Wall Street Journal – Psych Majors Aren’t Happy With Options

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Description: It’s official: Management Information Systems (MIS) majors are happiest with their careers according to an article coming out of the Wall Street Journal’s Paths to Professions project. Source: Joe Light, Wall Street Journal Date: 10/11/2010 Link: http://online.wsj.com/article_email/SB10001424052748704011904575538561813341020-lMyQjAxMTAwMDEwMzExNDMyWj.html

YouTube Video – Porter’s Five Competitive Forces That Shape Strategy: Interview with Michael Porter

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Description: 13:12 minutes. Video of interview with Michael Porter to discuss the components of his famous strategic model. Porter’s competitive forces model has been used to develop strategies for companies to increase their competitive edge. It also demonstrates how IT can enhance competitiveness. Source: Harvard University, YouTube Video Date: 6/30/2008 Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mYF2_FBCvXw Discussion Questions: 1. Based on… Read more »