All papers submitted by Athena Barber

Athena Barber studied at Texas A&M University, USA, with average GPA 3.03 out of 4.0.

Sustainable Solutions: Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Proposal Vanderbilt University Medical Center is the company proposed for analysis in terms of its profitability, sustainability, and overall effectiveness with the help of different tools such as the SWOT analysis, sustainability analysis, value chain analysis (NetMBA.com, 2007), and a number of other different methods that can contribute to the overall image of the organization. […]

Learning and Behavior

Introduction Learning is a continuous process and has proven to be an important aspect in the lives of human beings. By definition, Akers loosely describes learning as the process through which human beings gain knowledge, skills and expertise that can be applied in day-to-day endeavors (32). Considering the importance of learning, theorists have over the […]

Ethical Consumerism and Twinings Company

Introduction Ethical consumerism has become an integral aspect of the modern economy. Individuals are increasingly making their consumption decisions based on ethical values. Ethical consumerism refers to “the practice of purchasing products and services produced and distributed in a way that minimises social and environmental damage” (Attalla & Carrigan 2001, pp. 560-578). Thus, an ethical […]

The Main problems of Handling Sexual Harassment Cases

Introduction Sexual harassment cases in the workplace are encountered across the world. Sexual harassment reduces quality of work, morale and performance of the workers. Many organizations have enacted workplace policies in order to combat the issue (McCann, 2005). However, the sexual harassment continues to be a major issue in workplaces. The main problem that the […]

Conflict in Syria: Opportunity for Future Democratisation?

Literature Review The literature review seeks to analyse democracy in a conceptual framework that explores the politics of the Arab world against that happening in the rest of the world. In so doing, it seeks to demonstrate the meaning of democracy, explore democracy in the Middle East, while tackling political science’s view on democracy, and […]

‘The Effects of Forgiveness Therapy on Depression, Anxiety and Posttraumatic Stress for Women after Spousal Emotional Abuse’

Summary ‘The Effects of Forgiveness Therapy on Depression, Anxiety and Posttraumatic Stress for Women after Spousal Emotional Abuse’ is a research study conducted by Reed and Enright in 2006. The article evaluates the effectiveness of forgiveness therapy administered to emotionally abused women and compares it to alternative treatments like anger validation and interpersonal skill building. […]

Dove’s Real Beauty Sketches Online Marketing Campaign

Over the last couple of decades, the internet rapidly began to gain popularity and attract more and more users. As a result, it quickly became one of the leading media employed for business, marketing, and shopping. Today, each company or organization that claims to be successful and progressive relies on the internet as the means […]

Plan for Project Implementation

Setting and Room Arrangement Due to the fact that the target audience include students originating from various cultures, it is highly important to invite all students into discussion with leaving no one to be unrecognized. In this respect, a cross-cultural approach should be introduced while forming class groups. In groups with students from different countries, […]

Models and Concepts of Recruitment

Introduction There are various market forces that affect the production of goods and services or the offering of services by an institution. These forces can originate from internal or external influence. The number of employees in a company is subject to change due to some leaving for other jobs, death, retirement, being fired or expansion […]

The Influence of Twitter as a Social Perception Driver in the 2012 U.S. Presidential Election Campaigns

Research Questions One of the most recent surveys by the U.S Department of State indicates that approximately 50% of the American population is actively involved in social networking. However, existing data is inconclusive on the extent to which social networking, especially twitter, has an influence on social perception (Ridout 2013, p.48). This research therefore seeks […]

Cruising in Australia

Introduction The rate at which cruising is growing in Australia is marvellous. In the recent years more Australians are venturing into seas for adventure especially during holidays. The growth rate can be associated with the unique in which people can use destination sampling to tour several tourist attraction sites within a very short time. The […]

How Airline Companies can be corporate social responsible and be profitable?

Introduction In following essay we will discuss the benefits of corporate social responsibility of the airline companies. The essay will look into the corporate social responsibilities that airline companies engage in as well as the benefits of these activities. It will look into how these responsibilities contribute to the profits of the business even though […]

American Cinema – Movie analysis

Introduction The essay is an analysis of American movie titled The Great Escape” released in 1963 directed and produced by Sturges John. It is based on the book written by Brickhill Paul having the same title as the movie. The story line is about allied prisoners of war who are escaping from one of the […]

The Engineering Change on the Shop Floor

From the case study, ‘The Engineering Change on the shop floor’, it is apparent that there is no clear change management framework, which is the core source of the problem. Here, it is important to note that change management is very critical in various aspects of organizational projects aimed at leading, managing, and enabling the […]

Aggression as a Part of Human Nature

Introduction There are many reliable ways, which may give a clear explanation of the term aggression. Some of these explanations consider aggression as a form of human behavior that develops on the base of frustration, as a type of behavior that leads to pain or harm, or as a critical form of existence of any […]

Ethics Problems in Animal Experimentation

The issue of treating animals as equal to humans is one of the most controversial questions related to ethics and morality. Scientists use animals in experiments because this practice can contribute significantly to improving the quality of the people’s life and to developing lifesaving therapies. However, the people’s opinions on the ethical context of the […]

Beauty within the Music

Diana Ross – a personification of beauty. In 2007 the Kennedy Center awarded the gorgeous Diva of pop music, Diana Ross, for her “lifetime achievement in the performing arts” (Lee “Kennedy Center Names Five Artists to Lifetime Awards”). This is only one of numerous rewards which prove the recognition of Ms. Ross as a magnificent […]