Decisions for Quarter One and Quarterly Business Review

Part I: Decisions for Quarter One. Prior to working on your Decisions for Quarter One, review the following through the Growing Your Business simulation, the “Suggestions for Quarter 1” pop-up screen, any Quarter One Internal Emails and/or Memos, and watch the Preparing Your Financial Commitments video. The pop-up will be available at the lower left (Blue Guidelines) of the Executive Summary Decisions Tab and the video, emails, and memos can be re-accessed through the Help section. Additionally, read Turning bean counters into difference makers: How corporate finance is changing with the times, Why financial dashboards matter, and Five pointers to get you started, and What are your financial statements telling you.

The Decisions for Quarter One Assignment

Must be completed through the Growing Your Business simulation.
Consider the following questions as you prepare your annual budget/plan (if the answer is “No” to any of the questions you may be at a Competitive Disadvantage and lack critical information to draw inference from):
Did you
Request/purchase the Marketing Report and Business Intelligence Dashboard (BID)?
Utilize the 3 available role plays for Qtr.1?
Consider in the R&D Projects (other than Project 2, for which you may want to complete funding in Qtr.1)?

Sample Solution

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