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Important information about economic theory

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

Capacity, Constraints and Lean

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

Understanding business planning

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

Motivators, Power and Influence

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

Research into a Country for Business Expansion

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

Equality And Equity In Business: Gender, Discrimination

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

Critical Thinking Pro/Con Debate

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

Wal-Mart: Public Relations

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?

Control Mechanisms

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.

Control mechanisms in automotive industry

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

Maslow's Theory: Two other levels

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

Business survey... Collecting opinion on research.

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

Planning a Digital Theft Investigation

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

Criminological Theory

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


What film have you seen that addresses evolution in any way. Please give me the title of the film and your critique related to how accurate the science was/is in the film. For example, Master and Commander: (The far side of the world) with Russell Crowe shows the ship sailing near and stopping at the Galapagos Island. If you

Economics, Supply and Demand

Please help me with these definitions. a. Define economics b. Define microeconomics c. Define the Law of supply d. Define the Law of demand e. Identify the factors that lead to a change in supply and a change in demand Analyze the basis for the trends in consumption patterns as discussed

Military Medical Logistics

Look at how the Military Medical Logistics organization facilities are laid out; then answer the following question: Are the organizations facilities designed for logistics efficiency? If so, how, and what are the effects? If not, why not, and how might they be improved?

PowerPoint Presentation to Include Each Weight Loss Program

Prepare a PowerPoint presentation to include each weight loss program. The presentation for each dietary program must include speaker's notes and at least five references other than the course text. Here are the details: 1. Diet Program Presentation 2. Select three weight loss programs. Look at

What is the main point of this essay?

The Road to a Healthier Life What is one thing you [Word choice. You and your mean general humanity. In academic writing, second person (you and your) should be replaced with a third person pronoun (he, she, it, one, and they). ] can control in your [Do not use second person in academic writing.] life? I will give you [D

Designing a benefit plan for less than 100 employees: what type of benefits?

Designing Benefit Plans Draft a basic plan for a start-up company of fewer than 100 employees. As you prepare your benefit plan, include the following information on factors influencing the choice of benefit package What benefits are expected at the base level and what benefits would be unique and attractive to a good wo

Child abuse

Write a paper on child abuse. Be sure to address the following guiding questions in your paper: From what you have learned in this course and your research results, what are your greatest concerns about the current state of the health and human services industry? Considering all of the conflicts, issues, and challenges

Critical thinking elements

1. What are your top three (or at least one) elements of critical thinking that you would want to practice in the next 3 months? 2. What are some of your challenges to practice critical thinking and how would you overcome them? 3. How would you measure your success 3 months from now? Please provide your own input