Friday, 19 June 2015

BUS 694 Week 3 Discussion 1

BUS 694 Week 3 Discussion 1

Maintaining Market Share

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Wednesday, 10 June 2015

Assignment 4: Change Management Plan Section 2 Powerpoint Presentations

 Section 2: PowerPoint Presentation
>    1. Prepare a ten to fifteen (10-15) slide PowerPoint presentation in
>       which you:
>    1. Summarize the main points in the written report.
>       2. Create bulleted speaking notes for your presentation to the
>       shareholders in the Notes section of the PowerPoint. Note: You may
>       create or assume any fictitious names, data, or scenarios that have
> not
>       been established in this assignment for a realistic flow of
> communication.
>       3. Use a professional technically written style to graphically convey
>       the information.

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Assignment 4: Change Management Plan Section 1

Section 1: Change Management Plan
>
>    1. Write a five to seven (5-7) page paper in which you:
>       1. Describe the organization in terms of industry, size, and history.
>       2. Describe how the HR program /policy / process / procedure /
>       initiative that has been proposed should be changed.
>       3. Describe three (3) reasons why this change is important to make.
>       4. Describe the recommended change.
>       5. Develop a strategy that illustrates how you would address each of
>       the eight (8) Stages of Change (Establishing a sense of urgency;
>       creating coalition; developing vision and strategy; communicating the
>       vision; empowering broad-based action; generating short term wins;
>       consolidating gains and producing more change; anchoring new
> approaches
>       into the culture).
>       6. Identify potential resistance to change and describe how the
>       resistance would be managed.
>       7. Outline at least three (3) communications strategies you would
> use.
>       8. Propose two (2) diagnostic tools to identify the changes that need
>       to be made in organization.
>       9. Recommend two (2) strategies for sustaining the change.
>       10. Use at least four (4) quality academic resources in this
>       assignment. Note: Wikipedia and other Websites do not qualify as
>       academic resources.

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Tuesday, 9 June 2015

ACC 557 Assignment 2

ACC 557 Assignment 2: You Are and Investment AnalystAs the CFO of your corporation, you are in charge of preparing and analyzing financial statements that will be presented to potential investors and creditors. However, before you can present the financial statements to investors and creditors, you need to prepare the financial statements with supporting analysis. Select one (1) pair of the following companies to conduct your financial statement analysis.
  • Pepsi versus Coca Cola, or
  • Amazon versus eBay
Write an eight to ten (8-10) page paper in which you:
  1. Analyze each company’s history, product / services, major customers, major suppliers, and leadership, and provide a synopsis of each company.
  2. Identify three (3) profitability ratios that creditors may be interested in. Calculate the ratio for each company, and prepare a report to summarize your findings on the financial health of each company. Also, recommend to management the manner in which they can improve each of the three (3) ratios identified.
  3. Summarize at least two (2) news events (this may include mergers, acquisitions, or political issues) that occurred from 2012 to the present day, and analyze the impact that these events had on each company’s financial statements. Indicate the primary way in which the merger, acquisition or political issues influence potential investors’ and creditors’ perception of both companies.
  4. Analyze each company’s income statement over the past two (2) years, and determine which company outperformed the other. Suggest a way in which the lagging company can improve its income. Support your suggestion with a specific analysis.
  5. Analyze each company’s balance sheet. Prepare a vertical analysis for each company, interpret the results, and write a financial report. Also, suggest the manner in which the company that is not performing well can improve its balance sheet in order for it to be attractive to potential investors.
  6. Use at least four (4) quality academic resources in this assignment. Note: Wikipedia and other Websites do not qualify as academic resources. 

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Saturday, 6 June 2015

MAT 540 Week 11 Discussion

Reflection to date" Please respond to the following:

• In a paragraph, reflect on what you've learned in this course.  Identify the most interesting, unexpected, or useful thing you’ve learned, and explain how it can be applied to your work or daily life in some manner.

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Tuesday, 2 June 2015

MAT 540 Week 10 Discussion

Week 10 Discussion Select one (1) of the following topics for your primary discussion posting: Explain the assignment model and how it facilitates in solving transportation problems. Determine the benefits to be gained from using this model.Identify any challenges you have in setting up an transshipment model in Excel, and solving it with Solver. Explain exactly what the challenges are and why they are challenging. Identify resources that can help you with that.

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MAT 540 Week 9 Discussion

Discuss characteristics of integer programming Explain how the applications of Integer programming differ from those of linear programming. Give specific instances in which you would use an integer programming model rather than an LP model. Provide real-world examples.

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