We live in an urban setting, the urban wilderness of Los Angeles! Do these uses of nature in advertisements work on us? Why or why not? How might they be reconfigured to an urban setting? Please note: it is Important that both your initial post and responses are not completed on the due date as that is counterproductive to an active discussion thread. The initial post should be completed by a few days before the due date and then the response to two peer posts should be completed by the due date. Try to cite at least one of the […]
As a Contract Manager under a project for a Government Agency to construct a new ultra-modern stadium in Zambia,identify and discuss the type of procurement methods that are available to use and the government laws and regulations that apply to the methods chosen under: i) A Design Build Operate and Transfer Model financed by Private Financiers ii) Traditional procurement using public funds As part of your answer highlight the processes that are supposed to be followed to ensure the successful completion of this type of a project.
Can you further lend some opinions and comments based on the way your company discusses unpredictable challenges that may occur when change is implemented at your company? What is a definition on sustainability? How can these points of view affect sustainability at your company and/or organization? How can a manager prepare for those kinds of outcomes by any kinds of training and development programs, webinars and/or seminars? What are your thoughts on this one?
Do you see any parallels between management and juggling? Are there always things coming and going and the need to keep everything moving in the same direction? Do you see management as a skill? Is a manager also a leader? Why or why not?
Phyllis M Japp and Debra K Japp’s “Purification through Simplification: Nature, the Good Life, and Consumer Culture” (128) (This one is more difficult, but very useful for the paper. I read the intro and conclusion first and then read the body sections). Japp and Japp Essay What are the two major myths of the good life in American culture, according to Japp and Japp? What belief do Americans hold that contradicts the two major myths? What is the “voluntary simplicity movement,” and how is it represented in The Good Life? What are the “visual” and “verbal” dramas in The Good […]
In at least 500 of your own words, define the term “compensation.” Next, explain the differences between strategic and tactical compensation, and give at least three examples of core compensation practices and at least three examples of employee benefits practices.