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Much Ado about Nothing by Shakespeare

At first sight, Much Ado About Nothing, a play written by Shakespeare, seems to be an ordinary tale about the life of high society with its intrigues, gossips, and love affairs. However, the writer would not have written this comedy unless he had wanted to disclose human vices and satirize the upper class’s passion for […]

TMO Analysis: “Wave and Wind in One”, Emerging Technology by Floating Power Plant

Introduction The study will be focusing on floating power plant (FPP) in respect to technology with wave and wind energy being prioritized. The FPP is considered as the most effective and efficient sources of Kinetic energy. The conversion involves ocean waves. FPP technological manipulation is more pronounced in oceans that have strong currents and waves […]

Human Resource Management at Microsoft

Introduction People who work in an organization or in a company make the human resource of that company. Thus, human resource management is concerned with how people are managed in an organization in order to increase their productivity and profitability (Smith, 2006). Different companies employ different employment strategies since the goods and services companies deal […]

Cultural Hybridization

Introduction Culture involves the beliefs, language, and social habits that define a group. According to Chen (2010), culture influences the way people communicate, and perceive each other. Cross-cultural communication entails the exchange of ideas between people of different origin (Zhang & Xu, 2007). Jandt (2001) noted that cross-cultural communication plays a very critical role in […]

The Six-Day War

Introduction This war is referred to as the Six Day War since it lasted for six days only. Other names, such as the War of 1967, the June War, 1967 Arab– Israel War, and the Third Arab-Israel war are used as well. The war lasted from June 5, 1967 till June 10 by Israel, Egypt; […]

Merger Between Daimler-Benz and Chrysler

Recommendations The failed merger between Daimler-Benz and Chrysler suggests that the integration of large corporations requires in-depth assessment of external risks and possible conflicts within an organization. Provided that these precautions are not taken, even very efficient companies can become stagnant. On the whole, it is possible to make several recommendations on the basis of […]

Main Barriers to Entry

Introduction In recent years, various businesses have been “ripping-off” customers in Britain. Since 1999, the United Kingdom car industry embraced an anti-competitive pricing strategy after the admission of Volvo. Volvo is a leading European car manufacturer. The car dealers entered new agreements to keep car prices extremely high. Most of the car manufacturers in the […]

Talent and Succession Management Strategy

Executive Summary Succession planning strategies have become very important in the current competitive market. There has been a shift of focus in succession planning strategies. Initially, it was a method meant to select the most appropriate chief executives. However, firms currently use it as an approach of selecting the most qualified candidates for various positions. […]

Futuristic Architecture: An Overview

Introduction Architecture is the discipline concerned with the design of buildings and cities. Architects make use of their professional skills to create buildings and spaces that can be utilized for various purposes. The field of architecture has witnessed significant changes over the centuries. Architects have adjusted their practices, form and material to take advantage of […]

The Usefulness of Educational Research

Educational research is the process through which educators evaluate various aspects of education such as student learning, instructional methods, teachers’ training programs and classroom challenges. The main purpose of educational research is to improve the quality of education by solving the problems that are associated with the education system. This paper highlights the usefulness of […]

Consumer Behaviour used to Manipulate Consumers

Introduction The question that is often asked by most business managers today concerns the ability of firms to meet the needs and expectations of customers. Meeting these demands and expectations entails comprehending the marketing environment. This paper explores the value of customer behaviour knowledge on the ability of firms to manipulate the customers. The paper […]

Social Media Networks’ Impacts on Political Communication

Introduction Social media networks have greatly influenced political communication in modern society. Its impact on political activities and governance is especially profound. In the book, the Internet Imaginaire, Patrice Flichy says the development of the internet (social media) is among the most revolutionary processes in modern society (more specifically because the internet has become a […]

Collective Invention during Industrial Revolution

According to Alessandro Nuvolari (348), collective invention refers to a situation where a firm shares its technological know-how with its competitors. Firms share information on concept and functioning of new technologies freely with one another. It was first noted in iron industry of Cleveland in the United Kingdom. Iron producers had new innovations in the […]

The Holy Spirit in Acts

Introduction According to Barclay, it is possibly unfortunate that people so often talk of the events at the day of Pentecost as the coming of the Holy Spirit; they may think that the Holy Spirit came about at that time1. However, this is not actually the case because it is indicated that God is internally […]

A New Marketing Approach for Nollywood: Developing a Global Marketing Strategy

Introduction In order to describe the research methodology for this study, it is important to state the aim. The main aim of this study is to investigate marketing techniques used in Nollywood, as well as how appropriate these techniques are in the global film market. Secondly, the study aims at exploring new marketing techniques through […]

Substitute Goods

Substitute Goods; Pens and Pencils Substitute goods can be defined as those goods that customers views as alternative. They can also be seen as those goods that give consumers similar benefits. In other words, these goods satisfy the same needs. In most cases, the buyer takes several things into consideration before making their final decisions […]

Understanding the Concepts of Collective Teacher Efficacy and Personal Teacher Efficacy

The main challenge of improving students’ academic performance is to define how personal qualities of teachers, as well as the overall school organization influence the educational outcomes. In this respect, personal teacher efficacy is confined to personal conviction that a person is capable enough of producing desired outcomes, regardless of difficulties he/she may encounter. In […]

An Analysis of Marketing Strategies of Local vs. International Brands in the Fast Food Sector

Introduction In this paper, the marketing strategies of two fast food restaurants, McDonald’s and Little Chef, are reviewed and compared to one another. Both companies are in the fast food sector. Little Chef serves customers from only one country while McDonald’s serves clients from different countries across the world, and this creates a significant difference […]

The Importance of Relapse Prevention

Introduction Relapse is widely defined as the failure to maintain any behavioral change in an individual. Therefore, relapse occurs in various sets of behaviors such as alcoholism, smoking, overeating, and sexual malpractices among others (The National Psychologist, 2000, para. 1-2). On the other hand, Relapse Prevention (RP) entails a set of procedures designed to teach […]

Effective Communication Methods

Methods of Communications for Internal and Externals Groups Communication is regarded as the process by which individuals send and receive thoughts, ideas as well as feelings in a manner in which the recipient comprehends the message in its intended form. Thus, communication is taken as a two way process where the binding force is assumed […]

Teacher-Leaders: What they need to know and do to Contribute to School Improvement

Introduction It is a generally accepted fact that the educational system of a society is inseparably tied to the development and future advancement of the community. With these considerations, governments all over the world have made significant investment in the education system. A key component in the system is teachers whose primary role is to […]

Locke and Rousseau’s Arguments in Defense of Liberty

Introduction The social contract theory is one of the most influential theories on how the society is formed and operated. The theory addresses the moral and political obligations that individuals who make up a society have as a result of their interactions with each other. Two of the best known proponents of the social contract […]

Frisk Alloy Wire

Core Competence Defined as “collective learning in the organization, especially how to coordinate diverse production skills and integrate multiple streams of technologies” (Prahalad and Hamel, 1990), the analysis of Frisk Alloy Wire Inc. and Percon illustrates that the company integrated core competence in the production of high performance alloy products. The company employs a combination […]

UK Corporate Governance Code

Introduction There has been change in the global economy due to the changes associated with development. As a result, changes have made it inevitable to redesign the management of the banking system in order to stay afloat in the economic realm. The FRC (Financial Report Council) was to provide regulations that govern the behavior of […]

People with Disabilities and Abuse of people with disabilities and criminal justice

Introduction In the contemporary environment of judicial system, it is common to see more and more people with disabilities taking part, as either offenders or victims than they were years ago. Indeed, according to Williams (1999), people with disabilities are ten times likely to experience violence or abuse than people without disabilities. In order to […]

Implications of Loyalty Program Membership and Service Experiences for Customer Retention and Value

Introduction The article selected for this critique is titled, “Implications of Loyalty Program Membership and Service Experiences for Customer Retention and Value”. The authors of the article are Ruth N. Bolton from the University of Oklahoma, P. K. Kannan, and Matthew D. Bramlett, from the University of Maryland. The article was published in the year […]

Intelligence agency

The formation of a powerful intelligence agency to take care of the matters of military intelligence did not include a plan for coordination of intelligence activities between security agencies (Truman 4). Several decades later, the structure of the office of the DNI was instituted to control the various intelligence authorities that had emerged. However, this […]

Lincoln Electric: Venturing Abroad

Question 1: What are the reasons behind Lincoln Electric being effective or ineffective? Reason for the company being effective: One of the major reasons for Lincoln company success lies in the methodology the company uses to compensate its employees. The compensation system is based on philosophy of development of one potential through a properly defined […]

Technology and Music Industry

Introduction This paper explores the relationship that exists between the music industry and technology. The paper highlights the positive and negative impact of new technological developments on the recording industry. These developments have largely influenced the way music is produced and disseminated. Over the years, technology growth especially in information sector has enabled easier sharing […]