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Sponsor an internal study on sexual harassment in the workplace

A major corporation agrees to sponsor an internal study on sexual harassment in the workplace. This is in response to concerns expressed by its female employees. How would you handle the following issues? a The communication approach (self-administered, telephone, personal interview, and/or mixed). b The purpose: Fact find

prima facie case

Describe the elements of a prima facie case of hostile work environment discrimination under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). How does this differ from the requirements of the Rehabilitation Act?


Based on your experience or readings, discuss the role of higher education and professional development providers in the preparation of Purchasing and Supply Management professionals to meet the challenges of the profession in first ten years of this century. What, in your judgment, is the basic difference between attaining a

Productive and Counterproductive Behaviors

Analyze the relationship between productive and counterproductive behavior in organizations. As a part of your analysis be sure to address the following items: Define productive behavior and counterproductive behavior. Describe the impact that productive and counterproductive behaviors have on job performance and the overa

Vision and mission statements, core values, link to plans

Explain the importance of your selected business' vision and mission in determining the strategic direction. In your paper be sure to include the following and organize your paper by these main thoughts, using headers: - Business Overview: Define the business, products/services, and customers. In this section, you will answer

Guidelines to lead a JAD discussion; Use of probing questions in an interview

Chapter 5 3. Suppose you were asked to lead a JAD session. List 10 guidelines you would follow in playing the proper role of a JAD session leader. 5. An interview lends itself easily to asking probing questions or asking different questions, depending on the answers provided by the interviewee. It is possible to use probin

Develop a histogram of the data: Excellent Manufacturing Company

Analyze the shape of the data and calculate the average or mean of the sample. Please review attached doc for complete information. As the quality manager at Excellent Manufacturing Company, the Drilling Supervisor has just explained a problem for the drilling of a 2.000" hole in a flange plate. The specs call for 2.000 +/

Generate a Scatter Diagram: Power Setting and Diameter in a drilling operation

Please review attached doc. Generate a Scatter Diagram from the given data and information: Use the following data to generate a Scatter Diagram to show the possible relationship between Power Setting and Diameter in a drilling operation. You can do this by hand and put it into a diagram in word, or you can use Excel. If y

Job analysis and evaluation of work

Can all jobs be analyzed? How do job analysis and job evaluation contribute towards the establishment of internal compensation structure? Why are there different approaches to job evaluation?

Common design challenges all organizations face

Can you help me with these questions? What are common design challenges all organizations face? What are the common design elements in a high-commitment work system? Explain each factor briefly. Describe your perfect organization in these terms.

Career and Company Research

Would it be beneficial to research companies in the Career Development Process? And Explain why research is important for you to develop your career?

The Fundamental of Organization Design

Discuss whether BEST BUY Business program current organizational design is effective or ineffective. What are some of the challenges based on Kates' and Galbraith's five design challenges? Finally, ensure you effectively use the Star Model to assist you in developing and producing your scholarly discussion.

Budgeting and Order of Magnitude

3. (TCO B) You have been requested to provide a contingency estimate for a project involving the manufacturing of a new television. You are provided with the following component and labor estimates, together with the type of estimate: Description Estimated base cost Type of estimate Plasma S

PERT/CPM Computation.

Activity Duration Precedes A (start) 1 B, C B 1 E C 4 F D 2 F E 2 _ F (end) 1. Draw an AON diagram of the project, including activity durations. 2. Define the critical path, listing all critical activities in chronological order. 3. What is the project

Collective Bargaining

Suppose you were called in to act as a consultant to a union that had just won representation rights in a manufacturing plant. The workers in that union were contemplating going out on strike to press for a substantial wage increase. You were asked to advise the union as to whether or not you thought their strike would be succes

Employees and Employers

Employers wishing to encourage employees to accept a promotion to a job in a higher grade would: increase the size of successive rate ranges. increase the point spread of pay grades. decrease the size of successive rate ranges. decrease the point spread of pay grades.

Principle Categories of Sabotage

Describe the principal categories of sabotage that can take place in corporate business settings. Which is the most serious form of sabotage? Substantiate your response.

Commitment to Environment & Reasons for Environmental Initiative

When working in the area of strategic management, you will often be asked to look at what appears to be a strategic initiative on the part of another company and speculate as to what the strategy behind the initiative really is. In other words, what is the company really trying to do and why? You will find that you have to use y

Chiropractic clinic will serve patients with a mental illness

PROJECT: Mental Health and Illness ACTIVITY: The current trend in care of those with mental illness is known as "the community support movement." Mental illness is quite common. We see mental illness diagnosed in children, adolescents, adults, and older adults. Some mental illnesses may not affect care delivered in an ambu

Allied health professionals: Liability protections from lawsuits

Assume the role of an allied health professional. Consider the following questions and provide your opinions. Does respondent superior mean that I am fully protected from a lawsuit? Am I protected from a lawsuit if I have reported a medical emergency to my supervisor that I did not believe I was capable of handling?

Mental Illness: Why mental health may have a stigma

At least 20% of all Americans are diagnosed with some form of mental illness. At least 15% of all adults use some form of mental health services each year in this country. While most ambulatory care clinics focus on physical ailments, we cannot ignore that many of our patients also likely have a mental health issue, too. Post

Hospitality Industry Technological Tools

Please help me in 800 words or more analyze the hospitality industry's technological tools, such as web reservations systems, personal desktop assistants, and point of sale systems. â?¢Intro â?¢Select a technological tool used in the hospitality industry (from list above) â?¢Describe the selected tool. â?¢What eff

Management Models: Autocratic, centralized vs decentralized, informal vs formal

You have been the manager of human resources for a firm headquartered in the United States for many years. The firm has divisions all over the United States, as well as overseas. A new chief executive officer (CEO) has just come onboard after receiving his master's degree in business from an ivy-league institution. He has great

Managerial Accounting: Business Decisions and Costs

Question 1 (Required, 2 to 3 lines on each point). In order to assist the managers and Board of Management you are compiling a resource which will define the various management accounting terms used in the process of strategic analysis. Provide an explanation of the following terms, with examples which incorporate a reason wh