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Highlighted Technology Management Materials

These textbooks are open educational resources (OER) that are free to use without first seeking permission from the author. However, how they may be used is determined by their licensing.  

Risk Management for Enterprises and Individuals

"Risk management will be a major focal point of business and societal decision making in the twenty-first century. A separate focused field of study, it draws on core knowledge bases from law, engineering, finance, economics, medicine, psychology, accounting, mathematics, statistics, and other fields to create a holistic decision-making framework that is sustainable and value-enhancing. This is the subject of this book." - Saylor Academy

Adapted by  Saylor Academy
Licensing  CC BY NC SA 3.0

Managerial Accounting

"This book is aimed squarely at the new learning styles evident in today’s students and addresses accounting industry changes." - Saylor Academy

Adapted by  Saylor Academy
Licensing  CC BY NC SA 3.0

International Business

"The authors use the lexicon of international business, and additionally, develop students’ knowledge of international contexts with the aim that they may launch, run, and work in any organization that is global in scope (or is wrestling with global competition or other global threats)." - Saylor Academy

Adapted by  Saylor Academy
Licensing  CC BY NC SA 3.0

Mastering Strategic Management

This textbook covers "all of the traditional topics that standard strategic management texts cover, but in an exciting way that will assist you in engaging your students in your course." - Saylor Academy

Adapted by  Saylor Academy
Licensing  CC BY NC SA 3.0

Introductory Business Statistics

This textbook "is designed to meet the scope and sequence requirements of the one-semester statistics course for business, economics, and related majors. Core statistical concepts and skills have been augmented with practical business examples, scenarios, and exercises. The result is a meaningful understanding of the discipline, which will serve students in their business careers and real-world experiences." - OpenStax

Written by  ​Alexander Holmes, et. al.
Licensing  CC BY 4.0

Organizational Behavior

"On average, a worker in the USA will change jobs 10 times in 20 years. In order to succeed in this type of career situation, individuals need to be armed with the tools necessary to be life-long learners. To that end, this book is not be about giving students all the answers to every situation they may encounter when they start their first job or as they continue up the career ladder. Instead, this book gives students the vocabulary, framework, and critical thinking skills necessary to diagnose situations, ask tough questions, evaluate the answers received, and to act in an effective and ethical manner regardless of situational characteristics." - Open Textbook Library

Adapted edition is produced by the University of Minnesota Libraries Publishing
Licensing  CC BY-NC-SA 4.0

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