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Ch 1: Introduction to Business Acumen

About This Chapter

In this chapter, your employees will study a handful of lessons about the basics of business acumen. Share the chapter with them at any time to improve their business acumen knowledge, skills and awareness.

Introduction to Business Acumen - Chapter Summary

Introduce your employees to fundamental business acumen concepts with this online corporate training chapter. The chapter's short and expertly taught lessons lay out the foundations of:

  • Business acumen
  • Business organization structures
  • Business objectives
  • Business goals

Your employees will see how these concepts apply in the workplace, and they'll be able to retain their understanding of the information by taking the chapter's self-assessment quizzes. You can have your employees work through the chapter at work or on their own time.

How It Helps

  • Builds awareness: The chapter can help employees develop a high-level awareness of various business structures, objectives and goals.
  • Offers practical examples: The chapter's lessons provide specific examples of business goals, objectives, structures and acumen in workplace contexts.
  • Strengthens business acumen: Employees who complete the chapter will be able to start applying business acumen in the workplace

Skills Covered

By the end of the chapter, your employees should be able to:

  • Explain the concept of business acumen
  • Compare types of business structures
  • Describe the purpose of business objectives and business goals
  • Assess the importance of business goals

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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