms of non-verbal communication (Gupta, 1998). Personal observation on this issue has revealed the disparities […]

Conflict management in planning

Introduction Planning in any sector entails forecasting on developments and laying strategies on how to react to these developments when they fall due. It should therefore be done carefully and skillfully in order to avoid conflicts that may arise in future following the developments. In public sector, the urban and regional planning process the necessary […]

Intercultural communication perspectives

Introduction The ability of an individual to communicate meaningfully is considered a critical aspect of social interaction among people of different cultures. This essay explores various issues pertaining to intercultural communication and its application on the classroom setting. These include the definition of intercultural communication and an overview of the contents involved in teaching it, […]

Summary of the Article: “Stalking the Wily Hacker” by Clifford Stoll

Communication is a central pillar driving organizational performance at various levels. It holds the capacity to paralyze or propel execution of activities as it facilitates conveyance of basic information that appertains to enhancing productivity. Evidently, information, understanding and awareness of diverse issues form the lifeblood of corporations with strong growth aspirations. Communication contributes to exemplary […]