Study Questions – Test 1
Management 3240 – Fall, 2007
Exam Date: OCTOBER 16, 2007
What is the relationship between female work roles, children’s ages and breadwinner status?
66% of female senior managers have children under the age 16
70% of female senior managers are the family breadwinner
What are the statistics with respect to résumé fraud?
What information is most often “fudged”?
length of service, past salary, criminal record
The top five offshoring countries are who?
Czech Republic (Accenture)
What are the bad cities and good cities for starting/moving a business
Cape Coral, FL
Las Vegas, NV
Idaho Falls, ID
New Orleans, LA
San Francisco, CA
According to the list, workers in what countries work the most hours? The fewest?
, 1929 hours)
United States (2
, 1817 hours)
, 1764 hours)
, 1760 hours)
, 1756 hours)
, 1441 hours)
, 1336 hours)
What do you know about employee theft, internet surfing, and incarcerations?
an average of $33 worth of stuff per year
At any given time, 30% of your employees are surfing the Internet
Five percent of employees will be incarcerated
Describe burnout at work recognizing its frequency (two slides).
40% of people experience burnout at work
How frequent is workplace homicide?
Each week in the United States, an average of 20 workers are murdered and 20,000 are assaulted while
Do employees today think that the world of work is more or less stressful than in the past? What are the specifics?
75%, more stressful
How does ADHD impact employees and their performance?
Adult ADHD affects 5% of the working population, which is associated with 35 days of annual lost