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    Creating an "Elevator Pitch"

    Post a one-paragraph "Elevator Pitch," also known as a customer value proposition. If you have worked on a New Venture Plan, think of this as what you might pitch to a prospective investor if the two of you met in an elevator and shared a very short ride. Be sure to address the following in your paragraph: •Identify potenti

    Team Dysfunction

    Identify a time when you saw or were a participant on a team that encountered dysfunction or the ability to accomplish a task. Explain the situation. How did the leader deal with the situation, and was it resolved?

    Enticing non-union organizations to unionize

    What are the various methods utilized by staff representatives to woo the employees of non-union organizations to unionize? What are examples of employer obstacles they have faced, citing court cases? 200 words

    Effectiveness of performance management systems

    Assignment of journal analysis, It is due on September-7th (this Saturday). I need only a brief summary or bullet points and some of your conclusion, around 500-600 words with references (the assignment requires 800 words). If you have any request particularly about credits, please do feel free to contact me, and I need your

    Independent Contractors or Contingent Employees

    The recent economic downturn following several decades of corporate downsizing has had an interesting result in the labor market. There is a veritable army of independent contractors (ICs) and services providing contingent workers (CWs) available to fill any need. There is no job that cannot be completed using ICs or CWs. The qu

    Creating a project charter and description of approach

    Now that the stakeholders have been identified, you are getting ready for the overview meeting. Terry has asked you to present the project charter for discussion with the group. Continue work on the project plan by analyzing all of the inputs and creating a project charter and description of approach. Be sure to identify the dri

    Internet Recruiting and Growth of Internet

    The rate of growth of the Internet is astounding. The reasons for this go far beyond reduced costs and on the downside, there is some concern about missing people who don't regularly use the Internet. Like every tool, the Internet has its strengths and limitations and it is important for us to understand both. Respond to the

    Employee Referrals

    Of all the recruitment methods available, arguably employee referral is the most cost effective. Referrals often yield good results because employees typically do not refer poor quality candidates to their employer. Like all options, referrals have disadvantages as well. Respond to the following: • Discuss the advantage

    Applications for Queuing Analysis

    Queues and Waiting Lines (1) What is your opinion on the question below? In Case 4, you are learning to use Queuing analysis to determine various situations and possible solutions to waiting line of trucks at the dock at EBBD. As you write your report to Wilco to present your results, consider other applications for que

    Temporary and Seasonal Employees: Fair employment practice?

    The original case study: A flexible workforce is a great way to fill the business needs without making commitments to hiring. Temporary, or flexible, workers are often brought into an organization for a set period of time to perform specific tasks related to a project. A good example would be retailers hiring temporary/seas

    Debate Around the Affordable Health Care Act

    Explain the current health policy debate regarding the Affordable Care Act in the context of values, markets, and morals. In fairness and availability of care, who wins and who loses? Discuss equity, efficiency, and effectiveness. Select a point of view, and argue what should be done.

    Factors that contribute to the growth of tourism

    Identify five factors that contribute to the growth of tourism. Discuss these trends and how they have become more relevant or less relevant in our current world situation? Disposable income, niche market, package tour, charter tour, and customized tour. 200 words.

    Organizational Purpose - Starbucks Example

    I need some guidance with this case study: Given the assumption that strategy-making begins with clarification of organizational purpose, whose viewpoint should the organization reflect - the owners, stakeholders, employees, members of the general public or customers? Provide a rationale for your answer.

    Ubiquitous Ad Pitches Desensitizing Consumers

    Can you please help me with these questions from this article - Are ubiquitous ad pitches desensitizing consumers? Thanks in advance for your assistance. Visit the website for the PR Society of America and read the article from PR Tactics and The Strategist Online entitled - Are ubiquitous ad pitches desensitizing consumers?

    Reasons for downsizing and alternatives to layoffs

    The original student posting: Downsizing is a topic that is probably close to many of us. In today's challenging economy it is common for companies, large and small, to downsize their workforce in order to stay afloat. Companies often feel that downsizing is the only way to save the business. For what reasons do companie

    Productivity and Quality

    •From the video, determine how the same focus on quality demonstrated by the Barcelona Restaurant Group could benefit manufacturing operations. Provide specific examples to support your response. •From the e-Activity, make one solid recommendation for how the organization you researched could become more productive by ap

    Social Media and Empowerment

    How might social media and apps help empower employees to delight their customers and help the learning function contribute to enhancing environment sustainability?

    Research Paper on Children with Autism

    Please help with the components for the research proposal of living with a child with Autism. It must include: 1. Introduction: introduce the research proposal topic 2. Problem Statement: identify the very specific problem (without being too broad). Present this is a thesis statement. 3. Rationale for the Research: e

    Intercutural Management

    What processes do MNCs need to establish in order to reduce prosecution risk? Many MNCs have decided to confront concerns about ethical behavior by developing worldwide practices that represent the company's policy. What are four policies used to address this issue? How would you implement these four policies in your business st

    Disability as a Critical Disadvantage

    Why are people with disabilities at a critical disadvantage when compared with people without disabilities, and why might people with disabilities be unmotivated to apply for a job, and what disincentive might discourage employers from hiring a person with a disability?

    Creating a project plan based on core planning processes

    Reading Assignment: Shtub, Bard, and Globerson, Chaps. 1 and 2 PMI, Chaps. 1, 2 and 4.1 Objective Create a project plan (based upon the core planning processes) focused on customer needs and which effectively balances project and organizational objectives with stakeholder satisfaction and which addresses the nine project

    Job or Organizational Match

    Compare the importance of matching applicants to the job and matching applicants to the organization. This relates to the quality of the results of the staffing process. Respond to the following: - What are the advantages of matching applicants to the job? - What are the advantages of matching applicants to the organiz