FMN Business Management and Organization

FMN - 2019/June, Seg.4 - Smooth Failing: What Disaster Can Teach You about Succeeding

Course Overview
Because the processes of innovation and experimentation are directly connected to failure, some enterprises deliberately seek out employees whose track records reflect disaster as well as success. The best-selling author of J.K. Lasser's tax books, Barbara Weltman provides examples of how many individuals' understanding of the process of failure later became critical to their success in the business world.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:
  • Identify what are considered the keys to growth and success;
  • Explain why Kodak failed to exploit its invention of a digital camera;
  • Distinguish the service received by in-store customers of Borders Books from the service to digital customers; and
  • Define what is meant by Richard Branson's "business philosophy."

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

Work experience in a corporate staff environment, or an introductory course in management.

Speaker / Author:

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Price (USD)

Standard: $69.90


Course Code : FMN1307-FM

Release Date : 06/12/2019
Expire Date : 01/14/2021
Credits :
CPE 2.00
QAS 2.00

Length : 1hr 40min
Course Level : Update
Course Type : Self-Study
Passing Grade : 70%
Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible
Field Of Study : Business Management and Organization

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