Monthly Archives: May 2020

Configuration and Release Planning

Students will continue to work with their assigned team and take the project developed for the last assignment and make it Iterative. There should have a minimum of three release configurations. The team can use any iterative methodology appropriate for the project’s Stakeholders and business conditions. (For example, Agile, Scrum, XPM or another methodology). 

The team will provide a project summary report that outlines the rationale and business justification for the order of the releases. Explain the Stakeholder’s priorities for each release. Also, outline the strategy to be used to do integration testing for each release. Update your team charter documenting each team member’s roles and include with the project summary report. 

Submit the updated team charter, project plan and the project summary for evaluation. 

Please provide examples of Predictable variability around the product line offered by McDonald’s

Managing stock to meet customer needs: A McDonald’s Restaurants case study

Introduction

McDonald’s is one of only a handful of brands that command instant recognition in virtually every country in the world. It has more than 30,000 restaurants in over 119 countries, serving around 50 million people every day. All businesses face challenges every day. One of the major challenges facing McDonald’s is managing stock. Stock management involves creating a balance between meeting customers’ needs whilst at the same time minimizing waste. Waste is reduced by:

 Accurate forecasting of demand so that products do not have to be thrown away as often.Accurate stock control of the raw materials.

Stock management involves creating a balance between meeting customers’ needs whilst at the same time minimizing waste. This is an….

What are the five basis principles of finance? Briefly explain them (no more than 250 words)

Assessment Task – Tutorial Questions 

Unit Code: HI5002 

Unit Name: Finance for Business 

Assignment: Tutorial Questions 1   Due: 11:30pm 22nd May 2020 

Weighting: 25%  

Total Assignment Marks: 50 marks 

Purpose: This assignment is designed to assess your level of knowledge of the key topics covered in this unit 

Unit Learning Outcomes Assessed: 1, 2, 3 

Description: Each week students were provided with three tutorial questions of varying degrees of difficulty.  These tutorial questions are available in the Tutorial Folder for each week on Blackboard. The Interactive Tutorials are designed to assist students with the process, skills and knowledge to answer the provided tutorial questions.  Your task is to answer a selection of tutorial questions for weeks 1 to 5 inclusive and submit these answers in a single….

Consequences of bullying victimization in childhood and adolescence: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Solve the questions below using the attached file. 12pt font size, Times new roman, 3 pages limit.

USE THE ATTACHTED ‘ARTICLE #1’ TO ANSWER THE QUESTIONS BELOW

Q1: Review the study titled “Consequences of bullying victimization in childhood and adolescence: A systematic review and meta-analysis” (Article#1 attachment), and answer the following:

A. Briefly describe of;

1. Search strategy

2. Data collection, quality assessment

3. Statistical analysis

B. Discuss the causality criteria as presented in the paper.  

USE THE ATTACHTED ‘ARTICLE #2’ TO ANSWER THE QUESTIONS BELOW

Q2: Review the study titled “Meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies evaluating the association of saturated fat with cardiovascular disease”.

A. Describe the findings of this study as presented in figure 2.

B. Describe the publication bias as presented in figure 3.

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Owen and Lisa Cordoncillo

Group 3: Writing Assignment Research Your supervisor has asked you to research the following situation concerning Owen and Lisa Cordoncillo. Owen and Lisa are brother and sister. In May 2019, Owen and Lisa exchange land they both held separately for investment. Lisa gives up a 2 acre property in Texas with an adjusted basis of $2,000 and a fair market value of $6,000. In return for this property, Lisa receives from Owen a 1 acre property in Arkansas with a fair market value of $5,500 and cash of $500. Owen’s adjusted basis in the land he exchanges is $2,500. In March 2020, Owen sells the Texas land to a third party for $5,800.Required: Go to the IRS website (www.irs.gov). Locate and review Publication 544, Chapter 1, Nontaxable Exchanges. Write….

To describe them in terms of demographics and lifestyles, and identify a useful basis (or bases) for segmenting the market

The objective of this project is to deepen students’ understanding of the utility of the consumer behavior concepts discussed in class and to sharpen your appreciation of the difficulties encountered when trying to apply those concepts in a real business context. The paper itself represents an important component of any marketing planning effort. The paper requires each student to develop a well-detailed and supported profile of consumers of some product or service to be selected by the student. This assignment accounts for 20% of the final grade. In order to understand consumers, it is necessary:

(1) To describe them in terms of demographics and lifestyles, and identify a useful basis (or bases) for segmenting the market

(2) To highlight those factors that affect consumer’s perception of the product….

Key historical events which influenced the piece: Expand on how the key historical events influenced the plot and theme.

Write a 2-page elements of fiction essay on one of the short stories, or the poem, from the assigned readings for Module 01. Explain the following in your paper:

Key historical events which influenced the piece: Expand on how the key historical events influenced the plot and theme.Setting: Why is the setting important to the story? (The setting is where the story takes place).Theme: What is the major theme or idea of the story? Here are some examples of themes you might find in literature: loss of innocence, love, loss, grief, man vs. nature, man vs. technology, death, old-age, coming of age, alienation, overcoming the odds, a hero’s quest, etc.Note: The theme of a work of fiction is different from the plot—the plot tells you the sequence of events….

Connected Health And The Digital Age Of Medicine

Explore the technology systems offered by Nanthealth, a provider of “telehealth” and health management services via the following link:

Home

Prepare a brief (8-10 slides) PowerPoint presentation in which you do the following:

Identify at least two technology innovations to connect patients, providers, and insurers across the care continuum.Describe how the technologies work to provide patients and providers with data necessary for health care decision making.Discuss how the real-time data encourages outcome-focused planning.Predict what impact the technology will have on future health care delivery. Provide rationale and examples.

Presentations must include speakers’ notes on each slide, as well as references for the presentation. A minimum of three academic references from credible sources are required for this assignment. The slide count (8-10 slides) does not include the introduction and….

Stewardship of Resources

Each thread must be at least 250 words, demonstrate course-related knowledge, and be supported with at least 2 citations in current APA format. Acceptable sources include the course textbook, scholarly journal articles, and the Bible.  

 Topic: Stewardship of Resources

Thread: Owners, managers, and employees all are accountable to some extent for their use of resources owned by others. In light of what you have learned so far in this course and in your other business courses, how can you apply the concepts of biblical stewardship in your life and business? Read this excerpt from an article  by R. C. Sproul, then submit a response explaining your agreements, disagreements, and/or questions regarding the idea as well as any implications it may have in your life and business. You must post 1 thread….

Describe the work of the Robert Wood Foundation Committee Initiative that led to the IOM report, “Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health.”

Review the IOM report, “The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health,” and explore the “Campaign for Action: State Action Coalition” website. In a 1,000-1,250 word paper, discuss the influence the IOM report and state-based action coalitions have had on nursing practice, nursing education, and nursing workforce development, and how they continue to advance the goals for the nursing profession.

Include the following:

Describe the work of the Robert Wood Foundation Committee Initiative that led to the IOM report, “Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health.”Outline the four “Key Messages” that structure the IOM Report recommendations. Explain how these have transformed or influenced nursing practice, nursing education and training, nursing leadership, and nursing workforce development. Provide examples.Discuss the role of state-based action coalitions. Explain how these coalitions help….