All papers submitted by Carissa E.

Carissa E. studied at Elon University, USA, with average GPA 3.49 out of 4.0.

The Comparison of Montessori Education and a Regular Mathematics Program in Kindergarten

Every student has special skills and learning needs. According to Gardener’s theory of multiple intelligences, children can gain knowledge in various ways because they have different capabilities and competences. Teachers often fail to identify these capabilities in part because of the conventional teaching methods that they use in kindergartens. The goal of this study is […]

When the Fate of the Company Hangs by a Thread: the Significance of the Leader and the Choice of an Adequate Leadership Style

In the modern world, becoming a leader is often viewed as the pinnacle of a person’s career and the goal that one must strive for. However, very few people actually know what being a leader means and what responsibilities it involves. In fact, one will definitely have hard times even trying to define what leadership […]

Hotel/Resort Development and Management

Yield management in hotels Yield management is a concept that hotels adopt to maximize their revenues by allocating available rooms to the right guests. Yield management has changed the way hotels are managed through the use of websites. The management makes use of structured reward systems.According to a study by Ahmad (2005) a hotel can […]

Abbas Ibn Firnas Biography

Ibn Firnas was born during the rise and development of Islam in the Middle East. He was a member of the Berber community that was ruled by the Umayyad Caliphate. “The exact date of his birth is not clear, but he lived from 810 to 887 A.D”. Since his childhood, Ibn Firnas keenly observed his […]

Important Problem of Cybersecurity Simulations

Introduction Cybersecurity has become an important problem in today’s Internet networked world because of the increasing range of attacks perpetrated on the networks, making organizations such as DTL Power Corporation to develop countermeasures by training technical people with the skills necessary to respond to such threats effectively. One training approach was through simulations that were […]

Citizen Participation in the Budgetary Accountability

Introduction Citizens’ participation in the budgetary and financial processes is aimed at ensuring good governance, provision of public goods and general accountability1. There are three fundamental reasons behind the attempts to increase citizens’ participation in the matters of governance and policy-making. First, civil society and non-governmental organizations (NGO’s) are increasingly calling for the participation of […]

VC Brakes Company

Introduction VC Brakes specialises in manufacturing aftermarket brake components that are used in commercial and passenger vehicles. The firm has attained steady growth since its inception in 1985 despite the intense competition from Japanese firms. Lantana Industrial acquired VC Brakes in 1998, which specialised in aftermarket and original equipment. Lantana adopted a hands-off approach in […]

Social Exchange and Expectancy Theory Effects in Human Resource Development

Introduction Before looking at the effects of both social exchange theory and expectancy theory on human resource development, it will be paramount to, first, describe what the theories are all about. Social exchange theory is actually both a social psychology and a perspective of sociology that debunks the social changes and also the stability as […]

The Cross-Cultural Issues of Managing Ethically Within a MNC

Introduction The purpose of this paper is to investigate the diverse approaches to managing the cross-cultural issues among the operation of MNCs and to identifying how successfully they are managing ethically to gain organisational objectives while the paper also aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of the process of their Managing Diversity. Due to global nature […]

What role should business and government play in advancing the sustainability?

Introduction Recent trends in the business world have raised concerns as to whether businesses and countries will be able to successfully have resources to sustain production in the future. Issues of environmental pollution and depletion of resources have led governments, leading industrial companies and even regulatory bodies together with other organizations like the United Nations […]

Racial Profiling Towards Arabs in America

Introduction Profiling is a strategy used by law enforcement officers to pursue criminals based on similar characteristics, history or repetitive behavior. It becomes racial profiling when race is involved. Before the September 11th, 2001, terrorist attack in the United States, the Arabs and other immigrants living in America had the benefit of being treated as […]

Elements of SMART goals

The process of setting goals is integral to the strategic planning process (Berkowitz, Fredrick, Roger, Steven and William, 1998); this is because goals are very important to an organization because they help in controlling the planning process, motivate individuals and teams effort towards a common goal. They also enable a consistent approach on all the […]

Stop Aid to Africa

Most of foreign aid to Africa is aimed at promoting democracy in governments. Numerous donor agencies spend huge budget annually to fund democracy related programs in Africa. These programs include; elections support, strengthening of parliament, judicial and political parties and fostering growth and power of civil society organization such as labor unions and women human […]

Early intervention programs

Abstract The number of children whose academic, social and intellectual life is affected due to mental and developmental conditions is on the rise. Most of these conditions develop to uncontrollable levels because of ignorance or negligence. The many myths surrounding mental or developmental conditions are a major cause of families of affected children to develop […]

History of Palouse Industries

Introduction Palouse Industries is a society-based non-profit organization that focuses on enhancing the lives of people suffering from diabetes together with their families all over Latah as well as Whitman Counties. The organization is committed to serving individuals with diverse abilities and skills across the world. The mission statement of Palouse Industries entails providing employment, […]

Mortgage and Housing Act in the U.S

Introduction It is pointed out that, “in its preamble to the 1949 Housing Act, Congress declared its goal of ‘a decent home in a suitable living environment for every American family’” (Schwartz 1). In the course of over the last six decades, beginning from the time this legislation was passed, the U.S Federal Government has […]

Role of Religion in Politics

Religion and politics are closely related mainly because political leaders are also considered temporal leaders. However, the form of religion, as well as the region, is the main variable that must be taken into consideration when analyzing the relationship between the two concepts. In the traditional society, religion had a tremendous effect on politics, but […]

Diffusion of innovation

Diffusion of innovation describes how a new idea, behavior, or item (an innovation) is disseminated to a population in a given period of time through specific avenues of communication (Rogers, 2003). Innovations are not always adopted even when they have obvious and clear-cut advantages and Rogers (2003) identifies four factors of diffusion: time, the social […]

When the State Trembled by Reinhold Kramer

Introduction Kramer & Mitchell’s when the state trembled focuses on issues that resulted from the Winnipeg strike that took place in 1919. Though there were other strikes in the history of Canada, the Winnipeg General strike of 1919 was very influential as it formed the basis for many of the reforms that took part in […]

Earthquakes as a Cause of the Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Introduction Most of the natural disasters are associated with various risks such as aftershocks, stress, anxiety and depression as well as post traumatic stress disorder. An earthquake is among the many natural disasters that are associated with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). It is a condition characterized by anxiety and is triggered by experiencing or […]

Software Solutions in Web Design

In web design, there are numerous solutions, both open source and proprietary, developed for use by the designers. This has seen the quick evolution in design technologies and elegance. According to Jacobson (2007), among the available solutions is Joomla, which is an open source, content management system. Joomla is a powerful tool that enables web […]