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Negotiation - Coalitions and Multiple Parties

Q1. What are ways to deal with opposing groups who have more power or leverage? Q2. Compare and contrast the central route to influence vs. the peripheral route to influence. When is each appropriate? Give an example where you have seen or used each. Q3. What is the difference between coalitions and multiple parties? How d

Policies causing problems for certain groups

Dye (2010) stated "Policies that solve the problems of one group in society may create problems for other groups." Present one policy specifically targeted towards one group in society that created issues for other groups. (Answer provided in approximately 100 words.)

Training Designer

You are a training designer for a consulting firm and your supervisor has given you the following assignment: training customer service skills for 15 newly hired call center representatives, between the ages of 19-30. Discuss what considerations are important in how you design the training. What approach will you suggest to

Personal Assessment Tip Sheet

Tip Sheet Preparation I just need assistance putting this together this makes no sense to me at all. I am not asking for the assignment to be done or the essay. You helped me with the first part know I just need assistance putting it together • List what you do poorly • Provide suggestions for how to improve •

Public Administration, the Citizen, and the Consumer

Hello, I need assistance with the following questions: 1. Describe how your attitude toward public administration and public administrators has changed. If it has not changed, explain why. 2. Speculate on how the course might affect your career or career plans. 3. Will the course cause you to change how you interact with pu

Distributive and Integrative Negotiations

1) Discuss the two different types of negotiation, along with their preparation, strategies, and tactics. In preparation for development and implementation of a strategic supplier alliance which of these types would be most useful? 2) Framing is generally considered the determination of what issues are at stake in a negotia

Public Administration Careers

Hello, I would appreciate assistance with the following questions: 1. Describe the most appealing part of the public administration career. 2. Describe the least appealing part of the public administration career. 3. Explain how the public's perspective on public administration careers in general has changed. Thank

Performance Management System Development

The Hotel Ole's competitive strategy is "to use superior guest service to increase the length of stay and return rate of guests, and boost revenues, and profitability.". HRD Director Sue Smith knows that the Hotel Ole's performance evaluation system is archaic. When the owners started their first hotel many years ago, they went

Concepts and Constructs

I need help with my business research methods class. I have to come up with a scenario and then create constructs and constraints for the scenario. Then I have to explain how they relate to an explanatory hypothesis. My scenario is that female reps are having lower customer defections than the male sales reps. I don't truly un

Discussing Long-Term Care Insurance

Discuss: Long-term care insurance will be needed by an increasing number of Americans in the next few decades. But why isn't it popular now? Are there any problems with the current U.S. system with delivering long-term care? What are they? What is the purpose of long-term care insurance?

Code of Conduct - Change Management Plan

The senior executive team, the Ethics Review Committee, and the board of directors are concerned about successful implementation of the code of conduct that you are developing for ECG. There has been little focus in the past on widely communicated and consistent ethical standards due to a focus on the company's growth and the as

IKEA Case Study

IKEA (www.ikea.com) is a nearly $30 billion global furniture powerhouse based in Sweden. With more than 301 stores in 37 countries, the company's success reflects founder Ingvar Kamprad's "social ambition" of selling a wide range of stylish, functional home furnishings at prices so low that the majority of people can afford to b

Electronic Records Management.

What information security issues does electronic records management address? 150 words minimum and please list all sources used.

Work measurement is old hat.

Comment on the following: a. "Work measurement is old hat. We have automated our office, and now we run every bill through our computer (after our 25 clerks have typed the data into our computer database)." b. "It's best that our workers don't know that they are being time studied. That way, they can't complain about us gett

Organization Vision & Mission

What is the difference between a vision and a mission? How do values impact the vision and mission of an organization?

Organization's Strengths, Weaknesses and Growth Opportunities

This simple self-assessment tool focuses attention on some of the important areas of innovation management. Below you will find statements which describe 'the way we do things around here' - the pattern of behavior which describes how the organization handles the question of innovation.The score and average scores are as follows

Performance Appraisal and Evaluation

Consider how you might rate the performance of three instructors from whom you are currently taking a course. (a) Would it be harder to rate the instructors' performance or to rank their performance? Why? (b) Write three items to use in rating the instructors--one each to rate them in terms of an attribute, a behaviour, an

Casino Management Case

Nevada Laws and regulations Revised Statutes NRS 171.015 Jurisdiction of offense commenced without, but consummated within, this state; consummation through agent. When the commission of a public offense, commenced without the state, is consummated within its boundaries, the defendant is liable to punishment therefor in this

first mover or late mover

Management has called a meeting to discuss which way to go. They want to know if they should follow the "first-mover" theory or "late-mover" theory. You have been assigned the task to develop a neat and organized report for this meeting that will give evidence that describes and discusses either supports or disagrees with these

Business Environment Analysis

I am conducting a business analysis on JP Morgan Chase & Co. This assignment entails researching the company's business environment. Review the company's income, balance sheet, and cash flow to determine the financial health of the company. Be sure to compare your company to at least two other companies in the industry. I do

Case Analysis on Strategic Management.

Case Analysis Assignment Read the Harvard Business Case Study for Unit 1: Sind, M., & Yoffie, D.B. (February, 2008) Apple, Inc.(Case Study) Retrieved from the Harvard Business Online website. Prepare a Case Analysis on the topic of Strategic Management and why is it critical to the success of an organization in meeting its g

Professional Application

1. Assess your preparedness for a business leadership and management position based on what you have learned in your graduate degree program. 2. Discuss how you intend to use the degree achieved and how you will represent your knowledge to a future employer.

Self-Service

Please help with the following problem. As we all know, self-service has become more and more the norm. Gasoline stations and buffets, for example, are basically "do it yourself". Some eating places even ask you to clean up after yourself. Is this an example of poor service? Or putting it another way, no service?

Develop a Medical Records Policy

I need help in developing a medical record policy. How do you go about gathering the following information? - The contents of a medical record (example, what information goes in a record) - Guidelines for properly making an entry in a medical record (example, how to do so, how to make a correction, etc.)

The BP Oil Spill: Prevention and Considerations

Select an issue, opportunity, or problem facing your organization. (THE BP OIL SPILL) - What are the research questions? - What are the hypotheses? - What variables are to be considered? - What ethical considerations must you take into account? Discuss the significance, scope, magnitude and feasibility of finding a solu

Public Policy Lifecycle

Explain the Public Policy Life cycle utilizing a public policy you have become familiar with. Discuss how the importance of developing a viable Policy Adoption and what policy makers need to consider when adopting new or amending existing policies.

Decision and Retention Management

Downsizing and Retention Management Despite the objective to retain quality employees, many organizations find they need to lay off workers at all levels of the organization. Sometimes, the downsizing, or Reduction in Force (RIF), can have an undesirable impact on employees who remain within the organization. The primary g