(This assignment is worth 65 points)
4-1. (5 points)
Grass Cutters, LLC had sales of 12,000 units in March. A 60 percent increase is expected in April. The
company will maintain 30 percent of expected unit sales for April in ending inventory.
During the presentation over the Affordable Care Act Mr. George informed the class of the
changes in health insurance. One of the most surprising things I learned was that there has been a
twenty five percent drop in uninsured peop
13-3. Which do you think is more important for a manager: speaking accurately or listening actively?
I think that it is important for managers to both speak accurately and to listen actively. However,
I do think that speaking accurately is more important.
12-7. Do you think trust evolves out of an individuals personal characteristics or out of specific
I think that trust is a combination of personal characteristics and specific situations. Trust in a
specific situation could be like wh
7-4. Do you think its ethical for a prospective employer to delve into an applicants life by means of
interview, tests, and background investigation? What if those investigations involved looking at your
Facebook page or personal blogs? E
The article Activity-Based Costing and Simulation Modeling focuses on how the activity
based costing method is used in business process in the banking area. To demonstrate the activity
based costing method and simulation ana
Extra Credit (2 points): Discuss a current event (within the last week) including the
economic, business, and financial implications. If possible, give the source (where,
when, etc.). PUT YOUR ANSWER ON THE BACK OF THE LAST PAGE!
On February 4th Staples m
The Managers Job and Decision Making
Management: a process by which an organization achieves its goals through the use of
resources (people, money, materials, and information).
Three Basic Roles of Managers (Mintzberg, 1973):
11.1 Transactions Processing Systems
Transaction: any business event that generates data worthy of being captured and stored in a
database (e.g., product manufactured, a service sold, a person hired, and a payroll check
College of Business
Management and Marketing Department
BDA 3033 - Data Modeling and Management
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