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In the Business section, you can find material dedicated to all things business. This section collects data on the activities of the various companies operating in markets all over the world.

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  • Future Housing Market of Uk

    Future Housing Market of Uk

    1. Introduction: Housing is a consumption good providing a flow of user services over a number of years. It can also be evaluated as a fix asset for everyone to have the opportunity to rent, buy or sell, a place they want to live and work for everyday life. For most people, the purchase of a property is a highly infrequent activity. It is generally the most expensive purchase a person will make during their

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    Essay Length: 355 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 4, 2010 By: Tommy
  • Future of Hr Management

    Future of Hr Management

    Future of HR Management Over the years, the role of human resources has changed and evolved based on the needs of our society. Put in basic terms, human resource management must change as the business environment in which it operates changes. An article written by Susan Heathfield, states that while successful organizations are becoming more adaptable, resilient, quick to change direction, the HR professional is considered by line managers as a strategic partner, an employee

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    Submitted: February 24, 2010 By: Tasha
  • Future of Outsourcing

    Future of Outsourcing

    Future of Outsourcing Outsourcing refers to the delegation of non-core operations from internal production to an external entity specializing in the management of that organization. Businesses made decision to use outsourcing as a means to lower firm costs, redirecting or conserving energy directed at the competencies of a particular business, or to make more efficient use of worldwide labor, capital, technology and resources. Outsourcing entails transferring or sharing management control, decision making of a business

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    Submitted: April 7, 2010 By: Steve
  • Future of Supermarkets

    Future of Supermarkets

    10. The Future LONG TERM In the long term, the distinction between buying online and offline is likely to disappear, or at least become opaque. Even the concept of the Internet may seem confused beyond the medium term. The convergence of the Internet with mobile telephones and DTVs (digital televisions) will make the Internet an even cloudier place. Research performed by the Henley Research Centre suggests that shopping via the television will overtake Internet shopping

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    Essay Length: 436 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 14, 2010 By: Tommy
  • G.E. Vs. Westinghouse

    G.E. Vs. Westinghouse

    G.E. had a large competitive advantage in the large turbine industry for three primary reasons: better R&D and hence improved technology, a clear focus on larger, more technologically sophisticated units, and its status as a price leader in the market. GE had almost twice the R&D budget of both of its major competitors, while simultaneously spending less on R&D as a percentage of sales. This allowed it to have the best technology in the most

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    Essay Length: 324 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 19, 2010 By: David
  • Gaas

    Gaas

    The nature and functions of auditing are that it determines and requires accountability. That accountability is in regards to the financial statements that are presented to the public, the creditors, the stockholders, the employees, and investors of a company. The need for auditing was described by U. S. Supreme Court Chief Justice Warren Burger in a 1984 Supreme Court decision. This statement is presented in the very beginning of our text and as such indicates

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    Essay Length: 957 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: February 1, 2010 By: Fatih
  • Gain Sharing Vs. Profit Sharing

    Gain Sharing Vs. Profit Sharing

    Gainsharing MLR601 April 5, 2007 Gainsharing and Profit-sharing are incentive plans that are designed to pay employees incentives based upon good company performance. By using these plans, companies found that employees are motivated to stay with the company longer. Because employees can directly affect the output of a company they will also work harder to achieve selected goals when incentives are attached. However, incentive plans are not appropriate for every company and business must find

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    Submitted: December 18, 2009 By: regina
  • Gains from Specialization in Trade

    Gains from Specialization in Trade

    Specialization in Trade Of the numerous articles that I reviewed, the one thing that they all implied was that the gains from trade are as a result of the specialization in production of goods. Some of the articles I found praised the theory of comparative advantage. If a country is more efficient in the production of one good than any other good, then it should focus on the production of that one good and import

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    Essay Length: 547 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: March 3, 2010 By: Fatih
  • Gallo Rice

    Gallo Rice

    1. What is special (different) about F&P Gruppo? Why has the company been successful? First of all, F&P Gruppo describing itself as “the rice specialist” was exceptional, because it was one of few companies in the world so vertically integrated, involved in entire process of growing, milling, packaging and marketing rice. The advantage of such organization was control of the quality and the ability to react quickly according to market changes. The company decided to

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    Submitted: March 30, 2010 By: David
  • Gallo Rice

    Gallo Rice

    Sig. Cesare Preve, marketing director for the Gallo brand of rice, was reviewing Gallo’s current market position in three different countries. Volume share was 21% in Italy, 17.5% in Argentina, and less than 1% in Poland respectively. Preve was trying to determine a strategy for deepening Gallo’s market penetration in each country. One of the questions that needed to be answered included whether or not resources should be focused in new high growth markets or

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    Submitted: April 13, 2010 By: Stenly
  • Galvor Company Case Study

    Galvor Company Case Study

    1. Introduction Galvor had been an independent company in the electronic industry of electronic measuring and test equipment since 1946, under the management of Mr. Latour, who was its founder and president. In 1974, Galvor was sold to Universal Electric (UE). Mr. Latour then became the chairman of the board of Galvor and Mr. Hennessy, from the UE, was deployed as Galvor’s managing director. As parts of the transformation process from a small independent company

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    Essay Length: 3,044 Words / 13 Pages
    Submitted: December 1, 2009 By: Tommy
  • Game Design

    Game Design

    If you're someone who complains about point-and-click adventures being slow, plodding ordeals filled with uninteresting puzzles and boring characters, you might have to rethink your argument after playing Telltale Games' first foray into adult oriented adventure-gaming fare. The debut episode of Hector: Badge of Carnage--adorned with the snarky subtitle "We Negotiate With Terrorists"--is something else entirely. And whether or not you have the stomach for this demented detective tale depends on your threshold for often

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    Submitted: May 9, 2011 By: juejiangdebeihou
  • Game Theory in Business

    Game Theory in Business

    game theory in business is a very complicated one which is always hard to discribe here It was one of those beautiful June mornings when all of New York City seems solar-powered: bright, fast, and teeming with energy. I was walking down Sixth Avenue to the hotel where Ivan Seidenberg and I would hold the first official meeting of the management teams of Nynex and Bell Atlantic - the initial step in creating what we

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    Submitted: April 27, 2011 By: conan
  • Gaming and Wisconsin Indians

    Gaming and Wisconsin Indians

    Wisconsin Indians are at the foot of the socio-economic strata. Indians, comprise only 0.5% of the entire population of the U.S. they being the smallest minority in the U.S, are still at the bottom of practically every economic disparity. As a means to alleviate their poverty, gaming came as a development and a consequence of sovereignty of Wisconsin Indians, acknowledged by the courts after decades of Indian activism and frequent episodes of robbery and genocides.

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    Essay Length: 1,378 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: April 10, 2010 By: Jon
  • Gaming Industry

    Gaming Industry

    Abstract This paper examines the exciting world of the gaming industry. By studying the history, present state, and future of gaming in the United States our analyst team will present a probing overview into this rapidly changing industry. We have collected and analyzed secondary information from a variety of quantitative and qualitative publications. Our perspective of the gaming industry will be conveyed by an understanding of business practice, and will be concluded with a Christian

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    Essay Length: 680 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: February 23, 2010 By: Tommy
  • Gangry

    Gangry

    When traveling through life you encounter many obstacles and sometimes you do not always take the path that you have planned for yourself. On the other hand I do believe it is very important to at least have some direction that you can imagine your self being when you have came to the plateau in which you will presume to start having a daily way of life that you will continue to follow for a

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    Essay Length: 265 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 10, 2010 By: Monika
  • Gap Analysis

    Gap Analysis

    Although English-only policies surfaced early in American history, this country was founded on principles of pluralism. The United States has always had a multi-linguistic heritage, owing to its history of settlement by immigrants. The Founders of the United States had a generally tolerant view of language. In 1780, John Adams suggested the founding of a national language academy. Congress did not debate the merits of this proposal, believing such an academy was unnecessary. Years later,

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    Essay Length: 2,131 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: December 22, 2009 By: Tommy
  • Gap Analysis

    Gap Analysis

    GAP ANALYSIS: GLOBAL COMMUNICATIONS Gap Analysis: Global Communications University of Phoenix Gap Analysis: Global Communications Global Communications has difficult times ahead. Given the current financial status and profitability of the company, decision to implement a new plan and the negative fallout of restructuring changes proposed, the current state of affairs is not good. Several factors or symptoms of the problem will be discussed with emphasis on correcting those. Hopes are to address the main problem

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    Essay Length: 2,276 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: December 25, 2009 By: Top
  • Gap Analysis

    Gap Analysis

    Introduction Imagine you are sitting poised at your desk and ready to begin your day as a technical call center representative. Executives hastily rush down the hallways and now you are feeling nervous and rambunctious. From delight to outrage, you hop up to hear the latest gossip that your job may be in jeopardy and outsourced to overseas skilled labor. What do you do? Often time than none, many Americans are faced with such dilemmas.

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    Essay Length: 1,579 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: January 9, 2010 By: regina
  • Gap Analysis

    Gap Analysis

    Riordan Manufacturing has been through several strategic changes in its marketing and manufacturing efforts, which have significantly decreased employee retention. In performing an employee survey this decrease in retention has been attributed to a decrease in overall job satisfaction, specifically in the areas of compensation and benefits. RiordanпїЅs current rewards program is not based on performance, but instead recognizes aspects, such as cost-of-living increases, seniority, and position despite recent performance data identifying most of its

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    Essay Length: 922 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: January 31, 2010 By: Mike
  • Gap Analysis

    Gap Analysis

    The main concept for this week revolved around ethics. I have selected to discuss this topic broadly because ethics challenge my insight a great deal. When I face a challenge, I try to get to its core and this topic seems to be without core. As a philosophic branch, ethics pose a great challenge for me. Philosophers have dealt with the topic for hundreds of years, yet has anything completely definitive come of it? Like

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    Essay Length: 638 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: March 3, 2010 By: Jon
  • Gap Analysis

    Gap Analysis

    Running head: GAP ANALYSIS: GLOBAL COMMUNICATIONS Gap Analysis: Global Communications University of Phoenix Gap Analysis: Global Communications In today’s business world, companies are increasingly outsourcing to improve profitability and productivity. Global Communication was no exception to that. But in the process the company has faced many challenges and makes tough choices to remain competitive in the telecommunication industry. First the paper will identify the issues and opportunities the management deal while implementing the global strategy.

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    Essay Length: 1,445 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: March 11, 2010 By: Kevin
  • Gap Analysis

    Gap Analysis

    Running head: GAP ANALYSIS: GLOBAL COMMUNICATIONS Gap Analysis: Global Communications Asia Towns University of Phoenix Gap Analysis: Global Communications Global Communications is looking to maximize profits and reduce cost by marketing itself on an international level and becoming a global resource. The company and other telecommunications companies are under tremendous economic pressure. The company must determine future end-state goals while making critical changes to the company and possibly the loss of dedicated and skilled

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    Essay Length: 1,186 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: March 31, 2010 By: Fatih
  • Gap Analysis

    Gap Analysis

    Introduction Just In Time (JIT) is not a new concept as it has been a part of the Japanese manufacturing industry since a long time. JIT was initially known as Toyota Production System and Toyota motor company recognized its very philosophy and working techniques. The objective of this manufacturing system is to eliminate waste totally. It basically means making what the market demands when it is in need. JIT not only increases the work productivity

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    Essay Length: 860 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: April 11, 2010 By: Kevin
  • Gap Analysis

    Gap Analysis

    Gap Analysis: Global CommunicationsKaren ThomasStratford University Global Communication is an industry that can be a risk that managers face array of challenges when their companies embracing foreign ventures (Ives, Jarvenpaa, Mason, 1993). Global Communication can have several challenges that a company can face. Challenges can include layoffs, cost-cutting, competition with marketing revenues and language barriers. The language problem will probably hit during the first call overseas, if customers are lucky the receptionist will speak English

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    Essay Length: 1,187 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: April 25, 2010 By: Max
  • Gap Analysis (global Communications)

    Gap Analysis (global Communications)

    Gap Analysis: Global Communications Telecommunications in this day and age is an idea and reality that seems like many people cannot live without. Just driving to the local grocery or convenience store and one will not have enough fingers to count the people that are driving and using a mobile phone, let alone those that are walking, on bicycles, or working at the store. But even with its importance on Wall Street, confidence in the

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    Essay Length: 983 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 13, 2009 By: Janna
  • Gap Analysis - Global Communications

    Gap Analysis - Global Communications

    Gap Analysis: Global Communications Global Communications is a company that knows the significance of success. Global understands that the telecommunications industry can be quite competitive. Global Communications went from $28 per share to $11 per share which shows a major decrease in stock. Global Communication’s main competition is with the international, local, long distance markets and cable companies who offer television, telephones, internet access and computers to their customers. In order to compete with their

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    Essay Length: 1,660 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: November 14, 2009 By: Jon
  • Gap Analysis - Global Communications

    Gap Analysis - Global Communications

    Gap Analysis: Global Communications Global Communications must cut cost and meet the needs of an expanding market in order to compete with others in its industry. While doing this they must take into account their employees and how this will affect them. Global communications has been known for their philosophy “Our Edge Is People”. They need to continue with this philosophy while coming up with a solution. These are problems which if handled properly, can

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    Essay Length: 951 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 3, 2009 By: Edward
  • Gap Analysis - Global Communications

    Gap Analysis - Global Communications

    Gap Analysis: Global Communications Global Communications is a telecommunications company that is faced with numerous issues. The company is having a financial crisis in the midst of a rising and competitive industry. Global Communications needs to come up with a strategic plan soon, before their company goes under. How does a company decide on what plan is best? What about what the stakeholders in the company? How does a company find a solution with the

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    Essay Length: 1,112 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: May 17, 2010 By: Fatih
  • Gap Analysis - Harrison Keyes

    Gap Analysis - Harrison Keyes

    Running head: GAP ANALYSIS: HARRISON-KEYES Gap Analysis: Harrison-Keyes University of Phoenix Gap Analysis: Harrison-Keyes The advent of the internet has spawned a great deal of opportunities for companies to expand into other markets. Shifts from traditional methods of purchasing consumer goods like music, videos and goods have reshaped the market and companies that are able to adjust to these shifts have not only survived, but also flourished. Harrison-Keyes (HK) is at the threshold of this

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    Essay Length: 1,308 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: January 3, 2010 By: Anna
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