Q1. List 5 factors which are critical when reviewing the effectiveness of risk controls and processes. Q2. What are ergonomic hazards? How can ergonomic hazards be reduced? Q3. How can you contribute to the reduction of biological hazards in the workplace? Q9. Managing work health and safety risks is an ongoing process that is triggered when any changes affect your work activities. List 5 instances which would require hazard analysis and risk control processes. Q4. List 6 major ways to identify hazards. Q5. List 5 key procedures which do need to be considered for the process of identifying hazards. Q6. […]
Managing diversity gives an organization the ability to grow and maintain its business in an increasingly competitive marketplace. Provide two examples that show how an organization might benefit from managing diversity.
1. What are the seven steps of a typical strategic procurement process? 2. Explain how a differentiation competitive strategy approach to procurement will differ from a low-cost leadership competitive strategy approach to procurement. Provide at least three differences. 3. For a large big box retailer, such as Home Depot or Walmart, describe three selection criteria that the buyer will use to assess potential suppliers.
Suppose you are working as a production manager in a textile company that targets the women’s clothing market. You and your production team follow all of the SOP’s (Standard operating procedures) when performing work related tasks. Recently you have noticed some printing defects in a finished product caused by employee poor performance. Based on your understanding about the control process, being a production manager what managerial actions you would have already taken to avoid this problem by monitoring employee performance and now what are the actions you will take to control the situation?
1)Evaluate the impact of the iPad using Porter’s competitive forces model. 2) What makes the iPad a distruptive technology? Who are likely to be winners and losers if the iPad becomes a hit? Why? 3) Describe the effects that the iPad is likely to have on the business models of Apple, content creators, and distributors.