Dr neale Kinnear Transport Research laboratory Crowthorne house, nine Mile Ride wokingham, UK, Rg40 3ga email@example.com Keywords electric vehicles, consumer preferences, segmentation two-wave design was aimed at reducing psychological In order to examine this premise, we report the results of part of a large scale programme of work in the UK, sponsored by the Energy Technologies Institute, to model the consumer response to EVs. In this paper we concentrate on two closely related strands of this work: (i) the systematic review of theoretical and empirical studies in the area of car purchasing in general and EV adoption more specifically; (ii) the preliminary results from a field study conducted in 2010 using a unique two-wave research design in which 2,729 respondents completed both waves. The aim of this paper is to promote discussion on how the challenges presented by this novel technology can be addressed by both academic research and commercial marketers of EVs, particularly given dynamic consumer preferences and attitudes. Secondly, the preliminary results suggest that symbolic motivations of consumers may be more important than instrumental or demographic
8 Nonlinear Optimization Models MULTIPLE CHOICE 1. Which of the following is incorrect? a. A global optimum is a local optimum in a nonlinear optimization problem. b. A local maximum is a global maximum in a concave nonlinear optimization problem. c. A global minimum is a local minimum in a convex nonlinear optimization problem. d. A local optimum is a global optimum in a nonlinear optimization problem. ANSWER: d TOPIC: Local and global optima 2. The measure of risk most often associated with the Markowitz portfolio model is the a. portfolio average return. b. portfolio minimum return. c. portfolio variance. d. portfolio standard deviation. ANSWER: c TOPIC: Markowitz portfolio model ASW8 3. An ANSWER: False TOPIC: Local and global optimaQMB6 7. A feasible solution is a global optimum if there are no other feasible points with a better objective function value in the feasible region.
Phase 5 Individual Project Professor Touro Sarah White Colorado Technical University Phase 5 Individual Project Executive Summary: In this section I will highlight the key points of Smashburger’s plan. Smashburger is a rapidly expanding burger restaurant concept; they have announced a summary of its 2011 accomplishments and their marketing and expansion plans for 2012. Opening their first location in 2007 and growing rapidly ever since, now in 2011 Smashburger had yet another successful year of growth and consumer acceptance. Smashburger is quickly gaining national recognition for its juicy handmade burgers that are smashed fresh and served delicious, along with its localized recipes that celebrate regional taste profiles in
ASSIGNMENT QUESTION Marketing Plan: Your company has just developed a new sports drink that is in a container which will keep it cool for up to 6 hours. Write a 3 page paper discussing how you would market the product.
Sincerely, Ébéniste Jewelry team Ébéniste Jewelry Business Plan | COMM 320, Section R Professor: Judy Nagy Concordia University April 14, 2015 COMM 320, Section R Professor: Judy Nagy Concordia University April 14, 2015 | | Matheson Carroll He is a professionally-trained cabinet maker from Montreal. Gill makes hand-made wooden jewelry, with products ranging from rings, bracelets and earrings. He sells his products mostly on Etsy. Currently, Ébéniste has direct and indirect competitors within the retail and online stores. In the next three years, Ébéniste will focus towards increasing profit and exposure in order to gain market share.
Assignment 3: Corporate Governance and Ethical Responsibility Research Paper By: To Professor: Stacie Pittell COURSE NAME: LEG 500 – Law, Ethics, and Corporate Governance Strayer University Washington DC August 2012 Corporate Governance and Ethical Responsibility Research Paper This analysis paper will explain if Dr. DoRight of Universal Human Care Hospital can manage when he discovers that
* Marcel does more business at lunch than with the more profitable dinner trade. * There is no indication that the tourist trade will slow Other paintings of guinguettes, such as “Elena et Les Hommes” by Renoir, provide a sense of light-hearted summer days. We want to replicate this feeling in accordance with Marcel’s original restaurant concept by incorporating all of the definitions of a guinguette.
PPBM4511 Mid Term Multiple Choice Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question. ____ a. b. c. d. e. 1. The concept of exchange is important to marketing because: if all the conditions for an exchange are in place, then the exchange will be completed exchange provides money to marketers marketing activities help to create exchange marketing activities are a
The things that have changed the super bowl are very significant. Everything is important. The first factor that changed the Super bowl is mobile devices, laptops, and tablets. Secondly, with the devices comes what they do for the companies, many people tweet, use Instagram, and have Facebook to talk
1. Market development strategy involves A. increasing the sale of present products to present customers. B. finding new customers for its present products. C. targeting present customers for the newly developed products. D. leading an organization into entirely new and unrelated businesses. 2. Product development strategy A. involves seeking new products for customers not currently being served. B. offers product-line extensions of existing products to present customers. C. is merely getting the product to a new market. D. deals with developing a production plan for a product. 3. Eddy's Ice Cream developed a line of whole fruit sorbets targeted at people who are loyal Eddy's consumers, but dislike all the fat and calories in
Accounting and Decision Making (ADM) Student’s Name Date of Submission Contents 1. Analysis of profitability of Waldron 3 Divisional analysis: 3 A. Durafit Division 3 What Happened? 3 Why sales decreased? 3 B. Contracts 4 What Happened? 4 Reason of this growth 4 C. Elite 4 What Happened? 4 Reason of this growth 4 Stellex 5 Over all Waldron analysis 6 Issues with Waldron: 6 RECOMMENDATION: 8 2. CASH FLOW ISSUES: 8 • Operating activities: 8 • Financing activities: 8 • Investing activities: 9 • Working capital cycle: 9 Recommendations: 9 3. STELLEX OVER ALL PERFORMANCE 10 Recommendations: 12 4. LIMITATIONS OF STELLEX’S CURRENT APPROACH TO Another reason was its bids conversion ratio which was falling year by year which can be seen from following table:
2.1.1 Macro-environmental Analysis Table 1.0 PESTLE Analysis: Tough Mudder ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS IMPACT Prob. Political-Legal: Complex Negligence tort laws system (Bugg, 2006) This impacts Tough Mudder through high legal, public liability insurance, and risk management costs (Lapowsky, 2013)
[MARKETING TODAY] January 24, 2011 True-False - Terminology/Concept 1. Marketing-related activities are limited to people called “marketers.” 2. The effective practice of marketing-related activities is limited to larger firms. 3. For virtually every good and service we purchase, the marketing process affects the assortment of models and styles offered in the marketplace. 4. The scope of marketing includes goods, services, organizations, people, places, and ideas. 5. A firm can anticipate demand through marketing research and sales forecasting activities. 6. A firm can stimulate demand through offering credit and by expanding a product’s distribution to include additional retailers. 7. Installation, alteration, and repair services are all
eMarketing Mid-Term 1. After reading the article I have changed my thinking on how I would reach out to the baby boomer generation. I used to think it was wrong to use social media to market towards baby boomers and generation x and I was wrong. I am pretty amazed on how many people from this generation are using sites like Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter, and Myspace. I will definitely keep social networking at the top of my list as a way to market towards these generations. More specifically I will primarily use Facebook as the main source of marketing because more than 1/3 of baby boomers and half of Generation X has a Facebook page.
The best time to promote Victoria’s Secret would be in the afternoon, when women are getting home from work or out of school. They promote with young sexy models wearing their lingerie which may attract women because they want to look sexy like the models. Victoria’s Secret has it owns Victoria Secret Pressroom (vspressroom.com). This website has information on the latest styles, seasonal looks news, events and press releases. There are also articles released on trends and styles in magazines by Victoria’s Secret. Lastly, VS has mobile messaging and advertising. They are on Facebook, Pinterest, having their own apps and they send updates to people who sign up for this.