Versioning History

Adaptation Changes

This adaptation includes the following changes:

Chapter 1:

  • Changed Apple case study to Blackberry case study
  • Added Canadian specific content and references
  • Changed images to reflect Canadian specific content and references
  • Removed copyrighted images

Chapter 2:

  • Updated Starbucks case study
  • Changed Aggressive in the SMART goals to Achievable
  • Added example of Toronto Mayor, Rob Ford
  • Added Justin Trudeau example
  • Added Canadian specific content and references
  • Changed images to reflect Canadian specific content and references
  • Removed copyrighted images

Chapter 3:

  • Updated Subway case study
  • Added Canadian specific content and references
  • Changed images to reflect Canadian specific content and references
  • Removed copyrighted images

Chapter 4:

  • Updated Southwest case study to include West Jet case study information
  • Added West Jet examples through the chapter
  • Updated Canadian patent information
  • Added Canadian specific content and references
  • Changed images to reflect Canadian specific content and references
  • Removed copyrighted images

Chapter 5:

  • Added information about the Canadian retail market
  • Added Zellers case examples
  • Removed American case examples (e.g. Little Debbie cupcakes)
  • Changed American currency examples to Canadian currency examples
  • Added content related to Microsoft in context of IBM
  • Changed American statistics to Canadian statistics
  • Added Canadian specific content and references
  • Changed images to reflect Canadian specific content and references
  • Removed copyrighted images

Chapter 6:

  • Added Canadian specific content and references
  • Changed images to reflect Canadian specific content and references
  • Removed copyrighted images

Chapter 7:

  • Added Canadian economic information
  • Added Canadian specific content and references
  • Changed images to reflect Canadian specific content and references
  • Removed copyrighted images

Chapter 8:

  • Changed case study to Bombardier
  • Added content and examples related to the company, Kicking Horse Coffee
  • Added content and examples related to the company, Staples
  • Added content and examples related to the company, Sobeys
  • Added Canadian specific content and references
  • Changed images to reflect Canadian specific content and references
  • Removed copyrighted images

Chapter 9:

  • Changed case study to Jim Pattison Group
  • Added Canadian specific content and references
  • Changed images to reflect Canadian specific content and references
  • Removed copyrighted images

Chapter 10:

  • Changed case study to Oliberté Shoes
  • Added content and examples related to the company, Nortel
  • Added content related to Bill 198 (Government of Ontario)
  • Added Canadian specific content and references
  • Changed images to reflect Canadian specific content and references
  • Removed copyrighted images

Appendix 1:

  • Created Chapter PowerPoints

Post Publication Edits

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Version Date Change Details
1.00 September 12, 2014 Added to the B.C. Open Textbook Collection.
2.00 July 22, 2019 The following changes were part of a project to standardize BCcampus-published books.
  • Added an Accessibility Statement
  • Added additional publication information
  • Updated copyright information
  • Renamed “About the book” to “About BCcampus Open Education” and updated the content
  • Added a Versioning History page
  • Updated the book cover
2.00 July 22, 2019 Updated the book’s theme. The styles of this book have been updated, which may affect the page numbers of the PDF and print copy.
2.00 June 22, 2019 Accessibility remediation. Remediated the textbook to make it accessible. This involved

  • editing link text to be descriptive
  • changing heading levels
  • adding image descriptions
  • editing table markup