Week 3 Readings and Assignments
Chapters 7 and 8.
Case Study 1
The case study (Coleen Colombo and Colleagues Resist Mortgage Fraud, page 250) will include a
Synopsis and three Findings of Fact. Each Finding of Fact will require a justified recomm
Week 1 Assignment
Part 1: Explain the theme of the book (summary/overview) in your own words, and why this is
important to our understanding of the information technology. You will need to do a high-level
survey of the book to complete
Week 5 Assignment
Should new systems be in-sourced (developed in house) or out-sourced (developed by 3rd
party). What are the various types of outsourcing? What are the advantages and
disadvantages of both options? Fully cover the opti
Week 2 Assignment
Pay particular attention to the portion of the text on expert systems. Could this tool be
applied to the job that you do?
Expert systems are software programs that store knowledge gathered from human experts.
Week 4 Assignment
10. How can a company participating in ebusiness keep its information secure?
Companies like Amazon, eBay, and FlipKart, participating in eBusiness can maintain its
information security policy by adhering to (but not l
Week 3 Assignment
Opening Case Questions
1. Do you consider Bitcoin form of disruptive or sustaining technology?
Bitcoin is a protocol for exchanging value over the Internet without an intermediary. Bitcoin
is a new currency that was c
Midterm: Organizational Behavior Early Spring 2017 Columbia College
This test will consist of 20 multiple choice questions worth 5 points each and 2 short answer
questions worth 25 points each.
1. The framework for learning about organizationa
List the company profiles that you reviewed.
Google, Navy Federal Credit Union, Hilton Worldwide, Nordstrom, and Cheesecake
2. What factors do you think contributed to the firm receiving the top honors in the
LEGAL/ETHICAL CHALLENGE: What is public and what is personal?
Assume you're most desirable employer or school uses any and all information they can found on the
web in making their decisions. What would you do?
I feel most employers want to know
Scholastic Bowl 2:
What determines the value of a currency on a daily basis?
What determines the value of a currency in the futures market?
What are the 3 primary methods for entering a foreign market?
For method ( ) of entering
I believe that Turkey would be an excellent location to expand our business to. It is an emerging
market, excellent population demographics with around half of the population being under the
age of 30, and their availability of t
Management information systems- deals with the planning for, development,
management, and use of information technology tools to help people perform all tasks
related to information processing and management.
Data- raw facts that describe a part
1. What are ethics, and how do ethics apply to business?
Ethics are the principles and standards that guide our behavior toward other people. Ethics
matter to businesses because as a business owner you are expected to take into account the
Question 1: Do you consider Bitcoin a form of disruptive or sustaining technology?
A disruptive technology is one thats simpler and cheaper than whats already on the
market. This was a quote from a writer names Clay Chri
November 26, 2016
Groupon, Inc: Daily Deal or Lasting Success
Groupon was founded in 2006 by Andrew Mason, and is headquartered in the city of
Chicago, IL. The name Groupon comes from the combination of the words
MGMT 341-Intro to Entrepreneurship
18 November 2016
Calculated Start-up Costs
Real Estate Franchise of Specialty Brokerages. This Franchise umbrella would only have specialty
Real Estate Brokerage firms.
Calculated Costs: (One-time
MGMT 338-International Business
10 December 2016
Article Summary: Will Facebook Ever Break into China?
This article describes the difficulty for American based social media companies to
expand into China. The Chinese government has, thus fa
Professor Gary Hall
MGMT 338 International Business
29 October 2016
Week 1 Article Review: Replacement Samsung Note 7 Phone Emits Smoke on U.S.
The world's largest smartphone maker, Samsung, announced a worldwide recall
Case Study #1
MGMT 479: Strategic Management
A Master Baker by the name of Ronald Shaich created what is known today as the
Panera Bread Company. Although it goes by many other names across America (Saint Louis
Bread Co., Panera, Panera Br
Case Study #2
Andrew Mason began to utilize the fact that collective masses of consumers could make
use of their purchasing power by banding together. In 2006, Mason began a business called
ThePoint which was a web
MGMT 338: International Business
9 November 2016
Week 2: Minicase Page 59
Question 1: Use the theories of international trade and investment that have been presented
in this chapter to help explain Brazils intentions and actions
MGMT 338: International Business
10 November 2016
The Minicase Paper 2: Page 177-178
Question 1: Should labor practices in another country be a relevant consideration in
international trade? Why or Why not?
Yes, in my opinion, I believe tha
Q. Stoneware Pottery Company wants to determine how many bowls and mugs should be
produced per day to maximize profit given the labor and material constraints. The unit profit
value for Bowls is $40 per unit, for m
On the tab labeled "Original Problem", I have provided the modeling of Problem #17 in Chapt
in the textbook and then review the model to familiarize yourself with the integration of the LP
First requirement is to fill in the formulas in the GREE
What are your VALS types 1st and 2nd?
Do you think your VALS profiles accurately identify factors that motivate your buying behavior? What
characteristics do you have that are similar? Are there areas where the profile
Week 5 Drop Box Assignment
Essay Question 4
The landlord leased his or her property to lessees and may have imagined that the written lease
covered all of the necessary bases. The lease that all parties signed described the exact prem
Business Law Discussion Week 7
Discussion 1- Piercing the Corporate Veil
Question 2 p.837
In the case of John and Thelma v Erin Homes, the court would definitely PIERCE THE CORPORATE VEIL
and hold Michael and his wife personally liable for the debts of th
MGMT 368 H
Paper of Choice
08 May 2016
Gender Discrimination and Pay Inequity
Jury Awards Woman More than $13 Million in a Work Discrimination Case. Microsoft
Hit with Gender Discrimination. The Impact and Echoes of the Wal-Mart Discriminati
Dropbox Assignment 2
17 April 2016
Direct to Consumer Pharmaceutical Marketing
Annoying, objectionable- direct-to-consumer drug advertising strikes again! These are
just the minimal opinions heard when approaching a pharmacy advertisement. The e