Leadership, Communications and Teams
Research your chosen company. Find a minimum of one library source, which will support your thesis in this assignment. Review your assigned weekly lecture and text reading. Select from this reading 3-5 key concepts, which will also support your thesis. In a two to three page paper, address the questions below. Your paper should follow APA format including a title and reference page. The two to three page paper length requirement does NOT include the title page and reference page. Refer to your classroom area titled South University Policies and Guideline: Using APA Standards in Your Coursework to ensure you are following the correct format.
Describe both the formal and informal communication methods within the organization. Address whether or not the organization uses effective communication techniques. Evaluate the role culture plays in both the formal and informal methods of communication. Make recommendations for improvement for both informal and formal communications. Describe how the organization uses teams. Evaluate the effectiveness of the use of teams based on the model of team effectiveness described by Daft.
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|Assignment 2 Grading Criteria||Maximum Points|
|Submitted a two to three page research paper that included one library source and provided 3-5 key course concepts to support work.||5|
|Described both the formal and informal communication methods within the organization.||5|
|Addressed whether or not the organization uses effective communication techniques.||5|
|Evaluated the role culture plays in both the formal and informal methods of communication, and made recommendations for improvement.||5|
|Described how the organization uses teams.||5|
|Evaluated the effectiveness of the use of teams based on the model of team effectiveness described by Daft.||5|
|Included an introduction that provided compelling and appropriate background information, and clearly stated the topic. Transitions were appropriate and helped the flow of ideas. Provided a conclusion that provided a detailed summary and included thoughtful insights.||5|
|Used appropriate vocabulary and arguments. Provided thorough answers appropriate for the audience. Used precise and purposeful vocabulary.||5|
|Writing is free of errors in terms of grammar and mechanics. Grammar and mechanics helped establish a clear idea and aided the reader in following the writer’s logic.||5|
|Used APA format, accurately paraphrased, quoted, and cited throughout the presentation.||5|