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    Catherine Chancellor Manufacturing, Inc. is presently operating at 50%

    3. (special Order) Catherine Chancellor Manufacturing, Inc. is presently operating at 50% of practical capacity producing about 50,000 units annually of a patented electronic component. Chancellor recently received an offer from a company in Yokohama, Japan, to purchase 30,000 components at $6.00 per unit, FOB Chancellor's pla

    HP and Pretexting

    H-P and Pretexting Patricia Dunn is with Hewlett-Packard no more. It all started with a leak; somebody was giving out important company secrets. And with all the deft Hollywood style gumshoe-esque thinking Ms Dunn hired Private Investigator Ronald DeLia to find out just who it was. The Private Investigators posed as H-P di

    Should Professional Athletes or Teacher Get Paid More?

    Decide which of the following you favor and argue in favor of your position. A) In favor of paying teachers more money than professional athletes. B) In favor of paying professional athletes more money than teachers.

    Bottleneck processes

    Identify and discuss the main bottleneck in this process in the attached document. INTRO The purpose of this paper is to design a flowchart for a process. This paper will select a process that I complete every day but would like to spend less time doing. The flowchart will be designed using an appropriate tool. This flowchar


    Debate the cons for following: Immigration policy-policy placing a limitation on the number of people allowed to immigrate to the United States from foreign countries.


    Please discuss: Do you think that expenditures on human capital should be treated as an asset or an expense? Why or why not? Explain. And what expenses would you include, if any? Is this consistent with the matching principle? If you feel they should be an asset, how would you recommend expensing them, i.e. depreciation/am

    Problem about outsource

    See attachment for detail. Question The virtual network structure is a structural alternative for some organizations today. Many of today's organizations farm out some of their activities to other companies that can do it more efficiently. A few organizations carry outsourcing to the extreme and create a virtual network stru

    Evaluating Performance of Employees and Adequacy of Training

    It is really hard to place a dollar value on the performance of employees. Humans aren't like machines where each one will perform exactly the same way. Some will do their job better than others; if you have a generic value over the group as a whole, it will be misleading. As others have said, training values can be accurate

    Elements of Change

    Of the five elements required for successful change, which element do you think managers are most likely to overlook? Why?

    Organizational Structure and Product Output

    The manager of R&D for a drug company said that only 5 percent of the company's new products ever achieve market success. He also said the industry average is 10 percent and wondered how his organization might increase its success rate. If you were acting as a consultant, what advice would you give him concerning organization st

    Calculating point elasticity and optimal price

    Richardson's Stores, Inc. cut prices on Men's Runnng shoes by 2 percent during the first quarter and enjoyed a 4-percent increase in unit sales over the period as compared to a year earlier a.Calculate the point price elasticity of demand for Richardson's Stores, Inc b. Calculate the company's optimal shoe price if margi

    Privatization of state- owned business

    What are advantages and disadvantages of privatization of state- owned business? A number of not-for -profit organizations in the United States have been converting to profit- making. Why would a not- for- profit organization want to change its status to profit- making? What are the pros and cons of doing so?

    Are Starbucks' Mission (vision, goals, objectives) aligned with its strategies?

    Are Starbucks' Mission (vision, goals, objectives) aligned with its strategies? In other words, can Starbucks grow to a 23 Billion Dollar Corporation, yet maintain its entrepreneurial character? 1. Identify Starbucks Mission statement and analyze it. 2. What is Starbucks goals and objectives 3. Identify Starbucks main

    Financial management

    Please read the attached and help answer these questions. Changes you would make to help a company with less than acceptable profits. How would suggest making the changes you suggest? What would you do to lower variable costs or how would you reduce fixed costs. Are these costs changeable in the short term or are they long


    Need help in preparing a 2 page paper research the types of alternative-fuel vehicles that are currently under development.Discuss the environmental and economic advantages and disadvantages of each type and select the one that, in your opinion, provides the best environmental impact at a reasonable cost. Provide evidence to sup

    Strategies for managing risk

    What is a strategy for managing risk? What are some potential future risks? How would you develop strategies to mitigate these future risks?

    Corporate Risk: Strategies and Contemporary Issues

    I have to answer the questions below in 250 words. I have been reading the chapter and don't fully understand these questions. What is a domestic trend or issue in risk management? How might this trend or issue evolve? What potential impact might this trend/issue have on risk management?

    Case Analysis Report Format

    Case Analysis Report Format The format of the case analysis report should roughly follow the following: 1. Description of the firm ? Brief history ? Critical strategic events ? Competitors ? Leadership etc. ? This section should be limited to no more than five pages 2. The strategic analysis of the firm

    Outcome Evaluation/Cost Evaluation Comparisons

    1. Describe the following four levels of outcome evaluation. Provide one example of how each evaluation is performed, and one factor that influences the outcome at each level. 1. Reaction Outcomes 2. Learning Outcomes 3. Job Behavior Outcomes 4. Organizational Results 2. Cost-effectiveness evaluation, cost/benefit e

    Managing an Organization

    If you were managing a department of college professors, how might you structure the department differently than if you were managing a department of bookkeepers? Why?