Business and Management

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  • Impact on the various stakeholders by a new ERP system


    Upgrading the ERP System of DJ Ltd

    DJ Ltd is a multinational or large company that is considering a complete replacement of its current old ERP system with a contemporary technology. The management is deliberating on outsourcing the new ERP system. In order to be successful in this project, the company has asked you, as an Accounting Information System Analyst, to carry out a research based on the following

    – Critically evaluate, using examples where appropriate, the impact on the various stakeholders that the new ERP system may have and any actions that DJ Ltd can take to curtail any potential negative effects of this change

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  • Necessity of International Business


    Necessity of International Business

    Why International Financial Management is Important for the Firms that engage in International Necessary Business???

    8 pgs

  • A Sad Tale: The Demise of Arthur Anderson


    A Sad Tale: The Demise of Arthur Anderson

    This is a summary of “A Sad Tale: The Demise of Arthur Anderson,” an accounting firm established in 1918 led by Arthur Andersen an acknowledged man of principle. In the early ’90s, the company became a subject of an investigation by the department of justice because of their unscrupulous financial practices. Arthur Anderson Accounting Firm, one of the five industry leaders, was based on high ethical principle and integrity which eventually was destroyed by unethical practices and behavior.

    Team C’s task is to discuss the mistakes made by Arthur Anderson and to look at the potential actions leadership could have taken to avoid the failure of the organization.

  • Concept Review Video


    Watch the “Concept Review Video: Working Capital Management” video located in theWileyPLUS Assignment: Week 3 Videos Activity.

    Discuss strategies these business owners used to manage their working capital.

    Write a 350-700 word summary of your discussion.


  • Your Business Structure


     Business Structures

    Watch the “Your Business Structure” and “Corporate Business Structures” videos on the Electronics Reserve Readings page.

    Identify the different business structures.

    Write a 350 to 700 word explanation of how each business structure might and might not be advantageous.


  • Unfair Dismissal: Cases


    Unfair Dismissal: Cases

    The impact of job satisfaction and employee turnover affects the overall performance of an organisation. In the contemporary business environment unfair dismissal claims have been an issue since ages. This issue not only harms an organisation’s reputation but also hampers employee motivation. This assignment describes dismissals and the situations where a dismissal is considered to be an unfair dismissal. It reviews different views of different authors and different theories related to dismissals such as the psychological contract and organisational justice theory. Further it discusses major issue for the future such as outsourcing, technological developments, voluntary exit, involuntary exit, organisational restructuring and motivated exit. This assignment has shown various organisational examples (denoted by Ex) for better understanding about the topic.

    Table of Contents:


    • Introduction 1
      • Dismissal 1
      • Unfair Dismissal 1
        • Types of Unfair Dismissals                                                                2
          • Wrongful Dismissal 2
          • Constructive Dismissal                                                          2
          • Automatically Unfair Dismissal 2
        • Detailed discussion about the grounds for fair & unfair dismissal 3
        • Constituents of unfair dismissal 6
      • Consequences of unfair dismissal                                                            7
        • Impact on Psychological Contract 7
        • Economical Impact 7
        • Impact on Organisation Environment                                                             8
      • Major Issues of the Future 9
        • Recent trends in termination              9
        • Technological Development            10
        • Organisational Restructuring            10
        • Outsourcing                                                                                               10
        • Collective Bargaining                                                                                   11
      • Conclusion            11
      • Recommendation            12
      • List of References            13
      • Bibliography            18

    List of Figures:

    Fig.1 Grounds for Fair Dismissal                                                                                                3

    Fig.2 The Psychological Contract                                                                                                7

    Fig.3 Organisational Justice Model                                                                                 8

    Fig.4 The Dismissal Decision Model                                                                               12

  • Different schools of thought on Strategy


    Different schools of thought on Strategy

    The purpose of this assignment is to learn about strategy, strategic management, the levels of strategy and the considerations that should be made before crafting the perfect strategy. In order to learn about these topics, various perceptions of authors such as Richard Whittington and Henry Mintzberg has been analyzed critically in order to check its synchronization with contemporary strategic issues. This assignment includes comparisons between the ten schools of strategic formulation recommended by Mintzberg which consist of three prescriptive and seven descriptive schools. Four perspectives towards strategy suggested by Richard Whittington is also included in this assignments. Analysis has shown that review of these topics is necessary in order to craft a perfect strategy as diverse ideas might emerge from the employees of an organisation, and one of them could be the one that would completely change the future of the company and take it to a very high level.

    Table of Contents


    1.0 Introduction                                                                                                                      1

    2.0 Discussion and comparison of Mintzberg’s ten schools of strategy formulation           2

    3.0 Whittington’s perspectives of strategy                                                                            7

    4.0 Conclusion                                                                                                                                    8

    5.0 List of references                                                                                                              9

    6.0 Bibliography                                                                                                                      10

    List of Tables:

    Table: 1) Comparison Chart of the ten schools of thought                                                   6

    Table:2) The classification of the Ten schools of Mintzberg under

    Whittington’s Strategic Perspectives                                                                     8

  • Comparison of strategy between Nike and Adidas


    Comparison of strategy between Nike and Adidas

    The purpose of this assignment is to learn about strategy and strategic management by comparing the strategies of two companies from the same industry. The strategies of Nike and Adidas have been compared from the textile industry. Nike and Adidas both specialize in footwear, apparel and accessories and their competition is intense as Nike is the market leader and Adidas is the market challenger. The topics in this assignment cover critical incidents of both Nike and Adidas that occurred in the past and the comparison between both their strategies as well their future plans. This assignment shows us the influence the strategy has on the success or failure of companies and how companies craft sustainable strategies that help them to retain their position in the market.

    Table of Contents


    1.0 Introduction                                                                                                                      1

    2.0 Literature review                                                                                                             1

    3.0 Backgrounds of Nike and Adidas                                                                                     2

    3.1 Company overview of Nike                                                                                                          2

    3.2 Company overview of Adidas                                                                                          2         

    4.0 Critical Incidents that occurred in the past                                                                     3

    4.1 Critical incidents that affected Nike                                                                                3

    4.2 Critical incidents that affected Adidas                                                                             5

    5.0 Comparison of the strategies of the companies                                                               8

    5.1 Strategies of Nike                                                                                                             8

    5.2 Strategies of Adidas                                                                                                         9

    5.3 Comparison of the strategies of Nike and Adidas                                                                       11

    6.0 Future plans of Nike and Adidas                                                                                      13

    7.0 Conclusion                                                                                                                                    14

    8.0 List of references                                                                                                              14

    9.0 Bibliography                                                                                                                     17

  • Impact of internal environment on international marketing research plan


    Impact of internal environment on international marketing research plan

    This assignment is about the impact of international environment on the marketing research plan. The external environment, such as marketing environment, economic environment, political environment, technological environment and socio-cultural environment, varies from country to country. These factors affect the marketing research plan compelling it to customize according to the need of the foreign country. Japan has been chosen to illustrate the differences in the marketing research plan, more accurately. This assignment also includes the changes required in the marketing research methodology, due to the external environmental factors, while conducting marketing research in Japan.

    Table of Contents


    1.0 Introduction                                                                                                                                               1

    2.0 International Marketing Research                                                                                                    1

    3.0 The Difference between domestic & international Marketing Research                        3

    3.1 Economic Environment                                                                                                                          3

    3.2 Political and Legal Environment                                                                                                        4

    3.3 Market Environment                                                                                                                              4

    3.4 Technological Environment                                                                                                                 4

    3.5 Socio-cultural Environment                                                                                                                 4

    4.0 The impact of international environment on the Marketing research plan                    5

    5.0 Conclusion                                                                                                                                                  6

    6.0 Bibliography                                                                                                                                               7

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