This course aims to critically challenge students in three primary ways: 1) describe some of the historical narratives and cultural influences associated with Rap and Hip Hop music 2) identify aesthetic qualities of certain styles (historical and contemporary) and techniques of Rap and Hip Hop practitioners 3) engage in dialogue and discussion surrounding rap and
Select a company that you are interested in that has global supply chains, operations and/or production. Research that company. As part of this assessment create a dossier on their business practices as it relates to these areas. Make sure you address the following points: Discuss the structure of their global supply chains, operations, and/or production. Evaluate the critical
As the operations manager of a large company, analyze what the operations manager does and discuss how the operations side of the business operates. Describe how team dynamics impact performance. Provide specific examples of what operations managers do. Use outside research to identify two current challenges faced in operations management and the strategies companies use to address those challenges.
Complete “Centurion Media: Doing the Right Thing” Case (NA0005-PDF-ENG) from your Harvard Case Studies Course Pack. Please answer the following questions specifically regarding this case: What was the problem facing Richard Bennett (if any)? Do you agree with Bennett’s assessment of the problem he faced? Explain why you agree or disagree with him. What were
The kaizen philosophy seeks to encourage suggestions, not to find excuses for failing to improve. Typical excuses are, “If it’s not broken, don’t fix it,” “I’m too busy to work on it,” “this is how we have always done this,” and “It’s not in the budget.” Think of at least 3 other excuses people give
Do you agree that Immanuel Kant’s categorical imperative is the highest moral principle? Think about the pros and the cons offered in the lecture notes and use these to assist with offering a written response of 250 words or more to explain why or why not. Remember to use supportive evidence to explain why you agree or
According to Aristotle, what are Virtue and Eudaimonia and why are they relevant for the study of ethics? What are the possible pros and cons of having a theory or morality centered in the agent (person performing the actions) and not centered on actions themselves? Remember to use sufficient supportive evidence from to explain why you