do you think that these five classes are the most important classes, or would you have chosen other classes such as age, sexual orientation, etc.? 

Respond Discussion
The Civil Rights Act of 1964 was created to protect against discrimination what Congress considered to be the five most important classes of persons needing protection. These classes came to be known as the “Big Five” and included Race, Color, Sex, Religion, and National Origin. 
Respond to the Questions below: Write 200-300 words. Using APA style and reference. 
 Do you think that these five classes are the most important classes, or would you have chosen other classes such as Age, Sexual Orientation, etc.?  Explain and defend whether you are in agreement or not.

 american airlines and british airways are proposing to merge.

 
 American Airlines and British Airways are proposing to merge. If British pilots and American pilots are represented by different unions, how would this merger affect airline costs?
[Your post must be substantive and demonstrate insight gained from the course material. Postings must be in the student’s own words – do not provide quotes!]
 [Your initial post should be at least 450+ words and in APA format (including Times New Roman with font size 12 and double spaced). Post the actual body of your paper in the discussion thread then attach a Word version of the paper for APA review]

No plagiarism means copying off online.

 
NO PLAGIARISM MEANS COPYING OFF ONLINE. GIVE REFERENCES/CITATIONS AND QUOTATIONS 
This is the research paper DISSERTATION you are going to write about. 
At least 42 pages which INCLUDE everything below
I have an example of how this writing should look
THE COVER LETTER SHOULD BE THE SAME WAY. 

Open Questions – Draft a formal response to the following assessment questions,

Open Questions – Draft a formal response to the following assessment questions, justifying and arguing your answers. 
1) Consider a small manufacturing company that have a continuous growth in the last four years, therefore they are contemplating to implement their first information system. Which information system do you think would be most appropriate for them? And why do you believe they should implement an information system and not to continue as until now?
2) Let’s suppose two B2B medium services company that are merging and will relocate all operations to a new headquarters in a single location. Each company has an ERP implemented, one of them a CRM system, and the other a KM system. What would be your proposal of information systems map to integrate both companies? Which option you would raise for the data, in term of information systems? 
3)You are the CIO of an ongoing company that has three factories in three different countries in Europe with an ERP and a CRM implemented. The Steering Committee has decided to implement an additional information system in the company: a Knowledge Management System. Does the company have to make any changes to the current information systems they already have? Does the company have to make any changes to the current information technologies they have? 
4) An ecommerce platform has the following characteristics: annual revenue of 70M€, 250 employees, 12.000 unique references in stock, and 350.000 customers located worldwide. They have contracted the IT consulting company where you are working to select their new CRM system. Their main system is SAP with Microsoft SQL Server as its DBMS (Database Management System), implemented in their own servers. What of the CRM systems available on the market would you propose? What would be an estimate of the investment (TCO) of its implementation? What would be the value generated for the company?
Wordcount: between 2500-3000 words
It assesses the following learning outcomes:
• Outcome 1: evaluate the impact of different types of information systems common in today’s businesses
• Outcome 2: examine data resources that companies access to build effective infrastructures to manage information systems and digital technologies

Financial Laws and Regulations Submit a Narrated PowerPoint Presentation incorpo

Financial Laws and Regulations
Submit a Narrated PowerPoint Presentation incorporating answers to the questions below.
The PowerPoint should have a title page and reference page, and address all of the required questions. The narration of your PowerPoint lends itself to summarized bullet points that you can narrate to address each question. 
**A summary is required at the end of your Presentation**
What are five elements pertaining to the establishment of a false claim under the False Claims Act?
HIPAA privacy standards were designed to accomplish what three broad objectives? Explain each.
Stark II laws prohibit physician referrals to entities in which the physician has a financial relationship. What are 10 specific designated health services (DHS) for which referrals by physicians who have financial relationships with the entity providing the DHS are prohibited?
Discuss the following:
Qui tam
HIPAA Privacy Rule
EMTALA
Compliance programs
HSM 340 Mini Course Projects (3)HSM 340 Mini-Course Projects (3)CriteriaRatingsPtsThis criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeQualityPresentation is clear, concise, professional, and easy to follow along per each question being addressed.30 ptsFull Marks0 ptsNo Marks30 pts
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeProfessionalismPresentation has an appropriate and professional conclusion.30 ptsFull Marks0 ptsNo Marks30 pts
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeProject FormatPresentation contains no spelling, grammar, typographical or formatting errors, graphics and any charts are clear and legible. Writing quality is excellent – clear, organized and professional.30 ptsFull Marks0 ptsNo Marks30 pts
Total Points: 90 

Primary Task Response: Within the Discussion Board area, write 300–500 words tha

Primary Task Response: Within the Discussion Board area, write 300–500 words that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas.
A regional bank has decided to open an office overseas for serving businesses that are expanding internationally. Choose and research a location with a large financial center that you believe would be helpful to your customer base. Some examples include Tokyo, Japan; London, United Kingdom; and Sydney, Australia. Please discuss the following with your classmates:
What are some cultural, political, and economic challenges of working in this environment?
What different kinds of marketing strategies could the bank use overseas?
Do you think the bank will be successful in international trade? Why or why not?

You are a consultant hired by a company to evaluate its strategic competitive po

You are a consultant hired by a company to evaluate its strategic competitive position in the industry. Choose a company from the following Web site ONLY:
The Transformation 20: The Top Global Companies Leading Strategic Transformations (Link Below)
https://www.innosight.com/insight/the-transformation-20/
You will evaluate the company’s strategic competitive position by using Porter’s Five Forces model. Porter’s Five Forces model is an external model used to evaluate the competition in an industry and includes the following:
Threat of new entrants
Bargaining power of suppliers
Bargaining power of buyers
Threat of substitute products or services
Existing industry rivalry
Apply the Porter’s Five Forces model to research on the company you chose and answer the following questions:
Which of Porter’s Five Forces should be the highest priority and why?
Which of Porter’s Five Forces should be a lower priority and why?
What can the company do to maintain or improve its strategic competitive position?
Use the Strategy Template (Sample attached) to complete the assignment.
Individual Project Rubric
The Individual Project (IP) Grading Rubric is a scoring tool that represents the performance expectations for the IP. This Individual Project Grading Rubric is divided into components that provide a clear description of what should be included within each component of the IP. It’s the roadmap that can help you in the development of your IP.
35pts – ExpectationPoints PossiblePoints EarnedCommentsAssignment-Specific: All relevant items are provided overall for a chosen industry and company that describes the internal and external factors that flows logically from the analysis.
35pts – Assignment-Specific: The Porter’s Five Forces model, SWOT, and core competencies are all described in detail for the industry and company with demonstrated knowledge of each model for analysis.
25pts – Assignment-Specific: Concise and informative summaries are provided.
20pts – Assignment-Specific: The content illustrates a strong use of course principles applied.
10pts – Professional Language: Assignment contains accurate grammar, spelling, and punctuation with few or no errors. (APA formatting is required or style specified in assignment).
Total Points Possible: 125

Primary Response: Within the Discussion Board area, write 300–500 words that res

Primary Response: Within the Discussion Board area, write 300–500 words that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas.
For this Discussion Board, please complete the following:
An external analysis of a company is another indicator for making strategic decisions. External factors are the general environment of an industry that strategic leaders most likely will not be able to influence. There are six external factors for a PESTEL analysis that influence all firms in a given industry. The PESTEL model groups these segments as: political, economic, sociocultural, technological, ecological and legal.
Review the following article:
Scanning the Environment: PESTEL Analysis  – Link Below

Scanning the Environment: PESTEL Analysis


Explore the six PESTEL external factors: political, economic, sociocultural, technological, ecological, and legal.
Choose one industry (automotive, hospitality, manufacturing, high tech, etc.) and discuss the following with your peers:
Examine one of the six PESTEL factors in relation to your chosen industry. In your opinion, why do you believe this PESTEL factor is the most important to your chosen industry?
Describe one advantage and disadvantage of the PESTEL analysis for strategic planning.
If you were a manager in a global organization, how would you use the technological factor of innovation to gain a competitive advantage?