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  • Problem Solution: Intersect Investments

    Problem Solution: Intersect Investments

    Problem Solution: Intersect Investments People are resistant to change and Intersect Investment needs change in order to survive. This is the dilemma that is tasked to the senior management team. They need to find a way to bring the company on board with a new vision which is a stark contrast to the way things used to run at the company. Although, it will not be easy, success will guarantee a future for the

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    Essay Length: 3,148 Words / 13 Pages
    Submitted: December 28, 2009 By: Jon
  • Problem Solution: Intersect Investments

    Problem Solution: Intersect Investments

    Running head: PROBLEM SOLUTION: INTERSECT INVESTMENTS University of Phoenix MBA520: Transformational Leadership Patricia Neu June 4, 2007 Problem Solution: Intersect Investments Since September 11, 2001, Intersect Investment has struggled as many other financial firms have in a climate that has been chaotic and inconsistent. Many investment firms are combating this challenge by changing the services offered or expanding them to attract more customers. Intersect’s chief executive officer Frank Jeffers recognized that his company would have

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    Essay Length: 1,051 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: December 30, 2009 By: Kevin
  • Problem Solution: Intersect Investments

    Problem Solution: Intersect Investments

    Running head: PROBLEM SOLUTION: Intersect Investment Services Problem Solution: Intersect Investment Services University of Phoenix Problem Solution: Intersect Investment Services. Intersect Investment Services is a financial firm that has been under a tremendous amount of economic pressure for the last four years. After the September 11, 2001 World Trade disaster, customers have become weary in relation to the financial services industry. Intersect’s leadership team is in the need of rebuilding their customers relations in order

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    Essay Length: 483 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 7, 2010 By: Tasha
  • Problem Solution: Intersect Investments

    Problem Solution: Intersect Investments

    Problem Solution: Intersect Investments Jennifer Walters University of Phoenix, Houston MBA/520 Transformational Leadership WS06V2010S Ross A. Wirth, Ph.D. January 3, 2007 Word count = 4008 Abstract Intersect Investments is a company trying to survive in an uncertain industry after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Janet Angelo has come to Intersect Investments with a twelve-month time limit to transition Intersect Investments to embrace a model of customer intimacy. Intersect is struggling with the

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    Essay Length: 4,293 Words / 18 Pages
    Submitted: March 26, 2010 By: Fonta
  • Problem Solution: Intersect Investments

    Problem Solution: Intersect Investments

    Running head: PROBLEM SOLUTION: INTERSECT INVESTMENTS Problem Solution: Intersect Investments Your Name Here UofP Problem Solution: Intersect Investments Intersect investments CEO Frank Jeffers recognizes the changes in the financial service industry and realizes his company needs change. Companies that try cost-cutting tactics by increase number of service calls and reducing the average call time are losing customers and employees at a quicker rate then in the past years. Frank's Vice President of Marketing Joel Contino

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    Essay Length: 1,298 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: April 3, 2010 By: Janna
  • Problem Solution: Intersect Investments

    Problem Solution: Intersect Investments

    RUNNING HEAD: Problem Solution: Intersect Investments Problem Solution: Intersect Investments Amos Richard Wills University of Phoenix May 16, 2007 Critical Aspects of the Company's Current Situation Since 2001, the financial service industry has been in a constant state of change, fluctuating markets, and inconstant leadership. The volatile climate has left many financial firms struggling to keep both their clients' trust and Wall Street's credibility. To succeed, financial firms and investment companies need to expand their

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    Essay Length: 2,339 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: May 1, 2010 By: Mikki
  • Problem Solution: Intersect Scenario

    Problem Solution: Intersect Scenario

    Running head: PROBLEM SOLUTION: Intersect Investment CORPORATION Problem Solution: Intersect Investment Corporation Michelle Wyms University of Phoenix Problem Solution: Corporation “All of us, at one stage or other, have experienced a situation in which we have found ourselves not trusting another person. This could have been someone we have just met and almost immediately have not felt comfortable with them. Expressions like "Wouldn't trust him/her as far as 1 could kick them" or "Wouldn't touch

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    Essay Length: 1,036 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: February 11, 2010 By: Artur
  • Problem Solution: Kuiper Leda

    Problem Solution: Kuiper Leda

    Running head: PROBLEM SOLUTION: KUIPER LEDA Problem Solution: Kuiper Leda James Stone Problem Solution: Kuiper Leda Inventory management involves planning and controlling inventory from the raw materials stage, through to the customers end. Businesses rely on suppliers for inputs that are required to manufacture products. Kuiper Leda Inc. is located in the republic of Novamia, and is an electronics component manufacturer. Their specialty is electronic control units and sensors, which are highly used in the

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    Essay Length: 2,751 Words / 12 Pages
    Submitted: March 25, 2010 By: Kevin
  • Problem Solution: Kuiper Leda Inc.

    Problem Solution: Kuiper Leda Inc.

    Running head: PROBLEM SOLUTION: KUIPER LEDA INC. Problem Solution: Kuiper Leda Inc. University of Phoenix Dallas May 23, 2006 MBA - 550 Problem Solution: Kuiper Leda Inc. In this paper we recall and further develop an inventory model formulated by one student of MBA 550. One will make some generalizations of the theorems of Chase, Jacobs and Aquilano with application to a reliability type inventory problem. The basic assumption made in connection with this reproduction

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    Essay Length: 372 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 10, 2009 By: Jack
  • Problem Solution: Lawrence Sports

    Problem Solution: Lawrence Sports

    Problem Solution: Lawrence Sports Inc. The significance of developing a working capital policy that allows a company to prepare for long-term opportunities is extremely important in today’s ultra-competitive business world. The scenario facing Lawrence Sports is one that emphasizes the need to secure a firm's optimal cash balance to help cover emergency costs. The scenario also places emphasis on the importance of having adequate collection policies and payment terms. By developing metrics to monitor working

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    Essay Length: 663 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 20, 2009 By: Max
  • Problem Solution: Lawrence Sports Inc.

    Problem Solution: Lawrence Sports Inc.

    Problem Solution: Lawrence Sports Inc. Lawrence Sports (Lawrence) has encountered issues with maintaining enough cash flow to operate properly and is on the verge of financial destruction. In order improve their current working capital management and cash budget, Lawrence must implement approaches that will allow them to have capital available whenever needed while optimizing its resources. Several processes are available in which Lawrence can use to maximize liquidity and ensure cash optimization allowing them to

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    Essay Length: 966 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 3, 2009 By: Venidikt
  • Problem Solution: Lawrence Sports, Inc

    Problem Solution: Lawrence Sports, Inc

    Problem Solution: Lawrence Sports Inc. Lawrence Sports, a manufacturer of sports equipment, is having cash flow problems. On one hand it has obligations to pay its suppliers, but on the other hand it is expecting receivables from a customer that is unable to pay in a timely manner. On the surface, this may seem like a small problem, but in reality one has to ask, “how did this happen?” Obviously, cash outflows are exceeding cash

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    Essay Length: 3,259 Words / 14 Pages
    Submitted: November 20, 2009 By: Janna
  • Problem Solution: Lester Electronics

    Problem Solution: Lester Electronics

    Problem Solution: Lester Electronics Lester Electronics, Inc. has decided to merge with its long time supplier Shang-Wa Electronics. The companies will need to prepare an implementation plan that focuses on the financial issues. Shareholders will want to know how this merger will impact them in the short term and how the combined company will perform financially in the future. Company leadership will need guidance on the combined capital structure post merger. The CFO will also

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    Essay Length: 1,287 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: January 21, 2010 By: David
  • Problem Solution: Lester Electronics

    Problem Solution: Lester Electronics

    Problem Solution: Lester Electronics Lester Electronics (LEI) is a consumer and electronics parts master distributor that markets its products to original eqhttp://www.oppapers.com/media/images/btn_join.gifuipment manufacturers. Recently, the CEO of Shang-wa is wishing to retire and has no formal progression plans for the company’s management. Simultaneously, Shang-wa is being pursued for a takeover by Transnational Electronics Corporation (TEC). Lester Electronics and Shang-wa Electronics are both upset over the take over possibility. Lester is set to lose 43% of

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    Essay Length: 3,045 Words / 13 Pages
    Submitted: February 11, 2010 By: Tommy
  • Problem Solution: Lester Electronics

    Problem Solution: Lester Electronics

    Problem Solution: Lester Electronics Corporate growth usually occurs internally when a firm expands its existing departments through normal capital budgeting activities. However, the most dramatic examples of growth sometimes results from mergers. Many reasons have been offered by financial managers to account for frequent merger activity. The primary motivation behind a merger is that it provides an opportunity to bring together and increase the value of the combined enterprise. Mergers also serve to increase market

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    Essay Length: 561 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: February 20, 2010 By: Monika
  • Problem Solution: Lester Electronics Corporation

    Problem Solution: Lester Electronics Corporation

    Problem Solution: Lester Electronics Corporation Lester Electronics and Shang-Wa Electronics have a long-standing business relationship. The owners of these firms are close friends, both working diligently to increase market share, profits, and the reputation of their companies. Both companies are financially solvent, and both companies are making strides to address the growing demand for their products and services. Their exclusive business agreement has been extremely successful and to date has ensured a competitive edge in

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    Essay Length: 444 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 9, 2010 By: Tasha
  • Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing

    Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing

    Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing Riordan Manufacturing (Riordan) is addressing shifting business strategies that value quick product adaptations, streamlined organizational structures, and team-based work. In addition, worldwide markets are experiencing a severe talent shortage. Riordan reacts to uneven profits and declining sales by making strategic changes in its manufacturing and marketing efforts. Adopting a team based focus, Riordan encounters unexpected difficulties. Unfortunately, decreased job satisfaction and reduced productivity have been Riordan’s reward. After extensive management meetings

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    Essay Length: 561 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 15, 2009 By: Vika
  • Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing

    Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing

    Running head: PROBLEM SOLUTION: RIORDAN MANUFACTURING Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing University of Phoenix Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing The current globalization process has changed the game rules for thousands of organizations. Everyday changes in the economy, customer needs or customer wants, require organizations to adapt and modify their structure. Riordan Manufacturing is part of Riordan Industries, a Fortune 1000 enterprise with more than $1 billion in revenues is one of the top plastic producers. Even though

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    Essay Length: 4,185 Words / 17 Pages
    Submitted: December 13, 2009 By: Mike
  • Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing

    Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing

    Running head: PROBLEM SOLUTION: RIORDAN MANUFACTURING Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing Riordan Manufacturing is a global plastics producer who is trying to recover from slumping sales over the last two years by changing its sales processes to a new customer-relationship management system. Due to management focusing more and more on the sales, the most important resource the company has, its employees have been overlooked and now the company is starting to recognize

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    Essay Length: 3,916 Words / 16 Pages
    Submitted: January 31, 2010 By: Tasha
  • Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing

    Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing

    Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing Currently Riordan Manufacturing is facing issues that could lead to the demise of the company. The company represents a major opportunity for the Human Resources department to step up and shine through. The purpose of this paper will be to explore the issues facing Riordan Manufacturing and decide what alternatives are necessary to ensure that the company meets its end-state-vision. Situation Analysis Issue and Opportunity Identification The most important part of

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    Essay Length: 2,302 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: February 15, 2010 By: Steve
  • Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing

    Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing

    Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing Riordan Manufacturing is a successful organization looking to improve overall performance and position the company for future growth. The organization was initially founded in 1991 and has seen significant growth since its inception. Today Riordan Manufacturing is a global competitor in the plastics market with over 550 employees. Projected earnings exceed $46 million with a heavy focus in plastic beverage bottles, custom plastic parts, and plastic fan parts. The following review

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    Essay Length: 1,989 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: March 9, 2010 By: Victor
  • Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing

    Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing

    Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing Riordan Manufacturing, a global plastics company and a Fortune 1000 company is finding itself non-exempt from the issues of low employee satisfaction, increasing turnover, and employee dissatisfaction. Over a period of 10 years, increasing innovation, non-recognition of teamwork and its value, failure to reward employees equally while motivating has caused employees to question their loyalty to the organization. Many employees who feel underappreciated eventually leave. Those staff members who are continually

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    Essay Length: 3,025 Words / 13 Pages
    Submitted: May 4, 2010 By: Edward
  • Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing Corporation

    Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing Corporation

    Running head: PROBLEM SOLUTION: RIORDAN MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing Corporation MBA/530- Human Capital Development May 10, 2006 University of Phoenix Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing “Employee motivation is an issue that does not discriminate. Organizations of all sixes wrestle with it, and those who don’t are at a disadvantage, faced with lower job satisfaction and increased turnover (University of Phoenix, 2006).” This is exactly the situation that Riordan Manufacturing is facing. Michael Riordan, CEO,

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    Essay Length: 2,448 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: February 25, 2010 By: July
  • Problem Solution: Riordian Manufacturing

    Problem Solution: Riordian Manufacturing

    Running head: PROBLEM SOLUTION: RIORDAN MANUFACTURING Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing University of Phoenix Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing As Riordan Manufacturing will strive to meet the competitive needs of the employees within the company and prospective job candidates they will need to allure the individuals to the company. In order to do this Riordan will need to analyze the Human Resource Management (HRM) policies and procedures that are put into place that will affect and influence

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    Essay Length: 3,521 Words / 15 Pages
    Submitted: November 17, 2009 By: Jack
  • Problem Solution: Teratech

    Problem Solution: Teratech

    Problem Solution: TeraTech Organizations must address customer concerns and improve business processes in order to sustain growth and competitive advantage. Companies such as TeraTech can improve their processes by scanning the environment to identify market trends and target markets to exploit. Furthermore, companies should sustain customer relationships to retain and increase customers by forecasting and satisfying their needs. The objective of this paper is to demonstrate a systematic approach using the 9-step Problem-Solving Model to

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    Essay Length: 1,117 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: February 25, 2010 By: Victor
  • Problem Solution: Usa World Bank

    Problem Solution: Usa World Bank

    Running head: PROBLEM SOLUTION: USA WORLD BANK Problem Solution: USA World Bank University of Phoenix MBA 510 – Managerial Decision Making Problem Solution: USA World Bank For USA World Bank, a major player in the banking industry, future profitability hinges on fulfilling the needs of an industry, which for years has struggled to survive because of the increase competition. In an effort to revitalize the company, USA World Bank’s Board of Directors decided the company

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    Essay Length: 4,009 Words / 17 Pages
    Submitted: November 9, 2009 By: Monika
  • Problem Solution: Usa World Bank

    Problem Solution: Usa World Bank

    Running head: PROBLEM SOLUTION: USA WORLD BANK Problem Solution: USA World Bank Bryan University of Phoenix MBA/510: Managerial Decision Making March 5, 2007 Problem Solution: USA World Bank USA World Bank is a successful international bank with a large consumer and small business base clientele. In order to continue to expand its market share, USA World Bank rolls-out a new product annually. Over the past few years the new products have not been very successful

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    Essay Length: 1,501 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: November 19, 2009 By: Tasha
  • Problem Solution: Usa World Bank

    Problem Solution: Usa World Bank

    Problem Solution: USA World Bank Bruno Perreault, MasterCard's group head for small and midsize enterprises, said in an interview that the product is tailored for small businesses that charge at least $25,000 of purchases a year. “This segment is crucial to our customer financial institutions, because they make up 20% of the small-business card market" yet account for more than 80% of card spending” (Thompson, 2007). USA World Bank (UWB), a financial institution with branches

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    Essay Length: 2,420 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: December 4, 2009 By: Victor
  • Problem Solution: Usa World Bank

    Problem Solution: Usa World Bank

    Problem Solution: USA World Bank Student Name University of Phoenix Problem Solution: USA World Bank USA World Bank is a major player in the banking industry with a presence domestically and abroad. The bank enjoys success in the consumer arena, as well and the small business arena. USA World Bank has been able to sustain this growth primarily by introducing one new product annually to the marketplace. As the banking company decides which product to

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    Essay Length: 2,495 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: December 21, 2009 By: Mikki
  • Problem Solution: Usa World Bank

    Problem Solution: Usa World Bank

    Running head: PROBLEM SOLUTION: USA WORLD BANK Problem Solution: USA World Bank John Lenard University of Phoenix Problem Solution: USA World Bank USA World Bank has been successful in past years on the development of products and services to customers that have allowed them to have an international and domestic presence. In recent years UWB has struggled to maintain its development of new, innovated, products in the international market. One of the goals for UWB

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    Essay Length: 3,957 Words / 16 Pages
    Submitted: March 18, 2010 By: Top
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