Cash Right Now, LLC provides very high interest loans to people with poor credit scores that have a high probability of defaulting on the loan. Many people do in fact default on these loans; however, Cash Right Now, LLC does make a substantial profit overall, even considering these defaults. The people that borrow from Cash Right Now, LLC are unlikely to obtain credit elsewhere. Discuss if Cash Right Now, LLC’s business practices are ethical considering it charges much higher interest rates than traditional banks.
This is a report for the business case of when Microsoft launched the Xbox, in the context of a Essay
This is a report for the business case of when Microsoft launched the Xbox, in the context of a Competitive Strategy class. I have attached the case.
The instructions for the report are:
The assignment consists of writing a 3 paper exercise – 3 pages text and 1 page exhibits describing the strategy situation and challenge of the firm.
The Individual Case Assignment should answer the following 5 questions:
1.Industry analysis: In what environment does the firm currently compete?
2.Sources of competitive advantage: Identify the firm´s strategy and position with the industry.
3.Competitor analysis: How might competitors threaten the firms?
4.Options, sustainability and timing: What options are available to the firm, given its position and that of competitors?
5.Proposed Strategy: What choices should the firm make? If you were the firm manager, what would you do?
As overall thoughts or issues to consider to answer each question you can develop the following:
1.Define the industry boundaries, determine the strength and importance of each competitive force, and anticipate the factors that might change.
2.Identify the firm´s current strategy, evaluate the pros and cons of this strategy and discuss the source of competitive advantage.
4.Identify the sustainability of current market conditions and internal competences and capabilities. Identify the strategic options available to the firm.
5.Make specific recommendations and implementation plans.
A process recording is a written tool used by field education experience students, field instructors, and faculty to examine the dynamics of social work interactions in time. Process recordings can help in developing and refining interviewing and intervention skills. By conceptualizing and organizing ongoing activities with social work clients, you are able to clarify the purpose of interviews and interventions, identify personal and professional strengths and weaknesses, and improve self-awareness. The process recording is also a useful tool in exploring the interpersonal dynamics and values operating between you and the client system through an analysis of filtering the process used in recording a session.
For this Assignment, you will submit a process recording of your field education experiences specific to this week
Provide a transcript of what happened during your field education experience, including a dialogue of interaction with a client.
Explain your interpretation of what occurred in the dialogue, including social work practice theories, and explain how it might relate to diversity or cultural competence covered this week.
Describe your reactions and/or any issues related to your interaction with a client during your field education experience.
Explain how you applied social work practice skills when performing the activities during your process recording
The client is a 17 year old white male who is incarcerated at the DYS Group Home in Arkansas for kidnapping his girlfriend, who really ran away but his uncle ask for a ransom to give her back to his parents. This is client and Intern talking for the first time getting to know each other. Maybe a 10-15 minute conversation if more boxes need to be added feel free to add them
Writing Assignment Help This experience will allow you to review one film and apply course concepts to depictions of the intersections of social work and juvenile justice, foster care, mental health, and intimate partner violence practice areas. You will be provided with focused questions to complete upon reviewing the film.
Focus of Paper:
Brief overview of topic and focus of the film’s theme/message
Personal reaction to the topic and film’s portrayal
Implications for social work practice
What does the research tell us about this topic?
Hillbilly Elegy (2020) available on Netflix
Substance abuse, poverty, child abuse and rural community implications
The subject of the film, JD Vance, suggests that unemployment and addiction are self-inflicted and that the Appalachian culture is one of “learned helplessness” – meaning that individuals feel that they are powerless in improving their circumstances. Do you agree with this? Why or why not? What does this film depict about cycles (poverty, addiction, etc)?
JD’s mother is a powerful figure in the film. Describe her struggle with substance misuse. How did this impact JD? How did the mother’s own childhood (ex: dynamics between Mawmaw and Papaw) impact her adulthood?
The ability to adapt is a significant theme in Hillbilly Elegy. What are ways in which adaptability, or resilience, are present in the film (think micro and mezzo levels)? Who adapted successfully, and why? Who adapted less successfully, and why?
What are the positive values of the culture depicted in Hillbilly Elegy?
Summarize your thoughts/feelings on engaging in social work practice with the identified population or identified setting in the film.
In the paper, you are required to develop a short history of a segment of the air transportation industry
In the paper, you are required to develop a short history of a segment of the air transportation industry (note industry, NOT company) of your choosing in the U.S. economy. See NAICS 4811 and 4812 or 4881. The major focus is how profitable (ECONOMIC PROFIT) the industry has been, currently is and is expected to be using Michael Porter’s Competitive Analysis and other information about the industry you selected.
General Paper Information
Your paper should be 20 pages or less of double spaced text in a 12 point font with a ragged right margin. Only text counts toward the page limit.
Your paper should be a Microsoft Word Document and should have a title page that, in addition to the title, includes your name and email address.
Your paper should have a set of references that you used to find information for your content. If you use the material of others acknowledge that use with a reference in your text, for example, (Huth, 2007) or (BEA, 2003).
You should not use wikepedia, investopedia, cliff notes, etc., etc. as references for your paper. The report should not be copied text from other sources; it should be in your own words. Your report will be run through a plagiarism checker (http://turnitin.com/static/plagiarism.html (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.).
You should use tables or charts from economic web sites in your paper to illustrate your discussion.
The style guide to use for your paper is the APA style guide (http://apastyle.apa.org (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.).
Paper Content Information
Develop a paper that describes historical, current, and expected future profit conditions for an industry of your choosing in the U.S. economy. In your report, you should discuss the industry definition using NAICS and address how the industry has been changing (growth, concentration, etc.) over the last few (four) years or so. Information on growth and concentration can be taken from the federal trade commission website (see links). The specific concentration measure these days is the Herfindahl Hirschman index which is based on market shares although concentration ratios can be used as well. Discuss some of the financial statement characteristics associated with a major firm in your industry. Also, develop a financial (stock) market perspective where you examine how the major firms in your industry have performed. Be sure to examine your industry using the perspective from Michael Porter’s Competitive Forces Model (see page 446 in your text).
Your paper should include tables and charts supporting the discussion of your selected industry. Sources for that data can be found in the “Links” segment of the eLearning course environment. After reading your report I should have a good picture of recent and current trends and profits in your selected industry along with its strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats and be able to decide if I should invest in it by adding a firm’s stock in that industry to my investment portfolio.
Instructions The NCU-FSB cybersecurity unit wants to implement an enterprise-wide SIEM for all business units with the goal of
The NCU-FSB cybersecurity unit wants to implement an enterprise-wide SIEM for all business units with the goal of centralized management of logs and supporting wider ranges of network and security infrastructures. Before designing the strategy, the cybersecurity unit wants to assess the current state of the network perimeter and plans to perform a vulnerability assessment. As part of the risk-management plan you will design for your Signature Assignment in Week 8, you will design a vulnerability assessment procedure that includes an evaluation of industry tools that can assist in the process, data analysis, and reporting. Write a paper with diagrams included in which you will document the procedure to follow for enterprise systems vulnerability assessments.
In your paper, you should address the following:
An overview of the relevance of auditing and evaluating the current state of the network and systems.
Different types of SIEM and vulnerability assessment products.
Best SIEM products used in terms of:
Operating systems coverage
Wide coverage of network devices (such as Cisco)
Ability to provide a desktop and web management console
Provision of an advanced intelligence engine of forensic module
Ease of use for log management
Easier reporting capabilities
The procedure and flowchart to perform a vulnerability assessment.
Begin your assignment with a title page, and then an introduction, where you will state the purpose of the paper as part of the risk-management plan. Remember to cite your sources within the text of your document. End with a concluding paragraph, followed by the references page. If you have in-text citations, they must appear on the references page.
Support your paper with a minimum of five recent (within the past five years) scholarly resources. In addition to these specified resources, other appropriate scholarly resources, including older articles, may be included.
Length: 5-7 pages not including assignment cover sheet, title page, and references page.
Your paper should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts presented in the course and provide new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your response should reflect scholarly writing and current APA standards. Be sure to adhere to Northcentral University’s Academic Integrity Policy.