Read the article entitled, How to deal with annoying co-workers (Links to an external site.). Write a paper about your thoughts on this article. Additionally, in your paper, be sure to address the following:
- Discuss an encounter you have had with one of the six types of annoying co-workers described in the article.
- Analyze how you handled this particular annoying co-worker by indicating which communication methods were used.
- Assess how you will handle a similar situation in the future using the advice given by the author of the article.
Please make sure to reference the article and at least one other article in your paper. This can be your textbook, one of the recommended articles, or another article that you have located.
The paper must be two pages in length (excluding title and reference pages) and formatted according to APA style. Cite your resources in text and on the reference page. For information regarding APA samples and tutorials, visit the Ashford Writing Center, within the Learning Resources tab on the left navigation toolbar.
- To successfully complete this week’s assignments, read the following chapters from the text, Communication in organizations:
- Chapter Three – Individual Factors in Organizational Communication
- Chapter Four – Relational Processes in Organizational Life
- Chapter Five – Group Processes in Organizational Life
- To successfully complete this week’s assignments, read the following articles from U.S. News & World Report: