Synopsis of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration (SAMHSA)

Write a brief review of the assessment tool, describe any psychometric qualities of the test, any required credentials or training to use the assessment tool, intended population, and list its strengths and identify any weakness. Synopsis of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration (SAMHSA) The SAMHA is a departmental agency within the US Health and Service Unit that play a crucial role in improving behavioral health of the citizens by implementing prevention programs, treatment and rehabilitation services (SAMHSA, n.d). The primary mandate of the agency is to reduce the effects derived from substance abuse and mental health problems. Over the years, SAMHSA has been effective in reducing crimes among the juveniles through the implementation of substance abuse and mental health education programs (Cuellar, Markowitz & Libby, 2004). The…
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Comparative and international business – Ghemawat’s (adaptation, aggregation and arbitrage) framework

Questions 1- Ghemawat's (adaptation, aggregation and arbitrage) framework has been used to analyze the demands placed on companies as they internationalize. Apply this framework to two companies and assess the usefulness of the framework in understanding the behavior of those firms. Key points 1. Major theoretical assumptions of the aaa framework 2. Business environment in which real and potential tensions between AAA's are weak or can be overridden 3. Different organizational requirement for the effective implementation of AAA's 4. Divergent strategic goals associated with AAA'S 5. Specific examples to illustrate the usefulness of the framework Key reference Ghemawat 2007 Question 2 How do education and labor systems affect organizational capabilities? Compare two institutionally contrasting countries and cite examples in your answer. Key points : 1. Labor market institution and skill…
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Technological transformations in artists and scientists in how they see the universe

Accurately and effectively communicate ideas, information, arguments, and messages to present material in a historical context. Investigate and evaluate historical information from global, social, and ethical perspectives to guide decision making. You will choose 2 groups (women, laborers, farmers, believers, scientists and scholars, the middle class, the aristocracy, the agrarian poor, artisans, merchants, military people, entrepreneurs, religious authorities, heretics, artists, patients, builders and architects, physicians, musicians, entrepreneurs, etc.) and trace the technological transformations in their lives and the changes in how they see the universe. Technological transformations in artists and scientists in how they see the universe Technological transformation has always changed how humans behave, associate and view the world around them. Historically, technology advancement was a radical eventuality that determined the way artists and scientists viewed life. For these…
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International security and conflict – Spoiler Problems in Peace Processes

1) Stephen J. Stedman, Spoiler Problems in Peace Processes, International Security, Vol. 22, No. 2, 1997, pp. 5-53. 2) Roland Paris, Saving liberal peacebuilding, Review of International Studies, Vol. 36, No. 2, 2010, pp. 337-365. 3) Oliver P. Richmond, Failed statebuilding versus peace formation, Cooperation and Conflict, Vol. 48, No. 3, 2013, pp. 378-400. In terms of substance, you are asked to write a one-page article review, which should highlight 1) the argument; 2) core findings, and 3) the conceptual contribution of the article to the literature. International security and conflict The argument This review will highlight the article ‘Spoiler Problems in Peace Processes’, International Security by Stephen J. Stedman. The authors of the article try to put across that peacemaking is a risky business. During the peace negotiations, "spoilers"…
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Course of action and Sketch

This assignment also uses the Cabanatuan case study described in Leavenworth Papers #11 by Dr. Michael J King. For this assignment, you will complete two parts: (1) the statement and (2) the sketch. Your statement must include a mission statement, commander's intent, decisive operation, shaping operations, and a description of fires, intelligence, sustaining operations, and risk. Your sketch must depict each squadron, unit boundaries, control measures, and the command post, observation posts, and aid station. Note: The COA S&S is due after you have submitted the MDMP Exam and have received faculty feedback. You are the S-3 of the 6th Ranger Battalion conducting mission analysis on 27 January 1945 at the Ranger base camp at Calasiao on the Lingayen Gulf.  Provide a complete movement estimate that LTC Mucci and his…
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Customer Satisfaction, Loyalty, Management and Empowerment – Samsung

1.Customer Empowerment. How does your product or service offering empower its customers as discussed in the course readings this week? In other word, how are customers part of the marketing for the company? Identify the feedback vehicles they may use, especially social media. Do the social media efforts seem to be creating buzz marketing? If not, what could they do to generate more buzz? 2.Customer satisfaction. How does your product or service offering communicate ways for customers to express their dissatisfaction and if possible, outline what remedies the product or service may be taking to ensure satisfaction. 3.Customer Relationship Management. Does it appear that your product has a customer relationship management strategy? In other words, do they treat the top tier of customers differently than other customers? If so, what…
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Security in Cloud Computing: New Opportunities and Challenges

Write a 2,100- to 2,450-word paper that evaluates the current state of knowledge in the field you selected. The paper must - Describe the field you selected and the scope and basis of your familiarity with it. - Identify the different kinds of knowledge practitioners and researchers in the field to draw on to inform business or leadership decisions. - Identify the philosophical assumptions underlying research and practice in the field, including operative paradigms, normal scientific and management practice, and other characteristics that seem relevant and telling in terms of their effects on the profession. - Evaluate whether such assumptions are justified, desirable, and consciously held by practitioners and researchers in the field. Your evaluation must consider your view of the profession and how at least one approach--positivist, conventionalist, poststructuralist,…
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Intercultural Management-

Question 2 1. Conduct research on the technological environment. Identify the recent developments in technology affecting business and propelling globalization. What problems/challenges have arisen regarding use of the Internet for the global business environment and what probable solutions can you suggest? Use the CSU Online Library and other reputable sources to find more information for the answer. Your response should be at least 200 words in length. You are required to use at least your textbook as source material for your response. All sources used, including the textbook, must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations. Question 3 1. Research one of the major Regional Trade Agreements (RTAs). How has it helped in reducing trade barriers and in improving global economy? What roles can multinationals play to…
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Strategic marketing: Samsung mobile

1.Creating Value for Customers. Consider the customers you believe currently use your product or service and the definition of marketing offered in the course content. As we begin our study of marketing, what are your preliminary thoughts as to how you think the company creates value for its customers based on the concepts in this week's readings. 2.Role of the Customer in the Company's Strategic Plan. The readings indicate that the best marketing begins with the customer and that commitment to the customer begins with including the customer in the company's mission statement. Find your company's mission statement. Repeat it (or attach as an exhibit if it is too long) and comment on its effectiveness in demonstrating the company's commitment to having a customer focus. Could the mission statement have…
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Comparative and international business assignment

Instructions: Read the article France increasing its shareholding in Renault http://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/01/business/dealbook/renault-sharehlders-back-french-governments-voting-rights-plan.html?_r=2 Questions: - What institutional systems do you think play a role in these cases? Explain why. - What might be the complementary institutional systems that enforce or hinder the conditions exemplified in the cases? - How might firm strategies or capabilities be influenced? - How does your home country or where you are based compare?  
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