Production management: quality management systems. Case study of IDT Australia limited.

Introduction Historically, manufacturing management concept was coined by Adam Smith in eighteenth century in his contribution to specialization of labor in manufacturing. Adam Smith indicated that industrial jobs can be broken into smaller jobs and laborers were recommended to specialize in areas that they deem perfect, skilled and efficient (Anon, 1998). Accordingly, Fredrick Taylor coined […]

International Marketing Research

A case of cultural penetration on the international market The international market has for the past decades been characterized by high competition among different organizations as they all seek to gain their customers’ loyalty. Such organizations are therefore faced with difficulties especially on maintaining a competition position in the market as they strive to succeed […]

Corporate Social Responsibility

Introduction For the last few decades, corporate social responsibility has received much attention with many organizations accepting and adopting its strategies. Many companies have acknowledged the benefits associated with the strategy. However, the pressure to adopt corporate social responsibility is considered the second most challenging decision in business today. Corporate social responsibility, CSR, is a […]

Business Ethics Discussions

Introduction Social media should not be used to screen potential employees because of the many negatives associated with such. First among these is that such comprise an action which leads to discrimination on the basis of race, gender, among others. Profiles on the social media are rich in personal information. They sometimes include uploaded photos […]

U.S – North Korean relations

The basis of North Korea’s nuclear program The United States should not interfere with North Korea’s nuclear weapon research and development in any way. North Korea is justified to explore into the nuclear weaponry due to its past experiences. Given the early partnership between the U.S and South Korea on International capital, this ended up […]

Management Theories

Background Most management theories and literature tend to present managing as if it is a technical and rational activity. For example, management is presented as a discipline that involves the calm, careful and well considered tasks of planning, organizing, leading and controlling. Such a view certainly helps us to understand some of the tasks managers […]