Question 1 - How do you get your energy?
are generally sociable
are focused on the outer world
get energy by spending time with others
talk a lot & start convers
Strategy, Strategic Management
Co-opetion and the Value Chain
1) What happened?
What was their core competency?
2) What lessons can we learn from Borders Books failure?
3) What was their most critical error? Why?
4) What could
Innovation, and Change
Culture of Organizations
What is it?
Culture is the personality of the
Structure at 3M
3M has a rich set of structures and systems to encourage resourcefulness:
Seed Capital: Inventors can request seed capital from their business unit
managers; if their request is denied, they can
Sports and Decision Making
When to use models? When to use experts?
Where do stereotypes come from?
What Type of Decisions do
Hint: Think about the 4 management functions
How do you plan in your everyday life?
Planning in the Banking Industry
The Planning Function
Planning sets objectives and identifies how to
Planning is the process of setting
Why is it important for managers to be
Think about your personal and professional
Have you ever had a manager that doesnt
communicate well? What are the results?
What is the significance of
What comes to mind when you think
of business ethics? Any current
How are business decisions different
than individual decisions?
Is right or good in the context
What/who comes to mind when
you think of leaders?
Good and Bad Leaders
Any personal and public examples?
A leader is rarely possibly never the best
Then why do companies continuously move
top performers into l
1700s Industrial Revolution and the
Division of Labor
Please insert the classical approaches
graphic from page 32 here.
Wrote The Principles of Scientific
December 2015 NSDA Public Forum Debate:
Resolved: On balance, standardized testing is beneficial to
K-12 education in the United States.
December 2015 NSDA Public Forum: Standardized Testing
Table of Contents
PRO . 4
The 1acs radical thought will always be absorbed into a black hole of hyperreality
The call for the ballot is a call to arms Refuse to fight the system on its own turf
Bifo 11. Franco Bifo Berardi, Professor of Social History of Communication at the
GMU Debate 2011-12
Policy decisions directed at maintaining human survival through whatever means will encourage
genocide, war, and the destruction of moral values
Callahan 73 Co-Founder and former director of The Hastings Institute, Ph
The story of Ukraine is sad and tragic one. Always under the shadow of its superior
neighbor, Russia, conflict between the two seemed inevitable. Alas, the revolutions of 1989
were not so much revolutionary as they were evolutionaryUkraine wished to follo
Race-based policies are the best way to make social progress while
simultaneously passing policy.
Culp, Jerome. Colorblind Remedies and the Intersectionality of Oppression:
Policy Arguments Masquerading as Moral Claims Duke University, April 16,
Empirical studies prove that utilitarianism conditions individuals in ways that create disutility thus
utility recommends its own rejection. If you accept the principles of utility, you should vote on
The Economist in 2011. Who would
In the early 2000s, Xerox, the wellknown copier company, was near
bankruptcy because aggressive Japanese competitors were selling low-priced digital copiers
that made Xeroxs pioneering light-lens copying process obsolete. The result was
plummeting sales a
Chapter 10 Questions 1, 2, 8
1. Why is it important for managers to carefully consider the type of organizational
structure that they use to implement their strategies?
They must ensure that their firms incorporate the necessary
Chapter 9 Summary Review Questions 2, 3, 7, 8
2. What are the main advantages of contemporary control systems over traditional
control systems? What are the main differences between these two systems?
Contemporary control systems
Chapter 8 Application Question 1
a) Evaluate characteristics and assess the extent to which they are comparable in terms
of market commonality and resource similarity.
Lending Tree matches customers with banks and financia
The purpose of this memo is to offer ideas that will help increase employee
compensation, which will help us recruit and retain employees when the future need arises. It
Let me start out by saying I am very pleased with the improvement that the company has made in
recent months regarding our employees work ethic that they have shown towards th
Recruiting and Selection Methods
The purpose of this memo is to bring forth ideas of recruitment and selection methods that will better
serve our organization in the attempt to find not only qu
Dr. Larson and class of Human Resource Management
Dr. Larson and Class,
I am Kelsey Smith, a senior General Business major here at UNC.
I grew up in Burlington, Colorado, a small town on
Performance and Breach of
Sales and Lease Contracts
Quote of the Day
Truth is the most valuable
thing we have. Let us
Seller must transfer and deliver
Case Brief 392 F.3d 609
STYLE: ROBERT V. BAER, Appellant v. DAVID CHASE; CHASE FILMS INC., A Delaware
Corporation; JOHN DOES A-Z
COURT: U.S. Court of Appeals, 2004
CITATION: 392 F.3d 609; 2004 U.S. App. LEXIS 26539
FACTS: Baer, p
Case Brief 246 F.3d 905
STYLE: DOROTHY BEAVER and STACY J. BEAVER, Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. GRAND PRIX
KARTING ASSOCIATION, INC., an Indiana corporation; and NATIONAL KART NEWS, INC.,
an Indiana corporation, Defendants-Appellees