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Data, Information, and Information Systems
An effective information system can help answer questions.
Data consist of raw facts and figures that may or may not be relevant, or meaningful, to a
1. Bring the textbook to the class as I will use examples in the book that require frequent
2. You may bring your own laptop to the class and follow along my Excel and R
demonstration. But do not surf the Internet for t
Chapter 8: Human Resource Management From Recruitment to Labor Relations
Mohamedali Shariff (Full)
Human Resources: The People behind the People
Best firms value employees as much as their customers
Human Resource Management: The goal of it to give hi
Chapter 4 Kayla Seto
Inside Business: PotashCorp: Genesis for Economic Development
Generates wealth by creating commodities for Canadians and international customers (i.e.
oil, natural gas, gold, etc)
Resources that businesses need to make their outputs
Chapter 6: Starting your own business: the Entrepreneurship Alternative
Lu Jiang (Full)
(This chapter describe the activities of entrepreneurs, the different kinds of entrepreneurs,
and the reason more and more people are choosing to be entrepreneurs. It
Appendix C Business Law Emma Cai
Apples iPhone: Dont Touch the Patents
The innovative device led to a long line of imitators.
Apple also applied for
patents. However, since iPhone was launched, Apple has been the target of patent
infringement lawsuits by
Conventional thinkers vs. Integrative thinkers
Integrative Thinking isnt a one-size-fits-all proposition. The challenge is to make sense of
the opposing models before you and apply the kind of integration best suited to that context.
How Successful Leaders Think
The Idea in Brief
- Always hold two opposing ideas in their minds at once.
- Rather than settling for choice A or B, they forge an innovative third way that
contains elements of both but improves on each.
Chapter 15: Understanding Accounting and Financial Statements
USERS OF ACCOUNTING INFORMATION
Accounting: the process of measuring, interpreting, and communicating financial
information to support internal and external business decision-makin
Explain why legality is only the first step in behaving ethically and ask
the questions one should answer when faced with a potentially
Describe managements rol