India as an Emerging Market

From then, most of the things pertinent to India, be it of social, economic, political, or cultural, have undergone profound transformations as India became an emerging superpower with a vibrant market and a growing population. This paper intends to introduce briefly the internal and external realities of contemporary India and its strengths and prospects vis-à-vis the rest of the world. …

Day of the Dead in Mexico

Although this holiday enjoyed generations of celebration, it was necessarily changed by the conquering Spanish as the Catholic traditions of the old world were enforced and overlaid upon this custom. As it has evolved in the centuries since, both retaining and revising many of the more traditional approaches, Dia de Los Muertos has become something unique to the people who …

Understanding Children’s Behavior

Indirect bullying – also known as relational/social aggression – is less obvious and less visible (spreading rumors/gossip, and exclusion/rejection from a group). and cyberbullying – uses the Internet, cellular phones, or other technology to harm individuals. (Lamb et al. 2009, p. 356-57. Ontario Ministry of Education 2007, p.3)Bully children are impulsive, domineering, and inconsiderate (Bullock 2002, p. 130), displaying "aggressive …

The Standards of Care of a Patient with Rheumatoid Arthritis

Other symptoms include fatigue, articular stiffness, anorexia and fever. A complaint of pain and limited lifestyle are the characteristic features of the onset of the disease. If left untreated, the inflammation will result in serious life-threatening conditions during its progression. Morbidity, progressive disability and hastened mortality feature the untreated disease conditions. As a result, it entails serious economic implications for …

What is Healthy Lifestyle among Young Adults of the United Kingdom

As suggested by the National Health Service (2008: 9), an unhealthy diet is clearly associated with poor health and premature death throughout the globe. Given this, it is clearly the case that there is a need for the population to highly consider their diet to avoid cardiovascular diseases, cancer, and obesity. Adopting a healthy lifestyle clearly lowers the poor health …

Human Resource Management

Alan Arrowsmith, for his experience with small businesses, was appointed as the HR manager at GS. His teaching experience in the trades section of the local technical college, where he handled subjects related to health and safety, risk management etc also made him proficient of HR manager post. GS plumbing underwent tremendous expansions such as contracts with several buildings and …

Health Issues in Haiti

The 1804 constitution approved several aspects about the country in that there was freedom of religion but the national religion was to be catholic. The constitution also stated that all the members of the state would be regarded as black. This was meant to reduced racism that had spread so much in the country whereby Europeans were given more favor …

Can the Security Dilemma in International Politics be Overcome

When the peaceful atmosphere prevailing between the countries gets aggravated, the countries themselves will try to solve the conflict. However, in other cases, the countries will approach International Organizations (IOs) to help them in finding a solution, and in certain ‘extreme’ cases, the IOs themselves will intervene to solve the conflict. Although, intervention or even forceful intervention of IOs to …

Reflective Journal of Clinical Experience

I observed for redness, drainage and bleeding at the stoma site, then listened to breathing sounds with a stethoscope. and monitored O2 saturation level. These were the tangible treatment activities undertaken when assessing the patient’s condition.However, outside of the tangible activity being performed, issues of holistic patient care had to be considered in order to provide a more emotion-focused series …

Efficiency of the Fire Protection Trainings

Fire investigation is very essential to help people realize and eliminate the unsafe practices that lead to fire breakout. Fire investigation can also be employed in the study of the effectiveness of fire training education of the occupants in protecting the buildings against the harmful effects of fire.Fire protection has long been a matter of major concern to the investors. …

Internal and External Environment of Nestle

The paper will address the key issues challenges affecting Nestle Co by conducting an environmental analysis. Organizations face various challenges in their operations both internal and external and to develop the right business strategy, these issues need to be addressed. The report will make use of different environmental models such as SWOT, PEST and Porter’s five forces. After carrying out …

Risk Assessment in a Restaurant

A restaurant involves many activities that include but not limited to the cooking of foods, serving the foods, cleaning the restaurant, management of restaurant operations, and security. Whether small or big, every restaurant undertakes the activities mentioned above. But this report would be looking at the risks involved in the cooking and serving aspects of a restaurant.Every restaurant has a …

Smoking in Public Places

Now I think it stinks and I hate being around people that smoke and I think it’s a great idea that these businesses put a stop to smoking in their buildings. I also think it’s a great thing that government places also put a stop to that.Recently though I was in a hotel for a family get together and this …

Innocent Smoothies

“The Threats-Opportunities-Weaknesses-Strengths (TOWS) Matrix is an important matching tool that helps managers develop four types of strategies: So Strategies, WO strategies, ST Strategies, and WT Strategies.Socio-cultural: The population of the U.K is getting more conscious about the problems related to obesity and health. Any product having the health effecting ingredients can lead to the loss of market share.The main strategy …

An Appraisal of Qualitative Methods in Pain Management of People with Learning Disabilities

People have learned to value their health through exercise, proper diet and nutrition, and a healthy lifestyle. However, with the occupation in individual physical health, sometimes those that cannot fend for themselves are neglected and set aside. Consequently, there is a growing concern for people who do not have the capacity to think for themselves—much less care for themselves—and how …

Characteristics of the Freedom of Establishment and the Freedom of Services

Commission Regulation 123/2007 (fictitious) confines the use of the word ‘chocolate’ to products derived from cocoa which do not contain vegetable fat, and which are made in Belgium. ‘Yum Yum’ is a long-established UK company, which has always used vegetable fat in products it markets as ‘chocolate’. The director of ‘Yum Yum’ writes to the European Commission protesting that the …

The Nature of Nursing

Patients with respiratory diseases such as occupational and environmental lung diseases, fibrosing lung diseases, chronic lung infections, cystic fibrosis, and acute respiratory failure among others often experience difficulty in breathing and sleeping disorders. Within the respiratory wards, nurses play a critical role in providing a good delivery of health care services to patients and minimizing the spread of contagious diseases …

Aromatherapy

On palliative care, the prevailing attitude is that unorthodox therapy methods like dance, touch, yoga, acupuncture, homeopathy, and osteopathy may be tolerated on managing chronic bodily pain but unacceptable in other areas of medical treatment outside palliative care. Thus, Bausell (2007) notes that although alternative medicine has grown in popularity in the past 15 years as a healthcare system, people …

Advanced Nursing Practice in Australia

This evolution in advanced nursing practice in Australia and other countries is because of increasing demands on the health care system and changes in the delivery of health care which include the growing cost of acute health care. the increasing number of specializations in health care. the greater avoidance by medical practitioners of particular client groups suchas rural and remote …

Health Prevention and Promotion on Older Adult

The best way to improve the health of elderly people is through adoption of preventive measures. Health promotion and disease prevention on older adult helps in improving the quality of life for the elderly persons.Aging modifies the health status of the older adults as they become more prone to chronic ailments. Additionally physiological processes change which results in decrease muscle …

Corporate Social Responsibility and Strategic Thinking

Under the influence of this principle, individuals in the business community increasingly decided to use some of their corporate power and wealth for the social good. These voluntary community obligations to improve, beautify and uplift were quite evident by many business leaders. One early example was the cooperative effort between the railroads and the YMCA immediately after the Civil War …

The Efficiency of the Healthcare Systems in Canada France and Germany

Some of these differences can be accounted for by differences in cultural outlook, and others by spending differences.One could argue that a strict life expectancy comparison skews the data and that other factors, such as genetics, poverty, public health and other practices can make a significant difference. Although each country has plusses and minuses in such measures as childhood mortality, …

Roe Versus Wade’s Abortion Trial

Overturned all the state laws that acted as a restriction to the access of women to abortions during the first three months of pregnancy and allowed to stand the restrictions during the second three months of pregnancy only as far as they were designed to offer protection for the health of pregnant women. (2).Norma N. McCorvey tried to get an …

Mother Goddess Seductress Harlot Women in The Epic of Gilgamesh

This means that the masculine characters can transform the kind judgments addressed in the community, which might likewise be fatal. In that regard, the arrangements are founded based on their capabilities to assume a role initially intended by the male gender.As before-mentioned, the principal characters and cornerstone of his arguments are cantered on the kind of a role that Prostitute …

The Effects of 1976 Grunwick Strike on Equality Legislation and Trade Union Policies to Women and Black Workers

The 1976 Grunwick strike was a strike involving the workers of the Grunwick company in Willesden North London, a company that deals in photographic processing and finishing. George Ward, the founder of the company founded it in 1965. In its initial years, the firm operated on a postal basis, which involved the customers mailing of films that were undeveloped along …

Gender Bias in Hospitality Service

It is believed that women are more likely to have social skills than men in activities that require emotional labor, like listening to complaints and attending guests. Joan Williams in her book “Unbending Gender” observes that “women are held to a different standard at work and tend to be labeled as strident or abrasive when acting as leaders”. She said, …

Assay question i)Wage discrimination against women (ii)Barriers limiting women’s promotion (e g ‘glass ceilings’) (iii)

A feminist model of preferences must be incorporated into policy recommendations and welfare economic analysis. Most significant, institutional structures are a big concern and should be analyzed carefully. Basing on an economical point of view, some aspects of women equality need to be addressed, and various steps be taken to overcome them. They include: Wage Discrimination against Women Investigations of …

Online Behaviour of Young Adults Regarding Luxury Shopping

The phenomenon for luxury goods has changed as there has been the emergence of ‘new luxury’ products that are commonly consumed by the middle class. Conversely, ‘old luxury’ products include brands like Dolce and Gabbana, HUGO BOSS and Louis-Vuitton are not as widely consumed as the ‘new luxury’ among the middle-income young consumers. In a nutshell, the ‘new luxury’ products …

How to Bring Your Kids Up Gay by Eve Sedgwick

The author introduces the main question of her research, where is the profession’s greatest responsibility – to support the values of the community or to provide real help and understanding into what is often labeled ‘deviant behavior’.From a diagnosis standpoint, the author illustrates the concerning direction taken in the publication of the DSM III in which the word homosexuality was …

Best Criminological Practices for Crime Prevention

The paper is introduced with an elucidation of what works and concludes with a comparison between what works and what the best practices discussed revealed.The what-works paradigm, according to Miller (2006) follows an evidence-based criminological approach. Evidence-based criminology necessitates that high-quality evaluation research is carried out to ground the foundation of a policy or practice. Following are the characteristics of …

The Life of a Slave Girl by H Jacobs and Huckleberry Finn by M Twain

Twain is widely recognized as a writer more appealing to the society and represents freedom for freedom. Jacobs depicts slavery as the oppression of freedom or social restrictions of slaves’ rights for further existence. Therefore Twain and Jacobs provide two different approaches to freedom as the essence of human life and as a means of further existence. Thesis: Freedom for …

Why the Idea of Having Anonymous CVs Makes Sense From the Perspective of Providing Diversity and Equality at the Workplace

It is a well-known fact that in much of the developed world, there are laws that mandate equal opportunity as well as prohibition of discriminatory practices on the basis of gender and race. However, there is enough evidence that in reality, most of these practices continue unchecked. Whether the employers are following the laws only in letter and not in …

Human Resource Management In ABC

The number of researches has been done on human resource management (HRM) in the past highlighting the factors affecting human resources and eventually the performance of the organization (Steijn, 2002). One of the two leading factors is individual differences e.g. gender, age, race, and qualifications (Reiner Zhao, 1999). The second factor is the work environment which acts as a primary …

Relationship of Gender and Family to Politics and Class in the Communist Manifesto

Marx would see this advance as a catalyst of imbalance of power between owners of factories and workers. For a functionalist, any type of social disruption is a problem if it threatens the smooth and efficient running of society. Conflict threatens consensus and is seen as problematic for the functionalists. For Marx, social problems are defined as poverty and racism …

The Culture That Exists in the Australian Defence Force and the Contemporary Australian Society

Many types of groups have emerged throughout history, some of them call their groups a nation, some a country, an ethnicity, a color, a race, a gang, a society, an institution, an organization, a certain profession, and many others. One, two, or more characteristics differentiate one group from the others. Other groups want to be as distinct as possible taking …

International

However, it is to be kept in mind that the apparel selected for selling in the Canadian market needs to be according to the trends of the market they will be marketed in. The reason for selecting China for this product is due to the benefit from economies of scale. The textile products from China are considered to be cheaper …

Human Rights Cost of Implementation

Looking into the history of cultures and civilizations at large, it becomes evident that humans have always been the lovers of freedom of thought and action since their arrival on the Earth. All the wars, battles, and conflicts are mere the outcome of the suppression and oppression committed on the poor, weak, and helpless strata by the influential minority of …

Motivating a Highly Diverse Group in a Work Setting

That means, it not only includes the traditional categories of race and gender, but also people with disabilities, gays, and lesbians, and other non-traditional categories considered having “diversity of thought” or those from different disciplines, college degrees, socio-economic backgrounds, etc.It was Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. who inspired the concept of diversity when he advocated that people should be judged …

Questionnaire McDonald’s

The constant focus on quality is an obsession at McDonald’s and it is a leader in adopting the best health standards for the consumers. We continually collaborate with Government and health officials to effect improvements in health care standards. (Food Quality. 2008).The Company has made it a mandatory rule to provide all new employees with copies of the Company’s Handbook. …

Standpoint Epistemology

Such mentality creates bias assumptions and conclusions with regards to the questions related to knowledge.During the early 1970s, a movement called the “feminism” was established in order to fight for their human, social, and political rights equal to those of men. Establishing the movement was the feminist epistemologists’ way of preventing the unjustifiable beliefs that are going on against the …

Relevance of Masculinity to War and Conflict

The arena of war is also an arena of idealized masculinity: “Standing conscript armies with permanent officer corps. Such corps…became repositories of gentry codes of masculinity” (Connell, 1999 p 192).Despite this apparent harmony, the field of battle is also a field of conflict, where Masculinity is created, protected, and threatened. Part of the reasons for this may be due to …

International Woman Rights Law

Factors such as the segregated labour market, disparate social roles in terms of family responsibilities and gender-based violence present additional obstacles to the equal achievement of economic, social and cultural rights by women.”1Rights and privileges, which are often taken for granted in developed countries, are often denied to women in minority groups. Their own governments by virtue of laws and …

The PsychoEmotional Effects of Gender Inequality in the Workplace

Working women are usually faced with a multitude of challenges. On top of balancing their duties and responsibilities as members of their families, they need to be efficient workers and competitive in their chosen professions.One main challenge is the issue of proving themselves as worthy employees to gain equal opportunities with men. Sexual stereotypes passed on from generation to generation …

Corporate Finance Environment

However, there are a number of reasons why mergers and acquisitions have been triggered in the recent recession of the economic cycle.Also, one needs to understand how and when the bid price is set. Since both the parties in the deal want to safeguard their interest in the deal whether it is a merger or an acquisition, they would want …

International Business Finance and Trade

The structure of Preussag was renamed to Hapag Touristik Union (HTU) which in 2000 was transformed into TUI Group.The general credibility of the TUI is quite excellent. Strategically today TUI is the largest and leading tourism and shipping organization of the world, operationally active mainly in Central, Northern and Western Europe while it has the networks across Europe as well. …

Budgeting Process

As described by many authors “cash flow is the lifeblood of every business” (Williamson, 1999, p.57). The firms thereby need to take great care while handling the cash flow. For effective management of cash flow, the management should have a predetermined volume and time schedule of cash inflow as well as cash outflow. Therefore it is the responsibility of the …

Adult Day Care Center

Adult day care centers can usually be associated with an alternative to the institutional long term care, supported living and complete-in -home care (VirginiaNavigator.org, 2013). Adult day care centers also provide safe environment along with personal care, nutrition and hydration during the day (VirginiaNavigator.org, 2013).They also provide relief while the primary caregiver is not available or is busy with certain …

UAE Economic Analysis

The given project provides recommendations to improve the economic condition of the UAE with the help of vital economic indicators like real GDP, inflation, the balance of current account, trade account, population, unemployment, etc. To have a better insight, the government budgets for the last 5 years were analyzed. The performance of different industries such as finance banking, oil gas, …

Business Prospects of Petrozuata

The parent corporations of Maraven and Conoco are PDVSA and DuPont. When the impurities have been gotten rid of, the syncrude may be traded at market costs to Conoco in a Dupont-warranted off-take concord. After 35 years of buying concord, Conoco will move its shares without any cost to Maraven (Estry 1999, p.27).Petrozuata was financed due to a dual pronouncement …

Economics of Transition in Eastern Europe

The private companies have been observed to be faster in adopting improved production methods resulting in bigger profits, dividends and better service to clients (Glaeser, p664). There are several examples across many sectors that do support this view. This paper seeks to examine both the private and public systems and arguably determine if indeed the private and market-driven companies are …

SWOT Analysis of Trump Organization

Other Trump Organization assets include interests in a Florida resort, a skyscraper in Seoul, South Korea, a string of golf courses, and the Miss Universe Organization, which runs the Miss USA, Miss Teen USA, and Miss Universe beauty pageants (Funding Universe).”The company is started and managed by Donald Trump, a University of Pennsylvania-Wharton School of Finance graduate and successful realtor-turned-media …

Causes of Finance Failures in Small and Medium Enterprises

Since the characteristic features of the SME’s are that they are labor-oriented and production-based, their requirements of capital inputs tend to be on the higher side. However, they have the advantage of being a catalyst for “employment generation and wealth creation.” (United Nations Conference on Trade and Development 2005).4. Government barriers and “regulation barriers” in the forms of regulations, taxation, …

People Organisations and Management

The principal difference between the private sector and public sector organizations is their for-profit and for non-profit ideologies, respectively. Private sector organizations function in a disciplined and structured manner. Although public sector organizations have their own defined policies and structures, approaches and control mechanisms become diluted owing to the large span and bleak management. These can be attributed to the …

Australian Cultural Code in Jasper Jones

The author, Craig Silvey, mingles the story with situations arising from the ongoing war in Vietnam without ignoring the Aboriginal agitation for equality. His effort to bring out the struggles the community faces in terms of discrimination and inability to conform is manifested across the Jasper Jones story. While the text is not a comprehensive summary of the Australian struggles …

English Language Learning

We have selected Pakistan as our target market as Urdu is their mother tongue and most of the people like to go abroad to work or get higher education. Therefore, they usually face problems if they are not familiar with this language and hence join different institutes in order to learn English ( Shahid, 2008). The demand for the English …

Correcting the Spelling Errors

The main reason for this change was to improve his English language skills. Since the move, the student has improved his English in terms of speaking and comprehension.I met with and spoke to the student regarding his spelling problem. He found writing in English so difficult because English words are not spelled as they are spoken. This might cause a …