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Operations Management: Fujiyama Electronics sample testing

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

Virtual temas and face to face teams

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.

Operations Management: purchase a part or produce it, a cost analysis

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

Operations Management: Leaky and the Cat Hotel

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.

Risk Management topics for a medical facility

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.

Process Improvement: Customer Satisfaction and Logistics

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

Danger of a manager maintaining too much control over plans and projects

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.

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