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Hospitality Management

Discuss the role of a convention and visitors' bureau (CVB) and the tourism commissions in the hospitality industry.

Concepts to Affect Current Careers

1. Can an administrator combine doing well for government (efficiency and effectiveness) and doing the public good (customer satisfaction)? If so, how? If not, why? 2. What three concepts or techniques from this course might affect your current or future career in public administration? Discuss one of these concepts in detai

Strategic Management process.

Using the Internet resources, explain the Strategic Management process. Include the different aspects of the Strategic Management process. Superior posts will include examples from industry. Please provide references as well.

Mary Kay Cosmetics Case Study

This is a complete business case study on Mary Kay Cosmetics along with recommendations for improving employee moral and bottom line numbers.

United States Postal Service Employees and Managers

I need some help with coming up with a survey or questionnaire for employees and managers at the USPS office. I am doing an Organization Development study and need come up with some questions in regards to a problem and/or opportunity of the organization. I need it to be rated on a scale from 1 to 10 (1-being extremely dissati

Mr. Gilbert's plan for implementation of net product or service

The CEO of your company, Mr. Gilbert, has explained to you that the board is excited to hear your latest plans for the company's new revolutionary product/service. The board, which is made up of the top executives and owners, has put a lot of money into the creation of the new product/service, and the members not want to push th

Accident in Saudi Arabia

An average of 17 Saudi Arabian residents die on the country's roads each day, a report by the Kingdom's General Directorate of Traffic has revealed. The news comes after the World Health Organization found Saudi Arabia to have the world's highest number of deaths from road accidents, which now make up the country's principal cau

Discussion Questions- Business

Important note: Please answer the following questions writing between 200 to 300 words to each questions. 1. What factors would you consider most important in recruitment of employees? Explain. 2. As a manager, which job analysis method would you prefer to use? How would you overcome the disadvantages associated with t

Questions in effective public administrative responses

1. What do you consider a highly effective public administrative response to a problem? Why? 2. What is transfer of training and how is it used? How can managers ensure transfer of training? Explain your answer and provide an example.

Related Aspects of Public Policy

1. What public policy trend do you consider most significant at the federal, state, and local levels? Why? 2. If you could change only one limitation on a public administrator's ability to respond to public policy issues, what would it be? Why?

Critical thinkers

What are the attributes of a skilled thinker? Why would a skilled thinker be classify as someone who is globally minded?

Getting Accustomed to Literature

Read Raymond Carver's "Neighbors" (pg .116). 1. Describe what you consider to be the story's main idea. 2. Describe a scene in the story that you thought the action of the main character(s) was interesting, troubling, or conflicting. What could account for this action? 3. What did the character (s) learn?

Compare and Contrast Methods of Job Evaluations

Compare and contrast the following methods of job evaluations and include examples that are not the same as in the textbook to demonstrate understanding: Lott, Benge and Multiple Regression. Identify the key differences.

New product case

The CEO of your company, Mr. Gilbert, has approached you with your next assignment for the new revolutionary product/service you created for the company. He explains to you that to move forward in operations, he needs you to prepare a memo explaining the scalability ideas of the new product/service. He also informs you that the

Management Change

I am working on an assignment for my Information Systems in Accounting and Finance degree, and I got some problems that I really need help on. Below are my problems: What are the advantages and disadvantages of introducing a new range of payment technologies to an organisations? And what are the concerns for the management boa

Hartman Industries LLC web page

Using the Hartman Industries LLC web page... define the variation identified in the as-is flow chart Thanks in advance About Hartman Industries, LLC is an industry leader in the field of plastic injection molding. With state-of-the-art design capabilities, Hartman Industries create innovative plastic designs that have earned

Decision Making Tools and Inexperienced Managers

Subject: Operations Decision Making At the monthly meeting, one of your coworkers stated that "Using the right analysis tool will compensate for inexperienced managers." How would you reply to your coworker? Address the following: Do the tools help only in certain situations such as routine, daily, or rather mundane d

Public Relations: Managing a Crisis Using PR Simulation Summary

The Simulation file is attached. -Complete the simulation: *Write a summary answering the following questions as they relate to the simulation: o What does proactive planning mean? o What feedback mechanism would you develop in this situation? o What is an ineffectual way of deploying this plan? Provide

Job evaluation committee is formed to look into the functioning of the various departments, roles being played by the employees, their technical training need. looking for avenues to improvise the functioning of each and every department and the organization itself

In every organization different employees perform different tasks necessary to carry on the business of the organization effectively, efficiently, economically or call financially justifiably. In the present day fast changing world all the positions are either becoming redundant or need re-engineering. There may be some depar

Hospitality Industry Experience and Management

Select an organization in the hospitality industry and describe a personal experience that you have had with this organization. Include any experiences with guest service, lodging, food and beverages, and recreation. Discuss how this experience falls within the definition of hospitality management.

Plan, Organize, Lead, and Control.

You are the owner and CEO of a brand new Internet service provider, known as the Just Web Internet Company. For this assignment, you are to create a Policy Manual for new managers. This manual should provide guidance to the new incoming managers, as they set up their respective departments. This manual should clearly lay out

Free cash flow

Suppose a company's projected free cash flow for next year is $500 million and it is expected to grow at a constant rate of 6%. If the company's weighted average cost of capital is 11%, what is the current value of operations, to the nearest million? Hint please consider FCF0 vs FCF1

Environmental Policies and Sustainability

I need to write 250 words answering the following: What strategies related to environmental policies do organizations use to report sustainability? What area of focus would make the greatest effect? Why? Can someone please shed some guidance?

Corporate governance and responsibilities to shareholders.

The non-shareholder constituencies Bagley was referring to are the actual "Stakeholders." A corporate stakeholder is a party that can affect or be affected by the actions of the business as a whole. The stakeholder concept was first used in a 1963 internal memorandum at the Stanford Research institute. It defined stakeholders a