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Discuss what the components are that critical thinking is made of and what phases does it go through.

Perception is one component of critical thinking. Think of how your individual perceptions concerning a specific issue or problem have changed as a result of an event or experience. For example: A person’s perception of a country may have changed as a result of living in that country.

Offer techniques that can be used to purposely alter one’s perception. What are the other components?

Think of the phases you go through to apply the critical thinking process. For example, once you face a triggered event, you start to appraise the situation, then what you do next?

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Week 4 Question 1

What is succession planning in an organization? What has been your experience with succession planning in the organizations you’ve worked for? For those of you who have had limited exposure to succession planning, what could HR do to create a great succession plan? Be sure to include at least one outside peer-reviewed reference.

Week 4 Question 2

How difficult is it to get ‘high performance’ from an organization’s employees? Do you feel that most organizations have success obtaining high performance from their employees? Please support your substantive rationale with at least two outside references.

Week 4 Question 3

As HR professionals, what would you conclude are three key elements to a successful organizational training program? Please provide a thorough and substantive explanation for your answer, citing outside references for greater depth and clarity.

Please help me so that I can complete the assignment:

Prepare a 10-13-question survey to collect primary data regarding your selected problem statement. Please note that you will not administer this survey as part of this assignment.
Your survey questions should include a mixture of categorical (nominal and ordinal) and quantitative (interval and ratio) variables.

Please submit in the excel document.

1. The owner of a computer store rents printers to some of her preferred customers. She is interested in arriving at a forecast of rentals so that she can order the correct quantities of supplies that go with the printers. The data is shown blow.

a. Prepare a forecast for weeks 4 – 10 by using the three week moving average. What is the forecast for week 11.
Week Rentals 1 25 2 28 3 30 4 26 5 27 6 22 7 26 8 24 9 20 10 23

2. A manufacturer of grinding tools is concerned about the durability of its products which depends on the permeability of the sinter mixtures used in production. Suspecting that carbon might be the problem, the plant manager collected the following data.
Carbon Content 5.5 3 4.5 4.8 4.2 4.7 5.1 4.4 3.6 10
Permeability Index 16 31 21 19 16 23 20 11 20 ????
a. Determine the Index for week 10. Draw a Scatter plot of the data. b. Is there a relationship between permeability and carbon content?

3. Management of a shampoo company introduced a new 13.5 ounce pack and used an existing machine with some modifications to fill it. To check the consistency, the following data was used.
a. Using the 5 day moving average, what will the data for the 21st day be? b. Using Linear Regression, what will the 21st day be?
Day Data 1 13.00
2 14.10
3 14.20
4 12.80
5 13.10
6 14.00
7 12.90
8 13.60
9 13.20
10 13.70
11 13.30
12 14.00
13 14.10
14 13.10
15 14.10
16 13.60
17 14.30
18 14.40
19 13.80
20 13.80

4. The marketing vice-president of Getsmart Computers, a regional computer distributor, wants to develop a quarterly sales forecast for the coming year (year 10). He obtained quarterly sales data. What recommendations would you make in order to prepare a forecast? Why did you choose the methodology?

In August 1994, Alan Blinder, recently appointed as vice chairman of the Federal Reserve Board, gave a talk in which he argued that the Fed should be willing to tolerate somewhat higher inflation in order to spur economic growth and job creation. The dollar fell, almost immediately. Explain the link between Dr. Blinder’s views and the value of the dollar.