Communication Audit Analytic InquiryUse of Information Resou…

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Communication Audit Analytic Inquiry Use of Information Resources Analyze and assess the communication dynamics of an organization Apply communication theories to organizational communication challenges Consultation – The ability to provide guidance to organizational stakeholders. All organizations have communication challenges. How do you identify and address these issues as a HR professional or consultant? How can your organization overcome this challenge and improve the communication flow? In this project, you will use a diagnostic tool called a in order to assess organizational communication within an organization of your choice. Present an introduction that describes your research methodology and provides details of the survey administration, response rate, and characteristics of the survey population. Develop a professionally-written narrative in which you describe the data using appropriate tables, charts, and graphs. Include a detailed analysis followed by a summary of your findings, using the example in the “Collecting and Analyzing Data” file below. Identify the top communication challenge from your survey, and present your recommendations to strengthen this communication challenge, based on the scholarly literature. In the appendix, present the survey questions and the responses for each question. Your presentation should be professional and creative. Adding audio and/or visual elements on the slides is highly recommended. Text should be the proper size for viewing during a presentation. Your presentation will need title and citation slides. You must have a minimum of 3 reliable sources in your citations. Use APA format for the in-text citations you use to support your arguments. Don’t forget to check your spelling! As a friendly reminder, all words must be yours and your own typing. You may not copy text directly from a source You may use presentation software of your choice. Examples include (but are not limited to): MS Powerpoint, Prezio, Animoto, GoAnimate Your presentation software should not incur any costs. You are responsible for understanding how to use the software. You will need to submit your work in a format that can be easily opened by your colleagues and the instructor. Hide Rubrics This table lists criteria and criteria group name in the first column. The first row lists level names and includes scores if the rubric uses a numeric scoring method. 0 points 1.5 points 1.7143 points 2.14286 pointsIntroduction – Description of a Communication Audit No description provided. Description is missing important elements. All required elements addressed in the description. Clearly and succinctly presents the purpose of the communication audit and the intent of the survey used to identify organizational communication patterns (e.g. to increase organizational effectiveness or as a result of a performance gap). / 2.14286Introduction – Description of Organization No description is provided. Description is missing important elements. All required elements addressed in the description. Presented a detailed description of the department of the organization surveyed, including the purpose, number of employees, internal and external customers. / 2.14286Research Methodology – Description of Administration No description  is provided. Description is missing important elements. All required elements addressed in the description. Presented a detailed description of how and when the survey was administered (i.e. time and date, length of time for all surveys to be completed, facilitated or not facilitated, directions, survey format) / 2.14286Research Methodology – Description of Survey Respondents No description provided. Description is missing important elements. All required elements addressed in the description. Presented appropriate demographics to describe survey respondents (i.e. position titles, full-time/part-time, managerial/support) / 2.14286Data Analysis -Survey Administration – sample size Presented a sample size of less than 3 respondents. Presented a sample size of 4-5 Presented a sample size of 6-8 respondents. Presented a sample size of more than 8 respondents. / 2.14286Data Analysis -Charts, Graphs and Tables No tables, charts, graphs were presented. Tables, Charts, Graphs are missing important elements to clearly and accurately represent the data. All required elements accurately represent and clearly highlight data trends/findings. The data analysis is clearly shown through the use of tables, charts or graphs. The data clearly shows how the main issue was identified. / 2.14286Data Analysis – Quality No quantitative analysis of survey data is presented. The analysis is missing important elements to clearly and accurately represent the data/information. All required elements accurately represent and clearly present analysis. Clearly and accurately summarizes the results presenting a quantitative analysis. Comprehensively addresses weaknesses and strengths that the data shows. / 2.14286Identification of Communication Challenges No communication challenges are presented one communication challenges are not supported by the quantitative analysis Communication Challenges are missing important elements to clearly and accurately represent the data/information. All required elements accurately represent and clearly present evidence-supported findings The critical communication issue in the organization is clearly identified and supported by the data. / 2.14286Solutions/Recommendations No description provided. Description is missing important elements. All required elements addressed in the description. Presents specific and appropriate solutions.  The feasibility and priority of solutions is discussed.  Appropriate facts and details are presented. / 2.14286Solutions/Recommendations One or Zero solutions were submitted. Presented two solutions. Presented three solutions. Presented three or more innovative solutions. / 2.14286Summary – Use credible reasoning and evidence in communication. Concepts and themes are not fully developed, presented in a cohesive manner or appropriately supported. Summary idea presentation is not cohesive.   At times the writing forces the reader to determine the author’s train of thought. Concepts and ideas are developed and supported with credible sources. Concepts and ideas are fully developed and supported with credible sources. Reader can easily follow the author’s logic and reasoning. / 2.14286Summary – Accurate use of resources Insufficient use of appropriate research, supporting evidence, and relevant sources. Insufficient use of appropriate research, supporting evidence, and relevant sources. Limited characteristics of essential information and resources presented. Incorporate sufficient use of appropriate research, supporting evidence, and relevant sources.  Does not describe all characteristics of essential information resources, including their limitations, and explains strategies for identifying and finding such resources. Incorporate sufficient use of appropriate research, supporting evidence, and relevant sources. / 2.14286Summary – APA Guidelines for in-text citations and References Inconsistent or missing in-text citations; fails to attribute an author’s word through APA citations. References are cited but incorrectly under APA style. The student has either used another format or incorrectly applied the APA style guidelines. The majority of in-text citations and the reference are properly cited; formatting is inconsistent/inaccurate in a few cases. The paper correctly cites in-text and lists at least three resources on the References page.  If additional sources are used, they are included correctly. / 2.14286Summary – Writing Mechanics Does not adhere to standard usage rules of mechanics: Conventions of written English, including capitalization and punctuation and spelling. Over ten errors found. Minimally adheres to standard usage rules of mechanics: Conventions of written English, including capitalization and punctuation and spelling. Over three errors found. Adheres to standard usage rules of mechanics: Conventions of written English, including capitalization and punctuation and spelling. One to three errors found.