management and theory

Identify a time in your life when you had to make a personal or professional decision such as buying a home, changing jobs, enrolling in school, or relocating to another state or region.

Write a 350- to 700-word paper in which you discuss your decision-making process.
• Describe each step of your process.
• Planning is specifying the goals to be achieved and deciding in advance the appropriate
actions needed to achieve those goals. Planning activities include analyzing current
situations, anticipating the future, determining objectives, deciding in what types of
activities the company will engage, choosing corporate and business strategies, and
determining the resources needed to achieve the organization’s goals.
. The four functions of management are: planning, organizing, leading and controlling. (Bateman & Snelll, 2011