Chapter 8. Conclusion
You have successfully completed the Business Essentials Program!
As this course concludes the discussion on the business fundamentals necessary for building and maintaining a web-enabled business, it is a good idea to briefly review the concepts that have been covered.
Module 1, “Strategic Imperatives,” introduced global trends, opportunities, and strategic imperatives driving the use of the Internet and IT. As you saw, Internet-enabled IT, first widely deployed during the dot-com bubble, has now entered the mainstream of business. Those businesses that adopt such technology and the applications enabled by it will find that they have a significant edge in the marketplace. The benefits that Internet-enabled IT confers on any ...