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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….

Atheism is defined as the absence of belief in divine beings. Can atheism be thought of as a religion?

Answer this question by applying the ideas discussed in chapter 1 of Religions of the West Today. More specifically, consider the “key elements” of religious practice identified on p. 8 of the text. Does atheism manifest any of these? In what ways? Be specific about the patterns found in religious stories discussed on pp. 16 – 20 of the text. Does atheism imply a mythic structure similar to any of the four types discussed there? Be specific as you consider the features of religious experience and traditions identified throughout chapter 1. There is no correct answer to this question. This assignment does not require that you do any research on atheism or atheist groups, and research like that is likely to distract you from answering the question in your own….

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.

Treating Drug Dependence, describes what we know is effective drug treatment.

Treatment Paper The purpose of this treatment paper is to show an understanding of the treatment needs of persons who have addiction, dependency, substance abuse disorder problems. What can a person do if they experience loss of control of their substance use and the negative impacts on their life? Throughout this course we have studied abuse/addictive behavior for each drug and the biological/physical, psychological and social effects. Most treatment in the US is based on the Bio-Psych-Social model of disease. Write a 3-5 page paper (typed, double spaced) explaining the principles and strategies of treatment options in the USA. Use this rubric and make sure to include certain required information.

Intervention/Treatment How many people need treatment and how many people actually receive treatment in the US? Describe….

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….

Research the Physician Group Practice (PGP) Demonstration project sponsored by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

Start with the CMS Website at www.cms.hhs.gov. – What were the goals of the demonstration? – What quality measures are utilized in this demonstration? – Which ten physician groups are participating in this demonstration? – What incentive structure is used to influence the physician groups to improve the quality of care provided to their Medicare patients? – What were the final results? – How has this demonstration project effected current practice?

 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….

Select an organization from the attached list and explain how it helps  you stay knowledgeable of industry changes. Why is this important for  your success in the workplace?

Select an organization from the attached list and explain how it helps  you stay knowledgeable of industry changes. Why is this important for  your success in the workplace? Note: The list is provided in your online  classroom. The organization I chose was American Hotel and Lodging Association (AHLA) The information that is provided is AH&LA understands that running a hotel is about far more than a comfortable night’s sleep f or your guests. It’s about the impacts of legislation and regulations from Washington, and the need to stay a step ahead of the competition. Our association is about what happens behind the scenes – what will make your establishment run smoother, be more cost – effective, and grow your profits. As a member of AH&LA, you will be….

A syllogism is a type of logical argument that uses deductive reasoning to come to a conclusion. There are many types, but for this task, you will use a categorical syllogism

Develop problem-solving skills that generate idea creation, and apply them to everyday personal and professional experience. Instructions A syllogism is a type of logical argument that uses deductive reasoning to come to a conclusion. There are many types, but for this task, you will use a categorical syllogism. Categorical syllogisms: This type of syllogism assumes if A is a part of C, then B is a part of C (A and B are members of C). You can organize the syllogism in three sentences:

Major premise: All dogs are animals. Minor premise: Luna is a dog. Conclusion: Luna is an animal.

1. Your employer wants to promote a productive and logical work environment. To organize your thoughts and ideas in a coherent manner, you must practice your cognitive….