strayer pad599 week 1 to week 4 discussions done on may 2015

| September 29, 2018

week 1″Public Administration and My Role” Please respond to the following:Imagine that you are applying for a position in the agency you reviewed in any of the two e-Activities. Describe the agency and the specific role for which you are applying and the challenges you see the agency facing.Explain two or three reasons you would be of value to the agency in meeting those challenges.diss 2″Management Roles: Which Are Most Important?” Please respond to the following:Using the agency you reviewed in any of the two e-Activities, assume you have been elected to a government position (e.g., governor, county executive, mayor, or sheriff). Identify your position, select two management roles, and explain why they are the most important for the elected official you identified. (Management Roles could be figurehead, leader, monitor, disseminator, entrepreneur, disturbance handler, resource allocator, and negotiator.)week 2″Strategic Planning” Please respond to the following: Review “Doing the Right Thing” in Chapter 5. Governmental Planning Takes Diverse Forms. A partial list of large-scale governmental planning activities would have to include at least the following: (1) planning for the conservation and use of natural resources, (2) city planning, (3) planning for full employment, (4) planning for personal and family security, (5) planning for agriculture, and (6) planning for the improvement of government organization. Provide one example from the case that addresses one of the five planning activities. Explain the lessons you discovered in this case that could create additional planning activities.Review “Robin Hood” in Chapter 5. The story stated that the source of revenue (the rich) was dwindling because the rich were avoiding the forest. Robin considered increasing revenue by assessing a fixed transit tax. Recommend a contingency plan to increase revenue that would allow Robin Hood to stay true to his mission. Comment on the use and importance of contingency plans by public administrators. Provide an example to illustrate.diss 2″Making the Decision” Please respond to the following:Using the story about Robin Hood, discuss a cost-benefit and cost-effective analysis of the proposed assessment and contingency plan. Justify your rationale.From the e-Activity, select one of the current events and discuss what method of rational decision making will better serve the public interest(s). Justify your response.week 3″Understanding Organizational Structure” Please respond to the following:Using the agency you selected in Assignment 1, review the current organization and describe its organizational design model.Using the agency you selected in Assignment 1, identify a change that would help the agency to better serve its current mission. State your rationale for redesign.diss 2″Understanding Implementation” Please respond to the following:Review “NYPD’s Counterterrorism Division” in Chapter 9. Dickey is sharply critical of “the dangerously ill-conceived, mismanaged, and highly militarized global war on terror” and sees the success of the NYPD’s counterterrorism program as offering an alternative approach. Recommend one or two actions you would take to implement a different plan from Dickey and / or Kelly.Review “Problems and Applications in Chapter 9 and respond to scenario 2 about smuggling drugs. Assume that you are on Commissioner Lane’s team. Recommend one or two alternatives to the plan described and explain how you will evaluate the success of each recommendation.week 4″Strategies for Leading” Please respond to the following:Review “Day One” in Chapter 8. The President of the U.S. gets 100 days to prove himself. However, it is unlikely Jacqueline Gibson will get that much time. Gibson needs to take charge quickly and effectively during this critical career transition period. Discuss one or two specific strategies she might follow and actions she might take.Using the agency selected in Assignment 1, discuss how the leadership is promoting change to the field of public administration. Justify your response with one or two examples.diss 2Responsibility or Ethics” Please respond to the following:Using the e-Activity and the agency selected in Assignment 1, find a current event from the past two years and discuss the administrative responsibility to the stakeholders, organization, and public regarding the issues in described in the current event. Justify your response with one or two examples.Review “The FDA Task Force” in Chapter 4. The author of the case study states: “Even though at least 60 percent of Americans disapprove of cloned food, the FDA in 2006 ruled that milk and meat from cloned animals should be allowed on grocery store shelves.” As an FDA Administrator, explain how you would respond to the public’s objections of the “respected colleague” about the use of control groups. In your response, identify and explain which principles you applied. Provide one or two examples to support your response.

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