The text can be used for undergraduate and graduate courses in KM and KMS, and can be used as a resource by students in business administration, communications, economics, and management of information systems
. The authors teach at the Illinois Institute of Technology.
This book focuses on the basics of business for high school and undergraduate students and serves as an introduction to the principles behind strategy, leadership, finance and accounting, marketing, sales, management of information systems
, human resources, the supply chain, research and development, and other staff functions, such as the legal department and investor relations.