# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Fashion Marketing Task 1411502109

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Follow written and oral directions.


Following directions should include

  • asking questions for clarity
  • reading and listening for comprehension
  • responding to questions and providing appropriate feedback.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Why is it important to follow directions?
  • Why is it important to give and accept feedback when someone is giving you directions?
  • What are some marketing situations in which an employee may be given written directions to follow? Oral directions?
  • How can following directions be linked to safety in the workplace?
  • What is the difference between persuading and influencing?
  • How would an employer deal with an employee who might have trouble comprehending written directions? Oral directions?
  • For safety, liability, and uniformity reasons, what types of situations require written directions? Why would an oral explanation of these directions be helpful?

Other Related Standards

National MBAResearch Standards-Business Administration

Apply active listening skills to demonstrate understanding of what is being said.


Communicate with staff to clarify workplace objectives.


Read to acquire meaning from written material and to apply the information to a task.