Week 9 DQ 1 Fikes Products Please respond to the following: • From the case study, discuss possible new options for finding quality employees other than those considered in the case study.• From the case study, discuss how Mark Sims could better motivate the employees he already has to become more productive and dedicated.Week 9 DQ 2 Management Succession and Risk Management Strategies Please respond to the following: • Assume you are the owner of a small business with which you are familiar.
Determine what specific characteristics of that team made it so (e.g., group or team structured, roles, norms, etc.).BUS 402 Week 5 – 11 Discussion Questions – Strayer Click on the Link Below to Purchase A Graded Course Material 5 DQ 1 Guerrilla Marketing Please respond to the following: • From the first e-Activity, discuss the key elements that made the guerrilla marketing so successful. • Discuss possible best practices from the guerrilla marketing campaign that different types of small businesses could leverage.Week 5 DQ 2 Advertising and Promotion Please respond to the following: • From the second e-Activity, determine the best possible way to leverage Facebook, Twitter, and other social networking sites to advertise and promote the small business of your choice. • Select a small business with which you are familiar and then determine the best way for that business to stretch its advertising budget.Provide specific examples to support your response.• Develop a short list (3-4 items) of best practices based on your analysis above that any organization could apply when putting a work team or group together.Week 11 DQ 1 “Looking Back” Please respond to the following: • Create a simile or metaphor for what it is like to manage organizational behavior – one that would help someone with no knowledge of the field better understand what it is all about.• Assess how what you have learned in this class could be used most effectively by someone with no professional connection to organizational behavior.• Referring to the same company, determine the best source of equity capital available to the company you selected. Week 7 DQ 1 Sources of Debt Financing Please respond to the following: • Briefly describe a small business you could envision yourself owning and discuss the most appropriate source of debt capital for that business. • From the e-Activity, discuss how you could best use an SBA loan to get your business running or expanding.Week 7 DQ 2 Location, Layout, and Physical Facilities Please respond to the following: • Using the same small business you described in the first discussion, determine the best possible location for your business within driving distance of where you now live. • Discuss the layout and design configuration of a building you would like to use to house your business, including how you would comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act.Week 6 DQ 2 “Leadership and Followership” Please respond to the following: • Analyze the theories on leadership discussed in Chapter 12 to determine which you believe is the most applicable to the greatest number of organizations. • From the video, determine three ways that the lessons regarding leadership (and followership) at Camp Bow Wow can be applied to your current (or future) place of work.Week 7 DQ 1 “Contributing Factors to Conflict” Please respond to the following: • Analyze and discuss structural and personal factors that contribute to any conflict you experience at work (or experienced at a past employer), as well as steps that could be taken to mitigate those factors.