Good Guy Hospital Supply (GGH$) was founded in the 1960s to serve the hospital and nursing home industry. Over the past 35 years, its sales have grown an average of 26 percent per year, through both geographical expansion and increased existing-market penetration. Key to GGH$'s success is service. It prides itself that it is abl
What might be some steps a firm could take to encourage managers to supply "truthful" forecasting information?
Discussion Question (250 words each) 1. Explain the following competitive strategies and use at least two corporate examples: Focus on market niche, low-cost leadership, product differentiation, customer-supplier intimacy. 2. What is the role of strategic planning in creating value for an organization? Provide an example o
I need help with the following assignment: Examine current events and choose a risky decision that must be made. This decision should relate to a legal, political, or economic event in the business environment. The paper should include the following details: ? An overview description of the decision to be made ? The pr
The Bay of Pigs Invasion." Discuss the failure of the invasion in terms of bounded awareness. In your opinion, what caused the poor decisions to be made? Could focalism and/or focusing illusion have played a part in this failure? If so, how?
You anticipate a great deal of resistance to change from the employees of Pegasus, especially if there are layoffs involved. You and the HRD group must first identify the emotional factors of change and then present a plan to address these issues to the company in a meeting. You must consider the overall culture of the organizat
1-What is Open systems Theory? How can open systems Theory be used to understand an organization? Discuss how Open systems Theory could apply an organization or discuss applying the Open systems Theory to Skype. 2- Discuss Cost Volume Profit Analysis. How can it be used to Analyze. Do using it for Break-even Analysi
1, Discuss how Petters Group Worldwide / Petters Company Inc. were able to conduct a $3.65 billion Ponzi scheme. Using the concepts and framework of Enterprise Risk Management, COSO, and/or the Basel Accords, make recommendations as to how a situation such as this can be prevented. 2, Give at least one specific example of a
Based on Classic Airlines scenario(The world's fifth largest airline, Classic Airlines, commands a fleet of more than 375 jets that serve 240 cities with over 2,300 daily flights. In the 25 years since its inception, Classic has grown to an organization of 32,000 employees, and last year, it earned $10 million on $8.7 billion in
Controlling Consensual Workplace Romances - This discussion question looks at a couple options that companies use in an attempt to control employees from dating at work.
What are methods used to control consensual relationships in companies? The solution is about 330 words and includes two references.
Identify and describe the segments of the hospitality and tourism industries. Use examples to support your response.
Personal/financial management is the process of controlling your income and your expenses. In what ways do you feel your personal/financial management has affected (good and/or bad) your work performance? Explain in detail.
Can you provide me with a little help with a few AIB problems so I can gain an understanding of the concept?
Develop an IFE Matrix for McDonalds. Summarize your observations, including strategic implications as a result of the IFE and Financial Ratio analysis.
A process has Cp = 1.5 and Cpk = 0.95. Explain what this tells you about the process
Can you comment on below discussion: "For example, weakness among employees to fully understand and contribute to a process due to lack of education or training can become a constraint in terms of completing the process successfully. " A:You struck a chord with me on above, in the lack of education or training component. Whil
Once considered a commodity product, many small boutique coffee companies are luring customers with promises of high quality and unique flavors. How do the processes used by the small companies compare with those of the major coffee processors? Coffee producers purchase green coffee beans, which have been processed through sever
In your words,Think about how your personal and work life is different due to networks. In 4-5 paragraphs, answer the following: What role has networking played in our personal and professional life? Why are network standards important? Explain how network standards define your network. Create a homogeneous environment th
This is a general directive paper which addresses the following questions: I. How would you go about defining the identity of Able Corporation and creating its mission statement? II. What principle would you use in order to prioritize the implementation steps needed to accomplish the strategic objectives? III. What post i
You are on the admissions board of a university, in charge of creating a screening process that will predict academic success (university grade point average (GPA)) for newly entering freshman. At your disposal is a variety of data from hundreds of current university students including: - High School GPA - SAT score (from h
I am in the import of coffee beans, tea and cocoa from around the world mainly developing countries. I need help to write a proposal to promote my food-import business to prospective client and may be also to get funding?Please write a one page(max 450 words) proposal letter thÃ??Ã?¡t should talk abit about my business and
Tips for Trainers: Comparing Methods Conduct a search of the Internet to identify tips for trainers in dealing with difficult trainees. Compare the types you find with the types identified in the text. If different, compare those you found with those in the text and offer an explanation as to why you think they were not included. If types are similar, compare how the text and Internet site suggest handling these types, noting any differences and explaining which method you prefer.
Conduct a search of the Internet to identify tips for trainers in dealing with difficult trainees. Compare the types you find with the types identified in the text. If different, compare those you found with those in the text and offer an explanation as to why you think they were not included. If types are similar, compare how t
A comparative analysis of COSO I and II Vs. Basel I and II. How does Enterprise Risk Management relate to Basel Capital Accord?
For the session long project, we will analyze the different OM perspective of an organization. FedEx is the company in which I need to work with. For SLP 1, identify the following by writing a paper (with paragraphs, including an introductory, body, and concluding section): 1) The organization's name and main line of b
Now that you have given your team and management an overview of the reorganization and accompanying change impacts, you need to prepare your team to help manage the change. Using the Library, other materials, and credible Internet sources, find three models of change and discuss their advantages and disadvantages in relation to
How does below theory apply to your current or most recent employer? "Weaknesses are defined as constraints because they block the ability of the organization to achieve certain goals and objectives. In other words, if weaknesses or weak links exists within a process or task, that weakness becomes a constraint in terms of pro
Simultaneous equations are a set of equations containing multiple variables. What are two examples of how simultaneous equations are used in business? What are some of the different ways you can satisfy these equations?
Compare either a study of learning technologies validity or learning styles and technology obtained from either the web or professional journals published in 2007 or later. Technology in Learning Technology in learning is a broad topic. Really the topic can be a class in itself instead of one week. How does technology impact
What is your reaction to change in your personal history? What personal tools do you implement to help yourself navigate change?
What are standardized work instructions? Comment on some of the characteristics that effective standardized work instructions have and the benefits that organizations can enjoy by implementing them after close of a project. Provide an example.