PMAN101 - Future Roles and Tasks in Management

In this course discussion forum, answer the following question:

How do new technologies and communication methods affect management roles and tasks (negatively or positively)?

Respond to at least one other learner’s post.


New technologies and communication methods has a positive effect on management roles and tasks. It makes the work more organized, done in a faster way (in a shorter time) and easier to access or retrieve required information and data. It also works positively in managing the human resources, making use of the different database of the employees and their tasks or duties. Moreover, communications with others has increased as most, if not all, people utilize the different technologies and media channels to communicate.