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    CEO Business Presentations

    Imagine you have a meeting with the CEO and other high ranking officers of a company that invests in distance learning start-ups. Your objective is to obtain a loan for a distance learning company that you would like to start. Fortunately, you have a mentor to whom you can turn for help. Using a business-like tone and format

    Market Research

    PLEASE CONSIDER THE ATTACHED DOCUMENT FOR THE MARKET SELECTION MATRIX. Based on the attached paper. Please help addressing these questions. - Use an objective tool [a selection matrix] to determine which 1 overseas market to pursue among others. - Explain the importance of qualitative and quantitative research in unders

    The Reluctant Security Guard

    As a manager at Blue Mountain Company, you have been asked to handle the situation with David Tuff. Describe what ways, other than dismissal, you would use to handle this situation. In the assignment be sure to address the following: Do you feel the security guard took the right action? Would you have taken the same action

    Fast Food Restaurants Overview

    I had to visit two fast food restaurants that make hamburgers. Being that I do not eat fast food this is kind of hard for me to do and was wondering if I could get some help. Thanks. Below are the questions that I need to answer. 1. Describe the production process observed 2. Identify the customer expectations for the ser

    Survey and Interview Guides

    Compare quantitative surveys to qualitative interview guides. Identify the advantages and disadvantages of each. Support the discussion with solid academic references.

    Public Relations help

    Please help with the following problem. How do you determine the newsworthiness of an issue? Why is it important to use inverted pyramid style and the five W's in a press release? What are some advantages and disadvantages of the various types of media?

    New entry to market

    I have selected the following technology, company and country of entry. The Technology: Rack-mount Servers The Company: RadiSys (http://www.radisys.com/) Potential Country to Market to: Russia The product selected is rack-mount servers. And I believe RadiSys is not yet entered the Russian market or has not ventured compl

    Public Relations

    Why is it important to inform the external publics of significant events within the organization? What is your organization's relationship with the local, regional, national, and global media? What are some tools/techniques used to inform, influence, and motivate external publics? What are the ramifications of ineffective comm

    Public Relations & Internal Communciations

    Please help me with these questions: 1. Why is it important to keep internal publics informed? 2. How does corporate culture affect an organization's internal communications? 3. What are some tools/techniques used to inform, influence, and motivate internal publics? 4. What are the ramifications of ineffective commun

    Business Presentations

    The ability to understand the attributes of both the presenter and the audience is critical to a presentation. The objective and the target audience are so closely intertwined that you should consider them coexisting variables. In fact, the message is buried in between the speaker and the audience. Additionally, the physical pro

    Business Presentations

    What are the challenges that you personally face in presentations? What are some successes that you have had in making presentations? What are the ingredients for a successful presentation? Can a presenter really change his/her image from presentation to presentation? If so, how? Is it ethical? Try to think of an exa

    Forecasting for WidgeCorp: Applied Managerial Decision-Making

    WidgeCorp is considering branching out into cold beverages. You have been asked to come up with a regression model to forecast monthly sales of cold beverages for the next year. Think about what variables you might include in your model. Please research about regression analysis, and provide detailed discussion about various ty

    Presentation on Control Mechanisms

    Prepare a 10-15 slide presentation which contains the following: >Various control mechanisms used in each team members' organization. >Describe the control mechanism and state the type that it is based on the information in the text. >Effectiveness of these control mechanisms. >Examines positive and negative reactions to

    Examination of external stakeholders.

    Why is it important to inform the external publics of significant events within the organization? What is your organization's relationship with the local, regional, national, and global media? What are some tools/techniques used to inform, influence, and motivate external publics? What are the ramifications of ineffective comm

    Singapore Business

    Based on the attached article "HP in Singapore". - Compared to other countries, why did HP select Singapore? - What were 'key criteria'? - When did it establish its wholly-owned-subsidiary there? - What cases of ethnocentrism are identified in the mini-case? - How did HP Singapore become 'a strategic factory and developmen

    Changing American Wealth

    How much change has taken place through the years among the industries that have been the source of wealth for America's richest individuals? What does this say about the changing nature of the economy? ** See attached file for full problem description and graph/chart. **

    Impact of powerful buyers

    Which one of the following four driving forces - the threat of substitutes, potential new entrants, powerful suppliers, or powerful buyers - would have the most impact on a firm? Why? Do not say it depends. Choose one!

    Licensing, Franchising, or Joint-Venturing?

    If a U.S. company wanted to sell its products to other countries for the first time, which strategy should it begin with: Licensing, Franchising, or Joint-Venturing? Include the criteria you would use in your decision.

    Mr. Jorge Munoz Sales Representatives and Employee Training and Development

    The Director of Sales, Jorge Muñoz, has approached you to recommend training for new sales representatives. In the form of an e-mail, identify the training objectives and the audience analysis that you will recommend to Mr. Muñoz. To help you identify the type of work Sales Representatives perform, check out the Occupati

    Development and selection of HR instruments

    Can you help me get started with this assignment? In a Human Resources Department meeting, one of your co-workers asks you what factors you believe should be considered in the development and selection of instruments for predicting job performance. Using course materials to support your position, briefly write your response.

    Public Relations, advertising and publicity

    What are some differences between advertising and publicity? What are some positive and negative aspects of publicity? Why is it important to have a PR campaign? What is a real world example of a situation that illustrates the importance of a PR campaign?

    Managing Organization Change

    Read the Case Study "The British Airways Swipe Card Debacle" on pages 221 - 223 (FOUND IN ATTACHMENT) of your text. Please respond in bullet form. Review the British Airways Case Study, drawing on each of the perspectives addressed in Chapters 7 and 8. (Organization Development, Sense-making, Change Management, Contingency,

    Supplier & Buyer Power

    In the breakfast cereal industry, companies such as Kellogg, Quaker Oats, and General mills sell their cereals to grocery chains, discount stores and independent grocers. Chain retailers, such as Wal-Mart, Kroger, Safeway, Costco, and Albertson's, purchase the majority of breakfast cereal. Of these, Wal-Mart accounts for more

    Operations Management - Forecasting and Aggregate Sales

    8. Tucson Machinery, Ins., manufactures numerically controlled machines, which sell for an average price of $0.5 million each. Sales for these NCM's for the past two years were as follows: Quarter Quantity 2004 I 12 II 18 III 26 IV