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Changes in school boundaries

The Miami school district has announced that as a result of unexpected increases in enrollment, that school boundaries for the upcoming year will be redrawn. The school board has hired experts to redraw school boundaries to be submitted for next year. Under this plan, many students will not be able to stay at their present schoo

Define the business research and its purpose...

I have the following task, and I need some help getting started: Write a 350-700-word synopsis of the article including the following: a. Define the business research and its purpose. b. Explain the business problem(s) under investigation. c. Describe the data collection method(s) used in the research project. d.

Parametric and Nonparametric Data Identification

Please help complete the following: Parametric and Nonparametric Data Identification Assignment Label each of the following situations "P" if it is an example of parametric data or "NP" if it is an example of nonparametric data. 1. A manufacturer produces a batch of memory chips (RAM) and measures the mean-time-between-fa

Job evaluation method for the relative worth of a hospital job

(Human Resource Administration) Use one of the job evaluation methods identified in chapter 11 of the Dessler text (which I have attached) to establish the relative worth of the following hospital jobs: FLOOR FINISHER: Operates 19-inch, floor scrubbing machine. Uses various chemicals to remove old finishes from floors and

Variables that affect economies of scale. Affect to pricing of unit?

Develop a list of variables that may affect economies of scale (taxes, rent, overhead costs, quantity discounts on ordering from suppliers, efficiency of production, etc.) and describe with real life examples of how these factors may affect the price of each unit, and how a firm may incorporate these concepts to take advantage o

Business Impressions and Diversification

Identify a specific organization that is considering diversifying their business activities into other types of businesses..... and, relying solely on your impressions, evaluate whether or not the organization's decision to pursue grand strategies that would broaden the scope of their company's business activities is a sound str

Identify and organization considering diversifying their business activities

Question: Identify a specific organization that is considering diversifying their business activities into other types of businesses and, relying solely on your impressions, evaluate whether or not the organization's decision to pursue grand strategies that would broaden the scope of their company's business activities is a

Calculating optimal daily order (including the use of normal distribution)

I need a hand getting started with this question. A bagel shop buys each bagel for $0.08 and sells each bagel for $0.35. Leftover bagels at the end of the day are purchased by a local soup kitchen for $0.03 per bagel. The shop's owner has observed for the daily demand, Q, the following probabilities, f(Q): Q 0 5 10 15 20

Utilization and efficiency

Tech college has physical facilities to handle enrollment of 200 students per semester. Intends to limit class size to under 20, therefore, places ceiling on enrollment to 150 students. Although ample demand for courses last semester, conflicting schedules allowed only 145 new students to take courses. What are utilizations

Survey Research Problem

What are the advantages of using the Minnesota Satisfaction Questionnaire as compared to one that you create on your own. How do you know that the Minnesota Satisfaction Questionnaire has reliability and validity? Please answer each question and support your answer with reliable sources. Please do not sign out the problem

The Infidelity Mutual Fund projects three possible outcomes for the next year; weak performance (-5 percent), good performance (10 percent), and out outstanding performance (30 percent). The good performance has a 50 percent chance of happening and is twice as likely as the other two outcomes. What is the expected value?

1. The Infidelity Mutual Fund projects three possible outcomes for the next year; weak performance (-5 percent), good performance (10 percent), and out outstanding performance (30 percent). The good performance has a 50 percent chance of happening and is twice as likely as the other two outcomes. What is the expected value?

Primerica: overview and goals. Did the company meet its goals?

Select on organization that you have worked for (I thought maybe Primerica would be good) or one your fimiliar with. Discussion Board Assignment Basically provide a brief overview of the organization and list the goals of that organization. Many times "Mission statements" can be found on the companys website. Describe how

Annotation Bibliography: Summarize three articles in APA format

Three articles are attached. Annotation Bibliography Annotation Bibliography Assignment Instruction: Write two or three paragraphs summarizing each article (must use the articles attached) in your own words. These paragraphs will serve as the annotation for your bibliography. Be sure to make a note of all necessary informa

Human rescource practice interview questions

I am in a human resource class. We are to do mock interviews and ask 5 people the same questions listed below. I only had 4 people willing to respond therefore I have turned to you for help in obtaining the final set of answers I need. What are your weaknesses? What was the toughest decision you ever had to make? W

Ajax Fuels: Formulate a minimum cost mixture for each gallon of airplane fuel

Ajax Fuels, Inc., is developing a new additive for airplane fuels. The additive is a mixture of three ingredients: A, B, and C. For proper performance, the total amount of additive (amount of A + amount of B + amount of C) must be at least 10 ounces per gallon of fuel. However, because of safety reason, the amount of additiv

Business Ecosystems: definition, managing and their roles

Can you get me started with this concept (and related questions)? Explain the concept of "business ecosystems". How does the management of a business ecosystem differ from traditional businesses? What is a keystone and what is its role in a business ecosystem? What factors influence the success of a keystone strategy? Identif

Unbalanced Assignment/Multiple Optimal Problem

The Bunker Manufacturing Firm has five employees and six machines and wants to assign the employees to the machines to minimize cost. A cost table showing the cost incurred by each employee on each machine follows: Machine _______________________________________________ Emp A B C D E F 1 $10 $12 $ 7 $20 $14 $

Public Administration: budgeting for political response and accountability

1. Imagine you considered public administration in the traditional managerial approach, and as a result, you believed that stream-lined, efficient, and cost-effective processes were the best way to serve the needs of the public. However, your colleague subscribes to the political approach to public administration, and places s

What is a Type I error?

What is a Type I error? Explain how the cumulative Type I error affects your decision making. How is the two independent sample t-test different from ANOVA?

MGT 210: Compile six sections of a best practices manual for new supervisors

Assignment: Best Practices Manual for Supervisors As you near the end of MGT 210, you have gained knowledge and experience regarding what it takes to be an effective supervisor. Put your newly developed skills to work for both yourself and others by creating a Best Practices Manual for Supervisors. ? Resources: Appendix

Question about Report to management

1 You've been hired by an unprofitable firm to determine whether it should shut down its unprofitable operation. The firm currently uses 50,000 workers to produce 200,000 units of output per day. The daily wage (per worker) is $80, and the price of the firm's output is $25. The cost of other variable inputs is $400,000 per

Plan, draft and revise essays: Big ticket item purchase

Details: The deadline for completing your evaluation of a big ticket item/purchase is approaching. Write a rough draft of your essay which includes the following: An introduction in which you identify and briefly describe the big ticket item/purchase and the two models, providers, etc you have chosen to compare and contrast i