Exploring Business

by UMN

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Book Description

Exploring Business introduces students to business roles and concepts in an exciting way. This text will help you decide whether business is right for you and, if so, what areas of business you'd like to study further.

Exploring Business is adapted from a work produced by a publisher who has requested that they and the original author not receive attribution. This adapted edition is produced by the University of Minnesota Libraries Publishing through the eLearning Support Initiative. Though the publisher has requested that they and the original author not receive attribution, this adapted edition reproduces all original text and sections of the book, except for publisher and author name attribution.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC-SA). You can download Exploring Business ebook for free in PDF format (32.3 MB).

Table of Contents

Chapter 1
The Foundations of Business
 
Chapter 2
Business Ethics and Social Responsibility
 
Chapter 3
Business in a Global Environment
 
Chapter 4
Selecting a Form of Business Ownership
 
Chapter 5
The Challenges of Starting a Business
 
Chapter 6
Managing for Business Success
 
Chapter 7
Recruiting, Motivating, and Keeping Quality Employees
 
Chapter 8
Teamwork and Communications
 
Chapter 9
Marketing: Providing Value to Customers
 
Chapter 10
Product Design and Development
 
Chapter 11
Operations Management in Manufacturing and Service Industries
 
Chapter 12
The Role of Accounting in Business
 
Chapter 13
Managing Financial Resources
 
Chapter 14
Personal Finances
 
Chapter 15
Managing Information and Technology
 
Chapter 16
The Legal and Regulatory Environment of Business
 

Book Details

Publisher
University of Minnesota Libraries Publishing
Published
2016
Pages
769
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13 Digital
9781946135094
ISBN10 Digital
1946135097
PDF Size
32.3 MB
License
CC BY-NC-SA

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