Adult students are more successful when they receive support from family, friends, their workplace (supervisor and co-workers) and fellow students. In order to ensure the support that is needed, think about the kind of support you need. Based upon your readings and building upon your "Challenges and Solutions" posting, determin
Brainstorm some of the challenges you think you will face in the business programs. Based on your personal experience, construct a posting in which you relate the challenges and seek to identify strategies for dealing with each.
Identify three consumer segments targeted by marketers of a product category of your choice, such as motor vehicles, home appliances, etc. Based on information available online and in marketing literature, write a report describing the psychographics of the three segments. In your report, also describe the marketing strategi
Thinking in terms of Facilitation of Transfer (focus on organizational intervention: supervisor, peer, and trainer support, climate/culture and reward systems), please help with the following scenario: Dr. Richard Camp designed a three-day workshop on interviewing skills for an executive research firm. In his training desig
1. What is distributive bargaining? When is distributive bargaining appropriate to use? Why? What might be the effect of distributive bargaining on long term relationships? 2. What is integrative bargaining? What are the key differences between integrative bargaining and distributive bargaining? When might integrative bargain
Developing a business continuity plan for Kudler Fine Foods. What are 10 components that would be appropriate for this organization.
Production costs can be reduced when production processes are streamlined or their effectiveness increased. Having the product available when needed, can further improve productivity and lower shipping costs. Quality improvements lead to reductions of production cost with a corresponding increase in customer satisfaction. Does y
1. Forecasting Payments. Calculate Paymore's cash payments to its suppliers under the assumption that the firm pays for its goods with a 1-month delay. Therefore, on average, two-thirds of purchases are paid for in the quarter that they are purchased, and one-third are paid in the following quarter. 2. Forecasting Collections
Need help in preaparing a 2-3 page paper on this terrible loss of life. The Sudanese Famine. Presentation should include a discussion of the social, political and environmental conditions that contributed to the famine in whole or in part, a description of the extent of the famine, efforts that were made to alleviate human suff
What is the learning curve and how can it be applied? Would the learning curve be appropriate an IT organization? Explain?
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
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
"Skills gapping" is a method used to fit training to the specific needs of the individual employee. Discuss the skills gapping process and how it can be applied to the health care setting.
Toledo Toy Company incurred the following costs during 20x4. The company sold all of its products manufactured during the year. During 20x4, the company operated at about half of its capacity, due to a slowdown in the economy. Prospects for 20x5 are slightly better. Jared Lowes, the marketing manager, forecasts a 30 percent gro
External validity is the ability to generalize to (and across) times, settings or persons. How would you know if your experimental research results could be generalized to the population (have external validity)? Provide an example. 200-300 words What are the ethical implications of observing employees without their knowled
Name of Firm - Business Plans and Consulting, LLP (BP&C) Consulting Firm http://www.bplans.com/consulting_planning_business_plan/executive_summary_fc.cfm ? Intro ? Description of Services Firm will provide ? Conclusion
Hello, I am attempting to enroll in the doctorate program and my school is requesting a letter of intent. Since I have never written a letter of intent before, can you assist me in writing this letter? Thank you!
1. What are the elements of a negotiation? What are some of the problems you have experienced when negotiating? How would you address these problems? 2 What is the role of perception in negotiation? Based on past experience, what are two most common perception problems in negotiation? What safeguards would you employ to avoid
1. Do you think Emotional Intelligence is genetic or learned? Cite sources to support your assertions. What component(s) of EI do you think are the easiest and most difficult to learn or acquire? 2. What was your score on the What's my Emotional Intelligence Level assessment? Do you feel you are emotionally intelligent? Expla
Please see attached documents. Use the attached spreadsheets for Coca-Cola, Citigroup, and Pfizer. a) Calculate the annual standard deviation of returns for each company, using the most recent three years of monthly returns. Use the Excel function STDEV. Multiply by the square root of 12 to convert to annual units. b
In doing a forecast of a budget what information would you have to have to arrive at reasonable numbers?
Define design. Compare and contrast the six types of design (i) Artistic (ii) Problem Solving (iii) Creative (iv) Professions (v) Industry and (vi) Process Discuss how design may impact various organizations.
Conduct research to learn about other strategies that marketers use to help buyers overcome post-purchase dissonance. Based on your research, pick five strategies that you think are the most effective in reducing post-purchase dissonance for one of the following: New car / House / Electronic appliance, such as an air conditio
Assume the role of a developmental psychologist that has been asked to provide advice to a 6-month pregnant woman and a postpartum woman. Prepare a memo in which you address the following items: a. Provide each woman with a daily activity list consisting of three to five activities that you believe will positively affect thei
Need help in which I am to explain the importance of my business where I am helping elderly, and disabled people who can not even get their family members to drive them to town. I have to explain my business vision, mission, and values in determing the stategic direction. Also will need help including the following items D
Details: Library Project You are a Director of Accounting and your Executive Director has asked you to put together a training handout that will help nonfinance department directors understand the accounting cycle. Use the Library, the Internet, or any other resources to help you with this task. Be sure to use APA style
A location analysis for Temponi Controls, a small manufacturer of parts for high-technology cable systems, has been narrowed down to four locations. Temponi will need to train assemblers, testers, and robotics maintainers in local training centers. Cecilis Temponi, the president, has asked each potential site to offer training p
Evaluate each firm's financial performance for the two most recent years for Verizon and AT&T For both of these years and companies 1) Identify what business changes occurred altering the company's use of cash from one year to the next; 2) Discuss whether or not the company is generating cash in a sustainable manner,
Define (a) parameter, (b) estimator, (c) sampling error, and (d) sampling distribution. Part B: State the main points of Central Limit Theorem for a mean and explain.
Begin to work with an organization to produce a Strategic Management Plan. Choose a small organization or a department within a large organization. Start by producing a plan to plan. Describe for management and participants the purpose of the strategic management process, the model they will use, who will participate in developi
Traditional values in Mexico support high power distance and a low tolerance for uncertainty. What would you predict about a company that opens a division in Mexico and tries to implement global teams characterized by shared power and authority and the lack of formal guidelines, rules, and structure?