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U.S. Goverment Contracting, Uniform Commercial Code

U.S. Government Contracting 1. Analyze three supply chain challenges for U.S. government contractors. (You will need to do Web research on U.S. government or other reputable sites to answer the next two questions.) 2. What is a GSA (General Services Administration) schedule, and why should a government contractor unders

Financial Occupation Examples

Provide 3 examples of occupations that use finance and give a brief description of each. Some of the questions I would like addressed are: What is the entry-level education for the examples you provided, what was the median pay in 2010 for the examples that you provided and overall, what is the salary range for people who have

Summarize each phase of the project lifecycle

The article links are also in this description. Five Phases I have to read the below articles and write a 2-4 ager paper to summarize each phase of the project lifecycle and analyzes how each phase could support the organization's business strategy. Below are the articles •Sheid, J., & M. McDonough (Ed.). (2010,

Principles of Project Management to a Project

Please help with this paper. How to apply the principles of project management to a real project ( a Project that you know that has been completed in real life like; the Colorado Air Port etc...) ( This is Just trying to analyze an already finished Project using the Project Management principles). Choose a project or endea

Doing Business with the Government

Please help with this work. It is done in three parts. It starts with Part I that is to finding an opportunity offered from the government website (Federal Business Opportunities) (fbo.gov) in a Request for Proposal. Still on part I prepare the INSTRUCTION to BIDDERS) and part I is Completed. THE SECOND PART is to develop and

Comparing E-Procurement Management Process

1. Go to each of the following sites: ● Kentucky e-Procurement (www.eprocurement.ky.gov) or (http://finance.ky.gov/services/eprocurement/pages/default.aspx) ● North Carolina e-Procurement (www.eprocurement.nc.gov) Familiarize yourself with the way each state is handling the contract management process. Compare the

5-training Methods

Identify, describe, and rationalize your top three-five choices of training methods. Your response should be at least 200 words in length. You must use at least an internet search and your textbook to complete this assignment.

Case Study for SAP and Petrotrin

Review the Jedd article from your assigned readings and write a 2 to 4 page (not including title and reference pages), APA style paper. Use contextual (Level One) headings to organize your paper and your thoughts. In your paper, discuss the following: • How has PMMM brought success to both SAP and Petrotrin's overall ent

Aggregate Planning & Level Scheduling

If a service firm were to attempt level scheduling for aggregate planning, should its level of output be at average demand, peak demand, or minimum demand? Explain why you responded as you did. Your response should be at least 200 words in length. You are required to use at least your textbook as source material for your resp

Graphical Method of Aggregate Planning

List, in order, the five steps of the graphical method of aggregate planning. Is it possible that these steps can be properly followed and the solution properly implemented without using a graph? Explain. Your response should be at least 200 words in length. You are required to use at least your textbook as source material fo

POQ, EOQ, and MRP Technique Lot-Sizing

Why will the POQ almost always outperform the EOQ as an MRP lot-sizing technique? Your response should be at least 200 words in length. You are required to use at least your textbook as source material for your response. All sources used, including the textbook, must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have ac

Inventory management

Inventory management is an important concept in production management. We all have inventory at home to run our homes. What issues do you have with your home inventory maintaining sufficient quantities and controlling its costs?

Supply Chain Relationship

What is the general relationship that supply chain management has to any type of business operations and what do you feel could be some of the concerns with supply chain management when managing global business operations. Please ensure that your help is in-line with the credits provided. Thank you.

Quality Management Initiatives into the Project Environment

Incorporate quality management initiatives into the project environment. Identify project scope, pricing, cost control, and estimating techniques to be employed (include summary of trade-off analysis). Include quality related topics of: Quality Movement Quality Management Concepts Cost of Quality Implementing Six-Sigma

Monitor Performance of the Project Baseline Plan

Using re-carpeting project as the model, compare and contrast the effect of monitoring performance against the Earned Value Baseline. Include Verification of Viability Establishment of Variance Thresholds Detailed List of Overhead with Justification of Needs Management Oversight Schedule Variance Provide a recommenda

Project management plan and Pareto chart

Complete the project scope statement, project management plan and Pareto chart based off of the project charter that is provided. Use notional names and values based off of the project charter. The requirements for each component of the documents are listed separately underneath each requirement. The Pareto Chart example is an e

Malcolm Baldrige Award

Answer in 500 words, in text citations, and 2 references in 6th edition APA format What is the Malcolm Baldrige award and why is it important? What are some comparable awards? Why would a company choose to pursue a Malcolm Baldrige award as oppose to another comparable award? For St. David's Health Care of Austin, Texas (2

Appreciative Inquiry

1. What is appreciative inquiry (AI)? 2. What are the implications of AI on defining project scope? Create a two- to three-page Word document in APA format to answer these questions. Include a title page and a reference page (not included in the total number count of pages). Short notice and have 11 more short essays to wr

Overview of the Project Life Cycle

1.Discuss how a project could be successful in terms of some measures yet unsuccessful by others. 2. Compare and contrast the four phases of the project life cycle process. 150 words APA 3. List and describe several issues that pertain to each stage of the project life cycle. Current book I am using: Kloppenborg, T.

What is methods analysis?

Question 4 What is methods analysis? How are flow diagrams, process charts, activity charts and operations charts used to analyze movement and activity? Your response should be at least 200 words in length. You are required to use at least your textbook as source material for your response. All sources used, including the t

Job Expansion - Vertical and Horizontal Component

This is my new assignment, your help would be appreciated. Question 1 It is said that job expansion has both a vertical component and a horizontal component. Explain, with reference to such terms as job enrichment, job rotation, and job enlargement. Your response should be at least 200 words in length. You are required to

Assess the Occurrence and Effects of Learning Curves

A question arises about the potential effect of learning curves on the project. The question is: Will the learning curve concept have an effect of the project? Assess the occurrence and effects of learning curves in the project environment. Include topics such as the learning curve concept, the cumulative average curve,

Analysis of NMCI project in terms of Risk Assessment

Unit V Scholarly Activity This next phase of the project is meant to build off the previous phases and chapters: Phase III: More Lessons Learned Phase III Work Breakdown: 1. Analyze and critique the NMCI project in terms of its: o risk identification and management, o its scheduling, o its budgeting, and o its manner of

Stock and bond that has historical data performance

I need information on a stock and bond that has historical data performance measures that you can be evaluated for the last twenty years. Based on your findings (explained), which option would have been the best course of action to pursue from a financial standpoint. Please ensure you help is in-line with the credits provided. T

Project Management and Four Frames

Answer the following questions in a total of 300 words with in text citations and references What is the difference between leadership and management? How do these two terms relate to a project manager? What are the four frames of organizations? Describe each frame. What is a work breakdown structure? What is a weighted scor

Fiduciary Responsibility Within a Project Setting

Determine fiduciary responsibility and its effect on a re-carpeting project. Analysis should include factors that determine final results, management reserve, the To-Complete Performance Index, steps to implementing earned value, and fiduciary responsibility and compliance. Identify how fiduciary responsibility will be monitored

Bid Items, Procurement of Documents and Project Management

What legal issues need to be considered when releasing items for bid? What kinds of changes can be made to contracts and procurement documents, and how should they be managed? Describe the relationship between purchasing and the work breakdown structure (WBS). What ethical considerations are involved in contract

Dodd-Frank and Sarbanes-Oxley Acts

What link does the Dodd-Frank and Sarbanes-Oxley Acts have to financial markets and what are the similarities or differences between these Acts. Please provide sources, thank you.

Analyze Interactions Between EVM and Project Procurement

Outline the relationship between earned value management and project procurement. Examine labor versus procurement, actual costs, over and under stating costs, and steps to employing earned value. Provide a minimum of three (3) examples of how EVM calculations could be effected by problem procurements. My goal is to const