In this GU Course Spotlight, we interview Grantham Business Faculty Member, Eden Lord regarding BA150 Principles of Management.
Eden Lord, Dash Enterprises, LLC (Co-Owner), Grantham University Business Faculty Member.
BA150 Course Description: Principles of Business Management is an introductory course that provides students with a practical and concrete explanation of the concepts and techniques they will need as managers in today's new organizations. The sequence of topics follows the familiar pattern of planning, organizing, leading, and controlling. Throughout the course, the manager's role in leading and accommodating change is emphasized. The course also introduces the student to the issues of managing global businesses, especially the ways in which managers need to develop a global perspective in order to be successful. Issues in strategy, diversity, and entrepreneurship are covered extensively.
Eden Lord is co-founder and chief executive officer of Dash Enterprises, LLC, a web-based multimedia firm. An adjunct instructor for Grantham, she also serves on Grantham's Employer Advisory Board. Eden helms the Cambria Lord Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting families with chronically ill children, and is involved with a number of other philanthropic organizations. She has taught for several other colleges and holds a bachelor of arts in economics, a paralegal certificate and a master of science. She will soon complete her doctorate in education.