We are studying Training and development and I would like some help with the below. What do you think are some of the main drawbacks of relying on informal on-the-job training for helping new employees become competent on their jobs? What type of training do you believe would be most helpful to new employees? Explain each of the steps in the ADDIE training process. Explain the pros and cons of at least five training techniques. Explain what management development is and why it is important. Describe the main management development techniques. Explain cross training and are there any drawbacks of […]
Target is a large retailer with which you are familiar. Target has a reputation for merchandising thousands of inexpensive yet chic products for the home, including apparel, furniture, electronics, sporting goods and toys. Management is looking into opening stores in major European cities but due to limited floor space, it is unable to offer all of its usual products. You have been hired as a consultant to decide which products to offer. What criteria would you apply to decide which products? Which products would you definitely offer…and which not.
Physicians have been affected by changes in managed care. Explain how physicians can adapt to these changes and still practice medicine with the required quality of care. Explain how quality of care can be achieved in a healthcare environment that is heavily influenced by managed care organizations.
A description of three organizations and/or companies you identified in your research that, in your experience, effectively integrate innovative technologies into their prospective marketing strategies, and explain why these innovative technologies are effective An explanation of how these innovative technologies are affecting the market share of each of the companies you identified An explanation of how these technologies are changing the way consumers evaluate the company’s offerings and the purchase decision
Find an example of a company that you perceive as having a great marketing plan. List the company, along with a brief description. Why do you believe that the company has a successful marketing plan? Next, conduct online research on marketing plans. Describe ones that you found that might be very creative, informative, or might need a little work. Which ones impressed you? Finally, choose a company, brand, non-profit organization to base your marketing plan that you are creating for the course (Bakery for Spring 2019). Describe the product or services of the company. Again, this can be something you […]
Let’s assume that you have been hired to establish the compensation package for a newly formed company. Knowing that compensation consists of pay, benefits, and other perks, how would you go about setting up the compensation plan for your company? Would you include more pay with less benefits? What about more benefits with lower pay? Why did you select the approach that you selected? To answer this discussion question, REMEMBER: this is for a newly established company so you will not have an unlimited budget, so think realistically and prioritize your choices. With that in mind, explain how you would […]
Coltri asserts that the process of mediation has become “adversarialized.” Please write an essay of at least three paragraphs on what can be done to avoid this phenomenon if anything at all. In this essay, identify the causes, explain why they have this effect, and propose a proper solution.
Textbook – Health Care Information Systems: A Practical Approach for Health Care Management 4th Edition (Wagner, Lee and Glaser) Case 2: Registries and Disease Management in the PCMH E-book – page 530 Paper book – page 276 Identify and discuss the various IT tools and staff resources UHC used to deploy its education and self-management strategies among patients with chronic disease. What are their strengths? Liminations? UHC identified several challenges and lessons learned in this case. Discuss each of these including UHC’s approch to overcome the challenges. What other strategies or approaches might you have considered? Why? Explain your rationale. […]
Research shows that most new business ventures (not franchises) have serious challenges when it comes to acquiring start-up capital, predicting expenses and managing cash shortfalls. As a matter of fact, about 8 out 10 new businesses are no longer running after 10 years. Reasons include poor or inadequate management training, faulty or scant market research, or even boredom with the business. The number one reason for failure, however, is poor financial planning and management. So after reviewing the content in Chapters 7-10, incorporate your answers to the questions below in a 300-400 word summary. 1. What did you learn about […]