All papers submitted by Nelson Mclean

Nelson Mclean studied at Clarkson University, USA, with average GPA 3.12 out of 4.0.

Supervision in Public Schools

Public schools can be categorized into primary, secondary schools as well as post secondary institutions authorized for or open by the government to all children. Supervision is a vital activity that public schools management ought to practice in order to ensure smooth running in the school (Christian 1987). In the public schools, supervision is a […]

Robert Altman. Global Popular Culture

Throughout the course of recent decades, the rise of a global popular culture and the manner in which it is being reflected by movies have been discussed from a variety of different sociological perspectives. As a rule, the individuals that discuss this particular socio-cultural phenomenon do agree that the emergence of such a culture has […]

Cimabue’s “Madonna Enthroned”

Introduction The artwork in question is entitled Madonna Enthroned. It was created between 1280 and 1290 by Cimabue of Florence (Davies et al. 283). It is tempera on panel and the dimensions of the artwork are 3.9 x 2.2 m (Davies et al. 283). It is also necessary to note that the artist used gold […]

Homelessness in Canadian Society

Canada is a developed country with a prosperous economy. Out of the 30 million people living in Canada, a massive 80% live in the urban areas. In the last 11 years, Canada has realized national budget surpluses as noted by the Organization for Economic Development and Co-Operation (Gaetz 21). Canada also has a strong and […]

Treatment of Sexual Dysfunction

Design and Methods Used In the Study A study by Aversa et al. to establish the effects of the drug vardenafil on obese men with sexual dysfunction uses all male obese subjects attending the outpatient unit of the health facility (2012). Exclusion criteria for participants include patients on certain medications such as antidiabetic, cardiovascular, statin, […]

Strategic Audit: Home Depot Inc.

Current Situation Home Depot Inc has grown tremendously since its inception back in the 1970’s when it was formed by three business executives who had left Handy Dan Stores. Then the company had only one store and annual earnings of $ 23M; however now the company has grown and is one of the largest retailer […]

Implementation, Strategic Controls, and Contingency Plans

Introduction Tiffany Company is a renowned corporation that started its operations in the year 1837. The company’s core mission is to provide quality rings and luxury brand items that are associated with romance, quality and style. Since its inception, the company has recorded a remarkable growth financially and structurally. The growth in performance is attributable […]

History of General Motors

General Motors (GM) is a multinational corporation with its headquarters situated in Detroit Michigan. The company’s history dates back a couple of decades and entails a broad range of industrial activities worldwide. General Motors’ history delves in “motorized transportation, engineering and manufacturing” (Barnhoorn, 2012, p. 45). The company was established in 1908 as a holding […]

Frito Lay Sun Chips Case Analysis

Overview The US market of snacks is highly competitive. It is possible to identify three categories of competitors that operate on different levels: national, regional and private. Introduction of a new product is a challenging process as it requires significant investment and it has been estimated that only 1% of new items generate over $25 […]

Value and Risk Management in the Chinese Construction Industry

Executive Summary Value and risk management is a critical component in managing construction projects in the construction industry. It is a process which when integrated into the procurement phases improves and increases project value, enables project managers identify and reduce unnecessary expenditure, optimising resources, enables mangers and stakeholders generate creative ideas, and provides a framework […]

Starbucks Corporation’s Finances

Overview Started as a single retail store in coffee business at Seattle, Washington in 1971, Starbucks Corporation now (as of July 1, 2012) has 17,615 coffee chain retail stores spread across 60 countries with a loyal customer base of several millions. The Company’s mission is ‘inspiring and nurturing ‘of humanity through serving coffee. At the […]

Team Work in Nairobi County

One of the key pillars of organizational success is team work; which refers to a working relationship characterized by people working together towards the same target or objective. One benefit of being able to assign tasks to team members is that it enables the manager to consolidate the efforts, skills and abilities of the team […]

Managing for the Future: The Coca-Cola Company

Introduction Every institution in the world needs to manage its resources and capacity to ensure its success in the future. The current business scenario is characterised by increased business turbulence, speedy changes in the environment, market changes, unpredictability of employees, competition, and new worldviews. It is therefore clear that investors in the business world do […]

Heritage Tourism

Tourism was voted as the option that has attracted most people in their leisure times. In the recent years, tourism has gone up by 9.3% that in the 1980’s in that in the year 2011 alone there was more than 983 million tourists who toured different sites across the world (Edinburgh Tourism Action Group 2012). […]

Religious Extremism and Islam

Religious extremism cropped up from diverse Islam’s Jihad teachings. The research focuses on the reasons for the religious extremism. The research centers on the different interpretations of the Koran’s Jihad verses. Religious extremism precipitated from some Muslim religion devotees’ diverse interpretation of Koran’s Jihad verses. Initially, Paul Heck1 stated Islamic extremism centers on two aspects […]

Apple Case Study

At the end of 2009, Apple adopted a differentiation strategy which was based on the ability of the company to provide innovative and high-quality products. Furthermore, the company should continue to compete in the personal computer industry. To a great extent, these responses are mostly based on the financial performance of Apple at the end […]

Video business case report

Executive summary AcQuire Technology Solutions, which is an Australian-based organisation, operates in the global market within the IT industry where it offers various technology solutions to its consumers inform of services and product innovations. Mr. Warren Cook, the company’s CEO, is worried that the company may suffer again from global financial crises, having not yet […]

Comparitive Study of Two Multi National Corporations

Abstract Wal-Mart Company and London Cake Company are the chosen multinational corporations for this analysis. In analyzing the two companies, the main focus will be centered on how these multinational corporations differ in terms of the way they treat workers as well as employees from various countries. Under this analysis, the paper will also focus […]

Religion of the Founding Fathers and the Role of the First Amendment in the Separation of the Church and the State

Unlike the Puritan Fathers, who established the religious freedom in American in 1639, the Founding Fathers were among the pioneers who managed to fix the place of religion in the United States. In this respect, Lambert writers, “their bequests were the ideas of separation of church and state and the free exercise of religion extended […]