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    Case Study , "Project Selection at Nova Western, Inc."

    Need assistance with the following questions. Need at least a 200 word response for each.

    1. Phyllis has called you into her office to help her make sense of the contradictions in project evaluation. How would you explain the reason for this divergence of opinion from one technique to the next? What are the strengths and weaknesses of each screening method?

    2. Choose the project that you feel, based on the above analysis, Nova Western should select. Defend your choice

    3. What does the above case suggest to you about the use of project selection methods in organizations? How would you resolve the contradictions found in this example?

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    Consider the two project evaluations on terms relating to "perceptions based on the project analysts assumptions on actual success" - thus by doing so, the core attributes equates as follow:

    1. Scoring model entails (a) strategic fit (b) probability of technical success, (c) financial risk, (d) potential profit, and (e) strategic leverage - that provides the assessment of a project to implement with less labor costs and downtime consensus, hence, the company resources and technical capabilities are both utilize to reaching a desired profitable goal outcome. Try and think in terms for the project, code-named Janus, by the head of software development as means for actual probability "over the long haul of production" compared to the other project idea, Gemini, for supporting business applications organization with scoring in "potential profit and leverage long-term."

    2. NPV Model indicated a more confirming and strategic analysis on the two by indicated the project, code-named Janus, by the head of software development b indicated 15% inflation rate overall period of time, w at $60k initial investment, while, the other project idea, ...

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    The review into Project Selection at Nova Western case for project selection to determine project success.