Respond with at least 250 words for each question! Cite your sources for each question if necessary. Correct spelling and grammar!
Lesson1 – Is your course instructor a manager? Discuss in terms of planning, organizing, leading, and controlling. Also, discuss using Mintzberg’s managerial roles approach.
Lesson 2 – Why is it important for managers to pay attention to demographic trends and shifts?
Lesson 3 – Discuss specific ways managers can encourage ethical behavior
Lesson 4 – All of us bring biases to the decisions we make. What would be the drawbacks of having biases? Could there be any advantages to having biases? Explain. What are the implications for managerial decision making?
Lesson 5 – Organizations that fail to plan are planning to fail.” Do you agree or disagree with this statement? Explain your position.
Lessone 6 – With the availability of advanced information technology that allows an organization’s work to be done anywhere at any time, is organizing still an important managerial function? Why or why not?
Lesson 7 – Should an employer have the right to choose employees without governmental interference? Support your position.
Lesson 8 – How are opportunities, constraints, and demands related to stress? Give an example of each.
Lesson 9 – Instead of worrying about job satisfaction, companies should be trying to create environments where performance is enabled.” What do you think this statement means? Explain. What’s your reaction to this statement? Do you agree? Disagree? Why?
Lesson 10 – All work teams are work groups, but not all work groups are work teams.” Do you agree or disagree with this statement?
Lesson 11 – What are some of the possible consequences of employees perceiving an inequity between their inputs and outcomes and those of others?
Lesson 12 – “All managers should be leaders, but not all leaders should be managers.” Do you agree or disagree with this statement? Support your position.
Lesson 13 – For one day, track nonverbal communication that you notice in others. What types did you observe? Was the nonverbal communication always consistent with the verbal communication taking place? Describe.
Lesson 14 – Why do you think feedback control is the most popular type of control?
Lesson 15 – What types of organizational benefits does value chain management provide? What obstacles stand in the way of successful value chain management?