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dc.contributorParsons, Richard
dc.contributorCortes, Anastasia
dc.contributorWalz, Anita
dc.contributorCraig, Brian
dc.contributorFinney, Trevor
dc.contributorDe Pena, Jonathan
dc.contributorLindsay, Nina
dc.contributorSoni, Sachi
dc.contributor.authorSkripak, Stephen J.
dc.date.accessioned2016-05-11T16:51:29Z
dc.date.available2016-05-11T16:51:29Z
dc.date.issued2016-05
dc.identifier.isbn978-0-9979201-1-6
dc.identifier.isbn978-0-9979201-0-9
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10919/70961
dc.description.abstractFundamentals of Business (2016) is an openly licensed (CC BY NC SA 3.0) textbook designed for use in Virginia Tech’s Pamplin College of Business introductory level business course, MGT1104 Foundations of Business. Share and find ancillary resources for this book at OER Commons. Questions? Comments? Did you adopt this book? Please contact the project manager at lib-sc-g@vt.edu. This work is a project of University Libraries and the Pamplin College of Business, Virginia Tech. Lead Author: Stephen J. Skripak Contributors: Richard Parsons, Anastasia Cortes, Anita Walz Layout: Anastasia Cortes Selected graphics: Brian Craig http://bcraigdesign.com Cover design: Trevor Finney Student Reviewers: Jonathan De Pena, Nina Lindsay, Sachi Soni Project Manager: Anita Walz Editable files are available in MSWord in the .zip folder. Please view the README.txt file within this zipped collection. Print-on-demand softcover versions of this work are available at the cost of manufacturing and shipping from Lulu Press: color | black & white. Selected graphics produced by Brian Craig are available CC BY 4.0 via WikimediaCommons. ISBN: (B&W): 978-0-9979201-1-6 ISBN: (Color): 978-0-9979201-0-9 TABLE OF CONTENTS Preface: Teamwork in Business Chapter 1: The Foundations of Business Chapter 2: Economics and Business Chapter 3: Ethics and Social Responsibility Chapter 4: Business in a Global Environment Chapter 5: Forms of Business Ownership Chapter 6: Entrepreneurship: Starting a Business Chapter 7: Management and Leadership Chapter 8: Structuring Organizations Chapter 9: Operations Management Chapter 10: Motivating Employees Chapter 11: Managing Human Resources Chapter 12: Union/Management Issues Chapter 13: Marketing: Providing Value to Customers Chapter 14: Pricing Strategy Chapter 15: Hospitality and Tourism Chapter 16: Accounting and Financial Information Chapter 17: Personal Finances To request access to the permissions files, please contact vtechworks@vt.edu.en_US
dc.description.tableofcontentsTABLE OF CONTENTS
Preface: Teamwork in Business
Chapter 1: The Foundations of Business
Chapter 2: Economics and Business
Chapter 3: Ethics and Social Responsibility
Chapter 4: Business in a Global Environment
Chapter 5: Forms of Business Ownership
Chapter 6: Entrepreneurship: Starting a Business
Chapter 7: Management and Leadership
Chapter 8: Structuring Organizations
Chapter 9: Operations Management
Chapter 10: Motivating Employees
Chapter 11: Managing Human Resources
Chapter 12: Union/Management Issues
Chapter 13: Marketing: Providing Value to Customers
Chapter 14: Pricing Strategy
Chapter 15: Hospitality and Tourism
Chapter 16: Accounting and Financial Information
Chapter 17: Personal Finances
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dc.format.mimetypeapplication/zip
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.publisherVirginia Techen_US
dc.rightsAttribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 United States*
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/*
dc.subjectbusinessen_US
dc.subjectManagementen_US
dc.subjectTeachingen_US
dc.subjectTextbooksen_US
dc.subjectOpen Educational Resourcesen_US
dc.subjectMGT 1104en_US
dc.subjectOERen_US
dc.subjectIntro to businessen_US
dc.subjectFoundations of Businessen_US
dc.subjectFree textbooksen_US
dc.subjectIntroduction to businessen_US
dc.titleFundamentals of Businessen_US
dc.typeBooken_US
dc.description.notesChapter 15 is licensed CC BY 4.0 https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0 and was adapted by Richard Parsons from https://opentextbc.ca/introtourism Introduction to Tourism and Hospitality in BC. All other chapters are licensed with a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike License 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0 and were adapted by Stephen J. Skripak from http://www.saylor.org/site/textbooks/Exploring%20Business.pdf. Lead Author: Stephen J. Skripak with Richard Parsons Project Manager: Anita Walz Graphic Design: Brian Craig http://bcraigdesign.com Layout: Anastasia Cortes Student Reviewers: Jonathan De Pena, Sachi Soni, Nina Lindsay This work is a project of University Libraries and the Pamplin College of Business, Virginia Tech May 2016 This book is dedicated to reducing the cost of education in business. – S. Skripaken_US
dc.description.notesContains front cover (PDF/A and MS Word), full text (PDF/A and MS Word), and compressed PDF (which contains the front cover and the full text).en_US
dc.description.notesIncluded are both the final published version of this textbook, as well as an editable version of the textbook that can be downloaded as a Word document.
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dc.identifier.doi10.7294/W4KW5CX4
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