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ACC 291 Week 4 DQ 1 Why are companies required to prepare a statement of cash flows? Why is the statement of cash flows divided into three sections? What does each section tell you about the operations of a company? What are the differences between the direct and indirect presentation of cash flows? Why does the Financial Accounting Standards Board allow both methods? Which do you prefer? Why? Why are companies required to prepare a statement of cash flows? Why is the statement of cash flows divided into three sections? What does each section tell you about the...

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Running Head: ECONOMICS Suppose the yield to maturity on a 2 year Treasury note was 4 % while the yield on a 1 year note was 5%. Assume that neither Treasury note had coupon payments, so the only payment was the face value received when the note matured. a) Why is it unusual for yields on longer term notes to be lower than yields on shorter term notes? b) Why would any investor buy the 2 year note (instead of the 1 year) given its lower yield? (for full credit your answer must involve a specific number) 2) Suppose the CFO of an American corporation with surplus cash flow...

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Discussion: Be thorough when discussing the following questions about e-business and entrepreneurial functions. Why is there a trend toward cross-functional integrated enterprise systems in business Why would systems that enhance a companys relationships with customers have such a high rate of failure? Response: Cross-functional integrated enterprise systems are becoming a trend in many businesses now a day because of the innovative benefits it offers. Cross-functional systems decrease time by allowing transitions/ process to move smoothly and efficiently. Cross-functional system...

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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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WHY SHOULD I BE MORAL? The question of morality proves to be a complex interrogatory. Should I be moral? If I should be, then why? Why is morality important to society? An assumption can be made that morals derive from a purely religious perspective or the Golden Rule approach. We are told that it is right to be moral. This is an ineffective answer, since it does not apply to someone outside the moral circle (Olsen, 79). This in mind, there is really no way to prove this too a person who wants to know why he/she should be moral. According to Olen, the only answer to them...

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Why is the attitude of team members at least as important as their aptitude for decision making and problem solving? -How is a team identity developed? -Should team roles be chosen by team members? Why or why not? -Identify three ways to develop competent team relationships. Provide examples for each Assignment Your Name Class -Why is the attitude of team members at least as important as their aptitude for decision making and problem solving? Attitude and aptitude are important for the success of the team member for the job. The attitude of the team member is more...

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BUS 352 Week 5 Discussion 2 (Copyright issues) Week 5 Discussion 2: Read the Closing Case in Chapter 11, Why is Disney Funding Chinese Pirates Give a reasoned answer to why Disney might be investing in instead of fighting with this popular Chinese file-sharing website. The post should be a minimum of 200 words. Respond to at least two of your fellow students' postings. is a website based out of China for the purposes to upload full length videos and movies. This is the same concept as YouTube in the United States, without the length limit and copyright...

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ACC 280 Week 3 DQ 3 In order of importance, list the statements. Why did you rank the statements in the order you did? (This is different than just choosing one to be most importantlike last week.) Why does GAAP require all statements? Why is it necessary to prepare the formal Financial Statements if all the data are on the Adjusted Trial Balance?

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ACC 291 Week 3 DQ 2 Why is preferred stock referred to as preferred? What are some of the features added to preferred stock that make it more attractive to investors? Would you select preferred stock or common stock as an investment? Why? Providestock details fromyour AnnualReport. Why is preferred stock referred to as preferred? What are some of the features added to preferred stock that make it more attractive to investors? Would you select preferred stock or common stock as an investment? Why? Providestock details fromyour AnnualReport. Why is preferred stock referred...

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Define the term standard deviation. Why is it important to know the standard deviation for a given sample? What do researchers learn about a normal distribution from knowledge of the standard deviation? A sample of n20 has a mean of M 40. If the standard deviation is s5, would a score of X 55 be considered an extreme value? Why or why not? Hypothesis testing allows researchers to use sample data, taken from a larger population, to draw inferences (i.e., conclusions) about the population from which the sample came. Hypothesis testing is one of the most commonly used inferential...

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BUS 650 Week 3 Journal Capital Budgeting Capital Budgeting. Review the following video: Critically reflect on the importance of capital budgeting. Why is this such a heated subject in many boardrooms? How does capital budgeting promote the financial health of an organization? How will you use the financial techniques you have learned this week to promote the financial health of your organization? Journal BUS 650: Managerial Finance Critically reflect on the importance of capital budgeting. Why is this such a heated subject in many boardrooms? How does capital...

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BUS 475 Week4 DQ1 Why is it important to continuously update the implementation and communication of a strategic plan?Who should be responsible for updating and communicating a strategic plan?Why? The strategic plan in essence establishes the path the organization needs to take in order to achieve its goals, objectives, mission and vision. Since internal and external factors are constantly changing and in some way influencing the results obtained from the direction and activities established in the strategic plan, it needs to be continuously measured and monitored to identify any...

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Why is accounting needed? - Week 1 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 allows a company to keep track of all its financial transactions from which financial and managerial reports are produced. These reports provide a way for both external and internal stakeholders to judge a company's financial position and integrity and assists manager in business...

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Why is Visual Literacy Important? CGD 218 Visual Literacy in Business Why is Visual Literacy Important? The differences and likenesses between the definition of visual literacy given by our text and Brian Kennedy will be mentioned in this paper. The way visual literacy can be used as a universal language will also be discussed. In the end, the effects of visual literacy on communication and global understanding will be illuminated. Visual literacy is a mental ability which focuses on certain items to help in the procedure of learning. Visual literacy deals with noticing...

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A+ Solutions BUS-340 Module 2 DQ 2 Ethical and Legal Issues in Business - Ethics, Corporate Responsibility, Criminal Law, and Torts Why is "white-collar" crime a social problem? How do you think this type of crime should be dealt with or handled? Why?

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Why is paradoxical thinking important to managers What points are your authors trying to make when they write about the negative zone Why is paradoxical thinking important to managers? Paradoxical thinking is really important to managers. As we know, today's business has two integral components: globalization and cultural dimensions. Paradoxes and thinking based on the paradoxes are the viable linkages between globalization and culture and together they converge towards the business success. This is because when managers think paradoxically, it tends to minimize the stereotyping and...

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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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Understanding the financial health of your business is critical to its success over the short and long term as you have seen in the simulation play. Budgeting is a key skill that will help you achieve healthy financial numbers and organizational effectiveness.Why is budgeting important to an organization? is the relationship between an organization's objectives and its budgets? an example of the way in which variance analysis will help Kraft to become more effective. sorts of expenses does Kraft incur? How does budgeting help to control these expenses? is double...

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Why is Zappos so successful What theories and concepts apply to this company? - What do you think of Tony Hsieh's approach to hiring and retaining employees? How does it fit in with your view of motivation? 1. Making a product nowadays is very different from developing a product 50 decades ago. It used to be that a few individuals got together in a space, made the decision what the product placement was going to be, and then invested a lot of cash purchasing marketing informing individuals what their product was. At , we made the decision several decades ago that we didn't want our...

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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?

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CGD 218 Visual Literacy in Business Week 1 Assignment: Why is Visual Literacy Important? (375 Words, References, APA Format)

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CGD 218 Week 1 Assignment: Why is Visual Literacy Important? (700 Words, References, APA Format)

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A+ Solutions MGT-605 Module 5 DQ 3 Leadership and Organization - Servant Leadership and Leadership Point of View Why is determining your leadership point of view important? How do you believe it can impact the way you interact with others?

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A+ Solutions MGT-655 Module 2 DQ 1 Operations Management - Operations Strategy: The Role of Operations in Organizations Why is operations management relevant to managers in other organization functions? Base your discussion on your experience of operations within your organization or an organization with which you are familiar. For example, talk with the operations manager in your organization and find out what she says, what she does, and how she works with the organization's marketing, financial, personnel, and purchasing functions.

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A+ Solutions UNV-504 Week 2 Topic 2 DQ 2 Introduction to Graduate Studies in the Ken Blanchard College of Business Principles of Academic Research Why is it important to critically analyze sources? Why are scholarly sources more appropriate for academic research?

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How would you define critical thinking What makes a person a critical thinker Why is critical thinking important? Provide an example of how critical thinking has helped you in your do you expect to learn from this course? Writea paragraph in APA format summarizing the discussion. Recommended: USE THE APA TEMPLATE PAPER! Review the APA style sample paper and related information in the university library and contact your academic counselor with any question regarding APA style. Critical Thinking Name Institution Introduction Critical thinking is the ability to analyze,...

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ACC 280 Week 4 DQ-3 Why is it important to report discontinued operations or extraordinary items separately from income from continuing operations? Does the average investor understand the difference? In what way(s) might the information be presented to clarify meaning for investors?

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Answer Why is a general understanding of accounting and finance important to a healthcare manager, even a manager who does not specifically work in accounting or finance? Give some examples from the readings, of the kinds of information managers need to manage healthcare departments. Accounting provide us informations regarding every type of business transactions. It is not only providing information but also instrumental in memorizing and drawing results from records. In the field of healthcare also, health care units not only wants to have...

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Q. What are the benefits & limitations of the relational database model for business application today? Why is the object-oriented database model gaining acceptance for developing application and managing the hypermedia database at the business website? A. Relational Database Model is based on tables and for management purposes. This model was invented by Edgar F. Codd in 1969. Edgar at that time was working at IBM. In the relational model of a database, all data is represented in terms of "tuples" & grouped into "relations". A database organized in terms of the relational model is...

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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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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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What is an example of a potentially unethical accounting situation? Why is the situation unethical? How do ethics affect a company's financial results? Have you experienced any unethical behavior? Has anyone experience this type of fraud?

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Why is it important to analyze the reliability of messages and the credibility of messengers ? SMS has been debatably the most admired wireless information service for networks. Suitable to its ubiquitous accessibility as well as universal maintain by mobile handsets along with cellular carriers, and it is also being used for emergency warning as well as other task-critical applications. Reliable messaging is the security that a message or information send through a sending request is indeed expected at the other ending, as well as received only one time. Some of the most general...

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What is this nature-nurture issue? Why is it important to the study of human life span development? Some think thatnatureis believed to be what determines our personalities, looks, and other things because it's all genetically passed down.Others think thatnurture, or ourenvironment,is the cause to our behavior as well as characteristics. This issue is important to the study of life span development because when we study a human being, we should know what or where the characteristics came from. In my personal opinion, I think that nurtureis more influential to our behavior and...

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Week 3 DQ 2 Why is it said that hypothesis testing involves double negative logic? Aron, Aron, and Coups (2009) said that the double negative logic is involved in the hypothesis testing and when the hypothesis is tested to be true its opposite which is called null hypothesis, is help in testing a hypothesis theory but they require a "Null" hypothesis for discovering the presumption of no effect with the experimental treatment, or a change in way of testing is known as the alternative hypothesis which is used for supporting the original is generally opted for proving that the gathered...

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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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PSY 375 Week One DQ1 Due Thursday: What is life span development? Why is it important to study life span development? The development of life span is psychologically analysed as the process of evolution and growth of an individual throughout the life from birth to the demise, including all other periods of life coming in-between. The process focuses on the specific characteristics developed by the individual with the progress of life. This development might comprise several attributes or on one specific attribute depending on the person or the circumstances. The concept of...

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Why is it important to study cognitive psychology? How might principles of cognitive psychology be used in other disciplines (e.g., education, business)? Cognitive psychology studies the learning process of the brain, how an individual remembers and learns new things. Different personalities can express a different way of learning, or remembering. Cognitive scientists come up with a variety of conclusions depending on the individual. The principles of cognitive psychology are used in education and business every day. A teacher must learn how each individual student learns in the...

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What is active listening and why is it necessary? (200 words) Answer: Active listening is nothing but the way of listening to things and responding to the other person and this will enhance the communication. Active listening is nothing but is a structured form of listening and in responding to the speaker. (, 2005) An active listener is the one who will be in a position to understand the speaker completely and can repeat the crux of speaker in own words. It is being viewed as the important communication techniques which will enhance understanding and the rapport between the...

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You will research and find an example of a firm that is going through the transformational change of offshoring much of its production activities. The first part of the plan will be the Introduction. Context for the introduction includes the following: What is offshoring? How were the stakeholders affected? What initiated the change? How well has it been received or accepted, and why? What is driving the need for this transformational change? (300-500 words) Why is this considered a transformational change? Why can the firm not just keep doing what it has been doing? What is management's...

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Why is it important to look at both the manager and the employee point of view when engaging in human resource planning, and how can this information be used as a source of strategy?Bottom of Form It is important to look at both the manager and the employees point of view when engaging in human resource planning. Diversity in the workforce, motivated employees, strategic management, and business/ethics are key in human resource planning and development. Employees offer hands on experience. Experience that can assist human resource management with workforce challenges and provide ways for...

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Group members are the raw materials of any successful team. Assembling the optimum combination of individuals is the starting point for team building. Building competent team relationships is a complicated process that unfolds over time. In this assignment, consider how teams are developed successfully through the individual team members Why is the attitude of team members at least as important as their aptitude for decision making and problem solving? How is a team identity developed? Should team roles be chosen by team members? Why or why not? Identify three ways to develop competent...

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What is polluted water Why is water pollution more common in the developing countries of Asia, Africa, and South America and rarely in developed countries? ANSWER: What is polluted water? Water pollution is the contamination of natural water bodies by chemical, physical, radioactive or pathogenic microbial substances. Adverse alteration of water quality presently produces large scale illness and deaths, accounting for approximately 50 million deaths per year worldwide, most of these deaths occurring in Africa and Asia. Water pollution may occur from natural causes such as sedimentation...

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Group members are the raw materials of any successful team. Assembling the optimum combination of individuals is the starting point for team building. Building competent team relationships is a complicated process that unfolds over time. In this assignment, consider how teams are developed successfully through the individual team members Why is the attitude of team members at least as important as their aptitude for decision making and problem solving? How is a team identity developed? Should team roles be chosen by team members? Why or why not? Identify three ways to develop competent...

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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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HRM 592 - Training And Development ------------------------------------------------------ Keller Graduate School of Management Why is career management an important element of any organization? How would you go about designing a career management system? What employees and positions should be included in this system? (an instructor response) Why is career management an important element of any organization? How would you go about designing a career management system? What employees and positions should be included in this system? ______________________________________ I think career...

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Explain why the columns of an $n \times n$ matrix $A$ span $\Bbb R^n$ when $A$ is invertible. [Hint: Review Theorem 4 in Section 1.4.]

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BCOM 275 Week 2 DQs Discussion Questions 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 is reliable? What are some reasons you might consider data or information to lack validity, credibility, or reliability? Explain your answer by using examples. Consider the following statement: Most disagreements or differences of opinion are more often a result of faulty, misunderstood, or confusing premises, rather than faulty reason from a valid premise. Do you agree or disagree with this...

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What is persuasive writing and why is it important?

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If $C$ is $6 \times 6$ and the equation $Cx =v$ is consistent for every $v$ in $R^6$, is it possible that for some $v$, the equation $Cx=v$ has more than one solution? Why or why not?

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is it important to understand the history of abnormal psychology? The history of abnormal psychology is important because we need to know how far we have come throughout time with the study of abnormal psychology. It is important to know some of the old methods used were cruel and inhumane and did not prove to be beneficial. Treating a person with a mental illness like a criminal or animal would only make the person act worse. In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries people with mental illnesses were roped, tied, chained, shackled with balls and chains. Today we have a more civil...

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Suppose $A$ is $n \times n$ and the equation $Ax=b$ has a solution for each $b$ in $\Bbb R^n$. Explain why $A$ must be invertible. [Hint: Is $A$ row equivalent to $I_n$]

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As an assistant in the legal department of a major corporation, your supervisor has asked you to do some research on how various laws may be applied in an upcoming case. Your department needs to coordinate with outside counsel and wants to be up to speed on how law works. Explain the sources of American legal system. Is our civil system more or less advantages than the common law system? Why is it important to understand all sources of law and where to find them? Explain your answer with examples in a business context? Two Law Systems Civil law is the basis of law in most...

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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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Read Case Study 9-1: Smart For two One Car for Narrow European Alleys and answer the following questions in an essay format. 1. What strategies does Smart use in the European market? Is the automobile adapted to consumers' driving needs in Europe? 2. Why is the Smart not changing to adapt to the U.S. market, dominated by large trucks and sports utility vehicles? Will the lack of adaptation hurt sales in the United States? Analysis of Smart: forTwo Student Name University Name Instructor Name Smart's Strategy in Europe and Consumer specific adaption in Europe Smart is the...

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Week 2, DQ3: How Reliable Is Your Data? 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 is reliable? Be sure that you understand the specialized meaning of this term before responding. RESPONSE 1 I have found that through trial and error, and numerous times being "called in front of the Chief/boss", to double and triple check my work before I submit anything through the Chain of Command. A few years ago, I was in charge of the department that ensured my fellow...

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Week 2, DQ3: How Reliable Is Your Data? 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 is reliable? Be sure that you understand the specialized meaning of this term before responding. RESPONSE 1 I have found that through trial and error, and numerous times being "called in front of the Chief/boss", to double and triple check my work before I submit anything through the Chain of Command. A few years ago, I was in charge of the department that ensured my fellow...

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MKT 421 WEEK 2 DQ 1 What is marketing research? How has the Internet affected marketing research? As a part of your answer, address time, cost, approaches, and validity. Why is marketing research important to developing marketing strategy?

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A+ Solution HLT-310V Module 2 DQ 2 Spirituality in Health Care - Theological Anthropology and the Phenomenology of Disease and Illness Grand Canyon University What is the Christian concept of the imago dei? How might it be relevant to our unique approach in health care and why is it important?

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Critical thinking is an important part of problem solving, decision making, and everyday life. So, what is critical thinking and why is it so important? Prepare a 700-word memo to yourself on critical thinking in which you include the following: • Explain critical thinking. • Provide an example from your personal experience of critical thinking applied to a business decision. • Discuss the importance and benefits of using critical thinking. • Relate the importance and benefits of critical thinking to the example provided. • Discuss ways you might use critical thinking in your...

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Week 1, DQ2: The Onus Is on the Senders of Messages. How well do you respond to honest feedback from someone who sent it? What are some ways in which senders might receive feedback from their messages? How might this feedback affect the sender and the message? Why is this important? RESPONSE 1 My feedback delivery method would have to depend on what type of feedback I will be providing. If the feedback is for coaching purposes which may include comments the receivercould potentially interpret asnegative or embarrassingI ensure when responding by email Inever "reply to...

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Week 1, DQ2: The Onus Is on the Senders of Messages. How well do you respond to honest feedback from someone who sent it? What are some ways in which senders might receive feedback from their messages? How might this feedback affect the sender and the message? Why is this important? RESPONSE 1 My feedback delivery method would have to depend on what type of feedback I will be providing. If the feedback is for coaching purposes which may include comments the receivercould potentially interpret asnegative or embarrassingI ensure when responding by email Inever "reply to...

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Sarbanes-Oxley and Corporate Governance Paper Ifauditingoffinancialstatementsisrequiredfortheprotectionofpublicinvestors,shouldnotallPCAOBmembersbetakenfromtheinvestmentcommunitythatusesauditedfinancialstatements?Whyorwhynot? How does the decision in the Enterprise Fund v. Public Company Accounting Oversight Board 130S. Ct. 3138 (2010)case impact the validity of the Board and other provisions of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act? Defendant, the "Public Company Accounting Oversight "Board"", was made as a major aspect of a progression of bookkeeping changes in the "Sarbanes-Oxley" Act of...

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HUM 112 Quiz two 1. Why does the vase in "Ode on a Grecian Urn" fascinate John Keats? The eternal beauty of its art 2. Why did Frederick Douglass eventually break away from the Anti-Slavery Society? Concern that their doctrine would dissolve the Union 3. Why did the philosophes alienate themselves from the Church? Intolerant of hierarchy and ritual 4. Why does Fragonard paint the young lady in The Swing as losing a shoe? To symbolize virginity loss 5. Why do many of Fra To validate her role as Louis XV's most trusted advisor 6. Why in the mid-eighteenth century did art criticism...

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Argumentative Research Paper Why One Should Not Smoke Requirement in ENG 102 (51) Argumentative Paper Outline Title of Paper: Why Should One Not Smoke Thesis Statement: There are different reasons as to why one should not smoke. I. Introduction: There are different reasons as to why one should not smoke. ll. Socialization: Being part of a group lll. Second hand smoke Health lV. Conclusion: I challenge you to stop smoking. Statement of purpose: To argue why one should not smoke. There are different reasons as to why one should not smoke; because people are different...

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Benefits and Collective Bargaining examine two reasons why employees join labor unions. Examine two reasons why managers prefer that unions do not represent their employees. Suggest two benefits that unions can provide for an employer. -Examine two legal responsibilities that employers have regarding their participation in unions. Suggest two ways in which management and unions may negotiate mutually beneficial contracts 1. Examine two reasons why employees join labor unions. Examine two reasons why managers prefer that unions do not represent their employees. Suggest two...

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MGMT 410 Week 7 DQ 2 Why We Hate HR Article MGMT410 Human Resource Management - DeVry Top of Form Week 7: Labor-Management Environments - Discussion "Why We Hate HR" Article (graded) Read the "Why We Hate HR" article located in the DeVry Online Library (instructions for access to the article are in Doc Sharing). In the article, Keith Hammond raises a number of criticisms of human resource departments and human resource professionals. What are your thoughts on the points raised by Hammond? Is this article a fair evaluation of the state of HR in contemporary organizations? Why...

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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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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 stock option compensation be...

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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 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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**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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**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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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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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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FIN 486 All DQs Week 1 What are a chief financial officers (CFO) two roles? Use real-world examples to explain why these roles are important to a companys success. Explain business ethics in your own words. Why are business ethics important in strategic planning? How do business ethics affect the workplace? Week 2 A firms senior managers delay a planned maintenance to make profits look better. Is this ethical? Why or why not? What is another example of questionable ethical behavior? What is the role of the accounting manager in completing the financial portion of a...

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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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HCS 438 Complete Course 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...

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Question: (Max. 350 words) (3%) At the beginning of this semester, you were asked to do the following assignment: "Without any further reading in economics theories, please use your 'economics intuition' to describe and analyze 'one' public health activity/ behavior/ policy/ service/ good in your daily life using an economics perspective. You may imitate Steven Levitt's way of analyzing why prostitution has become cheaper nowadays and why Allie could not reduce the volume of her special prostitution services by increasing the price. You can also use any economics languages to analyze...

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1. Can sex be abnormal between consenting adults? Why or why not? I believe sex can be abnormal between consenting adults, especially for those who believe in swinging. I believe that most would agree that consenting adults that exchange partners may not be what society believes as normal. I would have to say in being fair that what people do is their business and what maybe good for me, may not be good for you. So with this in mind people who choose to have additional partners in their marriage may not be abnormal to those participants. I know we must take culture, religion, and...

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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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Do you think the punitive damages in Liebeck v. McDonalds was justified Why, or why not Does it make a difference that McDonalds rejected the plaintiffs settlement offer and countered with an offer of 800 or that McDonalds had already settled claim due to burning coffee for more than half a million dollars? Must be minimum of 300 words. APA Format. Please Cite References ANSWER: Do you think the punitive damages in Liebeck verses McDonalds Case were justified? Why, or why not? Conflicts within business entities are a common occurrence, therefore, it is a business enterprises requirement...

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**Exercise 6:  Cardiovascular Physiology Worksheet**   **Electrical Stimulation** **Activity 1:  Direct Heart Stimulation** 1. Did you see any change in the trace? 2. Why or why not? 3. Did you see any change in the trace? 4. Why or why not? 5. Describe the change you see in the trace.  How does it differ from the baseline trace? 6. What effect do the repeated stimuli have on the heartbeat trace? Describe the trace. 7. What part of the trace shows the refractory period? 8. Does summation occur? 9. Why is it important that summation not occur in heart muscle?...

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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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**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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**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 423 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 included as 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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**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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**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 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 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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**HCS 438 Week 3** Learning Team Visual Data Displays and Uses in Decision Making Select a study published in a reputable journal that contains data related to a health care issue. Obtain instructor approval for your selected study. Answer, individually, the following questions about the study. Discuss your answers with the team. How were measures of central tendency used in the study? Did the study use the most appropriate measure of central tendency for the given data? Why or why not? How were measures of variation used in the study? What conclusions can you draw based on the...

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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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MGT 431 Week 4 DQs Discussion Questions What comprises a performance management system? What are the major methods for measuring performance? How effective is the performance management system being used by your organization? Why or why not? What is turnover in an organization? What metrics can be used to measure turnover? Why is it important that turnover be measured? What are some common problems when administering employee policies in an organization? What are the controversies surrounding employment-at-will? How effective are the employee relations programs in your organization?...

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MGT 431 Week 4 Individual Assignment: Incentive Plans Paper Prepare a 700- to 1,050-word paper examining how your organizations incentive plans relate to organizational objectives. Evaluate how the incentives plans do, or do not, help the organization to achieve its goals and objectives. Utilize at least two 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. Learning Team Assignment: Total Compensation Methods Paper Prepare a 1,400- to 1,750-word...

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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 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 431 Week 4** Individual Assignment: Incentive Plans Paper Prepare a 700- to 1,050-word paper examining how your organizations incentive plans relate to organizational objectives. Evaluate how the incentives plans do, or do not, help the organization to achieve its goals and objectives. Utilize at least two 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. Learning Team Assignment: Total Compensation Methods Paper Prepare a 1,400- to...

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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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POS 420 Week 1 DQs 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?

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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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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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**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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**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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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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BCOM 275 All DQs Week 1 Discussion Questions 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...

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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, client,...

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BSA 375 Complete Course Week 1 Discussion Questions Why do heuristics and biases play a major role in the success/failure of an IT project? What specific kinds are the most influential factors - in general and for your specific organization? How does organizational culture play a role in the successful reliance on the JAD process to identify and gather business requirements? Would JAD work in your company? Why or why not? Based on Tallon and Scannell's (2007) article, describe information life cycle management (ILM) and the relationship to the cost of storage. Week 2 Individual...

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ECO 372 All DQs 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 examples to support your...

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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 examples to support...

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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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HCS 438 Week 3 Learning Team Visual Data Displays and Uses in Decision Making Select a study published in a reputable journal that contains data related to a health care issue. Obtain instructor approval for your selected study. Answer, individually, the following questions about the study. Discuss your answers with the team. How were measures of central tendency used in the study? Did the study use the most appropriate measure of central tendency for the given data? Why or why not? How were measures of variation used in the study? What conclusions can you draw based on the...

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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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ISCOM 361 All DQs Week 1 Discussion Questions How has technology changed supply management in the last 20 years? Have changes been positive? What are potential disadvantages of not keeping up-to-date with technology? Please provide an example of something you have personally been involved with that was a positive change in supply management. How would you describe capital goods? Some organizations do not include the purchasing department in acquiring capital goods. Is this effective? Why or why not? Week 2 Discussion Questions What are advantages of a centralized purchasing...

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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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ISCOM 476 Complete Course Week 1 Discussion Questions What are the elements of a supply chain philosophy? Which of these elements do you think is the most important? Why? How could you apply a supply chain philosophy in your workplace? What is competitive advantage? How can the supply chain affect competitive advantage? What competitive advantage opportunities does the supply chain in your organization underutilize? What are the various dimensions of customer value? Which of these dimensions are affected by supply chain strategies? What is the effect on customer satisfaction? Why...

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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? oWrite an expression for your classmates to simplify using at least three of the following:...

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ACC 561 Why Choose a Franchise? Why chose a Franchise ACC 561 Why chose a Franchise? Choosing to own a franchise is a big decision especially one in the fitness industry. I would say it would help if that were your interest? We are going to take a look at a few franchises businesses and discuss to pros and con of them. In today's fast paced world, it's difficult for people to commit to an exercise program due to busy, unpredictable schedules. When you own a Snap Fitness franchise, we will help you bring affordability and convenience to the neighborhoods of people across...

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CJA 204 Why Capital Punishment Should Be Supported CJA/204 Abstract This paper speaks about capital punishment and why I feel that capital punishment should be supported. In the Bible, there are scriptures quoted by God and his son Jesus in reference to supporting the death penalty. If the God we serve is not opposed to taking the life of a person that has committed a crime of murder, then we as a people should not be opposed to the death penalty. Many people are opposed to capital punishment for various reasons. The main reason many people are opposed to capital...

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Mgt 521 Why Not Get an MBA Week 2 Writing An Argument Why Should I Get an MBA? Write a paper of no more than 1,000 words where you are raising and countering objections regarding the decision to get an MBA. Support your point of view as part of countering objections with research. Examples include department of labor statistics, fairly current articles on the impact of education, especially graduate education on earnings. You can also cite a source to support your use of objections as well; for example, show the objection is documented as a valid concern. Identify the criteria you...

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Why I Think They Should Legalize Pot By Hagbard Celine There has recently been lots of contreversy over whether they should legalize marijuana, or not. I think they should, and there is lots of important evidence and reasons to support this. If drugs were legalized, this country would be a much nicer place to inhabit and for this reason and others, the government should stop cracking down on harmless pot users. Here are the reasons why weed should be legalized in the United States: First, our prisons are so full of drug users like harmless pot smokers and such that we do not...

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Why Organizational Change Paper MGT/380 Why Organizational Change Paper Baderman Island is an upcoming resort area that focuses on luxury for its patrons. With 1600 acres and only 750 being developed there are endless possibilities to add to the visitors experience in the hopes of positive word of mouth and repeat business (virtual). Due to financial losses recently the CEO of Baderman Island Incorporated has decided to retire. As employees what does this mean and what does it mean to the future of the resort, what it means are changes are going to happen and the company needs...

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.Analyze the fundamental reasons why the executives in the case refused to listen to their own employees but were willing to listen to a consultant. Discuss the main reasons why the executives still seemed apprehensive even after the consultant's presentation. that you are the consultant from the case study. Speculate on three (3) strategies that you could employ to get the executives to understand your point of view and thus support your project management recommendations. at least three (3) quality references. Note: Wikipedia and other Websites do not quality as academic...

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Transfers Why would cash transfers typically be preferred by recipients over in-kind transfers? What are the pros and cos of each from a government perspective? Respond to at least two of your classmates. Tariffs and Quotas Who gains and who loses from a tariff? How do the effects of tariffs differ from the effects of quotas? If you were a small country, what would you rather utilize? Why would cash transfers typically be preferred by recipients over in-kind transfers? What are the pros and cons of each from a government perspective. In general, people will prefer to get cash...

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You will synthesize your understanding of why Clinton's Health Plan was unsuccessful. Discuss the features of the Clinton health care reform plan and provide reasons why it failed and describe the influence of the various interest groups and governmental entities during this process. Make sure to discuss both the policy process and the policy environment-that is, the key players involved and other circumstances that shaped this policy-making effort. Consider and discuss the following: a position in support or opposition the context of this legislation - name the expected demanders and...

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A+ Solution Organization Theory & Design, 11th edition by Richard L. Daft, ISBN-10: 1111221294 Chapters 9, 10, & 11 Discussion Questions Chapter 9 1.Why do large organizations tend to have larger ratios of clerical and administrative support staff? Why are they typically more formalized than small organizations? 2.Apply the concept of life cycle to an organization with which you are familiar, such as a local business. What stage is the organization in now? How did the organization handle or pass through its life cycle crises? 3.Why do you think organizations feel pressure to grow?...

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ACC 290 Discussion question Week 4 team D-- In your opinion, why are perpetual inventory systems so much more popular today than in the early 1960s and earlier Weekly Discussion Question Learning Team "D" ACC/290 Weekly Discussion Question Question # 2: In your opinion, why are perpetual inventory systems so much more popular today than in the early 1960s and earlier? Why would a company employing a perpetual inventory system still take a physical inventory periodically? In our opinion, this system is more popular today since advances of technology make it possible for more...

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A+ Solution From the book "Into Thin Air", select a topic and supporting details from below or one of your choosing that can be covered within the parameters of the assignment. In a 5-7-page paper, you will research a topic and do the following: 1)demonstrate the ability to develop a position. 2)demonstrate your ability to apply critical thinking skills. 3)demonstrate how correctly you can incorporate outside sources into your original, well-thought-out, and thoroughly analyzed topic that interests you. Essay should focus on the selected topic and contain a clear...

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In In Praise of Big Brother Why We Should Learn to Stop Worrying and Love (Some) Government Surveillance" (pp. 236- 249), James Stacey Taylor argues for the optimistic conclusion that, with the right legal and procedural safeguards, large-scale governance surveillance would have many positive consequences. What are Taylor's best reasons for rejecting the pessimistic worry that such surveillance could lead to an "Orwellian nightmare" that Taylor discusses at the beginning and end of his article? Do you find these considerations persuasive? Why or why not? Please ensure that your essay...

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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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2. Oh goodness!!! Media has such a high impact on public and attorneys. This is because people want to say the right thing to have the people on their side. The opinions of people change when they get in the eyes of the media and population. They will often say things they do not believe in to get the thumbs up from people. Then they will turn around and go to the next person and say something else. I feel having media pressure when it comes to cases like murder trails, should not be there because it puts people under stress.

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CJA 204 Why Capital Punishment Should Be Supported CJA/204 Abstract This paper speaks about capital punishment and why I feel that capital punishment should be supported. In the Bible, there are scriptures quoted by God and his son Jesus in reference to supporting the death penalty. If the God we serve is not opposed to taking the life of a person that has committed a crime of murder, then we as a people should not be opposed to the death penalty. Many people are opposed to capital punishment for various reasons. The main reason many people are opposed to capital...

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1. Do you think meditation leads to heightened sensation and perception? Explain why or why not. Yes, I believe that meditation or anything else that clears the mind can lead to an increased awareness of sensations and perceptions that people would not normally be privy to. 2. Have you considered integrating meditation into your own lifestyle? If so, list one strategy for fitting meditation into your schedule. If not, explain why. I have considered integration meditation into my lifestyle because I believe it would make more stress free. I could do this by making time...

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ACC 291 Week 4, Discussion Question 1 Why are companies required to prepare a statement of cash flows? Why is the statement of cash flows divided into three sections? What does each section tell you about the operations of a company? What are the differences between the direct and indirect presentation of cash flows? Why does the Financial Accounting Standards Board allow both methods? Which do you prefer? Why?

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A+ Grade Answers University of Phoenix ACC 291 Week 4 Discussion Question 1 Why are companies required to prepare a statement of cash flows? Why is the statement of cash flows divided into three sections? What does each section tell you about the operations of a company? What are the differences between the direct and indirect presentation of cash flows? Why does the Financial Accounting Standards Board allow both methods? Which do you prefer? Why?

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A+ Solutions BUS-340 Module 6 DQ 1 Ethical and Legal Issues in Business - Ethics and Law in Marketing Why has marketing continuously been a focus of concern in regard to both the legal and ethical representation of companies? Do you think this concern is warranted? Why or why not?

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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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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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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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ECON 312 Principles of Economics Week 1 Week 1 Quiz Set 1 (TCO 1) The general concern of economics is with the study of the (TCO 1) The term scarcity in economics refers to the fact that (TCO 1) Are the goods that businesses offer for "free" to consumers also free to society? (TCO 1) Which is considered to be an economic resource by economists? (TCO 1) If an economy is producing at a point inside a production possibilities curve, then (TCO 1) Which would not be characteristic of a capitalist economy? (TCO 1) The term dollar votes means (TCO 1) The circular flow model (TCO 1) In a market...

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ECON 312 Principles of Economics Week 1 Week 1 Discussion Opportunity Cost (Graded) Give an example of how the Principle of Opportunity Cost applies to your life. Think of a recent decision you made. It could be a decision as simple as whether to eat out or cook your own dinner, or it could be a decision to quit your job and go back to school. What alternatives did you consider? How did you arrive at your final decision? Did you implicitly weigh marginal cost and marginal benefit? How does the concept of opportunity cost apply to production possibilities curve (PPC) analysis? How can...

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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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100-150 word limit for EACH ANSWER. NO PLAGIARISM!! 2. Why might deflation be a problem for an economy? 3. Why does the paradox of thrift suggest that government needs to intervene in a recession? 7. What dynamic feedback effects can offset the interest rate, international, and money wealth effects? 11. Why is the LAS curve vertical? Business Nam E Institutional Affiliation 1. Why might deflation be a problem for an economy? The main reason why it might be a problem for an economy is because it is a decrease of the general price of goods and services. It occurs when the inflation...

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ACC 220 Week 3 DQ 1 For Discussion Question 1: Post your response to the following: When reviewing a financial report, why should information be reliable, relevant, consistent, and comparable? In other words, why are these accounting characteristics important? What kinds of problems could be created if a financial report is not reliable, relevant, consistent, or comparable?

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NETW 583 Strategic Management of Technology (Keller Summer 2016) ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- NETW 583 Week 2 Discussion 2 - Why Innovative Companies Fail (graded) Why did most of the early (circa 1980-2000) PDA companies fail, even if they had innovative and sophisticated product designs? Respond This section lists options that can be used to view responses. Collapse All Print View Show Options Responses Responses are listed below in the following order: response, author and the date and time the...

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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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**BUS 475 Week 4 DQ 1** Why is it important to continuously update the implementation and communication of a strategic plan? Who should be responsible for updating and communicating a strategic plan? Why? **BUS 475 Week 4 DQ 2** Has your current (or former) organization's strategic plan been communicated to you? If so, how and by whom? If not, how would such communication improve your organizational effectiveness? Is it important for employees to know the strategic plan of a company? Why or why not?

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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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**_Week 4:_**__   What are the differences between vertical and horizontal analysis?  Which method would external users most likely use?  How about internal users?  Discuss the uses of the two analysis methods and how you would use each to analyze a companys performance?   What three ratios would you list as the most important? Why? Which ratios would external users be most interested in? Why? Which ratios would best help internal users manage the business? Why? Beyond the basic financial statements what other information would you want to fully analyze a companys performance?...

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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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ACC 423 Week 3 DQs Discussion Questions Why are there differences between taxable and financial income? What are some examples of permanent and temporary differences? Why do these differences exist? How do they affect the financial statements? How are deferred tax assets and deferred tax liabilities derived? How do they relate to the difference between tax expense and taxes payable? How could an organization have a tax receivable? Why is the tax expense reported on the income statement comprised of current and deferred tax? How are the tax benefits of net operating losses (NOL)...

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ACC 423 Week 3 Individual Assignments From the Text Resource: Intermediate Accounting Prepare written responses to the following assignments from the text: Ch. 17: Questions 1 & 26 and Exercises E17-1, E17-7, & E17-12 Learning Team Assignments From the Text Resource: Intermediate Accounting Prepare written responses to the following assignments from the text: Ch. 17: Problems P17-1 & P17-9 Discussion Questions Why are there differences between taxable and financial income? What are some examples of permanent and temporary differences? Why do these differences exist?...

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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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**ECO 415 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual** Basic Concepts Paper **Resource:** Supply and Demand simulation located on your student website **Write** a 1,050- to 1,400 word paper that discusses basic concepts in applied economics in the context of the simulation. Answer the following questions in the paper: * How do changes in the business environment cause changes in supply and demand? Cite and explain at least two examples from the simulation. * Why is marginal analysis used when making business decisions? How is marginal analysis used to respond to shifts in supply...

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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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**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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**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 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 423 Week 3 DQs** Why are there differences between taxable and financial income? What are some examples of permanent and temporary differences? Why do these differences exist? How do they affect the financial statements? How are deferred tax assets and deferred tax liabilities derived? How do they relate to the difference between tax expense and taxes payable? How could an organization have a tax receivable? Why is the tax expense reported on the income statement comprised of current and deferred tax? How are the tax benefits of net operating losses (NOL) disclosed on financial...

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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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MKT 438 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 from at least...

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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 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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**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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**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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**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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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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ECO 415 Complete Course Week 1 Individual Basic Concepts Paper Resource: Supply and Demand simulation located on your student website Write a 1,050- to 1,400 word paper that discusses basic concepts in applied economics in the context of the simulation. Answer the following questions in the paper: How do changes in the business environment cause changes in supply and demand? Cite and explain at least two examples from the simulation. Why is marginal analysis used when making business decisions? How is marginal analysis used to respond to shifts in supply and demand? Cite and...

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HCS 335 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 McCAll is Dr. Williams office assistant. Prepare a 700- to 1050-word paper in which you answer the following questions: o Does Jerrys medical training qualify him to issue this refill order? Why or why not? o Would it make a difference if the medication requested were for control of high blood pressure that the patient critically needs on a daily basis? Why or why not? o ...

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HCS 335 Complete Course 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. Discussion Questions How has your educational experience affected your ethical thinking? Are laws and regulations the problem or the solution in addressing ethical problems? Explain. What would be an alternative? How might you analyze your...

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ISCOM 305 Week 3 Individual Taylor Incorporated Inventory Management Challenge Resource: Taylor Incorporated Inventory Management Challenge located on the student website under Week Three Create an 8- to 10-slide Microsoft PowerPoint presentation with speaker notes about inventory to present to the president of Taylor Inc. Complete the elements of inventory management and the EOQ components of the presentation. Address the following requirements: Describe elements of inventory management. Describe the meaning of the category of inventory and explain why it is critical...

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COM 170 Elements of University Composition and Communication I 1. What is the difference between revising and editing? Which do you struggle with the most? Why is it difficult to do both at once? Which should be done first? Why? 2. Which part of the writing process was easiest for you? Why? Which part was the most difficult? Why?

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Determining Who and Why HRM 531 Determining Who and Why Introduction The environment at Best Buy is very fast-paced, and uses employees' technical skills (Fleenor, 2008.) The recruitment methods, application review process, personality assessments, interviews, and job offer are important steps in the process of hiring a qualified employee. "Team A" constructed details of a concept map used by Best Buy to recruit and select applicants for vacant job openings within the Geek Squad department. Job Description Best Buy is a well-known company that supplies and sells abundant amount...

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Category ACC 440 When u go inside the category course link detail description are given below Link name ACC 440 Week 1 Discussion Question 1 What is the significance of goodwill in the consolidation process? Why is it necessary to determine goodwill impairment? Do you agree with the change in accounting for goodwill? Why or why not? ACC 440 Week 1 Discussion Question 2 Define the cost and equity methods or accounting for an investment. Under what circumstances would you use the cost or equity method of accounting for an investment? Why are the percentages of ownership only...

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Mgt 541 Why Not Get an Mba University of Phoenix Why Should I Get an MBA? : MGT/521 The definition of MBA according to Wikipedia (2012) is the following: Master of Business Administration (MBA or .) is a master's degree in business administration, which attracts people from a wide range of academic disciplines. The MBA designation originated in the United States, emerging from the late 19th century as the country industrialized and companies sought out scientific approaches to management. The core courses in the MBA program are designed to introduce students to the various areas of...

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Why people go to the Theatre A qualitative study of audience motivation RES 341 Research and Evaluation I Why people go to the Theatre; A qualitative study of audience motivation "Critical thinking is the disciplined process of actively and skillfully conceptualizing, applying, analyzing, synthesizing, and/or evaluating information gathered from, or generated by, observation, experience, reflection, reasoning, or communication, as a guide to belief and action. In its exemplary form, it is based on universal intellectual values that transcend subject matter divisions: clarity,...

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Why people go to the Theatre A qualitative study of audience motivation RES 341 Research and Evaluation I Why people go to the Theatre; A qualitative study of audience motivation "Critical thinking is the disciplined process of actively and skillfully conceptualizing, applying, analyzing, synthesizing, and/or evaluating information gathered from, or generated by, observation, experience, reflection, reasoning, or communication, as a guide to belief and action. In its exemplary form, it is based on universal intellectual values that transcend subject matter divisions: clarity,...

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What determines whether a financial asset is included in the M1 money supply Why are interest-earning checkable deposits included in M1, whereas interest-earning savings accounts and Treasury bills are not? 2. Why are banks able to maintain reserves that are only a fraction of the demand and savings deposits of their customers? Is your money safe in a bank? Why or why not? Sol: (1) If the financial asset is in current circulation, then only will it be included in the M1 money supply. The M1 money supply involves all the physical money including coins and currency as well as...

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A+Solutions Discussion 1: Web Application Attacks Visit the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) Web site to research Web application attacks (:Attack) Choose one specific type of Web application attack, e.g. brute force, command execution, csrf, file inclusion, SQL Injection (blind), upload, and XSS stored. Research the attack using information from OWASP and *other* resources (e.g. textbooks, articles, and other Web sites) Write a plain English summary of what is attacked and how the attack works (write a description of it). Is your selected attack an attack against...

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Name: Tutor: Course: Date: Religious Studies - The Origin of Evil and Why God Allows it to happen [587 Words] It is clear that for everything that happens on this earth, there is a causative agent. This means that even evil has its origin. One can connect the origin of evil to the rebellion of Satan against God. Satan became so proud of himself that he started desiring the worship that was being given to God by other angels. Evil cannot exist before God hence the only thing that remains is answering the question of why Satan became evil. This paper discusses the origin of evil and...

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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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_A+ Grade Solutions_ ####**PSYCH 625 Week 5: Time to Practice and Statistics Project** Part A Some questions in Part A require that you access data from Statistics for People Who (ThinkThey) Hate Statistics. This data is available on the student website under the Student Text Resources link. 1. Use the following data to answer Questions 1a and 1b. Total no. of problems correct (out of a possible 20) Attitude toward test taking (out of a possible 100) 17 94 13 73 12 59 15 80 16 93 14 85 16 66 16 79 18 77 19 91 a. Compute the Pearson product-moment correlation coefficient by hand and...

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do you think causes phobias? Is it possible to cure phobias? Why or why not? I believe phobias mainly come from what we observe of others and their reactions to certain situations or objects. I believe if a person is taught or learns to fear certain things then this will follow that person. It began in earlier centuries as a way of (survival)staying out of harms way. If a child is warned of a certain danger this may become a fear. This fear will develop into a phobia. If a person has a bad experience, then a phobia may develop from that actual experience. I believe phobias can be...

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3.Do you agree with Freud's statement that "depression is anger turned inward"? Why or why not? I would have to agree with Freud's comment. Usually we become depressed because of our inner feelings and thoughts about a situation. Some people may look at their bodies and feel they do not look good enough, so instead of the person dieting and exercising the person will become depressed and may start eating more food. Each time the person punishes his/herselfbecause they are not happy with what they see or who they are. I believe we all have been in a situation where we did not feel...

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Psych 570 Week 6 Assignment 1 Part A, B, and C Part A Some questions in Part A require that you access data fromStatistics for People Who (ThinkThey) Hate data is available on the student website under the Student Text Resources link. 1. Use the following data to answer Questions 1a and 1b. Total no. of problems correct (out of a possible 20) Attitude toward test taking (out of a possible 100) 17 94 13 73 12 59 15 80 16 93 14 85 16 66 16 79 18 77 19 91 a. Compute the Pearson product-moment correlation coefficient by hand...

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Economics Mid Term Paper Questions: 1.If you had to pick ONE measure to use in order to gauge the general standard of living of the American people, what would it be? Why would you pick this one and not another? What are some pros and cons of using this one measurement? (In crafting your answer, please be detailed in your list of pros and cons, perhaps even comparing your selected measure to some others.) 2.Provide an example of how inflation has (or may in the future) impacted your life. Why might the increase in the overall price level of the good/service you picked have a...

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WHY MARIJUANA SHOULD NOT BE LEGALIZED Name Institution Date The debate on whether to legalize marijuana has turned out to be a common phenomenon in modern times. The idea of legalizing marijuana has placed much pressure on relevant authorities and the society at large. There are different reasons gives as to why marijuana ought to be legalized. Despite the arguments presented in support to legalize the use of marijuana, there are stronger reasons as to why it should be illegalized. According to experts and research scientists, marijuana is one of the most addictive drugs available...

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In "I'd Hammer Out Freedom Technology as Politics and Culture Richard Sclove argues that we should do more to acknowledge technoogy's 'polypotency.' What does this term mean, why does Sclove think that it is important to acknowledge this characteristic of technology? Do you agree with Sclove that technology has this characteristic? Why or why not? If you agree that technology is polypotent, do you agree with Sclove that it is important that we address this fact as we reflect on our relationships with technologies? Why or why not? Technologies though invented for a specific purpose,...

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Discussion question 2 week 2 How do we see observational learning used in the workplace? How do we see observational learning being used in our everyday life? Is observational learning effective? Why or why not? Observational learning is used in the workplace as people adjust to their work environments andattempt to becomea part of their workplace culture. Individuals will observe coworkers, peers that are in the same department and look to managers for behavior guidance. A new employee that has just started with the company in a sales position for example may have the background...

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Mgt 521 541 - Why Not Get an Mba Why Should I Get an MBA? University of Phoenix: MGT/521 October 11, 2012 Joseph Mason The definition of MBA according to Wikipedia (2012) is the following: Master of Business Administration (MBA or .) is a master's degree in business administration, which attracts people from a wide range of academic disciplines. The MBA designation originated in the United States, emerging from the late 19th century as the country industrialized and companies sought out scientific approaches to management. The core courses in the MBA program are designed to introduce...

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A+ Grade Work Ashford University INF 103 Week 2 DQ 2: Copyright, Mashups, and Creative Commons Copyright, Mashups, and Creative Commons. First, learn about Creative Commons and Read/Write Culture through the following three videos: -A Shared Culture -Wanna Work Together? -Lawrence Lessig: Re-examining the remix You have seen how digital technology like YouTube allows people to easily create mashups and remixes - hybrid songs and/or videos through a combination of pieces of many other songs and videos and/or original content - which can violate copyright laws. -Do...

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A+ Grade Work PHI 305 Week 1 Assignment: Why Be Moral? Topic: The Nature of Morality In 1,000-1,250 words, address the following: 1.What is Plato’s notion of justice and how does it conflict with that of Thrasymachus? 2.In light of this debate, what do you think is the purpose of right conduct? In other words, why be moral? Delineate at least two reasons why people should live by a moral code. 3.Support your claims with logical reasoning. Use the GCU Library to locate three to five sources in support of your content. Prepare this assignment according to...

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The Bathtub Period (Chapter 15, pp. 708 - 709) Case Study Question Should Jerry go to the General Manager Why or why not Think back to what is expected of a project manager and the project charter. Answer - Given that the project was strategic in nature for the company, the loss of key personnel to other projects is a very big risk that could impact delivery and quality of the project. Also, Jerry and his team had really worked very hard to ensure that they make up the management reserve that will keep them on the project, an action that they for ensuring project success. However,...

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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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ACCT 301 (Essential of Accounting) Week 1 ACCT 301 Week 1 Homework Problems Week 2 Week 2: Internal Controls - Discussion Describe what you think is the most important control activity that a company can implement. Why do you think that the one you chose is the most important? Describe one of the three elements that are present when fraud occurs. Week 2 Assignments: ACCT 301 Week 2 Quiz (15 MCQ's) (TCO 1) Which of the following would not be considered an external user of accounting data for XYZ Company? (TCO 1) The cost of assets consumed or services used is also known as...

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HSM 410 Healthcare Policy Devry All Discussions Week 1-7 Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 What exactly is Health Care Policy? Who does it affect? Week 1 DQ 2 Healthcare policy are the rules, regulation and guidelines that exist to operate, finance and shape healthcare delivery. Healthcare policy covers a range of health related issues including the financing of healthcare, public health, preventive healthcare, chronic illness and disability, long-term care and mental health. Week 2 Week 2 DQ 1 What have been some of the forces driving the organization of U.S. health care? Week 2 DQ...

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HSM 410 Healthcare Policy Complete Course Devry Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 What exactly is Health Care Policy? Who does it affect? Week 1 DQ 2 Healthcare policy are the rules, regulation and guidelines that exist to operate, finance and shape healthcare delivery. Healthcare policy covers a range of health related issues including the financing of healthcare, public health, preventive healthcare, chronic illness and disability, long-term care and mental health. Week 2 Week 2 DQ 1 What have been some of the forces driving the organization of U.S. health care? Week 2 DQ 2 Why have...

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HSM 542 Healthcare Rights and Responsibilities Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 Intentional Torts in Healthcare (Graded) Select one of the intentional torts discussed in your text and provide an example of how this tort takes place in healthcare. As leader of your own healthcare facility, what steps could you take and what processes could you implement to reduce the risk of this tort occurring in your own facility? Week 1 DQ 2 Most Pressing Ethical Issues (Graded) What do you see as the most pressing ethical issue in healthcare today? Tell us why you see this issue as particularly...

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Statistics for Business: Decision Making and Analysis. When and why would a business owner want to preform a median calculation to make a decision instead of calculating the mean Assignment Grading Course: Name When and why a business owner would want to perform median calculation instead of mean? Your name Professor's Name [optional] University When and why a business owner would want to perform median calculation instead of mean? The mean is used in practical decision making as its most popular measure to calculate the central tendency of the data set. The median on the other...

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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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BSOP 434 Logistics All Homework Week 1 Homework Questions 1. Distinguish between possession, form, time, and place utility. 2. Why do contemporary supply chains need to be fast and agile? 3. Discuss some of the ways that inventory can be reduced in the supply chain. 4. Distinguish between a fixed order quantity and fixed order interval system. Which one generally requires more safety stock? Why? 5. What are implications of the JIT approach for supply chain management? Week 2 Homework Questions 1. Why is transportation important to a firm’s supply chain operations? 2. Why...

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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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ECON 312 Principles of Economics Week 1 Week 1 Quiz Set 1 (TCO 1) The general concern of economics is with the study of the (TCO 1) The term scarcity in economics refers to the fact that (TCO 1) Are the goods that businesses offer for "free" to consumers also free to society? (TCO 1) Which is considered to be an economic resource by economists? (TCO 1) If an economy is producing at a point inside a production possibilities curve, then (TCO 1) Which would not be characteristic of a capitalist economy? (TCO 1) The term dollar votes means (TCO 1) The circular flow model (TCO...

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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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Read Americas Worst Judges. Choose one of the three cases to discuss in detail. In your own words, provide an overview of the case. Discuss the specific ethical issues, specifically Why do you think the judge chose to be unethical What were the repercussions of their actions? How do you think this impacted the view of the court system? ANSWER Why do you think the judge chose to be unethical? Judge Blackburnes unethical conduct was clearly self-motivated. Her internalized desire to do what was ethical was not there. A judge has a lot of power within the criminal justice system and...

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Ordinary Men Name Institution Write a 4-5 page paper (double-spaced) that makes an argument on one of the following questions: 1. Were the Germans who perpetrated the Holocaust truly "ordinary"? Why and/or why not? Note: You should frame your paper almost entirely around Christopher Browning's arguments in Ordinary Men: Possible sub-themes: How does he define "ordinary."? What are his categories and/or criteria? What are the sources he uses to access the history of these men? What are the strengths of Browning's argument and evidence? Do the examples he give as the book goes along...

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09/13/2016 The Emergence of Christianity REL 110 Course Paper ("No Cover Sheet") Instructions 1. Create an introduction. This first paragraph should include a lead in and thesis statement and clearly present the main idea of your position paper. Many writers prefer to place the thesis at the end of the first paragraph, but this doesn't have to be the case. 2. Explain your view. Tell the reader why you're taking the position you've chosen and offer evidence supporting your opinion. Be sure to present the information in a logical order and avoid making any statements that lack...

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PSYCH 625 Week 5: Time to Practice and Statistics Project Part A Some questions in Part A require that you access data from Statistics for People Who (ThinkThey) Hate Statistics. This data is available on the student website under the Student Text Resources link. Use the following data to answer Questions 1a and 1b. Total no. of problems correct (out of a possible 20) Attitude toward test taking (out of a possible 100) 17 94 13 73 12 59 15 80 16 93 14 85 16 66 16 79 18 77 19 91 a. Compute the Pearson product-moment correlation coefficient by hand and show all your work. b....

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1. Why can plain-view searches be called nonsearches? Identify and describe the situations when the three conditions of the plain-view doctrine apply. 2. Identify and give an example of each of the two elements that determines whether property is abandoned for Fourth Amendment purposes. 3. Does unprovoked flight + high-crime area = reasonable suspicion? Explain 4. Identify the characteristics of a full custodial arrest and contrast it with a stop. Why do we call arrests a zone and not a point? 5. Compare the definition of reasonable suspicion with probable cause. What two interests...

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ACC 421 Week 4 DQs Discussion Questions What does a statement of cash flows tell you about a company? Why is the statement of cash flows important? Can a company have profits but no cash? Why? What is included in each section of the statement of cash flows? What does each section tell you about a company? Which of the three classifications of activities included on a statement of cash flows is the most important? Why? What are the differences between the direct and indirect method of presenting a statement of cash flows? Which method of presenting a statement of cash flows is the...

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**ACC 421 Week 3** **Individual** Assignments From the Text **Resource:** _Intermediate Accounting_ **Write** responses to Exercises E5-5 & E5-12 in Ch. 5 and Exercises E24-2 & E24-4 in Ch. 24 in _Intermediate Accounting._ **Individual** Full Disclosure Paper **Resource:** _Intermediate Accounting_ **Write** a 700-word paper addressing the following:   * Answer Question 2 in Ch. 24. * Explain the need for full disclosure in financial reporting. Identify possible consequences of failing to properly disclose certain items in financial statements. **Learning Team** Assignments...

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**ACC 421 Week 4** **Individual** Assignments From the Text **Resource:** _Intermediate Accounting_ **Write** responses to Exercises E5-5 & E5-12 in Ch. 5 and Exercises E24-2 & E24-4 in Ch. 24 in _Intermediate Accounting._ **Individual** Full Disclosure Paper **Resource:** _Intermediate Accounting_ **Write** a 700-word paper addressing the following: * Answer Question 2 in Ch. 24. * Explain the need for full disclosure in financial reporting. Identify possible consequences of failing to properly disclose certain items in financial statements. **Learning Team** Assignments From...

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**ACC 422 Week 4 DQs** What are the criteria for classifying an item as a current liability? What are some examples of current liabilities? Why is it important to classify a portion of long-term debt on a yearly basis as a current liability? What is the implication of misclassifying a liability as current or long-term? What is a contingency? Why are contingencies important to users of financial statements? What are the criteria for recording contingencies? Should companies record a liability for threatened litigation? Explain why or why not. What is a bond? What are some features of a...

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MKT 438 Week 1 DQs Discussion Questions 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...

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MKT 438 Week 4 DQs What potential effects might a crisis have on an organization? Explain your answer. What are the benefits of an organization developing a proactive crisis management plan? Explain your answer. Why is it important for an organization to communicate quickly and honestly in a crisis situation? Why is it important to integrate anticipated crisis responses in an organizations proactive PR planning? Why should an organization be concerned with both proactive and reactive crisis management? Why is it important to inform the external publics of significant events within the...

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MKT 438 Week 4 Individual Assignment Effective Communication Case Study Analysis Resources: The Practice of Public Relations Select one of the following case studies located in The Practice of Public Relations or a case study assigned or approved by faculty: The Tylenol Murders, Ch. 2 Exxon Corporations Bad Good Friday, Ch. 5 The Katrina Kalamity, Ch. 13 Wendys Fingers a Hoaxer, Ch. 19 Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word case study analysis in which you evaluate the effectiveness of communication between an organization and its publics. Evaluate the effectiveness of the communication...

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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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**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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**Course Project Part II** **Introduction** You will assume that you still work as a financial analyst for AirJet Best Parts, Inc. The company is considering a capital investment in a new machine and you are in charge of making a recommendation on the purchase based on (1) a given rate of return of 15% (Task 4) and (2) the firms cost of capital (Task 5). **Task 4. Capital Budgeting for a New Machine** A few months have now passed and AirJet Best Parts, Inc. is considering the purchase on a new machine that will increase the production of a special component significantly. The...

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FIN 324 All DQs Week 1 Discussion Questions Discuss the difference between financial and managerial accounting. What is the Financial Accounting Standards Board? What is their purpose? Discuss the difference between financial and managerial accounting. Discuss the difference between Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) and Certified Managerial Accountants (CMAs) What is the Financial Accounting Standards Board? What is their purpose? Describe in detail the purpose of the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC). What was the purpose of the Sarbanes Oxley Act of 2002? What is a Sub...

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FIN 324 Complete Course Week 1 Individual Assignment: Ethics Article Review Resources: Electronic Reserve Readings, Internet Locate an article discussing ethics in accounting and financial decision-making. Prepare a 350- to 700-word review of your selected article. Use the Electronic Reserve Readings (ERR) for FIN/324, the Internet, or other resources locate an article discussing ethics in accounting and financial decision making. Address the following items in your review: Summarize the article. Relate the article to the weeks assigned readings. Discuss how the concepts of...

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FIN 370 All DQs Week 1 Discussion Questions Discuss the difference between financial and managerial accounting. What is the Financial Accounting Standards Board? What is their purpose? Discuss the difference between financial and managerial accounting. Discuss the difference between Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) and Certified Managerial Accountants (CMAs) What is the Financial Accounting Standards Board? What is their purpose? Describe in detail the purpose of the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC). What was the purpose of the Sarbanes Oxley Act of 2002? What is a Sub...

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LITR 221 Week 6 Discussion Instructions: Please post no fewer than 300 words, making sure to balance your answers to the separate parts. You should use quotations from the text to support your points, but make sure they don't dominate your posts. Week 6: Part I: Discuss Roethke's "My Papa's Waltz" from the perspective of the adult speaker as he reflects on his childhood perception of his father. This poem usually invites debate among students: is it a memory of child abuse at the hands of an alcoholic father or a beloved memory of exuberant horseplay? Hint: The title of the poem...

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A+ TUTORIAL FOR THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS!! Get a great grade using this guide! 1. Explain one reason many people around the United States choose to relocate to Arizona. 2. Compare the pros and cons of electing judges in the state of Arizona. 3. Explain why water rights in Arizona were important. 4. Explain why there is controversy over State immigration reform and Federal immigration reform. 5. Explain why the Gold Rush was important to the Livestock industry. 6. Summarize the importance of Don Estevan Ochoa. 7. Explain what the political forces were involved in...

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BSHS 442 Exam Received a 96.5% 1. Describe the differences between arbitration and mediation. 2. Why is it important for a mediator to remain neutral during the mediation process? 3. Name three ethical issues that a mediator might face and explain why they are important. 4. Under what circumstances might BATNA negotiations be effective? Why? 5. A couple is undergoing mediation to help them resolve parenting issues during a divorce. The mother feels strongly that the children (age 5 and 7) should live with her and spend every other weekend with their father. The father feels...

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BSHS 442 Week 5 Quiz 1. Describe the differences between arbitration and mediation. 2. Why is it important for a mediator to remain neutral during the mediation process? 3. Name three ethical issues that a mediator might face and explain why they are important. 4. Under what circumstances might BATNA negotiations be effective? Why? 5. A couple is undergoing mediation to help them resolve parenting issues during a divorce. The mother feels strongly that the children (age 5 and 7) should live with her and spend every other weekend with their father. The father feels strongly that the...

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Why are companies required to prepare a statement of cash flows? Why is the statement of cash flows divided into three sections? What does each section tell you about the operations of a company? What are the differences between the direct and indirect presentation of cash flows? Why does the Financial Accounting Standards Board allow both methods? Which do you prefer? Why? The statement of cash flows shows exactly how a company used its cash. Net income can sometimes be a distorted figure and to best understand whether a company can continue to fund its...

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Task 1 Discuss why each essay does or does not display plagiarism. How could the author have avoided plagiarism when using sources in the essay Task 2 Next, look at each essay and judge its merit as an argument. How would you better carry out each argument? What suggestions do you have to make each argument more valid? Task 1 Going through each of the essays it has been found that both the essays have been infused with the folly of plagiarizing. In both the essays lack of proper citation has been noticed and this lack of citation has turned the essays into plagiarized ones. In the...

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Below is a job description for an entry-level help desk position. Job Description The prospective employer has asked the top four candidates to explain why he or she should be hired, i.e., what sets them apart from other qualified applicants. Review this week's You Decide content item to see what each candidate has to say and review their resumes. Then, tell us who you would hire and why ANSWER Reading and going through all the given resumes and considering the fact that this is a job opening for an entry level help desk position then I would surely consider to hire dimini...

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Which subcultures or counter-cultures do you personally belong to What makes your group(s) a subculture; explain why you see this as a subculture? How do your group's norms, values, clothing style, foods, language and beliefs compare to the mainstream American culture? How would you describe your group's relationship with the mainstream culture; to what degree is your group accepted or not accepted by the mainstream? Subculture can be defined as "A cultural group within a larger culture, often having beliefs or interest at variance with those of the larger culture" ("Definition of...

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Category ECO 372 When u go inside the category course link detail description are given below Link name ECO 372 Week 1 Discussion Question 1 Why is economics considered a social science? What role does economics play in your personal and professional lives? ECO 372 Week 1 Discussion Question 2 What is the difference between real and nominal GDP? Does GDP accurately reflect the nation's welfare? Why or why not? How can a country's GDP be manipulated? In your opinion, is the U.S. GDP being manipulated? Explain your answer. ECO 372 Week 2 Discussion Question 1 Explain...

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Why Rome Fell (a condensed version) The sun had long ago set, the newborn moon peeked out from behind a scattering of thin, high clouds. From a vantage point atop one of seven hills I could see glimpses of how this great city must once have looked. The mammoth buildings seem to shed their long years and are once again as they were; huge, awe inspiring, it is as if a portal in time had opened and I am afforded a glimpse into what was Rome. What could have caused this once master of all cities to fall? This paper will attempt to describe some of the explanations...

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Many people do not like or trust single point estimates for things they need measured. Looking back at the data examples you have provided in the previous discussion questions on this issue, how might adding confidence intervals help managers accept the results better? Why? Ask a manger in your organization if they would prefer a single point estimate or a range for important measures, and why? Please share what they say. ANSWER The main issue with the single point estimate is that that give a point estimate. So we can get that the required estimate of the population parameter...

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BA431 MIDTERM Grantham Answers 1. Explain why it is difficult to obtain a single, universal definition of quality. 2. Describe the relationship between quality and personal values. 3. Discuss the importance of employees and information technology in the delivery of service quality. Use two examples of service firms to help support your discussion. 4. Identify two key components of service system quality. Explain why these components are particularly important to service system quality (when compared to manufacturing system quality). 5. Explain the challenges for top...

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Define variable costs and fixed costs, and use an example. Are these cost classifications in any way related to direct and indirect costs? Why are these cost classifications important in Managerial Accounting? Variable costs are those costs which are dependent on the number of products manufactured. The variable cost increases as the volume increases and it decreases with the decrease in production. For example raw material cost is the variable cost, as company manufacture more goods cost for raw material increases while less production uses fewer raw materials and hence variable cost...

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Please write a Memo on Teamwork and within the Memo you are required to describe what you want to do and why. The memo can additionally be characterized as a "micro case study analysis" or an "executive summary." Memos needs be to address to a supervisor or boss. To keep in line with APA format, the body of your summary memo should be no more than 750 words, approximately three double-spaced pages. Note: Charts, figures and tables do not count against the word limit as long as they are informative. Please include citations in APA format and please include in text citationsTo: The...

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Write a 1500 word paper in which you describe three pieces of legislation that have been critical in defining the rights of management and unions Why are the laws you chose important and what role did they play in shaping today's management-union relationship? Table of Contents Pieces of Legislation2 Important Laws for management-union relationship3 How these laws are important for Union-Management Relationship?7 REFERENCES8 Pieces of Legislation The three pieces of legislationthat have been critical in defining the rights of management and unions are: Norris-LaGuardia...

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ACC 561 Costing Methods Paper1-- Would it be better to use the variable or absorption costing method, and why Costing Methods Paper ACC/561 Costing Methods Paper Would it be better to use the variable or absorption costing method, and why? In this case it would be more favorable to use the absorption method because with this method, the company only incorporates the overhead that is allocated to the number of units sold which is 81,400. The variable method calculates fixed overhead as a period expense which is calculated based off the 93,300 units that were produced but only if...

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A+ Solution Answer the following questions: 1. Who is Zits; what has happened to him and his parent? 2. What is Zits portrayal of foster parents? See p. 8. Do you agree with him? Explain. 3. Why does Zits end up in jail? 4. What is Zits like? Describe him? Do you find him to be sympathetic/unsympathetic/ambiguous? Explain. 5. What is Zits relationship with Dave the cop? Why is it that way? 6. What is the White boys name, and why is his name significant? Why does Zits like him? What do you think of him? 7. What do you think happens after the bank scene? 8. Who is Hank Storm, and...

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Question: What are the main financial statements? In order of importance, list the statements. Why did you rank the statements in the order you did? Why does GAAP require all statements? Why is it necessary to prepare the formal financial statements if all the data are on the adjusted trial balance? There are four main financial statements. The consist of: BALANCE SHEETS INCOME STATEMENTS CASH FLOW STATEMENTS STATEMENT OF SHAREHOLDERS' EQUITY Balance sheets show what a company owns and what it owes at a fixed point of time. Income statements show how much money a company made and spent...

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A+ Solution Step 1 Read the scenario about an ethical issue. The net income of Steinbach & Sons, a department store, decreased sharply during 2009. Mort Steinbach, owner of the store, anticipates the need for a bank loan in 2010. Late in 2009, Steinbach instructs the store's accountant to record a $2,000 sale of furniture to the Steinbach family, even though the goods will not be shipped from the manufacturer until January 2010. Steinbach also tells the accountant to make the following December 31, 2009, adjusting entries: Salaries owed to...

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A+Solution Assignment 1: LASA 2 – Analysis of Real Merger/Acquisition Cases Using the library, Internet and other sources, locate two examples of mergers or acquisitions that failed. Be sure the articles contain enough information about what actually happened in the failed merger or acquisition so that you can answer the questions below. Directions: 1. Write a review comparing the two unsuccessful mergers/acquisitions you found. Address the following questions for each of the mergers/acquisitions you chose: a. What was the motive behind the merger/acquisition? What internal and...

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A+ Solution University of Phoenix 100% Correct 1 If an automotive service center has an issue with a car not being clean when returned to a customer, the poka-yoke corrective action might include what? 2 Why is the planning phase often referred to as Phase 0 (Zero) of the generic product development process? 3 What is a company trying to optimize in the most common approach to developing a workcenter layout? 4 For which key organizational functions are tasks and responsibilities identified for all the steps of the generic product development process? 5 Poka-yoke is a...

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Many people say that Microsoft has a near monopoly in the operating system market, but argue that consumers are better off than if there were many competing operating systems. Why might they make such a claim? Sol: The Microsoft control is self-evident, if the Justice Section's lawyers are to be supposed. In the grievance filed in contradiction of Microsoft in the U.S. Region Court of the Area of Columbia on May 18, 1998, the Fairness Department declares clearly that "Microsoft owns (and for numerous years has controlled) control power in the marketplace for individual computer...

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BUS 499 Business Administration Capstone DISCUSSION 1 "International Opportunities" Please respond to the following: Determine why, given the advantages of international diversification, some firms choose not to expand internationally. Provide specific examples to support your response. As firms attempt to internationalize, they may be tempted to locate their facilities where business regulation laws are lax. Discuss the advantages and potential risks of such an approach, using specific examples to support your response. DISCUSSION 2 "Cooperative Strategy" Please respond to the...

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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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Why must the scores for each variable be changed into deviation scores in the first step of determining the correlation coefficient? Explain your answer. What is the logic behind using the sum of the products of deviation scores as the numerator of the formula for the correlation coefficient? Is this logic sound? Explain why or why not. If we look at the correlation equation we will see that each score of each variable is changed into deviation scores. This is done by subtracting the mean of the respective variable from the original score. The reason behind this is because the idea is...

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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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Week 4 - Discussion 1 Financial Accounting & Analysis Consider the following scenario: Your friend (who is also in school) just emailed you to express frustration with his accounting class. In the email, he said, "Why do I need to take accounting? What will I ever need to know about reporting and analyzing long-lived assets? I am a management major." Write a 100- to 250-word response to your friend, including specific details about the benefits of learning accounting. Focus particularly on reporting and analyzing long-lived assets from a manager's perspective. Discuss the...

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SOCS 350 Week 1 Assignment; Why Do I Need To Know This (SOCS 350 Cultural Diversity in the Professions - Chamberlain) Your Name Why Do I Need To Know This? DeVry University Online Cultural Diversity in the Professions Dr. Peter Conis May 8, 2014 Cultural, ethnic, and gender differences are very important to understanding in a business and this is because it can be a concern for many people in the business. Cultural differences in the workplace are basically like the experiment we did this week in class. Cultural diversity is basically to be different from others. Ethnic...

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What is the difference between a policy and a procedure? Why is it important for an organization to have a set of policies and procedures? Should management regularly review these policies and procedures? Why or why not? You require plans and methods for the basic reason that without them nothing at all can be done. Companies will fall into mayhem without them and daily functions will cease. Plans and methods mirror the way a company functions. They explain what the company wishes to do, why it desires it done and the way to do it. They may be both written and unwritten. Plans...

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HRM 595 (Negotiation Skills - Devry Keller) Week 2 Prenegotiation Planning and Differences Discussion Question 1 What is Framing & Why Should I do It Top of Form Week 2: Prenegotiation Planning and Differences - Discussion What is Framing & Why Should I do It? (graded) To what extent does the way you frame a problem influence the outcome of negotiation? Can you change your frame once negotiations begin?Can youhave more than one frame? What if the other side frames the problem differently than you do? Provide examples from you own experience in answering...

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ACC 291 week 4 DQ 1 Why are companies required to prepare a statement of cash flows? Why is the statement of cash flows divided into three sections? What does each section tell you about the operations of a company? What are the differences between the direct and indirect presentation of cash flows? Why does the Financial Accounting Standards Board allow both methods? Which do you prefer? Why? The statement of cash flows shows exactly how a company used its cash. Net income can sometimes be a distorted figure and to best understand whether a company can...

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Econ 100 Explain why an economy's income must equal its expenditure. why an economy's income must equal its expenditure. The reason that an economy's income must be same as its expenditure is simply that every transaction has two parties: a buyer and a seller. Every dollar of spending by some buyer is a dollar of income for some seller. Thus, the transaction contributes equally to the economy's income and to its expenditure. Hence no disparity can exist between the two. Sometimes at the beginning of an economic boom, total employment increases sharply but the unemployment rate does not...

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ACC 421 Week 4 Discussion Question 1 What does the statement of cash flows tell you about a company? Why is the statement of cash flows important? Can a company have profits but no cash? Why or Why not?

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Study Guide: Lesson 2 The Importance of Philosophy in General Lesson Overview Having discussed what philosophy is, we now consider why it is important to study philosophy. We will divide our discussion into 2 parts: (1) Why is it important for all persons in general and (2) Why is it specifically important for Christians to study philosophy? We begin, in true philosophic fashion, by examining the question itself: what do mean by philosophy being important and we introduce the idea of the philosophic mindset. We then examine 5 reasons why it is important for all persons to adopt...

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A+ Grade Solution PSY 352 Week 5 Benchmark - HIV Prevention Plan Topic: Cancer and Chronic Illnesses You will be creating an HIV prevention plan (750-1,000-words minimum). This plan will focus on how to reduce new HIV infections among heterosexuals, homosexuals, IV drug users, infants/children or adolescents in a culture of your choice. How you go about this is up to you, but it is important to use the research when formulating your plan. Any variables you select should be backed up by research. In this prevention plan, you will: 1.Choose a culture and...

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ACCT 504 Accounting and Finance, Managerial Use and Analysis Midterm and Final Exam (14 Sets) Week 4 Midterm Exam Set 1 (TCOs A, B, and C) Which of the following statements concerning users of accounting information is incorrect? (TCO C) Paying back long-term debt is an example of a(n) (TCO A) Resources owned by a business are referred to as (TCO A) On a classified balance sheet, prepaid expenses are classified as (TCO B) For 2012, LBJ Corporation reported net income of $40,000; net sales $1,400,000; and weighted average shares outstanding of 10,000. There were no preferred stock...

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ACCT 301 Week 4 Midterm Exam Set 1 (4 MCQ's and Problem) (TCO 1) Suppose your company sold $25,000 in merchandise to a customer for cash. How does this transaction impact the accounting equation? (Points : 12) (TCO 2) Suppose your company sold $50,000 in merchandise to a customer for cash. How does this transaction impact the accounting equation? (Points : 12) (TCO 3) Rationalization is one of the components of the fraud triangle. What types of rationalization could a person use to justify misconduct? How can a company protect itself from rationalization as a part of fraud? (Points :...

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ACCT 301 (Essential of Accounting)All Quizes Midterm & final Exam ACCT 301 Week 2 Quiz (15 MCQ's) (TCO 1) Which of the following would not be considered an external user of accounting data for XYZ Company? (TCO 1) The cost of assets consumed or services used is also known as _________. (TCO 1) The financial statement that summarizes the changes in retained earnings for a specific period of time is the _________. (TCO 1) Pinson Company began the year with retained earnings of $210,000. During the year, the company recorded revenues of $300,000, expenses of $228,000, and paid dividends...

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ACCT 301 (Essential of Accounting)All Quizes Midterm & final Exam ACCT 301 Week 2 Quiz (15 MCQ's) (TCO 1) Which of the following would not be considered an external user of accounting data for XYZ Company? (TCO 1) The cost of assets consumed or services used is also known as _________. (TCO 1) The financial statement that summarizes the changes in retained earnings for a specific period of time is the _________. (TCO 1) Pinson Company began the year with retained earnings of $210,000. During the year, the company recorded revenues of $300,000, expenses of $228,000, and paid dividends...

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ACCT 346 (Introduction to Managerial Accounting) Complete Course Week 1-7 and Midterm Exam Week 1 DQ 1 Ethics and Ethical Behaviour (Graded) The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX) has emphasized the importance of ethical ehaviour and codes of conduct. Discuss the costs and benefits of the ethical environment. If a poor ethical environment results in costs to an organization, what are they? Conversely, what are the benefits of a good ethical environment? DQ 2 Managerial and Financial Accounting (Graded) Flexibility, timeliness, and forward looking is said to be the prominent...

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ACCT 346 (Introduction to Managerial Accounting) Complete Course Week 1 Discussion 1 Ethics and Ethical Behaviour (Graded) The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX) has emphasized the importance of ethical ehaviour and codes of conduct. Discuss the costs and benefits of the ethical environment. If a poor ethical environment results in costs to an organization, what are they? Conversely, what are the benefits of a good ethical environment? Discussion 2 Managerial and Financial Accounting (Graded) Flexibility, timeliness, and forward looking is said to be the prominent trait of modern...

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ACCT 346 Managerial Accounting Complete Course Discussion Question Week 1-7 Week 1 Discussion 1 Ethics and Ethical Behaviour (Graded) The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX) has emphasized the importance of ethical ehaviour and codes of conduct. Discuss the costs and benefits of the ethical environment. If a poor ethical environment results in costs to an organization, what are they? Conversely, what are the benefits of a good ethical environment? Discussion 2 Managerial and Financial Accounting (graded) Flexibility, timeliness, and forward looking is said to be the prominent...

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A+ Grade Solutions ACC 206 Week 1 DQ1 Cash Flows Information (New) Ashford University What information does the cash flow statement provide that you cannot see in the other financial statements (income statement, balance sheet, owner’s equity)? What elements of the cash flow statement do you think are most important for company management to monitor and why? Is this different for investors? Guided Response: Review your peers’ postings. Respond to at least two of classmates, letting them know whether you agree with the use of the cash flow statement and why. Additionally, share...

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Discuss the contribution of the article to our knowledge of CSR - i.e., discuss why the article is important to our understanding of CSR. In short, why does this articlematter? 1. Be sure to use at least one additional source from the library (other than your chosen article) to support your discussion and analysis (choose a source that isnotincluded in the Background section of Module 2). CSR - Definition Corporate Social Responsibility can be defined as: Persistent commitment by corporation to perform morally and donate to economic growth while improving the quality of life of the...

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BSOP 326 Total Quality Management Complete Course Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 What is total quality management (TQM)? Is it something you can install, like a refrigerator? How do you know TQM when you see it? Week 1 DQ 2 When we talk about a system view, what are we interested in and why? Why is a system view so important to have if you are going to implement TQM? Week 2 Week 2 DQ 1 Are Dr. Deming’s 14 Points clear, concise, and achievable? If not, what do you think he had in mind? In Deming’s view, who needs to do what and why? Week 2 DQ 2 The authors of our text talk...

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BSOP 326 Total Quality Management Complete Course Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 What is total quality management (TQM)? Is it something you can install, like a refrigerator? How do you know TQM when you see it? Week 1 DQ 2 When we talk about a system view, what are we interested in and why? Why is a system view so important to have if you are going to implement TQM? Week 2 Week 2 DQ 1 Are Dr. Deming’s 14 Points clear, concise, and achievable? If not, what do you think he had in mind? In Deming’s view, who needs to do what and why? Week 2 DQ 2 The authors of our text talk...

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_A+ Grade Work_ ####**LITR 221 Week 6 Discussion Questions** **Instructions:** Please post no fewer than 300 words, making sure to balance your answers to the separate parts. You should use quotations from the text to support your points, but make sure they don't dominate your posts. **Week 6:** **Part I:** Discuss Roethke's "My Papa's Waltz" from the perspective of the adult speaker as he reflects on his childhood perception of his father. This poem usually invites debate among students: is it a memory of child abuse at the hands of an alcoholic father or a beloved memory of...

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Do you think the law should allow these kinds of creative expressions? Why? a. Yes. There are so many different ways to express you artistically; many of th e people who do aren t looking for a profit so I don t see why it shouldn t be allowed . 2. How can creative culture of user generated content be revived? Why is it impo rtant? Or not? a. No. In this day when the government is putting a lid on the internet things l ike this can t be revived but I feel like it s something that s very important; self e xpression. 3. Is Creative Commons good for copyright holders and market competition?...

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BUS591: Financial Accounting & Analysis Week 4 - Discussion 1 Consider the following scenario: Your friend (who is also in school) just emailed you to express frustration with his accounting class. In the email, he said, "Why do I need to take accounting? What will I ever need to know about reporting and analyzing long-lived assets? I am a management major." Write a 100- to 250-word response to your friend, including specific details about the benefits of learning accounting. Focus particularly on reporting and analyzing long-lived assets from a manager's perspective. Discuss the benefit...

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SEC 571 Week 4 Midterm Solutions -------------------------------------------------- 1. Question (TCO A) What are the three goals of security in computing? For each goal, list two controls that can be implemented to help achieve that goal. 2. Question (TCO A) May a database contain two identical records without a negative effect on the integrity of the database? Why or why not? 3. Question (TCO B) It’s been said that firewalls are dead. Some think that, because of the prevalence of application-layer attacks, packet filtering firewalls are of no real use in protecting networks. Name three...

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SEC 571 Full Course Project Week 3, Week 7 ---------------------------------------------------------------- - SEC 571 Week 3 Course Project - Phase I (Part I) - SEC 571 Week 7 Course Project - Phase II (Part I and II) SEC 571 Week 4 Midterm Solutions -------------------------------------------------- 1. Question (TCO A) What are the three goals of security in computing? For each goal, list two controls that can be implemented to help achieve that goal. 2. Question (TCO A) May a database contain two identical records without a negative effect on the integrity of the database? Why or why...

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ACCT 301 Week 4 Midterm - Version 1 ------------------------------------------------------- - Page 1 - (TCO 1) Suppose your company sold $25,000 in merchandise to a customer for cash. How does this transaction impact the accounting equation? (Points : 12) - (TCO 2) Suppose your company sold $50,000 in merchandise to a customer for cash. How does this transaction impact the accounting equation? (Points : 12) - (TCO 3) Rationalization is one of the components of the fraud triangle. What types of rationalization could a person use to justify misconduct? How can a company protect itself from...

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Week 1 DQ 1 Why Productivity Matters It is sometimes easy to overlook the importance of productivity. National figures are often reported in the media. They may seem to be ho-hum; theres nothing glamorous about them to get our attention. But make no mistake; they are key economic indicatorsbarometer, if you will, that affect everybody. How? High productivity and high standard of living go hand-in-hand. If a country becomes more service-based, as the United States has become, some (but not all) high-productivity manufacturing jobs are replaced by lower-productivity service jobs. That makes...

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ACC 220 Survey of Accounting the Maze of Numbers Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 Based on what you know about accounting, what role do you see it playing in business operations? How dependent do you think a business is on its accounting department? Why? Week 1 DQ 2: Why are ethics so important in the field of accounting? Week 1 Assignment: Checkpoint Career Opportunities Week 2 Week 2Assignments: Assignment Financial Statements Checkpoint Proprietorships, Partnerships, and Corporations Week 3 Week 3 DQ 1 Post your response to the following: When reviewing a...

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ACC 291 Week 2 DQ 3 Would you rather buy a bond at a discount or a premium rate? Why? What is the determining factor of whether a bond is sold at a discount, face, or premium? What does your annual statement say about bonds? Would you rather buy a bond at a discount or a premium rate? Why? What is the determining factor of whether a bond is sold at a discount, face, or premium? What does your annual statement say about bonds? Companies issue bonds because it is a common method of obtaining funding. Many companies would not be able to expand their business or...

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MIS 581 - Systems Analysis, Planning And Control ----------------------------------------------------------------- Keller Graduate School Of Management Question 2. (TCO A) List and describe four of the seven phases of the systems development life cycle. Question 2. (TCO B) Why is it usually more advantageous to a company to buy a commercial software product than to attempt to produce one in-house or through outsourcing. Question 3. (TCO C) Describe why traditional engineering methodologies, like waterfall, do not work for software development. Question 4. (TCOs G and H) List and describe...

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For this SLP, your **task** is to write a 2-3 page essay in which you address each of the three items below: (A)  Explain why hazardous waste was not initially stored properly at the Love Canal site. (B)  What methods were used to remediate the hazardous waste site at Love Canal? (C)  Compare and contrast the landfill at Love Canal to that of a conventional solid waste landfill

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**Instructions: A term project, which is a 1000-word APA Style paper. The project should have 1000-words of substance not counting the cover and reference page. Required to use at least three scholarly references** **APA Style guidelines.** ** ** **Topic :Evaluate why plagiarism undermines Criminal Justice/Security Management writing & research.**

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ACC 291 Week 3 Individual Assignment Week Three Resources: Ch. 10 of Financial Accounting. Complete Exercise E10-6, E10-8, & E10-18. Complete Problem 10-3A & 10-6A. Submit utilizing the Microsoft Excel template provided in the Course Materials forum. Discussion Questions What types of industries have unearned revenue? Why is unearned revenue considered a liability? When is the unearned revenue recognized in the financial statements? Why is preferred stock referred to as preferred? What are some of the features added to preferred stock that make it more attractive to investors?...

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ACC 291 Week 4 DQs Discussion Questions Why are companies required to prepare a statement of cash flows? Why is the statement of cash flows divided into three sections? What does each section tell you about the operations of a company? What are some common ratios used to analyze financial information? Which are the most important? What are some examples of how ratios are used in the decision making process?

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ACC 349 Complete Course Week 1 Individual Assignments Ch. 1 Prepare written responses to the following assignments from Ch. 1 of Managerial Accounting: Tools for Business Decision Making: Exercise E1-7 Ethics Case BYP 1-7 Discussion Questions There are some key differences between financial and managerial accounting. How do these differences impact the type of information that must be gathered and reported? What are the differences between job-cost and process cost systems? Give some examples of when it would be appropriate to use each type of system. There are...

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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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ACC 423 Week 1 Individual Assignment 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.

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**ISCOM 305 Week 3 DQs** Hello Everyone, a number of quality-management philosophies hold that prevention costs are the most critical quality-related costs. What is the logic behind this premise? Would you apply this logic as an operations manager? Explain why or why not. What is quality management? Why is it important for every manager to understand? How might a quality-management program affect productivity? What are the major elements of project management? Describe the role of the project manager in conjunction with project control. What are the requisite skills that the project...

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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 1. 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 Inc....

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**MAT 117 Week 5 DQs** Please post a response to the following discussion question by clicking on Reply. Is this equation true or false? Explain why. **In your own words, explain the first condition that must be met for a simplified radical. Explain why 5/sqrt(2) is not simplified and demonstrate the steps we must take to simplify it.** Review section 10.2 (p. 692) of your text. Describe two laws of exponents and provide an example illustrating each law. Explain how to simplify your expression. How do the laws work with rational exponents? Provide the class with a third expression...

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**BCOM 275 Week 3 DQs** What suggestions would you offer a new employee to help them effectively communicate in your workplace when meeting face-to-face, sending an e-mail, and during a meeting? What would be the most effective channel to communicate with your boss? Why is this? Why are other channels less effective? You are preparing to write a formal report to be presented to the management at your workplace.   What are some potential needs for the audience that you should be aware of when writing the report?   What are the risks of not considering the needs of the audience? What...

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**ACC 291 Week 3** **Individual** Assignment Week Three **Resources:** Ch. 10 of _Financial Accounting._ **Complete** Exercise E10-6, E10-8, & E10-18. **Complete** Problem 10-3A & 10-6A. **Submit** utilizing the Microsoft® Excel® template provided in the Course Materials forum. **Discussion Questions** What types of industries have unearned revenue? Why is unearned revenue considered a liability? When is the unearned revenue recognized in the financial statements? Why is preferred stock referred to as _preferred_? What are some of the features added to preferred stock that...

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**ACC 291 Week 4** **Individual** Assignment Week Four **Resources:** Ch. 11 & 12 of _Financial Accounting._ **Complete** Exercises E11-15 & E12-2. **Complete** Problem 11-6A. **Submit** utilizing the Microsoft® Excel® template provided in the Course Materials forum. **Discussion Questions** Why are companies required to prepare a statement of cash flows? Why is the statement of cash flows divided into three sections? What does each section tell you about the operations of a company? What are some common ratios used to analyze financial information? Which are the most...

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**ACC 421 Week 5** **Individual** Assignments From the Text **Resource:** _Intermediate Accounting_ **Write** responses to Exercises E6-5 & E6-10 in Ch. 6 and E23-11 & E23-12 in Ch. 23 of _Intermediate Accounting._ **Individual** Statement of Cash Flows Paper **Resource:** _Intermediate Accounting_ **Write** a 700-word paper in which you address the following: * Answer Question 1 in Ch. 23. Explain why statements of cash flows are important when assessing the financial strength of an organization. **Learning Team** Assignments From the Text **Resource:** _Intermediate...

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**ACC 423 All Assignments** **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. **Week 2** **Individual** Assignments From the Text **Resource:**...

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MKT 438 Week 2 DQs What are some differences between an organizations publics and its target market(s)? Why is it critical to define your organizations internal and external publics? Why is it important to keep internal publics informed? How does corporate culture affect an organizations internal communications? What are the primary differences between advertising and publicity? What are some of the positive and negative aspects of publicity? How might third-party endorsements be successful in generating publicity? What PR tools are critical in building long-term relationships with an...

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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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**ACC 349 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual** Assignments Ch. 1 **Prepare** written responses to the following assignments from Ch. 1 of Managerial Accounting: Tools for Business Decision Making: Exercise E1-7 Ethics Case BYP 1-7 **Discussion Questions** There are some key differences between financial and managerial accounting.  How do these differences impact the type of information that must be gathered and reported? What are the differences between job-cost and process cost systems?  Give some examples of when it would be appropriate to use each type of...

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**FIN 486 Week 4** **Individual Assignment** Capital Budgeting Scenarios **Choose** a scenario from the Capital Budgeting Worksheet to review and analyze. Using net present value, determine the proposals appropriateness and economic viability. **Prepare** a 500-word report explaining your calculations and conclusions. Answer the following in your report: * Explain the effect of a higher or lower cost of capital on a firms long-term financial decisions. * Analyze the use of capital budgeting techniques in strategic financial management. **Format** your report consistent with APA...

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MGT 498 Week 1 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. Learning Team...

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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 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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RES 342 Week 1 DQs What are the steps espoused by the textbook (or instructor) for formal hypothesis testing? Explain why the sequence is important? What might happen if the hypothesis test is performed before the researcher has decided on the significance level? Explain the difference between a left-tailed, two-tailed, and right-tailed test. When would we choose a two-tailed test? How can we tell the direction of the test by looking at a pair of hypothesis? How can we tell which direction (or no direction) to make the hypothesis by looking at the problem statement (research...

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RES 342 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 words "research...

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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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RES 351 Week 1 DQs 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 and...

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RES 351 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 method important to business...

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**ECO 372 Week 1 DQs** 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 examples to...

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PHI 200 Week 2 PHI 200 Written Assignment Assisted Suicide Susan Wolf, in writing about her own father's death, confronts the problems that arise at the end of life, and challenges her to consider her views on assisted suicide. Putting yourself in Wolf's place, how would you respond to this tragic and difficult issue? In three pages (excluding the title and reference pages), state your own response, arguing for why you think that response is the best available choice. In addition, indicate to what extent you agree with Wolf, and where you disagree with her. Discussion...

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BCOM 275 Week 1 DQs Discussion Questions 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...

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BCOM 275 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, client, vendor, and so...

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BCOM 275 Week 3 DQs Discussion Questions What suggestions would you offer a new employee to help them effectively communicate in your workplace when meeting face-to-face, sending an e-mail, and during a meeting? What would be the most effective channel to communicate with your boss? Why is this? Why are other channels less effective? You are preparing to write a formal report to be presented to the management at your workplace. What are some potential needs for the audience that you should be aware of when writing the report? What are the risks of not considering the needs of the...

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BCOM 275 Week 3 Individual Article Rebuttal Locate an article on a controversial subject where the author makes an argument you do not agree with. Write a 350- to 700-word rebuttal to the article using valid arguments and supporting data. In the rebuttal, offer an analysis in which you do the following: Analyze the reliability, credibility, and validity of the data used by the author. Identify any logical fallacies in the argument. Format your rebuttal consistent with APA guidelines. Learning Team Learning Team Debate Paper Resources: Debate Paper assignment requirements...

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ECO 372 Week 1 DQs 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 examples to support your response....

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ECO 415 All Assignments Week 1 Individual Basic Concepts Paper Resource: Supply and Demand simulation located on your student website Write a 1,050- to 1,400 word paper that discusses basic concepts in applied economics in the context of the simulation. Answer the following questions in the paper: How do changes in the business environment cause changes in supply and demand? Cite and explain at least two examples from the simulation. Why is marginal analysis used when making business decisions? How is marginal analysis used to respond to shifts in supply and demand? Cite...

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FIN 486 Week 4 DQs Discussion Questions How might different stakeholders view the importance of different ratios? Discuss from the perspectives of a stockholder, a vendor, and an employee. What is EFN? Why is calculating EFN an important role for a CFO? Is it better for a company if it does not need EFN? Why or why not?

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FIN 486 Week 4 Individual Assignment Capital Budgeting Scenarios Choose a scenario from the Capital Budgeting Worksheet to review and analyze. Using net present value, determine the proposals appropriateness and economic viability. Prepare a 500-word report explaining your calculations and conclusions. Answer the following in your report: Explain the effect of a higher or lower cost of capital on a firms long-term financial decisions. Analyze the use of capital budgeting techniques in strategic financial management. Format your report consistent with APA guidelines. Discussion...

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HCS 335 All DQs Week 1 How has your educational experience affected your ethical thinking? Are laws and regulations the problem or the solution in addressing ethical problems? Explain. What would be an alternative? How might you analyze your own dilemmas in terms of your own ethics? How are some problem-solving methodologies applied in the health care industry? Week 2 Why is it important to understand organizational philosophies and mission statements? How might a manager deal with elements of an organizations culture that are, or are perceived as,...

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HCS 405 All DQs Week 1 DQ 1 Why is it important that financial accounting systems report performance fairly and factually? Week 1 DQ 2 How do different departments in a hospital receive financial information? Week 2 DQ 1 What are the largest expense categories incurred by healthcare service organizations? Week 2 - DQ 2 What are the key components of a successful business office operation in a health care setting? What are some examples? Week 3 DQ 1 What would you consider when reviewing a budget? Under what conditions is a flexible budget more effective than a forecast...

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ISCOM 305 Week 3 DQs Discussion Questions Hello Everyone, a number of quality-management philosophies hold that prevention costs are the most critical quality-related costs. What is the logic behind this premise? Would you apply this logic as an operations manager? Explain why or why not. What is quality management? Why is it important for every manager to understand? How might a quality-management program affect productivity? What are the major elements of project management? Describe the role of the project manager in conjunction with project control. What are the requisite skills...

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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 476 All Assignments Week 2 Learning Team Assignment: Riordan Manufacturing Supply Chain Evaluation Write a 700- to 1,050-word executive summary for Riordans executive management team with respect to the supply chain required for manufacturing the new perfume bottles. Consider the following: Riordan has completed a high-level strategic business initiative to leverage their supply chain as a competitive advantage to improve customer satisfaction. Riordan performed a market analysis and decided to create a new line of bottles. This new line consists of plastic perfume bottles...

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MAT 116 Week 1 DQs 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? oWrite an expression for your classmates to simplify using at least three of the following: ?Groupings...

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Suppose $A$, $B$, and $X$ are $n \times n$ matrices with $A$, $X$, and $A-AX$ invertible, and suppose $(A-AX)^{-1}=X^{-1}B$ (eq. 3) a. Explain why $B$ is invertible b. Solve (eq. 3) for $X$. If you need to invert a matrix, explain why that matrix is invertible

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University of Phoenix Material SCI 220 Nutrition and Health Worksheet Use Ch. 1 of Contemporary Nutrition, Ch. 2 of Visualizing Nutrition, supplemental course materials, the University Library, the Internet, or other resources to answer the following questions. Your response to each question should be 75 to 100 words. 1. What is nutrition? Why is nutrition essential to our daily lives? 2. What is the connection between nutrition and health? 3. What are the six classes of nutrients? What are essential nutrients? What are the sources of nutrients? What do nutrients do? 4....

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Pick a controversial topic (TOPIC IS Abortion) Provide an overview of the healthcare topic and why it is important to the consumer or organization. Then divide the topic into two sides and debate. I am Cons. Develop a 300 word summary for your side of the issue. Cite a minimum of three references. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

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The Massachusetts Supreme Court ruled that there was no "constitutionally adequate reason" why same sex couples should not enjoy the same legal rights as others. Opponents of that rule say that it will destroy traditional heterosexual marriage. On what do they base that argument? What do you think are the pros and cons of same-sex marriage? There are many reasons which support both sides of the argument surrounding same-sex marriage. Those who support it, for example, feel that it is their civil right and that disallowing them to go forward with it is a violation of their rights...

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Discussion Prompt In this discussion board, you are focusing on a new innovative form of community corrections, restorative justice. For this discussion post, you must address the following: 1. What is restorative justice? (just write 1-3 sentences here telling me the basic idea behind restorative justice) - Here is where you would incorporate and cite information from your book. 2. Do you think restorative justice is an effective way of responding to crime? That is, do you think restorative justice can reduce the likelihood that an offender will offend again? Why or why not? - this...

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**A+ Work! Use this paper as a guide to help you get a great grade! BIO 101 Module 2 - SLP CELL CHEMISTRY SLP Assignment Overview We will continue to analyze our study conducted in the oceans of the Gulf of Mexico in the article by Urakawa et al (2012), A sensitive crude oil bioassay indicates that oil spills potentially induce a change of major nitrifying prokaryotes from the Archaea to the Bacteria. As you analyze the results in this study, think back to the evolution of life on our planet and the videos you watched in Module 1. One theory of the evolution of life suggests that...

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Hum 130 Week 9 Capstone HUM 130 Week Nine: Capstone In what ways has learning about World Religions influenced the way you think about religion? I have gained a sense of understanding of why some religions have rituals and practices. I have never thought to look into what other religions consist of and who helped to create them. Christianity has been a very important role in my life, but some ideas of Buddhism have made me want to learn more about it. I thought some religions were extreme and promoted violence and sexism. Many of the sacred texts have been interpreted different ways...

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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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Why do some business firms pursue a triple-bottom-line outcome while others focus only on profit maximization In the book, Cannibals with forks, John Elkington who is the author likened companies to cannibals to express corporations to devour competing corporations or industries to crave up and digest others in the traditional capitalist market. Elkington brought up an idea that forks could be an implement for these companies to switch toward to sustainability direction. As the form of a fork with three prongs, it is defined that triple bottom line of sustainability are economic...

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BUS 644 Why are the following business processes important? Which process do you feel is most important? Explain your reasoning. a. Strategy development b. Product development c. Systems to produce goods and services d. Order fulfillment Business Process When we start a business, we have to formulate its plan into strategy for conducting its operations and other activities in a desired way. Strategy development process is very important because it helps the organizations to analysis its internal and external environment for taking the right decision and making the right...

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Why Should Same Sex Marriage Be Legalized? Eng 310 I feel same sex marriages should be legalized because they want the same rights as heterosexual couples. I feel they should be able to have the same rights. Same sex couples should be allowed to marry in the United States. First of all, while it is a relatively new practice that same-sex couples are being granted the same form of legal marital recognition as commonly used by same-sexed couples, recent publicity and debate over the past decade gives an impression that civil marriage for lesbian and gay couples is novel and...

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Explain the difference between a copyright, trademark and a patent. In your opinion, which is the most difficult to obtain and why as compared to the others Copyrights A copyright protects a wide range of creative or intellectual work. This includes written works as well as dramatic, musical, and artistic creations. Some items covered by copyright include movies, songs, books, sculptures, and computer software. A copyright gives the creator exclusive rights to the material; typically, this includes the right to perform or display the work publicly as well as produce and sell copies of...

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Financial Ratios Choose 4 different financial ratios from your text, course materials, and/or Web resources. Answer the following questions: What do they tell you about a firm? Why is it important for a bank to understand these financial ratios? Why is it important for an investor to understand these financial ratios? Financial ratios are important when it comes to understanding the financial health of a company. My colleagues and I work for a financial service and are discussing the merits of the various financial ratios. We are to identify for financial ratios and what they tell us...

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Gen 105 Week 2 Assignment Communicating for Distance Education Part 2 Coaching Anthony on Why Week 1 DQ1 My initial thoughts on distance learning before I started this program. With this program it will give me the comfort of learning at home through home study because it is a difficult time in my life right now that enables me to attend a university on campus while jogging family and work it empowers me to use different resources to achieve my goal. I made a Choice to choose distance learning it has given me innovation to take classes online that has a supportive environment. Distance...

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Catergory BCOM 275 When u go inside the category course link detail description are given below Link name BCOM 275 Week 1 Discussion Question 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? BCOM 275 Week 1 Discussion Question 2 What are some ways in which senders might receive feedback from their messages? How might this feedback affect the sender and the message? Why is this important? BCOM 275 week 1 Individual...

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Week2 DQ 2 Due Week2 Day4 DQ 2 - a. Based on Perkin's (2007) article, list five reasons why projects fail. Provide an example of a project failure. b. Based on Stotz's (2007) article, why is it important to define adequately the use of a system? List five items a typical design document contains. a. Based on Perkin's article, five reasons why project fail include 1. Weak executive leadership 2. The project is too big 3. Too long without deliverables 4. Unnecessary complexity 5. Cultural conflict One example of a project failure is the project can be too big to...

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Catergory BSHS 312 When u go inside the category course link detail description are given below Link name BSHS 312 Week 1 Discussion Question 1 How might transference and counter-transference issues manifest themselves in your work with participants? How about unconscious defenses? BSHS 312 Week 1 Discussion Question 2 Why is it important for human services workers - and the professionals they assist- to have a theoretical framework for helping and creating change? BSHS 312 Week 2 Discussion Question 1 What is the difference between reinforcement and...

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Why do some business firms pursue a triple-bottom-line outcome while others focus only on profit maximization In the book, Cannibals with forks, John Elkington who is the author likened companies to cannibals to express corporations to devour competing corporations or industries to crave up and digest others in the traditional capitalist market. Elkington brought up an idea that forks could be an implement for these companies to switch toward to sustainability direction. As the form of a fork with three prongs, it is defined that triple bottom line of sustainability are economic...

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Category HCS 446 When u go inside the category course link detail description are given below Link name HCS 446 Week 1 Discussion Question 1 Why do we begin the planning process by evaluating the current facility? Why is the work done during the preplanning stage so critical to the future success of the project? Please consider and integrate the weekly reading into formulating your response. HCS 446 Week 1 Discussion Question 2 What key facility planning issues are likely to be raised by stakeholders and why is it important to communicate with and address any...

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Why Drugs should be legalized!!!! Man, as a creature, is inherently bored. Since the dawn of time, it has been the natural instinct of man to find alternative methods to enhance his being. The many means by which man has turned to include sex, gambling, and the consumption of substances beyond the requirements of nutrition. The consumption of substances can be further broken down into legal and illegal substances. The question then becomes, who are we to place labels on certain substances by deeming them legal and prohibit others by creating penalties for their use? The...

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Why sex education should be taught in schools Most America teenagers are sexually active and think nothing could ever happen to them. But, many of them are misinformed about the risks that are involved in sex. Teens also dont always know the best ways to protect themselves and their partners from becoming pregnant or getting STDs. Alan Harris said, the more educated someone is the more likely they are to make responsible and informed choice for their behaviors. Sex education given by teachers at school is the most relabel way to give kids the right information about...

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Pollution, why is it still running rampant in our environment today ? Are there no laws to control or stop it ? In regards to these questions, Canada has a great many laws to stop and regulate pollution. But despite this, why is it still happening. What are Canada's so called enforcement measures and are they effective ? We have the Environmental Bill of Rights and the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, just to name a few. Sure some polluters break these laws and get caught, but all they get is a slap on the wrist; why is that ? Some even have the gual to pollute...

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BUS 515 WEEK 8 DQ 1 Work System Design Please respond to the following: -Describe one of the worst jobs you believe you have encountered, and speculate on why people are still attracted to this job. Create a redesign plan for this job which focuses on improved productivity. -Evaluate a compensation system of your choice in terms of how the compensation reinforces the behaviors needed to meet the company's objective. Next, propose three improvements to the compensation system based on your evaluation One of the worst jobs I have encountered is the laying of or firing the staff and...

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Children, TV, and Violence America has the largest crime rate in the world. Along with that crime rate is also the substantially high violence rate. Why? Why is violence becoming and everyday common happening in our society? When you flip on the "tele" and tune into the news, the highlight of every show is somehow directly related or connected to violence. We see it every evening and perhaps say "Oh my gosh, how terrible." and then forget all about it two minutes later. Or perhaps we don't even make any comments at all, just a simple grunt or "..huh..". This numbness to...

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Prepare a 700-750word paper about the organizational climate of your agency, focusing on the organizational behavior factors that have the most significant influence, such as: Leadership (upper management, middle management, and lower level) Organizational culture - NOT race, class, ethnicity System Law Influential stakeholders (political bodies, community groups, employees, and other agencies) Explain why these factors have the influence they do, whether the influence is positive or negative, and what management must do to improve the organizational climate. If you are not...

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Chapter 13 - Human Resource Management A Line Manager's Perspective Explain the relationship of the human resources department to the rest of the organization, especially the "line" departments or patient care functions. 2. What has been the primary reason for the growth in the number of necessary employee-related tasks over the past four decades? 3. Why should Human Resources report to the highest practical level in the organization? 4. Why is it advisable to involve Human Resources in significant disciplinary actions? 5. What the primary functions of documentation are as contained...

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Question: Reproduction: Explain why asexually reproducing organisms are generally found in environments that do not change very much through time, while sexually reproducing organisms are very successful in environments that change dramatically through time. Answer: The offspring of the organism is an exact copy of the parent in asexual reproduction. Essentially there is no genetic diversity. If all organisms are nearly the same, then they are all suited to one type of environment. Sometimes there happen to be mutations in a species. If the environment only suits that mutated organism,...

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Why are new surgical techniques developed with public funds whereas pharmaceutical research and development is conducted privately by for-profit firms? New surgical techniques are developed using public funds because of the need to establish a joint understanding of the medical consequences concerning public health. Implications of the agreed techniques become the government's responsibility. Surgical techniques are also demanding in terms of scope. Therefore, governmental organs are better placed at allocating the required amount of finances to achieve the research or innovation...

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BUS 644 Why are the following business processes important? Which process do you feel is most important? Explain your reasoning. a. Strategy development b. Product development c. Systems to produce goods and services d. Order fulfillment Your initial post should include real life situations and be at least 200-250 words. Business Process When we start a business, we have to formulate its plan into strategy for conducting its operations and other activities in a desired way. Strategy development process is very important because it helps the organizations to analysis its internal...

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Running Head: SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITIES Identify and discuss the social responsibilities of Home Depot to three different stakeholder groups. (TCO 4) Identify and explain the incentives for entrepreneurship. Address why someone would willingly take the numerous risks associated with running a business. Also, discuss the major attributes necessary for a successful entrepreneur Social Responsibilities Social Responsibilities The social responsibility is the most important aspect of an organization. At this stage, the social responsibility of Home Depot is also concerned with...

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State Government Levy Tariffs on Imports PPA 602 Why not have State governments levy tariffs on imports, or tax other states' products. Would this be a sensible way to raise revenues? What are theadvantages/disadvantages? Provide research support for your positions. Respond to at least two of your fellow students' postings. Economic history is built partly on tariffs. Tariffs are taxes assessed on imported goods or services. They are also used in monitoring or even manipulating prices of those goods and services. The original purpose of tariffs was to generate revenue for the...

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Analyzing Humanistic Trait Theories ANALYZING HUMANISTIC THEORIES Analyze two humanistic theorists, outlining why they believe their theories contributed more towards the field of psychology. Be sure to discuss the main points of each theory and their criticisms. Introduction Many individuals would agree that the theory behind our personalities mainly derive from biological factors. However, there are certain theorists that disagree with this, and view human instinct is the main contribution to the way we develop within society. Is there really any truth to this theory or is it just...

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A+ Solution "Sociology: A Global Perspective" 8th edition by Joan Ferrante (ISBN: 9781111833909). Chapters covered in this course are 1 to 10, 12, and 16. This final exam is meant to demonstrate to me your comprehension of the course material and concepts. You have the option to select ONE of the following activities for your final project. Whichever you choose, make sure that you demonstrate a FULL understanding of the course concepts and the sociological perspective. Choose one of the following options for your final exam: Option 1: A Sociological Event Analyze a news story...

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Catergory BCOM 275 When u go inside the category course link detail description are given below Link name BCOM 275 Week 1 Discussion Question 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? BCOM 275 Week 1 Discussion Question 2 What are some ways in which senders might receive feedback from their messages? How might this feedback affect the sender and the message? Why is this important? BCOM 275 week 1 Individual...

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What are some of the ways you have seen employers measure the accountability of their staff? Were these measurements effective? Why or why not? Why is measurement of accountability important to an organization? Productivity and accountability are aboutgetting things done all the right things accurately and on time. Employers investheavily in their employees, from hiringcosts to payrolls, but how many are gettingall the results that they could? How manytimes do employers hear excuses, such as,"it's not my fault," or "my partner dropped theball"? Blaming and finger-pointing are alltoo easy...

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A+ Solution This assignment is not asking for a review of the book’s material. Rather, it is an exercise to understand the elements which contributed to the book’s creation. The objective of the reviews is to answer five specific questions. After your introductory paragraph in which you give a brief summation of the book, write an essay paragraph or two that answers each of the following: was it written? Consider what the author tried to accomplish in the book. perspective is presented? Consider the interest or ideology the book supports. Consider also the...

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A+SolutionJournal Reflection Assignment: Before you respond to the questions watch this video and contrast this educational experience with that of the Boys of Baraka or the Poor White Kids videos. Describe Adverse Childhood Experiences. Where does this concept come from and what are the ramifications for you as a teacher? As a teacher why is it important to understand the relationship between poverty and culture? With this understanding of the relationship between these two concepts, as educators what then becomes our responsibility to students and their families? How might you...

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A+ Solution Aviation - Introduction to Aviation Computer Applications Questions: 1. Provide your understanding of Geographic Information Systems as they pertain to Airports. Be sure to highlight the benefit of such systems, the reason for their prominence, and the various ways in which they may be utilized in the aviation/airport world. 2. Describe your understanding of airport noise and airport noise modeling. Why is it important to model noise pollution? Why and when may a noise study be warranted at an airport?

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A+Solution This position paper focuses on food and agriculture and genetically modified crops. Drawing on information from the book, lectures, Food Inc., and at least 2 outside sources, write a five-page essay that defends or refutes the following statement: The use of genetically modified crops is the best way to feed our growing global population. There are many arguments for and against the use of GMOs in agriculture. Since this is a five page essay, you should support your position with several of the arguments you find most persuasive, not all of them. We recommend reading...

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A+Solution Psychology Tips on Writing a Reflection Paper. A reflection paper can be written on an assigned piece of reading, a lecture or an experience, such as an internship or volunteer experience. A reflection paper probably will be further clarified by the teachers or professor who assigns it to you. However, for the most part, a reflection paper cites your reactions, feelings, and analysis of an experience in a more personal way than in a formal research or analytical essay. 1.Thoughts And Reactions. •When writing a reflection paper on literature or another experience,...

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A+ Solution Description and analysis of the public health problem. 1: why is the problem in the society? 2: how this happened, why this happened etc. 3: What are the risks for the community in the future 4: What are/were the etiological risk factors? (What are the prerequisites for the disease?) For example, etiological risk factors for type II diabetes are: obesity, poor diet, lack of exercise, & stress. Discussion of how the public health problem can be or was solved. 1. description of strategies, PH intervention programs, PH policy etc. ...

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A+ Solution Description and analysis of the public health problem. 1: why is the problem in the society? 2: how this happened, why this happened etc. 3: What are the risks for the community in the future 4: What are/were the etiological risk factors? (What are the prerequisites for the disease?) For example, etiological risk factors for type II diabetes are: obesity, poor diet, lack of exercise, & stress. Discussion of how the public health problem can be or was solved. 1. description of strategies, PH intervention programs, PH policy etc. 2. Add examples from other...

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A+ Solution Description and analysis of the public health problem. 1: why is the problem in the society? 2: how this happened, why this happened etc. 3: What are the risks for the community in the future 4: What are/were the etiological risk factors? (What are the prerequisites for the disease?) For example, etiological risk factors for type II diabetes are: obesity, poor diet, lack of exercise, & stress. Discussion of how the public health problem can be or was solved. 1. description of strategies, PH intervention programs, PH policy etc. 2. Add...

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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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Suggest one (1) key way in which the role of ethics in managerial accounting differs from the role of ethics in financial accounting. Indicate the role that you believe is the most significant within a health care organization. Provide support for your rationale. Create an argument that explains why financial managers should be concerned with quality initiatives in the health care organization. Provide at least two (2) specific examples of quality initiatives in a health care organization with which you are familiar. The purpose of managerial accounting is to provide information to...

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Running Head: ECONOMICS Suppose the yield to maturity on a 2 year Treasury note was 4 % while the yield on a 1 year note was 5%. Assume that neither Treasury note had coupon payments, so the only payment was the face value received when the note matured. a) Why is it unusual for yields on longer term notes to be lower than yields on shorter term notes? b) Why would any investor buy the 2 year note (instead of the 1 year) given its lower yield? (for full credit your answer must involve a specific number) 2) Suppose the CFO of an American corporation with surplus cash flow has 90...

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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? Why is planning important in marketing? There are many reasons why planning is imperative in marketing. Planning allows us to run strategic marketing programs...

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[Please scroll down and follow instruction and get document ] PREVIEW Week 3 DQ 2 Why is preferred stock referred to as preferred? What are some of the features added to preferred stock that make it more attractive to investors? Would you select preferred stock or common stock as an investment? Why?

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[Please scroll down and follow instruction and get document ] PREVIEW WEEK4 DQ1 Why are companies required to prepare a statement of cash flows? Why is the statement of cash flows divided into three sections? What does each section tell you about the operations of a company?

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1. Hello Everyone, a number of quality-management philosophies hold that prevention costs are the most critical quality-related costs. What is the logic behind this premise? Would you apply this logic as an operations manager? Explain why or why not. 2. What is quality management? Why is it important for every manager to understand? How might a quality-management program affect productivity? 3. What are the major elements of project management? Describe the role of the project manager in conjunction with project control. What are the requisite skills that the project manager must...

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Running Head: CONCEPT OF MOTIVATION 1. Synthesize the concept of motivation, and examine the substantial reasons why motivation is difficult to understand. 2. Evaluate the potential effectiveness of the model positioning of motivation, and propose at least one (1) action that the organization can take in order to apply the concept. 3. Detail the feedback control loop, and suggest one (1) way that the organization can use the feedback control loop to determine whether management's actions are motivating or demotivating. 4. Assess the manner in which leaders can influence employee...

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BUS 475 Week 4 DQ's (Integrated Business Topics) BUS 475 WEEK 4 DQ 1 Why is it important to continuously update the implementation and communication of a strategic plan? BUS 475 WEEK 4 DQ 2 Who should be responsible for updating and communicating a strategic plan? Why? BUS 475 WEEK 4 DQ 1 Why is it important to continuously update the implementation and communication of a strategic plan? A strategic plan usually focuses on the entire organization. We may be using different approaches in a strategic plan which may change according to the scenario. So updating a...

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BUS 475 Week 4 BUS 475 WEEK 4 DQ 1 Why is it important to continuously update the implementation and communication of a strategic plan? BUS 475 WEEK 4 DQ 2 Who should be responsible for updating and communicating a strategic plan? Why? BUS 475 Week 4 Individual Assignment - Strategic Plan, Part III-Balanced Scorecard. (1300+ Words) BUS 475 Week 4 Team Assignment - Communication Plan Outline.

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ACC/491 (Contemporary Auditing 1) Week 4 DQ 1 Why do auditors find it necessary to use sampling? What are the risks associated with sampling? How might these risks affect the audit conclusion? Sampling should not be used when the records and accounts are less than adequate to reflect accurately the transactions. If there are not good internal controls and records, the auditor should determine the best information that is available and prepare the audit report based on the estimated information. There are some circumstances in which the sampling population or the frame cannot...

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ECO 200 ASSIGNMENT 6 i.Suppose that in an effort to stimulate the economy, the Federal Reserve decided to engage in an open market operation to expand the M2 money supply by 10%. What are some potential drawbacks of such a move? ii.Instead of engaging in open market operations, suppose the Fed simply printed an extra $500 billion and disbursed it equally among the population. Why is this a problem? iii.Briefly explain the impacts of increasing the reserve requirement ratio on banks. iv.Why are decisions by the FOMC regarding changes in the overnight lending rate so closely followed...

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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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?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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Assignment 2 Discussion Migration and Immigration Globalization has caused extensive shifts in the mobility of people between countries. Economics, political shifts, and increased opportunities for travel have made migration and immigration pervasive. This assignment will explore immigration patterns, focusing on global migration and US immigration. Consider the recent trends in migration and immigration in the U.S. Using the readings for this module, the Argosy University online library resources, and the Internet, respond to the following: Examine how and why migration is increasing...

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Week 5 DQ 2 Explain the reason(s) why we cannot infer causation from correlation. Aron, Aron, and Coups (2009) said that correlation is not helpful in determining the direction of causation. For example, if two variables, say, Y and Z are taken in correlation, and it can be determined that due to Z, Y happens or due to Y, Z happens, or probably other variables are causing Y and Z. It provides the possibility of three outcomes. If it is said with 100% assurance that Y happened because of Z, it would require to be proved that other means were not responsible. This refers to the discussion...

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1. What is the five step process for hypothesis testing? Is the order important? Why or why not? What is the null hypothesis? Why is it important? What are itsimplications? Explain. You may use examples to show your understanding. You may also use additional resources other than the text for this question. Please be sure to cite/reference them in appropriate APA form. The five step process for hypothesis testing are as follows; Restate the question as a research hypothesis and a null hypothesis, determine the characteristics of the comparison distribution, determine the cutoff sample...

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Why Gay Marriage Should Be Legalized Student's Name Professors Name Course Title Date Same-sex marriage, also referred to as gay marriage, is marriage that takes place between two persons who share the same identity either biologically or sexually (Ayres & Brown, 2005). Legally, the recognition of same-sex marriage or a possibility to perform a same-sex marriage is known as equal marriage or marriage equality. On the other hand, legalizing same-sex marriage is referred to as the redefining marriage (Badgett, 2009). During the first years of the first decade for the 21st century,...

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The date was September 13, 1993, in Washington, D.C., and the sun beat down on a captivated audience. Three men: the popular young President of the United States, the Prime Minister of Israel, and finally, the enigmatic leader of the Palestinians, stood before the crowd. A perfect photo opportunity, a "Kodak moment" in history, set against a backdrop representative of the peace that was to come. President Clinton had hosted the two opposing leaders of the Arab-Israeli conflict, Yitzhak Rabin and Yasir Arafat, as they symbolically shook hands. Today, rather than a wistful memory of the...

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"Securing a viable working competitive advantage in which to lead the market place provides a low risk method of supporting this mandate. Over the last decades, companies have searched for ways to define themselves and as such the markets have been shaped into the trend of the day. In the 60's the strategy emphasized Scale, where the post war, large production drive combined with consumerism to fuel western growth, largely driven by America." (Crowley, S.). "But a service sector economy is not a truly productive economy. Yes, waiting tables and pushing paper can put some food on the...

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WK 5 DQ 2: In our assigned article,Tips on Honing Your Writing, we are told "the outline is the most important step in writing - it is the architecture of writing; words and sentences are just the interior decoration (p. 103)." Does this statement surprise you? Why or why not? Why is the outline the most important step-even more that the actual draft? The statement about the outline being the most important step in writing does not surprise me. As the article states, "The the architecture of writing; words and sentences are just the interior decoration". The outline is the foundation and...

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What are some of the ways you have seen employers measure the accountability of their staff? Were these measurements effective? Why or why not? Why is measurement of accountability important to an organization? Productivity and accountability are aboutgetting things done all the right things accurately and on time. Employers investheavily in their employees, from hiringcosts to payrolls, but how many are gettingall the results that they could? How manytimes do employers hear excuses, such as,"it's not my fault," or "my partner dropped theball"? Blaming and finger-pointing are alltoo easy...

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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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_A+ Grade Work_ ####**HUM 112 Week 8 Assignment 2: Project Paper** The Project Paper focuses on a suggested topic related to art, architecture, history, music, or literature. The project will reflect your views and interpretation of the topic. This project is designed to help you stretch your mind and your abilities to be the creative, innovative, and critical thinker you already are! Choose one (1) of the topics from the list of topic choices below. Read the topic carefully. Write a three to four (3-4) page paper (750-1,000 words) that responds to each of the items described in the...

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Category PSY 450 When u go inside the category course link detail description are given below Link name PSY 450 Week 1 Discussion Question 1 What is critical thinking? What characteristics do critical thinkers demonstrate? Why is critical thinking important in the field of cross cultural psychology? PSY 450 Week 1 Discussion Question 2 Has psychology been used to support sexism, cultural imperialism, and racism? Why or why not? Individual Introduction to Cross-Cultural Psychology Paper Prepare a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which you analyze cross-cultural psychology....

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What role does statistics play in the field of psychology? Why is important to become comfortable with statistics? When I came back to school I had no idea that there would be any Algebra or Statics involved. When I found out I was in a state of panic as I knew those would be my weakest classes. I kept asking myself why we needed to know statistics. At first when the course began I was still confused but I understand why we need statistics. When researching or doing trials you must keep records and each person's results and how it all fits together and that is in a simple way the...

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MKTG 522 Week 1 DQ 1 Market Research MM522 Marketing Management MKTG 522 Marketing Management - DeVry Top of Form Week 1: Marketing, Strategies and Research - Discussion Market Research (graded) Name the six steps in the marketing research process as discussed in the Kotler text. Why is it important to include all of these steps in the research process? Why is the first step the most important? Responses Response Author Date/Time Market Research Professor Forbes 9/2/2012 6:14:44 AM Let The Games Begin! Market research is so key...

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HTT 200 Version 2 Week 8 CheckPoint Why People Travel Five reasons I think people travel is for visiting relatives, vacation, business, day trips, and emergencies. I think people travel mostly to visit relatives because during the holidays if they live far away they would like to travel to their houses and visit them. A lot of families travel for a vacation to get away from their home and they are usually taken during the summertime or during the winter break around Christmas. I love taking vacations with my family when I was younger. Men and women are usually called upon to take business...

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You are the product manager responsible for a horrible product failure but in your wisdom, you are evaluating why the product failed. What factors would you consider in your evaluation. What actions could you have taken to prevent the failure? Does product innovation need a willingness to accept failure? Answer: 1-Actions the should have been taken to prevent failure: Always have back up plan in case the product takes off. And also Delay the launch until the product is really ready. 2- Is the product easy to use? Can a customer quickly grasp how to use it? If not then the...

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ACC 290 Week 3, Discussion Question 2 Why is preferred stock referred to as preferred? What are some of the features added to preferred stock that make it more attractive to investors? Would you select preferred stock or common stock as an investment? Why? Providestock details fromyour AnnualReport.

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ACC 421 Week 2 Discussion Question 1 What are the different criteria for recognizing revenue? Why are there so many revenue recognition methods? Why is it so subjective, and what are the implications to the quality of the income statement?

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BIS 320 Week 5 Discussion Question 1 What are some of the problems that you see with SDLC? Why is SDLC considered a waterfall process, and why can this be a problem?

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BUS 475 Discussion Question (Two Responses) Why is it important to continuously update the implementation and communication of a strategic plan? Who should be responsible for updating and communicating a strategic plan? Why?

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BUS 475 Discussion Question Why is it necessary to monitor and control strategic plans? Who should be responsible for monitoring and controlling strategic plans? Why? What are the pitfalls of failing to monitor and control strategic plans?

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A+ Grade Answers University of Phoenix ACC 291 Week 3 Discussion Question 2 Why is preferred stock referred to as preferred? What are some of the features added to preferred stock that make it more attractive to investors? Would you select preferred stock or common stock as an investment? Why? Provide stock details from your Annual Report.

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Health Care System in Turmoil Discuss why the current health care system is in turmoil. Identify two major problems of health care and analyze the impact of each of the chosen problems on consumers and the community. Describe the benefits and risks of national health insurance. Introduction There isminimalargument the American healthcare system, as it now operates, does not adequately provide quality care for Americans. In addition, the system falls short in providing universal care for its citizens. The American system is two-tiered, with the government providing care for a population...

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Question: Create two measures of innovation for your organization. Why would these measurements be valuable? Solution: Measuring innovation is an essential prerequisite for any organization. Different organization uses various innovation metrics for this purpose. Two of the metrics are discussed below:- Return on Investment Metrics:-This metrics is valuable as it addresses two key measures :financial returns and resource investments. It provides regulation regarding innovation management fiscal and justifies the value of strategic programs and overall initiatives and investments...

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A+ Grade Solution PSY 357 Week 4 Assignment: Intelligence Critique Topic: Middle and Late Childhood (School Age) In an essay of 750-1,000 words, critique the various theories of intelligence presented in class. Which theory do you believe is the best for determining intelligence? Why? Which type of intelligence(s) do you possess? Why? What are the pros and cons of using each theory to define intelligence? Why is assessing a child's intelligence important (or not)? Resources should include the textbook, the Lecture 4, and two outside scholarly...

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PSY 210 Research Design Questions Assignment 3:Research Design Questions Suppose you were going to create your own study to examine what course-delivery format (online, blended, or face-to-face) leads to the best performance in a psychological statistics class. In a paper identify the following for your study: What is your research question? What is your hypothesis (both null and alternate)? Is this a qualitative or quantitative design (based on type of variable collected) and why? Is this a descriptive, correlational or experimental design and why? What would be an example of a...

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PSY 210 Research Design Questions Assignment 3:Research Design Questions Suppose you were going to create your own study to examine what course-delivery format (online, blended, or face-to-face) leads to the best performance in a psychological statistics class. In a paper identify the following for your study: What is your research question? What is your hypothesis (both null and alternate)? Is this a qualitative or quantitative design (based on type of variable collected) and why? Is this a descriptive, correlational or experimental design and why? What would be an example of a...

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Who is the author of the first reading regarding Central High School, and when was it written? 1 Is this a primary or a secondary source? Why? 1 Why were the students not able to enter Central High School on September 4? 2 Once the students are allowed to enter the school, why are they not able to complete a full day? 3 For the second reading regarding a sit-in, who is the author of this document and when was it written? 4 How does this compare to the first document, and is this considered a primary or a secondary source? Why? 5 How do people react to the students participating in...

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BHS20008: Quantitative Methods in Psychology Assignment 2 A+ Grade Solutions Each of the six questions is worth 5 marks Question 1 A researcher is evaluating the effectiveness of a new method of teaching statistics to University students. For the first year student population, statistics scores are known to form a normal distribution with a mean ofm = and a standard deviation ofs = . a) A random sample of n= 16 is selected from first year students. These students are given special tutorials for the first semester, and then given a statistics exam at the end of the...

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ACCT 301 (Essentials of Accounting) Devry Week 8 Final Exam (TCO 1) What is the accounting equation? Suppose your company sold $12,000 in merchandise to a customer for cash. How does this transaction impact the accounting equation? (Points : 17) (TCO 2) What are the four basic financial statements? Describe the balance sheet, and explain why it is important What is the Sarbanes-Oxley Act? Do you think this act has more importance for the accounting profession or for investors? Why What is horizontal analysis of financial statements? How does horizontal analysis differ from...

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Week 8 Looking Ahead (not graded) Class, looking back over the Terminal Course Objectives for this course, what are you looking forward to learning more about throughout your education and career? ACCT 301 (Essentials of Accounting) Devry Week 8 Final Exam (TCO 1) What is the accounting equation? Suppose your company sold $12,000 in merchandise to a customer for cash. How does this transaction impact the accounting equation? (Points : 17) (TCO 2) What are the four basic financial statements? Describe the balance sheet, and explain why it is important What is the Sarbanes-Oxley...

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Why are coastal and mountainous regions often much more windy than other locations at similar latitudes? Also, from this and earlier chapters on meteorology, are there other weather characteristics that are perhaps unique or different for these areas? Winds are cause by differences both in air pressure and temperature. Differences in air pressure are caused by the differences in temperature. During the day, the ground absorbs the sun's radiation and heats more rapidly than water. In this way, the air pressure over land is less than the pressure over the water and the air moves from the...

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HSM 542 Healthcare Rights and Responsibilities Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 Intentional Torts in Healthcare (Graded) Select one of the intentional torts discussed in your text and provide an example of how this tort takes place in healthcare. As leader of your own healthcare facility, what steps could you take and what processes could you implement to reduce the risk of this tort occurring in your own facility? Week 1 DQ 2 Most Pressing Ethical Issues (Graded) What do you see as the most pressing ethical issue in healthcare today? Tell us why you see this issue as particularly...

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HSM 542 Healthcare Rights and Responsibilities Week 4 Week 4 Discussion Question 1 Explore what is meant by informed consent, from a legal perspective. What are the key elements that must be covered in order to obtain legal informed consent? And why is this concept so important to patients, providers, and healthcare organizations? Week 4 DQ 2: Patient Self-Determination Act (Graded) What are the key provisions of the Patient Self-Determination Act (PSDA)? Why was this legislation enacted and what were the goals?What must hospitals and other healthcare providers do to ensure...

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BSOP 434 Logistics Week 2 Week 2 DQ 1 How can a transportation manager take advantage of trade-offs between price and service? As a transportation manager, when would you want to take advantage of these trade-offs? Week 2 DQ 2 How can a transportation manager take advantage of trade-offs between price and service? As a transportation manager, when would you want to take advantage of these trade-offs? Week 2 Homework 1. Why is transportation important to a firm’s supply chain operations? 2. Why is it important to know about the characteristics of a country’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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Name Instructor Course Date Mergers and Acquisitions Companies seek growth through mergers and acquisitions for various reasons. Firstly, mergers and acquisitions enable firms to expand their geographical operations by acquiring and merging with other firms in distant locations. Also, when a firm acquires another firm, it adds up to its products and services and is able to offer more services to the consumers. This enhances its competitive ability. Thirdly, mergers and acquisitions enable firms to combine their resources together to operate on economics of scale. Economies of scale...

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NETW 585 Week 8 Final Exam NETW 585 Network Design and Management - DeVry 1. (TCO A) Why is scalability an important network design goal? What are some challenges designers face when taking scalability into account in their design? (Points : 25) 2. (TCO A) Why is understanding an organization’s technical goals necessary when working on a design? List and explain in detail at least three of these goals. (Points : 25) 3. (TCO B) List and describe at least four different network traffic factors that must be analyzed when evaluating the traffic on a network. (Points : 25) 4. (TCO B) What...

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1. (TCO A) Why is scalability an important network design goal? What are some challenges designers face when taking scalability into account in their design? (Points : 25) 2. (TCO A) Why is understanding an organization’s technical goals necessary when working on a design? List and explain in detail at least three of these goals. (Points : 25) 3. (TCO B) List and describe at least four different network traffic factors that must be analyzed when evaluating the traffic on a network. (Points : 25) 4. (TCO B) What factors should be considered when characterizing the infrastructure of a...

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1. (TCO 1) What is the accounting equation? Suppose your company sold $12,000 in merchandise to a customer for cash. How does this transaction impact the accounting equation? (Points : 17) 2. (TCO 2) What are the four basic financial statements? Describe the balance sheet, and explain why it is important 3. What is the Sarbanes-Oxley Act? Do you think this act has more importance for the accounting profession or for investors? Why 4. What is horizontal analysis of financial statements? How does horizontal analysis differ from vertical analysis? 5. (TCO 8) Why is capital budgeting...

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From your perspective, how does the material in your textbook on the topics of self-presentation and social perception relate to the passage from Matthew 7:3-5, in which Jesus asks: "Why do you look at the speck of sawdust in your brothers's eye and pay no attention to the plank in your own eye? How can you say to your brother, Let me take the speck out of your eye,s' when all the time there is a plank in your own eye? You hypocrite, first take the plank out of your own eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from your brothers's eye." Interpretation of Matthew...

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ACC 291 Week 2 DQ 2 What types of industries have unearned revenue? Why unearned revenue is considered a liability? When is the unearned revenue recognized in the financial statements? What does your Annual Report say about unearned revenue? What types of industries have unearned revenue? Why unearned revenue is considered a liability? When is the unearned revenue recognized in the financial statements? What does your Annual Report say about unearned revenue? What types of industries have unearned revenue? Why unearned revenue is considered a liability? When is the...

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BIS 320 Week 1 DQ 2 Post a 200-300-word response to the following discussion question by clicking on Reply. Is open-source software a viable solution? Why or why not? Use the terminology of closed source, source code, and machine code. Explain why open source could be a legitimate alternative but may not be appropriate for a specific application, such as a payroll application Open-source software can be a viable solution but that depends on what the software is needed for. Working for Verizon Wireless I have quite a bit of experience with open-source software especially...

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Finding Best Buy Determine two possible corporate governance challenges that might be faced by Best Buy as a result of its rapid growth and why they could become corporate governance issues. 2. Make recommendations for how Best Buy can overcome these challenges. Provide specific examples to support your response. 3. Analyze the competitive environment in which Best Buys operate to determine its most significant competitor. Compare their corporate governance and evaluate which company you think is most likely to be successful in the long term. Justify your choice. 4. What is Best Buys...

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Why did early police community relations programs focus on minority communities? For this weeks second assignment, you will write a one page essay about the relationship between community relations programs and minority communities. Be sure to address all prompts and cite your sources in APA format. This is worth 50 points, so be thorough and give your best effort. Some experts assert that relationships between minority groups and the police are strained. This can be seen in cases that have to deal with minorities being profiled by police agencies. For example, if African American drivers...

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Market and Company Information U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Market Structure Yahoo! Finance Mergent Online (Note: This resource is also available through the Strayer Learning Resource Center.) Seeking Alpha (Note: Also available through the Android or iTunes App store.) Morningstar (Note: You can create a no-cost Basic Access account.) Research Hub, located in the left menu of your course in Blackboard. Provide a rationale for the stock that you selected, indicating the significant economic, financial, and other factors that led you to consider this stock. Suggest the primary...

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Implications of HIV and AIDS from the perspective of HIPAA confidentiality you discuss implications of both forms of the patients diseases, HIV and AIDS, from the perspective of HIPAA confidentiality. Include the following: Discuss why HIV and AIDS information is more sensitive than other types of health conditions. Examine the social, legal, and ethical ramifications of improper information disclosure. Provide at least three references from the University Library or the Internet. Format your essay consistent with APA guidelines. The most serious diseases in history are HIV and AIDS....

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1. Organization Life Cycles Read the article, Organizational life cycles and shifting criteria of effectiveness Some preliminary evidence Describe the chronicle of life cycle change and the early stages of development, performance and resource acquisition, events leading to later stages of development, and the development of the formalization and control stage. Why do you think the author wrote about this topic? Why is it important? According to several authors the organizational life cycle, goes through several stages before they become a success or fail (Quinn & Kim, 1983). All of the...

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I have to choose 1 of the 3 topics to write a 5 paragraph essay on. Choose one of the following topics: Robert Mertons middle-range theory of structural functionalism involved revisiting Durkheims earlier theories and revising them. Why is a middle-range theory? What critique did Merton have of earlier functional theory and why did he feel the need to revise it? Explain Mertons theory, including concepts of unanticipated consequences, manifest functions, latent functions, non-functions, and dysfunctions. Give an example of each of these concepts (come up with your own, do not use one from...

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Globalization How do cultural influences relate to strategic implementation? do cultural influences relate to strategic implementation? Philip Rosenzweig in his article Why Is Managing in the United States so Difficult for European Firms?" presents some ideas from French managers as to why Americans do not take well to directive from foreign-based headquarters. What are some reasons? Do you agree or disagree? 2. A Westerner will find many differences when negotiating with the Chinese. Identify some of the cultural and political differences that would influence Western-Chinese business...

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Give an example of a current ideological representation in mass media (TV, film, popular fiction, etc). Explain why you think it is ideological. Make sure to use specific examples; for instance rather than women on tv for an example, you should use Tina Fey from30 Rock. (Note, for this discussion,choose a current example from 2016.) ANSWER: Example of Ideological Representation The Foundation for Economic Education in their video Minimum Wage Laws, present the ideas on how embracing mandatory minimum wage by the government will hurt the workers. These economists argue that news...

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Part I A companys cereal is not selling well. Create a 1015-question survey that measures customers preferences for the companys cereal product. Later, answer the following questions: How many scale items will you put in the survey? Justify your answer. Will you use multiple-choice questions? Why or why not? How many scale items will you use in the survey? Why did you select that number of scale items? How many scale points will you use in the survey? Justify your answer. What data type will be used in the survey? Justify your answer. Submit your answers in a two- to three-page Word...

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1. It is often said that a strong organisational culture can fill the gaps in training, policies and procedures. What does this mean, and why is a strong culture important in a service organisation? 2. Service guarantees make up part of a series of strategies that service managers can use to help with some of the challenges facing service businesses. Provide and explain three reasons why service guarantees are particularly important in a service context. 3. Service failure is inevitable. Yet great service firms use failure as a way to capture competitive advantage. How and why? 4....

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PROJ 598 - Contract and Procurement Management (DeVry - July 2016) Week 6 Thread 1 - Controlling Procurements (graded) We are nearing the end of our study of procurement. Here are a number of questions to see what you have learned about the overall process and about control procurements in particular. Which type of contract requires the least contract administration during control procurement phase? Which type requires the most? Why? Why is it commonly difficult to get work finished under a firm fixed-price contract? Why is it sometimes difficult to get the seller to complete work...

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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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PHI 413V Week 2 Discussion Question 1 and 2 PHI 413V - Ethical and Spiritual Decision Making in Health Care Grand Canyon University WEEK 2 DQ 1 What is the Christian concept of theimago dei? How might it be important to healthcare, and why is it relevant? WEEK 2 DQ 2 As you reflect on Meilaenders readings, what is his distinction between procreation and reproduction, as well as that of being begotten versus being made? Do you agree with his description? Why or why not? Next Page WEEK 2 DQ 1 What is the Christian concept of theimago dei? How might it be...

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Origins of Psychology and Research Methods Worksheet Part I: Origins of Psychology Within psychology, there are several perspectives used to describe, predict, and explain human behavior. The seven major perspectives in modern psychology are psychoanalytic, behaviorist, humanist, cognitive, neuroscientific/biopsychological, evolutionary, and sociocultural. Describe the perspectives, using two to three sentences each. Select one major figure associated with one of the perspectives and describe his or her work in two to three sentences. Type your response in the space below. ...

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Begin by preparing code of ethics for a fictional company, which should include a minimum of 10 elements. Once you have compiled the code of ethics, respond to the following questions: 1. Why did you include each of the 10 elements? 2. Why is a code of ethics an important part of every business from an employer standpoint? 3. Why is a code of ethics an important part of every business from an employee standpoint? 4. Once you have written the code of ethics, how would you implement it to ensure compliance? Your response must be a minimum of three double-spaced pages(one page for...

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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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What is a control chart? What are the grand mean, the UCL, and the LCL of a control chart for the mean? Why do you suppose ±3 standard errors are used in control charts and not two or even one standard error? Explain. A significance test is used to prevent a machine from under filling or overfilling quart bottles. On the basis of a sample, the null hypothesis is rejected and the machine is shut down for inspection. A thorough examination reveals that there is nothing wrong with the filling machine. From a statistical standpoint, was there a type error made? If yes, which type?...

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ACC 291 Week 2 DQs Discussion Questions 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?

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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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ACC 561 All DQs Week 2 Assessed Discussion Question In what ways do the elements of the four financial statements (The four main financial statements being: balance sheet, the income statement, the statement of cash flows, and the statement of changes in owners equity.) interact with one another? How might changing one of the financial statements affect the other financial statements? Why is it essential to understand the relationship between the financial statements? Week 3 Assessed Discussion Question: Aunt Connies Cookies Simulation Resource: Aunt Connies Cookies...

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**RES 341 Week 5** **Individual** Exercises From the E-Text Resources: Ch. 8 _Applied Statistics in Business and Economics_ Prepare answers to the following exercises in Ch. 8 of _Applied Statistics in Business and Economics_: Chapter Review questions 5 and 6 Chapter Exercises 8.46 and 8.62 __ _Note._ Methods of computation could include the usage of Microsoft® Excel®, SPSS, Lotus, SAS®, Minitab®, or by hand computation. Learning Team Final Conclusions Memo Compute the confidence intervals of your data from the Week 4 Learning Team paper. Based on your confidence intervals,...

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**BCOM 275 Week 2 DQs** 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 is reliable? What are some reasons you might consider data or information to lack validity, credibility, or reliability? Explain your answer by using examples. Consider the following statement: _Most disagreements or differences of opinion are more often a result of faulty, misunderstood, or confusing premises, rather than faulty reason from a valid premise. Do you agree or disagree with this statement? Explain...

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**BCOM 275 Week 2** **Individual** Demonstrative Communication Paper **Write** a 700- to 1,050-word paper describing demonstrative communication. Demonstrative communication includes nonverbal and unwritten communication and involves such things as facial expressions, tone of voice, body language, and so forth. Include the following elements in your paper: Provide examples showing how demonstrative communication can be effective and ineffective, positive and negative, for the sender and receiver. Explain how demonstrative communication involves listening and responding. Format your...

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**ACC 291 Week 2** **Individual** Assignment Week Two **Resources: Ch. 9 of _Financial Accounting_** **Complete Exercise E9-1, E9-7, & E9-12.** **Complete Problem P9-7B, parts a and b only** **Submit utilizing the Microsoft® Excel® template provided in the Course Materials forum.** **Discussion Questions** 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?

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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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**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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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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MKT 438 Week 2 Learning Team Assignment Public Relations Campaign Overview Paper Resources: University Library, Internet, and the Virtual Organizations can be found on your student Web site at Select a PR scenario from the following list: An organization is planning to introduce a new product or service in another country. An organization wants to position itself as a leader in embracing diversity in the workplace. An organization is experiencing security issues associated with operating on the Internet. An organization is moving one of its manufacturing facilities to another...

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**ACC 490 All Assignments** **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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**ACC 455 Corporate Taxation Week 4** **Individual** Week Four Problem Set **Complete** the problems found in Ch. 4 & 6 of _Prentice Halls Federal Taxation 2010: Corporations_. C:6-5 Discussion Question Tax consequences of distributions (Ch. 6) C:4-29 Problem Current E&P Computation (Ch. 4) C:4-52 Problem Comparison of Dividends and Redemptions (Ch. 4) **Read** the scenario and respond to the questions. **Support** your answers with calculations, as needed. **Show** your work. **Submit** your completed assignment as a Microsoft® Excel®, a Microsoft® Word, or a PDF...

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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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MGT 445 Week 4 DQs What are key sources of conflict in the organizational setting? What are the key impediments to efficiently resolving conflict in a negotiation? What means would you apply to preserve or increase the level of trust in an organizational negotiation? What are the five negotiation styles for managing conflict? Which style do you typically use when negotiating? Explain why. Which style is most effective when negotiating in the organizational setting? Explain your answer. What are the five major negotiation intervention strategies? When would you use the different...

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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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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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**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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MGT 498 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 understanding in...

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RES 341 Week 5 DQs What is a control chart? What are the grand mean, the UCL, and the LCL of a control chart for the mean? Why do you suppose 3 standard errors are used in control charts and not two or even one standard error? Explain. A significance test is used to prevent a machine from under filling or overfilling quart bottles. On the basis of a sample, the null hypothesis is rejected and the machine is shut down for inspection. A thorough examination reveals that there is nothing wrong with the filling machine. From a statistical standpoint, was there a type error made? If...

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RES 341 Week 5 Individual Exercises From the E-Text Resources: Ch. 8 Applied Statistics in Business and Economics Prepare answers to the following exercises in Ch. 8 of Applied Statistics in Business and Economics: Chapter Review questions 5 and 6 Chapter Exercises 8.46 and 8.62 Note. Methods of computation could include the usage of Microsoft Excel, SPSS, Lotus, SAS, Minitab, or by hand computation. Learning Team Final Conclusions Memo Compute the confidence intervals of your data from the Week 4 Learning Team paper. Based on your confidence intervals, determine...

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BCOM 275 Week 2 Individual Demonstrative Communication Paper Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper describing demonstrative communication. Demonstrative communication includes nonverbal and unwritten communication and involves such things as facial expressions, tone of voice, body language, and so forth. Include the following elements in your paper: Provide examples showing how demonstrative communication can be effective and ineffective, positive and negative, for the sender and receiver. Explain how demonstrative communication involves listening and responding. Format your paper...

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BIS 303 Week 4 DQs Discussion Questions How does the use of Internet job posting and electronic job applications provide a competitive advantage over traditional channels? How may it affect the demographics of potential applicants? A catering POS is a multi-user DBMS. Why is multi-user access critical? The system usually restricts editing by catering sales users to the user who booked the event. Explain why.

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BSA 375 Week 2 DQs Discussion Questions What is "enterprise-wide analytics technology" and how can it play a part in understanding business processes? What are the challenges in rolling out a Business Intelligence tool? Based on Perkin's (2007) article, list five reasons why projects fail. Provide an example of a project failure. Based on Stotz's (2007) article, why is it important to adequately define the use of a system? List five items a typical design document contains.

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FIN 486 Week 5 DQs Discussion Questions In your own words, explain capital budgeting. Why is it important to a companys long-term success? Provide an example of poorly performed capital budgeting. How does this affect a companys long-term success? Why is capital budgeting part of a companys long-term strategic planning process? What are the pros and cons of these methods: o NPV o Simple payback o IRR

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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 405 Complete Course Week 2: Individual Assignment: Reporting Practices and Ethics Paper Resource: Grading criteria located in Week Two on your student website. Find two or three articles that address financial reporting practices and ethical standards in health care finance, including the following topics: o Generally accepted accounting principles o Corporate compliance, ethics, or fraud and abuse Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper on the financial management of health care organizations, integrating your research articles. o ...

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ISCOM 361 Week 3 Learning Team Assignment Caterpillar Example Resource: pp. 148149 of Purchasing & Supply Chain Management Write a 1100 to 1250-word paper, addressing the topics below using headers to identify each requirement. Explain how an organization develops working relationships with supplier groups. What is the advantage of integrating groups or people for a common purpose? What is meant by internal integration? How is this accomplished? How is external integration accomplished in the example? With whom could Caterpillar build a relationship in the future? Describe how...

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ISCOM 361 Week 4 Individual Assignment Eaton Corporation Resource: pp. 264267 of Purchasing & Supply Chain Management Write a 1,050- to 1,200-word paper addressing the topics below. Illustrate how a purchaser would evaluate a supplier. What are steps in the selection process? Briefly describe each step and its function in the process. How do purchasers evaluate suppliers? What criteria must a supplier use? How are supplier evaluations and surveys effective for a purchaser? Analyze how an organization may reduce costs. What cost analysis techniques may an organization utilize to...

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ISCOM 476 Week 4 DQ4 Why is it important to have specific objectives in a supply chain? How might an organization measure the performance of a supply chain? How might internal and external factors affect a supply chain? Why is continuous improvement necessary?

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ISCOM 476 Week 3 Individual Assignment: Meditech Surgical Case Paper Complete the Meditech Surgical case study located at the end of Ch. 1 in the text. Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper with complete responses to the four questions at the end of the case. Format your paper according to APA standards. 1. What are Meditechs problems in introducing new products? In manufacturing ALL products? 2. What is driving these problems, both systemically and organizationally? 3. Why is the customer service manager the first person to recognize the major issues? 4. How would you fix these...

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MGT 350 Week 1 DQ2 MGT 350 Week 1 Discussion Question 2 DQ2 What are the steps in the University of Phoenix decision-making model? Which step in the University of Phoenix decision-making model is most important? Why? Why is it important to include processes for implementing and evaluating the decision?

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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...

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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 inferential statistics?...

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University of Phoenix Material PSY 201 Development in Adolescence and Late Adulthood Worksheet Use the Learn Psychology text, the University Library, and/or other resources to answer the following questions. Your response to each question should contain at least 150 words. 1 Puberty can be a difficult time for adolescents. What are some of the challenges they face? 2 How and when is peer pressure harmful? Can it ever be helpful? Why? 3 What types of changes occur in the brain in late adulthood? 4 Why is novel problem-solving particularly difficult in late adulthood?

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University of Phoenix Materialpsy/wk 4 PSY 201 Development in Adolescence and Late Adulthood Worksheet Use the Learn Psychology text, the University Library, and/or other resources to answer the following questions. Your response to each question should contain at least 150 words. 1 Puberty can be a difficult time for adolescents. What are some of the challenges they face? 2 How and when is peer pressure harmful? Can it ever be helpful? Why? 3 What types of changes occur in the brain in late adulthood? 4 Why is novel problem-solving particularly difficult in late...

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For this discussion board, you will need to read Tischler (2001), which is posted in this module. This reading provides two answers to the question: "Are prisons the best way to deal with criminals?" According to your textbook, approximately 1.6 million inmates are currently housed in U.S. correctional institutions (Siegel & Worrall, 2013). Many of these inmates will eventually reenter society. I want you to consider whether you believe prisons are the best way to deal with offenders. In this discussion board, address the following questions: prisons the solution to offending? That is,...

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Explain why actuarial prediction of sex offense recidivism is considered important. How did the authors assess the validity of the MnSOST-R How did the authors assess the reliability of the MnSOST-R What were the main findings reported by Epperson and colleagues in their study? In what ways is the Spivak and Sharp (2008) study similar to the one by Bales et al. (2005)? In what ways is it different? Sex Offender Registries and Community Notification Laws: Introduction of the Facts Sex offenders in American society are often seen as repulsive, violent individuals that deserve to be feared...

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What are the differences between variable and absorption costing? Why is variable costing not allowed for GAAP reporting? Which method is more useful for internal decision-making? Why? As a manager, which would you prefer? Why? Absorption costing consists of all costs for a job, including direct materials, direct labor, and both fixed and variable manufacturing overhead. Variable costing only includes direct materials, direct labor, and variable manufacturing overhead for a job. Variable costing is not allowed under GAAP as it does not account for fixed manufacturing overhead costs....

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Week 1 - DQ 1 What is the significance of goodwill in the consolidation process? Why is it necessary to determine goodwill impairment? Do you agree with the change in accounting for goodwill? Why or why not? Response #1 When a company acquires another company's net assets in a business combination, the amount of the acquisition price in excess of the fair value of the identifiable assets and liabilities of the company acquired is recorded as goodwill. Goodwill is theoretically equal to the present value of future excess earnings of a company over other companies in the industry and...

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Week 2 - DQ 1 What is privacy? Why is it important? Do people have an absolute right to privacy? Why or why not? Does privacy exist in an online environment? Explain. What rights to communications privacy does an employee have in the workplace? Response #1 Privacy is the right to confidentiality of ones thoughts, feelings, and space. Your inner most thoughts, and feelings are your own and do not have to be divulged to anyone for any reason. The same goes for space be it your home or personal space. No one is allowed to enter without your permission. Privacy is important because it...

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Mgmt 340 Petries electronics week 4 answers 1. Why is it important to use systems analysis and design methodologies when building a system? Why not just build the system in whatever way seems to be "quick and easy"? What value is provided by using an "engineering" approach? Methodologies, techniques, and tools help ensure the quality and appropriateness of the system being built. Following a systems methodology, applying techniques, and using appropriate tools provides structure to the systems development process, since they have been tested and perfected by others. The quick and...

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Why is it important to continuously update the implementation and communication of a strategic plan? Who should be responsible for updating and communicating a strategic plan? Why? It is important to continuously update the implementation and communication of strategic plans to match the rapidly changing market opportunities that come up. Corporate executives should be responsible for updating and communicating these plans to employees. They need to offer this direction in an understandable, systematic manner through use of company policies. Doing so helps employees know how to act...

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Reasons why firms might not do any strategic planning The analysis phase defines what needs to be trained. Next, an instructional design is crafted to meet this need. Only after the design is complete are the instructional materials developed. During development, individual and group tryouts of the materials are conducted. Results are iteratively fed back into design and development. Evaluation is a central feature of ISD and is performed in each phase. The phases are: Phase 1: Analysis -Determine if training is the appropriate solution; if so, define training requirements Phase...

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In today's pop culture, there is one very popular view of the future. All humans will be free to do as they wish, because robots and computers will work for us. Computers are viewed as the ideal slaves. They work non-stop, never complain, and above all, never make mistakes. It is often said that computers don't make mistakes, that it is the person using the computer who commits errors. What is it that makes humans err, but not computers? I will prove that it is simply the way humans are built that makes us commit errors. Unlike computers, built of mechanical or electronic parts,...

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MGT 415 Week 4 DQ Power, Conflict and Resolution Evaluate your workplace and identify a group that has power in the organization. Analyze why the group is considered powerful. a. What are the elements that contribute to the group's power base? b. Is there a perception among employees in your organization that a disparity of power exists between the "powerful group" and other work groups? c. How can managers minimize the possibility of negative reactions or conflict between groups if the perception of power disparity exists? Answer 1: The main element that...

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BUS 644 Why are the following business processes important? Which process do you feel is most important? Explain your reasoning. a. Strategy development b. Product development c. Systems to produce goods and services d. Order fulfillment Business Process When we start a business, we have to formulate its plan into strategy for conducting its operations and other activities in a desired way. Strategy development process is very important because it helps the organizations to analysis its internal and external environment for taking the right decision and making the right policies in...

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Identify the strengths and weaknesses of the criminal behavior theories. Which theory do you think is most applicable to the cause of criminal behavior today and why There are several theories of criminal behavior. Each theory has its strength and weakness. For instance, the strength of Biological theory is its view that crime is a form of illness caused by pathological factors. These are the differences that identify certain abnormalities within individual that separate the criminal from non - criminal, while the weakness of this theory varies according to viewpoints. According to...

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Question: What is the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB)? What does it do? Why was it created? Is it effective? What suggestions for improvement do you have? Answer: The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) which was founded on April 1, 2001, is an independent standard-setting body of the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) Foundation. IASB is a successor to the International Accounting Standards Committee (IASC). The new name for IASC is IFRS which was issued after 2001. IASB is responsible for the development and publication of IFRSs and...

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List and briefly two example of loss exposures that are not well suited to risk pooling, and explain the reasons why risk pooling is not effective for these loss exposures Risk Pooling in Insurance Risk Pooling Risk pooling is a significant form of risk management that is mostly used by insurance companies to provide safety to medically uninsured population of community people. This type of pooling provides the protection to insurance companies in the context of earthquakes and floods to the kidnapping of insured. Hence it could be stated that loss of business assets because of...

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Describe four (4) organizational areas that can help change a company's culture. Which area do you think is most important and why? The organization culture is set by the management team and the employees working in an organization. This culture sets the road map for an organization and helps the same to either succeed or fail in the growth path (R. L. Daft, H. Willmott Murphy, 2010). The main areas that can help a company to change its culture are: Individuals: an organization is composed of people belonging to different culture and this impacts the culture of an organization. If the...

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What are the differences between variable and absorption costing? Why is variable costing not allowed for GAAP reporting? Which method is more useful for internal decision-making? Why? As a manager, which would you prefer? Why? Absorption costing consists of all costs for a job, including direct materials, direct labor, and both fixed and variable manufacturing overhead. Variable costing only includes direct materials, direct labor, and variable manufacturing overhead for a job. Variable costing is not allowed under GAAP as it does not account for fixed manufacturing overhead costs....

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Week 1 - DQ 1 What is the significance of goodwill in the consolidation process? Why is it necessary to determine goodwill impairment? Do you agree with the change in accounting for goodwill? Why or why not? Response #1 When a company acquires another company's net assets in a business combination, the amount of the acquisition price in excess of the fair value of the identifiable assets and liabilities of the company acquired is recorded as goodwill. Goodwill is theoretically equal to the present value of future excess earnings of a company over other companies in the industry and...

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ACC 562 wk 6 dis You have been assigned to analyze the accounting information for a Fortune 500 corporation. From the e-Activity, evaluate which tools you would use to analyze its business processes, indicating your rationale. The State Farm Insurance Company operates using a mutual company conducting business throughout the US and Canada. The company business lines include property, casualty, and life insurance companies. Since State Farm is a mutual company, it is collectively owned by State Farm policyholders, and not by shareholders. An analysis of State Farm's business process can...

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Week 2 - DQ 1 What is privacy? Why is it important? Do people have an absolute right to privacy? Why or why not? Does privacy exist in an online environment? Explain. What rights to communications privacy does an employee have in the workplace? Response #1 Privacy is the right to confidentiality of ones thoughts, feelings, and space. Your inner most thoughts, and feelings are your own and do not have to be divulged to anyone for any reason. The same goes for space be it your home or personal space. No one is allowed to enter without your permission. Privacy is important because it...

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A+Solution There are 4 questions that need to be answered, each question is from a different story, each page should contain answer so it should be 275 words per answer or more but not less. Question 1 (from Don Quixote): Don Quixote started out wanting to be a writer--"many times he was tempted to take up his own quill . . ., and without a doubt he would have done so, if other more pressing matters hadn't prevented him" ()--but instead "he thought it right and necessary, both to increase his honor and to serve the republic, to roam the world on horseback, dressed in armor, and...

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A+Solution Here is your opportunity to share with everyone a great location in Michigan. Write a travel essay about a specific attraction in the state. The purpose of this is to consider place and what makes place important. Stylistically, the purpose is to grapple with description and the economy of words. Maybe we'll all learn something interesting about Michigan and Michigan history, too. Pay attention to detail and that the words you choose to convey your ideas and emotions. Try and avoid writing in strict chronological order of experience. We are all good at that and that from...

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A+Solution Research Question: How does the quantity and type of bacteria used in yogurt making affect the taste, feel, and smell of the final product? Guiding Questions: Why does yogurt making need bacteria? What is the process to make yogurt? What role does fermentation play in yogurt making? What is aseptic technique and why is it important in yogurt making? How does the use of different bacteria affect the final product? What is the relationship between a yogurt culture and bacteria? What is a live culture? Who invented/discovered yogurt? What do humans use bacteria...

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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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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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Week 3 DQ 2 Why is preferred stock referred to as preferred? What are some of the features added to preferred stock that make it more attractive to investors? Would you select preferred stock or common stock as an investment? Why? 1. Callable preferred stock: has an embedded option allowing the issuer to call shares, either at par or at a slight premium above par. In a typical arrangement, shares are not callable for the first few years following issuance but can be called, perhaps with a month's notice, any time thereafter. As with callable bonds, the price behavior of callable...

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WEEK4 DQ1 Why are companies required to prepare a statement of cash flows? Why is the statement of cash flows divided into three sections? What does each section tell you about the operations of a company? The cash flow statement reconciles the balance sheet and the income statement of a company. Simply put, the cash flow statement records the company's cash transactions (the inflows and outflows) during the given period. It shows whether all those lovely revenues booked on the income statement have actually been collected. The statement of cash flows is divided into three...

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ECO 365 (Principles of Microeconomics) Week 1 ECO 365 Week 1 DQ 1 What is economics? What role does economics play in your personal and organizations decisions? Give an example of the role of economics in decision making. ECO 365 Week 1 DQ 2 What is the difference between a movement along and shift of the demand curve? Show the impact on the equilibrium price and quantity that results from; (1) an increase in demand, (2) an increase in supply, (3) an increase in both supply and demand. Give an example of the role of supply and demand in decision making. ECO 365 Week 1 DQ 3 What is...

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ECO 365 (Principles of Microeconomics) Week 1 ECO 365 Week 1 DQ 1 What is economics? What role does economics play in your personal and organizations decisions? Give an example of the role of economics in decision making. ECO 365 Week 1 DQ 2 What is the difference between a movement along and shift of the demand curve? Show the impact on the equilibrium price and quantity that results from; (1) an increase in demand, (2) an increase in supply, (3) an increase in both supply and demand. Give an example of the role of supply and demand in decision making. ECO 365 Week 1...

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Week 3 DQ 1 What is the five-step process for hypothesis testing? Is the order important? Explain why or why not. Why do alphas differ among different fields of scientific investigation? How do ethics affect your chosen level of significance? Hypothesis testing involves five steps following a particular pattern. The first step refers to identification of the hypothesis of the research or the particular comparison made in the population (Aron & Aron, 2009). The first step is crucial as it decides the purpose of the research and creates the group of the subjects to be studied. This...

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Oslo peace Process (Name of Student) (Name of Institution) Outline 1. Introduction 2. Background of conflict 3. Oslo peace accord 4. Oslo process 5. Success of Oslo 6. Third party involvement 7. Failure of Oslo Agreement 8. Conclusion Introduction Any peace agreement which lacks genuine support of the public from each side of the party is bound to run afoul of continued resistance. Both efforts to reach a peaceful lasting agreement requires popular acceptance, which, entirely contributes to its attainment. If mutual reconciliation of Palestinians and Israelis is...

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Why is controlling turnover in the inventory important? How can improvements in inventory management affect profitability? There are a lot of factors why managing stock is essential - one being expense of not just purchasing it but storing. Improving how you control your stock can assist profitability. Here are a few instances 1. I prefer roughly three pallets of shrink wrap monthly (I have figured out with my supplier to keep at their site WIN FOR ME) but from previous year I was way in advance of my budget I purchased and paid for four pallets monthly. This now gives me twelve...

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PROJ 598 Week 6 DQ 1 Getting the Job Completed PM598 Contracts and Procurement Management PROJ598 Contracts and Procurement Management - DeVry Top of Form Week 6: The Post Award Phase - Discussion Getting the Job Completed (graded) Class: Why is it sometimes difficult to get suppliers to complete the final work activities? Do you have any experiences to share or observations related to interesting examples around us? Additionally: Why is it more difficult to get fixed-price contractors to complete their contract work as compared to reimbursable contractors? What can be...

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PROJ 592 Week 5 DQ 1 Earned Value Calculation (PROJ 592 Project Cost and Schedule Control - DeVry) This week we are introduced to Earned Value techniques. Why is this method any different than just comparing the traditional budget to date with the expenditures to date? After reviewing the EV technique and calculations, does the method have any use when monitoring a project? Top of Form Week 5: Project Monitoring and Control - Discussion Earned Value Calculation (graded) This week we are introduced to Earned Value techniques. Why is this method any different than just...

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The McDonald's Corporation: Business Systems Analyst HRM/531 The McDonald's Corporation: Business Systems Analyst McDonald's is known for their efficiency and speed of serving food and for the company's large number of locations around the world. One does not usually think about the corporate side of McDonald's and what goes into making the company function. Business systems analysts work at McDonald's just like many other companies, but finding the right candidate is difficult to accomplish, especially when the company specializes in the business of...

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Week 3 Assignment Name INF 336 a. Why is it preferable to separate need identification and defining commercial equivalents into two separate stages? It is preferable to separate need identification and defining commercial equivalents because an organization must first identify and know what they need and why they need it. Then the next step is to understand and transform those needs into commercial equals so that the suppliers can understand what is needed. I think that some of the most important parts of need identification is defining 'why' it is needed and confirming that...

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Week Four DQ1 Due Day 2, Wednesday Please post a 200 to 300 word essay in response to the following question by clicking onReply. Why is rapid eye movement sleep so important to learning? REM sleep stimulates the brain regions used in learning. This may be important for normal brain development during infancy, which would explain why infants spend much more time in REM sleep than adults. There are three basic phases of the sleep cycle, and rapid eye movement sleep falls in the last 3rd of that cycle. This is why it's so important to sleep through a full sleep period....

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Category RES 351 When u go inside the category course link detail description are given below Link name RES 351 Week 1 Discussion Question 1 What are the essential tenets of the scientific method, and why is the scientific method important to business research? Toyota has a problem with unexplained acceleration problems in some of its top models. It closed down plants and stopped production on several models. What types of research might Toyota conduct to make these decisions? RES 351 Week 1 Discussion Question 2 Why is research ethics important in business? Describe the...

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Week 2 Discussion Question 2 Why is the cash method generally used for computing taxable income? When would the accrual method be used, and why? Cash method is a methodof accounting under which the taxpayer generally reports income when cashis collected and reports expenses when cashpayments are made. However, for fixed assets, the cashbasis taxpayer claims deductions through depreciation or amortization in the same manner as an accrual basis taxpayer. Prepaid expenses must be capitalized and amortized if the life of the asset extends "substantially beyond" the end of the tax year.

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ACC 455 Week 3, Discussion Question 2 Distinguish between current and accumulated earnings and profits. Why is it important to make this distinction? What is a stock redemption? What are some reasons for redeeming stock? Why are some redemptions treated as sales and others as dividends?

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New Product Development Put yourself in the position of an entrepreneur who is developing a new product to introduce into the market. Briefly describe the product. Then develop the segmentation, targeting, and positioning strategy for marketing the new overall strategy Characteristics of the target market Why that target market is attractive The positioning strategy Provide justifications, in the form of research, for your decisions and include at least three references to credible sources outside of the course and its required readings/ media. (The CSU-Global Library is a good place to...

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New Product Development Put yourself in the position of an entrepreneur who is developing a new product to introduce into the market. Briefly describe the product. Then develop the segmentation, targeting, and positioning strategy for marketing the new overall strategy Characteristics of the target market Why that target market is attractive The positioning strategy Provide justifications, in the form of research, for your decisions and include at least three references to credible sources outside of the course and its required readings/ media. (The CSU-Global Library is a good place to...

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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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MGT 521 Pursuit of a New Life WHY AN MBA New Life 1 Running Head: PURSUIT OF A NEW LIFE Pursuit of a New Life University of Phoenix MGT/521 February 2, 2009 New Life 2 Pursuit of a New Life Whether the decision is to start a new career, pursue a MBA, or even strive towards a personal goal, can be the hardest decision that anyone would have to make. In the times that this nation is in right now the decision to start a new career is not the most logically decision. The decision is not only made upon the person wanting to start a new career, whom ever that may be needs to make sure...

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A+ Solutions UNV-504 Week 1 Topic 1 DQ 2 Introduction to Graduate Studies in the Ken Blanchard College of Business - Being a Graduate Student at GCU This topic discussed the importance of communication. One of GCU's goals is to help you effectively communicate throughout your life. Access and review the "Communication Tool." Why is it important to communicate effectively with others? How will effective communication help students in their academic career? Give examples. Why do you think GCU emphasizes quality discussion posts and proper etiquette in the Discussion Forums?

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A+ Grade Work CWV 101 Week 2 Jesus Film Worksheet and Journal #2 Topic: Foundations of Christian Worldview: Who Is Jesus Christ? As a prerequisite to this assignment, view "The 'Jesus' Film" at Complete the "Jesus Film Worksheet and Journal #2." GCU style is not required, but solid academic writing is expected. Part 1: Jesus Film Worksheet 1)In order to complete this assignment, access and view The "Jesus" Film for free at website. 2)Not only is it paramount for the Christian to understand who Jesus Christ is in the Bible, but also to know the significance...

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Devry ACCT 301 (Essentials of Accounting) Complete Course Discussions Questions Week 2 Internal Controls - Discussion Describe what you think is the most important control activity that a company can implement. Why do you think that the one you chose is the most important? Describe one of the three elements that are present when fraud occurs. Of the three elements, which do you think is present first in an ethical situation? Week 3: Financial Statement Analysis – Discussion Horizontal and Vertical Analysis (Graded) Ratio Analysis (graded Week 4: Managerial...

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HSM 410 Healthcare Policy Devry Week 6 Discussions and Assignment Week 6 DQ 1 Why are ethics important in the health care environment? Give an example of a ethical situation. Week 6 DQ 2 What is prevention? Why is it important? Week 6 Assignment: Week 6 Assignment; Ethical Considerations Paper (800+ Words)

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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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BSOP 434 Logistics Week 8 Final Exam Set 2 Page 1 (TCO 10) What is the primary difference between pilferage and theft? (TCO 10) With ___________, cost objects consume activities, and activities consume resources. (TCO 3) Rate structures deal with three factors. Which of the following is not one of them? (TCO 3) Based on cost, speed, and capacity, which of the following modes is most suitable for high-value, low-volume products (may be perishable or otherwise require urgent delivery)? (TCO 2) All of the following terms have been used to refer to business logistics except: (TCO 2)...

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ECON 312 Principles of Economics Week 3 Week 3 Discussion A Firm’s Shut Down Decision (Graded) Say you are the manager of a perfectly competitive firm selling a product. Your business is making a loss because total revenue is less than total costs. What would you do--shut down or continue to operate? Use hypothetical numbers to explain. Information you need to provide include--state the product you are selling, the price of the product, the quantity of the product you produce, fixed costs, total cost, figure out total revenue, total and average variable costs. Then go ahead and...

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Week 1 DQs What is the significance of goodwill in the consolidation process? Why is it necessary to determine goodwill impairment? Do you agree with the change in accounting for goodwill? Why or why not? The FASB has said that a good reputation is definitely an asset symbolizing the future economical advantages as a result of other assets developed in a business combination which are not separately identified and individually recognized. While consolidating the fiscal reports of more than one companies into a single set of fiscal reports it is necessary, not to reveal very...

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Week 3 learning team Why do certain accounts have to be audited 100%? Specific accounts are needed to be audited completely because of high-risk atmospheres. Auditing an account completely will offer a dependable origin of information for people relying on the data to make solid decisions for example investments. A significant majority of public organizations need a lot of their accounts to be audited completely in efforts to increase develop management, making sure that the organization is running in a successful way, and to highlight the significance of internal controls...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**CRJ 499 Assignment 1: Identifying the Challenge** For your senior project, choose one of the following major criminal justice areas: law enforcement, prisons/corrections, the courts, Homeland Security, private security, or emergency management. This component will serve as the area for which your senior project will be based. Next, identify a challenge or area of improvement within your chosen area. (For example, one may choose corrections as the topic area and violence in prisons as the problem). Over the weeks of this course, you will progressively research,...

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SEC 571 Week 8 Final Exam SEC 571 Principles of Information Security and Privacy - DeVry 1. (TCO A) You are responsible for developing a security evaluation process that can be used to assess various operating systems both during and after development. List the five most desirable qualities your evaluation process should have and explain why they are important. (Be sure to address qualities of the evaluation process, not specific metrics for assessment of operating systems.) (Points : 40) 2. (TCO B) The Open Systems Interconnection model is inherently inefficient. On the source host, each...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**Elements of Marketing Strategy – Article** From the list of assigned readings included in this course, or another article of your choice from the Harvard Business Review, choose an article that deals with one or more of the elements of marketing strategy (product, price, place, promotion; or, if services related, people, process, and physical evidence) and summarize the article, addressing the following questions: 1. Why is the author writing about the subject? 2. What is the thesis of the article? 3. What are the key points/facts presented in the...

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A+ Grade Solution COM 200 Week 2 Discussion 2 - Gender and Communication Write: Based on what you have learned this week from our text and the video, answer the following questions: • What are the gender similarities and gender differences hypotheses? • How does gender influence how we communicate verbally and nonverbally? • In your own experience, do men and women communicate differently? If so, how and why? • Why is it important to think about gender when thinking about communication? Please spend at least two sentences on each of the questions. Note: While we want you...

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ACC 280 Week 5 DQ-2 What are some internal controls related to cash? Why is control over cash important? What are the pros and cons of segregation of duties over cash? Why is a bank reconciliation considered an internal control over cash? How does it provide control? What control violations might the bank reconciliation highlight?

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Discussion: As more and more data are collected, stored, processed, and disseminated by organizations, new and innovative ways to manage them must be developed. Discuss how the data resource management methods of today will need to evolve as more types of data emerge. Why is the role of a data steward considered innovative? Explain. Discussion Continued: When it comes to telecommunication network installation and management, as a business manager, you have to make a crucial decision to choose between hiring an expert to do the work or do it yourself. Which choice is better, and why?...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**MKT 245 Week 2 Article Summary 1** From the list of assigned readings included in this course, or another article of your choice from the Harvard Business Review, choose an article that deals with one or more of the elements of marketing strategy (product, price, place, promotion; or, if services related, people, process, and physical evidence) and summarize the article, addressing the following questions: 1. Why is the author writing about the subject? 2. What is the thesis of the article? 3. What are the key points/facts presented in the article? 4. What...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**MKT 245 Week 5 Article Summary 2** From the list of assigned readings included in this course, or another article of your choice from the Harvard Business Review, choose an article that deals with one or more of the elements of marketing strategy (product, price, place, promotion; or, if services related, people, process, and physical evidence) and summarize the article, addressing the following questions: 1. Why is the author writing about the subject? 2. What is the thesis of the article? 3. What are the key points/facts presented in the article? 4. What...

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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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Cost-Volume-Profit (CVP) Concepts (graded) Why is CVP analysis useful? Why is it an important concept in managerial accounting? Professor Slook Email this Author 5/12/2016 8:53:50 AM How does the break-even point fit into this discussion? What is the break-even point? Why is it an important concept in managerial accounting? What are its uses? Breakeven is an important concept in managerial accounting because it explains the relationship between cost, production, volume and returns. It can be extended to show how changes in fixed cost, variable cost, commodity prices, revenues will...

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WEEK 1 DQ 1 Based on what you know about accounting, what role do you see it playing in business operations? How dependent do you think a business is on its accounting department? Why? In my opinion accounting is an integral part of any business organization which analyses and reflects the financial status of the organization. It is impossible to make financial decisions without knowing the details of the financial status of the organization. The accounting enables to make estimates of expenditures and other financial transactions and it is the back bone of any organization. The...

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Why is the ocean layered?* Explain the PHYSICAL CAUSES of layering, and describe the major layers in the ocean. NOTE: In your research you may find the Hadalpeligic Zone. Hadal means Hades, why would the conditions here be "Hell-like"? Also during WWII and the Cold War submariners found the "deep-scattering layer" where they could hide from sonar. So for grins (and to help your grade on this item.) find out what & where it is while doing your research. Or just ask your local submariner, anybody who has ever served on a sub will know the answer to this. The attached article will prove...

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Answer this question: In your own words describe why Ready Technology is feasible or not. Why is it now possible? It has to be at least 300 words 12pt. Times New Roman

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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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Relevant Costing We have shown in this module that poor decision making may result when acceptable prices are determined by adding a fixed percentage to the "full cost" of a product when that "full cost" includes a unitized fixed cost. The lesson in the module is that any selling price above the contribution margin will add to the wealth of the firm. Q1: This being the case, is there a danger in the decision rule that states "always accept any offer that has a positive contribution margin?" Please expand on your explanation by giving examples. Q2: Also, what about the issue of capacity?...

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**ECO 415 Week 1** **Individual** Basic Concepts Paper **Resource:** Supply and Demand simulation located on your student website **Write** a 1,050- to 1,400 word paper that discusses basic concepts in applied economics in the context of the simulation. Answer the following questions in the paper: * How do changes in the business environment cause changes in supply and demand? Cite and explain at least two examples from the simulation. * Why is marginal analysis used when making business decisions? How is marginal analysis used to respond to shifts in supply and demand? Cite...

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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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MKT 438 Week 3 DQs How is the effectiveness of public relations best measured? Explain your answer. What are three types of evaluation techniques used in PR? Provide examples of each. At what stage of the PR campaign should evaluation occur? Explain your answer. What is the significance of the communication process in PR? What types of interference (noise) might a PR professional experience in the communication process? Why is feedback critical to the communication process? What criteria are used to identify the most effective and efficient PR channel or medium? What are some tools or...

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MKT 438 Week 3 Individual Assignment Functions of Public Relations Paper Resources: University Library, Internet Select an organization with which you are familiar, and identify an issue within that organization that would have both organizational and societal implications. Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which you complete the following: Explain the organizational and societal functions of PR. Identify an issue within that organization that would have both organizational and societal implications. For that organization, explain how you would address both the organizational...

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MGT 431 Week 3 DQs Discussion Questions What are compensation methods? What are benefits programs? Why is benchmarking important in maintaining external equity in compensation? What is the relationship between compensation and employee morale? What is the most effective compensation structure for a retail sales team? What about a retail support team? How do you assess the costs and benefits of nonfinancial rewards? What are the advantages and disadvantages of a commission based pay structure? Are there any retail or service industries where a commission based pay structure is...

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MGT 437 Week 2 DQs Discussion Questions What is the function of a project budget? Why is it important to include management contingency in a project budget and how you would calculate the amount of contingency needed? Provide an example of a project milestone in a project schedule. How would you explain to a project team member what a dependency relationship is between two tasks and why it is important?

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MGT 488 Week 1 DQs What is a strategic business plan? Why is this plan important to an organizations long-term success? What role does innovation play in developing a strategic business plan? Why is the internal organizational analysis important to strategic management planning? What are various sources of internal organization dynamics that influence strategic business planning? How might nonsubstitutable capabilities affect strategic management planning? What are the components that comprise a sustainable competitive advantage for a firm? How might these components vary for...

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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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RES 341 Week 4 DQs Why is the population shape a concern when estimating a mean? What effect does sample size, n, have on the estimate of the mean? Is it possible to normalize the data when the population shape has a known skew? Define and discuss confidence intervals. Why are estimations and confidence intervals important? How can you use confidence intervals to establish statistical significance and/or lack of statistical significance? How does the students t distribution compare to the normal z distribution? When do you use the student's t-test and when do you use the...

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**HCS 465 All DQs** Week 1 Why is it important to use the research methodologies in the research process? Provide one example of using the research process in your workplace or personal life. Explain the different types of research methodologies used in the health sciences. How would you apply one of these research methods in your workplace? Week 2 Choose a health care study. Explain the basic ethical considerations in terms of informed consent, beneficence, truth telling, and deception. What are the similarities between this ethical case and any others you have researched for this...

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ECO 415 Week 1 Individual Basic Concepts Paper Resource: Supply and Demand simulation located on your student website Write a 1,050- to 1,400 word paper that discusses basic concepts in applied economics in the context of the simulation. Answer the following questions in the paper: How do changes in the business environment cause changes in supply and demand? Cite and explain at least two examples from the simulation. Why is marginal analysis used when making business decisions? How is marginal analysis used to respond to shifts in supply and demand? Cite and explain at least...

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FIN 370 Week 3 DQ1 What is capital planning? Why is the internal rate of return important to an organization? Why is net present value important to a project? How do you select from multiple projects presented to your organization?

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ISCOM 305 Week 1 DQs Discussion Questions 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?

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ISCOM 305 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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ISCOM 361 Week 4 Individual Assignment Eaton Corporation Individual Assignment Eaton Corporation Resource: pp. 264267 of Purchasing & Supply Chain Management Write a 1,050- to 1,200-word paper addressing the topics below. Illustrate how a purchaser would evaluate a supplier. What are steps in the selection process? Briefly describe each step and its function in the process. How do purchasers evaluate suppliers? What criteria must a supplier use? How are supplier evaluations and surveys effective for a purchaser? Analyze how an organization may reduce costs. What cost analysis...

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ART 105 Final Essay Final Essay In the Final Essay you will articulate how your understanding and appreciation of art changed as the result of your study in this course. The essay needs to be carefully written and proof-read before submitting. Remember that the essay will earn you 100 points! You may consult an informative article on Elements of Style at: In your Final Essay please address the following prompts: Why is art important? Is there a difference in how art is practiced by traditional and modern societies? If yes, please explain. Why should art be taught in...

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ENG 202 Week 6 Discussion Langston Hughes Why is the work of Langston Hughes so important? What is the Harlem Renaissance? What is your favorite poem of his and why?

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Associate Program Material ETH 125 Diversity Worksheet Answer each question in 50 to 150 words. Provide citations for all the sources you use. 1. What is diversity? Why is diversity valued? 2. What is ethnocentrism? In what ways can ethnocentrism be detrimental to a society? 3. Define emigration and immigration. 4. What are some of the ways groups of people are identified? 5. Why do people label and group other people? 6. Define culture. Is culture limited to racial and ethnic backgrounds? Explain.

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Associate Program Material ETH 125 Diversity Worksheet Answer each question in 50 to 150 words. Provide citations for all the sources you use. 1. What is diversity? Why is diversity valued? 2. What is ethnocentrism? In what ways can ethnocentrism be detrimental to a society? 3. Define emigration and immigration. 4. What are some of the ways groups of people are identified? 5. Why do people label and group other people? 6. Define culture. Is culture limited to racial and ethnic backgrounds? Explain.

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XACC 291 Recognizing Differences COMPLETED Discussion Questions for ACC 291 Week 2 at University of Phoenix. Quality. Recent. Options. Perfect Score. What are the differences among valuation, depreciation, amortization, and depletion? Is it appropriate to calculate depreciation using two different methods? 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?

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University of Phoenix Material SCI 256 Environmental Science Worksheet Answer the following questions in at least 100 words. The answers are found in Ch. 1-4 of Environmental Science. 1. What would you include in a brief summary on the history of the environmental movement? 2. Explain the main point concerning exponential growth and whether it is good or bad. Compare exponential growth to a logistic growth curve and explain how these might apply to human population growth. What promotes exponential growth? What constrains population growth? 3.Compare predictions for human...

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Why is it important to consider context when interpreting assessment results? What types of questions might provide you with appropriate context based upon the assessments you might administer. Why is it important to consider context when interpreting assessment results? Appropriate consideration of contextual factors is essential for ensuring internal and external validity of randomized and non-randomized evaluations. Understanding the nature and role of contextual factors may improve the validity of assessment results. Norms provide a context for interpreting the meaning of a test...

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Week 4 DQ1 Altruism and Prosocial Behavior Examine the concept of altruism and altruistic behavior. What does it mean for someone to behave altruistically? What is gained from this action, and how does it differ from egoistic behavior? What are some reasons why people would want to help one another, without regard for personal gain or benefit? In addition, explain the bystander effect. If we all have a genuine desire to help one another, why is the effect so common? How can we prevent it from occurring? When our behavior is motivated purely for the interest of others and not...

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The Importance of Planning Evidence-Based Strategies for Teaching Students with Disabilities Based on your textbook and readings throughout this course, why is it so important to be able to use effective instructional strategies in your lessons? Why is it critical that you consider the needs of students with disabilities when planning instruction? Support your assertions by citing at least two peer-reviewed sources It is important for students to increase their learning and to develop abilities from content taught. This includes material from "textbooks, lectures, audio-visual...

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Develop a policy argument or claim that is definitive, designative, evaluative, and advocative, using one of these terms: (a) crime, (b) pollution, (c) terrorism, (d) quality of life, (e) global warming, (f) fiscal crisis, (g) human rights, and (h) unemployment. -Convert the argument in the first discussion into a policy debate by providing an objection and a rebuttal. Explain if and why the qualifier changed after introducing an objection and rebuttal. If the qualifier did not change, explain why it did not change. Introduction In the late twentieth century many citizens in...

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The ten Generally Accepted Auditing Standards (GAAS) provide the foundation for all other auditing standards and interpretations. What is the definition of the standard of "due professional care", and how might a court decide whether an audit firm met the standard? Why is independence often considered the cornerstone of the auditing profession? Why were independence issues a primary concern of Congress when they developed the Sarbanes-Oxley Act? Due professional care is to be exercised in the performance of the audit and the preparation of the report. The exercise of due professional...

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Why is preferred stock referred to as preferred? What are some of the features added to preferred stock that make it more attractive to investors? Would you select preferred stock or common stock as an investment? Why? Providestock details fromyour AnnualReport. Preferred stocks are "preferred" because they have preference over common stock to receive dividends and company assets if the business is liquidated. If a company does not have enough cash to pay dividends to both the preferred shares and the common shares, the preferred shareholders must be paid first....

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DQ # 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? To me,the Feedback Q andA portion,is the most important part of the communication process. I think this portion just sums everything up that has happened untill this point. The sender has had a chance to get the information out and make adjustments based on the receivers reactions to the content. The receiver has had the opportunity to decode the message through their own...

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Week 3 - DQ 1 Why is intellectual property important to protect? What types of intellectual property do you or your business own? Give examples. What are some common misconceptions about intellectual property? Response #1 Why is intellectual property important to protect? Intellectual property remains very important to protect. Intellectual property in a business environment is proprietary information. Marketing departments use intellectual property to increase sales every day. Some examples of intellectual property exist in forms like product formulas, packaging designs, music,...

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Why is it necessary to monitor and control strategic plans? Who should be responsible for monitoring and controlling strategic plans? Why? What are the pitfalls of failing to monitor and control strategic plans? Strategic controls are needed to "steer" the company in the direction of implementing the strategy and changes that take place in the firm's environment. They are needed to ensure that the organization is following the direction established during strategic strategic plan should specify who is responsible and if it doesn't, then managers should be responsible for monitoring...

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Team and Group Roles What types of group roles are there? Name and describe at least six different roles. Also, note that similar roles are known by different names, for example, leader and facilitator. What you call a role is not as important as doing a good job of explaining the purpose and duties of each role. Can some roles have more than one person in that role in one group? If so, which roles are they? Which roles, if any, cannot have more than one person in the role in one group? Why? Can you rank the roles in order of importance? If yes, do so and explain your ranking. If you...

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According to Bryde and Robinson (2007), what is the relationship between total quality management (TQM) and project quality? Why does that relationship exist and why is it important to effective project management? According to my research, and in very basic terms, TQM (Total Quality Management) is a globally accepted management technique focused on the continuous improvement of quality on an organization's products and/or services. TQM focuses on an organizational-wide approach to quality management, and emphasizes that quality assurance and improvement is the responsibility of each and...

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Week 2 DQ 1 Why is effective working capital management important? What are some working capital strategies in your organization? Would you consider your organization's approach flexible, moderate, or restrictive? Why? Working capital is a company's current assets; things like cash, accounts receivable, inventory, etc. Effective working capital management is important because you need to have working capital to keep the business going day to day. You need to be able to pay your bills when they come due and also buy things that the business needs to keep going, like inventory,...

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Week 3 DQ 1 Why is more interest paid at the beginning of a loan than at the end? What are some uses of a loan amortization table in your personal and professional life? Which method earns higher revenue for a credit card company? Why? More interest is paid at the beginning of an annuity than at the end because themoney isthere to gain interest at the beginning of the year so the money will gain more interest than it would if the money is paid at the end of the year. I am sure that when I had a car loan there would have been a loanamortization table that would show how much of...

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Why are companies interested in operations management today? Why is it important? Companies are interested in operations management because of the potential savings in money from the successful function of the process. The #1 by product of a successful operation management is in the increased efficiency of overseeing, controlling, designing and processing of goods and services by said company. With increased efficiency, a company should see a reduction in overhead costs, production costs and increased customer demand efficiency as well. It is important because of the growing demand...

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The Importance of Plea Bargaining in Criminal Trials Screeech! That is the sound of our court system coming to a grinding halt, if plea bargaining were no longer utilized. Not only does plea bargaining save taxpayers an enormous amount of money, it often provides the evidence for a conviction and allows public defenders and other court officials to concentrate their limited resources on more important or difficult cases. Some people may believe that plea bargaining with criminals is wrong. The entire basis of the argument against plea bargaining says that criminals should not...

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Category MGT 307 When u go inside the category course link detail description are given below Link name MGT 307 Week 1 Discussion Question 1 How are organizations similar to living things? What is the organizational behavior model and its focus? Why is it important to understand organizational behavior? MGT 307 Week 1 Discussion Question 2 Why is the organizational behavior model important in management? How do individuals affect organizations? How do organizations affect individuals? What makes your organization unique from other organizations? MGT 307 week...

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Business Ethics Just War/Military Ethics (Weeks Two and Four) - What are some circumstances that would make a war just or unjust? - Are there ways of conducting a war that should be defended as just? - Are there ways of conducting a war that should be opposed as unjust? - What kinds of virtues do persons in the military need? ? What sorts of behavior might those virtues require? ? What sorts of behavior would be contrary to those virtues? - Are there times when a soldier's virtues and/or duties may conflict? ? How should a soldier act in such circumstances? Ethics Concerning the...

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Business Ethics Just War/Military Ethics (Weeks Two and Four) - What are some circumstances that would make a war just or unjust? - Are there ways of conducting a war that should be defended as just? - Are there ways of conducting a war that should be opposed as unjust? - What kinds of virtues do persons in the military need? ? What sorts of behavior might those virtues require? ? What sorts of behavior would be contrary to those virtues? - Are there times when a soldier's virtues and/or duties may conflict? ? How should a soldier act in such circumstances? Ethics Concerning the...

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What exactly is perception as it relates to consumers? perception more important than the facts to many consumers? Why or why not? are some of the factors that impact consumer's perceptions? consumers always need information to form a perception of a product? can marketers do to influence consumers' perceptions? There is a close and significant relationship between consumer perception and the profitability of a business. Perception as related to consumers can be defined as the "concept of sensory perception to marketing and advertising. Just as sensory perception relates to...

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Running Head: GREAT GAME OF LIFE 1) What is the objective of the Great Game of Life (GGOL) program? 2) Should Simmons implement the GGOL? Why or why not? Give at least two reasons based on the case study for your position. 3) How did the Charlotte's Pride video influence your position on the use of GGOL to change Simmons? 4) Assuming the GGOL will be implemented, regardless of your position, what steps would you take to ensure positive results? Include at least three steps and stages of implementation. 5) How might the GGOL program affect the managerial or employee...

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Healthcare Leadership Considering your own career in health care leadership, do you feel that a map or a compass is better suited for your planning. Explain the role of contingency planning in health care? Explain your choice. Your response should be at least 200 words in length. Explain the role of contingency planning in health care. Should every health care organization formulate contingency plans? Why, or why not? Your response should be at least 200 words in length.\\\ Table of Contents Planning Leadership Map in Healthcare Sector2 Role of Contingency Planning in Health...

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What is one example of information you looked up on the internet to help you accomplish a task? Was the information you received on the internet helpful and did it assist you in accomplishing your task? For assistance in the future, would you return to this website? Why or why not? Internet is really useful in getting the required information at any time as per the convenience of the user. For example, while developing the questionnaire on studying the reaction of customers about the particular product, I looked up to internet about the steps of designing good questionnaires. The...

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The ten Generally Accepted Auditing Standards (GAAS) provide the foundation for all other auditing standards and interpretations. What is the definition of the standard of "due professional care", and how might a court decide whether an audit firm met the standard? Why is independence often considered the cornerstone of the auditing profession? Why were independence issues a primary concern of Congress when they developed the Sarbanes-Oxley Act? Due professional care is to be exercised in the performance of the audit and the preparation of the report. The exercise of due professional...

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A+ Solution Write 2-3 pages analyzing a process of your choice. Your approach may be either informational or directional. After dividing the process into clear steps, be certain to use transitions to keep the reader with you as you move through the process. Within each step, include plenty of descriptive details so the reader has a thorough understanding. Remember that you are either explaining or informing, and an occasional explanation of “why” is helpful. An interesting presentation is achieved with strong verbs and intriguing introductions and conclusions. To further...

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Week 3 - DQ 1 Why is intellectual property important to protect? What types of intellectual property do you or your business own? Give examples. What are some common misconceptions about intellectual property? Response #1 Why is intellectual property important to protect? Intellectual property remains very important to protect. Intellectual property in a business environment is proprietary information. Marketing departments use intellectual property to increase sales every day. Some examples of intellectual property exist in forms like product formulas, packaging designs, music,...

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Question: What are some internal controls related to cash? Why is control over cash important? What are the pros and cons of segregation of duties over cash? Why is a bank reconciliation considered an internal control over cash? How does it provide control? What control violations might the bank reconciliation highlight? There are several internal controls that are related to cash: Establishment of responsibility Segregation of duties Documentation procedures Physical, mechanical, and electronic controls Other controls These are important because cash assets are something that can easily...

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A+Solution Literature "This Is What It Means To Say Phoenix, Arizona" by Sherman Alexie First published in Esquire In 1994 Anthologized in Best American Short Stories of 1994 Adapted with other Alexie stories for the 1998 film Smoke Signals 1.In paragraph 1, readers are told that Victor lives on a reservation. What details elsewhere in the story establish this setting? What association does this setting have for you? Do you think the story could take place anywhere else? 2.In addition to various locations on the reservation, the story’s settings include an airplane, a...

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A+Solution Research Analysis: Minimalist interior space Why? How does dementia relate to this? List And define each color and which is better, advantages and disadvantages of colors for dementia And we chose zen design so why is it good or whatever for dementia. And how can zen design be used for dementia, how is it helpful for them

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A+Solution Select ONE and post your response below. Remember to post at least two comments on other posts. Your comments should be about 4 lines in length each. If you are shooting for an A in this course, then do more than the minimum of two. Your main post should be at least 3 paragraphs in length, 250 words. 1. STAR WARS SUBCULTURE: Watch this 10 minute video clip on Star Wars Fans ( Use the CC, if needed. Answer the following questions: What specific American values are the fans threatening and how? You need to refer to chapter two’s discussion on values. What are several...

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Write a paper on US Healthcare system is probing to implement Health Information Technologies to meet different objectives which has an impact on care quality and has implemented ERP software ROSS, Write a brief draft describing about business problem which a company faces and which can be solved with other information technology application other than ERP software. What are other options can be used other than ERP software? Define the problem that you are trying to solve and what they particular face, why it is problem and why a technology solution will work and its impact on business...

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A+ Solution The Problem is about [ Wasting Water ]. ## please use simple English vocabulary as a second language student ## Structural Outline for the Problem-Solution Essay I. Introduction A. Attention-grabbing hook (question, interesting fact or quote, setting a scene, etc.) B. Introduce the problem (context) C. Thesis Statement (main-idea sentence) II. Body A. Causes/effects of the problem. 1. Why does the problem exist? 2. What is the history of the problem? 3. Include scientific data about the problem. 4. How...

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A+ Solution Requirements for the assignment: Write a 2-3 page paper about an issue that has sparked your interest. Your paper should reference a "seed article" from the New York Times (or other approved publication) that helps to guide your ideas and shows the conversation that you are entering into. Your article could be one we read in class, but it may also be one from recent news that you read on your own. Use your summary skills to clarify the article that peaked your interest. Then, clarify what you already know, think, feel, and believe about the issue. While you may have...

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Assignment 2 Case Study 9.5 Swedish Daddies Read Case 9.5: Swedish Daddies, locatedhereor on page 351 of your textbook. Write a four to six (4-6) page paper in which you answer the following questions: 1. Describe the balance that you currently seek between career and family life. Do you believe that the mindset of corporate America is conducive to the type of work and family arrangement that would suit you? Explain the major reasons why or why not. 2. Explain whether or not you believe the United States should require companies to provide paid maternity leave. Suppose the U.S....

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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? 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...

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ECON 545 (Business Economics) Week 2 Discussion Question 1 (Marginal Analysis) Marginal Analysis (graded) Why is marginal analysis important in economics? How do the tutorials Basics of Marginal Analysis and Understanding and Applying Marginal Analysis at the end of this week's lecture reinforce the concepts of marginal analysis? How can any firm find the right production level which guarantees maximum profit (or minimum loss)? Why is marginal analysis important in economics? How do the tutorials Basics of Marginal Analysis and Understanding and Applying Marginal Analysis...

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A+ Solutions NRS-427V Module 1 DQ 2 Concepts in Community and Public Health - Community/Public Health Nursing Consider the different communities to which you belong: 1.What is the geopolitical community in you live? Why is it geopolitical? 2.What is a phenomenological community to which you belong? Why is it a phenomenological community? 3.What would some challenges and benefits be for community health nurses in providing care for different communities? For similar communities? For the same community? What are some possible solutions to the challenges?

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A+ Solutions NRS-427V Module 3 DQ 1 Concepts in Community and Public Health - Tools for Community Health Nursing Practice What is the difference between a group "at risk" for poor health and a group considered a "vulnerable" population? Provide an example of a group at risk and a group considered a vulnerable population. 1.Explain why members of these groups cannot advocate for themselves or why advocating for these groups would be beneficial. 2.What would you advocate for?

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BUS 330 Week 4 Quiz (10 Q’s & A’s) 1.Question :What media timing strategy does the following example represent? A new restaurant advertises on local radio with 40 spots per week for two weeks, followed by 20 spots per week every other week for the next twelve weeks. 2.Question :Which of the following statements was discussed in Chapter 9 as a benefit of developing and following a written marketing plan? 3.Question :What typically differentiates a marketing plan intended for an internal audience from one written for potential investors? 4.Question :Which answer BEST...

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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?

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Week 5 DQ 1 What is the role of an internal IT audit group in an organization? Why is having such a group important for an organization and why should it report outside the normal IT reporting channels? An information technology audit group is extremely important for an organization if employed correctly. The nearest analog I can think of is like the internal affairs department of law enforcement agencies. With this type of group, all aspects of the IT portion of an organization can be scrutinized for error, excess, or malfeasence. This type of group must always report outside the normal...

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ISSC421 Week 2 Lab #2: Network Documentation Instructor Name: ________________ Lab Assessment Questions 1. What is the terminal console password for LAN Switch 1 and LAN Switch 2? LAN Switch 1 LAN Switch 2 2. Specify the host IP address for LAN Switch 1 and LAN Switch 2 that you discovered from the Wireshark protocol capture file. Switch1 Switch2 3. When you Telnet to LAN Switch 1 or LAN Switch 2, why is it a good idea to first ping an IP interface or port's IP address? The Ping command verifies connectivity by sending ICMP echo packets to a host and...

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Week Five DQ 1 Why is problem solving considered the highest level of mental activity? What makes an individual skillful at solving problems? Explain your answer. Why is problem solving considered the highest level of mental activity? The highest level of mental activity is problem-solving because according to cognitive psychology, the problem-solving requires mental processes like discovering, analyzing and solving problems. These mental processes involve certain steps in solving problems. These steps include discovering the problem, taking decision for tackling the issues involved,...

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Why is motivating others more difficult than motivating self? Motivating others can be more difficult then how one can motivate themselves. Though external factors can help like offer of incentives, this comes second in thought. Each person is unique, so their motivation comes from within. Its easy for one to look at what desires for out comes they may want or need. To know which areas they can excell in , and use this inner power to external motivations as well. I believe that thr reason why its harder to motivate others compared to your self is the fact each person has different...

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Discussion 2: Read the Closing Case in Chapter 11, Why is Disney Funding Chinese Pirates? Give a reasoned answer to why Disney might be investing in instead of fighting with this popular Chinese file-sharing website. The post should be a minimum of 200 words. Respond to at least two of your fellow students' postings. is a website based out of China for the purposes to upload full length videos and movies. This is the same concept as YouTube in the United States, without the length limit and copyright issues. Due to the fact the copyright laws are not as strict in China has made...

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DQ 1 Post a 150-200-word response to the following discussion question by clicking on Reply. What is the role of an internal IT audit group in an organization? Why is having such a group important for an organization and why should it report outside the normal IT reporting channels? Information technology audit is actually the study of balances and checks, or controls, inside any given Information technology company. An information technology audit collects and assesses facts of a given organization's practices, information systems in addition to operations. The main...

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Week 4 DQ 2 Please post a 150- to 200-word response to the following discussion question: Why is innovation important to the growth of organizations? Explain your answer. Robbins & Judge (2011, p. 603) defines innovation as a kind of change that is more specialized. It refers to new ideas that can be used to initiate a new or improve an existing product, business process, or service. This is why a business can get bigger by applying innovation. We see that customers always look for a new version of any product. This pushes a business to innovate things. When a business...

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Scholar-Practitioner Project Final Report Now that you have completed your Scholar-Practitioner Project: Final Presentation, it is time to share what you have done. To prepare for this Scholar-Practitioner Project Assignment, review your experience preparing and delivering your presentation in the community. Reflect on the challenges and rewards of shining a light on the issues presented in this class. Was your audience receptive to these ideas? What message seemed to resonate best? What perspectives did you gain from listening to your audience? To complete this...

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Week 4 DQ 1 Direction for Cultural Change In a 250-300 word post, respond to this question: Why is culture change important in long-term care? Select one type of long-term care and present 3 barriers to successful cultural change in your selected type of long-term care. Respond to two of your classmates' posts. Why is culture change important in long-term care? Individual-focused care or resident-directed care, according to (Malone, 2010), is another name for culture change. It is important in long-term care (LTC) for it converts the traditional LTC model from the...

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Discuss the concept of ethics. Why is the purchasing profession particularly sensitive to this topic? What are the different risks associated with unethical behavior? Morals may be expressed like a viewpoint linked to what are proper and improper behavior, moral ideas, and responsibilities. Essentially, morals are the group of rules, or values which guides an individual's behavior. Morals may be a difficult situation for a buying administrator who is working with people from other countries because of the fact that their ethics are more than likely going to be different. A few other...

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Assignment 2: First Analytical Essay on Drama Compose a two-page paper in which you write an analysis of the assigned drama’s speech. Start by identifying what you believe to be the play’s “definitive moment” (the most important, conclusive, ultimate passage). This moment may be related to plot or a character. Either way, once you find it, analyze the speech featured at this point in the play. Considering the following questions may help you gather your thoughts, but, your essay should do much more than merely list the answers. As in the paper that you wrote for Week 1,...

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Category MGT 307 When u go inside the category course link detail description are given below Link name MGT 307 Week 1 Discussion Question 1 How are organizations similar to living things? What is the organizational behavior model and its focus? Why is it important to understand organizational behavior? MGT 307 Week 1 Discussion Question 2 Why is the organizational behavior model important in management? How do individuals affect organizations? How do organizations affect individuals? What makes your organization unique from other organizations? MGT 307 week...

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Why is product life cycle important? Whatchanges should occur inadvertising, sales, and promotion at the various stages of the product life cycle? Provide examples. Why is product life cycle important? A company's positioning and differentiation strategy must change as the product, market, and competitors change over the product life cycle. To say that a product has a life cycle is to assert four things: 1. products have a limited life, 2. product sales pass through distinct stages with different challanges, opportunities, and problems for the seller, 3. profits rise and fall...

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Why is it important to consider context when interpreting assessment results? What types of questions might provide you with appropriate context based upon the assessments you might administer. Why is it important to consider context when interpreting assessment results? Appropriate consideration of contextual factors is essential for ensuring internal and external validity of randomized and non-randomized evaluations. Understanding the nature and role of contextual factors may improve the validity of assessment results. Norms provide a context for interpreting the meaning of a test...

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What are the essential tenets of the scientific method, and why is the scientific method important to business research? Toyota has a problem with unexplained acceleration problems in some of its top models. It closed down plants and stopped production on several models. What types of research might Toyota conduct to make these decisions? When one decides to do business research, one method that could be considered would be scientific research. Our textbook lists nine characteristics of scientific method. The characteristic listed are: 1.Purpose clearly defined. Understanding why the...

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CheckPoint: Quiz - Answer the following questions: Who was Joseph McCarthy and why was he famous/infamous? (5 points) Joseph McCarthy was a Senator from Wisconsin that put fear into the heart of the nation with accusations at of Communism. With America fearing Soviet Union the spread of Communism inside the government really put fear into the hearts of American people. His McCarthyism approach to expose individuals involved with Communism or even associated with Communism was aggressive. He made accusations towards those in the military as well as Hollywood. Reference What...

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ACC 291 week 3 DQ 2 Why is preferred stock referred to as preferred? What are some of the features added to preferred stock that make it more attractive to investors? Would you select preferred stock or common stock as an investment? Why? Providestock details fromyour AnnualReport. Preferred stocks are "preferred" because they have preference over common stock to receive dividends and company assets if the business is liquidated. If a company does not have enough cash to pay dividends to both the preferred shares and the common shares, the preferred shareholders must...

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Week 4 Discussion Question 2 In order to take the home office deduction, there are various requirements that must be met. What are they, and why do you feel that they are in place? In addition, employees must meet an additional requirement. What is it, and why is it in place? Employees and self-employed individuals can claim the home office deduction when a portion of their home is usedexclusively and on a regular basis as either a principle place of business or a place of business where clients, patients, or consumers use (Hoffman & Smith, 2012). The test that must be satisfied to take...

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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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Why are companies required to prepare a statement of cash flows? Why is the statement of cash flows divided into three sections? Companies are required to prepare a statement of cash flows (SCF) in their annual reports because it contains necessary information for external users, such as lenders and investors, who make economic decisions about the companies. It presents the sources and uses of cash and is a basis for cash flow analysis. Because it shows how much actual cash a company has generated, it presents if and how the company is able to pay for its operations and future...

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BUS 352 Week 5 Discussion 2, Copyright Issues Read the Closing Case in Chapter 11, Why is Disney Funding Chinese Pirates? Give a reasoned answer to why Disney might be investing in instead of fighting with this popular Chinese file-sharing website. The post should be a minimum of 200 words. Respond to at least two of your fellow students' postings. is a website based out of China for the purposes to upload full length videos and movies. This is the same concept as YouTube in the United States, without the length limit and copyright issues. Due to the fact the copyright laws...

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_A+ Grade Work_ ####**NRS-427V Module 1 DQ 2** ##### Concepts in Community and Public Health - Community/Public Health Nursing Consider the different communities to which you belong: 1. What is the geopolitical community in you live? Why is it geopolitical? 2. What is a phenomenological community to which you belong? Why is it a phenomenological community? 3. What would some challenges and benefits be for community health nurses in providing care for different communities? For similar communities? For the same community? What are some possible solutions to the challenges? Florida...

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A+ Solutions MKT-607 Module 3 DQ 2 Marketing Management Branding Do you agree that cohort segmentation is effective in developing communications for various consumer groups? Explain why or why not.

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A+ Solutions ACC-650 Module 6 DQ 1 Managerial Accounting Internal Control and Transfer Pricing What is responsibility accounting? Is it used at your current (or former) place of employment, and if not, would it work? Why or why not?

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A+ Solutions MGT-605 Module 6 DQ 2 Leadership and Organization - Groups and Teams Do you think it is essential to appoint a formal leader? Why or why not?

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A+ Solutions BUS-352 Module 8 DQ 1 Business Statistics - Additional Topics A market researcher is interested in knowing the type of training that works best for DVD users. Thirty consumers are randomly selected from a population of known DVD owners (i.e., users). Ten users are trained by giving them the DVD user's manual and allowing them to read it. Another 10 users are trained from a 30 minute DVD user training video. Another 10 users are trained from a self-paced computer tutorial. The users are then timed in their ability to setup and program the DVD by performing a series...

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Question1: Discuss the efficient market hypothesis in 2 complete paragraphs - 5 sentence each minimum). Solution 1: Efficient market hypothesis(EMH) is an idea that was developed in 1960s by Eugene Fama. It says that "it is impossible to beat the market because prices already incorporate and reflect all relevant information." So, according to this hypothesis, it is meaningless to investigate for the undervalued stocks or seek to predict the trends in the market with the help oftechnical analysisorfundamental analysis. Under this efficient market hypothesis, buying or selling of the...

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Question1: Discuss the efficient market hypothesis in 2 complete paragraphs - 5 sentence each minimum). Solution 1: Efficient market hypothesis(EMH) is an idea that was developed in 1960s by Eugene Fama. It says that "it is impossible to beat the market because prices already incorporate and reflect all relevant information." So, according to this hypothesis, it is meaningless to investigate for the undervalued stocks or seek to predict the trends in the market with the help oftechnical analysisorfundamental analysis. Under this efficient market hypothesis, buying or selling of the...

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BSOP 326 Total Quality Management Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 What is total quality management (TQM)? Is it something you can install, like a refrigerator? How do you know TQM when you see it? Week 1 DQ 2 When we talk about a system view, what are we interested in and why? Why is a system view so important to have if you are going to implement TQM?

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BSOP 429 Production Activity Control and Just-in-time Week 3 Week 3 DQ 1 (Types of Constraints ) As far as PAC is concerned, what is a constraint? Why is it important to be able to identify a constraint in the first place? What are the specific steps to managing constraints as outlined in the textbook and lecture? Week 3 DQ 2 (Lab 2 Discussion) What should the first step be in our Week 3 Lab Assignment? Why? What would the next step be? the very first statement of the lab states that Maruchek's orders average 100 pieces per order. What does that mean for your lab? Week 3...

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BSOP 429 Production Activity Control and Just-in-time Week 3 Week 3 DQ 1 (Types of Constraints ) As far as PAC is concerned, what is a constraint? Why is it important to be able to identify a constraint in the first place? What are the specific steps to managing constraints as outlined in the textbook and lecture? Week 3 DQ 2 (Lab 2 Discussion) What should the first step be in our Week 3 Lab Assignment? Why? What would the next step be? the very first statement of the lab states that Maruchek's orders average 100 pieces per order. What does that mean for your lab? Week 3...

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BSOP 334 Resource Planning & Capacity Resource Planning 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 timing so important to a business? Is it more important than when we decide to refill our cars with gas, or the refrigerator with food? Why?

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ECON 545 Business Economics Week 2 Week 2 DQ 1 Marginal Analysis (Graded) Why is marginal analysis important in economics? How do the tutorials Basics of Marginal Analysis and Understanding and Applying Marginal Analysis at the end of this week's lecture reinforce the concepts of marginal analysis? How can any firm find the right production level which guarantees maximum profit (or minimum loss)? Why is marginal analysis important in economics? How do the tutorials Basics of Marginal Analysis and Understanding and Applying Marginal Analysis at the end of this week's lecture...

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A+ Grade Solution Homicide and Suicide One of the goals of Healthy People 2020 is to reduce health disparities among populations. Select one of the leading health indicators as identified by Healthy People 2020 and write a research paper of 750 words on the health disparities related to that condition. For the health indicator selected, the paper should include a discussion on the following: Health Problem 1.Definition of the problem 2.Descriptive epidemiology (person, place, time) 3.Etiology (causes, risk factors) Health Disparities 1.What disparities do we know exist for this...

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A+ Grade Work PSY 381 Module 1 Assignment 3 Challenges in Identifying Mental Disorders (Argosy) Most mental disorders lie on a continuum with "normal" behavior at one end. For example, nearly everyone has a fear of something, but it does not rise to the level of a phobia. A behavior may seem abnormal in one context but completely normal in another context. These two aspects show why it can be challenging to properly identify mental disorders. Using your textbook and the Argosy University online library resources, research the principles and methods of identifying mental disorders. Note...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**BIO 550 Week 8 Assignment - Goals of Healthy People 2020** One of the goals of Healthy People 2020 is to reduce health disparities among populations. Select one of the leading health indicators as identified by Healthy People 2020 and write a research paper of 750-1,000 words on the health disparities related to that condition. For the health indicator selected, the paper should include a discussion on the following: Health Problem 1. Definition of the problem 2. Descriptive epidemiology (person, place, time) 3. Etiology (causes, risk factors) Health...

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What is the difference between a group at risk for poor health and a group considered a vulnerable population? Provide an example of a group at risk and a group considered a vulnerable population. why members of these groups cannot advocate for themselves or why advocating for these groups would be beneficial. would you advocate for? Healthy Community Institution Date A group at risk for poor health involves a population where people are exposed to high risks of poor health problem due their social behavior and life style. This behaviors include smoking and engaging in...

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Running Head: PPACA 5 NRS-427V Module 1 DQ 2 Concepts in Community and Public Health - Community/Public Health Nursing Consider the different communities to which you belong: 1. What is the geopolitical community in you live? Why is it geopolitical? 2. What is a phenomenological community to which you belong? Why is it a phenomenological community? 3. What would some challenges and benefits be for community health nurses in providing care for different communities? For similar communities? For the same community? What are some possible solutions to the challenges? Florida...

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Trident Ecol100 module 4 SLP Module 4 - SLP HABITAT LOSS, LAND USE, AND CONSERVATION For this Modules SLP assignment read the following articles: Duncan,Emma. All creatures great and EconomistSep 14, 2013; Vol. 408 (8853): 3. And Brazils conversion: Trees of EconomistSep 14, 2013; Vol. 408 (8853): 13. Write a 3- to 4-page page paper discussing the following: Why did the Paragominas support their mayor? Address the following in your answer: What level of biodiversity does the Brazilian Amazon support? What is deforestation and why is it practiced? How does deforestation affect the Brazilian...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**PCN 445 Week 6 Case Study: Vanessa** Read "Case Study: Vanessa." In an essay of 1,000-1,100 words, address the following: 1. In what manner does Vanessa's depression manifest itself? 2. Why is it important for the therapist in this situation to work with the entire family as part of Vanessa's treatment? 3. Why do teenagers require treatment that is tailored to their developmental needs? 4. Given Vanessa's background and presenting symptoms, develop an intervention that you would use in working with this client. Two to four academic resources are required...

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Question 1 The simple circular flow model shows that workers, entrepreneurs, and the owners of land and capital offer their services through:   Question 2 The appreciation of the U.S. dollar relative to the British pound would make a vacation trip to:   Question 3 International trade and global competition has forced American businesses to:   Question 4 If a business's total economic cost of producing 2,000 units of a product is \$1,000,000 and this output is sold to consumers for $1,300,000, then the firm would earn an economic profit of:   Question 5 What is the total...

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PHL 443 All DQs Week 1 DQs How do machine metaphors relate to our understanding of reality, concepts of knowledge, and values? What are mental phenomena? Week 2 DQs Why is the mind-body question important to understanding human intelligence? Why is the mind-body question important to understanding machine intelligence? What does it mean to be human? Week 3 DQs What is artificial intelligence a part of? Explain? What are the functional differences between humans and machines? Week 4 DQS What type of criteria may be established for determining if a machine is...

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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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ACC 561 Complete Couse Week 1 Individual Assignment: Guillermo Furniture Store Scenario Resource: Guillermo Furniture Store Scenario Read the Guillermo Furniture Store Scenario. Write a paper in no more than 700 words explaining the following: How could Guillermo use budgets and performance reports in his decisionmaking process? How might ethics influence his accounting decisions? What accounting information is most relevant for Guillermo to consider when making decisions? Format your paper consistent with APA standards. Week 2 Learning Team Assignment: Financial...

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**MGT 437 Week 2** **Individual Assignment: Achieving Project Goals Simulation** **Resource:** Achieving Project Goals simulation. **Prepare** a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you address the following items from the simulation: How did completing this simulation change your perspective of project management? Provide examples in your response. What advantages and limitations of project management are identified in the simulation? How do you anticipate bottlenecks when planning for a project? If you are required to crunch the project, which factor would you compromise on, risk or...

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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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**HCS 483 All DQs** **Week 1** What is the systems-development life cycle? Why is it important to the selection of an information system? **Week 2** Please post your response to the following discussion question by clicking on **Reply.** ** ** What is an electronic medical record or electronic health record? Why might it be important for health care organizations? Please post your response to the following discussion question by clicking on **Reply** How does data quality affect patient safety? **Week 3** What are the phases of the system implementation process? Are there any...

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**ACC 375 Week 5** **Team Assignment : ACC 375 Code of Conduct and Ethics Report.** Your team has recently been hired by a newly formed, start-up manufacturing company. You are attending a meeting to discuss the establishment of company policies in anticipation of future hiring. As you begin the meeting, the CEO addresses the need for a code of conduct policy, with an emphasis on ethical behavior. Other members of the team discuss the issue of growing business at any cost in order to keep the company growing. The CEO acknowledges the need for growth but demands that the team determines...

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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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MGT 437 Week 2 MGT 437 Week 2 Individual Assignment: Achieving Project Goals Simulation Resource: Achieving Project Goals simulation. Prepare a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you address the following items from the simulation: How did completing this simulation change your perspective of project management? Provide examples in your response. What advantages and limitations of project management are identified in the simulation? How do you anticipate bottlenecks when planning for a project? If you are required to crunch the project, which factor would you...

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**BUS 401 Week 2** BUS 401 Week Two Quiz Assignments Alternative Investments. Complete the Mini Case from the end of Chapter 8 and submit to instructor. In Parts a, c, and d, clearly label the calculation of the required formulas and solve using Excel. Use formulas to calculate the ratios and format the cells to insert a comma if there is more than three numbers. Round dollar amounts to the penny and percentages to two decimal places as percentages. In Parts b and c, justify your answer in a crisp statement not to exceed 50 words each. Chapter 8 Mini-Case Problem 5-6 Problem 6-3...

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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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SCI 201 Week 2 DQs How do an individuals attitude and belief about CAM influences healthcare treatment choices? What is the philosophy behind complementary healing therapies? Describe treatment principles within each of the five domains defined by NCCAM. How are herbs, oils, supplements, and homeopathic remedies regulated? What does the regulation cover? What agency provides the regulation? How would you determine if a source regarding CAM issue is credible? Herbs, oils, and supplements are widely available. What are some guidelines consumers should consider for safe and effective...

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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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BSA 375 Week 2 Individual Assignment: Service Request SR-rm-004, Part 1 The final individual paper for this class is comprised of three sections and due in Week Four. One section of the paper is due each week. Complete Section 1 of 3 for the final paper due in Week Four. Using the Service Request SR-rm-004, Analyze HR System, and prepare a 4-6 page paper that accomplishes the following: Describe the information-gathering techniques and design methods you would propose to use for the project. Identify the key factors that help ensure the information required for the project is...

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HCS 483 All DQs Week 1 What is the systems-development life cycle? Why is it important to the selection of an information system? Week 2 Please post your response to the following discussion question by clicking on Reply. What is an electronic medical record or electronic health record? Why might it be important for health care organizations? Please post your response to the following discussion question by clicking on Reply How does data quality affect patient safety? Week 3 What are the phases of the system implementation process? Are there any phases that are...

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HCS 483 Complete Course Week 1 Health Care Information Systems Definitions. From your reading, give definitions to the following terms: 1. HIPAA 2. Health Information 3. Data accessibility 4. Data relevancy 5. Protected Health Information (PHI) After you have provided definitions to each of the terms above, now describe the health care setting where each term would be applied. Provide a minimum of one paragraph for each of the terms listed. Utilize a minimum of two research sources, with one from UOP Library and the other from rEsource to support your claims. See Health Care...

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MGT 501 Module 2 SLP Assignment First, complete the following survey Team Player Survey and calculate your scores according to the guidelines. Please note that you will have to write down your answers on the 18 questions to calculate your score. The Team-Player Survey will help you identify your style as a team player. The results will lead you to an assessment of your current strengths and provide a basis for a plan to increase your effectiveness as a team player. Teams may use the survey to develop a profile of team strengths and to discuss strategies for increasing team...

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ENV 100 Environmental Resources Worksheet Using the assigned readings for Week Four, write a 50- to 75-word response to each of the following questions. Your responses will be assessed according to the accuracy of the content. Minerals .1 How do minerals affect society? .2 What is the difference between metallic and nonmetallic minerals? Provide two examples from each category and discuss their uses. Mining .1 How are minerals extracted from the Earth and processed? .2 What are the different ways minerals can be mined? Provide a brief description of at least three...

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Homework 1. What are the hardware requirements to use the Vista Aero user interface? 2. List four major functions of an OS. 3. The Windows shell operates in ____ mode and the kernel operates in ____ mode. 4. What term does AMD use to describe the processor technology that uses a 64-bit instruction set with 32-bit internal core processing? 5. In question 9 above, what term does Intel use to describe the same technology? 6. What is the maximum amount of RAM that 32-bit Vista Ultimate can address? 7. What is the maximum amount of RAM that 64-bit Vista Home Premium can...

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Associate Level Material HCA 240 Appendix D Read each scenario and write a 25- to 50-word answer for each question following the scenarios. Use at least one reference per scenario and format your sources consistent with APA guidelines. Scenario A Acute renal failure: Ms. Jones, a 68-year-old female, underwent open-heart surgery to replace several blocked vessels in her heart. On her first day postoperatively, it was noted that she had very little urine output. 1. What is happening to Ms. Jones's kidneys, and why is it causing the observed symptom? 2. What other symptoms and...

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COMM 102 Discussion Questions Week 3 ****Essay Excerpt***** International businesses must respect the values and beliefs inherent within the cultures in each of the countries or regions it serves. For example, shaking your boss's wife's hand is a normal, acceptable greeting in the United States, but in China, it is considered highly inappropriate for a man to touch a woman in public. How do you use active listening? Who benefits from active listening? Provide specific examples. Listening is one of the most important skills you can have. How well you listen has a major impact on...

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Leaders and Leadership Background George Latour is attempting to lead and coach a new employee, Shelly Stern. The relationship quickly goes downhill as George's leadership style runs afoul of Shelly's sense of professionalism. Assignment After reading the case and commentaries, provide your own commentary in a 4- to 5-page paper on George's leadership, drawing on the theories and models presented in this chapter. In your analysis, consider the following three questions: 1. How would you characterize George's leadership style? 2. Is it the appropriate style? Why or why not? (Hint:...

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Module 1 - SLP THE NATURE OF ORGANIZATIONS AND THE CONTEMPORARY ENVIRONMENT Background The purpose of the Session Long Project in TUI classes is to give you the opportunity to explore the applicability of the Module to your own life and work. This can be done in a number of different ways—cumulative papers, practical hands-on experimentation with a tool of some sort, or reflections on a place of work or life experience. The common thread is personal application, aimed at demonstrating a cumulative knowledge and understanding of the course's material. For this course, the project will...

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MGT 420 Module 5 Case As we have learned from the background readings, questions of ethics are often open to interpretation of what is legally and culturally ethical. That is why many major instances ethical breeches in business are often solved in the courts. Still, the ethics of day-to-day decisions fall into the lap of every leader—and often must be decided on the spot. This case asks you to consider some questions addressing the ethics of power, influence and persuasion. You will be asked to consider the question first from an abstract perspective, and then find two concrete...

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Week3 - Discussion Question #1 Due Wednesday (Day 2) - In at least 200 words and using at least one peer-reviewed source, answer the following discussion question, posting your response to the Main Forum: What is internal validity? Why is internal validity important? What can a researcher do to establish internal validity within a research study? (Answer this last question with a concrete example.) What is internal validity? Why is internal validity important? What can a researcher do to establish internal validity within a research study? (Answer this last question with a...

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Discussion Question 2 Identify a local environmental problem. What are the environmental-justice questions surrounding this problem? Why is environmental justice important to discussions of this problem? Where I live the drinking water from the reservoir is polluted and factories dump waste into the water plus the town's sewage systems runs into it. My question is why there are signs posted stating not to eat the fish, but reservoir is open every year for swimming and other water recreational activities. How can it be safe to be in the water but not safe to eat the fish. I am sure...

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ECO 372 Week 1 DQ's What is economics? Do not repeat what the text says; put it in your own words. Why is it considered a social science? How will understanding economics help you in your personal life, and in your business life? Give some specific examples. Answer: What is Economics? I feel that economics is the process that we go through to make our decisions on a purchase. Do we need it or is it something that we just want to have. The ability to purchase something without knowing what repercussions that it can have on us in the future. With the way that the economy is...

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Assignment 3 Relational Databases You are the trainer for a major technology firm. One of the problems your firm has is hiring new technologists who have a fundamental understanding of relational databases. Therefore, you've been asked to create a database orientation paper. Write a four to five (4-5) page paper in which you: Describe what a relational database is and why relational databases are needed. Describe the process of normalization and why it is needed. Contrast and compare logical and physical database design. Critique SQL as a user-friendly query language. Use at least...

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Below is a job description for an entry-level help desk position. Job Description The prospective employer has asked the top four candidates to explain why he or she should be hired, i.e., what sets them apart from other qualified applicants. Review this week's You Decide content item to see what each candidate has to say and review their resumes. Then, tell us who you would hire and why ANSWER Reading and going through all the given resumes and considering the fact that this is a job opening for an entry level help desk position then I would surely consider to hire dimini...

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Analysis of Legal Cases Ken, grateful that Letisha performed life-saving CPR on him after he had suffered a heart attack, writes a document with the following language: "In consideration of Letisha Washington having saved my life, I hereby promise to pay her 250 per week for life. Signed [Ken Smith]." For the next 3 years, he faithfully makes the weekly payments, and then stops. Letisha, upset that Ken broke his word to her, sues him seeking to reinstate the payments. Was there a valid contract formed in this instance? Why or why not? (5 points) 2. Imagine that Alexandra...

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Week 4 DQ 1 Why is the payback period not a preferred method in the capital budgeting decision-making process? Which criteria is best for these decisions? Why? What is the difference between the IRR and the yield to maturity? There are 3 weaknesses of the payback period: 1. It is a subjective number. It is not based on discounting cash flows. It is the maximum acceptable period of time over which the cash flows must break even. 2. It doesn't fully consider the time value of money. 3. It does not recognize cash flows that occur after the payback period. Net present value is good...

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Week 5- DQ 1: Due Day 2 Post your response to the following: A budget systems model is the foundation from which budgeting systems can be used to evaluate the success of an agency or company. How are performance budgeting systems used to evaluate the efficiency and effectiveness of a human service agency? Why is this important? A budget systems model is the foundation from which budgeting systems can be used to evaluate the success of an agency or company. How are performance budgeting systems used to evaluate the efficiency and effectiveness of a human service agency? Why is...

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Cultural beliefs, expectations, and ideals - how they contribute to drug use. Why they cause certain anti-drug efforts to fail The extermination of illegal drugs has always been one of our most important, worldwide issues. Ending the existence of drugs is one of the toughest and most complicated goals we face. Despite our constant battle against them, illegal substances continue to exist and thrive in our culture. With all the effort we put into the war against drugs, why is there little success? Lack of effort is not a major reason our attempts are failing. It...

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This is your opportunity to communicate any additional information you believe is important for the Admissions Committee to know while reviewing your application. You may submit a personal statement indicating why you believe HPU is the best choice for you, provide any additional information you think would be helpful or submit a writing sample you are particularly proud of. Constitutionality of Uzbekistan's President: Uzbekistan's president since its independence - September 1991 - has been Islam Karimov, noted by the BBC as one of the world's worst dictators. There are many reasons...

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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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Compare and contrast direct finance and indirect finance. Which is more likely to have a larger share of the total financial market in a mature economy? In a young economy? Why? 2)What is the relationship between the efficiency of a financial system and the rate of economic growth? 3)Describe the major types of risks to financial se- curities, and give a specific example of each. How do investors measure risk? 4)Describe and explain three factors other than expected return and risk that affect the demand for financial securities. 1) Compare and contrast direct finance and...

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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 1. photochemical smog 2. Why is the sky blue? 3. Why are sunsets orange and red? 4. Oceanic and atmospheric conditions in the tropical Pacific Ocean basin during an El Niño event. 5. Describe how is the clouds formed? 6. Describe the four principal types of fogs? 7. Describe and explain the process of wave refraction. 8. Describe the Land- sea Breeze? 9. What is the Santa Ana winds? 10. What is the impact of Storms on the landscapes? 11. Describe one type of rocks originated in Orange country? 12. What is Denudation and how it effect the rocks? 13. Describe...

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Share the vision and mission statement of your firm (or one with which you are familiar). How is that vision and mission statement communicated to employees and the public? What is the role of the vision and mission statement in driving the activities of the firm? If there is no vision and/or mission statement, discuss possible reasons why it is not clear. ANSWER: Q: Share the vision and mission statement of your firm (or one with which you are familiar). How is that vision and mission statement communicated to employees and the public? What is the role of the vision and mission...

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University of Phoenix Material Audience Analysis Worksheet INSTRUCTIONS Briefly answer each question based on your knowledge of your audience. Answer each question in 25-50-words. QUESTIONS 1. Why have I chosen this subject? Because Embracing Change is an issue we all must deal with at some period in time. 2. What is my purpose for this talk? To encourage others. 3. What do I want the audience to know and do as a result of my presentation? That change is all around us, and that it is inevitable. I want to encourage others to except and embrace it has a good thing. 4....

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Paper 2:For paper #4, you mustselect one of the two questions provided below. When crafting a response to the question you select, you must abide by the assignment guidelines outlined in the Word document uploaded to this module. 1. Do you think restorative justice is a promising approach to family violence cases? For this question you should address the following: What is restorative justice and what do restorative justice programs look like? Do you think it is a promising approach to family violence? Explain why or why not. The concept of restorative justice is quite...

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A firm has the following short-run production function: Q 50L 6L2 - 3 Where Q Quantity of output per week L Labor (number of workers) exponential power L2 implies L square Note: More important than the algebra is the clear explanation of the implications behind the numbers for all three problems. 1. Assume that each worker is paid 10 per hour and works a 40-hour week. How many workers should the firm hire if the price of the output is 10? 2. During economic down turn, firms reduce price in order to stay competitive. For this reason, the price of the output falls to ....

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A firm has the following short-run production function: Q 50L 6L2 - 3 Where Q Quantity of output per week L Labor (number of workers) exponential power L2 implies L square Note: More important than the algebra is the clear explanation of the implications behind the numbers for all three problems. 1. Assume that each worker is paid 10 per hour and works a 40-hour week. How many workers should the firm hire if the price of the output is 10? 2. During economic down turn, firms reduce price in order to stay competitive. For this reason, the price of the output falls to . What...

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A firm has the following short-run production function: Q 50L 6L2 - 3 Where Q Quantity of output per week L Labor (number of workers) exponential power L2 implies L square Note: More important than the algebra is the clear explanation of the implications behind the numbers for all three problems. 1. Assume that each worker is paid 10 per hour and works a 40-hour week. How many workers should the firm hire if the price of the output is 10? 2. During economic down turn, firms reduce price in order to stay competitive. For this reason, the price of the output falls to ....

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Who are stakeholders in a negotiation? Why is it important to analyze stakeholder interests? How do you take these interests and incorporate them into a negotiating strategy? Who are stakeholders in a negotiation? Negotiation provides people with their most important role, impacting on revenues, costs, and management of resources. If you change the person you will change the outcome. As a result, any preparation must begin with the people involved. It is important to know: ? Who are they? ? What are they styles, need, cultures, and roles? It is critical for the negotiation to...

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Week 1, DQ3: Studying the Steps of the Communication Process 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? RESPONSE 1 The most important step in the communication process is the step where the sender is aware of who the receiver is. I have been in way to many conversations where I have no clue what a person is talking about because of the language or word usage on their part. I was in a department store returning...

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Week 1, DQ3: Studying the Steps of the Communication Process 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? RESPONSE 1 The most important step in the communication process is the step where the sender is aware of who the receiver is. I have been in way to many conversations where I have no clue what a person is talking about because of the language or word usage on their part. I was in a department store returning...

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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? 2. 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? 3. Why are timeliness, accuracy, and relevance important in gathering and analyzing data? How might data shape operations management? What is the transformation process? Operations are also known as the transformation...

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Discussion Question #1: What is the function of a project budget? Why is it important to include management contingency in a project budget and how you would calculate the amount of contingency needed? What is the function of a project budget? When undertaking a project, a budget must be set to assure spending is under control. "?the act of budgeting is the allocation of scarce resources to the various endeavors of an organization" (Meredith & Mantel, 2006, ). The budget is a control mechanism. Why is it important to include management contingency in a project budget...

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Running head: labor market research Labor market research Student name College name Labor market research The field of nursing all over the country is a growing market and one that will continue to grow year after year. With this kind of trend, the wages for professionally trained nurses grow hand in hand with the growing population. Why is there such a need for health care in new mexico and why is it a growing need? One reason is our growing population, since 1990 the population has grown 31 percent and the state of new mexico will reach the two million mark by the year...

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Week 1 DQ2 Ethical Leadership After watching the Ethical Leadership: Why Should We Care About Value Leadership video, assesswhy positive attitudes are essential for leaders. In addition, share how the filters of the value system impact the attitude of an ethical leader. Lastly, why is leadership more concerned with people than management. Respond to two classmates' postings. According to Alfredo Sfeir-Younis leadership is an attitude, it is internal and it is a state of being. He mentioned filtering leaders through value systems; those filters are to know and behaviors. He states that a...

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A+ Solutions HLT-362V Week 1 Workbook Exercises 11 and 16 Applied Statistics for Health Care Professionals - What Is Statistics and Why It Is Important to Health Sciences? Complete Exercises 11 and 16 in Statistics for Health Care Research: A Practical Workbook, and submit as directed by the instructor. In order to receive full credit on calculated answers, please show your work. (Use Word's equation editors, etc., and/or provide a short written description as to how you obtained the final result.) Exercises 11 Questions to be graded 1. What demographic variables...

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A+ Grade Solution ENG 125 Week 2 Assignment Journal Two: Identifying Conflict in Two Texts This week, you continue writing your journal entries. This journal entry is designed to help you document ideas about conflicts in literature, which will contribute to the information required for the Week Three Draft and the Week Five Literary Analysis. Recognizing conflict is essential to understanding the various commentaries literature can provide. In Journal One, you identified conflict as it might appear in our everyday world and from other sources. Now, consider the following...

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Electronic Health Records Nicole A Morgan HCA417: Electronic Medical Records Instructor: Linda Hoppe February 23, 2015 The health record of a patient is a very important part when it comes to the documenting the care of the patient and also for quality improvement purpose. The information for the patient is supposed to be shared among all the professionals in the health care. Paper charts have become a problem to the health care institutions and this is why it has become very important to develop an automated health record (Gurley, L 2004). The reason as to why the records of the...

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Why do we begin the planning process by evaluating the current facility? Why is the work done during the preplanning stage so critical to the future success of the project? Please consider and integrate the weekly reading into formulating your response. When beginning any type of project it is important to start with a blue print and documents is key for the project. Understanding the goals of the organization and then being able to implement that idea is very important. In order for the project to be a sucess one should have a proper foundation, That is a blue print ,...

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Discussion Question #1: What is the function of a project budget? Why is it important to include management contingency in a project budget and how you would calculate the amount of contingency needed? What is the function of a project budget? When undertaking a project, a budget must be set to assure spending is under control. "?the act of budgeting is the allocation of scarce resources to the various endeavors of an organization" (Meredith & Mantel, 2006, ). The budget is a control mechanism. Why is it important to include management contingency in a project budget...

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Why is it important to have a unique competitive advantage (often called a unique selling proposition, or USP)? Is a competitive advantage perceived or real? Why is it important to have a unique competitive advantage (often called a unique selling proposition, or USP)? It is important for a selling organization to have a competitive advantage so that there is a distinct differentiation between their product and that of a competitor. The competitive advantage is what makes a product the object of choice when compared to other alternative yet similar products. Additionally, the...

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? What is CPM? Why is CPM important? What are some of the differences between "total cost of CPM" and "advertisement versus the CPM rate"? What is CPM? CPM or "Cost Per Thousand Impressions" is a method used by Internet marketers to price ad banners. Websites that guarantee an advertiser a certain number of impressions. The impression is the estimated number of times a banner ad is downloaded and seen. The set rate is then based on that guarantee times the CPM rate. Why is CPM important? CPM is a important tool used to gauge the cost of a wide spectrum of advertising...

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Why is research needed in clinical psychology? How do clinicians use research to develop effective treatment plans? Why is research needed in clinical psychology? Research is necessary to better understand human behavior and develop valid, reliable, and effective treatment strategies and psychological assessment techniques. Clinical psychologists understand that it is necessary to have knowledge and research skills even if they do not always conduct research studies (Plante, 2011). The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, fourth edition, text revision (DSM-IV-TR) published by the...

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Week3 - Discussion Question #1 Due Wednesday (Day 2) - In at least 200 words and using at least one peer-reviewed source, answer the following discussion question, posting your response to the Main Forum: What is internal validity? Why is internal validity important? What can a researcher do to establish internal validity within a research study? (Answer this last question with a concrete example.) What is internal validity? Why is internal validity important? What can a researcher do to establish internal validity within a research study? (Answer this last question with a...

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Discussion Question 2 Identify a local environmental problem. What are the environmental-justice questions surrounding this problem? Why is environmental justice important to discussions of this problem? Where I live the drinking water from the reservoir is polluted and factories dump waste into the water plus the town's sewage systems runs into it. My question is why there are signs posted stating not to eat the fish, but reservoir is open every year for swimming and other water recreational activities. How can it be safe to be in the water but not safe to eat the fish. I am sure...

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A+ Solutions BUS-660 Module 3 DQ 2 Quantitative Methods Simple Regression Models A health researcher is interested in determining whether or not the speed at which people walk is related to their cholesterol levels. He picks 100 adult volunteers at random, checks their cholesterol levels, and then times each one while they walk a stretch of 100 yards. He is amazed at the results: a simple regression between the walk times and the cholesterol levels has an R2 of 0.98 and the slope of the regression line is 0.7. Would he be justified in concluding that walking slowly may...

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A+ Solutions ECN-601 Module 5 Chapter 9 and 10 Problems Economics Monopolistic Competition and Oligopoly Text book: Economics for Managers (3rd Edition) Complete the following: 1. Chapter 9, Technical Questions 1, 3, and 5 in the textbook. 2. Chapter 10, Technical Questions 3 and 7 in the textbook. Technical Question 1 a. What assumption lies behind the shape of this demand curve? b. Identify the firm's profit-maximizing output and price. c. Use the graph to explain why the firm's price is likely to remain the same, even if marginal costs change Technical Question...

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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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PSYCH 610 Week 5 Individual Assignment Week Five Homework Exercise University of Phoenix A+ Grade Work 1. What are single-case designs and when are they most useful? 2. How may a researcher enhance the generalizability of the results of a single case design? 3. What is the relationship between quasi-experiments and confounding variables? Provide an example 4. Provide examples of: one-group posttest designs and one-group pretest and posttest designs. What are the limitations of each? 5. Provide examples of non-equivalent control group designs. What are the...

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Week 7 Checkpoint Solutions 1 Will project management work in all companies? Why or why not? Provide examples of companies or industries to support your answer. Answer - Project management would be very useful to implement in companies that does their work as 'projects', where a project is defined as a well defined set of work with a start and finish date. However, for companies or industries that do their work on an ongoing continuous basis, and have a very functional focus, project management would not be the best approach to implement. Examples of this include companies like Johnson...

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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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ACCT 301 Week 4 Midterm Exam Set 1 (4 MCQ's and Problem) (TCO 1) Suppose your company sold $25,000 in merchandise to a customer for cash. How does this transaction impact the accounting equation? (Points : 12) (TCO 2) Suppose your company sold $50,000 in merchandise to a customer for cash. How does this transaction impact the accounting equation? (Points : 12) (TCO 3) Rationalization is one of the components of the fraud triangle. What types of rationalization could a person use to justify misconduct? How can a company protect itself from rationalization as a part of fraud? (Points :...

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ACCT 301 (Essentials of Accounting) Devry Week 4 Midterm Exam Set 1 (4 MCQ's and Problem) (TCO 1) Suppose your company sold $25,000 in merchandise to a customer for cash. How does this transaction impact the accounting equation? (Points : 12) (TCO 2) Suppose your company sold $50,000 in merchandise to a customer for cash. How does this transaction impact the accounting equation? (Points : 12) (TCO 3) Rationalization is one of the components of the fraud triangle. What types of rationalization could a person use to justify misconduct? How can a company protect itself from...

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ACCT 301 (Essential of Accounting) Devry Week 4 Week 4: Managerial Accounting - Discussion Managerial Accounting (Graded) This week, we are shifting our focus from financial accounting to managerial accounting. How do the content and verification of the reports differ between managerial and financial accounting? CVP Analysis (graded) What is CVP analysis? How is it useful to managers? Week 4 Assignments: ACCT 301 Week 4 Homework Problems ACCT 301 Week 4 Midterm Exam Set 1 (4 MCQ's and Problem) (TCO 1) Suppose your company sold $25,000 in merchandise to a customer for cash....

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How does master planning affect the overall organization? Why is this a necessary part of the overall management process of an organization? Something to Consider Class - something to consider. Who is the author of the materials on the Wikipedia website? We don't know, do we? This leads us to next question, why should we believe what we read there then? I'm sure everyone can see where this is going. Anybody can make a web site or post a page we might find in our search. Just because it exists does not necessarily make it a good, creditable source. One of the big problems with...

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Page 1 1. (TCO 1) Suppose your company sold $25,000 in merchandise to a customer for cash. How does this transaction impact the accounting equation? (Points : 12) 2. (TCO 2) Suppose your company sold $50,000 in merchandise to a customer for cash. How does this transaction impact the accounting equation? (Points : 12) 3. (TCO 3) Rationalization is one of the components of the fraud triangle. What types of rationalization could a person use to justify misconduct? How can a company protect itself from rationalization as a part of fraud? (Points : 12) 4. (TCO 4) What is horizontal analysis of...

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ACCT 301 Week 4 Midterm - Version 1 ------------------------------------------------------- Page 1 1. (TCO 1) Suppose your company sold $25,000 in merchandise to a customer for cash. How does this transaction impact the accounting equation? (Points : 12) 2. (TCO 2) Suppose your company sold $50,000 in merchandise to a customer for cash. How does this transaction impact the accounting equation? (Points : 12) 3. (TCO 3) Rationalization is one of the components of the fraud triangle. What types of rationalization could a person use to justify misconduct? How can a company protect itself from...

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NRS-427 concepts of public health Module1 DQ2 Consider the different communities to which you belong: What is the geopolitical community in you live? Why is it geopolitical? What is a phenomenological community to which you belong? Why is it a phenomenological community? What would some challenges and benefits be for community health nurses in providing care for different communities? For similar communities? For the same community? What are some possible solutions to the challenges? A geopolitical community is a community with defined geographical and jurisdictional boundaries, such...

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Aristotle maintains that the highest good is happiness (eudaimonia in Greek). Please write an essay about Aristotles concept of eduaimonia that answers the following questions: What, in your own words, does Aristotle mean by eudaiomonia? For Aristotle, does the highest good of happiness include those moments when you experience intense pleasure? Why or why not? If, for Aristotle, eudaimonia is not simply a matter of experiencing pleasure, what else might it involve? Answer: The word Eudaimonia refers to the happiness. But generally this word is interpreted in wrong manner. Aristotle...

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NRS 427V Week 1 Discussion Question 2 NRS 427V Concepts in Community and Public Health Grand Canyon Max Points: 10.0 Consider the different communities to which you belong: 1. What is the geopolitical community in you live? Why is it geopolitical? 2. What is a phenomenological community to which you belong? Why is it a phenomenological community? 3. What would some challenges and benefits be for community health nurses in providing care for different communities? For similar communities? For the same community? What are some possible solutions to the challenges? The...

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AB 204 AB/204 AB204 Unit 4 Assignment (Kaplan) 1) U.S. real GDP is substantially higher today than it was 60 years ago. What does this tell us, and what does it not tell us, about the well-being of U.S. residents? What are the limitations of the GDP as a measure of economic well-being? Given the limitations, why is GDP usually regarded as the best single measure of a societys economic well-being? 2) What is an intermediate good? How does an intermediate good differ from a final good? Explain why it is the case that the value of intermediate goods produced and sold during the year is...

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The Film Worksheet assignment is similar to the Art Worksheet, except that you will have more to keep track of -- sound effects, moving images, and a plot with characters. I recommend looking over the film worksheet before you go to the theater and make notes afterward. You will be surprised at how much you remember. SELECTING A FILM When you select a film to see, you will find that the Internet has some helpful websites that list all films in American theaters, along with their reviews and cast credits. This semester I’m providing you with links to a few of these websites, instead of a...

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AB 204 Unit 4 Assignment 1) U.S. real GDP is substantially higher today than it was 60 years ago. What does this tell us, and what does it not tell us, about the well-being of U.S. residents? What are the limitations of the GDP as a measure of economic well-being? Given the limitations, why is GDP usually regarded as the best single measure of a societys economic well-being? 2) What is an intermediate good? How does an intermediate good differ from a final good? Explain why it is the case that the value of intermediate goods produced and sold during the year is not included directly as...

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XBIS 219 Week 1 Discussion Question 2 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?

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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?

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Week 1 DQs Why is it important to communicate effectively in the workplace? Write at least 200 words. What are the costs of effective communication and the costs of poor communication? What are the benefits of improving communication? Write at least 200 words. How would you communicate to different audiences with the same needs? Provide an example. Write at least 300 words.

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ACC 561 Week 2 DQs Assessed Discussion Question In what ways do the elements of the four financial statements (The four main financial statements being: balance sheet, the income statement, the statement of cash flows, and the statement of changes in owners equity.) interact with one another? How might changing one of the financial statements affect the other financial statements? Why is it essential to understand the relationship between the financial statements?

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ACC 561 Week 2 Learning Team Assignment: Financial Statement Analysis Choose three companies, one from each of the following three sectors: manufacturing, service, and retail sales. One company must be foreign. Compute the quick and current liquidity ratios, the DuPont ratio, profit margin, asset utilization, and financial leverage of each of the three companies. Write a paper in no more than 1,050 words discussing how differences in the industries and different IASB and FASB measurement conventions affect presentations. If one of the companies uses the cash basis of accounting,...

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POS 355 Week 4 DQs Does a new software product always provide a fundamental improvement to the system where we install the new software product? What could some of the gains include? Based on the article by Jason Brooks (2009), what capability will XP Mode in the Windows7 operating system add to PCs? What computer system hardware resource(s) may need to be enhanced to use this capability? Based on the article by Michael Vizard (2009), why is the Hyper-V virtualization technology available in Windows Server 2008 an important resource for many business IT environments? What role does...

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Question 1 A person's ________ is her or his erotic, romantic, and affectional attraction to the same gender, to the opposite gender, or both. sexual identity sexual preference sexual orientation sexual habit sexuality continuum Question 2 In the past, the term ________ described ________, with the latter term now considered to be accurate. sexual preference, sexual orientation sexual preference, homophobia sexual orientation, heterosexuality sexual orientation, homosexuality homosexuality, sexual orientation Question 3 A ________ person is one whose primary erotic, romantic, and...

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FIN 324 Week 4 DQs Individual Assignment: Assignments from the Readings Resource: Accounting Concepts and Applications Prepare answers to the following questions and exercises: Discussion Questions 9-11, 16, and 18 (Ch. 15) of Accounting Concepts and Applications Practice Exercise 15-8, 15-12, and 15-14 (Ch. 15) of Accounting Concepts and Applications Exercise 15-23 (Ch. 15) of Accounting Concepts and Applications Learning Team Assignment: Final Report and Presentation The chief executive officer of your organization has asked you to compare the organization you are...

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FIN 324 Week 4 Individual Assignment: Assignments from the Readings Resource: Accounting Concepts and Applications Prepare answers to the following questions and exercises: Discussion Questions 9-11, 16, and 18 (Ch. 15) of Accounting Concepts and Applications Practice Exercise 15-8, 15-12, and 15-14 (Ch. 15) of Accounting Concepts and Applications Exercise 15-23 (Ch. 15) of Accounting Concepts and Applications Learning Team Assignment: Final Report and Presentation The chief executive officer of your organization has asked you to compare the organization you are thinking...

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HCS 235 Week 3 DQs Discussion Questions What are some provider and patient outcomes with managed care? Why is long-term care one of the greatest challenges facing the health care delivery system today?

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HCS 335 Week 2 DQs Discussion Questions Why is it important to understand organizational philosophies and mission statements? How might a manager deal with elements of an organizations culture that are, or are perceived as, inconsistent?

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HCS 405 Week 1 DQs Week 1 DQ 1 Why is it important that financial accounting systems report performance fairly and factually? Week 1 DQ 2 How do different departments in a hospital receive financial information?

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HCS 438 Week 3 DQs Discussion Questions Give one example of when practical significance would outweigh statistical significance? Explain your rationale. Why is it important to learn what sample size was used in a study in which no statistical difference was found?

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QNT 561 Week 1 DQs 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 to...

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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 inferential statistics?...

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PSY 205 Week 3 Examination 3 **I received an A in this course** Examination Three Question #1: Briefly discuss some key components to biosocial development. Question #2: Discuss some changes that occur during the cognitive development stage. Question #3: Compare the difference between initiative and guilt. Question #4: Why is play an important part of our development?

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University of Phoenix Material PSY 211 Introduction to Psychology Worksheet Part I: Origins of Psychology Within the discipline of psychology, there are several perspectives used to describe, predict, and explain human behavior. The major perspectives in modern psychology identified in the text are neuroscience, cognitive, behavioral, humanistic, and psychodynamic. Describe these major psychological perspectives using two to three sentences each. Type your response in the space below. Part II: Research Methods Provide a brief overview of research methods used by...

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University of Phoenix Material PSY 211 Introduction to Psychology Worksheet Part I: Origins of Psychology Within the discipline of psychology, there are several perspectives used to describe, predict, and explain human behavior. The major perspectives in modern psychology identified in the text are neuroscience, cognitive, behavioral, humanistic, and psychodynamic. Describe these major psychological perspectives using two to three sentences each. Type your response in the space below. Part II: Research Methods Provide a brief overview of research methods used by...

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University of Phoenix Material HCA 220 Weekly Vocabulary Exercise - Health Care Structures Complete the worksheet according to the following guidelines: In the space provided, write each term's definition as used in health care. You must define the term in your own words; do not simply copy the definition from a textbook. In the space provided after each term's definition, provide an explanation that illustrates the importance of the skill, concept, procedure, organization, or tool to which the term refers. In your explanation, you may wish to consider the following: How has...

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**A+ Work! Use this as a guide to help you get a great grade! Class HLT 362 EXERCISE 11 Questions to be Graded 1.What demographic variables were measured at least at the interval level of measurement? 2.What statistics were used to describe the length of labor in this study? Were these appropriate? 3.What other statistic could have been used to describe the length of labor? Provide a rationale for your answer. 4.Were the distributions of scores similar for the experimental and control groups for the length of labor? Provide a rationale for your answer. 5.Were the experimental and...

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SARA Problem-Solving Process The Department of Justice published the pamphlet, Crime Analysis for Problem Solvers in 60 Small Steps. Step 7 addresses the Problem solving process. Discuss the four components of the SARA model. How does the SARA model contribute to identifying and narrowing the crime or criminal issue for study? Why is it important to proceed through each step consecutively and not skip steps? Your initial post must be a minimum of 250 words in length. Support your post with examples from your required reading material and /or other scholarly sources, and provide...

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Problem Analysis Triangle The Department of Justice published the pamphlet, Crime Analysis for Problem Solvers in 60 Small Steps. Step 8 addresses the Problem Analysis Triangle. What are the components of the problem analysis triangle, and why is it so effective in analyzing crimes and criminal issues? How does it help us understand and develop crime prevention strategies? How does it help public officials to present crime prevention strategies to the public? The Analysis Triangle comes from the main theories of environmental criminology and was formulated by Lawrence Cohen and...

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ASSIGNMENTS Read Ch. 6, 7, 9, & 10 of Professional and Technical Writing Strategies. Review Ch. 2 of the Writing Style Handbook regarding APA guidelines: Discussion Question 1 Due Date: Day 2 [Main] forum Post your response to the following questions: Why is documentation important in the technical writing process? What positive and negative occurrences have you run into while using different documentation styles? An author has a professional responsibility to quote the sources. Documentation facilitates the author to keep away from copying and...

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Week Two Progress Report VCT/320 WEEK TWO PROGRESS REPORT FOR TEAM A Week two was a great opportunity for Team A to get acquainted with one another and address the team familiarity with InDesign and other software to create brochures and flyers such as Pinterest, Picasa, and Google docs. After careful consideration from all members of team A, there were some decisions that took place as part of the planning stage for the last week's, Learning Team Project: Decisions made were as follows: Team A will create a brochure for Northwest Valley Community College. The slogan...

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Introduction When you work in any organization if it would be that of hospice, you must always have effective communication because that would be one major key points of the care concerning all of the involved with the patients. Now with any setting of health care, the organization that hospice would be designated to, they could face many challenges when it all comes down to the communication. The reason why, is because of all the differences in the gender, all the cultural differences, and in most of the cases it would be the inability to effectively communicate with all the individuals...

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Distinguish between current and accumulated earnings and profits. Why is it important to make this distinction? Accumulated earnings are excessive earnings that have accumulated, where current earnings are earnings that are not currently needed for business purposes and have the potential of being accumulated. The reading material also notes the 15% maximum tax rate on dividends that reduces the negative affect of double taxation. That way, current and accumulated earnings cannot be over taxed. Earnings must be divided between these two categories so they are not combined and the...

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What are some nonfinancial performance measures? What do they tell us about the performance of an organization? Why is it important for managers to include nonfinancial performance standards in their analysis of their operations? Some nonfinancial performance measures are measures of customer or employee satisfaction, quality, market share, and the number of new products. Non-financial performance measures are sometimes considered to be leading indicators of future financial performance, while current financial performance measures such as earnings or return on assets are commonly...

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Smirnoff Ice Marketing Planning Process Abstract This paper aims to evaluate the marketing planning process for the case of Smirnoff Ice as a top selling Diageo's brand at the Serbian marketplace. After a brief Company profile description and its business environment, the article proceeds to discuss and evaluate steps for a full analysis of the strategic marketing planning process assessing its importance with all related assumptions. Using the material collected after comprehensive research of the Smirnoff Ice market place and assessing the Smirnoff Ice Marketing Plan, the writer of...

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Category HCS 451 When u go inside the category course link detail description are given below Link name HCS 451 Week 1 Discussion Question 1 As we get started this week, we need to talk about the implementation of quality management and risk management programs in health care. Elaborate on how leadership in your organization supports the implementation of quality management or risk management programs. What seems to be effective or ineffective? What would you recommend to increase leadership support or involvement in these programs in your organization? HCS 451 Week 1...

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Category HCS 465 When u go inside the category course link detail description are given below Link name HCS 465 Week 1 Discussion Question 1 Why is it important to use the research methodologies in the research process? Provide one example of using the research process in your workplace or personal life. HCS 465 Week 1 Discussion Question 2 Explain the different types of research methodologies used in the health sciences. How would you apply one of these research methods in your workplace? HCS 465 Week 1 Discussion Question 3 How does reviewing research literature while...

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Fascism Compared to Communism Analyze the similarities and the differences between single party rule in Hitler's Germany and Stalin's Russia between 1933 and 1945. Answers should consider: methods of dealing with opposition, control of media and education, control of the economy, and war time planning. --- Why is it that Germany's fascism lasted a relatively short time compared to Russia's communism? The regimes established under Hitler and Stalin were incredibly similar with respect to the rise and control of the state. Both systems were based on...

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U.S. vs. Japan in WWII On August 6, 1945 the atomic bomb was dropped on the Japanese city of Hiroshima. The Enola Gay, piloted by Colonel Tibbetts, was chosen to make the mission. The mission was recorded as successful by Capt. William S. Parson at 9:20 A.M. This was an extremely controversial military strategy in the United States. Was the United States justified in the dropping of the atomic bomb? Yes, they were justified formany reasons. The primary reason was, that it would stop the war. Why is it that this war needed to be stopped so badly? Even...

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Daily 1 Ben Daily Carolyn Kremers English 213-002 February 10, 1997 The Giant Lives On Every time I read the Tlingit Legend, "How Mosquitoes Came To Be," there are certain questions that come to mind about where the legend came from and who wrote it. The legend was first published in 1883 and later found by Richard Erdoes, who included it in one of his publications, American Indian Myths and Legends. ...

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Jodi Terwilliger 2/12/97 Paper #1 "Roseanne and 'The Kiss" This past winter break, myself and one of my best friends were driving down one of the main roads in our home town of Elmira, New York. I happened to look up at a billboard that was on the side of the road, and saw a sign that read something like: "Be safe, be smart, be protected." I thought to myself (immediately) "well, that's a big improvement from a few years ago when condom ads weren't even allowed on television." Then I noticed, it had the gay symbols of the upside down pink triangle, and the...

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Distinguish between current and accumulated earnings and profits. Why is it important to make this distinction? Accumulated earnings are excessive earnings that have accumulated, where current earnings are earnings that are not currently needed for business purposes and have the potential of being accumulated. The reading material also notes the 15% maximum tax rate on dividends that reduces the negative affect of double taxation. That way, current and accumulated earnings cannot be over taxed. Earnings must be divided between these two categories so they are not combined and the...

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What are some nonfinancial performance measures? What do they tell us about the performance of an organization? Why is it important for managers to include nonfinancial performance standards in their analysis of their operations? Some nonfinancial performance measures are measures of customer or employee satisfaction, quality, market share, and the number of new products. Non-financial performance measures are sometimes considered to be leading indicators of future financial performance, while current financial performance measures such as earnings or return on assets are commonly...

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A+Solution Ethics How police use discretion on the filed why is discretion an important quality to have as an office. What are some types of negative discretion and the use of discretion on the use of force and some dilemmas of discretion.

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A+Solution Leadership Studies Where does motivation come from, and why is it important to the discussion of leadership? Use this as your source: Daft, R. L. (2011). The leadership experience (5th ed.). Mason, OH: South-Western.

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A+ Solution University of Phoenix MKT 571 Week 5 Marketing Communication, Branding, and Customer Loyalty - Learning Team Reflection Assignment Write a 300- to 500-word summary outlining the discussion with your learning team. Discuss: Assume you are developing an advertising strategy for the promotion of a new product. What are some things you should consider? Name an advertising campaign you believe was successful. What made this campaign successful? Name an unsuccessful advertising campaign. What made this campaign unsuccessful? Why is it important to...

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Axia College Material Appendix F Healthy Interpersonal Relationships Worksheet Use your textbook to answer the following questions. You are not required to respond in essay format. You may use short-answer responses, including lists, to answer these questions. 1 What are the characteristics of intimate relationships? What are behavioral interdependence, need fulfillment, emotional attachment, and emotional availability? Why is each important in relationship development? A Four characteristics of intimate relationships 1 Behavioral interdependence 2 Need fulfillment 3...

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Week 6 DQ's Discussion Question Week 6 DQ1 Due Week 6 Day 2 (Tuesday) Post your response to the following discussion question by clicking onReply. Peachtree generates several financial statements based on the information entered. Identify and briefly summarize each financial statement. How are these statements used? Why is it important that these statements are accurate? Week 6 Discussion Question 1 Peachtree generates six financial statements. sheet- lists assets, liabilities, and capital of a business for a specific period-of-time. Profit by Departments- report so users...

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A+GUARANTEED BIO/101 week 2 what can Fruit Flies Reveal about Inheritance? Lab Resource:Mastering Biology Access Loginto Mastering Biology. Instructions for logging into MasteringBiology and accessing the investigations are found in the "MasteringBiology Access" document located on the student website. Completethe Mastering Biology Lab: Chapter 9 Investigation: What Can Fruit Flies Reveal About Inheritance? Take notes in the investigation's notebook as you perform the experiments. Answer the questions associated with the investigation. Saveyour answers as a MicrosoftWord...

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ACC 205 Week 4 Accounting Assignments #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 company's balance sheet and income statement to answer the following questions: What are the company's 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 the end of its most recent annual reporting...

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BUS 475 WEEK 4 DQ 1 Why is it important to continuously update the implementation and communication of a strategic plan?

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BUS 650 Week 3 Journal Capital Budgeting Review the following video: Critically reflect on the importance of capital budgeting. Why is such a heated subject in many boardrooms? How does capital budgeting promote the financial health of an organization? How will you use the financial techniques you have learned this week to promote the financial health of your organization? A+ Grade Verified

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MKT 421 (Marketing Plan) Week 1 DQ's 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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ACC 281 Complete Course ACC 281 Week 1 DQ 1 Basic Accounting Equation ACC 281 Week 1 DQ 2 Why is accounting needed ACC 281 Week 1 DQ 3 Health Care Spending ACC 281 Week 2 DQ Debit Credit ACC 281 Week 2 Understanding Real World Financial Reports ACC 281 Week 3 DQ 1 Enron ACC 281 Week 3 DQ 2 Corporations and Partnerships ACC 281 Week 3 Methods of Analysis ACC 281 Week 4 DQ 1 Value added principle ACC 281 Week 4 DQ 2 Product costing ACC 281 Week 4 Final Paper Preparation ACC 281 Week 5 DQ 1 Responsibility Centers ACC 281 Week 5...

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Why is it deemed necessary to protect the environment? What does it mean to society? To business? To the individual? To future populations? As human beings have become the dominant species on the planet, they have also become the main consumer of the earth's resources. This consumption has resulted in the depletion of the planets the natural resources as well as contamination of rich agricultural soils and groundwater. These changes lead to an imbalance among the different cultures in society with some cultures having an overabundance of resources while others have none. Businesses...

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PAD 510 Week 4 Discussion 1 Balance of Power. Please respond to the following: From the readings introduced in the e-Activities, explain 3-4 strategies that you would implement to persuade one of the following people (you choose) to go along with you on deficit reduction measures. Remember that you want to practice bipartisan and bicameral negotiations. Majority Leader Reid Speaker Boehner Minority Leader Pelosi Minority Leader McConnell I choose Minority Leader Pelosi. Democrats are committed to have the wealthy pay their fair share of the tax bill. Why is it fair for the...

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PAD 510 Week 4 Discussion 1 Balance of Power. Please respond to the following: From the readings introduced in the e-Activities, explain 3-4 strategies that you would implement to persuade one of the following people (you choose) to go along with you on deficit reduction measures. Remember that you want to practice bipartisan and bicameral negotiations. Majority Leader Reid Speaker Boehner Minority Leader Pelosi Minority Leader McConnell I choose Minority Leader Pelosi. Democrats are committed to have the wealthy pay their fair share of the tax bill. Why is it fair for the...

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A+ Solution NRS 429V Week 4 Topic 4 DQ 2 Family Centered Health Promotion - The Form and Function of the Family Which theoretical perspective, that guides the nursing process with assessment of the family, do you find to be the most helpful and effective? Why is this theory more appealing to you than the others?

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WK 3 DQ 1 Have you worked for a company that had a large investment that did not work as planned? What was the investment? What went wrong? Could better capital budgeting have made a difference? Why is capital budgeting important to strategic financial management? The capital budgeting process includes five distinct but interrelated steps: proposal generation review and analysis decision making implementation follow-up Companies do not advertise their failures and in reality they hide the facts of anything negative because image means dollars. They don't want investors...

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PAD 510 Week 4 Discussion 1 Balance of Power. Please respond to the following: From the readings introduced in the e-Activities, explain 3-4 strategies that you would implement to persuade one of the following people (you choose) to go along with you on deficit reduction measures. Remember that you want to practice bipartisan and bicameral negotiations. Majority Leader Reid Speaker Boehner Minority Leader Pelosi Minority Leader McConnell I choose Minority Leader Pelosi. Democrats are committed to have the wealthy pay their fair share of the tax bill. Why is it fair for the...

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PAD 510 Week 4 Discussion 1 Balance of Power. Please respond to the following: From the readings introduced in the e-Activities, explain 3-4 strategies that you would implement to persuade one of the following people (you choose) to go along with you on deficit reduction measures. Remember that you want to practice bipartisan and bicameral negotiations. Majority Leader Reid Speaker Boehner Minority Leader Pelosi Minority Leader McConnell I choose Minority Leader Pelosi. Democrats are committed to have the wealthy pay their fair share of the tax bill. Why is it fair for the...

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Please pick one question from the list below. Discussion question responses should be at least 200-300 words (this does not include the question). Post your response to the following discussion question by clicking Reply. List your DQ question before your response. You will not receive credit for DQs that do not have the question posted before your response. Do not change the Subject line on the DQ Thread. 1. Why is cultural diversity important among staff in a correctional facility? 2. What are some explanations for the overrepresentation in arrests and incarceration of people...

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Discussion Question 1 Read the section on Disney's security operations in Orlando on pp. 206-209 of the text. How are Disney's security operations integrated into the overall business operations? How are non-security personnel and environmental features used for security purposes and how do security personnel contribute to the overall mission of the business operations? Why is this integration of individual security components into the overall security design and the overall business mission important? Disney's security operations are integrated into their overall business...

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3. Why is it effective to have agencies that focus on specific industries? It's important since a few of the industries are complete opposites and one company can't be so familiar with each industry and be effective regarding controlling them. The industries are extremely broad it might be difficult to deal with them all the same; they all require their own particular regulations and rules. It will be like controlling fish markets and banks the same would not work.

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Why is it important to integrate anticipated crisis responses in an organization's proactive PR planning? Corporations have long understood that they must be prepared to respond effectively to crises. But today, many are emphasizing anticipation, prevention and mitigation of crises as well. Communicators in particular have an opportunity to help shape best practices in this critical management function. In response to the threats posed by a more complex world, crisis communication over the past two decades has become more sophisticated. Gone are the days when corporate...

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Why is important for a business to consider alternative marketing tactics when developing an integrated marketing communication (IMC) campaign? What are some of the strengths of each type of communication? Provide examples. How do the types of communication vary by product category? Alternative marketing tactics can help with the development of an IMC campaign by supporting the other marketing tactics being used. The marketing tactics used in the IMC campaign will more than likely be effective and efficient but implementing alternative tactics will help support those and provide...

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Week 3 - DQ 1 What are some of the benefits of regular physical activity? Why is physical activity important and how might it improve health and wellness? Response #1 There are many benefits of regular physical activity, such as it can help one to prevent excess weight and maintain loss of weight. When an individual engages in physical activity, the more intense the physical activity the more calories you will burn. Physical activity will also help to combat physical illness like heart disease. Exercise will also help improve one's mental being such as one's mood. Exercise will also...

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MKTG 522 Week 1 DQ 2 Strategic Marketing Planning MM522 Marketing Management MKTG 522 Marketing Management - DeVry Top of Form Week 1: Marketing, Strategies and Research - Discussion Strategic Marketing Planning (graded) Why is it important for a company to have a well written mission statement? What key points do you think need to be included in the mission statement? Should a mission statement also be a marketing tool? Responses Response Author Date/Time Strategic Marketing Planning Professor Forbes 9/2/2012 6:15:09 AM Strategic...

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Top of Form PROJ 586 Project Management Systems Week 3 DQ 1 Network Diagrams and Critical Path (DeVry University Course Guide) Week 3: Planning the Project: Schedule and Resources - Discussion Network Diagrams and Critical Path (graded) This week in the lecture, we are learning about activity dependencies and task durations. Activities in a project are often dependent on the completion of another activity. Those activities can be in the project you are completing or from another project or process. Remember, dependencies can be mandatory or discretionary. Understanding...

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ACC 205 Week 4 Accounting Assignment Question # 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 company's balance sheet and income statement to answer the following questions: What are the company's 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 the end of its most recent annual reporting...

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ACC 206 Week 1 Discussion Question 1: Cash Flows Information What information does the cash flow statement provide that you cannot see in the other financial statements (income statement, balance sheet, owner's equity)? What elements of the cash flow statement do you think are most important for company management to monitor and why? Is this different for investors?

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ACC 349 Week 3 Discussion Question 3 Name some of the differences between variable and absorption costing? Why is variable costing not allowed for GAAP reporting?

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ACC 421 Week 5 Discussion Question 1 What does the time value of money mean? Why is this concept important in accounting? Under what circumstances would we use the time value of money calculations?

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HCS 320 Week 2 - HIPAA Tutorial Summary University of Phoenix Summarize, in 150 to 200 words, the main points that you gleaned from the HIPPA tutorial. Include the following: •What did you learn from the HIPAA tutorial? •Why is this information important? •How will you use this information in the future? A+ Grade Guided Response

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BIS 220 Week 4 Discussion Question 1 Why is the systems development life cycle important?

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HCS 335 Week 2 Discussion Question 1 University of Phoenix Why is it important to understand organizational philosophies and mission statements? A+ Grade Guided Response

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Week 2, DQ 1 Why is investing in mental health important to your role as a human service professional?

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BSHS 312 Week 1 Discussion Question 1 Why is it important for human services workers, and the professionals they assist, to have a theoretical framework for helping and creating change?

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PAD 510 Week 4 Discussion 1 Balance of Power. Please respond to the following: From the readings introduced in the e-Activities, explain 3-4 strategies that you would implement to persuade one of the following people (you choose) to go along with you on deficit reduction measures. Remember that you want to practice bipartisan and bicameral negotiations. Majority Leader Reid Speaker Boehner Minority Leader Pelosi Minority Leader McConnell I choose Minority Leader Pelosi. Democrats are committed to have the wealthy pay their fair share of the tax bill. Why is it fair for the...

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PAD 510 Week 4 Discussion 1 Balance of Power. Please respond to the following: From the readings introduced in the e-Activities, explain 3-4 strategies that you would implement to persuade one of the following people (you choose) to go along with you on deficit reduction measures. Remember that you want to practice bipartisan and bicameral negotiations. Majority Leader Reid Speaker Boehner Minority Leader Pelosi Minority Leader McConnell I choose Minority Leader Pelosi. Democrats are committed to have the wealthy pay their fair share of the tax bill. Why is it fair for the...

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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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Petrie's Electronics Case Questions Solutions (10 Points) 1. Are the DFDs in Figures 6-1 and 6-2 balanced? Show that they are, or are not. If they are not balanced, how can they be fixed? (5 points) They are balanced. On both the Context Diagram and the Level-0 there are 2 inflows to the system from the source customer (purchases and coupons) and three outflows (reports, tailored promotions and coupons) from the system to the sink Customer. 5. Why is it important for the team to create DFDs if they are not going to write the actual system code themselves? (5...

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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 FIN-350 Module 7 DQ 1 Fundamentals of Business Finance - Short-Term Financial Decision Making Explain the cash conversion cycle (CCC) and net working capital. Why is this important to the contemporary business leader? How do business decisions regarding CCC and net working capital affect the company? Provide an example.

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A+ Solutions MGT-420 Module 1 DQ 1 Organization Behavior and Management - Introduction to Management and Organizational Behavior How does an understanding of management and organizational behavior lead to organizational effectiveness and efficiency? Why is the study of historical management theories important today?

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BSOP 334 Resource Planning & Capacity Resource Planning Week 4 Week 4 DQ 1 How does MRP fit in the overall master planning system? Where does it fit with the other parts of the system? Week 4 DQ 2 How does MRP reflect the changing conditions of the shop floor? Why is it important that these transactions be processed properly?

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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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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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Discussion Question 1 Read the section on Disney's security operations in Orlando on pp. 206-209 of the text. How are Disney's security operations integrated into the overall business operations? How are non-security personnel and environmental features used for security purposes and how do security personnel contribute to the overall mission of the business operations? Why is this integration of individual security components into the overall security design and the overall business mission important? Disney's security operations are integrated into their overall business operations in...

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A+ Grade Response PCN 501 Week 1 Topic 1 DQ 2 Topic: Theories of Addiction and Prevention This week you studied various theories of addiction and learned about the human body’s reaction to substances. With all the scientific knowledge we now have about addiction, why is there more than one etiology of addiction? Provide an explanation in your response.

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A+ Grade Solution PSY 369 Topic 5 DQ 2 Topic: Attraction, Close Relationships, and Helping Others How does physical attractiveness affect social attraction to others? Why is physical attractiveness considered a positive trait?

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NETW 585 Week 4 Midterm Exam NETW 585 Network Design and Management - DeVry 1. (TCO A) When working on a design, what are some of the typical business goals you can expect to find for today's organizations? Why is it important for you to identify these? 2. (TCO A) What are the main phases of network design per the PDIOO approach often taught by Cisco? 3. (TCO B) When analyzing protocol behavior and traffic load, explain the difference between relative and absolute network utilization. 4. (TCO B) What factors do you look for to help you decide if the existing network can effectively...

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A+ Grade Solution PCN 530 Topic 2 DQ 2 Topic: The Biology of Human Sexuality Why is it important for counselors to understand the similarities and differences between the sexual response cycles in men versus women?

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1. (TCO A) When working on a design, what are some of the typical business goals you can expect to find for today's organizations? Why is it important for you to identify these? 2. (TCO A) What are the main phases of network design per the PDIOO approach often taught by Cisco? 3. (TCO B) When analyzing protocol behavior and traffic load, explain the difference between relative and absolute network utilization. 4. (TCO B) What factors do you look for to help you decide if the existing network can effectively support new enhancements? 5. (TCO C) Define the five types of network management...

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A+ Grade Solution PCN 530 Topic 6 DQ 1 Topic: Sexuality throughout the Life Span Discuss the special issues that a counselor needs to be aware of regarding childhood and adolescent sexual development. Why is it important to understand these issues?

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A+ Grade Solution PCN 530 Topic 6 DQ 2 Topic: Sexuality throughout the Life Span Discuss the special issues that a counselor needs to be aware of regarding adult sexual development. Why is it important to understand these issues?

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A+ Grade Solution PCN 523 Module 2 DQ 2 Topic: Ethical Issues in Psychological Testing and Assessment Why is it important to follow established state and federal laws and professional codes of ethics when providing psychological tests and assessments?

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A+ Grade Solution PCN 605 Topic 3 DQ 1 Topic: Developmental Psychopathology Childhood disorders often gain popularity during a specific time period. Select a commonly diagnosed childhood disorder and discuss. Why is it currently in vogue? Be sure to include in your discussion thoughts about medication trends, media attention, etc.

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A+ Grade Response PCN 501 Topic 6 DQ 2 Topic: Group Therapy and Support Groups Why is it important for substance use disorders counselors to know what happens in support groups? How could this knowledge benefit treatment?

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A+ Grade Response PCN 501 Topic 7 DQ 2 Topic: Cultural Diversity in Addictions and Substance Use Disorders Treatment What additional preparation or education would you need to effectively treat the following: Families, adolescents, persons of color, persons from different religious groups, the LGBT population, persons with disabilities, etc.? Why is this preparation/education important? Do you foresee any challenges in obtaining this preparation/education?

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A+ Grade Solution INF 220 Week 2 Discussion 2 - Hardware and Software Selection Why is selecting computer hardware and software for the organization an important business decision? What factors should be considered? Respond to at least two of your classmates’ postings.

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A+ Grade Solution MGT 401 Week 1 Discussion 1 - The Environment Why is it deemed necessary to protect the environment? What does it mean to society? To business? To the individual? To future populations? Respond to at least two of your classmates’ postings.

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A+ Grade Solution MGT 401 Week 5 Discussion 1 - Incident Response System Why is it necessary for a business to have an Incident Response System in place? Does your place of employment have one? Explain in detail. Respond to at least two of your classmates’ postings.

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ACC 220 Week 3 DQ2 For Discussion Question 2: Post your response to the following: How does information from financial reports influence business decisions? Why is it important for business managers to understand the information found on financial reports?

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ACC 561 WEEK 2 DISCUSSION QUESTION What ways do the elements of the four financial statements (The four main financial statements being: balance sheet, the income statement, the statement of cash flows, and the statement of changes in owners equity.) interact with one another? How might changing one of the financial statements affect the other financial statements? Why is it essential to understand the relationship between the financial statements?

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A+ Grade Solution HLT-205 Module 1 DQ 1 Topic: U.S. Health Care System: History and Foundations Why is understanding the history of health care important?

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**HLT-205 Week 5 Trust Factor** Write a paper of 500-750 words describing elements that contribute to specialized populations' distrust of the health care system. Why is trust important? Be sure to integrate historical perspectives along with current trends. Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the GCU Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. This assignment uses a grading rubric. Instructors will be using the rubric to grade the assignment; therefore, students should review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to...

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A+ Grade Solution COM-231 Topic 1 DQ 2 Topic: Genesis Why is leadership naturally persuasive? Give examples of instances when leadership has been persuasive. When have you been persuaded by leaders?

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A+ Grade Solution Healthcare Policy - Affordable Care Act (ACA) Describe a recent health care policy and discuss it’s implication to your personal clinical practice or health care as a whole. Why is it important for nurses to be aware of health care policy?

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Week 5 Weekly Summary July 11, 2016 Melissa Mediate This weeks learning activities focused on Employee Relations. How we interact and communicate with our coworkers in team settings. Workplace etiquette and business communication were covered as well. I found most of these learning activities to be a review of work that we have done in previous weeks and it was very helpful to me. I feel that I learn the most from the interactive lectures. They keep me engaged and reinforce the material when you take the quiz at the end of each lecture. Being able to see what questions I answered...

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Erin Potts Professor Benner HSM 345 July 31, 2013 Course Assignment 4 Why is it difficult for the Intelligence Community to achieve and maintain a high level of competency with regards to the analysis and the intelligence it reports to policy makers? You can cite examples from the chapter for your reasoning.

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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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Topic Print View (NEXT(680b064b98484c00bbac... MATH 533 - Applied Managerial Statistics ---------------------------------------------------------- Guide for DeVry/Keller Students Week 3: The Normal Distribution, Sampling Distributions - Discussion Ethics in Statistics: Readings and Discussion (graded) 1. Why is it important to study ethics in statistics? Have you seen statistics misused? Without naming specific companies or people, can you provide ...

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AB 203 Unit 5 Assignment Case Study Analysis (Kaplan) Case Study Analysis Read the CaseTaking Responsibility: Customer-First Values Shape Hiring Decisions at Zappos at the end of Chapter 6. Answer the questions below (not the questions at the end of the case study in the text) in a 2-3 page paper. Note that the questions in this Assignment relate to both Units 4 and 5. Select a recruitment policy that might best fit the culture of Zappos. Why is this policy a good fit for the organization? What might be the impact of the recruitment policy on the organization? Describe the steps in...

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NRS 429V Week 4 Discussion Questions NRS 429V Family Centered Health Promotion Grand Canyon University Topic 4 DQ 1 Using the family structural theory (see the textbook as a model) how can families created following second marriages learn to function as one? Topic 4 DQ 2 Which theoretical perspective, that guides the nursing process with assessment of the family, do you find to be the most helpful and effective? Why is this theory more appealing to you than the others? Next Page Topic 4 DQ 1 Using the family structural theory (see the textbook as a model) how can...

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AB 203 Unit 5 Assignment Case Study Analysis (Customer-First Values Shape Hiring Decisions at Zappos) Case Study Analysis Read the CaseTaking Responsibility: Customer-First Values Shape Hiring Decisions at Zappos at the end of Chapter 6. Answer the questions below (not the questions at the end of the case study in the text) in a 2-3 page paper. Note that the questions in this Assignment relate to both Units 4 and 5. Select a recruitment policy that might best fit the culture of Zappos. Why is this policy a good fit for the organization? What might be the impact of the recruitment policy on...

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Critical Thinking Questions: Why is La Virgen de Guadalupe important to Chicano/Mexican history and culture? What are the different ways that these authors define her? In particular, what role does La Virgen play in defining the lives of Chicanas and their sexuality? Read: “Guadalupe: The Feminine Face of God” (Jeanette Rodriguez-class reader); “Guadalupe: the Sex Goddess” (Sandra Cisneros-class reader); “The Undocumented Virgen” (Ruben Martinez-class reader); Read: “Forgive Me, Mother for my Crazy Life” (Luis Rodriguez-class reader);

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For the final component of the SLP please write a 1-3 page essay explaining the challenges associated with a national health insurance system. This is a two part assignment: Part A) Describe at least one advantage of a national health insurance system (1-2 paragraphs maximum). Part B) Why is it difficult to control health care costs under a national health insurance system? Expectations: You will be expected to provide a scholarly basis for your response. Your opinions should be justified with evidence from the literature. References should be cited properly in the text of your essay,...

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**BUS306 - Quantitative Reasoning - Systems of Linear Equations** 1. **1.** For this Session Long Project I want you to create a system of linear equations from your own life, it can be an extension of your module 2 SLP or something new entirely. Keep in mind that a system of linear equations will consist of two equations using the same variables and the variables will represent the same thing for both equations, i.e., if you use X as a variable in the first equation and X represents a number of Beers then you need to use X in the second equation and it needs to represent number of Beers...

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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 company. Adapt this memo for each of the...

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ACC 349 Week 3 Individual Article Analysis Summary Use the Internet or other credible resources to find an article relevant to activity-based costing (ABC), job costing, or process costing. Write a 125-word summary of the article. Summarize the major topics of the article, and explain what you learned as a result of your reading. Format your summary consistent with APA guidelines. Individual Assignments Ch. 4 Prepare written responses to the following assignments from Ch. 4 of Managerial Accounting: Tools for Business Decision Making: Exercises E4-10 and E4-11 Questions...

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**MGT 437 Week 1 Project Management Paper** **Individual Assignment**: Project Management Paper **Prepare** a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper that addresses the following questions: What is a project? What are the basic phases of the project lifecycle and their purposes? Why is it important for organizations to use project management to accomplish tasks? **Format** your paper according to APA standards. Read the following items, available at Learning Team Handbook. Guide to Charter. Learning Team Charter.

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**ACC 290 Week 4 Financial Reporting Problem, Part 1** **Learni