THE WOOD STOVE STORE
A friend of a friend owns a wood stove store. She has been contacted to work as a sales agent for a wood stove manufacturer. As a sales agent, she would visit other store owners to try to persuade them to purchase products from this manufacturer. She would receive a ten percent commission on every sale.
Your friend knows that you are a business major and presumes that you would have some advice. Should the offer be accepted?
Consider: What facts do you have? What reasonable assumptions
can you derive from those facts? Could you draw a Gannt chart to
represent the distribution of a wood stove, from product manufacture to
the time that the final consumer is finally able to use it for the very