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Zappos Shoes, led by young CEO Tony Hsieh, is well known for its non-traditional approaches to the workplace. From the background materials you should be familiar with traditional organizational structures such as the hierarchical organization by Julien Payne

What is Just In Time Inventory? What is the benefit? What is tools are required to make this work? by Julien Payne

What is Just In Time Inventory? What is the benefit? What is tools are required to make this work? by Julien Payne

What is the intended purpose of the PPACA that was signed into law in 2010? Will it meet its intended purpose based on what you've read in this article and from your own research on the topic? by Julien Payne

What level of biodiversity does the Brazilian Amazon support? What is deforestation and why is it practiced? How does deforestation affect the Brazilian Amazon? by Julien Payne

What were Charles and Bill Koch's sources of power within Koch Industries? Did they have reward power, coercive power, legitimate power, or expert power? by Julien Payne

what schema structures are used in data marts and and what are the data scopes of the two (warehouse and mart)? by Julien Payne

Why is it best for large organizations like Dish to use both PEST and Porter’s 5 Forces analysis in helping its leaders to understand their particular external environment? by Julien Payne

Your organization has a history of giving employees salary increases based on years of service (tenure) - and not based on performance. by Julien Payne

The null hypothesis that I developed from the data that I have been collecting for this session long project, is that the drug amphetamine will keep a person’s heart rate and blood pressure at a safe level. by Julien Payne

The Opium Wars and Taiping Rebellion Although 19th century advances by Europeans in science and industry made them dangerous rivals to the empire, the Chinese continued to treat Europeans as just another type of barbarian. by Julien Payne

Transformational leadership is a dynamic leadership behavior that “inspires” followers and also “transforms” the way followers think. by Julien Payne

Trident University International Mattel Case Study ETH 501: Business Ethics Introduction by Julien Payne

Using the data you collected in the Module 1 SLP, write a paper (1–3 pages) including all of the following content: Calculate the mean, median, and mode of your collected data. Show and explain your calculations. by Julien Payne

Variable Pay Systems Major types of variable pay are bonuses, incentives, stock-options, and commissions. They are typically linked to performance of either the individual or the team by Julien Payne

What do economists mean when they say that there is no such thing as a free lunch? Suppose that your tuition to attend college is $14,000 per year and you spend $5,000 per year on room and board. by Julien Payne

What are the most pressing environmental hazards in your area San Antonio, TX? Begin by writing a brief analysis of the air, water, and soil quality in your region or town. by Julien Payne

What has occurred with company’s dividend payout, dividend yield, and dividend per share over the past three years? Do you have any explanations for what has occurred? by Julien Payne

Module 3 - SLPStrategic Planning & Strategy Formulation Note: This is a signature assignment that will be graded using the special rubric below to assess Information Literacy. Current Event Blog 3 For this SLP submission you will be asked to submit your third blog entry about another important aspect of the strategic management process and to provide examples based on current events pulled from recent articles from reputable sources. (You will need to use at least five peer-reviewed articles for this assignment.) Peer-reviewed articles can be located by using the Trident Online Library. Please make sure that you cite/reference correctly in APA. For this Signature Assignment, the articles for your blog entry must be no older than 12 months old. For your third SLP discuss the importance of the strategy formulation and planning phase. Identify five recent peer-reviewed articles that discuss a recent major strategic effort on the part of an organization. What would you have recommended if you were sitting at the strategy planning table? Examples of such an effort might include mergers, buy-outs, sell-offs, introduction of innovative products, strategic marketing campaigns, and the like. Discuss to what extent you believe this effort will succeed given the organization’s external environment. What is the takeaway for your reading audience? That is, what strategic planning lessons can be learned from the situation you highlighted in your blog entry? SLP Assignment Expectations Your SLP assignment should be a minimum of 3 pages in length. You are required to use APA formatting and you are required to cite and reference your sources. There should be a minimum of five reputable sources cited and referenced in your paper. Please make sure you review the assignment rubric prior to writing your assignment. Information Literacy Rubrics for SLPs Criteria Level 4 - Excellent Level 3 - Proficient Level 2 - Developing Level 1 - Emerging Determine the Extent of Information Needed 8 points Effectively defines the scope of the research question or thesis. Effectively determines key concepts. Types of information (sources) selected directly relate to concepts or answer research question. 7 points Defines the scope of the research question or thesis completely. Can determine key concepts. Types of information (sources) selected relate to concepts or answer research question. 6 points Defines the scope of the research question or thesis incompletely (parts are missing, remains too broad or too narrow, etc.). Can determine key concepts. Types of information (sources) selected partially relate to concepts or answer research question. 5 points Has difficulty defining the scope of the research question or thesis. Has difficulty determining key concepts. Types of information (sources) selected do not relate to concepts or answer research question. Access the Needed Information 6 points Accesses information using effective, well-designed search strategies and most appropriate information sources. 5 points Accesses information using variety of search strategies and some relevant information sources. Demonstrates ability to refine search. 4 points Accesses information using simple search strategies, and retrieves information from limited and similar sources. 3 points Accesses information randomly, retrieves information that lacks relevance and quality. Evaluate Information and its Sources Critically 6 points Thoroughly (systematically and methodically) analyzes own and others' assumptions and carefully evaluates the relevance of contexts when presenting a position. 5 points Identifies own and others' assumptions and several relevant contexts when presenting a position. 4 points Questions some assumptions. Identifies several relevant contexts when presenting a position. May be more aware of others' assumptions than one's own (or vice versa). 3 points Shows an emerging awareness of present assumptions (sometimes labels assertions as assumptions). Begins to identify some contexts when presenting a position. Use Information Effectively to Accomplish a Specific Purpose 3 points Communicates, organizes, and synthesizes information from sources to fully achieve a specific purpose, with clarity and depth. 2 points Communicates, organizes, and synthesizes information from sources. Intended purpose is achieved. 1 point Communicates and organizes information from sources. The information is not yet synthesized, so the intended purpose is not fully achieved. 0 points Communicates information from sources. The information is fragmented and/or used inappropriately (misquoted, taken out of context, or incorrectly paraphrased, etc.), so the intended purpose is not achieved. Access and Use Information Ethically and Legally 4 points Students use correctly all of the following information use strategies (use of citations and references; choice of paraphrasing, summary, or quoting; using information in ways that are true to original context; distinguishing between common knowledge and ideas requiring attribution) and demonstrate a full understanding of the ethical and legal restrictions on the use of published, confidential, and/or proprietary information. 3 points Students use correctly three of the following information use strategies (use of citations and references; choice of paraphrasing, summary, or quoting; using information in ways that are true to original context; distinguishing between common knowledge and ideas requiring attribution) and demonstrates a full understanding of the ethical and legal restrictions on the use of published, confidential, and/or proprietary information. 2 points Students use correctly two of the following information use strategies (use of citations and references; choice of paraphrasing, summary, or quoting; using information in ways that are true to original context; distinguishing between common knowledge and ideas requiring attribution) and demonstrates a full understanding of the ethical and legal restrictions on the use of published, confidential, and/or proprietary information. 1 point Students use correctly one of the following information use strategies (use of citations and references; choice of paraphrasing, summary, or quoting; using information in ways that are true to original context; distinguishing between common knowledge and ideas requiring attribution) and demonstrates a full understanding of the ethical and legal restrictions on the use of published, confidential, and/or proprietary information. Timeliness 3 points Assignment was submitted on time or delivered late with instructor’s approval. 2 points Assignment was submitted 1-2 days after module due date. 1 point Assignment was submitted 3-4 days after module due date. 0 points Assignment submitted 5 or more days late or not submitted/received. Overall Score Level 4 27 or more Level 3 24 or more Level 2 21 or more Level 1 0 or more by Julien Payne

Module 3 - SLPStrategic Planning & Strategy Formulation by Julien Payne

Module 3 Data Collection Techniques and Conceptual Framework by Julien Payne

Module 4 - Background Queuing Analysis/Logistics Challenges Virtual World by Julien Payne

Module 4 - Background Technology and Logistics/Logistics Design Alternatives by Julien Payne

Module 4 - CaseStrategy Implementation & EvaluationCase Assignment by Julien Payne

Module 4 - CaseAppreciative InquiryCase Assignment For this assignment, first carefully review the required background materials by Julien Payne

Module 5 Evaluation of Qualitative Research by Julien Payne

Module 4 - SLPAppreciative Inquiry For this assignment, think about a team you currently work with or have worked with in the past and how well this team has functioned. by Julien Payne

Outline for Completing the Marketing Plan Assignment MKT501– Strategic Marketing Use this format to plan your research and complete the SLP assignments. by Julien Payne

Part 1 Evaluating Systems There are numerous ECM solutions available. Determining which solution is the best fit for a given enterprise is crucial for addressing an organization's contract management problems. by Julien Payne

In this assignment you will be asked to consider the role of organizational leaders with respect to ensuring companies work to create an ethical workplace culture. by Julien Payne

In this case assignment consider some key strategies recently implemented by Comcast in its effort to succeed and compete in its current competitive environment. by Julien Payne

In this module, you will perform a Information Security Governance (ISG) assessment of your company answering the questions to the best of your knowledge. by Julien Payne

In this SLP assignment for Module 4 our emphasis will be on information literacy, a key learning outcome not only for our degree programs in business but for our university as a whole. by Julien Payne

Incorporation of Plummet Company Plummet Company is created with the following asset contributions. John and Jill are equal owners in this new business venture. by Julien Payne

Informed Consent & End of Life Mrs. Sparza, a 70 year old grandmother with little English skills, is scheduled for surgery of her right eye. Upon entry to the hospital by Julien Payne

LARGE GROUP INTERVENTIONS For this assignment, continue to write about the current organization you work for or one that you worked for in the past. by Julien Payne

International Journal of Sciences: Basic and Applied Research by Julien Payne

Medicare and Medicaid The overall goal of the Session Long Project is to examine health care delivery in the United States. by Julien Payne

Mod 3 Case: Normalization and SQL DDL Statements Case Assignment by Julien Payne

Describe corporate social responsibility. Describe corporate social irresponsibility. by Julien Payne

CONTROL STRUCTURES: AUDITING. How to conduct the best IT and Information Security Audits. How the Maturity Model of COBIT can help an IS Audit. I have to write a 4-5 page case study on this. by Julien Payne

Differential analysis involves knowing which costs are relevant, i.e. future costs that vary among alternatives. It is important to know what information to use and not just how to execute the analysis. by Julien Payne

Disengaged employees and counterproductive behaviors have become the norm in many organizations, and as a result, organizations are implementing more stringent policies, enforcing regular trainings, and installing cameras throughout the workforce by Julien Payne

EMPLOYEE INCENTIVES FOR HIGHER PRODUCTIVITY Step 1) Read the statement and report in full below: “The U.S. construction industry has an enormous opportunity by Julien Payne

Essay 1: Complete the Pearson interactive tutorial, “Introduction to Business Communication.” This is referenced on the Background page as Pearson 2015a. by Julien Payne

Explain how you would approach a health education program for Weight-Loss Interventions for Hispanic Populations: The Role of Culture. Journal of Obesity you have written about for your SLP by Julien Payne

Explain how you would approach a health education program for the cultural group you have written about for your SLP. Support your choices with scholarly references. by Julien Payne

Fiscal and Monetary Policy Think about how fiscal policy can affect your firm. Please address the following questions in a 3- to 4-page essay: by Julien Payne

For Cross-Cultural Health Perspectives and taking into account what you learned studying about Weight-Loss Interventions for Hispanic Populations: The Role of Culture. Prepare a Reflective Essay in which you address each of the following items: by Julien Payne

What do you believe are the most important characteristics of ethical leadership? (I plan to delete the prompts in red before I submit- it just makes it easier to make sure everything is responded to by Julien Payne

A physical examination of health care's readiness for a total quality management program: A case study by Weeks, Helms, and Ettkin. Weeks, Brenda, Helms, Marilyn M, & Ettkin, Lawrence P. (1995). by Julien Payne

A researcher studying lifespan categorizes individuals into single, married, divorced, or widowed. What type of variable measurement is this? by Julien Payne

A survey from MARC Research found that among a variety of holiday specials and shopping tactics, store coupons and free-shipping offers were the two incentives most used by shoppers during the fourth-quarter by Julien Payne

According to Garg (2007) more than three-fourths of Internet users are also mobile subscribers. This is a huge number considering that mobile technology was introduced in 1980. by Julien Payne

After viewing “An Education in Equality,” “Learning Begins at Home,” “A Military Education,” and “an Education,” write an organized and well-supported essay in which you make three observations by Julien Payne

Analysis for Towels & More Common costs refer to the cost of resources used by multiple divisions, departments, or another type of grouping. by Julien Payne

Aristotle’s Ethos, Logos, and Pathos Many centuries ago, Greek philosopher Aristotle wrote about the importance of ethos, logos, andpathos. by Julien Payne

Aristotle’s Ethos, Logos, and Pathos Many centuries ago, Greek philosopher Aristotle wrote about the importance of ethos, logos, andpathos. These broad constructs can be used when influencing followers by Julien Payne

CPMGT 310 Entire Course / PROJECT MANAGEMENT METHODOLOGIES / 2018 version / updated syllabus / University of Phoenix by Julien Payne

CIT 278 Entire Course / 2018 version / updated syllabus / INTERNET BUSINESS CONCEPTS / university of phoenix by Julien Payne

CIT 278 Assignment IT Career Options (2018 version) UoP by Julien Payne

CIT 279 Entire Course / 2018 version / updated syllabus / NETWORK TECHNOLOGY FOUNDATIONS / University of Phoenix by Julien Payne

ACC 291 Entire Course / PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING II / 2018 version / new syllabus / university of phoenix by Julien Payne

ACC 291 Week 5 Apply: Connect Assignment (2018 version) UoP by Julien Payne

Superior Hardwood Company distributes hardwood products to small furniture manufacturers. The adjusted trial balance data given below is from the firm’s worksheet for the year ended December 31, 2019 by Julien Payne

Healthy Eating Foods Company is a distributor of nutritious snack foods such as granola bars. On December 31, 2019, the firm’s general ledger contained the accounts and balances that follow by Julien Payne

The Green Thumb Gardener is a retail store that sells plants, soil, and decorative pots. On December 31, 2019, the firm’s general ledger contained the accounts and balances that appear below by Julien Payne

ACC 291 Week 4 Apply: Connect Assignment (2018 version) UoP by Julien Payne

On December 1, 2019, Jim’s Java Joint borrowed $50,000 from its bank in order to expand its operations. The firm issued a four-month, 6 percent note for $50,000 to the bank and received $49,000 in cash because the bank by Julien Payne

ACC 291 Week 4 Practice: Connect Practice Assignment (2018 version) UoP by Julien Payne

Di Stefano Office Supply Company received a bank statement showing a balance of $70,005 as of March 31, 2019. The firm’s records showed a book balance of $71,487 on March 31 by Julien Payne

Florence Company received a bank statement showing a balance of $13,550 on November 30, 2019. During the bank reconciliation process, Florence’s accountant noted the following bank errors by Julien Payne

On August 1, 2019, the accountant for Western Imports downloaded the company’s July 31, 2019, bank statement from the bank’s Website. The balance shown on the bank statement was $28,770 by Julien Payne

ACC 291 Week 3 Apply: Connect Assignment by Julien Payne

ACC 291 Week 2 Apply: Connect Assignment (2018 version) UoP by Julien Payne

Big Country Ski Shop is a retail store that sells ski equipment and clothing. Big Country Ski Shop commenced business on September 1, 2019. The firm purchases merchandise on open account by Julien Payne

The Appliance Store began operations March 1, 2019. The firm sells its merchandise for cash and on open account. Sales are subject to a 6 percent sales tax by Julien Payne

ACC 291 Week 1 Apply: Connect Assignment (2018 version) UoP by Julien Payne

Main Street Distributors, a wholesale firm, made sales using the following list prices and trade discounts. What amount should be recorded for each sale? by Julien Payne

On April 1, Moloney Meat Distributors sold merchandise on account to Fronke’s Franks for $3,500 on Invoice 1001, terms 2/10, n/30. Payment was received in full from Fronke’s Franks, less discount, on April 10 by Julien Payne

ACC 291 Week 1 Practice: Connect Practice Assignment (2018 version) UoP by Julien Payne

B7408 Module 7 Assignment 2 Organizational Development Proposal Report (Argosy) by Julien Payne

MGT 605 Week 4 Benchmark - Final Team Selection for West Coast Transit Presentation by Julien Payne

NSG 580 Week 1 Final Needs Assessment by Julien Payne

RES 845 Week 2 Module 2 Problem Set by Julien Payne

SYM 506 Week 9 Chapter 13 and 14 Practice Problems by Julien Payne

CIS 211 Week 1 Assignment Microsoft Word Exercise by Julien Payne

CMGT 555 Week 5 Assignment System Software Process and Quality Characteristics by Julien Payne

CMGT 555 Week 1 Assignment Software Application Domains (A+ Work) by Julien Payne

HLT 308V Week 3 Risk Management Program Analysis Part Two by Julien Payne

HLT 418V Week 1 Four Components of Health Care by Julien Payne

QNT 561 Final Exam (30/30 correct answers) by Julien Payne

PCN 515 Week 8 Self-Reflection by Julien Payne

Lab 3 Observations of Chemical and Physical Changes by Julien Payne

PSC 495 ENTIRE COURSE (Grand Canyon) by Julien Payne

MBA 533 Midterm Exam (Saint Leo) by Julien Payne

PSC 495 ENTIRE COURSE (Grand Canyon) by Julien Payne

HLT 307V Week 1 Understanding Scholarly Research by Julien Payne

CPMGT 311 Week 5 Final Scrum Project (2018 version) UoP by Julien Payne

CPMGT 311 Team Assignment Sprint Planning, Best Practices, and Execution Presentation by Julien Payne

CPMGT 311 Week 2 Project Plan Development Memo (2018 version) by Julien Payne

CPMGT/312 Entire Course / PROGRAM MANAGEMENT / 2018 version / new syllabus / university of phoenix by Julien Payne

NTC 362 Week 2 Assignment Expansion of the Mayberry Satellite by Julien Payne

BMGT 364 Group Project CASE STUDY, BIOTECH by Julien Payne

MAT 144 Worksheet 2 (solutions) by Julien Payne

Perform a formal Driving Forces Analysis (DFA) based on the process contained in this week’s reading. Choose an industry and clearly explain the following by Julien Payne

CM Corporation (CMC) was founded in 2011 by Eric Conner and Phil Martin. The company designs, installs, and services security systems by Julien Payne

CM Corporation (CMC) was founded in 2011 by Eric Conner and Phil Martin. The company designs, installs, and services security systems by Julien Payne

QNT 561 Final Exam /2017 version/ by Julien Payne

Select a complex continuous process from your personal life or work. The process can be the same as in Week 1 assignment by Julien Payne

Create an 8- to 12-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation that summarizes the Agile Manifesto. Present at least two points of praise (i.e. Agile principles you believe are positive/productive) by Julien Payne

HS6532 Module 5 Assignment 2 RA 2 Program Evaluation Plan (Argosy University Online) by Julien Payne

In a 500-750-word report to VSA's Human Resources department and the chief financial officer, explain your approach and the rationale for this method. by Julien Payne

CIS 207 Week 5 Individual Mobile Ordering Testing by Julien Payne

NR660 Week 3 Capstone Project Literature Review by Julien Payne

REET420 REET 420 Week 1-7 iLabs and Homework Assignments (Devry) by Julien Payne

ECO 561 Week 5 Assignment Comparative and Absolute Advantage by Julien Payne

CMGT 555 Entire Course / SYSTEMS ANALYSIS AND DEVELOPMENT / 2018 version / updated syllabus / University of Phoenix by Julien Payne

HSN 570 Week 4 Ratio and Budget Management Analysis by Julien Payne

Draw a Context Diagram and a Diagram 0 Data Flow Diagram that represents the information system at a typical library by Julien Payne