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P a g e | 1Syllabus Last Updated 4/24/2017Graduate Course Syllabus MBA 665: Government Impact on Business Center: Online Course Prerequisites MBA-550 and MBA-560 Course Description This course focuses on the macroeconomic aspect of business, including governmental impact (local, national, international), by exploring public policy, regulatory bodies, regulations' impact on business, trends and current politics and their impact on business, power structures, and lobbying. Course Outcomes Analyze potential political challenges for determining possible impacts on business environments and sustainable operations Evaluate the roles and functions of business project teams for addressing government incentives or potential business-negative government regulations Recommend communication approaches designed to be presented to the public for mitigating possible situations that would negatively affect company image Determine effective solutions for addressing multifaceted business challenges in macroeconomic and global environments Recommend external resources and approaches in effectively advocating for businesses by evaluating the roles and functions of lobbyists and public affairs specialists in the political processRequired Materials Using your learning resources is critical to your success in this course. Please purchase directly through SNHU’s online bookstore, MBS Direct, rather than any other vendor. Purchasing directly from the bookstore ensures that you will obtain the correct materials and that the Help Desk, your advisor, and the instructor can provide you with support if you have problems. Business, Government, and Society: A Managerial Perspective, Text and Cases John Steiner and George Steiner McGraw-Hill 13thEdition 2012 ISBN: 978-0-07-811267-6
P a g e | 2Syllabus Last Updated 4/24/2017Instructor Availability and Response Time Your class interaction with the instructor and your classmates will take place in Blackboard on a regular, ongoing basis. Your instructor will be actively engaged within the course throughout the week. You will normally communicate with your instructor in the weekly discussions or the General Questions forum in Blackboard so that your questions and the instructor’s answers benefit the entire class. You should feel free, however, to