identify and explain the five steps of forecasting, and then come up

 Question 1:
In 750-1000 words, identify and explain the five steps of  forecasting, and then come up with an original example taken from your  own professional experiences to illustrate these steps. Your response  must be original. You must incorporate at least three reliable sources,  both as references and corresponding in-text citations. APA format is  expected.

Question 2:
In 750-1000 words, explain qualitative  and quantitative forecasting, and then come up with an original example  of each taken from your own professional experiences to illustrate these  two forecasting types. Your response must be original. You must  incorporate at least three reliable sources, both as references and  corresponding in-text citations. APA format is expected.
 

Question 3:
In  750-1000 words, identify and explain the types of data patterns, and  then come up with an original example of each (strive to make it based  on your own professional experiences) to illustrate each data pattern  type. Your response must be original. You must incorporate at least  three reliable sources, both as references and corresponding in-text  citations. APA format is expected. 

Note: Time frame is 6 to 7 hours