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    Critical Thinking: Group Decision

    What about in a group decision? What happens when only one or two people on a team are critical thinkers? How can they convince the other team members to become critical thinkers or how can they convey their thoughts/ideas in such a way to evoke the other members to see the rationale behind his or her critical thoughts/ideas? Or

    Successful Implementation of a Plan

    Based on the grand strategy you selected, what are the necessary steps to ensure successful implementation? What are the Critical Success Factors to realize the full potential of the plan?

    Difference between a system and a process

    I am having difficulty with the difference between a system and a process. Can anyone use an example of how they are different? Does the process define how the work gets done and a system defined as the environment in which the process works in?

    Adequate Systems and Organizational Optimization

    1. Describe a sports team, family, or the human body as a system (or chose something else to describe as a system). What are the components? How do they work together? What happens if one is optimized at the expense of the rest? 2. How can an inadequate systems approach affect organizational optimization?

    Security Issues in Daily Life

    Please help me with the following: Select three different types of locations that you visit on a regular basis: work, school, grocery store, bank, hospital, church, airport, mall, etc. In a 1450 to 2250 word paper, identify the security that you observe in each. Analyze the similarities and differences. Make recommendation

    A bottling plant fills 2,400 bottles every two hours.

    Looking to see if I am correct. 3. A bottling plant fills 2,400 bottles every two hours. The lead time is 40 minutes and a container accommodates 120 bottles. The safety stock is 10 percent of expected demand. How many kanban cards are needed? K = DL(1+S) C D = 2,400 bottles every two hours L = 40 minu

    Functional or dysfunctional conflicts

    Each answer should be 200-300 words (I work at a motel as a desk clerk/ manager) Discussion Board Questions: 1. On balance are the conflicts in your organization functional or dysfunctional? 2. Is there a predominant conflict-resolution approach in your organization? How well does it work?

    Utilitarian Theory and Kant's Categorical Imperative Theory

    Need help applying Utilitarian theory and Kant's categorical imperative theory to a 5 page research paper. This paper is about fraternization in a school between a student and instructor. The objective is to select a business situation, identify ethical dilemmas that can raise in that situation, and apply different ethical th

    Reinventing the Wheel at Apex Door Company

    Read the case incident. Then, participate in the threaded discussion about the case based on the following questions. What do you think of Apex's training process? Give specific suggestions for improving the training process at Apex. REINVENTING THE WHEEL AT APEX DOOR COMPANY Jim Delaney, President of Apex Door Co

    Compensable Factors of Work

    Can you help me to analyze the valuation of compensable factors of work? Can you put it in paragraph form? Thanks. Please cite any references.

    Fallacies, Rhetorical Devices

    I need to know examples of bias, fallacies, and specific rhetorical devices in the speech and how the speaker addresses arguments and counterargument and if the speaker's arguments were effective from the following speech. Campaigner: There is only one man who can rid the politics of this State of the evil domination of Bos

    Research Jet Blue Airline Company: Strategic Management

    Find documents about the Jet Blue airline company and review them. Answer the following questions: 1. Jet Blue's most important problem is what? 2. What are the priorities and recommendations that you would give to Jet Blue? 3. How would you strike a balance between your commitments to shareholders and your community?

    Nasdaq and NYSE

    Chevron and Exxon are the two companies: Why would Chevron be traded on the NYSE and why is Exxon traded in NASDAQ?

    Interview Questions for a Senior Level Accountant

    What are some good interview questions for a Senior Level Accountant to ask someone that is interviewing for a Senior Level Accountant? What are some information the interviewing Senior Level Accountant should know about his/her company?

    Production Budgeting - Nebo Company

    Nebo Company makes and sells two products: leather and vinyl briefcases. The sales forecasts for these briefcases for the next four quarters are as follows: Leather Vinyl Briefcases Briefcases First quarter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 90 90 Second quarter . . . . . . . . . .

    Affirmative Action: Example

    If it is unjust to discriminate against racial minorities and women on the basis of their sex or race, then is it not similarly unjust to give them preference for the same reason? Does preferential treatment increase rather than decrease the importance of factors such as race and sex in American society? What would be some examp

    Research a Recalled Product

    Research a recalled product. Explain the level of expectation the consumer has when purchasing a product like the one researched. As a critical consumer, what are your expectations for ethical advertising? What are three possible implications to the consumer when a product is recalled?

    Briggs Toys

    Welcome to the world of New York. all the toy companies display their products. It is also where the major trade shows and competitions are held. Buyers frequently come to the showroom to preview new and exciting products. For Briggs (fictitious company for school assignment), maintaining the right image is critical. Most of

    Outsourcing a Function or Activity

    When should a corporation or business unit outsource a function or activity? Provide at least one example of a function your organization should outsource or at least one example of a function your organization should not have outsourced.

    Formulate Strategies and Potential Strategic Alternatives

    Formulate strategies and potential strategic alternatives for different situations. Discuss the impact of technology on business. The Milinder Recycling Company has experienced significant growth over the past two years. Due to this growth, the company is currently encountering problems in the following areas: ***Esp

    Theft Prevention at Macy's

    Prepare a 7 to 10 slide presentation on theft prevention and response policy for a real or fictitious retail business. The policy should consider such variables as employee and customer theft, penalties and prosecution thresholds, and appropriate security measures. Identify the information you would need to gather to ensure th