Business Now focuses on business from a real-world perspective. With more practical application exercises, examples, and reinforced learning throughout, it allows students to continually exercise their critical thinking and problem solving skills with realistic business problems they will likely encounter in their professional lives. The chapters are carefully organized by learning objectives which correlate directly to all of the chapter materials and student and instructor ancillaries.
About the Author:
Amit Shah is a full professor of management and director of the Center for Communtiy Partnerships at Frostburg State University (FSU) in Maryland. He has over 20 years of experience in industry and acdemia. Dr Shah has taught a variety of business courses including management, strategic management, and international business. He has published over 60 refereed articles in various journals and published proceedings and has conducted training for various organizations in the area of business and strategy. In his capacity as a Center director; he works with various small-to-medium-size organizations-for frofit, nonprofit, and government agencies- in organizing management developement workshops and training. He has received several awards such as Frostburg State University's Outstanding Faculty Service Award, the FSU College of Business's Outstanding Faculty Research Award, and Outstanding SAM Student Chapter Advisor Award. He has also served as president of the Southeastern Chapters of the Decision Sciences Institute and president of the Institute for Operations Research and Managament Sciences. When he is not in his classroom or engaged in community service, Dr. Shah enjoys being an entrepreneur serving coffee at Mountain City Coffeehouse and Creamery, which he owns with his wife.