Business Communications

posted by .

5: You are attending a professional conference and are privileged to be introduced to Caroline Peters. You know nothing about her except that she is an executive at a very successful company. You have and idea that you would like to talk over with her. How should you address this person during your conversation?
A: Madam Vice President
B: Mrs. Peters
C: Caroline
D: Ms. Peters
MY ANSWER: A or C , I just cant decide. I think C because the question just says that you know she is an executive but didn’t list her specific title.

6: Jeff Henderson, star of a highly rated local talk show and Juliana Karr, an African-American model, will co-host the new travel show." This statement is racist because:
A: it is grammatically incorrect
B: race was mentioned for only one person described and it does not seem relevant to the story
C: It compliments only one of the town hosts
D: It does not describe the show itself in detail.
MY ANSWER: B

16: Rick has a private matter to talk to his supervisor about and prefers not to leave any sort of "trail" that could possibly reveal that he had even communicated with her. He should deliver his message via:
A: e-mail
B: a phone call
C: a face-to-face visit
D: instant messaging
MY ANSWER: C

  • Business Communications -

    6 and 16 are right.

    I strongly disagree with both of your answers for 5. If this were a man, I don't think you'd hesitate to address him as Mr. Peters. The equivalent for a woman is Ms. Peters. It assumes her marital status is also irrelevant in this situation. Madame Vice President is way too formal and Caroline is way too informal.

  • Business Communications -

    Thank you, my understanding of when or where to use Ms. was wrong.

  • Business Communications -

    I'm sure a lot of people are confused by this title.

    You're welcome.

  • Business Communications -

    RESPECTED STUDENT I CAN DO YOUR ALL ASSIGNMENTS . i have 15 year experience in teaching. I am expert of doing home work, MY work will be original and never submitted in any school ,colleges or university and not sold over Sof . I have a good rating .I will provide you turnitin originality report, my charges are very nominal . You will not need to redo your papers; my papers will be in proper APA format and original one so do not Hesitate to send me an e-mail, I will send you a sample which I had done for my old students .please e-mail me at (tutor4142 at g-mail )

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Organizational Ethics and Social Responsibility

    analyze the following ethical scenario: You are attending a National Covention in San Luis Opisbo for work. This is a convention that is annually attended by representatives from your employer and this is your first time attending. …
  2. business communications

    which of the following communication behaviors of interviewees is Most likely to be successful in an interview?
  3. English

    You are attending a professional conference and are privileged to be introduced to Carol Peters. You knolw nothing about her except she is an executive at a very successful company. You have an idea that you would like to talk over …
  4. gov.

    Presidents can circumvent checks upon themselves in all of the following ways EXCEPT executive privilege. executive statements. executive agreements. executive orders. I have no idea, I can't find it in my book. the first one?
  5. business

    1. Which way of asking for action carries the highest level of politeness?
  6. business

    1. Which way of asking for action carries the highest level of politeness?
  7. business

    1. Which way of asking for action carries the highest level of politeness?
  8. business

    1. Which way of asking for action carries the highest level of politeness?
  9. Business English - WRiting to build goodwill

    Can someone double check my answers? 1. Which way of askin for action carries the highest level of politeness?
  10. History

    Presidential communications are: • Presumptively privileged from compelled disclosure. • Completely confidential. • Absolutely privileged from compelled disclosure. • Not privileged from compelled disclosure whatsoever

More Similar Questions