Daily Archives: April 7, 2021

Amtrak Train Derailment

Who are the stakeholders in this case? The stakeholders in this case are the passengers, crew and their families, aboard the Amtrak train that derailed. They are also the corporate investors who hold stock in Amtrak and all Amtrak employees who have invested their time in employment with the organization. They could easily lose their jobs if a major layoff occurred or the organization filed for bankruptcy due to the millions they would be required to pay in damages. Stakeholders are the members of the Mobile, Alabama community who either witnessed or heard about the disaster and who may have lost trust in this railway system. The crew and captain of the tug boat which ran its barges into the framework of the bridge are also stakeholders, along….

Impulse buying behavior

Impulse purchase is characterized by spontaneity, which means that people are compelled into buying products they did not originally plan or intend to buy (“What Causes Customers to Buy on Impulse? ”). The common theory with respect to the cause of this observed phenomenon points to price as the motivating factor (“What Causes Customers to Buy on Impulse? ”). Thus, it is widely believed that low prices, such as in promotional sales, drive people into purchasing spontaneously (“What Causes Customers to Buy on Impulse?”). However, it is observed that most shoppers are lured by other factors, such as site design, into impulse buying (“What Causes Customers to Buy on Impulse? ”). Thus, it is observed that a website that organizes its products by category and not through a….

week one psy640

Ethical and Professional Issues in Psychology Testing Prior to beginning work on this assignment, please read the required textbook chapters and articles for this week. Create a PowerPoint presentation with 16 to 20 slides (not including the title and reference slides) entitled Ethical and Professional Issues in Psychological Testing.  Your presentation must provide 2 to 3 slides for each of the required  topics and include appropriate citations of your referenced sources.  Separate reference slides, which follow APA formatting guidelines for a  References page, must be included at the end of the presentation. You  must create your own template and organize your presentation in the  sequence provided. Do not use a font smaller than 20 pt. You are  encouraged to insert relevant figures and graphics. Make sure to  appropriately….

powerpoint

  Week 8: Assignment #4: Final Project DUE: Nov 25, 2018 11:55 PM Grade Details GradeN/A Gradebook CommentsNone Assignment Details Open DateOct 1, 2018 12:05 AMGraded?YesPoints Possible100.0Resubmissions Allowed?NoAttachments checked for originality?Yes Assignment Instructions Topic: Resolving conflict and dealing with difficult people in the workplace Research Paper Instructions: IMPORTANT!! Read all information provided in this section before beginning your final project. Your final project accounts for 25% of your grade. As such, this project is critical to your final grade! Submit your work as an MS PowerPoint ATTACHMENT. No other file format can be accepted (i.e., no .pdf, read-only formats, etc.). The  final project requires you to develop a PowerPoint slide presentation  for use as a training tool with line managers and supervisors on how to  resolve conflict, as well as deal with….

How To Lose Weight

At its most basic, losing weight is about burning more calories than what you eat. That seems simple enough, but if it were really that simple, none of us would have a weight problem. Too often we take drastic measures to see results, such as diets, pills or those weird fitness gadgets on infomercials that promise us instant success. Maybe you lose weight but what happens when you go off that diet or stop that crazy workout program? You gain it all back and more. The real secret to weight loss is to make small, lasting changes. The key is to forget about instant results and settle in for the long run. According to studies, to lose one pound of fat, you must burn approximately 3500 calories over….

CRIMINAL JUSTICE

  Imagine this scenario: It’s the 2nd week of the summer criminal justice internship program, and you will be researching data related to the racial and ethnic background of criminal offenders and victims to share with the interns. Understanding the racial and ethnic demographics within your own community will help the interns gain a better understand of diversity in criminal justice. Use the “Explore data by location and data set” section of the Improving access to crime data page on the FBI’s Crime Data Explorer website, and research crime, victim, and arrest data by race in your home state. Use the following instructions to navigate to the information on that page:

On the “Explore by location and data set” area of the page, you will see the “Data….

WRITE A REFLECTION PAPER

Topic:(read book book name is between the world and me)  times new rome 12    2 pages double space One margin follow the instructions below 4. WRITE A REFLECTION PAPER • At least two typed pages, double spaced, one-inch margins • You MUST include the following: o Why did you choose this book? Include the Title and Author and give at least two reasons you chose it o Provide an overview of the story’s content, which includes the main characters, the main conflict, and the resolution to the problem. (Or for non-fiction, a summary of main points and examples) o Explain how the book illustrates the theme you identified. Please use at least 4 direct quotes with the page numbers from the text to support your response. o….

Answer the Scenario

Write in-depth, comprehensive responses that promote further discussion beyond merely agreeing/disagreeing.

Scenario:   At the latest Lunch and Learn seminar for TLG consultants, Winnie begins the seminar with a discussion of the case of a new client, Johnson, owner of Tip Top Cleaning.    Facts:  Johnson contracted to purchase 5 cases of Window Sheen cleaner from GC at a price of $75.00 per case.  The written sales agreement was signed by GC and Johnson and included all necessary terms for a valid and enforceable contract. GC timely delivered to Johnson’s place of business.  Johnson accepted delivery and stored the goods in a garage storage facility at the business facility, without inspection.  Three weeks later, Johnson opened the cases and discovered the liquid cleaners were frozen.  Johnson wants GC to….

Relationship of Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Creativity

With the rapid development of dynamic global economy, increasingly countries are seeking breakthroughs of their economy development. Stimulated by these ever-increasing competition pressures, exploitation of new ideas and businesses which are of great potential to thrive economies, accordingly, is gainning widespread attention (Mansfield, 1972; Wong et al. , 2005). In consequence, on a global scale, not only some developed countries with strong capability to absorb and implement new ideas, but also some emerging developing countries, are taking measures to inspire entrepreneurship and innovation with purposes of benefiting economic development from these competitive advantages (Stoneman, 1995; Zhao, 2001). It is universally held that entrepreneurship and innovation are complementary and their combination can efficiently contribute to economy performance (Grupp, 2001; Stoneman, 1995). During the transfer from idea creation to eventually….

PCN-545

   1. Is it necessary for counselors who work with families to assess each and every family for domestic violence? Why or why not? 2. What information should be included in a safety plan for dealing with intimate partner violence? 3. What challenges do counselors face when assessing for spousal or domestic partner abuse? What are some strategies for overcoming these challenges? 4. How can knowledge of the abuse cycle assist you as a counselor to detect possible spousal abuse when providing couples counseling? 5. What efficacy issues should counselors analyze when identifying possible community resources for the prevention of interpersonal violence? 6. What information should be included in an intimate partner violence prevention plan? 7. Explain the importance of completing a child abuse assessment at the onset….