Activity 8.4 – Assignment: Case Study

Assume that next year, Research in Motion sells off its interest in TIP Communications (one of its subsidiaries). Forecasted information about the operations for RIM and TIP for that future fiscal year immediately prior to the proposed sale follows:


Activity 8.3 – Discussion: Managerial Decisions


Discuss the importance of recognizing relevant costs in making managerial decisions, such as make or buy, sell or process, acceptance of a special order, elimination of a department, or changing the sales mix of a company’s products.

After recording your posting, you should reply to the postings of at least two of your fellow students. Please give some thought to this discussion. Be sure that you use proper sentence structure and that your posting is clear and understandable.