Business Strategies: Market Advantages Provided by Information Systems


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Employees working three different shifts at one manufacturing position follow the exact same steps to complete their part of the production process. What is this an example of?

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1. How would a dog-grooming services gain a competitive advantage ?

2. How would an auto manufacturer implement a process regarding engineering?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet will help you gauge your understanding of business strategies with information systems. To pass the quiz, you'll need to be able to identify what business strategy is in use in a given scenario.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to assess your knowledge of:

  • What is exemplified when different shifts of workers follow the same steps to complete a task
  • What is exemplified by a dog groomer specializing in certain types of grooming
  • What is exemplified when a team studies processes and agrees on methods to increase their efficiency
  • What services are provided by an outside company that reviews systems and processes
  • The three main areas of a business that may undergo business process modeling

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz will let you practice the following skills:

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as business process modeling
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on business strategies with information systems
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the strategies in use in different business scenarios

Additional Learning

To learn more about the importance of business strategies with information systems, review the corresponding lesson. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define processes, in business terms
  • Understand the point of process re-engineering
  • Review what happens during business process modeling
  • Differentiate between management, operational and support processes
  • Define Total Quality Management (TQM)
  • Know why a company would use TQM