Please can someone help me? This is due in less than a week and I am on a dead line. I am behind on everything and this is the only I have to get done to pass. I am not asking for someone to do it for me but for some help. An outline I can follow and put together please.
You are working for IBG, Inc., a toothbrush-manufacturing company. The research and development department of an affiliate company has discovered that chemical X has significant whitening properties.IBG, Inc., sensing an opportunity, is considering purchasing the patent to be able to manufacture and market toothpaste that contains chemical X.As manufacturing toothpaste is not the main area of business for IBG, Inc., the company is considering starting a partner company that will be engaged in the business of manufacturing and marketing toothpaste.Before presenting the proposal in the next investor meeting, IBG, Inc. wants to conduct a
thorough study of the feasibility of the project. The board has asked you to submit a business plan that outlines a study of the market, industry environment, competition, and finance required to start the venture.
Scenario Tasks Your task is divided into three phases:
Prepare a report analyzing and evaluating the business environment and the industry. The report should also contain your strategy for entering the market.
Estimate the financial requirements of the project and devise the financial strategies for raising the finance. Support your strategies with facts and logic. You also need to outline the organizational structure and prepare the production and operation plans.
Create a business plan (not more than 50 pages) and an executive summary (not more than 10 pages) for the scenario. You will also create a short Microsoft PowerPoint presentation to be used in a formal presentation of the business plan.
Financial, Competition, and Marketing Analysis
you will estimate the financial requirements of the project and devise the financial strategies for raising the finance. You need to support your strategies with facts and logic.
You also need to outline the organizational structure and prepare the production and operation plans.
Include the following information in your report:
Estimate of the financial capital required for:
o Financing the life cycle of the venture:
Capital for expansion and growth
o Working capital required to run the operations of the venture
Planned method of raising the capital. (Hint: Select from the following while providing
the reasons and assumptions.)
Cash flow finance
o Government grants
o Valuating the company (Hint: Provide the reasons and assumptions for the selected valuation method.)
Type of Legal Ownership
Select the type of legal ownership and the reasons for it. (Hint: Select from sole proprietorship,
partnership, or corporation.)
Devise the structure of the organization and the reason for it. (Hint: Devise the structure of the organization on the basis of the product, functions, or location.)
Human Resources Practices
Provide a detailed account of the human resources practices to be employed.
Location of Production Facility
Provide the justification for the location chosen to set up the manufacturing plant.
Provide the justification for the location chosen to set up the marketing office.Page 2 of 2
1. Clearly state all assumptions made in the process.
2. Submit your report to the instructor for assessment at the end of week 6. Ensure that
you keep a copy of your work.
Business Plan, Executive Summary, and Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation
You will create a business plan (not more than 50 pages) and an executive summary (not more than 10 pages) for the project. You will also create a short Microsoft PowerPoint presentation to be used in a formal presentation of the business plan.
Include the following information in your report:
The business plan should contain the following elements:
Table of Contents
Company History and Purpose:
o Information about the history of the venture including how it started, its present
status, and the future projections.
o Outline of the long-term and short-term goals and objectives of the venture.
o Introduction of the product or idea with a brief introduction of the production
plan, sources of raw materials, and marketing strategies. You may also want to
mention the products or services that you plan to sell in the future.
o Introduction of the top management, including their experience, skill summaries,
and responsibilities in the venture.
o Introduction of the proposed legal structure of the venture.
Environment Analysis (Hint: From phase 2 of the project)
o Industry Analysis
o Competition Analysis
o Company Analysis (Hint: From phase 1 of the project.):
o Marketing Approach:
Product Design and Features
Advertising and Promotion
o Sales Forecast:
Market Size and Market Growth
Proposed Sales Plan or Market Share
o Source and Use of Funds (Hint: From phase 2 of the project.):
Sources of Capital
Uses of the Capital
o Structuring of the OrganizationPage 2 of 2
o Top Management
o Production Process and Technology Used
o Location of Production Sites, Factories, and Offices
The executive summary should contain the following elements:
Type of Business
Financial Information and Projection
Sustainable Competitive Advantage
Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation
The Microsoft PowerPoint presentation should contain the following elements:
Slide 1: Introduction
Slide 2: Overview of Company and Idea
Slide 3: Top-Management Team
Slides 4 and 5: Environment Analysis
Slides 6 and 7: Financial Analysis
Slides 8 and 9: Market Projection
Slides 10 and 11: Financial Analysis
Slides 12 and 13: Organizational Strategy
Slides 14 and 15: Operation Strategy
Slide 16: Closing Statement
1. Clearly state all assumptions made in the process.
2. Create the business plan and executive summary in separate Microsoft Word
documents. Create the presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint.
3. Submit the business plan, executive summary, and Microsoft PowerPoint presentation
to the instructor for assessment at the end of week 6. Ensure that you keep a copy of your
Hope you are well.
-- I am not asking for someone to do it for me but for some help. An outline I can follow and put together please. I need an A for me to pass this class or else I get dropped. I am already on an academic probation. Attached is the entire scenario and I am behind so I am really lost.
First, the overall of the assignment should assist in truly clarify what is currently going on (the business situation) that furthers an understanding on what is expected in completing the assignment. Thus, the scenario is IBG, Inc., wanting to buy the patent (legal authority to reproduce a product or service and even a logo) that can increases brand identity for reaching more sales within the targeted marketplace. The IBG, Inc., is a business with other products as well as a toothbrush manufacturing company that upon obtaining a patent for increasing teeth whitening properties - the brand identity can increase (profitability and brand awareness) in the targeted marketplace.
Now, the assignment is to provide a feasibility (the actual ability of a plan of action) that the IBG company can execute the obtaining of the patent that once garner - to proceeding in manufacturing toothpaste with enhanced chemical X of whitening properties. In order to proceed with such an action plan, the assignment is to create the two things:
1) Feasibility of the project (the action plan to conduct research on once the obtaining the patent of the toothpaste is feasible to rending profitability and to determine if the industry of toothpaste is financially supported in the marketplace, such as, the consumer base is larger enough that demands and wants such a produce feature).
2) Business plan - this ...
The review into creating business plan to introducing a new toothpaste product on the marketplace.
Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK)
Scenario - Your company, LRH Products, is about to attend a major trade show event in another city. You, a member of the marketing team, have been selected to manage the project. The project includes all the activities necessary to update the trade show display, re-stock the collaterals (brochures, signs, presentations), order new give aways, transport the trade show materials, and make all travel arrangements. At this time, you do not need to update any of the printed collaterals, but the presentation will likely need some small modifications. The sales people who will staff the booth also need to be identified, notified, and trained. Clothing may also be necessary to order for them.
You will start this project ten weeks before the event; the display needs to be shipped ten calendar days before the event begins to ensure adequate time for set-up by the on-site trade show staff. You have adequate budget, which was prepared by the marketing manager based on the costs from the last show.
You have a small team of people to help you complete the project. You are available to work up to 16 hours a week on the project. As the newest person in the marketing department, you are not very familiar with the products or what has been done at previous trade shows. You have significant experience organizing trade show events since you used to work from one of the competitors. You also have experience training sales staff. You do not know the vendors with whom you will work on this project, such as the printer and give away supplier. You do have the following individuals to draw upon their expertise for help and guidance.
Hours available per week 12
Related ExperienceHas been involved with the trade show for the past several years. Is very knowledgeable about the products and has a solid working relationship with the sales staff.
Comments - Likes to update the collaterals, especially the presentation. Is comfortable training the sales staff, but doesn't always cover the material correctly. Will go on vacation four weeks prior to the trade show and will be off for two weeks.
Hours available per week 8
Related Experience Administrative assistant for the marketing department and has been involved in preparations for several trade shows.
Comments Enjoys working on the give-aways and presentations. Does not enjoy making travel arrangements and tends to make mistakes there. May be pulled away from this project to support more time-critical activities.
Task needing assistance -
The Marketing Manager of LRH Products is very impressed with your work thus far and has asked you to be part of a group formed to create some project management corporate training documentation.
Your role is to be the expert in the following topic area - research should be done on the following topic area to formulate a ppt presentation -
Project Management Body of Knowledge - Describe the purpose of PMBOK, how it is developed, and how it can be used.
***I have attached the research that I have gathered thus far however any assistance would be greatly appreciated!****View Full Posting Details