|Author :||Jae K. Shim, Ph.D., CPA|
|CPE Credits :||8.0|
|IRS Credits :||0|
|Passing Score :||70%|
|Primary Subject-Field Of Study:||
Business Management & Organization - Business Management & Organization for Course Id 1177
This course provides an overview on the basic concepts and tools of business. Every functional aspect of business is covered. Topics covered are management, organization, human resource management, purchasing, production/operations, accounting, finance, marketing, quantitative methods, legal environment, information technology, business ethics, and international business.
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|Experience Level :||Overview|
|Additional Contents :||Complete, no additional material needed.|
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|Advance Preparation :||None.|
|Delivery Method :||Self-Study.|
|Intended Participants :||Anyone needing Continuing Professional Education (CPE).|
|Revision Date :||20-Jan-2017|
|NASBA Course Declaration :||Participants must complete the final examination within one year of purchase and with a minimum passing grade of 70% or better to receive CPE credit unless otherwise noted on the Course History page (i.e. California Ethics must score 90% or better). After logging in click on the Course History links on your My Courses page for the Begin date and Expire date for the Final Exam.|
|Approved Audience :||
NASBA QAS - NASBA Registry - 1177
|Keywords :||Business Management & Organization, Business, Essentials, Concepts, Tools, 2016, cpe, cpa, online course|
|Learning Objectives :||
Recognize the different types of business structures
Differentiate among the types of psychological needs and types of leadership.
Identify labor goals, labor-management problems, and key labor legislation.
Recognize key elements of the purchasing-supplier relationship.
Identify key selection factors for production facility location.
Recognize the components of financial statements and popular financial analysis ratios.
Recognize factors of a financial plan and sources of financing.
Identify sales and production planning techniques.
Identify different stock exchanges, indexes and security market regulation.
Identify elements of risk and insurance policies.
Identify the role of the middlemen in the marketing channel.
Identify advertising strategies and trends.
Identify attributes of a sales program.
Identify key provisions regarding with business law and ethics.
Recognize government influences on business.
|Course Contents :||
Chapter 1: The Economic Basis and Legal Structures of Business
The Economic Basis of Business
Alternative Economic Systems
The American Enterprise System
The Legal Structures of Business
Subchapter S Corporation
Other Types of Organizations
Chapter 1 Review Questions
Chapter 2: Management and Organization
Types of Psychological Needs
Management of Human Relations
The Role of Leadership in Human Relations
Organizations and Human Relations
The Healthy Work Climate
History of the Labor Movement
Labor-Management Grievance Procedures
Current Labor-Management Problems
Chapter 2 Review Questions
Chapter 3: Production and Purchasing
Production and Manufacturing
The Production Cycle
The Purchasing Function
Other Purchasing Policies
The Ethics of Purchasing
Location of Manufacturing Facilities
Location of Retail Facilities
Chapter 3 Review Questions
Chapter 4: Information Technology and Accounting
Computer Technologies Available For Business
How to Manage Your Information Resources
The Role of information Technology (IT)
The Accounting Procedure
Interpreting Financial Statements
Chapter 4 Review Questions
Chapter 5: Business Statistics, Finance and Managerial Control
Collection of Data
Analysis, Summarization, and Measurement
Presentation of Statistical Data
Interpretation of Statistical Data
Other Control Techniques
Chapter 5 Review Questions
Chapter 6: Financial Markets
Specific Financial Institutions
Primary Market Activities
The Financial Markets
The Stock Market
The Bond Market
The Commodities Market
Security Market Regulation
Risk and Insurance
Life Insurance and Annuities
Ocean and Inland Marine Insurance
Crime, Fidelity, and Surety Coverages
Chapter 6 Review Questions
Chapter 7: Marketing and Sales
Functions of Marketing
The Channel of Distribution
Advertising and Sales Promotion
Salesmanship and Marketing Management
Sales and Marketing Management
Chapter 7 Review Questions
Chapter 8: International Business, Ethics and the Government
Obstacles to International Business and Trade
In Defense of Tariffs
Financing International Trade
Ethics and Business Law
Accounting Scandals Bring about Guidelines and Legislation
Government and Business
Other Governmental Influences
Chapter 8 Review Questions