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Boards and Cash positions

Can someone please provide some assistance with a question. Its for an MBA course. It needs to be between 350 and 450 words. What is the board's role in providing for a strong cash position? Describe how the board can best handle this situation, stopping short of meddling in management's business. Please see attached for import

Theoretical Capacity of the Warehouse

3. It would be useful to know the theoretical capacity of the warehouse that is needed, based on the items and optimum stocking level of each item. Whether the warehouse is a full-pallet-in/full-pallet-out operation, or a selective single-deep pallet rack operation can have an impact on the utilization level of the warehouse.

Public Finance Proposal

Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper summarizing the cost-benefit analysis of your project which is a rail tunnel Explain the following: Actual costs and benefits for your project. How this analysis will be used for making decisions regarding your public expenditure. What role did economic theory play when conducting your resea

Log 302 Warehousing

You and your rich friends are entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley, but you don't have the smarts to either build new devices or write new apps. (Sorry.) Instead, you're interested in tapping a more prosaic market; the geeks who build new devices, and write new apps. These guys and gals, both employees and graduate students, never s

Arguments Against Affirmative Action

Please describe arguments against affirmative action. The arguments must be supported by facts with at least 2 references. The arguments must be geared towards affirmative action in the military.

Managing float in the collection process

Explain in detail how the four kinds of float (billing, collections, transit and disbursement) can be used to maximize the efficiency of incoming revenues and outgoing expenditures? What kinds of policies can be initiated to facilitate maximum efficiency and why?

Hiding information from board members

Can someone please provide some assistance with a question. Its for an MBA course. It need to be between 350 and 450 words or so. Do you think there is a danger of hiding critical information in an attempt to simplify financial statement for ill-prepared board members? How so? What would be a good solution to that problem? Plea

Chart of accounts

Can someone please provide some assistance with a question. Its for an MBA course. It needs to be between 550 and 650 words or so. Discuss why a chart of accounts is important. Explain how the chart of accounts will impact the information reported to the board? Please include a strong conclusion with suggestions, (what would you

Utilizing from the McKinsey 7S Framework model

In the two previous custom help purchases strategy & structure and systems & styles were discussed along with shared values of FED EX. 1. For current help In approximately 1-2 pages Utilizing from the McKinsey 7S Framework model, for the Company Fed Ex critically analyze and report on the organizations Staff and Skills as th

Water allocation problem using Dynamic Programming

Please solve the attached problem using Dynamic Programming method. Consider water supply for a region consisting of three cities. The total available water supply is 8 units. Determine the optimal allocation of water to the three cities that maximizes the total economic return for the region. The relationship between the eco

Restricted accounts

Can someone please provide some assistance with a question. Its for an MBA course. It need to be between 350 and 450 words or so. Explain how restricted accounts can potentially confuse a board member who does not understand fund accounting and may not grasp the meaning of a restricted account? Please see attached for further i

Mintzberg's Organization Archetypes

Please assist me with reviewing Mintzberg's work with archetypes. What key features and implications are involved in each archetype? Why do we need a template for explaining the structure of an organization? Mintzberg claimed we have too many managers and too few leaders. Do you agree or disagree with this and why? please

Ryder Company for business management

Each student will select a company with a significant amount of publicly available information. This could be either a corporation or a non-profit - choose a business that you are keenly interested in! In each chapter you will need to find one topic/tool and apply it to this company. For example you could use their Income sta

Monopolistic competition, fast food

In the section on macroeconomics you read an article by Peter Thiel on competition. Find a recent article in the Wall Street Journal that discusses a company or product provided by a company that you believe demonstrates what Thiel refers to as monopolistic tendencies. Note, in your text, we would refer to this competitive con

Affirmative Action in the Military

information on who it protects, what it does, what it stands for, and who/what has it helped. When was it adopted and who initiated the change/incorporation into the military. Please cite all references.

Resume' Template

CAN SOMEONE PLEASE PROVIDE SOME ASSISTANCE WITH TAKING THE INFORMATION BELOW AND CREATING A RESUME. IT'S FOR APPLYING FOR A JOB IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, OFFICE ADMINISTRATION, EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT, ETC. JUST A BUSINESS RESUME. I need to take the information below and create a resume. I will add business phone numbers, perso

Nonprofit resources

Can someone please provide some assistance with this question. Its for an MBA course. It needs to be between 550 and 650 words. Financing Nonprofits: Putting Theory into Practice. How do you think the variety of resources available to nonprofits helps nonprofits? How you think the number of revenue sources challenges nonprofit e

Scholarly articles on affirmative action in the military

please provide at least 3 scholarly articles on affirmative action in the military so that I can understand it. They need to be no more than 4 years old. Also please provide information on affirmative action in the military, cite/list all references. No wikipedia

Various Levels of Government

What are the main areas of responsibility of the federal, state, and local governments? In what ways are they similar? How are they different? Provide examples. References

Paper on Building Learning Objective

Building Learning Organizations Length: 8 - 10 double-spaced pages (excluding title and reference pages) APA standards and cite five or more scholarly sources including three peer-reviewed journal articles. Part I: Case Analysis Select an organization that is currently not a learning organization in which on

Leaders and Strategy

Course Integration and Reflection 1) What is your opinion on the QUESTIONS below? CONCEPTS a) Strategic Management Process/Vision, Mission, Goals and Objectives b) The External Environment, Internal Profile, and SWOT c) Strategic Choices d) Strategy Implementation and Strategic Controls In this final Discussion thre

Organizational culture

Strategy Implementation and Strategic Controls 1) What is your opinion on the QUESTION below? As you've learned from the background readings, a key strategic control is that of organizational culture. Culture must fit with an organization's strategic choices. Poor alignment between culture and strategic choice is a sure-fi

Strategic controls

Strategy Implementation and Strategic Controls 1) What is your opinion on SYLVESTER'S ANSWER to the QUESTION below? SYLVESTER'S ANSWER Strategy implementation controls are a determinant in the success or failure of an implemented plan (Alkhafaji, 2003). For General Mills, the use of strategic control systems and the

Strategy Implementation and Strategic Controls

Strategy Implementation and Strategic Controls 1) What is your opinion on the QUESTION below? Be sure to provide a reference. In order to properly implement a strategic plan, organizations use structure, various control systems (budgets, variance analysis, policies and procedures, company rules), and culture. QUESTION?

Training and Development

Please use the two attached articles and assist with a critique on both thank you in advance Part 1 Start EACH critique with the following information: the author's name, the article title, and the author's thesis statement. Part 2 Summarize the author's purpose and main points; providing examples for clarity of understandi

Business Process Management

Explaining how organizations use business process management (BPM). What is business process management (BPM)? Why do processes need management? What are BPM activities?

Business Management for Executive-Driven Teams

1) Wise leaders know that the key to balancing innovation and execution skills in a team or company is knowing who has what skills and then figuring out how to combine those complementary strengths within a team to generate quality ideas that will produce a positive impact. What is the difference between a discovery-driven team

Open systems theory

1. a.How can open systems theory be used to understand an organization. b. Discuss how open systems theory might apply to Balfour Beatty Construction Company? 2. Organizational Diagnostic Models(11) which of them do you believe would be best suited to an OD analysis of Balfour Beatty Construction Company please be very tho

Job Analysis and Job Description

Search for an episode of "UnderCover Boss". Imagine you are the CEO of the company in the selected episode. Compare two (2) job positions from the episode and perform a job analysis of each position. Describe your method of collecting the information for the job analysis (i.e., one-on-one, interview, survey, etc.). Create a j