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    Career Development Activities

    Your supervisor has asked you to research ideas on career development activities for its employees that your company can implement. Post your ideas for the top three career development activities that you think your organization and other organizations should provide for their employees. Why are these important? Consider your an

    Selection: Predicting Performance

    The information that a selection specialist uses to predict future job performance can be obtained from several different types of devices: application forms, interviews, tests, work simulations, and so on. In this assignment, use course materials, resources, and the Cybrary to finish constructing your selection process. For thi

    Developing Training Programs

    1) List 5 questions that could be used to facilitate group or chat discussions on this topic (i.e. Developing Training Programs) 2) A paragraph for each question indicating the extent to which each question is likely to stimulate useful discussion of this topic and why.

    Material Requirements Planning

    Audio products inc produces two AM/FM/CD players for cars. The radio/CD units are identical but the mounting hardware and finish trim differ. The standard model fits intermediate and full size cars, and the sports model fits small sports cars... (Complete problem found in attached files)

    Nike Famous NBA star; dealing with resistance at your child care workplace

    1. Assume you are the Senior VP of Marketing at Nike. You have a famous NBA star under contract to market Nike products. In fact, you just "scooped" him away from your rival, Adidas, and are feeling quite good about yourself. Nike's brand image, as well as your reputation and career prospects at Nike, are tied up with this play

    Performance analysis

    Problem concerning "Van Horne Commercial Furniture Company". (Complete problem found in attachment)

    The company you work for is considering changing its applicant testing process.

    Your supervisor has asked you to address the following in a document that will be sent to other managers within the organization. What is needed: legal and ethical considerations of major types of tests as follows: 1. cognitive abilities 2. motor and physical abilities 3. personality and interests 4. achievement test

    Performance Review and Pitfalls

    Create a detailed training proposal that incorporates all of the following: 1. List and describe 4-6 common problems that occur when managers complete performance reviews. 2. Suggestions for supervisors on how to eliminate or reduce these problems.

    Selection Job Analysis

    Your supervisor sends you an email in which she states that she believes there is a need for more broadly defined worker KSAs (Knowledge, Skills and Abilities). Using course materials to support your position, briefly write a response to that email. Be sure to address the following: 1. Why would experts suggest that we need

    Research ideas on career development activities

    Your supervisor has asked you to research ideas on career development activities for its employees that your company can implement. 1. Post your ideas for the top three career development activities that you think your organization and other organizations should provide for their employees. 2. WHY are these important? 3. Ba

    Consider the following case

    LearninMotion.com: The Performance Appraisal Jennifer and Mel disagree over the importance of having appraisals. Mels says it's quite clear whether any particular LearninMotion employee is doing his or her job. It's obvious, for instance, if the salespeople are selling, if the Web designer is designing, if the Web surfer i

    Financial statements for Micro Chip Computer Corporation

    See the attached file (financial statement) for selected financial statements for Micro Chip Computer Corporation. Answer questions 1 and 2 below based on the financial data: 1. Determine the year-to-year percentage annual growth in total net sales. 2. Based only on your answers to question #1, do you think the company will


    Could you give me an example on how to effectively approach this article in reference to questions 2,3, and 4 I have tried hard to develop a thesis statement but could not come up with one that could give me at least four things to argument on. Thank you very much. My article is below... In an essay of five paragraphs Iden

    Business analysis of a haircutting business

    Andre has asked you to evaluate his business, Andre's Hair Stylling. Andre has five barbers working for him. (Andre is not one of them.) Each barber is paid $9.90 per hour and works a 40-hour week and a 50-week year, regardless of the number of haircuts. Rent and other fixed expenses are $1,750 per month. Assume that the only se

    Job Evalaution Method of Factor Comparison

    Use the Job Evaluation method of Factor Comparison, I need to to establish the relative worth of the following hospital jobs in which I have to : 1. Establish the relative worth of these jobs using factor comparison method and provide a rationale. 2. Use this information to develop an incentive plan and provide a rationa

    Economizing shipping costs

    Determine which shipping alternative would be most economical to ship 80 boxes of parts when each box has a price of $200 and the annual holding costs are 30 percent of price, given this shipping information: Alternative Shipping Cost (for all 80) Overnight $300 Two-day $260 Six-day

    Operations Management

    An appliance manufacturer has a plant near Toronto that receives small electric motors from a manufacturer located in Winnipeg. The demand for motors is 120,000 units per year. The cost of each motor is $120. The motors are purchased in lots of 3,000 units. The supplier has these motors in stock and usually ships them the next d

    Small University Goal for a Liberal Arts Program in a distance learning format

    Write to a board of a small university with the goal of convincing them to put their Liberal Arts Program into a distance learning format. You want to show them that the profits will grow as more and more students ease into the new format. You also want to show that potential student enrollments will far outweigh the fears of da

    Benefits of Distance Learning: Presentation Outline

    Write a basic outline for a presentation on the benefits of distance learning from a student's perspective. The audience will be students and teachers with very little computer experience and may be somewhat fearful of the idea. Make sure to tailor the presentation outline with this audience in mind. You can use a traditi


    Describe the specific problem that Retro faces with its warranty plan and how data mining might address the problem. Please see below... Company Overview: Retro's product line consists of a mid-sized sedan (Impression), a minivan (Express), a small sport utility vehicle (Altitude), and?the most recent addition?a sporty co

    What is data mining?

    Data mining is it a unique science used in the business world. Long version: When is using data mining appropriate and not appropriate. And why might use data mining instead of other analytic methods?