BUS508 Week 8 Discussion and Journal
Week 8 Discussion
“Information Needs” Please respond to the following:
• From the scenario, evaluate the importance of a company having a robust information management system strategy. Recommend two (2) actions that a company may take in order to protect its information assets from potential disruption and loss.
• From the case study, examine the major advantages and disadvantages of Microsoft charging businesses to use Skype. Determine whether or not it would be beneficial for Microsoft to charge businesses for the use of Skype. Provide a rationale for your response.
• Journal Entry 7: Prepare a one to two (1-2) paragraph journal entry that examines your learning experiences with ORION in Week 2 of this course, that addresses the following:
1. Determine the primary manner in which ORION has increased your business knowledge in the related subject area.
2. Discuss specific challenges that you may have experienced with any of the subject matter presented, and point out the areas for which you would like more information.
3. Suggest at least two (2) possible applications of this week’s material to the company that you currently work for or hope to work for in the future.
* Note: To access ORION please see instructions in the Week 1 area.