Topic 1: Cherie is an accountant for a large advertising agency. After receiving notice of a prospective, large account, she thinks of a creative advertising campaign and tells her idea to Charles, her manager. Charles shoots down her idea and reminds her that her job is accounting. Several days later, the design team visits Charles and asks him for more details on his brilliant campaign idea. Cherie realizes that the campaign being discussed is her idea. What does this outcome indicate about the communication climate and power holding in the agency? If you were Cherie, would you approach Charles about stealing your idea, or would you show support for your manager? Why? Topic 2: When it comes to coworkers, why are strong interpersonal relationships important in business? How do you build and maintain those relationships while keeping professionalism at the forefront? What are some challenges you face in doing so?
What are the key factors upon which coworker relationships are usually based? Tell us about your experiences. ……. …..