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Weekly roundup


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Welcome back to a new year and a new semester. here’s what’s going on this week:

  • In BUS 100-01, we’ll form teams on Tuesday and start discussing the study of business. On Thursday, we’ll turn to economics.
  • In BUS 100-80, we’ll continue our goals matching discussion and then turn to business and economics.
  • In BUS 263-01, we’ll form teams on Tuesday and discuss law and legal reasoning; Thursday we’ll discuss court systems in the U.S.
  • In BUS 263-80, we’ll continue our goals matching discussion and then turn to law and legal reasoning and the court system.
  • In PRL 101, we’ll discuss the paralegal profession and technology.

BUS 100 Human Resources online assignment

First, watch the following video for a brief overview of the field of human resources from Soma Jurgensen:

Next, watch the following TEDx talks about “Putting the Human Back in Human Resources” and “Inbound HR”:

Finally, think about how HR management reflects what we learned about when we talked about management and motivation last week. Review Herzberg’s Two-Factor theory and Maslow’s hierarchy of needs. Download the following assignment, answer the questions, and turn it in at the beginning of class next Tuesday, November 25:


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Here’s what’s going on for the week of October 27 through 31:

  • In BUS 100-01, we’ll continue our discussion of marketing as we look at product design and promotion on Tuesday and distribution and pricing on Thursday.
  • In BUS 100-80, we’ll move from finance to financial markets.
  • In BUS 263-01, we’ll look at negligence on Tuesday and strict liability on Thursday.
  • In BUS 263-80, we’ll discuss strict liability.
  • In PRL 101, we’ll finish contract law with a look at the UCC on Tuesday and move on to property law on Thursday. We’ll work on our draft of the next brief assignment in class Tuesday, and it will be due at the beginning of class on Thursday.

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Weekly round up, October 14


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Here’s what’s on docket for the week:

  • In BUS 100-01 today we talked about financial markets and personal finance; we’ll review for next week’s test on Thursday.
  • In BUS 100-80, we’ll have our midterm exam Friday morning from 8:30 to 9:45 in room 2356 on the Martin campus.
  • In BUS 263-01, we finished up our discussion of the UCC today; we’ll review for next week’s test on Thursday.
  • In BUS 263-80, we’ll have our midterm exam Friday morning from 10 to 11:15 in room 2356 on the Martin campus.
  • In PRL 101, We’ll discuss strict liability torts today; we’ll review for next week’s test on Thursday.

Monday Roundup


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Here’s what’s coming up this week:

  • In BUS 100-01, we’ll study accounting on Tuesday and finance on Thursday.
  • In BUS 100-80, we’ll look at accounting and get ready for the midterm next week.
  • In BUS 263-01, we’ll continue with contract performance, breach, and remedies on Tuesday and start on sales and lease contracts, otherwise known as the UCC.
  • In BUS 263-80, we’ll look at sales and lease contracts (yep, you guessed it, the UCC) and get ready for the midterm next week.
  • In PRL 101, we’ll begin our study of torts with a look at intentional torts on Tuesday and negligence on Thursday.

Monday Roundup


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Here’s what’s on docket for the week of September 29:

  • In BUS 100-01, we have a test on Tuesday, and we’ll look at small business and entrepreneurship on Thursday.
  • In BUS 100-80, we’ll also be looking at small business and entrepreneurship
  • In BUS 263-01, we have a makeup test on Tuesday, and on Thursday we’ll continue our discussion of contract law with a look at contract performance, breach, and remedies.
  • In BUS 263-80, we’ll look at contract formation as well as contract performance, breach, and remedies.
  • In PRL 101, discuss criminal law and procedure on Tuesday and legal research and writing on Thursday; your draft of the complaint assignment is due on Thursday.

Monday Roundup


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Here’s a quick look at what’s coming up this week:

  • In BUS 100-01 this week, we’ll finish our discussion of business organizations by looking at corporations and LLCs, and on Thursday, we’ll review for next week’s test.
  • In BUS 100-80, we’ll look at forms of business ownership.
  • In BUS 263-01, we’ll discuss criminal law on Tuesday and begin our study of contract law on Thursday.
  • In BUS 263-80, we’ll discuss criminal law.
  • In PRL 101, we’ll have our first test on Tuesday and then rearrange the calendar a bit to push some due dates back and look at civil litigation and procedure on Thursday.

Monday roundup


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Here’s a quick look at what’s coming up this week:

  • In BUS 100-01 this week, we’ll look at business communication and start discussing business formation.
  • In BUS 100-80 we’ll discuss business communication.
  • In BUS 263-01, we’ll review on Tuesday and have the first test on Thursday.
  • In BUS 263-80, we’ll discuss constitutional law.
  • In PRL 101, we’ll discuss court systems and Alternative Dispute resolution on Tuesday and review for the first test on Thursday.

Monday roundup


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Here’s what’s happening this week:

In BUS 100-80 (Introduction to business online) and BUS 263-80 (Legal & social environment of business online), we’re moving from Blackboard’s blog tool to the discussion forum as a result of user interface problems. You should have gotten an email from me about the change last week. In BUS 263-80, we’ll be looking at ethics this week, and in BUS 100-80, we’ll be looking at business law.

In BUS 100-01 (f2f), we’ll be spending the week looking at a topic near and dear to my heart, business law. We’ll be looking at contracts and torts on Tuesday and more on torts and intellectual property on Thursday.

In BUS 263-01 (f2f),  we’ll be discussing the US Constitution. We’ll look at powers granted to Congress on Tuesday and limits on state action on Thursday.

In PRL 101, don’t forget that the final, graded version of your first brief assignment is due tomorrow. We’ll talk about technology on Tuesday and the US Constitution on Thursday.

Have a good week!