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  • Privatization of Prisons

    Privatization of Prisons

    Privatization of Prisons Private Prison, Inc. Introduction America has been getting tougher on lawbreakers. This is something that the public long has been demanding. The problem it creates, however, is a shortage of prison capacity to hold the increased numbers of convicted criminals. This has led to: prison overcrowding, sometimes prompting court actions against penal systems; rapidly rising operational outlays; and taxpayer resistance to the cost of new prisons. A partial answer to the problems

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    Essay Length: 3,441 Words / 14 Pages
    Submitted: December 8, 2009 By: Mike
  • Privatization of Social Security

    Privatization of Social Security

    Privatization of social security Today, United State is on the edge for a huge change, President George W. Bush second term agenda to reform the Social Security has left us to think about a question that will have a huge impact on the future of United State, Should Social Security be privatized? Enacted in 1935, under the administration of President Franklin D. Roosevelt and modified many times since-including major change in 1983-Social Security provides

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    Essay Length: 851 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: February 24, 2010 By: Tommy
  • Privatizing National Defense: Utilizing Market Forces

    Privatizing National Defense: Utilizing Market Forces

    Privatizing National Defense: Utilizing Market Forces Abstract During wartime less U.S. citizens voluntarily join the armed forces than the armed forces need to operate. In the past the Department of National Defense has held a mandatory draft, forcing able bodied citizens to fight. Recently, The Department of National Defense has been trying a new solution, hiring privatized units during times of war. In this paper we describe that evaluate the possibilities that the Department of

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    Essay Length: 3,223 Words / 13 Pages
    Submitted: May 25, 2010 By: Stenly
  • Privet!

    Privet!

    A financial market is a market where funds are transferred from people with an excess of funds to people with shortage of them. A security is a claim for an asset or part of the future income. A bond market is a security which promises to make payments periodically during some period and return initial investments after the maturity period. The interest rate is the cost of borrowing or the price paid for rental of

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    Essay Length: 259 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 21, 2011 By: evilhammet
  • Pro Smokers Rights

    Pro Smokers Rights

    Pro Smokers Rights In recent years our country has been involved in a war on tobacco. This war was started to bring down the tobacco industry. Despite our nations best efforts the tobacco industry is doing just fine. The only thing that has occurred as a result of this war is it has passed the cost of smoking on to the consumer. Our nation is not looking to only regulate smoking it is looking to

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    Essay Length: 537 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: December 8, 2009 By: Tasha
  • Proble Solutions Interclean

    Proble Solutions Interclean

    Abstract InterClean developed a strategic direction roadmap which entails InterClean’s domestic and worldwide expansion of its full-service solutions packages. To achieve domestic market dominance InterClean has acquired EnviroTech, one of its major competitors. Acquisition of EnviroTech shall result in potential opportunities, but it will also bring staffing, leadership, and culture clash implications. To achieve a sustainable competitive advantage InterClean required a new effective HRM plan to underline the overall business strategy. An end-state vision was

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    Essay Length: 3,861 Words / 16 Pages
    Submitted: December 30, 2009 By: Janna
  • Problem Analysis

    Problem Analysis

    One important resource that many organizations claim to provide but often fail at delivering is personal development programs for employees. Because the development involves expanding one's knowledge as it relates to his or her job, the employee looks to their respective organization to assist them in obtaining this knowledge through a well-defined employee development process that includes on-going training. Workplace development activities can encourage growth and career development of employees and improve skills and knowledge

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    Essay Length: 499 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 25, 2010 By: Lynn
  • Problem Analysis and Decision-Making Technique Paper

    Problem Analysis and Decision-Making Technique Paper

    Problem Analysis and Decision-Making Technique Paper The team has chosen to use the prioritization matrix as our decision making tool for choosing our solution of staffing and resource issues. By using the prioritization matrix we found the solution of hiring more personnel. This solution will be resolved by the director of the department to present the issue of lack of employees for the demand of the organization to their department to the executives. This will

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    Essay Length: 1,735 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: March 22, 2010 By: Kevin
  • Problem Analysis Convention & Meeting Management

    Problem Analysis Convention & Meeting Management

    Overall my observation of the SWVS was very good. From the beginning stages it was interesting to see how everything came together. The first meeting that was held back in August between the hotel staff and the SWVS staff was informative and left me with many questions as to how the event would turn out. I was amazed at the transformation of the hotel and exhibit hall the day before the event. I found that

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    Essay Length: 789 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: December 16, 2009 By: Artur
  • Problem Analysis Final Project: Implementation and Evaluation Plan

    Problem Analysis Final Project: Implementation and Evaluation Plan

    Problem Analysis Final Project: Implementation and Evaluation Plan Hurricanes Katrina and Rita affected many companies that are part of the oil and gas production industry. One of the biggest problems these companies faced after the storms was the loss and replacement of employees. Energy Logistics (ELI) was no stranger to this problem. Over half of the company facilities were destroyed, and as a result all sales employees were laid off. As the company began

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    Essay Length: 2,570 Words / 11 Pages
    Submitted: November 25, 2009 By: Yan
  • Problem Analysis Final Project: Implementation and Evaluation Plan

    Problem Analysis Final Project: Implementation and Evaluation Plan

    Problem Analysis Final Project: Implementation and Evaluation Plan MGT 350: Critical Thinking: Strategies in Decision Making Problem Analysis Final Project: Implementation and Evaluation Plan Introduction The problem that learning team B has been analyzing concerns an employee who has been with his organization for 10 years. The employee is considered disabled because he is hearing impaired in both ears. He likes to wander off and speak with coworkers around the building to socialize; disappearing from

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    Essay Length: 1,001 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: March 16, 2010 By: Kevin
  • Problem Analysis of Euro Disney's Start up Problems

    Problem Analysis of Euro Disney's Start up Problems

    Summary Disneyland Paris is facing problems since they first started up. They expected amount of visitors wasnґt reached and they expected a lot more French visitors in comparison with visitors from other countries After thorough inspection by Disney, culture, community relations, sourcing methods and organisational structure were producing problems, which caused for the park not to meet all the expectations. EuroDisneyland uses a differentiation strategy. All employees together cost EuroDisneyland a lot of money, these

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    Essay Length: 2,569 Words / 11 Pages
    Submitted: March 29, 2010 By: Fonta
  • Problem Analysis Project Summary

    Problem Analysis Project Summary

    Problem Analysis Project Summary JACC is our Management Consulting Firm. We offer tools and training to companies to assist them with solutions to their problems. The work related problem being presented is a high employee turnover ratio within the company. In 2000, the high ratio turnover presented a major problem to the company. We will describe the problem as a comparison between the current and preferred situation. Is a high ratio turnover really the problem,

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    Essay Length: 793 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: January 20, 2010 By: Andrew
  • Problem Analysis Summary

    Problem Analysis Summary

    In today’s workplace, employers consistently call upon the knowledge of information technology from their employees. Problem solving tools can be defined as methods and procedures to increase the efficacy and/or effectiveness of the solving process. The use of such tools and procedures can effectively manage information in such a way that quality solutions are produced. The confirmed problem for the company is that paper order forms need to be replaced with electronic order forms. The

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    Essay Length: 749 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: May 14, 2010 By: Edward
  • Problem Definition

    Problem Definition

    Lester Electronics, Inc. (LEI), Shang-wa Electronics, Transnational Electronics Corporation (TEC), and Avral Electronics, S.A. are firms that are involved with growing through mergers and acquisitions and each firm desires to maximize shareholders wealth. In 1978, Shang-wa Electronics, a small Korean manufacturer of capacitors, formed a partnership with Bernard Lester who then founded LEI. LEI entered into an exclusive United States distribution contract with Shang-wa. LEI grew rapidly into a consumer and industrial electronics parts master

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    Essay Length: 897 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: March 22, 2010 By: July
  • Problem Definition Inersect Investment Services Company

    Problem Definition Inersect Investment Services Company

    PROBLEM DEFINITION: Intersect Investment Services Company Problem Definition: Intersect Investment Services Company Angelica Francis University of Phoenix Situation Analysis and Problem Statement The financial service industry was rocked by the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Intersect Investment Services was no exception. Once enjoying top status is now struggling to maintain client trust and credibility on Wall Street. The leadership at Intersect Investment Services realizes that they must offer a large variety of innovative products

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    Essay Length: 1,161 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: December 28, 2009 By: Jack
  • Problem Definition: Riordan Manufacturing

    Problem Definition: Riordan Manufacturing

    Running head: Problem Definition: RIORDAN MANUFACTURING Problem Definition: Riordan Manufacturing University of Phoenix Human Capital Development MBA 530 Dr. Alvin H. Steward III January 23, 2008 Problem Definition: Riordan Manufacturing Introduction Riordan Manufacturing is faced with an interesting but not uncommon occurrence among larger businesses. Riordan is faced with a motivation and production problem in a growing, global organization. Employee motivation is an issue that does not discriminate as Organizations of all sizes wrestle with

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    Essay Length: 3,793 Words / 16 Pages
    Submitted: June 8, 2010 By: Steve
  • Problem Identification

    Problem Identification

    Problem Identification At Reese College the practice of discriminatory behavior on the part of the Campus Director was brought to light through conversation among college employees. As in most organizations, co-workers engaged in casual conversation that included sharing day-to-day job frustrations. Over time, however, these co-workers began to notice an increase in their level of frustration and the number and severity of complaints all involving the Campus Director, at which point several of the employees

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    Essay Length: 375 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 17, 2009 By: Steve
  • Problem of Lack of Fulfilling the Customer’s Orders Quantity and Possible Solutions

    Problem of Lack of Fulfilling the Customer’s Orders Quantity and Possible Solutions

    German University in Cairo. Department: MBA Problem of lack of fulfilling the customer’s orders quantity and possible solutions Student Name: Mohamed Gaber Saad Ibrahim ID: M1700295 Lecturer Name: Dr. Mohamed Taha. Course : Academic Business Skills 901 Submission Date: 24/06/2017 Table of Contents: Contents Page Executive Summery ……………………………………………………………………………….3 1. Introduction ……..……………………………………………………………………………….4 1. The Problem …………………………………………………………………………….4 2. The purpose …………………………………………………………………………….4 3. The Hypothesis………………………………………………………………………………….5 4. The Scope………………………………………………………………………………………….5 5. Definition of Terms ………………………………………………………………………….5 2. Methods of the study

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    Essay Length: 3,089 Words / 13 Pages
    Submitted: July 3, 2017 By: Mohamed Saad
  • Problem Set IV

    Problem Set IV

    Week 5 Problem Set IV Complete and submit the following problem set: • Lind Chapter 9: Exercises 12, 28 • Lind Chapter 10: Exercises 6, 18 • Lind Chapter 12: Exercise 30 Lind Chapter 9: 12. The American Sugar Producers Association wants to estimate the mean yearly sugar consumption. A sample of 16 people reveals the mean yearly consumption to be 60 pounds with a standard deviation of 20 pounds. A. What is the value

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    Essay Length: 771 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: February 14, 2010 By: Mike
  • Problem Solution

    Problem Solution

    Running head: PROBLEM SOLUTION: GENE ONE Problem Solution: Gene One Ajada C. Bernard University of Phoenix MBA 520 Saleem Mirza Problem Solution: Gene One Gene One entered the biotech market with groundbreaking gene technology that exterminated disease in tomatoes and potatoes (Anonymous, 2007). This resulted in farmers no longer having to use pesticides when growing such plants and consumers were pleased to purchase homegrown product that were chemical free. Gene One became a $400 million

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    Essay Length: 2,987 Words / 12 Pages
    Submitted: February 12, 2010 By: Mikki
  • Problem Solution

    Problem Solution

    Problem Solution: Lester Electronics Lester Electronics, Inc. (LEI) and Shang-wa Electronics (SWE) joined together as business partners in 1978 (UoP, 2007). The business relationship has been successful during this time and each company has experienced significant growth. Recently both companies were approached by other organizations that displayed interest in merging, acquiring, or taking over the companies. Bernard Lester (Lester) and John Lin (Lin) have entertained the interest of the other companies and the LEI Board

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    Essay Length: 4,577 Words / 19 Pages
    Submitted: February 15, 2010 By: Janna
  • Problem Solution - Global Communications

    Problem Solution - Global Communications

    PROBLEM SOLUTION: Global Communications Problem Solution: Global Communications Student Name University of Phoenix Problem Solution: Global Communications Global Communications is facing dwindling profits as the result of too much competition. This issue is further complicated by shareholder demands for increased returns, employee needs for higher wages and better benefits, and customer expectations for greater technical sophistication at lower costs. Company leaders have developed an aggressive strategy that will diversify their current bundle of products and

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    Essay Length: 6,377 Words / 26 Pages
    Submitted: December 29, 2009 By: Stenly
  • Problem Solution - Global Solutions

    Problem Solution - Global Solutions

    Problem Solution: Global Communications Introduction This analysis presents the trials and tribulations that Global Communications confronts before and after the execution of a move toward to becoming a global communications source. Through the course of this paper, issues and opportunities confronting Global Communications, then the ethical predicaments faced by the stakeholders and finally the company's end state vision will be described. Lastly, this analysis also includes the detailed gap analysis for Global Communications outlining their

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    Essay Length: 4,980 Words / 20 Pages
    Submitted: December 26, 2009 By: Steve
  • Problem Solution - Harrison Keyes

    Problem Solution - Harrison Keyes

    Problem Solution - Harrison Keyes Problem Solution Introduction: Harrison-Keyes Inc. Harrison-Keyes is facing problems that are not uncommon in industries undergoing rapid change. Their problems/issues can be summarized as per the following bullets: · They must learn to incorporate improving technology, which is revolutionizing the publishing industry. The power and convenience of new software is leveling the playing field for niche publishers while enabling forward-thinking large publishers to crowd out their competitors by being “first-to-market”

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    Essay Length: 350 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 8, 2009 By: Jack
  • Problem Solution - Harrison-Keyes Inc.

    Problem Solution - Harrison-Keyes Inc.

    Running head: PROBLEM SOLUTION: HARRISON-KEYES INC. Problem Solution: Harrison-Keyes Inc. Renee Catch Strategic Management 18 September 2006 Problem Solution: Harrison-Keyes Inc. In a perfect world, the project manager would simply implement the project plan and the project would be completed (Gray-Larson, 2005). This perfect world was the interpretation of leaders at Harrison-Keyes when they envisioned their venture into the latest publishing craze, e-books. This paper includes a discussion of the latest set of issues facing

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    Essay Length: 3,814 Words / 16 Pages
    Submitted: May 31, 2010 By: Mike
  • Problem Solution - Intersect Investment Services

    Problem Solution - Intersect Investment Services

    Problem Solution: Intersect Investment Services Intersect Investment Services experienced financial difficulties after September 11, 2001, and have struggled over the years to the meet company goals and keep up with the demands of their customers. Even with the evidence of their financial difficulties, Intersect Investment Services has taken very little step to correcting this problem. In addition, Intersect Investment is losing employees because they no longer feel the company is going in the right direction.

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    Essay Length: 1,678 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: January 12, 2010 By: Mike
  • Problem Solution - Riordan Manufacturing

    Problem Solution - Riordan Manufacturing

    Running head: PROBLEM SOLUTION: RIORDAN MANUFACTURING Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing Laura D. Nunes University of Phoenix Human Capital Development/MBA 530 February 27, 2008 Problem Solution: Riordan Manufacturing Riordan is facing economic pressure in the manufacturing industry. The organization is looking to increase employee retention and profits. In order to increase employee retention, surveys must be taken seriously and action must be put into place. A strategy must be formed to ensure success. The plan consist

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    Essay Length: 3,563 Words / 15 Pages
    Submitted: February 4, 2010 By: Tasha
  • Problem Solution : Global Communications

    Problem Solution : Global Communications

    Problem Solution: Global Communications Global Communications is a telecommunications company that has long been an industry leader. In the last three years, Global Communications has experienced a lack of ability to compete with other communications companies and has seen a dramatic decline in the value of its stock. This has caused alarm among the shareholders who have serious doubts whether the industry as a whole can rebound from this current circumstance. Global Communications has responded

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    Essay Length: 2,204 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: November 30, 2009 By: Victor
  • Problem Solution Classic Airlines

    Problem Solution Classic Airlines

    Problem Solution: Classic Airlines Classic Airlines is the world’s fifth largest airline serving 240 cities world wide. Although the airline is profitable, its stock prices have decreased by 10% in the past year and employee morale is low due to increased scrutiny on the airline industry from all sectors of the economy (UOP, 2005). Over the past two years, Classic Rewards Members have decreased their number of flights which has created concerns as to the

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    Essay Length: 876 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: February 19, 2010 By: Wendy
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