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Unformatted text preview: Proposals Proposals Lambdin, Sapa How It Is? ! Are Carnivores Truly Such? Are Yum! Yum! Beef, water, isolated oat product, salt, chili Beef, pepper, onion powder, tomato powder, oats (wheat), soy lecithin, sugar, spices, maltodextrin (a polysaccharide that is absorbed as glucose), soybean oil (anti-dusting agent), garlic powder, autolyzed yeast extract, citric acid, caramel color, cocoa powder, silicon dioxide (anti-caking agent), natural flavors, yeast, modified corn starch, natural smoke flavor, salt, sodium phosphate, less than 2% of beef broth, potassium phosphate, and potassium lactate. potassium Why I Don’t Eat Meat! Why 36% of that is beef The other 64% is mostly tasteless fibers, The various industrial additives and some flavoring and coloring. Thanks Fox News! I could almost eat a taco @ Taco Bell! Primary Goal Primary Get it approved! Show you can do it well! Bring home cash Dinero Moolah Yuan Won Ruble And give some To me! Show, Don’t Tell Show, Be specific! Do the research Be convincing! You’re a Professional You’re Dammit! Act like it! Cover all bases Proof Edit No mistakes! 1 Typo/Spacing error= No Good! Components Components Introduction Background on the problem, opportunity, Background or situation Benefits and feasibility of the proposed Benefits project Description of the proposed work (results Description of the project). Schedule Schedule Conclusions Conclusions More Details More 1. 2. 2. 3. 3. You introduce the proposal, telling the readers You its purpose and contents. You present the background—the problem, You opportunity, or situation that brings about the proposed project. Get the reader concerned about the problem, excited about the opportunity, or interested in the situation in some way. State what you propose to do about the State problem, how you plan to help the readers take advantage of the opportunity, how you intend to help them with the situation. Eeyore Eeyore 1. 2. 2. 3. 3. 4. 4. Discuss the benefits of doing the proposed Discuss project, the advantages that come from approving it. Describe exactly what the completed project Describe would consist of, what it would look like, how it would work—describe the results of the project. Discuss the method and theory or approach Discuss behind that method—enable readers to understand how you'll go about the proposed work. Provide a schedule, including major milestones Provide or checkpoints in the project. And! And! 1. 2. 2. 3. Briefly list your qualifications for the project; Briefly provide a mini-resume of the background you have that makes you right for the project. Now (and only now), list the costs of the Now project, the resources you'll need to do the project. (This is hypothetical.) project. Conclude with a review of the benefits of doing Conclude the project (in case the shock from the costs section was too much), and urge the audience to get in touch or to accept the proposal. Basically Basically What’s the plan? How/Who will do what? Right? That was horrible! Why is it needed? Also Consider Also Problem/background Feasibility Methods Facilities Resources Topics for further investigation Profits A Recommendation Recommendation Why should I let you do this? Demos Psychos What to do Why Yes! Further Technique Further Split the rest by OBVIOUS divisions Split divisions Example: Students’ Always Have Hope - Think with heart, not head Don’t see much of game Too many don’t know they were there (Unfortunate) (Unfortunate) Pages 2 and On! Pages Title Date Page # Top right justified Unless received under the Freedom of Unless Information Act Information Bad Example Bad Date: To: From: 01.28.2005 Dr. R. Lambdin, Sapa, Par Excellance Keri Richardson, KR Beomsang Kim (David), BK Keri KR Beomsang BK Josh Goodman, JG Darwin Wright, DW Darwin DW Josh Hardwick, JH Jessica Chow JC Josh JH Jessica JC Team Proposal Subject: Our research has shown that there is a need for tourist Our transportation in Spain. This is collaboration between major tourist destinations and hotels to create an efficient and time-saving way to enjoy the various sights in the region, through the Maglev (Magnetic Levitation) Train System. Levitation) Yikes! Yikes! Schedule and Methodology Team outside meetings are every Friday at 2:15pm at the BA computer lab Darwin is responsible for the logo and the advertising David is responsible for market analysis Jessica is responsible for research on Spain Josh G. is responsible for technology research Josh H. is responsible for cost of materials analysis Keri is responsible for cost structure and compensation system All research to be done by February 10th, 2005 Logo is to be designed by February 1st, 2005 Website is to be completed by March 1st, 2005 Advertisements are to be completed by March 12th, 2005 Presentations to be done by April 10th, 2005 As the leader, Jessica will ensure that deadlines are met and there is no As miscommunication between members. miscommunication Oops! Oops! Market Analysis The MagLev train has met with much success in other developed The countries in Asia and would greatly benefit tourists in Spain. countries With 78.9 million tourists traveling to Spain in 2002, earning 32.9 With billion USD, this service would be greatly appreciated by foreign visitors as it estimates to save travel time by seventy-five percent. visitors Spain is the second largest tourist destination in the world. The train system installation will be supervised by engineers from The Japan. Japan. . And So And Materials Josh G. has volunteered to cover all expenses for the team. The technology will be imported from Japan. Steel will come from AGOZAL, situated in Neuweid, Germany The company will be headquartered in Madrid, with offices in The various parts of Spain. various The product will require Maglev trains magnetic rails, train tracks, The stations, electronic passes and various service amenities. stations, Cost Structure and Compensation Systems The cost structure has not been decided upon yet In One Week In Each team will present their proposal PowerPoint Presentation Name of Team Members/Titles Product: Discuss Intricacies Product: Site of Research Submit to me in memo form That’s it? A!!!!! Again, Again, F!!!!!!! The Interview The This exercise is serious and meaningful, yet fun. This Interview someone (a stranger) who has the job you want and Interview write a summary in proper memo form of around 2 pages (Intro, Q & A, Conclusion). Remember, be extra friendly and professional; you are not Remember, only representing the Moore School of Business, you are also beginning or strengthening your career network. Sometimes these assignments lead to internships or jobs Sometimes later. Questions are posted. Don’t have a disaster. The Team: Today The Decide upon a topic: Preliminary—3 or 4 Decide best best Remember your ads will be in one of the Remember country’s native languages country’s Gear up for proposal Due one week from Monday. Enjoy! And So And Was it all worth it? By whom? Of course, Of Queen! Q C S? ...
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