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Formulainge an Operations Strategy for a Service Type Business

1. Formulate an operations strategy for a service type business for an Etiquette and Professional Communication Adviser, which employs at least 20 people. 2. Explain how your operations strategy impacts product design and process selection for your business. 3. Determine the key components of supply chain management for your b

Market intelligence methods

Question 1 What are some of the potential hazards a company might face by relying too heavily on distributors, retailers, or other intermediaries for market intelligence? Question 2 a. What may be the five key pieces of information that you would like to find out about from potential clients of the organisation? b. Chose

Business Opportunity for a Selected Industry & Research Market

Select an industry from the following list and develop a business idea for that industry: · Apparel · Food and Beverage · Telecommunications · Home improvement · Technology Research the market trends in that industry. Write a paper in APA format that identifies a

How do you believe Corporate Social Responsibility (or Social Performance) is related to an organization's corporate and marketing strategy AND an organization's financial performance? 2. What do you believe might be good methods/metrics to measure Corporate Social Responsibility? Please provide evidence to support your discussion. 3. Do you feel that an organization's target market(s) will be responsive to an organization's social and cause-related efforts? Why or why not?

1. How do you believe Corporate Social Responsibility (or Social Performance) is related to an organization's corporate and marketing strategy AND an organization's financial performance? 2. What do you believe might be good methods/metrics to measure Corporate Social Responsibility? Please provide evidence to support your d

Consumer Behavior Class

Relationship marketing (also called "loyalty programs") is used to foster loyalty between an organization and its consumers. Is relationship marketing a successful manner in which to build customer loyalty? Support your position.

Case: Inputs at Deckers Outdoor Corporation

BACKGROUND Each of the diagnostic models presented in Module One had particular strengths and weaknesses. The Nadler-Tushman Congruence Model is particularly strong in terms of Inputs. Therefore, for this part of the case, you are to analyze the Key Inputs of Industrial Services of America, Inc. From the reading you will

Considerations in an Advertising Strategy

Assume you are developing an advertising strategy for the promotion of a new product. What are some things you should consider? Why is having a strategy behind advertising important?

Segmentation Strategies to Target Potential Consumers

Using an organization and product of your choice, write a paper discussing the major segmentation strategies including demographic, geographic, and psycho-graphic that might be used to identify and target potential consumers for the chosen product. Evaluate each segmentation strategy, and determine which specific strategy (or st

Evaluate Marketing Website Assignment: Access the following Website: http://www.kraft.com/default.aspx Kraft Foods uses this Website as a part of their marketing strategy. Review the Website and write a paper on its effectiveness as a marketing tool. Include the things that you feel work well and the things that you feel could be done better.

Evaluate Marketing Website Assignment: Access the following Website: http://www.kraft.com/default.aspx Kraft Foods uses this Website as a part of their marketing strategy. Review the Website and write a paper on its effectiveness as a marketing tool. Include the things that you feel work well and the things that you fee

Target Marketing for Hispanic Markets

Read this article about casinos targeting the Hispanic market. Medina, Jennifer. (2011) Casino Town Puts Its Money On Hispanic Market. http://www.nytimes.com/2011/08/30/us/30primm.html?_r=1&hp Notice that targeting this market goes deeper than language. Looking at the background readings for this module, as well as wha

Market Segmentation Pertaining to the Retail Book Market

Let us look at the retail book industry as an example. There are a lot of people who have varying reasons to buy a wide variety of books. Using this industry as an example, divide this market into smaller market segments. Describe at least three of these markets segments. By making some assumptions, describe some characteristics

Evidence of Market Need

Overview of the business and products: Fresh Cafe is in the business of eco-responsible, quick-stop food establishment that provides high quality, healthy whole food to customers in the Central Business district of Los Angeles, and at four other affluent locations in Los Angeles. The customers can enter Fresh Cafe premises and

marketing strategy of companies

What is the connection between marketing research influences and marketing strategy of companies? How do they affect each other? What is an example of this connection from your organization?

Operating as a Niche Market Supplier

Please help answer the following question. A hospital's decision to operate as a niche market supplier is usually based on a market area study that includes future demographic trends. What other trends should also be considered when making the decision to operate within a specific market niche?

Global Communications and Advertising Strategy

1. Assume you are developing a global communications strategy for the promotion of a modified or new product or service. What are some things you should consider? Why? 2. Name a global advertising campaign you believe was successful. What made this campaign successful? Name an unsuccessful global advertising campaign. What ma

Examples of Push/Pull Promotions

Marketers can choose from two basic promotion mix strategies - push promotion or pull promotion. Find examples of companies that use each of these strategies.

Develop a plan for ongoing customer relationships

You are the vice president of sales for Apple and for the product iPhone 4, You have been asked to prepare a sales plan for the CEO. You have learned that your product life cycle has changed and is in the maturity phase. Given this fact, write one paragraph including: * Develop a plan for ongoing customer relationships and ev

Marketing Research proposal and short survey

Marketing Research Proposal You do not need to conduct the actual research, collect data or analyze results. You will be writing a proposal only and developing a short survey. Include the following: Background of the study Research problem (possibly decision problem too) Population and sample defined Sam

Industrial Services of America: How Does OD Relate to Strategy?

OD - How does OD relate to Strategy? How do you think the top management team at Industrial Services of America, Inc. could use OD to inform its thinking about strategy? Inputs - What are some of the important inputs to an organization to which you belong? Marketing Strategy (Generic Strategy) - price and product develop

Marketing Strategy for Apple

Please help me with an assignment by answering the following: Evaluate alternatives Apple Company must consider to realize growth. Identify the best value discipline, generic strategy, and grand strategy for Apple Company. Recommend a strategy or combination of strategies that Apple Company should implement.

Concept Generation in the Toy Industry

You have been called in as a creativity consultant to assist this toy developer. How could new product concepts that would satisfy this developer's wishes be generated?