Management fundamentals | MGM255 Management Fundamentals | Colorado Technical University

Due Friday (09/11/2020

Manage Fundamentals

Primary Discussion Response is due by Friday (11:59:59pm Central),

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Primary Task Response: Within the Discussion Board area respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas.

Jeremiah is a manager at a grocery store. He had two employees call in sick, leaving him shorthanded. Jeremiah has two options, he can either pull two employees from stocking shelves to cover or he can step in to help.

  • How would you advise Jeremiah using the 5 step decision making process?
    • Tip: Managers should follow five key steps:
      • Identify the problem.
      • Determine the issues involved.
      • Identify the best resolution.
      • Put the resolution into effect.
      • Evaluate if the decision was successful.

Responses to Other Students: Respond to at least 2 of your fellow classmates with a reply about their Primary Task Response regarding items you found to be compelling and enlightening. To help you with your discussion, please consider the following questions:

  • What did you learn from your classmate’s posting?
  • What differences or similarities do you see between your posting and other classmates’ postings?