Theories of Decision-making

How much influence do individual leaders have on foreign policy decision-making? How can we measure this influence? Using your knowledge of models of decision-making explain and expand on the influence of individuals in foreign policy. Argument : individual leaders have significant influence on foreign policy decisionmaking especially in the unitary models of Rational Actor Model … Read more

OUTLINE FOR CASE ANALYSIS

I. Major Facts (State here the major facts as you see them. Make statements clear and concise for your own understanding as well as for the understanding of the other students and the instructor.) II. Major Problem (State here the major problem as you see it. Emphasize the present major problem. You may wish to … Read more

Vision of an Educator

Objective: Learners will write out their personal vision of the characteristics and qualities that they hope to possess as an effective educator. You have covered quite a bit of ground by almost completing all your modules. It important that you are able to verbalize your vision. Many job applications require you to synthesize your thoughts … Read more

TL2 – Professional Collaboration

Objective: Learners will identify skills that will assist them in collaborating with various professional on their campus.    “It starts with being grateful. Once we have learned to practice being grateful, it changes our lives.”  – Flip Flippen As an educator, you will be required to work with a variety of other professionals on your … Read more

DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSES AND DIAGNOSTIC TESTING

When seeking to identify a patient’s health condition, advanced practice nurses can use a diverse selection of diagnostic tests and assessment tools to help in understanding a patient’s condition. In turn, beginning with a differential diagnosis supports the process of further applying information to narrow the possibilities of what the condition may be and working … Read more

Motivating Behavior with Work and Rewards

Imagine that you are a manager at Applebee’s, a restaurant chain. Turnover is always a challenge with restaurant employees, and yours are no different. Your restaurant’s turnover rate is a little above the company average, and you would like to improve it. You believe that having better trained and more experienced servers will help you … Read more

Do small companies that manufacture just a few products need to be concerned about developing and managing products?

Do small companies that manufacture just a few products need to be concerned about developing and managing products? Why or why not? Discussion 6.2Do small companies that manufacture just a few products need to be concerned about developing and managing products? Why or why not? Discussion 7.1Under what conditions is a producer most likely to … Read more

Developing Organizational Policies and Practices

DEVELOPING ORGANIZATIONAL POLICIES AND PRACTICES Competing needs arise within any organization as employees seek to meet their targets and leaders seek to meet company goals. As a leader, successful management of these goals requires establishing priorities and allocating resources accordingly. Within a healthcare setting, the needs of the workforce, resources, and patients are often in … Read more