Submission

In: Business and Management

Submitted By ldkdiva
Words 1056
Pages 5
Strayer University | Competitive Strategies | Business 580, Contemporary Business, | [Author name]
1/31/2013
|

One of two powerhouses among consumer electronics retailers, Minnesota-based Best Buy Co., Inc., dominates the central U.S. market through a network of more than 280 stores in 32 states. In addition to personal computers and consumer video and audio products, the company offered large and small appliances, ranging from refrigerators to coffeemakers, and entertainment software, including compact discs, audio and video cassettes, and computer software Although the company had overtaken archrival Circuit City in the late 1990s to become the largest consumer electronics retailer in the United States, its victory was marginal and the price reductions needed to capture market share had hurt Best Buy’s profit margins(International Directory of Company Histories 1988) Best Buy’s corporate culture began when Schulze had come to realize that there wasn’t much of a future in a market glutted with vendors, serving a shrinking audience of 15- to 18-year-olds with limited resources.” His first step was to expand Sound of Music’s offerings to include appliances and VCRs. Schulze saw sales quickly climb. In 1982 revenues reached $9.3 million; the following year the company renamed itself Best Buy and firmly oriented itself toward an older, broader, and more affluent customer base. Then, in 1984, Schulze took another major step by introducing the superstore format and quickly capturing 42 percent of the local market (International Directory of Company Histories 1988) Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE: BBY) is a global leader in consumer electronics with more than 1,400 locations. Their website boast of having nearly 170,000 employees who are committed to

helping deliver the technology solutions that provide value, enabling access to people,…...

Similar Documents

Submission of Wife; Love of Husband

...22. The believing wife and husband are to walk in a spirit of submission and love. As found in Ephesians 5:22-23, discuss the walk of each mate. (One page/250 words minimum) Groom: I,____, take thee,_____, to my lawful wedded Wife, to have and to hold from this day forward, for better for worse, for richer for poorer, in sickness and in health, to love and to cherish, till death us do part, according to God's holy ordinance; and thereto I plight thee my troth Bride: I,_____, take thee,_____, to be my lawful wedded Husband, to have and to hold from this day forward, for better for worse, for richer for poorer, in sickness and in health, to love, cherish, and to obey, till death us do part, according to God's holy ordinance; and thereto I give thee my troth. The above are typical wedding vows from “The book of Common Prayer” (1928) used in England. In America, currently, the traditional vows have been modified considerably. Mostly on the woman’s vow that now has omitted the word “obey” and ends with “till death do us part” leaving God out of the vows and more often than not, out of the marriage. Paul outlines the believing wife’s and husband’s duties as they walk together through this life very clearly. A wife is walk in the Spirit of Submission to her husband acknowledging him as the head of authority in the family. (See I Corinthians 11:2-16; Colossians 3:18-19; I Peter 3:1-2) There are three reasons a wife is to be submissive: • To submit to God’s will: it is......

Words: 797 - Pages: 4

Hbr Submission Guidelines

...be sure we understand exactly which ideas, and what language, are yours and which ones are drawn from someone else. We would rather see source notes than not, for example. Then, if your submission is accepted for publication, we will work with you to determine which sources need to be cited and in what way. In addition, please tell us about any financial relationship you may have with companies cited in the proposed article. We need to know if you have a consulting relationship, for example, or if you serve on a board of directors. Nearly all HBR articles undergo extensive editing and rewriting, and HBR typically holds copyright on the finished product. Authors continue to own the underlying ideas in the article. Please e-mail your proposal to hbr_editorial@hbr.org or mail it to Christine Jack, Harvard Business Review, 60 Harvard Way, Boston, MA 02163. If you think your idea is better suited for a blog post, please forward a brief proposal or 500-800 word draft to Meghan Ennes at mennes (at) hbr (dot) org. HBR deeply appreciates the time and energy required to prepare a proposal for our publication, and we are grateful to you for that investment. We are always looking for new sources of solid, useful ideas that can improve the practice of management. Because of the volume of submissions we receive, we are not able to respond substantively to every one, but we do read them all closely, and we will do our best to respond within six to eight weeks. We thank you again......

Words: 1262 - Pages: 6

Submission Standard

...Assignment Submission Standards Version 1.6 – 11 October 2011 Submission standards • Here are some simple rules for submission of assignments. • It’s not to make things scary and difficult; just to make things go smoothly. • Ask your lecturer for help if you don’t understand something. RMIT University©11/10/2011 RMIT International University Vietnam 2 Assignment submission • Assignments are typically submitted to Blackboard. • If Blackboard is down, there is still no excuse not to submit! Submit by email instead. • The below courses (and possibly others) require some or all assignments to be submitted to Turnitin: –Intro to IT, SEF, PCP, Security • Information about Turnitin is available on the Intranet: http://online.rmit.edu.vn/student/resources/turnitin RMIT University©11/10/2011 RMIT International University Vietnam 3 Assignment submission • The filename of the submitted file must follow this convention: group#_teacherName_student#_studentName_assign# • If one file is to be submitted, the file can be uploaded directly, example: G1_Joe_s3037354_NguyenThanhKim_A1.doc • If the submission consists of multiple files, the files must be zipped and the zip file must be uploaded, example: G1_Joe_s3037354_NguyenThanhKim_A1.zip RMIT University©11/10/2011 RMIT International University Vietnam 4 Assignment submission • Blackboard corrupts RAR files. Your lecturer can’t open them. Use ZIP. • You can only submit an......

Words: 829 - Pages: 4

Persuasive Proposal Submission

...Persuasive Proposal Submission Team Names Professor Boedeker COM 537 June 14, 2013 Memo MEMO From: Special Emergency Commission Team To: Best Game Productions CEO Subject: Strategy to solve the current dilemma Date: June 14, 2013 During the past weeks our team has established a comprehensive discussion between all the internal stakeholders of the company, including the developers team, the financial department, and the marketing department. The interests and concerns of everyone have been considered and analyzed. Finally, our team has generated a solution that could solve the current problem without sacrificing the interests and priorities of anyone, specially the customers. The strategy to solve the problem is to release the video game in the date that was set initially which is the day that the customers are already awaiting for. However the box will contain a game that is locked and that will be unlocked after two weeks. The box will include a unique credential with a hologram for authenticity and this card will contain the login information for entering a virtual on line environment that our developers team is designing. In this virtual environment the users will be able to train, learn to use the game, navigate through the maps, understand the rules and general mechanics of the game and become experts users that are ready to engage in the action. After the two......

Words: 734 - Pages: 3

Get Higher Pr Using Article Submission

...Title— Get Higher PR Using Article Submission Article Summary— The most compelling content in your article can project the best side of your business and entice the target audience to visit your website and would give you high PR in major search engines which would boost your ranking in the search results. Article— Search engine optimization has started turning submission of articles to article submission sites. You could have an excellent website, and you may have the latest e-commerce technology and the best graphic design work. The main purpose behind article submission is to attract a large number of visitors and links to your website without incurring a great cost. Article marketing is a cornerstone of any legitimate website promotion strategy.  Submitting your original articles to article directories is time-tested and very cost effective.  It is one of the most SEO friendly methods available to distribute your content and build links to your website. Obviously, it is important to make sure that the articles you intend to submit are directly related or relevant to your business. Article submissions can enhance and improve the ranking of your online business in search engines by increasing the quantity of back links and PR. By providing valuable detail and information within articles, it builds the trust of potential customers thereby giving them a reason to visit your website. Search engines algorithms are constantly becoming more sensitive to, and tougher on,......

Words: 312 - Pages: 2

Week 3 Case Study 2 Submission

...Week 3 Case Study 2 Submission Asa J Opie Sec 310 Professor Nerove Strayer 7-20-2014 Week 3 Case Study 2 Submission A critical infrastructure is defined as any facility, system, or function which provides the foundation for national security, governance, economic vitality, reputation, and way of life. (http://www.dhs.gov/xlibrary/assets/NIPP_InfoSharing.pdf)In short, critical infrastructure is by definition essential for the survival of the nation. The USA PATRIOT Act specifically defines critical infrastructure as "systems and assets, whether physical or virtual, (Jena Baker McNeill and Richard Weitz, 2010) so vital to the United States that the incapacity or destruction of such systems and assets would have a debilitating impact on security, national economic security, national public health or safety, or any combination of those matters." FEMA defines critical infrastructure as "personnel, physical assets, and communication (cyber) systems that must be intact and operational 24x7x365 in order to ensure survivability, continuity of operations, and mission success, or in other words, the essential people, equipment, and systems needed to deter or mitigate the catastrophic results of disasters." (http://www.dhs.gov/xlibrary/assets/NIPP_InfoSharing.pdf) The DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Reports specify the following sectors as part of critical infrastructure: Energy, Chemicals, Nuclear Reactors, Materials and Waste, Defense Industrial Base, Dams; Banking...

Words: 1253 - Pages: 6

Submission

...|[pic] |Cover sheet for submission of | | |work for assessment | |School: |Singapore Institutes of Management | |Program name | |Program code | |Office use only | | | | | |School date stamp | |Course/unit name | |Course/unit code | | | |TAFE National Module Unit of | |TAFE National Module Unit of | | | |Competency (UOC) name | |Competency (UOC) ID | | | |Assignment no. | |Due date | |Name of lecturer/teacher | | |Campus | |Class day/ time | |Tutor/maker’s name | ...

Words: 390 - Pages: 2

Submission to Local Network Cib

...ASSESMENT 2 – Report By Brenda Widjaja Lala Director, Corporate Communications South Africa HSBC Mandela Rhodes Place Cnr Wale Burg Street Cape Town South Africa April 23, 2012 Mrs. Grace Executive of the Local Network 3rd Floor, MPF House 32 Princess of Wales Terrace Sunnyside Office Park Park town Dear Mrs. Anne Marie Gutierrez, Executive of the Local Network Submission to Johannesburg the Local Network of South Africa This proposal is presented to the local network of South Africa in order to against human rights and environment cases. According to the United Global Compact, HSBC strives to encourage the changes of human rights and environmental cases to the better side. HSBC is supporting to the first of ten principles which is “Business should support and respect the protection of internationally proclaimed human rights” and also the eighth principles which says that “Business should undertake initiative to promote greater environmental responsibility” (Ten Principles 2012). In 2007, HSBC has encouraged the changes in the environmental cases by cooperating with First Direct, they plant for more than 20.000 trees in each country (First direct 2010). They also encourage their customers to switch to use online banking. More than one million of HSBC and First Direct customers switch to use online banking. On the other hand, there is a risk of doing this system. More than 3.1 million customers are left from the HSBC members (Espiner 2006).......

Words: 1350 - Pages: 6

Online Submission Management System

...CHAPTER ONE GENERAL INTRODUCTION 1.0 INTRODUCTION Online assignment submission management system is a web based application that is used in colleges and university to carry out assignment activities (i.e. support the submission of assignment, system collection of assignments and recording of student’s assignment score). These processes can be done via the use of internet and computer. Assignment are usually given to students to evaluate their level of understanding and degree of comprehension, with the use of this assignment system, student will be able to make submission easily from any place at any time. This system completely eliminates the difficulties face by student and lecturers (staff) in the previous system. With this submission system students can make registration of their academic details, register their courses, view assignment available for submission, make assignment submission, request for a submission extension and finally view the assignment score for particular assignment. The lecturer can generate report, view the uploaded assignment submitted by student and view submitted extension request. The case study of this research work is the department of Mathematics, which is a department in Usmanu Danfodiyo University Sokoto. The department was established in 1975, it has three different units namely; Mathematics unit, Computer unit and Statistics unit. But the assignment processes in this department is still done......

Words: 3008 - Pages: 13

Apologetics Application Paper: Part 1 Submission Form

...Apologetics Application Paper: Part 1 Submission Form Curtisha Lawrence APOL 500 November 2, 2014 1. Target Audience: The target audience I have chosen is from the false theistic system. The world religion of Islam is a monotheistic world religion. Islam is an important religion that Christians should research in order to respond effectively and in a manner that does not appear to be condescending to the other. However, the Christian should develop a level of apologetics to defend the faith in a -knowledgeable and Christ-like fashion. 2. Summary of Significant Elements of the Worldview of the Target Audience: Muslims live in a monotheistic society devoting themselves to one god, Allah. Any gods or belief contrary to Allah is known to be blasphemous. In Islam, the Quaran is the source of ultimate authority. It goes into detail of who Allah is and highlights the humans are to treat others with dignity and with good deeds. Humans are to be believed as coming from clay and jinn created from smokeless flames. They also believe that there has been a succession of prophets with specifically identifying Adam, Noah, Abraham, Moses, and Jesus preceding Muhammad. Muslims believe that Allah will return and resurrect the dead and every person will be judged in the Day of Judgment. At that time there will be a balance of good deeds verses bad deeds, and those who have good deeds overweighing the bad will live in paradise and those who have lived a life of bad choices...

Words: 488 - Pages: 2

Journal Submission

...Felicia Marshall PSYC4110 Journal Submission 2 Capella University August, 2015 Description – Section 4 #1 (Compassionate Love Scale) I feel the assessment gave me adequate and accurate information on my tendency to compassionate. It asked me very personal questions to make me look deep within myself to ask myself if I really feel a certain kind of way about people. I did not find anything surprising with the assessment. It actually affirmed what I thought I felt about people. I wasn’t looking for any magical answer or scoring that’s too out of the way. It was meaningful to me in the sense that I was able to continue to be honest about my answers, and in the end I was able to come up with the result that I expected. This activity was not uncomfortable for me to complete, because I love assessments that truly ask the deep questions to challenge me. I respect the answers, because they are very true, and if there is something I need to change, then I can do so. I learned that my reality is real. I used to have a different feeling about compassion and mankind when I was younger, because in my eyes man could not do any wrong. I honestly feel differently towards strangers today, as the world is not what it was when I was a child. I find that I still have compassion there, however it has been altered over the past decade of my life. I can take my results and evaluate how I treat people with compassion. I am usually able to......

Words: 1029 - Pages: 5

Week 2 Homework Submission Week 2 Homework Submission

...social security benefits that are taxable, and recommend at least two (2) key strategies that retirees with pension income may use in order to minimize their number of taxable social security benefits. Provide specific examples of such recommendations. Week 2 Homework Submission Homework Chapter 4: 6, 28, 41, 42, and 47 Chapter 5: 17, 25, 35, 40, and 57 H&R Block Mini Practice Set 1 Chapter 3, Problem 53 ACC307 Week 3 Discussion "IRS Compliance Issues" Please respond to the following: * In the textbook, the Internal Revenue Code states that in general business expenses are deductible as long as they are the ordinary and necessary expenses of carrying on a trade or business. After reviewing the scenario, suggest as least three (3) methods that the IRS could use in order to determine if hobby and trade expenses meet such conditions. Provide specific examples of such methods. * Analyze at least two (2) of the IRS guidelines on the deductibility of expense related to vacation homes in order to determine the fundamental way in which taxpayers are likely to abuse them, and ascertain the most effective means for the IRS to detect taxpayer abuse. Provide support for your rationale. Week 3 Homework Submission Click the link above to submit this assignment. Homework * Chapter 6: 13, 23, 41, 52, and 57 * Chapter 7: 13, 33, 34, 41, and 43 H&R Block Mini Practice Set 1 * Chapter 4, Problem 59 ACC307 Week 4 Discussion "Tax Planning and Fiscal Policy" Please......

Words: 2350 - Pages: 10

Mkt 113 Part I Final Submission

...MKT 113: Final Project Part I Final Submission   Maika’i Feed is a new all organic pet product company available online and is in select retail stores. The company has an opportunity to expand it’s customer base and expand into more retail stores. The primary target markets is upscale middle aged couples that like to do their shopping online. This new pet product should be appealing to this target market to fit their healthier lifestyle. To help Maika’i Feed have a structured planning method for the business, a SWOT analysis has been completed to identify the companies strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats. Maika’i Feed is highlighting two key strengths. The company is offering a money back guarantee, giving the customer an opportunity to let their pet food and having an all organic pet food using the freshest ingridients. The strengths identified should correspond well with the opportunites in this SWOT analysis. The first opportunity identified is a growning demand for organic foods. Maika’i Feed already offers an organic pet product that should fit in well with this trend to eat healthier organic foods. The second opportunity is to put Maika’i Feed’s product in more retail stores. Offering a money back guarantee will help gain a larger customer base. With a larger customer base more retail stores will be willing to have the product on their shelves for customers to have easier access to the product. The primary target market for our pet......

Words: 896 - Pages: 4

Week 4 Assignment 2.3 Submission

...Week 4 Assignment 2.3 Submission Click Link Below To Buy: http://hwcampus.com/shop/week-4-assignment-2-3-submission/ Students, please view the "Submit a Clickable Rubric Assignment" video in the Student Center. Instructors, training on how to grade is within the Instructor Center. Assignment 2.3: Justification Report – Part 3 (Final) Due Week 4 and worth 180 points In Assignments 2.1 (Part 1) and 2.2 (Part 2) of the Justification Report, you built up the major parts of your formal, researched justification report (Problem Statement, Overview of Alternatives, Criteria, Methods, Evaluation of Alternatives, Findings and Analysis, and References). For Part 3 you will begin by inserting your revisions of Parts 1 and 2 based on your instructor’s suggestions. Then, you will include a few new sections.Note: Some sections presented below are out of order so pay attention to where the section should go (for instance, the Transmittal should be the second page of your report based on the provided template). It is essential that you present the final report in the correct section order. Use the basic outline below to draft your paper. Organize your responses to each question under the following section headings: • Preliminary Parts (for Question 1) • Introduction (for Question 2) • • Problem Statement (for Question 2b) • Terminology (for Question 2c) • Major Sections of the Report (for Question 2d) • Scope and Limitations of the Research (for Question......

Words: 632 - Pages: 3

Submission

...Brian Henderson, Brad Moss, Seth Gonzalez Positive, Winning Attitude Warmth / Sincerity Connector Loyalty Work ethic Servant leadership Fearless Impeccable memory Networker Include- makes people feel a part of the team Read people and gain their trust Understanding of interpersonal relationships Team player Winner Kind of got lost after I realized HR wasn’t my field. Now I’m trying to identify the companies Marketing- Lots of freedom with the way amazon operates Lots of opportunity to work hard in my environment Learn on the job Have to go and get it- earn your keep Have to figure things out on my own, but lots of help around in amazon. Everyone there is willing to help. I like being surrounded with strong people Leverage the relationships around me to get things done. I only know how to do so much and I’ll be the new guy, but I know how to work with people and get buying from the people around me- my horizontal counterparts as well as my bosses Pick 3 things that define me- Innovator, Business manager Product manager Do not be intimidated. People at amazon are really smart. They want you to know that they are smart. Amazon- Can start in one area and move to a different area. Lots of movement in the company. A couple key elements amazon looks for in a candidate 1- not structured, not told what to do, not given a list of what, how, and when you do things. Amazon has systems do all the traditional things a......

Words: 499 - Pages: 2

Amalou Lights 3 | Jurassic World 2 El Reino Caid.. BluRay-Screeener | Breaking Bad