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How did U.S. manufacturers become vulnerable to offshore outsourcing? What are some of the operations management practices that can help bring manufacturing back to the U.S? How can a focus on quality improve manufacturing? How can lean manufacturing and near-sourcing help a ...
April 5, 2010 by james
describes and details how globalization, outsourcing, off-shoring and offshore outsourcing has influenced/impacted contemporary culture. Discuss some historical events that may give the modern business person clues to solving the challenge of globalization, outsourcing, off-...
April 5, 2010 by Jeniffer
What are the top 4 issues that one should research before making the HR outsourcing decision in an organization I don't know what your book says -- but it seems to me that the top issues are: 1. Will the outsourcing provide the same or better service for the company's ...
August 3, 2006 by Mandy
1. Do you think manufacturers are intentionally misleading consumers regarding serving size listings on their products. Why or why not?? 2. What kinds of standards for food labeling would you recommend to manufacturers?
September 12, 2014 by TayB
Over an extended period of time, the same reactions that fight stress will: A) make the body more vulnerable to other stressors. B)gradually discontinue. C)increase one's energy level. D)become forms of positive stress. I read something about choice D but I´m not sure. Is it ...
October 16, 2011 by missy
which answer below best describes why georgia was slow to rebel against great britain? a georgia's many exposed frontiers made it vulnerable to indian attacks. b most georgians liked to royal governor and felt he helped georgia become econmically prosperous. c neither a nor b ...
November 5, 2014 by HELP MEEEEE
I could not identify vague, ambiguous, or rhetorical devices in this article. Can you tell me if I am missing something? John Kerry is making the outsourcing of jobs by American companies a centerpiece of his campaign, telling audiences that ''because of George Bush's wrong ...
September 6, 2008 by robert
A company manufacturers batteries of 18 and there is a 3% rate of defects. Find the standard deviation for the number of defects per batch. Did you mean to write: "A company manufacturers batteries IN BATCHES of 18 and there is a 3% rate of defects." ? Your question makes no ...
August 4, 2007 by john
how to make this thesis on correct placement(Today the price of gasoline is at record high, which brings the question of whether or not the U.S. should start drilling more onshore or offshore. In order to bring now jobs on the market, and lessen the burden of high gas price on...
February 21, 2010 by ram
From the words below supply the words needed to complete the sentences. Compatible, virtuoso, vilify, vulnerable, incipient, colloquial A. The VIRTUOSO who had spent ten years refining his skills as a violinist would sarcastically VILIFY those who made mistakes. B. Saying "I ...
May 10, 2014 by Anonymous
). How could benchmarking be effectively used to achieve competitive advantage? Provide an example. 2).What information is gained through managerial accounting? How can a business use this information? As an investor in a small business, what sorts of things may concern you ...
June 7, 2012 by Vickie
1. What do you want to be in the future? - I want to be a certified real estate agent. 2. What do you want to become in the future? -I want to become a certified real estate agent. 3. What do your parents want you to become? - They want me to become a public prosecutor. 4. ...
October 24, 2012 by rfvv
in the debate regarding children's memories of sexual abuse,it has become clear that: a)children's memories should not be trusted because they will say whatever adults expect them to say b)preschoolers' memories should not be trusted because they confuse fantasy with reality c...
October 20, 2009 by vedrana
1. As you have the more,you want the more. 2. The more you have, the more you want. 3. The taller you become, the wiser you become. 4. The older you become, the weaker you become. 5. The happier you are, the healthier you look. 6. The more you study, the wiser you become. (Is...
March 3, 2010 by rfvv
3. The following facts characterize the furniture industry in the United States:39 a. The industry has been very fragmented, so that few companies have the financial backing to make heavy investments in new technology and equipment. b. In 1998, only three U.S. furniture ...
May 3, 2015 by mike
People engage in trade mostly in order to _______ a. have access to a variety of goods (?) b. encourage specialization in the economy c. raise labor productivity at businesses d. set prices for goods and services most efficiently Which of these is a result of trade barriers? a...
September 19, 2013 by Anonymous
Which is an argument against free trade? It increases the prices for many products. It violates basic economic principles. It encourages outsourcing. It leads to international conflict.
June 22, 2015 by Sara
a large hospital wishes to create electronic images of old patient records for electronic management. it has identified three options: outsourcing the scanning to a service bureau, purchasing an office scanner and purchasing a highspeed production scanner. ( Since the records ...
April 22, 2009 by Tyron
what impact foes outsourcing on a countrys economy and on a business? how does it affect consumer prices, direct foreign investments, and business operations and profits
February 18, 2009 by blake
How do offshoring (also called outsourcing), microfinancing, informal economy, and multinationals affect the U.S. economy? In your discussion, include reference to core nations and globalization.
May 5, 2015 by jjudy
Larry is a very aggressive four-year old child. He watches many television programs that contain violence. It's most likely that. A. He will become overactive, B. He will become depressede, C. his behavior won't change, D. His behavior will become more aggressive.
October 8, 2012 by SHIRLEY
How does one substance become positively and other other negatively? It's about static electricity. I know when you rub two objects together, one will become positive and the other will become negative but how? Does it lose electrons..?
March 6, 2015 by Thie
I need at least two or three examples as to how outsourcing project work can help alleviate some of the common problems associated with multiproject resource scheduling. Any help will be appreciated. This is the only part of the entire assignment that is left. Thank you :o)
October 19, 2006 by Kara
I need at least two or three examples as to how outsourcing project work can help alleviate some of the common problems associated with multiproject resource scheduling. Any help will be appreciated. This is the only part of the entire assignment that is left. Thank you :o) ...
October 19, 2006 by Kara
Present two reasons scheduling resources is an important task and describe how outsourcing project work can help alleviate some of the common problems associated with multiproject resource scheduling.
May 12, 2009 by Vee
What are 2 reasons for a species to become threatened or endangered? Usually a change or restricting a habitat will cause a species to become threatened or endangered. Also -- when new predators are introduced or old ones become more powerful, native species are threatened. ...
October 12, 2006 by Amber
Identify the specific a.) cabinet departments, b.) regulatory agencies, c.) government corporations, and d.) independent executive agencies that are involved in policy that impact offshore drilling.
March 28, 2009 by Eula
What areas of British North America seemed most vulnerable to American expansion? How did the shortage of good farmland contribute to the desire for federal union (Confederation?)
November 26, 2010 by Anna
At the age of four months, Zach was excitable and fearful. His dad taped a colorful picture beside the changing table to entertain Zach during diaper changes. Zach overreacted to the picture and became agitated and nervous. During his school years, Zach is most likely to: A. ...
January 3, 2013 by angie
SOC - 322
Some individuals in this community are economically vulnerable, while others are financially stable. Can you please discuss the financial equities that exist in the older adult population. Thank You,
June 6, 2013 by Jay
which is probably the most significant argument against offshore drilling for oil? a)coal is a preferable resource to oil. b)the possible harm to the balance of nature is more important than the gain in energy.
October 9, 2007 by yaz
An observer in a lighthouse 350 feet above sea level observes two ships directly offshore. The angles of depression to the ships are 4° and 6.5°. How far apart are the ships?
February 4, 2013 by AwesomeGuy
You speakers of Castilian Spanish and Cantonese Chinese may be especially vulnerable to environmental influences in the mainstream classroom because of their: A. oral traditions b. linguistic environments c. cultural histor d. dialectal dominance
September 7, 2012 by Monique
Acetic acid, CH3CO2H, is the active ingredient in vinegar. It's often abbreviated "HOAc". Vinegar is acidic because acetic acid makes H3O+ when it partially ionizes in water: HOAc(aq) + H2O H3O+(aq) + OAc(aq) Suppose that you have a solution of acetic acid in water that ...
March 19, 2013 by hannah
Air masses are developing over the following geographic regions. Classify the air masses as cT, mP, mT, or cP. a.) Gulf of Mexico b.) offshore Seattle, WA (North Pacific Ocean) c.) Alberta, Canada d.) Albuquerque, NM e.) Hawaii
March 28, 2008 by kacey
1. Consider an experiment that consists of rolling a pair of dice. There are 36 possible outcomes for this experiment which are equally likely. What is the probability of getting a total of 3 or 5 for this experiment? (a) 1 /3 (b) 20/36 (c) 1/36 (d) 1/6 (e) 1/2 2. A car dealer...
June 30, 2015 by meri
an observer in a lighthouse 300 ft above sea level observes 2 ships directly offshore. The angles of depression to the ships are 3 degrees and 4.5 degrees. How far apart are the two ships?
December 4, 2012 by Anonymous
History Ms. Sue
War causes death and disablement to the most vulnerable taking away their freedoms. Can you please explain to me what this means. Are teacher gave us this example today but didn't explain it to us. I really don't understand.
April 16, 2009 by Kara
Optimization An offshore oil well is 2km off the coast. The refinery is 4 km down the coast. Laying a pipe in the ocean is twice as expensive as on land. What path should the pipe follow in order to minimize the cost?
November 6, 2011 by lele
how to become a us citizen
How to become a U.S. citizen when you are not fron U.S. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Good luck! (Broken Link Removed) thank-you very much
April 18, 2007 by Regis A
Can you please explain this to me. The problem is 7/16 - 3/20 First I have to find the common denominator which would be 80 How does the 7/16 become 35/80 (where does the 35 come from) How does the 3/20 become a 12/80 (Where does the 12 come from) 35/80 minus 12/80 answer 23/80
January 20, 2010 by Liz
A 80 g ice cube at 0°C is heated until 55 g has become water at 100°C and 25 g has become steam at 100°C. How much energy was added to accomplish the transformation?
February 10, 2013 by Anonymous
What physical feature especially attracted European colonists? A.Many offshore islands B.Fertile soil along high mountain cliffs C.Natural harbors along Atlantic Ocean D.Large lakes located along the coastline
December 16, 2014 by M
The least likely contributor to Democratic candidates would be. A. National Organization of Women B. United Auto Workerd C. National Association of Manufacturers D. Sierra Club The Answer is D
December 13, 2013 by Anthony
again with the articles haha "An article on Abraham Lincoln's rise to the presidency (this should NOT be about his presidency but what he had to do to become president and his struggles to become one)"
April 29, 2013 by Anon
4. In the Krebs cycle (or citric acid cycle), starting with citrate, what happens? a. Organic compounds become more reduced and CO2 is produced b. Organic compounds become more oxidized and CO2 is produced c. Some organic compounds become reduced and electron carriers become ...
April 6, 2009 by doug
the legal requirement that professionals notify appropriate authorities about cases in which children and certain other groups of vulnerable individuals are being abused is referred to as a) parens patriae. b)informed consent. c)duty to warm. d)mandated reporting.
December 11, 2013 by Sandra
A government would most likely choose trade barriers in order to: a- make more money from taxes b- keep popular goods off shelves c- help local manufacturers d- discourage job growth C?
September 11, 2013 by Anonymous
A group of retired plant workers seeking to maintain company health benefits might turn to which of the following for help? A. The AFL-CIO B. National Association of Manufacturers C. U.S. Chamber of Commerce D. American Medical Associaton Is the Answer B ?
December 15, 2013 by Anthony
IS this a good thesis statement? On my wedding day I realized I had to make new changes in my life because I had to become a responsible adult, learn to be without my parents and become independent.
September 7, 2014 by Doris