The Future Of Business by Norm Althouse

The Future Of Business

byNorm Althouse, Laura Allan, Christopher Hartt

Hardcover | January 29, 2016

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Althouse, The Future of Business 5Ce delivers a solid foundation in business principles and leading-edge business practices. This market-leading resource is framed by an integrative approach, showing the interconnectedness of different aspects of business: the marriage of functional areas, the impact of the business environment and how innovation fuels new forms of collaboration. Featuring engaging examples and a clear conversational writing style, this resource delivers a personal roadmap to understanding and navigating the future of business.

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Title:The Future Of BusinessFormat:HardcoverDimensions:688 pages, 11.13 × 8.75 × 1 inPublished:January 29, 2016Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:017657025X

ISBN - 13:9780176570255

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Table of Contents

PrefacePrologueScoring GuidelinesPART 1: INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESSIntroductionPART 2: THE BUSINESS ENVIRONMENTChapter 1: Political Environment: Governments' Impact on BusinessChapter 2: Economic Environment: The Fundamental ConnectionChapter 3: Social Environment: Trends, Corporate Responsibility, and Business EthicsChapter 4: Technological Environment: Managing Technology Chapter 5: International Environment: The Global Marketplace PART 3: BUILDING A BUSINESSChapter 6: Entrepreneurship and Small BusinessChapter 7: Understanding the Business: AnalysisChapter 8: Forms of Business OwnershipPART 4: BUSINESS MANAGEMENTChapter 9: Management and Leadership in Today's OrganizationsChapter 10: Designing Organizational StructuresChapter 11: Motivating EmployeesPART 5: FUNCTIONAL AREAS OF BUSINESSChapter 12: Managing Human Resources and Labour RelationsChapter 13: Marketing: The Customer FocusChapter 14: Creating Marketing StrategiesChapter 15: Achieving World-Class Operations ManagementChapter 16: Accounting for Financial SuccessChapter 17: Understanding Money and the Canadian Financial SystemChapter 18: Finance: Maximizing the ValueAppendix: A Basic Understanding of Our Legal EnvironmentGlossaryEndnotesCompany IndexSubject Index