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*Please show all work, use excel and identify the value and units measured. (Notes for my own Use: Ch14,7) A small maufacturer uses an industrial boiler in its production process. A new boiler can be purchased for $10,000 As the boiler gets older, its maintenance expenses increase while its resale value declines. Since t

Modeling Excel

Selecting Projects. The Texas Electronics Company (TEC) is contemplating a research and development program encompassing eight major projects. The company is constrained from embarking on all projects by the number of available scientist (40) and the budget available for projects ($300,000). Following are the resource require

Planning Inventories

The National Tire Company (NTC) manufactures only one type of tire and wants to plan its production and inventory levels for the next five months. Company policy is to schedule all of its overtime production during one month. The following table provides the relevant data for each month, where the inventory-level requirements

Art Appreciation

Discuss a minimum of two reasons why Jackson Pollock's Convergence (p. 510, Figure 734), is a work of "fine art" as opposed to an arbitrary composition of paint. Imagine that you are a defense attorney for this work of art. Establish a very strong "argument" for this artwork by first establishing what defines "fine art." Supp

Business Research and its Purpose

A) Define the business research and its purpose. B) Explain the business problem(s) under investigation. C) Identify the parties involved in conducting the research. D) Describe the method(s) used to conduct the research project.

Key Characteristics

Prepare a summation of key leadership characteristics of someone you know. Describe how these characteristics currently inhibit leadership growth and how working for improvement will make the person described a better leader. Use peer reviewed journals and books. If you cite the work of others in your response, use APA 5th

Best approach to the trade-off of information versus time

How can an organization best approach the trade-off of information versus time? (The organization can spend resources in obtaining more information to reduce the uncertainty about a decision. However, that process will require the use of time, which itself could put the organization at a disadvantage.)

Art Appreciation

Social, political, or economic conditions can alter the nature and meaning of art. Be certain to support your position with examples that compare and contrast at least two of the following eras: Baroque, Rococo, Neoclassicism, and Romanticism. Choose specific examples of artistic achievements from the two eras. Examples can b

Art Appreciation

Choose three works of art that are from the same time period or style and that have a similar theme. Works must come from one of the styles or time periods that we study in Unit 4 or Unit 5. (Examples of styles are: Baroque, Romantic, Impressionist, German Expressionist, Cubist, Abstract Expressionist, Pop Art, and Post Modern).

Shooting for success

Due to the use of an exceptionally well- executed game plan the NBA has emerged as the first truly global sports league. The transformation of a once faltering domestic sport into a global commercial success reflects a keen understanding of resources and capabilities. And much of the credit should go to the NBA commissioner, Dav

Help with Appendices

I am doing a case analysis on Pepsico's entry into India--aside from intro, summary, etc., part of the instructions was: Appendices: All documents that need to be presented in whole should be included as an appendix and appropriate references to the appendices are to be included in the text of your paper. I honestly have

Strategic Management

Generation Y "We are going to own this generation. " These words reflect the not so subtle philosophy of dELiA*S(www.delias.com) and Alloy www.alloy.com ). Together they have become on of the most formidable forces in Generation Y retailing. In September of 2003, dELia's was acquired by rival Alloy Inc. If you have never hea

Tylenol Product Contamination Case

Looking for some information in terms of the Tylenol Product Contamination case, specifically, were there any policy decisions that led to this crisis?

Mean flow time; SCHEDULE

The following lists of jobs in a critical department includes estimates of their required times: JOB Required time (days) Days to delivery promise Slack A 8 12 4 B 3 9

Measures of central tendency and dispersion

Using the data I have provided below, I could really use some help to examine the measures of central tendency and dispersion of your data. 1) First, calculate the measures of central tendency and dispersion. 2) Then, display your descriptive statistical data using graphic and tabular techniques. 3) Explain the data in

Process of Intervention

Scenario: You're considering implementing a process intervention in the Tech Division, and you want to learn from others' experience. Problem: You go to your team building seminar discussion board to raise the following issues: What are the types of process interventions and how can they aid an Organization Development C

Effective and Ineffective Training

Discuss effective and ineffective training. What makes it effective or ineffective? What were the long term benefits? Please use APA 5th edition guidelines to cite references. References should be peer reviewed journals. I am looking for insight and information for these questions. Thank you.

Art Appreciation

Visit the following websites and explore the collections of Ancient Art there: The Metropolitan Museum of Art: www.metmuseum.org The Louvre Museum: http://www.louvre.fr/ The Smithsonian Institution: Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery: http://www.asia.si.edu/ From the websites above, select two works of a

Data Collection Method

What would be two or three major differences if an e-mail survey was used instead of a mail survey? Would this improve the results? What problems would it create? What would be the major differences if interviews were used instead of questionnaires? Would this improve the survey? What problems would it create?

Treatment of Research Subjects

What are the possible ways in which people might be harmed or inconvenienced by a survey? What protections can be built in the process to prevent harm or inconvenience, and to ensure that people have free choices about whether to participate?

Selling to Business or Customers or Both

Scenario: During lunch, the conversation turns to customers and the new role of the salesperson to add new business to the company. Problem: Would you prefer to sell to businesses or consumers or both and why?

Implementing Surveys

One of the critical steps in any survey process is approaching the people you have chosen as participants for the survey. A good approach and rapport can increase a participant's willingness to give you information and their candor in providing it. Discuss your strategy for implementing this survey. I need you assistance in h

What is an Organization?

What is an Organization? The concept of an organization has changed since Moses received advice from his father-in-law about leading the tribes of Israel out of Egypt. 1. Briefly discuss the shift from viewing an organization as a machine to the concept of a learning organization using actual examples. 2. Describe how a

How to Use Secondary Research

I need to use the Internet or other resources to collect both primary and secondary data regarding the research issue, opportunity, or problem I selected for your Research Process Outline in Learning Team Meeting One. Find at least two different sources of secondary data. Then, prepare a 1,000-word analysis of your collected

Tuckman forming, storming, norming, performing model.

You are making a presentation to the supervisors in the company on the Tuckman forming, storming, norming, performing model. Put together a PowerPoint presentation that will explain the model and the highlights of each phase. Insert any examples you can. Include the fact that the stages can be repeated.

Stages of Team Development

You are the manager of a team that collaborates on various projects. These projects need to be addressed by the entire group to provide resolutions that are in the company's best interest since it will affect all parties and departments. Today in the management meeting, a discussion evolved around the HR policies. There is one p