All papers submitted by Kathleen V.

Kathleen V. studied at Colorado State University, USA, with average GPA 3.64 out of 4.0.

Operational Decision Making at the Rotana Jet Company

Company Description Rotana Jet is an Airline Company in the United Arab Emirates operating both Scheduled Airline and Executive Charter services. Rotana Jet aims at improving its services and connectivity not only to the Arabian Gulf region, but also to the entire world. In its operations, the company has maintained standard benchmarks in order to […]

Fashion of Lebanon

Introduction In the contemporary world, fashion and design has become a major aspect of global culture. Particularly, fashion has flourished in many parts of the world. This reflects change in terms of perspectives and perceptions that fashion in the previous decades elicited. Of particular interest is fashion industry in Middle East and other parts of […]

The Photographic Approaches Towards American Culture of Robert Frank and Gary Winogrand

Photography philosophy Robert Frank was a Swiss born photographer who settled in America and continued his artistic work. Frank practiced many forms of photography and he did photography both for the commercial and fashion purposes and was considered an influential American photographer who was also a mentor to many young American artists. He practiced street […]

Safe Working Environment

The focus of this chapter is to interpret the empirical findings of the survey. The objective of the empirical study was to investigate the safety issues at the workplace on the defined target group. The target group consisted of 100 participants 60 employees and 40 managers. However, only 20 employees and 20 managers were able […]

Research Effect of Environmental Disasters on Human Reproductive Health

Introduction The developed world had undergone industrial revolution from early 1800’s and by 1892; it was in its dying embers focus moving to sophistication and consolidation of industries. Transport routes, education of skilled labour, production technology, management, military prowess and industry expansion were now the fad. In the transport industry, investment was heading into railways […]

Gifted Children

For a long time in history, test-taking and lesson-learning methods have been used as the standards of measurements of a student’s abilities. They have been used to determine cut-off points for students who will make it to the university or four year colleges. However, it is not those who consume knowledge but the creative and […]

Saudi Aramco Organisational Informatics

Introduction The new economy is perhaps the most striking development in business evolution over the last decade. A competitive incentive has risen from the dynamic nature and velocity of the new marketplace for both business organisations and economies in general. Companies are increasingly being required to reconcile and consolidate their business assets, in order to […]

BMW Entry Plan into International Market

Introduction The purpose of this report is to suggest a market entry plan for BMW Group; however, it will propose this company to choose Somalia as a new market to start business operation. This report will discuss the background of the company, strengths, and weaknesses of BMW, market position, global business environment, and economic position […]

“Margin: Restoring Emotional, Physical, Financial, and Time Reserves to Overloaded Lives” by Richard Swenson

Summary of the Book’s Themes, Concepts, and Principles The book “Margin: Restoring Emotional, Physical, Financial, and Time Reserves to Overloaded Lives” by Richard Swenson offers meaningful ideas that can transform the lives of many people. The main theme of this text is that many people lack a margin in their lives. The absence of this […]

Apple Inc. Marketing Mix

Introduction Established in 1976, Apple Inc. has grown to become among the world’s most respected brands (Huimin & Hernandez 2013). The company designs, manufactures and sells consumer electronics. Some of its most successful products include the iPad, iPhone, and iPod. The company’s success has baffled many people because Apple has decreased the market dominance of […]

Information communication technology

Introduction The term ICT, or Information communication technology, refers to communication devices and communication applications. These encompass mobile phones, satellite systems, radio, computers and network hardware, television, etc. ICT is currently among the most important drivers of retail logistics. It has also become an indispensable part of contemporary homes and retail businesses (Kuppusamy and Santhapparaj, […]

Peter Drucker’s Contribution To Management Theory

Drucker’s theories focus on leaders’ commitment of various corporations to make constructive policies on full employment (Yaeger & Sorensen, 2011). He suggested that an organization can make fiscal polices that clearly favor the capitalizations of profits as reserves. Thus, expansion can be financed while being shielded from the risk it entails. In the event that […]

Performance management-RBS CITIZENS

Introduction Performance management is vital for organizational success. This is the process of providing a work environment where employees can enhance their performance by utilizing their full ability. The process begins when an organization identifies and defines the job position. It comes to an end when the worker gets out of the organization. This term […]

Dystopian Social Contract

In order to have more benefits and attain a desired level of personal security, individuals enter into social contracts. However, in a bid to increase safety, personal freedom is diminished. When the diminution is equitable, fairness prevails unlike when one party is exposed to greater diminution of personal freedom, like in Panem. In such a […]

Political Consequences of Globalization

Introduction While there is little consensus on a precise definition, globalization usually refers to a multidimensional process whereby markets, firms, production, and national financial systems are integrated on a global scale (Brawley 2008, p. 12). This definition, however, emphasizes the economic aspects of globalization. Globalization in other areas of life such as communication, has ramifications […]

Approaches to HRM

Introduction Human resource is one of the most important factors in an organisation’s attempt to develop and maintain sufficient competitive advantage. Human resource plays an important role in the operation of business enterprises.1 It also enhances an organisation’s ability to attain its goals and objectives. Findings of previous studies reveal that effective formulation and implementation […]

Change Management as an Essential Tool for Organization

Change management in an organization depends on what people think and how they think about the change to be implemented. Implementing change in an organization is a difficult task. This makes many organizations to refrain from implementing change especially if they are forced into it. In order for an organization to implement change successfully, it […]

The Importance of Human Resource

Introduction One can literary define human resources as the workforce or those individuals working for a certain organization, business entity or economy. It may also refer to a section or department within that organization that deals with the management of those resources, for instance, the hiring of new employees and their training, besides overseeing the […]

Markets, Prices and Price Setting

Introduction The relationship between supply and demand, in terms of markets, prices and price setting, is closely intertwined, a change in one variable results into a corresponding change in other variables. For instance, an increase in price of a commodity in the market might result in a decrease in the demand for that particular item. […]

Decline in Customer Numbers in the ‘Films 4 You’ Company

Introduction and theoretical framework Market research is a form of strategy employed by organizations to gather information about the organization’s customers or the market. It is an important aspect for any organization that is seeking to investigate some of the issues that face the organization. Market research aids in getting vital information in order to […]

Children as Future Consumers

Introduction Materialism and consumerism may not seem like a problem to many, but it defines majority of the current population. The most gullible group is of course the children, whose innocence captures advertisers and marketers, who in turn force parents to spend on the products being sold. There are a variety of factors leading to […]

The Smurfette Principle

The article “The Smurfette Principle” by Katha Pollitt, coins the underlying truth of gender stereotype in the popular culture. She draws her reference from various Children Media literature and finds them to exemplify the impact of media on gender roles. She also points out that almost all television children’s shows (cartoon, movies, and books) contribute […]

White Zombie and The Thing on the Doorstep

Introduction The aim of horror films and books is to cause fear and trepidation while at the same time entertaining and fascinating the viewers and readers. This discussion will look at two works of horror fiction, the film White Zombie by Victor Halperin and the tale The Thing on the Doorstep by H.P. Lovecraft. The […]