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January 15, 2019

Pick two (2) items in the ISM Principles and Standards of Ethical Supply Management Conduct and IFPSM Code of Ethics and then explain how you could do better or improve on in your current practice

Pick two (2) items in the ISM Principles and Standards of Ethical Supply Management Conduct and IFPSM Code of Ethics and then explain how you could do better or improve on in your current practice. Explain the actions you might take when your company or your colleagues compromise ethical principles and codes based on your personal experiences. Describe three (3) ethical principles and codes that your company (or an organization you belong to and associate with) practices well, and how these practices help increase and grow the business.
January 15, 2019

What is meant by a hierarchy of strategy?

Week 1 Discussion Questions (750 words) 1: What is meant by a hierarchy of strategy? 2: Please discuss, in detail, what you think constitutes a good corporate strategy and why?
January 15, 2019

How is using a separate account for sales returns and allowances useful to management?

How is using a separate account for sales returns and allowances useful to management? If you owned a merchandising business, how would you decide which credit cards, if any, to accept?
January 15, 2019

What is a liability and how do they occur in a companies business?

When watching this video, please be able to answer the following discussion questions: 1)   What is a liability and how do they occur in a companies business? 2)   What are some types of liabilities? 3)   What distinguishes a “current” liability from a “long term” liability? 4)   Can a business incur a liability by “selling” a product or service? 5)   What is a contingent liability?  What has to exist for a contingent liability to be recorded in the accounting records?
January 15, 2019

Describe an instance when your job was made more difficult and/or less pleasant because of poor communication on the part of your organization and/or manager

Discussion Question: We learn in this module about some of the most difficult-to-avoid (and sometimes most common) obstacles to effective communication by managers. Describe an instance when your job was made more difficult and/or less pleasant because of poor communication on the part of your organization and/or manager. What went wrong in that instance? How could the negative impacts have been ameliorated or avoided? Distinguish between various communication obstacles and apply strategies to mitigate their negative effects when dealing with organizations on a global scale. Support your comments by discussing one or more examples from the contemporary environment. Using APA […]
January 15, 2019

How would you go about developing a Request For Proposal (RFP)?

Suppose you are in charge of selecting an and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution for your organization. How would you go about developing a Request For Proposal (RFP)? What are the top three acquisition risks that you foresee? Why did you pick these three? What would you do to avoid or minimize them? What are the top three benefits you expect to accrue from implementing an ERP solution? How would you check during and after the project to determine whether you gained those benefits? Cite two to three pertinent scholarly or trade journal articles in your response to support the […]
January 15, 2019

Choose the most applicable ethics theory and apply it to the issue described in the article. What do you see as critical to a strong solution that this theory ignores?

There are many reasons that employees might feel that they are discriminated against when applying for positions. If the employee is not offered the position, they may believe that this has to do with their status within a protected class. When candidates fall within a protected class based on race, sex, disability, age, national origin, or religion, the need for employers to understand and follow the “Uniform Guidelines on Employee Selection Procedures,” a procedural document published in the Federal Register to help employers avoid discriminatory action, is high. However, even when an organization understands these guidelines, there is no guarantee […]
January 15, 2019

The four major stages of the product life cycle

The four major stages of the product life cycle are: Introduction, Growth, Maturity, and Decline 1. Provide examples (products or services) that illustrate each of these stages (i.e. one product that is in the introduction stage, one product that is in the growth stage, etc.) 2. What suggestions might you make for each company/product/service at this point in time? Post your initial 200-300 word response to the discussion question by Friday, July 21. Respond to at least two of your classmates’ posts by Sunday, July 23
January 15, 2019

What are human factors that also come into play when communicating in a virtual environment?

Although the technology of communications is important, what are human factors that also come into play when communicating in a virtual environment?
January 15, 2019

Should the Federal Reserve System control the nation’s money supply?

Should the Federal Reserve System control the nation’s money supply? Defend your position using economic principles.