Communications and media

Apply Your Knowledge
Companies occasionally make mistakes that expose confidential information, such as when employees loselaptop computers containing sensitive data

files or webmasters forget to protect confidential webpages from search engine indexed. If you conducted an online search that turned up

competitive information on webpagesthat were clearly intended to be private, what would you do? Explain your answer

Can you use the same approach for planning website content as you use for planning printed reports? Why or why not?

If you were writing a recommendation report for an audience that doesn’t know you, would you use the
direct approach, focusing on the recommendation, or the indirect approach, focusing on logic? Why?