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Develop awareness of current business/economic events - HP

Purpose: Develop awareness of current business/economic events. The article I chose is at this link: "A tablet that is ready to take" by Chris Nuttall. Chosen company: HP. Deliverable: Paper The paper should be a 2-page maximum (Times New Roman, 12 point font, double spaced, 1" margin, appropriate internal cita

Short Essay: Situational Leadership and Constructive Discipline

Chapter 10 Case Study Part 1: Situational Leadership and Constructive Discipline You are the manager of the sales department at Splendor Company. Sally has been your top sales representative consistently for over a year now. She is always in the office first, last to leave, thorough in her paperwork, and receiving praise f

Rewrite a Job Description

Needing help on rewriting a job description Locate a job description using a popular website for job seekers. Analyze the job posting you selected. Consider the following criteria: How and when would you determine the need to create a job position within your business? What strategy would use to outlin

Performance Management System

Review Case Study 1-1, "Reality Check: Ideal Versus Actual Performance Management System", on pages 24-5 of the text. Consider the performance management system in operation at your organization or, if necessary, find an example on the Web. Identify two characteristics that are not present at all--or barely present--in the syste

Environment and Management Issues and Forming PER/Gantt Charts

Using an organization of interest as the subject matter, research the elements of business and provide 1 PERT chart and one 1 Gantt chart in addition to a written report that Analyzes the organization's basic legal, social, and economic environments Analyzes the organization's managerial, operational, and financial issues i

Google's Global impact on strategic knowledge management

Examine the affect of cultural, global, and legal factors on that organization's strategic knowledge management (infringement actions, federal laws, organizational structure, etc.) on Google's Global impact on strategic knowledge management.

MGT What is a contingency plan? What is risk analysis?

1What is a contingency plan? What is risk analysis? What similarities and differences occur in the contingency plan and a risk analysis? Why are they important to a lodging organization? 2What are the steps in contingency plan development? What individuals should be involved in the development of a contingency plan? Why is it

Research Writing for a Springboard Project

I am majoring in International Business and I need a good topic and research paper for the CAPSTONE PROJECT that i have to engage in later in my Research Writing program (or very soon!). Thus, this research project ought to act as a springboard for that project. My professor asked us to please consider contemporary research ide

PDCA cycle and DMAIC methods

What is the role of methods such as the PDCA cycle and/or a DMAIC (Define, measure, Analyze, Improve, and Control) in the decision making process to assure proper implementation and proper follow up?

The Great Temperature Debate

Case Study 3-1 Chapter 3: Legal Influences Part 1: Recognizing Rights and Responsibilities of Unions and Management The Employer is a small, non-union furniture manufacturer with 15 employees engaged in interstate commerce. Both of the employees involved in this case worked in the machine shop buidling as band-saw operators

A Change in the Medical Insurance Plan

Case Study 7-2 The employer designs, installs, and maintains private telephone systems for customers. Employees in the bargaining unit have been represented for many years by the union. The parties' current collective bargaining agreement provides for the following medical insurance benefits: "basic medical benefits covering re

Strengths and Gaps in Systems Theory

Strengths and Gaps in Systems Theory I need some help to research and analyze the systems theory. What are the strengths of this perspective of organizations? What are the gaps? Explain your rationale.

Analysis of Action Research

Analysis of Action Research Analyze the role of action research in organizational theory development & implementation. Be sure to address the following: Define action research Explore the process of theory development that evolves from action research Assess the value of implementation in the action research proc

Value tree examination of college choice

I need help examining the process that was used when you made the decision to attend your college. Evaluate the measures, objectives, and categories that led to a satisfactory decision. Support your answer with examples of objectives and measures used to support your decision. Include: An overview description of the elemen

Unionized organizations

Needing help with the outline and some examples or just 1 example of a unionized organization. Choose an organization with which you are familiar that is currently unionized. Outline the organization chosen by including the following: 1. Provide brief background information on your chosen organization. 2. Identify legal

Human Capital Management: Job Analysis Information

1) What is the value of understanding job analysis information as an operating manager? What can this information help you accomplish? How can you use the information to create a productive work environment? 2)What factors would you consider most important when determining leadership succession? Explain. 3) Are job descri

Cancer History & Sleep Related Variables in Cancer Survivors

Topic: Associations between Cancer History and Sleep Related Variables in Long-term Cancer Survivors Need argumentative stance for the topic. PROPOSAL In preparation for the Research Paper Associations between Cancer History and Sleep Related Variables in Long-term Cancer Survivor, you will need to submit a proposal of

Current Level of Responsibility and Decision-Making Ability

1. Summarize your current level of responsibility and decision- making ability in your company. What role do you play in your organization's strategy? What are your career goals for the next five years? What steps do you see yourself taking to achieve these goals? How will an MBA from UNC Kenan-Flagler help you reach these goals

Research types and use for business problems or opportunities

(a) What types of research are conducted in your work environment (or other organizational setting with which you are familiar)? Briefly describe two or three examples. (b) Describe a business problem or opportunity that your organization is considering where business research would improve the quality of the decision. Wha

OH&S Manager Example Questions

The competency, methods, analyse and research for the role of OH&S manager. 1. Clearly explain the value of good information to an organization. 2. There are five basic decision making levels within an organization, Strategic, Tactical, Operational, Programmed and Non-programmed. Provide an OHS example of each level provid