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Managing The Business Environment

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This course begins an introductory sequence to ensure students are successful in a graduate program. The topics include a broad overview of the business environment, including the concepts of management and operations, organizational behavior, human resources, information systems, ethics and the legal environment.

This graduate-level course is 6 weeks To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 6 weeks

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    Ethics in the Business Environment

    • Design corporate social responsibility (CSR) strategies in today’s business environment.
    • Recommend consumer rights that should be universal to all businesses.
    • Construct a list of ethical considerations for business decision makers.

    Legislation and Regulation in the Business Environment

    • Construct an outline for a basic vendor contract.
    • Design a security and privacy plan for a business.

    Business Strategy Development

    • Create mission, vision, and value statements.
    • Design a SWOT analysis to evaluate the internal and external environment.

    Organizational Design

    • Assess the importance of the operational (functional) components of an organization.
    • Evaluate the importance of different types of organizational structure.

    Human Resources

    • Construct an employee evaluation form.
    • Evaluate the major differences between the four generations of employees.
    • Estimate personnel supply and demand.

    Management

    • Explain the importance of the four functions of management.
    • Evaluate the key stakeholders of an organization.
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