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Crashing Projects and Activities

Bob Summers, CEO of Summer Construction has an opportunity to bid on a contract that pays $5500 upon completion, but the contract calls for a late performance penalty of $140 per week for each week that the project is delayed beyond eight weeks. Activity Normal Time Normal Cost Crash Time Crash Cost Immediate Predec

Country risk analysis for manufacturing expansion in India or Brazil

I need help on this assignment. I have to answers the following questions based on a chosen scenario. The selected scenario is : A manufacturing organization considering expansion to India or Brazil Country Risk Analysis paper Conduct an initial country risk analysis for each country in your scenario. The selected scena

Project Procurement and Risk Management

Mr. TorTe, Could You Please offer me any Guidance for this assignment it is a huge part of my grade. This is my assignment. It is due today and I am struggling with most of this. Any help that will enable me to write at least enough to pass would be great. Please answer three questions out of the following four. Each question

Project evaluation and equipment replacement

The company decides to buy the new equipment to replace the existing equipment that was acquired five years ago at a cost of $5,000,000. Research fee $80,000 was spent last year for the new equipment. The information of the existing equipment and the proposed new equipment are shown as follows: The existing equipment is ex

Conjoint analysis - Capstone Project

There are only six modules, so the timeline would be for the completion. Thank you. 1. A completed copy of the Module 2 Submission Report (See Appendix B). 2. A copy of the Capstone Project Proposal including all amendments and changes, which will serve as the final Capstone Proposal document. 3. A copy of the Wor

Conjoint Analysis - Capstone project

I have completed some of the requirements and submitted it. I will include the instructors response. Can you assist me in completing the requirements? Thank you From Instructor: Please review the requirements and format for this module and reviser your module. in addition, please do not use "me", "I", "my", etc. Instead use

Budget Project for Cost Accounting Class

Cost Accounting Class have decided she needs to take a long vacation. They have decided to make & sell 8 oz. Bags of Cinnamon Almonds for $2 each to finance her vacation. They will donate their time. Data for all other costs is given below. The sale will for the month of February

IT Project Management

Assume you have completed three months of the project. The BAC was $200 000 for this six month project. Also assume the following: PV = $120,000 EV = $100,000 AC = $90,000 A. What is the cost variance, schedule variance, cost performance index (CPI), and schedule performance index (SPI) for the project? B. How is the

Project Managment

Please help answer the following question in at least 300 words. Do some research to identify the key actions associated with closing out a project. Any ideas about how to make a schedule run faster?

Project risk management process

You met with the entire project team, many of whom worked together during the RFP process. You introduced yourself and reviewed the project scope, deliverables, and schedule. You brought up project risk management and noticed questioning looks in their eyes. You realized that project risk management means different things to dif

Project Management practice questions

Project Management Practice questions Multiple choice practice questions Practice questions to study for a test Attached you will find practice questions in multiple choice format that will help me study for my up and coming test. Please help me complete these practice questions so that I can start studying the responses

(Managerial decision making) Assume that you are part of a mediation team that has been brought in to help overcome an impasse between negotiators who are deliberating the use of embryonic stem cells for a research project.

Assume that you are part of a mediation team that has been brought in to help overcome an impasse between negotiators who are deliberating the use of embryonic stem cells for a research project. The decision makers are polarized along ethical and religious lines. Since this is a potentially emotional issue, what would you do in

Flow chart and improvements in quality

A catalog order-filling process for personalized printed products can be described as follows: Telephone orders are taken over a 12-hour period each day. Orders are collected from each person at the end of the day and checked for errors by the supervisor of the phone department, usually the following morning. Depending on h

Kurt's Kabinets: Calculate the operating cash flow for a project

Kurt's Kabinets is looking at a project that will require $80,000 in fixed assets and another $20,000 in net working capital. The project is expected to produce sales of $110,000 with associated costs of $70,000. The project has a 4-year life. The company uses straight-line depreciation to a zero book value over the life of the

Compute the total direct cost for each project duration

I am stuck on this... Assume the network and data that follow. Compute the total direct cost for each project duration. If the indirect costs for each project duration are $400 (19 time units), $350 (18), $300 (17), $25 (16) compute the total project cost for each duratin. Plot the total direct, indirect and project costs for

Market value of non-cash assets, unlevered equity

1) John is a successful logistical services firm that currently has $5 billion in cash. John has decided to use this cash to repurchase shares from its investors, and has already announced the stock repurchase plan. Currently John is an all equity firm with 1.25 billion shares outstanding. John's shares are currently trading at

Management of Telecommunications project life cycle model; disaster impact

After the Pre-project feasibility phase, the Telecommunications project lifecycle model identifies six steps. What are these steps? Briefly describe each. Where is management approval required in the steps? A business disaster takes place when, despite the implementation of good disaster prevention procedures, normal busines

I need help with excel spread sheet.

In this project, you will open the workbook and add a column chart to show how expenses were divided. To view these instructions while you work in Excel, do either of the following: Print this page of instructions or move back and forth between this page and Excel by clicking each application's button on the Windows taskbar.

Production Management

Prepare the case for an optimistic sales manager who suggests that you should move ahead with the FMS now. 250-350 words APA

(Production Management)

Read the Case Study "ROCHESTER MANUFACTURING CORPORATION" . Using 450-750 words APA , answer the questions As a production manager for RMC, what do you recommend? Why?

Production Management

Identify the competitive advantage of an organization at which you work or have worked (or an organization with which you are familiar). Describe how the organization's managers maintain competitive advantage and stay ahead of the competition 200-250 words

You are an OD practitioner and will manage a new project team.

Read The OD Letter between Larry and Ryan. You are to act as an OD practitioner who has been asked to advise Ryan on how to work with the XRS Laser Group. Create a case analysis using the Case Analysis Format. You're going to be making some recommendations to the XRS Laser Group, including your justification, based upon the OD