IN THE DIGITAL AGE
How Can I Become a More Effective Communicator?
9.1 BASIC DIMENSIONS OF THE COMMUNICATION
communism Is detlned as the exchange of Information between a sender and
a receiver, and the Inference
How Can These Skills Give Me an Advantage?
A CONTEMPORARY VIEW OF CONFLICT
Conict is a pervasive part of the human experience. Some surveys report that
employees spend two or more hours per week, or one day per mont
Your mind is quickly trying to answer these questions before you make a response.
Perception is key to resolving the above situations Perception la n cognltnre
process that enables us to Interpret and understand our surroundings. Recognition
of objects is
How Can I Apply Motivation Theories?
SHIIliULEII YDU DISCUSS PAY 1WHILE
The answer depends on your role and position. Experts
contend that the National Labor Relations Act prohibits
companies from stopping the r
How Can I Flourish at School, Work, and Home?
11 THE IMPORTANCE OF POSITIVE DE
Two Modes of Viewing Organizations
Let's set the stage by establishing two scenarios as set out in an early presentation
How Can You Use Goals, Feedback, Rewards, and
Positive Reinforcement to Boost Effectiveness?
Perermmoe management cfw_PM is a set of processes and managerial behav-
lors that Involve dening. monitoring, measurlng. evaluating. and
Hovv Critical Is It to Master These Skills?
FIGURE 11.1 THE FOUR STAGES IN RATIDNAL DECISION MAKlNG
Stage 1 Ethe 3 Stage 14
Identify the Evaluate : -_-: -_
problem or - site motives
optic-rm n ily'. :-: ': ':'-. and select
GROUPS AND TEAMS
How Can Working with Others Increase
| 3.1 GROUP CHARACTERISTICS Drawing from the field of sociology. we define a group an (1| two or more freely-
Interacting Individuals who cfw_2 share norms and [3:1 goals and ha
TABLE 3.2 CHARACTERISTICS OF PERSONS SCORING HIGH ON THE FIVE
The Big Fhre Personality
Dimensions Potion-lit] Dlmlnan
1. Extraverslon Outgoing, talkative. sociable. assertive
2. Agreeabteness n-r Trusting. good-natured. cooperative. sohearted
I think that my company could incorporate some aspects of WL Gores management style and remain
successful, if not increase the success. Gore follows a lattice s
CR-505 Organization Management AY 15-16 Summer Term
Mid-Term Examination Part 2 50 points
DUE: July 24, 2016, 12 midnight
Type your answer directly below each question. Back up your responses with
Week 3 Assignments
Listen/Watch Lecture on External Analysis
The Five Competitive Forces That
Creating Competitive Advantage
Read Grant - pgs. 169-206 Sources and Dimensions of
Husky Case Written Case S
Whole Foods Case_Rob Fulper
1. What are the chief elements of the strategy that Whole Foods Market is pursuing?
Whole Foods is seeking growth; in 1991 Whole Foods had 10 stores at the end of its
fiscal year. The companys strategy for growth began in 199
Rob Fulper CR510
After reading Rumelts article, make a list of at least 5 characteristics of a good
business strategy and see how well these apply to a company such as General Electric by
reviewing their strategy comments on the Internet. Try the DeSale
One of the major reasons diversified organizations fail is sloppy analysis. Failure to
understand your competition and/or proper analysis of the market will certainly lead to failure.
The company must pay close attention to market tr
Nucor Steel_Rob Fulper
What are the primary competitive forces impacting U.S. steel producers in
general and the producers like Nucor that make steel products via recycling scrap steel in
particular? Please do a five-forces analysis to support your a
After reading this article, why do you feel good people can end up making wrong
Good people can make unethical choices simply because of the pressure to produce
favorable performance. When a good employees performance begi
How have Deeres strategy choices strengthened or weakened its competitive
position in the agricultural and construction equipment industry? How has the company
chosen to increase the horizontal or vertical scope of the firm?
Deere & Comp
According to the authors, what are the three primary reasons conglomerates have
succeeded in foreign developing countries such as China, Korea, India, and Mexico vs. the
U.S. Do you think the political structures of these countries
What is PepsiCos corporate strategy? Briefly identify the business strategies that
PepsiCo is using in its consumer business segments in 2014. Is this related or unrelated
The company wishes to grow by acquiring several