Primary Task Response: Within the Discussion Board area, write 6001000 words that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions with your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas.

What is empowerment?

How do leaders use interpersonal communication or mass communication to empower employees?

Provide an example of empowerment from your own experience. What were the benefits and challenges of being empowered?