Ch 5: The Changing Work Environment

About This Chapter

Teach your employees about the changing work environment with help from this mobile-friendly and easily accessible corporate training chapter. Each lesson is accompanied by a short self-assessment quiz.

The Changing Work Environment - Chapter Summary

Lead a corporate training workshop or train new employees using this chapter on the changing work environment. Our lessons focus on the impact of the globalization of business, the Internet's impact on business operations and the tools used in office automation. Assign the entire chapter, or just the individual lessons, to your employees to complete online at work or from home.

How It Helps

  • Teaches needed skills: After your employees complete this chapter, they'll understand the effects of automation and globalization on the nature of work, how work and jobs are unbundled and the importance of diversity in work teams.
  • Builds awareness: Using the chapter, your employees can highlight aspects of office automation systems and tools for their employees' benefit.
  • Expands knowledge: Your employees are more likely to understand the particulars of e-business and e-commerce as well as market globalization when they've studied these lessons.

Skills Covered

This engaging chapter helps your employees accomplish the following:

  • Outline the impact and effects of the globalization of business
  • Discuss the impact of the Internet on business interactions and operations
  • Detail the systems and tools used in office automation
  • Explain how automation and globalization are changing the nature of work
  • Understand the process of unbundling work and jobs
  • Identify the impact and importance of diversity in work teams

Final Exam
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