1. To improve your current editing skills, what are some of your weak areas? What are some of your weak areas when it comes to writing? What can you do improve these areas? 2. For communication at work, describe what you would consider a successful (and an unsuccessful) incident? Also, provide specific examples of each from
In recent years, the free trade movement has come under increasing fire as markets have opened and barriers to trade have fallen. Discuss the pros and cons of free trade, considering the perspectives of both more and less developed countries. Do you believe the benefits of free trade outweigh the drawbacks? Explain why or why no
What are NIKE's individual and organization values? Analyze the origin(s) and subsequent evolution of the personal and workplace values. about 400 words, two references
This work is done on Dell. Analysis of Strategic Factors. Analyze the strategic factors or SFAS (Strategic Factor Analysis Summary) based on IFAS and EFAS tables. Show your three tables in Excel format and your discussion in a separate word document. analyze economic, socio-cultural, political-legal, technological, and fi
A project has the following precedence realationship and activity times Activity Activity Time Immediate Predecessors A 4 - B 10 - C 5 A D 15 B, C E 12 B F 4 D G 8 E H 7 F,G A. Draw a Network Diagram B. Calculate the slack for each activity, Which Activity are on the Critical path
See attachment. Help create a press packet that is delivered to different channels with the hopes of further publicizing the product. ? Resource: http://tektrekker.pbwiki.com/Tools-List ? Create two items for the press packet: o Write a cover letter to accompany the main communication piece. The cover letter must ad
In what situations is it appropriate to use focus groups? Explain.
Do you see increasing/decreasing/or stable demand in the oil industry? Is there a potential for new suppliers to enter the oil industry? Provide critical analysis for your answers. Please provide references. Thanks for helping me get started.
This is a business strategy class. I need help with this case study, please. ************ MACK: Hi, I'm Mack. My best friend Peter Charles (aka: PC) and I have been best friends for 10 years. Both of us have an extensive background in computers. For years, our friends and family have encouraged us to go into business for our
Do you feel that the Nichepreneur strategy might work for your future career plans? Explain why or why not.
See attached files. The purpose of the Case Study Paper is to assemble learning achieved into a scholarly presentation demonstrating understanding and application of knowledge in the area of strategic marketing. I need help writing this paper; an outline of key ideas to focus on, etc. I know that this research cannot be d
Why are performance objectives so significant for the development of business operations. And what types of principles apply to all other situations where some aspect of functioning or performance is measured, with the aim of improvement (like annual employee reviews)?
1) What's JetBlue's strategy for success in the marketplace? Does the companyrely primarily on customer intimacy, operation excellence, or product leadership customer value proposition? What evidence supports a conclusion? 2) What business risk does JetBlue face that may threaten the company's ability to satisfy stockholders
Create a new product that will serve two organizational businesses. Target-Marketing Strategy Assignment 1. Create a new product that will serve 2 organizational businesses 2. Must include description of product 3. Product could be global or national 4. Explain strategy for entering the markets 5. Analyze potential ba
How might Wal-Mart (or another large retailer) take advantage of each of the options listed below. Do not merely define the option. Provide a specific example of each, e.g., delaying further expansion to Asia would be an example of a timing option. 1. Flexibility option 2. Growth option 3. Investment timing option 4. Ab
Retention Strategy We are an outside consulting team and we have to propose a strategy for ABS in finding ways of retaining employees in the public sector because they are leaving for private sector positions. Private vs Public in Technologies. (e.g., Eco- sustainable technologies, interconnecting networks, people, proces
Using the available resources, discuss specific service issues Evan's organization is realizing. At a minimum, efficiency, responsiveness, quality, and costs should be discussed. Customers have provided some input regarding a number of issues that have been surfacing more frequently than in the past. If you use sources to supp
Applying the operations strategy framework as a guide, develop a presentation that outlines Evan's current business profile. In the presentation, include the following: - Address each major area of the framework (business direction, offerings, resources, discriminators, competitive analysis, performance, customer needs, a
Application of EPA Standards to Oil Spill Case: Analyze an article from Environmental Protection Agency's web site
Log into the Environmental Protection Agency's web site (http://www.epa.gov/). Access their newsroom area and select an article of interest to you where there has been a violation of compliance or the law. Answer the following questions: 1. Summarize the article (violation). 2. What do you think the organization in violation
Explain whether intuitive, innovative, imaginative and inspirational are valid and sufficient to explain all of creativity?
Explain: 1. A (Focused) Market Niche Strategies and focused (or market niche) strategies. 2. Illustrate with one company that you believe is employing a market niche strategy that is not covered in the attached pages. 3. What are some of the pros and cons of targeting a market niche? Second: Explain: 1. Vertical Inte
For my personal business study guide: Please identify the following by writing a paper (with paragraphs, including an introductory, body, and concluding section): 1) McDonald's main line of business, 2) A specific type of operations process that takes place at McDonald's (either service operations or product operatio
(Assumptions, Principles, and Constraints) Presented below are assumptions, principles, and constraints: 1. Economic entity assumption 5. Historical cost principle 9. Materiality 2. Going concern assumption 6. Matching principle 10. Industry practices 3. Monetary unit assumption 7. Full disclosu
Political overview and possible risks. Form of political influence? Wartime influence? What are the advantages and disadvantages of both democracies and dictatorships?
Political overview and possible risks. (Democracy or totalitarianism? What form of political influence? Wartime influence? Explain) b. Legal system overview information. c. Economic overview (Individualistic or collectivism? What would be the influences for your company?) d. Social overview (language, cultura
See attached file for the article. Article: Reinartz, W. & Ulaga, W. (2008) "How to Sell Services MORE Profitably," The assigmnent is below: 1. Please read the journal article and discuss the four recommendations authors make to sell services more profitably. 2.Please submit a summary of the article that includes c
How can databases, and the information kept in databases, be used for a strategic advantage? Give a specific company example of how this is achieved.
YOUR Corporation is a high tech manufacturer, distributor and seller of "Vapourware". Vapourware, as we all know, is the hi-tech solution to most of the world's problems: instant worldwide communications at the fraction of the cost of cell phones and Internet, 3D interactive TV, virtual meetings and conferences at the press
How the below companies analyze their business strategy. Kodak: It misread the trend away from film toward digital photography, and once the trend became obvious, they were too slow to react. It lost the value of the most powerful brand name in photography. Blockbuster: The entire home video rental industry is in danger o
See attached file. Britt, located in St. Cloud, Minnesota, produces two lines to electric toothbrushes: deluxe and standard. Because Britt can sell all the toothbrushes it can produces, the owners are expanding the plant. They are deciding which product line to emphasize. To make this decision, they assemble the following dat
The topic is McDonalds. Write a summary that details variables that you will incorporate into your table. These are the three I need to focus on. Environmental Factors that effect EMS Planning: 1. Politics 2. Financial Markets 3. Distribution Channels Format according to APA 6th edition. 3 References