PERT, CPM and GANTT
November 20, 1997
Taken from "A Professional's Guide to Systems Analysis", Martin E. Modell, 2nd. Ed.
McGraw Hill, 1996.
I. PREVIOUS STEPS
The project planning process consists of the following:
1. Setting the project start date
The reasons behind the accelerating pace of globalization include
A. countries with previously planned economies are embracing market or mixed economies.
B. information technology shrinks the importance of geographic distances.
The task of crafting corporate strategy for a diversified company encompasses
A. picking the new industries to enter and deciding on the means of entry.
B. initiating actions to boost the combined performance of the businesses the firm has
Once company managers have decided on a strategy, the emphasis turns to
A. converting the strategy into actions and good results.
B. empowering employees to revise and reorganize value chain activities to match the strategy.
The objective of competitive strategy is to
A. provide detail to the company's business model.
B. build competitive advantage in the marketplace by giving buyers superior value relative to the
offerings of rival sellers.
C. get the company
Which of the following is not one of the five questions that comprise the task of evaluating a company's
competitive strength and cost structure?
A. What are the company's most profitable geographic market segments?
B. How well is the comp
A company's broad "macro-environment" refers to
A. the industry and competitive arena in which the company operates.
B. general economic conditions plus the factors driving change in the markets being served.
Call the strategically signifi
Once a company has decided to employ one of the five basic competitive strategies, then it must also
consider such additional strategic choices as
A. whether and when to go on the offensive and initiate aggressive strategic moves to improv
Which one of the following is not one of the five stages of an ongoing, continuous strategic management
A. Forming a strategic vision of the company's future direction and focus
B. Setting objectives to measure progress toward ach
Business ethics concerns
Adeveloping a consensus among companies worldwide as to what ethical principles that businesses
. should be expected to observe in the course of conducting their operations.
B. what ethical behaviors should be expe
Managers in all types of businesses must address the central strategic question:
A. Where are we now?
B. Where do we want to go from here?
C. How are we going to get there?
D. When will we know we are there?
E. All of these
The Aggregate Production Planning Assignment (Spring 2017)
MGMT 330: Production and Operations Management
Production quantities and workforce levels need to be determined for the production of two product families. The demands
for each of the product fami
September 12, 2016
Case Application 2
Q: 3-21. Using Exhibit 3-2, what external components might be the most important for managers
in movie theater chains to know about? Why?
A: Movies theaters have been around for close t
October 14, 2016
Case Assignment 2
Q: What do you think of UAs approach to innovation? Would you expect to see this type of
innovation in an athletic wear company? Explain.
A: I think Under Armours approach to
October 21, 2016
Case Assignment 3
Q: Describe and evaluate what Pfizer is doing with its Pfizer Works.
A: Pfizer has introduced a revolutionary way to work at the work place. They have made an
entirely different department
#153 Global 500, www.unilever.com
Willem Momma, Ryan Walker, Will Fisher, and Dante Mahlmeister
Management 105, Professor: Dr. Joseph Rosendale
Table of Contents
History of Unilever:.3
Weekly Quiz # 3 (Ch6 &7)
Please follow the format Weeklyquiz#1_MGMT310_section#_Firstname_Lastname
1) Social obligation is the obligation of a business to meet its _.
A) social and legal responsibilities
B) economic and social responsibilities
C) social a
Antitrust laws: Reduce monopoly 1 company, rises prices, regions are determined
Preserve property rights (taxation,
Preserve political stability
Legal system: Us TAKEN FOR GRANTED BECAUSE IN WRITTEN IN THE CONSTITUTION
Standards Battles and Design Dominance
True / False Questions (Correct answers are highlighted)
1. Increasing returns to adoption means that the more a technology is adopted, the more
valuable it becomes.
February 17, 2017
Chapter 4 Emotional Intelligence, Attitudes, and Happiness
The Role of Money in Achieving Happiness
People often say that money cant buy happiness, but in many cases, it has shown that
money can at least act as a means of leading oneself
Chapter 12 Terms
bilateral contract - A contract entered into by way of exchange of promises
of the parties: a "promise for a promise."
common law of contracts - Contract law developed primarily by state
equity - A doctrine that permits judges to
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With the recent passing of the Guy Fawkes Day, an annual commemoration
observed on November 5th, I feel it is appropriate to review the 2006 film, V for
Vendetta. The movie takes place in London in the near future, and it has an
The central theme of our readings these past few weeks has been based around
themes and ideas in feminism. We have discussed the roles men and women have played
throughout history and what was generally expect
What Poetry Means to Me
Poetry to me could cover nearly every form of written or spoken language. It was
created at the same time people began speaking and sharing their feelings. Poetry is
meant to influence people into thinking a certain
MLSC 102: 008
24 April 2016
Army Writing Style Project
The Leader I have chosen for my Army writing style project is, recently
retired, NBA starKobe Bryant. Playing for the Los Angeles Lakers throughout his
entire career, Kob
By Erika Garcia
Heres Why India Is About to
Become the Worlds Most Important
Chinese vs. Indian workforce
One-child policy in China
Indian workforce: 900 million strong
US workforce: 160 million people
5. Gilron Holidays runs a premium membership club that caters to customers whose annual
salary exceeds $100,000. Members of this club are offered seasonal discounts on select
luxury hotels in select cities worldwide. Gilron Holidays most likely
Chapter: International Trade
International Business 350
International Trade: Imports and Exports
More choices of goods and services
Welfare of customers will be better
Germany: Investment. Similar to
The advantages of goals are one of the most important factors contributing to self-motivation.
Setting specific, reasonably difficult goals improves performance, especially for a real estate agent. A real