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Megahertz Technology Solutions, Inc., recently suffered a discrimination lawsuit. Advice to improve its workforce diversity is likely to include understanding the value of differences, providing diversity training for employees, building on similarities, and Answer

Correct Answer: making fewer assumptions.

Amelia has made a conscious effort to become an active listener. Therefore, she shuts down her computer, turns off her cell phone, and asks her assistant to hold all incoming calls when she conducts interviews. What technique is she using to improve listening? Answer

Correct Answer: Controlling her surroundings
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According to research, what percentage of our work time is spent listening? Answer
Correct Answer: 50 percent
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Communication noise
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Correct Answer: includes anything that disrupts the transmission of a message. Question 5
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Which of the following statements is most accurate?
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Correct Answer: Most people are not very good listeners.
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Many of us are poor listeners because
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Correct Answer: All answer choices are correct.
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According to Edward T. Hall, which spatial zone is the largest? Answer
Correct Answer: Public
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Communication skills
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Correct Answer: are ranked by recruiters at the top of qualities they most desire in job seekers. Question 9
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Which of the following statements about nonverbal communication is most accurate? Answer
Correct Answer: Meanings of nonverbal behaviors are often influenced by one's culture. Question 10
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Your boss is giving instructions for a new method of keeping expense accounts. However, you find it difficult to concentrate because you think the change is unnecessary. What type of barrier to effective listening are you experiencing? Answer

Correct Answer: Psychological barrier
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North Americans value straightforwardness and are suspicious of evasiveness. These traits identify the cultural dimension of Answer
Correct Answer: communication style.
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On the job you are more likely to be taken seriously and promoted if you Answer
Correct Answer: look and sound professional.
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If you want to become a better listener, your first step is to stop talking. Answer
Correct Answer: True
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Bijan and his family place great emphasis on tradition, ceremony, and social rules. Bijan is most likely a member of a low-context culture. Answer
Correct Answer: False
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Laura values individualism and personal responsibility in herself and coworkers. These values are typical of North American culture. Answer
Correct Answer: True
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Successful communication takes place only when a receiver understands the intended meaning of a message. Answer
Correct Answer: True
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To achieve parallel construction, use similar structure to express ideas. Answer
Correct Answer: True
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Using a hierarchy such as an outline can help you to organize ideas and information. Answer
Correct Answer: True
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Business writers should strive for paragraphs with eight or fewer printed lines. Answer
Correct Answer: True
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A compound-complex sentence contains two complete but related thoughts. Answer
Correct Answer: False
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PDF documents guarantee that the reader receives a message that looks exactly as the writer intended. Answer
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