Organizational Redesign Imposed by Natural Forces Increasing volcanic activity in Iceland continues to affect air travel. The volcanic ash is able to remain in the skies over Europe and parts of Asia for days or weeks, impeding aviation traffic. The 2010 eruptions of Eyjafjallajökull created traffic problems for all of Europe and resulted in disrupting air travel for millions of passengers (Gruber, 2011). Proposals to accommodate air travel range from grounding air fleets to creating a multinational air traffic control system that would allow any nation’s aircraft to overfly any other nation’s territory in order to continue to serve paying […]
Each group is to prepare a PowerPoint presentation consisting of 5 slides per student not including the cover slide and the reference slide. Every slide needs to include 100 words in the Notes section. Your slides should be combined as one presentation. Only one (1) group member needs to upload the presentation. Please, ensure every group member’s name is on the cover slide. You must use at least one reference, in addition to your book. You need to use in-text citations. Your in-text citation and your reference (on your reference slide) must be in APA format. Topic for PowerPoint Presentation Discuss best […]
Module 4: Discussion Forum (Max 350 Words) Read the following in your textbook: Dr. Gayle brings collaboration to CARE. Answer the questions in your textbook about the organization: Why was the original, decentralized design of CARE less effective in addressing 21st century issues than it had been in CAREs earlier years? What do you think the challenges will be in promoting collaboration across national units of CARE? What steps might Dr. Helene Gayle take to promote the improvements she hopes for? Use research to support your discussion.
Subject: Ethical Decision Making for Business – Recommended textbook for the subject: Weiss, J., Business Ethics: A Stakeholder and Issues Management Approach, 6th edition (CHAPTER 8) – Assignment: Please see PDF Document attached to find the instructions and essay questions. Files: Ethical Decision Making for Business Assignment.pdf
For this paper you should first thoroughly review the background readings and make sure you are clear on the distinction between charismatic, transformational, and transactional leadership. Then do some research on Travis Kalanick’s leadership style. There is no shortage of articles about Travis Kalanick and Uber. But harder to find are articles on what kind of leader he is and how he leads his employees. Here are a few articles to get you started, but if you can find articles that are more recent or have more information about his leadership style, feel free to use them in your paper […]
As a team, develop Project Procurement Management Plan for the E-mail Upgrade Project described in the Scenario. The Plan should consist of the following sections: •1.0 Overview: describe the Procurement Management Process you will use (1-2 paragraphs) •2.0 Contract Planning (2-3 pages): Individual Deliverable. •2.1 Write a statement of work (SOW) describing the project deliverables and scope of the effort. You will need to make creative assumptions based on the outline provided in the scenario. The emphasis here is on demonstrating your understanding of the content or type of information that would be contained in a SOW •2.2 Identify two […]
Consider the factors that influence environmental uncertainty (rate of change in factors and number of factors in the environment). Classify each of the following organizations as operating in either (a) a low-uncertainty environment or (b) a high-uncertainty environment: Hyundai, Facebook, FedEx, a cattle ranch in Punjab, and McDonald’s. Explain your reasoning.
For the Module 2 SLP assignment you will continue to apply the concepts from the background materials to your own personal experiences in the workplace. Think carefully about Hersey and Blanchard’s Situational Leadership model and the four leadership styles of Directing, Coaching, Supporting, and Delegating. Then consider the styles of one or more of the supervisors you have worked with, and reflect upon whether or not their style changed depending on the situation. After doing some reflecting on your own experiencing and reviewing the background materials, write a 2- to 3-page paper addressing the following issues: Take a look at […]
For this assignment, first review the background materials with a focus on Hersey and Blanchard’s Situational Leadership model. Make sure you are familiar with the four leadership styles covered in the situational approach including Directing, Coaching, Supporting, and Delegating and situations where you are supposed to use these four styles. Also, familiarize yourself with the more complex Path-Goal model and Fiedler’s Contingency model. You don’t need to know these two models in as much detail as the Situational model to complete this assignment, but make sure you understand the main idea of these models as well as some of their […]
Many of the roles a project/business analyst plays have been described throughout this course. Where do you see the analysis process fitting into the overall project management development cycle? Explain and support your answer.