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Millard Fuller, who founded the world-renowned Christian housing ministry Habitat for Humanity International with his wife, ended his service as president in 2005. In 2004, Habitat for Humanity had hired a new managing director and Fuller’s role was limited to that of a figurehead. After this change, what did Fuller most likely do until he retired? Answer Selected Answer: He performed ceremonial duties like greeting company visitors. Correct Answer: He performed ceremonial duties like greeting company visitors. Response Feedback: The figurehead role is an interpersonal role in which the manager in that role represents the company in various ways to the external environment. Question 2 0 out of 1 points Team leaders typically: Answer
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Selected Answer: do all of these Correct Answer: manage external and internal relationships Response Feedback: These are the second and third responsibilities included in the description of team leaders. Question 3 1 out of 1 points Walker supervises operations on the chassis assembly line for a large vehicle manufacturer. Most of his time is spent in quality control maintenance, scheduling workers, and training new employees. Walker would be categorized as a: Answer Selected Answer: first-line manager Correct Answer: first-line manager
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Response Feedback: Walker is overseeing nonmanagerial workers who are directly responsible for producing goods. Question 4 1 out of 1 points Middle managers will most likely have to: Answer Selected Answer: implement the changes generated by top managers Correct Answer: implement the changes generated by top managers Response Feedback: This is the fundamental description of middle managers. Question 5 1 out of 1 points Team leaders typically: Answer
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Selected Answer: manage internal and external relationships Correct Answer: manage internal and external relationships Response Feedback: These are the second and third responsibilities included in the description of team leaders. Question 6 1 out of 1 points There are four decisional roles. They are entrepreneur, disturbance handler, resource allocator, and spokesperson. Answer Selected Answer: False Correct Answer: False
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Response Feedback: The four decisional roles are entrepreneur, disturbance handler, resource allocator, and negotiator. Spokesperson is an informational role. Question 7 1 out of 1 points Middle managers are typically responsible for coordinating and linking groups, departments, and divisions within a company. Answer Selected Answer: True Correct Answer: True Question 8 1 out of 1 points In 2004, Coca-Cola and PepsiCo spent a total of $75 million to launch mid-calorie sodas, C2 and Pepsi Edge, banking on the low-carb trend. Carb-conscious consumers rejected the drinks en masse since one of their key tenets is avoiding refined sugar in any amount. The new brands grabbed a combined market share of less than 1 percent. Coke’s and
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This note was uploaded on 06/16/2011 for the course BUSI 010 taught by Professor Na during the Fall '11 term at University of North Carolina School of the Arts.

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quiz1234 - Millard Fuller, who founded the world-renowned...

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