(Solution) BUS 1101 Discussion Forum Unit 4 -DF4


BUS 1101 – Principles of Business Management


The text defines stakeholders as: “Individuals and organizations who are actively involved in the organization or whose interests may be positively or negatively affected as a result of what the organization does” (Carpenter et. al., 2010). Every organization has stakeholders. Choose one of the companies below and identify three key stakeholders. Then discuss how the company caters for their interests and what may happen if their expectations are not met.

  • A water utility company
  • A multinational food company
  • A local airport

Please answer in 150 to 300 words. Use your own words – please do not copy and paste from a website.  Be sure to reference your sources. Remember to post as early as possible, preferably by Sunday evening, in order to allow time for you and your classmates to discussion.

Then, engage in a dialogue with your classmates on the above question and any other perspectives you have on the above topics. You are expected to make at least three response posts to the discussion board during the course of the discussion period.


Carpenter, M., Bauer, T., & Erdogan, B. (2010). Management principles, v. 1.1. https://2012books.lardbucket.org/books/management-principles-v1.1/index.html


McDonald’s Corporation Impact Strategy on Stakeholders

Mcdonald’s Corporation is a multinational corporation with branches worldwide and is “the biggest fast food chain on the planet.” (Senker, (n.d), p. 4). I even found a Mcdonald’s in Port Louis when we lived in Mauritius, a small island in the Indian Ocean.

Mcdonald’s has four key stakeholders. These are shareholders, franchisees, suppliers, employees, and critical nongovernmental organizations. ……please click the icon below to purchase the solution at $5