1. Assume the role of Tom, what would you tell Sandra and what would you tell your boss?
To Sandra, I would sure apologize. Because of lack of consideration, the contract between NASA
and ATK didnt exist in the first place. But it was my fault to make tha
1) What are the two types of variation? How can you describe each type?
One type is common cause/natural variation, which means the normal fluctuation in any process
that we cannot attach any specific cause to it.
Another type is special cause/assignable
What is the root cause problem between Freqon and NorduAlu? Please be specific and thoughtful.
I think the root cause problem between Freqon and NorduAlu was miscommunication. It is indicated in the
case that since Freqon and NorduAlu started business
1. After reading the case do you feel that Wal-Marts efforts to become more sustainable are just
cosmetic? Why or why not?
I think Wal-Marts efforts are cosmetic in China. Wal-Mart translated its 14 SVNs into 5 SVNs in
order to fit in Chinese market and c
What would you do if you were in Jonathan Stein's shoes and why?
I would renew the contract unless they stop hiring child labors under age 14. Timothy & Thomas is a
famous brand that I have to protect our reputation from potential political and social dam