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Economics and education

1) Should a country invest in education? Why or why not? How will investment in education affect a county's production possibilities frontier in the future? If a country should invest in education which level should get the majority of the funds? Should High Schools and Elementary Schools get the funding or should higher educ

Globalization and Strategic Planning

1. Discuss Blackberry's current strategic situation. To meet this requirement, perform a brief SWOT analysis of Blackberry in order to demonstrate understanding of the company's strategic situation. SWOT, as you may recall, stands for Strengths & Weakness, which are internal to the company, and Opportunities and Threats, which

Flower Foods and Steinway Piano Strategies

http://www.flowersfoods.com/FFC_CompanyInfo/VirtualBakeryTour/index.cfm Watch the above video. What competitive strategy is Flower Foods pursuing? and What 4 things do Flower Foods do to ensure highest quality and competitive price in their final product? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B6gumj9EWWE Watch the above

Conducting a SWOT Analysis/Rapid Reflection Model Characteristics

In 300 words or less briefly describe a situation where you think using a SWOT analysis would be useful and explain how you would roll it out. Also, what is your opinion on the Rapid Reflection model? Do you believe it could be implemented in today's hectic corporate world? Elaborate.

Cardinal Health Employee Practices

I need help analyzing how rewards and performance practices work in Cardinal Health. 1....Conduct and evaluates the current reward structure in Cardinal Health, be sure to examine both monetary and non-monetary rewards? 2....Evaluate the effectiveness of these rewards on performance. Additionally, assess how this reward s

Medical Career

Name of organization (Cardinal Health). Reason why you selected this organization? (Because I'm in the healthcare business and Cardinal health deals with healthcare and pharmaceutical issues). The Description and the analysis of the organization should include type of industry, number of employees, basic history, any other

ISO 14000 and 14001

Discuss ISO 14000 and ISO 14001 and briefly describe what companies must do to achieve this rating. 200 words, APA citation please

Environmentally responsible business

List five reasons why preserving the environment should be a permanent part of doing business. Do you agree with all of them? Explain your rationale.


Explain why whistle-blowing is important to encourage in a firm. Provide an example where whistle-blowing made a positive impact. 200 words, APA citation

Value of a Code of Conduct Discussion

If you owned a small business, would you develop a code of business conduct? If yes, what variables would you include? If no, how would you ensure that your employees were following ethical business standards?

Evaluating Strategy

Discuss some of the reasons why strategy evaluation is becoming increasingly difficult with the passage of time.

Projecting Financial Forecast

Explain how to perform a projected financial analysis. Identify at least one problem that may result from an incorrect projection.

Information Lifecycle Management

The relatively new "information lifecycle management" approach to data storage and use is receiving a great deal of attention these days. StorageTek defines it: "Information lifecycle management (ILM) is a sustainable storage strategy that balances the cost of storing and managing information with its business value." Like

Business Worth

Identify and describe three approaches for determining a business's worth.

Old Navy and Humor

What do you think of the creative strategy chosen for this campaign? What are the positives and negatives of content that relies on humor? Would you propose some modification to the concept chosen? What and why?

intro to Security

1.What are the three circumstances in which private security officers can legally use force? 2. Why is it possible to recommend less than a total integrated approach to security? 3. Identify and discuss the steps involved in a good risk management program. 4. Explain the benefits of the end result

Description Of Objectives

Provide an example of a well-worded objective, and a poorly-worded objective. Why is one better than the other? Explain your rationale.

Quadrant III Grand Matrix Strategies

Using a Grand Strategy Matrix approach, what strategies are recommended for a firm that is a weak competitor in a slow-growing market? Elaborate on what these strategies could mean for a college or university. 200 words, apa citation

Chrysler Daimler Merger: Reason for Failure

Chrysler chose merger as a strategy in 1998 when it merged with Daimler, a German automobile manufacturer. This merger was not successful. Why, in your view, did this merger fail?

Global Workplace/Global Economic Integration

Looking for a paragraph or two for each statement in order to start a discussion ... 1) Corporations and the global workplace do not shape the world, rather they are shaped by it. 2) It is wrong to assume that global economic integration automatically leads to social conflict.

DT International (DT) purchase equipment: Which vendor is best?

DT International (DT) intends to purchase equipment. To get the best price, DT asked for bids from vendors. Analysis shows that each equipment from the vendors is similar and has estimated useful life of 20 years. Additionally, each equipment will have year-end maintenance costs as follows: Year 1-5 Year 6-15

Goodyear Brazil

Could I get assistance with who are the Auto manufactures who sell GoodYear tires (specifically Truck tires) in Brazil. Also looking for information on who are Goodyear's retail locations in Brazil. And the name of tire retailers in Brazil.

Big 3 U.S. Automobile Company SWOT

Consider the "Big 3" automobile companies in the US. Select one and identify at least one (each) Strength, Weakness, Opportunity and Threat.