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Chapter 1 – The Information Age in Which You Live – Changing Face of Business Theory chapter 1 notes - “The Information Age in Which You Live – Changing the Face of Business”. What I consider key to this chapter: Information age where “Knowledge is Power”. Knowledge workers We live in a “Want” society. Information is a key Resource. Importance of Business Intelligence Digital Age. Access to data and information through “mobile” connections. Ethical computer behaviour. The three most important resources within MIS i) People ii) Information and iii) Information technology. This chapter introduces the students to the use of information technology (IT) and management information systems (MIS) within today’s fast-paced, dynamic, and global business environment. a. Understand the key terms given in this chapter such as: i. Knowledge worker, MIS, e.conomy, M-commerce. The “now”, global and digital economy. Ethics, hackers, decentralized computing, intranets, shared information, and
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This note was uploaded on 08/27/2008 for the course MGCR 331 taught by Professor Animesh during the Summer '08 term at McGill.

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