August 13, 2014
#2.) Is your course instructor a manager? Discuss in terms of managerial functions,
managerial roles, and skills.
No, my course instructor is not a manager. A manager coordinates and oversees the
October 21, 2014
#2.) Discuss the contingency factors that affect planning.
The contingency factors that affect planning are (1) Organizational level; lower level managers perform
operational planning and upper level managers perfo
MCMT Fall 2014 Test#l Chapters I, Module. and 2.
MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers
Managerial Skills (Scenario)
Adam, Brenda, Carl, and Dan are employees in the sam
September 1, 2014
#2.) Describe the current status of each of the various regional trading alliances.
The current status of the various trading alliances is, the European Union consists of 27
democratic countries, with 8 countries
#2.) Some critics claim that corporate HR departments have outlived their
usefulness and are not there to help employees, but to keep the
organization from legal problems. What do you think? What benefits
November 3, 2014
#2.) Contrast mechanistic and organic organizations.
A mechanistic organization (bureaucracy) is a rigid and tightly controlled structure. It was the
natural result of combining the six elements of structu
November 16, 2014
#2.) Explain why the concept of an organization as an iceberg is important.
The concept of an organization as an iceberg is important because, like the tip of an
iceberg, the visible aspects such as strat