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nontraditional approaches to retirement You have been invited by the local Chamber of Commerce to lead a lunch-hour roundtable discussion on retirement. The group is specifically interested in nontraditional approaches to retirement such as gradual retirement, job sharing, flexible work hours, and cross-training of older workers into different jobs. Post a summary of your overall position on this topic and list some of the key points you want to make. Support your ideas with citations.

You have been invited by the local Chamber of Commerce to lead a lunch-hour roundtable discussion on retirement. The group is specifically interested in nontraditional approaches to retirement such as gradual retirement, job sharing, flexible work hours, and cross-training of older workers into different jobs. Post a summary of

Explain the concepts of intermediation, disintermediation, and reintermediation

President Learner wants your assurance that the e-business acquisition will reduce administrative costs associated with traditional brick-and-mortar health care providers while also improving customer relationships. You are to compose a memo that briefs Max on the capacity of e-commerce networks and e-business models to reduce a

E-commerce

How do you think e-procurement cuts costs and saves time?

E-commerce

Define a B2B portal and explain what benefits an organization may see from setting up an information portal.

E-commerce

Define the term reverse auction, and list three ways that procurement through a reverse auction would benefit an organization.

User Analysis

I need help with the following: - Describe the characteristics used to identify and profile online users and how those characteristics differ from descriptions of traditional consumers using physical and personal traits. - Discuss the role of computer-mediated applications in digital consumer behavior, such as digital consum

Supply chain: Costumer Service on E-Commerce

Hi, I'm working on a presentation on a Supply Chain course. The presentation is about E-Commerce and Supply Chain. It contains four parts. The fourth part has the title; Costumer Service. Actually, I would like to get clear points, some explanations and examples. So, I need only one part of the presentation, which is "custom

Southwest Airline Website Analysis

Communication is a process in which organizational messages are deliberately generated and guided by organizational objectives. With this mind, explore Southwest Airline's Web site in depth: Identify the overall message Southwest Airlines is attempting to convey to stakeholders. Which stakeholders are targeted on this Web s

E Business Plan Outline

Develop a high-level outline of an e-business plan for the e-business you have selected. Provide introductory paragraphs in each subsection of your plan indicating the scope of the section. My E Business Company info below The Internet has opened the communication line to many third world Caribbean countries, allowing them

E-busines

E-businesses often are challenged to create trust among their customers. People don't like to send money to strangers they never see. Read this article: Mangiaracina, R., and Perego, A. (2009) Payment systems in the B2C eCommerce: Are they a barrier for the online customer? Journal of Internet Banking and Commerce, 14(3), 1-1

E-businesses often are challenged to create trust among their customers

E-businesses often are challenged to create trust among their customers. People don't like to send money to strangers they never see. Read this article: Mangiaracina, R., and Perego, A. (2009) Payment systems in the B2C eCommerce: Are they a barrier for the online customer? Journal of Internet Banking and Commerce, 14(3), 1-1

Research and Decision Making Class

The four types of research represent reporting, descriptive, explanatory and predictive. They all can be called research models. What makes each one unique and different. Can you provide examples of each type in their application to research? Provide the references for the answer.

Company Selection Description

Question: Select a topic for an E-Business Plan. Include a description of the selected e-business that focuses on the product and/or services being provided. Develop an abbreviated e-business plan to create a new business or expand a current one that would be enabled through and depend upon electronic commerce. The business

Website Critique E-Commerce

In critiquing Nike's e-commerce website from the perspective of a consumer, what are your thoughts on their performance in the following areas: - Colors - Design - Interactivity - User-friendly - Bandwith sensitivity - Use of technology - Navigation When analyzing site features, consider the impact on the customer a

Leardership

Research a well-known corporation, and discuss the chief executive officer's (CEO) leadership qualities. Answer the questions listed below. For assistance with your assignment, please use your text, Web resources, and all course materials. Answer the following questions: 1. Discuss 3 factors or characteristics that y

Search Terms

E-businesses often try to appear high in search engine rankings as related to one or more "search terms" (words or short phrases entered into search engines). As an example, perhaps Oracle Corporation (a leading database software vendor) would want to appear high if someone typed in "database." E-businesses have various ways of

Tapscott and Williams Electronic Commerce

Give examples of the following statement by Tapscott and Williams: "As the new Web evolves, platforms for participation are becoming the competitive standard for top online properties. There are a variety of ways to compete in this environment, and open approaches to innovation do not have to be synonymous with free. Companies t

Tapscott and Williams Electronic Commerce

Consider the following statement by Tapscott and Williams: "...we must encourage innovation without eroding the vitality of the scientific and cultural commons. We need an incentive system that rewards inventors and knowledge producers and encourages dissemination of their output." What approaches might be taken to change the cu

E-business

I will set up a Medical Tourism business that helps U.S. citizens plan their trips to Costa Rica for Cosmetic Surgery and Cosmetic Dentistry. The aim of the business will be to expose US clients to world-class cosmetic care abroad at more affordable prices. Cosmetic dentists and surgeons in Costa Rica can charge less because the

Strategic Management

I am a marketing executive at a grocery store chain and have been asked by my supervisor to evaluate the positioning of two of my major competitors, relative newcomer Amazon Grocery and ALDI's. Amazon Grocery has over 15,000 non-perishable items, half of which are focused on the organic and healthier food-related products market

Website Critique

Select a major company Web site to review, and establish critique criteria for your review. Some areas of emphasis for your critique include: the site design, usability, and business processes for the customer. Also, 1. Select an e-business that is clearly established and operating on the Internet. A retail Web site, porta

ad campaign for an online university's bachelor's degree program

Create an ad campaign for an online university's bachelor's degree program. Include your ideas for the following: Advertising: Where will you advertise, and what will your message be? Public relations Interactive marketing: How will you use the Internet, social networking sites, and mobile ads (3 paragraphs total for the po

General E-commerce questions

What is a benefit of e-auctions to sellers? -Convenience since the bidding can occur anywhere and anytime -High stickiness to the web site -Annonymity -The optimal price is determined by the market Because online buyer's decisions depend on numerous independant and intervening variables, decsions made by customers are cla

Short Response Questions

Use the Internet to research at least three new e-Commerce applications that have had a significant impact on supply chain management. Please respond to the following: Supply Chains Compare the most significant challenges of managing the supply chain for a manufacturing company to that of a service company, and determine whi

Leader or Follower

Consider the broad area of e-business and e-commerce, and the fact that some companies are leading associated trends while others are merely following or perhaps not even doing that. In their 2001 book, E-Business 2.0: Roadmap for Success, authors Dr. Ravi Kalakota and Marcia Robinson indicated "Your company's success depend

move towards online stores

What specific challenges do you believe managers will face as they move towards online stores and attempt to convey their message in diverse markets?

Describe an e-business you might like to start

Describe an e-business you might like to start. Have some fun with this process. For instance, if you like dogs, you might decide to sell a downloadable information product about adopting a dog. Just please make sure your business does not include criminal or pornographic activity (your instructor is squeamish). Do not use he