Discuss how firms incorporate the triple bottom line concept into traditional business Read the articles Jessica Alba’s Triple Bottom startup raises $25 million and The bottom line of corporate good. In reference to the articles, discuss how firms incorporate the triple bottom line concept into traditional business concerns over profitability. Guided Response: In 300 words or more, please, provide your response to the above discussion question. Comment on how customers can influence firms to pay more attention to the preservation of the natural environment. Please check the message from the client: “http://www.forbes.com/sites/causeintegration/2012/09/14/the-bottom-line-of-corporate-good/ http://www.forbes.com/sites/annefield/2013/11/17/jessica-albas-triple-bottom-line-startup-raises-25-million/
What are some reasons people might resort to pursuing the pleasures the fool pursues Requirement: Must answer a,b and c 1. a) What is the significance of the quote “It is better to be a human being dissatisfied than a pig satisfied. It is better to be Socrates dissatisfied than a fool satisfied.” Who said it and in what ways does this quote play a role in his philosophy (there are various). b) What are some reasons people might resort to pursuing the pleasures the fool pursues (voluntarily and involuntarily)? c)What does this quote mean to you in your life? 2. Given […]
What do you believe are the most significant long-term threats to Netflix In what ways is the Zara model counterintuitive? In what ways has Zara’s model made the firm a better performer than Gap and other competitors? 2. What do you believe are the most significant long-term threats to Netflix? How is Netflix trying to address these threats? What obstacles does the firm face in dealing with these threats? 3. Spend some time online researching services such as Netflix, BlockBuster, Hulu, and other streaming movie sites. How do these services compare? What are the advantages and disadvantages of each of […]
Identify a multinational company and present its current organizational chart Reorganizing a company can be very difficult and time consuming. It involves various resources including human interactions as well as monetary investments. Reorganization can deal with adding to present knowledge as well as utilizing and creating new methods and techniques. It can also involve changes in the communication flow and responsibilities. With this in mind, create a 1.5 -3 page analysis containing the following: Through an internet search, identify a multinational company and present its current organizational chart Select a method of reorganization and create the new organizational chart. Provide […]
Highlights your awareness of a specific issue of cultural diversity in our community Find a recent internet, newspaper article or blog post that highlights your awareness of a specific issue of cultural diversity in our community. 1 – Cite the article by title and author. (must be a recent December 2016 post or article) 2 – State issue addressed, support your agreement or dissent in a BRIEF paragraph. 3 – Include the link.
In what ways did social and political development challenge notions of geographic determinism These are the Prompts: Communism and fascism were explicitly opposed to one another, and yet mirrored each other in many ways. How were these two political philosophies similar, and what global factors led to these two developing along similar lines? And, how and why(again, in terms of global factors) did they develop differently? Please include reference to communism in at least two different places; you may limit (if you choose)your discussion of fascism to Nazi Germany. Many historians and academics have looked at human interaction with the environment through a deterministic lens—that is, attributing […]
Implementing a Performance Management Communication at Accounting, Inc. Based on Case Study 7-1: Implementing a Performance Management Communication at Accounting, Inc. on page 192 of the textbook, answer the following questions: After evaluating Accounting, Inc.’s communication plan, does it answer all the questions that a communication plan should answer? Which questions are left unanswered? How would you provide answers to the unanswered questions?
Why workplace diversity is important to a company’s culture and performance. Identify three examples that demonstrate the main reasons why workplace diversity is important to a company’s culture and performance. Describe one workplace situation where your supervisor or coworker motivated you to perform better for the organization. Explain the situation, how you felt up to that point, and the motivation technique and approach that your supervisor or coworker used to help inspire you. Think of your current or previous employer, and describe what types of control systems they had in place. In your opinion, are they the right ones? Watch […]
Analyze the implication of the Affordable Care Act on your decision to purchase insurance Suppose you have been tasked with purchasing health insurance for your organization that has fifty full-time employees. Use the Internet to research different types of health insurance. Write a 2-3 page paper in which you: Suggest one (1) plan that you would use to purchase health insurance for your organization. Determine the extent to which employee lifestyle choices and health economics would factor in to your chosen plan. Provide a rationale for your response. Analyze the implication of the Affordable Care Act on your decision to […]
How has Starbucks’ target market and brand position evolved to grow the company Read Case 19 Starbucks (pgs. 517-531) Answer the following questions: 1. When Howard Schultz launched Starbucks, who was the target market and how did he position Starbucks to reach this market? Briefly describe how product, price, place, and promotion strategies supported this position. 2. How has Starbucks’ target market and brand position evolved to grow the company since launch? 3. Given the decline discussed in the case, what actions do you think the company should take to reinvigorate the Starbucks brand?