What is it like to be a business professional working in the international business arena? Your assignment is to interview an individual whose occupation involves significant exposure to international business dealings (sales, purchasing, legal contracts, logistics, marketing, etc.). Get to know what their reality is in adjusting to the challenges created by international implications.
The interview with your subject should last at least 20minutes in length with the preferred format being in-person, via telephone is acceptable, and electronic interviews are the last resort. Review the following questions: Continue reading
An organization has been identified in which your initiative will be situated. Develop a sense of the organization and its current practices for strategizing, including the players and processes. Begin browsing scholarly literature which may assist in designing an intervention to improve creativity, learning, and/or innovation for that organization.The organization is Womack Army Medical Center, named after Koren War MoH recipient Bryant H Womak, U. S. Army PFC Medic. You should devote a slide and a paragraph towards a brief history of the place and who it primarily serves. Its current practices for strategizing will be more procedural due to the Army chain of command, but you can shed light on the interactive strategy going on in the nurse’s department to influence higher management. Continue reading
Using materials from magazines such as Forbes, Fortune, Working Women, and BusinessWeek, research the best companies to work for in America and the cultures of those organizations. Out of all the companies identified in Step 1, choose two companies where you would most like to work. Write a report on the two companies you have selected. Include what you discovered about the cultures of these two organizations and why you would like to work there. Examine the impact that you think the management has on the organization’s culture. Continue reading
Do you agree with the Supreme Court’s position that corporal punishment is permissible as a school discipline technique? If you became a teacher or principle, would you use corporal punishment? If so, when and under what circumstances? If you had children, how would you feel about your children being subjected to corporal punishment? Continue reading