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Al Hilal Bank Case Study

Write a 3000 words (or more) report on this case study. Questions: 1. Describe the banking market in the UAE at the time of Al Hilal's launch. What were the key issues facing the government? 2. What has contributed to Al Hilal's success in the industry? 3. What are the key pitfalls Berro should watch out for as he grows Al

Negotiation skills and rationale

1. Do you think it is possible to have a persuasion which is too logical? Why, or why not? Give an example of how you can use logic and reasoning to help persuade your audience without the logic actually damaging the negotiation process. 2. The textbook lists check for understanding as a key skill necessary for persuading other

Unions: Bargaining/non-bargaining

Write a paper in which we compare and contrast the pros and cons of union organization and how the decision to unionize impacts bargaining and negotiating as compared to individual efforts. In this paper, we should provide examples of real-world situations that reflect these pros and cons in order to provide a balanced assessme

Business in Bunge Case Characteristics

Bunge: Poised for growth • What business is Bunge in? • What are some of the characteristics or Key Success Factors associated with that business? • How would you describe Bunge's unique business model and value chain? • What are Bunge's primary activities or revenue sources? Are those the right ones? Please explain.

Compare/Contrast Union Representatives with those Outside

First, evaluate the union versus non-union political activities, attitudes, and behaviors. Secondly assess the collective bargaining process and who might be the key players from the union and non-union sides. Keep in mind the perspective will have a great deal to do with how the union movement will affect you both personally an


1. Give an example of a negotiation where communicating aggressively will be beneficial to a negotiation. Give an example of a negotiation where communicating passively will be beneficial to a negotiation. Make sure to include the pros and cons of each, and discuss the barriers to communication which are associated with each. 2

the Briggs Meyer personality test

Using the Briggs Meyer personality test, relate to the INTJ personality to respond to the following: According to the instrument, which personality style are you? Did your findings match how you see yourself? What strengths do you see your temperament type having when preparing and conducting a negotiation? What are the chal

Decision Making for Risk

SLP Background: Decision Making Under Risk Recall from Module 1 Background that in decision situations there are three different levels of uncertainty: assumed certainty, risk, and uncertainty. In SLP 1, we covered assumed certainty. In this Module we will discuss RISK. Recall what it means for a decision under risk: Risk. I

Buddy's Floor Barn Case 2

Assignment: Assignment Overview In the assignment, you are again engaged on a consulting basis by Buddy's Floor Barn. This time, in order to get a better idea of what might have motivated customers' buying habits you are asked to analyze the ages of the customers who have purchased oak flooring over the past 12 months. Past re

Informal Dispute Resolution

Describe the steps involved in informal dispute resolution. When is this technique most effective? Why? Use examples to clarify your points. Describe an apology one could use, hypothetically which expressed regret, one where one accepted responsibility, and one where a remedy was offered. Give a scenario where resolving th

Calculating EOQ and Reorder point

Inventory Management (Reorder Point Calculation) A distributor of large appliances needs to determine the order quantities and reorder points for the various products it carries. The following data refer to a specific refrigerator

Summarize Union Structure and Governance

Analyze the Evolution of Unions to Provide a Historical Perspective The human resources meeting went well and employees had many questions regarding the structure and governance of unions, should one be established. For the follow up meeting, develop a document in which we evaluate and summarize how unions are structured and

Evolution of Unions to Provide a Historical Perspective

Within your organization, there has been talk about potentially forming a union. However, many are not sure of the need or really what the term "unionizing" is all about. Your director has requested for you to hold a meeting for all staff that reviews the historical evolution of labor unions within the United States. Your presen

Negotiations at Work

Think about the characteristics of a person with whom it easy to work with and the characteristics of a person with whom it difficult to work with. Consider that you need to ask each of them for a favor at work. What approach might you use when dealing with the easy to work with person? What approach might you use when dealin

BUS520: Multi-Attribute Decision Making (MADM)

Assignment Background We will begin to cover the finer elements of decision making. There are different ways to categorize decisions. The most common and useful way is based on the amount of uncertainty in the decision situation or the future. And there are three different levels of uncertainty: assumed certainty, risk, and unc

Buddy's Floor Barn

Pivot Tables and Pivot Charts Assignment Overview You are the lead consultant for the Excellent Consulting Group. It is mid-October. One of your top clients, Buddy's Floor Barn, has just closed the books for the first three quarters of the year (January through September). Buddy's Floor Barn requests that you analyze the sales

Negotiations and Business Practice

Can someone discuss with me the following questions independently? What are possible conflicts that you may experience in the workplace and in your personal life? Provide at least three possible conflicts and two alternative solutions to each. Identify and explain the issues that might constitute the bargaining mix and in

national current trade union activities

Write an analysis assessing National current labor relations activity. Support the analysis with examples if possible. A company or government entity that has recently been in the news regarding unions and bargaining maybe used. Support your paper with a minimum of five (5) external resources. Length: 5-7 pages Use

"Management issues involving discrimination protected groups"

I need 1750 - 2500 words on the topic in the title to help me with the final word count and add some insight from another point of view. I have a 5000 word paper on the following using the subject topic in the title. The final project enables you to infuse theories, concepts, and vocabulary learned in the course with a contempor

Propose and Justify a Research Method and Design

Develop an envisioned methodology and design for a dissertation research topic based on the research problem, purpose, and previous research courses, and then write a research paper to identify the strengths and weaknesses of the envisioned method and design. The topic is Walmart's Policy on Women's Pay. In the paper, justify

Formulate Hypothetical Research Designs

Given the two methods below, develop a hypothetical design plan for each method: 1. Quantitative 2. Qualitative For each hypothetical design, provide a discussion of the appropriateness based on course texts and/or suitable supplemental foundational research sources. Length: 5-7 pages References: Minimum of 5 schol

LOG 501:Queuing Analysis/Logistics Challenges

EBBD EMAIL - for Internal Use Only To: You From: Danny Wilco <> Subject: Re: Deliveries clogging the loading dock area You asked for the specific details regarding the delivery process at the receiving dock. Since you've been busy at your other jobs, I had this information determined for you. • Receiving do

Qualitative versus Quantitative Design

First, review the attached document and find every reference to either qualitative or quantitative design. While these two approaches have many similarities, there are some important differences in the way each should be treated. Using APA style assist with creating a document with citations compare and contrast the expectat


In case solution 624068 Can you please look over the background ,assignment and solution on this case? I didn't see Assignment Expectations of the report written Danny Wilco (Below) The report should thoroughly address these aspects in depth and breadth: • Problem situation: clearly elucidate the problem situation at EBBD

Control Process: Performance Appraisal

Looking for assistance with the below assignment. Please provide 150 - 250 words to help with creating a nice foundation to my final assignment. Thanks! Select one control process relative to the module objectives: hiring, performance appraisal, or responsiveness to customer demand. Based on your findings within module readin

Exploratory Research Structured Explanation

After reviewing Cozby, P. C. (2014) Methods in Behavioral Research, Chapter 6, please assist with the following questions in detail and support your answers with scholarly research citations where appropriate. 1. What is naturalistic observation? How does a researcher collect data when conducting naturalistic observation res

Optimizing Inventory/Transportation

Background Material: Modes of Transportation Waterways U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. (2010). The U.S. Waterway System, Transportation Facts & Information; Navigation Center, retrieved from American Society of Civil Engineers. Report Card for America's Infrastructure,

P&G Connect & Develop

Cover PAGE (Intentionally left Blank)   10 - Pages Total Properly cited all references according to APA no plagiarism please Times New Roman size 11 or 12 5. Integrate and justify innovative, strategic, and sustainable approaches to business practice and planning that appropriately challenge the status quo while rec

P&G open innovation of "Connect + Develop"

Cover PAGE (Intentionally left Blank)   10 - Pages Total Properly cited all references according to APA- no plagiarism please Times New Roman size 11 or 12 1. Executive Summary - 1 page 2. Apply a balance of theoretical and practical foundational knowledge (that is, theories, models, and practices) and an in-d

Optimization and Linear Programming/ Heuristics

Question 1: In this case you are learning to use LP to determine the best set of Order Quantities so that you obtain the Optimum (max) amount of profit for one product line at EBBD. As you write your report to Wilco to present your results, consider other applications for Optimization and LP. Explore the various ways t