My notes

My notes - Environment of Management Pg 4-7 Buffering the...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Environment of Management Pg 4-7 21:52 September 16, 2008 Buffering the technical core: Boundary spanning Production Maintenance Managerial Adaptive What are the 2 major dependencies?  Answer: Suppliers and customers What are the 5 subsystems of an Organization which deals directly with the 2  major dependencies? Adaptive  Managerial Maintenance Production Boundary spanning Managerial subsystem is comprised primarily of: Top manager-planning Middle manager-organizing First line managers All of the above
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
1 and 2 What Characteristic of an open system is synonymous with teamwork? Answer: Synergy OUTSIDE READINGS “Avoid pricing yourself short” Talks about the dangers of lowering your prices for customers o This is telling your customers that your original price was too high, a lie o If you lie about this you could also be lieing about the quality or something  else Best price best quality best service o Not true because quality and service cost money o You can only have two out of the three at one time For many price is an indication of quality o If you lower your prices, you can also lower the image of your product Spoke about a cheap horse blanket that people did not want to buy because  no one wanted to put a cheap blanket on their horse. So, they jack the price 
Background image of page 2
Image of page 3
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

Page1 / 7

My notes - Environment of Management Pg 4-7 Buffering the...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 3. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online