BUSINESS MANAGEMENT 13E, formerly Business Principles and Management, is designed for more advanced high school business courses, going beyond the intro to business class. With the focus shifted to business management, this text approaches business operations from the entrepreneurial and management perspective. Finance, marketing, and human resources are some of the topics explored. This text combines concepts with a strong lesson-based instructional design, weaving in research opportunities, creative methods of assessment, interesting real-world features, mathematical calculations, case studies and academic connections. A new introductory chapter has been added that provides an overview of management, discusses the history of management, and compares management approaches and philosophies. An additional new chapter focuses on data analysis and decision-making, demonstrating the importance of math, statistics, and quantitative decision-making. BUSINESS MANAGEMENT 13E provides business management concepts and principles in a realistic, investigative, and enriching manner. All the functions of business management are covered extensively, including the use of technology and communication as tools of business. Students will enjoy exploring the global dimension of business and possible career opportunities as this text brings the world of business to your class. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.But how much does it cost to make these shoes? Nike does ... Nike provides design and quality specifications and places orders for millions of pairs of shoes. In 2010 ... Workers as young as 14 worked over 60 hours a week and received wages of about $1 a day. ... Thus, shoes sold for $100 had a labor cost of less than $4.
|Author||:||James Burrow, Brad Kleindl|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2012-03-16|