Explore BrainMass
Share

Problem Solving Examples

This content was STOLEN from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

Hello I need some very detailed examples for each question below to use as guide.

Please give an example of a problem you encountered at work and identify your role, the problem and the steps you took to solve the problem along with the final outcome.

Give an example of a time you served as team leader. Identify your role, the problem and the steps you took to solve the problem along with the final outcome.

Give an example of how you have managed your time when working on more than one project. Please provide detailed steps along with your role, types of projects and how you managed, prioritized and managed time.

Give a detailed example of a problem or conflict that you resolved... provide your role, problem, solution and outcome.

What would you say are some of your greatest accomplishments? why?

© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 25, 2018, 9:36 am ad1c9bdddf
https://brainmass.com/english-language-and-literature/language/problem-solving-examples-580092

Solution Preview

I have given you some guidance. You will need to adjust to fit your needs.

-Please give an example of a problem you encountered at work and identify your role, the problem and the steps you took to solve the problem along with the final outcome.
A company I worked for was losing money on replacement tires, wheels, and brakes because of the acid the trucks were forced to drive through every day. There was no way to drop off the used batteries without going through the acid, since one reason these batteries were returned was because of leaking. The tires had to be replaced monthly and no tire lasted more than six weeks. Wheels were replaced every six months. The company had tried everything from special covers to drivers being held to a 2 mph minimum in the drop off area to avoid splashing. Brakes systems were replaced with the wheels. There were six smelting plants and each had twenty four trucks. Costs of large tires and wheels were exorbitant.
After working as the fixed asset accountant for several months, I researched the value of the wheels and tires (along with brake parts) together as a single asset unit. It qualified under the rules of a fixed asset, though they were replaced in such a short time. With some help from the management, I was able to establish the three items as two items, tires and wheels/brake parts, as a fixed asset and therefore depreciable under tax laws. The tax savings helped to mitigate the cost of the items each year.

-Give an example of a time you served as team leader. Identify your role, the problem and the steps you took to solve the problem along with the final outcome.
As the night leader for a distance learning program for a college, I was in charge of making sure all the instructors ...

Solution Summary

Examples of how different problems were solved using the questions provided.

$2.19
See Also This Related BrainMass Solution

Inferences Based on a Sample: Example Problem

A powerful women's group has claimed that men and women differ in attitudes about sexual discrimination. A group of 50 men (group 1) and 40 women (group 2) were asked if they thought sexual discrimination is a problem in the United States. Eleven of the men and 19 of the women of those sampled did believe that sexual discrimination is a problem.

a) Find the value of the test statistic.
b) Would you reject Ho and why?

View Full Posting Details