MSCI_100_-_7-1_-_Intro_to_Management (2)

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Forecasting activity Predict the price of NYMEX Light Sweet  ($/BBL) for next Thursday http://oilnergy.com/ Go to ACE and submit your guess Everything you need Forecasting gas prices Enter your guess in Title Submit! 7-1: Intro to Management 1
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Paper plane production game When:  Thursday, 8:30am Objective:  To design, select, produce, test,  mass-produce and compete in a market of  (paper) business jet planes. How:  you will work in teams of 8. You will get  designs of paper planes which you will have to  fold and test. Choose the winning design and  decide how to mass-produce it. You will also  paint (brand) your planes and compete against  the other teams. 7-1: Intro to Management 2
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Water-Gas-and-Electricity If you have 3 houses and each needs to  have water, gas and electricity connected,  is it possible to do so without crossing any  lines?
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Introduction to  (Operations) Management A little bit about theory A little bit about things to come (Corresponding reading: none) 4 7-1: Intro to Management (Link to happy jobs)
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What is management? 4 common uses of word the group of people who run an organization a career an academic/scientific discipline  an organizational/administrative process to design and improve management processes Management as a process Goal-directed information, time, etc.) with goals Management process includes various “functions” 5 7-1: Intro to Management
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Management functions: What do managers do? Henri Fayol Planning, organizing, leading (commanding), coordinating,  controlling Henry Mintzberg Interpersonal roles: figurehead, leader, liaison Informational roles: monitor, disseminator, spokesperson Decisional roles: entrepreneurial, disturbance handler,  resource allocator, negotiator Herbert Simon Decision making 6 7-1: Intro to Management
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