I. UNDERSTANDING THE CONTEMPORARY BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT.

Week 1

 1. Understanding the U.S. Business System.

 

 

Week 2

 2. Understanding the Global Context of Business.

 

 

Week 3

 3. Conducting Business Ethically and Responsibly.

 

 

Week 4

 4. Understanding Entrepreneurship and Small Business.

 

 

II. UNDERSTANDING THE BUSINESS OF MANAGING.

Week 5

 5. Managing the Business Enterprise.

 

 

Week 6

 6. Organizing the Business Enterprise.

 

 

Week 7

 7. Managing Operations and Improving Quality.

 

 

III. UNDERSTANDING PEOPLE IN ORGANIZATIONS.

Week 8

 8. Motivating, Satisfying, and Leading Employees.

 

 

Week 9

 9. Managing Human Resources and Labor Relations.

 

 

IV. UNDERSTANDING PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING.

Week 10

10. Understanding Marketing Processes and Consumer Behavior.

 

 

Week 11

11. Pricing, Promoting and Distributing Products.

 

 

V. MANAGING INFORMATION.

Week 12

12. Managing Information Systems and Electronic Commerce.

 

 

Week 13

13. Understanding Principles of Accounting.

 

 

VI. UNDERSTANDING FINANCIAL ISSUES.

Week 14

14. Understanding Money and Banking.

 

 

Week 15

15. Understanding Securities and Investments.