(Solution) BUSN115N Week 5 Discussion: The Role of Management

Required Resources

Read/review the following resources for this activity:

  • Textbook: Chapter 6
  • Lesson
  • Minimum of 1 scholarly source

Initial Post Instructions

The four key functions of the managerial process are planning, leading, organizing, and controlling.

Think about your current or former manager. Give a specific example of how your manager fulfills each role within your organization.

In your opinion, which of the four activities is most important for a manager? Why?

Follow-Up Post Instructions

Respond to at least one peer. Further the dialogue by providing more information and clarification.

Writing Requirements

  • Minimum of 2 posts (1 initial & 1 follow-up)
  • APA format for in-text citations and list of references


In my position, I report directly to our company’s Chief Operations Officer.  He is my only boss, as he is the head of our company.  Thinking along lines of hierarchy, I am our second in charge as Business Development Director.  Not only do I work closely with out COO, but I also manage the other employees in our company.  Management is an important aspect of operating a successful business.  Managerial styles vary, but when combining a managerial style with leadership qualities that style is much enhanced.……please click the icon below to purchase full solution at $5