a hierarchy of authority.

Question 10. Question : Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of organization?
Student Answer: All organizations need at least one member.

All organizations have a hierarchy of authority.

All organizations divide tasks among their members.


All the members of an organization share a common purpose or goal.

external environmental assessment

Question 4. Question : Howard is the CEO of Run! Jump! Sing!, a chain of indoor play gyms for toddlers and preschoolers. After repeatedly hearing from gym staff that several children have been hurt in the bounce house play area, Howard decides to remove all bounce houses from Run! Jump! Sing! establishments. What kind of assessment is this most likely described as?
Student Answer: strategic assessment

tactical/functional assessment

operational assessment

external environmental assessment

hires business school graduates directly out of college

1. Question : Costco has been successful in part due to its unique approach to staffing. Which of the following statements correctly explains its approach in this area?
Student Answer: Costco promotes employees with in-store experience and sponsors them to take graduate-level business courses.
Costco hires only managers who have worked for its competitors.

Costco holds employees’ jobs while they pursue business school degrees on their own.
Costco hires business school graduates directly out of college.