Brian Buckley has developed the following forecasting model: y = 46 + 8.3x where y demand for Aztec air conditioners and x = the outside temperature (°F) a) Forecast demand for the Aztec when the temperature is 70°F. b) What is demand when the temperature is 80°F? c) What is demand when the temperature is 90°
For this question, answer required could be 5 or less sentences. No need for detailed information except you would like to do that. You've read Edward Tufte's critique of PowerPoint for the case. Do you agree or disagree with his critique of PowerPoint? State your opinion and support it with facts, examples, statistics, anecd
Please help me with the following: Some methods carry more reliability and validity than others. A good HR professional knows when to use which method. For instance, is predictive validity more appropriate for a sales position than concurrent validity? Or, if a company is trying to set a standard of performance, should they o
Why do employees steal and/or shoplift from their employers?
See attachment. 1. WEEI is doing quite well. So why does Julie Kahn need to consider change management? Characterize the type of change she is seeking. 2. Now focus specifically on behavioral change. Whose behaviors need to be changed and what behaviors will have to be changed? How important is it to the organization
Almost any interview question can become a test. Sometimes it is in the best interest of the candidate and the company that hiring managers use valid tests. For example,a family owned company ,there might be undue pressure to hire friends of friends of the family members. This could become uncomfortable socially as well as a lia
Jerry is production manager for the ProtoPlastics Company. They make two major items - widgets and gizmos.
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I need some help in formulating a numerical hypothesis statement regarding my research subject. Also need help to table formulate a verbal hypothesis statement regarding the research. along with a 5 step hypothesis statement regarding the research. Hypothetical Company Name/Scenario: Hydro-Corn Farming, Inc. (based out
Describe a recruitment process that would provide a pool of pre-qualified candidates for the seven open trainer positions.
Consider an organization seeking to recruit seven trainers to facilitate learning interventions for sales people at the company's 2,500 distributors around the United States. Describe a recruitment process that would provide a pool of pre-qualified candidates for the seven open trainer positions. Keep the explanation simple -
Details: The Napoleonic era is a long past mark on the timeline of history. Even though the man is gone, his legacy survives. Even today, there seems to be very little middle ground in people's opinion of him, as was common in his day. He was either loved or despised with no in-between. Discuss what, was Napoleon's legacy?In
Scenario: If, as we've been told, the longest journey begins with the first step, then the first step of our journey through time will place us at the threshold of an era known as the Renaissance and the year 1500, the date chosen by numerous scholars as the dividing line between modern and pre-modern times. It was a time w
Details: Discuss, in detail, what you consider to be the major trends that occurred during the time period covered in 1500-1800. Objective: Trace the development of modern history from the Renaissance to the Cold War and beyond. Discuss major topics linking certain historical events, the consequences of which have influence
Given the premises, discuss whether the conclusion of each argument that follows is (a) true beyond a reasonable doubt, (b) probably true, or (c) possibly true or possibly false. You should expect disagreement on these items, but the closer your answers are to your instructor's, the better. 2. The annual rainfall in Californi
Please help me with the following: Identify the types of crime and hazards that threaten the operations within that environment, and recommend measures to prevent the threats from materializing. This is the operation assigned US NORTHERN Command, http://www.northcom.mil/
Subtopic 1: importance of product knowledge Subtopic 2: development of a sales presentation with sales aids Subtopic 3: finding the customer: define and provide examples of prospecting, cold calling and getting appointments Subtopic 4: closing techniques Subtopic 5: overcoming objections Subtopic 6: follow-up service
Control Mechanisms Select an organization with which your Learning Team is familiar. Prepare a 1,050-1,400-word paper in which you address the following as it related to that organization: a. Identify four types of control mechanisms used in your selected organization. b. Compare and contrast the control mechanisms that your
Barry is the computer systems director for a medium-sized consulting firm. One night Barry is at happy hour at a local bar talking about his job with some people he has just met.
Barry is the computer systems director for a medium-sized consulting firm. One night Barry is at happy hour at a local bar talking about his job with some people he has just met. Barry mentions that he needs to buy computers for the three new persons the firm has recently hired. One of the persons he has just met, Tom, asks Barr
Please help write a 200-250 word. using the attachment about Sandy's manager and how would you use the eight disciplining behaviors to discipline Sandy for her poor performance. Please see attachment
Case incident managers who use punishment. Please read the attachment and help answer the four questions. 1. What condition, or any justify the use of punishment. 2. Do most managers use punishment? If so, Why? 3. What are the downside of using punishment? or using positive reinforcement? 4. give an example of someone tha
Stakeholder relationships are built on their claims, risks taken, or bonds with companies. Illustrate by giving an example of each type of relationship.
1.a. Explain the steps in financial forecasting. b Briefly explain how to forecast financial statements using the forecasted financial statements approach. Be sure to explain how to forecast interest expenses. . Question 12-3 Explain how it is possible for sales growth to decrease the value of a profitable company. Q
Describe how the site handles security, confidentiality, and International issues. Billboard.com is the site.
Micromedia offers computer training seminars on a variety of topics. In the seminars each student works at a personal computer, practicing the particular activity that the instructor is presenting. Micromedia is currently planning a 2-day seminar on the use of Microsoft Excel in statistical analysis. The fee for the seminar is $
A sample of 120 observations revealed that p = 0.30. At the .05 significance level, can the null hypothesis be rejected?
10. The following hypotheses are given. H0: Pi equals 0.40 H1: Pi does not equal 0.40 A sample of 120 observations revealed that p = 0.30. At the .05 significance level, can the null hypothesis be rejected? a. State the decision rule. b. Compute the value of the test statistic. c. What is your decision regarding the null
Answer the questions...no right or wrong answers... 1.ETHICAL DILEMMA: When the boss says, "Change it," and you have reservations, what should you do? You have just completed a proposal in which you promise to deliver a product to the customer by April 15. You selected this date after checking with the manufacturing department
What does your organization need to do to have a truly empowered workforce? What do you need to do so that your staff members are truly empowered?
Use the Five Step Hypothesis Method (please show all work) 7. A recent national survey found that high school students watched an average (mean) of 6.8 DVDs per month. A random sample of 36 college students revealed that the mean number of DVDs watched last month was 6.2, with a standard deviation of 0.5. At the .05 signifi
Your director is thinking about proposing a new process for sales that represents a fairly large shift in the way things are currently done. The director would like to meet with you to discuss any possible resistance to the change that may originate from your organization's culture and structure. Prepare a general discussion doc
1. Businesses that engage in EDI with each other are called ____. a. buyers c. suppliers b. sellers d. trading partners 2. The combination of telephone lines and the closed switches that connect them to each other is called a(n) ____. a. LAN c. circuit b. WAN d. pathway 3. In networking application
Smith and Zimmerman argue that a healthy, ethical corporate structure can be achieved if a corporation has appropriate organizational design. "The framework outlined in this article accepts people's self-interest as a given and rests on the principle that incentives work when performance evaluation and reward systems are proper