Annual demand for a product is 13,000 units; weekly demand is 250 units with a standard deviation of 40 units. The cost of placing an order is $100, and the time from ordering to receipt is four weeks. The annual inventory carrying cost is $0.65 per unit. To provide a 98 percent service probability, what must the reorder point b
The adage ' square peg in the round hole' has become all the more apt and important in the present day scenario. Gone are the days when you just pasted "requirement of helping hands on your factory gate" and unemployed persons will flock to your premises. Besides, you can no longer hire ' a jack of all trades'. Times have changed, aspirations of candidates have changed and so have your identification for the right candidate. .
Consider the selection process. this is the "ground zero" of your talent acquisition. You depend on your people for your company's success. What can we do to ensure that we get the best talent? What kind of behavioral, situational and panel interviewing techniques can help ensure that you get the right person for the job? I
Successful organizations are also those who are able to make relatively accurate forecasts about the future needs (inventory, facilities, capacity, manufacturing, manpower) for the products produced or the services delivered. Forecasting is an uncertain science since it calls for predictions but current theoretical and mathe
Please review the attach case study and answer question #1 Poppler's management wants your team to create a proposal to implement technology upgrades to its inventory and customer management systems. Management wants to know how it can benefit from the introduction of new technology and if the investment will pay off. 1.
** Please see the attached file for the complete problem description ** Please write 250 words with references and citations. Only do the portion in bold letters. The idea is to anticipate barriers to implementing your sustainability recommendations, plan how to overcome these barriers, and describe methods to systematical
How do social institutions contribute to the problem of poverty? How do attitudes and ideologies help perpetuate poverty?
1. Outline the recruitment strategies of Nestle 2. Explain how Nestle classifies their job opportunities and what assumptions can be made about the classifications. 3. Determine how the following factors assist in deciding the optimal mix of home and host country employees in the organization: a. The type of interna
Describe the cost benefit evaluation and cost effectiveness evaluation methods of evaluating whether training was "worth it".
A vital part of almost every report contains statements concerning its problem. Evaluate and explain the significance of report problems whose introductions could require coverage of methods of collecting data, historical background, and limitations.
Give a short explanation of the three techniques discussed by reputable authors for maintaining interest in training. Provide variety, exercise or games and Implementation ideas for trainers.
Can you help me get started on this assignment? The Case Study assignment for this class, NeoPets, and addresses issues pertinent to the topics studied in this course. Complete your assigned readings, learning activities and online discussions before you complete the assessment. Prepare a paper (700 to 1,050 words) discussing
What is transfer of training and what are the factors that impact transfer of training?
Conduct library and Internet research to learn more about formative and summative assessment in the workplace. Can you help me get started on a paper comparing and contrasting two key forms of assessment: formative and summative? Address the following items: > Define each type of assessment. > Discuss the similarities
In most cases, local managerial approaches must be modified for doing business overseas. What are three specific examples that support this statement?
Consider a research paper you have written for a past course. Describe the process by which you performed academic research and wrote academic papers in the past. If you could do that research paper over, how might you change your research process? Describe and discuss the differences between a thesis statement, a topic sent
I need help answering the questions below. In APA style and must include abstract and at least three peer-reviewed articles. I need help explaining the different types of partnerships that health agencies can have and analyze two public health partnerships. What are their purposes? How are they structured? Have they achieved
Define a role play and in doing so, be sure to identify and explain the five different types of role play (Structured, Spontaneous, Single, Multiple and Role Rotation).
Section 7 - Family- Talk about the two boys we are going to adopt and raise to make sure they both go to college and that they both become successful in life from their upbringings. Section 8 - Career path that I need to take to make me and my and my lover happy! Talk about working for the government to find myself, and end u
Describe the cultural differences between a team and non-team environment. What is a High Performance Team (HPT)? What are the benefits to the employees, customers and management for using such teams? Describe the conditions necessary to create a HPT environment.
MNE, The Tata Group - An Intercontinental Company. Several recommendations have been offered to assist with the challenges Tata is currently facing, as well as ways to balance community and shareholder commitments.
For over two hundred years, white males have been the most powerful group in the United States. Through economic exclusions, enforced by laws and reinforced by deep cultural attitudes, there has existed, in effect, a preferential hiring program for white males. In light of that historical reality and the dynamics that remain
See attached file. The president of your company, Mr. Wilson, has explained to you that the vice president position will have a salary of $94,000. Assuming that you are single and receive no deduction or any other credits, Mr. Wilson has asked you to calculate the total you will pay in income, Social Security, and Medicare ta
Drawbacks in utilizing telecommuting as alternative work arrangements, including virtual teams.
Motivating Employees: 1.Define motivation and explain the difference between intrinsic and extrinsic rewards. 2.Identify and describe content theories of motivation based on employee needs. 3.Identify and explain process theories of motivation. 4.Describe the reinforcement perspective and how it can be used to motivate emp
Lincoln Electric Imagine having a management system that is so successful people refer to it with capital lettersâ?"the Lincoln Management Systemâ?"and other businesses benchmark their own systems by it. That is the situation of Ohio-based Lincoln Electric. For a number of years, other companies have tried to figure out Linco
How can creative thinking in groups be enhanced? What are some organizational barriers that may limit group creativity? How can some of the barriers be overcome? What is the relationship between controversy, decision-making, and creativity?
Go to The Occupational Safety and Health Administration web site (http://osha.gov/). There is a section called 'News' where you can find multiple articles. Select an article relating to workplace safety and answer the following questions: 1. Briefly summarize the article 2. What alternatives could the place of business hav
Why are peer support and supervisor support important to the transfer process? What is a 'sit in' and what are the conditions necessary for it to be effective?
Neda operates a small convenience store in a southern town that has a high tourist draw. After several years of operating the store, Neda has decided to no longer sell tobacco products of any kind because of her belief that they are dangerous and lead to addictions. After a few months, several other stores in the community also
You have an intern working with you. You feel that this person would benefit from doing a job analysis for you. > Put together an outline and form for your intern to follow. > Include several different methods to collect the necessary information. > Use the library, Internet, and other resources to research your response.