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Differences in managing cash flow of a for-profit verus a non-profit, financial perspectives vs other three, are there irrelevant customers or clients? The complex system for stakeholders!

(1) What might be the difference in managing the cash flow of a for-profit verus a non-profit? (2) Many companies place diproportionate emphasis on the financial perspective at the expense of the other three perspectives. Give an example of an organization which you are familiar from either previous work, the news, or persona

Rational Basis for Statute: Minnesota legislation for retail milk containers

The Minnesota legislature enacted a 1977 statute banning the retail sale of milk in plastic nonreturnable, nonrefillable containers but permitting such sale in other nonrefillable containers, such as paperboard milk cartons. Clover Leaf Creamery brought suit challenging the constitutionality of the statue under the Equal Protec

HRIS-Security and Privacy Considerations

Why are information security and privacy important considerations in the designing, development, and maintenance of an HRIS? What are the important goals and considerations of information security? What are some of the best practices for managing information security and privacy in terms of procedural, technical, and physical co

Econom. characteristics of the professionals and management

Analyze the economic characteristics of the professional and management development training industry and discuss the implications of each. The training and specifics of these industries are growing (more so the professionals than... For the complete answer, please download now!

Develop awareness of current business/economic events - HP

Purpose: Develop awareness of current business/economic events. The article I chose is at this link: "A tablet that is ready to take" by Chris Nuttall. Chosen company: HP. Deliverable: Paper The paper should be a 2-page maximum (Times New Roman, 12 point font, double spaced, 1" margin, appropriate internal cita

Short Essay: Situational Leadership and Constructive Discipline

Chapter 10 Case Study Part 1: Situational Leadership and Constructive Discipline You are the manager of the sales department at Splendor Company. Sally has been your top sales representative consistently for over a year now. She is always in the office first, last to leave, thorough in her paperwork, and receiving praise f

Rewrite a Job Description

Needing help on rewriting a job description Locate a job description using a popular website for job seekers. Analyze the job posting you selected. Consider the following criteria: How and when would you determine the need to create a job position within your business? What strategy would use to outlin

Performance Management System

Review Case Study 1-1, "Reality Check: Ideal Versus Actual Performance Management System", on pages 24-5 of the text. Consider the performance management system in operation at your organization or, if necessary, find an example on the Web. Identify two characteristics that are not present at all--or barely present--in the syste

Strategic Management

Do you believe that developing international operations are important to US corporations?

Environment and Management Issues and Forming PER/Gantt Charts

Using an organization of interest as the subject matter, research the elements of business and provide 1 PERT chart and one 1 Gantt chart in addition to a written report that Analyzes the organization's basic legal, social, and economic environments Analyzes the organization's managerial, operational, and financial issues i

Google's Global impact on strategic knowledge management

Examine the affect of cultural, global, and legal factors on that organization's strategic knowledge management (infringement actions, federal laws, organizational structure, etc.) on Google's Global impact on strategic knowledge management.


Who should and should not serve on a Board of Directors (BOD)? Do you think that women should be equally represented? Should a BOD strive for diversity in its members? Should the CEO or other insiders be allowed to serve on the BOD? Is industry experience vital for a successful Board member? Explain and justify your response.

MGT What is a contingency plan? What is risk analysis?

1What is a contingency plan? What is risk analysis? What similarities and differences occur in the contingency plan and a risk analysis? Why are they important to a lodging organization? 2What are the steps in contingency plan development? What individuals should be involved in the development of a contingency plan? Why is it

Research Writing for a Springboard Project

I am majoring in International Business and I need a good topic and research paper for the CAPSTONE PROJECT that i have to engage in later in my Research Writing program (or very soon!). Thus, this research project ought to act as a springboard for that project. My professor asked us to please consider contemporary research ide

Business Management: Evaluating Performance

Having previously identified the location of its Greenfield investment, Acme, a multi-billion public MNE that is incorporated in the U.S., must next obtain external financing for its proposed overseas production facility. It has been estimated that the acquisition will cost $500M and all funds will be secured in the U.S. Your jo

PDCA cycle and DMAIC methods

What is the role of methods such as the PDCA cycle and/or a DMAIC (Define, measure, Analyze, Improve, and Control) in the decision making process to assure proper implementation and proper follow up?

Country Risk Assessments

Can you give me some information on this? In practice, what are some of the challenges that come with the country risk assessments? What are some tools or resources that you think would work well in a Country risk analysis?

Major Decisions Based on Incorrect Assumptions

Find an example of a recent major decision (whether in business, politics, etc.) that was made based on assumptions that turned out to be incorrect. Explain why at least 2 assumptions for this decision were incorrect, and explain what led to their use as a basis for the decision. What would you have done to test the validi

The Great Temperature Debate

Case Study 3-1 Chapter 3: Legal Influences Part 1: Recognizing Rights and Responsibilities of Unions and Management The Employer is a small, non-union furniture manufacturer with 15 employees engaged in interstate commerce. Both of the employees involved in this case worked in the machine shop buidling as band-saw operators

A Change in the Medical Insurance Plan

Case Study 7-2 The employer designs, installs, and maintains private telephone systems for customers. Employees in the bargaining unit have been represented for many years by the union. The parties' current collective bargaining agreement provides for the following medical insurance benefits: "basic medical benefits covering re