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Describe emotional intelligence.

Describe emotional intelligence. Why does a leader need good emotional intelligence? Shouldn't a leader be a take-charge person focused on obtaining results like making money or winning ball games? Give an example of a leader you have experienced that had good emotional intelligence. Thanks for helping me understand this.

Information Management

Can you help me get started with this project? ************************************ Information Management - View this video and then start your assigned paper... Video from > http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QJncFirhjPg Please watch the video, on the left, before starting your assigned paper. This project focuses on inf

Tires for You, Inc. (TFY): Three Month Forecasting for demand

See attached file. Tires for You, Inc. (TFY), founded in 1987, is an automotive repair shop specializing in replacement tires. Located in Altoona, Peensylvania, TFY has grown successfully over the past few years because of the addition of a new general manager, Katie McMullen. Since tire replacement is a major portion of TF

Strategic Management and Business Policy

Research the VISA website. After reviewing of all the documents you can find on the web and in libraries, write a 3-page response to the following questions: *What is the most important problem facing VISA? *What recommendation(s) would you make to VISA and in what order of priorities? *How do you balance between your co

Employee Training for Technology in the Workplace

Choose a topic of choice, or one from any one of the topics/questions listed below: - Discuss how employee training needs to evolve due to immigration and related cultural changes. - In what ways has technology impacted the way(s) we train employees? - How might employee training differ from one country to another on a g

Strategic management: Toys "R" Us

How is Toys "R" Us positioning itself to be successful? Discuss the following: - ability to embrace change - creativity and innovation capabilities - being a world class organization

Training methods

Review and analyze the information on traditional training methods. Which do you think tend to be the most effective and why? Which do you think tend to be most ineffective and why?

Job overseas

Now that "jobs are going overseas." What does that mean to you now that you've encountered several aspects of international business? Should countries, including the United States, be pressured by interest groups to limit imports in order to keep the unemployment rate low?

Comparative worth

In Minnesota, for instance, firefighters in the city of St. Paul were ranked as having the comparable worth of the city's librarians. In Denver, nurses employed by the city say they should be paid as much as city tree-trimmers. As one recent graduate student noted: Is a fireman more valuable than a librarian? I guess it dep

Management Control Process

In a belt-tightening measure, the Sandalwood company is taking a close look at its four divisions with an eye toward closing any unprofitable ones. Costs incurred at the corporate headquarters level have been distributed to each division in proportion to sales revenue. All costs incurred by each division except the allocated cor

Special Events Management in Hospitality and Tourism

Please help with the following problem. Give a brief explanation with references. In relation to Special Events Management in Hospitality and Tourism, list and discuss the details you would include on a site inspection list. Explain your reasoning.

Cost Management

Downstream Brewery (B) Lawrence Grasso and Cindy Moeckel Required: 1. In answering the following questions, give C.D. sufficient details so that you can retire from this job in the near future and C.D. can continue without you. ? Using three processes of Boiling, Fermenting, and Shipping, what journal entries should b

Vertical Integration for Expanding Firms

My book says that vertical integration involves expanding the firm's range of value chain activities backward into sources of supply and/or forward end users (Gamble & Thompson Jr., pg. 122). You can pick any company to talk about. Is your company vertically integrated? If so, is it fully, or partially, integrated?

Price Elasticity and Revenue Maximization

You are the manager of the Chevrolet Motor Division of GMC. Your Marketing department estimates that the semi-annual demand for the Chevy Tahoe is Q=100,000-1.25 P. What price do you recommend that GM charge for its Tahoe if its desire is to maximize sales? Draw a graph that illustrates your recommendation.

Achieving high performance within an organization

Please help with the following problem. How difficult is it to get "high performance" from an organization's employees? Do you feel that most organizations have success obtaining high performance from their employees? Please support your substantive rationale with at least two outside references.

Performance Based Compensation

Can you comment on below? Are you agree or disagree? "I hold this as a rule of life: Too much of anything is bad." (Terence) I believe that this can be true in the debate about performance-based pay. Hypothetically, an employee works for an organization where his/her pay is based 50% on performance. She is leader of 1 of appr

Management: Electronic Business

You have been asked to assist with the formation of a new e-business company. It is an educational site focused on children in grades 9-12. The business model is to provide online tutoring in several subjects in support of the federal No Child Left Behind law. The company has not chosen a name yet. - Discuss some of the issue

Cash Flow Analysis

Discussion Topic: Cash Flow Analysis After reading Chapter 4: Statements of Cash Flow & Analysis of Ratios, along with any other research conducted, please discuss why comprehending and managing cash flow is important for financial success.

Use ABCD model to help a new employee

This activity, though, serves as a great demonstrator that we really are NOT very good with clarifying our expectations, NOR are we very good at coaching people toward a higher level of performance! To that end, I'd like to share the ABCD's of performance expectations with you. A= Audience (To whom is this instruction being

Implementing a Process Intervention in the Tech Division

You are considering implementing a process intervention in the tech division, and you want to learn from others' experience. You go to your team's OD intervention seminar discussion board to raise the following issues: What are the types of interventions? Briefly describe each. How does employee empowerment maximize employe

Research Paper: Corruption and Corporate and Personal Integrity

See the attached file. Corruption and corporate and personal integrity are increasingly important in the global economy we live in today. Many national and multinational companies face serious cultural dilemmas including corruption and honesty/ integrity issues. Select two of the most corrupt/ low integrity countries in the

Employee Data Collection Training

Discuss employee data collection training. Your boss has asked you to help new employees understand uses of data in systems-operation management and the various statistical process controls they will experience on a daily basis. Choose and describe 5 to 7 of the following terms. o Core competencies o Division of lab

Question Behind the Question

What would some good QBQ's be for each of your selected statements? My manager doesn't even give me feedback. I don't know how I am doing! When is she going to start working as hard as the rest of us? My staff never does things the way I ask them to. I don't have enough time to get it all done! And now they a

Bottlenecks and TOC scheduling

1. What are the differences in how bottleneck and non-bottleneck work centers are scheduled under TOC? Why are these differences desirable? 2. Why should buffers be located in front of bottleneck work centers under TOC scheduling? How should the size of the buffers be determined? 3. What are the implications of not alloca