You are a board member of a large company that manufactures and distributes aftermarket automobile parts. The board consists of six members. You are number two in seniority and the CEO is NOT on the board. The CEO has been a strong leader and an effective manager for over five years but lately the organization's performance has
(DQ1) Will biometric authentication methods be useful in the future? What kind of attacks could be mounted in practice? With references.
Why do you work? Why do you work so hard? What is motivation? How do leaders and management affect motivation? What role does the individual employee play in organizational motivation? Which of the motivational theories relate to why you work so hard?
Operations Management - Roche Brothers alternatives for expansion of supermarket: The first alternative expands the supermarket at the end of year 0 to 60,000 customers, to 70,000 at the end of year 3, and to 80,000 at the end of year 5. Since the first stage expansion provides a big leap for the company to provide services from 30,000 to 60,000 customers, the initial investment would be higher at the end of year 0 than other two investments. The initial investment would be $1,000,000 at the end of year 0, $500,000 at the end of year 3, and $200,000 at the end of year 5. With this alternative, the company must pay $50,000 of monthly operating expenses.
See attached file and please show ALL work. Roche Brothers is considering two alternatives for a capacity expansion of its supermarket - (1) 3-stage expansion, and (2) 1-stage expansion. The first alternative expands the supermarket at the end of year 0 to 60,000 customers, to 70,000 at the end of year 3, and to 80,000 at
See Attached file. Fujiyama Electronics, Inc. has been having difficulties with circuit boards purchased from an outside supplier. Unacceptable variability occurs between two drilled holes that are supposed to be 5 cm apart on the circuit boards. Twenty-five samples of four boards each were taken from shipments sent by the su
Compare and contrast virtual teams and face-to-face teams by considering the advantages and disadvantages of each. Discuss examples of each type of team from references and your personal experience.
Please show ALL work. 1. A manager is trying to decide whether to purchase a certain part or to have it produced internally. Internal production could use either of two processes. One would entail a variable cost of $17 per unit and an annual fixed cost of $200,000; the other would entail a variable cost of $14 per unit and a
See Attached file 1. Leaky a local retailer of plumbing supplies, faces demand for one of its inventoried items at a constant rate of 30,000 units per year it cost Leaky $10 to process an order to replenish stock and $1 per unit per year to carry the item in stock. Stock is received 4 working days after an order is placed.
This solution provides the learner with an understanding of issues associated with risk management within a medical facility. In particular, this solution addresses ideas and concepts that would be discussed at an annual risk management meeting and identifies particular risks overlooked by health care managers.
1. A key tenet of open systems theory is that the environments in which organizations operate are not static. Customer needs change, the regulatory and legal environment changes, sources of input and costs change. How should organizations monitor their systems, processes, and methods to continue to insure that they will consiste
Can you please help find articles and website links that I can use to answer the question below? 1. What is the danger of a manager maintaining too much control over plans and projects? ? Provide list of articles/website links information Additional Information: Control mechanisms are important to every organization.
In what ways do you believe the strategic planning approach of not-for-profit organizations would differ from that of profit-oriented organizations?
1. When advertising expenditure is increased, which of the aggregate and average (cost and revenue) curves shift their positions? Explain the direction of the shift. As an industry moves from being a monopoly to a monopolistically competitive one (due to the entry of new competitors as the monopoly's patents expire, for exampl
Rx's R Us is a mail order dealer of homeopathic medications. It has 6 phone lines for receiving orders. Order takers answer the phones, check that inventory is available, and then prepare "picking tickets" for the warehouse stock pickers. One order may consist of several lines, with a different medication or multiples of medicat
Strong cryptographic products are not allowed to export to certain countries in several counties, what are the pros and cons of the commercial use of strong cryptographic products?
Smith's Tile & Granite Flooring Company: we install all forms of flooring and work with construction companies in rehabs. The company focuses on working from referrals in the Tri State Area. Most referrals come from builders, Lowes Home Improvements and other home owners. Services include flooring of all types on new constructio
1. Motivators Motivators can either be positive (as in using a rewards system) or it can be negative (as in the fear of disciplinary action or being fired). Think back on your experience and write about an example of each you were subjected to. (We're not talking about things you might have observed; what we want to hear
Select a country that starts with the same letter as the first letter of your last name. As manager of your organization's global operations, you are responsible to research the challenges and opportunities of staffing and managing a diverse workforce in your new location (i.e., a country of your choice other than the U.S.). Pl
At Greenhaven University, some people feel that athletics is overly emphasized, and others feel that it is underemphasized. How would you go about measuring the effectiveness of this university relative to its athletics program? Explain.
What policy do you think would promote equality in our business? How do you diagnose what is wrong with contemporary anti-discrimination policies? How do we avoid the side effect of reverse discrimination? Can the inequity between the genders be considered as a universal, and national, case of sexual harassment? How do we pr
Please help! I need facts and definitions on pro's and con's on Child Protective Services have authority on how parents discipline their children? Please source any inside quotes and refrences APA style for any facts and definitions. Question: Should the Child Protective Services have authority on how parents discipline thei
Evaluate your current company. How does the company break down their current publics? What are the key messages that your organization want to present to these publics? Are the primary? Secondary? Who are the opponents and uncommitted that need to be reached...or at least neutralized?
Victim Precipitation - My violent crime is Rape. All I need is something for question: A How can victim precipitation be affected by crime prevention techniques? Give examples.
This solution provides the learner with an enhanced understanding of the various management control mechanisms available in order to operate a business. In particular, this solution utilizes the Starbucks coffee chain as an example.
How would you include these control mechanisms like System Control, Bureaucratic Control, Market Control, and Clan control in the automotive industry. The automobile industry in the US has experienced dynamic changes since the start of the Bush administration. The development of the automobile industry can be divided into di
You may be interested to know that originally, Maslow had two extra levels in his hierarchy - a need for aesthetics and a need for knowledge. I would like to call on your professional analysis in research on the presumed two extra levels. As is discussed above. 1) Please validate this ideology as fact or fiction. 2) If
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In your own words please answer the following briefly. What are some of the differences between primary and secondary data? What are some disadvantages of using newspaper articles or magazine articles as secondary sources? Do you think the the statistics presented on the evening news are valid? Why should you
Assume that you feel that your (or your boss's) email content was always leaked (e.g., some confidential information in your email was known to many others). You decide to carry out an investigation. Write a plan for this investigation. The plan should include: digital evidence source identification, recovery, collection, docume
Application of Criminological Theory - You are the vice principal in charge of discipline at a prestigious school. An eighth-grade teacher has a problem with one of the students. He is extremely active and it is difficult for him to quiet him down. The student comes from a disadvantaged socioeconomic background and the pr