Determine the optimum preventative maintenance frequency for each of the pieces of equipment if breakdown time is normally distributed. Equipment Average Time (days) Standard Deviation between Breakdowns A201 20
The U.S. is a capitalistic society. What are the advantages that businesses and individuals have in this economic structure versus in a socialistic structure? Provide one example of how the U.S. capitalistic economy has influenced the world economy. How has this affected the American business and the American citizen?
1. How do you think planning in today's organizations compares to planning 25 years ago? Do you think planning becomes more important or less important in a world where everything is changing fast and crises are a regular part of organizational life? Why? 2. How might businesses use the Internet to identify untapped customer
The model for the transfer of training process suggests that when all processes are supported and executed well, the training program achieves success. You are a new member of an organization that is just beginning to experience the need for training. Your organization does not have a clear picture of how to create a climate tha
Now that you have created the objectives for DNA's training program, think about how you will create a climate of training transfer both in the training sessions and in the organization. First, describe how you will apply the transfer of training theories for each training objective. Then, apply the four modes of knowledge shari
Identify the major mission and vision of the company Wal-Mart; the goals and objectives and tell me if it is in line with the needs of the major stakeholders involved, e.g., the customers, the employees and other stakeholders. Provide references.
The Fourth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution applies to search and seizure issues relating to public peace officers. What powers do private persons, including private security personnel, have relating to search and seizure issues? Under what circumstances may private person search? In the event a private person or private secur
"Full question: Problem #1 Janis Corporation The Janis Corporation is involved with waste management and, during the past 10 years, has become one of the largest waste disposal companies in the Midwest, serving primarily Wisconsin, Illinois, and Michigan. The company is currently considering establishing a waste treatment pl
Identify a training program that you have encountered at work. For example, your company might have provided computer-based training or refresher courses for its employees or hired an expert in the field to lecture or discuss sales techniques to its employees. Identify the various training methods commonly used in organizations.
Please see attachment to answer these questions: 1. Voluntary turnover is a significant challenge in the restaurant business. Why do you think restaurant employees might quit jobs more than employees in many other industries? Why would employee retention be an important advantage in the restaurant business? 2. According to
See the attached file for the table. Please prepare a response to the following: Discuss how PepsiCo uses its talent to sustain a competitive advantage in the marketplace. Discuss three key elements of PepsiCo's career growth model. Discuss three key elements of PepsiCo's talent management model. Discuss the challenges
Apply the concept of life cycle to an organization with which you are familiar, such as a university or a local business. What stage is the organization in now? How did the organization handle or pass through its life cycle crises?
Compare and contrast two (2) ideas, concepts or topics of Corporate Risk Management. Include reference except from Wikipedia.
When interviewing an applicant for a sales job, management ordinarily should be interested in complete answers to the following three questions: How badly does the applicant want or need the job? Can the job furnish the applicant with the success he/she wants, or offer the applicant the opportunity to realize his/her goals in life? Will the applicant strive to achieve the level of work his/her capacity will allow? Prepare a list of at least 6 questions an interviewer might ask the applicant so that the company can answer these three questions following the interview.
When interviewing an applicant for a sales job, management ordinarily should be interested in complete answers to the following three questions: How badly does the applicant want or need the job? Can the job furnish the applicant with the success he/she wants, or offer the applicant the opportunity to realize h
List five corporate documents that every performance practitioner wants to review regularly in order to stay in tune with their client' strategic directions and redirections.
List five corporate documents that every performance practitioner wants to review regularly in order to stay in tune with their client' strategic directions and redirections. Describe what information you can gain from each that will assist you in aligning your work with that strategic direction.
Leaders can improve the chances for a successful change outcome by following Kotter's eight-step change theory. Pick three of the eight-step change theory components and give an example for each of how leaders can implement it to effect change.
Help me get started please with some ideas: Create the risk-management plan for your company. You can use information from the following Web site to help you formulate this plan: http://www.epmbook.com/risk.htm, or you can use other appropriate sources to prepare this part of your plan. Regardless, your plan should conside
Your company sells underwear for men and women. You decide to invest into a firm in Romania that will produce this product for you. You are sending a manager, an accountant, and an engineer for this Romanian firm. All three are from the US home office. What kind of training would you give them prior to their departure for the
How can you gain feedback throughout the consulting process? How can you use that feedback to shape your consultant communications? In evaluating your consultant communications, how would you determine your own effectiveness after completing your communications? What are some tools that you could use to measure the effectiv
Notice from reading the case below that Rubbermaid doesn't make much use of attribute analysis and other fortuitous scan techniques. Given their products and markets, which attribute analysis and fortuitous scan techniques could be used to develop new product ideas for the Rubbermaid Inc.? Select a couple of methods and se
Please help answer the following question. What are the potential benefits of resting against or relying on something within healthcare? Dangers?
What would you think would be the aggregate terms used in managing a university as a whole? The computer center? Buildings and grounds? An individual major?
Select and discuss the Scientific Management Theory and its technique in regard to business operations.
Many companies have thought of the principle of Frederick Taylor's scientific management as the greatest technique for executing structure. Before Taylor's method, there were no clear concepts as to what employees and management were responsible for. Taylor established a team to assist with his investigation of scientifically de
Discuss the theoretical foundation for security and the reasons for the tremendous growth in security services. In your response discuss the increase in the types of crimes encountered by security personnel, tying them in with particular theories when possible. Introduction to Security Operations and Management (3rd Edition)
There are lots of social problem in need of solutions (areas such as energy, environment, poverty, literacy, empathy to name a few). The question guiding this assignment is: in the next 5 years, what would you change to make the world a better place? What you would like to see happen & how do you plan to get there? In other w
The organization for which you work has traditionally encouraged its employees to work independently on project assignments. However, because of a shortage of resources, individual contributors will be asked to form teams to improve efficiency. You are tasked with designing a training program to promote a teamwork environment.
What LPM function should I use? MAx or Min? Integer? The Southern States Lumber and Mill Company, a logging and milling operation in the southern US, processes 10,000 logs during 250 operating days each year. Immediately upon receiving an order, the logging companyâ??s supplier begins delivery to the lumber mill at a rate of
See the attached files. Read the following article: Safavi, K. S. (2006). The measurement conundrum. Journal of Healthcare Management, 51(5), 287-290. Discuss the following from the perspective of a provider: If the measurement system is intended to judge performance from the outside, discuss the pros and cons of us
Can the formal organization and the informal organization coexist within the same organizational structure? Why, or why not? Please include any references.
A College professor told her students, "The purpose of a management course is to teach students about management, not to teach them to be managers." Do you agree or disagree or disagree with this statement? Why or why not? Also, is efficiency and effectiveness more important to organizational performance? Can managers improve