Research Papers on Business Management

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Research Papers on Business Management

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  • Management Science Journal Articles Reviewed

    In seven pages this paper reviews 7 articles on business management as they relate to the insurance industry.

  • The Use of a Variety of Accounting Elements in Business Operations, including Financial Statements and Cash Flow Statements

    5 pages and 3 sources used. This paper provides an overview of the process of financial management in the corporate setting, with a focus on the use of a variety of accounting elements. This paper relates the connection between business management and the creation of financial statements and business management and the analysis of cash flow statements.

  • Asian Cultures and Business Management

    This 10 page paper provides an overview of research on Asian cultures and business management. This paper looks at the influence of Western culture on Eastern business management strategies. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

  • Three Essays on Business Management

    In ten pages three business management essays are presented and include new companies' five stages and why various stages need management, changing the vertical organization concept to one that is horizontal or flat, and leader and management roles in the corporate culture of the contemporary business world. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • CRM and Business Management

    In a paper of three pages, the author relates the importance of customer relationship management (CRM) in business management. The author identifies articles that provide a range of views of this issue in the business environment. Major themes are identified. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • H. Thomas Johnson's Relevance Regained

    In five pages this text review considers business practice and education in three sections that include history and accounting management problems, alternatives, and business management education in the future.

  • Guardian Higher Education Supplement Article on Academic Stresses and Challenges

    In three pages this paper is written in a GHES article style and concerns Business Management Department interviews regarding coping strategies of academic stress management.

  • 5 Web Pages and an Overview of Business Management, Marketing, Accounting, Economics, and Finance

    This paper considers 5 web pages as they represent marketing, business management, economics, accounting, and finance. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Research Proposal on a Rental Equipment Business's Management Information Systems

    In ten pages this research proposal endeavors to study a rental business's use of management information systems in a literature review, answers to questions, project planning, and methodology. Nine sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Proposal for a Small Business Management Information System

    In fifteen pages this paper examines how a small business can create a management information system to meet its need in a proposal of 2 possible computer solutions, pricing, and suggestions. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Federal Express and Human Resources

    In four pages Federal Express's human resource management is examined in a consideration of how well it conforms to three strategic business strategies.

  • Small Business vs. Large Business

    This essay compares and contrasts human resource management between large and small businesses. The paper discusses laws, strategic planning, laws, technology, and how small businesses can compete with large business for talent. There are ten sources listed in the bibliography of this twelve page paper.

  • B2B and B2C Electronic Commerce

    In six pages business to commerce and business to business types of electronic commerce are discussed with sales data and management factors considered. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Cost of Discrimination of Women in International Business

    This 5 page paper looks at the issue of gender discrimination in senior management of international companies. After assessing the extent of the issue and establishing that this type of discrimination exists the writer goes on to look at the potential business consequences and the evidence indicates business are loosing out as a result. The bibliography cites 6 sources.

  • Unique Restaurant Opening Business Plan

    In twenty one pages this new restaurant business plan begins with an executive summary, description of business, data analysis of marketing and industry, management, operations, marketing plan, and financial plans and projections. Five sources are cited in the bibliography with statistics and three financial tables also provided.

  • Process Reengineering and Operations Management

    In five pages this paper discusses Camper Manufacturing's business process reengineering in an operations management consideration that includes necessary management changes, Just In Time manufacturing, and the Deming cycle. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Philippines As a Potential Business Destination

    This 5 page paper examines the Philippines a potential business destination. The paper starts by examining the economy of the Philippines; its’ performance, its’ structure and its’ trade patterns, the nearby economies of Malaysia and China are also outlined. The paper then considers some of the potential issues management may face with setting up a business in the Philippines including the cultural differences. The bibliography cites eight sources.

  • Database Management and Use

    A 3 page paper overview of database management and use as the database continues its metamorphosis from keeper of historic data only to the tool that identifies trends and opportunities found through examination of the information the database holds. Now and in the future, the database uses its historical data to identify trends and new business opportunities that lead the well-managed organization to greater competitive advantage, greater efficiency and more favorable overall business results. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Human Resource Problems at One Company

    Human resource business solutions can improve management but no system will solve the problems before the executive team is unified. This paper discusses human resource problems at Riordan Manufacturing. The writer identifies what the executive team needs to do and also identifies a human resource system that will improve management. There are four sources listed in the bibliography of this five page paper.

  • Business Education Lessons

    In a paper of four pages, the author reflects on the six facets of understanding and utilizes these in the creation of two business education lessons. These lessons focus on topics like ethics in business and the creation of a small business budget. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • The Use of PM Tools to Improve Project Management

    The writer looks at the way tools may be used to optimize project management. The writer look sat the way a previous small project has created lessons for a student to assess tools that may be used to manage projects in a reflective context. The general approach to project management, use of different management tools and management of teams are all discussed. Eleven sources are cited in the bibliography this nine page paper.

  • Chad's Creative Concepts Management and Change Implementation

    In sixteen pages this report considers how to implement management changes in this successful small business through IT supply management and production advantages, production process redesign, supplies and warehousing among other possible options. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Productivity : Measuring And Improving

    A 14 page paper with headings and subheadings. The Introduction discusses productivity management, including Keane's six principles; Measuring productivity discusses five factors and includes comments on Business Process Reengineering; explanation of the Functions of management; the Benefits of productivity on five different levels; and suggestions for improving productivity. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

  • Quality Costs

    In eight pages the cost of quality in global business is examined in a consideration of techniques of Total Quality Management, Six Sigma, Deming's Total Quality Management approach, and Feigenbaum's quality cost methods. Fourteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Major Shifts in Practices in Management Accounting

    10 pages and 16 sources. This paper provides an overview of the transformation of management accounting through the integration of technology. This paper outlines the basic factors influencing management accounting, including technological change, globalization and increasingly complex marketing strategies. This paper also defines some central accounting principles, including activity-based costing and enterprise resource planning, all of which have been integrated into the modernized business accounting systems.

  • Business Administration Overview

    In ten pages the functions of business administration are examined in this overview that includes statistics, management accounting, marketing, and overall management skills. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Managing Business Ethics: Tools and Techniques of Business Ethics Management

    This 10 page paper examines ethics in the business environment and how they may be determined and managed as well as the use of codes of ethics as specific tools t0 help with management and ethical guidance for companies and individuals. The bibliography cites 10 sources.

  • Managing Change

    Over the years management styles have changed, there are increasing uses of models such as participative management and the concept of the learning organization that focus ion human aspects of leadership. The writer assesses the degree to which change management is part of modern management and whether there is a continued argument for the separate study of changer management. Ten sources are cited in this six page paper.

  • Bureaucracy and IT Project Management

    This 11 page paper looks at the conflict between the need for control and flexibility within project management and the problems and benefits of bureaucracy in project management. Focusing on IT project management the role and perception of bureaucracy is discussed along with alternative management approaches. The models of bureaucracy and flexible team based structures are applied to the project management environment in order to assess their suitability. The bibliography cites 17 sources.

  • Environmental Risk Management

    Environmental risk management is becoming in recent important within a commercial environment. This 14 page paper looks at a number of into related issues that need to be considered when undertaking environmental risk management. The paper starts by considering the concept of environmental risk management and then looks at environmental impact assessments, environmental audits, life cycle assessments and waste management. Each aspect of environmental management is considered separately as well is being seen as interdependent. The bibliography cites 20 sources.

  • Business Issues in sub-Saharan Africa

    Sub-Saharan Africa has some of the poorest countries in the world. They also have some of the most corrupt politicians and businessmen. This has a direct effect on businesses. This paper discusses several issues including the corruption, stakeholder activism, the gap between financing male-owned vs. female-owned businesses, and why it is important to understand these issues when financing a small business. There are five sources used in this four page paper.

  • Establishing a New Clean Air Recycling Company Business Plan

    In twenty pages a business plan for a proposed company that would recycle ribbons, tape and toner cartridges and then resell the recycled products is examined in terms of industry overview, company description, potential risks, management and marketing plans along with annual balance statements and cash flow financial information. Fourteen sources are cited in the bibliography along with the inclusion of 4 tables.

  • Consultants for Change Projects

    Significant organizational change can be an overwhelming challenge for business leaders. They can choose to use one or more of the many organizational change models available, such as Kotter's eight stages, but when the change is comprehensive and complex, they may choose to hire a consulting firm that specializes in change development, management, and implementation. For this paper, the Clerestory Consulting Web site was selected for analysis. There is one source listed in the bibliography of this three page paper.

  • Business and Ethics

    In four pages this paper considers companies and multinational corporations in an evaluation of the statement 'Ethics has no place in business.'

  • International Business and the Implications of Religion and Ethics

    In three pages doing business overseas and the implications of those countries' religions and ethics are considered.

  • JUST BUSINESS CHRISTIAN ETHICS - A REVIEW

    This 3-page paper presents a book review on Alexander Hill's Just Business Christian Ethics for the Marketplace.

  • Case Study of the Westchester Distributing Company

    This paper consists of seven pages and examines business kickbacks and fraud as they pertain to the Westchester Distributing Company.

  • Issues in Business

    6 pages and no sources cited. This paper provides rhetorical discourse on three different topics that have to do with business operations and business thinking. This paper relates the problem of women in business in Saudi Arabia, the ethical operation of companies in the tobacco industry, and the nature and business opportunities of yuppies from countries in Asia.

  • Jordan Business and Joint Ventures

    6 pages, 6 sources. This paper considers the nature of Jordanian business and the impacts of joint ventures with American companies. This paper integrates an example of a speech that would outline a proposal for joint venture businesses between American and Jordanian businesses. This paper also includes a number of business models, including those by Hall, Kluckhohn and Hofstede, among others.

  • Car Rental Business

    This 8 page paper considers the potential start up of a new car rental business. The paper outlines the business profile, performs a SWOT analysis on the business and the position it will have in the industry and then finishes with recommendations of the type of owners and some strategies that may help the business develop. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

  • Business Differences: Canada and Egypt

    A 20 page paper discussing business risk in Egypt; potential benefits of doing business there; and the cultural differences between doing business in Canada and doing business in Egypt. Bibliography lists 18 sources.

  • Business Planning Books

    This 10 page paper looks at 7 books that can be used for business planning, outlines their contents, style and presentation and then considering the ways that they would be valuable for a business student when writing a business paper or business plan. The bibliography cites 7 sources.

  • Conflict Resolution

    The most common types of workplace conflict are explained and described. A conflict management policy that could be adopted in any organization is presented. It is based on mediation as the format for resolving conflicts. Steps for conflict management are reported as well as an outline for training employees and managers in conflict management. There are five sources listed in the bibliography of this seven page paper.

  • ANALYSIS OF CARREFOUR AND MANAGEMENT

    Focuses on a management analysis of the retailer Carrefour, and other management discussions. Powerpoint presentation and mind map are included There are 6 sources listed in the bibliography of this 12-page paper.

  • Knowledge Management

    This 11 page paper looks at knowledge management and the ways in which a firm can gain value from a knowledge management strategy or system. The paper defines what it is meant by knowledge management, looks at the different types of knowledge management that can take place and the barriers to successful implementation and what approaches should be taken in terms of knowledge creation and leveraging knowledge to overcome potential barriers. The bibliography cites 13 sources.

  • Project Management and Critical Chain Scheduling v. Critical Path Scheduling

    In six pages the pros and cons of project management's critical chain management and critical path scheduling are examined in order to determine a scheduling preference. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • A REVIEW OF SMALL BUSINESS FRAUD PREVENTION MANUAL

    A book review about Joseph Wells' The Small Business Fraud Prevention Manual.

  • Environmental Risk Management In the Construction Industry and the Role of the Project Manager

    This 82 page paper is investigates the role of project manager in the construction industry with a focus on the UK. The paper includes an introduction, aims and objectives and methodology, and presents an in-depth literature review concerning the responsibilities of a project manager and issues related to environmental risk management in construction, including approaches to environmental management systems and waste management. Simulated primary research is presented and the findings are used to make recommendation for practices that would improve environmental risk management in the construction industry. The bibliography cites 62 sources.

  • To What Extent Can Decisions About Operations Really Be Strategic From The Firm's Point Of View?

    This 3 page paper considers to what extent operations management, and decisions regarding operations management may be strategic. Examples of strategic operations management are considered along with the constraints that may be present, in order to determine the extent to which there is the potential for strategy in operations management. The bibliography cites 5 sources.

  • Benefits of Performance Appraisal, Diversity Management and Employee Participation in a Troubled Firm

    This 7 page paper looks at three issues concerned with human resource management; performance appraisals, diversity management and employee participation. Three issues are considered from the perspective of a company which is suffering from claims of discrimination based on its' existing predominantly white married male management structure. Each of the factors is discussed in the context of improving internal culture of the company and reducing the potential for discrimination as well is changing attitudes of management. The bibliography cites 10 sources.

  • Knowledge Management at Molnlycke Health Care

    This 19 page paper is a proposal to develop knowledge management at a medical equipment company, including a sample cover letter. The paper examines the concept of knowledge management looking at what it is and how it can add value, and then examines the company, what it does and the way it competes and along with the existing level of knowledge management. Based on these two sections a strategy to increase the use of knowledge management is proposed. The bibliography cites 18 sources.

  • Project Managers

    A 15 page paper answering 10 questions about project management. All questions directly relate to the final chapters of Project Management: The Managerial Process by Gray and Larson (2003) addressing the traits of effective project managers; conflict management; culture shock; organizational partnerships; and portfolio management. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

  • Risk Management Questions

    This 16 page paper answers a set of questions set by the student concerning risk management. Issues discussed include the types of data that may be recorded by an airline for risk management purposes, the risk management cycle, why risk management is important, the direct and indirect impact on profitability and the types of probability measures that are useful. The bibliography cites 7 sources.

  • Project Management and the Subject of Risk

    The writer introduces the subject of risk management with in the context of project management, explaining what it is, and how it is dealt with in project management, and uses the arguments to justify the need for a study looking specifically at risk management within project. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography this three page paper.

  • The Relationship Between Risk Management And Project Management

    This 3 page paper explains and explores the link between risk management and project management, arguing that risk assessment ad management is an essential part of any project management. The paper uses the example of Robert Mondavi Winery to illustrate points raised. The bibliography cites 2 sources.

  • Knowledge and Success Factors in Project Management

    The writer answers two questions regarding project management. The first issues look at two important areas of project management knowledge; looking at scope management and quality management. The second issue discussed is how an implementation maybe successful looking at an implementation of ERP in an Irish firm, considering why it was successful. Two sources are cited in the bibliography of this three page paper.

  • Sustainability Strategy at Wal-Mart

    This 5 page paper looks at the sustainability strategy at Wal-Mart considering it from a business perspective. The paper argues that in the past sustainability strategy has been half-hearted and that a new approach which demonstrates the way that environmental and business goals can be aligned is essential if the company wants to succeed in influencing its' suppliers and creating business opportunities in the long term. The paper is based on a case study supplied by the student. The bibliography cites 7 sources.

  • The Growth of Small Businesses in the UK

    Small business are important to the UK economy, the writer assesses the way that small business in the UK are able to develop and considers whether there is the need of an entrepreneur to make growth pans a reality. The writer looks at campmates such as Dyson and the Bodyshop to assess what factors are needed for a small business to grow. Ten sources are cited in this nine page paper.

  • Examining Business Ethics

    The writer discusses the changes in ways of doing business in the last three decades, and examines the origins of business ethics. The writer asks whether ethics can be taught or must be ingrained, and also asks why businesses today abandon ethics for short-term profits. The paper is eight pages long and there are thirteen sources listed in the bibliography.

  • An Original UK Business Startup Plan

    This paper consists of 9 pages and discusses an original UK business startup plan for an independent financial adviser company and includes such key issues as necessary resources, all aspects of planning including financial, strategy, and a focused company mission. This 9 page paper is an original business plan for starting up a business, looking at company mission, strategy, planning including financial planning, required resources, the sector's past, present and future UK market, and other key issues. There is 1 bibliographic source listed.

  • Doing Business in Russia

    An 8 page paper discussing the business climate and culture in Russia. The bottom line as it exists today is that Russia still is full of promise as in the past, and positive changes are occurring. Business people from other cultures – particularly the US – should be cognizant and respectful of Russia's love for formality and tradition, but they also should be aware that both the Russian people and government also seek positive change in business and opportunity while retaining Russia's unique culture. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

  • Cyer Law Privacy v. Security

    Businesses have an interest in free information flows. Businesses are also under a threat from cyber criminals and terrorists. While mitigated by a number of laws, but those same laws also allow for access under shared business conditions, making it difficult to find a balance between security over privacy rights. This 5 page paper with 7 sources explores these issues.

  • Small Business and Capital Structure Decisions

    In eleven pages small business financing options are considered with a discussion of the Small Business Investment Company's role, funding activity differences between SBIC that are owned by banks and by other corporations along with other sources of funding including the Small Business Administration. Fourteen sources are cited in the bibliography along with a letter of transmittal and 2 tables.

  • Business Proposal for Mobile Oil Change, LLC

    A 9 page business proposal for a mobile oil change service in Denver, Colorado. The paper provides business description, competitive analysis and marketing concept. Mobile Oil Change provides a necessary service at competitive prices and at times and places convenient for customers. All companies owning any size fleet of vehicles needs the service, and every business needs the increased efficiency that Mobile Oil Change service can provide. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

  • BUSINESS TOOL TEMPLATES: AN ANALYSIS

    This 3-page paper is an analysis of various business intelligence tools, offering the idea that the tools are good for numbers-crunching.

  • Business Process Re-engineering - Implementing a New ICT System

    This 14 page paper looks at the way business process re-engineering can take place in a firm. Using a fictitious example of a firm which wants to change the way it manages the goods inwards and outwards as part of the value chain by introducing a new ICT sysytem. The paper outlines the problems and looks at what is needed and then consider the way that the change may be facilitated, using the tools of requirements engineering and change management in order to achieve the end goals. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

  • Financial and Managerial Accounting

    This 5 page paper discusses the difference between financial and managerial accounting and the types of reports prepared by financial and managerial accountants; the types of business decisions that might be made using the two types of accounting; and it outlines the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) ethical standards and describes what sort of actions might constitute violations of these standards in the healthcare setting. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • The Importance of Prioritizing Database Security

    In a paper of four pages, the writer looks at database security from a prescriptive standpoint. A hypothetical business situation of a director of security reporting to senior management is utilized. Paper uses three sources.

  • Business Process Reengineering, TQM, and the Role of Information Systems

    In sixteen pages this paper examines information systems and the roles of total quality management and business processing reengineering. Eighteen sources are cited in the bibliography and 1 chart is also included.

  • Global Finance Management and Multinational Companies

    In nine pages this paper examines how multinational businesses manage global finances through management program centralization. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • EMS and Sustainability

    This 10 page paper is a PowerPoint presentation which aims to show the way that the principals sustainability under pin environmental management systems (EMS's). The paper defines sustainability looks at different EMS's and considers the way in which they reflect the principles of sustainability as well as good business practice.

  • Study Questions on Philips Electronics

    In five pages business strategy, value chain methodology, and core competence questions regarding Philips Electronics are examined.

  • New Durable Medical Equipment Company in Maryland and Business Form

    In four pages the choice of new company business form LLC along with senior manager liability positions at RiteAid and HealthSourth are assessed in terms of senior management fraud actions with the structure of LLC protecting owners from lawsuits that are frivolous along with no fear regarding those that are legitimate. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Quality Management System ISO 9000

    In five pages this paper examines the global business standard represented by the ISO 9000 system of quality management. There are 4 sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • How Internal Employee Motivation Can be Encouraged

    In five pages the ways in which businesses and management can internally encourage motivation of employees are discussed with Federal Express's motivational successes considered. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Responsibilities of Business Owners

    In three pages a business owner's responsibilities are outlined. There is no bibliography included.

  • Security Introduction

    In forty pages this paper discusses U.S. security in an introduction to a paper including such topics as technology, security management, business security, and the home security industry. There are more than 24 sources cited in the bibliography.

  • Slide Show Video Script

    A V14 engine fictitious car is the focus of this business slide show video script in five pages.

  • Implementation of CRM at Verizon

    This 10 page paper discusses the implementation of customer relationship management (CRM) at Verizon. The paper looks at how and why the project was initiated, how it was planned, the identification of business needs, the design of the system and the result of the CRM implementation. The bibliography cites 10 sources.

  • Reasons for a Small Business's Failure

    In four pages the reasons including ineffective management and lack of funding that can result in small business failure are examined. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Business Intelligence

    This 3 page paper examines and defines business intelligence. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Student Case Study on Business and Personal Risks

    In three pages this student submitted case study examines the personal and business risks involved in company expansion.

  • Managing Risk with the ATOM Process

    The paper is a risk management document that has been prepared for a fictitious firm demonstrating the process and requirements. The document has been produced to support a project launching a new product that allows small businesses to access card payments using mobile computing devoices. Four sources are cited in the bibliography of this fifteen page paper.

  • Cash Management Functions and Their Impacts Upon Business

    In seven pages this paper examines working capital management and how it affects strategic decision making in business. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • WHY TQM AND ADMINISTRATIVE MANAGEMENT THEORY MIGHT BE UNEFFECTIVE

    Examines the TQM and Administrative Management theories, and why they might be ineffective when it comes to the establishment, leadership and growth of a university center dedicated to teaching meeting management skills to women. There are 5 sources listed in the bibliography of this 4-page paper.

  • Operations Management; Principle Healthcare Case Study

    This 16 page paper looks at a company (Principle Healthcare) and considers different aspects of operations management. The first questions deals with the way the operational strategy goals and the strategy realized may have some gaps. The second part of the paper considers forecasting and the firm's web site, the third questions considers supply chain management and the last questions looks at theories that may help with improvements in the firm, the theory of constraints and pull systems on inventory management are discussed. The bibliography cites 15 sources.

  • Do Management Theories Develop As Management Problems Arise?

    This 6 page paper considers the way that management theories have evolved over time and considers why and how they develop, looking at the influence of the environment and the commercial context as well as the basis on former research. The paper looks at management theories including scientific management, motivation theories, competitive strategy theories and change theories. The bibliography cites 6 sources.

  • Managing Employee Performance

    The writer considers the concept of performance management and the different aspects of performance management before examining some of the HR tools that can be used in active performance management strategies. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography of this nine page paper.

  • Sustainable Golf Course Management

    This terrestrial resource sustainability plan addresses golf course management. Environmental complaints about golf courses have nothing to do with their appearance, but everything to do with traditional approaches to management. There are sustainable alternatives to all traditional golf course management activities, including collecting irrigation water in lined water features that are aesthetically pleasing and provide fish and fowl habitat. Ten pages, five sources.

  • Disease Management/Hypertension

    A 9 page research paper that discusses disease management programs, with a focus on hypertension. To address the problem of hypertension, healthcare provider systems and health plans have turned to the strategies provided by disease management (DM) programs as a method for improving patient outcomes in hypertension management. This examination of DM programs in regards to hypertension seeks to evaluate DM as a tool for containing cost and ensuring quality in regards to control of this chronic condition. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

  • Questions on Inventory and Supply Chain Management

    In six pages this paper asks and answers three questions pertaining to supply chain management and includes such topics as fill rate, probability of no stockout, and differences between logistics management and supply chain management. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • France's Natural Resources

    In 6 pages France's natural resource management is examined in a consideration of policies pertaining to the environment, forestry, and water.

  • Taco Bell's LMS

    In four pages customer service and labor distribution effectiveness are among the considerations in this Labor Management System analysis of Taco Bell.

  • Management Control Systems at Jazeera Airways

    This 27 page paper looks at the concept and practice of management controls over people and systems, using the Kuwaiti airline; Jazeera Airlines as an example. The paper discusses at the company and management control systems (MCS) that are in place, including employee appraisals, financial controls and marketing assessments. The systems are assessed in terms of congruence with the company strategies and a recommendation is made for a strategy to enhance the management control systems. The bibliography cites 21 sources.

  • Pain Management Literature Review

    An 8 page literature review of self-management and therapeutic touch approaches to the management of chronic pain. The purpose of the paper is to provide a literature review; theoretical framework (Neuman Systems Model); problem statement; and research question. The question is, "Is TT an effective drug-free approach to the management of chronic pain in elderly nursing home residents?" Bibliography lists 11 sources, most from 2007 and 2008.

  • Why is Talent Management Increasing in Popularity?

    This 16 page paper looks at the rise in interest in talent management. After defining what is meant by talent management the reasons that explain this increase are examined along with the methods and approaches to talent management that can be adopted, including the recruitment and training approaches. The bibliography cites 17 sources.

  • CPM and PERT Management Tools of Project Planning

    In twenty one pages this paper discusses how management utilizes Critical Path Management and Program Evaluation and Review Technique in project planning with risk management one of the topics considered. Fourteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Operations Management Questions

    This 6 page paper answers 5 questions posed by the student. The first looks at what is meant by total design and the process of design. The second defines Total Quality Management (TQM), the third identifies and describes 4 TQM tools, the fourth looks at what is meant by operations management and the last part of the paper defines just in time management and the advantages it can create. The bibliography cites 5 sources.

  • Effective Management versus Effective Time Management

    In five pages this paper argues that effective management and effective time management are not one and the same with time management only a piece to the puzzle supervisors or managers must consider. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Industrial Relations and HRM

    In fourteen pages this paper considers human resource management in a discussion of labor unions and industrial relations from a historical perspective and an examination of globalization's effects along with various theories, management components, and the importance of harmony in industrial relations and human resource management. Fifteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Enterprise Wide Risk Management

    This 10 page discuses the following quote "Enterprise wide risk management as an assurance tool is increasingly being mandated as either principle or requirement within developed markets and economies". To discuss this the concept if Enterprise Wide Risk Management (EWRM) is defined and compared to traditional risk management, the way in which it has become a corporate culture issue and whether or not it can add value. The bibliography cites 6 sources.

  • Management Support Systems and Outsourcing

    The use of Management Support Systems (MSS) and outsourcing are two separate events that are both seeing increased occurrences. This 16 page paper considers the way in which the potential impacts of outsourcing management support systems. The paper starts by considering what is meant by a Management Support System (MSS) and how they are used. The potential advantages and disadvantages of outsourcing are then discussed before being applied to the potential outsourcing of MSS services or functions. The bibliography cites 12 sources.

  • The Management of the BP Gulf Of Mexico Oil Spill Crisis

    On the 20th April 2010 and explosion on the Deepwater Horizon Oil Rig located in the Gulf of Mexico resulted in the largest oil spill to date, which took place over a period of three months. The disaster is examined from a quality management point of view, assessing the actions and rhetoric that emerged from BP before, during and after the disaster to assess the quality of management which was taking place within the organization and identify ways that a higher quality management of the event may have taken place. Thirteen sources are cited in the bibliography this fifteen page paper.

  • Management Concepts

    The writer examined four management concepts that have become popular over the last few decades. The ideas of kaizen, total quality management, customer care and just in time management are all discussed. Seven sources are cited in this nine page paper.

  • Two Articles Compared Regarding Business Ethics

    In a paper consisting of seven pages business ethics are considered as discussed in the opposing articles Sondra Wheeler's 'Christian Character: A Different Approach to Business Ethics' and Rushworth Kidder and Curtis Verschoor's 'Entering the Third Age of Ethics.' Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Military Supply Chain Management

    A 4 page paper discussing general supply chain needs for the U.S. Army. Though the principles of supply chain management are the same for both corporate and military models, there are significant differences that directly affect supply chain management. Military supply chain management requires the addition of these other needs and influencers. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • Contemporary World and Financial Management Study

    In five pages this paper considers the importance of financial management study which includes such topics as the Balkan Islands' merging and Greece and the EU.

  • Case Study of Precision Systems, Incorporated

    In five pages this paper discusses the attempted Total Quality Management implementation of Precision Systems in this case study.

  • Overview of Diversity Management

    In three pages this paper examines diversity management in an overview that includes definitions, stereotypes, obstacles, and the advantages of workplace diversity.

  • LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT: THE NECESSITY

    This 3-page paper discusses the roles of leadership and management when it comes to strategic change.

  • Question Three of a Reebok International Analysis

    In five pages this paper discusses operations, financial ratios, marketing, and management in a Reebok International analysis.

  • The IMF and the Financial Crisis in Asia

    In four pages this paper considers the 1997 and '98 financial crisis in Asia and the IMF's mistakes in crisis management.

  • Similarities and Differences Between Private and Public Management

    In four pages this paper examines public administration management in an educational consideration of the differences between MPAs and MBAs.

  • Financial Management of Domestic and Multinational Business

    This 8 page paper looks at three different issues concerning financial management. The first part of the paper considers the similarities in financial accounting between domestic and multinational companies. The second part of the paper considers the differences in financial management between these two company types and the last part of the part examined the methods that may be used to deal with the difficulties faced by international companies when undertaking capital budgeting exercises. The bibliography cites 15 sources.

  • Risk Management Plan

    In three pages this answer discusses risk management and prioritization and the importance of plan reviewing.

  • 1990s' Labor Unions

    In six pages this research paper examines labor unions changes during the 1990s including aggressive AFL CIO recruitment, management downsizing, and organizational informality.

  • An Article on Diversity Management Critiqued

    In five pages the ways in which the authors discuss diversity management aspects in their article are considered. There is no bibliography included.-

  • Financial Management of Domestic and Multinational Business

    This 8 page paper looks at 3 different aspects of financial management; the similarities in financial accounting between domestic and multinational companies; the differences in financial management between these two company types and the last part of the part examined the methods that may be used to deal with the difficulties faced by international companies when undertaking capital budgeting exercises. The bibliography cites 17 sources.

  • Memory Management and Functionality of Windows XP

    In five pages this paper examines the virtual memory management functionality of Windows XP. There are five sources cited in the bibliograhpy.

  • State Owned Enterprises (SOE's) and their Role in International Business

    The subject of international business has traditionally focused on private firms. In recent years there has been increased participation by state through state owned enterprises and sovereign wealth funds (SWF). The writer considers the problems with the way international business theory deals with these issues. Eleven sources are cited in the bibliography of this six page paper.

  • Tax Rates and Investment Assessments

    Business should consider a number of factors before making strategic and investment decisions. The first part of the paper considers the way corporate tax rates can influence a firms strategy, with an example of Starbucks in the UK. The second part of the paper considers why it is important for potential business investments to be considered looking not only at the projected return, but also cash flow and risk. Three sources are cited in the bibliography of this three page paper.

  • Small Business Venture and Receiving Government Assistance

    In seven pages this paper considers starting up a business and the availability of government assisstance and the information that can be received from the Small Business Administration. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Incidence of Bribery in the International Business Environment

    In ten pages international business is discussed with the focus on the incidence of bribery and efforts to curtail what has become an unethical 'business tool' that is used far too often because of its beneficial results. Fifteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • New Business Concept - Mobile Brake System Servicing

    The writer outlines a proposal for a new business, specializing in checking, repairing and maintaining car and commercial vehicle braking system by offering a mobile service to attend workplaces or customers homes. The business idea, primary and secondary target market are discussed. The writer also uses a SWOT analysis to assess the idea. Four sources are cited in the bibliography of this six page paper.

  • Cultural Aspects of China and Brazil

    The writer examines the cultural aspects of China and Brazil with regard to the way the two nations relate to the West. The writer suggests that anyone seeking to do business in either country needs to be familiar with the culture to avoid unnecessary mistakes that result in business failure. The paper is five pages long and there are six sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Design, Creativity and Innovation

    This paper examines the concepts carefully. All of these concepts are prudent for growth in business and apply to all business sectors. There are three sources listed in the bibliography of this three page paper.

  • Talent and its Business Value

    In a paper of three pages, the writer looks at the value of talent to business. "Business intelligence" is examined as an alternative to conceptions of innate talent. Paper uses two sources.

  • Information Management

    The 16 page paper is written in five sections and looks at the subject of information management. The first section considers the way in which the management of information has changed in recent years and the way it has developed into knowledge management. The second section discusses the way that information flows through a company and the way that it is managed to create useful knowledge. The third section discusses the practical management of information including its collection and storage and what can go wrong with the process. Before section discusses the way that information systems can help companies effectively meet strategic and operational objectives. The last section discusses some of the potential challenges that information management will face in the future. The bibliography cites 6 sources.

  • Project Management Questions

    This 14 page paper answers four questions set by the student examining different areas of project management. The first answer defines the process and stages of project management and looks at lifecycle management. The second part of the paper discusses the use of risk management and considers how it can be applied in the real world. The last two parts of the paper are based on news articles, the first considers the problems with project management on a case concerning the building of a sports stadium, the second compares the approaches of two contractors working on the same project. The bibliography cites 10 sources.

  • Project Risk Management

    This 24 page paper looks at different aspects of risk management within project management. The first three questions consider the way that risks may be identified and assessed when looking at large project and how or why project management processes may fail to identify and quantify accurately all risks that are present. The paper then compares the PMBOK and Chapman and Wards SHAMPU approach to project risk management. The last section the paper uses risk management to identify risks with a given case study. The bibliography cites three sources.

  • Supply Chain Management Performance Measurement

    A 22 page paper that presents a literature review of supply chain management and supply chain management performance measures. The writer discusses the major components in SCM and the advantages of effective supply chain management. The writer discusses e-supply chain management. Examples are embedded in the text. The dearth of information regarding supply chain management performance measures is discussed and the writer provides examples of some approaches being used, such as SCOR and the Balanced Scorecard and demonstrating how the components of SCM fit into the Scorecard framework. Examples are provided. Bibliography lists 15 sources.

  • Working Capital Management

    The writer examines what is meant by the term capital management and why it is important for the financial management of a firm. This is followed by an explanation of the way different firms will manage their working capital along with the associated benefits and risk of the different strategies. Five sources are cited in the bibliography of this ten page paper.

  • Resource Management and its Impact on Public Health

    This paper emphasizes the importance of resource management and how it impacts human health. The poor are often harder hit by poor resource management. There are three sources in this three page paper.

  • Living with Diabetes

    In a paper of three pages, the author creates a colorful pamphlet that addresses the problems facing individuals living with diabetes. The author identifies the challenges of addressing stress and its impacts on diabetes management. In addition, the author also relates some excellent resources for families living with diabetes management. Bibliography lists six sources.

  • Tutorial on Motivation, Marketing, Decision Making, and Accountancy

    In sixty two pages five essays are presented that over insightful tutorials on forecasting, strategic marketing management, personnel and organizational management, accountacy, and decision making. There are forty four sources cited in the bibliography.

  • Linear Product Company Production Analysis

    In ten pages this paper discusses a linear product company in a production analysis that includes seasonal needs, time management determination, inventory and cost management, and various analytical models. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Managing Quality and Risk Management in a Mental Health Environment

    Quality and risk management are inherently linked, especially in the healthcare environment. The writer looks at quality and relevant concepts of quality management and how they may be applied to mental health provision and services. Potential quality goals and recommended quality measures are discussed. Six sources are cited in the bibliography of this twelve page paper.

  • Managing Diversity

    The writer defines and discusses the management of diversity in the workplace. The paper includes consideration of potential advantages which maybe realized where diversity management is practices, as well as the problems which may accompany its implementation and how those problems may be overcome. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography of this six page paper.

  • Large Event Risk Management

    In a paper of three pages, the writer takes a look at risk management procedures in the context of a large event. Scenario analysis is used to give specific examples of the risk management process. Paper uses three sources.

  • Supply chain management improvement

    Supply chain management, from the upstream supply to the downstream supply, has the potential to present organisations with unnecessarily high costs due to waste. The paper examines supply chain management and the way in which efficiency may be introduced through cost reductions. The literature examined may all be applied within the cement industry. 29 sources are cited in the bibliography of this nine page paper.

  • How Can The Police Improve Knowledge Management - A Research Proposal

    The writer presents a proposal for research with the aim of identifying improvement to knowledge management which will aid police services. The paper is a proposal for research to identify the ways in which information is gathered and used by law enforcement bodies and assess the potential for improvements in knowledge management. Fifteen sources are cited in the bibliography of this eight page paper.

  • Questions on Project Management

    The paper is presented in two sections. The first section deals with the use of project management techniques and the way they may help successful completion of a project. The second section deals with the benefits of using project management software. Four sources are cited in the bibliography of this three page paper.

  • ANALYSIS OF CONTROL PROCESS

    Focuses on case studies that involve management control processes, as well as certain management control systems. There is 1 source listed in the bibliography of this 3-page paper.

  • CHANGE MANAEMENT MODELS - CONTRASTING AND COMPARING

    Discusses various models of change management, and what might be missing from them. Also includes a "student" change management model. There are 5 sources listed in the bibliography of this 4-page paper.

  • Small Business And Entrepreneurship: Values, Ethics And Social Responsibility

    4 pages in length. To understand the broad scope of challenges that face small business owners is to realize the fundamental components associated with entrepreneurship. Indeed, the extent to which such industrialists must abide by certain standards of operation in order to be successful is both grand and far-reaching; that small business preparation and performance represent a mixture of concepts and real world issues speaks to the way in which owners incorporate various tenets that work best for their specific small businesses. However, there is one area Joyner (2002) discusses whereby all small business must comply if the owner expects it to thrive: values, ethics and social responsibility. No additional sources cited.

  • Value-Based Management in the Financial Services Industry

    A 10 page paper discussing the interest that a financial institution is likely to have in value-based management and value chain assessment for decision-making purposes. Value-based management rests on the concept of the value chain, consisting of the inbound logistics; operations; outbound logistics; marketing and sales; and service (The Value Chain, 2005) activities of the organization. Financial services organizations must address all of these issues as well as the financial aspects of operations of businesses they are assessing for investment or financing services, or even for acquisition. Bibliography lists 12 sources.

  • Chile and Dispute Resolution

    In six pages doing business in Chile is considered in terms of disputes and the influence of business climate with a discussion of how Chile resolves disputes examined. Twelve sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Roles of the Computer and E-Commerce in a Video Store

    A two-part paper investigating the growing necessity of e-commerce and the computer in business, and examines computer-cataloguing system options for a video-rental store's website. The author applies conclusions from the first part to the video-rental business discussed in part two. This twenty-three page paper has thirty sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Marketing to the International Community

    Culture is important for a business to consider in international marketing, but also such mundane issues as electrical service and differing standards of business practice. This paper examines how a company can determine whether the international marketplace is right for its products and services. Examples include computers and candy bars. This paper has five pages and four sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Overview of Databases

    In three pages a business database is defined and then discussed in terms of its uses in a case study that considers a website and its database as an example along with a business report compilation and how databases may be applied to obtain information contained within. Two sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • The International Relations and Trading Systems in Africa

    24 pages and 19 sources. This paper outlines the international business operations, international relations and the current and potential trading systems for Africa. This paper considers the nature of business in the countries of Africa, including the specific problems and the political views that influence trade.

  • Business Ethics: An Overview

    In a paper of four pages, the writer looks at business ethics. Practical and moral justifications for business ethics are promoted. Paper uses two sources.

  • Communication in Organizations

    This paper discusses the roles of communication in business and how important they are. The writer identifies current and future trends in business communication. There are four sources listed in the bibliography of this four page paper.

  • BUSINESS-TO-BUSINESS MESSAGES AND ANALYSIS

    Examines business-to-business communication in light of communication models. There are 3 sources listed in the bibliography of this 6-page paper.

  • BUSINESS COMMUNICATION MODELS

    Focuses on various models of business communication. The three examples of appropriate types of business communication involve layoffs, awarding of a project and mergers. There are 4 sources listed in the bibliography of this 5-page paper.

  • Business under Islamic Law

    This 8 page paper considers the way that Sharia law influences how business in undertaken, The paper first look at the general influences, including different types of firm and areas of business that are prohibited, the second part of the paper looks at the way sukuk (bonds) are used to raise financing and how they are different from western style bonds. The last part discusses the position of sukuk under Sharia law. The bibliography cites 8 sources.

  • REQUIREMENTS FOR LAUNCHING A BUSINESS IN ONTARIO

    This 10-page paper describes various requirements for launching a business in Ontario, Canada. Topics under discussion include employee regulations, business entity types and various laws. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

  • Business Cannot Ignore Pollution: It is a Matter of Life, Death, and Ethics

    In thirteen pages this paper examines the issue of industrial pollution and presents evidence to support the contention that the international business community cannot ignore the effects of pollution and considers environmental and health impacts, philosophical and Christian ethics, and what the government’s role should be in ensuring that business is held accountable for the damage inflicted by the pollution it generates. Nine sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Texas Instruments Business Code Of Conduct

    A 4 page paper that reports and discusses this company's ethics code, business code of conduct and compliance. The writer reports the three questions to determine if a decision is ethical from the Institute of Business Ethics and compares them to TI's simple test. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • Is Corporate Social Responsibility in the Interests of Business and Society?

    This 10 page paper looks at the use of corporate social responsibility (CSR) policies and considers whether they are always in the interests of business and society. Different approaches to corporate social responsibility are discussed from the perspective of businesses and from the perspective of society as a whole in order to assess if, when and how CSR can be beneficial. The bibliography cites 10 sources.

  • Business Plan to Open a Chain of Fruit Juice Cafes

    This 14 page paper presents a business plan for the start-up of a new (fictitious) business selling fruit juices, fruit juice cocktails and smoothies. The plan proposes the opening of a chain of outlets with expansion using a franchise model from year three onwards. The plan includes information under growth and financial objectives, legal structure and ownership, finance, organisational structure, stockholders, marketing plan including customer and competitor analysis. The bibliography cites 5 sources.

  • Intercultural Communication

    This 9 page paper examines the way that mistakes or misunderstanding may occur in intercultural communication. Using the example of a business meeting between western and Vietnamese business people the paper looks at examples of cultural differences, looking at the cultural barriers that exist and how they may be overcome. The bibliography cites 8 sources.

  • Design Company in Ireland

    This 6 page paper looks at a design company in Ireland and considers the different aspects of business in Ireland. Included is a discussion on forming businesses in Ireland, taxation, legal issues such as patents and trademarks, as well as looking at how the company competes. The bibliography cites 5 sources.

  • Accounting; Definition, Impacts on Business and Its Ability to Help Businesses Improve Results

    This 13 page paper is written in three parts. The first part looks at what is meant by accounting discussing different types of accounting and why is undertaken. The second part of the paper looks at the way accounting is able to impact on a business. The last part of the paper examines the way that accounting may be used by business in order to produce positive results, such as increasing office. The bibliography cites 11 sources.

  • Balanced Scorecard; The IT Balanced Scorecard As An Extension of the Business Balanced Scorecard

    This 9 page paper looks at the concept and the use of balanced scorecards in business, considering their general use and potential benefits as well as costs and comparing the IT balanced scorecard proposed by Van Grembergen with the business balanced scorecard of Kaplan and Norton. The bibliography cites 11 sources.

  • The Economy of Bangladesh

    This 8 page paper examines the economy of Bangladesh. The paper is written n 2 parts. The first, and largest part of the paper part looks at the overall economic performance and international trade patterns for Bangladesh. The second part of the paper the paper presents information on the business environment from the prospective of a business person in the country. The bibliography cites 3 sources.

  • Software Testing Business

    In ten pages this paper assesses the satisfaction of customers in this consideration of a software testing business in a discussion of customer benefits as a result of testing and software development business' bottom line. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • A Plan for a New Business

    Examining the potential for starting a new business is discussed in this paper consisting of 5 pages using a PC workshop as an example. Specifically considered are the competition that exists and that which has exited, how the fledgling business can carve its own workplace niche and ways to develop an advantage over the competition, and includes general projections for the first five years along with projected startup costs. There are 3 bibliographic sources listed.

  • The Use of Venture Capital and the Impacts of the Internet on the Development of E-Commerce in China

    16 pages and 7 sources used. This paper provides an overview of the emerging role of venture capital on the development of Web-based business operations in China. This paper considers the impact of venture capital, the strategies for the use of capital investments, and the focus of these elements relative to the use of Internet operations in Chinese businesses.

  • The Influence of Culture on Organizational Learning and Business Practice

    The writer looks at the way in which business practices and organizational learning may take place in the Arabic World and the way that this differs from western nations. The writer looks at the concept and practices with a focus on Saudi Arabia discusses the differences in business practices and the way learning organization concepts may be considered within this context. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography of this eleven page paper.

  • Marketing AOB

    Australian Online Bookshop is an online business based in Australia specializing in Australian books. The writer considers the business, how it operates and the general industry environment and the competition and then makes a marketing campaign proposal. Seventeen sources are cited in the bibliography of this nineteen page paper.

  • Fact and Fallacy Regarding Body Language

    In eight pages body language interpretation effectiveness is considered within the context of the business environment and discusses how while useful is too variable to rely upon when important business related decisions need to be made. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Business and Ethical Practices

    In five pages three questions pertaining to ethics in business, a Georgia commuity college and a consideration whether or not the term business ethics is an oxymoron are answered. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • International Business Protocol and Etiquette in Mexico, Canada, Germany, China, and Japan

    In a paper consisting of thirty seven pages an examination regarding business travelers to these world nations and what they must be apprised of in terms of various considerations regarding their respective cultures in order to execute proper business etiquette and protocol. Seventy five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Ethics for Business Research

    This 8 page considers the issues of ethics when undertaking business research with the use of quantitative research using questionnaires and qualitative reseach using a commercial case study. The paper discusses the areas of ethics that should be considered when designing business research, in this case a case study for strategy development of a low cost airline. The paper considers how ethical considerations may change the plan of research that involves a corporate case study and quantitative research using questionnaires. The bibliography cites 10 sources.

  • Business Ethics and Policy

    10 pages, 7 sources. This paper is an example of a proposal that would be created to determine a policy for business ethics. This paper outlines a proposal provided to an ethics committee of a board of directors for a company and discusses elements like the company ethics policy and ethics codes, as well as the way in which this policy relates to existing theories and research on business ethics. This paper is general and can be used to help define how company policy on ethics can be developed.

  • Business Sole Proprietorship

    In five pages this paper examines the growth of American sole proprietorships in a consideration of advantages and disadvantages along with the capitalization sufficiency opinions of the Small Business Administration and a written business plan's significance. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Kalinsky, Better Served by Good Leadership and Principled Communication

    This 4 page business case explores Kalinsky and how he could have changed business policies to keep Kenworthy. It posits the conflict resolution style used by Kalinsky was ineffective as was his rationality leadership style. He would have been served by a leadership style and principled negotiation stategy promoting open communications to resolve conflict. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • Ethics for Business Research

    This 5 page paper looks at the issues of ethics in business research and discusses what areas of ethics need to be considered when designing business research, in this case a case study for strategy development of a low cost airline. The paper considers how ethical considerations may change the plan of research that involves a corporate case study and quantitative research using questionnaires. The bibliography cites 3 sources.

  • Business Climate of Cambodia

    In nine pages this paper discusses the Cambodian business climate and economy and what it would take to enter the international business market and gain ASEAN membership. Twenty one sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Marketing Information System

    A 6 page paper discussing the use of marketing information. The marketing information system is comprised of internal data, marketing intelligence and marketing research. Each form of information has its place in consumer and business behavioral models; the purpose here is to assess those facts for both consumer and business buying behavior models. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Web Developer Career Path

    A 5 page paper discussing qualities of a success web developer. The new web developer leaves school with a solid foundation of technical knowledge ready to use. S/he also leaves school with the greatest learning in the future rather than in the past. The path of a successful career as a web developer includes learning about business processes, business needs, customer concerns and similar matters. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

  • Starting a Small Business and What Should Be Considered

    In ten page this paper discusses the prospect of starting up a small business and considers such topics as entrepreneurial characteristics, risks, opportunities, and business funding. Fifteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Relations Between Firefighters and Labor Management

    In fifteen pages the significance of relations between labor and management that are supported are illustrated in a hypothetical scenario involving air base firefighters and management team discord. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Business Plan for a Golf Course in China

    This 20 page paper is a business plan for starting a new business in China by buying a run down golf course and developing it into a highly differentiated golf club. The plan includes sections of the company organization, the products and services offered, the personnel, the development of the site and the marketing of the club and the financial projections for the first year in detail, including cash flow, income and balance sheets, and projections for the first five years. The bibliography cites 6 sources.

  • Integrated Technology and Smart Business

    This 4 page paper looks a concept of a ‘Smart Business’ and integrated technology answering three questions set by the student. The first question discusses the way in which information technology may be perceived in an objective manner, the second question considers the influence of politics and power on the way IT is implemented and the last price concept of smart business to a case study provided by the student. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

  • Social Responsibility and Business

    In three pages this paper examines both sides of the argument regarding social responsibility and business in a consideration whether business should be motivated solely by profit incentives or has a moral duty to society. Three sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Starting a Small Business

    In five pages a business plan and financial calculations are among the topics discussed in this small business startup consideration. There are five sources used in the bibliography.

  • Current Fashions in Risk Management

    Risk management takes place organizations with the use of different tools and approaches. This six page paper looks at three approaches which have become popular over the last few years. Firstly the concept of enterprise risk management is defined and examined. Secondly, the role of culture in risk management is discussed. Lastly, the utilization of strategic partnerships to reduce risk, and the use of increased collaboration in partnerships to reduce exposure to risk. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Principle Agent Relationship between Management and Employees

    This 8 page paper examines the principle-agent relationship that takes place between the management and staff of a company. The paper explains what the relationship is and how it manifests, looks at what is meant by agency costs and considers how elements such as moral hazard, adverse selection, asymmetry of information and signalling are seen I the way the relationship ship is run. The paper ends by considering how the employer should management the relationship.

  • Pursuing a Career in Management

    Management encompasses a number of career paths. This five page paper describes the importance of this exciting career choice and outlines the path the student needs to pursue to land a job in management. Two sources.

  • Adversity Management and the Case of John Hancock

    The writer considers the potential benefits of diversity management, and the way it has been implemented at John Hancock, which is part of the Manulife Financial Corporation. The implementation of diversity management, along with the recommended improvements, are assessed based on an interview conducted by the student. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography this nine page paper.

  • Event Management;' The Live Aid Concert

    This 15 page paper looks at event management. The management of the original Live Aid concert is examined using Shone and Parry (2004) event planning model, the event is then considered using a SWOT analysis examining the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats as well as a PEST analysis which looks at the external influences, including political, economic, social and technological influences. The bibliography cites 10 sources.

  • Performance Management

    A 5 page paper that discusses the importance of appraisals, what performance management is and its components, the goal of performance management, and two examples of performance appraisal models. The writer also comments on behaviors supervisors need to exhibit during the appraisal process. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

  • Review of "Delivering the Goods - The Art of Managing Your Supply Chain" by Damon Schechter and Gordon Sander

    This 6 page paper gives an overview of Damon Schechter and Gordon Sander's book "Delivering the Goods - The Art of Managing Your Supply Chain". This book, which is heavily based on military logistics presents a range of lessons which can be learned from the history of supply chain management and the useful tri-level view for the analysis of logistics and supply chain management. The bibliography cites 3 sources.

  • Canadian Hospital Nursing Setting and Conflict Resolution

    In fourteen pages progressive management's role in conflict management within a workplace setting of a Canadian hospital is examined in terms of the numerous conflicts that oftentimes exist between managers and nurses. Sixteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Kentucky Fried Chicken and Quality Management

    In five pages this paper discusses drive through window quality management objectives of Kentucky Fried Chicken as considered by the 1995 Institute for Operations Research case 'Quality Management at Kentucky Fried Chicken' by Uday M. Apte and Charles C. Reynolds.

  • Approaches to Conflict Management

    In three pages this paper is based upon a student's problem solving method of conflict management with a win-win outcome supported that is a contradiction of her employer's direct conflict management preference of lose-lose or win-lose. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Conflict Management

    This 4 page paper highlights the relevance of conflict management. What is conflict management and why is it important? Examples are provided. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Information Management

    This 9 page paper is written in 4 parts. The first part looks at information management methods and system, including paper files, databases and management information systems. The second part of the paper considers storage issues, the third part looks at decision making and the last part of the paper outlines the stages to running a meeting. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

  • Plan for Managing the Classroom

    In six pages classroom management is discussed in terms of a sample letter to parents describing the rules of the classroom and philosophy along with homework task analysis and management plan proposal and implementation, with a concluding description of a substitute teacher plan as well. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Operations Management: The International Issues

    In a paper of three pages, the writer looks at operations management. Operations management is often impacted by international issues. Paper uses three sources.

  • Human Resource Management: A Comparison Between Civilian and Military Management

    This 11 page paper examines Human Resource Management. The paper compares and contrasts human resource management in the military and in the civilian world. While some similarities are noted, it is concluded that that things are remarkably different between the two. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

  • Human Resource Management at a Telecommunications Company

    The telecommuncations industry is facing a great deal of change, many long established companies are facing challenges. In the UK British Telecom has had to undertake radical change, which has impacted on its' human resource management policies. The writer examines the human resource management policies at the company, considering the potential impact they will have on the working environment as well as the practices themselves. Six sources are cited in the bibliography of this eleven page paper

  • Human Resource Management and the Case of AXEON

    The first section of this paper, which is based on a case provided by the student, examines the way in which different theoretical models of human resource management and motivation may be relevant to the case. This part of the paper outlines the theory of Maslow, Hertzberg and McGregor. The second section of the paper examines the strategy that is being utilized by the company for the human resource management.Five sources are cited in the bibliography of this ten page paper.

  • Leadership v. Management

    A 5 page research paper that explores two major questions pertaining to leadership and management. The first questions is “What are the differences between leadership and management?” The second is “What are indicators (and measures) of leadership effectiveness?” Both questions are explored. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • Corporate Social Responsibility And Energy Management

    This 14 page paper is written in two parts. The first part of the paper looks at the concept of corporate social responsibility discussing what it is or why companies may choose to adopt it, frameworks may be used as guidance and essential elements of corporate social responsibility strategies. The second part of the paper looks at the concept of energy management, examining why and how it takes place and uses the example of Hewlett-Packard to demonstrate energy management in practice. The bibliography cites 12 sources.

  • Implementing Performance Management

    Before performance management can be implemented it is necessary to determine suitable processes to support the implementation. The writer provides an outline for the practical aspects of performance management implementation, with a plan for the introduction of performance appraisal system, including the processes that were utilized and post implementation evaluation. Five sources are cited in the bibliography this nine page paper.

  • The Relationship between Management and Organisational Behaviour

    This 4 page paper looks at the relationship between management and organisational behaviour, considering how and why this link exists looking at theorists such as Taylor, Mayo and Senge as well as different styles of management. The bibliography cites 7 sources.

  • Personal Development Plan

    This 10 page paper is a personal development plan based on information supplied by the student. The paper proposes a career goal for someone in junior management to reach middle management and run a department within years, current skills are identified a needed skills are identified. A plan to obtain them is then presented. The bibliography cites 7 sources.

  • Healthcare And Strategic Management

    A 4 page paper that responds to specific issues. The first is why healthcare organizations need to adopt strategic planning processes. The paper provides an overview of the evolution of strategic management and defines the terms, strategic thinking, strategic momentum, strategic planning and strategic management. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • Human Resource Managements and Its Functions

    In this overview of human resource management, the writer defines the functions of management with an organizational structure as pertaining to the obtainment of organizational goals in an effective manner through efficient organizing, planning, and controlling of all organizational reosurces. This paper is written with the assumption that its readership concists of human resource managers and it offers advice relative to the need for increase in information flow that will aid in reaching institutional goals. This eight page paper has ten sources in the bibliography.

  • Motorola and Quality Management

    Quality management is an important concept for many organizations. This 18 page paper examines the way it takes place at Motorola, starting with the introduction of 6 Sigma and then considers issues such as the way objectives on set and aspects of total quality management is found at Motorola. The bibliography cites 12 sources.

  • Logistic Management at McDonalds

    McDonalds places a high level or reliance and has made larger investments in logistics management. This 13 page paper looks at the four key areas of logistics management; transportation, unitisation and packaging, storage and communications and discusses the way eachof these functional areas are managed at McDonalds. The bibliography cites 8 sources.

  • Inventory Management Problems at Hewlett Packard

    Hewlett Packard is a successful company, but as sales of printers increased they faced problems managing their inventory. Using a student supplied case study the problems are assessed and writer identities suitable forecasting approaches that could be used as well as looking at the links between forecasting and the management of production schedules. The writer ends by considering the direct and indirect costs associated with inventory management. Three sources are cited in the bibliography of this four page paper.

  • Managing Employee Welfare

    Employees may be more productive when they are happy and healthy. The writer looks at ways in which management may have a direct impact on the well being of the staff in a company including tools that may be used and approaches that may be adopted, The paper focuses in stress reduction and work life balance as well as diversity management. Sixteen sources are cited in this fourteen page paper.

  • Questions About Project Management Articles

    The writer answers question set by the student regarding looking at why certain firms use less project management tools, the importance of assessing interdependences of tasks and associated problems in projects, cost management and estimation and how quality projects are linked to firms with TQM polices. Five sources are cited in this twelve page paper.

  • KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT COMPARISON BETWEEN ORGANIZATIONS

    This 3-page paper discusses the concept of knowledge management by reviewing case studies for knowledge management implementation by Frito-Lay and Roads & Traffic Authority. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • Differences Between Leadership and Management

    This paper discusses the differences between leadership and management. The writer comments on leadership and management at the Bank of America. There are twelve sources listed in the bibliography of this eight page paper.

  • Defense Transformation's Affect on Force Mgmt

    A 7 page paper that discusses the transformation that US military forces are currently undergoing. This paper focuses, specifically, on how the transformation process is affecting force management. Various aspects of force management are discussed. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

  • Aspects of International Financing

    In fifteen pages Harley Davidson is featured in a consideration of international financing and topics including international banking, purchasing power parity and interest parity, balance of payment, domestic and global financial management differences, and financial management's role in a multinational company are discussed. Seventeen sources are cited in the bibliography and there is also the inclusion of one table.

  • Control Management Systems Change

    In a paper consisting of sixty five pges the need for change management assessment in current automating systems as well as the issue of control management systems changes overall are discussed with a sample company used regarding control systems that are Web and Internet based. Thirty sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Culinary Arts and Customer Service

    In seven pages customer service in the culinary arts industry is discussed in an examination of Total Quality Management, literature review and analysis, and a consideration of restaurant management and how it can provide greater customer service. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • TRADITIONAL HR VERSUS STRATEGIC PARNTER: COMPARING AND CONTRASTING

    Compares and contrasts traditional human resources management (THRM) with strategic human resources management (SHRM). There are 2 sources listed in the bibliography of this 3-page paper.

  • Being a Security Manager

    This research paper looks at what is involved in being a security manager and then discusses this role in relation to risk management and whether or not the two areas are sufficiently different to justify a completely different division. Risk management is defined, as is the fucntion of the security manager and the types of security breaches that the manager must addresses are described. This eight page paper has eight sources in the bibliography.

  • Case Study Involving Bank of America

    In seven pages changes in risk management, assessment of risk, management strategies, and measurement along with Internet and e-banking developments are examined in this case study of Bank of America. Six sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Total Quality Achievement

    Production and services quality management are the focus of this paper consisting of five pages and includes the Total Quality Management principles that involve the utilization of all corporate resources, proper employee training, and teamwork in order to maximize effectiveness and efficiency. There are four bibliographic sources cited.

  • Human Resources Management and Boeing

    In six pages Boeing's human resources management is discussed in terms of current relevant literature, knowledge management, safety factors, and ways in which a strong program of human resources can be developed. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Management of Stocks and Bonds Portfolios

    In twelve pages this paper discusses a 600 million dollar portfolio management of stocks and bonds in a consideration of assessment methods, performance, equity instruments, debt instrument selection, allocation of funds, and equity management. Twenty sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Disney Corp.; Current Assets And Liabilities And Cash Management

    This 7 page paper looks at the Disney Corporation between the years 2005 and 2007. The changes in the levels of the current assets and current liabilities are considered in terms of cash management and a projection is made regarding impacts that a 20% increase in revenue will have on the cash management. The bibliography cites 3 sources.

  • Supply Chain Management at Carrefour

    A 12 page paper examining the supply chain of the world's second-largest retailer and the largest retailer in Europe. The paper discusses the company's history; its Aldata supply chain management software; JIT; Carrefour's shared service centers; global supply chain management; RFID; and Future Supply Chain 2016. Bibliography lists 18 sources.

  • Classroom Management

    A 3 page paper that begins with comments about the importance of classroom management. The essay discusses general techniques for effective classroom management and briefly explains choice theory. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Inventory Control at Toyota

    Toyota is credited with developing the just-in-time inventory management this 5 page paper examines the inventory management systems used at Toyota, the way they are implemented along with the advantages and disadvantages associated with the systems that they use. The bibliography cites 6 sources.

  • Factors Influencing the Effectiveness of Internal Audit in the Public Sector

    This 10 page paper considers different influences which will impact on the effectiveness of an internal audit in the public sector; factors discussed include the general accounting system in the public sector, internal controls, relationship with external audit, relationship with management and management support, regulations and standards, the qualifications and expertise of auditors, the way audit recommendations are implemented and the audit committee. The bibliography cites 14 sources.

  • The Use of Technology at Tesco

    This 6 page paper looks at the way that the UK supermarket chain Tesco uses technology and manages information and the way it has helped the company gain and retain its' dominant position. The paper considers the history of technology and information management within the firm and discusses the current use of the loyalty card as well as technology in inventory management including EDI and RFID. The bibliography cites 6 sources.

  • Proposal for Payroll Database Management

    In five pages an upper management decision regarding a proposed payroll database management system for employees and checks is presented. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Ethics, Corporate Governance and Financial Management

    This 13 page paper, including a 1 page executive summary, looks at the way in which ethics will impact on corporate governance and financial management. The paper shows how the different ethical approaches will influence the financial management decision making process and reflect in the results companies report. The bibliography cites 12 sources.

  • Conflict Management Styles - Case Study

    This 5 page paper begins with a brief description of the five major conflict management styles. The rest of the paper analyzes a scenario provided by the student in which a teenager arrives home very late on a Saturday night and in which the mother and her fiancé disagree on how to discipline the boy. Conflict management styles used by each party are discussed and recommendations made. Bibliography lists 1 source.

  • Nursing Case Mgmt./Asthma

    A 5 page research paper that discusses nursing case management in regards to asthma patients, with particular focus on schools and pediatric case management of asthma. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Risk in Project Management

    This 4 page paper looks at risk in the context of project management, discussing what is meant by risk, how firms may identify it, who is responsible for its' management and the costs, the negative impact of risk assessment and the final part of the paper considered whether risk can ever be assessed unemotionally. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

  • GLOBAL TECH AND CHANGE MANAGEMENT

    This 3-page paper focuses on some aspects of change management, as presented through a fictitious company called Global Tech. The paper delves into certain aspects of change management. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • Guest Service Management and Customer Satisfaction

    This 3 page paper looks at how or why go services management is important in attaining customer satisfaction. The paper starts by discussing what is meant by Guest service management, looks at why it is important and compares customer satisfaction with intangible and tangible goods. The paper then considers the way in which satisfaction can be measured. The bibliography cites 5 sources.

  • What Is Strategic Human Resource Management?

    This 10 page paper considers what is meant by the term strategic human resource management (HRM). The paper discusses the importance of HRM, considers the different approaches to HRM and the way they may be used, the benefits of the different approaches and the ways in which they can be strategically applied. The discussion includes subjects such as Taylor and scientific management, the human relations school, motivation theory, the matching model and the resource-based view. The bibliography cites 10 sources.

  • Managing Diversity

    A 5 page paper discussing 4 points of diversity management: changing definition of diversity; changing US population; bringing groups together; and recommendations for diversity management. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Fast Food and E-Commerce

    This 10 page paper considers the impact that e-commerce has had on the fast food companies and their financial management. The paper looks at the potential ways e-commerce may be used, such as management of the supply chain, marketing and the use of the internet as a sales medium. The paper uses examples of real companies to illustrate the points raised. The bibliography cites 15 sources.

  • Software Quality and Configuration Management

    In six pages software quality is the context within which configuration management is considered that includes discussion of product configuration management such as source code, development production and application releases, along with maintenance and software examinations. Five sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Just in Time Inventory Management at NUMMI

    The writer looks at the way NUMMI used the just in time management approach to keep their stock levels low and reduce working capital. The management of supplier relationships to support this are also discussed. Two sources are cited in the bibliography of this three page paper.

  • Total Health Plan Project Management Case Study

    In twelve pages a small company's comprehensive plan for health management is examined in a discussion of project management development and includes such topics as work breakdown, flow of tasks, project scheduling and reporting, costs, performance and project assessment. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Real Estate Investment Company Employment

    In thirty five pages and 2 parts this paper discusses real estate investment company operations, principles of management, and New York City rental property management conditions. Twenty sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Strategies to Cope with Managing Workplace Stress

    In nine pages this paper discusses stress management in a consideration of 8 companies and 4 strategies that can be applied to the management of stress. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Aspects of Managing Diversity in the Workplace

    This 7 page paper looks at a range of issues concerning the use of diversity management in a workplace environment, including aspects of equality, positive discrimination, impact on culture and general benefits. The paper then considers how diversity management may be observed in a German transportation company. The bibliography cites 8 sources.

  • LABOR RELATIONS AND HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

    Discusses the concepts of labor relations management and human resources management, pointing out similarities and differences. There are 4 sources listed in the bibliography of this 4-page paper.

  • Investment Concepts, Tools and Theories

    This 36 page paper examines a number of issues that are important to investors and portfolio management. Te paper looks at asset allocation, the section of investment with tools such as capital asset pricing model (CAPM) and efficient market hypothesis (EMH), multifactor models of risk and return, including Fama and French’s Three Factor mode, bonds and bond management, derivative analysis and the different types of swap contracts. The bibliography cites 25 sources.

  • Information Management at Sony

    This 11 page paper looks at the use of information management systems by Sony. The paper examines the company background before looking at the way information is used, including management information systems and the creation of a division to deal specifically with information issues. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

  • America's Waste Management Services

    In six pages the United States' waste management industry is defined and a comparative analysis of the strategies, sales, and profits of leading industries Republic Services, Allied Waste Industries and Waste Management Inc. is presented.

  • Contemporary Management Style; Annotated Bibliography

    This 9 page paper is an annotated bibliography looking at contemporary management styles. 10 sources are outlines, including peer reviewed journal articles, web sites and newspaper articles which discuss different management styles. The bibliography cites 11 sources.

  • A Strategic Management Overview

    The background and theoretical approaches of strategic management are presented in a paper that consists of fifty five pages and includes case studies of documented processes in strategic management. Twenty sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Strategic Management of Health Care

    In ten pages health care facilities are examined in terms of strategic management and leadership in an overview of problems, challenges, strategic management and planning differences, and leadership attributes. Eleven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Company Mission and Strategy Management

    This 12 page paper discusses the idea that mission may not necessarily be the first step in the strategic management process. To consider this the paper explains the role played by mission in the strategy management process and uses a number of relevant concepts and looks at tools commonly used in the strategy process to assess the importance of mission as the first stage. A number of examples are used to illustrate the points raised. The bibliography cites 15 sources.

  • Portfolio Management and Information Technology Investigation

    In thirteen pages this paper discusses IT portfolio management as it relates to communications and project management. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Lutheran Refugee Services

    An 18 page paper. Lutheran Refugee Service is part of the Lutheran Family Service organization. This essay provides a brief historical overview, mission, vision and value statements, comments about human resource management, and a SWOT analysis of Lutheran Refugee Service with an emphasis on services in Nebraska. The paper also comments on leadership, fiscal management and responsibility, marketing, the impact of government and ethical and legal issues. Bibliography lists 19 sources.

  • Issues in Coastal Resource Management

    U.S. coastal resource management is the focus of this paper consisting of seven pages which includes water, vegetation, agricultural, and land management as well as government and nongovernment efforts. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Implementing Performance Management within an Organization

    The writer considers how or why an organization may consider implementing a performance management strategy, defining the term, identifying the potential outcomes in looking at the way in which performance management is highly aligned with HRM practices. The writer then goes on to consider different types of performance assessments there may be useful employees, and make recommendations regarding and implementation plan. The paper includes PowerPoint presentation consisting of seven sites and accompanying speaker notes. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography this thirteen page paper.

  • MANAGING CHANGE AND CHAOS

    This 8-page paper discusses change management in the ophthalmic industry. Included is an overview of the industry in general, as well as the concept of corporate genetic code and its impact on change and the 10 principles of effective change management. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Company Conflict Management

    In five pages the differences in company conflict management styles are considered in a discussion of Ernst and Young with its styled compared to a particular conflict management preference. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Organizations and Conflict Management

    In five pages a conflict dealing protocol is discussed along with various conflict styles with a commentary on persuading management to enact a conflict management approach also included. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Royal Canadian Mounted Police and Approaches to Conflict Management

    In five pages the techniques of conflict management that are practiced by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police are examined with a discussion of the Alternative Dispute Resolution conflict management program. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Object Oriented Database Systems (OODB)

    This 5 page paper discusses benefits and attributes of object-oriented database management systems. The writer argues that these systems will be needed increasingly as organizations' data management needs become more complex. The writer further argues that although this type of database is more difficult to manage, it uses data more effectively and is therefore a good choice. Paper includes a SWOT analysis. There are 8 sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Leadership at Gene One

    A 5 page paper providing a leadership concepts worksheet and discussion of corporate culture. Gene One's senior management has decided to pursue a strategy that will result in the company's IPO within three years. Not all of its management personnel are in agreement, and the CEO has had to insist that everyone work in the same direction, and work as a team. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Managing Knowledge in Schools

    This essay discusses three topics: what is knowledge management, what role do human resources play in managing knowledge, and knowledge management in educational settings. Examples are included. There are ten sources listed in the bibliography of this nine page paper.

  • Knowledge Management Implementation; Two Cases

    This 7 page paper looks at the way knowledge management is implemented in different organization, uses two case studies; one where the implementation was successful and one where it has not yet succeeded; the e-government system implemented at Chaoyang District in China and the Shanghai company GEM services implementation of ERP. The implementation of knowledge management at both of these organizations is examined and compared. The bibliography cites 11 sources.

  • The Strategic Use of Human Resources

    Human resource management has changed over the years, the discipline has received increasing levels of attention as the strategic potential of the department has been gradually realized. The writer examines the concept and practice of strategic human resource management (SHRM) and what this involves for firms. Sixteen sources are cited in the bibliography of this fourteen page paper.

  • Operations Management and the Fast Food Industry

    This 7 page paper looks at operations management and considers operational difficulties faced by the fast food industry and looks at the way operations management may be used to help resolve some of these difficulties. The potential benefits, as well as limitations, are discussed by considering the way in which the industry embodies many characteristics of a service industry. The bibliography cites resources.

  • Production Management and Operations Management

    This paper consists of six pages and presents a production or operations management overview. Eleven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Relationship Between Quality Management, Total Quality Management, and Measuring Performance

    In three pages this paper examines TQM implementation and the importance of linking the interdependent quality management and performance measurement to its success. Four sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Systems Management, Human Relations, and Scientific Management Styles

    In four pages this paper considers the criminal justice system and which of these 3 styles of management would be most effective. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Product Operations Management and Services Operations Management

    This 7 page paper considers the differences in management of a company selling products and companies providing services from the perspective of an operations manager. The paper looks at the similarities in the way customer satisfaction needs t be created and discusses the tools that could be utilized to ensure that the services are meeting the market needs. The bibliography cites 10 sources.

  • Managing Operations

    This 7 page paper looks at the role of operations management and the transformation process. The paper starts with an overview of the operations management based on readings provided by the student. The paper then looks at a company that is having problem on their payroll due to departments filling and sending in forms late. Using operations management ideas the paper looks at the current system, the key success factors for an improved system and then suggests changes that could be made to improve the process used. The bibliography cites 3 sources.

  • Boeing 787 Project Supply Chain

    An 12 page paper. The first part of this paper is devoted to supply chain management, in general. The writer explains and discusses supply chains and supply chain management, including the JIT approach. Following the information and discussion on supply chain management, the essay continues to discuss this in terms of the aerospace industry, in general, and Boeing's 787 project, in particular. The writer makes recommendations for others who have large complex supply chains. The stimulus question is: whether or not Boeing's supply chain for the 787 project will become the normal way of establishing supply chains. Bibliography lists 15 sources.

  • Change at the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) in Nigeria

    This 26 page paper considers the subject of change management and how it has been applied in the Nigerian Corporate Affairs Commission. The paper starts with an introduction, aims and methods and a justification for the research. This is followed by an in-depth literature review regarding change management, looking at a range of change models and approaches to managing change. After a brief consideration of the role and structure of the CAC the organisation is examined in terms of the way change has been undertaken with recommendation made for future change management. The bibliography cites 25 sources.

  • A HUMAN RESOURCES PLAN FOR FLAT METAL PRESSING

    Focuses on the employee problems at the fictitious Flat Metal Pressing, and provides solutions, based on human resources management (HRM) and strategic development suggestions. There are 10 sources listed in the bibliography of this 9-page paper.

  • EMPLOYEE REDUCTION IN GOVERNMENT

    Outlines a memo detailing management challenges in light of a mandated early retirement among government employees. There are 4 sources listed in the bibliography of this 6-page paper.

  • Wound Care/Wet-to-Dry v. Advanced Dressings

    A 6 page research paper that discusses wound care. Identifying what dressing is most appropriate in wound care is a difficult and challenging proposition as there are currently over a 1,000 wound care products and interventions, with more appearing every day (Callianno, 2003). However, there are specific guidelines for wound management for each type of wound (Watret and McFarland, 2004; Callianno, 2003. For example, management of burn wounds necessitates a special protocol as the burn patient is particularly susceptible to microbial infections (Parikh, et al, 2005). This examination of wound dressings options specifically focuses on the management of chronic wounds and whether the standard of protocol of wet-to-dry dressings constitute the best practice standard. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

  • Leadership and Management in Nursing

    A 3 page research paper/essay that discusses leadership and management in nursing. The ongoing nursing shortage has generated numerous changes in the nursing manager role, as the exemplary functioning of nursing leadership has become increasing crucial to the priority of continuing to delivery quality patient care (Heller, et al, 2004). Consequently, there has been a huge interest in nursing research on the topic of leadership in recent years. However, Redfern points out that while nursing managers are required to be effective leaders, managerial skills are also important as "leadership without management is an abdication of responsibility that can lead to disaster" (Redfern, 2008, p. 10). As this statement emphasizes, both leadership and management are essential to achieving the goals of nursing and both factors must intertwine synergistically to achieve nursing goals. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • OPERATING ROOM MATERIALS MANAGEMENT

    Examines the importance of materials management in healthcare systems' operating rooms, and methods to ensure an efficient supply system. There are 4 sources listed in the bibliography of this 3-page paper.

  • Professional Sports Management and Barriers African Americans Face

    In a paper consisting of fifteen pages the realm of professional sports management is considered within the context of the barriers African Americans have historically faced and continue to face. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Bank Problems in the Credit Crunch; Poor Performing Loans

    In 2009 the banks are suffering as a result of the credit crunch. The cause is not only the result of events within the house market; there are also defaults on small businesses and personal loans. This 6 page paper considers how and why the banks are now suffering these defaults, looking at issues such as the way bank became less risk adverse, the management of risk assessment, asymmetrical information and the role of governments and central banks. The paper focuses ion the US and the UK. The bibliography cites 7 sources.

  • Performance Appraisals

    Performance appraisals are important for within the practice of human resource management. The writer outlines several important areas concerning the way that performance appraisals and reviews. In the first section the issue of frequency is discussed. Section outlines the benefits of performance appraisals from the perspective of business owners and managers, and from the perspective of the employees. The third section of the paper outlines the potential performance appraisal process. Two sources are cited in the bibliography this two page paper.

  • The ITC eChoupal Initiative

    This 17 page paper is based on a Harvard Business School case study provided by the student. ITC have developed the eChoupal initiative, a system aimed at improving efficiency and value within the supply chain in a rural area of India. The paper looks at four issues; we objectives behind the initiative and the problems which were faced, the principles of supply chain management which present in the initiative, the ways in which value is created and whether or not the model of the eChoupal is transferable. The bibliography cites 10 sources.

  • Case Study A of Exotic Fruits Ltd.

    In five pages this student submitted case study concerning a wholesale vegetable and fruit business examines its current position and a data analysis is applied to improve it. One graph is included.

  • Plan to Rehabilitate an Old Building into a New Restaurant

    The paper, written in the style of an essay, looks at the way in which an old building may be converted into a new restaurant. The paper is written looking at the feasibility of the pound. The paper starts by examining the way that the building conversion should take place, considering local stakeholder needs as well as the way it will suit different types of business. The feasibility of the conversion is then considered in terms of the potential demand in the local market.

  • Office Supply Stores

    Discount stores and e-commerce stores have created major challenges for specialty types of stores, like Office Depot, the second largest office supplies and services company in the company. They were once the largest in North America. This paper focuses on Office Depot's business strategies with examples. It comments on the acquisition of Office Max in 2013 and now, Staple's acquisition of Office Depot. There are six sources used in this four page paper.

  • Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative: Social Impact Assessment

    This 3 page paper gives an example of social impact assessment that is needed to make a plan for corporate social responsibility. This paper includes discussions of environment, ethical business practices, and other human rights issues. Bibliography lists 1 source.

  • Electronic Commerce and Technologies

    This 3 page paper gives an overview of how social media and mobile devices help electronic commerce. This paper includes and description of what e-commerce is and how these other devices help boost business. Bibliography list 3 sources.

  • A Facebook Group for Students - The Marketing Strategy

    The writer presents an assessment of the target market and a proposal for a strategy to market a Facebook group with the aim of helping marketing and business students. The paper begins with an in-depth assessment of the profile and motivation of the target market and then looks at the way marketing may take place, including the use of word of mouth to create cost effective marketing. Nineteen sources are cited in the bibliography of this nineteen page paper.

  • LAN Computer Network Construction

    In nine pages a Layered Approach Network for business is examined in a consideration of various standards, procedures, and techniques with definitions and construction issues as well as a description of each layer in this computer network provided. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Tobacco Regulations, Are They Enough?

    This paper concerns the health risk associated with use of tobacco products and asserts that tobacco regulation is adequate at this time because of self-imposed restrictions instituted by American businesses. Two pages in length, three sources are cited.

  • Starting a New Business in a Foreign Country

    There are a number of financial issues to consider when starting a business in a different country. Using the example of a fast food restaurant in Russia the writer presents some financial forecasts and a budget, and assesses strategies to reduce risk from exchange rate movements as well as looking at potential sources of financing. Two sources are cited in this four page paper.

  • Self-Regulation Outside Psychology

    In a paper of six pages, the writer looks at self-regulation. The role that environment plays in self-regulation is explored in the context of business, addiction, and learning. Paper uses six sources.

  • Apple Computers' Struggle Against Microsoft.

    A paper that addresses the problems faced by Apple Computers, Inc. The author contends that Apple computers main competition, Microsoft, is the industry leader and maintains a monopoly on the home and business PC market. However according to the author, Microsoft's monopoly is due to a negative stigma on Apple Computers and clever marketing my Microsoft, not because Apple's are inferior. This five page paper has one source listed in the bibliography.

  • WorldCom, Enron, and the Application of Business Failure Prediction Models

    In twenty seven pages this paper applies Argenti's Failure Model and Altman's Z Score Model to the business failures of WorldCom and Enron. Twenty two sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • History of the Internet

    In eighteen pages this paper presents an extensive history of the Internet with business, ecommerce, and user information provided. Twelve sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • An Argument Against Reforming Social Security at the Present Time

    In a paper consisting of five pages the argument that Social Security does not need to be dramatically reformed but should be strenghtened in the future in terms of younger worker incentives in businesses that do not have 401k plans to be used for retirement that will supplement Social Security is presented. There are four bibliographic sources cited.

  • ACCOUNTING SYSTEMS IN INDIA - AUSTRALIAN PERSPECTIVE

    Discusses accounting issues that will be faced by an Australian firm wishing to enter India to do business. There are 10 sources listed in the bibliography of this 10-page paper.

  • HAIR STYLING AND NAIL SALON OPERATIONS

    Talks about operations and business flow of a newly launched hair and nail salon. There are 2 sources in the bibliography of this 3-page paper.

  • Chapter 7 Chapter 11

    This essay discusses small business and bankruptcy laws, the changes in the 2005 reform act, how exit strategies should be prioritized and more. There are five sources listed in the bibliography of this three page paper.

  • Auto Show and New Car

    A company wants to introduce their new plug-in hybrid car to the American public by showing it at auto shows across the country. This essay discusses different aspects of marketing to consumers, businesses, and others. There are seven sources used in this ten page paper.

  • Why Management Can Manipulate Records

    Our business world continues to be challenged with fraudulent activities and other wrongdoings. This essay discusses some of the issues with these activities that include the impact of codes of ethics, the fraud triangle, and how forensic accountants play a role. There are six sources used in this four page paper.

  • Comparing Two Business Structures

    The paper compares and contrasts two forms of business structure, the partnership structure and the corporation. The potential benefits and the drawbacks of each structures are reviewed. Four sources are cited in the bibliography of this three page paper,

  • Web Site Analysis

    Churches need to have attractive, effective Web sites just as any other business or organization. They need to provide information for members but they also need to attract people to attend that church. Web sites can help in both these goals. This essay reviews and analyzes the Web site for Second Nazareth Baptist Church. A recommendation is also made for improvement. There are four sources used in this four page paper.

  • Challenges for Online Merchants

    E-commerce has grown exponentially over the last several years but many consumers are still fearful of using this mode of shopping. This essay reports what a business must do to set up e-commerce capabilities. There is an emphasis on Online shopping carts. How does a merchant set these up? What challenges exist-shoppers abandon billions of dollars left in those carts but do not complete the sale. There are three sources used in this three page paper.

  • The Strategies and Competitive Environment of Google

    The writer examines Google Inc., looking at the strategies found at business and organizational level. The writer then considers the firms closest rivals and the way those rival compete. The paper ends by considering how the position of Google may have been impacted if the firm operating in a long cycle sector. Six sources are cited in the bibliography of this seven page paper.

  • International Communication in Business

    In a paper of five pages, the writer looks at business communication in the international community. A review is included of ways in which culture and language differences affect communication. Paper uses one source.

  • The Long Term Potential of Groupon and other Group Buying Web Sites for Businesses

    The writer looks at the rise of the online group buying discount site in order to assess whether the concerns expressed regarding the sites being a temporary phenomena are correct. The issue is examined looking t the benefits and the potential sustainability from the perspective of the businesses that provide the deals. Twenty sources are cited in the bibliography of this twenty-one page paper

  • The Selection and Use Secondary and Gathering of Primary Data - A Practical Demonstration

    The writer shows the way that relevant data may be identified and gathered and then used to help a business decision. The case used by the writer is the opening of a restaurant, where the owner has to decide between a steakhouse and vegetarian concept. Data is gathered, including primary data to be collected from market research, in order to help make the decision.

  • THE MASTERS DEGREE IN GEOGRAPHICAL ENGINEERING

    Explains how a master's degree in geographic engineering systems might impact an employee working in business development for a major automobile chain. There are 2 sources listed in the bibliography of this 3-page paper.

  • Business Basics - Competitive Advantages and Challenges of International Trade

    The writer presents a paper in two section outline basic concepts in business. The first section examines the concept of competitive advantage and how it may be gained. The second section examines why firms undertake international trade problems that may be faced by firms undertaking international trade and the difficulties or risks that are associated with it, and some of the strategies that may be used to reduce the risk. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography of this none page paper.

  • The Ethics of the Phillip Morris Company

    9 pages and 1 sources. This paper provides an overview of the case of the Phillip Morris Company and the ethics of doing business as a part of the American Big Tobacco Industry. This paper considers the ethical issues that relate to doing what is best for stakeholders, and integrates an ethical analysis. this paper considers the issues that impact the views of the company and the nature of emerging expansion projects, including those aimed at expanding into Third World countries.

  • SANDILE SECURITY SERVICES: RISK ASSESSMENT AND MANAGEMENT

    Examines potential risk faced by Sandile Security when it comes to hiring potential criminals for security positions, and how to mitigate that risk. There are 10 sources listed in the bibliography of this 15-page paper.

  • Parts of Logistics

    Logistics is a big topic because it is comprised of so many parts. This paper emphasizes two of those parts, inventory management and packaging and spends more time on inventory. Technology that is using in these areas is identified and explained. There are eight sources used in this five page paper.

  • Pre-Service, Service, After-Service

    This essay discusses three phases of hospital management. There are two sources used in this three page paper.

  • Overview of Consumer Credit

    In fifteen pages this report discusses the function, purpose, uses, and availability of consumer credit and considers such related issues as personal money management, consumer debt, issuance of credit cards and their terms. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Cash Flow Analysis of Kodak

    The writer uses the cash flow statements in the 10-k’s from 2005 – 2007 to assess the performance of the company in cash flow management and discusses areas where investors may have concern. Four sources are cited in the bibliography of this four page paper.

  • Emergency Management

    In six pages organizational capabilities, risk assessment, hazard vulnerability and analysis are among the topics discussed in this consideration of disaster planning and emergency management. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Architecture of Information Systems

    In a paper of four pages, the writer looks at the architecture of information systems. Issues such as management and the impact of globalization on information systems are explored. Paper uses four sources.

  • Developing an Integrated Management System for Construction and Engineering Industries - A Research Proposal

    Integrity management is found in a number of industries as a way of protecting and optimizing the use and value of assets. The paper presents an outline for research to develop a new or improved system specifically for the construction and engineering industries. The paper is four pages in length.

  • Challenges to International Supply Chain Management

    International supply chains are becoming increasingly popular. The writer examines some of the challenges faced by the management of international supply chains and potential causes of inefficiency. The potential impact of government policies, difficulties associated with integrating operations between different members of the supply chain, and internal challenges all discussed. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography this six page paper.

  • Waste Management

    This essay pertains to the topic of waste management. It focuses on the importance of recycling and the concept of the "zero waste city." Three pages in length, three sources are cited.

  • Effective Healthcare Management

    This research paper pertains to the fact that a variety of tools have been designed in order to identify and assess the competencies that are considered relevant to obtaining effective healthcare management. This white paper describes several of these tools and proposes recommendations in regards to this topic. Five pages in length, four sources are cited.

  • Reflecting on the Implementation of a Fall Prevention Program

    The writer reviews a project from the perspective of a student, reflecting on the effectiveness of the project implementation. After reviewing the implementation stage the practicum is reviewed to assess how learning objectives were satisfied and how the project will help with a career in nursing management. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography of this nine page paper.

  • Warehouse Management Systems

    The writer looks at the way in which warehouse management systems may be able to increase efficiency and effectiveness of operations. The writer argues that WMS are essential if a firm wishes to remain competitive. Four sources are cited in the bibliography of this four page paper.

  • Reactions to Change

    In many cases of change employees may not react in a positive manner. The writer considers some of the less positive reactions, such as silence and cynicism, and looks at how management may influence the reactions to change. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography of this five page paper.

  • Does Leadership Style Impact on Projects Team Member Performance?

    Extensive research has taken place regarding key success factors for project management, by separate research has been undertaken to identify characteristics and strategies associated with positive leadership. The aim of this paper is to present a research report is to extend this research, to determine whether or not there is a relationship between leadership style and the performance of projects teams. The paper is formatted as a short research paper, with an introduction, literature review, methodology, and findings section. Fourteen sources are cited in the bibliography of this twelve page paper.

  • Inventory Systems for Small Businesses

    In a paper of four pages, the writer looks at inventory systems. Different inventory management systems are explored in the context of a bagel shop case study. Paper uses three sources.

  • Five Themes for Increasing Performance

    Management was first studied during the early years of the industrial revolution. Theories and practices have changed dramatically since then. What has not changed is the continual search for ways to increase a company's performance. For that to happen, employees must perform at higher levels. This essay reacts to and reflects on an article entitled, "Creating High Performances Workplaces" by Martin Staubus who describes five themes related to performance. There is one sources used in this three page paper.

  • ELECTRONIC MEDICAL RECORDS AND RISKS

    Discusses contingencies and risk management pertaining to electronic medical records. There are 3 sources listed in the bibliography of this 4-page paper.

  • Proposal Hospital Implement Electronic Management

    Information technology plays a major role in mitigating different issues such as increasing demand, constrained resources, continued pressures containment of cost, and improving the quality of care in hospitals. This essay discusses decision making models, planning timeline, likely comments from stakeholders, criteria for new information management system, and how decision will be made. There are nine sources used in this ten page paper.

  • Research Proposal Cement Company

    The Dangote Group is involved in several industries, one of which is cement. Three plants are being expanded to more across Africa and not just in Nigeria. This is a research proposal that emphasizes technology and supply chain management. The paper describes the company, reports research, discusses the cement industry, and presents a research proposal. There are eighteen sources used in this fourteen page paper.

  • Research Proposal Presentation Concerning Aid in Afghanistan

    Afghanistan has received a large amount of international aid, but the use of aid has been ineffective. This three page paper is a presentation for research to identify and assess barriers to effective aid management and distribution in Afghanistan. The paper is made up of nine slides.

  • The Use of ICT in Corporations

    One of the operations that we know gives a company a competitive advantage is a well-managed supply chain. Along the lines of corporate success is also the implementation of information and communications technology, in fact, companies cannot succeed today without it. This paper discusses ICT in terms of supply chain management. The essay represents part of a research study about the cement industry in Africa and whether or not ICT improves it. There are eight sources used in this 15 page paper.

  • Accounting Board Oversight

    The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 mandates that company management to assess and report the effectiveness of their internal control each year. The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board adopted a standard to reflect these new laws. This essay discusses auditing deficiencies found in audits of internal control and the root causes of those deficiencies. There are two sources used in this three page paper.

  • Analysis of Built to Last by James Collins and Jerry Porras

    In eight pages this management book is examined in terms of what companies can learn in terms of superior performance and marketing practices. There are no other sources listed.

  • Organizational Learning and General Electric

    In five pages this paper considers the organizational learning concepts of Peter Senge ini a discussion of GE's system of management and includes such topics as organizational culture and development, group dynamics, decision making, work motivation, communication, and leadership within the organization. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Theory and This of Recruitment and Selection- A Learning Log

    The writer presents an example of a learning log correlated in the study of recruitment and selection processes. Utilizing the example of the fast food chain McDonald's the paper starts with an outline of the subject, then looks at the different theories and models that may be learned as part of a also human resource management, and ends with a reflective section. Fifteen sources are cited in the bibliography this eleven page paper

  • Dynamic Content Management

    The writer analyzes an article about the next development in retailers’ web sites; dynamic content management. There are two sources listed in the bibliography of this three page paper.

  • Literature Review on AT&T's Management

    In twenty four pages this paper examines the AT&T Corporation in a management analysis that reviews relevant literature and also considers its post 1980s evolution and the roles played by Michael Armstrong and human resources. Twenty sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Dow Chemical; Ratio Analysis 2005 - 2006

    This 10 page paper presents a financial analysis of the Dow Chemical Company from a range of stakeholder perspectives. After a brief introduction to the company ratios of interest to a shareholder are presented including the net profit, earnings per share and the price earnings ratio. Ratios of interest to the creditor then discussed including interest-rate coverage and the current ratio was the last section looking at ratios of value to management including gross profit, stock turnover and debtor days. The bibliography cites seven sources.

  • Sociological, Physiological, and Psychological Issues Associated with the Management of Stress

    In eight pages this report examines stress management and stress from psychological, physiological, and psychological standpoints. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Contemporary Organizational Leadership

    In seven pages this paper discusses management, leadership, and compares 3 leadership skills articles. Five sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Overview of Pizza Hut

    In five pages this Pizza Hut overview includes corporate history and a management plan outline that includes franchising, services in the community, and hiring practices. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Benefits of Adopting a Management Information System

    The use of management information systems (MIS) has a number of potential benefits. Using an example of a fictitious firm Javabooks, a small retail outlet, the way MIS may be used is assessed. The writer then looks at potential sources of cost savings with MIS. Five sources are cited in the bibliography of this four page paper.

  • QUESTIONS - AJAX MINERALS

    Answers questions concerning change management as they pertain to a case about Ajax Minerals. There are 3 sources listed in the bibliography of this 4-page paper.

  • Cutting Inventory Costs

    This 10 page paper considers the way in which inventory levels and inventory costs may be cut. The paper looks at tools such as just in time inventory management, forecasting, pull systems and the use of consignment stock. The bibliography cites 8 sources.

  • Exploring Learning Management Systems - Skillsoft

    In a paper of five pages, the writer looks at learning management systems. The software "Skillsoft" is examined in depth. Paper uses five sources.

  • Digestive System, Scenario questions

    This paper offer brief answers to ten questions that pertain to a specific case scenario involving a man diagnosed with hiatal hernia. The questions pertain to laboratory tests that were performed and the management of the condition. Seven pages in length, eleven sources are cited.

  • Can Depersonalized Bullying in the Workplace be Explained by Critical Management Theory?

    The writer looks at the development and use of critical management studies, including the application of Marxism and development of labour process theory (LPT) and other theories such as Weber's iron cage of rationality. The way that these theories may be used to examine the way depersonalized bullying takes place in call centers in India is then discussed. Thirteen sources are cited in the bibliography of this eleven page paper.

  • QUALITY COMMITMENT - INDEPENDENT FILMS

    Discusses how quality management and quality assurance can be used for an independent filmmaker interested in shooting a film. There are 2 sources listed in the bibliography of this 8-page paper.

  • Case Study of AT&T's Staffing, Training, and How to Achieve HRM Effectiveness

    In five pages this case study considers the early 1980s breakup of AT&T's Bell Operating Companies in this examination of large organizational training and staffing issues and the role played by human resource management. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Benefits of Diversity Management in the Workforce

    In five pages this paper examines diversity management in the workforce in a consideration of its benefits. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Emory Healthcare - Fellowship Application

    In a paper of three pages, the writer looks at applying for a job in healthcare management. Typical application questions are addressed with small essay responses. Paper uses zero sources.

  • Challenges, Opportunities, Healthcare Management Operations

    This research paper reports on different perspectives on the role of knowledge and evidence-based practice and design in hospital management. Five pages in length, five sources are cited.

  • Management/Labor Conflict in "The Grapes of Wrath"

    This 3 page paper argues that Steinbeck's purpose in writing "The Grapes of Wrath" was to illustrate the way in which management exploits labor, and he did it by creating a protagonist (Tom Joad) who changed from a disinterested person to a man committed to organizing labor. Bibliography lists 1 source.

  • HOW THE BUSINESS COMMUNITY CAN FIX THE CURRENT PRIMARY/SECONDARY EDUCATION MODEL

    Discusses how private-sector industry can help improve the U.S. educational system and why. There are 5 sources listed in the bibliography of this 9-page paper.

  • Arguing Against Industry or Business Use of Polygraph Testing

    In three pages this paper argues against polygraph testing in the corporate sector as an invasion of employee privacy. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Data and Two Hypothetical Businesses

    Foodie is an app that uses big data to understand user's food preferences. Wandr uses big data to link travelers with other travelers. Both are hypothetical companies. The essay discusses stakeholders, social media, and what each company does. No Bibliography

  • Questions on Business Economics and Finance

    The paper is written in two parts. The first looks at different forms of competition, discusses an example of perfect competition and examines some of the government controls that are put in place within each model. The second part looks at the way to average variable and the total cost and considers how firms may determine which goods continue producing and which to discontinue. Four sources are cited in the bibliography of this ten page paper.

  • Advantages and Disadvantages of Businesses Clustering

    The writer looks at what is meant by clustering and why it may provide advantages to firm that are part of the clusters. Different types of clusters are discussed with real world examples provided. The potential disadvantages or problems associated with clustering are also examined. Five sources are cited in the bibliography of this three page paper.

  • Building Green

    A 4 page paper discussing 3 "green," LEED-certified buildings and proposing research into the practicalities of building green. Businesses are pressured on all sides to operate more efficiently, and research that illuminates the true costs and cost savings of "green" buildings can be valuable to all businesses. In this vein the proposed research will focus on (1) actual costs of either new construction or retrofitting of existing buildings; (2) changes in operational costs resulting from the green focus; and (3) the potential value that organizations can find in social responsibility as a result of their efforts. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • Business and the Law

    The writer looks at a number of different facets of the law which impact either directly or indirectly on businesses. The consideration paper looks first at the different elements of law, including the way in which law is created in the judicial process. The second part of the paper examines some of the assets of law which are important within the business environment, with particular attention paid to contract law. The third part of the paper discusses the emergence and enforcement of international law and the last section looks at the importance and application of antitrust law. Eleven sources are cited in the bibliography this eighteen page paper.

  • Event Management - Using the 5 W Model

    The writer demonstrates the way that the 5 W model developed by Goldblatt, looking at what where, why, who and when can be used to help design, plan and examine an event. The writer uses the annual comedy festival in Melbourne, Australia, as an example. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography of this four page paper.

  • Management Approaches to Crisis

    Organization which face a need to change, stimulated by a crisis, may have an approach where they plan for change or where they plan to respond. The writer answers questions set by the students looking at different orientation towards change following a crisis, the roe of learning and the way perceptions of threat may impact on the degree to which an organization is prepared for a crisis. Six sources are cited in the bibliography of this six page paper.

  • Development of a Team and Management of Conflict at Riordan

    Manufacturing The paper is presented in two sections. The first section discusses strategies which may be used to create teams, identifying which may be best for Riordan Manufacturing. The second section of the paper looks at how conflict may arise during the team building process and how it may be managed. Four sources are cited in this nine page paper.

  • Marketing and Brand Management at JetBlue

    JetBlue is one of the younger airlines in the US. The writer examines the role of marketing and branding and the way it has been strategically developed to support the firms success. Sixteen sources are cited in the bibliography of this ten page paper.

  • Personal Assessment of Healthcare Management Skills Development on an MBA Program

    The writer uses information supplied by the student to provide an example of an assessment of personal skills and development that existed prior to the MBA course, and consideration of the way the course has been able to increase professional skills further. Two sources are cited in the bibliography of this eleven page paper.

  • Organizational Behavior and Management

    In a paper of sixteen pages, the writer looks at organizational behavior. The most important aspects of organizational behavior are enumerated and discussed. Paper uses twenty sources.

  • HSO and the Changes in Management Information System

    This 8 page paper gives an overview of security issues for organizations. This paper includes discussions of sensitive materials and password security. Bibliography list 8 sources.

  • Massage Therapy as Alternative Pain Management

    A 3 pages research paper on massage as a pain management strategy. Massage therapy is defined as "soft-tissue manipulation by trained therapists for therapeutic purposes" (Tan, et al, 2007, p. 195). Massage is offered in many styles and forms, such as "Swedish, reflexology, Shiatsu, Rolfing, and craniosacral" (Tan, et al, 2007, p. 195). Frequently, it is used as an adjunctive therapy that helps to prepared the patient for other interventions (Tan, et al, 2007). This discussion of massage therapy will examine its use as a strategy that can be used for pain management. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • Factors Influencing CRM Implementation in a Logistic Environment

    This 46 page paper is a proposal and literature review for research to identify the different influencing factors that are present when a firm wants to successfully introduce customer relationship management (CRM) system. The paper gives an introduction with aims and several hypotheses to be tested and then undertakes an input literature review, considering the different elements of CRM implementation that may be influential. Factors consider range from the functionality of the system, its ability to access and interpret data to the management of human factors and managing change. The paper then gives a methodology to be used for the primary research along with a short timetable and budget. The bibliography cites 41 sources.

  • Construction Industry of Singapore and Fiscal and Monetary Policy Effects

    In five pages Singapore's construction industry is discussed in terms of the business activities that result from the roles of monetary and fiscal policy. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Trouble Shooting in Services Industries

    Companies providing services to consumers, such as in the tourism industry, need to understand where there may be gaps in the services that are provided and the services expected. This 3 page paper discusses 4 potential gaps considering the causes and potential solutions. These four gaps are the gap between a customer expectation and the expectations perceived by management, the Gap between the management perceptions and consumer expectations and the way it is translated into service quality specifications, the gap between service quality specifications and the delivery of those specifications to the customer and the gap between the service delivered to customers and the external communication about the service. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

  • Epidemiology & STDs

    An 8 page research paper that defines and discusses the impact and relationship of epidemiology to healthcare interventions and policies pertaining to sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). This overview of epidemiology looks specifically at the uses and applications of epidemiological analyses and data as it pertains to the management STDs. This information addresses how hospitals and community-based healthcare address the decision-making processes for allocation of limited healthcare resources and also the role and use of epidemiological data as this information relates to the evolution, definition and refinement of disease management programs that address STDs. Bibliography lists 16 sources.

  • Evaluation of Talent Management Strategies; A Case Study Of a University

    This 50 page paper looks at the issue of talent management. The paper starts with an introduction with background, aims and objectives limitations. This is followed by an in-depth literature review that looks at relevant topics including the definition of talent, how it may be identified and the use of training and development programs and the value of mentoring in developing skills and talent. A methodology is presented for use in gathering primary data with the use of questionnaires to assess the way talent management is taking place in an organization. Simulates results are presented and discussed and recommendations are made based on the research findings and the literature review. The bibliography cites 36 sources.

  • Nursing Management/Retention Issues

    A 6 page research paper in which the writer explores and summarizes various strategies hat can be employed by nursing management. The problems with turnover and nurse retention that have been have been typical of this nursing unit over the last several years are actually quite typical of the country as a whole, as nationally, the turnover rates for hospital nursing staff averages over 20 percent (Force, 2005). However, since this is a widespread problem, which has been acerbated by the nursing shortage, management strategies that promote nursing staff retention, as well as strategies that address the issues that research shows to be influential in creating nursing staff job satisfaction. Nursing managers are the link between hospital administration and nursing staff. Therefore, one of the crucial responsibilities of a nurse manager is to implement strategies and procedures that ensure nurse retention and job satisfaction (Anthony, 2005). Bibliography lists 9 sources.

  • Things to Consider if Implementing Performance Management

    The writer looks at a range of issues to be considered when implementing a performance assessment system. The paper has 4 section, the first links performance management with the way an organization may achieve its objectives. The second section discusses three components of a performance management system. The third section looks at the use of motivation theories of Maslow and Herzberg. The last section discusses some decision which will need to be made when designing the assessment system. Four sources are cited in the bibliography of this four page paper.

  • Strategic Human Resource Management at Standard Chartered Bank

    This 20 page paper is written in three parts. The first part considers whether or not the HRM practices as Standard Chartered Bank could be defined as strategic human resource management (SHRM). The second part of the paper puts forward a defence to keep the talent management program during harsh economic conditions. The last part of the paper considers why measures are important to assess SHRM and what measures may be suitable. The paper is based on a case study supplied by the student. The bibliography cites 21 sources.

  • Iatrogenic Infection

    This 14 page paper looks at the issue of iatrogenic infection and how a hospital may undertake an innovation to reduce the occurrence of iatrogenic infection in an intensive care unit. The paper examines the risk presented by iatrogenesis and the way the infection can spread before suggesting an approach to reduce the rate of infection. The paper includes sections on the risk, the need for change, the business plan, the timetable including Gantt chart and implementation. The bibliography cites 30 sources.

  • Questions on Investment Values and Assessment

    The paper is based on a number of scenarios provided by the student. The first part of the paper demonstrates the way in which present values can be calculated when future values and the interest rate to be received are already known, and demonstrates the use of being present value calculation when revenue streams for the period of an investment online. The second part of the paper looks at three potential investments assessing their relevant business plans and then makes a recommendation. The paper is four pages in length.

  • Does Leadership Impact on the Performance of an Organization?

    This 10 page paper considers the extent to which a leader influences the performance of a business. The concept of leadership is discussed and the ways that influences may be exerted are discussed, including the impact on the employees and strategies. Examples of leadership are also discussed, including Konosuke Matsushita and Steve Jobs. The bibliography cites 9 sources.

  • Reasons for Small Business Failure

    In eighteen pages this paper explores why small businesses that appear to be sound oftentimes fail. Eleven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • ETHICS IN SOCIAL NETWORKING: SITUATIONS

    Discusses the ethics of various social networking situations, as they pertain to businesses. There is 1 source listed in the bibliography of this 7-page paper.

  • Portugal, the United States, and Business Law

    In eight pages the similarities and differences between these two countries regarding business law are considered along with various cultural influences that affect their practices. Four sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Capital Raising in an Entrepreneurial Business

    Capital may be accessed from a number of sources. The writer presents a PowerPoint presentation looking at sources which may be suited to an entrepreneur, at which stages of business development different sources of finance may be most useful as well as the benefits and the drawbacks associates with the different options, including angels, venture capital, equity and debt. The paper is made up of nine PowerPoint slides and accompanying speaker notes. Four sources are cited in the bibliography of this eleven page paper.

  • A Business Plan for Wal-Mart

    This 27 page paper presents a business plan for Wal-Mart with the aim of helping Wal-Mart become a learning organisation. The paper starts with some background to the organisation; an examination of the organisational issues and problems and the potential solutions. The paper then presents a plan to implement the change looking at how and why the solution of becoming a learning organization will benefit the company and how the change may be introduced and managed. The bibliography cites 22 sources.

  • Madcap CraftBrew and Bottleworks: Zebra Beer Continued

    A 4 page paper recommending that a microbrewery that wants to grow form an alliance with a mail-order beer club in an effort to place its product with a greater number of people as well as increase sales and repeat business. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Learning from Leapfrog

    This 4 page paper uses a case study to discuss the success of Leapfrog Enterprises. It discusses the No Child Left Behind Act, as well as Leapfrog’s business model. Bibliography lists 1 source.

  • Drug Testing and Small Business

    In nine pages this paper considers small business drug testing program strategies designed to curtail the amount of workplace drug usage. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Business Plan for Mobile Magnetic Resonance Imaging

    In twelve pages a mobile MRI service business plan is outlined with an overview and description of costs with a SWOT analysis and organizational chart included. One source is cited in the bibliography.

  • An Overview of Database Security Concerns

    In a paper of six pages, the writer looks at database security techniques and issues. In the context of a hypothetical business situation, the writer addresses specific concerns and methods for dealing with data breaches. Paper uses seven sources.

  • Patterns in Media Ownership

    This 8 page paper looks at the patterns of ownership in media companies and considers how they are changing and developing. The paper looks at five media companies; Rupert Murdoch’s News International, Daily Mail and General Trust PLC (DMGT), Trinity Mirror, United Business Media and Pearson and their holdings. The bibliography cites 12 sources.

  • A Case Study of Profitable Business Strategies

    This paper provides an outstanding example of strategies and approaches for increasing profitability that is applicable to any business. The author provides recommendations such as advertising campaigns, maximizing assets, and efficient operations. Includes financial analysis graphs. This five page paper has no sources listed in the bibliography.

  • LAUNCH OF A SALON FOR HAIR & NAILS, PART I

    Discusses the steps necessary to launching a nail and hair salon business. There are 4 sources in the bibliography of this 3-page paper.

  • Kirham Instruments Product Development

    In six pages this paper examines Kirkham Industries' Harvard Business Case Study 9 697 058 in an evaluation of its new product's development process. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Ethics and Nike

    Nike's legal and business ethics are explored in this 3 page paper on Nike's practices before and since being accused of ethics violations. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Global Business of Nokia

    In five pages this paper discusses the international business operations of Nokia in a consideration of challenges and global competition. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Business and Creative Problem Solving

    In six pages creative problem solving in the business sphere in terms of information and applications of various problem solving processes. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Marketing Plan for a New Remote Control

    This 12 page paper is a marketing plan for a new type of remote control; a remote-controlled that be used for all types of products including audiovisual, kitchen equipment and even cars. The paper presents a brief description of the company, business mission, a situation analysis which looks at the industry and performs a SWOT analysis of the proposed new product and then identifies the target market and presents a marketing strategy. The bibliography cites 7 sources.

  • Research Proposal for the DOA In Regard to Granting More Government Contracts to Small Businesses

    This 5 page paper is a research proposal. A government department wants to award more contracts to small businesses, but does not known how to go about this. The research proposal identified the aims and objectives and then gives a research methodology and identifies the way suitable samples for the primary research will be identified. The bibliography cites 5 sources.

  • Net Present Value and Internal Rate of Return As Investment Assessment Tools

    The writer describes and discusses the use of net present value (NPV) and internal rate of return (IRR) as investment assessment techniques, and goes onto assess which is likely to be most effective and which is preferred by those in business. Three sources are cited in the bibliography of this three page paper.

  • Information Retrieval and Business Consulting

    In six pages the ways in which data can be effectively collected by business consultants in order to address individual company issues are discussed. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • A Business Plan for Vernon and Sons Home Improvement

    This 5 page report describes a business plan for Vernon and Sons, a small start-up company that plans to employ two people full-time. The company is aiming at a growing market: people who start do-it-yourself projects but then find they need additional expert help. Vernon and Sons plans to be that help.

  • Engineering Economy Principles

    In seven pages this paper examines the so called 'new economy' of engineering that is attributed to information technology and business globalization in a consideration of various studies evaluating the effects on engineering. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Beyond Customer Satisfaction to Customer Loyalty by Keke Bhote

    In ten pages the author's theories on how enduring success can be achieved by U.S. businesses are analyzed. There are no other sources listed.

  • Lush Ice Cream and Sorbets Marketing Plan

    In twelve pages this paper examines a marketing plan for the Lush Ice Cream and Sorbets startup ice cream business. There are 10 sources cited in the bibliography.

  • The Don Café; A Business Plan

    This 10 page paper is a business plan to open a movie themes café and shop in the English town of Canterbury. The plan puts forward the concept, identifies the critical success factors, looks at the potential target markets and the competition and then proposes a marketing plan. The paper ends with a budget and financial forecast for the first year. The bibliography cites 9 sources.

  • eCommerce Systems Development Plan

    In twenty five pages the ways in which an existing company can introduce a system of ecommerce are discussed with a sample business that examines present available resources and the application of an effective strategy for ecommerce. Fifteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Price Discrimination Strategies

    This 5 page paper looks at price discrimination as a business strategy. The paper outlines what is meant by price discrimination and considers the motivation behind the adoption of price discrimination and then discusses the different ways that price discrimination may be implemented as a strategy. The bibliography cites 3 sources.

  • Plan for Exporting Beef from Australia to India

    This 5 page paper considers why exporting beef from Australia to India would be a good plan. The paper outlines the reason for beef being chosen as the export and then considers why beef is a good import for India and the basic underlying business issues that makes this an attractive proposition. The bibliography cites 5 sources.

  • Iran Insurance and Global Business Law

    In six pages a case study involving Iran insurance companies and U.S. investment in a consideration of international business law with problem diagnosis and proposed 'cures' offered. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Market Research and Role of Competitive Intelligence

    In ten pages competitive intelligence as an important business strategy tool is assessed in terms of the differences and similarities between competitive intelligence and market research with a consideration of the Rockwell case included along with company protection from the gathering of intelligence information. Twenty sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Dubai and Astrology Promotion

    In twenty four pages this paper examines if in Dubai astrology should have any business applications. Twenty five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Forecasting

    This 24 page paper looks at the importance of forecasting in a business environment and looks at a ranger of forecasting methods, explaining how they can be used. The paper starts with basic supply and demand forecasting and moves onto statistical and trend forecasting, simulation and marketing models used to make forecasts. The bibliography cites 17 sources.

  • Comparison of Internet and Traditional Shopping

    The writer looks at the way consumer experiences of internet and traditional shopping takes place with the aim of assessing whether or not there is a good potential for businesses to increase revenues by competing online. The two concepts are contrasted and compared and the general trend in shopping patterns in order to determine the potential for firms. There are specific references to firm in Turkey. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography of this none page paper.

  • Fraudulent Financial Statements and Detection Through Techniques of Data Mining

    In seventeen pages the ways in which data mining can detect fraudulent financial statements in auditing and accounting businesses are examined in a proposed study that includes methodology, literature review, and timetable. Sixteen sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Business Intelligence Competitive Tool of Data Mining

    In seven pages data mining is discussed as an important competitive tool of business intelligence with a sample of PNC's bank purchase of Unica's Model 1 in order to sustain a marketing competitive advantage while at the same time expanding their base of customer satisfaction. Six sources are cited in the bibliography and a one page outline is also included.

  • Data Mining and Business Intelligence

    In a paper consisting of seven pages data mining is considered in terms of how it can be used as a competitive instrument of business intelligence with the examination of a PNC Bank Corporation case study. There are six bibliographic sources cited.

  • Example Entrance Essay

    In four pages this entrance essay example features a student informing a business school how a unique background can distinguish this individual from other students. Two sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • A Research Proposal for Transition Into E-Commerce

    This paper presents an outline of a research proposal project within e-commerce. The research project examines the pro's and con's faced by existing businesses expanding into e-commerce. The author provides the most effective strategies for entering the e-commerce marketplace and thriving in the on-line environment. This four page paper has one source listed in the bibliography.

  • Why Passwords and Good Information Security Technologies Are Compromised by Users

    In three pages this paper discussed why in a corporate an/or business environment passwords and decent information technologies that are in place are still compromised by the people who use them and also considers how information security can be improved. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Statistics in Business Decision

    The paper examines the way statistics may be used in business with a simple example, the use of a firm that has to determine the level of inventory to order. The way that the statistics can be used is discussed as well as the way that errors maybe reduced. One source is cited in this four page paper.

  • Time Value of Money, Sources of Finance, Bonds and Share and Influences on Inventory

    This 4 page paper answers 4 questions, the first defines rime value of money, future value of money and present value of money. The second part considers long term sources of finance for corporation. The third part of the paper discusses the differences between bonds, common shares and preference shares and the last part of the paper looks at the influence o the economy, business expansion plans and investments on inventory levels. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

  • Saudi Arabial and Civil Engineering Construction

    In twenty pages UK and Saudi Arabia civil engineering construction businesses are examined and include discussion of the UK's Alfred McAlpine Plant and Saudi Arabia's Al Khodari Group. Tender examples are provided and there are eigh sources cited in the bibliography.

  • Phoenix Economic Development

    In five pages the business attractiveness of Phoenix, Arizona and how this has contributed to the city's economic development are examined. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Compensation of CEOs

    How much should CEOs be paid? This is an area of controversy in the business world. Various aspects of this puzzle are explored in this fourteen page research report that cites seven references.

  • Process of 'Big Bet' Business Risks

    In three pages business risks known as 'big bets' are assessed in terms of their prudence, what constitutes a big pet and whether these forms of thought are rational or nonrational.

  • Business Ethics and the Lawyer's Role

    In eight pages this paper examines business ethics' issues and the lawyer or solicitor's role with various conflicts and laws considered. Ten sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Determining Sales Prices for Pecos Printers

    In this paper the writer discusses price and cost variances for making good business decisions. Forms of analysis for Pecos Printers include contribution margin income statement, variable costing, and absorption costing. This paper consists of four pages, and one source is listed in the bibliography.

  • Natural Disasters and Emergency Planning

    In five pages natural disasters are examined within the context of business strategies and emergency planning measures. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Internet Marketing Options for a New SME

    This 3 page paper considers potential marketing options for a new medium sized e-business. Choices such as search engines, banner advertisements and viral marketing are discussed along with a potential way of monitoring the sales that the different marketing sources create. The bibliography cites 3 sources.

  • The Case of the Solar Trash Compactor

    This 7 page paper looks at the case of an entrepreneur who has developed a solar powered trash compactor. The paper starts by assessing the idea using the characteristics of attractiveness, durability and timeliness. The paper then assesses the business plan and the projects in a case study, looking at the weaknesses and the strengths.

  • Feasibility Study of a Texas Feed Mill

    This paper presents a study on the feasibility of opening an animal feed store in Texas. The author examines various aspects of the proposed business based on the current industry in Texas. This forty-five page paper has twenty-eight sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Web Services Technologies

    This 10 page paper looks at web services technology and considers different aspects. The first part looks at Web Services-Interoperability (WS-I) Basic Profile, what it is and its components and then considers how it may compete or compliment EDI. The second part of the paper looks at RCP v Document usage for messages and other technologies useful for business. The bibliography cites 7 sources.

  • Making A Business Case with the Support of Spreadsheet Data and Graphs

    The writer shows the ways in which spreadsheets and graphs can be used to support a case for investment into a business. The case is made for an investment to increase the capacity of a restaurant, with the use of spreadsheet forecasts and graphs to show the break even point and revenue generation. Five sources are cited in the bibliography of this seven page paper.

  • Best Practices and Satisfaction in Health Care

    The health care system does allow for choice, and as a business, patient and employee satisfaction play a major role in the scheme of things. This paper addresses those issues and more. There are eight sources listed in the bibliography of this five page paper.

  • Peer to Peer Network and Client Server Network Computing

    In five pages this paper examines two types of computing network and considers the advantages and challenges of each in a business environment. Three sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Portable Printer Marketing and Business Plan

    In five pages a portable printer known as PalmPrint is examined in terms of a marketing and business plan, mission statement, and SWOT analysis. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Costs of Pollution Control to Businesses

    In five pages the impact of 1990's Clean Air Act relevant to business costs to conform to environmental regulations are examined. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Business Writing, Car Buying, and Letters of Transmittal

    In sixteen pages a business writing report concentrates on a new car purchase and transmittal letters that will assist consumers in car buying. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Japan and Kentucky Fried Chicken

    In a ten page paper considering international business the successes and problems of the KFC franchise in Japan are examined in terms of necessary promotional strategy changes. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Merging with Microsoft

    This research paper discusses a hypothetical business and what factors should be considered before making a decision to merge with Microsoft. The writer addresses the history of MIcrosoft and describes its product line, customer base and major competitors, as well as projecting where Microsoft is headed and market stratrategy. This ten page paper has three sourches in the bibliography.

  • Modern Corporations and Data Processing

    In four pages data processing within the corporate sector is examined in a discussion of such topics as data warehouses and information architecture along with their value to modern business. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Post Communist Romania and Conducting Business

    In eleven pages what needs to be known by a company considering conducting business with postCommunist Romania is examined with such topics as contracts, disputes, copyrights, finance, foreign controls, boycotts, safety and health markings, special temporary imports, and tariffs mentioned. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Business Education and Technology Integration

    In five pages this paper examines the business education curriculum and the importance of technology integration. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Business Administration Doctorate Program Design

    In nine pages this proposed doctorate program design for Business Administration examines subjects and module content along with reasons for including them offered. Seven sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Avian Flu and its Effects on Business

    In three pages this paper discusses how an avian flu economic would effect domestic and international business in a consideration of its indirect and direct impacts. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Suntory Water Group Expansion Business Plan

    In ten pages a proposed Mexico expansion of Suntory Water Group is considered in this business plan that discusses marketing and the Mexican economy among other issues. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • eCommerce and Global Business

    In ten pages this paper examines the connection between ecommerce and international business with various topics discussed and a general ecommerce SWOT analysis is also provided. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • United Kingdom's Franchise Industry

    In thirty six pages this paper examines United Kingdom's franchise industry in a consideration of popularity of franchises, franchise workings in comparison with subsidiary and business licensing issues with retail, distribution, services, finance, manufacturing, and 5 franchise area statistics provided. Twenty three sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Workplace Discrimination Problems

    In eight pages this paper examines the workplace in an overview of sexual harassment and discrimination problems with recommendations offered to business owners and a critique of these suggestions also included. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Business Neural Networking

    In five pages this paper examines the importance of neural networks to business in a consideration of features that result in reliable networks and ensure increased productivity of employees. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Economic Forces and the Fast Food Industry

    This paper discusses how economic factors affect businesses in the fast food industry. The author includes data pertinent to the fast food industry. This six page paper has five sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Taking a Cruise to Puerto Rico

    Cruising the Caribbean can be a major adventure, but for the businessperson in charge of a cruise line, it can be serious business. This paper takes the form of a marketing plan for a cruise between the British Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico over a weekend. The idea is to increase tourism and to use the weekend to scout sites and accommodations. This paper has twenty-three pages and nine sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Electronic Payment And Security Subsystems in E-Commerce

    An in-depth paper detailing electronic payment and security subsystems available for e-commerce companies. The author addresses the impact and significance of e-commerce on contemporary businesses. This fifteen page paper has fifteen sources listed in the bibliography.

  • The Economist, the World Bank, and Development Economics

    In five pages this report considers an article that appeared in The Economist in March of 1997 pertaining to development economics and whether the World Bank is included in this business development with various approaches discussed regarding the World Bank as a twenty first century development facility. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Buying a Car, Transmittal Letters, and Business Writing

    A report consisting of sixteen pages that assists consumers in the business writing aspects of car parchasing and transmittal letters. There are seven bibliographic sources cited.

  • Small and Medium Business Accounting Information Systems

    In this five page paper the impact of accounting systems on small and medium sized businesses are assessed with such issues as the advantages of using a variety of computer systems and networks, possible operational problems security, and information availability discussed. There are nine bibliographic sources listed.

  • Article Analysis and Practical Applications of Ethics

    In three pages accounting ethics are discussed in an analysis of an article that practically applies information regarding a mortgage company to a consideration of ethics in business. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Business Franchise Selection

    In five pages business operations and ownership are considered in terms of franchising and the assessment of a franchise's value. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography, with an outline, Table of Contents, and List of Figures also included.

  • Are Payday Loans Legalized Loan-Sharking?

    A 3 page paper discussing the operation and ethics of payday loan companies. The need for the existence of payday loan companies is regrettable, but the business can be expected to grow as the economy continues to favor greater numbers of low-paying service jobs. They are not legal loan sharks, but their success certainly indicates a need for general financial education in public schools. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Selling T-Shirts to China for the Beijing Olympics

    This 26 page presents a report to support the idea of selling T-shirts branded for the Beijing Olympics in China in the run up to the 2008 Beijing Olympics. The considers China as a destination for a business venture including aspects such as culture and commercial environment before considering how the product should be deigned and marketed. The last part of the paper assumes that the company is an international company and proposes a method of market entry. The bibliography cites 18 sources.

  • Kaizen, Quality Assurance, and the Philosophy of Masaaki Imai

    In seven pages this research paper discusses the 'kaizen' business philosophy and discusses its contributions to quality assurance, Oren Harari criticisms, and the movement's founder Masaaki Imai Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Business and Media Ethics

    In four page this paper examines the business importance of media ethics. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Book Report: Finance

    A 7 page report on "Finance" by Groppelli and Nikbakht, a volume of the Barron's Business Review Series. The book focuses on the finance associated with investments and includes discussions of capital budgeting, risk, capital structure and other basic finance concepts. Bibliography lists 1 source.

  • Is a President Clinton Resignation Ethically Bad or Good?

    In this paper consisting of five pages a proposed Bill Clinton presidential resignation is evaluated from business ethics and the country perspectives. There are five bibliographic sources cited.

  • Business Tax Planning

    In five pages this paper examines tax planning for businesses and how tax laws can be advantageous. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Ethics and Communication

    In thirteen pages questions involving verbal communication improvement and applications, making ethical decisions, gender bias, employee reference and personal opinion are answered with references made to Mary Ellen Guffey's Business Communication. One source is listed in the bibliography.

  • Wireless Networks for a Small Business; Governance and Security

    This 10 page paper looks at the issues a small business may need to consider when implementing a wireless network. The 802.11 family is examined and the governance and security issues are discussed with reference to ISO 17799. The bibliography cites 7 sources.

  • Will a Union Presence and Collective Bargaining result in Increase Wages Bills

    This 18 page paper looks at an issue pertinent in the UK. There is little doubt that over the last few decades the power and influence of the unions in the UK has declined. The paper considers the impact that unions have had on business and considers if despite the lower level of power recognizing a union in the work place and adopting collective bargaining will result in a higher wages bill for the employer. The bibliography cites 26 sources.

  • Website Questions

    An 11 page paper in two parts. Part 1 assesses the websites of EasyJet, British Airways and Malaysia Airlines. Part II is a discussion of considerations for Kohinoor Ltd's website design. Included in the discussion are the topics of strategy, business model, objectives and Google Analytics. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

  • Airline Industry Trends

    A 6 page paper discussing trends in the global airline industry. Several airlines have made changes specifically targeting the business traveler, but many of the world's leading airlines face survival issues. All airlines are required to address financial, security and customer issues. Bibliography lists 11 sources.

  • Kiersey's ESTJ Guardian Personality Type and Leadership Development

    In five pages this paper discusses the ESTJ or guardian type of personality in an application of Kiersey's personality assessments to business leadership personalities. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Changes in the Aviation Industry Since the Seventies

    In a paper consisting of six pages the major changes affecting the aviation industry since the 1970s most notably deregulation are considered with a discussion of the impact of entrepreneur's technology, and business and government relations. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Economics

    In fifteen pages this paper examines MRIs in a history that examines its market value, financing, marketing, and business implications. Thirteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Analysis of Data Structures and Algorithms

    In ten pages this paper considers the business applications of algorithms and includes an examination of programming, program structure, and a supplemental flow chart. There are six bibliographic sources listed.

  • Gates and Jobs and Hewlett and Packard

    The writer constructs a creative piece of historical fiction which posits that Bill Gates was born early in the 20th century and had a business that failed during the Depression. He then joins up with Steve Jobs and together they try, and fail, to outdo the new company formed by Bill Hewlett and David Packard. The paper is five pages long and there are three sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Swimming Pool Business Results Enhancement

    In five pages this paper discusses how a small swimming pool business can be enhanced and the various economic considerations that must be made in so doing with a recommendation to increase retail sales and commercial accounts offered. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Economic Infrastructure of Brazil

    The writer evaluates the ability of the infrastructure, including banking, transportation and other entities, to support further economic growth in Brazil. The writer focuses on Tyco International Electronics and concludes that it should be able to do business in Brazil with little or no difficulty. The paper is five pages long and there are eight sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Corporate Ethics

    In six pages this paper considers the significance of corporate ethics and business efforts to improve workplace ethics. Five sources are cited in the bibliography and a paper outline is also provided.

  • Grandma Tracy's Popcorn and Marketing

    In twenty two pages this paper examines the Grandma Tracy's Popcorn startup business with a marketing operations' plan for the first few months and the discussion includes the 4Ps, and projected cash flow and breakeven analyses as well as a balance sheet. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Operating a Small Business While Learning

    In ten pages this paper examines Kolb's experiential learning cycle to determine how learning takes place for a manager or owner while operating a small business. Two sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Nokia Corporation Analysis

    In a paper consisting of sixteen pags Nokia is briefly introduced and then a discussion of the company's growth from an historical perspective is presented followed by the challenges the corporation has faced, its response and the business strategies compared with Motorola are examined along with a market share data consideration. Fifteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Pay Equity

    This 7 page paper looks at why and how pay equity and equality in total remuneration is protected in the United States, considering the federal laws, such as the the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and equal opportunities, including the Equal Pay Act. The paper considers how this impacts on businesses and the systems that are or should be used to ensure equity is in place. The bibliography cites 7 sources.

  • Computer System Security Types

    In four pages this paper discusses business and individual Internet security with software problems and Mac OS, Windows and Linux operating systems examined. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Travel Agency Business Plan Start Up

    In eleven pages establishing a UK travel agency is considered in this business plan that includes mission statement, company name, competition, strategy, market trends, blance and cash flow statement projections. One source is listed in the bibliography.

  • Sustainable Development; The Influence of the United Nations

    This 9 page paper looks at the contribution of the United Nations (UN) towards the development of the idea of ‘sustainable business practices’, evaluates the United Nations political influence and examines the different geographical and political agendas which have contributed towards the concept of sustainable development from this institution. The bibliography cites 8 sources.

  • Business Studies' Project Reflective Learning Document

    In twenty four pages this business studies' project's reflective learning document includes learning theories such as those by Lewin and Kolb, communications, competitive positioning, and game theory uses. Twenty sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • IAS 39 Problems

    In three pages this paper examines hedging in a consideration of European business impact of IAS 39 with problematic situations similar to those in the United States as a result of FAS 133 compared. Six sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Encouraging the Development of the Internet in Developing Nations

    This 16 page paper argues that developing nations should develop Internet usage and its supporting infrastructure within their borders. The writer suggests that it's arguable whether or not the government should be involved, but there is no argument that the Internet would have tremendous benefits for the economy, particularly as it has become so vital for business transactions. There are 25 sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Adding a Catering Business

    A 7 page paper providing preliminary investigation into whether Kudler Fine Foods should add a catering business. The paper discusses three articles addressing niche, technology and consumer taste. Kudler has been contemplating adding an organic department; the paper suggests creating a catering service that specializes in organic foods. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Technology at Shell

    This 5 page paper examines the use of different types of technology and information systems art Shell, the paper starts by looking at the technology in developing creative thinking at managerial level, the paper then moves on to look at information systems and technology used in the oil drilling aspects of the business. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

  • The Language of Security

    This 12 page paper discusses the following statement “If the language of security is in conflict with that used in other areas of the organisation, the security message will never get through and the business will remain vulnerable” and considers how can security and risk managers use communication in order to promote and enhance the security function and its’ realisation. The bibliography cites 10 sources.

  • Responses of the International Community to Climate Change Issues

    This 8 page paper looks at some of the international responses to the threat of global warming and climate change. The responses include the use of legislation and voluntary agreements at international, national and local levels as well as the responses of businesses, including large corporations such as Hewlett Packard. The bibliography cites 12 sources.

  • United Kingdom Business and Environmental Issues

    In nineteen pages the business impact of environmental law and controls are examined in a breakdown of five sections that include HAZOP use, the 1990 UK Environmental Protect Act, environmental audits, environmental statute law, and planning decisions. Seven sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Service and Customer Satisfaction

    In six pages business services are examined in terms of improving customer satisfaction with more emphasis on the customer and less on so called company policy. Fifteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Decisions and Data Warehousing

    In ten pages this research paper discusses decisions made in information storage and data warehousing with a definition of data warehousing and why businesses decided to use it along with pertinent issues such as security, maintenance, operation, and implementation included. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Case Study of Domino's Pizza

    In six pages business ethics are considered in this Domino's case study with problems of service delivery and satellite telecommunications discussed. There is no bibliography included.

  • Women and Workplace Discrimination

    In eight pages business and gender inequality are examined within the context of the thesis that workplace discrimination against women continues to exist. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • European E-Commerce

    A paper addressing the current state of European e-commerce. The author suggests strategies for American businesses releasing European websites for retail commerce. This eleven page paper has thirteen sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Printing Industry in Australia

    This 11 page paper looks at the printing industry in Australia within a context of starting a new printing firm. The industry, its performance and segment are discussed, a PEST analysis performed and key success factors are identified before a SWOT analysis is undertaken to assess the potential of a new businesses this industry. The bibliography cites 10 sources.

  • Amazon's Frontiers

    A 7 page paper assessing some of the areas that Amazon.com traveled through before becoming profitable. Preceding Amazon's arrival at profitability was a metamorphosis almost as complete as that which takes the caterpillar to the form of butterfly. Along the way the company developed a business model that serves it and its customers well. Three of the areas that Amazon has had to navigate are those of technology, the "chasm" of customer acceptance and its own evolution. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • Niche Businesses and Effective Social Media Marketing

    In a paper of three pages, the writer looks at how social media can be used to market a niche business. The example of a log cabin building school is used to show how an expertise-centered approach can be effective in social media. Paper uses zero sources.

  • New Market Entry and India Car Parts Business

    In twelve pages this marketing report discusses an India based automotive spare parts business and how a new market can be successfully entered with marketing strategies discussed and Porter's Five Forces model and SWOT analyses also included. Ten sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Third Party Computers and Denial of Service Attack

    In three pages this argumentative paper discusses a denial of service attack within a business context and whether or not there is any type of possible legal culpability if a third party computer was employed as a zombie in order for the attack to be completed. Ethical considerations and tort law are applied. Two sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Business Plan for Cannondale Bicycle Company

    In four pages a business plan for Cannondale bicycle company is presented in an outline of possible marketing options, strategies, and goals that might encourage increased profits. Three sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Industrial Districts, Industrial Clusters, and Influences

    In five pages this paper examines industrial clusters and industrial districts by answering 5 business questions on what institutional and economic conditions influence how they emerge. Four sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • German Retail Industry Case and General Application of Business Ethics

    A three part paper consisting of sixteen pages explores business ethics and then applies philosophy to the concept with a discussion of the German retail industry and two models of corporate governance pertaining to the market in Germany also included. Fourteen sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Acid Rain Issues from Managerial and Business Perspectives

    Global acid rain issues, present and future, are examined from managerial and business perspectives in sixteen pages. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Shareholder and Business Imposition of Government Regulations

    In five pages this paper examines how businesses are regulated by the government in matters considering the wealth of shareholders in a consideration of hiring people with disabilities, sexual harassment, and the corporate environment. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Arguing Against Increasing Dental Insurance Coverage

    In five pages this argumentative paper expresses opposition to dental insurance coverage increases based upon out of pocket expenses and insurance coverage cost comparisons for emergeny and preventive care and also discusses cost cutting and changing trends in providers and businesses. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Starbucks in 2011

    The paper looks at some of the changes which impacted on the performance of Starbucks in 2011. The strategies that helped the firm recover and increase business are discussed including assessment of their financial and economic merit. Five sources are cited in the bibliography of this four page paper.

  • Business Ethics: Coca-Cola India

    In a paper of five pages, the writer looks at Coca-Cola India in the context of ethical business practice. Coca-Cola India's method for improving its negative public image through ethical works is explored. Paper uses six sources.

  • Marketing an Ice Rink

    The writer assesses a case study of Ty Taffe and the Ice Land Ice Rink to determine the flaws wit the current marketing strategies and make suggestion for how the level of business may be effectively improved. The paper is based on a case the student provided. Two sources are cited in this four page paper.

  • Negative Outcomes Resulting from the Impact of IT on Globalization

    There is no doubt that information technology has had a major impact on the way that globalization takes place, driving forward many of the phenomena that are associated with international business. The majority of papers consider how and why these influences a positive, the writer takes an alternative approach, and looks at the arguments that support the use of IT, and discusses the negative impacts that the company is used. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography this fourteen page paper

  • The Skype EBay Merger

    This paper investigates the strategic moves made by the firms eBay and Skype from the beginnings of each of the companies, to the acquisition of Skype by eBay, to the reselling of Skype in 2010. The Skype and eBay business models are evaluated and it is noted that while Skype and eBay have many similarities, their differences are paramount. There are eight sources listed in the bibliography of this fourteen page paper.

  • Offshoring In India and Cap Gemini Sogeti

    Cap Gemini Sogeti have a division that providing offshoring services for their clients. The main locations is India, but with changes in the commercial environment and many developing countries increasing their skills base there is more competition for offshore business. The writer examines the influences, the way they may change and the potential of other countries and models to that may pay a part in the way that the firm provides the offshore services. Twenty sources are cited in the bibliography of this ten page paper.

  • OPRAH WINFREY: CASE STUDY ANALYSIS

    Focuses on Oprah Winfrey and her business Harpo Inc. There are 6 sources listed in the bibliography of this 7-page paper.

  • Measures to Reduce the Risk of Terrorism in the Finance and Accounting Sector

    Terrorism is a phenomenon that has the potential to impact on all individuals businesses and industries. The accounting and finance industry may not appear to be involved, but terrorists require funds. The writer assesses the way that the accounting and finance industry are dealing with the threat of terrorism and discussing the effectiveness of any measures that are in place. A contrast is made between Great Britain and Saudi Arabia. Twenty-three sources are cited in this fifteen page paper.

  • EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES: FUTURE CARS AND WIMAX

    Emerging technologies of future cars and WiMAX and how these will impact business and society. There are 10 sources listed in the bibliography of this 13-page paper.

  • Issues and Challenges in the Carbon Offset Market

    The carbon offset market has been growing at a rapid rate, the writer considers a number of issues concerning the market, including is potential to satisfy the need for carbon offset without intervention, the potential benefit of the market to developing countries, issues in business and the way in which the market the impact on the money markets. 10 sources are cited in this 11 page paper

  • Friedman and Corporate Social Responsibility

    Nobel Prize winning economist Milton Friedman commented that "There is one and only one social responsibility of business to use its resources and engage in activities designed to increase its profits so long as it stays within the rules of the game, which is to say engages in free and open competition, without deception or fraud." This 3 page paper considers this view and discusses it in terms of corporate social responsibility and a firm's strategy. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

  • Marketing a Hospital

    This 10 page paper considers the way that a hospital will develop a marketing strategy to market its services. The paper considers the way that marketing theory will be used to help identify and develop a plan, what marketing elements the plan should include and how the plan should be linked to the overall business plan. The paper looks at who the marketing plan will be developed it does not present a marketing plan. The bibliography cites 10 sources.

  • Comparative Analysis of the Economic and Business Plans of Barack Obama and John McCain

    In nine pages this paper examines the similarities and differences in the economic and business plans of 2008 presidential nominees Barack Obama and John McCain, and also considers how the economy would be affected overall by the implementation of each candidate’s plans. Eight sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • International Business and Bank Selection

    In five pages an international business scenario is considered with a possible corporate international expansion and the benefits of either Bank of America or Citicorp are assessed in terms of which would best meet the company's needs with Citigroup choice recommended. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Challenges of the Retail Market in Chile

    This 8 page paper looks at an issue concerned with doing business in Chile. Most goods will be sold through retail outlets, or resellers, however the retail industry and structure in Chile is different from the retail markets seen in many other countries. The paper looks at the structure and patterns seen in the retail industry in Chile with a focus in the grocery and department store segments. The bibliography cites 8 sources.

  • Business Forecasting

    This 4 page paper discusses the importance of forecasting and the difficulty of forecasting in an unstable economy. The writer comments on two forecasting methods. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Stating a Business Case for the Linux Operating System

    In ten pages this paper explains a company's reason for bypassing Windows in favor of the Linux operating systems for computers. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Business in a Niche Market - The Competitive Advantages

    In a paper of four pages, the writer looks at how niche markets can covey a competitive advantage. Using the case study of Urban Outfitters, the paper analyzes how niche markets can be capitalized most successfully. Paper uses three sources.

  • Organizational Learning and Business Performance

    In a paper of three pages, the writer looks at organizational learning. Evidence is presented that learning positively impacts performance and innovation. Paper uses one source.

  • Oral Business Communication Research Study Proposal

    In thirteen pages this research proposal is examined. Seventeen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Baseball 'Business' from a Sociological Perspective

    In six pages baseball economics and the influence of capitalism on high player salaries are examined through the social theories of Weber, Durkheim, and Marx. There are four bibliographic sources cited.

  • Business Plan for the Speak Up! Program

    A 12 page paper providing rationale and plans for a public speaking training program to be offered to middle school students ages 12-15. Based on the successful approach of Toastmasters International, this program will focus on developing public speaking, persuasion and listening abilities. Bibliography lists 11 sources.

  • Empowerment and Delegation: Learned Business Skills

    This 8 page paper considers the difference between empowerment and delegation, and then discusses empowerment in detail, as well as some of the issues involved in building an effective team. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Matrix Structures for Business

    This 6 page paper examines how and why matrix structures can add value to companies or projects where management adopt the structure. The paper argues that the value is added as long as the culture and attitudes support the matrix. The bibliography cites 8 sources.

  • Research Recommendations for Portugal's Small to Medium Sized Businesses

    In four pages this dissertation or project proposal discusses how to approach SMEs in Portugal. Six sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Career in the Pharmacy Business

    In five pages this paper discusses how a pharmacy career can present a life of balance in terms of service and spirituality.

  • Business Communication Skills Development

    In six pages the significance of workplace communications are discussed in a consideration of oral and written forms along with recommendations offered as to how effective communications between supervisors and employees can be fostered. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Arguing in Favor of Industry or Business Use of Polygraph Testing

    In three pages this paper argues in support of polygraph testing to be used on employees in the corporate sector. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Japan and India as Potential Business Markets

    This 14 page paper looks at two potential new markets for a high-tech company wanting to expand. Two countries; Japan and India are assessed, looking at the conditions that indicate there is a good potential market for the company as well as the issues which may exert a negative impact. In addition to looking at the markets there is also a discussion to assess the most appropriate method of entry. The bibliography cites 15 sources.

  • Post Communist Bulgaria and German Business Relocation

    In ten pages the Bulgarian relocation of German companies is discussed with avoidance of globalization's disadvantages among the topics addressed. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Pension Business and Insurance Companies

    In ten pages this paper examines insurance companies in a consideration of types of pension and retirement programs. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Packaged Products Company's Snack Food Division Business Analysis

    In eight pages this company that specializes in the distribution and sale of packaged nuts is examined with a SWOT analysis with a revised advertising campaign suggested to overcome threats to success. One source is cited in the bibliography.

  • White Collar Crime and Business

    In nine pages corporate responsibility and white collar crime convictions are considered in the answers to ten questions for discussion with law enforcement, 4 crime theories, and technocrime among the issues included. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Review of "Making Horses Drink: How to Lead and Succeed in Business"

    A 3 page book review. Author Alex Hiam refers in the title of his book Making Horses Drink: How to Lead and Succeed in Business to the old adage, "You can lead a horse to water, but you can't make him drink." The author maintains that astute managers not only can "make horses drink" – it's their job - but must do so if their companies are to be successful over time. In the end, "making horses drink" is a function of being honest with employees; communicating with them fully and frequently; and treating them as valuable assets rather than necessary evils. The author and the paper uses Southwest Airlines as a primary example. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

  • Review of "Making Horses Drink: How to Lead and Succeed in Business"

    A 3 page book report listing all of the chapters of the book. Author Alex Hiam refers in the title of his book Making Horses Drink: How to Lead and Succeed in Business to the old adage, "You can lead a horse to water, but you can't make him drink." The author maintains that astute managers not only can "make horses drink" – it's their job - but must do so if their companies are to be successful over time. In the end, "making horses drink" is a function of being honest with employees; communicating with them fully and frequently; and treating them as valuable assets rather than necessary evils. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

  • Politics, Business, and the Telecommunications Decency Act

    In seven pages this research paper discusses how 1996's Telecommunications Decency Act legislation is affecting the telecommunications industry with various political debates on the topic also examined. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Case Study on Business Networking Decisions

    In eleven pages this discusses a networking change to a frame relay network from an X.25 network in this consideration of corporate networking decisions which includes assessment of pros and cons of each along with future alternatives. Seven sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • The Motion Picture Business and Its Impact on the Inventor Thomas Edison

    Edison was more than an inventor. This paper explores the role the motion picture industry and the industry giant Eastman played during a brief period of his life. A discussion of MPCC is included as well. This paper has ten pages and seven sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Business Climate of Costa Rica

    In eight pages Costa Rica is examined in terms of its foreign investment receptiveness as well as is environmental attractiveness with impressive sustained growth. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Business Tax Planning

    A 4 page paper that begins with brief comments on the purpose of tax planning. The essay describes the four maxims of tax planning, reports tips for reducing taxes and comments on the value of the sources used. The writer comments briefly on the importance of ethics when tax planning. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

  • Thomas Cook, Shell, and eBay Business Analysis

    In sixteen pages this paper concentrates primarily upon Thomas Cook and Shell Oil and contrasts and compares its research, positioning, segmentation and also provides an environmental analysis of each. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Sustainability in Indian Business

    This research paper addresses the multiple ways in which India is meeting the challenge of creating environmental sustainability. Fifteen ages in length. eighteen sources are cited.

  • Business Ethical and Environmental Issues

    This paper discusses four issues: ethical tests for actions; need for government to ensure environmentally friendly actions; environmental sustainability; and online pharmacies. There are six sources listed in the bibliography of this four page paper.

  • Sustainability and Business

    This 7 page paper looks at the way in which sustainability is a current issue in management and the way it is developing and emerging in the commercial environment. Different approaches to sustainability and sustainable developed are discussed and examples of companies adopting various strategies are presented. The bibliography cites 11 sources.

  • Business Probability and Statistics

    In four pages 288 employees represent data to be statistically analyzed in terms of their answers to questions in which probability is calculated. These questions include 'What is the probability this person will be an hourly employee whose intrinsic satisfaction is 6 or more?' and 'What is the gender distribution?' Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Home Health and Hospice Company Business Requirement Analysis

    In ten pages a home health and hospice company is examined in terms of its two information technology needs which include adding laptop computers, printers, and a wireless network for visiting nurses to educated patients and a self service automated HR system. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Working Capital Management at Federal Express

    This paper examines working capital management at Federal Express. This four page paper has four sources listed in the bibliography.

  • WORKING CAPITAL MANAGEMENT: AN OVERVIEW

    Focuses on the concept of working capital management, what it is, and what companies use it more effectively. There are 5 sources listed in the bibliography of this 3-page paper.

  • Management and Employee Goals in a Recession

    The writer considers the arguments that there is a greater potential of alignment between management goals and employees goals at times of recession. Reasons why this may occur are discussed as well as the potential for increased conflict. Twelve sources are cited in this nine page paper.

  • Star Technologies Drug Testing and Management

    In six pages this paper examines drug use problems of Star Technologies and considers implementation of company drug testing programs from a management perspective. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • GENERAL ELECTRIC AND THE LEARNING ORGANIZATION

    This 8-page paper discusses the learning organization and appropriate approach to management, trust and pay in General Electric's Asia-Pacific region. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • Does An Effective Learning And Development Strategy Enables Organizations To Compete More Effectively?

    This 10 page paper looks at whiter learning within an organization is able to help it compete. The paper considers how learning may help with the development and maintenance of competitive advantage, the concept and application of knowledge management, the way it needs to be applied as well as created, the concept of the learning organizations and the role of mentors in creating and supporting commercial goals through a learning strategy. The bibliography cites 11 sources.

  • Collaborative Group Online Learning Management

    In 10 pages this paper examines an online collaborative learning environment in terms of management pros and cons. There are 8 sources cited in the bibliography.

  • The Management Of Working Capital And The Strategic Potential

    The paper is written as a reflective document, looking at the way the concept of working capital can be studied, and had may be applied to a specific company, in case UK supermarket Tesco. The performance of Tesco is examined using ratio analysis followed by examination of the concept of strategic working capital management. Twenty sources are cited in the bibliography this nine page paper

  • Walt Disney's Strategic Management

    In six pages this paper applies Donaldson's strategic audit and Porter's Five Forces model to a strategic management analysis of Walt Disney. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Military Surface Mail Processing: A Plan for Change

    In a paper of fifteen pages, the author reflects a management plan for change that could assist in improving the surface mail delivery for the military. There are eighteen sources included in this paper.

  • Steve Jobs as an Exemplary Leader

    The life and times of Steve jobs is examined. Leadership style is discussed along with the functions of leadership and management. There are six sources listed in the bibliography of this four page paper.

  • Work Performance Appraisals and HRM

    In eight pages this paper discusses the human resource management issue of work performance appraisals and the impact of teams in a case study that combines both individual and team appraisal approaches. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • PERFORMANCE APPRAISALS, MANAGEMENT AND IMPROVEMENT

    This 5-page paper examines the link between performance appraisals and performance management, while giving steps toward improvement in a corporate setting. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Insect Behavior and Pheromones

    In eleven pages this paper discusses the behavior of insects as it is influenced by pheromones and also includes insect management in the form of pheromones that are produced artificially. Twelve sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Supply Chain Management and RFID Chips

    In a paper of five pages, the writer looks at RFID chips in tracking and shipping operations. Supply chain management stands to receive the most benefits, as outlined in this paper. Paper uses four sources.

  • Christian Teacher and Discipline in the Classroom

    In three pages Ollie Gibbs and Jerry L. Haddock's Classroom Discipline A Management Guide for Christian School Teachers is discussed within the context of student discipline in the Christian classroom. There are no other sources listed.

  • Production Management and Operations' Present and Future Trends

    In ten pages function standardization and the impact of globalization are among the topics considered in an examination of trends in production management and operations' trends both present and future. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Municipal Public Administration

    In six pages various scholarly articles on municipal public administration address such topics as public policy and urban management. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Literature Review of Emergency Preparedness in Puerto Rico

    The writer provides a literature review of possible approaches to emergency preparedness for natural disasters in Puerto Rico. The writer discusses the types of disasters that occur in Puerto Rico and includes recommendations to help encourage the creation of an emergency management program. The paper is fifteen pages long and there are twelve sources listed in the bibliography.

  • NEA and Strategic Planning

    In twelve pages this paper refers to John M. Bryson's Strategic Planning for Public and Non-Profit Organizations and Sharon M. Oster's Strategic Management for Non-Profit Organizations: Theory and Cases in a consideration of strategic planning as it pertains to nonprofit organizations such as the National Endowment for the Arts. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Automotive Industry and Changes in Management

    In eight pages this paper discusses how management changes have led to the automobile industry having to adapt to these changes in a rapid and efficient manner. Four sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Policy and Management of Ecosystems

    In ten pages this report considers public policy, ecosystem management, and the concepts that are associated with them. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • McCann Erickson's Project Implementation and Corporate Culture

    In ten pages the corporate culture concept is defined and examined and then applied to an examination of the McCann Erickson advertising agency where its project implementation and management of corporate culture are considered. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Contemporary Corporate Sector and Social Responsibility

    In eight pages this paper discusses the roles ethics and social responsibility play in corporate management decision making. Nine sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Patients and Diabetes

    In twelve pages diabetes Type 1 and Type 2 are considered in terms of causes, symptoms, disease management, and treatment options that are then applied to a patient that also has diabetic retinopathy as an added complication. Twelve sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • The Purposes And Natures Of Financial Statements And Managerial Reports

    This 3 page paper looks at the role and purposes of financial statement and management account statements or reports, considering who they are designed for and the way that they are used. The paper then considers how financial statements may help with the making of informed decision regarding the firm and how they may reflect ethics. The bibliographic cites 3 sources.

  • Overview Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

    In six pages aAn overview of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy is presented in terms of its history, symptoms, management, and school modifications for students suffering from this usually fatal disease. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Manager's Toolbox Website and Peru's 3rd Sector

    In six pages this paper discusses Peru's 3rd Sector nonprofit organizations and also examines the nonprofit management website, Manager's Toolbox. Three sites are in the bibliography.

  • Health and Poverty/Incidence of Childhood Asthma

    A 5 page research paper that relates the details of literature review search for studies pertaining to the treatment and management of pediatric asthma among low-income young children. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Investment Banking and VAR

    In five pages this paper discusses investment banking in an overview of the management and assessment tool known as value at risk. Six sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Specific Issues Related to Cash Flow at a Small Company

    3 pages and 1 source. This paper provides an overview of the problems in assessing cash flow issues for one small company, called Perform, Inc. this paper provides an overview of the factors influencing their debt management and their cash flow issues.

  • Cost Distribution and Production Costs

    In five pages this management accounting paper discusses how a firm's cost distribution is influence by the relationship between production and costs in a consideration that also includes references to activity based costing, standard costing, variable or marginal costing, and absorption or overhead costing. Seven sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Anger Management and Behavior Modification

    How behavior modification techniques can be employed in the context of an anger management program is discussed. This ten page report addresses many issues inclusive of how behavior therapy can work and provide the least restrictive environment for treating anger. There are nine references included.

  • High School Incorporation of Programs on Anger Management

    In five pages this paper considers a culturally diverse community high school and a proposed anger management program implementation with nursing staff utilization among the topics discussed. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • UK Workplace Absenteeism Management

    In twenty five pages this paper examines the United Kingdom workplace and the increasing problems of absenteeism among employees in a discussion of control, management, methodology, and recommendations are also offered. Twenty three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Problems with Employees

    This 8 page paper looks at a case study supplied by the student and considers why the company is having problems wit the employees including absenteeism and high turnover rates. The situation of the case includes an autocratic owner with no management training and the employees are refused a pay rise when the company is doing well. The bibliography cites 12 sources.

  • Factors One Should Consider When Establishing A Useful Management Accounting Information System

    This 5 page paper considers what factors need to be looked at before a company decides upon, and implements a new management accounting information system. Factors discussed include functionality, current and future information needs, the decision whether to buy or lease and influence and impact on employees. The bibliography cites 5 sources.

  • Rain Forest Protection

    In six pages this paper discusses rain forests in terms of protection and habitat management. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • A Model Analysis of Rent Controlled Properties

    This 6 page paper discusses real property management and the methods of traditional assessment, including easily available statistics such as occupancy rates, average rent per square foot and net operating income among others. The writer provides a model analysis of rent-controlled properties using diagramatic analysis, and esplains actions that are necessary to maximize the return from non-residential rental properties. There are 5 sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Database Management Systems That Are Relational and Object Oriented

    In 5 pages this paper evaluates the merit systems of each system of database management and also considers information retrieval and storage. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Banking Policy Adjustment

    Answering five questions on how a German bank can adapt to changing a US economy and policies are the focus of this six page paper that includes management of new corporate governance SEC rules and other corporate lending deductions and also advocates banks increasing other revenues while reducing costs at the same time. There are three bibliographic sources cited.

  • Performance Management and Incentive Plan Design

    In ten pages a fictitious company needs to design a field management and incentive plan that is both individual and team based and needs to utilize both cash as well as non cash incentives. Four sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Freiberg and Albert on Cooperative Discipline

    In eight pages the differences and similarities between these two cooperative discipline approaches are considered with support for Freiberg's Consistency Management and Cooperative Discipline model expressed. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • IBM Systems and Technology Marketing

    This 8 page paper examines the marketing approach of IBM Systems and Technology, part of IBM, in order to determine whiter or not they are a marketing orientated firm. The paper includes a discussion on the propose of marketing in a modern organization, a SWOT analysis of the marketing, consideration of the B2B model and the use of customer relationship management, the marketing mix and the general marketing strategy. The bibliography cites 8 sources.

  • Capital Budgeting at Entergry Corp

    This 4 page paper examines capital budgeting at Entergry Corp., looking at general capital budgeting issues including risk management, capital requirements, valuation of innovatory and presents a sample NPV calculation. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

  • TQI and Its Implementation at Coca Cola

    The inauguration of the Total Quality Implementation program at the Coca Cola Company is addressed in this essay. The attempt of the company to implement this plan is addressed, centering on customer relations, employees and management.This paper has five pages and five sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Tutorial on Electronic Commerce Quality Management

    In eight pages Dell Computer Company and Amazon.com are discussed in this ecommerce tutorial that considers the importance of quality management with commentary and a literature review included. Eleven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The Importance of Communication Skills in Management

    This paper examines the influence of communication in management, and the impact that proper communication skills can have on a manager's productivity. This six page paper has eight sources in the bibliography.

  • Marketing Management of Singapore's Royal Sporting House

    In ten pages this paper discusses RSH's marketing management as well as proposed Internet and new market expansion. Twelve sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Advertising in the Chinese Market

    A journal article published in Marketing Management titled "Building relationships through advertising," focuses on China and research regarding how the Chinese take to marketing practices. This three page paper examines the article and includes three sources in the bibliography.

  • Candy Store Problem Management

    In three pages this paper examines such leadership theories as leader member, contingency, and situational in a consideration of problem management of three candy store employees. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • UPS Strike of 1997, Labor and Management

    In ten pages this paper examines the relationship between management and labor unions in a consideration of the 1997 United Parcel Service Strike. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Performance Appraisals and Management

    In ten pages this paper discusses 360 Feedback and MBO appraisal models along with two other in a consideration of how management can improve performance by using performance appraisals. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Disposable Hospital Glove Stocking

    In three pages this paper considers management operations of a six hundred bed hospital in terms of disposable latex globe order determinations. There are no sources cited.

  • Diabetes Control: A Review of Literature

    This 9 page paper provides an overview of 8 articles that represent current research in the area of diabetes management and diabetes education. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

  • The Functions of Companies' Human Resource (HR) Departments

    This paper discusses the functions of human resource (HR) departments within companies, as well as the recent trend of outsourcing HR management to other companies. This five page paper has four sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Overview of Information Security Management

    In ten pages this paper discusses information security management in an overview that describes how information leakage or security breaches can be prevented in the computerized workplace. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Shrinking Inventory and Inventory Management Practices

    In fifteen pages this paper considers various practices of inventory management in a consideration of effective and positive inventory shrinkage. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Sports Management Curriculum, Virtual Reality, and Traditional Simulation

    This paper consists of 3 pages and examines virtual reality and traditional simulation technologies and discusses how the sport management curriculum maximizes their effectiveness in the higher learning environment.

  • United Kingdom Workforce Diversity Management

    In twelve pages this paper examines 2 UK companies in a consideration of diversity management in the workplace with the 1976 Race Relations Act last amended in 2003 and the 2000 European Union Race Directive among the topics of discussion. Thirteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Strategy for Emirates Airline

    A 25 page paper discussing Emirates Airline growth and strategy for the future. In 2004, Emirates Air's CEO Maurice Flanagan stated that the airline's order for 90 new, luxury aircraft to be delivered over a period of time extending to 2012 likely would not be sufficient for the airline to meet the demand that its management intended to create by that time. The astounding statement proved to be prophetic. The paper discusses internal and external environments and makes recommendations for the future. Bibliography lists 35 sources.

  • A Systematic Approach To Managing OHS - BSBOHS401B

    This 3 page paper looks at what is meant by a systematic approach to occupational health and safety and how it may be supported through planning and management systems and approaches. The bibliography cites 5 sources.

  • THE DESIGN OF A PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

    This 10-page paper provides an overview of a performance management system design, and what is needed for implementation. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Securities Portfolios in Russian Banks/A Research Proposal

    This research paper offers a study proposal that would investigate the risks inherent in the development and management of securities portfolios in the setting of Russian commercial banks. The writer considers the research methodologies and then designs a proposal based on this information. This five page paper has eleven sources in the bibliography.

  • Banking Finance Questions

    This 7 page paper looks at questions supplied by the student, working out the net interest, net interest margin, net profit, return on assets and return on equity and equity multiplier for a bank. The paper then consider the interest rate exposure and the type of swap needed, capital requirements, the issues between management and regulator and comments on actions the bank should take. The bibliography cites 3 sources.

  • Points on Reward and Performance Measurement

    This short paper is written in three parts giving a brief overview of different elements of a reward and performance management and measurement system. The first section discusses two reasons why rewards are important. The second section considers three elements that may be found in a total rewards package. The third section discusses two potential data sources for performance assessment and measurement. Three sources are cited in the bibliography of this three page paper.

  • Designing a Performance Management System for Southwest Airlines

    A 12 page paper discussing points that could be included in a new performance management system for Southwest Airlines. Celebrating 35 years of continuously profitable operation, there are several points of measure that can benefit the company. Measured entities need to directly contribute to overall performance. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

  • Technology's Impact upon Operations and Production Management

    In five pages this paper discusses operations and production management in an assessment of how each has been affected by technology. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Basic Principles of Production Management

    This paper consists of five pages and provides a production management overview as well as a discussion of its basic principles. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Project Management Control

    This 8 page paper looks at project management control, answering four questions set by the student; how resource scheduling reduce flexibility in managing projects, outlining the risks associated with leveling resources, compressing or crashing projects and imposed duration or 'catch-up' as the project is being implemented, why is it critical to develop a time phased baseline and how WBS differs from the projects network. The bibliography cites 10 sources.

  • Sony's Information Management

    In four pages this paper discusses information management at Sony in a corporate profile and consideration of processes, procedures, hardware, product information, control of inventory, and company wide inventory accounting. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Middle Managers and the Negative Impact of Information Technology Growth

    In ten pages this paper examines the rapid growth of IT and how middle management positions have been adversely affected in terms of the difficulty to successfully fill them. Twelve sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Classroom Return of an Adult Student and the Management of Time

    In six pages this paper discusses how an adult student returning to the classroom can make effective use of time management for homework and class coordination. Thirteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Modifying Youth Behavior in an Anger Management Group Program

    In eight pages an agency's dedication to providing mentally challenged youths with behavioral therapy for their anger issues is discussed in terms of its anger management program's various elements. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Property Investment Decisions

    In five pages property management and its relevant issues are considered pertaining to investment and includes investment term, property type, and comparison of investment returns. Five sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Programs of Managing Stress

    In five pages the ecological paradigm of Broffenbrenner is the emphasis of this stress management program consideration with the social importance of managing stress among the topics discussed. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Fitness Center IT System Design

    In fourteen pages designing an information technology system to adequately meet the needs of a fitness center is considered in terms of system definition, essential needs based upon competitive advantage, design planning, stages of design and management with various approaches discussed. Eight sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Moscow and Chocolate Exportation

    In twelve pages this paper discusses the possibility of exporting chocolate to Moscow in a consideration of the market conditions, supply chain management, and solutions for technological problems along with shipping chocolate recommendations. There are the inclusion of data statistics and one table.

  • SWOT Analysis of GE's Management Control System

    In seven pages this paper provides a SWOT analysis of General Electric's Management Control System. One source is listed in the bibliography.

  • Aviation Management, the FAA, and Y2K Concerns

    In twenty five pages a literature review on the topic of how the Y2K issues could affect aviation industry management. Twenty sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Information Age and Records Management

    In five pages this research paper discusses records management and the effects of technological changes. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Connection Between HRM and Human Resource Development

    In twelve pages this paper discusses the connection between human resource management and human resource developmental programs. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Case Studies In Technology and Management

    This paper addresses five case studies of Smal Camera Technologies, Hewlett Packard, Kitty Hawk, Intel, and Microsoft. The studies are found in the book, Strategic Management of Technology and Innovation. This five page paper has one source listed in the bibliography.

  • Management, Employees, Creativity, and Opportunities for Learning

    In fourteen pages this paper examines whether or not keeping employees motivated and creative is the responsibility of management through the implementation of learning opportunities with theoretical references to Alderfers ERG, McGregor's X and Y theories along with Senge's Learning Organization concept discussed. Nineteen sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Chemical Engineering and Process Control

    In seven pages this paper discusses process control as it relates to chemical engineering with system design and information management among the topics covered. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Automotive Industry and JIT Inventory Management

    In five pages this paper discusses how Japan's Just In Time management system of inventory control could assist an automobile manufacturer with problems of backlog but no inventory in order for completion. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Motivation and Workforce Diversity Management

    In nine pages this paper examines executive information systems and gain sharing in a consideration of various motivation methods in the management of diversity in the workplace. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Project Management and Capital Budgeting

    In a paper consisting of six pages project management is considered in terms of a capital budget and includes the ways in which a capital budget is used and developed as well as its theory and contents. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Profit and Not for Profit Organization Balanced Score Cards

    In a report consisting of ten pages the balanced scorecard tool of management is examined within the contexts of both profit and not for profit organizations with the emphasis upon the balance it seeks to provide. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Customer Relationship Management in the Public Sector

    The writer looks at the way the concept of customer service may be interpreted and applied to government departments and the public sector. The way that a customer may be defined and the way in which improving customer relationship management may be beneficial are discussed. Three sources are cited in this three page paper.

  • Academic Integrity, Student Research Methods, and Study Skills

    In six pages this paper discusses academic integrity, Internet and library research, time management, and the importance of setting and achieving objectives. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Management and the Australian Company Macmillan Distribution Services

    In nine pages this paper examines Macmillan Distribution Services in a consideration of distribution and transportation management, control of inventory, and warehousing significance. Eleven sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Factors in International Finance and Trade Development

    In eight pages the ways in which international finance and trade developed are examined in a discussion of such issues as financial equilibrium, financing for international trade, foreign risk management, and international currency transactions. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Tourism Service Questions

    This 10 page paper answers a series of questions set by the student concerning tourism and hotel management. The paper includes consideration of why service is so important in the tourism, the two dimensions of service, why food and drink sales are so important in hotel and tourism, the circumstances that crated hotel chains such as Hilton, the role of the general manager, the accommodations manager and the sales team and the importance of truthfulness in marketing. The bibliography cites 2 sources.

  • Software Engineering and TQM

    In twelve pages this paper discusses Total Quality Management with regard to software engineering and the importance of quality control with references made to the models of Juran and Crosby and Deming. Eleven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • A Career Path as a Marketing Manager

    Marketing management encompasses a variety of career paths. One of the more interesting is the marketing manager. This fourteen page paper examines the qualifications it takes to secure such a position and the number of jobs that are out there. A SWOT analysis completes the paper. Seven sources are cited.

  • RFID, Forecasting, Collaborative Planning, and Factory Gate Prices

    In seven pages this paper examines the environment, supply chain management, and marketing as each is affected by RFID, forecasting replenishment, collaborative planning, and factory gate prices. Six sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Nursing, Diabetes, and 3 Research Articles

    In this paper consisting of 5 pages a trio of diabetes mellitus studies conducted by nurse researchers are discussed with synopses supporting the importance of intervention and continued research in order to more efficiently improve diabetes self-management . There are 3 bibliographic sources cited.

  • Overview of the Canis Lupus Species

    In six pages the gray would is the focus of this overview that includes its habitat, ecology, behavior, and ecosystem management issues. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Masaaki Imai's Gemba Kaizen A Commonsense, Low-Cost Approach to Management

    In three pages this text is reviewed in terms of its time management and lean manufacturing implications. Three sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Automotive Industry and Management Theory's Evolution

    In ten pages this paper discusses commercial environmental changes and how they have impacted the automotive industry and influenced the evolution of management theory with Ford, GM's Alfred Sloan, and Japanese automakers among the topics examined. Seven sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Museum and Community Arts Center Governance and Effectiveness Enhancement

    In three pages the ways in which the effectiveness and overall governance of a museum and community arts center can be achieved are examined with a consideration of such topics as an Executive Director's management techniques and style of leadership, a Board of Directors' purpose, and a strategic plan. One source is cited in the bibliography.

  • The LA Housing Market and Accelerating Decisions

    In a paper consisting of twenty four pages the demographic changes in the Los Angeles housing market along with implications of delays in administrative project management as they relate to project costs are discussed as the median new house price balloons to more than $200,000 which is far more than average working class and middle class families can afford. 'Big Dig' in Boston is cited as an example of total cost administrative delay consequences. There are nineteen bibliographic sources cited.

  • Production and Liability

    In seven pages this paper discusses twenty first century organization in a consideration in a consideration of operations and production management and the impact of sentencing guidelines, federal fines, and strict liability. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Software Quality and Systems Development

    In seven pages this paper discusses Total Quality Management and other systems developmental approaches in a consideration of the importance of software quality. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Hospitality Industry and HRM

    In twenty one pages human resource management issues as the pertain to the hotel industry are considered in a hotel chain case study that considers HRM's 4 primary functions and how each is practiced along with functional improvement recommendations. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography and there is also the inclusion of one table.

  • Stress of College Students

    In five pages college students and the stress they endure are examined in terms of the responsibility of the administration to promote an environment conducive to nurturing and campus stress management. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Corporate Management, Personal Perspectives, and Personality

    In five pages this paper discusses management problems in a consideration of styles, theories, personality types and perspectives. One source is cited in the bibliography.

  • Managing Stress in the Critical Incident

    Stress is a major problem for first responders during and after critical incidents. This paper discusses the importance of critical incident stress management, even if the responder does not feel the need at first. Includes intervention and health problems. This paper has seven pages and four sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Information on Managing a Portfolio

    In six pages this paper discusses how successful portfolio management can be undertaken. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Learning Organizations and The Fifth Discipline by Peter Senge

    In nine pages this research paper analyzes the author's discussion of continuous learning to achieve improvement with the management model's major points examined. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Substance Abuse Agency and Management Theory

    In eight pages the Helen Ross McNabb Center for substance abuse treatment is examined in terms of how a government agency is influenced by private sector market forces in a consideration of management theory. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Employee Benefits Package Sample

    In eight pages this paper presents a management and nonmanagement employee benefits package in a sample that includes employee distinctions, benefit descriptions, and the reasons organizations should present attractive benefits packages. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Reducing Green House Gas Emissions in Irish Dairy Farming

    There is little doubt that green house gases need to be reduced. This 15 page paper summarizes an article that assesses the potential of different dairy herd management systems to reduce the direct and indirect green house gas emissions. The reseach also looked at the impact on profit levels. The paper summarises the findings of the reseach and then offers a neutral opinion on the reseach. The bibliography cites 1 source.

  • Commercial Banking Loan and Guarantee Facilities and Credit Risk Management

    This 6 page paper is a research project or dissertation proposal to examine the way in which loan and guarantee facilities are managed in terms of their risk. The aim of the project is to identify the best risk management practices and adjust existing models where necessary. The proposal includes the aims and objectives, a brief literary review, methodology, required resources and a short research plan. The bibliography cites 12 sources.

  • Anger Management

    In five pages various coping strategies are discussed within the context of anger management with supporting evidence provided by theorists and authors. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Currency Risk Management at McDonald's

    A 5 page paper discussing McDonald's approach to currency risk management for its international operations. McDonald's finances in local currencies, hedges some cash flows and purchases supplies in local currency. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

  • Paradigms of Radical Humanism and Radical Structuralism

    In ten pages these radical paradigms are defined, compared, and then considered within the context of the market view, Theory X and Theory Y, and McGregor's management theories. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Bridgewater Castings and Strategic Decision Making

    In seven pages Bridgewater Castings cast iron wood burning stove manufacturer is the focus of 7 questions involving strategic decision making and management accounting. One source is cited in the bibliography.

  • Volunteer Program Success and Staffing

    In four pages this paper discusses a 6 step management program for volunteer staffing and also examines the contents of Susan J. Ellis' Staffing the Volunteer Program Success. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Information Technology Security, Web Services and Database Management Systems

    This 14 page paper is written in three parts. Each part of the paper looks at a different type of technology, outlining the purpose and the motivation for it's' existence, how it functions, how it is used by organizations, the market and the way it may evolve in the future. The technologies discussed include information technology security, focusing on cryptography, web services and database management systems. The bibliography cites 15 sources.

  • Warehouse Management; Frazelle’s 5 Dimensions

    This 4 page paper examines the concept and management of a potential warehouse using Frazelle’s 5 dimensions model where the five dimensions are profile, benchmarking, innovation, automation and humanize. The bibliography cites 12 sources.

  • Transformational Leadership/Nurse Retention

    A 15 page research paper that offers a literature review that focuses on defining the concept of transformational leadership and, in so doing, also focuses on discerning what empirical studies reveal about hospital management's effectiveness at educating staff on the benefits of the transformational leadership paradigm. Bibliography lists 14 sources.

  • Strategies of Gerber Products Company

    In four pages this paper examines Gerber's various strategies regarding management and baby food products. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Overview of Landfill Management

    In three pages landfill management is discussed in a consideration of trash storage types, what government regulations need to be followed, and public acceptance importance regarding this process. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Mobile Printer Product Management Plan

    In eighteen pages this paper discusses a mobile printer that can be used with both laptop and handheld computers in this product management plan overview. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Management Styles of Workers of Differing Ages

    The writer examines the management styles of both so-called Gen Xers and Boomers, and how the older style needs to change to incorporate the younger workers. The paper is ten pages long and there are ten sources listed in the bibliography.

  • PLANNING AND CONTROLING THE SUPPLY CHAIN -- MOTOROLA

    This 7-page paper discusses supply chain management and planning, using Motorola Inc.'s CGIS division as an example. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Conflict Management - Hypothetical Case Study

    A 7 page paper that begins with a scenario of a conflict in a hypothetical work team. This is a situation where there are negative behaviors and underlying tension and conflict rather than a two-sided or other type of conflict. The paper draws on the ideas of Kenneth Cloke and Joan Goldsmith's book, Resolving Conflicts at Work. The writer also comments on different approaches to conflict management. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • Medical Coding

    This 5 page paper responds to different questions, most of which involve medical coding beginning with the constructs that affect medical coding. Other topics include cost shifting, time studies, case mix management, implementing electronic medical records and ethical lapses of two physicians discussing a patient while riding in an elevator. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Richard Daft's Management Concepts and the Life Cycle Theory

    In seven pages life cycles of products are discussed with an example of the Ford Mustang automobile with the life cycle theory along with the management concepts of Richard Daft applied. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Historical and Economic Effects of Lean Manufacturing

    This paper addresses the concept of lean manufacturing as it relates to other manufacturing concepts such as the Just in Time (JIT) and Total Quality Management (TQM) concepts. This five page paper has five sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Southwest Airlines Report Analysis of Investment, Valuation, and Capital Structure

    In a paper consisting of nine pages Southwest Airlines is examined in terms of its history, capital structure, corporate culture, management style, and financials as a way of conducting an analysis that will be complete in terms of valuation, investment, and capital structure. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Management, Women, and 'the Glass Ceiling'

    In five pages this paper discusses the corporate management level, the promotion of women and 'the glass ceiling.' Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Global Setting and Strategic Brand Management

    In sixteen pages this paper discusses how corporations such as Gillette, Proctor and Gamble, Reebok, and Nike can maximize their returns and values through strategic management on a global scale. Seventeen sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Kaizen Style of Management

    In five pages a Critikon case study is featured in this overview of the Japanese style of management known as kaizen. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Plastics Industry and Quality Control

    In eight pages this paper discusses Total Quality Management within the context of the plastics industry with quality control being the primary focus. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Self Learning and Organizational Learning

    In fourteen pages this paper discusses Senge's learning organization in an application of an actual corporate scenario in which self learning benefits both the organization and management. Ten sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Success of Marriott's Marketing Strategies and the Management Descriptions of Philip Kotler

    In sixteen pages this paper examines Marriott's post 1985 marketing management in a consideration of strategies that emphasizes customer satisfaction in a consideration of the marketing method described by Philip Kotler. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Survey Questions on Corporate Governance

    In six pages questions along with their rationale are considered as they relate to corporate governance in an examination of how changes in standards influence the perceptions and behavior of financial management and the effects of corporate governance. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Turnover of Employees and Contribution of Management

    In three pages this paper examines behavioral and classical management schools in a consideration of which would most effectively address the problem of employee turnover. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Issues of Emergency Response Disaster Management

    In twenty pages disaster management and emergency response issues are discussed. There is a Power Point presentation of sixteen slides available and eleven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Task Management Monitoring and Standards

    In twelve pages this paper discusses the corporate management of task in a consideration of the significance of monitoring performance and establishing standards with a balanced scorecard monitoring system among the topics examined. Eleven sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Risk Management and Construction Information Sharing on the Internet

    In ten pages this paper discusses the importance of information sharing on the WWW in the construction industry in this risk management overview. Seventeen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Urban Solid Waste in the Year 2050

    In six pages this paper examines urban solid waste and the waste management progress that commences within a nearly fifty year period prior to 2050. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Ideal Inventory Control for a Manufacturing Business; Economic Order Quantity

    This 20 page paper is an examination of the Economic Order Quantity (EOQ) system of inventory control. This system seeks to optimize the use of resources by deterring the most appropriate levels of stock ordering to minimise holding and order costs. The paper considers why this is a good system of stock control, how it works, whether it works with or contradicts just in time (JIT) inventory management and gives an example of its use. The bibliography cites 8 sources.

  • Comparing Special Education Teachers with Teachers in a Regular Classroom

    In six pages this paper contrasts and compares the two types of educators in terms of teaching methods, class size, subjects taught and classroom management with supportive thesis examples and quotes. There are three bibliographic sources cited.

  • How Decisions Are Made

    In eight pages this paper examines decision support systems, management support systems and their role in the decision making process and also considers Simon's and other strategic model approaches. Eight sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Sales Management and Sales

    In seven pages this paper evaluates how outcomes can be positively influenced through sales training, sales psychology, and sales management. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Compensation and Employees of the El Dorado Company

    In three pages this canoe manufacturer is discussed in a case study that examines the company's employee retention and compensation and includes issues such as salaried employees and management rewards, collection of data, and nonfinancial compensation.

  • Leveraging Resources; The Retail Environment

    This 3 page paper looks at management issues concerning the use of resources by a retail firm. The paper answers 4 questions, considering whether retail firms have access to, or can obtain the resources it needs to be successful, the importance of clear directions and incentives, the importance of the supporting structure and whether the creativity of the employees is fully leveraged. The bibliography cites 2 sources.

  • The Value of Diversity

    This 4 page paper looks at cultural diversity in the work place and considers if and how embracing cultural diversity can ad value to a firm. The paper looks at the cists and benefits and examines examples of value added by diversity management. The bibliography cites 6 sources.

  • Return on Quality

    This 4 page paper looks at the way investment in quality can have the potential for a positive return on investment. A range of investment types are discussed including investment in the quality of customer relationship management to improve customer loyalty, investment in training staff, investment in systems and investment in equipment. The paper also considers the consequences of failing to invest. The bibliography cites 6 sources.

  • The Use of Databases in a Typical Organization

    This 5 page paper starts by defining what is meant by a database and a database management system. The paper then looks at how a database is used in a typical organization; the example discussed has an Oracle database system. The way it is used and managed is outlined. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

  • Successful Project Teams

    This 3 page paper looks at what is meant by a successful project team, the benefits and costs associated with successful project teams and what it takes for the team to be successful, including the support from management and the balancing of conflicting pressures by the team leader.

  • Job Satisfaction And Communication

    This 11 page paper is comprised of these sections: problem statement, definitions of communication, employee satisfaction and 360-degree feedback approach, job satisfaction trends. Discussions focus on employee satisfaction, management communication and the 360 feedback model. A generic satisfaction survey is included. 1 Table is included. Bibliography lists 12 sources.

  • Retail and Supply Chain Management

    In ten pages this paper examines the retail industry in a consideration of supply chain management with such concepts as value chain, cross docking, CMI, VMI, and ECR discussed. Fifteen sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • ITC eChopaul Case Study

    This 8 page paper looks at a case study provided by the student where ICT Ltd introduce a system called ‘eChopaul’ in order to create value in the supply chain for for soybeans in India. The writer answers four questions. The questions look at the objectives of the eChopaul system, the principles if supply chain management are seen, how it adds value and whether or not all parties to the transaction under the older system can still be ‘winners’ with the new system. The bibliography cites 2 sources.

  • Philosophy of Healthcare Management

    A 3 page essay that discusses the writer’s personal philosophy regarding healthcare management. No bibliography is offered.

  • The Concept and Tools of Corporate Finance

    The writer outlines the concept and goals of corporate finance and then looks at some tools and approaches that are used in corporate finance management. Three sources are cited in the bibliography of this three page paper.

  • Cai Lan Oils and Fats Industries and Organizational Change

    In ten pages this paper discusses organizational management theory in a consideration of Cai Lans Oils and Fats Industries and how their future challenges can be met. Eleven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Technology/Hospitality Industry

    A 4 page research paper that discusses the many uses of technology in today's hospitality industry. Technology has changed the way in which the hospitality industry operates. It has gone from pen-and-paper accounting to utilization of the latest computer and automated technology. The writer discusses property management systems and other innovations. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Current Thinking and Management Issues Regarding Corporate Governance

    In a paper consisting of twenty seven pages the state of corporate governance in light of the Enron scandal is considered in terms of lack of corporate board accountability to shareholders along with various management issues regarding improving corporate governance. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • ADHD: Causes, Behaviors, Strategies

    A 7 page research paper on ADHD. This examination of literature pertaining to ADHD, first of all, discusses the causes, symptoms, and behaviors that are associated with this disorder, but then concentrates on teaching strategies that have been formulated to address the management of ADHD in the classroom. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Managing Stress

    In ten pages this paper examines stress and stress management in terms of how cumulative stress can be prevented. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Organizational Data Collection and Knowledge Management

    In ten pages this paper discusses the organizational management of knowledge in an examination that includes various information technology capacities and data mining and warehousing. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • The UK Government's Draft of 'A Way With Waste'

    In this paper consisting of six pages a reduction of ion waste is examined with the writer pondering how this policy change will impact upon waste management companies in terms of structure and operations. There are four bibliographic sources listed.

  • ISO 14000 and Environmental Auditing

    In eight pages ISO 14001 requirements are examined in an introduction to the new and comprehensive ISO 14000 series as part of the corporate sphere's Environmental Management Systems process of auditing. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Management Tool of Handwriting Analysis

    In seven pages handwriting analysis as a tool of management is examined in terms of its characteristics, weaknesses, and motivations. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • CRM IMPLEMENTATION AND ITS IMPORTANCE

    This 10-page paper examines the concept of customer relationship management (CRM) through a case study concerning Evergreen Investments. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Human Needs, Human Resources, and Human Resource Management

    In ten pages this paper discusses the importance of human resource management in order to successfully manage human resources while satisfying that human needs are being met. Twelve sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Errant Professional Athletes and Image Enhancement

    In ten pages this paper considers how crisis management can be successfully undertaken by professional sports teams with examples of Ray Lewis of the Baltimore Ravens and Rae Carruth of the Carolina Panthers featured. Thirteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Property Management and Database Design

    In thirty one pages a small real estate management company and the database design that would best meet its needs are considered with SQL based distributed software recommended in this instance. Twenty six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Coca Cola and Employee Performance Management

    In fourteen pages this paper examines Coca Cola in an assessment of its employee performance management. Ten sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Case Study on Staff Turnover Reduction

    In seven pages this student submitted case study considers how management can reduce a company's high rate of employee turnover through various theoretical, motivation, and retention approaches. Six sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Coca-Cola Production Costs

    A 4 page paper answering several production costs questions and using Coca-Cola as the reference company. Questions address production costs; supply chain management; and the production possibility frontier. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

  • Kolb and Managing Anger

    In a paper consisting of eight pages Kolb's experimental learning model is first explained and then after discussing anger and its coping strategies the four elements of Kolb's model are incorporated into the discussion in hopes of achieving greater understanding of anger management through communication and strategies. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • CC vs. Med-Surg Units/Job Satisfaction

    A 6 page research paper that investigates the differences in nursing job satisfaction between critical and med-surg units. Within the framework of a research project, the writer hypothesizes that as there are different working conditions in these units, such as patient-to-nurse ratios and management styles, there are also differences in nursing job satisfaction. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

  • Workplace Absenteeism Management

    In thirty eight pages UK workplace absenteeism and the management problems it presents are analyzed. Twenty nine sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Should A Company Undertake Loss Management If They Have Insurance?

    This 14 page paper discusses the statement "As an organisation we pay a lot of money on insurance. There is therefore no need for us to invest time and resources in other methods of loss management." The paper discusses this looking at what losses insurance can cover, alternatives to insurance, the need for a cost benefit analysis, responsibility and the influence of asymmetrical information and moral hazard. The bibliography cites 10 sources.

  • Lowell System

    A 5 page research paper that reports on the Lowell System and its significance to early industrialization in the US. The Lowell System refers to a “method of factory management” that developed in regards to the operation of the United States’ first textile mills, which were built in Waltham and Lowell, Massachusetts in the early part of the nineteenth century (Foner and Garraty, 1991). Specifically, the Lowell System refers to the practice of recruiting and employing young women from local farms as the mill’s employees. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Lung Cancer in Men and Pain Management Through Narcotics

    In twelve pages a hypothetical research study is proposed to study men with lung cancer in order to evaluate narcotic pain management effectiveness with a literature review and pain opioid medication administration included. Twelve sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Financial Issues; Market Efficiency, Sources of Capital and Dividend

    This 12 page paper looks at three different financial issues that are important for management to understand. The first issue is the assessment and concept of efficiency in capital market, looking at Efficient Market Hypothesis. The second issue considers potential sources of capital and the advantages and the disadvantages associated with each source. The last section considers the role and importance of dividends. The bibliography cites 15 sources.

  • Strategic Human Resource Development

    This 30 page paper looks at what is meant by Strategic Human Resource Development (SHRD), how it differences from human resource development (HRD) and how firms using SHRD may be identified and separated from those who do not. The paper then examines the well known company Coca-Cola in order asses to what extent this company embraces SHRD. The last part of the paper considers the way in which Coca-Cola could change in order to take a more strategic approach to human resource development and human resource management. The bibliography cites 21 sources.

  • Competitive Advantage and Value Creation

    Value creation for competitive advantage maintenance is discussed in a paper consisting of fourteen pages with a presentation of value formula, value migration, value creation, and customer value management. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography with the inclusion of one table.

  • Costs and Risks in Project Management

    In a paper of three pages, the writer looks at cost and risk analysis in project management. Building upon a previously constructed hypothetical project model, risks and cost calculation techniques are explored. Paper uses three sources.

  • Manulife; BCG Matrix Analysis

    This 11 page paper uses the Boston Consulting Group Matrix (BCG Matrix) to examined the international insurance and financial management company Maulife, looking at the way the matrix can be used and for Manulife. The bibliography cites 8 sources.

  • Project Management Leadership

    In six pages this paper considers project management and strategic and technical requirements within the context of the observation 'Project managers are expected to be leaders,[but] the truth is that everyone on a project team can and should demonstrate leadership skills as appropriate to the project's needs. As project professionals, we must continually enhance our people skills and leadership ability.' Ten sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • A Comparison of JIT and Lean Manufacturing

    This 3 page paper examines Just in Time management techniques. JIT is potentially cost effective but it does have problems. These are highlighted and JIT is compared with lean manufacturing. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • IBM Proposal for a Knowledge Management Program

    This 44 page paper examines IBM. The paper provides an in-depth analysis of the company, its history and operations in order to identify potential areas of improvement within the knowledge management of the firm. The paper starts with a proposal for the study and then undertakes the study which puts forward the idea of a knowledge database to be used by the after sales engineers. A work breakdown and schedule is also provided. The bibliography cites 9 sources.

  • Issues Concerning Leadership

    In this 5 page paper, the author discusses and comments on: transformational leadership, charismatic leadership, management versus leadership, servant leadership, formal and informal authority, ethical decision making and a personal theory of leadership. Bibliography lists 11 sources.

  • Conflict Styles At Workplace

    A 3 page paper that discusses conflict management styles, which styles exist in the writer's workplace and which style the writer prefers. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • The Importance of Brand Loyalty

    The writer discusses various aspects of brand loyalty, including how to create it. The writer also describes brand value and equity, and the management of the brand asset. The paper is six pages long and there are five sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Analysis of an Article on Branding

    The writer critiques the article Brands, Brand Management & The Brand Manager System by Low and Fullerton. The paper is four pages long and there is one source listed in the bibliography.

  • Managing a Company's Branding

    The writer discusses the importance of correct brand management by the company and the customer sales representative. If the company fails to understand how to manage its brand properly, it cannot help its sales rep deal effectively with customers. The writer provides examples of material that should be provided by the company for use by its sales force. The paper is seven pages long and there are seven sources listed in the bibliography.

  • Knowledge Management and Learning in Low Cost Airlines

    Using two low cost airlines as examples; EasyJet and RyanAir, this paper assesses the way that knowledge management is already utilized within the industry and considers the way the concept of the learning organization may help the firms to deal with difficult trading conditions. The bibliography of this three page paper cites five sources.

  • GE CEO Jack Welch and Lessons Learned from His Autobiography

    This paper examines the corporate leadership climb of Jack Welch and the management techniques his autobiography provides with comparisons made between his GE leadership and that of H. Lee Scott Jr., CEO of Wal Mart in six pages. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Learning Organizations' Functions of Management

    In six page pages this paper examines management's 4 major functions of controlling, leading, organizing, and planning, within the context of a learning organization and how each can be effectively applied. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Efficacy of Learning Teams

    This paper addresses the efficacy of learning teams in terms of conflict management and problem solving. This seven page paper has three sources in the bibliography.

  • Organizational Learning and Knowledge Management According to Drucker

    In six pages the enhancement of organizational learning through knowledge management is examined through Drucker's perspectives. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Corporations and Learning Organizations

    In sixteen pages Shell, Boeing, and Visa are considered within the context of the statement 'The learning organization is the Loch Ness monster of modern management much discussed and sought after but very rarely seen.' Seventeen sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING IN ORGANIZATIONS

    This 3-page paper examines the concept of management accounting and explains its role in organizations. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • Book Review; the Fundamentals of Production Planning and Control by Stephen Chapman

    This 6 page paper is a book review on Stephen Chapman's book "The Fundamentals of Production Planning and Control", looking at the approach and contents of the book summarizing the main contents of the book and assessing his usefulness to operations management managers and students. The bibliography cites 3 sources.

  • Two Responses to Disaster

    This research paper, first of all, describes the characteristics of the Disaster Management Cycle and the Disaster-Development Continuum. Then, the writer presents a personal opinion that favors the second option as the most effective choice. Three pages in length, five sources are cited.

  • Supply Chain Risk Management via Intelligent Agents

    In a paper of three pages, the writer explores intelligent agents. The usefulness of intelligent agents in supply chain risk management is investigated. Paper uses five sources.

  • Continuing Professional Development - Value in Flexibility

    In a paper of four pages, the writer looks at continuing professional development. The value of professional development models are explored in the context of HR management. Paper uses three sources.

  • Leadership Theories

    Leadership has been subject to a great deal of study over the years. The writer looks at the way in which leadership theories have emerged and evolved. The paper starts by considering the differences between leadership and management before looking at different concepts and theories which help to explain what may be required for a leader to become a good leader or explain why some ole become great leaders. Seventeen sources are cited in the bibliography of this twelve page paper.

  • Career Planning

    In a paper of four pages, the writer looks at career management. The hypothetical case of developing a strategy to become a health care manager is used. Paper uses three sources.

  • Transportation and Logistical Management

    The role of transportation within the commercial environment is essential. Goods need to be moved between the different stages of the supply chain, the paper looks at how logistics management will use transportation and the issues that impact on the practical decisions. Influences that are present are also discussed, including economic and environmental influences. Six sources are cited in the bibliography of this four page paper.

  • The Value of Customer Relationship Management for Web Based Retail Operations

    The writer proposes the implementation of a customer relationship management system (CRM), for a firm providing retail operations through the Internet. The potential benefits of CRM considered in the context of the value chain, required supporting technology infrastructure, implementation and consideration on the way in which the change should be implemented. Eleven sources are cited in the bibliography this sixteen page paper.

  • Amazon.com and the Kindle Fire

    In 2011 Amazon launched their first tablet PC known as the Kindle Fire. The writer looks at how and why this was developed. The paper starts by considering the company and reviewing the product and then looks at the development from a project development perspective. The paper ends by discussing potential improvement to future project management at Amazon. Seventeen sources are cited in the bibliography of this fifteen page paper.

  • Banks, Risk Measurement and Risk Management

    In twenty two pages this paper discusses models including maturity, repricing, and duration in a consideration of the banking industry's management of risk with the Basel Accords II changes and Barings Bank also examined. Twenty three sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Information Technology Portfolio Management

    In five pages this paper discusses IT portfolio management in a consideration of projects and cost issues. Six sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Wall Street Theories Considered in A Random Walk by Burton Malkiel

    In this review consisting of eight pages a summary of each of the text's four parts as well as a discussion of the investment theories supportive of the Modern Portfolio Management are discussed.

  • Managing In An Inclusive Environment: Diversity

    This 3 page paper considers the issues of creating and managing an inclusive environment in the context of managing diversity. The paper considers what an organization that values diversity needs to consider and address in order to manage and balance issues related to facets of diversity. The paper looks at an example of good diversity management. The bibliography cites 5 sources.

  • Global Financial Risk Management

    In twenty pages this paper discusses hedging and other tools associated with the management of international financial risks. Fifteen sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Department Of Homeland Security

    An 8 page paper. This paper provides an overview of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The paper discusses the purpose of the Department, its goals and its budget. The paper also comments on fiscal regionalism, globalization, cutback and surplus management, foreign trade zones and funding to other governments, such as state governments. Bibliography lists 15 sources.

  • Approaches to Property Portfolio Management

    This 9 page paper looks at the different approaches that a fund management for an investment portfolio manager may adopt where the investments are 100% in property. The general investment approaches of passive, active and post modern portfolio manager are considered along with their viability for a property fund manager. The bibliography cites 7 sources.

  • CAREER MANAGEMENT -- EMPLOYEES

    This 3-page paper provides an overview of how a career management plan for employees might appear. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

  • A Comparative Analysis Of Saudi Arabia And US Banks Before And After The 2008 Crisis

    This 22 page paper looks at the banks and banking system of the US and Saudi Arabia, to examine the similarities and the differences. The paper starts by looking at the banking environment inn general including issues such as bank management, supervision, and social and economic condition. The paper then goes on to assess the assets and liabilities in the banking sector before and after June 2008, looking at the similarities and differences. The bibliography cites 16 sources.

  • Apple and Dell, Supply Chain Management

    This 12 page paper looks at the supply chain of Apple Inc., focusing on the computers and the physical supply chain and compares it with Dell Inc. The paper gives some background to the companies and then looks at the way the supply chain operates upstream and the type of suppliers that are used as well as the management of the downstream supply chain. The bibliography cites 11 sources.

  • Final - Organizational Leadership

    An 8 page paper that responds to three issues about leadership. The paper discusses the importance of leadership in change management and includes comments about resistance; the centrality of ethics in leadership reminding the reader of the consequences of unethical behaviors and discusses resistance; and the writer's leadership philosophy, which is meant to demonstrate the application of a personal leadership perspective. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

  • Management at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

    This 4 page paper examines the management practices of this organization. Historical data is provided. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • INTERCLEAN, PERFORMANCE AND CAREER MANAGEMENT

    Focuses on career and performance management for employees at InterClean. There are 3 sources listed in the bibliography of this 5-page paper.

  • Managing Risk

    Risk needs to be managed in both private and the public sector organizations. The writer first defines risk and different types of risk and then considers the risk assessment and management tools in private and public sector organizations. Ten sources are cited in this nine page paper.

  • Financial Education in Australian Schools

    It is increasingly recognized that school age children should be taught financial management skills. Australia has adopted a strategy to improve financial literacy through education. The writer looks a the way that this can be achieved in schools with the provision of educational programs and support by a number of commercial and non commercial organizations. Seven sources are cited in this five page paper.

  • Successful Project Management

    Using the example of a social healthcare project the writer looks at the components that will be present in a successful project, including consulting stakeholders, involving users, the potential areas of failure and the use of a project management framework and supportive software. Ten sources are cited in this eight page paper.

  • Relationship of Ethics and Management Functions

    This three page paper reports the fact that ethical companies are more successful than unethical companies. How ethics and social responsibility are involved in the four functions of management is discussed. Enron is used as an example of doing things wrong. Three sources are cited on the bibliography page.

  • Important Issues in Project Management

    This 14 page paper looks at a number of concepts or models that would aid a student studying project management and would be useful when creating a project plan including the role and tasks of a project manager, critical success factors and project lifecycle models. The paper is presented as a research proposal. The bibliography cites 15 sources.

  • Managing the Supply Chain in the Retail Grocery sector

    In this twenty-two page paper, the author explains what a supply chain is and the components of supply chain management and the factors that affect the grocery industry. The emphasis is on retail grocery companies. Major retail grocery chains in the U.S., the U.K. and Europe are discussed in terms of their supply chains. Twenty-five sources are cited.

  • The Importance of Governance in Projects

    The role of governance in projects is examined, defining project governance and examining potential influences, before assessing why it is important enough to be included in project management frameworks and then assess four different projects which all had some form of project governance failing. Twenty sources are cited in the bibliography of this sixteen page paper.

  • Applying Grid Group Paradigm to Public Sector Management

    This 17 page paper (including a 9 page PowerPoint presentation) looks at grid group theory, outlines the paradigm and applies it to the area of public sector management. The bibliography cites 4 sources.

  • AUTO MANUFACTURING AND DATABAASE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS

    Focuses on Subaru of America's transportation management system and how it operates. There is 1 source listed in the bibliography of this 3-page paper.

  • The Control and Management of Inflation

    Inflation is generally seen as a negative influence on an economy. The writer looks at the definition of inflation, the causes and symptoms and then considers the policies which can be used by governments when they are trying to reduce or control inflation. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography of the seven page paper.

  • HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT OUTLINE

    Proposes an outline discussing job analysis and its importance to HRM. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

  • The Use of Customer Relationship Management in High End Fashion

    The fashion industry is highly competitive and gaining customer loyalty can be a challenge. The writer looks at the luxury end of the fashion market and considers the way that some of the high end fashion houses manage their relationship with their customers, looking at both the haute couture and prêt-a-porter markets. Fifteen sources are cited in this fourteen page paper.

  • PEPPER CONSTRUCTION GROUP: IMPROVEMENT IN OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY MANAGEMENT

    Analyzes Pepper Construction's safety program. There are 5 sources listed in the bibliography of this 7-page paper.

  • Innovation and the Challenges of Management

    In five pages this paper discusses how HRM professionals can foster creativity and innovation in the workplace in a consideration of programs and policies. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Information Systems Management and Expert Systems

    In ten pages IS technologies are examined in a discussion that supports expert systems' application. Seven sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Human Resource Management, High Road, and Low Road

    In three pages three student posed questions are answered involving the definition of HRM concepts high and low road, then examining a UAE application of them, and finally a UAE government department application. Three sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • UPS' 1997 Labor Strike and Management Lessons Learned

    In eight pages this paper examines the lessons learned from the labor standoff involving the UPS Corporation and the Teamsters Union. Ten sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Chage Management and Diversity

    In thirteen pages diversity with the emphasis upon the UK is discussed in terms of how to implement diversity in the workplace through strategic planning. Fourteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Information Management and Hotels

    In ten pages a fictional hotel's strategies are featured in this discussion of the hotel industry and its various uses and applications of information technology. Three sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Functions of Human Resources Management

    In three pages this paper examines how 6 human resources departmental functions should be utilized to maximize agency efficiency.

  • NYC's Flexible Pavement Management Problems

    In five pages this paper discusses New York City's flexible pavement problems with various suggestions offered. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Gretchen Fox And Fox Relocation Management Corp

    A 5 page paper that presents a profile of the company and of its founder. The essay discusses the company's growth and success and its strengths, which include a collaborative culture. The writer comments that weaknesses, if any, are not apparent and ends with comments about the company's future. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

  • Operations Management; Recruitment Process

    This 7 page paper considers the recruitment process. The paper starts with some background on a company, McDonalds, is chosen as an example, then looks at an idea recruitment processes that can be used as a benchmark, produces a flow chart for the observed process and then suggests ways it may be monitored and improved. The bibliography cites 3 sources.

  • Time Management: Scheduling Time

    This 3 page paper discusses ways to manage time, and gives suggestions for ways a busy student can handle all his tasks in the time he has. Bibliography lists 1 source.

  • Aviation Industry's Air and Noise Pollution Management

    In five pages this paper examines what the aviation industry is doing to combat the problems of air and noise pollution. Five sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Disease and Pain Management Through the Holistic Approach of Yoga

    In twelve pages this paper examines managing pain and disease holistically through yoga. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Increasing Retention of Employees Management Style Research

    In four pages research proposal focuses upon a qualitative research study on managerial style and characteristics preferences of employees that can go a long way toward improving corporate employee retention. Four sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Technology In The Management Of Distribution Companies

    Technology has revolutionized the way in which distribution companies are able to operate. This 4 page paper looks at the way in which some aspects of technology are currently impacting on the distribution and logistics industry, considering the benefits and difficulties of a present, and considers how they may develop in the future. The technology discussed includes logistics software, satellite navigation systems and radio frequency identification (RFID). The bibliography cites to sources.

  • Responsibilities of the Security Manager with Regard to Understanding Financial Management and Accounting

    This 3 page paper discusses why it’s important to have a Security Manager who understands something about finance and accounting, and what they might mean to internal and external threats to the company. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • DATABASE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS AND SECURITY COMPARISONS

    This 7-page paper compares object oriented database systems, relation oriented database systems and object-relation database systems, and determines security and other features of each. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • The Need for a New Management Information System

    This 8 page paper looks at a fictitious retail company and a single process which needs improvement. The example is a retail store and the way details regarding customers are taken when sales are made and tied up with financing documents. The paper looks at the culture and systems of the firm, what is needed in terms of software and hardware, conceptual design outline, a short factor evaluation, risk and benefit assessment and plan maintenance. The bibliography cites 5 sources.

  • Some Barriers to Effective Implementation of a Safety Management System within an Airline Environment

    There are many pressures for constant change and implementation of new safety procedures in the airline industry. This 8 page paper looks at some of the barriers, including barriers at national level and the ICAO and the internal organizational barriers to change. The bibliography cites 5 sources.

  • Russell Corporation's Information Management

    In eight pages the Russell sportswear corporation is examined in a consideration of how it manages its systems of information technology to its best strategic and competitive marketing advantage. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Review of Vernon F. Jones and Louise S. Jones's Comprehensive Classroom Management

    In five pages this text is reviewed in a content consideration of each chapter with the emphasis on addressing and preventing the problems that arise in a chaotic contemporary classroom environment. There are no other sources cited.

  • Portfolio Management and Mutual Funds

    In fifteen pages this paper considers the duties of a fund manager through the creation of a mock mutual fund with the selection of several stocks and risk assessments through the uses of beta coefficients. Nineteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Northeast U.S. and the Problem of Solid Waste Management

    In eleven pages this paper examines the problems of landfills in the U.S. Northeast with recycling mentioned as a viable alternative. Nine sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Boeing's Manufacturing Management and Stress

    In five pages this paper discusses stress, stressors, and how a Boeing manufacturing manager can cope with work related stress. Two sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Volunteer Environment, Teams, Conflict Management, and Leadership

    In six pages this paper discusses the volunteer setting in a consideration of teams and the importance of leadership in reaching objectives and to manage conflict. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Green Supply Chain Management

    This 16 page paper examines the concept of the green supply chain; managing the supply chain in a sustainable or environmentally friendly manner. The paper starts by examining what a green supply chain is and how it may be defined and put into practice and the considers additional issues such as the potential benefits, costs, the key factors for implementation and then considers examples of firms that hover elements of a green supply chain in the UAE. The bibliography cites 18 sources.

  • California Police Officers: Certain Physique And Weight Management

    6 pages in length. The last one hundred years have served to transition the overall duties of police officers from highly physically demanding to duties shared between physicality and technology. Typically, big, strong men were representational of the early 1900s police force when walking was the only way in which to patrol the city. The ability to dart and dash after offenders was the primary means by which police officers could ever hope to apprehend, inasmuch as that era had little more than body-to-body contact for bringing down the perpetrator. Today, the advent of technology gives police officers a tremendous advantage over their historical counterparts with devices to stop and capture the offender, but that does not preclude the need for law enforcement officers to be in peak condition. Police work may not be as physical in nature as it was back at the turn of the century, however, it still entails a significant amount of maneuvering that requires officers be as physically fit as possible. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

  • Security and Risk Management

    This paper considers the question of whether disasters can be prevented. The author suggests that while man-made disasters can sometimes be prevented such is not always the case for natural disasters. What remains is minimizing the impacts. There are five sources listed in this five page paper.

  • ADHD and Issues in Classroom Management

    Managing the classroom can be challenging in itself, but particularly so when dealing with issues relating to ADHD. This essay describes the condition, including symptoms and behaviors involved. Procedures for dealing with these issues and programs which have proven effective in the research are touched upon, and education professionals are offered some tips as to how to cope, particularly the value of reinforcement.The paper contains 11 pages and eight sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Financial Risk Management

    In ten pages this paper examines the reasons why financial risk should be managed by companies. Five sources are listed in the bibliography.

  • Project Management - the Failure of the Tacoma Bridge

    The writer looks at the failure of the project to build the Tacoma Bridge, which resulted in a suspension bridge stood for only four months. Written in two parts the first part assesses the risks which were present within the project and the second part considers how this might be mitigated. Five sources are cited in the bibliography of this three page paper

  • Quality Control and the Connection Between Total Quality Management and Reengineering

    In seven pages this paper considers the connection between TQM and reengineering in quality control. Eight sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Software Project Management Issues

    In five pages this paper discusses software project implementation and the social considerations that are involved in a Wal Mart featured case study. Fifteen sources are cited in the bibliography.

  • Railroad Accidents

    The general public does not know how many train accidents really happen. There are far more than most of us know. The big ones get national coverage but others tend to be reported only locally or regionally. This essay discusses Union Pacific collisions with an emphasis on the January 8 rear-end collision in Weber Canyon. The essay reports other accidents and a large award given to one former employee who was injured four years ago. Revenue is reported, which demonstrates the business is very good for this company. There are eight sources used in this four page paper.

  • When Should You Disclose a Disability

    The Americans with Disabilities Act was passed in 1990. It was a major law that affected every business, organization, and enterprise in the nation. It prohibits any kind of discrimination in the workplace because of a disability. However, the law states that the person must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without accommodations. This paper discusses if an individual should disclose the disability in a job interview. There are three sources listed in the bibliography of this three page paper.

  • How do Changes in an Economy Impact on Businesses?

    The writer considers the impact that changes in an economy may have of firms and the way they react. This is considered by looking at the changes in the economies of the United States and the United Kingdom and the way that Nike and McDonalds have been impacted and the way they have responded. Fifteen sources are cited in the bibliography of this seven page paper.

  • Case Study: Askinosie Chocolate

    4 pages in length. The ethical/policy principles that seem important to Shawn Askinosie are those that improve the alliance between business and social foundations, which are reflected in Askinosie chocolate by virtue of his strict mission policies. Askinosie has set his sights upon making a premium quality dark chocolate in association with his quest to sidestep the traditional format of inequitable practices that took a majority of profits from the hands of those who actually grow the beans; with brokers and other middlemen entities, farmers retain meager financial support from selling their crop. Bibliography lists 1 source.

  • Guayaki Sustainable Rainforest Products

    This 28 page paper examines the California company Guayaki Sustainable Rainforest Products, the major supplier of the beverage yerba mate in the US and Canada, a beverage that is able to compete with coffee and tea as well as energy drinks. The paper looks at the company background, history and business model, assesses current and future competitors, identifies potential future markets and then performs a SWOT analysis discussing the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats that the company faces. The paper entered a conclusion and considers the potential international job opportunities with the company. The bibliography cites 8 sources.

  • Monster Networking Case Study

    A 15 page paper. Monster.com is the best known job search e-business in the world. In 2003, the company launched Monster Networking, a work-related social networking site. This essay begins with an overview of the history of Monster.com, its sale to TMP, its growth and competitors and the issues surrounding the Monster Networking site and its disappointing results. The problem is identified and discussed, alternative solutions are analyzed and discussed and a recommendation is made. This is based on a Harvard case study. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • Use of the Balanced Scorecard

    This 6 page paper answers questions regarding the use of the balanced scorecard. The first part of the paper considers the problems of assessing performance of a business using only financial measures. The second part of the paper outlines the basic principles of the balanced scorecard. The third part of the paper considers the ways in which it is better than the use of financial measures only. The forth part of the paper discusses the shortfalls and problems that remain with balanced scorecards. The last part of the paper reviews an article on Balanced Scorecards. The bibliography cites 5 sources.

  • Wal-Mart's Illegal Immigrant Workers

    A 7 page paper discussing the ethical aspects of Wal-Mart's use of illegal immigrants. In 2003, federal agents arrested more than 300 illegal immigrant workers as they finished their shifts cleaning 60 Wal-Mart stores in 21 states. Wal-Mart avoided any problems of implementation by simply bringing all cleaning activities back in-house. It cannot hope to control the actions of other companies, but like its own customers, it can refuse to do business with them. Whatever savings the company gained from using contractors was more than offset by its single $11 million fine. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

  • Friendly Cards Finance

    A 4 page paper discussing Harvard Case 9-293-135: Friendly Cards, Inc. Friendly Cards has been on a buying spree for several years in an apparent attempt to bypass at least some of the effort of organic growth on the basis of a sound product and solid management. Ms. Beaumont has no data on the company's true market but directs the company on the basis of what she feels about its customers. There are several choices in the path of Friendly Cards; the paper recommends that the company does not acquire another company but that it does take advantage of the other opportunities before it. Bibliography lists 1 source.

  • Paranoid Schizophrenia

    A 9 page research paper that discusses this topic. Nursing care management of patients with paranoid schizophrenia entails numerous challenges. The following overview of the nursing parameters for addressing the challenges involves in formulating care for schizophrenic patients, first of all, discuss the nursing process and then focuses on the importance of communication to establishing a therapeutic nurse-client relationship. The next section describes client behavior in relation to schizophrenia, i.e., its signs and symptoms, before concluding with a brief discussion of the roles of the nurse in regards to patients with schizophrenia in terms of the nurse as the provider of care, manager of care and as a member of the profession of nursing. This paper also includes a restatement of this abstract. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

  • Power and Wireless Senor Networks

    This 13 page paper examines the role of wireless senor networks and looks at how they are powered and considers the way they may be developed in the future. The paper starts by looking at the range of commercial military and other uses that sensor networks can are used for. The paper then discusses the way they are powered, including the use of batteries and power harvesting from heat and wind and the management of that power. The paper finished by considering the way the powering of wireless sensors may develop in the future. The bibliography cites 16 sources.

  • Ehreirch/Serving in Florida

    A 3 page overview of an essay on what it is like to hold down a low-wage job. In her essay "Serving in Florida," Barbara Ehreirch describes what it is like to be on the low end of the socioeconomic ladder, surviving on wages and tips, which collectively equal the minimum wage, while working as a waitress in Florida's food service industry. Ehreirch's experience demonstrates that while management theories and practices regarding white-collar workers may have changed in recent years--becoming more progressive--these humanistic reforms have failed to filter down to pink-collar work, as Ehreirch and her co-workers are treated more like indentured servants or automatons than human beings. No bibliography is provided.

  • Sharek, et al (2004)/Low-Income Kids with Asthma

    A 4 page article critique that examines a study by Sharek, et al (2004), which looked at data concerning asthma disease management in children. While asthma is the most common chronic childhood disease, there is currently “no validated ‘gold standard’ for measuring’ asthma outcomes (Sharek, et al, 2004, p. 797). Frequently asthma intervention are evaluated by utilizing a variety of disease status outcomes, but this can lead to ambiguous information and, subsequently, an increase in errors. Sharek, et al (2004) address this problem. No additional sources cited.

  • Listening Techniques

    A 16 page research paper, which includes a 1-page abstract and an 1-item appendix, that addresses the topic of listening, which is a foundational skill to academic achievement at all levels. This literature review explores the topic of listening, both from the perspective of how teachers can improve on their listening skills and also how they can instruct their students in regards to listening skills. Topics covered include the importance of listening; approaches to improving listening; classroom management techniques, getting students to listen; listening in the early grades; listening to music; listening techniques, effective listening; the importance of teachers. Bibliography lists 11 sources.

  • Diets: Choices, Healthier Lifestyle, Disease & Popularity

    6 pages in length. What one chooses to feed one's body makes a tremendous impact upon how that body performs. Fueling all corporeal functions, the type, quantity and nutritive value of food can either fortify a body or compromise it until it becomes vulnerable to disease. Even then, the composition of food is such that it can help to once again restore health when the body has undergone trauma or disease. Weight management involves modifying how and what one eats often to the point of eliminating certain foods that are deemed fat inducing, a choice that can withhold essential nutrients necessary for a healthy mind and body. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

  • Adidas—Will Restructuring Its Business Line-up Allow It to Catch Nike?

    This 18 page paper examined Adidas after it has made the acquisition of Reebok and considers whether or not the company will be able to compete efficiently with Nike. The paper looks at the company background, and its current strategy as well as performing a SWOT analysis and looking at the company using Porters Five Forces model. The value chain is also considered and the results are used to determine whether or not Adidas will be able to compete with Nike for the market leader position. The bibliography cites 11 sources.

  • The Value of Social Networking Tools in a Teaching Environment with Specific Consideration of Business Students

    The writer looks at how teach may, and do use interactive web based social networking tools for aiding with teaching and learning in a collage or university environment along with the benefits that may be realized. The sources are cited in this seven page paper.

  • Collectivism and Commitment; Implications for Cross Cultural Management

    This 18 page paper considers the following quote and assesses this in the context of lessons for cross culture managers; "As expected, results indicate that collectivism as a cultural value orientation is related to commitment, and exerts a stronger influence on commitment in collectivistic countries. Moreover, the relationships between commitment and outcomes are stronger in a collectivistic context" (Jörg Felfe, Wenhua Yan, Bernd Six, August, 2008). The bibliography cites 17 sources.

  • Why Should the Fund Management Industry Welcome the Use of Hedge Funds?

    This 9 page paper looks at the way in which fund managers might welcome the use of hedge funds. The paper defines hedge funds and discusses the potential benefits for both fund managers and investors that may result from the correct use of his investment vehicle. Included in the paper is a discussion of the ways that hedge funds differ from any other investment type and how this may be utilised. The bibliography cites 5 sources.

 

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