1. Define, compare and contrast the social environment and the economic
environment of a business.
The social environment of a business includes social factors like the customs,
mores, values, and demographic characteristics of the society in which an
Internet Research Project
10 April 2014
Credit Suisse High Yield Bond Fund (DHY)
The Credit Suisse Group was founded in 1856 and is a financial services company that
advises clients in all aspects of finance. They operate as
7 March 2014
Resnikoff, Ned. "Over 2 million people now without unemployment benefits". MSNBC. March 05
In this article an unemployed man by the name of Ja
4 April 2014
Define the marketing mix and provide detail on each component of the mix.
Marketing mix is the blend of marketing strategies for product, price, distribution
Product Strategy Decisions for the best produ
21 March 2014
1. List and describe three users of a firm's accounting information.
Three users of a firms accounting information are owners, creditors, and employees.
Owners of a firm want to know whether their firm made a profit o
3 April 2014
Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs Theory is not based on the workplace, however,
from a workplace perspective the theory that psychologist Abraham Maslow presents is
a sound one. The idea that people are m
8 March 2014
Test 1: Short Answer Questions
1. Define monetary and fiscal policy, explain how they are different, explain how they are formulated
and by whom.
Monetary policy is the decisions made by the Federal Reserve that shape
14 March 2014
Test 2: Short Answer Question
1. Define ethics and describe the forces that shape an individual's ethical beliefs. Explain the
relationship between ethics and the legal system.
Ethics is a set of beliefs about right a
11 April 2014
Describe the three basic leadership styles and explain when each might be appropriate.
Autocratic leaders hoard decision-making power for themselves, and they typically issues
orders without consulting their followers
Business - Any organization that provides goods and services in an effor to earn a profit.
Profit - The financial reward that comes from starting and running a business.
Value - The relationship between the price of a good or a service and the
Ethics - A set of beliefs about right and wrong, good and bad.
Social responsibility - The obligation of a business to contribute to society.
Business ethics - The application of right and wrong, good and bad, in a business setting.
1) Define Equity Theory and how it would relate to
the psychological contract.
Equity theory is a theory that attempts to explain relational
satisfaction in terms of perceptions of fair/unfair distributions of
resources within interpersonal relationships.
1. Relate the concepts of importing and exporting with the concepts
of favorable and unfavorable balance of trade. (define importing,
define exporting, then tell me how they affect the balance of
Importing is the purchase of goods and services from
13 March 2014
Petroff, Alanna. 4 Reasons Russia will keep gas flowing. Cable News Network (CNN). March 12,
In this article Petroff be