Sustainability is an important ethical and environmental issue in purchasing. Describe one material, product, or service that can contribute to sustainability in a project you have been involved with,
or in your current organization. Describe how these decisions enable the organization to avoid violations in terms of environmental issues.
If you were leading Dell, what specific measures of performance would you incorporate into your strategic management plans? Also, based on the guidelines for proper control, what components would you include in the control system? In an 800-1200 word paper, summarize your thoughts with supporting information retrieved from the Dell website and scholarly articles accessed from the library.
Case Study: Nike and Sweatshop Labor (50 points)
Download and read the attached case study from the sixth edition of your textbook, International Financial Management:
Nike and Sweatshop Labor (see attached file)
Then answer the following questions (found also at the end of the case study):
Do you think the criticism of Nike is fair, considering that the host countries are in dire needs of creating jobs?
What do you think Nike’s executives might have done differently to prevent the sensitive charges of sweatshop labor in overseas factories?
Do firms need to consider the so-called corporate social responsibilities in making investment decisions?
Your paper should be 2-3 pages long and well written. Support your answers using at least two professional sources (for the entire assignment) in addition to the textbook. Note that written assignments must have a title page, section headers, introduction, conclusion, and reference page. CSU-Global guidelines for APA are required.
Use a critical approach to Heracles and fullfill the requirement of examining his representation in two texts, one Classical (Greek or Roman), and one modern Young Adult. Formatted in times new roman 12pt. font, double spaced, with one inch margins, must have original title and a works cited page. 7 sources used and cited within paper. 1st paragraph needs topic sentence.
Activity Instructions: Essay on the Objectives of Management Accounting
Write an essay describing how cost-volume-profit analysis, sensitivity analysis, breakeven analysis, and regression analysis assist with management decisions. Include a discussion of the information each of these analyses provides and the specific cost management objectives and decisions such information helps facilitate.
Your Activity responses should be both grammatically and mechanically correct, and formatted in the same fashion as the Activity itself. If there is a Part A, your response should identify a Part A, etc. In addition, you must appropriately cite all resources used in your response and document in a bibliography using APA style. (100 points) (A 3-page response is required.)