Discuss the importance of trucks as the transportation method that carries the vast majority of freight across the US.

1. Watch the video: How Long-Haul Trucking Works 2. Answer the following questions: Q1. Discuss the importance of trucks as the transportation method that carries the vast majority of freight across the US. Q2. Discuss the infrastructure required by long-haul over the road trucking in the US, including aspects resulted from labor law requirements around… Continue reading Discuss the importance of trucks as the transportation method that carries the vast majority of freight across the US.

Analyze the overall performance of the project in the case study based on your interpretation of the EVM statistics and with regard to integrated cost and schedule control.

Create a presentation for a project manager based on the assigned case study that reports the project’s performance, including any current or potential deficiencies that you have identified, as well as your recommendations for improving project performance. Specifically, the following critical elements must be addressed. Use presentation notes (“speaker notes”) to articulate those points that… Continue reading Analyze the overall performance of the project in the case study based on your interpretation of the EVM statistics and with regard to integrated cost and schedule control.

Using EVM and focusing on its use in longer-term, higher-cost projects. But what about smaller projects?

Using EVM and focusing on its use in longer-term, higher-cost projects. But what about smaller projects? Do these principles still apply for managing projects that only span a short amount of time and/or cost a small amount of money? Explain your thoughts on the use of EVM for small-scope projects. Specifically, describe whether or not… Continue reading Using EVM and focusing on its use in longer-term, higher-cost projects. But what about smaller projects?

Explain the use of EVM statistics for identifying potential project performance deficiencies.

Create a presentation for a project manager based on the assigned case study that reports the project’s performance, including any current or potential deficiencies that you have identified, as well as your recommendations for improving project performance. Specifically, the following critical elements must be addressed. Use presentation notes (“speaker notes”) to articulate those points that… Continue reading Explain the use of EVM statistics for identifying potential project performance deficiencies.

Application of logistics and supply chain management concepts/tools applied

The purpose of this assignment is to identify and apply Logistics and Supply Chain Management concepts/tools to suggest supply chain process/logistics performance priorities. To this purpose, you should Study chapter 1, 2 and review Fast food industry /Food companies through secondary available information. Think about how you can apply the concepts/tools that you learned in… Continue reading Application of logistics and supply chain management concepts/tools applied

Fleming and koppelman describe six key events that accompany procurements on projects.

Learning Goal: I’m working on a supply chain discussion question and need an explanation and answer to help me learn. Fleming and Koppelman describe six key events that accompany procurements on projects. They are the following: The project manager must define the items to be procured. This is usually done by conducting a “make or… Continue reading Fleming and koppelman describe six key events that accompany procurements on projects.

What is your understanding of a value chain and its relationship with the supply chain?

Learning Goal: I’m working on a supply chain writing question and need an explanation and answer to help me learn. In a document, provide responses to the following questions What is your understanding of a value chain and its relationship with the supply chain? Select a big-box retailer and explain/depict its supply chain, value chain,… Continue reading What is your understanding of a value chain and its relationship with the supply chain?

What are the drivers of Outsourcing?

Learning Goal: I’m working on a supply chain discussion question and need an explanation and answer to help me learn. What are the drivers of Outsourcing? Define 3 PLS Please mention 3 reasons to support your arguments on adoption of OUTSOURCING?

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Learning Goal: I’m working on a supply chain writing question and need an explanation and answer to help me learn. Using the information in this week’s required readings, compose an abstract which summarizes your topic problem, highlights key research sources, and offers a solution. The abstract should be one page in length. A good spot… Continue reading Evidence of efforts to proofread and correct mechanical, grammatical, punctuation, or spelling errors is not seen.