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Evaluating Your Curriculum Using an Interdisciplinary Approach

Stated the original problem or issue
Stated the reason why an interdisciplinary approach was used to study your curriculum
Explained why certain classes from different disciplines were chosen
Explained why each discipline was important to include in your curriculum, identified commonalities or conflicts, demonstrated how discipline knowledge was applied
Developed adequacy in each discipline
Examined each discipline in the context of the problem Demonstrated effects of conflicts
Explained if common ground was built
Described if elements of common ground were integrated into the potential job
Determined if the integration of your three classes was relevant to a real world job

Inventory Management

Research two (2) manufacturing or two (2) service companies that manage inventory and complete this assignment.

Write a five to seven (5-7) page paper in which you:

Determine the types of inventories these companies currently manage and describe their essential inventory characteristics.

Analyze how each of their goods and service design concepts are integrated.

Evaluate the role their inventory plays in the company's performance, operational efficiency, and customer satisfaction.

Compare and contrast the four (4) different types of layouts found with each company; explain the importance of the layouts to the company's manufacturing or service operations.

Determine at least two (2) metrics to evaluate supply chain performance of the companies; suggest improvements to the design and operations of their supply chains based on those metrics.

Suggest ways to improve the inventory management for each of the companies without affecting operati

Quick Trip Case Study

Complete an analysis of the QuickTrip. Assess the organizational layout, performance metrics, and the technology that is used to measure performance and connect with consumers.

The QuickTrip Case Study is available in the course shell. It is also available at the following link:

Write a six to seven (6-7) page paper in which you:

Evaluate QuickTrip operations strategy and explain how the organization seeks to gain a competitive advantage in terms of sustainability.

Analyze how operation management activities affect the customer experience. Select two (2) operation management challenges and provide the solutions for confronting them.

Examine QuickTrip value chain and evaluate its effectiveness to operations in terms of quality, value creation, and customer satisfaction.

Determine the different types of performance measurements that can be used to measure QuickTrip service-delivery syst

Social Performance of Organizations

According to the textbook, the current world economy is increasingly becoming integrated and interdependent; as a result, the relationship between business and society is becoming more complex. In this assignment, you will be researching a Fortune 500 company from an approved company list provided by your professor. Be sure to check the list before you begin.

Write a four to six (46) page paper in which you:

Specify the nature, structure, and types of products or services of your company, and identify two (2) key factors in the organizations external environment that can affect its success. Provide an explanation to support the rationale.

Suggest five (5) ways in which the primary stakeholders can influence the organizations financial performance. Provide support for the response.

Specify one (1) controversial corporate social responsibility concern associated with your company.

Submit a reference page with at least four (4) quality references tha

Mediation and Moderation

For Week 11, I would like you to apply your knowledge of multivariate correlational studies. Please follow the instructions below carefully and answer all parts of the instructions.

Discussion Post Instructions: In one post, include the following information:

1) Choose two psychological variables whose bivariate relationship is of interest to you. These should be psychological in nature and not just any two variables.

For example, you may be interested in the relationship between intelligence and general life satisfaction. These would both be psychological variables because they measure the mind and/or behavior.

2) Give an example of a potential mediating variable that explains why the bivariate relationship exists between your two variables. Clearly explain your response to demonstrate your understanding of mediation.

For example, I may hypothesize that the mediator between intelligence and general life satisfaction is higher income. Individ

Video Response 1: Chris Hadfield

Video Response 1: Chris Hadfield
After watching the following video, write a response detailing 3 things that stood out to you about the speech. Think of things that influence your experience as an audience member, try to focus on qualities that are not about the content of the speech, but consider things like delivery, visual aids, and other things the speaker has control of. In addition to identifying these speaking qualities, discuss how you could use these behaviors to improve your speech (or how to avoid them). Organize your response using a 2 -3 paragraph format (introduction, point 1, 2, then 3, and conclusion).

Scholarship Essay

Please upload an essay about how a William Paterson University scholarship would influence your education and life goals; Education majors should specifically address why they want to enter the teaching profession.

Please be thoughtful and careful when writing and reviewing your essay. Use this opportunity to tell the committee about yourself, your future goals and aspirations, and why you are deserving of scholarship support. Suggested length: 300-500 words.

I'm a Computer Information Technology major. My Goal is to graduate, find an internship and later find a job in this area to have a career.

Piagets Cognitive Theory

Children And Young People Essay

As we know, the famous theory of cognitive development was found by Jean Piaget. He was born in 1896 (Newkirk, 2009). Newkirk also mentioned that Piaget was a theorists and also a biologist. Besides,the author reported that Piaget did observing his own children and attracted to changes that occured and developed in childrens mind and the factors behind these changes. In addition, Gartrell (2011) also stated that Piagets method by questioning the children is called as clinical method. Children started to develop their understanding through their surrounding based on four stages of cognitive development. As mentioned by Gartrell the stages are the sensorimotor stage, preoperational stage, concrete operational stage and lastly formal operations stage.

WorkShop Plan (Facilitation)

* Prepare your session on the chosen theme according the template Workshop
* Also provide an accompanying word document and write about the following  (up to 400 words) and include references.

1.    Rationale (Reasons) for choosing this issue
2.    Demonstrate how your workshop plan links to the key elements of facilitation covered in lectures, task and process etc
3.    The group (numbers, age profile, gender etc.) for whom you are preparing the session
4.    The materials you will need for your session e.g. flipchart, poster pages, markers etc,
5.    Describe the setting for your workshop, the room set-up

Representational Analysis

Compare and contrast two visual or audio-visual works of art (painting, drawing, photo, sculpture, film, video game, etc.). Utilize the concepts explored in Ch. 3 of Practices of Looking. Consider the representation of social class, race/ethnicity, gender, OR sexuality. You may only choose one approach. Fill in the blank accordingly. How is gender represented in this artifact? Do the artworks define, reinforce, or challenge stereotypes and power dynamics in gender representation? How is the gaze structured around gender?