Essays Tagged: "management techniques"

Management techniques for the red-cocked woodpecker

- -MANAGEMENT TECHNIQUES FOR THERED-COCKADED WOODPECKER ON FEDERAL LANDSSean FraserNRM 304ABSTRACTThe r ... cultural practices create unique problems for federal wildlife managers. This report analyzes three management techniques being used to assess and augment red-cockaded woodpecker populations on federa ... ltiplied in the context of a diminished species abundance (Carter et al., 1989; Jackson, 1986).Land management for wildlife is subject to unique difficulties in the Southeast, as the majority of fores ...

(9 pages) 47 0 4.3 Feb/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Define three modes of entry of companies entering foreign markets. Analyse the advantages and disadvantages of these methods.

he plant is handed over. This type of mode of entry is considered to be an export of technology and management techniques. It is usually found in the chemical, pharmaceutical or petroleum industries, ... ons and policies, risks and trade barriers.Bibliographyoe D. H Holt, K. W Wiggington, International Management, 2nd Edition, Harcourt College.oe M. Mendenhall, B. J Piquett, D. Ricks, Global Managemen ...

(5 pages) 569 1 4.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Question 1) What is Human Resource management and how has it developed?

Human Resource Management (HRM) emerged onto the British managerial scene in the late 1980s (Storey 1995) as a dire ... e 1980s (Storey 1995) as a direct response to new unseen levels of competition which had left other management techniques antiquated. In a fairly short period of time there were many signs that it had ... d around HR decisions or directly contributing to it. For this reason it is very important that top management accept and be involved in HR policy making.Although HRM has only been around some twenty ...

(7 pages) 363 1 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Case Study Analysis Lincoln Electric: Venturing Abroad

ximately 40% of its equity went to the public. James Lincoln, one of the founders, developed unique management techniques that effectively motivated the employees. These management techniques were imp ... re implemented as an unusual (for the era) structure of compensation and benefits called "incentive management". The incentive management system consisted of four key areas: factory jobs based solely ...

(6 pages) 523 0 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

The management techniques used to combat desertification near Beijing, and evaluation of the effectiveness of this effort.

Overall Aim(s) of InvestigationThe two aims of this investigation were to explore the management techniques (primarily reforestation) used to combat desertification in the Huang Yang Tan ... s of each part of the vegetation project being undergone in Zhang Bei.Figure 6: Chart of Vegetation Management Project CostsActivityDescriptionCost (RMB per acre)Planting SeedlingsIncludes seedlings, ... reparationIncludes smoothing of soil and digging of holes70 (7 workers/acre, 10 RMB/worker)Seedling ManagementIncludes cutting and watering and distributing90 (9 workers/acre, 10 RMB/worker)Post-Manag ...

(9 pages) 76 1 3.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

Functions Of Management

d efficient managing involves knowing and understanding the goals and functions of the organization.Management techniques have been refined, tested and written about in great length. There are a great ... all compare two of the current systems that have become popular. In this paper we shall explore two management techniques.Bateman-Snell (2003) breaks down the management system into four main function ...

(4 pages) 140 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Leadership Paper: Sears Services, Inc. (SLS)

plays a major role in making sure the company's managers are well-informed in leadership skills and management techniques, but also in concepts that help to drive overall culture. They are taught tech ... te and individual person within the company. Sears leadership principals are customer focus, change management, drive for results, teamwork, performance management, and diversity inclusiveness.Integri ...

(3 pages) 85 0 5.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Innovated Ways to Corporate Management

nuing company growth from huge corporations to small family-owned companiesEffective strategies and management techniques are essential for company success. With tough competition within the global ma ... al expenses; considering partnership; improving on collecting and receivables; lastly, improve cash management systems.According to Andre J. Sherman, a corporate attorney and strategic advisor at Dick ...

(7 pages) 84 0 3.7 Jan/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Total Quality Management

Defining total quality management [TQM] involves the overall operational process involving all employees of a company, from ... s, from the internal workings of the company to the external final use of the product. TQM includes management spearheading quality processes and filtration of those processes throughout all managemen ... f a company's products and services.Burrill and Ledolter (1999) describe TQM as a holistic business management methodology with all employees sharing the common focus of continuous improvement in ever ...

(4 pages) 204 0 5.0 May/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

History of Management Thought: An Insight to Mary Parker Follett and Peter Drucker

IntroductionManagement has existed since early civilisation. For years, people had been searching for the best m ... ile there may be no singling out of any best methods, Mary Parker Follett and Peter Drucker are two management gurus that were pioneers in their own right and have made significant contributions. We h ... utions. We hence take immense pride in analysing their contributions and comparing them. While some management practices in the modern day context have to be carried out differently as compared to tho ...

(20 pages) 157 0 0.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Pig And Python

rd and Johnson, 'The One Minute Manager' and Daniels', 'Bringing Out the Best in People' we see how management strategies are the central priority of any organization. In both essays good management i ... we see that the environment and the skills that the employees represent, reflect the skills of the management within that company. However, differences do occur, such as style of management, techniqu ...

(2 pages) 9 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

What is management?

When regarding the word of management, some words relevant to management flash into my mind: style of management, management th ... nd: style of management, management thought, business management, manager, etc. When the process of management is performed by human beings, people show their varied styles of management based on thei ... their decisions and solutions in their organizations. Not only managers embrace different styles of management, but also the style of management of government in different countries can be anywhere on ...

(8 pages) 108 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

Morgan Williams PLC

new technologies, mergers, major collaborations, "rightsizing", new programs such as Total Quality Management, re-engineering, etc. Some experts refer to organizational transformation. Often this ter ... h the effort to achieve the vision, as well.1.4.3. Developing Political SupportThis phase of change management is often overlooked, yet it is the phase that often stops successful change from occurrin ...

(44 pages) 49 1 5.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

The Four Functions of Management

PAGE \* MERGEFORMAT �1� Running Head: Week One Individual PaperThe Four Functions Of ManagementSanjeet Kaur SinghManagement 330University of PhoenixAbstractThe four functions of managem ... stronger more effective teams. Planning, organizing, leading, and controlling are the functions of management. These function activities must be performed by all managers regardless of their industry ...

(5 pages) 100 1 3.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

Overview of Cash Management MBA 503

Cash management involves controlling the cash flow (cash receipts in and cash payments out) of a firm to ... out) of a firm to minimize nonearning cash balances (Block-Hirt, 2004). According to A Handbook of Management Techniques (2008 ) the purpose of managing cash is to ensure that there is enough cash an ... g needs without tying up funds needed elsewhere or relying too heavily on short-term financing.Cash management requires continuous monitoring and must involve immediate and responsive decision making ...

(7 pages) 124 0 1.8 Jun/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

FMC Aberdeen

River facility. He sent a team of employees to visit the FMC Aberdeen plant to study the different management techniques used by the plant manager there. After listening to the team he wondered if th ... 00 employees and no union. Aberdeen is located in South Dakota.Both facilities are owned by FMC and management is allowed the freedom to run their facilities the way they want. They both had FMC’ ...

(8 pages) 82 0 1.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Functions of Management Paper

Functions of Management � PAGE �6� Functions of Management PaperNeresa ClarkeUniversity Of P ... ent PaperNeresa ClarkeUniversity Of PhoenixMGT 330Sharon Donnelly MBASeptember 11, 2008Functions of Management PaperOrganizations need to continually grow and change in order to survive in today's com ... ns need to continually grow and change in order to survive in today's complex business environment. Management's role is to continually build and maintain the organization they work for. Management is ...

(4 pages) 61 0 0.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

550/Lawrence Sport Working Capital Strategies

e capital, most companies rely on a mix of short-term financing, accounts receivable, and effective management techniques to maintain liquidity.The most common working capital strategy is for the comp ... al resources from outside the organization can help the organization succeed.Cash Flow AnalysisCash management techniques can vary from business to business and industry to industry. Good working capi ...

(24 pages) 356 0 5.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Cash Management for a Healthy Business

IntroductionOne of the most critical functions of a firm's financial manager is that of cash management. Cash is considered the business's lifeblood. Managed well, a company will remain healthy ... to manage the cash a firm has, along with the most efficient ways to obtain cash as needed.If cash management techniques and short-term financing are not considered important issues, then the busines ...

(8 pages) 40 0 5.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Analysis of Capital Budgeting Decision: NPV, IRR and Pay-back

increase in inventory and thus, there will be an increase in the revenues from the sales.Inventory ManagementA substantial amount of funds is to be excluded from the inventories as they are maintaine ... he inventories efficiently and effectively. A firm may fail completely if it neglects the inventory management. This will also create a threat to the long-run profitability of the firm. The calculatio ...

(8 pages) 76 0 0.0 Dec/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting