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Create an 8- to 10-slide presentation that should be 5 to 10 minutes in length. Please include detailed speaker notes, based on the Week 4 Persuasive Messages Part I & Part II assignment.

Create an 8- to 10-slide presentation that should be 5 to 10 minutes in length. Please include detailed speaker notes, based on the Week 4 Persuasive Messages Part I & Part II assignment.

Apply the four aspects of designing business presentations discussed in the textbook to your presentation.

Include at least one visual to support on your slides, for example, using a line chart to show increasing sales. Include the following in presentation slides:

Title
Introduction
Recommendation
Benefits
Impact if product or service does not sell as much as expected
Conclusion
References
Create a Microsoft® Word summary of no more than 350 words to accompany your project.

Format consistent with APA guidelines.

Description of the communicable disease (causes, symptoms, mode of transmission, complications, treatment) and the demographic of interest (mortality, morbidity, incidence, and prevalence). Describe the determinants of health and explain how those factors contribute to the development of this disease.

Due Date: Feb 19, 2017 23:59:59       Max Points: 150

 

Max Points: 150

Details:

 

 

In a written paper of 1,200-1,500 words, apply the concepts of epidemiology and nursing research to a communicable disease.

 

Communicable Disease Selection

 

Choose one communicable disease from the following list:

 

  1. Influenza

 

Epidemiology Paper Requirements

 

Include the following in your assignment:

 

  1. Description of the communicable disease (causes, symptoms, mode of transmission, complications, treatment) and the demographic of interest (mortality, morbidity, incidence, and prevalence).
  2. Describe the determinants of health and explain how those factors contribute to the development of this disease.
  3. Discuss the epidemiologic triangle as it relates to the communicable disease you have selected. Include the host factors, agent factors (presence or absence), and environmental factors. (The textbook describes each element of the epidemiologic triangle).
  4. Explain the role of the community health nurse (case finding, reporting, data collecting, data analysis, and follow-up).
  5. Identify at least one national agency or organization that addresses the communicable disease chosen and describe how the organization(s) contributes to resolving or reducing the impact of disease.

 

A minimum of three references is required.

Refer to “Communicable Disease Chain” and “Chain of Infection” for assistance completing this assignment.

 

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

 

This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.

 

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.

Analyze the application of these management concepts to your place of work; the paper will not simply be a report on the five functions in general.  Identify specific examples and explain of how each applies to the functions practiced in your place of work.

Focus of the Final Paper

This assignment focuses on how the management practices of planning, leading, organizing, staffing, and controlling are implemented in your workplace. If you are not currently working, you may use a previous employer. In this assignment, you must:

  • Analyze the application of these management concepts to your place of work; the paper will not simply be a report on the five functions in general.
  • Identify specific examples and explain of how each applies to the functions practiced in your place of work.

Be sure to integrate vocabulary learned throughout this course and citations from the text to support your analysis. The paper should be five to six pages in length and formatted according APA style guidelines as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.

Writing the Final Paper

The Final Paper:

  1. Must be five to six double-spaced pages in length, excluding the title and reference pages, and formatted according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.
  2. Must include a title page with the following:
    1. Title of paper
    2. Student’s name
    3. Course name and number
    4. Instructor’s name
    5. Date submitted
  3. Must begin with an introductory paragraph that has a succinct thesis statement.
  4. Must address the topic of the paper with critical thought.
  5. Must end with a conclusion that reaffirms your thesis.
  6. Must use at least five scholarly sources, including a minimum of three from the Ashford University Library, in addition to the course textbook.
  7. Must document all sources in APA style, as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.
  8. Must include a separate reference page, formatted according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.

 Create an outline of an on-boarding process. Include a brief explanation of each step and explain why it is important. 2.      Summarize what you believe are the two (2) most critical elements to consider when on-boarding in the global environment.

Create an outline of an onboarding process. Summarize what you feel are the 2 most important elements in onboarding in the global environment.

 

Write a one to two (1-2) page paper in which you:

 

1.      Create an outline of an on-boarding process. Include a brief explanation of each step and explain why it is important.

 

2.      Summarize what you believe are the two (2) most critical elements to consider when on-boarding in the global environment.

 

3.      Format your assignment according to the following formatting requirements:

a. Typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides.

b. Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, your name, your professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page is not included in the required page length.

 

The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:

 

·         Analyze international business strategy to identify human resource requirements and formulate supporting HRM plans that can improve productivity and contribute to the firm’s competitiveness.

 

·         Select performance management processes to assess and improve performance throughout a multinational corporation.

 

·         Propose training programs to improve performance throughout a multinational corporation and address the considerations for effective learning in a diverse workforce of expatriates, host country nationals, and third-country nationals.

 

·         Use technology and information resources to research issues in global HRM.

 

·         Write clearly and concisely about global HRM using proper writing mechanics.

 

Find and describe at least three technological components that are required for data-driven decision making. Be sure to explain how each component is relevant to business analytics.

Assignment 2: Integration of Technology

Over the years, technology has not only changed the way individuals utilize it but also how organizations utilize it. As each generation of technology improves and changes, the availability of technology in the field of business analytics also changes. Therefore, businesses need to do all they can to keep current with these trends and ensure their staff is current as well.

Using the Argosy University online library resources and the Internet, research the latest technology that is being utilized in the field of business analytics for data-driven decision making. Select at least 2 scholarly sources for use in this assignment.

Complete the following:

  • Find and describe at least three technological components that are required for data-driven decision making. Be sure to explain how each component is relevant to business analytics.
  • Describe how a company would implement each of these components of technology. Explain the purpose and how it would be utilized within the company. Explain any other considerations that should be taken into account.

Utilize at least 2 scholarly sources in support of your assertions.

Make sure you write in a clear, concise, and organized manner; demonstrate ethical scholarship in appropriate and accurate representation and attribution of sources; display accurate spelling, grammar, and punctuation.

Write a 3–4-page report in Word format. Apply APA standards to citation of sources. Use the following file naming convention: LastnameFirstInitial_M2_A2.doc.

Which of the following statements about individual roles is correct? Every group needs at least one person to operate in the individual role. People who operate in individual roles hinder the group’s effectiveness. Group members who operate in the individual role help prevent groupthink. Individual roles help the group focus on achieving its goals. 4 points

Question

QUESTION 1

Which group role functions more as an audience than as an active member?

aggressor

blocker

follower

evaluator-critic

4 points

QUESTION 2

A process called __________ occurs when an experienced individual helps to train less experienced group members.

networking

mentoring

shadowing

apprenticing

4 points

QUESTION 3

Which of the following statements about individual roles is correct?

Every group needs at least one person to operate in the individual role.

People who operate in individual roles hinder the group’s effectiveness.

Group members who operate in the individual role help prevent groupthink.

Individual roles help the group focus on achieving its goals.

4 points

QUESTION 4

In a group meeting, Nanak’s supervisor makes a recommendation that Nanak is sure will fail. However, Nanak says nothing to contradict his superior. It is likely that Nanak participates in a(n) __________ culture.

low-power-distance

high-power-distance

collectivist

individualist

4 points

QUESTION 5

In a group meeting, Leslie informs the members: “Costs for August were down 5 percent. Are the figures for September in yet?” Leslie is functioning in which role?

procedural technician

elaborator

information seeker/giver

evaluator-critic

4 points

QUESTION 6

It is best to come to group meetings with ideas and information but not with firmly formed conclusions.

True

False

4 points

QUESTION 7

Elijah says to a group member, “If your department can add just $1000 to the budget for this project, I think I can find the same amount to add as well. Then we should have the resources we need to proceed.” It appears that Elijah is operating in the __________ role.

encourager

elaborator

gatekeeper-expediter

compromiser

4 points

QUESTION 8

In every group meeting, Joy tries to take over by saying, “Look, I’ve worked here for 25 years. That’s longer than anyone else here. I know what we should do.” Joy is operating in the __________ role.

dominator

aggressor

follower

harmonizer

4 points

QUESTION 9

Which of the following statements about leadership is a myth?

All of us have the potential for leadership.

Leaders are born, not made.

Only some leaders are charismatic.

Even people who are not especially articulate can be effective leaders.

4 points

QUESTION 10

Which of the following scenarios is MOST likely to occur in a collectivist culture?

Maxine reacts with anger when her group leader assigns her a task she does not enjoy; she demands to be given a different job.

Felipe makes an error that causes his group to miss a key deadline, but he is not singled out for blame. Instead, the error is seen as a group mistake.

Lee is honored at a company meeting for coming up with an idea that reduced the number of work injuries in her factory by 50 percent annually.

In Mustafa’s group, the leader does most of the talking and generates most of the ideas; group members generally listen respectfully and do as they are told.

4 points

QUESTION 11

In a(n) __________ culture, all group members share responsibility for accomplishments as well as for failures.

low-power-distance

high-power-distance

individualist

collectivist

4 points

QUESTION 12

Effective group members pick one role and stick with it.

True

False

4 points

QUESTION 13

Which of the following is an example of a low-power-distance culture?

Finland

Indonesia

China

Saudi Arabia

4 points

QUESTION 14

The __________ approach to leadership focuses on what the leader should do in a given situation.

transformational

situational

functional

traits

4 points

QUESTION 15

Which of the following is the best description of groupthink?

posting false or outrageous messages in online discussion groups simply to upset other group members

reaching an opinion or solving a problem after considerable group discussion

producing an idea or solving a problem by holding a spontaneous group discussion

thinking or making decisions as a group in a way that discourages creativity or individual responsibility

4 points

QUESTION 16

The participating style of situational leadership is MOST like the __________ form of leadership.

democratic

autocratic

laissez-faire

authoritarian

4 points

QUESTION 17

Bob is the leader of a team tasked with designing a new website for the business. Group members are all new to the business and do not really know how best to design the website. Why might Bob’s delegating style of leadership be a poor choice for this group?

The members of this group do not need much task direction.

The delegating style of leadership is not democratic, which is the general and expected style for a group leader.

The delegating style is most appropriate for a group that knows what to do and how to do it.

Giving group members individuals roles will lead to dysfunction and counterproductivity.

4 points

QUESTION 18

Most effective leaders either influence or empower group members, but not both.

True

False

4 points

QUESTION 19

Which of the following is a group building and maintenance role?

standard-setter

procedural technician

initiator-contributor

opinion seeker

4 points

QUESTION 20

In the __________ style of leadership, the leader gives the group high levels of both task guidance and relationship support.

telling

delegating

selling

participating

4 points

QUESTION 21

Most people probably have both individual and collective tendencies.

True

False

4 points

QUESTION 22

Groupthink is unlikely in a group that is excessively cohesive.

True

False

4 points

QUESTION 23

This leadership approach is often associated with a strong, charismatic leader.

transformational

traits

situational

functional

4 points

QUESTION 24

Which of the following traits is frequently associated with leadership?

sociability

quietness

introversion

introversion

4 points

QUESTION 25

Sydney works hard all the time, but when she is part of a group she seems to double her efforts. Sydney’s behavior seems to confirm the theory of __________.

trolling

social facilitation

grapevining

social loafing

 

 

 

Which of the following is when individuals use an electronic device or communication technology to access, transmit, or receive health information, treatment guidance, or support on an issue related to their health? a) e-health b) electronic health interchange c) Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) d) interactive health communication

Question

Question 1 0 / 1 point

True or false: Knowledge management requires the use of information technology.

True

False

Question 2 0 / 1 point

Which of the following is when individuals use an electronic device or communication technology to access, transmit, or receive health information, treatment guidance, or support on an issue related to their health?

a) e-health

b) electronic health interchange

c) Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH)

d) interactive health communication

Question 3 1 / 1 point

Which of the following is defined as a system that is built around predefined business processes and reflects best practices?

A) corporate application

B) enterprise system

C) company-wide system

D) business process application

Question 4 0 / 1 point

True or false: Telemedicine is the first and oldest form of e-health.

True

False

Question 5 1 / 1 point

Which of the following should be considered when selecting an enterprise system vendor? (select all that apply)

A) the financial strength of the software supplier

B) availability of maintenance

C) availability of support and training

D) who owns the source code

Question 6 1 / 1 point

Which of the following are delivery mechanisms used in e-health? (select all that apply)

a) primary or specialty care to the home

b) web-based patient services sites

c) networked programs

d) home monitoring

Question 7 1 / 1 point

Which of the following are benefits of knowledge management?

A) transfer of knowledge from inside and outside the organization

B) preserving intellectual capital assets

C) job security for knowledge workers

D) both a and b

Question 8 0.75 / 1 point

Which of the following are telemedicine services? (select all that apply)

a) specialist referral services

b) patient consultations

c) remote patient monitoring

d) medical education

Question 9 1 / 1 point

Which of the following organizational cultural issues inhibits the effective use of knowledge management?

A) individual rewards and recognition

B) atmosphere of teamwork

C) senior management promoting the importance of collaboration

D) labor unions

Question 10 0.75 / 1 point

Which of the following are benefits sought from consumer e-Health? (select all that apply)

a) private access to health resources

b) limited choice and autonomy

c) social support

d) guarantee of better health outcomes

Question 11 0.75 / 1 point

Which of the following are primary applications of patient monitoring systems? (select all that apply)

a) intensive/critical care units

b) operating suites

c) recovery rooms

d) remote locations

Question 12 1 / 1 point

Which of the following refers to data that have been organized, grouped, or otherwise assembled into a useful form?

A) information

B) knowledge

C) wisdom

D) a memorandum

Question 13 1 / 1 point

True or false: Social media can be used to provide legitimate health information.

True

False

Question 14 1 / 1 point

Which of the following is the way enterprise systems provide the maximum benefit to an organization?

A) by providing improved financial reporting

B) by providing a better data entry system

C) by providing real-time information across functions to improve decision making

D) by providing a web portal to customers

Question 15 1 / 1 point

Which of the following is the practice of medical and public health through the use of mobile devices?

a) eHealth

b) mHealth

c) telemedicine

d) digital health

Question 16 1 / 1 point

True or false: Health consumerism encourages individuals to take more responsibility for making smart health care decisions.

True

False

Question 17 1 / 1 point

Which of the following should be able to access the enterprise system software? (select all that apply)

A) strategic partners

B) customers

C) software vendor

D) employees

Question 18 0.75 / 1 point

Which of the following are ways in which health care systems improve patient care and safety? (select all that apply)

a) alerts and reminders for orders

b) pharmacy allergy checks

c) pharmacy drug interaction checks

d) monitoring systems in the operating room

Question 19 1 / 1 point

True or false: The digital divide is the term used to describe the disparity in access to e-health tools between the rich and the poor.

True

False

Question 20 1 / 1 point

Telehealth supports clinical care through which of the following? (select all that apply)

a) permits the provision of care in situations where a face-to-face meeting between patient and provider may be impossible

b) permits the provision of care in situations where a face-to-face meeting between patient and provider may be too costly

c) patient and professional health-related education

d) make available healthcare to underserved communities where otherwise this care would not be available

 

You are expected to write a 5-6 page response to 2 of films of your own choosing. •Responses must include a clear connection to select theories, practices, concepts, issues and ideas that emerge from our study of language and meaning by incorporating material of your own choosing from the readings and lectures.

To enliven your praxis orientation of our study of language and meaning, we will view two films throughout the semester that demonstrate theories, practices, concepts, issues and ideas that emerge in our readings.

•You are expected to write a 5-6 page response to 2 of films of your own choosing.
•Responses must include a clear connection to select theories, practices, concepts, issues and ideas that emerge from our study of language and meaning by incorporating material of your own choosing from the readings and lectures.
•Your first paragraph must work to frame the entire discussion. The framing paragraph will tell the reader what to expect by introducing the theories, practices, concepts, issues and ideas that you intend to connect to the film.
•You will use MLA style for all in-text citations and the Works Cited page.
•For MLA formatting and style guide see: http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/557/01/
•I suggest watching the films with your classmates. You can make these arrangements via email with your peers or by making an announcement in class.
•Lastly, I am intentionally giving you a lot of time to write the papers. Thus, not being able to find a film is not a valid excuse for late papers. (See me as necessary).

The films in order are the following (please note that I have given you ample time to locate these films):
The Breakfast Club
Frozen

Discuss one central concept from the week’s reading(s) that sparked a surprising new insight. Cite at least one quotation (include footnote) that articulates the concept (one paragraph). 

ON TIME PLEASE THANK YOU….

 

Reflection papers (three pages, 12 point font, double spaced) on the material read which identifies the main points, critical issues and questions.  Key points of the argument should be presented.  The five reading reflections should be spread out across the semester and engage the major themes and texts explored over the duration of the semester.  Each reflection paper MUST be typed and structured in the following manner:

 

 

 

            

            Part I.  Summarize author’s argument, identifying main points and critical

 

issues. Include supportive quotes from readings with proper footnote

 

citations (2 pages).

 

Part II. Discuss one central concept from the week’s reading(s) that sparked a surprising new insight. Cite at least one quotation (include footnote) that articulates the concept (one paragraph).

 

Part III. Present two questions raised by the readings that would deepen class discussion. Be prepared to present this question during class and lead a discussion on it.

 

PartIIIV: Your on Personal Reflection from the reading!!! ONE Paragraph add

 

 

With this post i will attach a half of the reading of the class. BOOK and NOTES

 

YOU SHOULD HAVE A COPY OF THE BOOK AND NOTES… THANK YOU VERY MUCH:)