Case Study Research of SHRM (workforce planning) of Ramsay Health Care

Background information on the problem The problem of ageing workforce is becoming a critical issue of management in Australia. Most organizations in Australia are getting overwhelmed by the issue of a rise in the number of ageing employees. Approximately a third of Ramsay Health Care employees are over 50 years. This denotes the likelihood of […]

Abnormal Psychology

A normal person exhibits the constituents of a normal personality. Anyone with an appropriate perception of reality, self-esteem and acceptance, the ability to exercise voluntary control over their own behaviour, productive and ability to form affectionate relationship is considered normal. On the other hand, a person is termed abnormal when he or she exhibits aspects […]

Ethical Issues on Human Therapeutic and Reproductive Cloning

Introduction Cloning is the process of producing one or more individual animals or plants, whole or in part, that are genetically similar to the original one. Various types of cloning can be undertaken on plants or animals. Human cloning can either be reproductive or therapeutic. Human reproductive cloning, sometimes known as DNA cloning, theoretically involves […]

Culture and International Business

Introduction Various scholars have defined culture differently. Recent researchers define it as the pattern of learned behaviors and outcomes of behavior whose constituent rudiments are collective and spread by members of certain society. Culture entails shared principles, ideologies, value assumptions and beliefs of particular people. Geert Hofstede observes that culture is the combined indoctrination of […]

Regional Trade Agreement

Concept of Regional Integration The term “regional integration” is not easy to define, but attempts to understand it have been made for years. In general terms, regional integration refers to the ‘unification of nation states into a larger whole’ (Viner 1). It has been commonly described as a process that entails a country’s will to […]

Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility

Introduction Corporate social responsibility, which is also referred to as sustainable responsible business or corporate conscience, is a self-regulation mechanism incorporated into the central part of a business. It concerns itself with monitoring and assurance of active obedience with: ethical standards, the general law and the international customs that govern business and non-business activities within […]

Cause and Effect of Cell Phone Usage Among High School Students from U.S. and Middle East

Research design The research design for this research study will be the mixed-method research approach (qualitative and quantitative research). According to Mertler & Charles, 2011, qualitative research relies on narrative data while quantitative research relies on numerical data. The survey research design will generate case-specific data that is necessary to investigate the research objective of […]

Evolution of Cognitive Psychology

Introduction Cognitive psychology is a branch of psychology whereby scientists are motivated to study the underlying mechanisms of the higher mental processes in human beings. Therefore, in relation to other disciplines, cognitive scientists are interested in understanding human perception, decision-making, attention, problem-solving, thinking, and the development of speech among other mental processes (Ruisel, 2010, p. […]

Ford Automobile Strategic Business Model

Introduction A business model refers to a company’s plan in respect of how it projects to profit from its operations currently and in the future. Therefore, a business model entails a unique procedure of determining the fundamental elements necessary for achieving the strategic business goals (Chesbrough, 2007). In essence, a business model encompasses all the […]

Innocence and Justice: The Comparison of Characters from Shen Congwen and Huang Chun-ming’s Works

The paper argues that the female character described in Shen Congwen’s “Hsiao-hsiao” can be compared with the male character of Huang Chun-ming’s “The Drowning of an Old Cat” because of the observed similarities in the characters’ visions of innocence and justice. It is important to focus on this issue because the comparison of the female […]

Entrepreneurship: An Emirati Perspective

Encouraging private entrepreneurship in the highly competitive environment of a globalized market is not an easy task; however, by addressing the current economical, political and financial issues efficiently in order to encourage the progress of private entrepreneurship and introduce European and American standards into public and private entrepreneurships, the government of UAE will be able […]

Real Cool Cycle

Introduction Real Cool Cycle is a leading bike manufacturing company in Erehwon. The company manufactures bikes for the local market. The main brands manufactured by this company are RGE bike and RC_ROCKHOPPER. The company was established by the government and its only competitor is MTC. Government policies and support has enabled this company penetrate the […]

Dissecting the American Society: Baltimore, Fear and the Fight for Life

Introduction Baltimore seems to have gained a rather bad reputation among the residents of the USA over the past few years. The so-called “drunk business” (SUPERTIMENEWS 8:50), as well as other illegal types of money making, which some parts of Baltimore are nowadays notorious for, clearly needs to be investigated and dealt with once and […]

Methamphetamine Abuse and Foster Placement

Abuse of methamphetamine by pregnant women is a major cause of concern among health practitioners due to the effects of prenatal and postnatal exposure of children to the drug. Scientific research on effects of prenatal methamphetamine exposure illustrates adverse effects of the drug on the gestational age and birth weight. Children of methamphetamine addicts exhibit […]

The American People to 1865

Introduction In the seventeenth century, many Africans were enslaved and transported to America as farm workers. During this period, planters from Virginia and some parts of South Carolina relied on African slaves to help in farm activities such as clearing the farmland to harvest and storing of the products. Since this labor force was cheap, […]

Attractive and Unattractive Industries

While having the potential for greater profit attractive industries have a far greater degree of market competition resulting in the erosion of a firm’s economic performance as compared to companies that exist in unattractive industries where through the development of innovative products and services a market dominant position can be reached with fewer problems related […]

Social Rules

All people live in the society and they are to subject to the rules of this society. Living in the modern world, many Europeans and Americans are unable to understand how other nations, especially those who live in the Far and the Middle East. At the same time, looking at the social changes and the […]

Blue Mountain Resorts

Introduction Blue Mountain Resort is a successful ski resort in Canada. The company has shown considerable increase in its activities due to its lucrative business plan. In 1991, the company hired a new human resource manager. The new manager noted that despite the fact that the company was profitable, its reputation was beginning to suffer. […]

Organizational Behavior

Introduction Organizational behavior involves studies of interpersonal management process, dynamics of an organization and behavior that contribute to success of an organization (Wright, 1997). The outward picture that a company demonstrates is contributed much to by individual’s behavior in any organization. Therefore, it is very important to nurture excellent behavioral practices that can lead to […]

Marketing Channels

Porters five forces tool is a recommended tool used to analyze and comprehend areas considered crucial in every business. It helps business to analyze its competitive position, and strength the future business wants to progress. When a business identifies where the power is, it can take the fair advantage of a situation of strength and […]

Correlation Study of the Relationship Between Individual Resilience, Hope, Stress and Humour

Introduction Individual dynamism is a critical phenomenon within an organization. It is crucial to adjust appropriately to the challenging situations that might engulf an organization. This is advisable to ensure that the attitude, approach, and performance of individuals remain apposite and competitive within the organization. Precisely, the matter considers the aspects of resilience at an […]

Relationship of religion and politics in India before independence

Introduction The state of India was subdivided in 1947 based on religious beliefs. This partitioning established two states namely India and Pakistan. Pakistan was predominantly occupied by Muslim faithful’s while India was occupied by a population which subscribed to the Hindu religion. However, even though religion has been a significant central factor in the growth […]

Obama’s Health Care Reform and Utilitarian Theory

Introduction Ethics is one of the five branches of philosophy that deals with human character and how humans conduct themselves in the society. Since humans have freedom of doing various activities that benefit them, ethics is essential because it defines their character and conduct. Essentially, ethics systematically assesses human activities with a view of establishing […]

Antwone Fisher’s Problem from the Cognitive Behavioral Theory Perspective

Translating the life stories of real people into feature films is one of the most challenging tasks. However, when directed the right way, such movies can reveal a treasure trove of psychological insight. By basing the psychological twists of the movie on the principles of the Cognitive Behavioral Theory, the director and the cast managed […]

Learning Experience Interviews

Description of Role and Function of Patients Record Mangers and Chart Coders Effective patient records management is indispensible to coordinating and controlling operations within our medical center. Each patient should be registered and, as a result accurate information should be included into our computer database. Our director of patient records is aware of the roles […]

Using Technology Tools and Media

Introduction Today, in the 21st century, substantial empirical research has shown that the only way to improve student learning and training is to move away from teacher-centered, standardized paradigm predicated upon time-oriented student progress to the learner-oriented, customized paradigm predicated upon attainment-based student progress (Aslan & Reigeluth, 2013). Research-based innovations, according to these authors, are […]

Three Worlds of IT

This article dwells upon the use or rather effective exploitation of IT. First, the author states that three categories of IT exist (McAfee 3). These are function IT, network IT and enterprise IT. The researcher provides a precise description of the three categories. It is necessary to note that this classification can be very effective […]

Teams and Communication in Healthcare

Introduction The article, titled “Importance of Good Teamwork in Urgent Care Services”, makes reference to a case study to investigate the topics of teamwork and communication in a London emergency department (ED) resuscitation unit, and also to draw conclusions regarding the factors that might inhibit and encourage effective communication, leadership, interaction and collaboration among team […]

Personal Productivity Self-Assessment

Summary Personal productivity assessment is the starting point for improving one’s work effectiveness and efficiency. Self-assessment is important in identifying one’s strengths as well as self-defeating habits that hinder an employee from reaching optimum productivity. A higher score on the test indicates greater efficiency in workload and time management. The writer’s score on the test […]

Leadership and Healthcare

Leadership is often associated with the business world. However, it has been acknowledged that it is crucial in any field and in any aspect of people’s lives. Healthcare is one of the fields where leadership is essential, as it has a positive impact on patients’ healing process (Laschinger, Wong, Cummings and Grau, 2014). It is […]

Instagram as Tool for Social Science Research

In the recent decades, advancements in technologies have dramatically changed the research process across all disciplines. Some of these innovations have revolutionized research with titanic and far-reaching implications. The internet, for instance, has made it easy to access information and communicate across long distances. Some of these innovations are slightly less revolutionary but with tremendous […]