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    Sustainability Within the Manufacturing Industry (Food Services

    You should choose three of the industries identified and at least one of the transportation modes from your EESC. Then research these industries and transportation modes to discover issues with the environment. You can focus on specific companies as well as the general industries. Discuss these issues and what is being done

    Borrowing funds to meet customer requirements and debt

    Your assigned project is projected at an estimated order of magnitude to cost $20 million over the course of 5 years. Your organization intends to borrow the entire cost up front to meet customer requirements and pay the debt off over the 5-year life of the project at an interest rate of 10% compounded annually. Including the pr

    Action research and reengineering

    Outline and explain the main steps in action research. As part of your response, explain why restructuring is sometimes necessary for reengineering to take place. Give an example. Response must be 75 words.

    Purposes of Performance Management

    Define the three broad purposes for performance management, and provide an example of a situation that relates to each purpose. Use at least 75 words in length. All sources used, including any textbook, must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations in APA format.

    The Balanced Sheet Scorecard

    The Balanced Sheet Scorecard Can you think of any organizations that do not have relevant "customers" to take into consideration? How would this type of company differ from an organization where the Balanced Sheet Scorecard operates equally? Business Process Perspective What is an example of a business process where the in

    Devising a Separation Policy for Termination of Employment

    Employee Separation Policies and Procedures The ability to manage employee departures is critical for several reasons. First, a poorly handled and emotionally charged employee departure can create a legal situation. Second, a poorly handled employee departure can create serious morale issues pertaining to the employees left b

    Discussion of processes for integrating new employees

    An employee in the position (financial advisor) you selected for SLP 1 has been working for 1-1/2 years in her position. As the HR Manager you wonder what training and development needs exist for this employee as well as for others in her same job title in your organization. Discuss what processes you would implement to make

    Companies that use four modes of transportation

    Identify in the EESC where each of the four modes of transportation are used: rail, inland water, ocean, and OTR. You can use topic headings for each mode. Identify the materials being transported from which industry to which industry. Discuss why this mode is being used and what the costs are on a per ton-mile basis. Backgro

    Leaders as agents of social change

    Can you provide an analysis of the role of leaders and managers as agents of social change. Also, in your analysis can you provide an example of a public leader whose efforts led to social change please? (reference) Thanks!

    Privatization of Business

    Need help on the conflict of privatization of business with this sample: Introduction Power, communication and conflict Trust development Multicultural conflict resolution.

    Providing Meaningful Work, Consent for Drug Testing

    1. In your view, do employers have an obligation to provide employees with meaningful work? Should society take steps to promote meaningful work? Explain and a reference/citation. 2. How voluntary do you think employee consent to drug testing really is? Is the voluntariness of consent an important moral issue? Conclude by add

    Talent Management Research Priorities and Research Priorities and Resources

    HRM 532 "Talent Management" Week 9 Discussion 1: "Talent Management Research Priorities" 1. Considering the vast number of diverse groups represented in the workforce, create a brief research agenda that addresses how talent management strategy can proactively attract a diverse workforce. (Please add references if possible).

    The Integrated Model of Motivation

    •Analyze the four elements of the integrated model of motivation to determine which element is the most essential to get right when motivating employees. Explain your rationale. •Assess your current environment at work (or school) and recommend steps you believe would best motivate workers (or students.) Provide specific

    Measuring Our Worth

    Read pages 198-199 of the textbook. Once you finish reading the Case Study, answer the following questions: 1. If you were deciding whether to engage in the recall or settle the cases in which injury occurred, which would you choose? Why? 2. What influence does the value of your stakeholders have upon your decision? 3. What

    Ethics Study: Marketing Prescription Drugs

    Read Advertisements promoting prescription drugs have increased significantly since the FDA changed regulations in 1997 to allow direct to consumer (DTC) advertising. Among the most widely marketed drugs have been Lipitor, Zocor, Prilosec, Prevacid, Nexium, Celebrex, Vioxx, Zoloft, Paxil, Prozac, Viagra, Cialis, Levitra, Pro

    Lester Brown's idea on Sumerian's Irrigation System

    Lester R. Brown, who believes that humankind is dangerously harming the environment, points out that the Sumerians' flawed irrigation system resulted in Answer a sophisticated dam project. rising salt levels in the soil. widespread flooding. permanently drained rivers.

    Organization Employee Selection

    Discuss why employee selection is important for managers. Discuss how to achieve the effective management of people in organizations.

    Optimization & Linear Programming

    Optimization & Linear Programming (1) What is your opinion on the question below? In Case 3, 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 oth