Case Study Research of SHRM (workforce planning) of Ramsay Health Care

Background information on the problem The problem of ageing workforce is becoming a critical issue of management in Australia. Most organizations in Australia are getting overwhelmed by the issue of a rise in the number of ageing employees. Approximately a third of Ramsay Health Care employees are over 50 years. This denotes the likelihood of […]

Residual Analysis

Introduction Bilinga being a growing suburb in Sydney, it requires various commercial buildings to cater for the needs of the growing population. The area has a site has been identified as viable for the construction of commercial building that is compliant with environmental sustainability. This construction will involve the conversion of the existing building into […]

TAL Apparel Limited: Stepping Up the Value Chain

What are the benefits to retailers of adopting TAL’s VMI system? The TAL VMI system is beneficial to retailers because they can make replenishment inventory decisions on behalf of consumers. The VMI system also allows retailer to initiate purchase order transactions. Under normal circumstances, the buyer would have to initiate such a transaction. Through the […]

Benefits Offered by the Introduction of the Textile Alliance Limited Vendor Managed Inventory

TAL Apparel Limited: Stepping Up Value Chain The case study will look at benefits offered by the introduction and use of the Textile Alliance Limited (TAL) Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) by retailers. Also, the viability of VMI system as a strategic resource for TAL will be analyzed. Also, the obstacles that might stand in VMI’s […]

Natureview Farm: Problem Case

Introduction Natureview is facing a rather daunting challenge ever since its inception in 1989. The farm’s attempt to maintain its profitability saw the hiring of Jim Wagner as chief financial officer whose central role was to formulate and implement strategies that would ensure continued growth in profits. It is in this regard that Wagner’s recommendation […]

Why there are Few Women in Telecommunications Industry in Europe and Middle East

Introduction A decade into the 21st century, women in nearly all progressive countries across the world continue to be disadvantaged in their careers relative to men. Despite sustained efforts by governments and industry to promote gender equality in the workplace, women persist to experience occupational segregation, wage disparities, fewer promotions, and less significant wage increases […]

Heineken: A Company and a Brand

Introduction Marketing involves many areas that include selling, advertising, packaging, transporting, marketing research and much more. A business organization must sell products to survive and to grow. The marketing concept states that an organization should try to provide products that satisfy customers’ needs through a coordinated set of activities. The major aim of the marketing […]

The Burger Boy

The case study is about a fast food restaurant experiencing several problems that have affected its productivity. Workers have different responsibilities. However, due to the absence of two employees, some of them are forced to work more. The problems are indicative of the poor working conditions at fast food restaurants. Employees are poorly compensated even […]

Where Kittyhawk Failed: The Case of Disruptive Technologies

Disruptive technologies have always been a very dubious concept, clearly promoting further evolution of technological thought, on the one hand, and blocking the development of the current technological advances, on the other hand. Perhaps, one of the most notorious cases of disruptive technologies affecting the current market and ruining the opportunities of promising technologies to […]

Lotus Rental on Alternative Fuel Vehicles

Introduction Alternative fuel vehicles are automobiles that do not rely on petroleum-derived fuels or partly depend on them. They may include hybrid electric vehicles, battery electrics, solar powered vehicles, dimethyl ether automobiles, biofuel, nitrogen and hydrogen-powered cars. Lotus rental should only consider these products if the demand for the fleet exceeds the costs incurred to […]

Cost Effective and Sustainable Practices for Project Construction in the UAE

Rational The construction industry is a major sector of the economy that impacts heavily on the livelihoods of many people. UAE is a region that has witnessed tremendous growth in the construction industry. This industry employees many immigrants and make use of resources from different parts of the world (Weber, 2005). As a result, several […]

Volvo Management

Introduction Organizations are part and parcel of every society. This is because human beings are involved in the process of forming organizations with the aim of attaining certain objectives. In essence, human beings are social animals who have the tendency of organizing and ensuring that their affairs are managed within their anticipated objectives. This is […]

Leadership Challenges

Abstract This case study paper explores the challenges faced by leaders in different organizations. The characters of unethical charismatic leaders, which make them withstand critics and have avid followers, are highlighted in the first case study. In addition, factors that limit the board of directors and the chief executive, in making of decision that influence […]

Oligopoly Industry

Introduction This assignment is a discussion on the topic of marketing. In the discussion, attention is given to the oligopoly industry and its key features. This will be illustrated using the oil industry which comprises firms which do the business of oil and gas. The discussion also looks at the concept of price fixing by […]

Nestlé’s Outsourcing Issues

Contemporary global markets obligate companies seek the best available services to enable them retain and have competitive advantages through effective customer service. Organizations are nowadays forced to compete internationally with the severe competition in interlinked markets, which have resulted in a convergence of customer demands. Consequently, Nestle SA, a Swiss based intercontinental corporation, has managed […]

Decision Making: Starbucks Transformational Experience

Starbucks Historical Background Howard Schultz was among the founders of Starbucks. He transformed the entire community into an upscale cultural phenomenon by introducing a legendary product. At Seattle Pike Place, Gerald Baldwin, Gordon Bowker and Zier Siegl were among the pioneers who opened a small coffee shop by 1971. It specialized in selling Arabica beans […]

Facebook Strategy

From its humble beginning in a college room, facebook has managed to be one of the leading social media sites in the world. It is thought to have surpassed Myspace.com in terms of unique customer visits and registered users. Its growth though not rapid, has been steadily rising. A number of strategies could have assisted […]

Significance of social media in business operations

Introduction Background to the study Contemporarily, change is one of the most constant elements that businesses have to take into account in the course of their operations. This assertion highlights why the past few decades have been characterised by profound social, economic, and technological transformations emanating from external market forces such as political, economic, technological, […]

Broadway Training Partners

Introduction Broad way training partners is an incredibly well established corporation in the corporate market. It offers several training courses including management skills, technical skills and executive training. As a result of the steady gain in the number of clients, broadway Training Partners has decided to develop new training centre to accommodate this rise in […]

Prevalence of High Power Distance Among Indian Workers in the United Arab Emirates

Background The cross cultural issue under analysis is the prevalence of high power distance among Indian workers in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The Indian immigrant population is one of the largest in the UAE. However, because the emirates have a high representation of foreigners, Indian employees tend to experience difficulties at work that stem […]

Innovation in Brazil

Innovation is increasingly becoming a fundamental aspect in the development of the modern world. Apart from development of services and products for purposes of improving quality, innovation also involves new business systems, processes and methods of management, all of which present a very significant impact on business productivity and development. As it would be observed, […]

Allure Cruise Line

Introduction The purpose of this case study is to discuss market entry strategies of Allure Cruise Line, the main competitors of this company in new markets, positioning strategy, and the difference between Allure and other companies. Company Overview Allure Cruise Line is a small company in the North America, which started its journey in 1993 […]

Shuzworld Company

Workflow at Shuzworld (Discussion and Recommendations) Shuzworld’s case embraces the aspects of workflow. This section of the paper discusses the workflow provisions and provides appropriate recommendations applicable in this context. This will ensure credible workflow augmentation in the Shuzworld Company with specific reference to Chinese plants. For example, the workflow in the production system is […]

Third-Party Intervention at Lincoln Hospital

Abstract Labour turnover is one of the controllable, but unavoidable situations in any organisation. For example, where labour turnover is caused by workplace conflicts, proper management of such inconsistencies is required. If the situation is not tackled, employment turnover due to destructive workplace conflicts might have serious effects on the performance of an organisation both […]

Thomas Green Case

Introduction The case of Thomas Green is, perhaps, one of the most graphic examples of a communication process going wrong because of a wrong leadership approach adopted and the lack of conflict management skills demonstrated by all parties involved. Despite the fact that some of the ideas that Green voiced during the meeting seemed rational, […]

Airline Revenue Management Strategy, Business Model and Implantation: Kuwait Airways

Project details Project title Airline Revenue Management Strategy, Business model and Implantation, a Case Study Analysis of Kuwait Airways Abstract/summery Fierce competition became eminent in the airline industry from the time when this industry became deregulated in the year 1978. In fact, the fierce competition has made each airway to strive towards achieving competitive edge […]

The Role of Line Manager in Enhancing Employees’ Performance in Google

Introduction One of the areas currently being accentuated by organisations’ management is ways through which employees’ performances, engagements and commitments can be enhanced. In fact, most organisations focus on how they can improve their employees’ commitments to jobs and attainment of goals as well as the motivation of workforce to perform beyond expectations (Schuler, 2002). […]

Suzuki Media Plan

Background Suzuki began operations 105 years ago by producing weaving looms to the silk industry in Japan. Twenty years later, Michio Suzuki had to patent his products to prevent replication. During this period, he managed to protect over 120 machineries and exported most of his inventions to other countries. Since the 1900’s Suzuki has improved […]

ISO standards implementation on TQM strategies at Sheik Khalifa Hospital

Research background Total quality management is critical in monitoring the efficiency and proactive organisational culture in line with the objective, goals, and mission of such an organisation. Quality improvement facilitates sustainable and optimal use of resources in service delivery. Sheik Khalifa Hospital has been in operation for more than three decades. The hospital is government-owned […]

Exit Strategy

TCH realises the importance of having a built-in exit strategy for the company’s Tropical Health Drink. This is because of the fact that uncertain business environments may either hinder future commercialisation of the product or make it gain immense market share to a point of wanting to sell the product line to more established businesses […]

Ducor Chemical Company

This is a case study analysis of Ducor Chemical Company, and it helps in understanding the mechanisms or strategies that can aid in collaborative working relationships among various managers involved in the implementation of a project. This case study is a clear indication of the effects of poor working relations between the project manager and […]

Development Plan for MSF and Frank Dale Food Company

Executive Summary This reflective report involves an examination of the experiences encountered in the process of undertaking consultancy projects at MSF Company and Frank Dale Company. The report examines how one can learn from experiences by adopting a structured reflection approach. Subsequently, the report is based on two main models of reflection, which include the […]