Case analysis: rick’s new job

 
Read the Rick’s New Job case analysis at the end of Chapter 3 of the  Blanchard and Thacker (2013) text. In an 800 to 1,000 word paper  (excluding the title and reference pages), respond to the following case  questions: 

  • Explain why Rick was let go and how reinforcement theory applies to this situation.
  • Explain Rosie and Walter’s reaction to Rick’s computer in terms of  resistance to change. Use the concepts in this chapter to explain how  Rick might have approached the computer situation so as to gain  acceptance.
  • Explain Rick’s inability to “fit in” using social learning theory. Identify where breakdowns occurred.
  • If Val hired you to develop a management training program for the  senior managers at PPP, explain how you would go about designing the  program. Provide appropriate theoretical rationale to support your  position.

Your paper must be formatted according to APA style as outlined in  the Ashford Writing Center. Your paper must also include citations and  references for the Blanchard and Thacker (2013) text and at least two  scholarly sources from the Ashford University Library. An Abstract is  not required. Use APA formatted headings, rather than numbers, to  delineate your response to each case question. For example, the  following headings (or equivalent) can be used to identify each section  of your paper:

  • Reinforcement Theory
  • Resistance to Change
  • Social Learning Theory
  • Designing a Management Training Program

The paper

  • Must be 800 to 1,000 words, double-spaced (excluding title and  references pages) and formatted according to APA style as outlined in  the Ashford Writing Center. (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. 
  • Must include a separate title page with the following:
    • Title of paper
    • Student’s name
    • Course name and number
    • Instructor’s name
    • Date submitted
  • Must use at least two scholarly sources in addition to the course text.
  • Must document all sources in APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.
  • Must include a separate references page that is formatted according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing
  • Must include a separate references page that is formatted according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.
Order a unique copy of this paper
(550 words)

Approximate price: $22

Basic features
  • Free title page and bibliography
  • Unlimited revisions
  • Plagiarism-free guarantee
  • Money-back guarantee
  • 24/7 support
On-demand options
  • Writer’s samples
  • Part-by-part delivery
  • Overnight delivery
  • Copies of used sources
  • Expert Proofreading
Paper format
  • 275 words per page
  • 12 pt Arial/Times New Roman
  • Double line spacing
  • Any citation style (APA, MLA, Chicago/Turabian, Harvard)

Our guarantees

We value our customers and so we ensure that what we do is 100% original..
With us you are guaranteed of quality work done by our qualified experts.Your information and everything that you do with us is kept completely confidential.

Money-back guarantee

You have to be 100% sure of the quality of your product to give a money-back guarantee. This describes us perfectly. Make sure that this guarantee is totally transparent.

Read more

Zero-plagiarism guarantee

The Product ordered is guaranteed to be original. Orders are checked by the most advanced anti-plagiarism software in the market to assure that the Product is 100% original. The Company has a zero tolerance policy for plagiarism.

Read more

Free-revision policy

The Free Revision policy is a courtesy service that the Company provides to help ensure Customer’s total satisfaction with the completed Order. To receive free revision the Company requires that the Customer provide the request within fourteen (14) days from the first completion date and within a period of thirty (30) days for dissertations.

Read more

Privacy policy

The Company is committed to protect the privacy of the Customer and it will never resell or share any of Customer’s personal information, including credit card data, with any third party. All the online transactions are processed through the secure and reliable online payment systems.

Read more

Fair-cooperation guarantee

By placing an order with us, you agree to the service we provide. We will endear to do all that it takes to deliver a comprehensive paper as per your requirements. We also count on your cooperation to ensure that we deliver on this mandate.

Read more

Calculate the price of your order

550 words
We'll send you the first draft for approval by September 11, 2018 at 10:52 AM
Total price:
$26
The price is based on these factors:
Academic level
Number of pages
Urgency