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Case Studies in Organizational Communication: Ethical Perspectives and PracticesThe Second Edition of Case Studies in Organizational Communication: Ethical Perspectives and Practices, by Dr. Steve May, integrates ethical theory and practice to help strengthen readers’ awareness, judgment, and action in organizations by exploring ethical dilemmas in a diverse range of well-known business cases….

Case Studies in Organizational Communication 2: Perspectives on Contemporary Work LifeAn up-to-date collection of new case studies spotlighting the integral role of communication in today’s workplace, this volume will succeed its highly acclaimed predecessor as a valued reference and teaching text. Based on first-hand observation, in-depth interviews, and survey research, some of the studies highlight creative and positive uses of different communication practices; others demonstrate how communication can hinder organizational functioning.Bringing complex situations to life, the …

Case Studies in Organizational Communication: Ethical Perspectives and PracticesCase Studies in Organizational Communication: Ethical Perspectives and Practices integrates ethical theory and practice to help strengthen readers’ awareness, judgment, and action in organizations by exploring ethical dilemmas in a diverse range of well-known business cases. This volume is a crucial step toward addressing ethical issues, providing a rich and diverse overview of an increasingly important concern for organizations in contemporary society….

Case Studies for Organizational Communication: Understanding Communication ProcessesCase studies offer students the opportunity to explore critical incidents and develop effective strategies for resolution. Featuring the exclusive, real-life case studies of top communication scholars, Case Studies for Organizational Communication: Understanding Communication Processes, Third Edition, employs a unique applied approach that allows students to use their knowledge of organizational communication to analyze typical organizational problems. Edited by Joann Keyton and Pamela Shockley…

The Fifth Discipline: The Art & Practice of The Learning OrganizationCase studies offer students the opportunity to explore critical incidents and develop effective strategies for resolution. Featuring the exclusive, real-life case studies of top communication scholars, Case Studies for Organizational Communication: Understanding Communication Processes, Third Edition, employs a unique applied approach that allows students to use their knowledge of organizational communication to analyze typical organizational problems. Edited by Joann Keyton and Pamela Shockley…

Case Studies in Courageous Organizational Communication: Research and Practice for Effective WorkplacesAlexander Lyon presents 31 case studies in organizational communication that explore issues of courageous communication. Through case studies on many well-known organizations such as Google, the Miami Dolphins, NASA, Comcast, the Boy Scouts of America, Netflix, Taco Bell, Massachusetts General Hospital, Merck Pharmaceuticals, and others, the book articulates a communication-based model of courage around four themes: Courageous communication is collaborative, upward, transparent, and engaging. Th…

Case Studies for Organizational Communication: Understanding Communication ProcessesCase Studies for Organizational Communication: Understanding Communication Processes, Second Edition, collects forty compelling, accessible cases that use verbal, nonverbal, written, and electronic channels in multiple contextual settings. The cases cover both formal and informal communication practices–in a wide variety of organizational topics and processes–offering students the opportunity to apply their knowledge of organizational and business communication to analyze vital issues and dile…

Friend & Foe: When to Cooperate, When to Compete, and How to Succeed at BothWhat does it take to succeed? This question has fueled a long-running debate. Some have argued that humans are fundamentally competitive, and that pursuing self-interest is the best way to get ahead. Others claim that humans are born to cooperate and that we are most successful when we collaborate with others. In FRIEND AND FOE, researchers Galinsky and Schweitzer explain why this debate misses the mark. Rather than being hardwired to compete or cooperate, we have evolved to do both. In every re…

Case Studies in Organizational Communication 1 (Guilford Communication)Using a descriptive approach to illuminate the topic, this volume presents accounts of how organizational life is accomplished communicatively in a variety of retail, manufacturing, public service, and newspaper organizations. The cases in this book focus on the ways in which communication creates and maintains organizational realities, with some demonstrating how communication can hinder organizational functioning and others highlighting creative and positive uses of different communication pra…

Organizational Theory, Design, and Change (7th Edition)Business is changing at break-neck speed so managers must be increasingly active in reorganizing their firms to gain a competitive edge. Organizational Theory, Design, and Change continues to provide students with the most up-to-date and contemporary treatment of the way managers attempt to increase organizational effectiveness. By making organizational change the centerpiece in a discussion of organizational theory and design, this text stands apart from other books on the market….