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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

General Electric

Write a 250-300-word proposal in which you analyze how GE (general electric) will benefit from becoming more innovative and creative. Address the following: Analyze how creativity support the organization's goals and objectives

Audit Team: "Business Side of Things"

One partner in class stated that she have "heard management speak of how the audit team really would do a much better job (for the money) if they tried harder to really understand the business side of things before digging into the financials." What do you believe is keeping them from understanding the "business side of things"?

Entrepreneurship On Campus: A Good or Bad Trend?

Noting the growing trend among collegiate entrepreneurs launching businesses while still in school, one educator says, 'A student whose main activity on campus is running a business is missing the basic reason for being here, which is to get an education'. Do you agree? Support your post with evidence from the class text, materi

Las Vegas Hospitality Trends

I need assistance with explaining how the current trend, "going green" can or will affect Las Vegas' recreation, travel, and tourism business segments AND what effect do convention and visitors bureau (CVB's) and tourism commissions have on the hospitality industry in your selected city. Thanks! Here are some concepts I thoug

Environmental Management Responsibilities and Opportunities

What do you think are an environmental manager's biggest responsibilities as part of the management team? In the past, where do you think the greatest lost opportunities have occurred in this role? How do you think an environmental manager's role is changing in building sustainable organizations?

Alternative Means for Hotel Revenue Management

See the attached file. Please Note: I work for a large hotel chain, and I have attached all the reading material pertained to this course worksheet in the attachment section. Just looking on guidance how to get started 1. Question One Recall the opening scenario at the Random Stays Hotel. There you played the role of so

Medical Office of OB/GYN with New Patient

You work in the medical office of an OB/GYN. A new patient has made her first appointment stating that she believes she is about six weeks pregnant, and this will be her second child. She has recently moved to the area and says she has some medical records from her other obstetrician's office with her. She mentioned she had some

Change Stories Common Issues

Briefly reflect upon an important change you have experienced in your life. Compare your change to the change that McDonalds went through when they added salads to their new menu along with introducing the new slogan of "I'm Lovin it". Compare this change story and answer the following questions. - What are the common issues

Essential Puntuality

1. Punctuality is essential. Explain this as it relates to North America, Australia, and New Zealand.

Should Patricia Dunn have been forced to resign?

H-P and Pretexting Patricia Dunn is with Hewlett-Packard no more. It all started with a leak; somebody was giving out important company secrets. And with all the deft Hollywood style gumshoe-esque thinking Ms Dunn hired Private Investigator Ronald DeLia to find out just who it was. The Private Investigators posed as H-P dire

Ambulatory Care: Patient Satisfaction and Dealing with Patient Complaints

All health care facilities are faced with unhappy patients. Patients with significant issues may file a complaint or grievance against your facility or against their health plan. Consider the case of Ms Patient. Ms Patient arrived at your facility on time and was escorted to a patient room. However, the staff forgot her! Ms P

Management Information System: Strategic Approach to Information Technology

You are an independent technology consultant working with Margaret Smith, owner of JavaBooks, a bookstore and coffee shop. You initially met her at a networking meeting and had some great ideas about how she could improve her business with a more strategic approach to investing in information technology. Margaret was ecstatic to

Strategic Management: Evaluation of Socio-cultural Trends

Comparison between Amazon and Aldi Grocery Think about demographic and socio-cultural trends and changes and explain how each organization's interpretation of these trends and changes has affected its choice of strategy? Is their strategy affected by the amount of advertising they do on television and the internet? Whi

The Boiling Frog Phenomenon

What is the Boiled Frog Phenomenon, and how does it apply to business, especially in Strategic Management? ( explanation explained in detail with references)

Executive vs. Non-executive Pay

Contrast the principle difference between executive pay and non-executive pay, including a discussion on controversies associated with the growing disparity between executive and non-executive compensation packages.

Front and Back of House Operational Support; Career Opportunity

Question #1- What is the difference between front of the house and back of the house operational support? How do they work together to create a successful hospitality organization? How do these operational support systems affect profitability? Question #2- What is an example of a career opportunity within the hospitality indu

Sexual Harassment

Mr. Thomas, a 10 year executive with XYZ Corporation, continued to engage his secretary in a conversation regarding the female body part that was a subject of a recent television program, even after she indicated she did not wish to discuss it further. Mr. Thomas subsequently copied a page from a dictionary containing the name o