In this final unit, we introduce you to the kind of coursework and writing assignments you will be tasked with during the remainder of this business-management program. Just as in the first four units, reading, critical thinking, and strong writing skills are critical to your success!
Once you have carefully read the entire Read section, return to p.18 and re-read the section titled, Business Dilemma, “You’re the Manager … What Would you Do?” regarding Mrs. Acres Homemade Pies. Then answer the following questions below.*
*Please note that EACH question must be answered in a minimum of 200 words. To ensure you reach the word count, break each essay down into at least three paragraphs, with an intro, a body, and a conclusion. Don’t forget to write your work in Word or Google docs, checking carefully for anything underlined by Spell Check and Grammar Check, before pasting your responses. Make sure you cite the reading, in-text, with each sentence that reflects research, even if you are paraphrasing. Avoid direct quotations, please! The correct citation, in this case, will be (O. Ferrell, Gatewood, L. Ferrell, & Taylor, 2010). To create a reference list, use this format: Author Surname, First Initial. Second Initial., Author Surname, First Initial. Second Initial., & Author Surname, First Initial. Second Initial. (Year). Book title: Subtitle.
Q#1. In a minimum of 200 words, and at least three paragraphs, describe in detail the dilemma facing Mrs. Acres Homemade Pies.
Q#2. In a minimum of 200 words, and at least three paragraphs, describe the management skills Acres has used to make her business a success.
Q#3. In a minimum of 200 words, and at least three paragraphs, what is your recommendation for the future success of Mrs. Acres Homemade Pies?