Texting and Reading Comprehension

In the preceding four years, the percentage of teens that have used text messages has risen from 27% to 54%, with moderate increases in use appearing in other age ranges as well (Pew Internet amp. American Life Project, 2010). The effects of text messages upon completion of cognitive tasks has been widely debated, and the results of studies in these …

Cal week 6

Topic: CAL Week 6 During week 6, I have managed to cover a module on organizational responsibility with a focus on stakeholders. A synthesis of the literature information on stakeholders indicated that business leaders are facing the challenge of balancing the best interests of stakeholders as well as the organization. The module covered the concept of stakeholder management and how …

Cats and the Mysterious Behavior

The psychological reactions of human beings are almost dependent on stimuli both from the external and internal environment. Some studies such as reflex actions done by vets on cats yield similar results as those done on human beings. The Cat Who Cried for Help: Attitudes, Emotions, and the Psychology of Cats is a book that is a must-read not only …

Human Resources Mangers Roles and Contributions in Merger Processes

Most recent articles have argued that HR management can be a critical source of competitive advantage if it becomes strategic. The paper explores the strategic function of HR and the core practices and outlines the outcomes of HR practices. Ulrich’s model avails new opportunities to HR function as the need for a more strategic and business-linked is evident. This emanates …

CRIMINAL JUSTICE 1 question

The desire to stamp out drugs from society is indeed a valid one. Certainly, the drug problem has caused an assortment of problems on society – increasing the crime rate, destroying lives, tearing families apart. The response of the government, however, whilst well-intentioned, has given rise to a number of critiques from various sectors. This paper will focus on the …

Memo format proposal of research topic Should Close Protection Officers (CPO) complete compulsory fitness tests in order to gain their Security Industry Authority (SIA) front line operative licence

The industry will have a basis for decision making with regards to the importance of including a compulsory fitness test for their employees versus cost of the actual implementation of such a move. I also gain the skills of designing and implementing a good research project which is one of the objectives of higher education studies. The main objective of …

Active tuberculosis case finding and detection of drug resistance among HIVinfected patients A crosssectional study in a TB endemic area Gondar Northwest Ethiopia

This delays diagnosis and may lead to transmission within the community. World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends routine screening for active TB disease among patients living with HIV, with treatment for active TB or isoniazid preventive therapy for latent TB. However, due to resource limited settings, only a few individuals have been screened for TB. Moreover, the emergence of Multidrug resistance …

FACTORS AFFECTING VEHICLE FUEL ECONOMY

Factors Affecting Vehicle Fuel Economy By Introduction A greater percentage of the total petroleum products in the United States is consumed by the motor industry, and this is also known to have a great impact on the natural environment, mainly through the gas emissions that pollute the environment (Gautam, 2010). The supply of non-renewable energy has been declining over the …