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Ray Collins

City: Atlanta, GA
University: Georgia Institute of Technology

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Management Mid-Term Review (CH.1 & 2)
26 Sep 2020 Essays&Flashcards

question According to the text, what are the skills used by managers when performing the four functions of management? answer Conceptual, human, and technical question Being a successful manager means thinking in terms of all of the following, except: answer generating the most profit question Critical management missteps include: answer poor communication skills, reactionary behavior, […]

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Chapters 1 & 2: Problem Set
24 Sep 2020 Flashcards

question Operations management requires: answer Knowledge of the facts and how to interpret information. question Why does operations management require constant improvement? answer Due to competition in the marketplace and advances in technology. question Good product and process design is ____________ ____________. answer Customer driven question What question must operations managers answer? answer What type […]

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Yang Ch. 24 (Industry Comes of Age)
21 Sep 2020 Flashcards

question “The wealthy class is becoming more wealthy; but the poorer class is becoming more dependent. The gulf between the employed and the employer is growing wider; social contrasts are becoming sharper; as liveried carriages appear; so do barefooted children.” answer *Henry George, 1879* question Thesis: answer As the nineteenth century and the Industrial Revolution […]

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Flashcards on US History Sectional Exam 5
19 Sep 2020 Flashcards

question US History – The American Promise Ch 23-24 Opponents of the New Deal included business leaders and some labor leaders. In 1937, disgruntled workers at the General Motors plant in Flint, Michigan, acted on their grievances by staging a sit-down strike. Which of the following describes the overall impact of the New Deal? It […]

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Understanding Business – chapter 3
17 Sep 2020 Flashcards

question importing answer buying products from another country question exporting answer selling products to another country question free trade answer the movement of goods and services among nations without political economic barriers question comparative advantage theory answer theory that states that a country should sell to other countries those products that its produces most effectively […]

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15 Sep 2020 Flashcards

question Laws and government regulations affect almost all business activities. answer T question The U.S. Constitution is the basis of all law in the United States. answer T question The U.S. Constitution reserves to the federal government all powers not granted to the states. answer F question The Uniform Commercial Code has been adopted in […]

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Systems Analysis Test 2 Quiz Questions
13 Sep 2020 Flashcards

question True or False: Prototyping is best applied late in the systems development life cycle. answer False question T/F: Prototyping may be used as a replacement for the systems development life cycle. answer True question T/F: One reason that prototyping is useful is that user requirements are likely to change over time. answer True question […]

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Spmt 217 exam 3
10 Sep 2020 Flashcards

question Banning of corporate ownership answer The NFL has the most strict ownership rules, being the only to ban corporate ownership since 1970 with the exception of the 49ers who is owned by Edward J. DeBartolo question What is included in league revenues answer National Television and radio contracts, League-wide licensing, and league-wide sponsorship programs. […]

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Section 1: The Industrial Revolution Spreads
08 Sep 2020 Flashcards

question Henry Bessemer answer British engineer who invented a way to make steel from iron question Alfred Nobel answer Invented dynamite, which was used in both construction and warfare. He also created the Nobel Prize question Michael Faraday answer English chemist who created the first electric motor and the first dynamo question Dynamo answer A […]

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Quiz 4
06 Sep 2020 Flashcards

question Today, the typical American works fewer than 40 hours per week. In 1890, the typical American worked 60 hours per week. Would the difference between the real GDP per capita in 1890 and the real GDP per capita today understate or overstate the difference in the populations well being? answer The increase in real […]

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Principles of Management Chapter 8
04 Sep 2020 Flashcards

question Organizational Culture answer Sometimes called corporate culture, is a system of shared beliefs and values that develops within an organization and guides the behavior of its member. question To implement a particular strategy, managers mush determine the right kind of ?? answer 1) organizational culture and 2) organizational structure question Organizational Structure answer “who […]

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Phi Sigma Pi
01 Sep 2020 Flashcards

question original name and the current name of the institution that phi sigma pi was founded. answer State Teacher’s College Warrensburg Missouri and University of Central Missouri question when was Phi sigma Pi founded? answer Feb 14, 1916 question Phi Sigma Pi became a national fraternity in what year? answer 1921 question the first initiate […]

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Operations Management Chapter 8
30 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question Location decisions are basically one-time decisions usually made by new organizations. answer FALSE Most organizations face location decisions over time. question The fact that most types of firms are located in every section of the country suggests that in many cases, location decisions are not overly important; one location typically is as good as […]

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Music Business Midterm: Artist Management
28 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question Personal Manager answer develops and guides the artist’s career (oversees everything) question Entertainment Attorney answer Represents legal interests of artists and negotiates their contracts and licenses other legal affairs question Agent( booking/talent) answer Obtain employment for the artist’s in areas of live performance, song, TV, commercials, film, ect. question Business Manager answer Administrators of […]

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mkt 4451 test 2
26 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question 2) Establishing and communicating the distinctive benefit(s) of the company’s market offering, for each target segment is called ________. A) market research B) market positioning C) marketing effectiveness D) market segmentation E) market dominance answer B) market positioning question 3) The process of selecting one or more market segments to enter is called ________. […]

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MIS Ch 10
23 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question business process answer a network of activities, repositories, roles, resources, and data flows that interact to accomplish a business function question roles answer collections of procedures question resources answer people or computer applications that are assigned to roles question data flow answer the movement of data from one activity to another or from an […]

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Microeconomics ch 2 Quiz
21 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question The market system is an economic system that: answer Gives private individuals the right to own resources used in production question One major element of the command system is: answer Central planning conducted by the government question In a command system: answer The government makes production and allocation decisions question Which of the following […]

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MGT 101-95 chapter 3
19 Aug 2020 Essays&Flashcards

question According to its rate of environmental change, an organization’s environment can be either stable or dynamic, but not both. answer false question Because external environments can be dynamic, confusing, and complex, managers use a three-step process to make sense of the changes in their external environments. Those steps are (1) environmental scanning, (2) interpreting […]

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MGMT 325 Test 1
17 Aug 2020 Essays&Flashcards

question A global company can be headquartered anywhere, but all employees come from the organization’s home country. answer False question The most precious resources of an organization are people’s expertise, skills, wisdom, and relationships. answer True question Innovation is the introduction of new goods and services. answer True question The need for innovation is driven […]

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Flashcards About Marketing Final Multiple Choice
14 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question 33. Price is best described as: answer that which is given up in exchange to acquire a good or service question At Walmart, Randi saw a bag of daffodil flower bulbs… 19.99 is the answer price question 35. Which of the following statements is NOT true about price? answer Price means the same thing […]

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Management Test 2 Review
12 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question Chapter 5 answer question Which of the following is true of the planning process? answer Planning is flexible enough to allow for unique circumstances and changing conditions question To be effective, goals need to meet 5 specific characteristics which may be remembered as answer SMART question Contingency Plan answer is a type of plan […]

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Man 320F Unit 7
10 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question Conflict answer occurs when parties disagree over substantive issues or when emotional antagonisms create friction between them. question types of Conflict: (2) answer 1. substantive conflict 2. Emotional conflict question Substantive conflict answer involves fundamental disagreement over ends or goals to be pursued and the means for their accomplishment. question Emotional conflict answer involves […]

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