Category Archives: Business

General Motors – 100yrs but is there 100 more?

General Motors Corporation mainly referred to as GM is the second largest automobile manufacturer in the world after Toyota. The main area of specialty for the company’s expansion, marketing as well as production of trucks, cars and car parts and its primary operations are situated in Europe and North America (Pelfrey 53). The company employs […]

Quality Control: How to Avoid a Product Recall

Article Title: How to avoid a product Recall Author: Lindsay La Vine Date of publication: April 24, 2013 URL: Relevant SCM 301Topic: Quality Control Essentials In running any business, there are many things that should be considered. Staying on top of the quality standards of the business is the main aspect that should be […]

General Environment Analysis of Apple Company

Apple is a multinational corporation that has its headquarters in Cupertino, California. Apple Inc. is best known for designing, developing and selling consumer electronics, personal computers and computer software.  IPad, tablets, iPhone Smartphone, iPod and computer Mac line are its best hardware products. IWork and iLife product suites and creativity, Safari browser, iTunes browser, operating […]

General Motors Case Study: A Model Manufacturing Company

Introduction     The dynamic nature of the business environment requires that companies and firms work towards enhancing their competitive advantage in order to not only thrive but to also survive. Unlike in the past when the market environment was not competitive, current trends indicate that the scenario has changed dramatically and more than ever, companies […]

Ethical Issues in Public Organizations

ABSTRACT A public organization is a government run organization that mainly deals with service delivery to the public. The organization is managed and sponsored by the government meaning the tax payer pays its bills and does the creation of all the policies related to the organization. Employees of such organizations face a lot ethical challenges […]

General Motors Organizational Change: SWOT Analysis

General Motors, a company based in the United States, was pioneered in 1908 in Michigan State. Since its inception, General Motors has gained overwhelming influence to vehicle owners in the United States and around the globe. Over the years, its influence has been evidenced by high sales of their products in addition to market dominance […]

Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

GAAP remains a customary framework guiding principles used in a financial accounting in relation to a specific jurisdiction. The GAAP comprise of standard concords as well as rules, which accountants need to observe during recording, briefing together with general preparations that entails a financial statement (Bonham & Ernst & Young, 2008). GAAP is frequently obligatory […]

General Motors Policy Report

Table of Contents 1.0 Executive Summary    4 2.0 GM’s Vision and Mission Statements    5 2.1 Vision Statement    5 2.2 Mission Statement    5 3.0 Company Background    6 3.1 Company History    6 4.0 GM’s SWOT Analysis    7 4.1 Strengths    7 4.1.1 Large Share of the market    7 4.1.2 Global Experience    7 4.1.3 Many brand names and business […]

Relationship Between Auditing and Assurance

Question 1: The Principal-Agent Conflict and its Significance In the framework of business governance, reputation mediators or agents are those who offer a guarantee or support corporate communications founded on which strangers make choices. Given that the public depends on their declarations of assurance, it is significant that reputation agents uphold and increase their reputations […]