All papers submitted by Chr0n0mancer

Concerns of Being a Counselor

Introduction Counseling is a client-oriented practice that aims at solving patients’ problems or helping them live positively with the problems. For a beginner in this profession, several concerns may surface before a counselor gets the flow of things. While taking part in a self-inventory about the concerns of novices in counseling, I found it difficult […]

Economic Effects of the European Union on the 2004 Accession Countries

Abstract Ever since its inception, the European Union has gone through several changes. Originally, the founders’ motivation was to free Europe from the plaguing wars that devastated lives and properties. Nations geographically located within Europe and even those questionably considered European, aspire to become members. This paper focuses the discussion on the ten European countries, […]

Global Warming Analysis

Introduction Global warming is a term used to refer to an increase in atmospheric and oceanic temperature due to increased release of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere. According to research conducted over the years, “the Earth’s mean surface temperature has increased by about 0.8 degrees Celsius, with about two-thirds of the increase occurring since 1980” […]

Medical Anthropology

Introduction The increased participation by medical anthropologists in medical research and public health in the recent past has seen medical anthropology become an important area of study among anthropologists. It is therefore not surprising that the increasing number of medical research projects and public health interventions that involve medical anthropologists or that are closely related […]

The Operations Plan: Non-Profit Religious Music Promotion

Introduction Efficiency is very critical in the spheres of quality assurance as part of the company’s operations management strategy. Customers across the globe are keen on efficiency and quality of services they receive from companies and would quickly change preferences on the basis of perceived quality. It is necessary that businesses ensure that efficiency and […]

News Stories Analytics

Newspapers are a means through which information is conveyed to the reader. However, there are different facets that are involved while conveying messages to the reader. The Washington Post is an example of a newspaper which will be used in this context for analysis with regard to “Philadelphia Escalated its Conflict with an Anarchist Group”. […]

McDonald’s Restaurant

Fast food businesses managed to survive the global financial crisis that the entire world faced since 2007. However, the fast food businesses too began to suffer the consequences of the crisis. In 2009, some fast food chains closed some of their branches as they posted low sales levels. McDonald’s, Yum Brands, KFC and Pizza Hut […]

The Decision-Making Process and Its Models

Abstract Consumer behavior is a subject of interest in the global marketplace, including the hospitality industry. The consumer decision-making process has been studied for many years and several models developed to try and explain how the consumers arrive at their purchase decisions (Barsky and Labagh, 1992). The marketers are required to understand their consumers and […]

Nestle’s Baby Formula and Third World Countries

Nestle’s Baby Formula Controversy Nestle’s baby formula marketing in Third World countries has become a conventional case which illustrates social responsibility and business ethics. The company entered the market of Third World countries without changing its strategies and marketing techniques. This was one of the company’s major faults which led to the international scandal and […]

Event Concept Plan

Overview of the Special Event There is a space of about 1500 square feet outside the Stamford Residences and this will be used for selling casual apparels to the middle class. The retailing event will target young people between the ages of 21 years and 35 years, who are evidently thrilled by designer and casual […]

Developing price policy

Introduction Pricing of products and services is of fundamental importance in the four elements of marketing mix that generates profit for business enterprises. According to Boone and Kurtz (2011), the factors that influence the price of commodities and services can be categorized as external and internal. Pricing thus, is more than just simple calculations of […]

New-Product Pricing Strategy: Ipad

The introduction of the iPad to the market came at the backdrop of a successful launch of the iPhone. The iPhone was barely out of the introductory stage when the iPad 1 was launched. The second generation iPad has recently been launched. Sometimes it is hard to define the stage in product life cycle apple […]

Reflection on the Incentive Pay Paper

Executive Summary Polaroid Company was founded in the year 1943 by Edwin Land. The company was mainly involved with instant photography, a kind of its own which has not been experienced in the period before. Since its foundation, the company had experienced tremendous growth with new innovations that made photography even easier. Such innovations include […]

News of the Ethics and Social Responsibility

Introduction The traditional business dictum “everything that undergoes measurement matters” has been of great application in concerns of ethics and social responsibility. If information and metrics become combined with innovation and intelligibility, ethics and social responsibility on concerns of the community can be rapidly replaced with fact-anchored study and argument. Like Apple Inc., Nike Inc. […]

John Stuart Mill

Introduction John Stuart Mill was a famous English philosopher. Mill contributed a lot to political economy, political theory, and social theory. Most of Mill’s ideas have reshaped people’s ideas regarding politics, justice, economics, and happiness. Capaldi (21) writes that his influence came from his father and Jeremy Bentham. As a child, his father encouraged him […]

Ethical Issue in Nuclear War

Nuclear war is a significant phenomenon in the entire world. Ethically, the destructive potential of the current nuclear materials and weapons remains an eminent threat to the entire public (Deane-Drummond & Manley 2010, p. 14). This paper identifies the ethical dilemma notable in the nuclear weapons and medicine in general. Analytically, it is notable that […]

Ethical Issues in the School

Robert is a disruptive student whose case raises several ethical concerns. The first one is that he does not follow school rules and regulations as a student. He is also disobedient and bullies other students in class. Teachers do not expect their students to behave in such a manner hence the behaviour portrayed by Robert […]

Cosmetic Testing on Animals

Introduction Cosmetics have become a multi-billion dollar industry with millions of consumers around the world. Items such as lipsticks, lip gloss, eye shadow, concealers, moisturizers, skin whiteners, blush, and an assortment of other products are bought on a daily basis by female consumers in order conform to the current societal view of beauty. However, the […]

Suppression of Flammable/Combustible Liquids in Storage Tanks

Introduction The use, storage, and handling of flammable liquids or chemicals require appropriate measures to protect people from fires or explosions. Experience has proven that poor safety practices when handling combustible or flammable liquids can be a major cause of explosions or fires that can cause injuries and at times death (Hildebrand and Gregory 21). […]

Workplace Stress Problem

Stress Stress is the harmful and natural response that occurs when something unexpected happens that is against to the victim’s nature (Stress in the workplace, 2007). Workplace Stress Workplace is the physical and injurious reaction that happens as soon as there is a poor and destructive match between the job demands and your expertise, reserves, […]

Consumerism is Beneficial to U.S Society

Consumerism thrives on the notion that individuals should have what they want in excess. This has led to a situation in which consumers acquire products in constantly increasing quantities. Perceived classiness appears to be the driving force of consumerism. That is, consumption of luxury products is thought to elevate a consumer’s social class. Consumerism thrives […]