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Operations Management Outputs

A steel product is manufactured by starting with raw material (carbon steel wire) and then processing it sequentially through five operations using machines A to E, respectively (see table below). This is the only use that the five machines are put to. The hourly rates for each machine are given in the table. Answer the followin

Research Proposal for Main Stage Events

Need Some Help about research proposal Prepare a simple research proposal related to your area outlining the main stages Selecting a topic (about, how the transportation or delivery business is the most beneficial of today business sector, and that's all because of advanced technology like; smart phones, and social media.

Qualitative and Quantitative Research discussion

Respond to following statements 1. Which technique one chooses really should depend on what the question is they are trying to answer. "Qualitative research methodologies have roots in a variety of disciplines. Qualitative research tries to achieve a deeper understanding of the situation. Qualitative research techniques are use

Is Mattel a Learning Organization?

Please describe the extent to which Mattel is a "Learning Organization." How does Mattel "learn"? What has Mattel "learned," and through what mechanism(s)?

Unethical practices in research studies

1. The application of the Institutional Review Board is to determine the level of participant involvement in the researcher's study and select appropriate forms. This involves human subjects, may not involve humans, analysis of secondary data, and analyzes biological specimens." "assistants are expected to carry out the sampling

Human Research : Unethical

When doing research involving human subjects researchers are required to have their proposals reviewed and approved by an Institutional Research Board (sometimes this is named differently). Why might this not be sufficient to address ethical issues with the research? reference Stanford Prison Experiments

FEEDBACK LOOP AND ORGANIZATIONAL LEARNING

I need help understanding the feedback loops in Whole Foods Market. Identify one Balancing Loop and one Reinforcing Loop. Explain each one of these loops. What are the causal factors and how do they affect each other? For the Reinforcing Loop, what is an area where there is growth? For the Balancing Loop, what is an area wit

Stakeholder Discussions

Respond to following statements: 1. To me, the definition of stakeholders has not changed, rather the roles of stakeholders have changed. For instance, as Kotter's article points out, the successful organization of the future will have two organizational structures: a Hierarchy, and a more teaming, egalitarian, and adaptive Net

Business and scientific research

Respond to statements on following: In what ways might business research be different from what is usually thought of as scientific research 1. To me, the primary difference between business and scientific research is that the former happens in an everyday setting, while the latter is done in a more controlled and sterile envir

Nadler-Tushman Model

I need help understanding how Whole Foods fits into the Nadler-Tushman Congruence Model. Below are some questions I have that will help me gain a better understanding of how they operate. Strategy: What is Whole Foods's strategy and classification according to Porter's three generic competitive strategies: Cost Leadership, Di

Lamaze Toys Finals

Compile the revised paper from Lamaze toy problems you have helped me with, formulate a complete 8-10 page research proposal. Please include the appropriate headings for each section of the proposal to help transition the reader and organize the paper. Remember to create your abstract. An abstract is a self-contained, short, and

Data Collection/Analysis

I am conducting a quantitative research study on the relationship between transformational leadership style and burnout, compassion fatigue, and turnover among social workers. What I am attempting to find out is if certain leadership styles are more effective in terms of motivating workers, the role transformational leadership

Lamaze toys

We came up with a couple new hot toys to choose from to be the "IT" toy for Christmas, choose 10 people in your organization to respond to the survey. If you do not have personnel in your organization to respond or you do not get a favorable response, then you may create fictitious people to conduct the survey. Before disseminat

Material requirements planning (MRP) short guide on computations

The help provides step by step instructions on preparing MRP plan for various scenarios. It includes BoM, scenarios with no inventory and opening inventory. This guide covers how to derive gross requirements, net requirements, offsetting for the lead time and BoM explosion.

Organizational Diagnostic Model

Which organizational diagnostic model would be best suited to an OD analysis of Mattel? Please be very thorough and specific.

Nike product changes

Read the case study, Nike, (attached) , and compose a persuasive 500-700 word essay that includes the following:  Describe ways that Nike could use at least two change techniques to improve effectiveness.  Based on the case study information, explain which stage in the organizational life cycle Nike is experiencing (and

Whole Foods analysis

I need help determining what the major challenges that Whole Foods faces in the coming year. What has been their nemesis in the past? What do their financial reports indicate for how they've performed in the last five years? I need help finding specific data to support any findings. Also, i need to know what organizational model

Measurement scale for each question in the survey developed

Write a 2-3 page paper discussing the measurement scale for each question in the survey developed in the Unit III assignment. (attached) Decide if you will use composite scale score or a summated scale score. Justify your decision. How will you measure reliability, validity, and sensitivity? Explain how you will deal with ethic

organizational technology, value, and strategy

compose a persuasive 600-700 word essay linking organizational technology, value, and strategy. You may use a real-life organization you have researched (or worked for) in order to illustrate your argument. Cite the textbook and at least one article using the CSU Online Library database to support your paper's main ideas. Use se

Basic experimental design for the proposal

lamase toy company from the past weeks Write a two-page paper describing a basic experimental design for the proposal. Design a basic experiment to assess a cause and effect relationship based on your research question. Include the following information: 1. Research the objective. 2. Explain if the design is a true experim

HR studies using statistical data

Search for 3 papers in your areas that you think contain statistical analysis. •What is the importance of statistical data analysis? •What are the appropriate published literature in my area of research? All I need is 2- 3 pages, (Word Document) Be sure to use academic references and cite to support your analysis. (A

Walmart Pricing strategy

Pricing Strategy of Walmart Term Paper: The term paper should be approximately 1,000 words in length. Should include a title page and bibliography. Term Paper topic: Pricing Strategy of Walmart. has to be an original. The school uses turnitin.

Wal-Mart: Pricing Strategy

Term Paper: The term paper should be approximately 1,000 words in length. Should include a title page and biblography. Term Paper topic: Pricing Strategy of Walmart.

Lean Operations

All organizations, regardless of industry, can implement lean operations. In the organization where you currently work, an organization where you worked previously, or one with which you are familiar, describe an operation that you would consider NOT to be lean. In other words, describe a process that you would say has a lot of

Balancing Loop, Reinforcing Loop

Need help answering the question below. Balancing and Reinforcing Loop- Explain each one of these loops - what are the causal factors and how do they affect each other. For the Reinforcing Loop, look for an area where there is growth. For the Balancing Loop, look for goal behavior.

Sampling, Central Tendency, and Sampling

Need Some Help about, Academic Writing !! 1)Write briefly about sampling and various sampling types. ( Mostly about Academic writing). 2)Measure using a statistical tool, the central tendency of a sample data of your choice. 3)Test using a statistical tool the dispersion of a sample data of your choice. 4)Provide two

This problem calculates average queue size and waiting time.

ABC Airline has one reservation clerk on duty at a time. He handles information about flight schedules and makes reservations. All calls to ABC Airline are answered by an operator. If a caller requests information or reservations, the operator transfers the call to the reservations clerk. If the clerk is busy, the operator a

google technology research

google technology research Analyze these five Google technologies that are currently under research and development. Self-driving Automobile Home Automation Smart thermostat Google fiber Cancer approach or clean energy. Choose one. Analysis of Self-Driving Automobile (500-word description & analysis of impacts on