Operations management class:
Unit 9: Journal
- Qualitative/quantitative/mixed methods
- Forecasting demand
- Forecasting accuracy
Management policy and strategy class:
Unit 9: Leadership, Policy, and Culture Case Study Analysis Paper:
Prepare a case study analysis of Case 9, Defender Direct, Inc.: A Business of Growing Leaders found in the Cases section of your digital book.
Closely follow the Case Study Analysis Template by clicking on the hyperlink. Please utilize this template format for this Assignment. Use titles and subtitles per the format for readability purposes. Focus upon the idea of the company’s strategy-culture relationship and which of the four strategy-culture situations should it implement in order to help move Defender Direct forward. Please include the SWOT Analysis with the four quadrants in the appendix of your paper (after the References page). You can find the SWOT analysis template in Doc Sharing.
Conduct a SWOT Analysis of the case study company’s current strategy-culture relationship. Create a case study analysis focusing on which of the four strategy-culture situations it should implement in order to help move the company forward.
Format The case analysis should be 2--3 written pages in length (not including the formal title page and References page), double-spaced. Ensure that you use correct spelling, grammar, punctuation, mechanics, and usage. The citing of sources (text and list references) should use the current APA format and style.
For assistance with APA format and citation style visit the Kaplan Writing Center. Directions for Submitting Your Project Before you submit your project, you should save your work on your computer in a location and with a name that you will remember. Make sure your Assignment is in the correct file format (Microsoft Word .doc or .docx). Submit y your completed document to the Unit 9 Assignment Dropbox.
Need help with the Dropbox? Click on the Dropbox Guide link under the Academic Tools tab.
You will complete a Journal each week.
Each week, you will work on one aspect that will help you prepare for the course and reflect. Consider this Journal as study notes. This Journal will provide an opportunity to capture new ideas from knowledge gained and record your thoughts throughout the course. This will also give you an opportunity to record questions you may wish to research further in preparation for other assigned work. Please remember that copying and pasting your own notes without revising is a form of self-plagiarism.
Click on the Journal tab at the top of the page to add your first entry. Begin your post with the label: Unit 9: Forecasting.
Research the following topics related to Forecasting:
Select three of the topics listed and compose 3 paragraphs describing the topics (1 paragraph per selected topic) based on the course material and additional research you conduct online. Operations management class: