QUESTION OF THE DAY
10pts daily, due by the end of class.
Every day, class will start with a "Question of the Day". You should do your best to write a complete response (25 word minimum) to the question and EMAIL it to me. If you aren't sure about what to write, please ask! No credit will be given for late QODs, unless you were absent that day.
Monday, October 8: Compare and contrast Health Insurance, Disability Insurance, and Life Insurance. How does each type of insurance protect income?
Tuesday, October 9: Today is our second BPA 2Tuesday. Today, we’re working on Torch Awards! What is this and what are your goals?
Wednesday, October 10: When you have “Full Coverage” on your car, what types of coverage do you have? When are you actually required to get full coverage? What does the law require?
Thursday, October 11: What are some of the reasons that auto insurance rates are NOT the same for everyone? What would be the result if they were?
Friday, October 12: Where are you in the College Search/Application/Scholarship Process? (please don’t answer: “should I have started that already?”)
Monday, October 15: What’s the difference between a savings account, a CD, and an IRA?
Tuesday, October 16: Today we will start with our next BPA Project: Global Marketing Team and Presentation Management Team. What are the keys to a great presentation?
Wednesday, October 17: You got started on your BPA Project yesterday. What ideas did you come up with? What is your plan?
Thursday, October 18: You should be half-way done with the GMT PowerPoints. Tell me what makes your marketing plan unique? Why will it be successful?
Friday, October 19: Today is the last class period to work on your GMT projects. They are due by midnight! So … how do you feel about your project?
Monday, October 22: The Q1 Exam is coming up TOMORROW … how are you feeling about it? What do we need to review today (be specific)?
Tuesday, October 23: No QOD - SLO & Exam
Wednesday, October 24: What exactly is CREDIT? What are some of the Pros and Cons of credit?
Thursday, October 25:
100pts weekly, due by Sunday at midnight.
Every week, you will be responsible for finding a recent news article which relates to a relevant business, finance, or entrepreneurship topic. The criteria include:
A 250 word paragraph that (1) summarizes your article, (2) explains how it relates to class, and (3) provides your own personal reflections on the topic.
Typed in MS Word or Google Docs and attached to an email.
Use MLA format for the paper and cite your source.
- No credit will be given if your current event does not meet all of these criteria.
Example of Current Event in MLA Format
Yahoo Business: //news.yahoo.com/business/
CNN Money: //money.cnn.com/
Fox Business: www.foxbusiness.com/index.html
NBC Business: www.nbcnews.com/business#/
ABC Business: //abcnews.go.com/business
CBS MoneyWatch: www.cbsnews.com/moneywatch/
Fast Company: www.fastcompany.com
Young Entrepreneur: www.youngentrepreneur.com
Wall Street Cheat Sheet: //wallstcheatsheet.com/
Tax Information for Students: //www.irs.gov/individuals/students/index.html
Ohio Society of CPAs: www.ohiocpa.com
American Institute of CPAs: www.aicpa.org
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