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Breakthrough innovations

Research recent innovations on the Web. Find a recent innovation that you would consider a breakthrough innovation. What breakthrough innovation did you select? Why? Describe the risk that was taken. What is the target audience for the innovation? Note the size of the company and any other details that you find are important

Motivating Employees - Empowered and Appreciated

After watching the video or reading transcript, prepare your report for Flight 001 managers by answering the following questions: 1.According to Maslow's hierarchy, which basic needs did Shank's old boss fail to meet? Explain why the needs have not been met. What could be done to meet these missing needs? (25 points) 2.Use

Professional Development Plan

Write a professional development plan. This plan must incorporate the Needs Analysis, evaluation criteria, and a delivery method. The plan must include the following: o Needs Analysis Introduction: LoRinda Organizational analysis: LoRinda Team analysis: Task analysis: o Learning objectives outlin

Cultural profile template

Today, your manager reveals that you will be working with other employees to help organize all the information regarding the potential countries in which to expand. He explains to you that the group assignment/project requires the making of a template that the company will use to display valuable information regarding the prospe

Anticipating Change: GE

Based on information obtained at GE's web site, anecdotal information, and personal experience, you are to: Describe the artifacts you find or recall that define the culture. Indicate what these artifacts reveal to you about the shared values and basic assumptions of the organization you selected. 839 words plus refere

What was your best and/or worst performance evaluation?

What was your best and/or worst performance evaluation? What are your thoughts on evaluating an employee's performance based on what a manager thinks he or she deserves as opposed to what his or her work entails? Support your rationale with examples. Are the intangibles such as personality, attitude, and behavior as importan

Public and private sector collective bargaining

Do you support the following argument? Because of differences in the nature and consequences of public and private sector collective bargaining, unions in the public sector should not be given the same rights to strike and organize as private sector unions. Please provide specific reasons as to why or why not, and defend your a

Business spreadsheet assignment - excel 2007

Class Average On SheetTab 1 - Name: Student Scores - Color: Red Do the following: 1.        CIS 171 Exam 1 Scores is the title of the worksheet and should be centered across the top of the worksheet, the fill of title should be yellow, The text should be 18 Pt Arial, Row Height should be 25 and en

Guidelines for Critiquing Psychological Test

Please see attached files. Assignment: Psychological Test Worksheet and Part One of the Psychological Test Critique Worksheet ? Resource: Psychological Test Worksheet and Psychological Test Critique Worksheet attached ? Complete the Psychological Test Worksheet. ? Select one test from the Psycholog

Business Management: Union Power

Some observers feel that unionism or the right to strike gives public employees excessive power. Do you believe the public sector unions actually have more power than private sector? How does public sector collective bargaining differ from private sector bargaining? In which would you prefer to be a member?

Business Management: Potential Wholesale Distributor

See attached case file. The assignment is to investigate a potential wholesale distributor for your line of quality audio speakers (used with stereo systems). We need to gain information that will help us make a recommendation to our VP of Channel Relations that will ultimately help Outofsight Speaker Company decide whether

Manager's Misconceptions About Training

I recently read a white paper by a company called Future Think on The Future of Learning and Development. They surveyed leaders (VP, Directors, Manager, CLO, CEO) in several industries including technology, healthcare, retail, financial services, government, non-profit, and automobile. They found that 62% of the leaders perceive


You have an opponent who refuses to move off of positions and employs most of the deception tactics. How do approach the negotiation? How do you reconcile the linguistics issues with an online course? Why is linguistics considered an integral part of negotiations? 262 words plus references

Forecasting at Hard Rock Cafe

With the growth of Hard Rock Cafe from one pub in London in 1971 to more than 110 restaurants in more then 40 countries today came a corporate-wide demand for better forecasting. Hard Rock uses long-range forecasting in setting a capacity plan and intermediate-term forecasting for locking in contracts for leather goods (used in

Business Organizations Disadvantages and Advantages

Describe the advantages and disadvantages of doing business as a sole proprietor? When would you decide to start a sole proprietorship? Describe the advantages and disadvantages of doing business as a partnership? When would you decide to start a partnership? Describe the advantages and disadvantages of doing business as a l

Develop a training plan for groups and teams

Addressing Challenges of Groups and Teams Develop a training plan to increase the effectiveness of groups and teams by discussing challenges and benefits of group and team communication, collaboration, and conflict. Describe how the program would work in an organization and how it would help the organization succeed. Wha

Being a member of the team

Please help with the following business management problem. Provide at least 400 words. Identify a team you were or are a part of and describe the advantages that you derived from being a member of the team.

Develop a process flow diagram for processing cranberries

To do this, you will need to read the case located here: National Cranberry Cooperative: 1. Develop a process flow diagram for processing cranberries (both wet and dry). Show the capacities at the different stages. 2. What are the sources of

Benefit of maintaining massive collection of data for cancer

Details: Even with the use of registries to share medical procedures, treatment methods, and medical information, cancer remains a major cause of death in the United States. Is there any real benefit to the purpose behind developing and maintaining this massive collection of data in the cancer registries? Are they prone to error

PowerPoint Oral Presentation-Best Practice

Slide-formatting (1 slide & additional best practice slide) Please help create two slides for a pp. With speaker notes and references. Slide one= Slide formatting (for an oral presentation) Slide two= Additional best practices (for an oral presentation).

Values of the organization: Ford Motor Company

Consider Ford Motor Company. Is the organization validating its values by its actions? Use the organization's website or other published information to define the values and explain your answer. 784 words, one reference

Greenwich value of WIP inventory; Graceland process costing amounts

See attached file. 1. Greenwich Companycustom-produces specialty souvenir products. During 2009, the company completed the following transactions: (a) Purchased $10,000 of raw materials, paying cash. (b) Used direct materialsin production as follows: (c) Paid direct labor costs as follows: (d) Paid cash for various actual