Impact of Technology
Please respond to the initial question by day 5 and be sure to post two additional times to peers and/or instructor by day 7. The initial post by day 5 should be 75 to 150 words, but may go longer depending on the topic. If you use any source outside of your own thoughts, you should reference that source. Include solid grammar, punctuation, sentence structure, and spelling.
|Grading Criteria||Maximum Points|
|In your initial post, clearly present well-reasoned ideas and concepts.||25|
|Post to at least two additional students or the instructor reflecting on the other participants’ postings. You should actively participate in the discussion.||10|
Role of Information Technology in Organizations
- Email is the chosen form of communication for many businesses and provides an easy and low cost way to for the business to communicate with employees, distributors and customers. The Internet also allows businesses to communicate, advertise and sell their products to people around the world.
- Helps businesses manage their inventory by keeping track of the quantities of each product they want to keep in stock and will trigger an order when the amount falls below the pre-determined quantity.
- Most businesses now store electronic versions of all documents that are instantly available for immediate access.
Managing Customer Relationships
- IT helps businesses improve how they manage relationships with their customers by using software that will record all interactions a business has with a customer.