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  • A Corporate and Financial Analysis of Ebay.Inc

    A Corporate and Financial Analysis of Ebay.Inc

    A Corporate and Financial Analysis of Ebay.Inc Executive Summary Section One - Corporate Level Part 1 - Brief History of the Corporation eBay was founded by Pierre Omidyar's in his San Jose home in September of 1995, under the name AuctionWeb. From its early beginnings it was meant to be a marketplace for the sale of goods and services for a variety of interested individuals. It was incorporated in 1996, and has since grown to

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    Essay Length: 2,874 Words / 12 Pages
    Submitted: February 8, 2010 By: July
  • A Critical Appraisal of the Components of Taxation in Nigeria and Proposals for Law Reforms

    A Critical Appraisal of the Components of Taxation in Nigeria and Proposals for Law Reforms

    INTRODUCTION Tax has been variously defined over the years. These definitions, when looked at as a whole gives a more comprehensive picture of the phenomenon as opposed to a single definition. According to the Oxford English Dictionary the word ‘tax’ refers to a compulsory contribution to the support of government levied on persons, property, income, commodities, transactions, etc, now at a fixed rate mostly proportionate to the amount on which the contribution is levied. While

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    Essay Length: 2,957 Words / 12 Pages
    Submitted: March 22, 2010 By: Mike
  • A Critical Comparison of Tesco and Sainsbury

    A Critical Comparison of Tesco and Sainsbury

    In this assignment, there will be a critical comparison of the UK’s biggest retailers Tesco and Sainsburys, outlining their marketing strategy, the key factors of their success and also the advantages and disadvantages of both companies. Also there will be, analysing the two companies in terms of size and perception, in the sense of the growth of both companies over the years and perception on how the Tesco and Sainsburys are perceived by their customers

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    Essay Length: 410 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 11, 2009 By: Fonta
  • A Critical Discussion Of C.K. Prahalad´s Approach

    A Critical Discussion Of C.K. Prahalad´s Approach

    Contents 1 C. K. Prahalad and The Fortune At The Bottom Of The Pyramid 3 2 Is it a fortune FOR the BOP and AT the BOP? 4 2.1 Create the capacity to consume 5 2.2 Dignity and choice 5 2.3 The poor as an exciting and fastest-growing market 6 2.4 Innovation driver 7 2.5 Reducing poverty 7 3 Conclusion 8 References 9 The introducing sentence represents a dominant concept in the business, The Bottom

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    Essay Length: 2,588 Words / 11 Pages
    Submitted: May 3, 2011 By: ivalickova
  • A Critical Process for Methods Selection in Organizational Problem Solving

    A Critical Process for Methods Selection in Organizational Problem Solving

    1. INTRODUCTION Human beings follow a pattern of behavior based on their knowledge. It is claimed that knowledge is necessarily derived from individual experience combined with social and cultural influences (e.g. Gregory, 1992), and this knowledge can be seen as a basis for the individual's value judgment. From Burrell and Morgan's (1979) point of view, individuals always hold a particular world view (a so-called 'paradigm'), according to which they perceive reality. This world view is

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    Essay Length: 5,331 Words / 22 Pages
    Submitted: April 27, 2010 By: Tommy
  • A Critical Review of the Emergence, Development, Business Models and Performance of the Application Service Provider (asp) Sector

    A Critical Review of the Emergence, Development, Business Models and Performance of the Application Service Provider (asp) Sector

    The internet proved itself in its ability to create new business and give birth to companies that succeeded into the millions. These new businesses managed to redefine and recreate business models that worked, but could not have existed without the internet. One of these new business models is the application service provider (ASP), which emerged in the late 1990’s on the back of the internet boom. The Application Service Provider Consortium defines an ASP as

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    Essay Length: 2,984 Words / 12 Pages
    Submitted: November 17, 2009 By: Janna
  • A Critical Review of the Emergence, Development, Business Models and Performance of the Application Service Provider (asp) Sector

    A Critical Review of the Emergence, Development, Business Models and Performance of the Application Service Provider (asp) Sector

    The internet proved itself in its ability to create new business and give birth to companies that succeeded into the millions. These new businesses managed to redefine and recreate business models that worked, but could not have existed without the internet. One of these new business models is the application service provider (ASP), which emerged in the late 1990’s on the back of the internet boom. The Application Service Provider Consortium defines an ASP as

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    Essay Length: 3,040 Words / 13 Pages
    Submitted: February 5, 2010 By: Anna
  • A Critical Review of the Ways in Which Marketing Thought Is Evolving in Response to Current Trends in the Services Marketing Environment.

    A Critical Review of the Ways in Which Marketing Thought Is Evolving in Response to Current Trends in the Services Marketing Environment.

    A critical review of the ways in which marketing thought is evolving in response to current trends in the services marketing environment. ' There is a growing realization that services marketing management not only requires new theories and approaches but that these perspectives are changing the whole paradigm of marketing'. Introduction: Over the past three decades services marketing has emerged as a well established area in its own right. However, the original boundaries that existed

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    Essay Length: 2,776 Words / 12 Pages
    Submitted: November 27, 2009 By: Top
  • A Definite Link Between an Organisation's Business Strategy and Human Resources Strategy Is Essential for Business Success

    A Definite Link Between an Organisation's Business Strategy and Human Resources Strategy Is Essential for Business Success

    A Definite Link Between an Organisation’s Business Strategy and Human Resources Strategy is Essential for Business Success The world of work as we know it today is changing rapidly from the introduction of new labour laws, globalisation, demographics, an ageing workforce. In the busy and demanding environments in which people work today it’s not very often that we can take the opportunity to step back and look at the broader picture and overall direction in

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    Essay Length: 1,207 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: December 20, 2009 By: Yan
  • A Distressed Electric Motor Company in the European Motor Industry

    A Distressed Electric Motor Company in the European Motor Industry

    Synopsis Business is built upon relationships. So when a reputable electric motors company (EMC) is confronted with losing a large business association, a quick and effective yet longevous arrangement needs to be enforced. The company supply windows for an extensive range of vehicles across the European market in the motor industry and are presently in process of developing new products to their range of commodities. Motors have become prone to failure and the vehicle manufacturers

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    Essay Length: 1,796 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: November 14, 2009 By: Bred
  • A Diverse Workplace

    A Diverse Workplace

    Abstract Workplace diversity is a people issue, focused on the differences, similarities and advantages that people bring to an organization. Here in the United States, we have such a diverse population of races, ethnicities, religions, social classes, physical abilities, and sexual orientations. Diversity is about learning from others who are not the same, about dignity and respect for all, and about creating workplace environments and practices that encourage learning from others and capture the advantage

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    Essay Length: 437 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 10, 2010 By: July
  • A Doll's House

    A Doll's House

    A Doll's House (Bokmål: Et dukkehjem; also translated as A Doll House) is a three-act play in prose by Henrik Ibsen. It premiered at the Royal Theatre in Copenhagen, Denmark, on 21 December 1879, having been published earlier that month.[1] The play is significant for its critical attitude toward 19th-century marriage norms. It aroused great controversy at the time,[2] as it concludes with the protagonist, Nora, leaving her husband and children because she wants to

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    Essay Length: 259 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 3, 2016 By: nyc.atitsfinest
  • A Drill Sergeant at First

    A Drill Sergeant at First

    Synopsis This case explains about the style approach of leadership of Mark Young who transform his unproductive department to most productive department in the Hospital. Issues • Painting services were costly and inefficient. • Reorganization of department needed to be done. Analysis Mark as the new head of painting department saw many flaws in the department from his four month analysis. Flaws were inefficiency and costly in painting service. He reorganized his whole department and

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    Essay Length: 401 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 23, 2010 By: Fonta
  • A feasibility study

    A feasibility study

    A feasibility study looks at the viability of an idea with an emphasis on identifying potential problems and attempts to answer one main question: Will the idea work and should you proceed with it? Before we begin writing our business plan we need to identify how, where, and to whom we intend to sell a service or product. We also need to assess our competition and figure out how much money we need to start

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    Essay Length: 695 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: May 24, 2010 By: Irina
  • A Feasibility Study in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for Mathematics of Investment

    A Feasibility Study in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for Mathematics of Investment

    A Feasibility Study in partial fulfillment of the requirements for Mathematics of Investment Submitted to: Dr. Lolita Fernandez Submitted by: Meliza D. Kawai ACT 12-A1 March, 2016 Table of Contents 1. Background of the Study 1. Market Highlights 1. Population Growth 2. Primary Economy 3. Educational Institutions 4. Prices of the Municipality 5. Emerging Market Trends 1. Technical Aspect 1. The Property 2. Location Map 3. Building Facilities and Features 4. Lease Contract and Tenant

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    Essay Length: 3,657 Words / 15 Pages
    Submitted: March 16, 2016 By: eeydz
  • A Flat World, After All Analysis

    A Flat World, After All Analysis

    In Friedman’s “It’s a Flat World, After All”, Friedman in a trip Bangalore, India accidentally “encountered the flattening of the world”. The following paper will analyze “It’s a Flat World, After All” and the flattening of the world. To conclude the paper I will summarize my thoughts on the flattening of the world. According to Friedman globalization was classified into three time periods. Globalization 1.0 (1492 to 1800) was considered to shrink the world from

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    Essay Length: 669 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: March 22, 2010 By: David
  • A Framework for Thinking Ethically

    A Framework for Thinking Ethically

    As the economic and society develops, social responsibility has become of increasing concern to the business world. This has resulted in growing interaction between governments, businesses and society as a whole. In the past, businesses primarily concerned themselves with the economic results of their decisions. Today, however, a ethnic business is no longer defined by how much money they contributes to charity, but by its overall involvement in activities that improve the quality of people’s

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    Essay Length: 2,516 Words / 11 Pages
    Submitted: February 25, 2015 By: jessicali23
  • A High Involvement Purchase

    A High Involvement Purchase

    Introduction In December of 2002, Nick decided to purchase his girlfriend, of two and a half, years an engagement ring that would symbolize his commitment and dedication to her. Nick and his girlfriend, Karen, met through work where they both were tellers at Wells Fargo Bank in Glendale, Arizona. Karen graduated from Arizona State University with a degree in Economics and is currently working for DeWalt/Black and Decker in Florida. Nick plans on graduating from

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    Essay Length: 3,882 Words / 16 Pages
    Submitted: December 7, 2009 By: regina
  • A Japanese-U.S Comparison of Work-Family Conflict

    A Japanese-U.S Comparison of Work-Family Conflict

    Running head: A JAPANESE-U.S COMPARISON OF WORK-FAMILY CONFLICT A Japanese-U.S Comparison of Work-Family Conflict and Its Effects in the Management of Organizations Abstract In this study, work-family conflict in Japan and the United States is compared and contrasted based on culture, traditions, norms, values, and life styles. The paper will focus on the proposal that Japanese employees are frequently expected to use time after work to socialize with colleagues and clients at bars and restaurants

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    Essay Length: 2,751 Words / 12 Pages
    Submitted: November 30, 2009 By: regina
  • A Leader or Member of the Group

    A Leader or Member of the Group

    In my opinion, it is better to be a leader of a group than to be a simple member although being a leader is a quite responsible job. The ability to be a leader depends much on your personality. Being bossy does not necessarily mean that you are able to become a good leader. On the contrary, being a leader is a quite tough job because it suggests someone with the ability to follow people

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    Essay Length: 251 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 17, 2010 By: Tommy
  • A Lean Decision

    A Lean Decision

    MARKET SIGNS Faster, better, thinner, cheaper. Faster, better, thinner, cheaper. Faster, better, thinner, cheaper. This mantra can be heard around the world as Adult Incontinence (AI) manufactures adapt to an evolving underpad market, one of the key products within the AI market. Underpads are flat absorbent pads used to protect bed linen and chairs. They are made of absorbent material with a fluid-proof backing and may be disposable or reusable. In response to the market,

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    Essay Length: 975 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: March 3, 2010 By: Steve
  • A Letter

    A Letter

    Dear Richard Hilton: I have been following the controversy regarding the proposed mining of Wonder Lake in the Northwest Herald. I understand there are many legal issues associated with this project and have witnessed the battle that Bull Valley has put up to try and stop this project. They have tried to prevent the mining by annexing the undeveloped land needed to set up the dredging operation. However, in a recent Herald article, it

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    Essay Length: 369 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 2, 2010 By: Mike
  • A Letter to the President

    A Letter to the President

    Difficult Decisions Dear President Bush and Congress: I have written you to discuss our national budget and the inherent problems in our fiscal policy. Although I am not the best informed on this subject I think my opinions and ideas are relevant. I have several ideas for both raising more capital and lowering government expenditure. I believe action must be taken on both fronts to curb our national debt before it adversely affects our

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    Essay Length: 334 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 1, 2010 By: Tasha
  • A LITERATURE REVIEW OF THE DOHA DEVELOPMENT AGENDA

    A LITERATURE REVIEW OF THE DOHA DEVELOPMENT AGENDA

    A LITERATURE REVIEW OF THE DOHA DEVELOPMENT AGENDA Introduction The Doha Development Agenda (DDA) is an on going round of WTO negotiations that is tackling issues regarding trade facilitation of agricultural and manufacturing goods, services and further integration of developing and least developing countries. Rodrick (2001) who has been a very vocal critic of the WTO, states that WTO has become more emphasized on maximizing trade rather than the promoting of economic growth. The purpose

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    Essay Length: 1,825 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: May 17, 2011 By: arsuy
  • A Lobbying Strategy for a Community-Based Human Services Organization

    A Lobbying Strategy for a Community-Based Human Services Organization

    A community-based human services organization is liked a uniquely approaching which the objective is meeting human needs through an interdisciplinary knowledge base, focusing on prevention as well as remediation of problems, and maintaining a commitment to improving the overall quality of life of service populations. It is a non-profit organization. Therefore, it heavily relies on secure and stable funding which comes from federal and provincial governments, donations, membership and user fees, etc. And 57% organization

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    Essay Length: 576 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: March 13, 2010 By: Edward
  • A Lomo De Mula

    A Lomo De Mula

    Ferro Medina, Germán. A lomo de Mula. Bogotá. Fondo Cultural Cafetero. 1994, pp. 35 – 87. HIPOTESIS: Las dificultades del transporte de carga dentro del territorio antioqueño, hacían que se mantuviera una economía cerrada, sin embargo con la aparición de las actividades mineras y otras actividades comerciales complementarías así como la búsqueda de comercializar con el exterior hizo que se crearan las redes de caminos y la aparición de sistemas de transportes aptos para la

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    Essay Length: 1,220 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: May 7, 2011 By: phebo
  • A Look at General Motors

    A Look at General Motors

    A Look at General Motors www.gm.com Presented by: Introduction to General Motors: General Motors was founded in 1908 and with the purchase of Buick Motor Company GM grew rapidly. GM continued to purchase Cadillac, Rapid Motor Vehicle, which eventually became the GMC Truck, as well as Oakland Motors now known as Pontiac, and in 1918 Chevrolet was also purchased. In 1919 GM created their General Motors Acceptance Corporation, which allowed the company to provide a

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    Essay Length: 2,990 Words / 12 Pages
    Submitted: March 26, 2010 By: Mike
  • A Marketing Research Study to Determine the Demographical Effect on the Acceptance of Mp3 Technology

    A Marketing Research Study to Determine the Demographical Effect on the Acceptance of Mp3 Technology

    A Marketing research study to determine the Demographical Effect on the Acceptance of MP3 Technology Marketing Research 0509-384-02 Prepared for: Dr. Berhe Habte-Giorgis Prepared by: Jennifer Gray Fred Hodge Jackie Clark Phyllis Walters April 21, 2005 Letter/Memo of Transmittal To: Dr. Berhe Habte-Giorgis Here are the results our research team found regarding demographic effect on the acceptance of MP3 technology. The information enclosed can help assist MP3 companies such as Apple and Nomad in terms

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    Essay Length: 5,707 Words / 23 Pages
    Submitted: April 8, 2010 By: Janna
  • A Monopoly of the Postal Service

    A Monopoly of the Postal Service

    A Monopoly of the Postal Service? In the United States economy most markets can be classified into four different markets structures. But, each and every market in the United States is completely unique from the others. Generally the best type of market structure for the general public is per-fect competition because it creates the lowest possible price for the public. There are some exceptions were perfect competition isn't the best choice for the public on

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    Essay Length: 1,275 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: March 11, 2009 By: July
  • A Murky Outlook for Luxury Goods

    A Murky Outlook for Luxury Goods

    Sales of luxury goods appear to be snapping back after an awful final quarter of 2001, but analysts and consultants who follow the sector warn that several factors cloud the outlook for growth in the coming months and years. . Short-term worries include the recession in Japan and the coincident devaluation of the yen. Further out, concerns exist about the effectiveness of various distribution channels and the risk of brand saturation in the marketplace. .

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    Essay Length: 6,589 Words / 27 Pages
    Submitted: November 27, 2009 By: Yan

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