Political Globalization in India

Introduction Globalization is defined as the process through which trade and investment barriers are gradually eliminated. It is aimed at achieving efficiency in economic activities by initiating competitiveness while attempting to improve social and economic development. However, there are many misconceptions about the concept. The concept has been in existence for a long period of […]

Gender Equality

The struggle for gender equality has been going on for a long time. It can be said that there has been notable developments in the attempt to narrow the gap between men and women. Nevertheless, gender equality is far from reality. This assertion is especially true in Third World counties and even in emerging economies […]

Negotiation in Construction Industry Disputes: UAE Situation

Introduction This chapter presents the background of the study, statement of the problem, objectives of the study and research questions. It also presents the significance of the study, limitations and conceptual framework of the study. Background of the study An overview of the construction industry In a global context, construction industry constitutes one of the […]

Why there are Few Women in Telecommunications Industry in Europe and Middle East

Introduction A decade into the 21st century, women in nearly all progressive countries across the world continue to be disadvantaged in their careers relative to men. Despite sustained efforts by governments and industry to promote gender equality in the workplace, women persist to experience occupational segregation, wage disparities, fewer promotions, and less significant wage increases […]

Report Evaluation of Peet’s Coffee & Tea

Company valuation is a cardinal process in an organization that is used to assess the elements of performance and financial condition. As a process, evaluation entails examination of economic and non-economic factors to determine the position of a company. The results of the evaluation process enable a business to increase efficiency and effectiveness of various […]

Motion to Suppress Evidence

Introduction In common law judicial system adopted by the United States of America (USA), the move to suppress evidence is a common practice among legal practitioners. The move takes a number of courses. In most cases, the motion entails the use of a written request before a judge in whose court the case is under […]

Nurse Scheduling Problem

Nurse scheduling refers to the process of assigning working schedules or programmes to nursing practitioners in their places of work. The process entails giving different working schedules to a certain number of nursing practitioners who possess varied skills and qualifications, while at the same time conforming to important aspects that needs to be addressed such […]

Robinson Crusoe’ and ‘Pride and Prejudice’ by Daniel Defoe and Jane Austen

Introduction The novels Robinson Crusoe and Pride and Prejudice by Daniel Defoe and Jane Austen respectively, share a lot. Characterization and themes that the two novels portray are drawn from the medieval British society. This implies that the two novels use huge amounts of realism as a technical element that facilitates their themes. At the […]

Computer Security

Introduction With the modern uncertainty in information and physical safety, even computer programmers who understand the inner technical operations for software admit that there is no single way to eliminate computer security threats. However, software developers struggle so hard to improve the security levels of existing software. As a result, the constant improvement allows more […]

Is the Rise of China a Threat or an Opportunity for Europe?

Introduction The rise of China has become one of the most important phenomena taking place in the world. Policy makers and international relations scholars have come up with numerous debates due to the rise of China. The history of the Chinese government stretches over years, but it is not short of powerful dynasties. Most countries […]

Marketing Management and Strategy

Marketing strategy TNT, which is a global market leader in providing business-to-business express delivery services through air or road, serves more than 200 countries globally (The time 100, (a) 2011). To fulfil the company’s mission, there needs to be marketing management and strategy where marketing strategy is well planned and managed. This proposal therefore seeks […]

Buyer Behavior and Integrated Marketing Communications

Introduction Buyer behavior refers to characteristics exhibited by consumers when making the decision to purchase an item. It examines the reasons behind decision making on the side of customers on when and where to buy a product. It puts into consideration, factors such as demographic and psychological factors that affect the decision of the buyer […]

The Risks and Benefits of Outsourcing in Indonesia

Introduction Maurice F Greaver II as cited by Susetio defines outsourcing as “…strategic use of outside parties to perform activities, traditionally handled by internal staff and resources” (1). There are several reasons why companies outsource some of their processes. The business world is increasing becoming competitive at the local and global level. Start up firms […]

Marriage as Depicted in Soloveitchik’s Typology of Human Nature

Introduction In the lonely man of faith article, Soloveitchik tries to find a way in which he could understand frustrations and conflicts that occurred in his path while pursuing faith in the current world (Soloveitchik, 1992). The main conflict Soloveitchik tries to put across concerns the loneliness that people of faith experience in the modern […]

Strategic Role of Human Resources

Introduction One of the strategic roles of human resource management is to promote effective teamwork at the workplace. Organizations bring together employees with different abilities and behaviors. Consequently, the behavioral strengths, as well as, weaknesses of every employee must be identified in order to promote teamwork. A team refers to “a congregation of individuals, each […]

Broadway Training Partners

Introduction Broad way training partners is an incredibly well established corporation in the corporate market. It offers several training courses including management skills, technical skills and executive training. As a result of the steady gain in the number of clients, broadway Training Partners has decided to develop new training centre to accommodate this rise in […]

The Role of Line Manager in Enhancing Employees’ Performance in Google

Introduction One of the areas currently being accentuated by organisations’ management is ways through which employees’ performances, engagements and commitments can be enhanced. In fact, most organisations focus on how they can improve their employees’ commitments to jobs and attainment of goals as well as the motivation of workforce to perform beyond expectations (Schuler, 2002). […]

Functionalist and Constructivist Approaches to Regionalism

Regionalism Regionalism is an old concept which has attracted heated debated among scholars. There is little consensus regarding the meaning of regionalism and its relevance to international relations. Fawcett (2004) defines regionalism as “a policy whereby states and non-state actors cooperate and coordinate strategy within a given region” (p. 433). Regionalism aspires to encourage the […]

Depression in Saudi Arabia

Introduction Depression is a common health problem in the world today. The World Health Organization estimates that depression is the leading cause of disability based on the number of years lost due to disability (YLDS). Also, the world body estimates that depression is the 4th leading contributor to the global burden of disease based on […]

Community Development

Introduction When one person gets wealthier in the society, it is difficult for others to enjoy the benefits that come with that increase in wealth. It has been therefore, the aim of every society to ensure equal distribution of income such that every one in the society can have access to resources that will enable […]

Paul Klee Versus Cy Twombly. “Around the fish (1926)” and “Tiznit (1953)”

Introduction “Around the fish (1926)” and “Tiznit (1953)” could not be more distinct from each other. Each work of art epitomizes what its creation is about. One painting is geometric, another is haphazard; one is rhythmic, while the other seems to be free from such coordination. However, these diverge differences do not mask the similarities […]

General Motor Corporation in China

Executive Summary In modern changing business environment, companies need to have strategic policies to enable them remain competitive and profitable; they are affected by external and internal operating environments. Globalization and international trade has opened massive opportunities that companies can venture into; when operating in the global scenes, decisions and policies developed should be responsive […]

International Business Management

Management differs from one organization to another due to the differences in size and income. Multinationals, SMEs, and global organizations have different styles of management since they deal with different cultures, employees, and clients in various areas of investment. At the global and multinational level, an organization has to adjust to international management standards in […]

Gender Politics in Early Modern Russia

Introduction Much has been written about Europe’s political past, however a reader would be surprised to note that there is little literature coverage of women’s political roles during the period. This situation can be attributed to the cultures of this period. During this time, women were used to being ignored in political roles. Women never […]

Relationship between Neo-liberalism and Imperialism

Introduction Neo-liberalism and imperialism are two concepts that expound on the political and economic discourse in the world. The two are part of the many concepts that theorize the functioning of the society. Therefore, the two concepts are highly related in the manner in which institutions in the contemporary globalized economy function. Neo-liberalism, which was […]

Literature Review & Critique on Project Success

Introduction The investigation of factors that lead to better project performance and success is increasingly gaining currency among scholars and practitioners, especially after the realization that project management provides organisations with the means to be efficient, effective , and competitive in a changing, complex, and unpredictable environment (Ika 2009; Tabish & Jha 2012). Interestingly enough, […]

Child Labour

Introduction Child labour is an illegal practise that has been in existence for a significant period. Many companies, including renowned multinational corporations, still practise child labour, despite the negative connotation associated with this practise (International Labour Organization, 2010). The practise is rife in the developing world where regulatory frameworks are feeble and poverty levels are […]

Injury Prevention Intervention (Driving injury in young people)

Introduction Studies indicate that the major victims of road driving are the young people. In fact, age, gender and inexperience are among the factors putting at higher risks of driving injuries. For instance, due to the age, young people are incapable of effectively estimating their capabilities and often test their limits above other individuals. Dodge […]

Wal-Mart

Thesis Statement This report evaluates the Wal-Mart Stores. Thus, it explores the Company in terms of its low-cost strategy, product diversity and the high number of large physical stores. Using these capabilities, Wal-Mart has and continues to lead in the retail industry. The report, therefore, evaluates how these capabilities have enabled Wal-Mart to realize its […]

Managerial Skills: Consulting

Introduction At a time when globalization and consumerism patterns have turned out to be the determining forces in the market, mergers and acquisitions among organizations are very critical in maintaining market capitalization, sustainability and subsequent development. Consultants on mergers agree almost unanimously that the merging of companies is an important process that provides organizations with […]

Medical Tourism

An overview of medical tourism According to Horowitz et al. (2008), the growth in medical travel is accelerating at a very high pace. The average annual revenue generated from the medical travel industry was estimated at $60 billion as at the end of 2008. Furthermore, the industry revenues were estimated to grow at the rate […]

The Only Revolution

Introduction Life is very complicated and it is sometimes difficult to fully understand all its aspects. Human beings can only strive to get the best while they are alive because they have no power over live and death. It should be noted that human beings are morphology similar and functioning of the various body parts […]