BUS3041 Week 2 Discussion
By the due date assigned respond to the assigned discussion questions and submit your responses to the appropriate topic in this Discussion Area.
Respond to the assigned questions using the lessons and vocabulary found in the reading.
Support your answers with examples and research and cite your research using the APA format.
Start reviewing and responding to the postings of your classmates as early in the week as possible.
Internal Business Communication
For this week’s discussion assignment, find an internal communication document (this could be e-mail, newsletter, or other internal means of communicating with staff) that you have seen either in your current organization or another organization that you are familiar with.
Based on your analysis of the chosen business document, complete the following tasks:
Post the document as an attachment.
Provide a one paragraph summary at the beginning of your initial post detailing who the intended audience is for this document as well as what the intended message is.
Then, choose one of the following bullet points. Include a brief overview of who the target audience is for this article as well as the message that is meant to be communicated at the beginning of your original post. This summary should be no more than one paragraph long.
Choose one of the subsequent bullet items as your next step.
You are responsible for rewriting the paper in your own terms using the various principles that you discovered on written communication during the first and second weeks of the class. Include the revised version of your document in the conversation as well. Please provide a one-paragraph summary note that discusses at least two different concepts or principles (with references).
Rewrite the document in your own words using the different concepts that you learned about written communication in Week 1 and Week 2 of the course. Post your rewritten document to the discussion as well. Provide a one paragraph summary note that details at least two principles or concepts (with research citation support) that you used for re-writing the document
Assess any problems that you see in the business document, using research to support your conclusions. Compose a succinct paragraphing detailing the importance of effective written communication both as an individual and as a team member. For example:
What are the advantages to good communication?
Why are there so many communication problems within an organization when it is such an important aspect of a successful organization?