Take-Aways - Take-Aways After an era of bureaucratic...

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11/13/09 Take-Aways After an era of bureaucratic organizations and corporate employment (wage slavery) we are approaching a new time characterized by: Entrepreneurship Network and dynamic organizations Flex-work Business knowledge is a critical tool in this new work environment; Business knowledge can be divided into: Knowledge of business concepts and activities; Knowledge of business culture, appropriate behavior and appropriate personal management skills;
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11/13/09 Take-aways Managers exercise rational-legal authority in environments best described as bureaucracies; Managers manage information, people, and actions and perform interpersonal, informational, and decisional roles; The functions of management are planning, organizing, leading and controlling; Managers require functional, human relations and conceptual skills.
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Take-aways Businesses are organizations oriented towards offering products and services with the objectives of surviving, growing, and serving the public while making a profit; The main difference in resource utilization and modes of participation in business activities is the level of risk associated with the business;
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This note was uploaded on 11/12/2009 for the course AEM 1200 at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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Take-Aways - Take-Aways After an era of bureaucratic...

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