The three basic demand forecasting models

The three basic demand forecasting models

1. What is the relationship between demand management, order management, and customer service?

2. Discuss the three basic demand forecasting models.

6. List the various methods of order transmittal and discuss relevant characteristics of each one.

Enterprise

Enterprise

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  1. What IS key features has Zara utilized in their operations supply chain to gain a competitive advantage over other retailers?
  2. Give an example of another industry where Zara’s quick-to-market approach could build sustained competitive advantage for a firm.
  3. How does Zara utilize collaboration to drive design changes in the company? (2 points)
  4. What features in Zara’s enterprise system allow for seamless communication between customers and representatives of the retailer?
  5. Is there any technology improvement you can think of that Zara could utilize in their enterprise system to their advantage? (may require outside research)

Note

(no need to follow any writing format such as MLA or APA) addressing the following questions:

(2 points)Each

Critical Thinking 

Critical Thinking 

Using the Clinical Trial on breast cancer dataset. Perform a Kaplan-Meier Analysis to determine the survival curve for the breast cancer survivors. H0 The risk of dying from breast cancer will occur within five years. (Null Hypothesis)H1 The risk of dying from breast cancer does not occur within five years. (Alternative Hypothesis)

Ensure to submit the following requirements for the assignment:

  • Review the analysis from the standpoint of how many patients survive over the seven-year time period that the clinical trial covered.
  • Present your findings as a Survival Time chart in a Word document, with a title page, introduction explaining why you would conduct a survival analysis, a discussion where you interpret the meaning of the survival analysis, and a conclusion.
  • Your submission should be 4-5 pages to discuss and display your findings.
  • Provide support for your statements with in-text citations from a minimum of five scholarly, peer-reviewed articles.
  • Follow APA 7th edition writing standards.

Three V’s

Implications from the three industry trends

Discussion 1 (Chapter 25): How do you define big data? What are the implications from the three industry trends (Three V’s), presented in the textbook, by the Gardner Group? Three V’s presented in the textbook are as follows: Volume, Velocity, and Variety.

Instructions:

Your response to the initial question should be 250-300 words. Next respond to two postings provided by your classmates. I am looking for active engagement in the discussion. Please engage early and often. You are require to create your initial thread in order to view and respond to the threads posted by other students. There must be at least one APA formatted reference (and APA in-text citation) to support the thoughts in the post as needed. Do not use direct quotes, rather rephrase the author’s words and continue to use in-text citations.

Genetic Screening

Genetic Screening

In the United States, most state health departments require screening for genetic disorders in newborns. Some states go so far as to require pre-marriage genetic testing, where they examine the potential parents for risk of genetic disorders in their offspring. It’s worth noting, however, that some states allow for exemptions from testing based on religious convictions or other established reasons.

Initially please state whether or not you believe it’s appropriate for states to require pre-marriage genetic testing. Explain your reasoning and support your position with credible resources.

Note

Remember to be respectful of others’ views even when you disagree.

 

Medical Malpractice

Medical Malpractice

Create a PowerPoint presentation examining the law in Saudi Arabia pertaining to litigation of physicians and healthcare organizations as shown in the Ministry of Health Law of practicing health professions (2005, December 6).  Be sure to include:

  • An analysis of the purpose of the law;
  • The ethical principles guiding this litigation;
  • The definition of “tort reform”
  • Discussion about how evidence-based care can lower the risk of litigation
  • Recommendations that would improve the law to further meet the goals of its purpose.

Your well-written presentation should meet the following requirements:

  • Be 9 slides in length, not counting the title, introduction, and reference slides.
  • Presentation notes (100-150 words) are required for each slide.  Notes must draw from and cite relevant reference materials.  Add notes to the speaker’s notes section of the PowerPoint presentation.  Submit the document in PowerPoint format so that speaker’s notes can be viewed by the instructor.
  • Provide support for your statements with in-text citations from a minimum of six scholarly articles in the speaker notes as well as the references slide.
  • Follow APA 7th edition writing standards.

The Mexican War of Independence

The Mexican War of Independence

After reading the article “The Mexican War of Independence” in your Boundless World History link under the section “Change in The Americas”,

  1. Analyze the effect events in Europe had on Mexico in 1808.
  2. Describe Spanish rule in Mexico.
  3. Examine some of the indigenous uprisings against the Spanish.
  4. Explain the goals of the Hidalgo Revolution.
  5. Discuss the state formed after Mexico achieved independence.
  6. Critique Maximilian’s efforts to establish a state in Mexico.

Note

please answer each question in approximately one paragraph each:

Link to reading

Insurance Fraud and Abuse

Insurance Fraud and Abuse

Health insurance fraud is a problem globally, and Saudi Arabia is not immune. Assume you have been tasked with presenting this problem to your healthcare organization so employees can act appropriately when processing health insurance claims. Be sure to address:

  • Actions that would be considered fraudulent;
  • Key indicators that fraud is present;
  • The impact of fraud on the medical community, health insurance companies, and Saudi Arabia; and
  • How to report health insurance fraud and penalties for those that participate in such behavior.

Your presentation should meet the following structural requirements:

  • Be organized, using professional themes and transitions.
  • Consist of 9 slides, plus the title and reference slides.
  • Each slide must provide detailed speaker’s notes—a minimum of 100 words. Notes must draw from and cite relevant reference materials.
  • Provide support for your statements on the presentation slides, as well as in the speaker’s notes, with in-text citations from a minimum of six scholarly articles.
  • Follow APA writing standards.

Human Resources at McKinsey

Human Resources at McKinsey

Topic 4:

You have been hired as special consultant to the director of Human Resources at McKinsey (or some other firm that hires many business students).

  1. Based on the principles of mental accounting, how should McKinsey structure their compensation package to maximize the number of offers accepted (recruiting)? Of course, we are not looking for the following answer: “Increase salaries.” Assume that the  total compensation is fixed (including the cost of benefits).
  2. How should McKinsey structure compensation to retain employees? Again, take total compensation to be fixed.  HINT: How does mental accounting suggest different compensation packages might be required for recruiting and retention?

Note

NO more than 600 words

 

Democrats and Republicans

Democrats and Republicans

  1. Who are leading candidates for the Democrats, and Republicans?
  2. Are there any third party candidates who might have any impact on this race? What are national issues that will impact this race?
  3. How will Trump affect this race? Who is going to win this race and why?