change initiative

Organizational Change Initiative Proposal

For your current organization or one with which you are familiar identify the change initiative that you will use for your Week 8 Change Management Application paper in which you diagnosis the need for change, and create a proposed action plan based on either Kotter’ 8 Step Process or The Change Path Model; possible examples include a change in  a policy, process, technology, mergers and acquisitions, and reorganizations.


In responding to this discussion thread, describe change initiative identifying what type of change is required: tuning, adapting, redirecting or recreating.  In addition to your week 8 paper.

influence of a human health

influence of a human health


you are expected to post 400 words  with 2 scholarly references



Choose 4 videos from different chapters below and in at least one post write a paragraph for each video. Each paragraph should have a strong topic sentence and contain at least 5-6 additional supporting sentences.

• Use  at least 4+ key terms and/or concepts from the chapter that the video is associated with to provide analysis for each video and do NOT provide a summary. You are to identify the key term or concept, explain it in your own words, and describe how the key terms or concepts relate to each video. Make sure to use bold font for key words and concepts from the class in your  paragraphs.

Use the most important key terms from the chapter that relate to each video.

Evidence-Based Practice

Applying Research to a Case Study (Evidence-Based Practice)

To Prepare

Assignment (5 pages)

Using the Final Project Template along with Parts 1 and 2, develop the final polished submission of your Annotated Bibliography in an APA formatted paper. Make sure to include the following:

  • Introduction which includes an overview of your chosen case study, client, intervention, and mental health issue.
  • Approved Research Question.
  • Search Strategy.
  • Summaries of three scholarly articles that include Problem/Purpose, Research Question, Ethical and Cultural Considerations, Sampling, Methodology, Strengths and Limitations and the Results.
  • Evidence based practice section including summary of the findings of all articles and the answer to your research question.
  • Treatment Plan or Action Plan (for school counselors) for the selected client in the case study
  • Use Parts 1 and 2 and any previous instructor feedback to guide the development of your paper.


Be sure to support your Final Project assignment with specific references to the Learning Resources as well as your research. Use proper APA format and citations.

The Required Media is the document called “Required Resource” Below


Create an Evaluation Matrix Chart in MS Excel comparing 3 technology careers for each criterion.

What should be in the matrix:

Submitting the Assignment:

Create 2 Excel worksheets.

  1. The first is your Excel matrix chart with formulas to calculate weighted scores and totals using a mixed cell reference. You will see which career scored best with the raw scores and which career scored best with the weighted scores. Divide 100 points among the criteria with the highest number of points going to the criteria most important to you.
  2. The second is a chart of your results from the matrix.  The chart may be the style of your choice. It must give good information about the data in your worksheet with your matrix. Name each worksheet in the workbook appropriately. Submit your file with both worksheets into the Blackboard assignment.

An example of the matrix is in this section labeled Evaluation Matrix Tutorial as an attachment.  Watch videos in the video reference folder for guidance below.  Additional Resources available under section.

Do not forget to record your sources/references in APA format.

Your graded on having all of the required information:

The standardized test

 The standardized test

Standardized tests will be a part of your life as a teacher. You will not only need to know how to interpret the test results but also effectively communicate the results to parents, students, and colleagues.

  • As a teacher, what do you need to know about standardized tests?
  • What are your professional responsibilities for preparing learners to take standardized tests and communicating results from standardized tests to learners and their parents?


Explain and provide rationale or specific examples to support your responses.

Respond to the following in a minimum of 175 words:

Review the College’s Conceptual Framework.

  • How does this topic link to the College’s Conceptual Framework and the framework’s philosophical relationship to effective teacher preparation?



Walmart Stores, Inc. (Walmart) is the largest retailing firm in the world. Building on a base of discount stores, Walmart has expanded into warehouse clubs and Supercenters, which sell traditional discount store items and grocery products. Exhibits 10.10, 10.11, and 10.12 present the fi- noncoal statements of Walmart for 2013–2015. Exhibits 4.50–4.52 (Case 4.2 in Chapter 4) also present summary financial statements for Walmart, and Exhibit 4.53 presents selected financial statement ratios for Years 2013–2015. (Note: A few of the amounts presented in Chapter 4 for Walmart differ slightly from the amounts provided here because, for purposes of computing fi- nancial analysis ratios, the Chapter 4 data have been adjusted slightly to remove the effects of nonrecurring items such as discontinued operations.)


Design a spreadsheet and prepare a set of financial statement forecasts for Walmart for Year +1 to Year +5 using the assumptions that follow. Project the amounts in the order presented (unless indicated otherwise beginning with the income statement, then the balance sheet, and then the statement of cash flows. For this portion of the case, assume that Walmart will exercise its financial flexibility with the cash and cash equivalents account to balance the balance sheet.



Speaker Write-up

 Speaker Write-up

Use this Guest Guidance to Write-up Speakers


  1. Submit a word document or pdf
  2. 3 Page Paper :–Based on Guest Speaker Presentational
  3. – 2 pages: Double Spaced, no font larger than 12 pt, standard 1-1.25” margins

– Include the following elements:

· Provide a brief introduction describing the purpose of the presentation.

· Describe the role of the speaker’s and their organization.

· Describe how the speaker and their organization helps promote ethical behavior in the accounting profession.

· Name at least one take away from the speaker’s presentation.


You have to watch the video from the link below and write a paper following the instruction above.

Interpersonal Communication

Interpersonal Communication

Initial Post Instructions

Read the lesson for this week. Then, complete the Listening Exercise in the Listen Up! section of this week’s lesson. Use this exercise to evaluate your listening skills. Then, address the following, using the provided headings to format your post:

  • Listening Score
  • Example
    • Using the information from the exercise, describe an instance when you failed to be an effective listener.
    • Also, in this section, include an example of when you found it difficult to listen when communicating with someone from a different culture.
  • Reflections
    • Respond to the following prompt in full sentences, making connections to the ideas contained in the listening chapter assigned for the week as well as including information from an outside source. Explain your thought process and provide examples to give further explanation to your description of why you felt the way you did.
      • Share a time when you experienced a breakdown in the listening process.
      • What do you believe was the reason you failed to listen effectively?
      • Share potential listening barriers that might have been present.
      • What could you have done differently to improve your listening?
  • References
    • Place your two APA citations in this section.

Follow-Up Post Instructions

Respond to at least one peer or the instructor. Further the dialogue by providing more information and clarification.

Writing Requirements

  • Minimum of 2 posts (1 initial & 1 follow-up)
  • Minimum of 2 sources cited (assigned readings/online lessons and an outside scholarly source)
  • APA format for in-text citations and list of references


This activity will be graded using the Discussion Grading Rubric. Please review the following link:

implementation of health programs

Involvement of community coalitions and consortia in the implementation of health programs

  1. Select and answer one of the following questions:
    1. Involvement of community coalitions and consortia in the implementation of health programs has become widespread. What would be possible and appropriate measures or indicators of having implemented community coalitions or consortia as part of the program delivery?
    2. What would you suggest as methods and techniques to avoid the failure of interventions? Justify your ideas in terms of the various ways that interventions can fail.
    3. To obtain accurate measures of coverage, what information systems and data collection methods need to be in place? Which steps can ensure that these elements are put in place in a timely manner?


Please start your Discussion with the Question so people know what you are discussing.

  1. Look at the rubric below to see what I am looking for.
  2. There is no specific word count, but 200-500 words are probably adequate.
  3. Secondary responses.
  4. To get the credit you must engage in discussion.  This is your main assignment for the week. “I like what you said,” “Great article” or similar are not adequate responses.
    1. A response has no specific word count, but likely 50-150 words are adequate.