Case Application 2: Building a Better Boss

Case Application 2: Building a Better Boss 1-17 Describe the findings of Project Oxygen using the functions approach, Mintzberg’s role approach and the skills approach. 1-18 Are you surprised at what Google found out about ”building a better boss?” Explain your answer. 1-19 What’s the difference between encouraging managers to be great managers and knowing Read more about Case Application 2: Building a Better Boss[…]

BUS 103 Principles of Management Chapter 15 Homework Assignment

BUS 103 Principles of Management Chapter 15 Homework Assignment 15.1 What is the operation management and how is it used in both manufacturing and service organizations? 15.2 What strategic roles does operations management play? 15.5 What is value chain? What is value chain management? What us the goal of value chain management? 15.6 What types Read more about BUS 103 Principles of Management Chapter 15 Homework Assignment[…]

BUS 103 Principles of Management Chapter 14 Homework Assignment

BUS 103 Principles of Management Chapter 14 Homework Assignment 14.1 What is the role of control in management? 14.2 Describe four methods managers can use to acquire information about actual work performance? 14.3 How are planning and control linked? Is the control function linked to the organizing and leading functions of management? Explain. 14.4 Contrast Read more about BUS 103 Principles of Management Chapter 14 Homework Assignment[…]

BUS 103 Principles of Management Chapter 13 Homework Assignment

BUS 103 Principles of Management Chapter 13 Homework Assignment 13.2 Why isn’t effective communication synonymous with agreement? 13.4 “Ineffective communication is the fault of the sender,” Do you agree or disagree with statement? Discuss 13.6 How might a manger use the grapevine to his or her advantage? Support your response. 13.8 Discuss the five contemporary Read more about BUS 103 Principles of Management Chapter 13 Homework Assignment[…]

BUS 103 Principles of Management Chapter 12 Homework Assignment

BUS 103 Principles of Management Chapter 12 Homework Assignment 12.1 Define leader and leadership and discuss why managers should be leaders 12.6 “All managers should be leaders, but not all leaders should be managers.” Do you agree or disagree with this statement? Support your positions. 12.7 Do you think trust evolves out of an individual’s Read more about BUS 103 Principles of Management Chapter 12 Homework Assignment[…]

BUS 103 Principles of Management Chapter 11 Homework Assignment

BUS 103 Principles of Management Chapter 11 Homework Assignment 11.2 What is motivation? Explain the three key elements of motivation 11.4 What role would money play in (a) the hierarchy of needs theory, (b) two-factor theory, (c) equity theory, (d) expectancy theory, and (e) motivating employees with a high nAch? 11.6 What are some advantages Read more about BUS 103 Principles of Management Chapter 11 Homework Assignment[…]

BUS 103 Principles of Management Chapter 10 Homework Assignment

BUS 103 Principles of Management Chapter 10 Homework Assignment 10.2 Contrast (a) self-managed and cross-functional teams, and (b) virtual and face-to-face teams. 10.3 How do you explain the popularity of work teams in countries such as the United States and Canada, whose national cultures place a high value on individualism? 10.8 Contrast the pros and Read more about BUS 103 Principles of Management Chapter 10 Homework Assignment[…]