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Click on the link for each session to get the discussion questions and readings for that session.

1

04-Feb

Introduction

2

06-Feb

Ch. 1, "Exploring the World of Business"

3

11-Feb

Ch. 5, "Forms of Business Ownership"

4

13-Feb

Ch. 6, "Small Business, Entrepreneurship, and Franchises"

5

18-Feb

Ch. 7, "The Management Process"

6

20-Feb

Ch. 8, "Creating a Flexible Organization"

7

25-Feb

Corporate Strategy

8

27-Feb

Ch. 11, "Motivating and Satisfying Employees"

9

04-Mar

Culture and Mergers

10

06-Mar

EXAM #1 (Questions online).

11

11-Mar

Ch. 10, "Human Resources Management"
Guest Speaker: Douglas Terp, Colby College
Project Company Choices Due

12

13-Mar

Ch. 9, "Producing Quality Goods and Services"

13

18-Mar

Ch. 15, "Wholesaling, Retailing, and Physical Distribution"

14 20-Mar

Ch. 13, "Building Customer Relationships Through Effective Marketing"

 

25-Mar

No Class -- Recess
27-Mar No Class -- Recess

15

01-Apr

Ch. 14, "Product and Price"

16

03-Apr

Ch. 16, "Marketing"

17

08-Apr

Ch. 18, "Accounting"

18

10-Apr

Ch. 20, "Financial Management"

19

15-Apr

Appendix A, "Careers in Business"
Guest Speaker: Cynthia Parker, Colby Careers Center

20

17-Apr

EXAM #2

21

22-Apr

Information (But not the chapter in the book)
PRELIMINARY PROJECT REPORT DUE
(see project page for details)

22

24-Apr

Ch. 4, E-Business

23

29-Apr

Ch. 3, "Global Business"

24

01-May

Ch. 2, "Ethics and Social Responsibility"

25

06-May

Debates: Enron & Andersen
26

08-May

Make-Up / Review

14-May Finished Projects Due
19-May Final examination 9am
 

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Thomas Haigh -- email tdhaigh@colby.edu.    Home: www.tomandmaria.com/tom. Updated 04/27/2002.