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Inventory Fraud

Inventory accounting is a good place for fraudulent behavior. Think about the accounting principles and practices related to inventory and list one way that fraudulent behavior might take place. Be very specific. Create one way to reduce the risk of this fraudulent behavior in the business.

Business Management and Facility Expansion

The Uniform and Linen Leasing Company (U&L) expansion plans include building a manufacturing facility in a small town in Alabama to manufacture cleaning products as well as perform research and development for new products. By locating their facility in this town, U&L will receive substantial tax benefits in return of providing

Lack of Change Management

In our experience, change management planning often receives less attention than conversion planning. Why do you think this happens? (graduate level)

Employee Grievance

You asked Jane to meet you for an early morning breakfast because she seems to be getting overwhelmed with the number of grievances your firm incurs. You want to share your thoughts with her on the following: How employee/supervisor disagreements were handled in the nonunion environments she has experience in, both prior to the

Managed Health Care

Describe and evaluate the strategies that a managed care organization can use to involve physicians in managed care processes.

Control Function of Strategic Management

Identify and briefly explain the steps that are involved in the controlling function of management. Which, in your view, is most important? Why? 200 words, no references

Proposed Vision, Mission, and Objectives for a Uniform and Linen Leasing Company

The Uniform and Linen Leasing Company (U&L) expansion has impacted all of its operations including areas of employees, facilities, products, and services. Trends related to competition strategies and globalization has also impacted U&L. U&L has identified the need to evaluate and reassess their company vision and operational obj

Digital media and community formation

Today, it is often a thin line between media usage/communications and ethical practices, privacy and messages. Describe your evaluation of how individuals use digital media in the formation of communities (local and global) and how relations may be transformed or cultivated using digital media. Please reference both evidence fro

Mayoral leverage strategy for the municipal structure

How will the mayor leverage the municipal structure to maximize power and encourage stakeholder buy-in? Overview: Growth in the City of Kelsey created concerns about the water supply. The local government developed a water sustainability plan to help address this concern. The city council members must prepare a report inform

Variables Surrounding Personality Traits

Reflect back on the diverse managerial roles that you have played in your organization - put yourself in role of ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT . These roles involve a variety of functions--human relations, maintenance, task, technical, informational, decision making, operational, and even strategic aspects. Some of these roles are c

Splitting Tips or Splitting Hairs?

1.Evaluate Bill Myers' management style and his handling of the complaint from Lauren and her co-workers. 2.Describe the workplace culture in the case and speculate about the ways male and female servers are treated. 3.Based on the case and your experiences, state whether you believe that female bartenders have equal opportun

Comparison of two proposals

Just looking for a few paragraphs (one for each bullet point) to start a discussion. Read the two attached proposals written for funding of elementary and middle school learning projects in Virginia. As you will see, these proposals were written using a specified format (obviously written in response to Requests for Pro

Spreadsheet building

The Willford Community College uses an Excel worksheet to compute tuition charges for incoming freshman. A sample of this file is attached. The file contains student name, major, high school GPA, and credit hours that they have registered. You are asked to complete the Excel file using formulas and function as described below.

Importance of strategic plan for change

I need help writing a memo with the material incorporated below Create a memo from the mayor to the city's municipal structure, emphasizing the need to have a strategic plan in place to ensure that stakeholders are informed of the changes regarding the city's water management. Incorporate information from previous assignmen

New Product Launch

The Board of Directors has asked you to prepare and submit a proposal to launch a new product. Based on your stated strategy and your current position in the marketplace, your proposal should include the following discussion: 1. In which segment should your new product be positioned? Low end segment 2. Considering the

Sailmaster Productivity in Sales and Revenue

Sailmaster makes high performance sails for competitive windsurfers. Below is information about the inputs and outputs for one model, the Windy 2000. Units sold | 1,217 | Sales price each | $1,700 | Total labor hours | 46,672 | Wage rate | $12/hr. | Total materials | $60,000 | Total energy | $4,000 | Calculate the produ

Analyzing Conflict Management

Suppose you have been asked to develop a training program for interviewers. An integral part of this training program focuses on helping interviewers develop better social perception skills. • Write an outline for this section of that training program that you would have developed. • Also be sure to address the characteri

Health and Safety Workplaces

Read the Application Case attached. Answer the following questions based on labor relations and collective bargaining. a. Evaluate the various claims made by the union and counterclaims made by the company regarding the charges of unfair labor practices. Which of the arguments are most persuasive? b. Was the statement by No

Comparing Traditional and Online Grocers

Amazon grocery is the on-line grocery division of Amazon.com. Aldi is a brick and mortar grocery. Compare and contrast Amazon and Aldi on the following points: Demographics, Socio-cultural, Economics, Advertising, Better Positioned, Recommended Strategy for the better positioned, and Recommended "Corporate Citizen" action for t

Comparing simple and compound interest and the Rule of 72

232. As a consultant, a client is asking you about simple and compound interest, and "Rule of 72". Compare and contrast simple and compound interest and describe why this is important. Also, your client wants to know more about "Rule of 72". How would you define this rule and discuss whether this is an accurate and useful rul

Bad cover letter

Aside from a resume, there is a cover letter which serves as an introduction to its attachment. Please give me a sample of a bad cover letter.

Performance Management Systems - HR

Review the document titled "Job Analysis-Based Performance Appraisal," in order to respond to the following question. What are the major purposes of a performance management system? How do these purposes connect in critical ways with training and development, compensation strategy, and the overall organizational mission and

Communication in Non-profit, For-profit, and Public Sectors

As a non-profit organization, how does communication differ from that with for-profit and public organization? What are the different communication needs of public, for-profit, and non-profit organizations? Are there any barriers between the different types of organizations?

Protecting Employees from Serious Injury

I have attached an article in which this applies to. In their 2005 article, Zahlis and Hansen warn organizations to "Beware the Disconnect". What do they mean by this "disconnect", and in what ways do you think it might apply to the military? (or if you cannot respond with why it applies to the military, maybe another organizati

Drivers of internal innovation

Relax, Enjoy, Indulge Surrounded by the shores of the Kelsey River, Baderman Island is a self-contained, all-inclusive resort destination. The Island features an array of restaurants, three different hotels to meet your individual needs, and an almost unlimited list of activities to entertain and relax you. Featured hotels on

System Development Methodologies

Choose at least one of the second, third, and fourth generation methodologies and one of the flexible and integrated methodologies (i.e., contemporary models). Discuss the main features, advantages, and disadvantages of these alternative system development methodologies

Digital media practices for future education

Choose an education-related website, an educational resources site or a web project. Identify and locate on the site two examples of the use of digital media for either effective, innovative practices or problematic practices. Discuss: 1. Why the practices are effective or problematic, incorporating a theoretical/historical per

Media Influence and Its Effect

Make a connection between the influence of media on how we live, work, learn and think. Discuss what your conception of how communications media have impacted learning. Please include specific references to the conceptual framework from your readings and your experience with any tangible evidence.