After reading chapter’s 2 and 3 of Brewer and Westerman (2018), watch the TedTalk, Lead like the Great Conductors, by Itay Talgam (link below). Based on your understanding of classical and humanistic approaches to organizational communication, choose one conductor reviewed in Talgam’s talk and critically analyze their approach to conducting an orchestra. Relate your analysis to one theory/approach discussed in the chapters in order to demonstrate your understanding of the content and your ability to apply it to practical situations.
As you watch the TedTalk, keep the following question in mind: How does a conductor and orchestra correlate to an organization? By doing so, you will be able to identify specific approaches and theory to organizational communication.
Describe the use of analysis of variance (ANOVA) in analyzing experimental results. Further, describe the use of a null hypothesis and why we use this concept to validate experiments.
Your sources must be academic sources. Academic sources, also called scholarly sources, are sources that can include books, academic journal articles, and published expert reports. The content in academic sources has usually been peer-reviewed, which means that it’s been reviewed by experts on its topic for accuracy and quality before being published.
1. Define the term system.
2. What are the main differences between ISO 9000 and the MBNQA?
3. What are the key components of Six Sigma?
4. Discuss the differences between a first-party, second-party, and third-party audit.
5. Discuss the importance of data accuracy and integrity in a quality information system.
6. What are the purposes of quality documentation systems?
7. What would be the foremost characteristics of an acceptable sampling plan for critical defects?
8. A manufacturer approaches a customer and asks which of the 237 dimensions on the blueprint are critical. The customer replies that they expect the product to be in conformance to all of the dimensional specifications–therefore they are all critical. Is there a better approach the manufacturer could have taken with the customer? Discuss.
9. What are some of the categories of information which might be important to include on product packaging? When would it be appropriate and desirable to include this information on the product itself?
10. Why might lot traceability be more important in pharmaceutical manufacturing than in writing instrument manufacturing?
Explain how a Coca-Cola utilizes the supply chain or logistics management systems to get its products to markets.
Describe how the supply chain function has improved over time for the organization.
Analyze the current technology used and the impact of this technology on supply chain capability.
Discuss specific ways outsourcing impacts an organization’s supply chain strategy.
Explains specific applicable rules and regulations related to the supply chain of the company (i.e. laws and/or policies).
Provide a recommendation and plan that you believe would be the best supply chain strategy for this organization.
Evaluate the expected benefits of your new strategy on the efficiency and effectiveness of the organization’s supply chain
After reading chapter 8
art A: Identify the supply chain management, customer relationship management, or e-procurement services that are used by PricewaterhouseCoopers or Federal Express.
Under what circumstances might a company want to use these services?
Write a two- to the three-page paper explaining the circumstances.
Part B: If you were implementing an ERP system, in which cases would you be more inclined to modify the ERP to match your business processes?
What are the drawbacks of doing this? Which ERP is the best?
Perform some original research and compare three leading ERP systems to each other.
Write a two to a three-page article comparing your characteristics.
Dr. Smith has a full morning of minor office surgeries scheduled for today. Sarah, his nurse, has set up the room and prepared the patient. Prior to starting, Dr. Smith requests anesthetic without epinephrine due to the location of the surgical site. Searching the drawers and supply closet, Sarah reports, “We don’t have any.”
Fortunately, Sarah was able to borrow a vial from the physician in an adjacent office suite. Investigation by the office manager reveals that the supply was not reordered when the previous stock was disposed of due to its expiration date. This disruption in supply chain management resulted in an inefficient use of physician time and an uncomfortable situation in the presence of a patient.
Create a 2-page EXECUTIVE SUMMARY by explaining to your staff the significant of stocking, placing timely orders, and provide a step by step method on what to do in order to avoid this type of situation in Dr. Smith’s office.
Gather your research from at least 2 sources other than your textbook. Cite your sources using APA guidelines. All submitted work should be free of grammatical errors.
As the team lead for your healthcare department, you have been asked to create a policy outline that details how pay for performance bonuses will be paid. Include in your policy the following information:
Title of the organization (use a company of your choice healthcare)
Next review date
Name of the policy
List the department, product and function
Summary of the policy structure
Gather your research from at least 2 sources, other than your textbook. Cite your sources using APA guidelines. All submitted work should be free of grammatical errors.
Post a polished and synthesized entry into the discussion area, which will also be the basis for an entry into the final draft of your Strategy Playbook for Extraordinary Results. At minimum you should add the following to your discussion post and Strategy Playbook:
An evidence-based and cohesive set of specific and actionable recommendations for actions (based on application of this week’s strategy concepts), that your selected organization can take that will clearly enable your organization to achieve its strategic goals, sustain and grow its business, and remain viable and healthy.
HINT: You should provide a preliminary argument that defends your recommendations. Consider why your recommendations are SMART– specific, measurable, achievable (that is realistic and feasible, and timely (relevant and important).
A related set of metrics that will enable your selected organization to measure the effectiveness of your recommended actions.
HINT: These metrics could then be used in the comprehensive final draft of your strategy playbook diagram, which is part of your final Strategy Playbook.
Your original discussion post for the Capstone Forum will typically be 1 to 1 ½ single-spaced pages, excluding references
ubmit your answers as a single Word document to the Dropbox. Use the Leadership Matrix provided in the Content area of the course to complete the following: Attached
Identify effective leadership traits. Search for 10 business leaders who exemplify the selected leadership traits. Identify the company and job title for each business leader. Include a description of how the leader exemplifies the leadership trait. Describe if the leadership trait inspires followership and why.
This assignment seeks to expose you to leaders who exemplify leadership qualities. This provides an opportunity to consider (if you have not already) the qualities of leadership with which you most identify.
Provide a 500 word summary that further explains your leadership philosophy based on leadership models and theories of your choosing. What will be your leadership style? Which traits do you believe will inspire others? What qualities do you believe will foster effective leadership? Provide a minimum of three references, which may include the textbook.
APA format is required. Solid academic writing is always expected. For all assignment delivery options, documentation of sources should be presented using APA formatting guidelines, which can be found in the APA resources in the Library in the “Citing Sources” area on the Library home page
In your next step, you will give a presentation answering: What makes Project Management a profession?
Project Managers MUST be exceptional oral communicators. To that end, each week you’ll be asked to present your findings to continue to hone your communication skills. To prepare you for the presentation, you and your team collaborated to create your consensus answer.
Now you will synthesize your learning in a 2 – 4 minute narrated presentation, using 3 – 4 slides
I can narrate, just need help putting together a slide show with all the information that I can speak to