Your First Post—Module 3 MGT 407

Check current periodicals to find an interesting current event article related to Human Resource Management. After 1) reading the article, 2) provide a summary of the article 3) along with any additional recommendations, arguments and ideas you might have. Also, naturally, 4) include the citation. Feel free to use any other business-related journals or periodicals. This is not a complete list, just suggestions. http://www.blackenterprise.com/  http://www.businessweek.com/ http://www.economist.com/  http://www.shrm.org/pages/default.aspx http://online.wsj.com/home-page http://www.palgrave-journals.com/jibs/index.html Include the original question along with your answer in your reply. LED 402 Module Deccusion While searching for free 360-degree surveys, you probably came across quite a few webpages for vendors Read More …

Crude Oil Lac-Mégantic derailment, July 2013; Casselton, North Dakota

We can learn a lot by examining what went wrong in chemical/industrial accidents. The assignment is to research your assigned accident from the list below and to prepare a three-fivepage report (1.5 line space, 12 point font, Times New Roman, 1 inch margins). Your report should provide the following information: a bit of background information on the company involved the location of the accident the facts surrounding the accident (who, what, where, when, why and how), Be very specific on the probable cause of the accident and reasons for number of injuries/fatalities, ie. Reactions involved? Safety system failure? Operator error? Read More …

Assignment 2: Management at a Company- Well Fargo Company

Faculty will provide two to three (2-3) companies for you to choose from for this assignment. Using the Internet and Strayer University databases, research the selected company from its inception to current-day operations. Write a five to six (5-6) page paper in which you: Evaluate two (2) key changes in the selected company’s management style from the company’s inception to the current day. Indicate whether or not you believe the company is properly managed. Provide support for your position. Explain senior management’s role in preparing the organization for its most recent change. Provide evidence of whether the transition was seamless Read More …

Leadership of the Analytics Team

Write a response addressing this question: Why are the characteristics of leadership more important than management to guide a successful business analytics team? Explain and give rationale for your answer.   Your paper must: Be 3-5 pages long Include two credible outside sources Include an additional reference page Conform to apa format

Statistics and Economics question

Data on the 30 largest stock and balanced funds provided one year and five year percentage returns for the period ending March 31, 2000 (The Wall Street Journal, April 10, 2000). Suppose we consider a one year return in excess of 50% to be high and a five year return in excess of 300% to be high. Nine of the fund had one year returns in excess of 50% and seven of the funds had five year returns in excess of 300%, and five of the funds had both one year returns in excess of 50% and five year returns Read More …

Identify each Data Structure in your business. (Example: you’re running a trucking company. One Data Structure would be all the details about one driver including the types of trucks this driver is qualified to drive.) Remember to use the 3rd Normal Form!

Identify each Data Structure in your business. (Example: you’re running a trucking company. One Data Structure would be all the details about one driver including the types of trucks this driver is qualified to drive.) Remember to use the 3rd Normal Form! For each Data Structure in your business, complete a copy of the Data Structure Form. Depending on your business, you could have two or more forms. The form provides spaces for you to list the following: Business Rules listed, such as cardinality and modality rules, candidate key selection, etc., cover issues that pertain to the student’s project. In Read More …

Analysis of Strategic Application of Business Analytics Results

Research and locate examples, beyond those found in your textbook, of business analytics being successfully applied to strategic decision making. In addition, find examples that show when business analytics failed to be applied successfully to strategic decision making. For your analysis, settle on one good example of a successful outcome and one example of an unsuccessful outcome. For each—your example of success and your example of failure—address the following two perspectives: Describe the actionable intelligence, or what it could have been, and the consequence to the organization in terms of revenue, market share, growth, and stock value. Discuss the quality Read More …

Discussion Question: Family Therapy

In this discussion you will apply some of your understanding of family therapy to the following scenario: Debbie is 18 years old and has come in to see a counselor because she knows that she desperately needs help.  Debbie says that she sleeps 14 to 15 hours a day and would probably sleep the whole day if her mother did not wake her up to go to college. She says that she has lost interest in everything. Her parents want her to be a doctor, but she feels that this is not what she wants to be. Debbie prefers to Read More …

It Takes All Kinds

For thousands of years, people have put one another into multiple categories: different races, nationalities, political allegiances, creeds, economic classes, etc. What is the best way to classify the various people in your life?    Write a well-organized persuasive essay in which you explain the best system of classification for the people in your life and why it is the best.  Don’t write about ONE class of people, but create a SYSTEM encompassing most / all people you regularly encounter.   Note that you WILL be “docked” during grading for failing to follow the Instructions fully.  Among the provisions most often ignored Read More …