AMP 415 Grand Canyon Week 6 Complete Work
Grand Canyon AMP 415 Module 6 Discussion 1
What other ways, besides relevant costs, could be used to analyze a make-or-buy decision?
Grand Canyon AMP 415 Module 6 Discussion 2
How is relevant costing used in decision making? What would the relevant costs be in deciding whether to discontinue a segment of business? What would the relevant costs be in deciding how to optimize use of a constrained resource?
Grand Canyon AMP 415 Module 6 Assignment 1
Voice App is a midsize software company that specializes in voice recognition software. Due to rising costs of maintaining IT technical support, your director is considering outsourcing¬ your technical support services. Currently, your technical support service desk is staffed by 30 full-time and 15 part-time employees. Your director has asked you to prepare a recommendation report that includes the advantages and disadvantages of outsourcing and a cost/benefit analysis to determine if outsourcing will actually result in any significant savings for the company.
For this assignment, prepare your preliminary list of the advantages and disadvantages of outsourcing for your company, including both long- and short-term consequences. Rank the advantages and disadvantages in descending order of importance. Then, in a 500-word paper, explain the research process you will undertake to complete your recommendation. Include all costs you must calculate and other data you must collect in order to make the most informed decision possible.
APA format is not required, but solid academic writing is expected.
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.
You are not required to submit this assignment to Turnitin.
Grand Canyon AMP 415 Module 6 Assignment 2
Complete “P14-48” on pages 624-625 of Managerial Accounting: Creating Value in a Dynamic Business Environment and present your responses in an Excel spreadsheet.
You are not required to submit this assignment to Turnitin, unless otherwise directed by your instructor. If so directed, refer to the Student Success Center for directions. Only Word documents can be submitted to Turnitin.