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For this Discussion Board forum, you need to read Chapters 2, 3 and 4 in the textbook. You must use at LEAST two key terms from our text if you would like to earn full-credit for your response to the discussion question. Your answer should be supported by scholarly research. Then respond to at least two (2) other students’ answers by clicking the “reply” link. Or, you may choose to respond to my follow-up threads as part of this requirement. Please make an effort to post your initial response by Thursday evening so your classmates have an opportunity to respond. I will also post follow-up responses throughout the week. I look forward to reading your posts. After reading this week’s material, answer the following questions in the Forum (In 250 words or more): During the first week of class, you have read about the differences between cultures, attitudes and behaviors at work. Chapter 4 focused on the affect that individual attitudes and behaviors can have on the productivity of the work place. Chapter 4 also brought to light that many companies are coming up with unique ways to improve their employees health and attitudes both at home and at work. I would like you to find an example of this. One example is given on page 88 in figure 4.6. Do some research, and find a company that is being proactive about keeping their employees happy. I would also like you to elaborate as to how and why keeping your employees happy can improve productivity. I look forward to your research! Don’t forget to cite your sources! forum 2 this Forum, you need to read Chapters 5 and 6 in the textbook. You must use at LEAST two key terms from our text if you would like to earn full-credit for your response to the discussion question. Your answer should be supported by scholarly research. Then respond to at least two (2) other students’ answers by clicking the “reply” link. Or, you may choose to respond to my follow-up threads as part of this requirement. Please make an effort to post your initial response by Thursday evening so your classmates have an opportunity to respond. I will also post follow-up responses throughout the week. I look forward to reading your posts. After reading this week’s material, answer the following questions in the Forum (In 250 words or more): Chapter 5 presents several theories of motivation. For this weeks forum, I would like you to choose the theory that makes the most sense to you. Explain the theory, and then provide an example of this theory at work. Your example can be from personal experience or from research. Either way, don’t forget to include a few outside sources to support your ideas! I look forward to your responses… For this Forum, you need to read Chapters 10 and 11 in the textbook. You must use at LEAST two key terms from our text if you would like to earn full-credit for your response to the discussion question. Your answer should be supported by scholarly research. Then respond to at least two (2) other students’ answers by clicking the “reply” link. Or, you may choose to respond to my follow-up threads as part of this requirement. Please make an effort to post your initial response by Thursday evening so your classmates have an opportunity to respond. I will also post follow-up responses throughout the week. I look forward to reading your posts. After reading this week’s material, answer the following questions in the Forum (In 250 words or more): In chapter 10, we learned about several different causes of conflict. For this forum, I would like you to describe an interpersonal conflict that you have experienced in your professional life. Please use the terms from the text to describe both the cause and the outcome of the conflict. After reading this chapter, would you have managed this conflict in a different way? Don’t forget to provide your sources forum4 For this Forum, you need to refer to Chapter 11 from your text. You must use at LEAST two key terms from our text if you would like to earn full-credit for your response to the discussion question. Your answer should be supported by scholarly research. Then respond to at least two (2) other students’ answers by clicking the “reply” link. Or, you may choose to respond to my follow-up threads as part of this requirement. Please make an effort to post your initial response by Thursday evening so your classmates have an opportunity to respond. I will also post follow-up responses throughout the week. I look forward to reading your posts. After reading this week’s material, answer the following questions in the Forum (In 250 words or more): While I realize that chapter 11 was part of last weeks reading requirement, this chapter ties in with your writing assignment for the week. Chapter 11 reviewed several tools and techniques for making better decisions. I would like you to choose one of these techniques, describe it thoroughly, and then provide an example of when this technique would work effectively. You can either use an example from a decision that you have made in your past, or come up with a fictional scenario. Don’t forget your sources! For this Forum, you need to read Chapter 8 in the textbook. You must use at LEAST two key terms from our text if you would like to earn full-credit for your response to the discussion question. Your answer should be supported by scholarly research. Then respond to at least two (2) other students’ answers by clicking the “reply” link. Or, you may choose to respond to my follow-up threads as part of this requirement. Please make an effort to post your initial response by Thursday evening so your classmates have an opportunity to respond. I will also post follow-up responses throughout the week. I look forward to reading your posts. After reading this week’s material, answer the following questions in the Forum (In 250 words or more): Chapter 8 focuses on the various forms of communication and when they are appropriate/effective. I would like for you to discuss the primary form of communication in your place of employment. Please refer to figure 8.10 on page 191 in your text. After describing the form of communication, please provide an analysis as to whether this is the most effective form of communication and whether you feel it is working. Don’t forget your sources! forum 6 For this Forum, you need to read the following: The United Illuminating Company. (2007). Risky Business: Employing Enterprise Risk Management, 83-89.. You must use at LEAST two key terms from our text if you would like to earn full-credit for your response to the discussion question. Your answer should be supported by scholarly research. Then respond to at least two (2) other students’ answers by clicking the “reply” link. Or, you may choose to respond to my follow-up threads as part of this requirement. Please make an effort to post your initial response by Thursday evening so your classmates have an opportunity to respond. I will also post follow-up responses throughout the week. I look forward to reading your posts. After reading this week’s material, answer the following questions in the Forum (In 250 words or more): The article above presents 1 example of a company using risk management. All successful companies perform similar tasks regularly. This week, I would like you to present another company and describe at least 1 way that they are managing their risks. You can choose to use the company that you presently work for, but please make sure that you have enough information to fully explain their processes. forum 7 or this Forum, you need to read Chapters 14 and 15 in the textbook. You must use at LEAST two key terms from our text if you would like to earn full-credit for your response to the discussion question. Your answer should be supported by scholarly research. Then respond to at least two (2) other students’ answers by clicking the “reply” link. Or, you may choose to respond to my follow-up threads as part of this requirement. Please make an effort to post your initial response by Thursday evening so your classmates have an opportunity to respond. I will also post follow-up responses throughout the week. I look forward to reading your posts. After reading this week’s material, answer the following questions in the Forum (In 250 words or more): Please describe the current structure of your organization using the terms from chapter 14 in the text. Is this the structure that is best suited for the type of business that you work? Is there another structure that would be more appropriate? If you are not currently employed, and would like to use another corporation as an example, please feel free to do so. For this assignment, you should focus on chapters 2-6 in your text as well as Chapters 1-3 in Foundations of Business Economics and the article entitled, “Workers Attitudes and the Cost of Production:Hypothesis Tests in an Equilibrium Model”. The purpose your first writing assignment is to show you the important relationship between motivation and economics. I want you to start thinking like a manager…last week you all found examples of companies that had come up with interesting ways to improve their employees attitudes. Do you think that the CEO would approve these programs if the manager suggesting them couldn’t prove that it would also be beneficial for the company? For this weeks assignment, I would like you to find an example (you may use the same company as last week if you choose) of a company that is motivating it’s employees with some type of special program. I would then like you to provide in some detail how this program has increased the productivity, and ultimately the profitability of the company. Please make sure to use the key concepts from all of the readings. This paper should include 3-5 pages of content with an additional cover and reference page. This is a total of 5-7 pages. Your paper should be written in proper APA format. WEEK 2 For this assignment, you need to review chapter 11 in the text. In addition, you need to read chapters 8, 9, 10 and 11 in Accounting in a Nutshell. Please refer to the bottom of page 287 in Accounting in a Nutshell.Read Self Test Question 4. I would like you to use the information from this question to respond to the following: What decision making model would you use to make this decision? Are any of the decision-making traps discussed in our text in danger of clouding your judgement? Would any of the tools and techniques for making better decisions assist us in this decision? What is your final decision and why? Please be aware that I am not asking you to provide the calculations for this problem. While I would like you to understand how the problem is solved, the solutions are at the end of the section, so you should have the accurate information to make your final decision. The point of this paper is for you to apply the decision making techniques to the area of managerial accounting. In addition, use the above bullets as a guide for your paper…I do not want to see these listed as individual sections within your paper. This paper should include 3-5 pages of content with an additional cover and reference page. This is a total of 5-7 pages. Your paper should be written in proper APA format. This link will take you to the section of the APUS library that can assist you with your formatting apus.campusguides.com/content.php. Assignment Rubric Please contact me through the message function to the left if you have any questions. WEEK 3 For this assignment, you should read chapters 1, 2 and 7 in Essentials of Risk Management. This paper will focus on operational risk management. After reading chapters 1, 2 and 7 in Essentials of Risk Management,you should have a basic understanding of what is involved in managing risks within a corporation. I would like you to focus on the operational considerations that were mentioned in chapter 7 (a list can be found on page 155). Most of these considerations involve the employees in some way. I would like you to find an example of a company that failed to use risk management properly and explain how it could have helped them to avoid their problems. The best way to begin this paper is to think of companies that you have heard of in the headlines in a negative way, or companies that have gone out of business in the last several years. Once you decide on a company, you should be able provide an explanation of the problem as well as your thoughts on how this could have been avoided using risk management. Another alternative is to use a company that you currently or previously worked for. If you choose the latter, please make sure that you can provide the required details. This paper should include 3-5 pages of content with an additional cover and reference page. This is a total of 5-7 pages. Your paper should be written in proper APA format. This link will take you to the section of the APUS library that can assist you with your formatting apus.campusguides.com/content.php. WEEK 4 For this assignment, please read the introduction as well as chapters 1 and 2 of When Teams Collide: Managing the International Team Successfullyas well as the article, “The Cultural Approach to the Management of the International Human Resource: An Analysis of Hofstede’s Cultural Dimensions” which is attached. This week, I would like you to choose a multinational corporation and discuss their organizational structure. You may compare/contrast your chosen company to the information that you have read in both your text as well as the sources above. Does the organizational structure of this corporation work? Are there things that could be improved? As in past weeks, you are welcome to use the company that you work for if the information is available to you. This paper should include 3-5 pages of content with an additional cover and reference page. This is a total of 5-7 pages. Your paper should be written in proper APA format. This link will take you to the section of the APUS library that can assist you with your formatting apus.campusguides.com/content.php. Assignment Rubric Please contact me through the message function to the left if you have any questions. FINAL For this final assignment, I would like you to put everything you have learned over the last 7 weeks to work! I would like you to identify a management issue at your current place of employment. If you are not currently employed, you can do a bit of research and find an issue that exists at another company. Using the concepts that you have learned in this course, come up with a solution to this problem. This paper must be at least 7 pages in length (not including the cover and reference page). You also need to do some research. You are not an expert (not yet, anyway!), so you will need to find experts that support your ideas. An excellent paper will include at least 5 different sources (including the text). Please make sure you use the terminology from the text to explain both the problem as well as your proposed solution. Your paper should be in proper APA format. Follow this link to the library where you can find detailed information regarding this type of formatting.apus.campusguides.com/content.php Assignment Rubric Please send me a message if you have any questions regarding this assignment.

For this Discussion Board forum, you need to read Chapters 2, 3 and 4 in the textbook.

You must use at LEAST two key terms from our text if you would like to earn full-credit for your response to the discussion question. Your answer should be supported by scholarly research.

Then respond to at least two (2) other students’ answers by clicking the “reply” link. Or, you may choose to respond to my follow-up threads as part of this requirement. Please make an effort to post your initial response by Thursday evening so your classmates have an opportunity to respond.

I will also post follow-up responses throughout the week. I look forward to reading your posts.

After reading this week’s material, answer the following questions in the Forum (In 250 words or more):

During the first week of class, you have read about the differences between cultures, attitudes and behaviors at work. Chapter 4 focused on the affect that individual attitudes and behaviors can have on the productivity of the work place. Chapter 4 also brought to light that many companies are coming up with unique ways to improve their employees health and attitudes both at home and at work. I would like you to find an example of this. One example is given on page 88 in figure 4.6. Do some research, and find a company that is being proactive about keeping their employees happy. I would also like you to elaborate as to how and why keeping your employees happy can improve productivity. I look forward to your research! Don’t forget to cite your sources!
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this Forum, you need to read Chapters 5 and 6 in the textbook.

You must use at LEAST two key terms from our text if you would like to earn full-credit for your response to the discussion question. Your answer should be supported by scholarly research.

Then respond to at least two (2) other students’ answers by clicking the “reply” link. Or, you may choose to respond to my follow-up threads as part of this requirement. Please make an effort to post your initial response by Thursday evening so your classmates have an opportunity to respond.

I will also post follow-up responses throughout the week. I look forward to reading your posts.

After reading this week’s material, answer the following questions in the Forum (In 250 words or more):

Chapter 5 presents several theories of motivation. For this weeks forum, I would like you to choose the theory that makes the most sense to you. Explain the theory, and then provide an example of this theory at work. Your example can be from personal experience or from research. Either way, don’t forget to include a few outside sources to support your ideas!
I look forward to your responses…

For this Forum, you need to read Chapters 10 and 11 in the textbook.

You must use at LEAST two key terms from our text if you would like to earn full-credit for your response to the discussion question. Your answer should be supported by scholarly research.

Then respond to at least two (2) other students’ answers by clicking the “reply” link. Or, you may choose to respond to my follow-up threads as part of this requirement. Please make an effort to post your initial response by Thursday evening so your classmates have an opportunity to respond.

I will also post follow-up responses throughout the week. I look forward to reading your posts.

After reading this week’s material, answer the following questions in the Forum (In 250 words or more):

In chapter 10, we learned about several different causes of conflict. For this forum, I would like you to describe an interpersonal conflict that you have experienced in your professional life. Please use the terms from the text to describe both the cause and the outcome of the conflict. After reading this chapter, would you have managed this conflict in a different way? Don’t forget to provide your sources

forum4

For this Forum, you need to refer to Chapter 11 from your text.

You must use at LEAST two key terms from our text if you would like to earn full-credit for your response to the discussion question. Your answer should be supported by scholarly research.

Then respond to at least two (2) other students’ answers by clicking the “reply” link. Or, you may choose to respond to my follow-up threads as part of this requirement. Please make an effort to post your initial response by Thursday evening so your classmates have an opportunity to respond.

I will also post follow-up responses throughout the week. I look forward to reading your posts.

After reading this week’s material, answer the following questions in the Forum (In 250 words or more):

While I realize that chapter 11 was part of last weeks reading requirement, this chapter ties in with your writing assignment for the week. Chapter 11 reviewed several tools and techniques for making better decisions. I would like you to choose one of these techniques, describe it thoroughly, and then provide an example of when this technique would work effectively. You can either use an example from a decision that you have made in your past, or come up with a fictional scenario. Don’t forget your sources!

For this Forum, you need to read Chapter 8 in the textbook.

You must use at LEAST two key terms from our text if you would like to earn full-credit for your response to the discussion question. Your answer should be supported by scholarly research.

Then respond to at least two (2) other students’ answers by clicking the “reply” link. Or, you may choose to respond to my follow-up threads as part of this requirement. Please make an effort to post your initial response by Thursday evening so your classmates have an opportunity to respond.

I will also post follow-up responses throughout the week. I look forward to reading your posts.

After reading this week’s material, answer the following questions in the Forum (In 250 words or more):

Chapter 8 focuses on the various forms of communication and when they are appropriate/effective. I would like for you to discuss the primary form of communication in your place of employment. Please refer to figure 8.10 on page 191 in your text. After describing the form of communication, please provide an analysis as to whether this is the most effective form of communication and whether you feel it is working. Don’t forget your sources!

 

 

 

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For this Forum, you need to read the following:The United Illuminating Company. (2007). Risky Business: Employing Enterprise Risk Management, 83-89..

You must use at LEAST two key terms from our text if you would like to earn full-credit for your response to the discussion question. Your answer should be supported by scholarly research.

Then respond to at least two (2) other students’ answers by clicking the “reply” link. Or, you may choose to respond to my follow-up threads as part of this requirement. Please make an effort to post your initial response by Thursday evening so your classmates have an opportunity to respond.

I will also post follow-up responses throughout the week. I look forward to reading your posts.

After reading this week’s material, answer the following questions in the Forum (In 250 words or more):

The article above presents 1 example of a company using risk management. All successful companies perform similar tasks regularly. This week, I would like you to present another company and describe at least 1 way that they are managing their risks. You can choose to use the company that you presently work for, but please make sure that you have enough information to fully explain their processes.

 

 

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or this Forum, you need to read Chapters 14 and 15 in the textbook.

You must use at LEAST two key terms from our text if you would like to earn full-credit for your response to the discussion question. Your answer should be supported by scholarly research.

Then respond to at least two (2) other students’ answers by clicking the “reply” link. Or, you may choose to respond to my follow-up threads as part of this requirement. Please make an effort to post your initial response by Thursday evening so your classmates have an opportunity to respond.

I will also post follow-up responses throughout the week. I look forward to reading your posts.

After reading this week’s material, answer the following questions in the Forum (In 250 words or more):

Please describe the current structure of your organization using the terms from chapter 14 in the text. Is this the structure that is best suited for the type of business that you work? Is there another structure that would be more appropriate? If you are not currently employed, and would like to use another corporation as an example, please feel free to do so.

For this assignment, you should focus on chapters 2-6 in your text as well as Chapters 1-3 in Foundations of Business Economics and the article entitled, “Workers Attitudes and the Cost of Production:Hypothesis Tests in an Equilibrium Model”.

The purpose your first writing assignment is to show you the important relationship between motivation and economics. I want you to start thinking like a manager…last week you all found examples of companies that had come up with interesting ways to improve their employees attitudes. Do you think that the CEO would approve these programs if the manager suggesting them couldn’t prove that it would also be beneficial for the company? For this weeks assignment, I would like you to find an example (you may use the same company as last week if you choose) of a company that is motivating it’s employees with some type of special program. I would then like you to provide in some detail how this program has increased the productivity, and ultimately the profitability of the company. Please make sure to use the key concepts from all of the readings.
This paper should include 3-5 pages of content with an additional cover and reference page. This is a total of 5-7 pages.

Your paper should be written in proper APA format.

 

 

 

WEEK 2

 

 

 

For this assignment, you need to review chapter 11 in the text. In addition, you need to read chapters 8, 9, 10 and 11 in Accounting in a Nutshell.

Please refer to the bottom of page 287 in Accounting in a Nutshell.Read Self Test Question 4. I would like you to use the information from this question to respond to the following:

  • What decision making model would you use to make this decision?
  • Are any of the decision-making traps discussed in our text in danger of clouding your judgement?
  • Would any of the tools and techniques for making better decisions assist us in this decision?
  • What is your final decision and why?

Please be aware that I am not asking you to provide the calculations for this problem. While I would like you to understand how the problem is solved, the solutions are at the end of the section, so you should have the accurate information to make your final decision. The point of this paper is for you to apply the decision making techniques to the area of managerial accounting. In addition, use the above bullets as a guide for your paper…I do not want to see these listed as individual sections within your paper.

This paper should include 3-5 pages of content with an additional cover and reference page. This is a total of 5-7 pages.

Your paper should be written in proper APA format. This link will take you to the section of the APUS library that can assist you with your formatting apus.campusguides.com/content.php.

Assignment Rubric

Please contact me through the message function to the left if you have any questions.

 

 

WEEK 3

For this assignment, you should read chapters 1, 2 and 7 in Essentials of Risk Management.
This paper will focus on operational risk management. After reading chapters 1, 2 and 7 in Essentials of Risk Management,you should have a basic understanding of what is involved in managing risks within a corporation. I would like you to focus on the operational considerations that were mentioned in chapter 7 (a list can be found on page 155). Most of these considerations involve the employees in some way. I would like you to find an example of a company that failed to use risk management properly and explain how it could have helped them to avoid their problems.

The best way to begin this paper is to think of companies that you have heard of in the headlines in a negative way, or companies that have gone out of business in the last several years. Once you decide on a company, you should be able provide an explanation of the problem as well as your thoughts on how this could have been avoided using risk management. Another alternative is to use a company that you currently or previously worked for. If you choose the latter, please make sure that you can provide the required details.

This paper should include 3-5 pages of content with an additional cover and reference page. This is a total of 5-7 pages.

Your paper should be written in proper APA format. This link will take you to the section of the APUS library that can assist you with your formatting apus.campusguides.com/content.php.

 

 

WEEK 4
For this assignment, please read the introduction as well as chapters 1 and 2 of When Teams Collide: Managing the International Team Successfullyas well as the article, “The Cultural Approach to the Management of the International Human Resource: An Analysis of Hofstede’s Cultural Dimensions” which is attached.

This week, I would like you to choose a multinational corporation and discuss their organizational structure. You may compare/contrast your chosen company to the information that you have read in both your text as well as the sources above. Does the organizational structure of this corporation work? Are there things that could be improved? As in past weeks, you are welcome to use the company that you work for if the information is available to you.

This paper should include 3-5 pages of content with an additional cover and reference page. This is a total of 5-7 pages.

Your paper should be written in proper APA format. This link will take you to the section of the APUS library that can assist you with your formatting apus.campusguides.com/content.php.

Assignment Rubric

Please contact me through the message function to the left if you have any questions.

FINAL
For this final assignment, I would like you to put everything you have learned over the last 7 weeks to work! I would like you to identify a management issue at your current place of employment. If you are not currently employed, you can do a bit of research and find an issue that exists at another company.

Using the concepts that you have learned in this course, come up with a solution to this problem. This paper must be at least 7 pages in length (not including the cover and reference page). You also need to do some research. You are not an expert (not yet, anyway!), so you will need to find experts that support your ideas. An excellent paper will include at least 5 different sources (including the text). Please make sure you use the terminology from the text to explain both the problem as well as your proposed solution.

Your paper should be in proper APA format. Follow this link to the library where you can find detailed information regarding this type of formatting.apus.campusguides.com/content.php

Assignment Rubric

Please send me a message if you have any questions regarding this assignment.

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