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Unit 5 Elements in Business Jean Juisto AIU Online

Abstract The basic concepts of management and some problems faced in operating a business enterprise.

Here are basic concepts in management and some factors that must be addressed whenever problems arise. Basic legal environment include relevant laws and regulations that relate to a business. These laws are governed by state, country, and international authorities. A few basic legal principles to everyday business issues include the minimum wage, and child labor laws. Equal opportunity is a big issue along with overtime. Social environment refers to the cultural environment developed by mankind. Social environments are the immediate physical and social settings in which we live and work. Issues involving social environments are living and working conditions, income levels and educational backgrounds. Economic environment is how the environment can impact the economy. External factors that could affect the economic environment include inflation, interest rates and unemployment. Inflation had a negative effect on the economic environment due to consumer spending. Global warming and ozone layer also affect the economic environment. The management structure for my small business is quite easy to explain. I am the owner of this business; there are no other employees so I am the boss. I make all decisions with this business. In larger businesses there are levels of management. The first being top line managers. They represent the level of management closest to the staff. Next is the middle management and they are to oversee major units within a business. And the last is top managers whom perform executive functions. Operation issues can arise in all business. Power outages and the ever…...

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