According to Prose, overeating is no longer viewed as a vice or sin but as an illness. Do you agree? Purpose: Write an essay in which you argue for or against gluttony as a moral issue.
Consider the following question: 
What are some of the ways this change in thinking is communicated in popular culture or in the media?

    Essay must be written in 3rd person
    Paragraphs should be between 5-12 sentences in length
    MLA format must be followed
    Typed Two- Three FULL pages
    Must have thesis statement at the end of 1st paragraph
    Must be 5 or more paragraphs
    Must use references to support

Identify and explain three times in your life thatyour judgment has been affected by a form of cognitive bias.  Your first example needs to be confirmation bias. The other two are your choice.

APA formatting must be used on the cover page, body of paper and reference page.  You do not need to provide an abstract.  See Canvasfor a sample paper written in APA7format. Please note: you will need a definition for each of your 3 cognitive biases. This definition needs to come from a legitimate source, and you will need to list this source, in APA format, on yourreference page.There are documents in the Papers folder on Canvasto assist you in this, whether your source is the textbook, an online scientific journal, or a website.You will need to cite your definitions in APA format.  Put the definition in quotesand the full citation on the reference page.You should always use the best source available, so if your cognitive bias is defined in the textbook, cite the textbook.

Poverty cannot be measured by income alone. Instead, it takes a multidimensional approach, accounting for health, education and standard of living, including access to clean water, sanitation, electricity and quality of housing because of the foundational role each plays in allowing families to lead a decent life.
This assignment is a free-form essay on housing and poverty. You can write about anything regarding housing and poverty. Be sure that your essay contains no fewer than one full page of text, and is double-spaced in Arial 12pt font with 1 inch margins.  You may upload in .doc, .docx or .pdf format.  No other formats will be accepted.

1. What is the top product imported into your state? What is the top product exported by your state?
-Indiana is my state and please use the links below as a reference


2. Using the important verbiage of comparative advantage and absolute advantage, why are these 25 products the ones that made the list?

3. Write a paragraph to summarize your findings and explain why the U.S. wants to import and export these products. Be sure to apply the concepts of opportunity costs, comparative advantage, and absolute advantage.

Please use 1 reference material. Thank you.

Consider at least 2 of the following issues: legalization of drugs, educational standards, welfare, environmental regulation and enforcement, same sex marriage, and abortion. What level of government should regulate these issues? Are decisions on these issues better placed in the hands of the states or of the federal government? Why? Provide evidence of additional research on your issues.

After 12 years, your business is wildly successful, with multiple locations throughout the region. You are now ready to think really big. You want to purchase a huge competitor. (Note: You determine whether the competitor is a privately or publicly held company.) To expand, you will need additional capital from the debt or equity market, or both.

Write a 57 page paper in which you:

Use one of the valuation techniques identified in Chapters 11 and 12 to calculate the value of the competitor you wish to purchase. Note: You will have to make assumptions; however, your assumptions need to be rationally supported.
Analyze the various financial tools available to you to determine which tools will be most helpful in assessing whether your company can afford to purchase the competitor. Support your response.
Imagine you can indeed afford to purchase the competitor; however, you will need an additional $100 million.

Examine the options available to you to finance the competitor through the debt market, recommending the best alternative as a result of your analysis. Provide support for your recommendation.
Examine the options available to you to finance the competitor through the equity market, recommending the best alternative as a result of your analysis. Provide support for your recommendation.
Conduct a cross-comparison of your debt and equity examinations to determine where to ideally obtain the additional $100 million funding needed to make the purchase and the approach that you would take to securing the funds. Provide support for your recommendation.   

OSHA recently updated their Safety and Health Management Program Guidelines. These guidelines replace what OSHA previously proposed as an Injury Illness Prevention Program (I2P2). There is an exception for California, which still uses I2P2.

What are some of the challenges of implementing these program guidelines on a large construction site? What innovative ideas do you have that can make the program a success?

Under the new guidelines, OSHA added a seventh core element, “Communication and Coordination for Host Employers, Contractors, and Staffing Agencies.”

What does this seventh core element mean to general contractors or construction management firms?

The Unit 7 Assignment requires you to consider the role of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in an organizations strategy. CSR requires companies to ensure they are always working towards four pillars of societal accountability: economic, legal, ethical, and philanthropic.

Prior to working on the assignment, consider completing the following learning activity as it will prepare you to address the assignment requirements.

Using the material from Chapter 4 of the text as well as your own independent research, you will draft an informative essay that makes the connection between a theoretical understanding of CSR and how it is reflected in the strategies of a real organization. Outcomes evaluated through this assignment include MT140-05 and GEL-7.02.

Assignment Checklist:

Using your research skills, locate and define the CSR policy of one well-known public company.
Referring to your selected company’s CSR initiatives, identify which pillars of responsibility they seem most focused on: economic, legal, ethical, or philanthropic. Give at least two specific examples.
Research the mission statement of your chosen company. Describe how the company’s mission statement aligns with their CSR policy. Give at least two specific examples.
Utilize at least two external sources as part of your research. Sources might include your textbook, the company’s website, or another resource found in the university library.
Your submission should include a title page, introduction, main body, conclusion, and reference list.
The paper should be at least two double-spaced pages in length using size 12-point font.

Your boss wants to send out a brief company email welcoming employees who recently transferred from the Hong Kong branch to your department. These employees, all of whom are Hong Kong natives, speak English, but your boss asks you to review his message for clarity. Using a minimum of one scholarly and/or credible source from the library, what would you suggest your boss change in the following email message and why? Is this message audience centered? Why or why not? How would you redraft this message for clarity?

I wanted to welcome you ASAP to our little family here in the States. Its high time we shook hands in person and not just across the sea. Im pleased as punch about getting to know you all, and I for one will do my level best to sell you on America.

Assignment OverviewUnit 4 – Individual Project
Deliverable Length: Part I: 1 budget in standard format; Part II: 700900-word memo
Part I

Compose a memo to the client discussing the benefits of a budget. Include information regarding static budgets, as well as flexible budgets, and the differences between the two. In Part II of this assignment, you will prepare a static budget for the client. Also, include your rationale for each decision (step) that you make for the budget that you will prepare.

Part II

Using the 2016 and 2017 financial statements provided for Jims Auto Body, prepare a static budget for 2018 (include the Income Statement and the Balance Sheet). Jim Davis has indicated that his plan is to grow his revenue by 15%. Prepare the static budget based on this growth plan and the previous years statements to account for trends. Do not be afraid to make suggestions for the budget (such as suggesting a way to cut back on utilities or supplies) to show the client how much of a difference it could make in his profitability. Please show your work (calculations). Your memo should be 700900 words in APA format.