University of Phoenix Terelle Howard Week 1-6 Dr. Melissa Nethery Management 521 11-20-08 Week 1: Assessed Discussion Question: MBA Matrix Which program outcome do you feel will add the most value for you? Which managerial competencies reflect current strengths for you? After reviewing the MBA matrix I was amazed at how the twelve classes provide the said base in the business world. While reviewing the important elements of the matrix of the business culture he most value to my future professional endeavors is communication. Being able to state my option based on statistical facts and establish administrative policies in the work place is a challenge I look forward to embracing. If it’s coming up with a report to construct an argument or present a comprehensive strategy or business plan the art of communications I feel the MBA program will benefit me the most. Week 4: Assessed Discussion Question: Trust and Interpersonal Relationships When working in teams, is trust assumed or do team members have to earn trust? Behavior that is consistent with cherishing, loving, and honoring (Bruan). *Explore Kudler* Fine Foods and prepare a response to the following questions: What is the difference between an issue and a problem? *What are some of the issues at Kudler* Fine Foods? The issues related to Kudler foods are as follows: High Payroll Small Management Team Inventory Issues Geographical locations Organizational outlook I. Assessed Discussion Question: Respond to the following questions for each of the four tutorials: In which single area do you need to develop a better understanding? What is your plan to accomplish that?
As you look over Kudler Fine Foods and the areas of business covered both last week and this week, are any of the concentrations appealing to you? Do any relate well to particular issues at Kudler Fine Foods?