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(TCO5) As a manager, how would you overcome the barriers to effective goal setting?

(TCO6) If you were considering starting you own business, what are the four major types of information would you include in your business plan?
( TCO7) Briefly discuss two of the reasons for individual resistance to change and give a workplace example of each.

(TCO8) Briefly explain what is meant by objective and judgmental performance evaluation. Discuss two methods of judgmental evaluation.

(TCO9) As a manager, in what types of situations should you use written communication? Briefly discuss the reasons why written communication would be best in these situations.

(TCO10) Would you rather work in a company with bureaucratic or decentralized control? Why?

(TCO1) Managers can be classified using two classification schemes. Discuss these two classification schemes and how they are interrelated.

(TCO2) Describe how on-demand movies on cable are a threat of substitute product to Blockbuster.

(TCO3) Discuss how the Sarbanes-Oxley Act promotes ethical leadership within organizations.

(TCO4) An organization that is diverse can gain a competitive advantage over their competitors. Discuss at least three ways diversity can lead to a competitive advantage for an organization.