IUB BUS-K 201 - k201 Lecture Study Guide 2nd Final-1 (10 pages)

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Bus-K 201 - The Computer in Business

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K201 Lecture Study Guide 2nd Final Chapter 2 Essay Questions Distinguish between cooperation and collaboration Cooperation A group of people working together all doing essentially the same type of work to accomplish a job Can accomplish a given task faster than an individual working alone not better in quality however than one working alone Collaboration A group of people working together to achieve a common gorl via a process of feedback and iteration steps One person will create something paper and one person will review it go on for many steps Better than just an individual creating a paper According to Hackman what are the three primary criteria for judging team success Successful outcome Growth in team capability Meaningful and satisfying experience What is the difference between structured and unstructured decisions Give an example of each Structured decision Process is one for which there is an understood and accepted method for making a decision for information systems Ex A formula for computing the reorder quantity of an item in inventory Unstructured decision Process is one for which there is no agreed on decision making method for an information system Ex Predicting the future direction of the economy or the stock market Explain why structured decisions seldom require collaboration Structured decisions are expensive wasteful and frustrating Not every person s work needs to be commented on by another person Deciding how much a product that is needed for a company does not need iteration and feedback from another person Are most strategic decisions unstructured Give an example of an unstructured strategic decision Feedback and iteration are crucial for strategic decisions Members bring different ideas and perspectives about what is to be decided how the decision will be met and what criteria is important Example List the four phases of a project Starting Planning Doing Finalizing What is the difference between synchronous and asynchronous communications



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