(Prerequisite, open to first-year students and sophomores only.) The purpose of this course is threefold: (1) to prepare students to deal effectively with the challenges of contemporary life, including business-society relationships, business history, world events, economic implications, and future expectations; (2) to help students to develop the skills they need to understand the principles and processes of everyday business life; and (3) to introduce students to the academic opportunities and activities offered by the School of Business.