Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Business Management

    BrainMass Solutions Available for Instant Download

    Creative Thinker's Impact on Organizations

    Using an independent research, select an well known individual who you believe to be a creative thinker. Based on your selected individual, prepare a 300-word detailed outline of your selected creative thinker's impact on its organization

    Job Interviews - types

    I would appreciate any help that I can get with the following discussion question: 1. Describe three types of job interviews and then discuss the advantages and disadvantages of each.

    Decision Impacts on Stakeholders

    Any help with this discussion question would be very appreciated. Thank you. TASK: An Open Letter to Walt Disney May 29, 1996 Michael Eisner, CEO Walt Disney Company 500 South Buena Vista Street Burbank, CA 91522 Dear Mr. Eisner: The National Labor Committee fully supports Walt Disney's decision

    Outline a personnel policy for an organization

    Consider the following case: Peggy had been working for a real estate agency for two months. During this time she developed a friendship with another fellow real estate agent, John. John helped Peggy learn the various policies and procedures of the office. During a recent office party John asked if Peggy would be intereste

    Negotiations with suppliers

    I've worked with many buyers over the years that feel that certain tactics, like making the supplier wait for you for at least 15 minutes in the lobby, conducting negotiations only at the buyer's facility and sitting at the head of the table, ensure an advantage in negotiations. Do you think this is true? Why or why not?

    ADA and Discrimination

    In actual practice, how well does the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) protect workers against discrimination? Are there any examples from recent court decisions I could reference?

    Age Discrimination

    Can you help me identify and describe a case in which an employer's activities were restricted due to age related rights of employees, while also taking into consideration how the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's criteria for age discrimination applies to the case?

    Pregnancy and Discrimination

    What is the significance of the Pregnancy Discrimination Act? Can a company ever consider pregnancy in its employment decisions?

    Financial Forecasting

    Write a 200 word explanation of the reasons the following types of companies would need a financial forecast: brand new company, family owned company, and a long-standing corporation

    Ramada Demonstrates its Personal Best

    Based on the Case, "Ramada Demonstrates its Personal Best", in Chapter 4, write a response in which you define business research, and demonstrate why this case represents an example of business research (i.e., which characteristics of good research are included in the case). Identify the business research question that was asked

    Pension forecasting and Interest Cost

    Question 1. Interest cost included in the net pension cost recognized for a period by an employer sponsoring a defined benefit pension plan represents the a.shortage between the expected and actual returns on plan assets. b.increase in the projected benefit obligation due to the passage of time. c.increase in the fair v

    Step 1 Changing Mental Models - P&G

    Identify and explain Step 1 in changing the mental models/mindsets and how it can help P&G. The first step is really to acknowledge that you are in need of a change. 200 words.

    Import protection

    Domestic producers often base their claim for import protection in the fact that workers in country X are paid substandard wages. Is this a valid argument for protection? Can you give examples of when it did/did not work? Is there any trade restriction that the US government could impose that would have a negative/positive im

    Imported commodities

    Suppose we refused to sell goods to any country that reduced or halted its exports to us. Who would benefit and who would lose from such retaliation? Can you suggest alternative ways to ensure import supplies? Are there any particular imported commodities that you or your firm rely on? What has happened to the supply of these im

    Cost analysis & negotiations

    1) What are the components of cost analysis? In what situations would you use cost analysis versus price analysis? Why? 2) Is willingness to collaborate during negotiation important? How do you establish a negotiation strategy? What cultural differences should be considered when negotiating on a global basis?

    Obligation to Employees

    Many times a BCP is enacted due to some sort of natural disaster such as a flood, hurricane, tornado, etc. These events often impact the employees personally as well as the company. Does a company have an obligation to it's employees during this time, if so what is the companies responsibility?

    Levels of Measurement and Precision

    How does knowing the level of measurement for variables help a researcher examine outcomes in a study? What is the relationship of precision and levels of measurement?

    Critical Incidents

    Design a critical incidents customer satisfaction questionnaire for an organization/product/service of your choice.

    Business - Learning Organizations

    What is a "learning organization"? How does it differ from the sum of the knowledge possessed by all the individual members of the organization? Organizations aren't just one big social network in which everybody is equally connected to everybody else, but a lot of smaller networks that are often only partially connected to ea

    Implementing Instant Messaging

    Write about the ease of implementing the Instant Messaging system which will facilitate security, customer and client communication as well as decrease telecommunication costs and increase corporate productivity.

    Organization as a machine - metaphor

    One of the useful aspects of a "machine" is that it usually has a way to turn it on or off, and some more or less relatively easy controls to make it behave. When we think about an organization as a machine, it's not so easy to visualize what the "switches" might be. 1. If you're thinking about your organization -- or any or

    ADVERTISEMENT