Week 1 – Discussion 1 COM325: Communication & Conflict (BCG2050A) ASHFORD UNIVERSITY
Your initial discussion thread is due on Day 3 (Thursday) and you have until Day 7 (Monday) to respond to your classmates. Your grade will reflect both the quality of your initial post and the depth of your responses. Refer to the Discussion Forum Grading Rubric under the Settings icon above for guidance on how your discussion will be evaluated.
There are many different types of conflict and many ways to resolve them. Communication is the most important component in managing conflicts and working on a resolution. Visit Slideshare (Links to an external site.) and review several presentations regarding conflict resolutions or managing conflict. Select one presentation to share with the class.
Provide the link, the title of the presentation, the author, and a brief summary of the presentation. Identify why conflict occurs and the communication processes used to manage or resolve conflict.
Your initial response should be 250 – 300 words and must be posted by Thursday, Day 3. Respond to at least two of your classmates’ postings with a substantial response by Monday, Day 7.