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Unformatted text preview: business practices 2. Embracing new technology a. With computers unlimited amounts of data can be stored, retrieved, and used in a wide variety of ways b. Virtual workers: work from home, hotels or wherever their works take them c. From touch labor to knowledge workers i. Advanced technology reduces the number of jobs that require little skill and increase jobs that require a lot of skill ii. Knowledgable works: workers whose responsibilities extend beyond the physical execution of work to include planning, decision making, and problem solving 3. Managing change 4. Managing talent or human capital 5. Responding to the market 6. Containing costs...
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This note was uploaded on 02/03/2010 for the course FDSC 1500 taught by Professor Gravani during the Spring '10 term at Cornell.
- Spring '10