Presentation without Equipment
Topic: Review an ethical case related to the banking industry that occurred within the last ten years. Discuss why it happened; how it should have been resolved; and what could have prevented it.
Topic: Research a court case involving a class action lawsuit and analyze the findings.
Topic: Lean manufacturing is a management technique which seeks to use the smallest possible amount of resources for the biggest gain. Lean manufacturing entails making production processes as efficient as they can be, reducing waste and improving customer service. By adopting software to implement lean manufacturing techniques, firms across the world have demonstrated that huge savings can be realized. The presentation must include the first bulleted item below and one or more aspects from the four additional bullets.
- Description of the lean manufacturing practice and its efficiencies to the company (Required)
- Stakeholder engagement
- Environmental management systems
- Reporting and disclosure
- Life cycle analysis
Topic: The American business model and the European business model differ regarding corporate culture and practices regarding work/life balance. The United States has some of the longest working hours and some of the shortest paid vacation leave. The European business model includes shorter working hours, and employees are typically provided between four and six weeks paid vacation. Be prepared to argue the positive, that the European business model is a better corporate culture than the United States business model; and be prepared to argue the negative, that the European business model is not a better corporate culture than the United States business model.
Topic: Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. operates in the highly competitive restaurant industry and “…primarily develops, operates, and franchises casual-dining restaurants and fast-casual restaurants in North America and focuses on serving an imaginative selection of high quality gourmet burgers in a fun environment welcoming to guests of all ages” (Red Robin 10K, February 19, 2016). The first Red Robin was opened in Seattle, Washington in 1969, and Reb Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. was formed in 2001. Utilize a subset of the following strategic tools to develop a recommended strategy to take advantage of the strengths of Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. or negate the weaknesses of Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. You will present the recommended strategy and the analysis utilized to develop the strategy. Tool options include but are not limited to:
- External Analysis: Macro Environment, Industry Environment, Competitive Analysis.
- Internal Analysis: Financial Analysis, Value Chain Analysis, SWOT Analysis.
- Strategy Formulation: Vision, Mission, Goals, Objective Analysis, Market Demands Analysis, Business Strategy Options Development.
- Strategy Recommendation.
- Strategic Recommendation Implementation Issues.