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discuss the changing work environment in terms of the COVID-19 pandemic.

THB3116 Work-Integrated Project Assignment One: 1500 words Task Description Students are required to analyse and evaluate the changing work environment in terms of the COVID-19 pandemic for an Tourism or Hospitality or Events Organisation. ? Discuss the implications of COVID-19 on the work environment. ? Analyse the workflow processes change, and its concerns. ? Identify the new employability skills that are required in the Tourism and Hospitality sector. ? Reflect on research evidences such as concepts, models, theories learned in the BTHM programme. In the first 2 weeks of intensive preparation, students think of themselves as active contributors to their potential T & H organisation by identifying changes in the macro or microenvironment within the tourism and hospitality industry which affect the host organisation. In this intensive preparation….

Discuss the main features involved in this case.

Mr. and Mrs. Sharma went to Woodlands Apparel to buy a shirt. Mr. Sharma did not read the price tag on the piece selected by him. At the counter, while making the payment he asked for the price. Rs. 950 was the answer.Meanwhile, Mrs. Sharma, who was still shopping came back and joined her husband. She was glad that he had selected a nice black shirt for himself. She pointed out that there was a 25% discount on that item. The counter person nodded in agreement. Mr. Sharma was thrilled to hear that “It means the price of this shirt is just Rs. 712. That’s fantastic”, said Mr. Sharma. He decided to buy one more shirt in blue color.In no time, he returned with the second shirt and….

Describe your philosophy of education.

What if? Hypothetical situation questions allow the interviewer to determine values, and to determine if the interviewee has orderly thought processes. Describe your philosophy of education. This he.lps the interviewer hear what the interviewee hopes his students will learn and how she has integrated the philosophy into teaching. How would you set up a program (such as reading)? Look for one-to-one student-teacher communication, a set of checks and balances for assessing master~ p_l~ to monitor the plan, where to seek resources, how to accommodate individual differences in students. What are your weaknesses? Look for an admission that anyone can learn and an indication that the interviewee does not think she knows everything. Define the principal’s role. Look for those applicants who perceive the principal as fulfilling multiple roles….

Contrast and compare two child development theories.

Contrast and compare two child development theories. (1500 words)

Sample Assessment Detail

Contrast and compare two child development theories.

Theories may include:

o Jean Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development;

o Jerome Bruner’s Interactionist Approach;

o Urie Bronfenbrenner’s Ecological Model;

o Erik Erikson’s theory of Psychosocial Development;

o Howard Gardner’s Multiple Intelligence Theory;

o Lev Vygotsky’s Sociocultural Theory;

o Maria Montessori’s view on Social Development and its impact on learning;

o Loris Malaguzzi’s Socio-cultural Theory;

o Rudolf Steiner’s Developmental Theory.

Describe on the penetration so far giving the necessary role that IRA & RBA need to actively take so that this penetration gets to a better level.

Assume that you have been an insurance agent for some few years in Kenya. During the latest awards gala at the Carnivore Grounds in Nairobi. A total of 29,591 life insurance policies that generated a total of Sh2.3 billion in annual premiums were sold by 492 agents during the year. In the general insurance, a total of 3,054 policies with a Sh57 million value were sold by 43 sales agents. You won the Life Insurance new business agents award from the Association of Kenya Insurers (AKI) having sold 54 policies valued at Sh101.7 million. From such a tremendous insurance sales work, the Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA) in collaboration with the Retirement Benefit Authority (RBA) has got to contract you to be their field advisor on the matters concerning….

Describe on the penetration so far giving the necessary role that IRA & RBA need to actively take so that this penetration gets to a better level.

Assume that you have been an insurance agent for some few years in Kenya. During the latest awards gala at the Carnivore Grounds in Nairobi. A total of 29,591 life insurance policies that generated a total of Sh2.3 billion in annual premiums were sold by 492 agents during the year. In the general insurance, a total of 3,054 policies with a Sh57 million value were sold by 43 sales agents. You won the Life Insurance new business agents award from the Association of Kenya Insurers (AKI) having sold 54 policies valued at Sh101.7 million. From such a tremendous insurance sales work, the Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA) in collaboration with the Retirement Benefit Authority (RBA) has got to contract you to be their field advisor on the matters concerning….

Do you believe that stock prices will decline if the economy strengthens and interest rates rise?

Stock Market Analysis

This problem requires an understanding of the different methods for valuing stocks. As a stock portfolio manager, you spend most of your day searching for stocks that appear to be undervalued. In the last few days, you have received information about two stocks that you are assessing, Olympic stock and Kenner stock. Many stock analysts believe that these stocks are undervalued because their price-earnings ratios are lower than the industry average. Olympic, Inc., has a PE ratio of 6 versus an industry PE ratio of 8. Its stock price declined recently in response to an announcement that its quarterly earnings would be lower than expected because of expenses from recent restructuring. The restructuring is expected to improve Olympic’s future performance, but its earnings will take….

Estimate the cost of equity.

Please fill your answer in the blank box found below: You have run a regression of returns of Devonex, a machine tool manufacturer against the S&P500 index using monthly returns over the last years and arrived at the following regression equation: ReturnDevonex = 0.3% +1.6* ReturnS&P500 a) The stock had a Jensen’s alpha of – 0.1% (on monthly basis) over this period. 1) Has the stock beaten the market? (1 mark) 2) Estimate the monthly Rf during the last 5 years. (2 marks) b) If the standard error of the regression beta is 0.5. Estimate the range for the regression beta at a 67% confidence interval. (2 marks) c) If the market risk premium is 5.5%, the tax rate is 40% and Devonex’s bonds are A rated, and….

Recommend specific objectives for the internal audit department related to the aims of the department.

As the newly appointed finance director of a quoted company, you have just been asked by the Chairman to advise on the effectiveness of the existing internal control department. The chairman explained that internal audit has been established in the company for many years. The chief internal auditor, who has held this post for many years, has reported directly to the chairman. He has always had a right of access to the Board and since the establishment of an Audit Committee, has worked closely with that committee. However, there had been increasing friction in recent years between the chief internal auditor and your predecessor as finance director. Internal audit was regarded by your predecessor as expensive, slow, cumbersome, and ineffective. The Chief Internal Auditor has seen the internal….

explain how performance of the internal audit department against each of its objectives, could be evaluated and provide for each objective an example of a performance measure that could assist in this.

As the newly appointed finance director of a quoted company, you have just been asked by the Chairman to advise on the effectiveness of the existing internal control department. The chairman explained that internal audit has been established in the company for many years. The chief internal auditor, who has held this post for many years, has reported directly to the chairman. He has always had a right of access to the Board and since the establishment of an Audit Committee, has worked closely with that committee. However, there had been increasing friction in recent years between the chief internal auditor and your predecessor as finance director. Internal audit was regarded by your predecessor as expensive, slow, cumbersome, and ineffective. The Chief Internal Auditor has seen the internal….