What do you see as our most pressing environmental problems and what role can and should business play in addressing them?

required to respond to at least two of your group members answers in thoughtful, meaningful, and professional dialogue. Person (1) What do you see as our most pressing environmental problems and what role can and should business play in addressing them? There are so many pressing environmental problems in the world today and I feel there is more focus on this topic than ever before because people care about the environment and what happens to it.  Climate change, clean air, chemicals, toxins, mold, lead, waste cleanup, greener living, and list goes on and on and on.  It is hard to Read More …

In 1990 Ford created the 9-passenger vehicle we know as the Excursion. The Excursion was classified as a medium-duty truck weighing in at 8,500 pounds and almost 19 feet long costing about $40,000 to $50,000 dollars.

will be responsible for giving critical feedback of at least 100 words to two other groups Person (1) Summary In 1990 Ford created the 9-passenger vehicle we know as the Excursion. The Excursion was classified as a medium-duty truck weighing in at 8,500 pounds and almost 19 feet long costing about $40,000 to $50,000 dollars. The Excursion was 43 percent below its pollution maximum with a 44-gallon tank for its class. The company believed it was following the philosophy set by William Clay Ford, Jr. when he vowed to make Ford, “the world’s most environmentally friendly automaker” (Barry and Shaw, Read More …

Discussion—Recruitment

Many recruitment strategies depend heavily upon Internet and social media sources, but for many situations non-web-based methods continue to play an important role. In this assignment, you are to research current recruiting methods and then analyze recruiting best practices. From your findings, compare and contrast at least three types of online sources with three types of non-web-based sources (career fairs, networking, etc.). As a part of your comparisons, address the following for each method: Cost: What are the financial costs to the company? Which methods are most cost effective? Timeliness: How much time is required to find a candidate? Effectiveness: Read More …

International Equity and Bond Markets

Assignment 1: Discussion—International Equity and Bond Markets Earlier, the CFO of GBATT had you look at capital and financial structures in general. Now, the CFO has asked you to look at the international debt and equity markets available for GBATT as a precursor to possibly changing the firm’s capital structure. Using the Argosy University online library resources and reliable and reputable Internet sites, do the following to provide the information the CFO requested: Analyze why GBATT may want to issue stock shares in a foreign market. Identify 3 international equity markets and evaluate their attractiveness to GBATT. Identify two groups Read More …

International Equity and Bond Markets

Assignment 1: Discussion—International Equity and Bond Markets Earlier, the CFO of GBATT had you look at capital and financial structures in general. Now, the CFO has asked you to look at the international debt and equity markets available for GBATT as a precursor to possibly changing the firm’s capital structure. Using the Argosy University online library resources and reliable and reputable Internet sites, do the following to provide the information the CFO requested: Analyze why GBATT may want to issue stock shares in a foreign market. Identify 3 international equity markets and evaluate their attractiveness to GBATT. Identify two groups Read More …

Staffing Strategy

Staffing Strategy In M2: Assignment 1 and M3: Assignment 1, you assumed you were a manager in the HR department for WidgetMaker, a large US-based company. For this assignment, you will once again take on that role. WidgetMaker has recently acquired a much smaller firm. The company culture and business objectives are very different for the two companies, but it is important for the executives to maintain the objectives of both firms. As a manager in the resulting HR department, you are now tasked with ensuring that the staffing strategies of the combined company promote these combined objectives. Organizational staffing strategies evolve as Read More …

principle of management memo

Kent State has just launched a new website design for www.kent.edu.  You are the Director of Admissions at Kent State University and you are writing a memo to your Admissions Counselors who focus on recruiting prospective students who can’t visit campus.  Write a memo to your staff detailing how to use the website with prospective students unable to visit campus.  Highlight and explain the five most important parts of the website that you want the counselors to focus on when working with these students. Hint: When writing your memo, you are to focus on what your staff should say to the students.  This Read More …

principle of management memo

Kent State has just launched a new website design for www.kent.edu.  You are the Director of Admissions at Kent State University and you are writing a memo to your Admissions Counselors who focus on recruiting prospective students who can’t visit campus.  Write a memo to your staff detailing how to use the website with prospective students unable to visit campus.  Highlight and explain the five most important parts of the website that you want the counselors to focus on when working with these students. Hint: When writing your memo, you are to focus on what your staff should say to the students.  This Read More …

Week 4 worksheet

Instructions: Turn to Chapter 7 of your Introduction to Graduate Writing Textbook. Do Practice Exercises 7.3 and 7.4. As you develop your research paper this semester, it is important that you pay attention to the structure of your paper. Every paragraph in your paper should have a purpose. That purpose should be easily detectable from the topic sentences in each paragraph. Moving from one paragraph to another—or from one big idea to another—often causes writers problems. To correct that problem, you need to be very aware of the sorts of transitions you use and choose them wisely.   This assignment Read More …

Marketing For Hospitality

1)  What is marketing, and why is it important to the success of a firm? 2)  Explain the difference between selling and marketing? How are they similar and how do they differ? 3)  What is a marketing concept, and how does this concept influence the hospitality facility? 4)  Discuss the components of the traditional and hospitality marketing mixes, and how is it used? 5)  What is the marketing management cycle? 6)  How do services differ from products? 7)  Define service quality and its process? 8)  Why is relationship marketing so important to a hospitality firm and how does it benefit the firm? 9) Read More …