DSS: After reviewing Decision Support Systems on pages 98-103, would using a decision support system in a business guarantee a better decision? What makes a good decision? Explain your answers.
AI: Artificial Intelligence topics include Expert Systems, Neural Networks, and Genetic Algorithms. Do you think that companies can really use artificial intelligence to make a good business decision? Why or why not? Are there ethical concerns here? How about ethical concerns for gathering and using competitive intelligence?
Review ‘Move Money Easily and Securely’ beginning on page 140. Interact with your fellow students on your experiences (benefits/concerns) with Business to Consumer (B2C) and Business to Business (B2B) Systems. This would include EDI.