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January 9, 2019

Is the solution to organ shortage lies in incubating our organs in animals?

Every day, about 22 people in the United States die while waiting for organ transplants, according to federal statistics (1). Organ transplantation has become an accepted medical treatment for end-stage organ failure. Some people spend years on a transplant list, and others lose their lives while waiting (2). What if we could change that by growing human organs in farm animals (pigs), a process call chimera, in an attempt to solve the donor-organ shortage. A simple explanation of a chimera embryo involves injecting human stem cells in a pig embryo with the expected outcome of the resulting animal growing the intended […]
January 9, 2019

Read the “UMUC Haircuts Case Study” & review “Walmart Example.”

efore you begin this assignment, be sure you: 1.    Read the “UMUC Haircuts Case Study” & review “Walmart Example.” 2.    Review the process you identified in stage one and your instructor’s feedback on all previous assignments.
January 9, 2019

Do some research on Arik Air and the human resource situation in Nigeria

Case Assignment Instructions Arik Air is one Nigeria’s largest airline and one of the largest airlines in all of Africa. Their employment situation is a bit unique in that close to 10 percent of their employees are expatriates. Recruiting and retaining expatriates to work as pilots or other positions in Nigeria can require higher salaries than are typically paid to local workers. However, disparities in wages between expatriates and local employees can lead to resentment. Overall, the human resource situation for a company that operates globally and hires globally such as Arik Air can be quite complicated. Do some research […]
January 9, 2019

Explain how we are in the Anthropocene

HUMAN ENVIRONMENT INTERACTION Note: Please refer to the GETTING STARTED module to learn how to maneuver through, and how to answer the lab questions, in the Google Earth () component. KEY TERMS You should know and understand the following terms: Anthropocene Era Global climate change Sustainability Aquaculture (Aquafarming) Greenhouse gases   Dam Human-environment interaction   Deforestation Oil extraction     MODULE LEARNING OBJECTIVES After successfully completing this module, you should be able to: ·         Explain how we are in the Anthropocene ·         Identify the relationships among population growth, resource consumption and sustainability ·         Recognize the global impact of human-environment interactions ·         Define and identify contributors of […]
January 9, 2019

Analyze evidence-based best practices for human resource management

This assignment, to be completed as an individual, is to analyze strategies and techniques for human resource management, talent development, and staff recruitment and retention. An aside about small group work: As you complete this assignment, think about talent development as it relates to your small group work; you will synthesize your findings and bring them to your small group evaluations in your Unit 8 assignment, Evaluation of Small Group Experience). Using the Capella University Library, course readings, and the Internet, research human resource management, talent development, employee performance and retention in an employee-centered organization. Complete this assignment in two […]
January 9, 2019

If you were the manager of a global operation, how would you ensure that an employee’s culture did not negatively impact the selection assessment?

If you were the manager of a global operation, how would you ensure that an employee’s culture did not negatively impact the selection assessment? Note: Make sure you read chapter 6 and be sure to pull information from this chapter.  Pay particular attention to the info starting on page 162.  The section on pages 169-170 will also be helpful.  This question is specifically about selection assessment.
January 9, 2019

Discuss how the three levels of management hierarchy: strategic, management, and operational relates to the mission of a business.

Management hierarchy: strategic, managerial and operational. (Click to Read Instructions) There are three levels of management hierarchy: strategic, managerial and operational. Part 1: Review at least 4 academically reviewed articles on each management hierarchy. Summary the articles in your own words. Part 2: Discuss how the three levels of management hierarchy: strategic, management, and operational relates to the mission of a business. Part 3: As an IT professional, how would you use information technology to improve the efficiency the three levels of management hierarchy?
January 9, 2019

Strategic Management of Human Resource in the Public Sector

Strategic Management of Human Resource in the Public Sector 1. Explore the broad impact on operations of the good soldier who is not promoted because of his or her competence in the current position. 2. Describe the differences between a political and an administrative perspective in leadership and performance management of public organizations. 3. Use theory bases and frameworks to articulate the importance of human resources management in a time of change.
January 9, 2019

Countertransference, Secondary Traumatic Stress Disorder, and Vicarious Traumatization

In previous weeks of this course, you explored many major aspects of crisis and intervention including the scope of crisis; skills, strategies, and models of intervention; the characteristics and nuances of crises affecting individuals, couples, families, and systems; and the collaborative nature of crisis intervention. Until now, your primary focus has been on the intricacies of how to help others experiencing a crisis. All too often, however, this unwavering focus on helping others cope with crises can lead human services professionals to their own personal and professional crises. In some cases, this can take the form of countertransference, in which […]
January 9, 2019

Will the increased use of  telehealth technology tools be viewed as dehumanizing patient care

Will the increased use of  telehealth technology tools be viewed as dehumanizing patient care, or will they be viewed as a means to promote more contact with healthcare providers and new ways for people to stay connected (as in online disease support groups), thereby creating better long-term disease management and patient satisfaction? Why or why not? Book: McGonigle, D., & Mastrian, K. (2015). Nursing informatics and the foundation of knowledge (3rd ed.).  Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett. (ISBN 978-1-284-04351-8) Cite Reference >300 words