Mary Cass Mabbott
Introduction to internal and external management issues and practices in information organizations. Internal issues include organizational behavior, organizational theory, personnel, budgeting, planning. External issues include organizational environments, politics, marketing, strategic planning, funding sources. Prerequisite: LIS 500, which may be taken concurrently.
This is an introductory course that will give you an overview of various organizational environments, managing people, leadership, evaluation, planning and changing an organization. Whether or not you actually become a manager, this course will help you to understand how various information environments are run.
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