Discussion D: Managing Conflict/Problem Solving
Welcome to the fourth discussion. In this course you will be introduced to a topic in the discussion. The first week of the module you will write about your initial thoughts after reviewing the resources. The initial post should be at least 300 words.
During the following week you will reply to at least two of your classmates. The replies should be at least 100 words. See the discussion rubric for more details on grading.
Discussions should always be completed prior to “class.” If you are in an online class or an on ground course this is prior to the lesson portion of the week. Are you ready to begin?
1. Consider the following:
Lesson 1 asked you to write a paper that delineated the specific traits, skills, and knowledge a manager should possess to be successful in the today’s business environment. In addition, you were asked to state the best method for building productive managerial relationships in a business environment. This paper was based on the reading for week one and your personal experience. Please review your submission for Lesson 1.
2. Initial Post (300 words)
- In the time since, have your positions changed with regard to these two issues due to additional information you acquired during the term? If so, how has your position changed and what prompted the change? If not, what additional information acquired during the term supported and solidified your original positions? Please discuss and provide detailed support for your statements.