Conflict is often a part of change, and as a human services professional influencing change, knowing how you respond to conflict is essential. This self-awareness of your conflict-handling skills will help you better build your conflict response repertoire as you gain experiences in the field. By developing these skills, you […]
Case Analysis 1 – Apple Computer: Research how Apple managed to reinvent itself over the years. Answer the following questions: What were some of Apple’s biggest successes and failures? Describe why. How much of Apple’s success can be linked directly back to its culture? Why? How do the actions of […]
Based on the week’s readings and your understanding of the current business environment as discussed in this course, outline what you think are the major challenges facing business in the coming years and how business might innovate to address these challenges.
Forum #1 Discuss the ethical implications of a leader’s role in the socialization of new hires into the preexisting culture of an organization. What responsibility does a company have to inform newly hired persons that it wants to shape their values, perceptions, and behavior to conform to the organization’s culture? […]
How has the relatively recent (2008 or so) economic downturn affected you or members of your family? Will this situation change your educational or career plans? Clearly large numbers of people have lost their jobs, mortgage foreclosures have been at record levels. Has this changed the way you view your […]