Select one (1) global industry, such as the automobile or cell phone industry. Next, use the Internet to research three (3) major international competitors within the chosen industry. Take note of manner in which the popular international business press (e.g., newspapers, magazines, e-zines, press releases, etc.) depicts the sel
Explain the difference between commercial and on-site food-service facilities..
Summarize the role of decision making in business. Describe common biases in decision making. Interpret reflective and expedient decision making. Apply the standard of APA style to all research and writing tasks. Apply critical thinking skills to analyze business situations. 1. How will accomplishing these objectives supp
1. As an organizational leader trying to develop collaborative support for new strategies, what would you say is the most critical aspect for you to consider in terms of stakeholder roles (i.e., cultural competency, stakeholder engagement, etc.)? 2. In working with the stakeholders of an organization that has a dynamic and co
You are the operations manager of a large manufacturing company that produces widgets. Your widgets currently sell for $100 each. Your current cost to produce these widgets is $80.00 each. You have proposed a series of changes to the operations process that would reduce the cost to produce a widget to $64.00. The marketing manag
Please help with the following question: What impact does a private insurance-based health system have on the ability to control utilization?
Summarize and explain the legal and regulatory environment pertinent to quality improvement, including current issues of medical errors and patient safety.
1. What is the "value additivity corollary" with respect to evaluating ash flows over time? 2. What is the difference between APR (Annual Percentage rate) and EA (Effective Annual rate)?
Understand that the success of any business is through the leader's ethical practices, ethics should be the foundation of any organization and/or business. Look for two articles (references); one on ethical practices, and the other on unethical practices. Summarize how each would impact the companies reputation in the marketplac
Explain the role of collaboration, cooperation, and coordination in an organization's strategic planning process. Also how would stakeholders of an organization might create a unified meaning for ideas, goals, and/or missions? Please include references.
Nicholas Carr wrote several articles that discussed how information technology is making society less educated over time because we are continuously relying on computers more and more over time. Provide 3 pages of information (not including references) in the form of an argument explaining how information technology is or isn't
Explain statistical methods and tools used in quality measurement and improvement, including flowcharts, cause-and-effect diagrams, Pareto charts, and run charts. How are these used to assist in improving healthcare organizations?
How has Crocs redesigned its production process to meet the explosive demand the company has experienced since its inception?
Part 1: When management and labor reaches an impasse, they have three options for third-party resolution (mediation, arbitration, and fact-finding). Describe each option as well as when it is best for each to be used. Under what conditions or circumstances it would be best to use each option? Part 2: If labor and management
Provide information on "why an IT strategy focused on maintaining a cutting-edge technology position is the most effective way to support any kind of overall business strategy." Reference Material: Eric Berkman (2001, January 24), Why we're Still Talking About Alignment, CIO Magazine. Retrieved from http://www.cio.com.au/art
1. Indicate areas of further research in digital transformation of the traditional business world that would be beneficial. 2. What potential impact might the digital transformation have on the overall state of the field and the future directions of IT for a competitive advantage research in the next 3-5years?
I'm looking for a (4-5 page) paper discussing "How can organizations create business value from IT investments?" It must contain 3 references. Additional Info for reference: SMITH, H. A., MCKEEN, J. D., & SINGH, S. (2007). DEVELOPING INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY STRATEGY FOR BUSINESS VALUE. Journal of Information Technology Manag
Topic: Digital transformation of traditional business 1 State and provide background information for the digital transformation of traditional business. 2 What are the current theories and areas of debate for the digital transformation of traditional businesses? 3 Are there particular industries or technologies that will b
1. How difficult is it for merger and acquisition strategies to create value and which firms benefit the most from M & A activity? 2. What are the incentives for firms to use international strategies? What are the three basic benefits firms can derive by moving into international markets? 3. Explain the rationales for a
Would you provide a summary of a strategic planning resource for a nonprofit organization (ie. homeless shelter, healthcare)? Please provide reference.
Do you think the IMF policy of a tight monetary policy and reduced government spending is the appropriate response for nations experiencing a currency crisis? What are the implications for international business? Explain your answer in a well-constructed and cogent response
The possible ICT strategies to improve competitiveness in the wholesale and retail businesses.
Kindly assist with a brief scholarly writing about: The possible ICT strategies to increase competitiveness in the wholesale and retail businesses.
Which countries have a centrally organized and controlled healthcare system? How comprehensive is coverage in each of the countries with a national health service?
Assume that you are going to make a pitch to your CEO or the head of your organization of a new IT project. It is 2012 and you need to justify why you think such a project deserves investment. Let us know what your opinions are regarding: "Does IT Really Matter and Why? How do your views on this issue help/not help you in mak
Describe how organizations can create an ethical culture. Provide an example of a company with a positive ethical culture.
Describe the concept of analogical reasoning. Then, considering your last purchase decision, discuss how analogical reasoning could have helped you improve your decision and increase your satisfaction with the product or service that you purchased. Please help me with this. You can use one of your personal examples, it will g
Xerox is a very familiar corporate name in the United States. There was a time, however, when the company was faltering and needed to adapt to foreign competition. This exercise will help you see how complex such change can be. 1. Describe its current strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats (a SWOT analysis). 2.
Part 1 1. What are the differences between in-groups and out-groups? 2. How do quality leader-member exchange relationships influence follower behavior? 3. How does a leader's first impression and perception of a follower influence the quality of their relationship? 4. The development of a high-quality LMX relationship has b
Please help with the following questions: What are the most effective leadership styles? Why are they effective? In your opinion, what are the least effective leadership styles? Explain. Use journal article and cite academic references.