IndividualDecisions in Paradise, Part I Beginning in Week Three and for the remainder of the course, you will be working with the Decisions in Paradise Business Scenario where you will incrementally apply concepts from the course readings, research, Internet sites, and your experience to create a complete response to the scenario in Week Five. The assignment in Week Three is Decisions in Paradise, Part I:Read the Decisions in Paradise Business Scenario found on your student website.Assume the role of Nik, and use your current employer (or one with which you are familiar) as the organization represented by Alex, Nik, and Chris. Use the information from the case, materials from the course, independent research, and the mission of your current organization (or one with which you are familiar).Prepare a 700- to 1,050-word paper, in which you develop the preliminary considerations for your organization establishing a greater presence on Kava by: · Defining the issues that appear in this business scenario· Discussing the forces that are involved in formulation of the problem· Using problem formulation tools and techniques, describe the organizational and environmental obstacles in a way that considers various key stakeholders that will be impacted by decisions· Applying critical thinking in the decision-making process Saturday 25
Weekly Summary Respond to weekly summary thread Monday 5
Week Four: Decision Implementation Details Due Points
Objectives 4.1 Determine factors affecting decision implementation in an organization.4.2 Evaluate resources and actions required for decision implementation.4.3 Evaluate ethical implications from stakeholders’ perspectives of a decision.
Readings Read Ch. 5 of Smart Things to Know About Decision Making.Read Ch. 27–36 of Decide & Conquer: Make Winning Decisions and Take Control of Your Life. Read this week’s Electronic Reserve