Course: Business Essentials Teacher: Mr. McCown
"We learn by example and by direct experience because there are real limits to the adequacy of verbal instruction." --Malcolm Gladwell
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The goal of this course is to provide students with a strongknowledge base in basic business essentials. Topics to behighlighted are: principles of management, business communication, job acquisition, risk management, budgeting, ethics, and businesslaw. The Business Essentials standards are learned throughprojects and guided learning activities. Completion of this course willprepare students with basic business skills for the globalmarketplace.
How to be a successfulstudent in my class!
-Have excellent attendance.-Maintain a positive attitude.-Use enthusiasm when completing work/projects.-Use respect when working with team members and instructor(s).-Be open to working with and listening to your classmates.
Attendance and Tardy Policy
-It is important to be in class each day.-Each student should go to the smart board and move their attendance icon into the
bowl. Students areresponsible for doing this else they will be marked absent.-
After an absence, it is each student’s responsibility to determine
missed assignments and to complete those assignments by theagreed upon due date.-No make-up work will be provided for students who cut class.-Each student who enters class late must have a tardy slip.
-Students may not leave the classroom for any reason without their agenda and student ID.-On-line music
of any type, whether on the computer or Internet, are not permitted in the lab.- Daily work will not be accepted late. Projects turned in late willreceive a 74% as the highest grade possible. A project will not begraded if it is turned in 3 days after the deadline