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Suppose that a die is rolled twice. What are the possible values that the following random variables can take on: (a) the maximum value to appear in the two rolls; (b) the minimum value to appear in the two rolls; (c) the sum of the two rolls; (d) the value of the first roll minus the value of the second roll?

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A+ Solution University of Phoenix HCS 588 Week 4 QI Plan Part 2 Implementing and Revising From the two or three areas of potential improvement you selected in Week 3, narrow your focus to one performance improvement area. Use this area as the focus for your chosen organization to develop a QI plan. Research at least three various methodologies for integrating QI strategies into performance measurements. Research at least three information technology applications--clinical decision support systems--as components of QI management. Research the involvement ofbenchmarks...

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FASB Codification System Orientation Paper Resources:FASB Codification System website accessible through the FASB Online link located on the student website Accessthe FASB Online website and familiarize yourself with the contents. Writea 350-word paper in which you answer the following questions: What is the FASB Codification System? What is the purpose of the FASB Codification System? What are the nine content areas located in the FASB Codification System? What types of items are located under each content area? FASB Codification Paper Acc/497 S FASB Codification Paper What is the...

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LAW 531 Final Exam Answers 1. What are the two categories of government regulations that pertain to businesses? General government regulations and specific government regulations Statutory law regulations and common law regulations Civil government regulations and criminal government regulations Public law regulations and private law regulations 2. In a survey of the nonattainment areas in the state, the agency found Helmont to be the district that exceeded the ozone standard by the largest margin. Helmont is most likely to be categorized as a(n) ________ nonattainment area....

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The Future of HRM Which areas of HR do you think will be most affected by current and future trends discussed in this course? What are some of the changes that will need to be made in order to keep up with these trends? Respond to at least two of your classmates' postings. The area that I feel HR will be most affected by current and future trends are the baby boomer generation; which will leave a large void of educated and experienced workers. The baby boomers were born from 1946 to 1964; baby boomers are the best educated and continue to be driven by both personal and professional...

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BUS 303 Week 5 The Future of HRM Which areas of HR do you think will be most affected by current and future trends discussed in this course? What are some of the changes that will need to be made in order to keep up with these trends? Respond to at least two of your classmates' postings. The area that I feel HR will be most affected by current and future trends are the baby boomer generation; which will leave a large void of educated and experienced workers. The baby boomers were born from 1946 to 1964; baby boomers are the best educated and continue to be driven by both personal and...

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The Future of HRM Which areas of HR do you think will be most affected by current and future trends discussed in this course? What are some of the changes that will need to be made in order to keep up with these trends? Respond to at least two of your classmates' postings. The area that I feel HR will be most affected by current and future trends are the baby boomer generation; which will leave a large void of educated and experienced workers. The baby boomers were born from 1946 to 1964; baby boomers are the best educated and continue to be driven by both personal and professional...

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BUS 303 Week 5 The Future of HRM Which areas of HR do you think will be most affected by current and future trends discussed in this course? What are some of the changes that will need to be made in order to keep up with these trends? Respond to at least two of your classmates' postings. The area that I feel HR will be most affected by current and future trends are the baby boomer generation; which will leave a large void of educated and experienced workers. The baby boomers were born from 1946 to 1964; baby boomers are the best educated and continue to be driven by both personal and...

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A+Solution Simply for the purposes of discussion in class (and your journaling), you are responsible for reading the first Introductory chapter: "Introduction: Markets and Morals" (pp. 6-29 in the pdf document) and the last section of the last chapter: The Skyboxification of Everyday Life (pp. 376-80 in the pdf document In an essay of betwen 500-1200 words, please address the following prompt: Sandel explains that over the last few decades a market and consumer logic has come to penetrate every area of contemporary social and political life; accordingly, he makes a distinction...

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**A+ Work! Use this paper as a guide to help you get a great grade! You have been hired by Goff Computer Inc in the finance area. GCI was founded 8 years ago by Chris Goff and currently operates 74 stores in the Southeast. GCI is privately owned by Chris and his family and had sales of 97million last year. GCI sells primarily to in store customers. Customers come to the store and talk with a sales representative. The sales rep assists the customer in determining the type of computer and peripherals that are necessary for the individual customers computing needs. After the order is...

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BUS 303 Week 5 Discussion Questions How does the current landscape of global HRM impact HR planning What are the HRM implications of Hofstede's, Trompenaars', and the GLOBE models' cross-cultural dimensions? Which areas of HR do you think will be most affected by current and future trends discussed in this course? What are some of the changes that will need to be made in order to keep up with these trends? How does the current landscape of global HRM impact HR planning? What are the HRM implications of Hofstede's, Trompenaars', and the GLOBE models' cross-cultural...

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Leadership Describe how the concepts of leadership and management differ from each other. In what areas do they overlap Explain how the goals of management and leadership may sometimes overlap. As a nurse leader, do you believe you can expand your influence to create change by taking advantage of this overlap? There is not much variance with leadership and management. In most situations, the terms are used interchangeably but are not the same. A leader is anyone that holds interpersonal expertise to influence others to complete a goal. A manager is someone who is liable and responsible...

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What are the rules for using an active vs passive voice in writing?

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LDR 531 Professional Development Plan DiSC Tool for Team Assessment Assume you are the manager of your learning team and need to develop a plan that will address the characteristics of your group and yourself as the leader. This plan can be used to determine the needs of the learning team and is a tool for members to assess their skills, strengths, areas needing improvement, and the resources needed to help them reach their career goals. Use each Learning Team member's DiSC assessment results completed in Week One. ( Which we all ended up being Cautious style ) Develop a combined DiSC...

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I need to understand **limits** in **mathematics** for my homework. What are some properties?

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ACC 281 Week 1 DQ1 What are the implications of the basic accounting equation? You must respond to at least two of your classmates' postings to receive full credit. Every business transaction that is processed will have an implication on an organization's financial status. The accounting equation is what will keep transactions in balance and will also helps people make sense of what areas each transaction affects. The financial position is based on the following elements. Assets liabilities equity Edmonds, T. (2010), states, "Further expansion of the accounting equation...

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Performance Appraisal What is the purpose of performance appraisals? What are the strengths and weaknesses of the four major appraisal methods currently in use? What if an employee's work is not very quantifiable: how should a manager work to provide a fair appraisal? Answer Performance appraisals are formal reviews of a subordinate's work performance by a supervisor. They are preformed to identify strengths and weaknesses as well as to discuss areas of improvement. "The process of appraising employee performance can be both time-consuming and stressful. These difficulties are...

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BUS 303 Week 5 Discussion Questions How does the current landscape of global HRM impact HR planning? What are the HRM implications of Hofstede's, Trompenaars', and the GLOBE models' cross-cultural dimensions? Which areas of HR do you think will be most affected by current and future trends discussed in this course? What are some of the changes that will need to be made in order to keep up with these trends? How does the current landscape of global HRM impact HR planning? What are the HRM implications of Hofstede's, Trompenaars', and the GLOBE models' cross-cultural...

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BUS 303 Week 5 Discussion Questions How does the current landscape of global HRM impact HR planning What are the HRM implications of Hofstede's, Trompenaars', and the GLOBE models' cross-cultural dimensions? Which areas of HR do you think will be most affected by current and future trends discussed in this course? What are some of the changes that will need to be made in order to keep up with these trends? How does the current landscape of global HRM impact HR planning? What are the HRM implications of Hofstede's, Trompenaars', and the GLOBE models' cross-cultural...

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BUS 303 Week 5 Discussion Questions How does the current landscape of global HRM impact HR planning What are the HRM implications of Hofstede's, Trompenaars', and the GLOBE models' cross-cultural dimensions? Which areas of HR do you think will be most affected by current and future trends discussed in this course? What are some of the changes that will need to be made in order to keep up with these trends? How does the current landscape of global HRM impact HR planning? What are the HRM implications of Hofstede's, Trompenaars', and the GLOBE models' cross-cultural...

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What are some of the strengths associated with the Pro side of the issue? What are some of the weaknesses? The positive side of the issue is the fact that a problem is being recognized concerning women in the workforce wherein they have to choose between their career and their family. The good thing about this recognition is the ability to have this problem addressed so that women wouldn't have to go through the grueling process of choosing between two things which are supposedly at par in terms of preference for their own personal growth and development. Another good thing that is...

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ACC 281 week 1 dq 1 What are the implications of the basic accounting equation? You must respond to at least two of your classmates' postings to receive full credit Every business transaction that is processed will have an implication on an organization's financial status. The accounting equation is what will keep transactions in balance and will also helps people make sense of what areas each transaction affects. The financial position is based on the following elements. Assets liabilities equity In accounting terms, assets can be described as the resources that a...

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ACC 281 week 1 dq 1 What are the implications of the basic accounting equation? You must respond to at least two of your classmates' postings to receive full credit Every business transaction that is processed will have an implication on an organization's financial status. The accounting equation is what will keep transactions in balance and will also helps people make sense of what areas each transaction affects. The financial position is based on the following elements. Assets liabilities equity In accounting terms, assets can be described as the resources that a...

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What are the practical obstacles that limit fashion designers What additional factors must be considered in developing each fashion design? (The business of fashion / book - In fashion by Elaine Stone) At the heart of the matter is the test of making a compelling e-business site that doesn't make a style planner show up a lot of like . The style business regularly makes a special effort to advance a picture of eliteness and fabulousness, yet the Internet is definitely not selective and, because of central specialized restrictions, anything besides impressive. While style shops were never...

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What is terrestrial Biome? (4 Pages 1550 Words) Terrestrial Biomes are all the land areas on earth where organisms live. The distinguishing features of terrestrial biomes are determined mainly by climate. Include tundras, temperate forests and grasslands, chaparral, temperate and tropical deserts, and tropical forests and grasslands. What are the different types of terrestrial biomes? There are seven major types of terrestrial biomes in the world. They are as follows, grassland, desert, taiga, tundra, polar ice, tropical rainforest, and temperate deciduous forest. Grassland Biome:...

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For telecommunications, satellites are better served by rotating around the earth at the same speed as the earth rotates, or 24.0 h.  What is the distance from the center of the Earth that the satellite must be placed to achieve this geosynchronous orbit?  What is the orbital speed of the satellite?

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What are some key differences between Freud's and Jung's theories How have their theories contributed to the study of personality Which theory do you believe to explain personality more accurately? Comparison between Sigmund Freud and Carl Jung's theories Sigmund Freud and Carl Jung both are well -known name in psychology. In fact, I must say that both are very famous for their contribution in the area of personality development. Sigmund Freud is famous for his psychoanalytical theory while Carl Jung has given analytical psychology theory. Both psychologists have presented their...

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What are the major features of a business that are important for understanding the role of information systems Answer To understand the role of information systems in an organization it is important that businesses have those areas that technology tools can be applied to. businesses which want to use IT tools have to have leadership that embraces technology . It should also have those ideas that would make it innovative and strategic to use technology. It should have human resources that is willing to learn and adapt to new methods. In short if an organization is a learning...

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ETH 316 Week 5 DQ1 The organization where you work is expanding into the global market by opening an office in China. What are some potential ethical and social issues that may arise as the company expands into this new area? Can these issues be avoided or mitigated? Why or why not?

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DiSC assessment -Assume you are the manager of your learning team and need to develop a plan that will address the characteristics of your group and yourself as the leader. This plan can be used to determine the needs of the learning team and is a tool for members to assess their skills, strengths, areas needing improvement, and the resources needed to help them reach their career goals. Use each Learning Team member's DiSC assessment results completed in Week One. Develop a combined DiSC chart of your Learning Team members for use in developing this paper. Based on the individual...

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LDR 531 Professional Development Plan DiSC Tool for Team Assessment Assume you are the manager of your learning team and need to develop a plan that will address the characteristics of your group and yourself as the leader. This plan can be used to determine the needs of the learning team and is a tool for members to assess their skills, strengths, areas needing improvement, and the resources needed to help them reach their career goals. Use each Learning Team member's DiSC assessment results completed in Week One. ( Which we all ended up being Cautious style ) Develop a combined DiSC...

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1. What two things are equal at equilibrium? _________ ___________ and __________ ______________ 2.Consider the following potential energy diagram: a)Which reaction, forward or reverse, will be affected more by an increase in temperature?________ ___________________ b)Write a thermochemical equation for the forward reaction using the numerical value for the heat. Answer _________________ c)When the temperature is first raised, which reaction will increase most in rate, forward or reverse?________...

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Soc Dq Week #1 1. How do popular culture trends affect your personal decision-making process 2. What is a trend? What makes a trend different from a fad? What are some examples of trends and fads DISCUSSION QUESTION #1 How do popular culture trends affect your personal decision-making process? Is it possible to escape the consumption of popular culture? I believe that popular culture trends can affect your personal decisions because popular culture is an influence and a trend and I believe we are all part of this culture in one way or another. Social Media like Facebook, Twitter,...

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Sexual Techniques Sexual Techniques What sexual techniques are discussed in the chapter readings - What are the roles and connections between kissing, touching, and foreplay - What are some of the different viewpoints and levels of acceptance regarding masturbation What sexual techniques are discussed in the chapter readings? The sexual techniques discussed in this chapter is Solitary Sex also called masturbation. Masturbation is to manually stimulate the genitals with your hand or other objects. The main reasons people masturbate are boredom, relieve sexual tension, no partner...

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Running Head: OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT What is Operations Management and why is it strategically important to firms regardless of their focus on or mix of products? Questions: 2. What are the key similarities and differences between SPC and kaizan? 3. What are the two main Six Sigma techniques, and what is intended to target? 4. What is EOQ and why is it a useful tool for managers in operations? 5. What are the key similarities and differences between Gant charts and PERT/CPM techniques? 6. What is JIT, and what are its principle benefits? 7. Contrast and compare economies of...

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SOC 315 Cultural Diversity What are the dimensions of cultural diversity Identify and briefly explain the dimensions by referencing both textbooks. With what ethnic, cultural, or other groups do you identify Describe what members of your social circle have in common. What is the difference between diversity and inclusion? What is the importance of workplace diversity training? What is your experience with workplace culture? Could there be, or could there have been, more inclusion? Thinking About Diversity and Inclusion Thinking About Diversity and Inclusion SOC 315 Cultural...

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Question details: Week Five What are the benefits of a comprehensive juvenile justice strategy? What aspects of a comprehensive strategy contribute to those benefits? What are the drawbacks to implementing a comprehensive juvenile justice? Answer: Even on a juvenile level, the system has the ability to teach future adults about the ability to "eschew one group over another (the state vs. the juvenile)". Hopeful, this important third edict of American law and the ability of first contact (the police) will deter most juveniles from further aberrant behavior against the aim of society and...

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A+ Solution NRS-437V Module 5 DQ 2 Ethical Decision Making in Health Care - Ethical Dilemmas in Global Health Care Read the case study below and answer questions 1-6. Ethics Case Study: To Rescue Others at What Risk? ACME Medical Center has been damaged seriously by a recent hurricane. A helicopter that is trying to rescue people stranded by the hurricane has crashed, hitting the wing of the building where the pediatric unit was located. In the midst of the explosion, fire, and confusion, five people make their way to the roof and wait for rescue. They are Mary, a...

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ACC 290 WEEK 3 DQ1and 2 What is the revenue recognition principle What is the expense recognition principle? In your opinion, why are these important to financial reporting? DQ2 What are adjusting entries? Why are these necessary? DQ1 The revenue recognition principle is made so the revenue a company earns is recorded in the same accounting period in which a product or service is sold. The revenue recognition principle is also the process where a company keeps records of any financial event in the same accounting period it is earned. The expense recognition principle is the fact...

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Functions Of A Parole What are the job functions of a parole officer What are the pros and cons of the position? What are their recommendations for entering the field? Are you interested in this career? Why or why not? After completion of the interview,summarize the interview into a 1 to 2 page document (not including the cover page). Week 9 Homework Introduction to Corrections - 8 What are the job functions of a parole officer? The duties of a parole officer are equivalent to a probation officer. They include supervising offenders who are placed back into society by having personal...

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After reading the Dorfman article, Public Pensions are Still Marching to Their Death What are the political reasons public pensions are underfunded If the pension problem is political, what steps would have to occur to remedy the problem? Do you think such a remedy will ever take place? If you do not see a remedy for the situation, what do you predict will happen to public pensions in the future? Q. 1 what are the political reasons public pensions are underfunded? There are various political reasons behind public pensions getting underfunded. The government thought to...

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What is the revenue recognition principle What is the revenue recognition principle? What is the expense recognition principle? In your opinion, why are these important to financial reporting. 2. What are the four different adjusting entries? What accounting assumptions necessitate the use of adjusting entries? What accounts are subject to adjusting journal entries? What are your thoughts on making adjusting entries; are they really needed or is this just extra work by accountants? What are the advantages and disadvantages of using automated accounting systems to do adjusting entries? 3....

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What are some tips for a successful job interview?

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What are the rules for interjections?

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What are the rules for Adjectives?

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HLT 362 Module 5 Exercise 27 Module 5 Exercise 27 Simple Linear Regression What are the independent and dependent variables in Figures 2, A, B, and C? How would you describe the relationship between the variables in Figures 2, A, B, and C? What are the independent and dependent variables in Figures 3, A, B, and C? How would you describe the relationship between the variables in Figures 3, A, B, and C? Was there a significant difference in the y intercept for the lines of best fi t in Figure 2 from the y intercept for the lines of best fi t in Figure 3? Provide a rationale for your...

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HLT 362 Week 5 DQs Discussion Questions Now that you are familiar with the basic concepts of statistics, what are some examples of when you have seen or heard statistics used inappropriately? What is an example in the world around you for which you would use a Chi-square analysis? Describe the error in the conclusion. Given: There is a linear correlation between the number of cigarettes smoked and the pulse rate. As the number of cigarettes increases the pulse rate increases. Conclusion: Cigarettes cause the pulse rate to increase.

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In an experiment, die is rolled continually until a 6 appears, at which point the experiment stops. What is the sample space of this experiment? Let En denote the event that n rolls are necessary to complete the experiment. What points of the sample space are contained in En? What is $\big( \bigcup_1^\infty E_n \big)^c$

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Suppose that 5 percent of men and .25 percent of women are color blind. A color-blind person is chosen at random. What is the probability of this person being male? Assume that there are an equal number of males and females. What if the population consisted of twice as many males as females?

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Twelve percent of all U.S. households are in California. A total of 1.3 percent of all U.S. households earn more than \$250,000 per year, while a total of 3.3 percent of all California households earn more than \$250,000 per year. (a) What proportion of all non-California households earn more than $250,000 per year? (b) Given that a randomly chosen U.S. household earns more than $250,000 per year, what is the probability it is a California household?

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Independent flips of a coin that lands on heads with probability p are made. What is the probability that the first four outcomes are (a) H, H, H, H? (b) T, H, H, H? (c) What is the probability that the pattern T, H, H, H occurs before the pattern H, H, H, H? Hint for part (c): How can the pattern H, H, H, H occur first?

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In the game of Two-Finger Morra, 2 players show 1 or 2 fingers and simultaneously guess the number of fingers their opponent will show. If only one of the players guesses correctly, he wins an amount (in dollars) equal to the sum of the fingers shown by him and his opponent. If both players guess correctly or if neither guesses correctly, then no money is exchanged. Consider a specified player, and denote by X the amount of money he wins in a single game of Two-Finger Morra. (a) If each player acts independently of the other, and if each player makes his choice of the number of fingers...

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**A++ Work! 100% CORRECT PHYSICS TUTORIAL INCLUDES ANSWERS TO THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS 1. A crate rests on the flatbed of a truck that is initially traveling at 15 m/s on a level road. The driver applies the brakes and the truck brought to a halt in a distance of 38 m. If the deceleration of the truck is constant, what is the minimum coefficient of friction between the crate and the truck that is required to keep the crate from sliding? 2. The world's largest Ferris wheel with a radius of 50.0 m is located in Yokohama City, Japan. Each of the sixty gondolas on the wheel takes...

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Module 13 Discussion Discussion Topic I almost hate to ask this question or open the topic for discussion but what are your opinions on a national health insurance program? Do you should implement the new system or revamp Medicaid and Medicare programs? Any suggestions are welcome to be opened. While I find some aspects of the new healthcare bill to be problematic, I think there were important aspects of it which have at least pointed us into the right direction. One of the most important aspects of the healthcare bill, in my opinion....

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Matrix HUM 100 Worksheet: What Are the Humanities? Complete this worksheet prior to Class One. Submit an electronic copy to your Assignments Page. Bring a hard copy (printout) with you to class, since it will be the basis for an in-class discussion. Provide at least 50 word responses to each of the questions. Provide coherent, thoughtful answers in correct English. 1. What are "the humanities" to you? Look up the definition in our textbook and on line and then reflect on those definitions: The humanities to me is like studying in school, learning about how people throughout history...

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HUM 176 Week 4 What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages of Social Media? Hum/176 - Week 4 Option #1: What are the advantages and disadvantages of social media? Social media has many advantages as well as disadvantages. On a positive aspect, social media can be used to build a community on either a personal level or even a business level. Different social media sites offer different features to their users. There are sites that can be used for advertising videos as well as photos. Some are a good source mainly to reach a worldwide connectivity. There is no faster way to reach...

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Psy 201 Week 4 Dqs - Review pp. 244-248 of Psychology and Your Life. What are the five different approaches to motivation? Choose one of the approaches and explain how it affects motivation. Over here we will discuss the five different approaches to motivation. They are instincts, drive reduction approaches to motivation, drive, homeostasis, and arousal approaches to motivation. Drive reduction approach involves the proper evaluation of a person to find out the things that motivate him the most and the ones that do not motivate him at all. In this method we calculate the personal...

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?ACC 281 Week 1 DQ 2 How would healthcare companies operate without accounting? Why do we need financial and managerial accounting and what are the fundamental differences between the two? You must respond to at least two of your classmates' postings to receive full credit. Accounting plays a huge role within healthcare industry. If healthcare companies did not have an accounting department, it would be nearly impossible for it to operate effectively. Without an accounting department, it would be difficult to determine exactly how an organization is doing financially. According...

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Chapter 5 and 6 of critical thinking cover fallacies and rhetoric. What are two examples of persuasion that are not valid arguments according to the text? Why are these invalid arguments? Argument from Popularity is an example of an invalid argument. To to justify or defend an action or practice on the grounds that it is common or doing things because that's the way they've always been done are two types of arguments from popularity as stated in chapter 6. Just because most people believe something is a fact is not evidence that it is a fact. A peer pressure argument is another...

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FIN 403 DQ 1 week 5 What are some advantages and disadvantages of the different types of direct and indirect foreign investments advantages - causes a flow of money into the economy which stimulates economic activity - employment will increase - long run aggregate supply will shift outwards - aggregate demand will also shift outwards as investment is a component of aggregate demand - it may give domestic producers an incentive to become more efficient - the government of the country experiencing increasing levels of FDI will have a greater voice at international summits...

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Blades Inc Thailand 1) What are the advantages Blades, Inc could gain from importing and/or exporting to a foreign country such as Thailand? An advantage of importing from a foreign country is to meet demand for an imported product that consumers perceive is of superior value to comparable brands produced at home. Also, Blades can take advantage of the fact that some products can be produced more inexpensively elsewhere and therefore are cheaper when imported. Moreover, The mode of transportation for imported goods can involve lower costs than shipments within the US. 2) What are...

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SOC 220 What are the advantages and disadvantages of Postponing pregnancy The benefits to pregnancy after age 35 include: thought-through pregnancies where mothers are in stable relationships more health conscious plan to contribute positively to society through example and the birth of their child inspiration for research and new treatments contribution to education and social capital example of respect for diversity and differences Although risks in pregnancy are higher over age 35, more babies born to these mother are healthy and normal. Expectant mothers aged over 35 are...

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Think about a firm that you have done business with recently. What industry does this firm belong to? For example, McDonald's is a firm in the fast food industry. What market structure would this industry fall under? What are the names of other firms in this industry? Is it monopolistic competition, oligopoly, monopoly, or perfect competition? Justify your classification of the firm. Use the characteristics/features of the different market structure to determine which market structure to classify your chosen firm. ANSWER I dealt with a holiday maker company that sells holiday...

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What are primary components of a risk management plan From work or research have you found risk management plans to be useful in overall risk management Are the plans well-coordinated with other practices? How could this be improved? Purpose Of The Risk Management Plan A RISK IS AN EVENT OR CONDITION THAT, IF IT OCCURS, COULD HAVE A POSITIVE OR NEGATIVE EFFECT ON A PROJECT'S OBJECTIVES. RISK MANAGEMENT IS THE PROCESS OF IDENTIFYING, ASSESSING, RESPONDING TO, MONITORING, AND REPORTING RISKS. THIS RISK MANAGEMENT PLAN DEFINES HOW YEILDMORE EXPLAINS RISK ASSOCIATED WITH CISCO'S SUPPLY...

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Factors That Influence Consumer Purchasing Decisions Week 2 - DQ 2 What are some factors that influence consumer purchasing decisions Which do you believe are most important What are some ways markets can be segmented How do firms decide which market segments to target Factors that influence consumer purchasing decisions are price, income, credit facilities, reference groups, and need satisfaction, (, 2005-2012). I believe a factor that is most important is the 'needs satisfaction.' According to , 2005-2012, Maslow's theory of motivation suggests that human beings seek to...

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What are some methods you might use to determine the reliability of the data you gather? Why is it important to analyze your data to determine if it's reliable? A couple methods used to determine if your data is reliable. First compare your data to similar studies. Do not rely on just on source, but research multiple sources on the same topic. You can feel fairly confident that the data is complete and accurate if they agree with each other. Second research the authors of any written data your using as well as the researchers involved in gathering the information. When conducting...

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What are some of the challenges facing a blended family The Problems Facing Blended Families In previous generations, families did not seem to have to face as many issues; divorce was unusual. Today, families face many challenges. Those challenges have caused divorce rates to climb in the United States. The good news is, most divorced people end up getting remarried, and it is usually to someone who has children of their own. These families are called stepfamilies or blended families. While the blended family may some have advantages, many times, they find themselves facing major...

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What are some reasons you might consider data or information to lack validity, credibility, or reliability? Explain your answer by using examples. Lack of supporting evidence. If an information source cannot provide sources and substantial corroborated evidence then you need a new source. Conflicting background information is a sign data could lack validity. Sources of information from people or organizations that have a special interest in the information being presented should not always be trusted. Special interests can sometimes cause the information to be biased.

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What are the advantages and disadvantages of Foreign Direct Investment as compared to a licensing agreement with a foreign partner DQ Foreign direct investment(FDI) is a direct investment into production or business in a country by an individual or company of another country, either by buying a company in the target country or by expanding operations of an existing business in that country. Foreign direct investment is in contrast toportfolio investmentwhich is a passive investment in the securities of another country such asstocksandbonds. Broadly, foreign direct investment includes...

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What are the advantages and disadvantages of Postponing pregnancy The benefits to pregnancy after age 35 include: thought-through pregnancies where mothers are in stable relationships more health conscious plan to contribute positively to society through example and the birth of their child inspiration for research and new treatments contribution to education and social capital example of respect for diversity and differences Although risks in pregnancy are higher over age 35, more babies born to these mother are healthy and normal. Expectant mothers aged over 35 are usually more...

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What are the effects of the general environment trends on the coffee industry? What are some industry driving forces and why are they driving forces? I need help identifying key success factors and what makes them success factors. Also, how do the major competitors affect the competitive environment and how are they positioned? (I need help with a strategic group map) The environmental trends which affect the coffee industry are: 1. Economic conditions: The different countries in which the coffee industry value chain is spread have varied monetary systems and market forces. The...

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What are the main differences between debt and equity. What are hybrids? ANSWER: a. The main difference between debt and equity are: Debt has a maturity date (i.e. need to be repaid) whereas equity has no maturity. Debt involves payment of interest to lenders whereas no fixed returns are guaranteed to equity providers. Equity providers are the owners of the firm and all profits (after claims of other parties) belong to them. Equity providers bear higher risk than the debt providers. From the firm's perspective, higher the debt component, more the financial...

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1 What are your thoughts about the character and actions of Cardillac? Please post two comments. 2 What role does Mademoiselle de Scudery play in the story by E. T. A. Hoffmann? Please write one paragraph. Question 1What are your thoughts about the character and actions of Cardillac's? Please post two comments. Cardillac is known as one of the best jewelers in the world. What was surprising with him was that when he is asked to make jewels by his clients he never delvers them expect under protest. The jewels would never be handed over unless Rene Cardillac protested...

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What is the system capacity, and which is the bottleneck department? How much slack (unused capacity) is available in other departments? How much system capacity can be gained by adding capacity to the bottleneck? What are the key factors that determine when to add capacity? Why would an organization want to reduce its capacity? capacity is 175. bottle neck is department Measure and place in plastic pouch. 25 has to be added to get factor is the capacity of the bottleneck reduction might be because of reduced demand or production capacity problems,bottleneck problems Any...

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1 What are your thoughts about the character and actions of Cardillac? Please post two comments. 2 What role does Mademoiselle de Scudery play in the story by E. T. A. Hoffmann? Please write one paragraph. Question 1What are your thoughts about the character and actions of Cardillac's? Please post two comments. Cardillac is known as one of the best jewelers in the world. What was surprising with him was that when he is asked to make jewels by his clients he never delvers them expect under protest. The jewels would never be handed over unless Rene Cardillac protested...

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1. What are the advantages and potential disadvantages to Red Fish. Blue Fish of having China (Liu-Sheng Trading Company) as its sole source of supply! What would }'ou recommend? 2. What supply challenge would Red Fish, Blue Fish face in expanding into South America? Do you recommend expanding aggressively into South America? Why or why not' Answer 1 It is quite clear from the case that Red Fish, Blue Fish is having China as the sole producer of its supplies. Although till now this has contributed a lot in the success of the business but it cannot stay for long. The...

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Why were the first proto-HMOs formed in America What were the original driving factors in the HMO movement Describe the preferred provider organization (PPO) model of managed care. Why do you feel that this is the dominant form of managed care today? Why do managed care organizations have a board of directors? What is the function of the board of directors? What is the role of a denial-of-coverage appeal committee in a managed care organization? And why is this function so crucial? What are meant by "outliers" in hospital reimbursement? How do outlier cases impact reimbursement to a...

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What are the main contrasts to be found in Portugal? When answering a question such as this, one must primarily begin by pointing out that not only does Portugal have a great many contrasts within its land, but also that it contrasts greatly with the other Mediterranean countries. Portugal is not to be considered by any means as Spain's poor neighbour, nor should a shadow be cast over it by such a formidable nation. Portugal has a great deal to offer any visitor, it is not merely a tourist's paradise, yet this is regrettably how it is viewed by a large number of individuals. One...

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What Drives Organizational Change Paper MGT/380 What Drives Organizational Change Paper In the current market of business change is one thing that is sure to happen. With the economy on the downturn and management ever changing so follows organizational change. What are the factors the drive these changes, and what the lasting impact becomes what we know as business as usual. Some of the factors that drive organizational change are economy, environment, and mandated changes. Hyper competition, market decline, reputation, credibility and power and political changes are a few...

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What are some of the benefits of budgeting The article identifies challenges facing the American people due to the ever-increasing budget deficit. Do you believe that a "culture of entitlements" exists that contributes to the budget crisis? Does this concept carry over to corporate culture? 3. What priorities should a CEO have in terms of providing for his or her employees and simultaneously properly managing the finances of the company? Should an executive of a state or country have the same priorities? ANSWER Budgeting is not only done at corporates but it is also done by all the...

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What are some of the benefits of budgeting The article identifies challenges facing the American people due to the ever-increasing budget deficit. Do you believe that a "culture of entitlements" exists that contributes to the budget crisis? Does this concept carry over to corporate culture? 3. What priorities should a CEO have in terms of providing for his or her employees and simultaneously properly managing the finances of the company? Should an executive of a state or country have the same priorities? ANSWER Budgeting is not only done at corporates but it is also done by all the...

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BUS 644 Week 6 Final Paper Space Age Furniture Problem University Name Space Age Furniture Company Read Space Age Furniture Company in Chapter 9 of your text. Answer the following seven questions: (Include any MRP calculations). What options are open to Coral to address this problem? How would reducing the minimum quantity of subassemblies help? What are the costs of carrying excess items in inventory at each stage? What is the trade-off between overtime costs and inventory costs? Which type(s) of production processing - job shop, batch, repetitive, or continuous - is the...

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Research Project Sociology of Diversity INSTRUCTIONS Section 1: Self-Exploration of Cultural Influence 1. What groups am I a part of? Consider your family, gender, ethnicity, and so on. Be as broad and as inclusive as possible as you're assessing the impact that membership in these groups has had on your personal and professional development. 2. Of the groups I am a part of, are there any that I am particularly proud of being a member of? If yes, explain the source of this pride. 3. Of the group or groups I am a part of, are there any that cause me to feel some embarrassment,...

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DQ-1 What is correlation? What are the different types of correlation? Why is it important to determine correlation? Correlation involves the logic and procedures for making predictions about one variable, it is a statistical procedure that allows you to look at the relationship between two groups of scores. Thus, A correlation describes the relationship between two variables. More precisely, the usual measure of a correlation describes the relationship between two equal-interval numeric variables. Some different types of correlations are linear correlations, the pattern in a scatter...

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Running Head: Biological Science 1. What were the historical scientific breakthroughs that led to our current understanding of viruses, viroids, and prions? 2. How do viruses, viroids, prions, and bacteria differ in terms of their biological identity and method of infection? 3. What are the chemical and physical properties and the lytic/latent cycles of animal and plant viruses? 4. How can viruses lead to cancer? Be sure to use specific examples (e.g. virus name and the cancer it causes) to illustrate your points. 5. You are growing Bacillus subtilis in nine 16,000-liter...

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MGMT 340 Petrie's Electronics Week 2 Homework Exercise Questions Problems & Exercises - Chapter 3 2. What are some sources of risk in a systems analysis and design project, and how does a project manager cope with risk during the stages of project management? Some risks involved in a systems analysis and design project are critical resource availability, the potential of new technology and unfamiliarity of use, user resistance to change and regulatory constraints. A project manager copes with as well as prepares for the risk with good communication, detailed assessments and supporting...

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How are RevPar, ADR and Occupancy are calculated and describe in detail what each tells the general manager about the success of the sales and front office department in effectively managing inventory? What are allocation controls? What are availability controls? What are the benefits and disadvantages of each? (Note: disregard the side labels in the book, they are reversed. Use the actual written paragraphs for information) (hint: chart format may be easier to use) Chapter 11: Describe and discuss the difference in a management company and a franchise company. Discuss the...

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Running Head: MANAGEMENT What is your analysis relative to a potential leading coalition? Questions: 2. At the three different stages of change, what are the likely sources of resistance? 3. Why is Dr. Lee so opposed to the potential change? Can anything be done to reduce his resistance? 4. What would your general recommendations be relative to building a leading coalition, communication plan, levels of participation, and types of incentives? 5. What would your general recommendations be relative to the focus, amount, frequency, and rate of change? Management Answer:...

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Question: What are the pros and cons of limiting an advertising strategy to television, radio, and print media? Explain. Answer: Advertising is one of the major fields of investment for any of the organization to display its goods produced and services to its potential customers. The major sources of advertising are mainly the print media and television and radio. Theprint industryis associatedwith the distribution and printing of the news through various magazines and newspapers. It has both advantages and disadvantages which are mentioned as follows: Advantages of promoting...

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What are your views on gender stereotypes and how it hurt women in the workplace? - How do these stereotypes influence your perception of diversity? - How has this perception been formed? - What are some examples to reinforce your response? 1. What are your views on gender stereotypes and how it hurt women in the workplace? Simply, we can say that gender stereotypesare known as simplistic generalizations about the gender attributes, values, differences, and their roles of individuals, and groups. It can be positive or negative, but it rarely communicate accurate information...

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What people, organizational, and technology factors contributed to these problems And what are the solutions are available for this problem? How difficult are they to implement? Why? Cybercrimes always require the equal involvement of all the associated factors which assist them to demonstrate these crimes. People; demonstrates with their intellectual, Organization; which involve to assist those people or we can say people learn from there to execute these crime. Technology; It plays an important role for any cybercrime without technology we can't imagine any cybercrime but we...

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Outsourcing Outsourcing, especially to low labor-cost countries, has grown substantially. What are the advantages and disadvantages of outsourcing? Include and describe a product or service of a specific low labor-cost country as an example. Include a recommendation/conclusion based on the research. Answer the question in a two to four (2-4) page in accordance with APA guidelines as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center. Provide at least two (2) scholarly sources from the Ashford Library or other external sources, excluding the textbook. Your paper should be in paragraph form (avoid...

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What are five major decisions that must be made relative to warehouse design? 2. How is warehouse sizing determined? 3. What are typical departments and their functions within the warehousing operation? 4. How is the balance between inbound product flow, processing within the warehouse i.e storage, order picking and outbound flow of product typically managed and coordinated? 5. From question #4, what challenges are associated with optimization? 6. How practical is this approach in applying to existing warehouses? Provide two specific company examples. 1. What are...

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Part-I What are your views of the 2009 Chrysler-Fiat strategic alliance and its future prospects in the auto industry? (100 points) Guidelines: Answer the following: -Identify Chrysler-Fiat Strategic Alliance goals and discuss them by showing the advantages of the alliance. Document your ideas -Did the strategic alliance work as expected by both companies? Why and Why not? Document your thought. What were the benefits that both companies gain from the Alliance? Document your ideas with some evidence. Since the alliance was formed in 2009, can we say that the joint venture model was...

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What are the characteristics of a firm that is successfully pursuing a cost leadership strategy? Your response should be at least 200 words in length. All sources used, including the textbook, must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations In a BCG Matrix, all divisions are classified as either Question Marks, Stars, Cash Cows or Dogs. Define each of these terms and briefly discussion how you would apply the terms to strategic planning. Your response should be at least 200 words in length. All sources used, including the textbook, must be...

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What are the critical processes that must be in place prior to implementing a warehouse management system? Discuss one specific company's example. 2. Why is this important? Ques. 1: The following section describes the critical processes that must be in place prior to implementing a warehouse management system (SAGE ACCPAC, 2005): a. Inventory control management: The warehouse management is tightly coupled with the inventory control and its management. The company must critically analyze how does both the systems are integrated to fulfill the common objective. b. Information...

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Question 5: Short---answered essay questions a. What are some of the reasons for the positive investment income U.S. earns on its external wealth, even though she has more foreign liabilities than foreign assets? Answer - The most important reason for the positive investment income of U.S on its external wealth has been the higher rate of interest on its assets than it pays on its liabilities. Adding the 2% capital gain differential to the 1.5% interest differential, we end up with a U.S. total return differential (interest plus capital gains) of about 3.5% per year since the 1980s. In...

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1. What are the two main functions of user accounts in a network As a network administrator, how would you establish user rights and permissions to minimize maintenance efforts? How would you assign work groups? what are some issues with user accounts and work groups that the network administrator might encounter? How might you avoid or troubleshoot these issues? 2. You have created shared folders for all your companies departments and assigned the appropriate permissions. Everyone can access the shares as planned, but now you find that an extraordinary amount of disk space is being...

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AIR 236 Research Essay •This exercise involves one essay. The essay word length cannot be more or less than 10% of the set word limit (2,000 words). •Students are to submit their assignments through the AIR 236 Assignment Submission icon (drop-box) in the Assessment folder. Questions Write an essay to answer one of the following questions. 1) Significant contemporary problems are facing the World Trade Organization’s goal of trade liberalisation. What are some of these? Illustrate your answer with relevant examples. 2) Did the impact of the Global Financial Crisis cast doubt...

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A+ Solution Cause And Effect Assignment - What Are The Effects Of Nuclear Weapons In Today's World?

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A+Solution Corporate governance is the process that owners and other major players surrounding an organization are held accountable to for the company's requirements and resources. Corporate governance can also play a big role in the audit process. Research corporate governance and auditing and answer the following questions: What are 2 of the principles that surround corporate governance? How do they tie into the recent legislation that was put into place to resolve ethical challenges and changes within the last decade? The Generally Accepted Auditing Standards ( ) are based...

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A+ Solution Individual Best Self-Assignment Assignment Directions 1.What are your unique strengths that describe who you are when at your very best? Describe 3-5 strengths that uniquely describe you. Use examples from your experiences to describe your strengths. 2.Context: In your paper, answer the following questions about the context your best self is embedded in. Drawing from your experiences, look for clues about what situations or contexts enable your best self to emerge? What kind of contexts keep you from operating at your best more of the time? 3.Agenda for...

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A+Solution INTRODUCTION TO ADULT EDUCATION What counts as Adult Education? 1.Examine and compare the characteristics of the andragogical and pedagogical approaches to teaching-learning are depicted in your own library research. What differences would you believe exist between a person who is involved more often in adult education and one who is involved more often in child education in terms of the instruction approach? What are the implications for the instruction for each in terms of learning needs and preferences? 2.Identify a main theory of adult education either from the...

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ETH 316 What are Ethics? University of Phoenix ETH/316 What are ethics and why are they important to have? Personally, my ethics are the standards or rules governing they way I live my life and make my decisions. In order to understand your own ethics, it is important to take a look at what you believe and then think about what your reaction would be if those beliefs were to be challenged. Ethics govern our thought process. When a problem arises, the solution is based on your ethics. There are three different theories to ethics that need to be considered in order to understand how you...

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NUR 587 What will your nursing role be in 5 years? What are the knowledge, skills, and competencies you will obtain to achieve this future goal? My nursing role in five years will be in nursing education. I am currently enrolled in the MSN program with an educational focus. My educational goal is to teach in a university setting including online education. Throughout my career journey, I have encountered numerous individuals who have impacted my learning, thinking, and knowledge. I feel it is my turn to give back and hopefully, touch as many lives as have touched mine. I enjoy mentoring...

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Employee Selection Methods In 200 - 250 words, what are the goals of employee selection? Compare and contrast two selection methods and how these selection methods impact the achievement of organizational objectives? Respond to at least two of your classmates' postings. The goal of employment selection is to find the best candidate based of their experience, capability, and personality to achieve the correct fit for the position. The best candidate for a job should be chosen based on a set of factors specific to the job in question (Youssef, 2012). The candidate must be evaluated...

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Eth 125 Associate Program Material Discrimination Worksheet Eth 125 Write a 100- to 200-word response to each of the following questions. Provide citations for all the sources you use. - What is discrimination How is discrimination different from prejudice and stereotyping? - What are the causes of discrimination? - How is discrimination faced by one identity group (race, ethnicity, religious beliefs, gender, sexual orientation, age, or disability) the same as discrimination faced by another? How are they different? What is discrimination? The Google dictionary defines discrimination...

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MTE 506 Week 2, DQ 1 What are two prevalent definitions of intelligence? How are these definitions different? Describe current methods of intelligence testing. Do the intelligence tests accurately measure intelligence according to the definitions of intelligence you described? How might intelligence testing affect learning? How can you apply intelligence test results to enhance your teaching style? Apparently, there is a debate within the academic community about the definition of intelligence (Bee & Boyd, 2010). The people that designed and implemented the intelligence quotient...

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Merger vs acquisition Sometimes, to achieve the greatest level of success, we must take advantage of how another firm can help us create a stronger competitive advantage. Respond to the following questions: What reasons could account for an organization's decision to implement a merger or acquisition strategy? How does an organization determine which of the two strategies to implement? Acquisition strategies can be complex. What are the primary problems faced during an acquisition that can affect a firm's ability to successfully implement the strategy? The decision of...

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Merger vs acquisition Sometimes, to achieve the greatest level of success, we must take advantage of how another firm can help us create a stronger competitive advantage. Respond to the following questions: What reasons could account for an organization's decision to implement a merger or acquisition strategy? How does an organization determine which of the two strategies to implement? Acquisition strategies can be complex. What are the primary problems faced during an acquisition that can affect a firm's ability to successfully implement the strategy? The decision of...

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1. What are some of the various lease options? When would you use one option over the others? What could be the financial influence of this decision? The option to lease requires little or no money down. The various lease options are known as capital leases, sale type leases, direct financing leases, leveraged leases and operating leases. The general purpose, profitable margins and potential duration of need must be analyzed before a decision is formed to wager the best option for the organization. If the primary result is only to lease for short use and not to own (by obtaining the...

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ACC 290 Week 3 DQ2 What are the four closing journal entries Why are they necessary? What are reversing entries? Why are they used? What are the pros and cons of using reversing entries? Why are reversing entries optional? The four closing entries are revenue is closed to the income summary, expenses are closed to the income summary, the income summary is closed to retained earnings, and dividens are closed to retained earnings. The purpose of closing entries is to close the temporary accounts to begin the next accounting cycle with zero balances. Reversing entries are the opposite of the...

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BUS 303 Human Resources Management Week 2 DQ 2 - what are the goals of employee selection? Compare and contrast two selection methods and how these selection methods impact Employee Selection Methods In 200 - 250 words, what are the goals of employee selection? Compare and contrast two selection methods and how these selection methods impact the achievement of organizational objectives? Respond to at least two of your classmates' postings. The goal of employment selection is to find the best candidate based of their experience, capability, and personality to achieve the...

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Week 2 dis 1 What is Human Resources planning? How does the HR planning process facilitate the achievement of an organization's strategic objectives? If you can, use your organization as an example In 200 - 250 words, what are the goals of employee selection? Compare and contrast two selection methods and how these selection methods impact the achievement of organizational objectives? Respond to at least two of your classmates' postings. ANSWER: Week 2 dis 1 What is Human Resources planning? How does the HR planning process facilitate the achievement of an organization's strategic...

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BUS 311 Contracts, What Are They How Do They Work? ------- BUS311 Business Law I Abstract In this paper, I will reflect on the operation of contracts. Business law shows how contracts may be classified in several ways depending on the manner in which they are created, expressed, or performed. I have learned a lot from this course and I will use that to help write this paper. In the following paper I will discuss the oral or written contracts; I will discuss express or implied contracts, and will discuss formal or simple contracts. I will also discuss the impact of the contracts in...

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Research and update the case information as much as possible with current research, and then conduct a comprehensive SWOT analysis for FedEx. 2. Analysis What are the strategic issues in FedEx's marketing implementation and control? Discuss the approaches used by FedEx in marketing implementation. 4. Educated Opinion Based on learned marketing concepts, what would you say are the top 3 reasons the success of FedEx? Why? Fed Ex Student's Name Course Name Date Instructor's Name Fed-Ex Introduction FedEx offers overnight courier services, logistics solutions, and business...

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Research and update the case information as much as possible with current research, and then conduct a comprehensive SWOT analysis for FedEx. 2. Analysis What are the strategic issues in FedEx's marketing implementation and control? Discuss the approaches used by FedEx in marketing implementation. 4. Educated Opinion Based on learned marketing concepts, what would you say are the top 3 reasons the success of FedEx? Why? Fed Ex Student's Name Course Name Date Instructor's Name Fed-Ex Introduction FedEx offers overnight courier services, logistics solutions, and business...

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You are starting your own Internet business. You decide to form a company that will sell cookbooks online. is scheduled to launch 6 months from today. You estimate that the annual cost of this business will be as follows: Technology (Web design and maintenance) 5,000 Postage and handling 1,000 Miscellaneous 3,000 Inventory of cookbooks 2,000 Equipment 4,000 Overhead 1,000 Part I You must give up your full-time job, which paid 50,000 per year, and you worked part-time for half of the year. The average retail price of the cookbooks will be 30, and their average cost...

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Your analysis of the Marriott Corporation case should be from the viewpoint of Mr. Cohrs, vice president of project finance at Marriott. Your case write-up should answer the following questions: -What is the WACC for Marriott as a whole? -What are the appropriate hurdle rates for each of its three divisions? What is the weighted average cost of capital (WACC) for Marriott Corporation? WACC (1 - ?)rD(D/V) rE(E/V) D market value of debt E market value of equity V value of the firm D E rD pretax cost of debt rE after tax cost of debt ? tax rate 175.9/398.9 ...

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HUM 105 Cosmic Creation Myths across Cultures Hum/105 Writea 700- to 1,400-word paper about the selected creation myths that answers the following questions: Which world or worlds, such as sky, earth, and underworld, are represented in the myths you chose? What are the elements of these worlds? Describe the creators. Are the creators male or female, and of what significance is gender? Describe what they created, including the steps or cycles of creation. Also, include descriptions of any destroyers or destruction if applicable. Include the role of cosmic occurrences or natural...

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What are financial markets? What function do they perform? How would an economy be worse off without them? 14.1. Financial markets are foundations and procedures that facilitate transaction in all types of financial claims. Everything that involves buying a home, car,stocks, bonds and insurance policy all happens in some type of financial market. They exist in order to facilitate the transfer ofsavingsfrom those economic units and also to allocate the supply of savings in the economy to the demanders of those savings. Without financial market, the wealth of the world economy will be...

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A+ solution NRS-451V Week 3 Topic 3DQ 2 Nursing Leadership and Management Applying Servant Leadership in Practice What differentiates someone that is intrinsically motivated from someone that is extrinsically motivated? Give an example of how you would go about motivating an individual who is intrinsically motivated and one who is extrinsically motivated. What are the characteristics of a performance-driven team?

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Organization Behavior What changes in employment relationships are likely to occur as the population ages? - Do you think increasing age diversity will create new challenges for managers? What types of challenges do you expect will be most profound? - What types of policies might lead to charges of age discrimination, and how can they be changed to eliminate these problems? - Discuss some other challenges organizations often encounter while trying to build a diverse workforce. - Describe some of the actions an organization should take to overcome diversity challenges, explaining why...

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A+ Solutions HLT-362V Week 1 Topic 1: DQ 2 Applied Statistics for Health Care Professionals - What Is Statistics and Why It Is Important to Health Sciences? What are the characteristics of a population for which it would be appropriate to use mean/median/mode? When would the characteristics of a population make them inappropriate to use?

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A+ Solution HLT-310V Module 3 DQ 2 Spirituality in Health Care - Provider Roles in Spiritual Care What are you able to do that promotes, or would promote, peace in a personal or health crisis? How willing are you to use this skill? What would make you more willing to do this?

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ACC 490 Week 2 DQ 2 What are the components of the audit risk model? How does the audit risk model affect an audit plan?

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ACC 490 Week 3 DQ 3 What are the two types of audit tests? What are some examples of each of these two types of tests? How will the auditor use the data gathered from these tests?

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A+ Solutions NRS-427V Module 2 DQ 1 Concepts in Community and Public Health - Epidemiology and Communicable Diseases What are social determinants of health? How do social determinants of health contribute to the development of illness? What is a communicable disease chain? Are there steps that a nurse can take to break a link within the communicable disease chain? Give a specific example. Readings within your text covering international/global health and the following websites will assist you in answering these questions: 1.U.S. Centers for Disease Control...

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A+ Solutions NRS-427V Module 4 DQ 1 Concepts in Community and Public Health - Environmental Issues and Subspecialties What is your evaluation of the effectiveness of the U.S. health care system in the context of delivery, finance, management, and/or sustainability? What are the issues that prompted a need for health care reform? Support your answer with a credible data reference. Do not use a reference already used by another student.

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BUS 475 WEEK 3 DQ What are the different types of strategies? What are the differences among these strategies? How do you determine which type of strategy is most appropriate for your organization?

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ACC 290 - Week 2 DQ3 What are adjusting entries and why are they necessary? What accounts are subject to adjusting journal entries and why? What are the types of adjusting entries (provide examples)? It is necessary for organizations to adjust entries so that revenue and expense recognition principles are complied with. In an accrual accounting system revenues must be recorded in the period that they were earned in and expenses must be recognized in the period that they were incurred in. In order to make sure that this happens properly entries must be adjusted so the reports...

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ACC 290 - Week 5 DQ1 What is the control environment? How does the control environment affect a company's internal controls? What are the negative and positive elements of a control environment? What are two examples of strong and weak internal controls in organizations where you have worked or have first-hand knowledge?

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ACC/491 (Contemporary Auditing 1) Week 3 DQ 3 What are the two types of audit tests? What are some examples of each of these two types of tests? How will the auditor use the data gathered from these tests?

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What are genotypes and phenotypes? How do genotypes and phenotypes relate to the concepts of dominant and recessive genes? Genotypeis defined as the genetic traits and makeup of an individual and relates to his genetic coding which isinheritable.It is the genetic load imitated whenever a cell break ups and is consequently acceded to the subsequent generation. Itis not physical in nature and therefore cannot be seen with a human eye; for instance, heterozygous and dominant. On the contrary, Phenotype is defined as the apparent, corporeal organic manifestation and comprises of physical...

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What are some of the strengths associated with the Con side of the issue? What are some of the weaknesses? The good thing of knowing that there still exists an inequality as between men and women particularly in the workforce is that it serves as a good eye opener for both the working institutions and the working couple in general. It will allow companies to reconsider their policies as regards their employees especially those who have families in such a manner that their career and family life will not be compromised. In the same token it will allow working couples to mediate and...

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Organ transplant criteria There are more people in need of an organ transplant than there are donor organs, and as such, there is a long waiting list of patients waiting to receive their transplant. Some of these patients will die before they receive the organ that could save their life. A waiting list is used to maintain the allocation of donor organs to patients. For this module's assignment,design your own 1-2 page organ transplant waiting list points to consider include the following: What are the factors that will establish a patient's order on the list How would you ensure that...

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Assignment 2 Resource and Time Budgets Three Perceptions of Project Cost What are the differences in the ways project managers, accountants, and financial comptrollers perceive the expenses of a project? How are indirect costs involved in the preparation of the budget for a project? Using the typical profit and loss statement included in the Directed Reading, does it surprise you that a 1,000,000 project will generate only the Net profit shown on the bottom line of that statement? Why or why not? You are going to be the project manager for the construction of a large warehouse for...

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In "Why the Future Doesn't Need UsBill Joy expresses a powerful pessimism about the dangers of technologies that may be developed later in our century. Joy also a muted optimism about humans' ability to use ethical principles to avoid those dangers. What are Joy's best reasons for being pessimistic? What are his strongest reasons for expressing optimism? As you consider the relative strengths and weaknesses of those reasons, explain whether and why you find yourself more pessimistic or more optimistic about the issues that Joy raises. Please ensure that your essay addresses each...

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In Ethics and Global Climate Change Stephen Gardiner argues that the richer nations should pay most of the costs for addressing global warming. What are Gardiner's strongest reasons for believing this Do you find his rationales singly or collectively persuasive? If so, please explain exactly why. If not, please explain exactly why not. Stephen Gardiner in "Ethics and Global Climate Change" believes that the richer nations should be liberal and contribute more in any plans which address the global warming issue. Any mitigation strategies and adaptation strategies that could be...

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In Preventing a Brave New World, Leon Kass concludes that reproductive and therapeutic cloning of human embryos is unethical. What are the exact steps in Kass's argument for this conclusion What is your assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of this argument? Please ensure that your essay addresses each component of the question assigned question and that your answer is well- organized, uses excellent, college-level prose, and makes judicious use of textual evidence. In the article "Preventing a Brave New World" Leon Kass thinks that the reproductive and therapeutic...

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SOC 315 Thinking About Diversity and Inclusion With what ethnic, cultural, or other groups do you identify Describe what members of your social circle have in common What are the dimensions of cultural diversity Identify and briefly explain the dimensions by referencing both textbooks. With what ethnic, cultural, or other groups do you identify Describe what members of your social circle have in common. What is the difference between diversity and inclusion? What is the importance of workplace diversity training? What is your experience with workplace culture? Could there be, or...

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?ACC 281 Week 1 Discussion How would healthcare companies operate without accounting Why do we need financial and managerial accounting and what are the fundamental differences between the two? You must respond to at least two of your classmates' postings to receive full credit Accounting plays a huge role within healthcare industry. If healthcare companies did not have an accounting department, it would be nearly impossible for it to operate effectively. Without an accounting department, it would be difficult to determine exactly how an organization is doing financially. According...

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?ACC 281 Week 1 DQ 2 How would healthcare companies operate without accounting Why do we need financial and managerial accounting and what are the fundamental differences between the two? You must respond to at least two of your classmates' postings to receive full credit Accounting plays a huge role within healthcare industry. If healthcare companies did not have an accounting department, it would be nearly impossible for it to operate effectively. Without an accounting department, it would be difficult to determine exactly how an organization is doing financially. According to...

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Week 5 DQ 1 What is correlation? What are the different types of correlation? Why is it important to determine correlation?. Correlation refers to one of the most helpful and common statistics which is represented by a single number describing the degree of relationship between two variables.The correlation can mean both positive and negative aspects of a relationship.For instance, the positive aspects of the correlation are possible with the increase in the value allowing the increase of other variables as well and vice-versa. The negative aspects of correlation are possible with the...

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CJA 334 Week 2 Assignment Gathering Research Data You are interested in conducting research concerning police officers and their jobs. The information you want to gather, including job satisfaction or job hazards, is up to you as long as you clearly state the goal of your research. The method you use should be appropriate for the goal of your research. Develop a 1,050- to 1,100-word paper addressing what you have learned about criteria for criminal justice research, specifically with regards to what research method is appropriate in your proposal. Address the following...

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NR 361 Week 4 Discussion 1 Your Patient Has a Personal Health Record (PHR)...Now What (NR 305 - RN Health Assessment - Chamberlain) Week 4 DQ 2 Your Patient Has a Personal Health Record (PHR)...Now What? (graded) You are the nurse in a busy family practice clinic. A new patient presents with a personal health record (PHR). This is the first time that you have encountered a PHR. What are the advantages to PHRs? What are ways that you may access the patient's PHR? What may be some obstacles that you encounter? Respond This section lists options that can be used to view...

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What Drives Organizational Change Paper MGT/380 What Drives Organizational Change Paper In the current market of business change is one thing that is sure to happen. With the economy on the downturn and management ever changing so follows organizational change. What are the factors the drive these changes, and what the lasting impact becomes what we know as business as usual. Some of the factors that drive organizational change are economy, environment, and mandated changes. Hyper competition, market decline, reputation, credibility and power and political changes are a few...

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Ans 1. What are the causes of stress in Michael's or Jennifer's life? How is stress affecting Michael's or Jennifer's health? Jennifer seems to be a "People pleasure". She cares too much about what are the other people's expectations from her. She seems to be under a lot of stress due to first - her mother's death and then her miscarriage. She also seems to be under a lot of worry from her father's side .She seems to be feeling as if she has failed everyone. She seems to be low on Self esteem. On the other hand she is also under a lot of pressure from her office due to her tight...

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What are the differences between financial and managerial accounting Financial Accounting Financial accounting works mostly for external users. They may be investors, creditors, auditors or analysts. This type of business accounting is supposed to correspond to specific principles and guidelines - Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). These principles outline the major rules according to which the company's accounting processes should be conducted and managed. Besides, they define the standards and terms for issuing reports on the company's financial information. The...

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Develop a 1,050- to 1,750-word paper addressing what you have learned about criteria for criminal justice research, specifically with regards research method is appropriate in your proposal. Address the following questions: What is the goal or purpose behind your proposed research? What type of interview structure would you use? Why? What would be some questions you would ask? Why? What are some distinct advantages of a qualitative data-gathering strategy, such as participant observation, over more quantitative approaches? When conducting survey research, how important is informed...

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_A+ Graded Answers_ ####**HLT-310V Module 3 DQ 2** ##### #####Spirituality in Health Care - Provider Roles in Spiritual Care What are you able to do that promotes, or would promote, peace in a personal or health crisis? How willing are you to use this skill? What would make you more willing to do this? Give citations and References.

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A+ Solutions MKT-607 Module 1 DQ 1 Marketing Management Strategic Planning and the Marketing Management Process What are the components of a common marketing plan? Why is it important have a strategic marketing plan? How does the type of product or service affect the marketing strategy? Provide an example.

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A+ Solutions MKT-607 Module 1 DQ 2 Marketing Management Strategic Planning and the Marketing Management Process What are the aspects of marketing management? How has the marketing management process changed over the last several decades? Present examples.

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A+ Solutions MKT-607 Module 6 DQ 1 Marketing Management Distribution Strategies to Deliver Value What are the various types and functions of marketing intermediaries? Which are more important to large business and why? Which are more important for the small business and why?

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A+ Solutions ACC-650 Module 2 DQ 1 Managerial Accounting Process Costing What are the major differences between job-order costing and process-costing systems? Give an example of a well-known company that might use job-order costing, and an example of a well-known company that might use process costing. Explain why you have chosen these companies, and do not choose companies that your classmates have already addressed in a post.

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A+ Solutions BUS-660 Module 2 DQ 2 Quantitative Methods Decision Analysis What are some inherent challenges in using decision trees effectively in today's organizations? How can these challenges be overcome?

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A+ Solutions ECN-601 Module 3 DQ 2 Economics Cost and Profit Maximization Continued Explain what the quote, "Too many cooks spoil the pot" has to do with the law of diminishing marginal returns. In the context of a restaurant operation, what are the variable and fixed costs?

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Unit 8 Assignment Organized Behaviour- PROScout Marketing Often employees must work in various teams on a multitude of projects or initiatives. In order to work successfully, employees must actively listen to other team members to solve what are often unstructured problems with integrity. In this Assignment you will test your active listening skills and your ability to analyze and synthesize information, and recommend a course of action. All of these skills are critical in today's workplace and are prized by employers. 1. Read the background information. The Company:PROScout...

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Unit 8 Assignment Organized Behaviour- PROScout Marketing Often employees must work in various teams on a multitude of projects or initiatives. In order to work successfully, employees must actively listen to other team members to solve what are often unstructured problems with integrity. In this Assignment you will test your active listening skills and your ability to analyze and synthesize information, and recommend a course of action. All of these skills are critical in today's workplace and are prized by employers. 1. Read the background information. The Company:PROScout...

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A+ Solutions MGT-605 Module 8 DQ 1 Leadership and Organization - Organizational Structure and Change What are the four requirements for successful decentralization? Choose one and discuss it more thoroughly.

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A+ Solutions MGT-655 Module 1 DQ 1 Operations Management - Capacity Management and Learning Curves With respect to a firms supply chain design, what are some key challenges in terms of achieving an optimal level of mass customization?

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Certain industries experience a significant lag between the time their products are produced and when they are ready for market. In the wine and distilled spirits industry, for example, several years of aging must pass before the product can be sold. Producers in this industry use several techniques to finance the lag period, including sale of "futures" at a discounted price per case which reduces the time the inventory must be financed. What other businesses may use this technique or a similar technique to speed up cash flow? What are some of the risks involved? What are the benefits?...

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1. Grameen Danone is a joint venture among two companies - the non-profit Grameen Group and the for-profit Group Danone SA. What are the benefits to each of these companies? Why did each choose to participate in the joint venture? Answer: Grameen group had two main objectives one is to improve the nutrition of Bangladesh people and to reduce the poverty in the country by empowering farmers by creating new market for them. Group Danone SA is a French company, and they involve into marketing yogurt and non-alcoholic beverages and baby foods. They were world largest dairy product sellers....

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A+ Solutions BUS-340 Module 8 DQ 1 Ethical and Legal Issues in Business - Ethics and Law in Accounting/Finance What are the implications of conflicts of interest and how do they impact corporations? Using the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, give an example of a potential conflict of interest that could arise in business, and your recommendation for how that conflict or potential conflict could be resolved

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A+ Solutions FIN-350 Module 3 DQ 2 Fundamentals of Business Finance - Savings and Investment and Interest Rates What are the factors that influence market interest rates? Describe major periods in U.S. economic history when interest rates rose and declined. Why did this happen?

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A+ Solutions FIN-350 Module 5 DQ 1 Fundamentals of Business Finance - Risk and Return and Rate of Return What are the three possible sources of business risk? Explain. What other forms of risk does a business face? Why is risk not the chance of taking a loss?

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A+ Solutions MGT-420 Module 1 DQ 2 Organization Behavior and Management - Introduction to Management and Organizational Behavior What are the six challenges facing managers in the workplace today? Each student is expected to discuss one of the major challenges, highlighting its importance in the 21st century workplace and how it affects the behavior of people within organizations.

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A+ Solutions MGT-420 Module 1 DQ 3 Organization Behavior and Management - Introduction to Management and Organizational Behavior What are key managerial skills and competencies? Explain how they vary across management levels.

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A+ Solutions MGT-420 Module 4 DQ 1 Organization Behavior and Management - Teams and Groups What are group norms, and what role do they play in behavior and cohesiveness of the group? How does the diversity of a group affect its performance?

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A+ Solutions MGT-420 Module 5 DQ 2 Organization Behavior and Management - Interpersonal Dynamics and Processes Using a practical example, what are the benefits and potential problems associated with conflict?

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A+ Solutions MGT-420 Module 5 DQ 3 Organization Behavior and Management - Interpersonal Dynamics and Processes What is negotiation? What are the common negotiation pitfalls? What are the strategies to overcome them?

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A+ Solutions MGT-420 Module 7 DQ 3 Organization Behavior and Management - Managing Human Resources What are employee benefits? Explain how they are a major part of the compensation package. Review your current compensation package and determine if it is adequate and fair given the tasks you complete in your job.

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What changes in employment relationships are likely to occur as the population ages Do you think increasing age diversity will create new challenges for managers? What types of challenges do you expect will be most profound? What types of policies might lead to charges of age discrimination, and how can they be changed to eliminate these problems? Discuss some other challenges organizations often encounter while trying to build a diverse workforce. Describe some of the actions an organization should take to overcome diversity challenges, explaining why those actionswould be helpful....

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BEH 225 Week 1 checkpoint How did psychology evolve into a science What are some psychological perspectives that explain human behavior? A long-standing debate in the field of psychology is the degree to which nature and nurture shape human behaviors and traits. How would you describe the interaction between genetic potential, environmental influences, and personal choice? The field of psychology emerged 130 years ago when researchers began to directly study and observe psychological events. The first psychological laboratory was established in Germany in...

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What are the four basic contract pricing options What are five options of cost reimbursable contracts Fixed Price - this is where the goods or services have a fixed price Unit Price - this pricing is priced per unit and is adequately defined Cost reimbursable - this is paid per cost and reimbursed accordingly and is not well defined. Time and materials - this is paid for as labor and materials similar to a cost plus and unit plus contract respectively. The four basic contract pricing options are: Fixed Price: provides goods and/or services to the project at an agreed-on price....

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Describe the most effective indirect compensation system you have experienced or read about. Why was it effective? What are the advantages and disadvantages of performance-based pay Explain why employees in an organization should or should not earn pay based on performance. "Indirect compensation" refers to the "non-monetary" benefits presented and given to the employees in lieu of services offered by them to an organization. And they include Overtime Policy, Leave Policy, Car policy, Hospitalization, Travel Assistance Limits, Insurance, Flexible Working, and Retirement Benefits...

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LAW 421 Addressing International Legal and Ethical Issues Simulation Summary Writea 350-word summary. In your paper, answer the following questions: What are the issues involved in resolving legal disputes in international transactions? What are some practical considerations of taking legal action against a foreign business partner based in another country? What factors could work against CadMex's decision to grant sublicensing agreements? When the local customs and laws conflict with the customs and laws of an organization operating abroad, which should prevail? Explain why. How...

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Power of Love and Relationships Describe the factors of attraction. What attracts us to one another Why are we less likely to befriend someone from another culture than someone from a similar background with a similar physical aesthetic? Be sure to identify and describe all six factors in attraction. the human need to build bonds and relationships. Do we have an innate need to belong? If so, why? How is this need attached to our emotions, our social bonds, and our fear of deprivation? the three types of love: companionate, passionate, and compassionate. What are the...

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ACC 290 Week 3 DQ2 What are the four closing journal entries Why are they necessary

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ACC 290 WEEK 3 DQ1and 2 What is the revenue recognition principle What is the expense recognition principle? In your opinion, why are these important to financial reporting? DQ2 What are adjusting entries? Why are these necessary? DQ1 The revenue recognition principle is made so the revenue a company earns is recorded in the same accounting period in which a product or service is sold. The revenue recognition principle is also the process where a company keeps records of any financial event in the same accounting period it is earned. The expense recognition principle is the fact that the...

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Visit the Market Potential Index for Emerging Markets page at GlobalEdge Market Potential Indicator (MPI) is an index used to compare emerging markets along various dimensions. This index was developed as a result of an extensive study by MSU CIBER (Michigan State University Center for International Business Education and Research). In a cohesive and concise paper, answer the following questions What are the indicators used in developing this index Which of the indicators, in your opinion, would have a greater impact for a company that markets laptop computers? Using the MPI, which...

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Compare and contrast relative age dating with radiometric dating. What are the strengths and limitations (if any) of each? Before radiometric dating (also known as carbon dating), relative age dating was used, and it was primarily educated guesswork that did not have a scientific basis and lent itself to individual bias. After using this inaccurate method, scientists began to look at the different archaeological strata or layers of earth and use a comparison type method based on the idea that the earths geological layers are oldest at the bottom and that "an object cannot be older than the...

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What are the importance and advantages of data modeling in databaseExplain the following concepts in view of DBMS Performance Tuning, data transformation and presentation, security management, backup and recovery management, multi-user access control. I need a reference for each question. Advantage and importance of data model 1.The objective of an information model is to ensure that all information articles given by the practical group are totally and precisely spoken to. 2. Data model is detail enough to be utilized by the specialized group for building ...

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Ethical Scenario (9) You are the CEO of a baked-goods plant located in the South Bronx. You have gotten into the doughnut business and your marketing Vice President suggests using a brand name that suggests that the doughnuts are made in the old fashioned way. She suggests using the brand name, "Grandma's Old-Fashioned Bakery" to evoke the image of a simple bakery using healthy ingredients. Should the company should use the brand name Grandma's Old-Fashioned Bakery" or not? Identify at least 3 courses of actions or alternatives.1 What is the ethical dilemma or issue?2 What are the...

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BUS 644 Should a firm attempt to have fewer or more suppliers What are the advantages and disadvantages of each approach The firm should attempt to have more suppliers in this competitive market. For several procurement firms, suppliers have their secret weapon for reducing large market competition and their hidden resource help to achieve the largest market share among the top level of completion. These competitive gains from suppliers, best prices and delivery system help to increase the opportunities to conceive and implement innovative practices in an effective manner (Boyer & Verma,...

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What changes in employment relationships are likely to occur as the population ages Do you think increasing age diversity will create new challenges for managers What types of challenges do you expect will be most profound? What types of policies might lead to charges of age discrimination, and how can they be changed to eliminate these problems? Discuss some other challenges organizations often encounter while trying to build a diverse workforce. Describe some of the actions an organization should take to overcome diversity challenges, explaining why those actionswould be helpful. Provide...

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What changes in employment relationships are likely to occur as the population ages Do you think increasing age diversity will create new challenges for managers? What types of challenges do you expect will be most profound? What types of policies might lead to charges of age discrimination, and how can they be changed to eliminate these problems? Discuss some other challenges organizations often encounter while trying to build a diverse workforce. Describe some of the actions an organization should take to overcome diversity challenges, explaining why those actionswould be helpful....

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The Situational Leadership Model How does this theory address organization change What are the leader's behaviors and characteristics? ? What are the follower's behaviors and characteristics? ? What situational characteristics does this theory work in? ? Provide two examples of this theory in action. (This can be based on theory or your own experiences.) Your research paper should include the follow sections: ? research paper topic or introduction ? annotative bibliography ? name of the theory INTRODUCTION TO SITUATIONAL LEADERSHIP Situational leadership can be defined as a concept that...

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NRS-427V Module 2 DQ 1 Concepts in Community and Public Health - Epidemiology and Communicable Diseases What are social determinants of health? How do social determinants of health contribute to the development of illness? What is a communicable disease chain? Are there steps that a nurse can take to break a link within the communicable disease chain? Give a specific example. Readings within your text covering international/global health and the following websites will assist you in answering these questions: . Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Global Health...

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What are some forms of external persuasive communication seen on a regular basis? What makes them persuasive? External business communications with other business owners, suppliers, and customers must be persuasive and relatable. The communication can persuade a person to take a desired action such as buying a company's product or visiting the business. External persuasive communication can be used to build the image of a business in the community or to recruit potential employees. Telephone calls, service departments, customer surveys, and emails can persuade customers...

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In 200 - 250 words, what are the goals of employee selection? Compare and contrast two selection methods and how these selection methods influence the achievement of organizational objectives? Respond to at least two of your classmates' postings. One of the best ways to select the objectives for the employee selection is to figure out the best job opening. Being an employer, we want somebody who will be appropriate for your team, association and civilization. Choosing the precise person will generate a solid team establishment, and permit you to meet managerial goals and present more...

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SEC 571 Week 2 DQ 2 What Access Controls Are in Use SEC 571 Principles of Information Security and Privacy - DeVry What Access Controls Are in Use? (graded) What are your organization's assets? Are there any access controls in place? How effective are they? How can you tell? What are the weaknesses in the controls? Are any new or upgraded access controls being considered? Let's explore this substantial component of information security.

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Running Head: CASE ANALYSIS Your job will be to investigate the firm's problem(s) as they relate to Service Operations and prepare a written paper for each case. You need to justify your recommendations using four methods of analysis (SWOT, Service Quality/GAP Model, Servicescape/Location, NPV & ROI). 1. Examine the reasons how Porcinis has maintained high product and service quality? What are Porcinis plan for maintain this quality for its Pronto concept? Can you suggest ways to supplement this tool?/o:p 2. What does the proposed customer questionnaire system Pronto is planning to use...

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ACC 280 Week 3 DQ 4 What are reversing entries? Why are reversing entries needed? What would be the impact if not made? What are the pros and cons of using reversing entries? What types of transactions may require reversing entries?

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HLT 362 WEEK 3 DQ Answers DQ1 Week 3 Explain when a z-test would be appropriate over a t-test. DQ2 Week 3 Researchers routinely choose an alpha level of for testing their hypotheses. What are some experiments for which you might want a lower alpha level (e.g., )? What are some situations in which you might accept a higher level (e.g., 0.1)? ANSWER Think about what the p value is saying: if it is less than , then there is less than one chance in twenty that a difference as large as the one observed would come about due to chance variability if the null hypothesis of no difference were...

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You want to launch a business internationally, and you need to choose 3 countries1 in the Middle East, 1 in Asia, and 1 in Latin America. What are some of the components of these cultures that you need to understand from a business standpoint? How are they different in each country? Specifically, what considerations will be necessary to facilitate collaboration across these cultures? Identify supervisory skills appropriate to respond to your considerations. Can you have a U.S. management style in these countries? In support of your answer, show how various issues would influence the...

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The Library of Congress lists the 9-minute 1951 movieDuck and Coveras one of the most significant films of all time. Produced by Archer Films, the film was designed to teach children what to do in case of a nuclear attack. Conductasearch on the Internet for the title of the video or via the Prelinger Archives video collection on the Internet. Writea 300- to 350-word paper in which you consider what it would have been like to live under the threat of nuclear war. Compare it to the threat of terrorism. What are the similarities? What are the differences? NUCLEAR THREAT AND TERRORISM The...

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What are the types of plans How are they distinguished from one another Do you think plans with incremental objectives are more effective than those that contain stretch goals? Why or why not? Support your opinion with outside resources. In basic management practices there are three types of plans. They are Strategic, Tactical, and Operational. Within this planning process you can also have what is called Contingency plans for a backup plan which may be necessary in the event of a problem with the initial plans. Plans allow individuals, departments, organizations to commit to specific...

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Compare and contrast compensation and benefits strategy of the people department of Southwest Airlines to overall strategies of two other airlines. What distinguishes each approach from the others? What are the strengths and weaknesses of each? Guided Response:Use the template instructions provided in the videoTable of Informationas a guide for designing a table. Be sure to include your references, one of which should be our course text. Respond to at least two of your classmates posts. Carefully review theDiscussion Forum Grading Rubricfor the criteria that will be used to evaluate this...

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What is the purpose behind having a Constitution? Describe our political system under the Articles of Confederation. What were the inherent problems with the Articles? What factors generated the need to replace this system of government? What were the essential differences between the Articles of Confederation and the Constitution that we adopted? What were the differences between the Virginia Plan, New Jersey Plan, and Great Compromise (Connecticut Compromise)? What are the basic principles embodied in the Constitution? How can each Branch check the power of the other two Branches? Can...

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In the Brechts work Galileo, in the Scene 7 What is The theme of Science versus Faith is dramatised here. What are the arguments and the situation Scene 13: why Brecht rewrote the play in the 1940s? and write on Galileos long speech on Scene 13 and what it says about Science and ethics. ANSWER: BRECHTS WORK GALILEO In Scene, seven themes of Science versus Faith is dramatised here is Little Monk. And the main argument and situation is described as the Little Monk from Scene V visits Galileo and educates him that he has surrendered his profession as a physicist in light of Galileos late...

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How is niche marketing different than differentiated marketing What is the difference between an internal influence and an external influence as described by the Consumer Value Framework (CVF)? 3. What is meant by the term personality? What does it mean that personality is unique to the individual? 4. What is meant by the terms symbolic interactionism and semiotics? How do these concepts apply in the daily life of a consumer? 5. What are the various power bases of reference groups? Give examples of how these power bases may influence consumers in their consumption decisions. 6. What do...

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What are endocrine hormone disruptors, and how do they affect the human body Do you think that the standard risk assessment process (hazard identification, dose-response assessment, exposure assessment, and risk characterization) is enough to protect human health from toxic chemicals? Why or why not? ANSWER: Endocrine Hormone Disruptors Endocrine Hormone Disruptors is a synthetic chemical which is sometimes observed into the body in the form of chemicals mimic a natural hormone and disrupt the normal functioning of the body. This disruption can be happened because of halting or...

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Define International Political Economy IN YOUR OWN WORDS. Why is it so important to understand what it is Can we understand economics without politics? Can we understand politics without economics? 2. What are 3 important issues in the DEVELOPED WORLD with regard to IPE? Briefly discuss each as you understand them. Each Response needs to be 150 or more words ANSWER: International Political Economy Question 1 International political economy is a field of enquiry that attempts to elaborate global and international problems basing on combinations of various social sciences theoretical...

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Discuss the responsibility and authority of OSHA as well as OSHA standards. What are the similarities and differences between OSHA and NIOSH? Your response should be at least 200 words in length. You are required to use at least your textbook as source material for your response. All sources used, including your textbook, must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations. ANSWER: The Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 established both the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and Occupational Safety and Health Administration....

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The three groups a firm may target to establish a focused strategy are Demographic What are three groups (demographic, geographic, or other) that a firm might target to establish a focused strategy? Why would the business choose one of these groups (e.g., what makes these groups attractive to marketers?). Also, explain the potential risks of targeting these groups. The three groups a firm may target to establish a focused strategy are Demographic, Geographic or Psychographic to establish a focused strategy. A company would choose one What is an example of a business that you think is too...

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Week 7 DB1 Post 1 Are youfor oragainst free trade? ECON 312N - Principles of Economics Chamberlain College of Nursing Are youfor oragainst free trade? Are youfor oragainst NAFTA? What is the economic basis for trade? Explain the underlying facts that support free trade and give an example of a good that you purchased recently that is based on resource are some examples of goods that the U.S. has comparative advantage in producing? Take a look at the tag of the shirt/dress/pants you are wearing today. Where was it made?Anyone wearing Made in America items of clothing today? We sometimes...

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Week 7 DB2 Post 1 What is happening to the value of the U.S. dollar these days? ECON 312N - Principles of Economics Chamberlain College of Nursing What is happening to the value of the U.S. dollar these days? What causes the value of the U.S. dollar to rise or fall? Who demands U.S. dollar? Who supplies U.S. dollar? When we purchase German products, does our demand for euro go up or down? What are freely floating exchange rates all about, and how do they work? How can the falling U.S. dollar impact your travel expenses? Why would a cheap dollar relative to other nations' currencies be...

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What are these symbols? The attachment of this post is the same as what you see here, except with pictures of the symbols, the pictures did not copy over. The heart of your classes is the discussion forum. This is a threaded forum, when you reply to a post, you can see a little thread on the left side connecting your post to the one you replied to. Each reply is indented in. What is the deal with these symbols? So far I only see a grey thumbs up this is the same thing as liking something on Facebook. Feel free to like any post of your choosing and the grey thumb will turn to gold. The...

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What is entrepreneurship? What are some of the basic characteristics of entrepreneurs? Entrepreneurship is the ability to create an idea and strategically implement the idea for economic purposes. Some of the characteristics that describe an entrepreneur are independent, innovative, risk taker, persuasive, and disciplined. To become an entrepreneur an individual must have the ability to make decisions that involve great risk. The decision of selling a product at a specific cost is determined by the entrepreneur. The decision of how to market a product is determined by the entrepreneur....

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What are dual relationships? Dual and multiple relationships are applied in the same sense in many professional codes of ethics, and the ACA (2005) uses these words to refer to nonprofessional interactions. Multiple relationships happen when counselors undertake more than one function simultaneously or consecutively with a client. This could be professionally or non-professionally (Herlihy and Corey, 2006). Compare the positions of the ACA and the NAADAC on issues of dual relationships. The ethical codes fluctuate in what is said about how much time must pass before a different union can...

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What are the rules for predicates?

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What is the probability that at least 2 people have the same birthday in a group of 16 people? Assume that there are 365 days in a year.

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Two balls are chosen randomly from an urn containing 8 white, 4 black, and 2 orange balls. Suppose that we win \$2 for each black ball selected and we lose \$1 for each white ball selected. Let X denote our winnings. What are the possible values of X, and what are the probabilities associated with each value?

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In Problem 5, for n = 3, if the coin is assumed fair, what are the probabilities associated with the values that X can take on? [Problem 5 was asked here](https://www.lil-help.com/questions/7841/let-x-represent-the-difference-between-the-number-of-heads-and-the-number-of-tails-obtained-when-a-coin-is-tossed-n-times)

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Organ transplant criteria There are more people in need of an organ transplant than there are donor organs, and as such, there is a long waiting list of patients waiting to receive their transplant. Some of these patients will die before they receive the organ that could save their life. A waiting list is used to maintain the allocation of donor organs to patients. For this module's assignment,design your own 1-2 page organ transplant waiting list points to consider include the following: What are the factors that will establish a patient's order on the list? How would you ensure that...

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A+ Solution NRS 429V Week 2 Topic 2 DQ 1 Family Centered Health Promotion - Health Promotion in Nursing Care What are the distinguishing factors between the contemporary views of health promotion versus the historical view? How and why did these differences develop?

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Strategic Audit:- Strategic audit is the very essential and useful tool to evaluate the internal controls and to check the compliance of the company operations according to the company goals. In other words we could say that strategic audit refers to check that whether the internal processes are aligned with the company goals or not. It involves various elements with it to perform strategic audit. There are several advantages and disadvantages for using strategic audit as the framework. Advantages includes that the proper controls will be implemented which will help in attaining the...

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Shorelines are temporary geologic and topographic features. Explain this statement. (Hint: what are some of the forces affecting both the erosion and deposition of materials? What are some common temporary shoreline features - both erosional and depositional?) Shorelines change due to the addition and removal of sediment by various forces. Some forces are natural and some are the result of manmade constructions. The most common deposit and removal is done by waves which strike the shore and move down the shore in a kind of sweeping moving action. If this wave ebbing and flowing were the...

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Two Strategies for Partners to Enhance Business Solution The 2 strategies that partners can utilize to enhance their trade are as: 1. Utilizing the universal trade standards for trade such as universal language, communication style, universal set of ethical guidelines and lots of further things. 2. Utilize the joint ventures to have additional resources, novel distribution networks, novel marketplaces and lots of further benefits. Universal Trade standards: Universal trade standards will help the partners to overcome their disputes since the universal standards of trade are equal...

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ACC 291 Week 1 DQ 2 How are bad debts accounted for under the direct write-off method? What are the disadvantages of this method? How are bad debts accounted for under the direct write-off method? What are the disadvantages of this method? Under the direct write-off method, bad debts are accounted as an debit to bad debts expense and a credit to accounts receivable. At my current employer we see several write-offs each and every month the process has some similarities from the reading. For example after 90 days of account inactivity at my place of employment...

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Discussion: Online classified web pages that are accessible to others online have a great potential for security, privacy, and fraud assault. How are the companies in this business protecting their users from such assaults, and how can these companies improve the security of online classifieds? What are some of the limitations or dangers you see in the use of AI technologies such as expert systems, virtual reality, and intelligent agents? What could be done to minimize such effects? Response: In order for big name companies to prevent from security, privacy, and fraud assault, companies...

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Answer the following question in essay form in threeto three and a half pages. Your essays must be double spaced, use twelve point font, and have one inch margins. You should include an introduction and a conclusion and indent each and every paragraph. Each paragraph after your introduction should contain a clear topic sentence and supporting arguments and examples where these are appropriate. We have been discussing Pascal Boyers evolutionary account of why human beings are predisposed to think of the world and respond to it in religious ways. The following questions are drawn from the...

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What are the rules for subject verb agreement?

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What are pronouns?

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What are the rules for verb tenses?

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What are the rules for prepositions?

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What are the rules for Gerunds?

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What are the rules for Appositives?

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What are the rules for writing numbers?

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What are some tips for writing a good resume?

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What are the properties of definite integrals?

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In a certain lottery, 6 white balls from a drum with 14 balls and 1 red ball from a dmm with 38 balls are selected. For a $2 ticket, players get one chance at winning the jackpot by matching all 7 numbers. Players win prizes when the numbers on their ticket match some or all of the numbers on the balls drawn (the order in which the balls are drawn does not matter). What is the probability of winning the jackpot by matching all numbers drawn?

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A and B are involved in a duel. The rules of the duel are that they are to pick up their guns and shoot at each other simultaneously. If one or both are hit, then the duel is over. If both shots miss, then they repeat the process. Suppose that the results of the shots are independent and that each shot of A will hit B with probability pA, and each shot of B will hit A with probability pB. What is (a) the probability that A is not hit? (b) the probability that both duelists are hit? (c) the probability that the duel ends after the nth round of shots? (d) the conditional probability...

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If the die in [Problem 7](https://www.lil-help.com/questions/7843/suppose-that-a-die-is-rolled-twice-what-are-the-possible-values-that-the-following-random-variables-can-take-on) is assumed fair, calculate the probabilities associated with the random variables in parts (a) through (d).

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Online marketing research surveys are becoming more common. What are the pros and cons of using the Web to conduct a focus group? How does the statistical validity and reliability of a quantitative on-line survey compare with the validity and reliability of a telephone survey? Responses are to be shared with the class for discussion. The on-line marketing research surveys are made of respondents with access to personal computer and web browsers based on research specifications. The respondents are predicted to be more open and verbal than in traditional focus groups because they...

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are the most widely used, but the least valid, selection method." What are some of the uses and problems associated with employment interviews? A selection interview can integrate all information obtained from application forms, tests, and reference checks, and investigate any conflicting information that may have emerged. The interview tends to have high intra-rater reliability. But, typically, inter-rater reliability is only moderate to low. Consequently, the same applicant can be evaluated differently by different raters. Although the interview appears on the surface to be...

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Economic indicators are economic statistics that tell us how well the economy is doing. The GDP, unemployment rate, and inflation rate are the most common macroeconomic indicators. The GDP is the total value of all final goods and services produced in within a country in a given year. The change in the GDP tells us whether the economy is in an expansion or recession. Since GDP is the measure of an economy's production, it is often used as an indicator of for standard of living. Consumption will equal production at an economy's equilibrium. Do you think the GDP is an adequate measure...

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1. The supply and demand schedules for tickets to basketball games in town of Oakwood are given in the table below. Price Quantity Demanded Quantity Supplied 6 5,000 2,000 7 4,000 2,000 8 3,000 2,000 9 2,000 2,000 10 1,000 2,000 The stadium owners need to find the optimum price for the games. 1. What are the coefficients of elasticity of supply and demand if the price is raised from 6 to 8? (8 points) Solution: Coefficients of elasticity of supply and demand (2,000/2) *(6/5000) Where as 2000 is Quantity Supplied at price of 6 5000 is Demand at price of 6 8-6 ...

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1. The supply and demand schedules for tickets to basketball games in town of Oakwood are given in the table below. Price Quantity Demanded Quantity Supplied 6 5,000 2,000 7 4,000 2,000 8 3,000 2,000 9 2,000 2,000 10 1,000 2,000 The stadium owners need to find the optimum price for the games. 1. What are the coefficients of elasticity of supply and demand if the price is raised from 6 to 8? (8 points) Solution: Coefficients of elasticity of supply and demand (2,000/2) *(6/5000) Where as 2000 is Quantity Supplied at price of 6 5000 is Demand at price of 6 8-6 ...

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Discussion Question #1: As a project manager for an electronics manufacturer, you are supposed to design a new, low-cost MP3 player in three months' time working with a team of three technicians. Because outcome, schedule, and resources are all interrelated, what are some options you might consider if you suddenly lose two of your technicians? (p. 24 Project Management Textbook) Discussion Question #2: As a project manager of a new team that's developing an online shopping site for a traditional department store, you have been asked to calculate how much your team will spend on user...

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A+ Solutions HLT-362V Week 5 Topic 5: DQ 2 Applied Statistics for Health Care Professionals - Discovering Relationships and Building Models Now that you are familiar with the basic concepts of statistics, what are some examples of when you have seen or heard statistics used inappropriately?

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Explain how foreign exchange rates are determined. How do changes in interest rates, inflation, productivity, and income affect exchange rates? What are the advantages and disadvantages of a weak versus a strong dollar for imports, exports, international and domestic markets?

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A debit is an asset or increase in cash (left column). Debits normally increase assets and decrease liabilities and credits normally decrease assets and increase liabilities. A credit is a decrease in cash (right column). Debits and credits are used to record business transactions by the type of account that is used. Expense and assets are increased on the debit or left side and liability equity and revenue accounts are increased on the credit side

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Assignment 2 Resource and Time Budgets Three Perceptions of Project Cost What are the differences in the ways project managers, accountants, and financial comptrollers perceive the expenses of a project? How are indirect costs involved in the preparation of the budget for a project? Using the typical profit and loss statement included in the Directed Reading, does it surprise you that a 1,000,000 project will generate only the Net profit shown on the bottom line of that statement? Why or why not? You are going to be the project manager for the construction of a large warehouse for...

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A+ Solutions MGT-655 Module 5 DQ 2 Operations Management - Processes Identify how production processes are organized in a typical manufacturing organization. What are some specific examples?

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Assignment should be uploaded with the student portal 1. Prepare an essay on "Schools of ManagementThought" 2. What are two or three of your own ten-year predictions for our socio-cultural, political-legal, economic or technological future which will influence the business? 1. Prepare an essay on "Schools of Management Thought" Schools of Management thought; The Classic management theory Branches of the Classic Management Theory 1. The classical scientific branch. 2. Classical administrative branch. Classical Scientific branch The classical scientific branch was developed...

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Article 2 Electronic Cigarette - Here are Some Benefits of Electronic Cigarettes for Smokers Not only one smoker will get advantage, as their concerns about passive smoking tend to be rendered a waste of time through the e-cig. An infinitely more sociable atmosphere then! On reflection the e-cig is a more healthy, cheaper and eco-friendly alternative to cigarette smoking and as recognition and the market develops they have great probability of successfully affect the harmful cigarettes most of us have arrived at know and several of us have found dread as well as worry. What are the...

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Assignment 3 Obesity in America Obesity in America is considered an epidemic. There are many contributing factors to obesity (both childhood and adult), such as biological, environmental, social, or economic factors. Review the information on obesity on pages 383 to 385 in the textbook. You may also use the Internet or Strayer Library to research obesity and its causes. Suggested Reading: What Are the Health Risks of Overweight and Obesity? located at Write a one to two page (1-2) page essay in which you: 1. Describe the effect that obesity (childhood and / or adult) has had on you...

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MKT 421 Week 5 Complete (Marketing Plan) . MKT 421 WEEK 5 DQ 1 Florida's Department of Citrus and a coalition of consumer groups have launched an attack on your company for deceptive marketing because your company markets its SunShine drink as fruit juice even though the drink contains less than 5% fruit juice. Marketing SunShine drink as a fruit juice leads parents to believe that they are purchasing a healthy juice for their children. What ethical and moral issues are involved in this situation? Should these issues affect the marketing of SunShine drink? Explain why...

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MKT 421 (Marketing Plan) Week 1 MKT 421 WEEK 1 DQ 1 Assume you are the newly hired marketing manager of a company. As you spend time with other peer marketing managers, you realize that the company does not place an emphasis on planning within the marketing organization. Why is planning important in marketing? What are the essential components of a marketing plan? How would you convince your supervisor that the marketing department should produce formal marketing plans? MKT 421 WEEK 1 DQ 2 Select an organization with which you are familiar. How does your selected...

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RES 342 Final Exam An independent consumer testing lab preformed a statistical test on 25 type-C alkaline batteries and calculated the mean life for a particular use before they failed was 22.5 hours. The distribution of the lives approximated a normal distribution. The standard deviation of the distribution was 1.1 hours. Information on the package states that the batteries should last 24 hours. The test question was if this difference between the test statistics and the stated life of the battery was significant? The .05 significant level was selected for the test. Which is the correct...

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BSOP 429 Production Activity Control and Just-in-time Complete Course Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 (How Other Levels of OPC Affect PAC (Graded) Select one of the five areas of OPC noted in this week's lecture, and discuss how activities in this area will or could affect PAC. Why do you feel this way? Does any one area of OPC affect PAC more than another? which specific area of PAC is impacted the most by the areas you selected? How does the textbook describe PAC? What are the sections of PAC? And based on the description of PAC from the lecture and textbook, which specific area of PAC is...

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BSOP 429 Production Activity Control and Just-in-time Complete Course Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 (How Other Levels of OPC Affect PAC (Graded) Select one of the five areas of OPC noted in this week's lecture, and discuss how activities in this area will or could affect PAC. Why do you feel this way? Does any one area of OPC affect PAC more than another? which specific area of PAC is impacted the most by the areas you selected? How does the textbook describe PAC? What are the sections of PAC? And based on the description of PAC from the lecture and textbook, which specific area of PAC is...

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BSOP 429 Production Activity Control and Just-in-time All Discussions Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 (How Other Levels of OPC Affect PAC (Graded) Select one of the five areas of OPC noted in this week's lecture, and discuss how activities in this area will or could affect PAC. Why do you feel this way? Does any one area of OPC affect PAC more than another? which specific area of PAC is impacted the most by the areas you selected? How does the textbook describe PAC? What are the sections of PAC? And based on the description of PAC from the lecture and textbook, which specific area of PAC is...

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BSOP 429 Production Activity Control and Just-in-time All Discussions Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 (How Other Levels of OPC Affect PAC (Graded) Select one of the five areas of OPC noted in this week's lecture, and discuss how activities in this area will or could affect PAC. Why do you feel this way? Does any one area of OPC affect PAC more than another? which specific area of PAC is impacted the most by the areas you selected? How does the textbook describe PAC? What are the sections of PAC? And based on the description of PAC from the lecture and textbook, which specific area of PAC is...

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BSOP 429 Production Activity Control and Just-in-time Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 (How Other Levels of OPC Affect PAC (Graded) Select one of the five areas of OPC noted in this week's lecture, and discuss how activities in this area will or could affect PAC. Why do you feel this way? Does any one area of OPC affect PAC more than another? which specific area of PAC is impacted the most by the areas you selected? How does the textbook describe PAC? What are the sections of PAC? And based on the description of PAC from the lecture and textbook, which specific area of PAC is impacted the...

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BSOP 429 Production Activity Control and Just-in-time Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 (How Other Levels of OPC Affect PAC (Graded) Select one of the five areas of OPC noted in this week's lecture, and discuss how activities in this area will or could affect PAC. Why do you feel this way? Does any one area of OPC affect PAC more than another? which specific area of PAC is impacted the most by the areas you selected? How does the textbook describe PAC? What are the sections of PAC? And based on the description of PAC from the lecture and textbook, which specific area of PAC is impacted the...

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Functional Area of Business MGT 521 Functional Area of Business The functional areas of business are management, law, human resource management, leadership, accounting, finance, economics, research and statistics, operational management, marketing, and strategic planning (University of Phoenix, 2013). All of these areas are very important in the growth and development of a successful business. The two areas that are the most essential to any business are the human resource management and leadership. They are both necessary in the development of a strong business. ...

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**BUS 475 Full Course:  DQs, Individual Assignments, and Team Assignments**   **Individual Assignments:** **Strategic Plan, Part I: Conceptualizing a Business** Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which you explain the importance of your selected businesss vision, mission, and values in determining your strategic direction. Include the following: Define your business, products or services, and customers by developing a mission statement. Ensure that you are differentiating your product or service. Create a vision for this organization that clearly demonstrates your decision on...

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BHE314 - Environmental Health and Safety Module 4 - Case Housing and Institutions; Recreational Areas and Bathing Facilities; Disaster Sanitation You arean environmental health inspector that works for a local health department. You are faced with two environmental issues that are affecting the local community. Write a 2-3 page paper in which you respond to the following two questions: Housing and Institutional Health Question 1: There are problems at a daycare facility for infants and toddlers, in a low-income neighborhood. The daycare is located in an old building structure. ...

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A+Solution Writeone-page summaries of readings marked. Summaries should answerthefollowingquestions: 1. What are the main arguments (1or2bullets) in this reading? 2. Whatevidencedoestheauthorprovidetosupporthisorherargument? (5or6bullets) 3. Whatarethe relativestrengthsandweaknessesoftheseargumentsandsupportingevidence comparedtootherreadingsthisweek orthisterm? (5or6bullets) 4. Whatquestionsdoesthisreadingraise?(1or2) 5. Outlineastudywhereyoucouldfollowupwiththisworkoraddressshortcomings(1or2lines).

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Conduct a market analysis Develop a Product Innovation Charter (PIC) Conduct a market analysis for your chosen company and develop a report that will be given to the senior management of your chosen company. The objective is to develop a Product Innovation Charter (PIC). A PIC is a written document, prepared to chart the companys new product strategy. To develop the PIC you will need to conduct a PEST and/or SWOT analysis. Your market analysis should also include an analysis of your customers. You also need to answer the following questions: What are the market...

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MGT 448 Complete Course Week 1 Individual Assignment Globalization Questionnaire Prepare a comprehensive response to the following questions in 350 words. What is globalization, and what are some of the traditional international trade theories that support the concept of globalization? List the major drivers of globalization and provide three examples of each. Explain at least four effects of globalization that affect your community and your organization. Discussion Questions What technological advances in telecommunications and transportation have influenced global...

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**MGT 448 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual Assignment** **Globalization Questionnaire** **Prepare** a comprehensive response to the following questions in 350 words. What is globalization, and what are some of the traditional international trade theories that support the concept of globalization? List the major drivers of globalization and provide three examples of each. Explain at least four effects of globalization that affect your community and your organization. **Discussion Questions** What technological advances in telecommunications and transportation have...

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From your readings and thoughts this week whatare some external influences on organizations? "?a firm's external environment is divided into three major areas: the general, industry, and competitor environments" (Hitt, Ireland, & Hoskisson,2009,). External influences include "demographic, economic, political/legal, sociocultural, technological, and global" (Hitt, Ireland, & Hoskisson,2009,). Additional external influences may also include new entrants in the market, suppliers, possible threats from product substitutes, and competitive rivalry with other firms. What are some of...

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ETH 316 (Ethics and Social Responsibility) ETH 316 Week 1 Week 1 Discussion Question: 1 One of your friends uses the terms ethics and morality interchangeably. You do not think this is correct. How would you explain the difference between ethics and morality? Provide an example of morality and one of ethics in your explanation. Week 1 Discussion Question: 2 Select two major ethical theories covered in your readings for Week One. What are the major differences between these two theories? Which one of these theories is most aligned to your personal beliefs? Explain. Week 1...

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NETW 584 Telecom Laws and Regulations Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 What gives the federal government the right to regulate the Telecommunications arena, and what is the purpose of laws and regulations. Do you think we need laws and regulation in the telecommunications field at all? Why or why not? Week 1 DQ 2 What is the role of the FCC in the Telecommunications field? What is the purpose for the creation of the governing statute for the regulation of telecommunications in the United States (the Communications Act of 1934)? Why was it necessary for the federal government to create the...

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ENGL 216 Technical Writing Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 1. What are some ways technical writing differs from traditional writing? 2. Although there are differences between the two styles of writing, what area(s) remain the same? Week 1 DQ 2 For this discussion, you need to search the Internet to determine how information needs differ from culture to culture. For instance, the Japanese prefer a lot of detail and a friendly tone. They could be offended if a writer did not take this preference into consideration when writing a document for one of their companies. What cultural needs would a...

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ENGL 216 Technical Writing Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 1. What are some ways technical writing differs from traditional writing? 2. Although there are differences between the two styles of writing, what area(s) remain the same? Week 1 DQ 2 For this discussion, you need to search the Internet to determine how information needs differ from culture to culture. For instance, the Japanese prefer a lot of detail and a friendly tone. They could be offended if a writer did not take this preference into consideration when writing a document for one of their companies. What cultural needs would a...

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**MGT 448 All DQs** **Week 1** What technological advances in telecommunications and transportation have influenced global business in the last decade? How have these technological advances affected regional economic development? What trends may be anticipated in these areas? Would globalization have been possible without these technological advances? Discuss how culture, language, and religion might influence the costs of doing business in a particular country. Support your statement with examples. Discuss the following theory: The study of global business is relevant if you work or...

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A+ TUTORIAL FOR THE FOLLOWING EXERCISES WEEK 7 EXERCISES (you are almost there!) Enter your answers in the spaces provided. Save the file using your last name as the beginning of the file name (e.g., ruf_week7_exercises) and submit via Assignments. When appropriate, show your work. 1.Given the following information, use Table B.4 in Appendix B in your text to determine whether the correlations are significant and how you would interpret the results. a.The correlation between speed and strength for 20 women is .567. Test these results at the .01 level using a one-tailed...

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ETH 316 (Ethics & Social Responsibility) ETH 316 Week 5 Week 5 Discussion Question: 1 The organization where you work is expanding into the global market by opening an office in China. What are some potential ethical and social issues that may arise as the company expands into this new area? Can these issues be avoided or mitigated? Why or why not? Week 5 Discussion Question: 2 Identify a cultural practice that is considered acceptable in one country but is not acceptable in another. What are some cultural considerations that affect the resulting ethical...

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University of Phoenix HCS 588 Week 4 QI Plan Part 2 Implementing and Revising From the two or three areas of potential improvement you selected in Week 3, narrow your focus to one performance improvement area. Use this area as the focus for your chosen organization to develop a QI plan. Research at least three various methodologies for integrating QI strategies into performance measurements. Research at least three information technology applications--clinical decision support systems--as components of QI management. Research the involvement of benchmarks and...

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A+ Solutions MGT-420 Module 5 Virtual Workplace: Out of the Office Reply and Listening Skills: Yeah Whatever Videos Organization Behavior and Management - Interpersonal Dynamics and Processes View "Virtual Workplace: Out of the Office Reply and the Listening Skills: Yeah Whatever" videos. View the videos as many times as necessary to familiarize yourself with the names of the characters and the issues in both videos as they relate to this week's objectives. Write a paper (1,000-1,250 words), in which you respond to the following questions: 1.How effective is the communication...

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HCS 235 Complete Course Week 1 Complete Consumers Perspective on Health Care . This is available on ecampus. While this is not a formal paper, remember this is a college level assignment that is worth 10 points. You are expected to effectively communicate your ideas in a way that reflects the value of this assignment. Sentence fragments are not acceptable. While the questions are from your perspective, it is assumed that perspective is one of a college student seeking a career in Health Care Administration with a basic understanding of the scope of the services involved. I expect...

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Week 3 DQ 1 Class, What are the benefits of a senior center to an older adult? List and discuss 2 of these benefits. One of the benefits of a senior center is that it permits the older person to come in and wander around at-will. In other words, if the person wants to become involved in (let's say) bingo, or scrabble, or a game of bridge, that person will usually be able to find just about whatever would entice them. However, if they would prefer to go and sit in the "sitting room or library" and read or simply rest, that is available for them also. I know of a personal experience...

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**HCS 325 Complete Course** **Week 1** Individual Assignment: Roles and Functions Paper Prepare a 300+ word paper based on your readings for this week describing your definition of the role and application of management functions used by todays health care managers. Consider the following: What is the most important role or function for a health care manager? What is the most significant aspect related to health care management that you want to gain by taking this class? Use a minimum of two references to support your paper. **Discussion Questions** There are four cyclic steps...

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CJA 394 Week 2 DQ 2 What are the various organizational police functions (local, state, federal)? Local police are conducted by a sheriff, and are made up of deputies. They investigate crimes, traffic enforcement, and civil disputes. The state police assist local law enforcements, investigate cross-country crime, and to give law enforcement presence to areas that have no local or county presence. The federal police are specialized in having specific mandates to give certain types of federal laws (Clark, 2004). How do various functional levels of policing differ from one...

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LAW 531 Final Exam Answers 1. What are the two categories of government regulations that pertain to businesses? General government regulations and specific government regulations Statutory law regulations and common law regulations Civil government regulations and criminal government regulations Public law regulations and private law regulations 2. In a survey of the nonattainment areas in the state, the agency found Helmont to be the district that exceeded the ozone standard by the largest margin. Helmont is most likely to be categorized as a(n) ________ nonattainment area....

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**NTC 242 All DQs** Week 1 Discussion Questions What are two WANs that you have used? What equipment or devices where is use? Describe the network design and configuration? Respond to your classmates and discuss how your examples differ. Chou (2009) discusses a very common situation in business, communications between branch offices and the home office data center. The author presents two methodologies to improve throughput between the offices and the data center: data compression and caching.  Analyze and discuss the common types of data used in your company to test the suitability...

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**NTC 242 Complete Course** Week 1 Discussion Questions What are two WANs that you have used? What equipment or devices where is use? Describe the network design and configuration? Respond to your classmates and discuss how your examples differ. Chou (2009) discusses a very common situation in business, communications between branch offices and the home office data center. The author presents two methodologies to improve throughput between the offices and the data center: data compression and caching.  Analyze and discuss the common types of data used in your company to test the...

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XBIS 219 All Assignments Week One 3.CheckPoint: The Information Systems Department Review Ch. 2 in the text. Select two organizational departments in a business. Write a paragraph of at least 200 words in which you identify the roles of information systems within those departments. Format your paragraph according to APA guidelines. Save it in a Microsoft Word document and attach it to the Assignments page to earn points. Week Two 1.CheckPoint: A Microfinance MIS Visit the Mifos Initiative Web site at www.mifos.org. The Mifos Initiative is a technology program...

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XBIS 219 Complete Course Week One Course Assignments Readings Read Appendix A regarding the final project requirements. Read Ch. 1, 2, & 4 of Introduction to Information Systems. Read Technology guides 2 & 5 in the text. Read this weeks Electronic Reserve Readings. CheckPoint: The Information Systems Department Review Ch. 2 in the text. Select two organizational departments in a business. Write a paragraph of at least 200 words in which you identify the roles of information systems within those departments. Format your paragraph according to APA guidelines. Save it...

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A+Solution Consumer Markets, Competition, Segmentation, and Positioning Team Assignment #2 A.Company 1. Brief history of company’s evolution and development. 2. What does the overall corporation (that owns your brand) do? What is the corporation’s mission? Do its objectives and strategies fit well with its skills and resources? 1.How is the company performing financially? How has the company’s stock been performing recently? 2.Initiate a SWOT analysis of your brand. B.Markets 1.What is happening to market size (in $), growth (in %), and profits in your industry? ...

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**FIN 486 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual Assignment** **Business Ethics** **Write** a paper of no more than 1,000 words, describing the demise of Enron Corporation® and WorldCom®. **Identify** major factors that led to the dissolution of Enron Corporation® and WorldCom®. **Explain** specific ethical violations in accounting practices at Enron Corporation® and WorldCom®. **Describe** the role of business ethics in strategic financial planning. **Cite** readings and at least one other source, including the Internet. **Format** your paper consistent with APA...

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RES 342 Complete Course Week 1 Assignments from the E-Text Prepare answers to the following assignments from the e-text, Applied Statistics in Business and Economics, by Doane and Seward: Chapter 8 Chapter Exercises 8.48 and 8.64 Hypothesis Identification Article Analysis Use the UOP Online Library or the Electronic Reading Reserve (ERR) to locate a peer-reviewed article that reports original research and pertains to a specific, stated hypothesis that was used to validate a research study. Use "major databases (eg - ProQuest)" in the Online Collection, and the key search...

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RES 342 Complete Course Week 1 1.Assignments from the E-Text Prepare answers to the following assignments from the e-text, Applied Statistics in Business and Economics, by Doane and Seward: Chapter 8 Chapter Exercises 8.48 and 8.64 2.Hypothesis Identification Article Analysis Use the UOP Online Library or the Electronic Reading Reserve (ERR) to locate a peer-reviewed article that reports original research and pertains to a specific, stated hypothesis that was used to validate a research study. Use "major databases (eg - ProQuest)" in the Online Collection, and the key search...

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FIN 486 Complete Course Week 1 Individual Assignment Business Ethics Write a paper of no more than 1,000 words, describing the demise of Enron Corporation and WorldCom. Identify major factors that led to the dissolution of Enron Corporation and WorldCom. Explain specific ethical violations in accounting practices at Enron Corporation and WorldCom. Describe the role of business ethics in strategic financial planning. Cite readings and at least one other source, including the Internet. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines. Discussion Questions What are a chief...

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A+ TUTORIAL FOR COMM 315 Week 3 Personal Action Plan. Use this guide to help you get a great grade! What did you observe? Why was this situation out of your comfort zone? What did you learn? What perceptions changed or remained the same about the people observed? What types of things did you notice about the people? Did you witness any socially conscious individuals? What traits did you see? What type of social inequality did you observe or experience? Did your comfort level change from the time the observation began until it ended and if so how? How has this...

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A+ SOlution Philosophy 1. Analytical Assignment (worth 15% of total grade) The Frankfurt article is in the Reading folder on blackboard. It might have been expected that no problem would be of more central and persistent concern to philosophers than that of understanding what we ourselves essentially are. Frankfurt Our current aim is to track human nature. To figure out what a robust moral theory can do for us, implies knowing something about us. Frankfurt gives us an account that differentiates persons from non-persons, morally responsible agents from morally...

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What is a multinational corporation? Multinational Companies (MNC's) are actually, "?firms that operate in several countries confront dangers that are unparalleled to the international arena" (Gitman, 2006, p. 458). What are some of the constraints facing today's multinational corporations? Some of the restrictions facing today's multination corporations incorporate dangers which can be exceptional to global arenas; these dangers incorporate exchange rate risk as well as political risk. The exchange rate risk, "?reflects the risk that an unforeseen change in the...

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STAT 167 All Assignments STAT 167 Statistics For The Life Sciences Week 2 Individual Assignment DataOrganizing, Summarizing, Probability, and Distribution Worksheet 1.    Look at the following presentation of data: Is this a histogram, a frequency distribution, a box-plot, or a scatterplot? Describe the method of presenting data that you identify. For each component of the data presentation method you describe, identify the corresponding section in this example (0.5 point). 2.    Look at the following presentation of data: Is this a histogram, a frequency distribution, a...

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**STAT 167 Complete Course** STAT 167 Statistics For The Life Sciences Week 1 Discussion Questions When would converting raw data into z scores be useful? Provide an example from the life sciences and explain why the conversion would be beneficial. Read the response of a classmate and decide whether the conversion to z scores would be beneficial in the classmates example. Explain why or why not. How would you define research? What is the purpose of business research? How may variance and standard deviation be applied to a real-world business-related problem? Provide a specific...

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RES 342 Week 5 DQs What is the purpose of forecasting? Why are forecasts not always correct? What are the limitations of forecasting? Why is the trend commonly thought to be the most important component of forecasting? How is the linear trend method related to linear regression? Why are simple moving averages and weighted averages commonly used forms of forecasting? Whats the most important concept youve learned from this course that you can take away and use in either your work or personal life? Is forecasting important in your organization. What are the limitations of forecasting...

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RES 342 Week 5 Assignments from the E-Text Prepare answers to the following assignments from the e-text, Applied Statistics in Business and Economics, by Doane and Seward: Chapter 12 Chapter Review #1 Chapter Exercises 12.48 and 12.50 Chapter 13 Chapter Exercises 13.30 and 13.32 Chapter 14 Chapter Exercise 14.16 Applying Time Series Methodologies Simulation Complete the simulation Applying Time Series Methodologies located on your student website. During the third cycle of the simulation, you will need to make a decision regarding sales forecasts for Blues...

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Associate Program Material ETH 125 Aging and Disability Worksheet Part I Identify 2 or 3 issues faced by the aging population. 1. 3 out of 5 Baby Boomers haven't saved enough for their retirement. This is a problem for fairly obvious reasons. Retirement won't be much fun without some extra money for movies, travel and other forms of entertainment and recreation. They may have to cut back on expenditures for such items as heat, air conditioning, certain healthy foods, dental care and other health care items. 2. Many people retire with the same eating habits they had as...

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Instructions Practicing Interviewing Skills Assignment Practicing Interviewing Skills Videotape a mock helping interview. You, as the interviewer, will be conducting a 10-15 minute intake interview with your volunteer "client". Create a scenario outlining the background of your client, the nature of the problem, and the type of agency you are representing (this should be no longer than 1 page typed). You may ask the instructor for assistance if you need help creating an appropriate scenario. Assume you are meeting this client for the first time. You will be turning in: •The...

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What are some examples of community-based programs? What are some advantages and disadvantages of certain community-based programs? Some of the community-based programs are: The county's (or area's) Homemaker Services. This provides the individual or family with home management help, which would be light housekeeping, laundry, changing bed linens, grocery shopping. Sometimes these services are referred to Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (or IADL's). Another community-based program is the Personal Care Services which gives the person assistance with daily routine...

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What's wrong with our food and drugs? Do you really want to know what is wrong with our food? If you knew just half of what went into your food you would be disgusted. That is why I am here, to inform you. First of all, the packaging factories are hardly suitable to be a place to package raw meat. Rats are running all over the place and flies and other dirty insects are abundant. You would assume that old rotten meat would be disposed of, wouldn't you, but it's not. The mea is packaged anyway and sent to a store where a consumer will buy it unknowingly. You could be that...

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Patricia is researching venues for a restaurant business. She is evaluating three major attributes that she considers important in her choice: taste, location, and price. The value she places on each attribute, however, differs according to what type of restaurant she is going to start. If she opens a restaurant in a suburban area of Los Angeles, then taste is the most important attribute, three times as important as location, and two times as important as price. If she opens a restaurant in the Los Angeles metropolitan area, then location becomes three times as important as taste and two...

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A+ Grade Work Ashford University BUS 644 Week 2 Memorial Hospital Case Study (New) Memorial Hospital is a privately owned 600-bed facility. The hospital provides a broad range of health care services, including complete laboratory and X-ray facilities, an emergency room, an intensive care unit, a cardiac care unit, and a psychiatric ward. Most of these services are provided by several other hospitals in the metropolitan area. Memorial has purposely avoided getting involved in any specialized fields of medicine or obtaining very specialized diagnostic equipment because it was...

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A variety of techniques and efforts are used to stabilize shorelines throughout the world. Discuss these techniques. Are they temporary or permanent? Also, discuss at least two ways in which the development of coastal areas contributes to shoreline erosion? (Hint: think about rivers and what they contribute to our beaches. Also, what increases with the creation of roads and rooftops?) There are various methods for trying to stabilize shorelines from ecological (planting grasses) to temporary construction (pumping extra sand onto beach area) to permanent (jetties and seawalls). Although...

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Q6 1.  What is the area under the normal distribution curve to the left of z = 0.87? 2.  What is the z-value to the right of the mean where 59.18% of the distribution lies to the left of it? 3.  What z-value corresponds to the 18th percentile? 4.  Using the standard normal distribution, what is P(-2.32 < z < 1)? 5.  At a large department store, the average number of years of service was 13.5 with a standard deviation of 6.2 years. If an employee is picked at random, what is the probability that the employee has worked for the company between 8 and 20 years? 6.  Using the...

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**MGT 488 Complete Course** **STRATEGIC BUSINESS MANAGEMENT AND PLANNING**   **Week 1** **Individual Assignment:** Internal Risk Assessment **Resources:** University Librarys MarketLine Business Information Center **Access** the University Librarys MarketLine Business Information Center and look up one of the following companies: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Jet Blue Airways Corporation Hewlett-Packard Company Home Depot **Prepare** a 1,050- to 1,750-word paper identifying the key capabilities of your selected company. Discuss the firms strengths and weaknesses in marketing, human...

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QNT 561 Final Exam (over 300 questions from previous exams)   1) A difference between calculating the sample mean and the population mean is A) Only in the symbols, we use instead of ? and n instead of N B) We divide the sum of the observations by n - 1 instead of n. C) The observations are ranked and select the middle value for the population mean. D) There are no differences. 2) Which of the following measures of central location is affected most by extreme values?   A) Median         B) Mean   C) Mode   D) Geometric mean 3) Which level of measurement is...

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What are ethics? How do you mediate personal ethics when they differ from a company's ethics? What are some methods for exploring and researching a company's ethics and values? Please remember to: Take a position on the issue (that is, answer the question directly) Define the theories and concepts Practical applications/examples Pleasedon't forget text citations anda reference page for any material you directly quote or borrow from another source. Remember to define terms/concepts and include practical applications from your work experience or the real business world. "Ethics are...

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A+ Solution As a social theorist, your task is to describe and analyze the society in the movie Gattaca. In a 2-4 pg paper analyze what you witness by drawing from any 2 theoretical perspectives. This means that you will discuss how 2 different theoretical approaches might explain this society and the behaviors of its inhabitants. Do you believe that one of your chosen theories is better suited to describing this society? Why or why not? Or is some fusion of different approaches needed? Important topics: ~primary features of this society, what are important, is it lacking...

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BUS 303 Week 5 The Future of HRM Which areas of HR do you think will be most affected by current and future trends discussed in this course? What are some of the changes that will need to be made in order to keep up with these trends? Respond to at least two of your classmates' postings. The area that I feel HR will be most affected by current and future trends are the baby boomer generation; which will leave a large void of educated and experienced workers. The baby boomers were born from 1946 to 1964; baby boomers are the best educated and continue to be driven by both personal and...

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What are the most common causes of death in confined spaces? Which group of employees is most likely to succumb and why? There are many hazards associated with confined spaces. Confined spaces are classified on the ease of entry and exit. In the text it states "The key indicator in this determination process often is the ability to quickly exit an area. OSHA places considerable importance on the ability of an employee to quickly and safely exit all areas where they work. Any limitations on this action are reason for OSHA to examine and regulate. It is safest to define questionable...

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Soc 201 Dr. Gray What is Sociology Sociology-the systematic study of social interaction-processes by which we act toward and react to people around us-at a variety of levels. Sociologists use scientific research to discover patterns and create theories about who we are, how we interact with others, and why we do what we do. Sociology goes beyond common sense in the pursuit of knowledge about the entire scope of our social world, including small groups (like families and friends), large organizations and institutions (like your school), and entire societies (like the United...

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BUS 640 Week 2 Consumer Demand Analysis and Estimation Applied Problems (New) Week 2 Assignment Consumer Demand Analysis and Estimation Applied Problems Please complete the following two applied problems: Problem 1: Patricia is researching venues for a restaurant business. She is evaluating three major attributes that she considers important in her choice: taste, location, and price. The value she places on each attribute, however, differs according to what type of restaurant she is going to start. If she opens a restaurant in a suburban area of Los Angeles, then...

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A+ Grade Solution PHI 208 Week 4 Discussion 2 Prompt Describe an area in your own life that you believe requires certain virtues in order to do well. This might be an occupation, an activity or hobby, a role you play (mother, friend, husband, mentor, etc.), and so on. Explain what this is, and what the “telos” of this kind of thing is; in other words, what is the purpose of this area of life, and would it mean to flourish and do well in it? Are there things people pursue in this area that are not part of the true telos? Finally, what are the virtues that one must have in order to...

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Biology 205 Study Guide for Exam 1A Know whatdisease-causing microorganisms are calledPathogens What is the term for microorganisms that do not have a nucleus in their cells? Prokaryotes Which organisms are considered to be microorganisms?Bacteria, Fungi, Algae, Helminthes, Protozoans, and Virus How are viruses different from other microbes? Size, it needs a cell to reproduce Know Antonie van Leeuwenhoeks contribution to microbiology first to observe living microbes-His single-lens magnified up to 300X What are the levels of biological classification, from most general to most specific?...

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Q1) By using an example outline a how you use marginal analysis in your life or in your work. Clearly explain the opportunity cost you incur. Q2) Explain using examples the following concepts (i) adverse selection, (ii) moral hazard and (iii) the principal-agent problem. Q3) Use the concept of opportunity cost to explain the following: (i)                More people choose to get graduate degrees when the job market is poor. (ii)                There are more parks in suburban areas than urban areas. (iii)                There are more...

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1) A difference between calculating the sample mean and the population mean is A) Only in the symbols, we use instead of ? and n instead of N B) We divide the sum of the observations by n - 1 instead of n. C) The observations are ranked and select the middle value for the population mean. D) There are no differences. 2) Which of the following measures of central location is affected most by extreme values? A) Median B) Mean C) Mode D) Geometric mean 3) Which level of measurement is required for the median? A) Nominal B) Ordinal C) Interval D)...

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**THANKS FOR YOUR SUGGESTIONS!** *** UPDATED 12-15-2013 WITH FIXES / GREATER DETAILS **A++ Work, solved by a real tutor in Quantitative Analysis INCLUDES EXCEL SPREADSHEET WITH FORMULAS AND SOLVER WITH SCREENSHOT Directions: Carefully read through the following case study and answer all of the case study questions. Include supporting calculations and screenshots (Excel QM). **Henry Clements is a friend of yours who has a car rental agency in a major metropolitan area**. Although his is an independent company, Henry works closely with three other independent companies in the...

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NCM512 - Negotiation Strategies Module 1 - Case Introduction to Negotiation Is Negotiating a Panacea? We have seen that negotiating is just one of the options, open to us when confronted with conflict. Every conflict is different. Change the place, and/or change the people, and/or change the settings, and you may come with different approaches. The authors of the following articles, come from different backgrounds, and address conflict resolution in very different fields or applications: 1.Ertel, D., & Gordon, M. (2008). Best Practices: Negotiating Whats the point of the...

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TITLE: Abortions. What's That All About? COURSE: English 112 Composition In the world one will find many controversial topics and amongst them abortion is one of the most common topic. As in older days it was not a big issue, but as there is increase in population than the number of abortions increases rapidly. I don't support that abortion should be legalized, but it has been founded that in some countries it is being legalized. I strongly believe that abortion should be illegal and it should never be legalized. My arguments regarding that why abortion should not be legalized...

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FIN 486 Week 4 DQ 1 What are major areas of risk in financial management? What are major areas of financial risk in your company? Which risk management techniques are important to your company? Why? When it comes to finanical risk management the key areas that are looked at are credit risk and market risk. Financial risk management as takes a look risk that involves foreign exchange, shape, volatility, sector, liquidity, and inflation risk. The study of financial risk management takes a look at qualitative and quantitative subject areas. It looks at what areas of the financials can be...

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A+ Solution Social Work and Human Services -Abstract -Literature Review Table: HEADINGS (Authors Name and Year of Publication, Hypothesis, Methods used for Research, Sample and Sample Size, Summary and important concepts (only include the articles used in the literature review). I. Introduction: a. Introduce and discuss the problem area (homelessness) Why is it important i. Why is it a problem? ii. ...

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A+ Grade Solution PSY 356 Week 8 Assignment: Cognitive Development throughout the Lifetime Topic: Cognitive Development throughout a Lifetime The purpose of this paper is to understand how cognitive processes develop from childhood through old age, and how children's/elderly individuals’ cognitive processes differ from that of adults. Choose an area of cognition covered in this course (e.g., memory, language, cognitive mapping, attention). Based on the area you selected, and utilizing at least four scholarly sources, write an essay of 1,000-1,250 words outlining...

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BSOP 434 Logistics Complete Course (2 Sources) Week 1 DQ 1 Why do inventories cost so much to maintain? Provide some examples of how cost is associated with carrying an inventory. Is there anything we can do to lower this cost, and if so, what? In addition to the question above, explain how excess inventories can erode profitability. Week 1 DQ 2 Discuss why supply chain management (SCM) has become so important. Identify companies that have a well known SCM system. Do these companies have anything in common when it comes to their implementation of SCM? Can you identify and define...

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Week 2 Assignment [Student Name] [School] [Course/Number] 20 May 2014 [Instructor Name] Genre theory is utilized as a part of the investigation of movies with a specific end goal to encourage the order of movies. Class is reliant on different elements, for example, story line, which the chief is, what are the gathering of people desires and whatnot. In utilizing type hypothesis we make an alternate route by the way we are to portray movies (MV, 2010). Genre theory through its utilization is a strategy for shortening scholastic lives up to expectations. Dramatization is planned to...

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Week 2 Bullying BSHS/325 What exactly is bullying? Bullying is analyzed as instances wherein a person or a group exploits power on other people. Bullying involves exploitation and injustice. The person inflicted feels endangered and agonized. Bully is a concern in which influences numerous students. 1 out of 4 students are bullied and up to 43% have experienced online bullying. Bullying can ultimately lead to death (suicide) of the victims. Children in which are bullied are more susceptible in feeling anxiety, depression, loneliness sadness, loss of determination and...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**COM 315 Week 1 Study of Local Demographics for Cultural Differences** After reviewing the assigned readings for this topic, research other timely sites that give thorough demographic or census information. Choose an area that interests you, maybe the city or zip code where you live, and research the demographics of the area using relevant and timely sources. Identify the varieties of national heritage, language spoken at home, socioeconomic level, educational level, family size, and religion that are represented in the area you are researching. For this...

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PHI 200 Complete Course Week 1 Discussion Questions What is Philosophy Most people have views that are strongly influenced and informed by philosophy, often without realizing it. Identify a view you havewhether on politics, religion, science, culture, or even the media and entertainmentthat might be regarded as being related to philosophy. What kind of reasons do you have for holding that belief? What figure from the history of philosophy section do you think might have some views that are similar, or at least relevant, to your own? Explain why you chose that particular...

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Identifyfive different IT systems that have affected business in the past few years (i.e., business software applications, networks, hardware, internet-based technologies, databases). For each system, briefly note the following: A name for the system The area of business it affects What challenges the system brought to the business world What business processes changed because of the system Likely future effect of the system Createa diagram using Visiothat lists the five different IT systems you identified. In your Visiodocument, use a rectangle to diagram the name of each...

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POSITION PAPER ON AN ISSUE OVERVIEWThis essay is about one of the issues facing the community of nations in the 21st century. You be discussing the issue throughout the semester on Blackboard, and at the end of the semester you will have a panel discussion about the issue. By researching and writing the essay, you will give yourself the background that you need to persuasively the topic on line and in your panel. THE TOPICS—ONE OF WHICH IS YOURSAIDS in Africa disarmament Global energy policy Economic and development issues Nuclear Non-proliferation Global...

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A+Solution Philosophy 333 assignment Write 7 pages for this assignment. APA with minimum 8 references! Assignment 4: Critical Essay 1. Choose an issue in professional ethics that pertains either to professionals generally or to a particular type of professional. 2. Write a critical essay aiming to resolve the issue you pose by following A Strategy for Understanding, Developing, and Presenting Moral Arguments (given in the Course Manual). The main task of professional ethics is to recognize, analyze, and answer moral issues encountered by professionals (in our society and...

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A+Solution Chapters 2, 3, & 4 Discussion Questions Chapter 2 1.Discuss the role of top management in setting organizational direction. 2.How might a company's goals for employee development be related to its goals for innovation and change? To goals for productivity? Can you discuss ways these types of goals might conflict in an organization? 3.What is a goal for the class for which you are reading this text? Who established this goal? Discuss how the goal affects your direction and motivation. 4.What is the difference between a goal and a strategy as defined in the...

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MKT 571 Final Exam Questions MKT 571 Final Questions 1.What type of strategy consists of geographical pricing, price discounts and allowances, promotional pricing, and differentiated pricing 2.The three guidelines for anticipating management reactions are (1) prior to the crisis during normal day-to day operations, (2) at the moment some event triggers the crisis, and (3) during the crisis situation that triggers the event. These guidelines are the stages for ________. 3.A social definition of marketing says 4.If the Ford GT is designed to accelerate to 50 miles...

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A+ Grade Work Ashford University INF 103 Week 3 Assignment 2 - Short Critical Reflection Paper After reading Chapters 6-7 and then critically thinking and reflecting on the information, please select three of the questions below to answer. Your responses should be a minimum of a paragraph (125-175 words) per question, be grammatically correct, and demonstrate through intelligent use of quotes, facts, and figures that you have learned from the assigned chapters. Searching for information on Google is like trying to find a needle in a haystack. Is that true? Was the library of the...

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#####**A+ Grade Solution [100% CORRECT SOLUTIONS PREPARED ON EXCEL SPREAD SHEET WITH ALL SUPPORTING FORMULAS SHOWN + SCREENSHOTS]** ####**Case Study: Henry Clements Car Rental Agency** _Directions: Carefully read through the following case study and answer all of the case study questions. Include supporting calculations and screenshots (Excel QM)._ Henry Clements is a friend of yours who has a car rental agency in major metropolitan area. Although he is an independent company he works closely with three other independent companies in metro area. They share information and each...

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NETW 584 Telecom Laws and Regulations All Discussions Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 What gives the federal government the right to regulate the Telecommunications arena, and what is the purpose of laws and regulations. Do you think we need laws and regulation in the telecommunications field at all? Why or why not? Week 1 DQ 2 What is the role of the FCC in the Telecommunications field? What is the purpose for the creation of the governing statute for the regulation of telecommunications in the United States (the Communications Act of 1934)? Why was it necessary for the federal...

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Your best friend owns a small children's clothing store located in the downtown area of a community of 50,000 citizens. Business has been slow the past year due the construction of several new strip malls and a new Wal-Mart store (Increased competition). She discovered you were taking an online marketing class, asked you for your advice for ideas that would increase her sales (She owns her present building and will not relocate her business, even though the downtown area is losing stores to the new strip malls). Based on what you have learned in this course what would you tell...

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Select THREE manuscripts in your area of discipline to examine throughout Research Manuscript Critique SelectTHREE manuscripts in your area of discipline to examine throughout this course: 1 qualitative study, 1 quantitative study and 1 mixed methods study. Critique the manuscripts using the checklists below. You will be using these research articles to help you understand what exactly goes into the research methods for dissertations and other research. Each module you will identify specific elements in these research articles relating specifically to that module. These will serve as...

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Write a 4-5 page paper (double-spaced) on one of the following questions: 1. Did the racial state—with all of its exclusions, persecutions, and even mass-murder (i.e. Part II of Burleigh & Wippermann's book)—develop primarily out of long-existing prejudices? Or was the racial state more the product of a (barbaric) dictatorship operating without restraint? Or did the racial state emerge out of other factors, such as the "modern" bureaucracy and/or legal system running amok? 2. Did the Nazi regime's "national community" (Hitler Youth, women's organizations, worker's organizations, i.e....

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RN TO BSN PROGRAM Ethical And Legal Aspects Of Nursing Practice 1. Professional Liability Insurance A. Definition. B. Go to your employer and ask whether nurses are allowed or encouraged to obtain their own personal liability insurance? ( In my work is optional ) C. If yes or no, what are your feelings in regards to their answer.(Whatever you want to write) D. Do you have personal liability insurance? ( No ) 2. Patient Abandonment / Assignment Refusal A. What are your thoughts on both subjects? B. What warrants you as a nurse to refuse an assignment? C. What steps would you...

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Read the article and answer the following questions: 1. Do you agree with Donta Page's defense plea based on brain pathology? 2. If brain-imaging techniques become widely accepted in the society, what will be its social repercussions (Consider early detection and labeling)? Your first post should be 200-300 words. You can get 1-2 points for your first post. Each subsequent post/comment will get you 0.5 point (You need to make at least 2 additional comments in order to get full credit). You can earn maximum of 3 points. The Criminal Mind Advances in genetics and neuroscience...

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**MGT 448 Week 4 DQs** What are the international and regional institutions that comprise the global monetary and financial system? What role do these institutions play in promoting global business operations? Under what conditions is it better to borrow funds from a domestic (home country) bank? When might it be necessary to borrow from a target country financial institution? Explain your answer. What are the elements of capital budgeting? How do you determine these elements in the global business arena? Provide examples of how you would use capital budgeting analysis to determine the...

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Using Google Images or another search option, search for examples of magazine covers. What makes an appealing cover page of a magazine? What are some common elements used in magazine cover designs? What kind of differences do you notice in magazines designed for different audiences? Share an example of a well-designed cover and provide examples of how you can apply the techniques used in the well-designed cover page in your own magazine cover. What makes an appealing cover page of a magazine? What are some common elements used in magazine cover designs? An appealing cover page...

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What is the difference between external and internal pricing? What factors must be considered when setting internal transfer pricing between divisions of a company? What are the different methods of setting internal transfer pricing? Which is the most effective? Why? External prices are what you charge comapnies out side of your own for products being produced. Internal pricing is what you charge internal departments within your company to purchase your departments products. The factors that must be considered is if you have an excess or a shortage of the products in question. The most...

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Week 3 - DQ 2 What is an example of a business communications goal? What are at least two appropriate media strategies to achieve these goals? How might you determine whether or not these strategies are effective? Response #1 What is an example of a business communications goal? Some of the common examples of business goals for companies are increasing their market share by whatever percent for following year, reducing the overall budget costs; increasing the revenue of the company, increase the customer satisfaction of such goals. The tactical steps to attain the above...

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Critical Thinking What is a successful lesson framework composed of? How would this framework vary between two different content areas? Why is it important to consider the background of the students and possible assessments used when designing a lesson? How does this lead to student achievement? Reflect on the strategies you have learned thus far for differentiated instruction. Choose three of these strategies. Compare/contrast each strategy, noting the differences and similarities in student achievement. Could any of these strategies be combined and, if so, how will this impact...

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What is meant by a continuum of care? What are some levels of care along the continuum, and what are some of the services provided within those levels? (Example: Extended Care (nursing home), Acute Care (hospital), Ambulatory Care (adult day care), etc...) According to Dr. Connie Evashwick in her book, Managing the Continuum of Care, defined continuum of care as "an integrated, client-oriented system of care composed of both services and integrating mechanisms that guides and tracks clients over time through a comprehensive array of health, mental health, and social services spanning...

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Note. Prior to answering this discussion question, please listen to the week's VangoNotes and complete the assigned readings: What is a group? What are the different types of groups? What is a team? What are the different types of teams? How does a group differ from a team? Does your workplace work more in groups or in teams? According to Robbins and Judge (2009), "A group is two or more individuals, interacting and interdependent, who have come together to achieve particular objectives". The group shares information to allow each group member...

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What is the difference between external and internal pricing? What factors must be considered when setting internal transfer pricing between divisions of a company? What are the different methods of setting internal transfer pricing? Which is the most effective? Why? External prices are what you charge comapnies out side of your own for products being produced. Internal pricing is what you charge internal departments within your company to purchase your departments products. The factors that must be considered is if you have an excess or a shortage of the products in question. The most...

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Week 3 - DQ 2 What is an example of a business communications goal? What are at least two appropriate media strategies to achieve these goals? How might you determine whether or not these strategies are effective? Response #1 What is an example of a business communications goal? Some of the common examples of business goals for companies are increasing their market share by whatever percent for following year, reducing the overall budget costs; increasing the revenue of the company, increase the customer satisfaction of such goals. The tactical steps to attain the above...

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A+ Solution Step 1 Choose a topic. Your topic must be a social issue. Whatever you choose it has to be something that affects people on some level and it has to be somewhat controversial. In other words, there has to be opposing viewpoints on your topic. Example topic: same-sex marriage laws in the United States. This topic affects the lives of people and there are differing opinions/viewpoints on the subject. Step 2 Research your topic. Look for the arguments and evidence on both sides of the issue. You may use the internet, but be aware of the types of sites that you are getting...

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What are the similarities and differences between promotional push strategies and promotional pull strategies? What is an example of a situation in which an organization would use a push strategy? What is an example of a situation in which an organization would use a pull strategy? Twodifferentstrategies thatcan be used to get a product, or service, to market are promotional pushing or promotional pulling. Promotional pushing is a "strategy that involves taking the product directly to the customer via whatever means to ensure the customer is aware of your brand at the point of purchase."...

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Using Google Images or another search option, search for examples of magazine covers. What makes an appealing cover page of a magazine? What are some common elements used in magazine cover designs? What kind of differences do you notice in magazines designed for different audiences? Share an example of a well-designed cover and provide examples of how you can apply the techniques used in the well-designed cover page in your own magazine cover. What makes an appealing cover page of a magazine? What are some common elements used in magazine cover designs? An appealing cover page...

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Assignment - How is a customer-centric organization different from one that is product focused How does customer centricity impact the area Customer Centric Organization Your Name Your class Customer centric organizations understand not only what the customer values, but also the value the customer represents to their bottom line. They align their operating models behind the customer segmentation strategy. They customize their products and other services for delivering the greatest value to the best customers at low cost. Product centric organization is one that is focused on...

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A+ Solutions MGT-420 Module 7 DQ 1 Organization Behavior and Management Managing Human Resources Review the five functional areas within the HR department, and explain which one you think is most important and why. Which of these five functional areas works most closely with the rest of the business as a strategic partner, and how might this change depending on the type of company? How do the needs of an organization decide what human and capital resources are required to be successful?

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NETW 584 Telecom Laws and Regulations Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 What gives the federal government the right to regulate the Telecommunications arena, and what is the purpose of laws and regulations. Do you think we need laws and regulation in the telecommunications field at all? Why or why not? Week 1 DQ 2 What is the role of the FCC in the Telecommunications field? What is the purpose for the creation of the governing statute for the regulation of telecommunications in the United States (the Communications Act of 1934)? Why was it necessary for the federal government to create the...

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ECON 545 Business Economics Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 Supply and Demand (Graded) Let's discuss the tutorial Understanding and Applying Supply and Demand in our Lecture this week. What is the difference between a change in demand versus a change in quantity demanded? A change in supply versus a change in quantity supplied? Why is it so important to differentiate between these similar-sounding terms? Week 1 DQ 1 Elasticity and the Minimum Wage (Graded) What are your thoughts about minimum wage legislation? What kind of a price-control policy is this? Who gains? Who loses? Are...

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ECON 545 Business Economics Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 Supply and Demand (Graded) Let's discuss the tutorial Understanding and Applying Supply and Demand in our Lecture this week. What is the difference between a change in demand versus a change in quantity demanded? A change in supply versus a change in quantity supplied? Why is it so important to differentiate between these similar-sounding terms? Week 1 DQ 1 Elasticity and the Minimum Wage (Graded) What are your thoughts about minimum wage legislation? What kind of a price-control policy is this? Who gains? Who loses? Are there...

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Based on the Takahashi et al. (2007) article, what characteristic of a mesh network is important to the experiment? What are the pros and cons of employing this emergency communications design within an area of theU.S.prone to natural disasters? I think the most important characteristic when testing any kind of mesh network is bandwidth versus number of nodes. The more nodes that are put out, the less bandwidth is available. Of course when establishing a network,the modes nodes available means more information and situational awareness in the area is increased. But, every node that is...

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ACC 280 Week 4 DQ-5 What is the difference between public accounting and private accounting? How does governmental accounting differ from both of them? What is forensic accounting? What areother career options are there in the accounting field? Which one sounds most interesting to you?

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Imagine that you own a pharmacy in your area. One of your competitors launches a We will not be undersold campaign, which promises consumers 150 % of any difference between its prices and the advertised prices of other pharmacies. Evaluate the social issues in your community as well as the economic culture that is influencing this type of pricing competition. Develop and describe a microeconomic model that is responsive to the service demands of your market. Based on your conclusions, how would you react to this situation and with what business strategy would you approach this? How might...

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MIC 100 Module 2 Discussion Prions While we are on the subjects of "unusual" organisms, also comment onprions. How do they compare with viruses and other microbial organisms? Whatdiseases are they thought to cause? Prion, an abnormal form of a normally harmless protein found in the brainthat is responsible for a variety of fatal neurodegenerative diseases of both animals and humans called transmissible spongiform encephalopathies. In the early 1980s the American neurologist Stanley B. Prusiner and colleagues identified the proteinaceous infectious particle, a name...

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What Makes a Good Leader? Patricia Castillo BSHS 485 August 8, 2016 Tim Nolan What Makes a Good Leader? The art of becoming a good leader requires high-level skill and competence. The responsibility bestowed upon a particular person to lead people at whatever level comes with its challenges. For an individual to be recognized and appreciated as an effective leader comes with absolute adherence to the set rules of conduct required of a leader. A good leader is someone who is visionary and sets high standards for achieving their goals and objectives (Acha, Hargiss, & Howard, 2013). A...

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Daniel Munro 10-29-16 BA422 Week #9 Questions - Explain what is meant by Creative Imagery ? Creative Imagery is important to use (ideally) in order to gain the prospects attention interest and generate desire simultaneously. - What are the approach techniques for opening a presentation ? explain each. 1. Prospect/Customer: The first step in the selling process requires a salesperson to determine which person or organization they will call upon by using either money, authority, or desire to gain incentive 2. PreApproach/Planning: This step involves planning what you want to achieve and...

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1. Type your response below each question. 2. Double space your answers. 3. Include your email address at the top of your paper. 4. Save your paper as a .pdf 5. Label the file as, “yournameHW6” (Insert your actual name in place of yourname). 6. Upload to Blazeview dropbox for HW6. Homework 6 Answer the following questions. Use complete sentences and correct grammar. Remember the “3 Cs” – Clear, concise, and complete. Refer to the video about check washing. Although check washing is not mentioned in the chapter (to my disappointment), it is a popular method to commit...

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HCS 325 Week 5 Learning Team Final Assignment: Power Point Presentation Finalize and submit your Learning Team Power Point Presentation. Make sure that all requirements are met including detailed speaker notes at the bottom of the slides. Some students ask, Who should the audience be for whom we are writing the Power Point presentation? The University creates the assignments in the Materials section. I have adapted them somewhat for more clarification, such as this paragraph. I am fine with whatever audience your Learning Team chooses, but one suggestion to keep things simple is...

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1. Simplify 5x 3{2x 2[x 2(1 x)]} 2. Find the product ?5x4y ?10xy3 3. ((9+3x)/(x+1))/((9-x^2)/(x^2-1)) 4. Simplify the expression -3(4x 2) 2(5x 4) 5. Solve the formula for b: A = bh 6. Solve the equation (4m 2) - 2(4m 2) = 15 7. A farmer has 2000 feet of fencing available to enclose a rectangular field. One side of the field is a river, so only three sides require fencing. Express the area A as a function of x, where x is the length of the side parallel to the river. 8. If f(x) is a linear function such that f(-2) = 4 and f(3) = 14, which of...

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CJA490 - Capstone in Criminal Justice Admin. Module 2 - Case Enforcement Issues Welcome to the second case study for this course. In this module, I want you to write about the interview you had with the manager/supervisor in the enforcement area of criminal justice administration. This will be part of the body of your final paper. At a minimum, address the following in a 1-2 page paper: Do they agree with your key issues in the enforcement area of criminal justice? If not why not? How would they solve/handle these issues? What are some of the changes they see taking...

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CJA 490 Module 3 Case Module 3 - Case Judiciary Issues Welcome to the third case study for this course. In this module, I want you to write about the interview you had with the manager/supervisor in the judiciary area of criminal justice administration. This will be part of the body of your final paper. As a minimum address the following in 1-2 page paper: Do they agree with your key issues in the judiciary area of criminal justice? If not why not? How would they solve/handle these issues? What are some of the changes they see taking place in the judiciary area of CJ in...

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CJA Module 4 Case Module 4 - Case Custodial Issues Welcome to the fourth case study for this course. In this module, I want you to write about the interview you had with the manager/supervisor in the custodial area of criminal justice administration. This will be part of the body of your final paper. As a minimum address the following in a 1-2 page paper: Do they agree with your key issues in the custodial area of criminal justice? If not why not? How would they solve/handle these issues? What are some of the changes they see taking place in the custodial area of CJ in...

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BSHS332 Week 3 Individual Assignment Dynamics of Ethics Paper Research a current ethical issue that deals with a change in midstream of expectations or ground rules. Examples include the following: o The Income Support Division of a local HSD office has determined that they have spent most of their budget by the end of the third quarter, so they change the ground rules in terms of the length of time between episodes of eligibility for aid. This change would decrease the money being paid out, but is it ethical? o Schools must meet new federal requirements but have not been funded...

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HUM 111 Assumptions and Fallacies HUM/111 What are assumptions? How do you think assumptions might interfere with critical thinking? What might you do to avoid making assumptions in your thinking? Assumptions are beliefs or ideas of something with no proof of evidence. Assumptions interfere with our critical thinking because we aren't utilizing our skills to our best knowledge. It hinders individuals to think critical because we have that perpetual block that stops us from looking at every angle of the equation. We allow our assumptions to take direction instead of preventing and...

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Case Study Stage 1 Project Business Environment Analysis Analyze the business environment and identify a strategic area for improvement (Stage 1) "I know you would like for me to provide more specific information related to what is needed to be done with your submission. To do that would require more time than I have. I did not assign a grade to your submission due to incompleteness of submission. In general you need to match requirements against Stage 1 requirements and rubric. Should you want full points there needs to be more details as to why and less discussion on...

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Week 1 DQ 2 What are two strengths and two areas for improvement in your own business communication abilities? You may address verbal, written, or electronic communication; provide examples to explain your choices. How could your improvement in these two areas enhance your work performance? Two strengths I have in communication are good customer service when speaking with customers on the phone and I am good at writing letters. Two areas of improvement are short, work related emails, and customer service toward internal users. This is actually an easy one since I had a review today. I...

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Case Study Stage 1 Project Business Environment Analysis Analyze the business environment and identify a strategic area for improvement (Stage 1) "I know you would like for me to provide more specific information related to what is needed to be done with your submission. To do that would require more time than I have. I did not assign a grade to your submission due to incompleteness of submission. In general you need to match requirements against Stage 1 requirements and rubric. Should you want full points there needs to be more details as to why and less discussion on...

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Short Critical Reflection Paper INF103 (GSD1325D) Social networks allow people to connect for a variety of reasons in a digital environment. You might join LinkedIn to meet business contacts, MySpace to find a band member, or Facebook to see pictures of old friends and meet new ones. Whatever environment you decide to be a part of, posting information about you has become an issue of concern. What are those concerns? I mean what is the big deal about privacy? I believe there are several concerns when it comes to privacy online, but they really boil down to stalking and...

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You recently heard from a friend at ABC Company that there will be a managerial position opening at the company within the next two weeks. The position has not yet been posted but from what your friend has explained this could be your dream job. Your friend gives you the name of the hiring manager for that area (Mary Smith) but asks you to please not use his name when applying for the job since the information he's told you is currently confidential. You've decided not to wait for the job to be posted and have elected to contact the hiring manager immediately: For this assignment you...

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A+ Solution BUS-109 Assignment 1: Business Profile Semester Project MusclePharm For this second assignment of Business Profile semester project, you need to develop a 5-8 page document (12 font, double-space) on the Marketing Strategy and practice of the firm/company you chose for your project. Please note that you will need to stick with the same firm for all three project assignments. You can again use Yahoo! Finance or Hoovers.com to conduct research. See attached for a sample assignment. This assignment has essentially three components: Market Research, Marketing Mix and...

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A+ solution University of Phoenix SCI 256 Week 4 Environmental Pollution People, Science and the Environment Read the instructions in the University of Phoenix Material: Environmental Pollution and select one option to complete the assignment. You can choose from the following options: Option 1: Environmental Pollution Scenario Review and Summary Option 2: Environmental Pollution Argument Environmental Pollution Select and complete one of the following assignments: Option 1: Environmental Pollution Scenario Review and Summary Option 2: Environmental Pollution...

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BUS 698 Week 6 Name Supply Chain Strategic Management BUS 698 BUS 698 Week 6 Introduction This paper shall discuss what opportunities exist to improve supply-chain activities, how to better align logistics and the company's strategic plan, to integrate the supply-chain to improve movement of goods, to identify challenges in integration of suppliers and manufacturers in the logistics management arena, processes that can be adopted to increase value for the customer, impacts of supply-chain management on organizational functions, the financial implications of improving...

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Topics Topic Fiscal Policy (graded) Monetary Policy (graded) Q & A Forum (not graded) Fiscal Policy (graded) What fiscal policies are required to fight unemployment?Whichones arerequired to fight inflation?What are some of the downside risks and potential problems involved when using fiscal policy? This section lists options that can be used to view responses. Expand All Collapse All Print View Show Options Hide Options Select: Mark selected as: View Selected View All Responses Responses are listed below in the following order: response, author and...

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"In 1950, the Turing test was defined by a famous mathematician named Alan Turing who posed the very question: If we couldn't see who was answering questions, could we tell by the responses whether they came from a human being or a computer? Are there things about the responses made by people that reveal them as distinctively human? What are the implications if there aren't?" (Mosser, 2010, section 4.4). The Turing test would come in extremely handy if we ever went to full Artificial Intelligence. In the movie AI: Artificial Intelligence, the young boy wanted to feel and believed he could...

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DQ 1 Post a 150-200-word response to the following discussion question by clicking on Reply. What are the top three areas that an organization should work on to respond to the issues raised in the de Villiers (2010) article? Why are these areas critical to the organization? Is the author's assessment correct? Explain why or why not. Choose a specific organization to illustrate your argument. The 3 important areas this article reviewed which a company must concentrate on is the CIA triad (secrecy, integrity, as well as availability), due care, and economics and technology....

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Discussion Question 2 - Week 2 (Saturday): What are some of the security areas that need to be protected? How does the security toolbox concept relate to them? There are many different definitions and explanations of security; however, all security falls into one of four areas or realms of security: Physical, Information, Political, and Financial. Within each of these four areas of security, specific categories of security can be seen. For example, airport security, home security, school security, and physical security all fall under the Physical security umbrella, while...

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Week 2 DQ 2 Chapter 10 of your text discusses the Social Penetration Theory which involves self-disclosure. What are the consequences of poorly planned or inappropriate self-disclosure? Can you think of examples from your own life where self-disclosure caused a problem? Conversely, what are the benefits of self-disclosure? Most people may go wrong in giving too much information about them is when they first meet someone. Sometimes, giving to much information can give someone worries, or apprehensiveness, if especially it could lead to a potential relationships. One problem that can...

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Week 2 DQ3 How would you use the different types of research design? What are some strengths and weaknesses of each? A research design is a detailed plan for gathering scientific data. It is based on the hypothesis or theory that the researcher is trying to solve. There are several types of research design. The first is Surveys. This is usually a questionnaire or interview given that discovers how people behave or act. Survey's can prove to be valuable but only if the questions are worded right. It can also be expensive and very time consuming. The second method is Observation. This...

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Do you think that the U.S. Health Care System should move away from employer-based to a universal health care system? Why or why not? (Support your opinion!) I personally don't believe that the U.S. Health Care system should move away from employer-based to a universal health care system. If we had a universal healthcare system in the U.S. then there would be a huge increase in how much a person pays for insurance when theyreceive their checks for weekly or bi-weekly basis. I also believe that the waiting time to get care would also devastating just like it is in Canada. In Canada it...

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MGMT 410 Human Resource Management Devry All Discussions Week 1-7 Week 1 Week 1: Understanding HRM – Discussion 1 The Purpose of HRM (Graded) What purpose does HR management (HRM) serve in an organization? (Please remember that proper APA citation is required for ALL course work, including our discussions. This means that any material you borrow from the Internet, our textbook, or any other source MUST be set in quotation marks and the source noted. Then you MUST add your own thoughts and ideas to the borrowed material. Borrowed material must never dominate a student's work.) ...

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MGMT 410 Human Resource Management Devry Week 1 Week 1: Understanding HRM – Discussion 1 The Purpose of HRM (Graded) What purpose does HR management (HRM) serve in an organization? (Please remember that proper APA citation is required for ALL course work, including our discussions. This means that any material you borrow from the Internet, our textbook, or any other source MUST be set in quotation marks and the source noted. Then you MUST add your own thoughts and ideas to the borrowed material. Borrowed material must never dominate a student's work.) Week 1: Understanding...

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BSOP 434 Logistics Week 3,6 Quiz Week 3 Overview of Logistics Quiz - Version 1 (TCO 2) Which of the following are not key attributes of supply chain management? (Points : 3) (TCO 2) Sorting customers into groups with similar logistical needs and wants and then providing them with the service appropriate to those needs and wants is known as: (Points : 3) (TCO 2) The current Global Supply Chain Forum (GSCF) model identifies ____________ key processes associated with supply chain management. (Points : 3) (TCO 2) Cooperative supply chain relationships developed to enhance the overall...

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BSOP 434 Week 6 Traffic Management & Forecasting-Quiz 1(2 Sets ) (TCO 7) The _____________ recognizes U.S. organizations for their achievements in quality and performance. (TCO 7) Which of the following is not a typical task or objective associated with procurement? (TCO 7) The raw materials, component parts, and supplies bought from outside organizations to support a company’s operations define: (TCO 7) A focus on satisfying internal customers is associated with which procurement objective? (TCO 8) What is used in areas where dock workers cannot read but need a method to keep...

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BSOP 434 Logistics Week 6 Week 6 DQ 1 Explain why transport rates typically vary by 1) the weight of the shipment; 2) the distance a shipment is transported; and 3) the value of the transport service. Provide an example of how these variables affect a shipping rate. Week 6 DQ 2 Contrast qualitative, historical projection, and causal forecasting models. What are the strengths and weaknesses of each of these models? Week 6 Assignments: Week 6 Homework Answers: BSOP 434 Week 6 Traffic Management & Forecasting-Quiz 1(2 Sets ) (TCO 7) The _____________ recognizes U.S....

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BSOP 434 Logisitcs Week 8 Final Exam 2 Sets Final Exam Set 1 Page 1 (TCO 10) ________ and ________ are the two basic organizational structures associated with logistics. (TCO 10) One problem with a _________ logistics structure is that, because logistics activities are scattered throughout the firm, they likely remain subservient to the objectives of the department in which they are housed. (TCO 3) Rate structures deal with three factors. Which of the following is not one of them? (TCO 3) A transportation manager who purchases a pre specified level of transportation services,...

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BSOP 434 Logistics Week 8 Final Exam Source 1 Page 1 (TCO 10) ________ and ________ are the two basic organizational structures associated with logistics. (TCO 10) One problem with a _________ logistics structure is that, because logistics activities are scattered throughout the firm, they likely remain subservient to the objectives of the department in which they are housed. (TCO 3) Rate structures deal with three factors. Which of the following is not one of them? (TCO 3) A transportation manager who purchases a pre specified level of transportation services, regardless of the mode...

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I need a 200 word response with references for each question. Before discharging an employee, what are the proper steps in attempting to improve the employee's performance? Why is this process important to you and your organization? What laws would concern you when terminating an employee? Week 05 Question 01 Answer to Discussion Question # 01 Whether your purposes behind firing an employee are focused around work performance, because of a financial cutback, or for an alternate reason, emulating the correct termination procedures goes far in dodging legal issues. Abstain from firing...

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What are some of the reasons an organization might consider using a Wireless LAN? Reasons an organization would consider using a Wireless LAN include; reduced installation expense, flexibility, convenience, mobility, and to increase productivity. Wireless network Installation cost is significantly less than a wired network.A key savings is running the wires, racks and punch downs.The wired network is more difficult to install over a large physical areas that has obstructions. A wireless network installation is more flexible and adaptable to areas that have physical limitation.Concerns...

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A Case Study On Organizational Psychology and Influential factors on Employees' Motivation Define applied behavioral science and the area of psychology from which the case study is explored. Identify and describe the potential source(s) and/or cause(s) of the issue that is/are relevant to the selected case study (e.g., genetic, environmental, social, cultural, organizational). Examine the case study by applying one psychological theory of your choice. Describe scientific research that is relevant to your selected case study. Include past and current findings and note any key...

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BUS 698 Week 6 Name Supply Chain Strategic Management BUS 698 BUS 698 Week 6 Introduction This paper shall discuss what opportunities exist to improve supply-chain activities, how to better align logistics and the companys strategic plan, to integrate the supply-chain to improve movement of goods, to identify challenges in integration of suppliers and manufacturers in the logistics management arena, processes that can be adopted to increase value for the customer, impacts of supply-chain management on organizational functions, the financial implications of improving...

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BUS 698 Week 6 Name Supply Chain Strategic Management BUS 698 BUS 698 Week 6 Introduction This paper shall discuss what opportunities exist to improve supply-chain activities, how to better align logistics and the companys strategic plan, to integrate the supply-chain to improve movement of goods, to identify challenges in integration of suppliers and manufacturers in the logistics management arena, processes that can be adopted to increase value for the customer, impacts of supply-chain management on organizational functions, the financial implications of improving...

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Question 1: You are designing a grocery delivery business. Via the internet, your company will offer staples and frozen foods in a large metropolitan area and then deliver them within a customer-defined window of time. You plan to partner with two major food stores in the area. What should your competitive priorities be and what capabilities do you want to develop in your own core and support processes? Is it possible for a project to have more than one critical path? Discuss the implications of such a situation with respect to each of the following aspects: a. Project risk b. Total...

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Colonialism and Slavery on the Caribbean area What impact does colonialism and slavery still have on the Caribbean area? (Cuba, Haiti, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Guyana, etc,,)What issues prevent these countries from uniting into a regional power? Include the diversity of languages, races and cultures in your answer. Please use good grammar and spelling. Original work please.

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**COM 285 Week 1 DQs** Think about someone in your workplace whom you consider to be an effective communicator. What about this person's communication style causes you to think this? What characteristics does this person have that causes him or her to be effective? What are two strengths and two areas for improvement in your own business communication abilities? You may address verbal, written, or electronic communication; provide examples to explain your choices. How could your improvement in these two areas enhance your work performance?

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Summative Problem Set I: Acids 1. State whether the following compounds will act as acids (A) or bases (B) when added to water. a) ClO2 ...... ___________ b) SrO...... ___________ c) Cr2O3 ... ___________ d) SeO2 .... ___________ e) NO2 ..... ___________ f) CO2 ...... ___________ g) Cs2O ... ___________ h) BaO ..... ___________ i) SO3 ...... ___________ j) Ag2O ..... ___________ 2.a) Define a basic anhydride - ? b) Give three examples of basic anhydrides _______________ _______________ _______________ 3.a) Define an acidic anhydride - ?b) Give three examples of...

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QNT 351 Hypothesis Testing Reflection SAMPLE When comparing the means of a group, the average is what is computed and analyzed. For example, you could compare the means of a state exam between the two groups of twelfth graders in two different school districts. This way, you would have to completely different groups of students with different teachers, but taking the same exact state exam. This would aid the school districts in a better understanding of school material and teaching styles. Comparing the means of the state exams taken by two different school districts would also...

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HUM 114 Poor Communication Paper University of Phoenix Detecting Media Bias HUM/114 The reported story of President Obama abandoning his campaign in Florida to deal with the state officials along the Atlantic Coast in wake of Hurricane Sandy was not clear but seems to be accurate. The information that was given from did not seem to have enough depth. The story was short, but it seemed to lack what steps other than generators, food and water will be provided if needed. The areas that are currently being affected are areas that have public transportation. The families that relies on the...

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HUM 114 Poor Communication Paper University of Phoenix Detecting Media Bias HUM/114 The reported story of President Obama abandoning his campaign in Florida to deal with the state officials along the Atlantic Coast in wake of Hurricane Sandy was not clear but seems to be accurate. The information that was given from did not seem to have enough depth. The story was short, but it seemed to lack what steps other than generators, food and water will be provided if needed. The areas that are currently being affected are areas that have public transportation. The families that relies on the...

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What are the common organizational behavior concepts employed by criminal justice organizations? How are these organizational behavior concepts utilized on a daily basis within criminal justice settings? Compare and contrast the criteria needed for these organizational behavior concepts to be successful within the criminal justice arena. Common organizational behavior concepts employed by criminal justice organizations include leadership, honesty, and integrity. Absence of any one of these behavior concepts can be detrimental to a department. Each day, patrol officers face difficult...

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DQ2, Week 1: How do you determine if a piece of health care information is reliable? Include an example of one reliable and one unreliable source that your classmates have not already used. When researching whether or not health care information is reliable or credible, several factors should come into play: 1. What are the professional credentials of the author of the information? 2. Is this a peer reviewed journal article or other form of health/medical industry study? 3. Is the information provided, been supported by the American Medical Association? The Food and Drug...

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Assignment 2.2 Investigate Project Management Jobs In this assignment you will explore job descriptions and requirements, and write a short paper on what you find. Procedure yourself in one of the following scenarios you areEntering the project management profession for the first time ?Already a professional, but you want to use your project management experience in another company or industry the following company links to investigate jobs that require project management skills and knowledge. ?Monster Jobs ?Careers at NTT Data ?IBM Job Opportunities ?CSC Career...

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DQ1, Week 3: What are the benefits and challenges of one technologically based communication modality-e-mail, a web-based forum, and so forth-involving patients and health care providers? In the healthcare arena we have seen the trend of technology sky rocket over the past few years. Kaiser Permanente adopted a means for providers to communicate with patient's via their short message system (SMS) which is a form of e-mail. The benefit for the SMS allows for the patient to often obtain a quicker response from the provider than having to wait for a phone call back; a more personal...

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DQ1, Week 3: What are the benefits and challenges of one technologically based communication modality-e-mail, a web-based forum, and so forth-involving patients and health care providers? In the healthcare arena we have seen the trend of technology sky rocket over the past few years. Kaiser Permanente adopted a means for providers to communicate with patient's via their short message system (SMS) which is a form of e-mail. The benefit for the SMS allows for the patient to often obtain a quicker response from the provider than having to wait for a phone call back; a more personal...

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Week 2 DQ5 What are two major environmental changes that you expect to have an impact on your organization over the next 5-10 years? There is the possibility of many changes in the next five to ten years for the telecommunications industry. I think there are two that may play greater importance in the coming years though, the prices of cell phone and wireless services is beginning to drop again with the competition of low cost providers. The low costs providers aren't gaining market share on the major providers yet, but the quality of the low cost alternatives is improving and at some...

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What are the common organizational behavior concepts employed by criminal justice organizations? How are these organizational behavior concepts utilized on a daily basis within criminal justice settings? Compare and contrast the criteria needed for these organizational behavior concepts to be successful within the criminal justice arena. Common organizational behavior concepts employed by criminal justice organizations include leadership, honesty, and integrity. Absence of any one of these behavior concepts can be detrimental to a department. Each day, patrol officers face difficult...

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What are the common organizational behavior concepts employed by criminal justice organizations? How are these organizational behavior concepts utilized on a daily basis within criminal justice settings? Compare and contrast the criteria needed for these organizational behavior concepts to be successful within the criminal justice arena. Common organizational behavior concepts employed by criminal justice organizations include leadership, honesty, and integrity. Absence of any one of these behavior concepts can be detrimental to a department. Each day, patrol officers face difficult...

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DQ 1: What is the absolute threshold and how does it relate to vision? Provide an example of how this influences your perception of an object. The smallest level needed to detect stimulus ids the absolute threshold. It is used for sensing the least quantity of , at the lowest level, subjects are capable of detecting the stimulus, but not at other levels. On the basis of absolute thresholds, the normal limits of five major areas of human sensitivity can be evaluated. Some areas are more sensitive than others. Absolute thresholds are different for various example, Hecht, Shlaer and Pirenne...

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Why are behaviors and attitudes not always consistent? () Because social influence techniques can get us to act in ways that are not consistent with our attitudes or values Because they aren't similar during superficial processing Attitudes are only one of several important factors that can affect behavior Because we don't always have the motivation to process our actions and attitudes What is an important example of another factor that can influence how we behave? () Rules and regulations Social norms Behavior Motivational processes Which...

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What are the steps of developing a policy within the criminal justice arena? How does the United States constitution impact the development of criminal justice policy? Is there a better way in which policy can be developed? Explain. The first step in developing any policy is determining the need for the policy. This usually happens after a specific incident within the department, a nationwide trend,or some technological advance. Recent policies that have been implemented in my department was response to an active shooter incident and the use of social media, such as Facebook.Once...

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What are the common organizational behavior concepts employed by criminal justice organizations? How are these organizational behavior concepts utilized on a daily basis within criminal justice settings? Compare and contrast the criteria needed for these organizational behavior concepts to be successful within the criminal justice arena. Common organizational behavior concepts employed by criminal justice organizations include leadership, honesty, and integrity. Absence of any one of these behavior concepts can be detrimental to a department. Each day, patrol officers face difficult...

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Looking Back and Looking Forward As you near the end of this course, reflect on what you have learned about English composition over the past five weeks. What are the most important concepts you learned from this course? Which chapters in your reading were the most valuable for you and why? What guidance provided by your instructor or TA was most useful? What areas of your writing do you think have improved the most? Going forward, what areas will you focus on to continue to improve your writing skills? Initial posts must be 200 to 300 words in length and posted by Day 3....

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Based on the Shacham et al. (2007) article, what are the advantages of using optical (photonic) communications in future chip multiprocessors (CMP)? What are the two inherent limitations of photonic networks that electronic computing can solve? What is the size or scale of the components being discussed? In using optical links in chip communication you increase performance, bandwidth, while also reducing heat and power consumption. In addition distance does not affect these networks, However buffering and processing are two areas in which photonic networks are unable to handle...

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Based on the Takahashi et al. (2007) article, what characteristic of a mesh network is important to the experiment? What are the pros and cons of employing this emergency communications design within an area of the U.S. prone to natural disasters After surviving a week of hurricane, tornado, and earthquakes in my area this past week, the idea ofhaving a reliable communication network is critical. The article used an example of a town that was cut off from the rest of the world with communication lines and travel blocked. To provide communication access, a wireless...

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Week 5 - DQ 5 What are some ways to manage living with the effects of a chronic disease? Response #1 Ill keep this one short: do not let the condition drag you mentally down, but stay positive, adjust the lifestyle and habits to the situation and make the best out of your life. Focus on the things that you can do with the condition, and not on the ones that you cant. Response #2 I think that the best way to manage living with the effects of a chronic disease is to try to not let it effect your attitude. I would still try to get out and do things and not stay home depressed. Of...

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_A+ Grade Work_ ####**Application: SWOT Analysis of Health Care Organizations** No health care organization exists in a bubble. It is affected by, and exerts influence on, its environment. A SWOT analysis is a tool used to look at the internal (strengths and weaknesses) and external (opportunities and threats) environmental strategic factors for any given company, including a health care organization. What is happening internally and externally in the general health care market that will affect the company? What about in its specific geographical area? Who are the customers? What are...

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Addressing International Legal and Ethical Issues Simulation Summary LAW/421 February 18, 2013 When an international company enters into an agreement with another country they can face problems such as; changes in legislature, clashes in interest, and ethical dilemmas. This paper is a brief summery that will answer a few questions pertaining to such legal dilemmas. The answers were derived from results of the" Addressing International Legal and Ethical Issues" simulation. What are the issues involved in resolving legal disputes in international transactions? When any...

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What are production-planning strategies and how might you incorporate them into your daily activities? Which strategy would be most appropriate for your organization? Production-planning strategies involve managing the work force size, workhours, inventory and reserve supplies. There arethree production-planning strategies - chase strategy,stable workforce-variable workhours, and level strategy. According to Chase, Jacobs, and Aquilano, the chase strategy involves matching the production rate to the order rate by hiring and laying off employees as the order rate varies. Thestable...

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What are some ways to protect your LAN? I think the most important thing is the regulation of external memory devices. The most common method of spreading a virus is through flash media, i.e. thumb drives. Almost all Department of Defense networks that have contracted a virus was determined to be through a thumbdrive. A user will use these drives at home on file sharing websites that are know to pass harmful spyware and viruses, and then plug the same drive into a work computer to transfer information or download some documents for a meeting, etc. Now the whole LAN is infected. Another...

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What are some communicable diseases or threats currently affecting public and community health in your area? What are some procedures used in public health to eliminate the threat to society? The communicable diseases are those which can easily spread from one person to another or by an animal to a person and spread by airborne viruses or bacteria. These diseases don't stay for long time. The communicable disease currently affecting public and community health in our area is Viral that is cold, cough and flu. This disease is most common when winters are about to begin and millions of...

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Continuous Improvement Many organizations focus on continuous improvement processes to aid efficiency improvement, reduce waste, and/or maximize profits. In your posting, discuss three of the continuous improvement foci areas you have experienced in your job or organization and discuss the effectiveness (or benefits) of such initiatives. Decide what change management issues are present that limit the organizations efforts in continuous improvement. What are the forces driving the initiative? What practices could be improved? What should be abandoned? Respond to at least two of your fellow...

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1) Class, since the passage of the Civil Rights Act in 1964, more employment legislation in the area of equal employment opportunity (EEO) has become the law of the land. Pick one of the following acts and tell us its major provisions. Civil Rights Act of 1964 Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) Pregnancy Discrimination Act Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) Do not simply copy and paste information into your post from the EEOC or other websites. Paraphrase and explain the following concepts about the law: who does it protect, from what kind of...

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SEC 360 - Data Privacy and Security --------------------------------------------------- DeVry Course Top of Form Grading Summary These are the automatically computed results of your exam. Grades for essay questions, and comments from your instructor, are in the "Details" section below. Date Taken: 3/2/2016 Time Spent: 56 min , 38 secs Points Received: 40 / 50 (80%) Question Type: # Of Questions: # Correct: Multiple Choice 10 8 Grade Details - All Questions Question1. Question : (TCO 1) Risk analysis is an analytic process that estimates _____. Student Answer: threat and...

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A carpenter's square of uniform density has the shape of an L, as shown in the figure. For an $A(x,y)$ coordinate frame with the origin at the lower left corner of the carpenter's square, The x-axis is horizontal and to the right. The y-axis is vertically upward. Because the square is uniform in thickness and has a small thickness, we can assume that the weight of each segment of the square is proportional to its area. Given in the figure, $B=10 \text{ cm}$, $C=5 \text{ cm}$, $D=4 \text{ cm}$, $E=20 \text{ cm}$ ![csquare](/images/csquare.png) What is the $x$ and $y$ coordinate of the...

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3DQ.1 What are the ethical implications of observing employees in the workplace without their knowledge? Support your assertions with objective evidence in the form of cited referencesother thanthe Cooper and Schindler text. When under observation in the workplace by management, employees make take little notice because it is their job to ensure that employees are being productive, behaving properly, and keeping safe working conditions. However, there is a fine line between management and micro-management. No adult likes their every move managed, and the workplace is no different....

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Final Exam BSHS/422 - Cultural Diversity and Special Populations Final Exam 1. What do you need to find out about Esmeralda and her family in order to create the most comprehensive treatment plan? Consider all-important areas that effect Esmeralda and her children's overall wellbeing based on the information given in the case study. Be specific, identify, and list what areas need to be included in Esmeralda's treatment plan. How will you find out this information? 1. Esmeralda is determined eligible for services after the intake staff completed the assessment instrument so...

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Research at least three various methodologies for integrating QI strategies into performance measurements. Research at least three information technology applications--clinical decision support systems--as components of QI management. Research the involvement ofbenchmarks and milestones in managing QI. Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which you complete the following: -Describe each methodology you researched. What are the pros and cons of each methodology for your chosen performance improvement area? Choose one of these methodologies for your organizational QI plan. Explain why...

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Due Week 5 Day 4 The organization where you work is expanding into the global market by opening an office in China. What are some potential ethical and social issues that may arise as the company expands into this new area? Can these issues be avoided or mitigated? Why or why not? Your answer should be between 100-150 words When a company is expanding into another region or area especially in another country the American company needs to be sensitive to the receiving countries needs and cultures so to not upset the native people. I don't believe every situation or circumstance could...

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Week 2 Discussion Question 2 What is Six Sigma? What are the advantages and disadvantages for implementing Six Sigma in your organization? Analyze special considerations and possible constraints of implementing Six Sigma in an international business Six Sigma is a business management strategy focused on the statistical optimization of business process. Used historically by large companies like Motorola and GE, Six Sigma follows a strict design and assessment process to improve the products, services and overall effectiveness of a company. The term "sigma" measures how far a process is...

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Week 3 DQ 4 What are the characteristics of standard normal distribution? Explain how to calculate the z-test static. Explain how a z-value is used to calculate the area under the distribution and the meaning of P(0 to z) when z . There are 4 characteristics of standard normal distribution. 1. It is bell shaped and the total area under the curve is equal to . 2. It is symmetrical about the mean. 3. The distribution is asymptotic (the curve gets close and closer to the x axis but never actually touches it) (Lind, et al., 2011). 4. The location of a normal distribution is determined...

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Application software is essential to make workers more efficient as well as maintain company information. However, determining the best software to use is often difficult. Your course readings provide an IT Performance Model to determine how software contributes to the company. What are the individual areas in this model and how would they be used to determine the type of software needed for an organization? Are there any areas that were left out and how would they be incorporated in this model? Selecting software which supports organization could be a very tough process....

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NR 361 Week 1 DQ 2 AACN Essentials Self-Assessment Results (NR 305 - RN Health Assessment - Chamberlain) Week 1 Discussion 2 AACN Essentials Self-Assessment Results (graded) Complete your Self-Assessment of the AACN Essentials located in Doc Sharing (Week 1). Note your total score. If you are willing, please share your total score with your classmates. Identify areas where your knowledge is lacking. Keep in mind that we are all "knowledge workers." What areas of inquiry do you have as they relate to the essentials? Respond This section lists options that can be used to...

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Week 2 Summary Why is a job description important within the organization? Are there non-human resource related aspects or areas of an organization that job descriptions affect? If so, what are these and why would a job description affect these areas of business? Job descriptions have functions for the organization, thesupervisors, andcurrent or futureemployees.According to Ngo, the jobdescriptionis a tool used for recruiting and more (2011). It gives insight on the types of training and development needed or required and isa measurement guide for performance appraisals. For human...

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Week 2 Summary Why is a job description important within the organization? Are there non-human resource related aspects or areas of an organization that job descriptions affect? If so, what are these and why would a job description affect these areas of business? Job descriptions have functions for the organization, thesupervisors, andcurrent or futureemployees.According to Ngo, the jobdescriptionis a tool used for recruiting and more (2011). It gives insight on the types of training and development needed or required and isa measurement guide for performance appraisals. For human...

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Week 3 Discussion Question 2 When an individual pays for business expenses, he or she needs to be careful not to mix the personal with the business. What are some expenses or areas that should be of a concern, where individuals need to be careful not to mix them? I would think some areas for concern and to make sure you have proper records to back up your expenses would be in meals and entertainment and travel expenses. Treating your employees to lunch is not a write off but taking a client to dinner to discuss a potential job proposal would be. Traveling to Vegas for a seminar is a...

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As you read Chapter 1, you will learn that technical writing has several differences from traditional discuss the following: are some ways technical writing differs from traditional writing? there are differences between the two styles of writing, what area(s) remain the same? According to the text, technical writing has more of a professional approach compared to traditional writing. Technical writing prepares the student that would be required for their career. In addition, technical writing recommends the first page or two to provide a comprehensive idea of the whole report....

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CMGT 400 Week 4 Discussion Question 1 What are the top three areas that an organization should work on to respond to the issues raised in the de Villiers (2010) article? Why are these areas critical to the organization? Is the author's assessment correct? Explain why or why not. Choose a specific organization to illustrate your argument.

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Introduction: The politics of governance, science, technology, economies, disaster management are all perceived as onehuge science where it is generally appreciated that what one may perceive as risk or danger may not be perceived as the same by another .The different approaches to community building and management of disasters and relief work though essentially being the same differ in how governance and agencies look to implementing the approaches in a way that they deem it fit. Technology has a very important role to play in emergency management and this is governed by the social...

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What are some things we need to evaluate when protecting our network? When protecting a network employee access to applications, data storage, and processing power should be evaluated. Allowing full access to these resources can leave a network vulnerable to abuse or attack. There are network security best practices designed to protect networks from any unauthorized access to data, information theft, and file corruption and tampering. To protect a network physically, access must be secure. Doors to areas like wiring closets, equipment rooms, and any areas that cables may be running...

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Why is there a need for proper relationships between the police and the community? What are the advantages and disadvantages of this understanding? Because the more the community knows about the police and their role in the community the more effective the police can be. There has to be a partnership between the police and the community to accomplish security in the area by working together; when the community sees the police as an occupying army, urban unrest results. The advantages of this relationship would be community cooperation and respect. The community would have a good outlook on...

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ACC 280 Complete Course ACC 280 Principles of Accounting Week 1 Financial Statements Paper Prepare a 700-1,050-word paper in which you define the purpose of accounting and identify the four basic financial statements. Be sure to explain how they are interrelated with each other, any why they are useful to managers, investors, creditors, and employees. Week 2: Assignments from the Readings Prepare written answers to the following assignments from the text, Financial Accounting 6thed: Chapter 1: 1) Exercise E1-1 2) Exercise E1-5 3) Exercise E1-12 4) Exercise...

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5\. Florida Car Wash is considering a new project whose data are shown below. The equipment to be used has a 3-year tax life, would be depreciated on a straight-line basis over the projects 3-year life, and would have a zero salvage value after Year 3. No new working capital would be required. Revenues and other operating costs will be constant over the projects life, and this is just one of the firms many projects, so any losses on it can be used to offset profits in other units. If the number of cars washed declined by 40% from the expected level, by how much would the projects NPV...

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**FIN 419 Entire Course** **Week 1** Individual Assignment: Limited Liability Corporation and Partnership Paper **Write** a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you explain roles of limited liability corporations and partnerships. If you were establishing your own business, under what circumstances would you choose one instead of the other? **Discussion Questions** 1.    What is a limited liability corporation? What is a limited liability partnership? What are the differences? What are the advantages and disadvantages of each? 2.    What is a sensitivity analysis? What is a scenario...

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MGT 431 Complete Course MGT 431 Human Resource Management Week 1 Individual Assignment: HR Roles and Responsibilities Prepare a 700- to 1,050-word paper describing the changing role of HR management in response to trends in globalization, technology, diversity, e-business, and ethics. Use at least five references from the reading assignment, Internet articles, Electronic Reserve Readings articles, or HR journal articles to support your paper. Format your report according to APA standards. Discussion Questions What is the new strategic role of human resources (HR)? How does...

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**MGT 498 Complete Course** Week 1 .    Individual Assignment: Strategic Management Process Paper Write a 350 to 500 word paper in which you complete the following: Describe the primary components of a strategic management process, and indicate why a strategic management process is needed for a company. Research at least one company and describe the strategic management process that the company uses. (Please research a company other than your current or previous employers.) Format your paper according to APA standards. Reference the course text book as your primary source. ...

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XCOM 285 Complete Course Week 1: CheckPoint: TechnologyTrendy Communication Write a 200- to 300-word response to the following question: o Technology is changing the face of business communications. Do you think businesses effectively use these resources to communicate? Why or why not? Provide examples. o Due in the assignments tab by Day 3 Assignment: Business Communication Trends Read Ch. 1 of the text. Write a 350- to 700-word paper describing current trends in business communication. Be sure to address...

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FIN 419 Complete Course Week 1 Individual Assignment: Limited Liability Corporation and Partnership Paper Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you explain roles of limited liability corporations and partnerships. If you were establishing your own business, under what circumstances would you choose one instead of the other? Discussion Questions 1. What is a limited liability corporation? What is a limited liability partnership? What are the differences? What are the advantages and disadvantages of each? 2. What is a sensitivity analysis? What is a scenario analysis? How...

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ISCOM 361 All Assignments Week 1 Individual Assignment Policies and Procedures Summary Read the following scenario: In todays business world, technology and new information create an atmosphere of constant, rapid change. To deal with these changes, every organization has a set of policies and procedures to help employees have a point of reference in dealing with various situations. The policies provide a set of accepted guidelines to follow when questions arise in certain scenarios. The procedures are a set of steps or details explaining how to complete job duties. A business...

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ISCOM 361 Complete Course Week 1 Individual Assignment Policies and Procedures Summary Read the following scenario: In todays business world, technology and new information create an atmosphere of constant, rapid change. To deal with these changes, every organization has a set of policies and procedures to help employees have a point of reference in dealing with various situations. The policies provide a set of accepted guidelines to follow when questions arise in certain scenarios. The procedures are a set of steps or details explaining how to complete job duties. A business...

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A+ Grade Solutions HMGT 322 Week 3 - Health Care Management Accounting Questions 6.1- The housekeeping services department of Ruger Clinic, a multispecialty practice in Toledo, Ohio, had $100,000 in direct costs during 2011. These costs must be allocated to Rugaer's three revenue-producing patient services departments using the direct method. Two cost drivers are under consideration: using the direct method. Two cost drivers are under consideration: patient services departments generated $5 million in total revenues during 2011, and to support these clinical activities, they used 5,000...

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HLT 362 Statistics Complete Course HLT 362V Week 1 Discussions Questions How could graphics and/or statistics be used to misrepresent data? Where have you seen this done? What are the characteristics of a population for which a mean/median/mode would be appropriate? HLT 362V Week 2 Discussions Questions Explain the importance of random sampling. What problems/limitations could prevent a truly random sampling and how can they be prevented? How large would your population have to be for a sample to be appropriate (i.e., rather than measuring the whole population)? HLT 362V Week...

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**Landscape Design** Landscape designers often use coordinate geometry and algebra as they help their clients. In many regions, landscape design is a growing field. With the increasing popularity of do-it-yourself television shows, however, many homeowners are becoming amateur landscape artists. Suppose you are a homeowner getting ready to sell your home. You realize that there are some landscaping problems that you want to address so that your home will sell quickly and you can get the best price. Since deciding to landscape your backyard, you have realized there are many things to...

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Read the following disaster scenario: The autumn morning is sunny with heavy crowds using the various subway trains. It is a perfect day for shopping at the mall and other shopping areas around the city. As passengers are boarding a subway theres an explosion that rips the on-coming train apart.  Panic takes over most of the crowd.  Several minutes theres another explosion in the station.  More panic. A security guard quickly dials 9-1-1: Im calling from the Waldorf Station. Weve just had an explosion in station and one on a train. Everybodys screaming. I dont know how many are...

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Simplify the algebraic expression 2x - 3y - 7y + 4x - 5 and evaluate it for x = 10, y = 4. Identify the variables, constants, and coefficients in the simplified expression.   Simplify the algebraic expression 7x2 - 4y + 3x2 + 5y + 2 and evaluate it for x = 3, y = 9. Identify the variables, constants, and coefficients in the simplified expression.   Translate the following problems into algebraic equations.  It is not required that you solve the equations; simply translate them.  **Identify the variables, constants, and coefficients in each equation. Make equations with...

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Solve the following equations for the unknown.   1. (2 points)   6.2(x - 15.1) = 9.3(-x - 3.2)   2. (2 points)   x/3 - 7/8 = 2/5(x + 15/4)   Graph the following equations; calculate the slope, x-intercept, and y-intercept, and label the intercepts on the graph.   3. (5 points)   7.1x - 3.9y = 1.4   4. (5 points)   3x = -2   5. (5 points)   4.2x + 3.8y = 1.9   6. (5 points) A semiconductor manufacturer seeks to maximize its profits.  Testing indicates that they can produce 100,000 chips per week at a cost of $40 per chip, and sell them for $65 per chip. ...

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**_Week 1:_** __ **_CheckPoint: TechnologyTrendy Communication_** __              Write a 200- to 300-word response to the following question: o          Technology is changing the face of business communications. Do you think businesses effectively use these resources to communicate? Why or why not? Provide examples. o          Due in the assignments tab by Day 3   **_Assignment: Business Communication Trends_**            Read Ch. 1 of the text.            Write a 350- to 700-word paper describing current trends in business...

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**_Week 5:_**__ **_Individual Assignments_**__ **_Assignments from the Readings_**__ Prepare written answers to the following assignments from the text, Financial Accounting 6th ed: a. Chapter 7: Questions 1 and 2 b.Chapter 8: Exercise E8-5 c.Chapter 15: 1)         Exercise E15-1 2)         Exercise E15.2 3)         Exercise E15-11     **_Learning Team Assignments_**__ **_Assignments from the Readings_**__ Prepare written answers to the following assignments from the text, Financial Accounting 6th ed: Chapter 8: BYP8-6 Ethics Case Chapter...

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**_Individual Assignment_** **Defining Marketing Paper (700 1,050 words)** 1. Prepare a narrative paper in which you define marketing.   1. Include in your paper your personal definition of marketing and definitions from two different credible sources.   1. When writing your personal definition, do not use the first person voice. Use the third person voice and develop your personal perspective via the use of phrases such as the author believes or the author understands.   1. Based on these definitions, explain the importance of marketing in organizational success. Provide...

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**FIN 419 Week 4** Individual Assignment 1: Assignments from the Readings **Resource**: _Principles of Managerial Finance_ **Prepare** responses to the following problems from the text: * Ch. 14: P149, P1416 * Ch. 15: P159   Individual Assignment 2: Scott Equipment Organization Paper **Resource**: Financial Outcomes Paper **Write** a 1,400- to 2,100-word paper in which you review your organizations most recent financial reports, such as balance sheets, statements of cash flow, management comments, and footnotes to financial statements, to explain how each current asset and...

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**ISCOM 305 All DQs** **Week 1** What is the transformation process? Can the transformation process be applied to both goods and services? How might data be used during the process? Using quantitative tools is one way to manage data. What kind of solutions may be derived using various statistical process controls (SPC)? Why is SPC training important to both company employees and managers? Why are timeliness, accuracy, and relevance important in gathering and analyzing data? How might data shape operations management? **Week 2** Describe inventory and provide some examples. How does...

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**ISCOM 305 Week 5** **Individual** Operational Components Paper Taylor Inc. is interested in providing in-house professional development for the company. You have been selected to explain operational components to employees. The material you produce will be used in the management training. **Create** a Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation with speaker notes that explains the operational components of planning, sourcing, making, and delivering. **Describe** the importance of sales, operations, and resource planning for the supply chain. **Explain** why it is critical to have an...

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**ISCOM 305 Entire Course** **ISCOM 305** **Systems Operations Management**   **Week 1** **Individual** Employee Data Collection Training Your boss has asked you to help new employees understand uses of data in systems-operation management and the various statistical process controls they will experience on a daily basis. **Create** a 10- to 15-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation in which you describe 5 to 7 of the following terms: * Core competencies * Division of labor * Key performance indicators * Operations management * Positioning * Productivity * Supply...

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**MGT 488 Week 3** **Individual Assignment:** External Environment Analysis * **Resources:** IBIS World Database MarketLine Business Center * **Access** the IBIS World Database or MarketLine Business Center in the University Library and research the industry for the company you selected for the Internal Risk Assessment Paper. o        Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. dollar and variety stores in the United States or discount, variety, and general merchandisers o        Jet Blue Airways Corporation domestic airlines in the United States o        Hewlett-Packard Company ...

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MKT 421 Complete Course Individual Assignment Defining Marketing Paper (700 1,050 words) Prepare a narrative paper in which you define marketing. Include in your paper your personal definition of marketing and definitions from two different credible sources. When writing your personal definition, do not use the first person voice. Use the third person voice and develop your personal perspective via the use of phrases such as the author believes or the author understands. Based on these definitions, explain the importance of marketing in organizational success....

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**HCS 440 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual** Economic Terms and Health Care History **Resource:** Economic Terms and Health Care History grading criteria on the student website **Complete** the Economic Terms Exercise in Week One of the student website. **Write** a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you include the following: Describe the history and evolution of health care economics and the timeline of health care funding, using the defined terms. Include two outside resources. **Format** your paper consistent with APA guidelines. **Submit** your paper and a copy of the...

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**MGT 521 All Assignments** **Week 1** **Individual Assignment:** **Scavenger Hunt** Complete the scavenger hunt by following the instructions provided in Week 1 on the rEsource page. Post your responses as a Microsoft® Word attachment. **Assessed Discussion Question:** **MBA Matrix** Which program outcome do you feel will add the most value for you? Which managerial competencies reflect current strengths for you? **Week 2** **Individual Assignment: Construct and Support an Argument** Complete the Jungian Personality self-assessment located on the rEsource page. You can access...

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**MGT 521 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual Assignment:** **Scavenger Hunt** Complete the scavenger hunt by following the instructions provided in Week 1 on the rEsource page. Post your responses as a Microsoft® Word attachment. **Assessed Discussion Question:** **MBA Matrix** Which program outcome do you feel will add the most value for you? Which managerial competencies reflect current strengths for you? **Discussion Questions** (Ch. 2 of Leadership in Organizations) What are some typical myths of managing people that you may have and what are the realities after...

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MGT 431 Week 2 Individual Assignment: Staffing Plan Paper Prepare a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which you develop a staffing plan for the organization in which you work, or one with which you are familiar. Determine how many people you need to hire and in what functional areas, such as manufacturing, operations, customer service, distribution, marketing, and accounting. Develop strategies to recruit the appropriate applicants. Include a discussion of how the strategy is legally compliant. Use the reading assignments, interviews with your HR representatives or staff persons, Web site...

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MGT 488 Week 1 Individual Assignment: Internal Risk Assessment Resources: University Librarys MarketLine Business Information Center Access the University Librarys MarketLine Business Information Center and look up one of the following companies: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Jet Blue Airways Corporation Hewlett-Packard Company Home Depot Prepare a 1,050- to 1,750-word paper identifying the key capabilities of your selected company. Discuss the firms strengths and weaknesses in marketing, human resources, management, research and development, finance, and other...

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MGT 488 Week 3 Individual Assignment: External Environment Analysis Resources: IBIS World Database MarketLine Business Center Access the IBIS World Database or MarketLine Business Center in the University Library and research the industry for the company you selected for the Internal Risk Assessment Paper. o Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. dollar and variety stores in the United States or discount, variety, and general merchandisers o Jet Blue Airways Corporation domestic airlines in the United States o Hewlett-Packard Company computer and peripheral...

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SCI 207 Complete Course Week 1 Laboratories Population Biology. Visit Population Biology and complete the virtual lab. This lab gives you the opportunity to explore the affects of competition on population growth. Follow the instructions on the Population Biology Submission Form. Using this worksheet, you will answer the lab questions and fill in the table on the Population Biology Submission Form. Save it as a Word document and submit it. Assignments Innovation and Sustainability. Humans are constantly innovating ways to produce and consume material resources. Write a paper...

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XCOM 285 All Assignments Week 1: CheckPoint: TechnologyTrendy Communication Write a 200- to 300-word response to the following question: o Technology is changing the face of business communications. Do you think businesses effectively use these resources to communicate? Why or why not? Provide examples. o Due in the assignments tab by Day 3 Assignment: Business Communication Trends Read Ch. 1 of the text. Write a 350- to 700-word paper describing current trends in business communication. Be sure to address...

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**SCI 201 Week 1** Individual CAM Therapeutic Modalities Paper Resource: NCCAM website located at http://nccam.nih.gov/ Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper that describes an overview of CAM and its categories of treatments. The following areas should be addressed:     Define the terms alternative medicine, complementary medicine, and integrative medicine and clarify how these terms differ.     Describe how conventional medicine plays a role in these three terms.     Review the philosophy of CAM and how it relates to or is different from conventional Western medicine. ...

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FIN 419 Week 4 Individual Assignment 1: Assignments from the Readings Resource: Principles of Managerial Finance Prepare responses to the following problems from the text: Ch. 14: P149, P1416 Ch. 15: P159 Individual Assignment 2: Scott Equipment Organization Paper Resource: Financial Outcomes Paper Write a 1,400- to 2,100-word paper in which you review your organizations most recent financial reports, such as balance sheets, statements of cash flow, management comments, and footnotes to financial statements, to explain how each current asset and liability account has...

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GEN 105 All DQs Week 2 Discussion Questions Tone is very important when communicating online. How will your tone, or writing style, change based on the different types of people you will be communicating with online? Consider family, friends, classmates, and instructors in your response. How is conducting research online different from conducting research in a traditional library? Based on suggestions presented by the University Library Tutorial and text recommendations concerning Web research strategies, what will be your personal approach to conducting academic Web...

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GEN 105 Complete Course Week 1 CheckPoint: Distance Learning I Due Date: Day 3 [post to the Individual forum] Post a 100- to 150-word response to the following: What were your initial thoughts on distance learning before you started your program? Why did you choose distance learning over a traditional face-to-face learning environment? In what ways has your view of distance learning changed since you started your classes? CheckPoint: Distance Learning II Due Date: Day 4 [post to the Individual forum] Recall a time when you gave constructive criticism to another student, a...

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HCS 235 All DQs Week 1 Discussion Questions What is the role of prevention in the current health care system? What are some benefits of the lack of success in this area? How do you see the evolution of technology improving health care? Week 2 Discussion Questions What is the role of voluntary disease based organizations (Alzheimers, Lung, and so forth)? Explain the role of state or federal government in the delivery of health care services. Week 3 Discussion Questions What are some provider and patient outcomes with managed care? Why is long-term care one of the greatest...

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HCS 440 Complete Course Week 1 Individual Economic Terms and Health Care History Resource: Economic Terms and Health Care History grading criteria on the student website Complete the Economic Terms Exercise in Week One of the student website. Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you include the following: Describe the history and evolution of health care economics and the timeline of health care funding, using the defined terms. Include two outside resources. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines. Submit your paper and a copy of the completed exercise to...

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ISCOM 305 Week 5 Individual Operational Components Paper Taylor Inc. is interested in providing in-house professional development for the company. You have been selected to explain operational components to employees. The material you produce will be used in the management training. Create a Microsoft PowerPoint presentation with speaker notes that explains the operational components of planning, sourcing, making, and delivering. Describe the importance of sales, operations, and resource planning for the supply chain. Explain why it is critical to have an accurate sales...

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ISCOM 305 Complete Course Week 1 Individual Employee Data Collection Training Your boss has asked you to help new employees understand uses of data in systems-operation management and the various statistical process controls they will experience on a daily basis. Create a 10- to 15-slide Microsoft PowerPoint presentation in which you describe 5 to 7 of the following terms: Core competencies Division of labor Key performance indicators Operations management Positioning Productivity Supply chain management Strategy Value chain Control chart Control limits Process...

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Read the following disaster scenario: The autumn morning is sunny with heavy crowds using the various subway trains. It is a perfect day for shopping at the mall and other shopping areas around the city. As passengers are boarding a subway theres an explosion that rips the on-coming train apart. Panic takes over most of the crowd. Several minutes theres another explosion in the station. More panic. A security guard quickly dials 9-1-1: Im calling from the Waldorf Station. Weve just had an explosion in station and one on a train. Everybodys screaming. I dont know how many are...

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Q6 1. What is the area under the normal distribution curve to the left of z = 0.87? 2. What is the z-value to the right of the mean where 59.18% of the distribution lies to the left of it? 3. What z-value corresponds to the 18th percentile? 4. Using the standard normal distribution, what is P(-2.32 aurant is selected at random, what is the probability the worker earns more than $6.50 an hour? 9. Using the standard normal distribution, what is P(1.8 nd 8.27% of the distribution lies to the left of 60. What is the mean? 15. At Northwest...

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MGT 599 Module 5 SLP Background The Module 5 Background materials discussed the importance and process of strategy implementation. Four different organizational components were shown to be crucial to successful implementation. With this information, we are now ready to begin completion of the final step of strategic planningthat of strategy implementation and strategy control. Note: Throughout this course, you should complete the SLP before you undertake the Case analysis. Before you begin the SLP, read the Background materials thoroughly. Assignment In this module, we will be...

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EED 415 NCTM Data Analysis and Probability Standards Resource: NCTM Standards Multimedia link located on the student website Complete all activities located in the Data Analysis and Probability section of the NCTM Standards Multimedia. NCTM Data Analysis and Probability Standards Video 1 1. Name the statistical concepts this lesson covered. What are some specific strategies or methods the teacher used to teach these concepts? Support your statistical concepts with examples from the video. The statistical concept this lesson covered was mean, median, and mode. The teacher had...

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HCA 250 What You Know Can Save You Health Fair What You Know Can Save You Health Fair Axia College University of Phoenix The Psychology of Health What You Know Can Save You Health Fair The objective of this wellness program is to develop and implement a health fair and educational seminar for the warehouse, delivery, and administrative staff at the Kraft Birmingham and Montgomery sales facilities in Alabama. All employees are between the ages of 25 to 55, with an educational range of high school through college. The combination of the greater Birmingham and Montgomery metro area and...

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A+ Solution ASSIGNMENT Case: Starbucks (provided in the case pack) You are a consultant to Mr. Howard Schultz, the Chairman and CEO of Starbucks Corporation. Please advise Mr. Schultz what he should do. Please note that your analysis should be based on the case information only; no outside research is needed. INSTRUCTIONS Word limit: 1500 words (plus exhibit, if any). Be clear and concise. Please note that your report is to address a practical question and should add value to practicing managers (in this case, Mr. Howard Schultz). Theories (e.g., concepts and frameworks) are...

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A+ Solution Accounting 321 A Letter To Ms. Phillips WRITING ASSIGNMENT Assume you have been hired as a consultant to Philan Manufacturing Company located at 1 Main St., Worcester, MA 01560. Currently, Philan only operates in the United States. In your discussions with Anne Phillips, the CEO of the company, you learn that Philan is currently evaluating two initiatives that would turn it into a “global” company: (1) setting up a sales office in France and (2) acquiring an interest in a manufacturing company in China. Ms. Phillips has asked your advice about the potential...

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A+ Solution Answer five (5) essay questions from the list of 15 below. 1. Fully detail three recent steps taken by Congress toward coordination of intelligence. 2. On the global stage, what distinguishes Jose Padilla from Timothy McVeigh? Be specific in your response. 3. What point was clearly made in Fernandez regarding the disclosure of classified information? Provide a full explanation. 4. What was the problem of secret evidence in the Edwin Wilson case? 5. Provide a comprehensive explanation of “data mining” and fully identify the related problems with this kind of...

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A+ Solution University of Phoenix HCS 588 Week 1 Quality Improvement Email - The leader of a local health care organization, Cindy Janowski Organizational Quality The leader of a local health care organization, Cindy Janowski, has noticed leading organizations successfully implement QI plans. Cindy wants to ensure her organization keeps current with those organizations' quality standards. She has hired you to research the industry's quality standards and to learn how to improve quality in her organization. Cindy sent you an e-mail, which states: Hey, Per our earlier...

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BUS 475 Week 1 BUS 475 WEEK 1 DQ Select a small business that you may want to start. What is strategic management and planning? Why would a strategic plan be important to the success of this business? How are the four functions of management relative to creating and implementing a strategic plan? BUS 475 Week 2 BUS 475 WEEK 2 DQ What is a SWOT analysis? What is its purpose in strategic planning? Must you conduct a SWOT analysis to have an effective strategic plan? Why or why not? BUS -475 WEEK 2 Assignemt Strategic Plan, Part 1: Conceptualizing a Business...

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Ashford BUS 303 (Human Resource Management) Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 (HR & Management) Explain what the author means by the statement that “Every manager is an HR manager”. Do you agree? Give examples to backup your point of view. Respond to at least two of your classmates’ posts by Day Week 1 DQ 2 In 200 to 250 words, conduct a basic SWOT analysis of an organization or department to which you belong. How do you see these factors affecting the direction of HR? Respond to at least two of your classmates’ posts by Day 7. Week 2 Week 2 DQ 1 In 200 –...

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ACC 491 Week 2 Week 2 DQ 1 What is the purpose of engagement planning? What critical information should the auditor consider during engagement planning? How will this information affect the scope of the audit? Week 2 DQ 2 What are the components of the audit risk model? How does the audit risk model affect an audit plan? Week 2 DQ 3 The third generally accepted standard of audit fieldwork requires that auditors obtain sufficient, competent audit evidence to afford a reasonable basis for an opinion regarding the financial statements under examination. In...

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ACC/491 (Contemporary Auditing 1) Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) have positioned the auditing professions to become assurance professions. What is the difference between assurance services, attestation services, and auditing services? What are the economic issues that drive the increased demand for assurance services? Week 1 DQ 2 The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 has been described as the most far-reaching legislation affecting business since the passage of the 1933 Securities...

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_A+ Grade Work_ ####**SCI 201-1502A-11 Environmental Science and Sustainability** For this assignment, complete all of the sections on this worksheet, and submit it to the Submitted Assignments area of the classroom. Municipal solid waste (MSW) is all of the garbage, refuse, trash, or junk that gets thrown away from homes and small businesses. All of this MSW is collected and taken away. Have you ever wondered where it goes? In the 1950s and 60s, it went to open dumps. In the 1970s, landfills were established, but there were problems, and today there is new legislation and technology...

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PROJ 598 Week 4 DQ 2 Source Selection PM598 Contracts and Procurement Management PROJ598 Contracts and Procurement Management - DeVry Top of Form Week 4: Risk Factors in Contracts - Discussion Source Selection (graded) Class: Read the "Peach Computer Company" Case found in the Case Study Area of Doc Sharing, and discuss the following: What are the main issues in the case, and how would you begin to resolve them using some of the concepts we have discussed in class? What alternatives are available to resolve the issues? What type of contract incentive (s) could you adopt...

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BSHS 302 Week 2 Discussion Question 2 Share your thoughts and impressions of the generalist skills and competencies discussed in Chapter 3. What do you feel are your strongest skills, and in what areas do you feel you need improvement? Then look over the information on Adolescent services and the problems this population facein Chapter 5. What skills would you need to work with this population? What are ways to develop these skills? What problem in the adolescent field do you find most interesting? Can you think of an example ofthis problem from your own...

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Phoenix University HCS 588 Week 1 Quality Improvement Report A+ Grade Guided Response The leader of a local health care organization, Cindy Janowski, has noticed leading organizations successfully implement QI plans. Cindy wants to ensure her organization keeps current with those organizations’ quality standards. She has hired you to research the industry’s quality standards and how to improve quality in her organization. Write a 700- to 1,050-word report on your findings in which you answer the following questions: •What are the foundational frameworks of QI?...

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A+ Grade Solution UNV 103 Week 9 Writing Self-Assessment Reflection Topic: Ensuring Your Success Purpose: Developing your writing skills is critical to your success throughout your program of study. Learning to write effectively will ensure your ability to communicate your ideas, thoughts, and feelings as well as what you have learned. Throughout this course you have written several journals in response to a variety of different writing prompts relating to the module topics and objectives. For this assignment, you will complete a writing self-assessment and write a...

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Week 5 IA Assignment: Production Planning for Toyota North America A+ Grade Solution Acme Home Improvements, Inc. was founded in 1982 in Raleigh, North Carolina, USA. By the end of 2012 the company had 125 stores along the US East Coast from Florida to Maine. Its annual sales are currently ~$5,400,000,000 with $280,000,000 net income. The average store is about 100,000 square feet with an additional 10,000 square feet of outside garden center. The stores typically carry 40,000 different products from 5,000 vendors worldwide. Major US competitors include Ace, Home Depot, Lowe's...

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ECOM 210 Fundamentals of E-Commerce Devry Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 Reread the Bejing 2008: A Digital Olympics case in Chapter 1 and discuss the following. First, look at each business requirement and explain how the EC tools helped. After you have completed this, identify the B2C and B2B activities described in this case. Be sure to support your answer and use proper grammar in your posts. Week 1 DQ 2 Reread the Craigslist case in Chapter 2 and identify the business model used by Craigslist. After identifying, visit and identify the social network and business network elements. ...

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ECOM 210 Fundamentals of E-Commerce Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 Reread the Bejing 2008: A Digital Olympics case in Chapter 1 and discuss the following. First, look at each business requirement and explain how the EC tools helped. After you have completed this, identify the B2C and B2B activities described in this case. Be sure to support your answer and use proper grammar in your posts. Week 1 DQ 2 Reread the Craigslist case in Chapter 2 and identify the business model used by Craigslist. After identifying, visit and identify the social network and business network elements. ...

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NETW 584 Telecom Laws and Regulations Week 4 Week 4 DQ 1 What are some of the major provisions of the Telecommunications Act of 1996? What was the fundamental goal and purpose of the provisions in the Act? Week 4 DQ 2 VoIP has been the subject of several FCC NPRMs (Notice of Proposed Rule Making). What is VoIP and why does it present a regulatory challenge? Week 4 Midterm Exam 1. Question : (TCO B) Which of the following statements is correct about the Structure of the 1934 Act? 2. Question : (TCO D) Which of the following industries or companies is generally...

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BSOP 334 Resource Planning & Capacity Resource Planning Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 What is the role of master production scheduling in manufacturing planning and control? What other areas interface with it? Week 1 DQ 2 What is aggregate planning? Why might it be important to the master production scheduler? Week 2 Week 2 DQ 1 Is inventory an asset or a liability? How do we determine if it is an asset or a liability? Might the determination be different for different people in the same organization? Please discuss, providing specific examples. Week 2 DQ 2 Why is reorder...

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A+ Grade Solution ACCT 312 Week 6 Course Project - Annual Report Analysis DeVry University Objective: To analysis the financial statements of a publicly traded company. Obtain an annual report from a corporation that is interesting to you. Be sure the company’s financial statements include deferred taxes, post-retirement benefits, dilutive securities, and share-based compensation. Using techniques you have learned in the previous weeks, respond to the following questions: 1. Who are the firm’s auditors? Do they provide a clean opinion on the financial statements? 2. Have there...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**MGT 599 Module 5 SLP - Strategy Implementation at the Kraft Foods Group** #####Trident University International Background The Module 5 Background materials discussed the importance and process of strategy implementation. Four different organizational components were shown to be crucial to successful implementation. With this information, we are now ready to begin completion of the final step of strategic planningthat of strategy implementation and strategy control. Note: Throughout this course, you should complete the SLP before you undertake the Case...

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A+ Grade Solutions PSC 410 Week 8 CLC Assignment: Profiles in Leadership This is a CLC assignment. The class will be placed by the instructor into groups. Each team member will personally interview one leader of his/her choice. Examples of leaders can include, but are not limited to, former or current managers or supervisors, educational leaders, civic/business leaders, and religious leaders. This interview can take place via phone, via e-mail, or in person. To ensure that the interviews yield comparable results, the team must prepare a list of questions to ask the chosen leaders...

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100% Correct Answers PSY 205 Life span development Exam 1 • Question 1 Link the correct attachment style to the following descriptions: (1) thrilled when reunited with a caregiver, (2) confused, erratic response when reunited with a caregiver, and (3) doesn't care when reunited with a caregiver. • Question 2 Your grandmother was born in 1925. You were born in 1990. If you both took the IQ test at age 7, who would probably get more items correct? • Question 3 A cohort refers to a: • Question 4 Carlo weighed 2 pounds at birth and is being discharged from...

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_A+ Grade Solutions_ ####**STAT 200 Lesson 11: Associations between Categorical Variables** Answer the following questions showing all work. For questions that require Minitab Express, include the appropriate output (copy + paste) along with an explanation. For all tests use an alpha level of .05 unless otherwise specified. 1. For each scenario, which statistical procedure is most appropriate (one sample mean, one sample proportion, two independent proportions, two independent means, two paired/dependent means, one-way ANOVA, chi-square test of independence)? Explain why. (24...

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_A+ Grade Solutions_ ####**FINANCE 504 Chapter 13 MINI CASE** Suppose you decide (as did Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg) to start a company. Your product is a software platform that integrates a wide range of media devices, including laptop computers, desktop computers, digital video recorders, and cell phones. Your initial market is the student body at your university. Once you have established your company and set up procedures for operating it, you plan to expand to other colleges in the area, and eventually to go nationwide. At some point, hopefully sooner rather than later, you...

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PROJ 598 - Contract and Procurement Management ------------------------------------------------------------------------- (DeVry - July 2016) Week 4 Thread 2 - Source Selection (graded) Class: Read the Peach Computer Company case found in the Case Study area of Doc Sharing, and discuss the following. What are the main issues in the case, and how would you begin to resolve them using some of the concepts we have discussed in class? What alternatives are available to resolve the issues? What type of contract incentive(s) could you adopt to make this case more successful and why? Provide...

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SEC 576 - Risk Mitigation And Contingency Planning ------------------------------------------------------------------- Keller Graduate School of Management RA Project Leadership (graded) What are the right qualities for a risk assessment project leader? What kind of skills and talents do you think this individual must have to be successful? Do you have any personal experience in this area? What worked well for you, or what didn't work at all? This section lists options that can be used to view responses. Collapse All Print View Show Options Responses Responses are listed below in...

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Operations Management - Application of OM Techniques Project instructions: Employing Important Techniques Used in Operations Management 2 page (double-spaced) answer per technique chosen = 6 pages total, plus a half a page Executive Summary THINK CRITICALLY Always consider costs including an estimate is better than ignoring costs Overview Demonstrate competency in operations management by analyzing three operations management techniques and applying them to improve Acme Mexico City's operations in an integrated report. Two of the techniques are mandatory. They are:  Data-driven...

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1. What is meant by the phrase “ecological resistance in the Fourth World?” Give an example of a people who fit this description and describe what they did. 2. What was the relationship between slavery in Brazil and Japanese immigration? 3. What is a “contingency fee” and what does this have to do with the legal case against Chevron in Ecuador? 4. What is meant by “Optimal Foraging Strategy”? 5. What novel method of financing the Ecuadorean plaintiffs’ case did Donziger come up with? What was the negative consequence of this plan for the plaintiff’s lawyers? ...

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Awareness and Learning DQ 1. Do you have any superstitions or have you taken part in any superstitions, such as knocking on wood? What forms of learning occurred to create those superstitions? Provide an example of how specific types of learning (e.g., social learning, operant conditioning, classical conditioning, etc.) could cause you to stop believing in those superstitions. 2. We often engage in superstitions for one of two reasons. Simply put, we want to (a) avoid something bad from happening or (b) make something good happen. Considering what you know about conditioning and the...

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Stem Cells Technological advances have made it possible for scientists and practitioners to expand life expectancy and improve quality of life. Some of these advances are not without controversy. One such area that has generated ethical debate is that of stem cell research. In this assignment, you will explore what stem cell research is, and the controversy surrounding it. Stem cell research is an excellent example of the interdisciplinary impact of technology on society. Beyond the philosophical questions raised regarding the nature of human life, stem cell research also generates debate...

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**Buying a Home** For most people, buying a house is a great investment that can offer security in an uncertain world, but buying a house is also a commitment. **Application Practice** Answer the following questions. Use Equation Editor to write mathematical expressions and equations. First, save this file to your hard drive by selecting **Save As** from the **File** menu. Click the white space below each question to maintain proper formatting. 1\. Suppose you are in the market for a new home and are interested in a new housing community under construction in a different city. The...

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HRM 240: Mini-Essay Assignment Performance Appraisal Write and post a minimum 350 word Mini-Essay Assignment that selects two aspects of a performance appraisal from the following list. What are the special challenges in each area and what would be the effects on employees and employers if the challenges were not addressed? Strategic relevance Criterion deficiency Criterion contamination Reliability Compliance with the law Appraiser training

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**MGT 431 All Assignments** Week 1 Individual Assignment: HR Roles and Responsibilities Prepare a 700- to 1,050-word paper describing the changing role of HR management in response to trends in globalization, technology, diversity, e-business, and ethics. Use at least five references from the reading assignment, Internet articles, Electronic Reserve Readings articles, or HR journal articles to support your paper. Format your report according to APA standards. Week 2 Individual Assignment: Staffing Plan Paper Prepare a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which you develop a staffing plan...

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MGT 448 Week 1 Individual Assignment Globalization Questionnaire Prepare a comprehensive response to the following questions in 350 words. What is globalization, and what are some of the traditional international trade theories that support the concept of globalization? List the major drivers of globalization and provide three examples of each. Explain at least four effects of globalization that affect your community and your organization. Discussion Questions What technological advances in telecommunications and transportation have influenced global business in the...

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**NTC 242 Week 4** Individual Assignment Provide short answers to each of the following questions: Identify the functions of a CSU/DSU. How are they used in a corporate environment? ISDNs are sometimes used in locations that do not support DSL or cable modem connections. Your choices may be analog modems or an ISDN connection in those remote locations. Describe three benefits ISDNs have over regular dial-up modem connections. Compare and contrast packet and circuit switching. Which is more commonly used? What are the advantages and disadvantages of each? Describe the three main types...

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HCS 235 Week 1 DQs Discussion Questions What is the role of prevention in the current health care system? What are some benefits of the lack of success in this area? How do you see the evolution of technology improving health care?

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HCS 235 Week 1 Complete Consumers Perspective on Health Care . This is available on ecampus. While this is not a formal paper, remember this is a college level assignment that is worth 10 points. You are expected to effectively communicate your ideas in a way that reflects the value of this assignment. Sentence fragments are not acceptable. While the questions are from your perspective, it is assumed that perspective is one of a college student seeking a career in Health Care Administration with a basic understanding of the scope of the services involved. I expect the students to...

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HCS 235 Week 4 Web Review Paper The web has become a vital aspect of health care. It has become a place to research diseases and medications, as well as components of the health care continuum. These sites are used to provide information about their services, physician referrals, and community outreach information. Select a health care delivery system provider from your local area (hospital, nursing home, medical laboratory, school health, public health, etc.) and research the information available on this site. An example could be a site such as: Prepare a 1,050-1,400 word paper...

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HCS 457 Week 3 DQs Discussion Questions What are some communicable diseases or threats currently affecting public and community health in your area? What are some procedures used in public health to eliminate the threat to society? How has studying social and behavioral sciences contributed to understanding public health? Provide examples of how socioeconomic status, lifestyle, and community resources affect health. Which factor do you think is most difficult to change? Why?

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HCS 457 Week 3 DQ1 What are some communicable diseases or threats currently affecting public and community health in your area? What are some procedures used in public health to eliminate the threat to society?

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ISCOM 305 Week 5 DQs Discussion Questions What are three of the primary obstacles encountered by the management team in adopting and installing a new information technology system? How might these obstacles be overcome? We have seen many changes and innovations in the application of technology to operations management in recent years. Using information from your readings, identify the three most significant advancements in technology. Explain your choice of significant advancements. Financial justification of a new information technology system is difficult at best because many of...

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HCS 440 Economic Issues Simulation Resource:Grading Criteria: Economic Issues Simulation Paper on the student website SAMPLE In January 2006 Castor Collins was presented with two groups that wanted to apply for health insurance. The first group was Constructit, which consisted of 1,000 people and the employer did not offer insurance, so the individuals in that group would each pay for their own insurance. The maximum annual premium that the Constructit group is willing to pay was $4,000 per person. The second group was E-Editors, which consisted of 1,600 people and the employer...

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EDU 320 Lesson Plans for Classroom Management SAMPLE Lesson Plan Title What are the classroom management implications? How will this lesson plan's instructional delivery method promote a positive classroom environment? What would you change about your classroom arrangement to accommodate this lesson plan's delivery? How Tall are Plants? In this activity the students have an opportunity to measure real plants. I would use plants from the classroom that the students have helped take care of. In order to do this classroom management would have to include prior participation with...

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Module 1 - SLP Introduction to the Microbial World; History of Microbiology The Session Long project for this course will be to compare and contrast specific characteristics of a pathogenic and non-pathogenic microorganism. The purpose of the SLP is to provide you with the opportunity to study two microorganisms in detail. Through this process you will acquire valuable knowledge in regards to the significant attributes associated with each microorganism. You will also understand the importance that microorganisms play in our lives. You will use the book: A Concise Manual of...

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Compare and Contrast: LD and CD Consider the characteristics of a student with a learning disability (LD) and a student with a communication disorder (CD). Compare and contrast the following aspects of LD and CD: a. Definition of each disability b. Characteristics of each disability c. Evaluation of each disability area d. Research-based effective instructional strategies, supports, and services What are your experiences with working with a student or individual with a learning disability or communication disorder? Have you found the characteristics discussed in the readings...

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DQ1-Week 3: Please respond to this discussion question by Thursday (Day 3): Why are graphs and charts used to represent information? What distinguishes a histogram from a bar chart? What are some examples of grouped and ungrouped data? What would be the most appropriate graphical representation to show the dispersion of new home prices in a particular area? Why? Data on its face can be hard to discern nuances of underlying data. When placed in a graph the data comes alive so to speak generating a graphic story of the explicit data. {x Yx2} says very little to the reader unfamiliar with...

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Seasonal Demand for Summer Highs Name QRB 501 February 27, 2012 Terry Feravich Seasonal Demand for Summer Highs A common practice among businesses is to gather relevant data to evaluate how well a business is doing, what areas need improvement, and what changes the business may expect in the near future (StockCharts, 2012). However, attempting to make decisions and conclusions with the basis on raw data, for example inventory numbers by month or for the past few years, may prove to be difficult because of variances. The University of Phoenix data and chart below shows the yearly...

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Selecta royalty-free or non-copyrighted image from the Internet or provide your own image. Openthe image in AdobePhotoshop. Usea selection tool to manipulate the image to achieve a new effect or visual design. Savea .JPEG file of the image. Shareyour .JPEG with the class. Writea 200- to 300-word short-answer response to the following: What selection tool did you use to modify the image? How did this tool allow you to achieve the results you wanted? Please also remember to cite any images that you use for this discussion. This week we continue to work with different tools...

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Psy 201 What type of informal research method did you was your research method similar to research methods used by psychologists. If given another opportunity, what would you have done differently The type of informal research method is the Naturalistic observation. This type that I have used in the shopping mall. I like to watch people it is called people watching. We would spend time just sitting on a bench. How people behavior in the public area. I had done this before for another class. We would glue a quarter to the floor. Then we would watch how many people would try and pick...

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ACC 281 Week 1 DQ1 What are the implications of the basic accounting equation? You must respond to at least two of your classmates' postings to receive full credit. Every business transaction that is processed will have an implication on an organization's financial status. The accounting equation is what will keep transactions in balance and will also helps people make sense of what areas each transaction affects. The financial position is based on the following elements. Assets liabilities equity Edmonds, T. (2010), states, "Further expansion of the accounting equation...

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Com155 the Writing Process Associate Level Material Life Resource Center Scavenger Hunt The Life Resource Center (LRC) is a valuable free tool available to Associate Level students. Taking some time to explore this website to discover some of the many topics, resources, and tools available is a great way to find information to enhance health and wellness. Login to the student website. Click on the Programs tab at the top of the page, and then on Life Resource Center under Services. Explore the resources available on the site and use them to answer the following questions. 1. What are...

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Discussion Legal and Ethical Guidelines Why doesn't the health care industry have a set of clearly stated legal and ethical guidelines? What are the implications for health care? How does this affect the thought that "every person is responsible for his/her own actions"? In this discussion I will attempt to explain why the healthcare industry does not have a set of clearly stated legal and ethical guidelines, what the implications for health care are and how does this affect the thought that "every person is responsible for his/her own actions.". When it comes to the healthcare...

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Internal Controls Questionnaire Internal Controls Questionnaire ACC 492 Develop and complete an internal controls questionnaire for either an asset- or liability-related business cycle within the selected organization (Disney) 1. Control environment What is the nature of the business cycle of Disney? The management needs to provide discipline and structure and encompassing both technical competence and ethical commitment. Managers must evaluate the internal control environment in their own unit and departments as the first step in the process of analyzing internal...

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Review the scenario below and answer the questions that follow: ABC Hospital is a small, privately owned community hospital. It has been struggling to survive financially, as reimbursement rates have declined and consumers are being drawn to the larger state-of-the-art hospital facilities in urban areas that are perceived to have better quality. ABC Hospital was built in 1960 and has been operating in the same manner for many decades. The hospital meets legal and regulatory requirements but has not kept pace with some of the newer technologies and patient conveniences becoming more...

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1. Discussion Questions DQs are mini essays and should reflect your best writing skills. Limit your responses to 300-400 words unless the specific DQ has a different allowance. Threads will be available in Main for each DQ, please post under the appropriate one. Required DQ: Share your thoughts and impressions of the generalist skills (Chapter 1, Duties and Functions of a Human Service Professional) and the core competencies. The 12 core competencies are listed at the back of the syllabus. What do you feel are your strongest ones, and in what areas do you feel you need improvement?...

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Performance Appraisal What is the purpose of performance appraisals? What are the strengths and weaknesses of the four major appraisal methods currently in use? What if an employee's work is not very quantifiable: how should a manager work to provide a fair appraisal? Answer Performance appraisals are formal reviews of a subordinate's work performance by a supervisor. They are preformed to identify strengths and weaknesses as well as to discuss areas of improvement. "The process of appraising employee performance can be both time-consuming and stressful. These difficulties are...

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Soc 315 Week 2 Multicultural Matrix and Analysis Worksheet Instructions: Part I: Select and identify six groups in the left-hand column. Complete the matrix. Part II: Write a summary. Part III: Format references consistent with APA guidelines. Part I: Matrix What is the group's history in the United What is the group's population in the What are some attitudes and customs What is something you admire about States? United States? people of this group may practice? this group's people, lifestyle, or society? Native American There are many different Native American There...

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What are the constitutional safeguards that are associated with criminal juvenile proceedings? How do these safeguards differ/relate to the safeguards and foundations which were established for adult criminal law procedures? What would happen if adult and juvenile procedures were the same? Explain. "Some advocates of children's rights believe that children should be afforded the same constitutional and procedural safeguards that adults are given in court. The juvenile justice system is cited by some experts as an area in which the protections granted to children lag behind those...

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What are the technological functions within correctional environments? How do technological functions relate to security and management functions within correctional environments? What would happen if there was a disconnect among these areas of a correctional facility? Technological functions within correctional environments include a few examples such as video surveillance in the facility, and remote locking systems with a focus on safety and security. These technological functions assist correctional personnel with their primary function - to maintain control of inmates and prevent...

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What is the current macroeconomic situation in the U.S. (e.g. is the U.S. economy currently concerned about unemployment, inflation, recession, etc.)? What fiscal policies and monetary policies would be appropriate at this time? THE PROBLEM: US is the leading economy of the world but is under a recession since 2008 or so. Unemployment is at record high and is the biggest problem areas for policy makers. No jobs means consumer confidence and business sentiment also suffer. The problem stared with the housing bubble in 2008 leading to a near collapse of financial biggies like...

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Due Week 1 Day 6 What are examples of virtues, values, and moral concepts? How do each of these relate to one another? In what ways are they separate and in what ways are they connected? Your answer should be between 100-150 words A virtue is an outside measurement of an individual adheres to a list of morals encompassing general societal ethics, or rather, how good they are in relation to the consensus in certain areas. Bravery is considered a virtue. If an individual is deemed to have the virtue of bravery, they are considered by society to be good at facing danger without...

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Week Three Discussion Question #1 What are some of the benefits of creating a personal action plan? What have you learned about yourself through the process? Please read the Week Three discussion question above; this question is also posted in the Course Materials Forum. Develop your thoughts, and post your response into the Main Forum, following this thread. Please do not start a new thread for this discussion question. As well, you may find it helpful to review the requirements for posting a response which can be found within your syllabus. You are required to post a response to two (2)...

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Review the scenario below and answer the questions that follow: ABC Hospital is a small, privately owned community hospital. It has been struggling to survive financially, as reimbursement rates have declined and consumers are being drawn to the larger state-of-the-art hospital facilities in urban areas that are perceived to have better quality. ABC Hospital was built in 1960 and has been operating in the same manner for many decades. The hospital meets legal and regulatory requirements but has not kept pace with some of the newer technologies and patient conveniences becoming more...

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What are some communicable diseases or threats currently affecting public and community health in your area? What are some procedures used in public health to eliminate the threat to society? If I read our local health departmentwebsite correctly it looks like to me that there are 5 cases of TB in Brevard County. When I thought I would find hepatitis or AIDS/HIV or something like a staff infection. I find TB. There is a table of contents on the website that takes you to TB information and it gives you the clinic times for testing, counseling and symptoms. Staff is available for home...

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How does supply chain visibility benefit the operations of a global supply chain? What are some considerations that must be made when global communications are necessary for successful product delivery? How do supply chain communications and visibility affect the competitive advantage of an organization? Supply chain visibility helps in planning, decision-making, and implementation processes related to the operations of the various companies within that supply chain. For planning, supply chain visibility helps managers determine exactly what value each company in the chain contributes...

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Is your supply chain collaborating with other organizations? Why or why not? What benefits do they get from these collaborations? What are some potential risks associated with these collaborations? The Army supply chain coordinates with organizations associated with the government and contracted with the government. The supply strategy share networks of information and build upon it through various command posts for efficiency. The Army needs relevant information which is gathered through different scenarios and objectives in the supply chain operations in different areas of...

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Please discuss in 150-200 words: 1. What are the three most important points you learned from the readings this week? 2. What questions do you have after reading the materials? The three most important things retained & applied from this week's readings are: 1. The Killer Questions in Chapter 3: Creating Options of Smart Things to Know About Decision Making KILLER QUESTIONS If there are no alternatives to this decision, how is it going to play some part in preventing similar problems arriving in the future? If I told you that this decision is unacceptable full stop and...

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Chapter 12: Discuss the key demographics of potential buyers of timeshares as well as in detail what elements of timeshares would entice them to buy timeshare weeks over vacationing on their own in traditional lodging facilities. How is management of a timeshare different from management of traditional hotels? Be specific regarding operating procedures and guest characteristics. Chapter 13: Compare and contrast in detail the lodging and facility characteristics of activity-based facilities vs. themed facilities. What geographic areas are most conducive to each? Chapter 12 and...

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Describe the essential services provided within the scope of Public Health in America today. What is meant by Public Health Assessment Services? Look around yourself, in your own community, and your own state. Discuss at least three examples of Public Health Assessment Services that are taking place in your own area. ( The role of community in America towards public health has noticed a major change over a period of time. They had realised their responsibility towards the mental and physical health of the public and thus they had started focusing more towards the prevention of various...

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Internal Controls Questionnaire Internal Controls Questionnaire ACC 492 Develop and complete an internal controls questionnaire for either an asset- or liability-related business cycle within the selected organization (Disney) 1. Control environment What is the nature of the business cycle of Disney? The management needs to provide discipline and structure and encompassing both technical competence and ethical commitment. Managers must evaluate the internal control environment in their own unit and departments as the first step in the process of analyzing internal...

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1. Discussion Questions DQs are mini essays and should reflect your best writing skills. Limit your responses to 300-400 words unless the specific DQ has a different allowance. Threads will be available in Main for each DQ, please post under the appropriate one. Required DQ: Share your thoughts and impressions of the generalist skills (Chapter 1, Duties and Functions of a Human Service Professional) and the core competencies. The 12 core competencies are listed at the back of the syllabus. What do you feel are your strongest ones, and in what areas do you feel you need improvement?...

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What are some communicable diseases or threats currently affecting public and community health in your area? What are some procedures used in public health to eliminate the threat to society? If I read our local health departmentwebsite correctly it looks like to me that there are 5 cases of TB in Brevard County. When I thought I would find hepatitis or AIDS/HIV or something like a staff infection. I find TB. There is a table of contents on the website that takes you to TB information and it gives you the clinic times for testing, counseling and symptoms. Staff is available for home...

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A+Solution IT 210 Final Project Guidelines and Grading Guide Overview The final project for this course is the creation of a research paper based on Internship Activities from the text. The final paper should demonstrate an understanding of the materials in this course, as well as the implications of new knowledge gained. The 3-4-page paper should integrate new learning into the target company example and internship work. It may include explanations and examples from previous cases and activities. The purpose of the final paper is for you to synthesize the learning achieved in...

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BUS 303 Week 5 Discussion Questions How does the current landscape of global HRM impact HR planning? What are the HRM implications of Hofstede's, Trompenaars', and the GLOBE models' cross-cultural dimensions? Which areas of HR do you think will be most affected by current and future trends discussed in this course? What are some of the changes that will need to be made in order to keep up with these trends? How does the current landscape of global HRM impact HR planning? What are the HRM implications of Hofstede's, Trompenaars', and the GLOBE models' cross-cultural...

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A+ Solution INTRODUCTION This assignment entails development of a comprehensive strategic marketing plan for a new product or service that is ready to go to market. A Project Template is provided that allows you to organize your work in increments and see how the sections come together to produce a comprehensive plan. PRODUCT/SERVICE This assignment requires application of concepts learned to build a strategic marketing plan for a new product or service that is ready to go to market. You will not be allowed to mimic plans or ideas from larger or already "in-place"...

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Instructional Materials Project Rationale: Research describing the literacy demands of the present and future shows that today's generation will have to be able to read and critically think about what they read more than any previous generation. Content area teachers will bear more responsibility for promoting literacy as a result. It is important that teachers learn to choose and analyze print resources. This assignment will provide you with the opportunity to seek out, organize, analyze, and begin considering how to use the variety of print resources...

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Why is budgeting important? The budgeting process is very important to the financial success of any organization. A budget is the financial roadmap for the year. It takes the organizational goals and objectives and translates them into revenue and spending forecasts. The main purpose of the budget process is resource allocation. What are the appropriate uses of a budget? Budgets are great tracking tools. They allow you to see how well you business is performing. You can see where you areas for improvement are. It is very easy to see what department is managed effectively and where...

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1)The area of rejection, on a bell shaped curve, defines the location of all those values that are A.so small or so large that the probability of their occurrence under a true null hypothesis is to be expected B.so small or so large that the probability of their occurrence under a true null hypothesis is rather slim C.within the selected confidence interval for the test D.so small or so large that the probability of their occurrence under a false null hypothesis is rather remote 2)What are the critical z-values for a two-tailed hypothesis test if the significant...

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Program Planning and Evaluation Paper University of Phoenix HSM 270 Human Services are based on timeless amounts of planning. It focuses on planning and proposing programs designed to meet the needs of suffering people. Program planning provides a frame of home by incorporating well defined goals and objectives. According to Yuen and Taro, Program planning concerns all events that have taken place in the past as well as ones that will happen. To find the concerns that begin the program planning process, it is a prerequisite to do a needs or problems assessment. The...

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Complete DQ's for BUS210 Week 1 DQ 1 What makes some companies more profitable than others? What are the similarities and differences between profit and profitability? Provide real-world examples to support your answer. What makes some companies more profitable than others? In my opinion one thing that helps out certain companies make a lot of money which hurts others is their ability to buy wholesale and resale the item at a cheaper price. Other reasons which determine how much profitability a company will have are items that small businesses choose to sell. Supply and...

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Complete DQ's for BUS210 Week 1 DQ 1 What makes some companies more profitable than others? What are the similarities and differences between profit and profitability? Provide real-world examples to support your answer. What makes some companies more profitable than others? In my opinion one thing that helps out certain companies make a lot of money which hurts others is their ability to buy wholesale and resale the item at a cheaper price. Other reasons which determine how much profitability a company will have are items that small businesses choose to sell. Supply and...

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1. What are three of the primary obstacles encountered by the management team in adopting and installing a new information technology system? How might these obstacles be overcome? 2. We have seen many changes and innovations in the application of technology to operations management in recent years. Using information from your readings, identify the three most significant advancements in technology. Explain your choice of significant advancements. 3. Financial justification of a new information technology system is difficult at best because many of the advantages are intangible. Routine...

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Team Exercise One CJA/204 What is major crime reporting? What are the purposes of major crime reporting programs? Compare and contrast the criteria for successful crime reporting programs in the United States. Major Crime reporting is the compilation of crime statistics over a large area; normally they use data from law enforcement agencies nationwide in order to produce national data. The local systems used in your home town or city may not qualify as a major crime reporting system. An example of a major crime reporting system would be the Uniformed Crime Reports (UCR)....

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A+Solution IT 210 FINAL PROJECT - RECOMMENDATIONS TO THE BUSINESS OWNER + MILESTONE 1 & 2 PAPERS IT 210 Final Project Guidelines and Grading Guide Overview The final project for this course is the creation of a research paper based on Internship Activities from the text. The final paper should demonstrate an understanding of the materials in this course, as well as the implications of new knowledge gained. The 3-4-page paper should integrate new learning into the target company example and internship work. It may include explanations and examples from previous cases and...

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George's trains Bus 650: managerial finance It appears that george is running a profitable business. George is aware you are in an mba managerial finance class and comes to you for advice on his working capital practices. George asks: how you would describe my working capital practices, including my methods of capital budgeting analysis techniques? What are potential pitfalls in my capital budgeting practices that I should be aware of? Develop a simple statement of cash flows for george's trains using any information gleaned from the video. What areas of improvement do you...

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Team Exercise One CJA/204 What is major crime reporting? What are the purposes of major crime reporting programs? Compare and contrast the criteria for successful crime reporting programs in the United States. Major Crime reporting is the compilation of crime statistics over a large area; normally they use data from law enforcement agencies nationwide in order to produce national data. The local systems used in your home town or city may not qualify as a major crime reporting system. An example of a major crime reporting system would be the Uniformed Crime Reports (UCR)....

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BUS 475 Week 3 BUS 475 WEEK 3 DQ What are the different types of strategies? What are the differences among these strategies? How do you determine which type of strategy is most appropriate for your organization? BUS 475 Week 3 Individual Assignment - Strategic Plan, Part II- SWOTT Analysis.(2500+Words) BUS 475 Week 3 Team Assignment - Functional Area Interrelationships. (1300+ Words) BUS 475 Wk 3 SWOT Analysis Table. 350+ (Words)

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What are the constitutional safeguards that are associated with criminal juvenile proceedings? How do these safeguards differ/relate to the safeguards and foundations which were established for adult criminal law procedures? What would happen if adult and juvenile procedures were the same? Explain. "Some advocates of children's rights believe that children should be afforded the same constitutional and procedural safeguards that adults are given in court. The juvenile justice system is cited by some experts as an area in which the protections granted to children lag behind those...

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What are the technological functions within correctional environments? How do technological functions relate to security and management functions within correctional environments? What would happen if there was a disconnect among these areas of a correctional facility? Technological functions within correctional environments include a few examples such as video surveillance in the facility, and remote locking systems with a focus on safety and security. These technological functions assist correctional personnel with their primary function - to maintain control of inmates and prevent...

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Internal Controls Questionnaire Internal Controls Questionnaire ACC 492 Develop and complete an internal controls questionnaire for either an asset- or liability-related business cycle within the selected organization (Disney) 1. Control environment What is the nature of the business cycle of Disney? The management needs to provide discipline and structure and encompassing both technical competence and ethical commitment. Managers must evaluate the internal control environment in their own unit and departments as the first step in the process of analyzing internal...

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What are the constitutional safeguards that are associated with criminal juvenile proceedings? How do these safeguards differ/relate to the safeguards and foundations which were established for adult criminal law procedures? What would happen if adult and juvenile procedures were the same? Explain. "Some advocates of children's rights believe that children should be afforded the same constitutional and procedural safeguards that adults are given in court. The juvenile justice system is cited by some experts as an area in which the protections granted to children lag behind those...

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What are the technological functions within correctional environments? How do technological functions relate to security and management functions within correctional environments? What would happen if there was a disconnect among these areas of a correctional facility? Technological functions within correctional environments include a few examples such as video surveillance in the facility, and remote locking systems with a focus on safety and security. These technological functions assist correctional personnel with their primary function - to maintain control of inmates and prevent...

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Places of community law[edit] Constitutional law[edit] In contemporary declares, constitutional law sets out the fundamentals of the condition. Above all, it postulates the supremacy of law in the performing of the condition - the concept of law. Secondly, it places out the way of govt - how its different divisions work, how they are chosen or hired, and the department of abilities and obligations between them. Typically, the primary components of govt are the professional, the legislature and the judiciary. And additionally, in explaining what are the primary individual...

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What are the advantages and disadvantages of the . versus the .? What questions should you ask prior to selecting a respirator? Two types of respirators discussed in class this week are air-purifying respirators known as and supplied-air respirators known as . Air-purifying respirators utilize special filters to target specific types of hazardous particles such as fumes, dust and mist. In contrast supplied-air respirators offer protection from hazards by supplying air directly to the subject. This is accomplished taking air from a secure container separate from the contaminated area...

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What are the constraints in conducting an effective value chain analysis? At just about all process stages of the value chain, constraints occur. Some of the constraints in the value chain are found in areas of technology, finances, poor management, lack of communication, etc. The recognition of these constraints and potential solutions should be primary to organizations. When conducting an effective value chain analysis, one of the main constraints is to have a thorough analysis of the value chain activities. These activities should be recognized at local, regional and global levels...

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29. The right to privacy does not explicitly exist in the Constitution, but a majority of the justices have concluded that a fundamental privacy right exists. Trace the early foundations on which some members of the Court were willing to protect an individual from government intrusion into their personal life. How did Harlan transform these ideas in Poe v. Ullman? Next, discuss the different justices' views on the right to privacy found in Griswold. Explain Douglas's discussion of penumbras and why they are so important to his justification for a right to privacy. How did the other...

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ESE 631 wk 2 dis 1 Compare and Contrast: LD and CD Consider the characteristics of a student with a learning disability (LD) and a student with a communication disorder (CD). Compare and contrast the following aspects of LD and CD: a. Definition of each disability b. Characteristics of each disability c. Evaluation of each disability area d. Research-based effective instructional strategies, supports, and services What are your experiences with working with a student or individual with a learning disability or communication disorder? Have you found the characteristics...

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ACC 281 week 1 dq 1 What are the implications of the basic accounting equation? You must respond to at least two of your classmates' postings to receive full credit Every business transaction that is processed will have an implication on an organization's financial status. The accounting equation is what will keep transactions in balance and will also helps people make sense of what areas each transaction affects. The financial position is based on the following elements. Assets liabilities equity In accounting terms, assets can be described as the resources that a...

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FEDERALISM POL110 Student: Instructor: Date: Abstract What is Federalism? Federalism is an ideal structure of government for a nation whose citizens are divided by specific values or interests such as culture, distance or resources. In fact, federalism is a governmental system with different levels that are supreme or largely sovereign in different areas. In this essay, the main idea of federalism is described. In addition, advantages and disadvantages of federalism are identified throughout the essay. Moreover, the problems of government of a nation divided by culture, distance...

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Philosophy 201 Study Guide Lesson 18: Arguments for the Existence of God Points: 1) What are the three specific areas in which Craig argues life is absurd is there is no God or immortality - 1) No Ultimate Meaning without God and Immortality - it might be said that his life was important because it influenced others or affected the course of history but this shows only a relative significance to his life, not an ultimate significance (relative only to certain other events, but what about the ultimate significance of those events) because the human race will eventually cease to exist,...

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New or Established Venture? What would be your choice if posed with the decision between starting up a new venture or buying an ongoing venture if you have an opportunity to be an entrepreneur? What are the considerations that would help you make the decision? Respond to at least two of your classmates' postings. I love the fact we live in a society that promotes free enterprise! Our text states that an entrepreneur is innovative and seizes opportunities and converts to workable ideas (Kuratko & Hornsby, 2009). I have the privilege of being an entrepreneur. Our current business...

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The style which I would use is the pretest/posttest style. In my view it would be the most advantageous one to use. The organization can offer a pretest to see where workers are knowledge wise before they begin a job or training. This can assist the workers to see precisely what the worker is lacking in and what sort of training would be essential for the worker to undertake. Understanding what areas which are needing assistance in or lacking education in can assist the instructor to style a more precise and thorough training program for the workers. When they train the workers they can...

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CMGT 442 Week 1 Based on the Ledford (2010) article, what special issues must be considered for corporate data which is not fully digitized? What are the risks associated with the loss of this data? What recovery procedures do you recommend for these situations? According to the (2010) article by Ledford, data that is not fully digitized requires a variety of special considerations when it comes to continuity or recovery planning. Generally, Ledford states that many organizations still rely heavily on non-digitized information. For these businesses the loss of this data could have...

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Telemedicine, Wi-Fi, and green computing are issues that provide new methods for communication within companies internally and externally. What are some of the most recent news events in these areas and what effect do these or other newsworthy ideas have on networks of the future, such as topology, equipment, and customer expectations? I believe of the 3, telemedicine, Wi-Fi, as well as green computing the sole thing which has a direct impact on client expectations are Wi-Fi. There are simply a lot of devices which depend on Wi-Fi (or a mobile phone plan) to provide an optimum...

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Hospital System Quality Improvement Imagine that you have recently been appointed as the head of a large hospital system. You've been hired into this role by the Board of Trustees for your vast knowledge on how to improve the quality of services. Over the last few years, the hospital system has had a number of issues arise related to the quality of care itprovides, including numerous medical malpractice cases, low patient satisfaction ratings, and a warning from the national organization that accredits the hospital, to improve the quality or risk losing its accreditation. Based on...

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UOP has been the darling of Wall Street during the last few years. They offer some of the highest profit margins of any company in America today. And UOPhas had a fine record of growing both revenue and profits. They are, by far, the largest private university in the Country. From a marketing standpoint what do you think UOP is doing well? What areas do you think can be improved? In my opinion, UOP is doing remarkably well from marketing point of view. University is currently almost all the target markets possible through its marketing program. My decision to join UOP was not an...

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Week 3 - DQ 1 What are the four steps that change your mental model? Provide examples. What is an example of a mental model of yours that you would like to change? What are the inhibitors associated with making that change? Response #1 Four steps that change your mental model are education, training, influence of others, and experience. Education- You can be taught about different areas in your chosen profession or be taught about different resources. For example you can go to school to be a nurse. Training- this is how you learn to deal with transitions or different tasks. An...

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DQ 2: What are the benefits of human territorial behavior? What drawbacks exist to human territorial behavior? When we look at the behavior of animals, we can see the difference in behavior in dense territory. Territory are areas marked and defense by owners. For example, we protect our house, children, neighborhood, and it is what is personal and private to us. We tend to protect what is important us, the behavior may be consider because of the personal space which occasionally can be negative arousal because of the high populated density (Efran & Allen Cheyne, 1974). For example, we are...

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What are the fundamental questions to ask about tests and do you believe that achievement tests successfully answer these questions? The first fundamental question to ask would be the reliability of the test. This has to do with if a same area of percentage. It is difficult to calculate reliability exactly. This type of test is which is used over time assumes that there will be no change in the quality of what is being measured. This test is best for using things that are stable over time such as intelligence (Cherry, n.d.). The second fundamental question to ask would be about...

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Paper Topic Characteristics of Native American Indians I. Introduction Possible ideas for the introduction Introduction will define what cultural characteristics are and introduce the five areas of characteristics selected for the paper. Thesis Statement Five characteristics within this paper are history, family, elder care, religion, and cultural values and beliefs. Each characteristic will be addressed within the confines of one culturally diverse group for this paper that is Native American Indians. Four questions will be answered for each of the selected characteristics....

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MGMT 410 Week 6 DQ 1 Benefit Packages MGMT410 Human Resource Management - DeVry Top of Form Week 6: Employee Benefits and Worker Safety - Discussion Benefit Packages (graded) What are some of the key issues facing businesses today in terms of continuing to offer a competitive benefits package? What are companies doing to control costs in this area? Responses Response Author Date/Time Benefits Tim Leung 8/12/2012 5:55:10 PM If we really think about it competitive benefits are an important ingredient in the "attract and retain employees" strategy...

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What is the purpose of sampling? What are some concerns and dangers of sampling? How important is the sample design to data validity? Explain. Provide an example where a sample might misrepresent data validity.For example, reflect on the current political campaign and the pollsters! Sampling can be used in order to produce to likelihood of an outcome as it relates to business. When organizations are faced with implementing a new product within an area their focus will be on whether or not the venture is profitable. In order to do this the company needs to conduct research and collect data...

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DQ1-Week 3: Please respond to this discussion question by Thursday (Day 3): Why are graphs and charts used to represent information? What distinguishes a histogram from a bar chart? What are some examples of grouped and ungrouped data? What would be the most appropriate graphical representation to show the dispersion of new home prices in a particular area? Why? Data on its face can be hard to discern nuances of underlying data. When placed in a graph the data comes alive so to speak generating a graphic story of the explicit data. {x Yx2} says very little to the reader unfamiliar with...

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Seasonal Demand for Summer Highs Name QRB 501 Seasonal Demand for Summer Highs A common practice among businesses is to gather relevant data to evaluate how well a business is doing, what areas need improvement, and what changes the business may expect in the near future (StockCharts, 2012). However, attempting to make decisions and conclusions with the basis on raw data, for example inventory numbers by month or for the past few years, may prove to be difficult because of variances. The University of Phoenix data and chart below shows the yearly indices for the summer data...

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PROJ 410 Contracts and Procurement Week 3 DQ 1 RFP Requirements (DeVry Course Guide) RFP Requirements (graded) Consider again the dream retirement home that you were building as part of the Week 2 discussion. Assume you are working on therequest for proposal to be bid on by some local general contractors. Using the outline of the RFP sections discussed this week, what are some specific questions or areas of detail you would put in your RFP? What are some ways you'd tailor your RFP to make sure you knew if the local general contractor you choose willmeet all of your success...

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Selecta royalty-free or non-copyrighted image from the Internet or provide your own image. Openthe image in AdobePhotoshop. Usea selection tool to manipulate the image to achieve a new effect or visual design. Savea .JPEG file of the image. Shareyour .JPEG with the class. Writea 200- to 300-word short-answer response to the following: What selection tool did you use to modify the image? How did this tool allow you to achieve the results you wanted? Please also remember to cite any images that you use for this discussion. This week we continue to work with different tools...

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Week5 DQ2 Due Date: Day 4 [post to the Main forum] Please post a 150-300-word response to the following discussion question by clicking on Reply. What are digital dashboards and management cockpits? What are the capabilities of these information tools? Digital dashboards enable decision-makers to have quick access to a unified, high-level view of key performance indicators, such as sales, inventory, and margin levels. Dashboards allow the user to drill down to more detail to analyze specific data and transactions. The dashboards produce significant benefits and...

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Before participating in this discussion, please explore the interactive "How to Avoid Plagiarism" tutorial in the refresher port ofTHE HUB. What areas of plagiarism are confusing for you? What questions do you have about plagiarism and how you can avoid it? Prior of joining DeVry,I never heard APA formatting before. Most organizations use their own formatting with several smart attribute for document properties. My understating is Modern Language Association (MLA), American Psychological Association (APA), is forms of citation system. Each of these citation systems has its...

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A+ Solutions UNV-504 Week 1 Time Monitoring Worksheet Introduction to Graduate Studies in the Ken Blanchard College of Business - Being a Graduate Student at GCU This assignment will help you develop an important skill for college and everyday life time management. For this assignment, you will keep an informal time log in which you note all your activities for 3 days, from 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. Then, you will review your activities to identify times when you were not productive. You should use this information for planning ways to make better use your time. Part 1: Monitor Your...

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MGMT 410 Human Resource Management Devry Week 6 Week 6: Employee Benefits and Worker Safety – Discussion 1 Benefit Packages (Graded) What are some of the key issues facing businesses today in terms of continuing to offer a competitive benefits package? What are companies doing to control costs in this area? Week 6: Employee Benefits and Worker Safety – Discussion 2 Health and Safety (Graded) Discuss the key responsibilities of both the employer and the employee for making the workplace healthier and safer. Be sure to explain your answer from both perspectives. Week 6...

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When examining the geology of a region for potential useable aquifers, what characteristics or factors would you consider? Also, taking into account certain natural and human factors, which areas would you avoid? An aquifer is the name given to "underground soil or rock through which ground water can easily move" (What is Ground Water? n.d., paragraph 5). The amount of ground water that can flow through soil or rock depends on the size of the spaces in the soil or rock and how well the spaces are connected. The amount of spaces is the porosity. Permeability is a measure of how well the...

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1] Volcanoes are generally not preserved in the geologic rock record as they are usually eroded away. However, the various materials erupted from volcanoes are often found preserved in the rock record. From what you have learned about the different types of volcanoes, how could you infer what type of volcano erupted in a given area based on the type of volcanic deposits now found as layers of rock? Give specific examples, and briefly discuss how some materials may be linked to different types of volcanoes It is of interest to estimate both the type and date of volcanic eruptions. Looking...

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While on routine patrol for the Any Town Police Department you notice a group of what appears be three underage male teenage kids and one female teen standing alongside the outside wall of a local convenience store in a poorly lit area. Since it is 1 AM in the morning on a Thursday night, which is in violation of your city ordinance regarding curfew, you decide to investigate. When you turn into the driveway of the convenience store your patrol car headlights illuminate the group of three teens and you notice a cigarette in the hand of the lone female of the group and it appears to you...

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While on routine patrol for the Any Town Police Department you notice a group of what appears be three underage male teenage kids and one female teen standing alongside the outside wall of a local convenience store in a poorly lit area. Since it is 1 AM in the morning on a Thursday night, which is in violation of your city ordinance regarding curfew, you decide to investigate. When you turn into the driveway of the convenience store your patrol car headlights illuminate the group of three teens and you notice a cigarette in the hand of the lone female of the group and it appears to you...

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ENGL 216 Technical Writing Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 1. What are some ways technical writing differs from traditional writing? 2. Although there are differences between the two styles of writing, what area(s) remain the same? Week 1 DQ 2 For this discussion, you need to search the Internet to determine how information needs differ from culture to culture. For instance, the Japanese prefer a lot of detail and a friendly tone. They could be offended if a writer did not take this preference into consideration when writing a document for one of their companies. What cultural needs would...

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ENGL 216 Technical Writing Week 4 Week 4 DQ 2 Before participating in this discussion, please explore the interactive "How to Avoid Plagiarism" tutorial in the refresher port of THE HUB. What areas of plagiarism are confusing for you? What questions do you have about plagiarism and how you can avoid it? Week 4 Assignment: ENGL 216 Week 4 Course Project; Final Outline

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Discuss the following for this assignment: -Outline a brief history of community policing. How has community policing evolved from the 1980s until now? -What are the benefits of community policing? -What are some of the obstacles that an organization could face when attempting to implement community policing models Community Policing DB2 Name Class Date Professor Community Policing DB2 Community policing is a policing approach that emerged during the late 1970's when the focus began to shift from the traditional policing model to one more focused on a...

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Discussion Question 2: Post your description and responses in the main forum under the DQ 2 thread. Due day 4. Post your response to the following: What are the major differences between topographic and geologic maps? Refer to Figure on p. 264 of the text. How do you determine the slope of the land surface in this figure? If you consider building a house in a location in this area, what is the best location for your house? Why? Refer to Figure on p. 265 and locate at least three main structural features. Discuss why the Canmore community is established on the northeast side of the...

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Applied Project: Stage Two Psychology 496 What are the major factors that lead to a child being a bully? The variable to be measured here in this question is in regards to the bully, and why he or she feels that they need to victimize other kids. This question entails the measures that would cause a kid to become a bully, and what makes he or she feel that it is necessary to be this way. Another area in this question that is put under microscope is are the at-home and social factors that lead to a child becoming a bully. This question also indirectly compares the...

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A+ Grade Solution BIO 550 Healthy People 2020 Healthy People 2020 is a framework to assist communities in preventing disease and promoting health. Search the scientific literature and find a research study related to one of the focus areas identified by Healthy People 2020. In a 750-1000-word essay, critically appraise the study by answering each of the following questions: 1. What is the study question and is it relevant? 2. Does the study add anything new? 3. What type of research question is being asked? 4. Was the study design appropriate for the research question? 5. Did the...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**PSY 225-0101 Module 5 DQ 2** #####Topic: Dating, Communication, and Sexuality in Adulthood How valuable is research in the area of sexual communication? What are we able to ascertain about what works and does not work in relationships?

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A+ Grade Solution PCN 540-0500 Module 6 DQ 1 Topic: Experimental Designs Early research in an area of clinical treatment tends to include single case study reports, observational studies, or studies of treatment without any comparison groups. What are advantages of moving to experimental designs to evaluate a treatment? What might be some difficulties in following rules for proper/valid experimental designs when evaluating a type of clinical treatment? Be specific in your answers and give examples.

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**IT 210 Final Project** The final project for this course is the creation of a research paper based on Internship Activities from the text. The final paper should demonstrate an understanding of the materials in this course, as well as the implications of new knowledge gained. The 3–4-page paper should integrate new learning into the target company example and internship work. It may include explanations and examples from previous cases and activities. The purpose of the final paper is for you to synthesize the learning achieved in this course by describing...

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DQ 1 In your opinion, what is the best way to deliver policies, procedures, and training to employees workingabroad How do human resource management (HRM) policies differ form multinational companies compared with single-nation companies? How do trainingand development programs differ for multinational organizations compared withsingle-nation companies? Explain your answer. Answer In my opinion, the best way to deliver policies, procedures, and training to employees working abroad is to first recruit a trainer from the area that speaks their language and understands their country. The...

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that a family friend or colleague has just been diagnosed with cancer. Explain how the American Cancer Society might provide education and support. What ACS services would you recommend and why? Since my loved one has just been diagnosed with cancer, she needs to understand her diagnosis, find a doctor in her area, insurance coverage, treatment plans and support groups. My definite recommendation will be the American Cancer Societys website () that explains everything she wants to know. ACS offers many services to cancer patients. I will advise to use the online community and support...

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Write a 2 to 3 page critical self-reflection on your current skills and abilities as applied to concepts of PERT estimating and Earned Value Management techniques. How comfortable are you with using these tools? What professional training or education can you apply to make using these tools easier to use? What potential areas of weakness might you have regarding PERT and EVM? If you have little or no experience with such approaches, how might you fill these gaps? Provide examples of how you might use each approach to monitor a project of which you are the lead. Follow APA 6th edition...

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What similarities and differences can you identify between the nursing process and the research process? Explain your answer. Please support your response with a peer reviewed article. We know the fact that, there are some similarities and differences between the nursing process and the research process. Basically both are aiming for providing solution for a problem or an issue. Similarities between the nursing process and the research process Nursing process and the research process based on the theoretical framework and facts. In both process the education and practice plays an...

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Erin Potts Professor Wilt HSM 205 LA October 24, 2011 What are the main intelligence sources and what is their role and functions in the intelligence cycle/process? Sources are used in many ways, they can be used to observe and record the location, size, condition, or activity of a geographical area, an organization, a process, or an individual. There are five intelligence disciplines which are Human intelligence (HUMINT), Open source Intelligence (OSINT), Signals Intelligence (SIGINT), Geospatial Intelligence (GEOINT), and Measurement & Signature Intelligence (MASINT). In order to avoid...

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The greatest fisheries in the world occur where there is strong upwelling. What is upwelling? What are at least three oceanographic or geographic situations that can cause it? Name at least six major areas of strong upwelling. Read pgs 175-177 and explain how the Southern Oscillation/El Nino effects upwelling off of S. America. Hint:That's why most tuna is caught off of Peru and Ecuador. A note: 250 million years ago when all of the world's land was together in the supercontinent Pangea there was one huge world ocean. At that time the ocean current patterns were very different and the was...

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IGiven the current situation in the Gulf of Aden and the Red Sea please describe how you think the International Community should secure the shipping lanes and where the assets to do so would be stationed or suggest alternative routes that could be used instead of this critical seaway for world commerce (check a map to construct your answer). Also what is the best way to handle the situation? Should navies continue to patrol the area or should shipping companies hire private armed security? What are the pro's and con's of of each? Please read the article attached at the bottom of this...

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**HCS 440 All Assignments** **Week 1** **Individual** Economic Terms and Health Care History **Resource:** Economic Terms and Health Care History grading criteria on the student website **Complete** the Economic Terms Exercise in Week One of the student website. **Write** a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you include the following: Describe the history and evolution of health care economics and the timeline of health care funding, using the defined terms. Include two outside resources. **Format** your paper consistent with APA guidelines. **Submit** your paper and a copy of the...

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**HCS 440 Week 4 Economic Issues Simulation** **Individual** Economic Issues Simulation Paper Review the Health Care Economics Issues HMO Simulation. Resource: Economic Issues Simulation Paper grading criteria on the student website Select either Constructit or E-editor to analyze for your paper. Prepare a 1050- to 1400 paper in which you present a profile of the chosen company including the demographics of the employees, the health care risk factors (potential areas of high utilization), and the premiums the company is willing to pay. As a representative of Castor insurance, your...

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**FIN 486 Week 5** **FIN 486 Week 5 Learning Team Assignment Strategic Financial Plan** **Create** the financial portion of the strategic plan. The plan must include 3 years of income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements. **Write** a memo of no more than 1,050 words that explains the plans major assumptions and identifies areas of risk. The memo must include the following: * A review of cash flow statements and a recommendation of implementing new short-term working capital strategies on long-term cash flow * An explanation of corporate risk mitigation techniques...

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Speech Module 1 SLP Welcome to the second SLP for the course.  I want you to have fun with this assignment.  For this SLP I want you to do an impromptu speech.  You can either do it as I have done using a Power Point presentation with audio and then critique yourself or you can do it in front of a live audience and have members of the audience critique you. Click HERE to open and print out the SLP critique form. Click HERE to listen to a short Power Point audio presentation. (click on the speaker icon on bottom right) Option A If you choose to do the Power Point with audio then...

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FIN 486 Week 5 FIN 486 Week 5 Learning Team Assignment Strategic Financial Plan Create the financial portion of the strategic plan. The plan must include 3 years of income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements. Write a memo of no more than 1,050 words that explains the plans major assumptions and identifies areas of risk. The memo must include the following: A review of cash flow statements and a recommendation of implementing new short-term working capital strategies on long-term cash flow An explanation of corporate risk mitigation techniques used in capital...

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HCS 235 Week 3 Health Care Industry Overview Paper Complete the Health Care Industry Overview Grid that is located below. There are many areas within the health care that are options for career placement or advancement. Research different fields within the industry, such as phamacuetical/drug, health information systems, and long-term care/gerontology, and fill in each box to contain information regarding the health care industry. There is an example that is already started to help with the process, but ensure you include adequate information to support your findings. Use a minimum of...

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HCS 440 All Assignments Week 1 Individual Economic Terms and Health Care History Resource: Economic Terms and Health Care History grading criteria on the student website Complete the Economic Terms Exercise in Week One of the student website. Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you include the following: Describe the history and evolution of health care economics and the timeline of health care funding, using the defined terms. Include two outside resources. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines. Submit your paper and a copy of the completed...

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HCS 440 Week 4 Individual Economic Issues Simulation Paper Review the Health Care Economics Issues HMO Simulation. Resource: Economic Issues Simulation Paper grading criteria on the student website Select either Constructit or E-editor to analyze for your paper. Prepare a 1050- to 1400 paper in which you present a profile of the chosen company including the demographics of the employees, the health care risk factors (potential areas of high utilization), and the premiums the company is willing to pay. As a representative of Castor insurance, your job is to maximize profit...

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HCS 440 Week 4 Individual Assignment Economics Issues Individual Economic Issues Simulation Paper Review the Health Care Economics Issues HMO Simulation. Resource: Economic Issues Simulation Paper grading criteria on the student website Select either Constructit or E-editor to analyze for your paper. Prepare a 1050- to 1400 paper in which you present a profile of the chosen company including the demographics of the employees, the health care risk factors (potential areas of high utilization), and the premiums the company is willing to pay. As a representative of Castor...

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ISCOM 361 Week 1 Individual Assignment Policies and Procedures Summary Read the following scenario: In todays business world, technology and new information create an atmosphere of constant, rapid change. To deal with these changes, every organization has a set of policies and procedures to help employees have a point of reference in dealing with various situations. The policies provide a set of accepted guidelines to follow when questions arise in certain scenarios. The procedures are a set of steps or details explaining how to complete job duties. A business professional must be...

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**A+ Work! Individual Assignment: Economic Issues Simulation Paper Review the Health Care Economics Issues HMO Simulation. Resource: Economic Issues Simulation Paper grading criteria on the student website. Select either Constructit or E-editor to analyze for your paper. Prepare a 1050- to 1400 paper in which you present a profile of the chosen company including the demographics of the employees, the health care risk factors (potential areas of high utilization), and the premiums the company is willing to pay. As a representative of Castor insurance, your job is to...

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HCS 440 Economic Issues Simulation ****ESSAY EXCERPT***** Castor Collins is a Health Maintenance Organization that will provide companies like ConstructIt premium health insurance plans for their employees. It has a statewide network that has a large group of physicians and hospitals to provide services to the company's employees. ConstructIt has two plans from which it can choose from, with another customized plan that is an extension of one of the plans. The main health insurance plans available are Castor Standard, which does not cover preexisting conditions and Castor Enhanced...

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Week 4 DQ4 What are some of the advantages and disadvantages of the various media for advertising? How do advertisers influence the editorial content of the media in which their ads appear? Various media for advertising have many advantages and disadvantages. For example, newspapers have a peculiar benefit in its distribution locally. This enables the advertiser and manufacturers to sell their products that are accessible in that area. Also, the advertisers can give away discounts and special coupons that customers can easily acquire in their local stores and markets. One disadvantage of...

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Assignment 1 - Environmental Footprint TABLE A. Ecological Footprint Footprint Results (Answers to the following 2 questions will be given upon completion of footprint) If everyone lived like you, how many planet Earth's would we need? 4 To support your lifestyle, how many productive global acres area needed? 17.9 Ecological Footprint Breakdown (Values can be obtained by scrolling over pie chart generated at completion of footprint) Percent of emissions from Food 14% Percent of emissions from Shelter 16% Percent of emissions from Mobility 4% Percent of...

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CJA 204 Week 4 Individual Jail and Prison Paper CJA/204 Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you compare jails and prisons. Identify a jail in your county, or one in a surrounding area, and a prison in your state to compare in the paper. Address the following in your comparison: ? Identify types of prisons. ? What are the major differences between the selected jail and the selected prison? ? Explain at least two aspects about jail and prison culture and subculture. ? Explain why jails play an important role in the criminal justice system. ? Discuss the role of...

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Rough Draft Trends of India and China BUS 330: Principles of Marketing "China and India are the world's fastest-growing major emerging markets," (White, S. 2012). How are these two countries achieving such remarkable growth? What are the products that these two countries show interest to the youth? Population and growth have a lot to do with the development of China and India, and other countries, such as Africa. The marketing strategies that are being designed will help these areas maintain a stronger economic future. "China's global power, which is dependent on its high levels of...

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BUS 650 Management of Working Capital Case Study- George's Trains Management of Working Capital Case Study: "George's Trains" Management of Working Capital Case Study: "George's Trains". View the following Video (Video Script is attached) It appears that George is running a profitable business. George is aware you are in an MBA Managerial Finance class and comes to you for advice on his working capital practices. More specifically George asks you to do the following: Describe his working capital practices, including his methods of capital budgeting analysis techniques. Analyze...

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What are some U.S. trends in public health that have expanded into global settings? Which trend will be most challenging to these countries? Why? The federal government's role in public health has transcended into a global enterprise. The World Health Organization (WHO), established in 1948, has played a role in global health issues. The U. S. organizations like United Nations Infant and Child Emergency Fund (UNICEF) and AIDS/HIV programs have combined forces with the CDC to address these issues as a global concern. The challenges are enforcing global recommendations, financing and...

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one in which the business problem is researched using a qualitative design and the other using a quantitative design Summarize each of the research designs. Write a 350- to 700-word paper in which you compare and contrast the two approaches: -What are the strengths and weaknesses of each approach? -How can they be used most effectively in a combined approach? -Which method is more appropriate for research in your own business and functional area Introduction Qualitative and quantitative research design differs in the type of information collected and analyzed. This is so because...

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You are the newly appointed department manager. Your department has not been performing well, and you have been investigating why. You soon realize that the firm has had no formal performance appraisal system. Supervisors that need to do a better job have not been receiving any kind of formal feedback. To correct this situation, you will begin by creating a performance grading form that will be used to assess the front-line supervisor's performance. Create a form that includes areas the supervisors should be graded on and the relative weight or importance assigned to each category....

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A+ Solution Associate Level Material Appendix C Questions 1. How does HIPAA serve to protect patient rights? 2. What areas of the JSBMHA did HIPAA compliance impact? 3. What actions should the JSBMHA director take about the HIPAA violation? Explain your answers in detail.

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A+ Solution Present a written argument or case to an educated reader with no specialist knowledge of the following topic: More and more people nowadays are choosing to live in cities rather than in small villages or rural areas. Why do you think people make this choice and what are the positive and negative consequences of such a decision? You should consider the question from a variety of perspectives including financial, personal and professional

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A+Solution LAB 1 BIS242-Environmental Geography Geophysical Characterization Where do you live? What are the geophysical characteristics of the place you live in? Learning Objectives • To learn how to characterize geophysical aspects of places. • To learn how to summarize and interpret climate data shown on a map. • To learn how to use on-line mapping software. • To learn how to report a coordinate in latitude and longitude. Problem Statement In this lab you will provide a quantitative and qualitative geospatial/environmental characterization of the place you live in....

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WEEK 1 DQ1Q: Many people believe that communication skills are easy and should come naturally. As we have learned this week, learning effective interpersonal communication skills require a lot of time and practice. Of all the skills listed in Chapter Two of Making Connections: Understanding Interpersonal Communication, which skill(s) are you most excited about improving in your interpersonal relationships? Why do you feel that you need to make improvements in this area? Based on the course material that you read this week, what are some ways that you plan on using these skills in your...

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You are the marketing manager for a leading coffee chain. Your company has made the decision to expand internationally, specifically into China. What are some of the environmental factors that you will need to consider in marketing your coffee in China? Which of one of these factors would have the largest impact on the company's marketing strategy? Why? Demand will play an important role in this case. I will compare demand figures of all regions with each other and that area will be selected where supply is lesser than demand. In the next step, factors like cultural values, buying pattern...

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DQ 1 Week 3 In cases like this I believe law enforcement officer just had realistic feeling to investigate the automobile. After it has been determined that a person carries an acceptable expectation of solitude in a location to be researched or perhaps something to be taken, the Fourth Amendment's protections take hold, as well as the problem after that becomes into what are the characteristics of those protections. Law enforcement officers don't need approval to prevent somebody on general public streets and inquire issues, and people are totally eligible for refuse to respond to...

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FIN 534 Discussion Week 1 Discussion 1 What are at least 2 reasons why corporate finance is important to all managers? Support your response with examples of activities and events that demonstrate this importance. 1) Managers need to understand finances of their company in order to help the company grow, pay its bills, and invest in ways to reinvent or keep up with customer trends. Thus all managers need to understand how they impact the return on investment to a company. 2) Helps manager understand why changes are needed and provides needed training in those areas to help support...

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Ashford BUS 303 (Human Resource Management) Week 5 DQ 2 Which areas of HR do you think will be most affected by current and future trends discussed in this course? What are some of the changes that will need to be made in order to keep up with these trends? Respondtoatleasttwoofyourclassmates' postings.

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DQ 1 Week 3 In cases like this I believe law enforcement officer just had realistic feeling to investigate the automobile. After it has been determined that a person carries an acceptable expectation of solitude in a location to be researched or perhaps something to be taken, the Fourth Amendment's protections take hold, as well as the problem after that becomes into what are the characteristics of those protections. Law enforcement officers don't need approval to prevent somebody on general public streets and inquire issues, and people are totally eligible for refuse to respond to...

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Week 5 DQ1 The organization where you work is expanding into the global market by opening an office in China. What are some potential ethical and social issues that may arise as the company expands into this new area? Can these issues be avoided or mitigated? Why or why not? Expanding from a democracy like the United States of America to a communist nation like China an organization will definitely have ethical and social issues to deal with. The government, its laws, and individual responsibilities are different than in the United States. An organization expanding to China can avoid...

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CMGT/400 Week 3 DQ 1 AND 2 What are three controls that would be effective in protecting health care information? For each item, describe the risk in your own terms and how the controls address that risk. Also, discuss how applicable the same risks and controls are to other organizations. There are many controls that can be taken to secure patient healthcare information. Some controls are ordered by government policy and others are performed by healthcare organizations to better the safeguard patients and personal health information. Some of these areas may include...

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W4DQ2:Based on the article by Belicove (2010), evaluate your company website's mobile addition, list the reasons why using clear standards are important when developing a website. In what areas should these standards be applied? Please respond to the above question with a 200-300 word response for each question. Be sure to hit the reply button to respond to the discussion. Remember to respond to your peers as well with substantial responses and questions. The US Air force site is not set up with CSM to detect if you are using a mobile phone. I went on using my smart phone and found out...

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BUS 640 Week 4 DQ 2 Local Market Power Bulls Eye department store specializes in the sales of discounted clothing, shoes, household items, etc. similar to the offerings at a regular Walmart or Target. Bulls Eye is the only department store in Show Low and the nearest other discount retailer is Target, located 49 miles away in Eagar. Bulls Eye, therefore, has some market power in its local area. Despite having some market power, Bulls Eye is currently suffering losses. An analyst at Bulls Eye is recommending to the manager to raise prices, so that profitability can be improved. The...

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Week 4 DQ 1 Are there optimal conditions for learning? If so, what are they? If not, why not? It is necessary for a teacher to know the available cognitive structure for the individual and work from there in order to achieve optimal learning. For example, while dealing with a two year old, you will have to start teaching him the alphabets, then words, then sentences, then paragraphs and lastly how to write the whole paper. There are many optimal conditions for learning. For some people it is a quite small area with enough space to work including all the needed supply within the reach...

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CJA 394 Week 4 DQ 2 What are potential future problems for correctional systems? In the future as in the past corrections have always had problems. Some of these problems consist of funding for rehabilitation programs for criminals, re-entry into society, and overcrowding of prisons. All of these problems in the past and present, can become potential problems of the future that take money away for more qualified employees needed to fill specific areas within the field of corrections. Recidivism, inmate rights, and jailing of immigrants can also be potential future problems. Last,...

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CJA 204 Week 4 Individual Jail and Prison Paper CJA/204 Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you compare jails and prisons. Identify a jail in your county, or one in a surrounding area, and a prison in your state to compare in the paper. Address the following in your comparison: ? Identify types of prisons. ? What are the major differences between the selected jail and the selected prison? ? Explain at least two aspects about jail and prison culture and subculture. ? Explain why jails play an important role in the criminal justice system. ? Discuss the role of...

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STR 581 Week 4 DQ2 What are the principal differences between business strategies and functional tactics? Why are these differences important? Functional tactics are different from business strategies in three ways; specificity, time horizon, and the participants who develop them. To elaborate on specificity, functional tactics "identify the specific activities that are to be undertaken in each functional area." This allows the managers of the specific business units to strategize how they will pursue in reaching the goals of the company. For example, in my particular...

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Local Market Power Bulls Eye department store specializes in the sales of discounted clothing, shoes, household items, etc. similar to the offerings at a regular Walmart or Target. Bulls Eye is the only department store in Show Low and the nearest other discount retailer is Target, located 49 miles away in Eagar. Bulls Eye, therefore, has some market power in its local area. Despite having some market power, Bulls Eye is currently suffering losses. An analyst at Bulls Eye is recommending to the manager to raise prices, so that profitability can be improved. The manager is unsure of this...

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CSS Case Analysis BUS 680 1. What are the training goals for the CSS training course? Indicate how these goals are linked to the KSA requirements. Assume that all trainees have college degrees but need KSAs in all other areas listed in the Qualifications section. The training goals of the CSS training course are to create managing capabilities, calculating capabilities needed for word processing, and spreadsheet apps. There would also be the training goal of teaching the applicants the capability to read, write and decipher guidelines as pointed out in their training...

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Post a 200-300-word response to the following discussion topic. Any includedreferences should be formatted according to APA style. Based on the Barr article (2009), how can radio-frequency identification (RFID) technology be applied to providing enterprise security? What are the major factors to consider when employing this technology? Based on the Barr (2009) article, radio-frequency identification (RFID) technology could be applied to providing enterprise security by the use user access badges and door readers. This is a common practice that many organizations implement in their...

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Week 1 DQs Almost all IT administrators understand the significant part which IT performs in business these days. But, some people in the business community don't always know the requirement for IT involvement in day-to-day functions. What are the main functions of IT in business these days and just how would you describe these roles to a business manager who feels IT is only a support function? It's a lot more than the computer hardware, network and programs which automate an organization. Information Technology performs a big part in the achievement of an organization in...

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Financial justification of a new information technology system is difficult at best because many of the advantages are intangible. Routine capital budgeting often overlooks six areas of cost savings or revenue-enhancement factors that are realized with new technology. What are four of these factors? Why are these factors important? As per Russell and Taylor (2009), there are many factors which are usually forgotten in the financial evaluation of technology; purchase cost, operating costs, yearly savings, revenue improvements, replacement analysis, and risk and uncertainty. Annual...

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What are the concepts of autonomy and attachment? How do they develop in adolescence? Autonomy is an aspect of individuality that most people strive for. Unfortunately adolescents want it much before they are ready for it and parents are terrified to give it to them. When teens are in the egocentrism stage they are absolutely not ready for total autonomy, although I think parents need to allow for autonomy in some areas of the teens life so they can begin to prepare themselves for life's experiences and consequences.Attachment is an emotional bond with another person. Younger...

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What are the major categories of tests and give your own example for each category. The first of the major categories of tests is mental ability tests. These tests basically are testing intelligence. "The Rogers group uses the Acer test to test reasoning, ability and to measure general intelligence ability for school learners and adults using verbal and numeric questions The second major category of test is the achievement test. Achievement test are used to test the knowledge or skill in a certain area. In school children have taken the Stanford Achievement test and the Iowa...

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Critical Issue Analysis PSYCH515 Critical Issue Analysis: Should Psychologists Prescribe Medication Issue 11-Should psychologists prescribe medication consists of an article by Robert Resnick entitled To prescribe or not to prescribe-is that the question? and a rebuttal argument by William N. Robiner, et al., entitled Prescriptive Authority for Psychologists: A Looming Health Hazard? What are at least two facts presented by each side of the critical issue? Yes side-Resnick- States that there are many areas of the US where psychologists can already prescribe medication and...

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What are some effective ways to use journaling in a classroom of a specific grade level? In my school, journals are mandatory for every grade level and every subject area. According to Tompkins (2006), "Providing authentic activities and independent work opportunities reflects theconstructivist learning theory, which emphasizes that learners create their own knowledgethrough exploration and experimentation" (p. 406). To have students actively participate in their learning, journals are used to record important topics and information to document their learning journey. Kindergarten...

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Week 1 - DQ 1 What are some of the most important elements of health and wellness? Explain your response. Response #1 Some of the important elements of health and wellness today include the mental, social, and elements of his or her life. Some other additional elements are environmental, emotional, spiritual, and intellectual elements (Donatelle, 2011). For an individual to be healthy and at his or her best a individual must be capable of functioning at his or her optimal level of health. For a individual to be truly healthy, each person must be able to function at an "optimal level...

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Name SCI/162 Instructor Name Week 8: The Environment and Health Short Answer Question What are some ways that the environment affects human health? Some ways that the environment affects human health is air pollution. Air pollution is one obvious environmental health threat in our country that contributes to a number of illnesses, like asthma and in some rare occasion's premature death. Of particular concern is that children are more vulnerable to air pollution than adults, and increased rates of infant mortality have been seen in highly polluted areas of our country. Some...

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CMGT 441 Week 2 Discussion Question 2 What are some of the security areas that need to be protected? How does the security toolbox concept relate to them?

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ECON545 Paper Project 2 The Macroeconomic Paper tests your ability to apply economic principles to a business decision considering the impact of macroeconomic variables. Select one situation from the items outlined below: A to D. Complete the paper on the selected situation as specified below. The completed paper is a professional report and is due in Week 6 (200 points). See the grading rubric at the end of this document. Be sure to use the DeVry library to find data, and avoid questionable sources, such as Wikipedia. Each of the scenarios has a list of macroeconomic areas you...

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LDR 531 Professional Development Plan DiSC Tool for Team Assessment Assume you are the manager of your learning team and need to develop a plan that will address the characteristics of your group and yourself as the leader. This plan can be used to determine the needs of the learning team and is a tool for members to assess their skills, strengths, areas needing improvement, and the resources needed to help them reach their career goals. Use each Learning Team member's DiSC assessment results completed in Week One. ( Which we all ended up being Cautious style ) Develop a combined DiSC...

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LDR 531 Professional Development Plan DiSC Tool for Team Assessment Assume you are the manager of your learning team and need to develop a plan that will address the characteristics of your group and yourself as the leader. This plan can be used to determine the needs of the learning team and is a tool for members to assess their skills, strengths, areas needing improvement, and the resources needed to help them reach their career goals. Use each Learning Team member's DiSC assessment results completed in Week One. ( Which we all ended up being Cautious style ) Develop a combined DiSC...

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LDR 531 Professional Development Plan DiSC Tool for Team Assessment Assume you are the manager of your learning team and need to develop a plan that will address the characteristics of your group and yourself as the leader. This plan can be used to determine the needs of the learning team and is a tool for members to assess their skills, strengths, areas needing improvement, and the resources needed to help them reach their career goals. Use each Learning Team member's DiSC assessment results completed in Week One. ( Which we all ended up being Cautious style ) Develop a combined DiSC...

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Week 5 DQ1 The organization where you work is expanding into the global market by opening an office in China. What are some potential ethical and social issues that may arise as the company expands into this new area? Can these issues be avoided or mitigated? Why or why not? Expanding from a democracy like the United States of America to a communist nation like China an organization will definitely have ethical and social issues to deal with. The government, its laws, and individual responsibilities are different than in the United States. An organization expanding to China can avoid...

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While on routine patrol for the Any Town Police Department you notice a group of what appears be three underage male teenage kids and one female teen standing alongside the outside wall of a local convenience store in a poorly lit area. Since it is 1 AM in the morning on a Thursday night, which is in violation of your city ordinance regarding curfew, you decide to investigate. When you turn into the driveway of the convenience store your patrol car headlights illuminate the group of three teens and you notice a cigarette in the hand of the lone female of the group and it appears to you...

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List the reasons why using clear standards are important when developing a website. In what areas should these standards by applied? Throughout this class, we have been taught that one of the major challenges to web design is the lack of clear-cut standards in the industry as a whole. Countless times, we have been given examples of these lack of standards (XHTML 1.0 transitional, etc.). Because of the various web-based languages and the variations that go along with them, the large number of technologies involved (mobile, virtual, etc.), and the underlying fact that no single technology...

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A+ Grade Work PART B Critical Analysis Paper - Becoming a Registered Nurse This assignment requires you to choose and critically analyse an issue that you have identified as being important to you as a beginning registered nurse. Building upon your e-journal entries and readings, this assignment requires that you read further around your issue of interest and critically analyse the literature to consider the implications for your practice. This section of the assessment allows you to demonstrate that you are able to independently construct new understandings of the course content and...

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Describe the brain regions that control sensorimotor function. What are the specific functions of each region? The sensorimotor function follows a certain order. It goes from the sensorimotor function to the association cortex, secondary motor cortex, primary motor cortex, brain steam motor nuclei, and spinal motor circuits. We have two major areas of the sensorimotor association cortex. One is the posterior parietal association cortex and the other the dorsolateral prefrontal association cortex. The posterior parietal association cortex is one of the brain regions in which controls...

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Why is it important to have a diversified police force? Because the responsibilities the police departments have are crucial to our communities and cities. Every division within the police department plays a certain role in solving crimes and keeping order. Many of these departments can't function properly without the other and without working together in any business you have kayos. What are some barriers that must be overcome? Much of the division in my opinion is race and gender discrimination. When I was trained in the academy for correctional officer, one of the most important...

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Resort Property Management Name: Institution: Resort Property Management How is the management and operation of a resort property different to that of an urban or suburban lodging facility? What are the areas of sensitivity? The difference between resort property and that of an urban or suburban lodging facility is that resort inns are expansive, with 500 or more visitor rooms. They offer far reaching meeting and capacity space, and nourishment and refreshment operations. They are frequently near convention focuses or give facilities to citywide assemblies and exchange ...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**HCS 440 Week 4 Health Care Economics Issues HMO Simulation** Review the Health Care Economics Issues HMO Simulation. In the simulation, select either Construct it or E-editor for analysis to complete your paper. As a representative of Castor Insurance, your job is to maximize profit and minimize risk for the company. Prepare a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you do the following: • Present a profile of the chosen company. Include the following: o Demographics of the employees o Health care risk factors or potential areas of high...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**ECO 372 Week 3 Fiscal Policy Paper** Select an organization with which the team is familiar. Write a 1,600- to 2,000-word paper in which you include the following: • Research federal government spending and taxes over the last 3-5 years (fiscal policy). Has total government spending increased or decreased? Explain. Have income tax rates increased or decreased? Explain. • Describe the impact of these fiscal policies on the U.S. economy • Describe the impact of these fiscal policies on your team's selected organization. • Have other macroeconomic...

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Continue to build your portfolio from this weeks study of Chapters 8 & 12. Add sections to your portfolio entitled: International Monetary System Assessing and Analyzing Markets These areas should be researched and recorded in your portfolio by posting responses to the questions listed below. Remember to use theResearch Toolboxand cite your sources. For this assignment, your response to each question should be at least 2-3 sentences in length. International Monetary System 1. Does your target country fix or float their currency? 2. What are the levels of taxes, inflation, and balance of...

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Erin Potts Professor Benner HSM 345 July 30, 2013 Assignment 3 1. What are the phases of the Intelligence process? Briefly describe each phase. Identifying requirements which is to define those policy issues or areas to which intelligence is expected to make a contribution, as well as decisions about which of these issues has the highest priority. Collection- produces the information it is not intelligence. (not yet anyway). Processing and exploitation (P&E) - This is where the information becomes intelligence, the collected information is processed and then analyzed. There is more...

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Rhonda Douglas Course World Cultures I Test Week 8 Quiz 7 (30 pts) Started 6/1/15 7:53 AM Submitted 6/1/15 8:06 AM Status Completed Attempt Score 30 out of 30 points Time Elapsed 13 minutes. Instructions This course has similar weekly quizzes i Question 1 3 out of 3 points According to legend, who founded Siena? Answer Selected Answer: Remus's sons, Senius and Aschius Correct Answer: Remus's sons, Senius and Aschius Question 2 3 out of 3 points Why is the camel in Giotto's Adoration of the Magi not exactly realistic? Answer Selected Answer: It has blue...

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Workout Room Application (graded) This week, we will cover accounting for leases. (See the Assignments area to get a jump on some of the problems well be concentrating on in this thread.) Before starting to do problems together, what are the disclosures that lessees and lessors are required to make for future lease payments? Answer Disclosure Requirements for LesseesLessee Capital Lease Disclosure Requirements A description of the general leasing arrangements Disclosure of the gross amount of assets recorded under capital leases presented by major asset class and the total amount of...

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Identifying Potential Malicious Attacks, Threats and Vulnerabilities LaTarsha Fraser CIS 333: Networking Security Fundamentals Professor: Dr. Roy R. Creasey, Jr., Ph.D. October 29, 2016 Network Attacks What are some of the malicious attacks and threats that area networks mortal enemy? According to reports from McAfee businesses by Intel Security in the United States we are targeted more often than any other country for network based and malevolent software attacks. The most common are...

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NRS 427V Week 4 CLC Assignment CMNTY NRS 427V Concepts in Community and Public Health Grand Canyon Role within the community My role is to provide nursing care to homebound patients What are your responsibilities? Responsibilities include skilled needs such as wound care, medication teaching, and disease process teaching as well as introducing different resources to patients so that they or their caregiver can manage their health needs. How would you describe the community of Walnut Creek as far as people, their goals, values and interests and any barriers or challenges you meet in...

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NRS 451V Week 1 DQ 2 NRS 451V Nursing Leadership and Management Grand Canyon Describe how the concepts of leadership and management differ from each other. In what areas do they overlap? Explain how the goals of management and leadership may sometimes overlap. As a nurse leader, do you believe you can expand your influence to create change by taking advantage of this overlap? Explain your answer. The concept of leadership and management are very different from one another. While the two go hand in hand, and they must coincide, linking one another in a relationship, they are...

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Questions Based on Social Media, Digital Media, Web Technology And Graphics 1. Give specific examples of digital media, web technology, digital design and motion graphics. Additionally, what are the principles of graphic design and how do they apply to the areas above? Examples of Digital Media Digital Audio (DVD-Audio, CD, aac, mp3, etc.), Digital Video (DVD, Laser-disc, .MOV, Blu-Ray, MP4, XVID, etc.), Digital Pictures/Images (bmp, jpeg, gif, etc.), E-Books, Cellular Phones, the Internet itself, Video Games, etc. [ CITATION Fiv \l 1033 ] Examples of Web Technology - jQuery,...

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HSM 230 Mercy Hospital and HIPAA Case Study CheckPoint:Mercy Hospital and HIPAA Case Study 1. does HIPAA serve to protect patient rights? 2. What areas of the organization did HIPAA compliance impact? 3. Do you agree with the fine levied against Mercy Hospital? Why, or why not? HIPAA is all about confidentiality in health care. People in health care have to be very careful with patient information. No information that can be used to identify the patient can be released to anyone who doesn't need to know it. This information is called Protected Health Information (PHI),...

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A+ solution NRS-451v week 1 topic 1 dq 2 Nursing leadership and management - theories and concepts in leadership and management Describe how the concepts of leadership and management differ from each other. In what areas do they overlap? Explain how the goals of management and leadership may sometimes overlap. As a nurse leader, do you believe you can expand your influence to create change by taking advantage of this overlap? Explain your answer.

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Juvenile Detainees CRJ 303 - Corrections Introduction The central expectation of juvenile detention centers is procuring an inclusive assessment program for designated juvenile offenders in the receiving center. The receiving procedure is established by completing assessments for the following disciplines: academic, cognitive, medical, abuse of drugs, spiritual and leisure during their time in the receiving center. The results of these assessments indicate...

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Re:Topic 1 DQ 2 Describe how the concepts of leadership and management differ from each other. In what areas do they overlap? Explain how the goals of management and leadership may sometimes overlap. As a nurse leader, do you believe you can expand your influence to create change by taking advantage of this overlap? Explain your answer.

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Health Care Summary University of Phoenix HCS/449 Do you feel moving forward with a profession in health care is the best option for you? What area within health care will you like to work in? Why? Do you feel moving forward with a profession in health care is the best option for you? Option for me Moving forward in the health care field is the best option for me because the health care industry is the only thing that interest me. Besides one job the rest of my jobs have always been in the health care field. If I was not in the field already before I...

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Health Care Summary University of Phoenix HCS/449 Do you feel moving forward with a profession in health care is the best option for you? What area within health care will you like to work in? Why? Do you feel moving forward with a profession in health care is the best option for you? Option for me Moving forward in the health care field is the best option for me because the health care industry is the only thing that interest me. Besides one job the rest of my jobs have always been in the health care field. If I was not in the field already before I...

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Pro Forma: A beneficial business tool Dennis Chaney, Julie Coleck, Ranaldo Daggs, & Viviana Rucker University of Phoenix MGT/300 January 30, 2012 Pro Forma: A beneficial business tool A business cannot survive without a financial backbone. Capital, human resources, and performance affect a business's financial outcome. Thus, it is important to create different scenarios involving each of these factors for a better understanding. Pro forma is the most effective way to determine the outcomes of various scenarios. Also, Pro forma offers many beneficial views of a business to...

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_A+ Grade Response_ ####**NRS-451V Module 1 DQ 2** ##### Describe how the concepts of leadership and management differ from each other. In what areas do they overlap? Explain how the goals of management and leadership may sometimes overlap. As a nurse leader, do you believe you can expand your influence to create change by taking advantage of this overlap? Explain your answer.

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A+ Grade Solution CWV 101 Module 6 DQ 1 Topic: Worldview in Action: Consumerism and Nationalism It seems clear that a worldview can be better determined by actions rather than by words, especially if there is a discrepancy between the two. In what area(s) have you observed that people say one thing but act in a totally different way? Please explain.

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1.  Which of the following cannot be considered a probability of an outcome? 2.  A box contains 9 red marbles, 8 green marbles, and 4 white marbles. If a marble is selected at random, what is the probability that it is not green? 3.  A store has 3 colors of appliances, almond, white, and black. The types of appliances are listed below. If an item is selected at random, what is the probability that it is almond or a refrigerator? 4.  In a Statistics class there are 11 freshmen and 15 sophomores; 5 of the sophomores are females, and 8 of the freshmen are males. If a student is...

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Q10 1.  A correlation coefficient of r = -0.675 was calculated for n = 12. Using Table I, with ?= 0.05, which of the following is correct?   2.  A study was conducted to determine if there was a relationship between the prices a non-member of a club paid for various publications and the prices that a member paid for the same publications. Data are provided below. What is the value of .

Nonmember Price (x)

45

38

35

30

27

78

40

65

Member Price (y)

30

25

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Exercise 9: Renal System Physiology Worksheet Glomerular Filtration Activity 1: Effect of Arteriole Diameter on Glomerular Filtration 1. Compare this data with your baseline data. How did increasing the afferent arteriole radius affect glomerular filtration rate? 2. Under these conditions, does the fluid flow through the nephron? 3. What is the glomerular filtration rate? 4. How does it compare to your baseline data, and why? 5. How did increasing the efferent radius affect glomerular filtration rate? 6. How did decreasing the efferent radius affect glomerular filtration rate? 7....

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COMM 208 Business Writing Essentials Week 1 Individual Customer Service Complaint Response Think of a negative customer service experience you endured or heard or read about. As the customer service manager, how would you respond to the complaint in writing? Consider how the communication was received. Was it by letter, e-mail, or phone call? Write a 200- to 350-word memo in response to the customer complaint. Describe the complaint, reiterate what is considered good customer service, and explain the importance of effective business communication to customers and within the...

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1)  Vector   is 6.6 units long and points along the negative _x_-axis. Vector  is 8.5 units long and points at + to the positive _x_-axis. A) What are the _x_ and _y_ components of each vector? B) Determine the sum Vectors  +  (magnitude and angle). __ __ __ 2) The summit of a mountain, 2450 m above base camp, is measured on a map to be 4580 m horizontally from the camp in a direction 32.5º west of north. What are the components of the displacement vector from camp to summit? What is its magnitude? Choose the _x_-axis east, _y_ axis north, and _z_ axis up.   3) A...

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What is the maximum value of the magnetic quantum number, m1, for a 5d electron? Given the thermochemical equation 2Al(s)+3/2 O2(g) -> Al2O3(s)      ?H = -1676 kJ Find ?H for the following reaction 2Al2O3(s) -> 4Al(s)+3O2(g) What is wrong, if anything, with the following orbital diagram of an atom in its state? Calculate ?U of a gas for a process in which the gas absorbs 3 J of heat and does 10 J of work by expanding. What is the energy of a photon of electromagnetic radiation with a frequency of 5.98 x 1014 Hz? The ground-state valence-shell configuration of a particular atom...

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PHL 443 All Assignments Week 1 Learning Team Weekly Summary Individual Philosophical Questions Responses Write a 200- to 300-word response to each of the following questions. Use the assigned readings as a basis on which to form your opinions. What role do metaphors play in helping people understand the concept of artificial intelligence? Do you agree that the brain is a so-called meat machine? What other metaphors might be applicable to the function of the human brain? How do you think Victor Frankl would answer the question, What does it mean to be human? Examine...

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PHL 443 Complete Course Week 1 DQs How do machine metaphors relate to our understanding of reality, concepts of knowledge, and values? What are mental phenomena? Learning Team Weekly Summary Individual Philosophical Questions Responses Write a 200- to 300-word response to each of the following questions. Use the assigned readings as a basis on which to form your opinions. What role do metaphors play in helping people understand the concept of artificial intelligence? Do you agree that the brain is a so-called meat machine? What other metaphors might be applicable to the...

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Calculate the lattice energy for LiF(s) given the following: sublimation energy for Li(s) +161 kJ/mol ?Hf for F(g) +77 kJ/mol first ionization energy of Li(g) +520. kJ/mol electron affinity of F(g) -328 kJ/mol enthalpy of formation of LiF(s) -617 kJ/mol A 2.2-g sample of a small protein having a molecular weight of 42,000 g/mol is dissolved in 45.6 mL of water at 23°C. What is the osmotic pressure of the solution?  (_R_ = 0.0821 L · atm/(K · mol))   What is the Lewis dot structure for one formula unit of magnesium sulfide? What is the ground-state electron configuration of...

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A television campaign is conducted during the football season to promote a well-known brand X shaving cream. For each of several weeks, a survey is made, and it is found that each Week, 60% of those using brand X continue to use it and 40% switch to another brand. It is also found that of those not using brand X, 40% switch to brand X While the other 60% continue using another brand. a) Draw a transition diagram. b) Write the transition matrix. c) If 40% of the people are using brand X at the start of the advertising campaign, what percentage will be using it 1 week later? 2 Weeks...

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ACC 290 Week 4 Individual Week Four Problem Resource: Ch. 4 of Financial Accounting Complete Problem 4-8A. Submit as either a Microsoft Excel or Word document. Learning Team Learning Team Reflection Discuss the objectives for Week Three. How do they relate to the practice of accounting and its uses in business? Prepare closing entries, reversing entries, and a post-closing trial balance. Prepare a financial statement worksheet. Prepare a classified income statement, retained earnings statement, and balance sheet. Write a 350- to 500-word summary of your Learning Teams...

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ACC 290 Complete Course Week 1 Individual Financial Statements Paper Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you do the following: Identify the four basic financial statements. Describe the purpose of each of the four financial statements. Discuss how the financial statements would be useful to internal users, such as to managers and employees. Discuss how the financial statements would be useful to external users, such as investors and creditors. Format the paper consistent with APA guidelines. Discussion Questions What are the four basic financial statements? What is...

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**DQs:** **BUS 475 Week 1 DQ 1** What is strategic planning? What is the purpose of strategic planning? Why is it necessary? What are the components of a strategic plan? Which component is the most important? Why? **BUS 475 Week 1 DQ 2** Select a small business that you may want to start. What is strategic management and planning? Why would a strategic plan be important to the success of this business? How are the four functions of management relative to creating and implementing a strategic plan? **BUS 475 Week 2 DQ 1** What is a SWOTT analysis? What is its purpose in strategic...

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ACC 291 Complete Course ACC 291 Principles of Accounting II Week 1 Individual Exercises Week One Resources: Ch. 9 of Financial Accounting Complete Exercise E9-2. Submit utilizing the Microsoft Excel template provided in the Course Materials forum (not using the templates in the class will result in a 20% penalty). Discussion Questions How are bad debts accounted for under the direct write-off method? What are the disadvantages of this method? How would you describe the entries to record the disposition of accounts receivables? What is their function? Week 2 Individual...

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**_XACC 280 Financial Accounting Concepts and Principles_** __ __ **_Week 1:_** __ **_CheckPoint: Accounting Assumptions, Principles, and Constraints_** Write an essay in 250 to 300 words, including the following: o The basic assumptions of accounting o The principles of accounting o The constraints of accounting o A conclusion stating how you think sound financial reporting depends on principles, assumptions, and constraints. Refer to the U.S. GAAP in your response.   **_CheckPoint: The Accounting Equation_** __ View PhxKlips The Accounting Equation on your student Web...

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**_Discussion Questions_**__ __ **_Week 1 DQs:_** __ In your own words, how would you describe financial accounting? Select two users, one internal and one external, who you think benefit the most from accounting. Explain why and how you think they benefit. Respond to your classmates postings by adding to their definitions of financial accounting. Also, respond to at least one posting that discusses a different user than one you selected. Add to the benefits of accounting for that user or explain how reading your colleagues statements has modified your view of that user. What...

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**_Week 1:_** __ **_CheckPoint: Accounting Assumptions, Principles, and Constraints_** Write an essay in 250 to 300 words, including the following: o The basic assumptions of accounting o The principles of accounting o The constraints of accounting o A conclusion stating how you think sound financial reporting depends on principles, assumptions, and constraints. Refer to the U.S. GAAP in your response.   **_CheckPoint: The Accounting Equation_** __ View PhxKlips The Accounting Equation on your student Web site. Write an explanation of the function of each element in the...

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ACC 375 Complete Course Week 1: Individual: Understanding Ethics Matrix Resource: Understanding Ethics Matrix located on the student website Complete the Understanding Ethics Matrix by writing a short paragraph for each theory by considering the following: Give a brief summary of each theory. Identify the history and major proponents or theorists of each theory. Define the terms utility, justice, and liberty under each theory. Describe how each theory advocates the distribution of resources. Cite all sources used to obtain information. Discussion Questions Explain the...

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TUTORIAL WITH WORK SHOWN FOR THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS 1. Records kept by the chief dietitian at the university cafeteria over a 37-period show the following weekly consumption of milk (in gallons). Milk 200 205 210 215 220 225 230 235 240 Weeks 4 5 6 2 5 4 5 5 1 (a) Find the average number of gallons of milk consumed per week in the cafeteria. (Round your answer to the nearest whole number.) (b) Let the random variable X denote the number of gallons of milk consumed in a week at the cafeteria. Find the probability distribution of the...

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**_Week 1_** **CheckPoint:** A New House Readiness Deciding to buy a house is a lifelong goal for many people. Imagine that you are renting a studio apartment and have just discovered you are having a baby. Your present apartment is small and far from schools and local services. You have decided to move. There are many factors that come into play when making such a large and weighty purchase. Examine the decision-making process from the perspective of an economist. In your Final Project, you use these principles and other factors to make a final decision whether to buy a house. ...

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**_Week 1_** **CheckPoint:** A New House Readiness Deciding to buy a house is a lifelong goal for many people. Imagine that you are renting a studio apartment and have just discovered you are having a baby. Your present apartment is small and far from schools and local services. You have decided to move. There are many factors that come into play when making such a large and weighty purchase. Examine the decision-making process from the perspective of an economist. In your Final Project, you use these principles and other factors to make a final decision whether to buy a house. ...

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ACC 400 Complete Course Week 1 Individual E-text Individual Assignments Prepare responses to the following assignment from the e-text, Financial Accounting: Tools for Business Decision Making 4th ed., by Kimmel, Weygandt, and Kieso a) Chapter 7: Problem Set B: P7-3B Prepare responses to the following assignment from the e-text, Financial and Managerial Accounting: The Basis for Business Decisions 13th ed., by Williams, Haka, and Bettner b) Chapter 9: Exercise E9.4 & Exercise 9.8 Discussion Questions What is a current asset? What is a non-current asset? What is the...

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ACC 423 All DQs Week 1 Why do companies offer stock options? Should stock option compensation be included as an expense when calculating an organizations net income? Explain why or why not. If so, how should the amount of expense be calculated? What are some similarities and differences between common stock and preferred stock? As a shareholder, would you want preferred or common stock? Explain why. As a corporation, would you rather issue preferred or common stock? Explain why. What is the purpose of a stock split? What are some benefits of a stock split for a company? What...

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ACC 423 Week 5 DQs Discussion Questions Why do accountants make errors? What types of errors may occur? Why is it necessary to correct them? What are the ramifications of not correcting errors? What are some examples of counterbalancing errors? What are some examples of no counterbalancing errors? What are the differences between counterbalancing and no counterbalancing errors? How are each handled? Does it matter if the books are closed? Why or why not? Read one of the articles from the selected readings (or you may choose a current article relevant to this week's topic). How does...

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ACC 423 Complete Course Week 1 Individual Owners Equity Paper Resources: Intermediate Accounting and Electronic Reserve Readings Prepare a 700- to 1,050-word response to the following questions: Why is it important to keep paid-in capital separate from earned capital? As an investor, is paid-in capital or earned capital more important? Explain why. As an investor, are basic or diluted earnings per share more important? Explain why. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines. Discussion Questions Why do companies offer stock options? Should stock option compensation be...

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**ACC 400** **Week 1** **Individual** E-text Individual Assignments Prepare responses to the following assignment from the e-text, Financial Accounting: Tools for Business Decision Making 4th ed., by Kimmel, Weygandt, and Kieso a)       Chapter 7: Problem Set B: P7-3B Prepare responses to the following assignment from the e-text, Financial and Managerial Accounting: The Basis for Business Decisions 13th ed., by Williams, Haka, and Bettner b)       Chapter 9: Exercise E9.4 & Exercise 9.8 **Discussion Questions** What is a current asset? What is a non-current asset? What is...

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**ACC 400 week 1 DQs ** What is a current asset? What is a non-current asset? What is the difference between the two types of assets? In which financial statement would you find these assets? What is an example of a significant accounting estimate? What is the importance of these estimates? How do ethics play into the decision-making process? Which financial statements include significant accounting estimates? Why? What are internal controls? Why do companies need them? What are some examples of internal controls? Who is responsible for developing internal controls? What are some...

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ACC 400 Week 1 **Individual** E-text Individual Assignments Prepare responses to the following assignment from the e-text, Financial Accounting: Tools for Business Decision Making 4th ed., by Kimmel, Weygandt, and Kieso a)       Chapter 7: Problem Set B: P7-3B Prepare responses to the following assignment from the e-text, Financial and Managerial Accounting: The Basis for Business Decisions 13th ed., by Williams, Haka, and Bettner b)       Chapter 9: Exercise E9.4 & Exercise 9.8 **Discussion Questions** What is a current asset? What is a non-current asset? What is the...

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**ACC 400 Week 4** **Individual** Debt vs. Equity Financing Debt Vs. Equity Financing Paper Prepare a 500-700-word paper in which you compare and contrast lease verses purchase options. In your paper, discuss the following questions: 1)       What is debt financing? Give at least two examples. 2)       What is equity financing? Give at least two examples. 3)       Which alternative capital structure is more advantageous? Why? Properly cite your references. If you used an electronic source, include the URL. If you used a printed source please attach a copy of the data to...

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**FIN 419 All DQs** **Week 1** 1.    What is a limited liability corporation? What is a limited liability partnership? What are the differences? What are the advantages and disadvantages of each? 2.    What is a sensitivity analysis? What is a scenario analysis? How would you apply each one to a potential investment opportunity? How would you use the information from this analysis? Explain. 3.    What are some risk management techniques? How would you use portfolio management to assess the risk and return of an investment? Predict how the results would be different based on...

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**BIS 219 Complete Course** _BIS 219 Week 1_ **Use of Microsoft SharePoint for Configuration Management in IT Organizations** Approximately 5 pages in length **DQs:** Many organizations now have a members Web site, where customers can keep track of different kinds of information related to the organization, such as Wish Lists or My Favorites. Visit a site that offers this type of service: eBay, Amazon, Dell, and Old Navy are some examples. What types of information does the site collect? How does the business use this information? What kind of competitive advantage, if any, does the...

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**RES 342 Complete Course**   **Week 1** 1. Assignments from the E-Text Prepare answers to the following assignments from the e-text, _Applied Statistics in Business and Economics_, by Doane and Seward: Chapter 8 Chapter Exercises 8.48 and 8.64 1. Hypothesis Identification Article Analysis Use the UOP Online Library or the Electronic Reading Reserve (ERR) to locate a peer-reviewed article that reports original research and pertains to a specific, stated hypothesis that was used to validate a research study. Use "major databases (eg - ProQuest)" in the Online Collection, and the...

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**MAT 116 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Discussion Questions** What is the difference between an equation and an expression? Include an example of each. Can you solve for a variable in an expression? Explain your answer. Can you solve for a variable in an equation? Explain your answer.  Write a mathematical phrase or sentence for your classmates to translate. What are the steps of the order of operations? Why is it important that you follow the steps rather than solve the problem from left to right? * Write an expression for your classmates to simplify using at least three of the...

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**MAT 117 All DQs** **Week 1** **Discussion Questions** Explain three rules for exponents listed in the chart on p. 239 (section 4.2) and give an example illustrating each of these rules. Do not explain the first two definitions listed in the table (Exponent of 1 or 0) or the scientific notation. Create an expression for your classmates to solve that uses at least one of the rules for exponents you have described. Consider responding to your classmates by assisting them in solving the problem you created, developing their explanations of the rules of exponents, or describing real-life...

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**FIN 571 All DQs** **Week 1** Describe in your own words why financial decisions are based on incremental benefits? How does a sunk cost affect the incremental benefit from a decision? Suppose you are a manager in a manufacturing business. How are the capital markets relevant to the effective performance of your job? Assume that interest rates have increased substantially. Would this tend to increase or decrease the market value of a firms liabilities (relative to the book value of liabilities)? Define the term _working capital_. How is working capital calculated? What does working...

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**FIN 571 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual Assignment**: Guillermo Furniture Store Concepts Paper Resource: University of Phoenix Material: Guillermos Furniture Store Scenario Write no more than a 700-word paper explaining the finance concepts found in the readings and how they relate to the context of the scenario. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines. **Discussion Questions** Describe in your own words why financial decisions are based on incremental benefits? How does a sunk cost affect the incremental benefit from a decision? Suppose you are a manager in a...

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**BCOM275 All DQs** **Week 1** Which step in the communication process do you consider to be the most important? Why do you think this? Which of these steps is the most uncomfortable for you? Why is this? How might you work to change this? How has technology changed the communication process? Has technology changed the way people communicate in business? Provide examples _What are some ways in which receivers of messages provide feedback when listening to or reading a message? What effect does this have on the message? Provide examples._ What are some ways in which senders might...

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BCOM 275 Complete Course Week 1 Individual Exercise 1.1 Complete exercise 1.1 from Ch. 1 of Communicating in the Workplace. Choose two misunderstandings you experienced and fill out the chart for these. Respond to questions 1 and 2 shown under the chart for each example of a misunderstanding. In your response, include the following: Cite a meaningful misunderstanding rather than a general or less material misunderstanding. Use business- or work-related examples rather than personal ones. Identify the roles of the sender and receiver, such as manager, peer, subordinate,...

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**ACC 290 All Assignments** **Week 1** **Individual** Financial Statements Paper **Write** a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you do the following: Identify the four basic financial statements. Describe the purpose of each of the four financial statements. Discuss how the financial statements would be useful to internal users, such as to managers and employees. Discuss how the financial statements would be useful to external users, such as investors and creditors. **Format** the paper consistent with APA guidelines. **Week 2** **Individual** Week Two Problems and...

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####HLT 362 Week 3 Assignments **Module 3 Exercise 31** What are the two groups whose results are reflected by the t ratios in Tables 2 and 3? Which t ratio in Table 2 represents the greatest relative or standardized difference between the pretest and 3 months outcomes? Is this t ratio statistically significant? Provide a rationale for your answer. Which t ratio listed in Table 3 represents the smallest relative difference between the pretest and 3 months? Is this t ratio statistically significant? What does this result mean? What are the assumptions for conducting a t-test for...

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**ACC 290 Week 4 Financial Reporting Problem, Part 1** **Learning Team** Financial Reporting Problem, Part 1 **Browse** the Internet to acquire a copy of the most recent annual report for a publicly traded company. **Analyze** the information contained in the companys balance sheet and income statement to answer the following questions: What are the companys total assets at the end of its most recent annual reporting period? Why is this important? What are the total assets at the end of the previous annual reporting period? How much cash and cash equivalents did the company have at...

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**ACC 290 Week 4** **Individual** Week Four Problem **Resource**: Ch. 4 of _Financial Accounting_ **Complete** Problem 4-8A. **Submit** as either a Microsoft® Excel® or Word document. **Learning Team** Learning Team Reflection **Discuss** the objectives for Week Three. How do they relate to the practice of accounting and its uses in business? Prepare closing entries, reversing entries, and a post-closing trial balance. Prepare a financial statement worksheet. Prepare a classified income statement, retained earnings statement, and balance sheet. **Write** a 350- to 500-word...

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**ACC 290 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual** Financial Statements Paper **Write** a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you do the following: Identify the four basic financial statements. Describe the purpose of each of the four financial statements. Discuss how the financial statements would be useful to internal users, such as to managers and employees. Discuss how the financial statements would be useful to external users, such as investors and creditors. **Format** the paper consistent with APA guidelines. **Discussion Questions** What are the four basic...

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**ACC 291 All DQs** **Week 1** How are bad debts accounted for under the direct write-off method? What are the disadvantages of this method? How would you describe the entries to record the disposition of accounts receivables? What is their function? **Week 2** Which depreciation method provides you the highest depreciation expense in the first year? Why? What types of industries have unearned revenue? Why is unearned revenue considered a liability? When is the unearned revenue recognized in the financial statements? **Week 3** What types of industries have unearned revenue? Why is...

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**ACC 291 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual** Exercises Week One **Resources:** Ch. 9 of _Financial Accounting_ **Complete** Exercise E9-2. **Submit** utilizing the Microsoft® Excel® template provided in the **Course Materials** forum **(not using the templates in the class will result in a 20% penalty).** **Discussion Questions** How are bad debts accounted for under the direct write-off method? What are the disadvantages of this method? How would you describe the entries to record the disposition of accounts receivables? What is their function? **Week...

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**ACC 421 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual** Assignments From the Text **Resource:** _Intermediate Accounting_ **Write** responses to Concepts for Analysis CA1-11 & CA1-12 in Ch. 1 of _Intermediate Accounting_. **Individual** Accounting Cycle Paper **Prepare** a 700- to 1,050-word paper explaining the overall accounting cycle at a typical organization. **Include** a description of the people, processes, and systems that are integral to the cycle. **Discussion Questions** What are the major objectives of financial reporting? Who uses financial reporting? What type of...

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**ACC 422 All DQs** **Week 1** Consider how an organization must manage cash, receivables, and inventory. Which of the three variables is the most important to manage? Is one more susceptible to fraud and errors than the others? Explain your answer. How would a misstatement in each affect the organization? What is the perpetual method of tracking inventory? How does it differ from the periodic method of tracking inventory? Why would a company choose one method over the other method? Which is the best method? Why? What are the different ways to estimate bad debt? How does this affect...

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ACC 401 Week 3 ACC 401 Week 3 Quiz Assignment Real Estate for Home and Business. From Chapter 6, complete Problem 39 and Problem 43. From Chapter 7, complete Problem 49 and Problem 51. From Chapter 8, complete Problem 37 and Problem 38. Chapter 6, complete Problem 39 and Problem 43 39. David is a college professor who does some consulting work on the side. He uses 25% of his home exclusively for the consulting practice. He is single and 63 years old. His AGI (without consideration of consulting income) is $45,000. Other information follows: Income from consulting...

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**ACC 422 Week 5 DQs** What are the differences between a direct-financing and a sales-type lease for a lessor? Why would a lessor provide direct-financing to a lessee? What types of organizations provide direct-financing leases? What are the criteria for classifying a lease as operating or capital? Why is there a difference between the two? What are the implications of an operating lease versus a capital lease on an entitys financial statements? What is residual value? What is the implication to the lessee if the residual value is guaranteed or unguaranteed? What is the implication to...

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**ACC 422 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual** Disclosure Analysis Paper **Resource:** Internet **Select** a publicly held company to use as the basis for this assignment. **Research** your selected company and acquire the companys most recent financial statements using the Internet. **Prepare** a 700- to 1,050-word paper analyzing the disclosures contained within the notes to the financial statements related to cash and cash equivalents, receivables, and inventories. Include a list identifying the components of the organizations cash and cash equivalents. **Format** your...

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**ACC 423 All DQs** **Week 1** Why do companies offer stock options? Should stock option compensation be included as an expense when calculating an organizations net income? Explain why or why not. If so, how should the amount of expense be calculated? What are some similarities and differences between common stock and preferred stock? As a shareholder, would you want preferred or common stock? Explain why. As a corporation, would you rather issue preferred or common stock? Explain why. What is the purpose of a stock split? What are some benefits of a stock split for a company? What...

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**ACC 423 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual** Owners Equity Paper **Resources:** _Intermediate Accounting_ and Electronic Reserve Readings **Prepare** a 700- to 1,050-word response to the following questions: Why is it important to keep paid-in capital separate from earned capital? As an investor, is paid-in capital or earned capital more important? Explain why. As an investor, are basic or diluted earnings per share more important? Explain why. **Format** your paper consistent with APA guidelines. **Discussion Questions** Why do companies offer stock options? Should...

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**ACC 423 Week 5** **Individual** Assignments From the Text **Resource:** _Intermediate Accounting_ **Prepare** written responses to the following assignments from the text: Ch. 20: Question 2 & 10 and Exercise E20-7 Ch. 22: Exercise E22-19 **Learning Team** Assignments From the Text **Resource:** _Intermediate Accounting_ **Prepare** written responses to the following assignments from the text: Ch. 20: Problem P20-8 Ch. 22: Problem P22-3 **Learning Team** Problem Presentation **Collaborate** as a team to provide written responses to a facilitator-assigned...

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**QNT 561 All DQs** **Week 1** How may variance and standard deviation be applied to a real-world business-related problem? Provide a specific application in which these measures are useful. When would you use descriptive over inferential statistics? Provide a specific scenario and explain your rationale. Why is using Bayes theorem important to help answer business-related questions? What does this theorem allow you to do that traditional statistics do not? What are some prerequisites for using Bayesian statistics? As a manager, what are some benefits of applying probability concepts...

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**QNT 561 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual** Descriptive Statistics and Probability Distributions Problem Sets Resource: _Statistical Techniques in Business & Economics_ Prepare responses to the following exercises from the text: Exercises 80, 82, and 87 (Ch. 3) Exercises 34, 36, and 38 (Ch. 5) Exercises 45 and 62 (Ch. 6) Exercises 42 and 45 (Ch. 7) **Discussion Questions** How may variance and standard deviation be applied to a real-world business-related problem? Provide a specific application in which these measures are useful. When would you use descriptive over...

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**HCS 438 All Assignments** **Week 1** Individual Sample of Chart or Graph Find a chart or graph related to the health care field to complete this assignment. The chart or graph should be related to an article or other supporting documentation. Respond to the following questions in bullet format. Use complete sentences. Identify the type of chart or graph and what this type of chart or graph usually depicts. Pie charts, for example, show portions of the whole and line charts show trends over time. Was the proper chart or graph used to present this data? Why or why not? Was this the...

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The coefficient of static and kinetic frictions between a 3.0-kg box and a desk are 0.40 and 0.30, respectively. What is the net force on the box when a 15 N horizontal force is applied to the box? What is the minimum speed of the ball at the bottom of its swing (point B) in order for it to reach point A, which is 1.0-m above the bottom of the swing?   Vector A is 75.0 cm long and points at 30° above the positive x axis. Vector B is 25.0 cm long and points along the negative x axis. Vector C is 40.0 cm long and points at 45° below the negative x axis A) Determine the x and y...

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**HCS 335 All Assignments** **Week 1** **Week 1 Individual Assignment:** Health Care Ethics Matching Exercise **Complete** the Health Care Ethics Matching Exercise, located on your student website. **Match** keywords commonly used in health care ethics to the definitions on the page. Discuss the exercise in class and turn in your answer sheet to your facilitator. **Week 2** **Week 2 Individual Assignment:** Ethics Case Study **Resource:** Ethics Case Study Grading Criteria on your student website. **Read** the case study in Ch. 4 of _Medical Law and Ethics_ that begins, Jerry...

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MKT 438 All DQs Week 1 Why is it difficult to define PR? What impact does a lack of objectivity have on PR research results? Explain your answer. What impact does biased or skewed research results have on PR? Explain your answer. What impact can PR have on society? What is an example of this impact? Should a company be concerned with public opinion? Why or why not? How can PR professionals and organizations utilize PR tools to impact corporate image? What are some elements of a PR campaign? What is their relevance to a PR campaign? Why is it important to have a PR campaign?...

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MKT 438 Complete Course Week 1 Individual Assignment Defining Public Relations Paper Individual Assignment: Defining Public Relations Paper Resources: University Library, Internet Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you define PR. Include in your paper: Explain your personal definition of PR and definitions from three different sources, such as the Public Relations Society of America, text books, and so forth. Compare and contrast these definitions in your paper. Explain why you think there are so many different definitions of PR. Support your position with facts...

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**ACC 490 All DQs** **Week 1** The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) have positioned the auditing professions to become assurance professions. What is the difference between assurance services, attestation services, and auditing services? What are the economic issues that drive the increased demand for assurance services? What is one assurance engagement and one attestation engagement other than an audit of financial statements? What are the differences between the two engagements? The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 has...

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**ACC 490 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual** Generally Accepted Auditing Standards Paper **Prepare** a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you explain the nature and functions of auditing. **Relate** your explanation to the audit functions in your organization, or an organization with which you are familiar. **Address** the following in your paper: Describe the elements of the Generally Accepted Auditing Standards (GAAS). Describe how these standards apply to financial, operational, and compliance audits. Explain the effect that the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, and the Public...

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**LAW 531 All DQs** **Week 1** As we begin our study of law in the business environment, let us think about how the business managers and the lawyers work together to assure that the organization benefits from the law.   For this DQ, (1) select a business activity or issue that has not already been selected by other students and (2) select a business or industry with which you are familiar.   For that business activity in that industry or company, discuss how business managers apply the law that is relevant, and under what circumstances lawyers should become involved. Identify a...

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**ACC 455 Corporate Taxation All DQs** **Week 1** What business entities are available for a new business? What are the tax and nontax advantages of each form? Select two business types and provide an example of when that selection is most appropriate from a tax perspective and from a nontax perspective. Once a business has elected its tax status using check-the-box regulations, what options are available if it needs to change its tax status? What should a business consider before electing to change its tax status? Do the following decisions have the same precedential value: (1) Tax...

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**ACC 455 Corporate Taxation Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual** Tax Return Position Paper Suppose you have a concern about taking a particular position on a tax return. **Write** a 700- to 1,050-word paper that discusses the following: What are the primary sources of tax law? What are the secondary sources of tax law? What is substantial authority? What is the role of the courts and the Internal Revenue Service in interpreting and applying the sources of tax law? **Format** your paper consistent with APA guidelines. **Discussion Questions** What business entities...

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MGT 230 All DQs Week 1 What are the four functions of management? What do the four functions of management have in common? How do managers at different levels apply the four functions of management? How do the four functions of management affect organizational success? Which function of management do you think is the most important? Why? What is the purpose of environmental scanning? List internal and external environmental factors. How do internal and external factors affect the four functions of management? What are the steps in the decision-making process? What has been...

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MGT 230 Full Course Week 1 Individual Assignment Decision-Making Process Paper Resource: Ch. 3 of Management: Leading & Collaborating in a Competitive World Identify a time in your life when you had to make a personal or professional decision such as buying a home, changing jobs, enrolling in school, or relocating to another state or region. Write a 700- 1000 word paper in which you discuss your decision-making process. Support your ideas with academic research. Include the following in your paper: Describe each step of your process. How similar was your decision-making...

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MGT 330 All DQs Week 1 Briefly explain each of the four functions of management and explain how they are interconnected Why do some managers choose not to delegate? What are the advantages and disadvantages of delegation? What has been your experience with delegation? What did you learn from that experience? What is the purpose of environmental scanning? How has the management of your organization been influenced by external and internal factors? What are the four functions of management? What do the four functions of management have in common? How do managers at different...

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**LAW 421 Week 2** **Individual** Addressing International Legal and Ethical Issues Simulation Summary **Complete** the Addressing International Legal and Ethical Issues simulation located on the student website. **Write** a 350-word summary. In your paper, answer the following questions: What are the issues involved in resolving legal disputes in international transactions? What are some practical considerations of taking legal action against a foreign business partner based in another country? What factors could work against CadMex's decision to grant sublicensing agreements? When...

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**LAW 421 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual** Role and Functions of Law Paper **Resource:** Case Brief _Cipollone v. Liggett Group, Inc., et al._ in __Ch. 2, section 2-6, Commerce Powers, of the text **Write** a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you: Define the functions and role of law in business and society Discuss the functions and role of law in your past or present job or industry. Properly cite at least two references from your reading. **Format** your paper consistent with APA guidelines. **Discussion Questions** What is your opinion of the legal system?  Is...

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MGT 431 Week 3 Individual Assignment: Five-Year Career Development Plan Using the assigned readings, Electronic Reserve Readings, Internet, or additional resources, prepare a 900- to 1,250-word paper in which you create your own 5-year career development plan. Your plan must include the following: Career goals and objectives Possible promotional opportunities for career growth Methods for career management An inventory of current skills, abilities, training, and education Job satisfaction attributes Identification of three action steps to reaching stated career goals and...

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MGT 437 All DQs Week 1 What are three project selection criteria? What do you think is the most important information required to select a project? How would you explain to your manager that a project that was important to his or her department is not good for the organization based on the selection criteria? What is a project stakeholder? What are some examples of project stakeholders? How are projects affected when stakeholders are not identified and addressed early in the project? Week 2 What is the function of a project budget? Why is it important to include management...

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**FIN 415 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual Risk Management Overview Paper** **Resources:** _Corporate Risk Management_, _Risk Management Insurance_ (Harrington), _Risk Management Insurance_(Trieschmann), and Electronic Reserve Readings **Prepare** a 700- to 1,050-word paper. **Define** organizational and business risk, and describe their relevance to your organization, or one with which you are familiar. **Discuss** at least three additional corporate risk terms from your readings or other resources, and their relevance to your organization. **Format** your paper...

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**HRM 300 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual** Human Resource Management Overview **Prepare** a 700- to 1,050-word paper using the Week One readings, articles, and your personal experiences to address the following questions: What is human resource management? What is the primary function of human resource management? What is the role of human resource management in an organizations strategic plan? **Post** your assignment as a Microsoft® Word attachment. **Format** your paper consistent with APA guidelines. **Cite** at least two sources. If you used an electronic source,...

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**MGT 230 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual Assignment Decision-Making Process Paper** **Resource:** Ch. 3 of _Management: Leading & Collaborating in a Competitive World_ **Identify** a time in your life when you had to make a personal or professional decision such as buying a home, changing jobs, enrolling in school, or relocating to another state or region. **Write** a 700- 1000 word paper in which you discuss your decision-making process. Support your ideas with academic research. Include the following in your paper: Describe each step of your process. How similar was...

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**MGT 330 Complete Course** Week 1 Individual Assignment: Functions of Management Paper Prepare a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you define the four functions of management (planning, organizing, leading, and controlling). In your paper, include an explanation of how each function relates to your own organization. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines     Discussion Questions   _Briefly explain each of the four functions of management and explain how they are interconnected_   __   Why do some managers choose not to delegate? What are the advantages and...

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**MGT 380 All DQs** **Week 1** Think of a change that occurred at your place of employment or in a company with which you are familiar. What events occurred during the change? Where do they fall on the change transition curve? Imagine you work for a large corporation that is reducing its workforce.  What factors may have occurred that would lead to change?  What other types of changes could these factors cause? Why are other changes possible? **Week 2** What is your employers mission statement or the mission statement of a company in which you are interested? The mission statement...

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MGT 445 All DQs Week 1 What are the elements of a negotiation? What are some of the problems you have experienced when negotiating? How would you address these problems? Week 2 What are the stages of negotiation? What are the three most important steps in the negotiation planning process and why? What steps would you add or delete from the negotiation planning process to make it more effective. Explain why. What is distributive bargaining? When is distributive bargaining appropriate to use? Explain why. What might be the affect of distributive bargaining on long-term...

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Week 1 What are the elements of a negotiation? What are some of the problems you have experienced when negotiating? How would you address these problems? Week 2 What are the stages of negotiation? What are the three most important steps in the negotiation planning process and why? What steps would you add or delete from the negotiation planning process to make it more effective. Explain why. What is distributive bargaining? When is distributive bargaining appropriate to use? Explain why. What might be the affect of distributive bargaining on long-term relationships? What is...

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**MGT 380 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual** What Drives Organizational Change? Paper Write a 750- to 1,050-word paper in which you describe the factors that drive organizational change. Use various resources such as textbooks, Internet, and the University Library. Cite at least two sources. Provide examples from your personal experience in which change in an organization was required due to a particular catalyst. Examples of catalysts include the following: Drop in sales Death of a chief executive officer Merger or acquisition Format your paper consistent with APA...

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MGT 445 Complete Course Week 1 Individual Assignment Communication and Personality in Negotiation Paper Prepare a 1,050- to 1,750- word paper in which you describe a negotiation situation that you have participated in (e.g., sale or purchase of a house, car, salary, etc.). In your paper, analyze the roles of communication and personality in negotiation and how they contributed to or detracted from the negotiation. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines. Discussion Questions What are the elements of a negotiation? What are some of the problems you have...

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**MGT 445 All DQs** **Week 1** What are the elements of a negotiation? What are some of the problems you have experienced when negotiating? How would you address these problems? **Week 2** What are the stages of negotiation? What are the three most important steps in the negotiation planning process and why? What steps would you add or delete from the negotiation planning process to make it more effective. Explain why. What is distributive bargaining? When is distributive bargaining appropriate to use? Explain why. What might be the affect of distributive bargaining on long-term...

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**MGT 445 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual Assignment** **Communication and Personality in Negotiation Paper** **Prepare** a 1,050- to 1,750- word paper in which you describe a negotiation situation that you have participated in (e.g., sale or purchase of a house, car, salary, etc.). In your paper, analyze the roles of communication and personality in negotiation and how they contributed to or detracted from the negotiation. **Format** your paper consistent with APA guidelines. **Discussion Questions** What are the elements of a negotiation? What are some of the problems...

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MGT 449 All DQs Week 1 What is poor quality? What are some effects of poor quality? How do the effects of poor quality affect an organization? What would the world be like without quality? What would be the impact on domestic and global markets? Which factors of globalization are affecting quality? How might globalization affect your product or service and organization as it tries to achieve quality? Week 2 In general, which components of a strategic plan relate to quality? How does an organizations strategic plan incorporate its process improvement plan, which may...

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**RES 351 All DQs** **Week 1** Why must business managers understand the importance of business research and how it is used in their organizations? What are the essential tenets of the scientific method, and why is the scientific method important to business research? Recently, several studies have sought to measure the extent of binge drinking among college students. Explain the meaning of an operational definition and develop a good operational definition for binge drinking. Toyota has a problem with unexplained acceleration problems in some of its top models. It closed down plants...

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**RES 351 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual** Current Events in Business Research **Write** a 300-word summary of the business research process by describing the business research process from your experience in the workplace or in an article you find through the University Library. **Format** your paper consistent with APA guidelines. **Week 1 Summary** **Discussion Questions** Why must business managers understand the importance of business research and how it is used in their organizations? What are the essential tenets of the scientific method, and why is the scientific...

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BUS 405 All Assignments Week 1 BUS 405 Week 1 Assignment Annualized Returns Chapter 3 Problem 18 Complete problem 18 in Chapter 3 (shown below) and submit to the instructor. Show your work to find the annualized return for each of the listed share prices. Write a 100 word analysis of the process to calculate these annualized returns. Suppose you have $28,000 to invest. Youre considering Miller-Moore Equine Enterprises (MMEE), which is currently selling for $40 per share. You also notice that a call option with a $40 strike price and six months to maturity is available. The...

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BUS 405 All DQs Week 1 Discussion Questions From Chapter 1, answer Concept Question 5: What is Blumes formula? When would you want to use it in practice? Also, from Chapter 2, answer Concept Question 4: What is the difference between asset allocation and security selection? Remember to complete all parts of the questions and support your answers with examples from the text and other resources. From Chapter 4, complete Problem 4: The Aqua Liquid Assets Money Market Mutual Fund has a NAV of $1 per share. During the year, the assets held by this fund appreciated by 2.5 percent. If...

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**STAT 167 All DQs** Week 1 When would converting raw data into z scores be useful? Provide an example from the life sciences and explain why the conversion would be beneficial. Read the response of a classmate and decide whether the conversion to z scores would be beneficial in the classmates example. Explain why or why not. How would you define research? What is the purpose of business research? How may variance and standard deviation be applied to a real-world business-related problem? Provide a specific application in which these measures are useful.  When would you use...

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STAT 167 Week 5 Individual Assignment Hypothesis Testing and Correlation Worksheet Individual Assignment Hypothesis Testing and Correlation Worksheet 1.    What is a hypothesis? What is a hypothesis test (0.5 point)? 2.    What is a null hypothesis? What is an alternative hypothesis (0.5 point)? 3.    What is a test statistic (0.5 point)? 4.    What are significance levels (0.5 point)? 5.    Complete this table contrasting the traditional, p-value, and confidence interval methods of testing a claim about a proportion (1 point). 6.    What is the independent...

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BUS 405 Complete Course Week 1 BUS 405 Week 1 Quiz BUS 405 Week 1 Assignment Annualized Returns Chapter 3 Problem 18 Complete problem 18 in Chapter 3 (shown below) and submit to the instructor. Show your work to find the annualized return for each of the listed share prices. Write a 100 word analysis of the process to calculate these annualized returns. Suppose you have $28,000 to invest. Youre considering Miller-Moore Equine Enterprises (MMEE), which is currently selling for $40 per share. You also notice that a call option with a $40 strike price and six months to maturity is...

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ECO 203 All DQs Week 1 Discussion Questions One of the scarce resources that constrain our behavior is time. Each of us has only 24 hours in a day. How do you go about allocating your time in a given day among competing alternatives? How do you go about weighing the alternatives? How can you apply the concepts of opportunity cost to your decision to attend Ashford? Use the notion of opportunity cost in your answer. The rent for apartments in New York City has been rising sharply. Demand for apartments in New York City has been rising sharply as well. This is hard to explain because...

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ECO 203 Complete Course Week 1 ECO 203 Week 1 Quiz Discussion Questions One of the scarce resources that constrain our behavior is time. Each of us has only 24 hours in a day. How do you go about allocating your time in a given day among competing alternatives? How do you go about weighing the alternatives? How can you apply the concepts of opportunity cost to your decision to attend Ashford? Use the notion of opportunity cost in your answer. The rent for apartments in New York City has been rising sharply. Demand for apartments in New York City has been rising sharply as well. This...

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**PRG 421 All DQs** Week 1 Discussion Questions Describe what an event is and how events and graphical user interfaces (GUI) are related. List two advantages and two disadvantages of using unified modeling language as a standard for object-oriented programs. Based on the Business Wire (2008) article, explain why an application must function on Java Standard Edition and Enterprise Edition. Week 2 Discussion Questions Describe what an event is and how events and graphical user interfaces (GUI) are related. List two advantages and two disadvantages of using unified modeling...

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**POS 355 All DQs** Week 1 Discussion Questions What are some of the many considerations in selecting the correct information system to use for trading futures and stocks? Is Service Oriented Architecture a new solution to information technology, or is it a new name for the rehash of providing the user with what the user wants? Explain. Based on the article by Zhu, Ding, Li and Kemp (2009), what components or modules of a standard electronic computer system might be engineered into a bio-chip? What problem in the development of future electronic computer does the developing bio-chip...

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**POS 355 Complete Course** POS 355 Introduction to Operating Systems Week 1 Discussion Questions What are some of the many considerations in selecting the correct information system to use for trading futures and stocks? Is Service Oriented Architecture a new solution to information technology, or is it a new name for the rehash of providing the user with what the user wants? Explain. Based on the article by Zhu, Ding, Li and Kemp (2009), what components or modules of a standard electronic computer system might be engineered into a bio-chip? What problem in the development of...

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**POS 371 All DQs** Week 1 Discussion Questions Review the document on code citation and documentation guidelines in the Course Materials section of your student Web site and the Avoiding Plagiarism tutorial available on your student Web site. Discuss the issues of proper citation as they apply to computer programs. What are the consequences of not citing computer programs properly? Based on McBrides (2007) article, what personal and professional development activities should software developers pursue to prepare themselves to become software architects? What activities is the article...

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**POS 371 Complete Course** POS 371 Programming Concepts Week 1 Discussion Questions Review the document on code citation and documentation guidelines in the Course Materials section of your student Web site and the Avoiding Plagiarism tutorial available on your student Web site. Discuss the issues of proper citation as they apply to computer programs. What are the consequences of not citing computer programs properly? Based on McBrides (2007) article, what personal and professional development activities should software developers pursue to prepare themselves to become software...

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**POS 420 All DQs** Week 1 Discussion Questions Based on Ven, Verelst, and Mannaert (2008), do you feel using open source software makes sense in the business environment? Explain why or why not. Provide an example to support your position. What are some of the different versions of UNIX®? Why is it important to have different versions of UNIX®? Why are shells important within the UNIX® environment? What elements of the shell make it important in the UNIX® environment? Week 2 Discussion Questions What is the relationship between Linux® and UNIX®? How has their...

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**POS 420 Complete Course** Week 1 Individual Assignment Unix Linux Comparison Matrix Discussion Questions Based on Ven, Verelst, and Mannaert (2008), do you feel using open source software makes sense in the business environment? Explain why or why not. Provide an example to support your position. What are some of the different versions of UNIX®? Why is it important to have different versions of UNIX®? Why are shells important within the UNIX® environment? What elements of the shell make it important in the UNIX® environment? Week 2 Assignments...

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**BUS 308 Week 5** Final Project Focus of the Final Project To complete this project, use the Final Project Data Set found in your eCollege classroom in the Final Project description. Part I: 1. Calculate the mean yearly value using the average gas prices by month found in the Final Project Data Set. 2. Using the years as your x-axis and the annual mean as your y-axis, create a scatterplot and a linear regression line. 3. Answer the following questions using your scatterplot and linear regression line: a. What is the slope of the linear regression line? b. What is the...

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POS 371 All DQs Week 1 Discussion Questions Review the document on code citation and documentation guidelines in the Course Materials section of your student Web site and the Avoiding Plagiarism tutorial available on your student Web site. Discuss the issues of proper citation as they apply to computer programs. What are the consequences of not citing computer programs properly? Based on McBrides (2007) article, what personal and professional development activities should software developers pursue to prepare themselves to become software architects? What activities is the article...

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POS 371 Complete Course Week 1 Discussion Questions Review the document on code citation and documentation guidelines in the Course Materials section of your student Web site and the Avoiding Plagiarism tutorial available on your student Web site. Discuss the issues of proper citation as they apply to computer programs. What are the consequences of not citing computer programs properly? Based on McBrides (2007) article, what personal and professional development activities should software developers pursue to prepare themselves to become software architects? What activities is the...

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POS 355 Complete Course Week 1 Discussion Questions What are some of the many considerations in selecting the correct information system to use for trading futures and stocks? Is Service Oriented Architecture a new solution to information technology, or is it a new name for the rehash of providing the user with what the user wants? Explain. Based on the article by Zhu, Ding, Li and Kemp (2009), what components or modules of a standard electronic computer system might be engineered into a bio-chip? What problem in the development of future electronic computer does the developing...

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POS 420 All DQs Week 1 Discussion Questions Based on Ven, Verelst, and Mannaert (2008), do you feel using open source software makes sense in the business environment? Explain why or why not. Provide an example to support your position. What are some of the different versions of UNIX? Why is it important to have different versions of UNIX? Why are shells important within the UNIX environment? What elements of the shell make it important in the UNIX environment? Week 2 Discussion Questions What is the relationship between Linux and UNIX? How has their relationship evolved...

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POS 421 All DQs Week 1 What are the major objectives of financial reporting? Who uses financial reporting? What type of information will each user group need? Why? What is the purpose of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and the accounting cycle? Is it possible to deviate from GAAP and the accounting cycle and still prepare financial statements? Why? What are some possible consequences of this course of action? What organizations are responsible for governing financial reporting? What is the role of each organization? How have the roles changed in the last 20...

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**HLT 362 Week 3** **Assignments Module 3 Exercise 31** What are the two groups whose results are reflected by the t ratios in Tables 2 and 3? Which t ratio in Table 2 represents the greatest relative or standardized difference between the pretest and 3 months outcomes? Is this t ratio statistically significant? Provide a rationale for your answer. Which t ratio listed in Table 3 represents the smallest relative difference between the pretest and 3 months?  Is this t ratio statistically significant? What does this result mean? What are the assumptions for conducting a t-test for...

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**HLT 362 Week 5** **Assignments Module 5 Correlation/Regression and Chi Square Excel Worksheet** SYSTOLIC AND DIASTOLIC BLOOD PRESSURE OF FEMALES The following table represents systolic and diastolic blood pressure measurements of 40 females. A) Use the Excel Analysis ToolPak to find the linear correlation coefficient for the systolic and diastolic measurements. B) Use the Excel Analysis ToolPak to determine the linear regression equation that uses the systolic pressure to predict the diastolic pressure. C) What is the best predicted value for diastolic pressure given that a woman...

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**ACC 401 Week 1** ACC 401 Week 1 Quiz Assignment Filing Status & Income. From Chapter 2, complete Problems 32, 33, & 38. From Chapter 3, complete Problems 35, 36, & 42. 32.  List the five types of filing status and briefly explain the requirements for the use of each one. 33.  In which of the following cases may the taxpayer claim head of household filing status? a.    The taxpayer is single and maintains a household that is the principal place of abode of her infant son. b.    The taxpayer is single, maintains a household for herself, and maintains a separate  household...

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**ACC 401 Week 3** ACC 401 Week 3 Quiz Assignment Real Estate for Home and Business. From Chapter 6, complete Problem 39 and Problem 43. From Chapter 7, complete Problem 49 and Problem 51. From Chapter 8, complete Problem 37 and Problem 38. Chapter 6, complete Problem 39 and Problem 43 39.  David is a college professor who does some consulting work on the side.  He uses 25% of his home exclusively for the consulting practice.  He is single and 63 years old.  His AGI (without consideration of consulting income) is $45,000.  Other information follows: Income from consulting...

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**ACC 401 Week 4** ACC 401 Week 4 Quiz Assignment Tax Credits and Deductions. From Chapter 9, complete Problem 42 and problem 49. From Chapter 10, complete problem 49 and problem 57. From Chapter 11, complete problem 49 and problem 52. Chapter 9, complete Problem 42 and problem 49 42.  Tim and Martha paid $7,900 in qualified employment-related expenses for their three young children who live with them in their household.  Martha received $1,800 of dependent care assistance from her employer, which was properly excluded from gross income.  The couple had $57,000 of AGI earned...

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RES 341 Complete Course Week 1 Individual Current Business Research Project Paper Use the University Library or the Electronic Reserve Readings to locate a peer-reviewed article that reports original research. Search "major databases (e.g. - ProQuest)" in the Online Collection, and use the key search words, "research studies in" to obtain an article. You can select communication, finance, economics, marketing, technology, or another faculty approved topic for the research study. Write a 350- to 700-word synopsis of the article, including the following: Define the business...

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**CJA 214 All Assignments** Week 1 Individual Sir Robert Peel Paper Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you describe the impact of Sir Robert Peel on American policing and its history. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines. Week 2 Individual Policing in American Society Paper Write a 350- to 700-word summary in which you describe and analyze the relationship between the U.S. government and the policing organizations throughout the U.S. and the impact of this relationship on American society as a whole. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines. Week 3...

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RES 342 Week 3 Assignments from the E-Text Prepare answers to the following assignments from the e-text, Applied Statistics in Business and Economics, by Doane and Seward: a. Chapter 10 Chapter Exercises 10.4, 10.16, 11.2 Assignments from the E-Text Prepare answers to the following assignments from the e-text, Applied Statistics in Business and Economics, by Doane and Seward: Chapter 10 Chapter Exercises 10.30, 10.44, 10.46, and 10.56 Chapter 11 Chapter Exercise 11.24 Applying ANOVA and Nonparametric Tests Simulation Complete the simulation Applying ANOVA and...

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**HCS 465 All Assignments** Week 1 Individual Assignment: Literature Review in Research: An Annotated Bibliography Resource: Literature Review in Research: An Annotated Bibliography Grading Criteria. Go to the Center for Writing Excellence. Click the Tutorials & Guides link. Click the Annotated Bibliography link the under the Samples heading. You may use this format to create your annotated bibliography. Read: the Annotated Bibliography samples provided. Go to any of the three main databases of the University of Phoenix Library: EBSCOhost Gale PowerSearch ProQuest Search for a...

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**MGT 498 All DQs** Week 1 DQs Why is strategic planning important to the organization? How does strategic planning help the organization? What kind of strategic planning tools are you familiar with?  Have you used SWOT analysis in other classes?  Do you know what the balanced scorecard is? What is a mission statement? What is a vision statement? Review  Cokes' mission statement: To refresh the world... To inspire moments of optimism and happiness... To create value and make a difference Does this statement give direction to the strategic planning process? Why is an...

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**ECO 372 Complete Course** Week 1 Discussion Questions     Why is economics considered a social science? What role does economics play in your personal and professional lives?          What is the difference between real and nominal GDP? Does GDP accurately reflect the nations welfare? Why or why not? How can a countrys GDP be manipulated? In your opinion, is the U.S. GDP being manipulated? Explain your answer.     What are the different types of unemployment? How do they affect the economy in terms of growth, labor force, and price of labor? Cite specific...

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Week 1 BUS 405 Week 1 Assignment Annualized Returns Chapter 3 Problem 18 Complete problem 18 in Chapter 3 (shown below) and submit to the instructor.  Show your work to find the annualized return for each of the listed share prices.  Write a 100 word analysis of the process to calculate these annualized returns. Suppose you have $28,000 to invest. Youre considering Miller-Moore Equine Enterprises (MMEE), which is currently selling for $40 per share. You also notice that a call option with a $40 strike price and six months to maturity is available. The premium is $4.00. MMEE pays...

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**BUS 405 All DQs** Week 1 Discussion Questions From Chapter 1, answer Concept Question 5: What is Blumes formula? When would you want to use it in practice? Also, from Chapter 2, answer Concept Question 4: What is the difference between asset allocation and security selection?  Remember to complete all parts of the questions and support your answers with examples from the text and other resources.   From Chapter 4, complete Problem 4: The Aqua Liquid Assets Money Market Mutual Fund has a NAV of $1 per share. During the year, the assets held by this fund appreciated by 2.5 percent....

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**BUS 405 Complete Course** Week 1 BUS 405 Week 1 Quiz BUS 405 Week 1 Assignment Annualized Returns Chapter 3 Problem 18 Complete problem 18 in Chapter 3 (shown below) and submit to the instructor.  Show your work to find the annualized return for each of the listed share prices.  Write a 100 word analysis of the process to calculate these annualized returns. Suppose you have \$28,000 to invest. Youre considering Miller-Moore Equine Enterprises (MMEE), which is currently selling for \$40 per share. You also notice that a call option with a \$40 strike price and six months to...

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**ECO 203 Complete Course** Week 1 ECO 203 Week 1 Quiz Discussion Questions One of the scarce resources that constrain our behavior is time. Each of us has only 24 hours in a day. How do you go about allocating your time in a given day among competing alternatives? How do you go about weighing the alternatives? How can you apply the concepts of opportunity cost to your decision to attend Ashford? Use the notion of opportunity cost in your answer. The rent for apartments in New York City has been rising sharply. Demand for apartments in New York City has been rising sharply as well....

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SCI 207 All DQs Week 1 Discussion Questions Biomes and Diversity. Extinction is a natural selection process. Should humans strive to preserve a representative sample of all biomes or aquatic zones? Why should humans be concerned with the extinction rate? Your initial post should be at least 150 words in length. Support your claims with at least two references in addition to your text in support of your position. Cite your sources in APA format. Trends in the Environment. In the 1980s a popular environmental slogan was "Reduce, Reuse and Recycle" and now "Go Green," is a popular...

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**PHI 200 All DQs** Week 1 Discussion Questions What is Philosophy Most people have views that are strongly influenced and informed by philosophy, often without realizing it. Identify a view you havewhether on politics, religion, science, culture, or even the media and entertainmentthat might be regarded as being related to philosophy. What kind of reasons do you have for holding that belief? What figure from the history of philosophy section do you think might have some views that are similar, or at least relevant, to your own? Explain why you chose that particular figure. Justifying...

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**SCI 207 All DQs** Week 1 Discussion Questions Biomes and Diversity. Extinction is a natural selection process. Should humans strive to preserve a representative sample of all biomes or aquatic zones? Why should humans be concerned with the extinction rate? Your initial post should be at least 150 words in length. Support your claims with at least two references in addition to your text in support of your position. Cite your sources in APA format. Trends in the Environment. In the 1980s a popular environmental slogan was "Reduce, Reuse and Recycle" and now "Go Green," is a popular...

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SCI 275 Complete Course Week 1 CheckPoint: Local Environmental Issue Many environmental problems, such as depletion of natural resources, air pollution, and overpopulation, exist throughout the world. The root of most of these global problems stems from the local environment and decisions made at local levels that are based on lifestyles choices such as those regarding food, transportation, and housing. Due Date: Day 5 [post to the Individual forum] Post a 200- to 300-word response to the following: Discuss an environmental problem that you feel is significant in your town...

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PHI 200 All DQs Week 1 Discussion Questions What is Philosophy Most people have views that are strongly influenced and informed by philosophy, often without realizing it. Identify a view you havewhether on politics, religion, science, culture, or even the media and entertainmentthat might be regarded as being related to philosophy. What kind of reasons do you have for holding that belief? What figure from the history of philosophy section do you think might have some views that are similar, or at least relevant, to your own? Explain why you chose that particular figure. Justifying...

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XACC 280 All Assignments Week 1: CheckPoint: Accounting Assumptions, Principles, and Constraints Write an essay in 250 to 300 words, including the following: o The basic assumptions of accounting o The principles of accounting o The constraints of accounting o A conclusion stating how you think sound financial reporting depends on principles, assumptions, and constraints. Refer to the U.S. GAAP in your response. CheckPoint: The Accounting Equation View PhxKlips The Accounting Equation on your student Web site. Write an...

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XACC 280 All DQs Discussion Questions Week 1 DQs: In your own words, how would you describe financial accounting? Select two users, one internal and one external, who you think benefit the most from accounting. Explain why and how you think they benefit. Respond to your classmates postings by adding to their definitions of financial accounting. Also, respond to at least one posting that discusses a different user than one you selected. Add to the benefits of accounting for that user or explain how reading your colleagues statements has modified your view of that...

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XACC 280 Complete Course Week 1: CheckPoint: Accounting Assumptions, Principles, and Constraints Write an essay in 250 to 300 words, including the following: o The basic assumptions of accounting o The principles of accounting o The constraints of accounting o A conclusion stating how you think sound financial reporting depends on principles, assumptions, and constraints. Refer to the U.S. GAAP in your response. CheckPoint: The Accounting Equation View PhxKlips The Accounting Equation on your student Web site. Write an explanation of the function of...

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**ISCOM 383 Week 4** Individual Global Value Chain Logistics Case Analysis Prepare a 700-1,050-word paper in which you identify, analyze, discuss, and recommend the most appropriate solutions to the issues raised in the following case from the perspective of global value chain strategies located in the e-text, Global Operations and Logistics: Text and Cases:     Case 8-3: ISOL Format your assignment consistent with APA guidelines. Cite at least three (3) sources (one of which must be from the Electronic Reserve Readings Resources) to support your assertions. Learning Team...

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XBIS 219 All DQs Week One Discussion Questions Choose one of the organizational departments of a business, such as accounting, finance, and human resources. What is the role of this department? What types of information does the department need? How does the department use that information? What are information resources? What types of information resources does a business usually need? Why is it important for a general manager to be knowledgeable about information technology? Week Three Discussion Questions Define e-business and e-commerce. How are they similar?...

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XCOM 285 All DQs Discussion Questions Week 2: Think about someone in your workplace you consider an effective communicator. What characteristics and communication style makes this person an effective communicator? Communication can be written or oral. What types of written and oral communication do you receive in your workplace? What information do these communications convey and are there more effective ways to deliver these messages? Week 4: What makes business writing different than academic writing? What types of communications and documents do you...

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XECO 212 All Assignments Week 1 CheckPoint: A New House Readiness Deciding to buy a house is a lifelong goal for many people. Imagine that you are renting a studio apartment and have just discovered you are having a baby. Your present apartment is small and far from schools and local services. You have decided to move. There are many factors that come into play when making such a large and weighty purchase. Examine the decision-making process from the perspective of an economist. In your Final Project, you use these principles and other factors to make a final decision whether to...

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XECO 212 Complete Course Week 1 CheckPoint: A New House Readiness Deciding to buy a house is a lifelong goal for many people. Imagine that you are renting a studio apartment and have just discovered you are having a baby. Your present apartment is small and far from schools and local services. You have decided to move. There are many factors that come into play when making such a large and weighty purchase. Examine the decision-making process from the perspective of an economist. In your Final Project, you use these principles and other factors to make a final decision whether to...

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**PHL 443 All Assignments** Week 1 Learning Team Weekly Summary Individual Philosophical Questions Responses Write a 200- to 300-word response to each of the following questions. Use the assigned readings as a basis on which to form your opinions.     What role do metaphors play in helping people understand the concept of artificial intelligence? Do you agree that the brain is a so-called meat machine? What other metaphors might be applicable to the function of the human brain?     How do you think Victor Frankl would answer the question, What does it mean to be human?...

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