CH.2 Management Theory:
Five Reasons for studying this:
1. Understanding of the present
2. Guide to action
3. Source of new ideas
4. Clues to meaning of your managers decisions
5. Clues to meaning of outside events
Max Weber Five Positive B
Discussion Board #2
Which of the fundamentals of planning did GE execute
GE did not make a lot of mistakes when the transporting oil evaporator to Canada. It
had problems with the tactical pl
Ethics and Ethical Reasoning
What appropriate principles do we rely on when making moral choices?
There is no consensus among those who study ethics
A variety of different moral principles and ethical considerations intertwine an
Influencing the Political Environment
Business as a Political participant
This debate involves the question of whether, and to what extent, business should
legitimately participate in the political process
This justice and fairness argument be
Chapter 9 Notes
Sustainable Development and Global Business
Business and Society in the natural environment
Business and society operate within constraints of the planet and its resources
Natural capital is the worlds stock of natural assets, including
NOTES ON EFFECTIVE WRITTEN COMMUNICATIONS
Single space your paper. Double spacing looks childish.
Make extensive use of headings, fonts, etc. Anything you write is a personal marketing piece
and you should make the most of it.
Use short sentences w
ANALYZE DONT COMMENT!
Very rarely in business is there a specific answer or even a correct answer. Your guess (i.e., opinion) is
generally as good as that of others unless they have a very superior crystal ball.
Some bosses just want you to agree with