Com 140 Entire Course Essay
COM 140 Week 1 DQ 1
Respond to Social Media Will Change Your Business at www.businessweek.com/go/08/blog by addressing the following points:
For what audience or readership do you think the article was written?
What is the purpose of the article (to entertain, inform, persuade, or a combination)? Explain your answer.
How do the writers organize information in the article? What purpose do you think they had in mind with this structure?
What is the tone or expressive style of the article? What effect does this tone produce?
COM 140 Week 1 DQ 2
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Locate and watch a video of a persuasive speech given by one of these figures (or by another of your choice) before addressing the questions below. To locate a video, use a search engine such as Google or ask.com and enter a phrase similar to the following:
Post your response to the following: Which speech did you watch? What kind of body language did the speaker use to make the speech persuasive? Provide an example. Would a written version of the message be less persuasive? Why or why not? How can a writer create a persuasive message without the use of body language? What word choice and tone did the speaker use? What was the effect? Did he or she use logic or emotion to persuade the audience? Provide an example. Did you find the speech persuasive? Why or why not?
COM 140 Week 7 DQ 1
Post your response to the following: Suggest options for presenting information to an audience. Which method do you think is the most effective? Explain your answer.
COM 140 Week 7 DQ 2
Post your response to the following: What strategies can you use to incorporate effective visual elements into business presentations? Explain your answer.
COM 140 Job