Introduction to Management (Self-Study) 1 CPE (For PA CPAs Only)
This is an introductory management course that lays the foundation for our management series of self-study, on demand, CPE modules. To begin this course, William Kline, Ph.D., discusses ways key decision makers can view an organization. Mr. Kline then discusses the management process (strategy, implementation, performance) and sets the stage for future management courses. By understanding the core concepts in this course, key decision makers should have a better understanding of organizational dynamics and should be more responsive to changing market conditions.
- Identify the likely perspective of a firm given one’s functional background.
- Explain why it is important to understand the many views of a firm.
- Examine and review the 3 main categories in the management process.
- Identify the two groups that serve as the “dominant coalition” in a firm.
- List the key topics/concepts in each category in the management process.
William Kline is an Assistant Professor of Management at Pennsylvania State University - Harrisburg. He received his Ph.D. in Strategic Management from the Fox School of Business at Temple University. He holds a Master of Business Administration from Saint Joseph's University, and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in finance from Kutztown University. He is a member of the Beta Gamma Sigma International Business Honor Society, and the CFA Institute in Charlottesville, Virginia. He earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation in November of 2006. Prior to entering academia, Mr. Kline was a manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers where he completed valuations for mergers and acquisitions, business planning, as well as tax and financial reporting. Mr. Kline also spent time consulting at CBIZ Valuation Group, Inc. and Curtis Financial Group, a regional investment bank.
|Where:||Your home or office|
|Speaker:||William Kline, Ph.D., CFA|
|CPE Credits:||1 Business Management & Organization CPE (For PA CPAs Only)|
|Delivery Method:||Online Interactive Self-Study|
|Tech Support:||Bill Kline Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Phone: 267-251-3805|
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