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What made some projects more difficult than others?

You manage a hotel resort located on the South Beach on the Island of Kauai in Hawaii. You are shifting the focus of your resort from a traditional fun-in-the-sun destination to eco-tourism. (Eco-tourism focuses on environmental awareness and education.) How would you classify the following projects in terms of compliance, strategic, and operational?

Convert the pool heating system from electrical to solar power. Build a 4-mile nature hiking trail. Renovate the horse barn. Launch a new promotional campaign with Hawaii Airlines. Convert 12 adjacent acres into a wildlife preserve. Update all the bathrooms in condos that are 10 years or older. Change hotel brochures to reflect eco-tourism image. Test and revise disaster response plan. Introduce wireless Internet service in café and lounge areas.

How easy was it to….

sing expected value, is it economically better to make or buy the component?

Technotech Engineering has received a onetime contract to design and build10,000 units of a new product. During the proposal process, management felt thatthe new product could be designed and manufactured at a low cost. One of theingredients necessary to build the product was a small component that could bepurchased for $60 in the marketplace, including quantity discounts. Accordingly,management budgeted $650,000 for the purchasing and handling of 10,000components plus scrap.During the design stage, your engineering team informs you that the final designwill require a somewhat higher-grade component that sells for $72 with quantitydiscounts. The new price is substantially higher than you had budgeted for. Thiswill create a cost overrun.You meet with your manufacturing team to see if it can manufacture thecomponent at a cheaper price than buying it from….

Business reputation management

Students are required to analyse the CSR&S activities of a particular business or corporation using publicly available documents from the business e.g. annual reports, CSR Reports, web sites, advertising campaigns etc. Your analysis will include consideration of the business’ CSR&S strategies with respect to:

i. Business reputation management

ii. Risk management

iii. Employee recruitment, motivation and retention

iv. Investor relations and access to capital

v. Learning and innovation

vi. Competitiveness and market positioning

vii. Operational efficiency

viii. Licence to operate.

The student will presents their findings in a written report that could be presented to the business.

Differentiate among the theoretical approaches to healthcare ethics as they relate to the theorists’ perspectives of individuals and their relationships

1. Identify moral dilemmas in healthcare informatics that would best be approached with the use of an ethical decision-making framework, such as the use of smartphones to interact with patients as well as to monitor and assess patient health.2. Discuss the evolving healthcare ethics traditions within their social and historical contexts.3. Differentiate among the theoretical approaches to healthcare ethics as they relate to the theorists’ perspectives of individuals and their relationships.4. Select one of the healthcare ethics theories and support its use in examining ethical issues in healthcare informatics.5. Select one of the healthcare ethics theories and argue against its use in examining ethical issues in healthcare informatics.

Discuss what you feel are the potential benefits of stem cell research for Alzheimer’s patients and their families.

Week 9 discussion prompt.

· “Stem cells are undifferentiated, primitive cells with the ability both to multiply and to differentiate into specific kinds of cells. Stem cells hold the promise of allowing researchers to grow specialized cells or tissue, which could be used to treat injuries or disease (e.g., spinal cord injuries, Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease, diabetes, strokes, burns).” (Slevin, 2010)

· Choose ONE of the following issues and post to its thread with supporting evidence. Respond to two peers who wrote about issues other than the one you chose.

· Discuss what you feel are the potential benefits of stem cell research for Alzheimer’s patients and their families.

· Share your perspective on the stem cell debate regarding donation of surplus embryos to couples for “embryo adoption.”

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How can you help D.M. communicate her wishes to her family?

D.M., a 65-yr-old Asian woman, has breast cancer with metastasis to the liver and bone. The family asks you why their mother is not receiving chemotherapy. They want to make sure that she will be resuscitated should her heart stop. They are aware of her diagnosis and that she only has a few months to live. In morning rounds, you were told that D.M. does not want any more treatment that would prolong her life.

Ethical/Legal Points for Consideration

Although court decisions have varied, legally there is substantial consensus about the right to privacy (a constitutional right), right to informed consent and refusal of treatment, and rights about end-of-life decision making. The Code of Ethics for Nurses addresses the key components in the informed consent process that nurses….

choose ONE (1) of the following family members, Peter, Harriet or Lola to examine using the Clinical Reasoning Cycle (Levitt-Jones, 2018).

The following case study contains the information required to complete Assessment Task 3 in NRSG 138. The case study is used to facilitate your learning and will allow you to apply the key concepts learned in NRSG 138. You are required to use the information below, along with reviewing current, relevant, peer-reviewed nursing literature to answer Assessment Task 3. For the purposes of Assessment Task 3, please choose ONE (1) of the following family members, Peter, Harriet or Lola to examine using the Clinical Reasoning Cycle (Levitt-Jones, 2018). In written essay format you are required to pick ONE (1) member of the Demetriou family and apply the first FOUR (4) phases of the Clinical Reasoning Cycle to demonstrate how a beginning nurse might plan the care of this….

What is the problem and why is this a problem?

Students are required to demonstrate their ability to critically appraise a piece of evidence (i.e. primary research study) provided, highlighting the strengths and weaknesses of the study, at a foundational level. In addition, students are required to discuss factors which may influence the use of this evidence in practice. Purpose and Rationale: This assignment requires you to demonstrate critical appraisal of a published research study. This is a skill central to effective clinical practice and in many instances throughout your career, where you will be required to locate and apply best available evidence to support clinical decisions. Instructions: • You are expected to critically appraise only one of the research studies provided in HLSC122 LEO Assessment Task 3 tile. • The research study should be accessed as a….

Write an essay demonstrating critical analysis and synthesis of the principles of leadership as applied to practice.

Write an essay demonstrating critical analysis and synthesis of the principles of leadership as applied to practice. The purpose of this assessment item is to provide you with an opportunity to explore and demonstrate a critical understanding of the impact of leadership on an area of interest from clinical practice and to critically analyse the related literature. Learning Outcomes 1,2,3, 4,5,6 and 7 are targeted in this assessment. Details: Identify ONE current issue in your workplace you believe requires change. Identify and discuss the leadership attributes and the leadership skills you will draw upon to affect change. When writing your essay, you are required to provide a: – Succinct overview of the issue and its context – Critical analysis of the issue, why change is required and, what….

Identify ONE current issue in your workplace you believe requires change.

Write an essay demonstrating critical analysis and synthesis of the principles of leadership as applied to practice. The purpose of this assessment item is to provide you with an opportunity to explore and demonstrate a critical understanding of the impact of leadership on an area of interest from clinical practice and to critically analyse the related literature. Learning Outcomes 1,2,3, 4,5,6 and 7 are targeted in this assessment. Details: Identify ONE current issue in your workplace you believe requires change. Identify and discuss the leadership attributes and the leadership skills you will draw upon to affect change. When writing your essay, you are required to provide a: – Succinct overview of the issue and its context – Critical analysis of the issue, why change is required and, what….