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Book organized into chapters with short usually 4 to 6 page sub chapters that make it very easy to move around, or remove small sections if desired with out making the text difficult to read.

The link here is to the Saylor. Reviewed by dzhu iastate. Comments I plan to adapt and adopt this book for my course, and will add some sections from other open textbooks to make a full content solution. International issues in implementing I. The content was accurate and did not demonstrate bias. Comments I found the textbook to be quite good. The text was not culturally insensitive or offensive.


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This text covered the concepts it addressed in a substantive manner using a non-technical engaging writing style gallaugber exemplary structure. The occasional self-referencing did not warrant elimination of content.

This unique opportunity helps provide his teaching and writing with a broad, deep, and continually refreshed perspective on key industry trends and developments. I would strongly recommend this textbook if you have a non-technical audience.

Information Systems: A Manager’s Guide to Harnessing Technology

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. It is difficult to create a comprehensive text that addresses substantive the numerous concepts associated with management information systems.

No noticeable navigational issues or ineffective images and charts. But far too often students resist rather than embrace the study of tech. This can be tricky for a book on information systems because the field changes quickly. How much is Facebook really worth?

Why do technology markets often evolve into winner-take-all or winner take-most scenarios? It is nice to see that the author has updated the book every couple of lnformation. However, it be prudent to update the business cases along with the content to retain relevancy.

University of Minnesota Libraries Publishing. The logical, consistent divisions of the chapters facilitated navigation.


Some of the new topics to be added may include topics such as business analytics. Chad added it Jun 07, Typical textbook but more enjoyable than most.

Content in the text is timely and accurate, error-free and unbiased. Lola marked it as to-read May 05, The text offers a proven approach that has garnered student praise, increased IS enrollment, and engaged students to think deeper and more practically about informatino space where business and technology meet.

Also take a look at the Table of Contents. How does Spain’s fashion giant Zara, a firm that shuns the sort of offshore manufacturing used by every other popular clothing gaplaugher, offer cheap fashions that fly off the shelves, all while achieving growth rates and profit margins that put Gap to shame? However, the flow of the text is impeded by interspersing technical content chapters with chapters focused on business cases.

Chapters are consistent and informative clearly stating objectives, reinforcing preceding concepts informatuon new concepts clearly introduced.