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    Decision Making for Risk

    SLP Background: Decision Making Under Risk Recall from Module 1 Background that in decision situations there are three different levels of uncertainty: assumed certainty, risk, and uncertainty. In SLP 1, we covered assumed certainty. In this Module we will discuss RISK. Recall what it means for a decision under risk: Risk. I

    Buddy's Floor Barn Case 2

    Assignment: Assignment Overview In the assignment, you are again engaged on a consulting basis by Buddy's Floor Barn. This time, in order to get a better idea of what might have motivated customers' buying habits you are asked to analyze the ages of the customers who have purchased oak flooring over the past 12 months. Past re

    Informal Dispute Resolution

    Describe the steps involved in informal dispute resolution. When is this technique most effective? Why? Use examples to clarify your points. Describe an apology one could use, hypothetically which expressed regret, one where one accepted responsibility, and one where a remedy was offered. Give a scenario where resolving th

    Calculating EOQ and Reorder point

    Inventory Management (Reorder Point Calculation) A distributor of large appliances needs to determine the order quantities and reorder points for the various products it carries. The following data refer to a specific refrigerator

    Summarize Union Structure and Governance

    Analyze the Evolution of Unions to Provide a Historical Perspective The human resources meeting went well and employees had many questions regarding the structure and governance of unions, should one be established. For the follow up meeting, develop a document in which we evaluate and summarize how unions are structured and

    Evolution of Unions to Provide a Historical Perspective

    Within your organization, there has been talk about potentially forming a union. However, many are not sure of the need or really what the term "unionizing" is all about. Your director has requested for you to hold a meeting for all staff that reviews the historical evolution of labor unions within the United States. Your presen

    Negotiations at Work

    Think about the characteristics of a person with whom it easy to work with and the characteristics of a person with whom it difficult to work with. Consider that you need to ask each of them for a favor at work. What approach might you use when dealing with the easy to work with person? What approach might you use when dealin

    BUS520: Multi-Attribute Decision Making (MADM)

    Assignment Background We will begin to cover the finer elements of decision making. There are different ways to categorize decisions. The most common and useful way is based on the amount of uncertainty in the decision situation or the future. And there are three different levels of uncertainty: assumed certainty, risk, and unc

    Buddy's Floor Barn

    Pivot Tables and Pivot Charts Assignment Overview You are the lead consultant for the Excellent Consulting Group. It is mid-October. One of your top clients, Buddy's Floor Barn, has just closed the books for the first three quarters of the year (January through September). Buddy's Floor Barn requests that you analyze the sales

    Negotiations and Business Practice

    Can someone discuss with me the following questions independently? What are possible conflicts that you may experience in the workplace and in your personal life? Provide at least three possible conflicts and two alternative solutions to each. Identify and explain the issues that might constitute the bargaining mix and in

    national current trade union activities

    Write an analysis assessing National current labor relations activity. Support the analysis with examples if possible. A company or government entity that has recently been in the news regarding unions and bargaining maybe used. Support your paper with a minimum of five (5) external resources. Length: 5-7 pages Use

    "Management issues involving discrimination protected groups"

    I need 1750 - 2500 words on the topic in the title to help me with the final word count and add some insight from another point of view. I have a 5000 word paper on the following using the subject topic in the title. The final project enables you to infuse theories, concepts, and vocabulary learned in the course with a contempor

    Propose and Justify a Research Method and Design

    Develop an envisioned methodology and design for a dissertation research topic based on the research problem, purpose, and previous research courses, and then write a research paper to identify the strengths and weaknesses of the envisioned method and design. The topic is Walmart's Policy on Women's Pay. In the paper, justify

    Formulate Hypothetical Research Designs

    Given the two methods below, develop a hypothetical design plan for each method: 1. Quantitative 2. Qualitative For each hypothetical design, provide a discussion of the appropriateness based on course texts and/or suitable supplemental foundational research sources. Length: 5-7 pages References: Minimum of 5 schol

    LOG 501:Queuing Analysis/Logistics Challenges

    EBBD EMAIL - for Internal Use Only To: You From: Danny Wilco <dwilco@ebbd.com> Subject: Re: Deliveries clogging the loading dock area You asked for the specific details regarding the delivery process at the receiving dock. Since you've been busy at your other jobs, I had this information determined for you. • Receiving do

    Qualitative versus Quantitative Design

    First, review the attached document and find every reference to either qualitative or quantitative design. While these two approaches have many similarities, there are some important differences in the way each should be treated. Using APA style assist with creating a document with citations compare and contrast the expectat


    In case solution 624068 Can you please look over the background ,assignment and solution on this case? I didn't see Assignment Expectations of the report written Danny Wilco (Below) The report should thoroughly address these aspects in depth and breadth: • Problem situation: clearly elucidate the problem situation at EBBD

    Control Process: Performance Appraisal

    Looking for assistance with the below assignment. Please provide 150 - 250 words to help with creating a nice foundation to my final assignment. Thanks! Select one control process relative to the module objectives: hiring, performance appraisal, or responsiveness to customer demand. Based on your findings within module readin

    Exploratory Research Structured Explanation

    After reviewing Cozby, P. C. (2014) Methods in Behavioral Research, Chapter 6, please assist with the following questions in detail and support your answers with scholarly research citations where appropriate. 1. What is naturalistic observation? How does a researcher collect data when conducting naturalistic observation res

    Optimizing Inventory/Transportation

    Background Material: Modes of Transportation Waterways U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. (2010). The U.S. Waterway System, Transportation Facts & Information; Navigation Center, retrieved from http://www.ndc.iwr.usace.army.mil/factcard/factcard10.pdf American Society of Civil Engineers. Report Card for America's Infrastructure,

    P&G Connect & Develop

    Cover PAGE (Intentionally left Blank)   10 - Pages Total Properly cited all references according to APA no plagiarism please Times New Roman size 11 or 12 5. Integrate and justify innovative, strategic, and sustainable approaches to business practice and planning that appropriately challenge the status quo while rec

    P&G open innovation of "Connect + Develop"

    Cover PAGE (Intentionally left Blank)   10 - Pages Total Properly cited all references according to APA- no plagiarism please Times New Roman size 11 or 12 1. Executive Summary - 1 page 2. Apply a balance of theoretical and practical foundational knowledge (that is, theories, models, and practices) and an in-d

    Optimization and Linear Programming/ Heuristics

    Question 1: In this case you are learning to use LP to determine the best set of Order Quantities so that you obtain the Optimum (max) amount of profit for one product line at EBBD. As you write your report to Wilco to present your results, consider other applications for Optimization and LP. Explore the various ways t

    Apply Survey Research

    Develop a survey of at least 10 different questions pertaining to the subject of Walmart's Policy on Women's Pay. Be sure to include both quantitative and qualitative survey questions. Length: a 10 (or more) item survey with both quantitative and qualitative survey questions. Create a one page Word document with a brief

    Leading and Motivating an Organization During Crisis

    Please assist with the below assignment. I'm looking for at least 1000 - 1250 words to help with the required 2500 - 3000 words for this essay. Please address all three bullet points at the bottom of the page. Thanks! Regardless of the size of an organization, when two or more people come together to execute the operations, m

    EBBD Excel spreadsheet

    OPTIMIZING INVENTORY/TRANSPORTATION Assignment EBBD EMAIL - for Internal Use Only To: You From: Danny Wilco <dwilco@ebbd.com> Subject: Re: Quarterly Ordering Decisions Here is what we would like you to do. We want you to use the Import Beer product line as a test case for developing an optimization program. Use the Excel

    Organizational Structure Recommendations

    Evaluating Organizational Structure Recommendations Short essay help. Looking for 150-200 words to assist with the assignment below. Please follow the instructions and address all topics below. Thanks! Critically review the organizational structure recommendations reported within the In-Plant Printer article titled, "Organ

    Wal-Mart's policy on women's pay

    Develop a paper which includes an assessment of any ethical concerns for Walmart's Policy on Women's Pay as well as a brief review of the IRB Application. Length: 3-5 pages References: Minimum of 3 scholarly resources Use current APA standards

    Management by Objectives: Is it still used?

    I'm looking for 150-250 words to get me started and help with the foundation of my essay. Thanks! Peter Drucker introduced Management by Objectives (MBO) in 1954. MBO is now over 60 years old and some modern theorists argue that its use is no longer a best practice in today's global technologically mediated workplace. For exa

    Entra-/Entrepreneurialism and Creativity

    I'm looking for a little more than 1000 words to provide some additional insight into the foundation of my final copy of this assignment. Please follow the instructions below and accommodate the three bullet points at the bottom. Thanks! Entra-/entrepreneurial and creativity skills are essential for moving an organization for