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choose one that applies to your community or municipality, conduct further research on how you can mobilize for action, and then prepare a paper to describe a plan of action for your community.

In this assignment, you will review the health objectives from the Healthy People 2020 (http://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/default.aspx) program, choose one that applies to your community or municipality, conduct further research on how you can mobilize for action, and then prepare a paper to describe a plan of action for your community. Part 1: Research

Review the health objectives in the topics index listed on the “2020 Topics & Objectives – Objectives A-Z” page of the HealthyPeople.gov Web site. (http://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/topicsobjectives2020/default.aspx). Choose an objective that applies to your community or municipality. Determine why you think the objective (or goal) that you chose was included as an objective on the HealthyPeople.govWeb site. Consider the rationale (need and pressures) for a national focus on the objective you chose. Research the size of your community and….

"Street-Level Bureaucracy: The Critical Role of Street-Level Bureaucrats" (pp. 401-408)

  Source: Businessweek Author: Michael Lipsky Date of Article: May 25, 1980 Link to Article: (place link here) Article Summary “Street-Level Bureaucracy: The Critical Role of Street-Level Bureaucrats” examines the role of front-line public employees in the bureaucracy. Street-level bureaucrats are those individuals who interact directly with citizens. There are many street-level bureaucrats in public service agencies such as welfare offices. In fact, it seems that the poorer people are, the more street-level bureaucrats affect them. Since street-level bureaucrats have such a great deal of interaction with the public, they are often the focus of public controversy. Their decisions appear to be very personal, as they are directed toward people and their attitudes are obvious. Because of this personalization of bureaucracy, street-level bureaucrats also provide hope for citizens….

Nike products have short  product life cycles.  Apple products have  short product life cycles

1..  Do you expect  a responsive or efficient supply chain?   Do you expect more or less contract manufacturing?  Do you expect more or less distribution  centers? 2.Location decisions are usually  long-term commitments and expensive.   Assume you are scouting potential locations for a new Liberty’s near the  Palladium in High Point. What would be your top five list of things you would  do, in the proper order, to evaluate potential locations?

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Sierra-Nevada has grown slowly.  In-N-Out Burger has grown slowly. What do both these firms have in common?

How can developing and using effective writing and research skills further your educational and academic goals?

For your initial post, you will consider the skills and information covered in the class and draft a letter addressed to fellow students who have the same major as you, explaining the importance of effective writing and research across multiple platforms and modalities (from e-mails to essays, blog posts to social media posts) for your chosen profession or field. Your letter will address 3 primary topics, each with a dedicated section, and it should include examples and details in each section that address the unique audience and purposes for each scenario. Answer the following: How can developing and using effective writing and research skills advance your professional and career goals? How can developing and using effective writing and research skills enrich your personal life? Finally, your post must….

Describe the two steps to data storage design. How are a file and a database different from each other

This graded activity has two parts. Part 1: Answer the Module Review Questions listed below. These questions were chosen to demonstrate your understanding and help you assess your progress.

Describe the two steps to data storage design. How are a file and a database different from each other? Name five types of files and describe the primary purpose of each type. Name two types of legacy databases and the main problems associated with each type. What is the most popular kind of database today? Provide three examples of products that are based on this database technology. What are the two most important factors in determining the type of data storage format that should be adopted for a system? Why are these factors so important?

Part 2: Module Practice:….

How can developing and using effective writing and research skills further your educational and academic goals?

For your initial post, you will consider the skills and information covered in the class and draft a letter addressed to fellow students who have the same major as you, explaining the importance of effective writing and research across multiple platforms and modalities (from e-mails to essays, blog posts to social media posts) for your chosen profession or field. Your letter will address 3 primary topics, each with a dedicated section, and it should include examples and details in each section that address the unique audience and purposes for each scenario. Answer the following: How can developing and using effective writing and research skills advance your professional and career goals? How can developing and using effective writing and research skills enrich your personal life? Finally, your post must….

Your boss has asked you to speak at the quarterly board meeting based upon your success with operational forecasting.

Your job is to develop a PowerPoint presentation and oral narration that showcases forecasting skills and professional practice. The requirement is six slides that contain supportive notes per slides that integrate discussion points and strengthen the content on each slide. The expectation is two slides for strategic forecasting and production, two slides for the limitation of forecasting on labor models, and two slides on the features of job planning and the impact of forecasting. Lastly, you need to develop a one-page summary to submit to board members that reviews the impact operational forecasting can have on organizations and include two supportive references. Here is what my professor said from previous assignment: This assignment calls for powerpoint slides to be created along with your word document.  The slides are….

 You are a senior to the EPA. You have been assigned the task of creating an oversight board which will be in charge of the creation and the enforcement of regulations

addressing beach erosion and which will otherwise preserve coastal wetlands and marshes. You plan calls for the appointment of ten members. To attract the best possible board members you are considering adding a provision that no member may be terminated except  “only for good cause.” What are the arguments both for and against the “only for good cause” provision.

You are an account manager at a company that purchases media ads for clients. Your job requires you to purchase ad time months in advance, in order to gain a price advantage in the local market for your clients.

Instructions One of your major clients is Fleetwood Sport, a regional chain that sells a wide variety of sporting goods. Fleetwood’s products include team sports equipment, camping and fishing gear, golf and tennis equipment, and active apparel. In December, you bought advance local ad spots scheduled for May and June on a popular radio station. When you bought the ads, the radio station told you that the time slot for those ads would feature a new radio host who would be starting early in the new year. You had your doubts about the new host, who had been known as “controversial” in his previous job in another city, but the client had insisted that the host was “terrific” and would likely get higher ratings. After much thought, you….

report for the CIO of Kudler Fine Foods

Develop a 3,000- to 3,500-word report for the CIO of Kudler Fine Foods. This report should cover the material from the previous weeks, providing a comprehensive look at the key safeguards needed for the project at each stage of the systems development processes. The report should have clear recommendations to ensure that the final frequent shopper program system is properly secured against likely threats. Include the requirements for future audit provisions the internal staff may use to validate the security measures in the system. Prepare a presentation to executive management at Kudler Fine Foods of the need to make the changes recommended in the paper. The presentation should be8 10 slidesin length. The presentation must include appropriate graphics,and may be in a Microsoft PowerPointpresentation format. Online students will submit a presentation that….