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Selection devices that would identify the best candidates

Scenario: You are the Sales Manager for Technocrat Gizmos, and your department is in desperate need of new Sales Associates. You post a job description in a local newspaper: Sales job, experience preferred but not required. Candidates must be professional, clean-cut, and highly personable. Ability to troubleshoot and solve

Professional Development Growth Plan

1. I need a one page personal professional development growth plan. It can be based on personal assessment of my strengths (it can be anything) and areas where I would like to improve, it can be as a student and future job applicant, or as a current worker. In the development plan, describe the kinds of training, courses, semina

Memo (Cost Estimation Techniques)

This memo will be sent to the President of the company. You have been studying 'fixed' costs. You learned that a number of 'fixed' costs are actually mixed costs (variable and fixed). Write a memo to your manager to explain various cost estimation techniques that can help determine the fixed and variable portion of each mixe

Accuracy of the Uniform Crime Report (UCR) Maintained by the FBI

Your supervisor has asked you to prepare an article for the next issue of the Criminal Justice Technology Quarterly on the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS). More specifically, in addition to giving a comprehensive overview of the NIBRS program, he would like your article to focus on how NIBRS is vital to the

APA Formatting Style

Assignment: Write a citation for a scholarly article on decision making, complying with correct APA style formatting. Include a brief analysis of the article, and discuss your findings. I need help to ensure that I have completed the assignment properly, especially to determine if the citation is correct. In this article

Office Depot Vision and Mission Statements

1.Review Office Depot's vision and mission statements (purpose, credo, philosophy, ...). Based on that create a revised vision and mission statement. If they don't have any, then just develop one. Based on the created vision and mission statement why is this statement better? Explain and cite all your sources accordingly.

I am preparing a paper on the General Electric Company.

I am preparing a paper on the General Electric Company. I need to come up with a few reasons why its a good place to work (what the company does for its employees), and I'm having a hard time finding any research on that.

Business Management Questions Multiple Choice

1. Place the following Process costing steps in the correct order: 1 - Calculate equivalent units 2 - Determine the total costs to account for 3 - Analyze flow of physical units 4 - Assign total manufacturing costs 5 - Compute unit costs a.3,5,2,1,4 b.2,1,5,4,3 c.2,3,5,4,1, e.3,1,2,5,4 None of the above 2

Constructing a Network for a Job Search Program

Tom Schriber, a director of personnel of Management Resources, Inc., is in the process of designing a program that its customers can use in the job-finding process. Some of the activities include preparing resumes, writing letters, making appointments to see prospective employers, researching companies and industries, and so on.

Find the integer solution that will maximize her profit.

11-14 Student Enterprises sells two sizes of wall posters, a large 3- by 4-foot poster and a smaller 2- by 3-foot poster. The profit earned from the sale of each large poster is $3; each smaller poster earns $2. The firm, although profitable, is not large; it consists of one art student, Jan Meising, at the University of Kentuck

Business Operations

Is it critical to have a sense of the game being played, the players, and what their positions are.

Convert the LPP: add slack, surplus and Artificial variables

Consider the following LP problem: Maximize earnings = $0.80X1 + $0.40X2 + $1.20X3 ? $0.10X4 subject to: X1 + 2X2 + X3+ 5X4= 150 X2- 4X3 + 8X4 = 70 6X1 + 7X2 + 2X3 ? X4 = 120 X1,X2,X3,X4 = 0 (a) Convert these constraints to equalities by adding the appropriate slack, surplus, or artificial variables. Also, add the ne

QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS and Decision Tables

ALLEN YOUNG HAS ALWAYS BEEN PROUD OF HIS PERSONAL INVESTMENT STRATEGIES AND HAS DONE VERY WELL OVER THE PAST SEVERAL YEARS. HE INVESTS PRIMARILY IN THE STOCK MARKET. OVER THE PAST SEVERAL MONTHS, HOWEVER ALLEN HAS NOT DONE WELL IN HIS INVESTMENTS. IN SOME CASES IT WOULD HAVE BEEN BETTER FOR ALLEN TO HAVE HIS MONEY IN THE BANK TH

Critical Thinking Techniques

Can you give examples of how or when your training in critical thinking techniques has impacted your decision making process at work or in your personal life?

Foundations of Microeconomics: Consumers and Firms and Opportunity Cost

We make choices as consumers every day. Opportunity cost is defined as a person's "next best alternative" or "the cost of what you give up when you make a choice." Think of a recent decision you made regarding your career. What was your opportunity cost for making that choice? What was your "next best alternative"?

Business Operations Management - Markland Manufacturing

1) Markland Manufacturing intends to increase capacity by overcoming a bottleneck operation by adding new equipment. Two vendors have presented proposals. The fixed costs for proposal A are $50,000, and for proposal B, $70,000. The variable cost for A is $12.00, and for B, $10.00. The revenue generated by each unit is $20.00

Business Operations Management

The three blood banks in Franklin County are coordinated through a central office that facilitates blood delivery to four hospitals in the region. The cost to ship a standard container of blood from each bank to each hospital is shown in the table below. Also given are the biweekly number of containers available at each bank a