Purpose and Consent

Thank you for your interest in our study. Your responses will become part of a larger project in which we are attempting to understand how best to describe and position the work of business communicators as a field of interest to incoming college students.

* The purpose of this study is to understand how communication professionals define common communication terminology.

You must be at least 18-years-old to participate in this study.

During the study you will be asked to answer a series of questions. All of your responses to the questions will be anonymous. The study will take about 10 minutes to complete. Participation in this study is voluntary. If at any point you are not comfortable answering any of the questions, please feel free to stop answering and log off of your computer.

There are no risks or discomforts anticipated from your participation in this study.

If you have any questions about this study, please contact Dr. Tamara Gillis, Department of Communications, Elizabethtown College: GILLISTL@etown.edu

If you have a question concerning your rights as a participant, please contact the Elizabethtown College IRB: bloughp@etown.edu

By clicking on the “I agree” button below you are agreeing to participate in the study.

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