The Jessica Dubroff Accident

You’ve seen the TV sound bytes, read the sensational stories in the popular press, heard the speeches by congressmen and the FAA administrator. Now read what actually happened and draw your own conclusions. Here’s an in-depth report of the NTSB investigation into the April 1997 in-flight loss-of-control accident in Cheyenne, Wyoming, of a Cessna 177B Cardinal that killed seven-year-old Jessica Dubroff, her father, and pilot-in-command CFI Joe Reid. http://www.avweb.com/news/safety/183036-1.html (Links to an external site.) Using this website as a starting point, find at least 2 additional sources and write a paper with at least three examples of human factors elements from Read More …

The Jessica Dubroff Accident

You’ve seen the TV sound bytes, read the sensational stories in the popular press, heard the speeches by congressmen and the FAA administrator. Now read what actually happened and draw your own conclusions. Here’s an in-depth report of the NTSB investigation into the April 1997 in-flight loss-of-control accident in Cheyenne, Wyoming, of a Cessna 177B Cardinal that killed seven-year-old Jessica Dubroff, her father, and pilot-in-command CFI Joe Reid. http://www.avweb.com/news/safety/183036-1.html (Links to an external site.) Using this website as a starting point, find at least 2 additional sources and write a paper with at least three examples of human factors elements from Read More …

Read “Case 15.3 Free Enterprise Fund v. Public Company Accounting Oversight Board” in Ch. 15 of the text

Read “Case 15.3 Free Enterprise Fund v. Public Company Accounting Oversight Board” in Ch. 15 of the text. Write a paper of 700-words in which you answer the following: If auditing of financial statements is required for the protection of public investors, should not all PCAOB members be taken from the investment community that uses audited financial statements? Why or why not? How does the decision in this case impact the validity of the Board and other provisions of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act? Cite at least 3 peer-reviewed sources. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

SMOKING

Choose (8) credible sources for your research project, and prepare an annotated bibliography in APA format that includes each source. At least Six of your sources must either be books or scholarly articles. The remaining Two sources may be from other mediums, such as: expert interviews, news articles, official websites, government documents, and other credible resources. Credible sources DO NOT include: Wikipedia, non-expert or non-journalistic blog posts, and “.com” websites that are not associated with a recognized level of professional credibility. Each annotation shall include one concise paragraph that states the following: A problem, issue, or question that the author seeks to solve, address, Read More …

Virtual Organization Management

New fundamental requirements for competitiveness        How your selected Virtual Organization is able to meet this requirement of competitiveness? Explain in detail with examples. Agility Distributiveness Virtuality Integratibility Scalability and business alignment Evolutionary capability 3 Types of BM VE Tools  Give examples of Broker, Virtuality and Market of Resources from your selected Virtual Organization. Broker Virtuality Market of resources Three main requirements for Business Alignment in Agile/Virtual Enterprise Integration  How your selected Virtual Organization is doing to meet these business alignment requirements? Explain in detail. Market alignment Resources alignment Resources provider alignment Technical requirements to support the Market Read More …

Introduce yourself to your team in the Unit 1 Group Discussion area. You will be working together throughout the session, so begin to build your relationships.

Introduce yourself to your team in the Unit 1 Group Discussion area. You will be working together throughout the session, so begin to build your relationships. Your first collaboration is to complete the Team Charter Template. To prepare to manage your company, you will need to identify a COO and a manager for each product (VP). You will need to agree upon communication processes and team deliverables such as timing of final product decisions and slide submissions.  The team process requires that: each product manager (VP) make thoughtful product decisions before the close of each round the team review the Read More …

How the Cantonese Opera In Toronto and Vancouver play an important role during the Exclusion Period (1923-1947) and Sino-Japanese war and WWII. And how the Opera affect Chinese immigration’s life in Canada during these two period.

This assignment will require you to find and analyze a primary source related to the history of the Chinese in Canada. Topic should talk about how the Cantonese Opera In Toronto and Vancouver play an important role during the Exclusion Period (1923-1947) and Sino-Japanese war and WWII. And how the Opera affect Chinese immigration’s life in Canada during these two period. Following the guidelines set out for the identification of primary sources, you should first identify a primary source that interests you. You may find a source in English or in any other language that you can read in the Read More …

Assignment 2: Marketing Plan

This assignment consists of two (2) sections: a marketing plan and sales strategy, and a marketing budget. Note: You must submit both sections as separate files for the completion of this assignment.   For the first six (6) months your company is in business—to give you time to perfect your product and to learn from actual customers—you will start marketing and selling in your own community, a radius of twenty-five (25) miles from where you live.   For most non-alcoholic beverages, marketing (as opposed to the actual product itself) is key to success. Cola drinks, for example, are fairly undifferentiated, Read More …

Assignment 2: Marketing Plan

This assignment consists of two (2) sections: a marketing plan and sales strategy, and a marketing budget. Note: You must submit both sections as separate files for the completion of this assignment.   For the first six (6) months your company is in business—to give you time to perfect your product and to learn from actual customers—you will start marketing and selling in your own community, a radius of twenty-five (25) miles from where you live.   For most non-alcoholic beverages, marketing (as opposed to the actual product itself) is key to success. Cola drinks, for example, are fairly undifferentiated, Read More …

Successful organizations have an ability to mobilize quickly when events open a promising window for social change.

Successful organizations have an ability to mobilize quickly when events open a promising window for social change. However, as organizations become more successful, the agendas they pursue broaden and it becomes more challenging to keep track of all the possible options for action, let alone to prioritize them. The Justice Project (TJP) found itself in this situation in the fall of 2006. After a number of significant successes, including the passage of the federal Innocence Protection Act, TJP had far more opportunities for changing the criminal justice system than it could possibly take on. In an environment where tactics may Read More …