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Preview W1-8 SKIP TO COURSE MENUSKIP TO TOP FRAME TABSContent Introduction to Business W1 Discussion "Legislation Regarding Social Media" Hello Class! For this discussion you can choose which question you respond to. Feel free to respond to both; however, only one is required. Please respond to ONE of the following questions: Question A Please introduce yourself and tell the class a bit about who you are. What is your current knowledge level of this course topic and what do you hope to learn before the course is over? Question B The use of Facebook (or any other social networking site) can truly make a person’s life transparent, available for the whole world to see. Should there be legislation regulating the openness of your…show more content…
What are the advantages to Volkswagen of developing and using its own proprietary B2B e-marketplace? When Volkswagen needs a new part design, it uses VWsupplygroup.com to get its suppliers involved in the design process early. This creates a tremendous amount of inter-organizational collaboration. What are the advantages to the suppliers and to Volkswagen in doing so? How is Volkswagen’s VWgroupsupply.com B2B e-marketplace an example of a vertical e-marketplace implementation? How is it an example of a horizontal e-marketplace implementation? Why is it necessary that Volkswagen combine both of these e-marketplaces into one e-marketplace? What would be the drawbacks to creating two different e-marketplaces – one for suppliers of direct materials and one for suppliers of MRO material? To make effective purchasing decisions, Volkswagen’s purchasing agents need business intelligence. What kind of business intelligence does iPAD provide to purchasing agents for carrying out their tasks? What additional kinds of business intelligence not discussed in this case could Volkswagen’s purchasing agents take advantage of to make more effective decisions? IPAD manages the workflow for purchasing agents. Describe how iPAD manages this process including information provided, steps to be executed, and the presentation of information. W4 Discussion "Systems Development" If you view systems development as a question-and-answer session, another question you could ask is,

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