5 Alex, Betty, Charles, Denise and Edwin are colleagues in the same team. Their team leader has sent an email to each of
them attaching an agenda for a forthcoming meeting which the whole team is required to attend in order to review monthly
This is an example of which type of communication pattern?
6 Linh runs a small consultancy firm which she established several years ago building on the contacts she made with her
previous company. She has found that she delivers high quality results when the work is interesting to her and the
environment is conducive to her working style. Linh encourages the six consultants that work in her firm to develop
business in the same way offering a high level of discretion on work that is accepted and declined by them. She exerts little
direct authority over her team provided it delivers an acceptable return to the company.
Linh's firm is an example of which of Charles Handy's cultural typologies?
7Which of the following can be considered as a distinguishing mark of the accountancy profession?
A.Its acceptance of its responsibility to act in the public interest
B.The accountant's responsibility to satisfy the needs of their individual clients
C.Its acceptance of its responsibility to uphold the law
D.The accountant's responsibility to satisfy the needs of their individual employers
5 Wheel The communication is from the centre outwards which is a wheel pattern.6 Person Linh allows members of her team to work according to their own individual interests. This is typical of theperson culture.7 Its acceptance of its responsibility to act in the public interest A distinguishing mark of the accountancyprofession is its acceptance of the responsibility to act in the public interest. Accordingly a professionalaccountant's responsibility is not exclusively to satisfy the needs of an individual client or employer, but also toconsider the wider public interest.