Please define each of the following: Crisis Crisis management Crisis communications Prodrome Write at least One paragraph, with the majority in your own words, for each definition. Cite your sources within the text. You can find these definitions in your textbook, and you need at least one additional academic source for each definition. If you do not already have your textbook, you need two outside academic sources for each definition. I have posted a reading on Blackboard that will be particularly helpful for this assignment. I expect you to use this source. Keep in mind that online dictionaries and Wikipedia are not acceptable or credible academic sources. Be sure to cite your sources. Whenever you draw on or discuss an article or book, including your textbook for the course, you should cite it appropriately using….
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In this assignment, you will compare and contrast the legal structure and governance of a profit and not-for-profit hospital. Also, examine the benefits and disadvantages of Public-Private Partnerships. Write a 4-5 page report evaluating each option and provide your recommendation of the type of structure that would best serve the needs of your community. Your report should address the following substantive requirements: * Describe and assess each international entity and rules it must follow. * Compare and contrast the three types, including advantages and disadvantages for each. * Argue your recommendation for your chosen structure that would best serve the needs of your community. Your well-written report should meet the following requirements: * The paper should be 5 pages in length, not including the cover sheet and reference….
Until last month, United paid Leadstar a commission of 10% of the ticket price paid by each passenger. This commission was Leadstar only source of revenues. Leadstar fixed costs are $14,000 per month (for salaries, rent, and so on), and its variable costs are $20 per ticket purchased for a passenger. This $20 includes a $15 per ticket delivery fee paid to Federal Express. (To keep the analysis simple, we assume each round-trip ticket purchased is delivered in a separate package. Thus, the $15 delivery fee applies to each ticket.) United Airlines has just announced a revised payment schedule for all travel agents. It will now pay travel agents a 10% commission per ticket up to a maximum of $50. Any ticket costing more than $500 generates only….
Choose a Middle Eastern company that you can easily research. Write a 4-5 page analysis, not including the cover and reference pages, of this company with regards to its corporate commitment to sustainability. Review available public documents relative to the organization’s corporate mission statement, standards and codes of conduct, and the impact of government regulations on the company’s ability to exhibit its commitment to sustainability. Your required readings this week provide insight which will aid you in your analysis. Make sure to cite and reference any information gleaned from those documents. Additionally, include two current and scholarly sources beyond the course materials and readings to support your analysis. Current sources are those published in the most recent five years. Scholarly sources come from peer-reviewed journals.
After briefing the management team on employment law from Assignment 1, it is time to apply the knowledge to internal processes. There exist many fundamental legal concerns surrounding recruiting and the overall hiring processes within organizations. A current review of the company’s HR policies and procedures centered on employment law reveals some possible opportunities to improve the overall recruitment and hiring process. More pinpointed opportunities exist in background checks, employment tests, and hiring and promotions. If not properly administered, these areas may cause employment law issues within the company. Write a six to eight (6-8) page paper in which you:
Briefly explain your overall understanding of conducting employee background checks. Why are they done? Why are they important? Be clear with your discussion. Identify and discuss at least….
A critical part of your development as a counselling professional involves working for positive social change. In fact, your ultimate goal of becoming a clinical mental health counsellor means working with clients to help them understand and work through their issues and strengthen their overall well-being. In addition to your profession and its impact in effecting social change, you are also in a position to learn about emerging issues your clients may be facing that should be addressed. Advocating for social change often means getting the word out. Over the years, the methods for making the public aware have grown from flyers, brochures, and poster sessions at conferences to advocating online, including blogs, wikis, and social media. But the central goal of these communications remains focused on presenting….
For this Discussion, you will write a case conceptualization from the point of view of a constructivist or creative approaches counselor. As you review this week’s Learning Resources and media files, note techniques and interventions, and consider the role of a constructivist or creative approaches counselor in planning treatment. Further, reflect on these types of therapy with respect to developing your own theoretical orientation. In what ways do you find that constructivist or creative approaches with therapy may resonate with your own point of view? Note: For this Discussion, you are required to complete your initial post before you will be able to view and respond to your colleagues’ postings. Begin by clicking on the Post to Discussion Question link, and then select Create Threadto complete your initial post. Remember, once you….
The company employs 500 people at seven different locations in western and Midwestern states, including account managers, customer service and support representatives, and warehouse staff. Employees communicate via traditional telephone voice services, e-mail, instant messaging, and cell phones. Management is inquiring about whether the company should adopt a system for unified communications. What factors should be considered? What are the key decisions that have to be made in determining whether to adopt this technology? Use the Web, if necessary, to find out more about unified communications and its costs.
Part A (50 Marks) DecaSport is producing high technique and specialised sport shoes. The company has been conducting research and development of a new model, where the lower mould can automatically adjust itself to avoid foot injury. The model has been tested and the managing board is happy to launch its production if it’s financial viable. The company already spent $800,000 for research and development. The new model will have a five-year lifetime, after that the company will stop its production. The new production machines will need to be bought and are budgeted at $7.5 million but can be used for another 5 years after the production of the new product is finished. The company depreciates fixed assets on a straight line basis to zero. The company expects….
The purpose of this task is to propose a leading edge, strategic innovation to address a corporate challenge in the area of corporate social responsibility, sustainability (or a challenge in your industry) by renewing a firm’s current approach. Resources This is an individual task (2,500 words) where you need to demonstrate your ability to propose an innovation to address a corporate social responsibility / sustainability / industry challenge, by drawing on the relevant material in this course. You need to register the challenge you wish to work on by Week 10 with your lecturer. Details of this assessment will be provided on Blackboard and in class. Rubric Your report will be evaluated on the following criteria:
define the corporate social responsibility/sustainability/industry challenge in need of an innovation response…..