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Revise the scrambled paragraph for clarity and flow.

Learn as much as possible about the biases, education, age, status, style, and personal and professional concerns of your receivers. An audience-centered approach involves understanding and respecting the members of your audience and making every effort to get your message across in a way that is meaningful to them. This ability

Questions about Ebay as a business

1. What does eBay's corporate or multibusiness strategy for the twenty-first century appear to be? 2. List the businesses eBay is emphasizing and deemphasizing. 3. Which framework; portfolio approach, leveraging core competencies, or parenting/patching-best helps explain what eBay is doing today in its corporate strategy

Objective Measurable and Achievable

General Motors: - Reducing the percentage of automobiles using conventional ICE- This objective is not measurable, its just stating that they are going to do the best they can to reduce it. It doesn't give a deadline either. However, connected to this objective in the text, GM states the methods in which they are going

Eaton University

Eaton University is the company...and New Product Training is the topic Discuss the needs assessment: What are the training needs? Organize the solution in terms of an introduction, body, and summary/conclusion. Please provide proper references and cites properly format. If you are using a book, please provide author (

Strategically place the warehouses

Please help answer the following questions. Provide at least 300 words int he solution. How important is it to strategically place the warehouses? What elements are involved to make the decision where a warehouse should be located?

Design Strategies Paper

Write a 350- to 700-word paper identifying at least two design strategies used by organizations based outside North America. Compare and contrast the key elements of each organization's design strategy. Determine if the design strategy is being applied to address an organizational strategy, process, product, or service p

Sugar Substitute Case 7.1; Case 2, Coast Guard Cutter Decision Problem

Case 1: The Sugar Substitute Research Decision You are the head of research and development (R&D) * a major beer company. While working on a new beer product, one of the scientists in your unit seems to have tentatively identified a new chemical compound that has few calories but tastes closer to sugar than current sugar subs


Have you ever purchased a product and a few days after the warranty expires the product breaks? What are your thoughts around this?

Operations Management - Queue calculations

Hi there: I'd like some help with these 3 queuing problems. Examples and explanations are given. Thanks! Queue Management There is the "Queue calculations.xls" spreadsheet for this assignment. Included is an 'instructions' document with helpful information. Before attempting this assignment, anyone can review the ex

Who is ING Direct?

Who is ING Direct (not ING Group) and what type of business or product/service do they provide. Provide just a brief company history (no mare than 2 pages). Of how long has it been in business? Who owns it, the management structure, and number of employees.

Proposal Writing

1. Compare and contrast the four standard types of proposals: research, planning, implementation, and estimate proposals. What kinds of proposals have you encountered so far in your personal or professional past? 2. Examine and describe the five stages of writing a proposal. Who manages these stages in your organization? If

Similarities and differences in three of the process models

Resource: The design process models discussed in The Design Agenda Write a paper in which you discuss the similarities and differences among at least three of the process models addressed in the text. The design process models are: (step by step) a. Five stages in the creative process of design b. Internal creative proce

Communicating with Spoken Word and Written Format

The two general ways in which we communicate are with the spoken word and by written format. Make a list of at least three advantages and three disadvantages of communicating a message for each of the general methods (spoken word, written). Which one do you prefer? Why. 300 to 400 words

Lodging Facilities and Management Paper

Lodging Facilities and Management Paper · Prepare a paper in which you describe different types of lodging facilities. In your paper be sure to address the following: · Select two different types of lodging facilities (e.g., luxury hotel, resort, cruise line). · Describe your selected facilities. ·

Describing Critical Thinking

Please compose a response which addresses the following: - Provide an example from your personal experience in applying critical thinking to a work related decision, and the importance and benefits of critical thinking in the decision making processes. Please make sure to cite all references used.

US & UK College grads not looking for high-pay, high-profile jobs anymore

A 2003 survey of recent college graduates in the United Kingdom found that although many had not found their first jobs, most were already planning "career breaks" and to keep up their hobbies and interests outside work. As one report of the findings put it, "the next generation of workers is determined not to wind up on the ha

Operations Managenment: National Cranberry Cooperative

The National Cranberry Cooperative case illustrates an interesting operational challenge. While the information about the cranberry production industry may be dated, we will focus on the process analysis which is real and universal. After reading the case "National Cranberry Cooperative" (Harvard Business School case, no. 9-688-

Preferential Treatment of Veterans

Should disabled veterans get preferential treatment over better qualified candidates who are not disabled veterans? Make sure to contrast DVAAP to programs that involve affirmative action for women or minorities. Be sure to set out the utilitarian and deontological considerations.

Null and Alternate Hypothesis/Research and Evaluation

1) Greenbelt Elementary School has 300 students. The Principal of the School thinks that the average IQ (Intelligence Quotient) at her school is at least 110. To prove her point, she administers an IQ Test to 20 randomly selected students. Among the sampled students the average or mean IQ is 108 with a standard deviation of 10.

Traveling business sample questions

Question 1 Which of the following statements concerning business format franchises is true? A. They are characterized by a business relationship that includes the product, service, and trademark only. B. They involve a supplier-dealer arrangement. C. They represent the majority of total franchise sales in the United

Classical organization theory

Please help with the following problem. Provide references to go along with the solution. Describe the basic thinking underlying classical organization theory. How does Adam Smith's conception of division and separation of labor relate to the classical model of organization theory? Explain how Frederick Taylor's "scientific