Maxim Beck

City: Chicago, IL
University: The University of Chicago

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Management: A Practical Introduction; 7th edition Chapter 5

question Planning answer Setting goals and deciding how to achieve them. question Business Model answer Outlines the need the firm will fill, the operations of the business, its components and functions and, the expected revenues and expenses question Strategy answer A large-scale action plan that sets the direction for an organization question Strategic Management answer […]

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Chapter 7 – Strategic Management ; Business Policy – 14th Ed.

question Acquisition answer The purchase of a company that is completely absorbed by the acquiring corporation question Backward integration answer Assuming a function previously provided by a supplier question Bankruptcy answer A retrenchment strategy that forfeits management of the firm to the courts in return for some settlement of the cooperation’s obligations question BOT (Build, […]

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Writing Persuasive Messages

question How to persuade: answer – letting audiences know they have choices – presenting your offering in the best possible light – more challenging to write than routine message question Persuasive messages ask audiences to answer to give something of value (money in exchange for a product, for example) or take substantial action (such as […]

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us history modual 9

question what two factors limited southern economic recover answer the lack of workers and capital question how did farming change in the south after the civil war answer farmers diversified their crops question how did the souths use of raw materials change after the war answer raw materials were used by new southern industries question […]

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Understanding Business Chapter 18

question finance answer the function in a business that acquires funds for the firm and manages those funds within the firm question financial management answer the job of managing a firm’s resources so it can meet its goals and objectives question financial managers answer managers who examine financial data prepared by accountants and recommend strategies […]

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Tex Govt Ch. 10

question What are the stated purposes for which Texas imprisons felons? answer to punish, rehabilitate and isolate offenders, and deter crime question The process by which attorneys question potential jurors is called answer voir dire. question The Texas Supreme Court would not hear an appeal if the answer Texas Railroad Commission was a party. case […]

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Systems Analysis

question Michaela is a systems analyst who is determining business requirements. What would most likely be the SDLC phase for her? Planning Analysis Design Implementation Business requirements are not developed by systems analysts, but by business analysts answer Analysis question Becky is a systems analyst for Laswell Consulting. She is attending a three day intensive […]

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question b answer Most trade schools, colleges, and universities did not start offering degrees in computer technology, computer science, management information systems, or other information technology areas until the ____. a. 1950s b. 1970s c. 1980s d. 1990s question b answer Projects involve ____ project management process groups. a. three b. five c. eight d. […]

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SEC 210 – Intrusion Detection – 2016FA FTCC

question Full Book answer question A recommended practice for the implementation of the physical IR plan is to select a ____ binder. answer red question ____ is the process of systematically examining information assets for evidentiary material that can provide insight into how an incident transpired. answer Forensics analysis question One of the primary […]

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Quiz 2 ISDS 3115

question Slack is the amount of time an actvity can be delayed without delaying the entire project answer True question A project organization answer Is effective for companies with multiple large projects question Which of the following statements concerning CMP activities is FALSE? answer The late finish of an activity is the earliest late start […]

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Flashcards and Answers – Principles of Management Chapter 1

question The management process answer planning, organizing, leading, and controlling question Planning answer the process of setting performance objectives and determining what actions should be taken to accomplish them question Organizing answer assigning tasks, allocating resources, and coordinating the activities of people and groups to accomplish plans question Leading answer the process of arousing people’s […]

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PHIL 103 Business and Computer Ethics CSUS Midterm Spring 2015

question Consequentialist framework for analyzing the property right issues surrounding software. answer *A.* Consequentialist framework puts focus of deciding ownership issues in terms of effects on continued creativity and development. *B.* What rights does a software developer have with regard to the programs which they create? question *”Software is intelligible as a non tangible entity.”* […]

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Operations Management – Chapter 11

question Aggregate planning is intermediate-range capacity planning that typically covers a time horizon of one to three months. answer FALSE Aggregate planning covers the mid-term, typically two to 12 months. question The goal of aggregate planning is to achieve a production plan that attempts to balance the organization’s resources and meet expected demand. answer TRUE […]

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Multiple Choice DSCI 303

question What are the two fundamental processes in all supply chains that are most affected by the Internet? answer B. Order fulfillment and order placement. question If a factory has 100,000 units of materials in the system and if the average flow rate of the system is 5000 units per day, then according to Little’s […]

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MKT 369 ch.15
26 Aug 2020 Database

question Price Discrimination answer Occurs when a retailer charges different prices for identical products and/or services sold to different customers question Predatory Pricing answer Arises when a dominant retailer sets prices below its costs to drive competitive retailers out of business question Horizontal Price Fixing answer Involves agreements between retailers that are in direct competition […]

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MIS Assignment 8

question General Motors, Ford, and DaimlerChrysler create a unified supply chain planning/execution system that all three companies and their suppliers could leverage. What value does this supply chain planning/execution system provide the automakers? answer To process automotive production, from ordering materials and forecasting demand to making cars directly to consumer specifications through the Web question […]

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Micro Economics Flashcards
21 Aug 2020 Database

question A payment for the use of any resource over and above its opportunity cost is called… answer Economic rent question Economic rent is any payment… answer in excess of the resource’s opportunity cost question world-class models receive enormous economic rents becuase… answer thier talents and abilities are in a fixed supply question Economic rent […]

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MGNT 428 Mid Term

question A diagnosis of the competitive challenge, an element of a good strategy, is primarily accomplished through strategy….? answer analysis question Which of the following does a firm possess when it can outperform other firms in the same industry or the industry average over a prolonged period of time? answer sustainable competitive advantage question Revved […]

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MGMT 3211 Chapter 2

question public issue answer an issue that is of mutual concern to an organization and its stakeholders, sometimes called a social or sociopolitical issue question performance-expectations gap answer the perceived distance between what a firm wants to do or is doing and what the stakeholder expects question environmental analysis answer a method managers use to […]

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Marketing Exam 3 Review
14 Aug 2020 Database

question A manufacturer using the _____ promotional strategy focuses its promotional efforts on the consumer. a. pull b. reinforcement c. kinetic d. push e. personal selling answer A question Due to service _____, services cannot be stored, warehoused, or inventoried. a. perishability b. intangibility c. heterogeneity d. variability e. tangibility answer A question For years, […]

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Management (Stevens) Exam 1

question New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman noted that globalization has leveled the competitive playing fields between industrial and emerging-market countries. This phenomenon proposes that ____. answer the world is flat question Mintzberg proposed that managers utilize written communication more than verbal communication. answer False question Don works diligently to accomplish the company goals in […]

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MAN3025 Practice Exam 1
10 Aug 2020 Database

question Because there are some positive aspects of bureaucracy, as proposed by Max Weber, Tammy, a restaurant manager, is interested in implementing certain aspects of the bureaucratic approach to management within her restaurant. Like Weber, Tammy feels bureaucracy is a ____. answer rational, efficient, ideal organization based on principles of logic question In a low-context […]

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