Chapter 7: Intro to Business Management
o Top Management
Develop long-range plans for organization
Set direction for organization
o Middle Management
Focus on specific operations, products, or customer groups
Develop and carry ou
Chapter 6 (Stress)
Stress: The psychological response to demands when there is something at stake for the
individual, and when coping with these demands would tax or exceed the individuals capacity
Stressors: Demands that cause the stress r
Chapter 8 (Trust, Justice, and Ethics)
Trust: The willingness to be vulnerable to an authority because of positive expectations about
the authoritys actions and intentions.
Disposition-based Trust: Trust rooted in ones own personality, as opposed to a ca
A firm is considering the purchase of a new machine priced at $350,000 to replace an existing
machine. The present market value of the existing machine is $50,000 and it is expected to
have a salvage value of $15,000 at the end of eight years. Management
10-1 A project has an initial cost of $52,125, expected net
cash inflows of $12,000 per year for 8 years, and a cost of
capital of 12%. What is the project's NPV? (Hint: Begin
by constructing a time line)
10-2 Refer to Problem 10-1, What is the
Chapter 7 (Motivation)
Motivation: A set of energetic forces that determine the direction, intensity, and persistence of
an employees work effort.
Engagement: A widely used term in contemporary workplaces that has different meanings
depending on the conte
Question 2: (15 points)
Calculate the Net Present Value of the following proposal for the purchase of a new bottling machine.
$100,000 Price of bottling machine
$15,000 Shipping & installation
Class 8 asset, 20% CCA rate
T = 30%, k = 18%, 3-year life
Organizational Behavior (OB): Field of study devoted to understanding, explaining, and
ultimately improving the attitudes and behaviors of individuals and groups in organizations.
The 2 primary outcomes in organizational behavior are job perfor
0Chapter 4 (Personality, Cultural Values and Ability)
Personality: The structures and propensities inside a person that explain his or her
characteristics patterns of thought, emotion, and behavior. Personality reflects what people are
like and creates th
Chapter 5 (Job Satisfaction)
Job Satisfaction: A pleasurable emotional state resulting from the appraisal of ones job or job
experiences. Represents how a person feels and thinks about his or her job.
Values: Things that people consciously or unconsciousl
Chapter 2 (Job Performance)
Job Performance: Employee behaviors that contribute either positively or negatively to the
accomplishment of organizational goals.
Three dimensions of job performance: Task performance, citizenship behavior,
Chapter 3 (Organizational Commitment)
Organizational Commitment: An employees desire to remain a member of an organization.
Forms of commitment are:
Affective Commitment: An employees desire to remain a member of an organization
due to a feeling of emoti
UCSB Mathematics and Statistics and the Prehealth Math Requirement
Many medical schools and other health professions schools expect that students will have a year of
college mathematics and/or statistics on their college transcripts, and schools often wil
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Statistical Note: Ambulance Quality Indicators (AQI)
The latest Systems Indicators for October 2015 for Ambulance Services in
England showed the standards in the Handbook 1 to the NHS constitution were
not met, although there was an increase in calls r
3.1 - 3.3 Problems:
The sides of a six-sided spinner are numbered from 1 to 6. The table shows the results
for 100 spins.
Number on Spinner
a. what is the relative frequency of getting a one?
b. Do you think the spin
Statistics and Probability
Student Learning Objective: Students will summarize, represent and interpret data.
Students are working to solidify the following skills:
Understand how to create box plots and use data
to calculate th
Prof. Dr. Suren Phansalker ADM2303X
Assignment#3 (40 Marks)
Due: July 2, 2017
N.B.: You must attach your Integrity Statement to your Assignment.
Question#1: (6 marks)
a. 'Computer Repair Services' receives on average, 4 service calls ev