Turmeric & Spice want you to survey all the spice importers in their business. You know that the average rate of response to email and electronic surveys is 30% and that T&S has 100 importers located around the world. Create a metric based plan for building buy-in from the importers so that you do get at least 30% (and hopefully
Discuss some of the benefits of strategic philanthropy and why you feel it's important.
1. Some critics citing previous allegations of sweatshops have argued that Nike has not been ethical in its approach to production in developing countries. Is this criticism warranted? Why or why not? 2. How has Nike accomplished considerable growth over the past two decades? Can this continue? Why or why not? 3. Suppose
Unless your product is truly new and unique, there will be competitors. Whether it is street vendors, the government, or other businesses, there is always someone looking to tap into a new market. Identify the competitors, if any, in the market you have selected. My selected market is water purifiers of Amway. Describe how you
Data analysis and all other resources are linked to this case and you want to research and prepare a report that summarizes the following questions relevant to data analysis on a specific organization of your choice. 1. How did the company you have researched use or misuse data to support their decisions? 2. What were the resu
Explain the Kantian arguments Denis Arnold and Norman Bowie use in "Sweatshops and Respect for Persons" to support the claim that MNEs have duties to ensure that their off-shore contract factories meet minimum safety standards and provide a living wage for employees. Explain Ian Maitland's argument that improving health and safe
Describe a plan that states specifically what needs to be done and when each item will get done. This plan should include any "product development" efforts that still need to occur and should include your schedule for the creation of your promotional materials and related efforts. Next Steps in Next Quarter Next Steps in Ne
Please provide assistance in answering the following questions related to the marketing of Proctor and Gamble's product Pampers in the international market of Kenya. 1. What is the sustainability of Kenya's market? 2. What are the factors that influences Kenya? 3. Trends, Size of Market, Growth Rate, Profitability.
Why are graphs and charts used to represent information? How can you determine that a graph or a chart is misleading? Can the values on the x and y axis determine what the graph looks like? Can you construct a graph on a non straight line?
I understand Kirkpatrick but would love your thoughts... Kirkpatrick is known for four levels of evaluation: - Level 1: Reaction - Level 2: Learning - Level 3: Behavior - Level 4: Results How can these simple four levels be applicable in most organizations? Why would we want the same four levels in most organizations?
Using the 5Ps for strategy describe and evaluate an example of an organization's business strategy today. The 5Ps For Strategy can be found here: http://blsciblogs.baruch.cuny.edu/comstrategy/files/2010/01/definingstrategy.pdf
How is a people strategy strategic? Provide an example to validate your answer.
A winning resume makes it easy for potential employer to quickly and easily identify an applicant's skills and experience. Therefore, it is essential for an applicant to develop writing skills to present a professional resume that is free of grammatical errors.
Needs assessment is a critical part of evaluation. Select one of the needs assessment models and rate it using the table below. Submit your rating here. Be sure to identify the model you are evaluating. Remember that your comments are very important; bring clarification to the reasoning behind your rating number. Your Rating
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?
The information on WW2 showed that modern technology, imperialism, and industrialization, long praised in the name of "progress," possessed an equally awesome destructive potential. Since 9/11, wars have spawned economic instability that led to the recession. Why?
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)?
Choose four different countries. Describe eight key differences between American style/custom and that particular country's style/custom in terms of aspects of speaking, meetings, meals, relationships, friendships, and communication that would impact business dealings.
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
How do language and the question of a second language align with sending United States executives to overseas assignments? Should management teams be required to try and learn the language of the market they are entering? There is some amazing technology to assist with both the learning of a new language and the translati
What are your thoughts on profiling customers based on browsing and purchase history on Web sites? Does that kind of internet marketing hit the mark? Do you believe the results would be better than less targeted marketing? Why or why not?