All papers submitted by Alicia R.

Globalisation and E-Commerce

Several Australian businesses have managed to achieve an edge in e-commerce. These businesses success has had an impact in the international market and affected other Australian businesses. Liquid animation, Long Tall Clothing, Hot Bods Creatures, and Computer design marine are some of the business entities that have managed a significant recognition in e-commerce, resulting to […]

Popular Culture. Madonna

Introduction Popular culture plays an imperative role in individuals’ daily lives. Actually, popular culture encompasses a wide assortment of ideas. For instance, texts, products as well as practices are aspects enjoyed by many people. In general, popular culture refers to both the conventional and contemporary observations as well as beliefs that make up the daily […]

Management of Behaviour in Organisations: A Case Study of Organisational Conflicts in Grand Hotel Excelsior

Abstract The current paper has one major objective. The objective is the critical analysis of the potential inter-departmental and intra-departmental conflicts at The Grand Hotel Excelsior. Organisational conflicts are not a myth, but a reality in almost every department in an organisation. In this essay, the author discussed the factors leading to conflicts within Grand […]

The stickK.com Website

Action Learning Project Managers often need to make decisions in challenging situations and with references to the ideas of managerial economics. In this case, it is possible to succeed in developing an effective solution to a problem while focusing on a six-step decision-making model (McGuigan, Moyer & Harris 2013, p. 24). The purpose of this […]

Suzlon Energy Case

Five Industry Issues The following are the five main industry issues that affect Suzlon. This report further analyses them in the section below under the PESTLE analysis. The first issue is political; the existence of positive policies for encouraging the growth of renewable energy section. This is a positive aspect that ensures continuous growth of […]

Apple Inc in a Global Environment

Macro and Micro Frameworks Analysis and Evaluation The External Environment Technology changes have greater influences on Apple Inc operations. Changes in technology are rapid and highly unpredictable. Every year, technology product manufacturers develop improved electronic components and provide them at relatively cheaper prices. Such new electronic components have allowed technology firms to compete on innovation […]

The Bariatric Surgery Center

The Veteran Health Administration (VHA) requires healthcare providers to inform their patients of any adverse side effects resulting in the course of the care (Pozgar 1). The patient has a right to be informed of any harm associated with surgical procedure and whether the side effects are immediate or come up later on (Pozgar 2). […]

Is Attention Deficit Disorder a Real Disorder? When Medicine Faces Controversial Issues

Among the most complicated mysteries of the universe and human nature, the question concerning the way in which a human brain or, to be more exact, human nervous system, works seems to be the hardest to answer. Despite the fact that in the present-day world, a lot of complicated questions in the sphere of medicine […]

Strategic Management of Organizations

Organizational structure Structure generally means the framework on which an organization is built and functions that keep the organization going. Organizational structure is the operating guideline that informs the members or workers how the organization works. Structure explains the way members are received, how leaders are chosen, and the process of decision-making. Organizational structure explains […]

Corporate Training in American Express

American Express is an organization with international operations that provides products and services that aim at improving the wellbeing of people worldwide. It strives to attain customer satisfaction in all its business processes. Hence, the company is committed to improvement of the capacities of all its workers. The company developed a knowledge and control program […]

Factors affecting employees’ performance

Introduction The depths of individual human beings as well as their devotion to deliver tremendous output in the operation of an organisation contribute immensely in the competitive ability of the firm. In fact, the performance levels of an organisation’s personnel play significant roles in increasing competitive advantage of the firm. Several factors affect employees’ job […]

Concept of Timmon’s Model in Business

Introduction Timmon’s model constitutes a framework that explains the entrepreneurship process, from the identification to the eventual evaluation of venture potentials. The entrepreneurship process, as defined by Timmon, helps in ascertaining whether new business models are viable and emphasising the rigor within opportunity assessment. The most important aspect of the Timmon’s model is the fact […]

Telco Company Case Study: Choosing between the Loyal Customers and Cutting the Costs for Logistics

Changing the company’s strategy is a major step that needs to be considered closely, especially if it concerns such an important issue as the company’s relationships with its clients – or, to be more exact, the financial aspect of its relationships. No matter what steps the company decides to take, they must be justified so […]

NetFlix Support Services

Background NetFlix provides streaming services to its customers in various countries including the United States of America, United Kingdom, and Sweden among others (Bell & Koren, 2007). Customers have issues that need attention from the service providers through support services. In light of setting up the support services, they have to consider the needs of […]

Concepts of Components Theory

Introduction Concepts are important in any research study. They are utilized to develop nursing theories. In essence, nursing theories originate from concepts. To achieve theory development, concepts must be defined. Additionally, they must be refined to establish connection with the theory. This paper will explore conceptual components of theory. Conceptual components of theory Components form […]

Market for eco-friendly hotels

The hospitality industry is increasingly adopting green strategies as part of its corporate strategy. This need stems from the realization, among hotel owners, that they have a part to play in making the world more sustainable. Perhaps another key driver that is primarily responsible for this move is response to customer needs. Buyers, now more […]

Russia’s Entry into the World Trade Organization

Introduction Discussions of the opportunities and obstacles presented by Russia’s accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO) have been ongoing ever since the country entered into negotiations aimed at securing its membership of the world body in July 1995 (Sabelnikov 345; Afontsev 7). It is the aim of this paper to critically discuss the opportunities […]

Marketing and Strategic Plan: Hope Network Hospital

Healthcare organizations should use powerful marketing strategies in order to realize their goals. Marketers should also be aware of the unique needs of different individuals in every targeted location. Every population can be divided into different segments. Singh (2009) believes that “a proper marketing approach should consist of different strategies in order to attract members […]

The Issues of Privacy, Targeted Advertising, and Consumer Trust

Today the successful development of many modern industries depends on the effective advertising. That is why advertisers try to use all the opportunities to present the information about their goods to the public. Tendencies of using the Internet resources as a source for setting ads are in a constant progress. Thus, the Internet and online […]

Assimilation of Spirituality in Hong Kong Clinical Practice

Introduction Canada and Furman define spirituality as the heart of helping, which entails act of empathizing and caring for another human being. It is having the pulse of compassion that drives the energy of service delivery. There is a tie between spirituality and healing. Spirituality is the driving force of the social workers and strengthens […]

Assessing Psychological constructs with multiple methods, and assessing multiple expressions

Introduction Multi-trait multi method is a type of research which provides an approach to assessing construct validity in a set of measures in a study. Construct validity is how well a test measures to its claim; it seeks agreement between the theory and the test. It has two sub categories which are convergent and discriminant; […]

Gestalt and TA Concepts in Personal development and Therapy Process

Introduction Gestalt and TA concept have been widely recognized for their role in psychotherapy. In this context, they provide the therapist with a framework which can be used to help their patients overcome mental problem and issues. As result, personal growth and development is likely to be attained. Their significance is illuminated by the fact […]

Culture as an Issue in Knowledge Sharing

Over the past few decades, the business world has experienced various challenges as pertaining to cultural diversity competition, consumer loyalty, technology, scarcity of resources and the most recent one; globalization. As a result, most organizations have been forced to change the way they do business in order to survive these challenges. Under such circumstances, the […]

Brand Management

Introduction Principle products account for a sizeable percentage of a company’s profits. Companies use various strategies to improve the competitiveness of their products. Branding is one of the major strategies that companies use to improve the competitiveness of their products. Brand recognition makes customers associate with the product.1 Companies may employ several branding strategies. A […]

The Encounters of Illegal Mexican Immigrants

Introduction Illegal immigration is regarded as the most controversial political issue in the current American society. Amidst recent globalization trends, many people have had no option but to leave their families and cross the border to U.S.A for greener pastures. In addition, some have crossed the border because of the desire to live the idealized […]

Comparison and Contrast Assignment on “Paradoxical effects of presentation modality on false memory,” article and “Individual differences in learning and remembering music.”

The differences and similarities in remembering visual and auditory items are carried out in two researches, “presentation modality on false memory,” and “learning to remember music”. Although the aim of both experiments targets the mental capacity or the faculty of retaining and recalling, it is quite clear that it is challenging to determine which of […]