capital budget

capital budget

To assess the need for a capital budget item.

To investigate the information needed to prepare a budget proposal.

Content Requirements:

  1. Identify the capital budget item.
  2. Identify the need and consequences if it is not purchased.
  3. Identify the cost of the piece of equipment and if there are any alternative funding sources.
  4. Presents a compelling argument for the purchase of the capital item.

Instructions to   submission

  • The PowerPoint presentation is original work and logically organized. It should consist of 10-15 slides excluding the title and reference.
  • The PowerPoint presentation should be clear and easy to read. Speaker notes expanded upon and clarified content on the slides.
  • The PowerPoint presentation should be formatted per APA and references should be current (published within last five years) scholarly journal articles or primary legal sources (statutes, court opinions)
  • Incorporate a minimum of 4 current (published within last five years) scholarly journal articles or primary legal sources (statutes, court opinions) within your work. Journal articles and books should be referenced according to APA style (the library has a copy of the APA Manual).

success of an economy and the financial markets

success of an economy and the financial markets, concepts, and financial institutions

Your niece just started her college career with a major in economics. She is curious as to the interrelationship between the success of an economy and the financial markets, concepts, and financial institutions. Accordingly, she has developed a list of questions addressing these issues and has asked that you explain the ideas.

She is also curious about the time value of money concepts. Specifically, she has the following questions about these concepts:

  • Why are consumers considered to be risk averse? What methods could be used to deal with risk?
  • It has been said that a dollar received today is worth more than a dollar received tomorrow. What does this mean and what is the significance to the economy?
  • What is the difference between the present value of a future sum of money and the future value of a present sum of money? What is the significance of these concepts to economics?
  • If you deposited $1,000 in an account paying 6% interest compounded annually, how long would it take to double?

Deliverables:

  • Prepare a 5-6 page Microsoft Word document that addresses the above-noted concerns and meets APA standards.
  • Include a summary section in your report that contains 5-7 bullet points identifying your major findings or conclusions of your paper. 

health care industry

health care industry

Discussion Question –

The U.S. health care system has undergone many changes in its history. Complete the following for this Discussion Board:

  • What do you believe is the greatest achievement that the health care industry has made from both the patient and provider perspectives? Why?
  • Do you believe that there is too much or too little redundancy in our health care delivery system? Where does most of the redundancy occur? Where should we have more redundancy (second opinions)?

Note

400 words – In-text citations and References (4-7-22)

 

Criminology 

Criminology

Research Paper

Each student will be assigned a known criminal. Students are expected to conduct their own extensive research and write a research paper (8-10 pages – cover page and references do not count towards the page count). At least 8 academic sources should be used and cited.

Students should discuss within their paper how the offender’s crime matches or does not match patterns presented in the textbook (e.g., risk factors, the crime itself). If the crime does not match, you should point this out. Discuss the main factors that contributed to the crime, their background, education, family ties, external elements, and so on. The paper should have the following section: 1) Intro; 2) Background (childhood, family, education, traumatic events, etc.); 3) Criminal history and details of the crimes; 4) Criminological Theory that fits the criminal and explains their criminal activity; 5) Conclusion; 6) References.

Note

No extensions will be given.

The assignment must be written in APA, Times New Roman size 12, one-inch margins on all sides, double-spaced. The assignment must be submitted on Canvas.

Your cover page, references, or abstract do NOT count towards the page count.

 

Financial Statements

Financial Statements

Prior to beginning work on this discussion, please read Chapters 12, 13, 14 and 15 in our textbook and the Driving growth (Links to an external site.) article (PDF Version  Download PDF Version).

Note

Your initial post should be 250 to 300 words.

It is important for non-financial managers to be able to identify financial statements and understand their purpose. For your initial response, you will need to discuss the following:

 

Business Synopsis 

Business Synopsis 

Two-to-Three-page Business Synopsis 

This assignment consists of you selecting a publicly held company. You are to list that company name and it’s trading symbol and what Stock Exchange they are trading on for example, NADAQ or NYSE. Do a 2-3 page Synopsis( write-up) on the company, supplying detail on the type of product or services they offer to the public for sale.

In your report, provide financial details on the company such as

  • Sales Amount for 2021  & 2020
  • Operational Expenses 2021 & 2020
  • Cost of Good Sold   2021 & 2020
  • Gross Profits  2021 & 2020
  • Investment Income 2021 &2020
  • Net Income 2021 & 2020
  • Also list the current Stock Price as of the writing of this report
  • if the company paid out dividends and the amount of the distribution
  •  Executive Leadership Team and talk a bout their strategy, mission statement

Lastly, explain why you pick this company. What is the reason why you decided to pick this company for this business synopsis.

 

Internship Course

Internship Course

Subject: Internship Course

Technology changes rapidly and rarely do businesses remain static in their use of technology or systems. What was a recent technology change that took place in your work? If you are unaware, speak with your manager or the IT department to find out what system changes are currently in process or planned for the future. What are some of the biggest challenges they face in implementing new technologies or systems?

Note:

Answer the question with 150 words along intext citation and references.

 

Subject: Big Data Analytics

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cVibCHRSxB0

Using information given in the video, think of a business that may use data to apply predictive analytics to make business operations decisions. Discuss what types of data would need to be collected, how that information would be gathered, and how the relationships between those data would be identified and used. Think of and share how these same concepts may be applied in your current or a past job role.

Note:

Answer the question with 200 words along intext citation and references.

 

SWOT Analysis

SWOT Analysis

The aim of this assignment is to provide students with the opportunity to perform a thorough case analysis.

6.  Bank of America Corporation (BAC)

Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, Bank of America Corporation serves individuals, businesses, institutional investors, and large corporations and governments worldwide on a variety of financial needs. Having over 209 thousand employees, Bank of America reported 2017 revenues in excess of $87 billion. The company operates in over 40 countries and all 50 U.S. states with a footprint that includes 80 percent of the U.S. population. The company has over 16,000 ATMs and 34 million accounts with 25 million mobile users and 5,500 branches. The company serves over three million small business owners and is considered the global leader in investment banking and trading. By some metrics, Bank of America is the second largest bank in the United States.

The organization is made up of Bank of America, Merrill Lynch, U.S. Trust, and Bank of America Merrill Lynch and offers eight lines of businesses. These include retail, preferred and small business, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, and U.S. Trust for individual consumers. The company offers commercial, corporate, and investment banking to businesses. For institutional investors, Bank of America offers brokerage, banking, trust, and retirement products.

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SWOT Analysis

  • Strengths
    • Identify the strengths of the organization and  answer the following questions:
      • How does this strength affect the operations of the organization?
      • How does this strength assist the company in meeting the needs of its target market(s)?
  • Weaknesses
    • Identify weaknesses of the organization and answer the following questions:
      • How does this weakness affect the operations of the organization?
      • How does knowledge of this weakness assist the organization in meeting the needs of its target market(s)?
  • Opportunities
    • Identify opportunities in the industry (and/or external environment) and answer the following questions:
      • How is this opportunity related to serving the needs of our target market?
      • What actions must the organization take to capitalize on this opportunity?
  • Threats
    • Identify threats in the industry (and/or external environment) and answer the following questions:
      • How is this threat related to serving the needs of our target market?
      • What actions must the organization take to prevent this threat from limiting the capabilities of the organization?

Reflection

Reflection

You will select six (6) scholarly sources, such as books, articles, interviews, etc. that you collected through your research conducted with the Kent State Library scholarly databases.  Your topic of research must build on the critical scholarship surrounding the topic of Technology and Identity. Depending on your research, you may also be using other primary sources or video interviews available through accredited websites.

Each document should have a title page, each citation should be in alphabetical order like a References page, page numbers should be used. Your work must demonstrate that you have a clear understanding of the sources that you are annotating.  You must read or view each source in its entirety.  If you are only using specific chapters of a book, you should only cite those chapters.

The content of your annotations must include a summary, an assessment, and a reflection, in that order. The first paragraph will be a summary.  What new information is the author discussing?  What method is the author using?  What are the author’s main points? What is the author’s thesis and what information does the author use to support it?  The second paragraph will be an assessment.  How does this source compare with your other sources? Is it a useful and reliable source?  Is it a biased source?  Explore the author’s relationship to the source and the credibility of the source itself, as well as examine its relationship to your other sources.  The third paragraph will be a reflection.  How does this source fit into your argument?  Does this source change your argument?  How does this source support your working thesis?

PLAGIARISM FREE

PLAGIARISM FREE

Most of you may have heard the adage, “If you fail to plan, then you plan to fail.” This principle is true in multiple areas of life, particularly within the classroom environment. Think back over your educational experiences.

What was one of the worst lessons that you can remember enduring? How did the teacher fail to convey the material? Was it blatantly obvious that he or she was unprepared for class? Can you recall any overarching themes? What could he or she have done differently?