MIS Cases

MIS Cases : Decision Making with Application Software

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A casebook to complement most MIS/CIS textbooks. Designed to demonstrate how software can support managerial decision-making activities, this casebook features 20 cases (more than another casebook currently on the market) that cover functional areas of the firm, are spread across three difficulty levels-basic, intermediate, and advanced-and require students to apply spreadsheet, database, Web-page development, and/or presentation graphics software, often in an integrated manner. The cases present common managerial issues and problems and encourage students to actually use their models to make decisions for the case's characters. Many of the cases require students to prepare both written and oral presentations of their solutions.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 155 pages
  • 208.3 x 271.8 x 12.7mm | 385.56g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0130348325
  • 9780130348326

Table of contents

I. SPREADSHEET. Case 1: Milligan's Backyard Storage Kits. Case 1: BJR Investments, Inc. Case 2: Piedmont Trailer Manufacturing Company. Case 3: Maxi's Grocery Market. Case 4: Terrell and Terrell's Property Management, Inc. Case 5: Megan Davis Convention Center. Case 6: BJR Investments, Inc. Case 7: Madison's Department Store. Case 8: Baylee Byrd Playsets, Inc. Case 9: Edmund Grant Pharmaceutical Company. II. DATABASE CASES. Case 10: Koko's Canine Pet Club. Case 11: Friends In Need. Case 12: Susan's Special Sauces. Case 13: Second Time Around Movies. Case 14: Keller Industries. Case 15: ABC Inc. Health Benefits. Case 16: Wright Brother's Airport Shuttle Service. Case 17: Healthy Plant and Tree Nursery. Case 18: Franklin University: Student Loan Management. III. WEB CASES. Case 19: Mountain View Dental Clinic. Case 20: Family Veterinary Pet Care Clinic.show more

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