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The Hilton Key Largo Resort - The Hilton Key Largo Resort is a six-year-old Hilton Worldwide hotel that has established a high regard, and is a positively commented on resort for vacationers on many travel websites. As one of the eleven successful Hilton Worldwide brands, the Hilton Hotels & Resorts is marked to be an unremittingly “innovative, forward-thinking global leader of hospitality” (www.hiltonworldwide.com). This brand name expands to 550 hotels and resorts in about 80 countries. At our Hilton, we cater to the Hilton HHonors program, which is a loyalty program in which its members have the ability to earn both points and airline miles for their stays at over 4,000 hotels in 90 countries, as well as receiving ma...   [tags: leisure and hospitality, company profile] 853 words
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Brazil: A Country of Diversity - ... Brazil’s government is strong and they are trying to bring out all the potential that the country and the people possess. In Brazil, religion is a huge part of their lives. 90% of the people subscribe to some sort of religious ideal and only around 1% do not believe in God (“’Brazil.’ A”). That is a huge percent of the people that have religious ideals and morals. Most countries do not have this high of religious belief in their people. It is more religiously inclined than any other South American country....   [tags: economic and social profile]
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An Investigation of a Language Profile of a Mother-Tongue Mandarin-Speaking Graduate Student from English Major in Hong Kong - ...      As previously demonstrated, mainland Chinese students have taken up the major proportion of non-local tertiary students in Hong Kong, and it will probably be an evitable tendency in the following years (Yeung, 2012). Nonetheless, little study has been undertaken to shed light on language profile around sociolinguistic question of “who speaks what language to whom, when, where and why” (Fishman, 1972) on mother-tongue Mandarin speakers in Hong Kong. This study explores the linguistic behavior of a graduate student whose mother tongue is Mandarin[ Though most mainland Chinese learn their Chinese dialects as their first language, due to the fact that more than 70% of population in main...   [tags: language, behavior, ethic, research, study] 2167 words
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Veolia Boycott and Merketing - III. Veolia Boycott Company profile Veolia is a French multinational that was established in 1853. The company was previously known as Vivendi and Compagnie Générale des Eaux. However, due to its expansion in operations, it was renamed Veolia Environnement. The company name was established as an umbrella brand for all of Veolia’s divisions: water, environmental services, energy services and transport. This multinational company has subsidiary companies throughout the world creating a global presence in the marketplace....   [tags: French Multinational, Company Profile]
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A Profile of Various Drug Classifications - For many years, medicines and drugs have been developed to treat many different illnesses. Vaccinations have been made to treat wide epidemics, like small pox, and most recently the H1N1 virus. Over-the-counter drugs have been produced to help reduce acid reflux and swelling. Even with these discoveries, there is still more drugs that have yet to be made to treat diseases like cancer and AID’s. When pharmacists study medicine and drugs, it’s important for the scientists to understand how drugs are used to help with the functioning of the body....   [tags: Medicine]
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Profile of a Leader: Colin Powell - “It’s not where you start in life, it’s where you end up and all the places you went in between.” (General Colin Powell) Excellence: is the ultimate goal of every leader. Leaders are not born with it, rather they must build it, achieve it. These leaders are the building blocks of every organization. General Colin Powell is the embodiment of an American leader. After years of military excellence, he continued his career on a political level, retiring after 35 years of servant leadership. In his retirement, General Powell wrote his autobiography My American Journey....   [tags: excellence, American leader, military, leadership]
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Profile of a Substance Abuse Counselor - ... She also has larger group sessions with all the clients at the facility, sometimes focusing on a specific issue. Christine also says she holds a family session with each client and the members of their family at least once during their stay at the rehabilitation center. Family sessions allow the addict and the members of the family to talk about past issues and to develop goals for the future. A lot of time is spent each day documenting each client’s treatment. Records are kept of notes from each treatment sessions, treatment plans, and progress reports....   [tags: career choices, opportunities ]
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The Kingdom of Cambodia Cultural Profile - Cambodia is officially known as the Kingdom of Cambodia is situated in the southern Asia, in the southern part of the Indonesian Peninsula, bordered by Thailand to the northwest, Laos to the northeast, Vietnam to the east, and the Gulf of Thailand to the southwest. In Cambodia the dominant religion is Buddhism and it is very important in the culture, religion is an important factor and influences in a high degree on the culture. Besides he Cambodian culture is known to be traditional and based on honouring their ancestors and living life with honesty, humility and kindness....   [tags: Southeastern developing countries] 1991 words
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Just Say No! A Profile Of Cocaine And Its Effects On Two Lives - Just Say No. A Profile Of Cocaine and It's Effects On Two Lives Greek mythology tells of a young god, Morpheus, god of dreams. Morpheus planted a special purple flower called the lotus. Soon the people of the land smelled the sweet flowers and ate them. They immediately feel into a deep and troubled sleep. From that day on, they awoke only long enough to gather the lotus flowers and sleep again. Eventually they lost their strength and willpower and wanted only to drift in and out of sleep.1 The story of the lotus-eaters and similar tales from ancient times show us that drug use is not new....   [tags: essays research papers fc]
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Facebook: Personal Information - Don’t bother introducing yourself anymore. That information is already on the Internet. Your Facebook profile says it all when it displays your friends, pictures, interests, and basic information in one convenient spot. This online platform tells viewers any information they would ask for upon meeting you: your name, your school, your interests, and more. As Facebook grows more popular, more people will have access to your profile and will be able to see any of the personal information that you choose to post....   [tags: social networking, demographics, profile]
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Career Profile: Surgical Technologist - Everyday life in a hospital is complete and absolute chaos. There are doctors and nurses running everywhere to treat patients, ambulances coming through every so often, children and patients crying, and surgeons telling a family that their loved one did not make it. However, outside of all that craziness is an operating room (OR). A place filled with pressure, intensity, high hopes, and stress. There to help control the environment is a surgical technologist. While preparing patients for surgery, surgical technologists manage the equipment and operating room, follow the instructions of the surgeon, and ensure the safety of the patient....   [tags: Career Issues]
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Education Profile in Nepal - 1. Country Background 1.1 Geography Nepal is a landlocked country, sharing border with largest and fastest growing Economy in the world; China and India. It is has a total surface area of 147,181 square kilometers (56,827 sq miles). Nepal is home of 8 most highest mountain in the world. Topographically, Nepal can be divided into four ecological category; Lowland (Tarai), Midland, Highland and Trans Himalayan. Tarai occupies low and flat land also known as food basket of Nepal. 1.2 Demography According to the most recent census held on 2011, there are 26,494,504 people in the country with a sex ratio of 94.2 male per 100....   [tags: policies, international statistics]
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Zia's Profile: Personal Interview - ... Tenzin is an international student from India. For Tenzin, Zia did more than just help him with his studies. Pakistan use to be a part of India, and many Pakistani’s have elders that where from India. Because of that the countries have some similarities but are different. From this connection, he helped Tenzin feel more comfortable in a place where he felt uncomfortable. Tenzin is really impressed by his nature and has taken some notes on how Zia interacts with others, so that he can also interact better with others....   [tags: international student, Pakistani civil service]
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Sharing Facebook Password - ... A violation leads to closure of one’s account. Furthermore, Stern (2012) observes that the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act and the Stored Communications Act could safeguard the interests of victims. According to Botros (2013), both legislations criminalize unauthorized but intentional access to electronic information. This prohibits employers and schools from intentionally using a user’s login credentials to access the respective accounts. Secondly, the information contained on the social media accounts of these persons could be wrong, thus misleading to the organization....   [tags: profile, legal, law, liabilities]
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The Extreme Right Party Electorate in Western Europe - The extreme right parties in Western Europe emerged successfully in the 1980s. Evans (2005) argues how their surge effectively moved them from outcasts to political entrepreneurs. From this wave of success to the present day, a number of socio-economic and political factors have facilitated a change in the socio- demographic of the party’s electorate over time. However, what has become significantly interesting in new analysis is that their electorate patterns are becoming increasingly similar across countries despite electoral success (Hainsworth, 2008)....   [tags: Socio-Demographic Profile, Western Europe]
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profile of a killer - During the last decade the world has witnessed a staggering elevation in serial killings. To give some insight into the scale of the problem posed by the serial killer, in the United States can be gained from examining the statistics for just one year. In 1989 (the last year for which detailed figures are available) there were 21,500 recorded homicides, of which some 5,000 are unsolved. Unofficial sources believe that as many as a hundred serial killers may be at large at any given time. Add to this the number of known victims of serial killers, then between 3,500 and 5,000 people are killed by serial murderers every year....   [tags: essays research papers] 1545 words
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Victoria Profile - The population size and distribution of Victoria has had major changes over the past decade. Victoria’s residential population in 2000 stood at approximately 4.76 million people (ABS, 2001). Currently, an estimated 5.5 million people reside in the state, which is an increase of approximately 740,000 people (ABS, 2011). Moreover, Victoria’s population density is at 24 people per square kilometre (abs, 2011). As can be expected, Victoria’s population is estimated to significantly increase over the next 30 years to a growth rate of 50% (Russel, 2009)....   [tags: Country Analysis ]
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Strategic Audit on T-Mobile - ... From March 2013, T-Mobile has positioned its products as the best choice by consumer by providing flexible policies and cheaper rates with more innovative products. This strategy has helped the company very quickly as from the second quarter itself it has started to show huge growth which has surpassed AT&T’s growth rate by a huge margin (Porter, 2008). By the end of third quarter T-Mobile had approximately 444,000 new connections added while in comparison to it AT&T had only 363,000 new connections....   [tags: company profile, vision, mission statement]
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What Causes Criminal Behavior - Criminologists studied criminal behavior for many years. In fact, criminologists have come up with many different answers and theories as to why individual actually commits crimes. Even though there are many differences each answer and theory helps assists the legal system with deterring such criminal activity. One of the most costly forms of crime; white collar, shows many distinct characteristics that can be placed in a criminal profile. Upon the use of theories and profiles; determination can be made as to why individual commits white collar crimes....   [tags: white, collar, commits, theory, profile] 1057 words
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The Writer’s Profile - In the field of criminal justice, writing is one of the most common tasks that one will complete. Every class that I have taken in preparation for the field has required for me to complete several papers. Each paper has formed and adjusted the way in which I write an essay. Every college paper that I have written has created a distinct trait and ritual. Over time it has corrected my composing practices. This essay reveals my process in which I write and evaluates my current writing self. I entered college at the young age of sixteen through the dual enrolled program....   [tags: Writing ] 1380 words
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Leadership Profile Analysis - In taking the leadership style inventories, it was not surprising to see the results. After completing almost thirty years in education, the results revealed the use of several styles in my leadership role. The Leadership Legacy results indicated that I was tied on two types of styles. They were Truth-Seeker and Experienced Guide. Tied again for one point less were Ambassador and People Mover. One less point again revealed Creative Builder. My lowest area was Advocate. I thought this assessment was close to my own perceptions....   [tags: Leadership ] 1068 words
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Professional Profile: Nursing - I would like to introduce you to Mary B. It is a fictitious name. She is 39 years old and has been a registered nurse for the last 15 years. Mary is married and has got two children aged 7 and 10 years old. She is a New Zealand European and was born in New Zealand. As a registered nurse Mary has been working in the hospital setting and the rest home. All her working life so far was connected to the elderly care. Her current role is a hospital nurse in the geriatric recovery ward. Most of Mary’s work is basic nursing care for elderly people (65 years old and over) after surgeries, rehabilitation....   [tags: Nursing Profession, Nursing Career]
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Career Profile: Engineering - By mixing scientific, economic, and social knowledge, we develop a disciplined art form of an occupation. All of this applied knowledge is needed in order to build devices and mechanical systems to improve the lives of people. A career in the department of engineering consists of practicing the scientific principles in order to meet social and consumer needs. Engineers develop efficient solutions to technical problems. There exist different branches that stem out and create detailed tasks for each component of engineering....   [tags: Careers]
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Country Profile Report - Introduction: South Korea is a country that has developed into one of Asia's most wealthy countries since partition in 1948. The Republic of Korea was proclaimed in August 1948 and received UN-backed support from the US after it was invaded by the North in 1950.The Korean War ended in 1953 without a peace agreement, leaving South Korea technically at war for more than fifty years. Output& Income: Gross Domestic Product& National Income: GDP in South Korea extended 0.90% in the fourth quarter of 2013 over the previous quarter....   [tags: South Korea, Asian Country, Wealthy Country]
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Toyota Company Profile - ... As expressed formerly in the paper, it is a worldwide organization that has a solid position in 170 nations around the world; it utilizes 316,121 representatives everywhere throughout the world. The size made the essential conditions for it to turn into the most obvious automaker on the planet. The nature of the autos is constantly tried and two territories are kept tabs on item field confirmation and item fabricating protection. Exercises supporting field quality comprise of field information gathering, Ids and answers for quality issues that may emerge, anticipation of the event of issues....   [tags: business analysis]
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Fonality, Inc. Open Model Profile - Fonality is a business-class Voice Over Internet Protocol (VOIP) service provider. Founded in 2003, the company's original goal was to provide VOIP home service, much like Vonage and Skype do today. In the process of setting up the office for the company, a quote was requested for a Private Branch Exchange (PBX) system. PBX systems are the standard for business-class phone systems. They allow for extensions, transfers, individual voicemail boxes, and the numerous other features found on business phone systems....   [tags: Business Analysis] 1663 words
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Aldrich Ames Spy Profile Paper - Aldrich Ames was one of the most notorious spys in United States history, single handily crippling the United States spy network in the Soviet Union, and compromising hundreds of Intelligence Operations around the world. Ames’ impact on the national security of the United States was devastating and the ramifications of his actions can still be felt today in the Intelligence Community. This paper will provide details into the background and the events surrounding Ames’ espionage and subsequent arrest for treason....   [tags: Notorious Spy, United States History]
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Business Profile: YellowJacket Consulting Group - YELLOWJACKET CONSULTING Welcome to the YellowJacket Consulting Service Group (YCSG). YCSG was formed in May 2014 by a group of students from LeTourneau University in Longview, Texas with the purpose of providing administrative services for businesses. Diversified by our extensive background in a myriad of fields from accounting to human resource management to information technology to marketing, YCSG is committed to providing the best in business administrative services. Our purpose is to serve the East Texas business community with exceptional and responsive answers to all business needs....   [tags: Business Management]
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A Defining Moment with Dad - A Defining Moment with Dad My father is a gentle and polite person with an impressive career and decorated sporting background. However, he has had to endure a form of early onset dementia for well over a decade. His prime caregiver is my mother, who we believe has managed to slow my father's deterioration by keeping him mentally stimulated with a pre-arranged activity every day of the week. Of course, this strategy also cares for my mother, as it gives here peace of mind that my father has a reason to get up each day....   [tags: Personal Narrative Profile] 740 words
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Sports: How Thunder Impact Oklahoma City - The Oklahoman’s have always been looking for a high profile team to represent basketball in their state, the Thunder organization has accomplished more than you can imagine by helping this city become what it is today. Today Oklahoma City has many fans that go to Thunder games and cheer on as they are kept at their toes in suspense for the next highlight reel. The Thunder has impacted Oklahoma City in many ways including, economy improvement, business profits, and promotes our entire state. The economy of Oklahoma has reached new heights after the Thunder established a dominant position in the National Basketball Association....   [tags: basket ball team, games, high profile team]
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Mother’s Comforting Gray Gun - Mother’s Comforting Gray Gun I lay on my side with one socked foot dangling off the edge of the bed, looking down at Mom on the floor. She lay on a pallet of itchy, green army blankets my dad "borrowed" from his tour in Vietnam. No matter how many times they were washed, the blankets always smelled like smoke and machine oil; I had never seen them used anywhere but the floor. It took a while for my eyes to adjust to the dark, but when they finally focused, I could easily follow along the profile of my mother's distinctive nose....   [tags: Personal Narrative Profile] 1476 words
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Company Profile of a Clinical Simulation Training Facility - BACKGROUND The company is a clinical simulation training facility specializing in hands-on training for healthcare practitioners. Realizing the necessity to help the healthcare industry and seeing the trend of hospitals aiming to become internationally accredited by Joint Commission International (JCI), its goal is to help close the gap from academe to industry by training healthcare professionals in up-to-date international standards as well as providing healthcare practitioners a venue to hone their skills and competency development....   [tags: healthcare, development, tuition] 1591 words
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Organism Profile: The Northern White-tailed Deer - The Northern White-tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus) is one of the largest wild animals in the northeastern area of the United States. This species can be upwards of four feet tall and weigh over 300 pounds. Typically, this animal is found in forests, fields, and brush areas in the Northern region. In warmer months the White-tailed deer have a reddish brown coat with a white belly. In the winter months this deer’s coat changes to a gray-brown color. The male deer in this species are known as “bucks” and have antlers on their heads that can span upwards of three feet across....   [tags: deer populations, species, habitat, diet]
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LRNA - Company Profile - 1. Industry History & Current Overview Since the invention of the Ford’s Model T, the modern automobile industry has been manufacturing affordable automobiles for everyone in the U.S. The age of design of cars boomed as people started to demand more customization of their cars (Model T only came black). This began the shift from manufacturing-driven automobile to a more design-driven automobile. The Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV) emerged in the 1990s based on the negative image of the minivan, which was developed throughout the 1980s on a bland and purely functional platform....   [tags: essays research papers] 778 words
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My Grandmother, Grandma - Profile Essays Profile Essays - My Grandmother My grandmother was born at a time when the Japanese had invaded Korea. At those times girls were not considered to be very important and guys were valued. That has not changed a whole lot even today. Yet my grandma was an extraordinary women, she was the youngest girl in her family and her mother died when she was only five years old. She went to about third grade because Korea doesn't have a public school system and learned most of her reading and writing skills through her older sisters, who knew a little more than her....   [tags: Personal Narrative Profile] 398 words
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wwII profile - Thought there have been movies and documentaries made about the events of World War II the story of the common man has been underrepresented. Movies like Pearl Harbor glamorize the hero and his epic love story. Untold are the graphic accounts and emotional stresses that were experienced by the common soldier. Henry Wedman was born December 10th 1922, in the small town of Arkansas City, Kansas. Spending most of his time working on the family farm he barely had time for school let alone time to pursue the love of his life, Laverna Adler....   [tags: World War 2 II Two] 999 words
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Motivation Profile - There are three individuals Ella, Marcelo, and Masoko who are trying to gain a promotion at their place of employment. Motivated employees are needed at all workplaces. Motivated employees help their companies and place of employment survive. Managers need to know what motivates their employees. Of all of the duties of an employer motivating employees arguably is the most complex. This is due, to the part of what motivates employees which changes constantly (Bowen& Radhakrishna, 1991).Each individual is motivated to gain a job promotion using three theories of motivation....   [tags: Business Employment Motivation] 1086 words
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Fedex Company Profile - FedEx is a leading global provider of transportation, e-commerce and supply chain management services. FedEx companies offer following services: worldwide express delivery, ground small-package delivery, less-then-truckload freight delivery, global logistics and customs brokerage. Other services include trade facilitation and electronic commerce solutions. All of the above services are provided through a portfolio of operating companies: Federal Express Corporation (world largest express transportation company), FedEx Ground Package System, Inc....   [tags: Business Case Studies] 742 words
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My Writing Profile - During my school years, I have been assigned lots of writing to do. At the start, I found great difficulty in putting my thoughts on paper, yet by practice, one gets to improve his abilities. One never stops learning as long as he lives. Moreover, practice results in perfection. In my past school years I have received many writing tasks, in addition, I gradually improved in each of them. There are various differences between my work in each stage of my life, example, the work I have done in the past, work in the present and what I intend to do as a writer in my future....   [tags: Free Essay Writer] 582 words
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Death Of A Salesman - Biff Character Profile - Biff is one of the main characters in the play "Death of a Salesman" by Arthur Miller. Biff is Willy's and Linda's son. He was the star of the football team and had scholarships to 3 college's, but he flunked math and couldn't graduate, so he tried to work at many different jobs, and failed at each. Finally, he decided to head out west, and work on farms. Biff came back home this spring, because he didn't know what he was doing with his life. Willy has mood swings and sometimes thinks very highly of Biff sometimes but other times he hates him....   [tags: essays research papers] 694 words
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Sunil Bharti Mittal - Entrepreneur Profile - BACKGROUND: Family support: Sunil Bharti Mittal, born October 23, 1957 is an Indian businessman. He is the chairman and managing director of the Bharti group. The $4.5 billion turnover company runs India's largest GSM-based mobile phone service. Sunil's father, Sat Paul Mittal, an MP, was always in public life. It was Sunil who started in business (making cycle parts in Ludhiana, India) in 1976 at the age of 18 with borrowed capital of Rs 20,000.The son of a politician, Sunil Mittal is a Punjabi....   [tags: Business Entrepreneurship] 1565 words
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Ford and Toyota: Who Has the Advantage? - The companies I selected were Ford Motor Company and its top competitor Toyota Motor Corporation. I selected these companies due to the fact that I’m in the process of purchasing a car. I wanted to view the companies’ background to see if they were advancing with technology as well as safety. I selected these companies also to see which has had the most recalls. Background of Companies Ford Motor Company is the largest automotive manufactures in the world. Ford became an official business on June 16, 1903 it was founded by Henry Ford....   [tags: Corporate Profile]
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Tesla: The High Tech, Electric Vehicle Automaker - Tesla is to be considered as a new high tech automaker that produces and sells top of its class electric vehicles and power trains. Utilizing its competitive advantage the automaker has positioned itself through its technological leadership and exploiting its competitive differentiation. That is to deliver high rated environmentally dependable vehicles with the benefits offered by most premium cars already in the market and beyond. There is no doubt this segment leading technology will continue to evolve, but most importantly, the list of patents the company holds will hedge against new entrants and imitators, enabling Tesla, domination of the market in the short term while the future of t...   [tags: Corporate Profile] 1099 words
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Apple, Inc.: Innovation at Its Best - According to the Fortune 500 they are number one in innovation. They specialize in finding out what people want in a computer and then give it to them. Apple Inc. is the name and would be a great long term investment in the stock market because the company is really innovative with products like the iPod, iMac, MACBOOK, iTunes, iPhone and their newest product the iPad. Apple is number six in company financial soundness and will be around for years to come. (money.cnn.com) Steve Jobs was born on February 24, 1955, in the city of San Francisco, CA....   [tags: Corporate Profile]
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SWOT Analysis: Ford Motor Company - A mutual fund manager is a person who actively buys or sells and sometimes both funds. They are experienced in implementing a funds strategy used for investing and manages its trading activities as well as the portfolio. Choosing whether or not to invest in Ford Motor Company will take the use of a SWOT analysis and learning about the stakeholders of the company. Business Analysis Part 1: Ford Motor Company There are a lot of factors to think about as a mutual fund manager when deciding whether to invest in a company....   [tags: Corporate Profile]
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Pacific Panels Brochure 2010 - Pacific Panels Brochure 2010 Pacific Panels Inc. specializes in the production of stronger, lighter and more innovative sandwich panels for our customer’s architectural design applications. Our General Purpose Panels (GPP)—utilizing aluminum honeycomb, balsa and foam cores—have the advantage of superior flatness, lighter weight and unparalleled rigidity.  The most common applications for our GPP sandwich panels are:    -    Architectural Interiors & Storefronts -         Retail Stre Displays -         Elevator Interiors -         Signage & Billboards -         Engineered Prototype, Automation & Tooling -         Shipping Crates & Containers -         Solar & Wind Energy, Infrastructure...   [tags: Business Profile] 713 words
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Starbucks: Forty Years Strong - Critical Thinking – Starbucks Case Study "Whatever your culture, your values, your guiding principles, you have to take steps to inculcate them in the organization early in its life so that they can guide every decision, every hire, every strategic objective you set” (Schultz & Yang, 2007). That’s exactly what Howard Schultz, CEO of Starbucks, did when he first started with the company in 1982 (“Our Heritage,” 2011). The company’s solid business model of providing more than just a cup of coffee allowed it to flourish for over two decades....   [tags: Corporate Profile]
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JCPenney: America's Retail Destination - J.C. Penney’s has the desire to become America’s favorite retail destination for apparel, accessories and home fashion. With approximately 1,108 operating stores throughout the United States and Puerto Rico, they serve half of America’s families every year. They employ nearly 156,000 associates and strive to be number one in customer service. Despite the recent economic downturn, JCP maintained a steady cash flow and has been able to keep their company running strong. J.C. Penney’s started out with James Cash Penney operating a dry goods store called Golden Rule with two other partners in Kemmerer, Wyoming in 1902....   [tags: Corporate Profile]
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Monsanto: Marketed Population Control - Monsanto: Marketed Population Control From a pipe dream of the son of two immigrants comes one of the largest chemical engineering companies of our time. John Francis Queeny was born in Chicago in August of 1859. It is hard to believe that a man with only six years of public school education created such a vast empire. In 1871 the Queeny family was devastated by the Great Chicago Fire, the buildings that his father owned and rented out were, of course, totally destroyed, thus ending the rather comfortable life of the Queeny family....   [tags: Corporate Profile]
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Profile of Reverand John Hale in Arthur Miller's The Crucible - The tragic tale of the Salem Witch Trials in Massachusetts was re-written by Arthur Miller in the form of the play “The Crucible”. The trials have been studied to figure out what really happened, but no one will ever know since it happened decades ago. The play is the closest reenactment we have to help us see how people could have reacted to life. “The Crucible” shows how using others as a cushion to keep from being punished can go extremely bad. Amidst all the chaos a man by the name Reverend John Hale came to help but ended up with making it a huge amount worse....   [tags: Essay on The Crucible] 621 words
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Profile of Rorschach in Alan Moore’s Watchmen - Who chooses our heroes. Who watches our heroes. Who watches the Watchmen. Over the course of history, many public figures have been scrutinized for heroic actions that some have deemed controversial. Charles Darwin dismantled theories of Creationism with his discoveries in evolutionary biology. President Harry Truman single-handedly ended World War II by authorizing the nuclear bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan, killing thousands upon thousands of civilians. Gangster John Dillinger stole from banks all across the U.S....   [tags: Alan Moore, The Watchmen 2014]
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