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Developing and Managing Products

You are a marketing manager for Nike. Your department has come up with the idea of manufacturing a baseball bat for use in colleges around the nation. Assuming you are in the business analysis stage, write a brief analysis based on these questions of the "Business Analysis". - What is the likely demand for the product? - Wh

This solution provides an excellent response to a position.

Please write one paragraph stating why you would be good for this position. We are looking for a Vice President of Operations, You will be responsible for delivering results which contribute to the achievement of maximum profitable growth in line with company strategy and values. Position will implement plans and strategies

Green and Sustainable Business

Consider the following hierarchy of waste management technologies in decreasing order of preference: 1. waste reduction 2. reuse of material 3. recycling 4. treatment or incineration 5. land disposal What criteria do you think are the most important in this prioritization of preference? Do y

CEOs elected or appointed

Are the majority of leaders, presidents, and CEOs of the top American companies and essential non-profit organizations elected or appointed? What would happen if such process was democratized where the employees were given the responsibility of electing their own leaders? Be clear, persuasive (and polite) in presenting your opin

Choose and describe four training modules

Choose 4 of the following training modules that you would prefer best and describe how you would implement a training this way: 1) Small group activity 2) Experiential 3) Computer-Based Training (CBT) 4) Case study 5) Teleconference 6) Video-Conference 7) Conference 8) On

Pharmacutical manufacturer: Types of stakeholders and their involvement

Create a presentation in which you demonstrate how different stakeholders are affected by business decisions and practices. Select one of the following types of industries: a pharmaceutical manufacturer, an organic yogurt producer, a carpet cleaning company, or a city aquarium. Identify a representative example of a real bus

Adv Technologies: SPT Job Sequencing

You have been hired by Adv Technologies, a company that provides customer technology projects, and asked to explore the potential use of the SPT job sequencing rule. the firms next five jobs are detailed below. Explain whether SPT rule is helpful in this scenario Client Order Arrival Due Date Est. Comp

Strategic Management Accounting

Critically evaluate what is environmental accounting(definition): -what it is -why it matter -how it is done How do organizations integrate environmental policy in business strategy. -The interdisciplinary approach to environmental accounting -Producing environmental accounts -Training environmental auditors How do o

The strategic approach to job offers

If the same job offer content is to be given to all offer receivers for a job, is there any need to use the strategic approach to job offers? Heneman, H, & Judge, T. (2009). Staffing organization. Burr Ridge, Ill: McGraw hill. MBA Human Resource course

Comparing Forecasting to Budgeting: Anthony's Orchards

Using the current year budget and master budgeted income statement from the Anthony's Orchards website, create and submit a budgeted balance sheet using the attached spread sheet. http://mym.cdn.laureate-media.com/2dett4d/Walden/ACCT/6130/mm/anthony_orchard_website/index.html (Use the included Excel file, please)

Individual Presentation

See the attached file. Each of us has a strongly held beliefs, values, passions and traditions which contribute to the lenses through which we see the world and to our ways of being in the world. Select one of these that reflects or contributes to who you are, how you live your life or how you fit in the world. Your selection

Business Research Data Mining Techniques

1. What secondary research sources do you use in your position? Describe the type of data that you are able to pull from one of these sources and how you use this in your job. 2. What is data mining? What application do you see with this technique in your line of work? 3. What is exploratory research and how does it d

Integrative work

Discuss how the concept in Ivancevich, Konopaske, and Matteson's "Organizational Behavior and Management" are consistent or inconsistent with each of Kotter's "Leading Change" eight key themes and his reasoning. Cite references.

Positive and Negatives Aspects of Offshoring

Summarize the positive and negative aspects of offshoring, and state whether you support or are against offshoring and why. Include an experience that you or someone you know has had in which offshoring affected them positively/negatively.

Creative Thinking and Value Judgments

Decide which of the following claims are true based on the following statement: Using torture to extract information from prisoners is immoral. a) states a value judgment not open to critical inspection, b) states a value judgment that is open to critical inspection (moral judgments), or c) is not a value judgment. If it

Standards

Deliverable Length: 700 words Details: There are many elements and measures for workforce effectiveness. One measure of effectiveness is that all employees within a specific job title, such as program assistant, are held to the same standards. You want to be sure that all employees within the position of program assistant

Key Components of an Effective Workplace

Deliverable Length: 6 - 8 slides (excluding title and reference slides) and speaker notes of 200â?"250 words per slide Details: A key component of an effective workplace is the ability of the groups to successfully collaborate. Choose a work group within your organization. Using a model of organizational improvement, plan a d

Testing in the Workplace: Range, limitations, pitfalls

Describe the range of testing that is allowed in the workplace. What are some of the limitations of workplace testing? What are some of the limitations of pre-employment testing? What are some of the potential pitfalls for management? What can management do to avoid the pitfalls?

Strategic Management - mission and vision statement.

Required Reading Welch, J., & Welch, S. (2008). State your business: Too many mission statements are loaded with fatheaded jargon. Play it straight. Business Week, (4066)80. Retrieved from: http://www.businessweek.com/magazine/content/08_02/b4066080139784.htm?chan=search What constitutes a good mission and vision state

Formatted Structure and Flow Topics

Article Analysis Instructions Important All course assignments formatted per APA Article Analysis Instruction Each student will select an article, SEPARATE FROM COURSE READINGS, and submit a comprehensive article analysis. The article should relate to the topics discussed during the current week and must be a new article

Business Systems Experiments

Experiment with alternative web browsers and compare their utility and features. Compare the performance of your most commonly used browser, whatever it might be, to at least two others that you can either download or access directly online. If you mainly use one of the Big Three, it would be most beneficial for you probably

Professional Development Plan

Develop an 8-slide Power Point Presentation on what you believe to be the best method for delivering a professional development plan. Slides should be specific and pointed in the message. Include Speaker Notes.

This posting addresses miscommunication issues in business.

1- When you get interrupted or cut off, this can lead to frustration, but also miscommunication. What are some strategies that you and others can implement to reduce this "noise"? 2-Have you had a co-worker interrupt you while you're in the middle of a project and you were brief with your communication that you were perceive

Widget sales - regressions. forecasting.

Q4: Regress widget sales on time and add the (a) ...there is more see problem attached Q4: Regress widget sales on time and add the (a) line, (b) linear equation and (c) R2 (variance explained) to the graph you created in Question 3. Please explain the meaning of each. Also, please characterize the trend (if one appear

Data Collection: Summarize four peer-reviewed articles

Summarize the 4 peer-reviewed articles. 1. New Evidence on Gender Differences in Promotion Rates: An Empirical Analysis of a Sample of New Hires http://ehis.ebscohost.com/eds/detail?sid=eb917d9d-0fe3-44f5-af02-17bdbc4dfdad%40sessionmgr11&vid=1&hid=20&bdata=JnNpdGU9ZWRzLWxpdmU%3d#db=bth&AN=25378333 2. Unequal Pay or Uneq