See the attached file. What do weekly trash pickups have to do with customer relationships - why is it important? Do you have weekly trash pick up from an outside company like Waste Management? Do you talk to neighbors about the service (word of mouth)? If so, what are they doing RIGHT or WRONG that you think Waste Manageme
Describe and discuss (broadly speaking) the four Ps associated with Apple iPhone. Describe and discuss all four of the four Ps: People, Processes, Program, and Performance.
Create a general profile of a community. Describe the following - type of people who live in the community, type of work the residents do, how and where members of the community interact (festivals, grocery stores, community events, and so forth) Address the following questions in the profile: How do you describe the respo
See the attachment for the exercise.
What are some of the disadvantages of intermodal logistics parks?
As IT is affecting more functions in the business cycle, inventory management has become more automated. Technology has influenced logistics management across inventory areas to allow for ease of visibility and management of items. Records, levels of stock and even forecasting based on consumption can all rely on technology to
Which is more important to a distribution center, a good transportation system or a plentiful workforce?
1.How can a company determine the true importance of a risk. 2.When is risk avoidance the best option for management? Explain your answer. 3.What are some of the responsibilities of the Chief Risk Officer (CFO)?
While implementing their new LMS, Fantastik Lil' Pancakes (FLP or Flippers), a pancake emporium, has also implemented social networking sites, text messaging, internal wikis and blogs. They want to use "native" content inside of their learning management system. You also have heard about several franchise owners who have created
The last six of the HPT standards can be summarized in the acronym ADDIE - assess, design, develop, implement and evaluation. There are similarities here to SDLC, the software development lifecycle, as well. Compare the similarities and difference. Discuss advantages and disadvantages that an HPT practitioner might have when wor
The first four standards in HPT are RSVP - Results, Systematic approach, Value-added, Partnership. Compare software implementation processes with this approach. Identify opportunities that a performance practitioner practicing HPT will have to demonstrate their capabilities as compared to someone practicing standard software dev
Please assist answering the following questions: 1. Describe the art of negotiation in a global situation. What are the stages of negotiation and what role do styles of negotiation play? 2. Define "Formulation of Strategy". From a global perspective, describe approaches to international strategy and what factors a manager
Xavier and Yvette have been paired up to analyze the needs of ZZZ Sleepers mattress stuffers. ZZZ is experiencing a negative market impact from all the mattresses with air inside. They want to either improve their product or lay off half of their mattress stuffers. Xavier has experience analyzing the needs of project rollouts. Y
You have been loaned to a non-profit organization, World-Wide Webmasters' Webbies (the W4). W4 members tend to be programmers with a smattering of graphic artists and performance practitioners among them. Their goal is rebrand their membership as HPT practitioners. Think about the way that the programmers and graphic artists tha
1. Carefully explain the difference between a strategy of related diversification and a strategy of unrelated diversification. 2. What is meant by the term strategic fit? What are the advantages of pursuing strategic fit in choosing which industries to diversify into?
Use what you have learned about economic indicators to assess 10 different indicators. To add some more clarity to this, do the following: 1. Define 10 economic indicators. 2. For each, show how the US has performed, you can do this by providing the numbers. 3. Give a brief interpretation of the numbers in your opinion. Cite source data.
Use what you have learned about economic indicators to assess 10 different indicators. To add some more clarity to this, do the following: 1. Define 10 economic indicators. 2. For each, show how the US has performed, you can do this by providing the numbers. 3. Give a brief interpretation of the numbers in your opinion. Ci
Analyze the four types of facility layouts (process, product, hybrid, and fixed-position), and briefly describe at least one more possible layout of your own creation.
Analyze the four types of facility layouts (process, product, hybrid, and fixed-position), and briefly describe at least one more possible layout of your own creation. The first type is process...
Address the scenario listed below. Support your response with appropriate cases, laws, and other relevant examples research and cite research, using APA guidelines. Who Pays the Bill? Juanita was rushed to the hospital complaining of a severe headache. While the emergency room doctors examined Juanita, her mother, Estella Lo
A) Do you agree that getting all the appropriate personnel (management or lower level employees) on board to assist in executing it or approving the implementation plan can be a challenge? Explain. B) Do you think the Nichepreneur strategy might work for Someone just out of college without any work experience or worldly experience, are they me likelyto find defeat and disappointment? Explain. C) Do you agree that a niche service or a product can create a business that does well for a few but may not be good for many but that is okay because the size of a market counts in the equation? Explain.
A) Do you agree that getting all the appropriate personnel (management or lower level employees) on board to assist in executing it or approving the implementation plan can be a challenge? Explain. B) Do you think the Nichepreneur strategy might work for Someone just out of college without any work experience or worldly ex
In 1-2 pages explain how to create a Web Based Survey using the guidelines below. Conclude with a couple paragraphs explaining technologies role in evaluation tools. 1. Determine the target population to be assessed and the purpose of the survey. 2. Design the layout of the survey and format questions, remembering to keep t
Address both of the scenarios listed below. Support your responses with appropriate cases, laws, and other relevant examples research and cite research, using APA guidelines. Scenario 1: Walter Does It His Way Jonathan operated a landscaping business as a sole proprietor. Jonathan's business picked up in the spring and summe
Analyze and explain the last five years of employment data available in the Executive and Legislative and Judicial Branch categories. Predict and justify your position by stating what the available data may indicate in the next five years. Please provide any references used. Reference: http://www.bls.gov/cps/lfcharac
Consider the practices described by Carl Elliott in his essay "The Drug Pushers." Provide two arguments in support of the practices described in that essay. Next, provide two arguments against the practices described in that essay. Where do you stand on this issue? Explain. Please use: Beauchamp, T. L., Bowie, N. E., & Arn
Explain what is meant by economic risk of a nation by using a specific country as an example. Also how can economic risk in this country be anticipated? How does economic instability affect other nations?
Family First Farm was founded in 2006 by the Douglas family. Because it was a small family business, Oliver Douglas decided to keep things simple and operate as a sole proprietorship. Mr. Douglas is concerned that the business has grown too much for one owner and some of the issues the business faces could affect his personal as
Read the following scenario: You are a manager or supervisor of a company, and you need to acquire trainers to train your staff on using Microsoft® Office® programs. You must request proposals from various training companies and trainers to fill this need. Please assist in writing a request for proposal (RFP) and includ
It took a contractor 5000 hours to manufacture their first unit of an item. If the contractor expects to achieve a 94% unit learning curve, how many hours would be required to manufacture units 75-100? (Use the tables provided in the lesson). A) 87,245 B) 682,979 C) 710,683 D) 83,844
Evaluate the following scenario and determine why the particular form of business organization should be used
Evaluate the following scenario and determine why the particular form of business organization should be used. Define the form of business organization currently used Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of this form of business organization Define at least two alternative forms of business organization Discus
Jack and Louisa own a car wash. Jack and Louisa propose expanding their business by opening two more car washes in the same city. Louisa is a bookkeeper for a major corporation. She intends to eventually quit her job to operate the car washes full time. Jack and Louisa are going to hire a mechanic, Greg, who once owned his own c
Given the trends in economic, social, political, and technological factors, how would one model and design a new product or service for tomorrow's consumer base by thinking of this as a strategy quest
Given the trends in economic, social, political, and technological factors, how would one model and design a new product or service for tomorrow's consumer base by thinking of this as a strategy question that can involve multiple functions in a response, such as marketing, research, operations, finance, and technology.