Select an industry in the U.S. economy, such as a medical practice, an insurance agency, or a supermarket. What type of organization (i.e. corporation, limited partnership, etc.) would be best suited for that industry? Address factors such as ease of formation, ability to raise capital, limits on owner liabilities, and other co
Please read the case provided in the link below (pages 257-263) and then answer the 3 questions below with 4-6 pages in length. Questions: 1. If you were Maryanne, what actions would you take and why? 2. In light of this incident, should West-side change any of its "standards of behavior policies" or " Corrective action pol
Using scenario below I need help preparing an RFP (Request for Proposal) to solicit an electrical contractor. The RFP should contain the following: 1. An Introduction to the project 2. Business profile (Just Use engineering Firm) 3. A description of the problem 4. A description of the Vendor responsibility (what you are
What are some critical issues that should be considered before recruiting and employing older workers? How can HR managers avoid litigation (legal action) for discrimination by older workers? Should the job expectations be different for older workers? See the attachment.
1. Do you think that forecasting based on the arithmetical average of a given number of past data will be a correct forecasting for a business trend? Would you please tell us how qualitative method, regression method, multiple equation method, and moving average method are used in forecasting? What types of data do you need for
Explain how you gain power and influence in your own workplace. In order to do so, please make sure to apply theories, such as the French and Raven model.
Find out how you score in relation to gaining power and influence at work by completing the following questionnaire: http://www.kellogg.northwestern.edu/faculty/uzzi/ftp/page292.html Explain how you gain power and influence in your own workplace. In order to do so, please make sure to apply theories, such as the French
As you read about Douglas McGregor's Theory X and Theory Y in the background materials, you might have wondered how it applies to your own organization. Now is your chance to find out!. Take the following free survey offered by businessballs.com: http://www.businessballs.com/mcgregorxytheorytest.pdf And total both scores -
Define undue influence with regards to contracts. How does undue influence differ from duress and fraud? Please provide some examples.
A specialty coffeehouse sells Colombia coffee at a fairly steady rate of 280 pounds annually. The beans are purchased from local supplier for $2.40 per pound. The coffeehouse estimates that it cost $45 in paperwork and labor to place an order for the coffee, and holding costs are based on a 20% annual interest rate. a. Determin
How would you characterize the Japanese people behavior after the earthquake tragedy from a safety point of view. Compare with other cultures.
The case focuses on John Lasseter, who currently is the creative head of Disney Animation Studios and Pixar Animation Studios, both of which are owned by the Walt Disney Company. The case chronicles Lasseter's interests in animation from a young age, the relationship he developed with the Disney organization, his developing inte
See attached file for the case study. Your task is to read the piece and then comment on your thoughts and reactions to it RELATIVE TO YOUR LIFE AND EXPERIENCES. This is not to be a general analysis but a connection between what you are reading and you. There is not a "required" length - I am looking for a substantive res
Explain the process of risk identification, risk assessment, and the development of risk control strategies in designing security for an information management system. What are some of the risk control strategies a company can employ to minimize risk? Describe how an organization uses each of these tools in developing a risk
Explain how employees' needs and expectations may change with age and family patterns. It is a fact that the "baby boomer" generation (those born between 1946 and 1964) (WELLS, 2000), has come and will be coming into their senior years very quickly. What these employees needed and wanted 40 years ago versus what they need an
Explain how employees' needs and expectations may change with age and family patterns. Compare the definition of the term "family" used today with that of the 1950s. So what is the difference between the workplace and family of the 1950s and today? As Jennifer Buckett writes in her article published on web site, www.helium.
Can you show me an actual Request for a Proposal (RFP) in the field of Outsourcing?
Compare three Internet sites related to special security threats. Create an file which lists the links for the sites that you located, write an explanation as to the significance of these sites and why you chose them. These 3 websites must be a reliable and reputable source.
What are some of the strategies followed by organizations for encouraging participative management in the workforce. Prepare a status report with suitable examples about some organizations that have implemented each of these strategies.
Can you comment on below? Discussion. What are the key things that senior management must do to effectively run the business? Senior management's role has to do with the big picture. Senior managers are responsible for the decisions that have to do with the company's directions. Senior managers are responsible for developi
A number of critics have claimed that the Ford Motor Company acted unethically in producing the Ford Pinto as it did, knowing that it could have been made safer by adding an inexpensive part. Read carefully the Case Study, "The Ford Pinto Case" in De George, pp 298-99. You are to decide on the basis of the best utilitarian
Hi, I need some assistance answering the following questions: 1. Why do some businesses have separate databases and a data warehouse? Why wouldn't most businesses have just one large database for all their data, both current and historical? 2. What are the advantages of mobile wireless network over a wired network? How w
This solution discusses the argument for emotional intelligence in the work place. Much of the discussion is grounded in the work of Daniel Goleman.
Patient Service Clinics, are medical facilities where sick people go in order to receive standard medical care and are minimally equipped with essential laboratory and X-ray instruments and are staffed by only one primary care provider, in the form of either a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant; working under the supervi
The courts have not interpreted Title VII to prohibit discrimination against employees based on their sexual orientation. The courts have defined the "sex" to refer only to gender. However, some states and cities prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation. From a purely legal perspective, should Title VII be amended
Name a company that successfully uses teamwork and empowerment. What has that company done that makes it so successful in this regard? Has its team approach made a difference in its performance? How?
Create a summary of this event: Harlem Globe Trotters Comedy Basketball. Harlem Globe Trotters vs St. Augustine Shorts Basically you should answer the following: a. Provide the basic information about the event: What are the Who, What, When, Why, Where, and How of the event? b. What was successful about this event? What sho
Cooper Training Service (CTS) provides instruction on the use of computer software for the employees of its corporate clients. It offers a course on the clients' equipment. The only major expense CTS incurs is instructor salaries; it pays instructors $3,600 per course taught. CTS recently agreed to offer a course of instructors
Prepare a paper that describes the uses of business forecasting. Must use APA style formatting and list references.
Imagine that you are an employee of a large organization about to go through a restructuring. What information would you like? From whom would you prefer to get this information? Why? In what format would you prefer to get it: individually, in a group, through an office memo or email, other? What would be the best source (media) for you to get this information - consider the range of media from low to high richness? What would be the worst way of getting this information? Why? As a manager of change, how might you use these insights in terms of forming a media communications strategy?
Imagine that you are an employee of a large organization about to go through a restructuring. What information would you like? From whom would you prefer to get this information? Why? In what format would you prefer to get it: individually, in a group, through an office memo or email, other? What would be the best sour
Research Question: What could FDIC do to reduce foreclosures in the U.S.? - Discuss potential challenges to validity and reliability of your research question, data, and analysis. - Outline steps needed to minimize these challenges