For EACH chapter listed below select 1 question, and answer in ESSAY form with a minimum of 4 paragraphs per question. You will be submitting 4 short essays. Submit electronically.
Feel free to use examples to support your answers.
a. Describe the 4- functions of management. Give examples of how they are implemented by managers.
b. Summarize the major challenges facing managers today. Use a specific company as an example to illustrate your points.
a. Summarize the 5- classical approaches to management. Are they still relevant? Why/why not?
b. Identify 2 modern contributors who have shaped management thought and practices. Why did you select them, and what are the contributions that you admire (or would challenge)?
a. Describe the five elements of an organization’s MACROENVIRONMENT. Use a specific company as an example when describing the elements. OR
b. Explain the five components (Porter’s 5 Forces) of an organization’s competitive environment. Use a specific company as an example to highlight your thoughts.
a. Explain how managers influence the ethics of their environment.
b. Discuss the 3 types of Sustainability that organizations and managers are responsible for. Are they equally important, or is 1 of most importance