An Essay on a Professional Workplace Dilemma at Loma Linda University Medical Center

An Essay on a Professional Workplace Dilemma at Loma Linda University Medical Center

Professional Workplace Dilemma There are many professional workplace dilemmas that I can write about and that’s what has made this paper a little difficult to start. I am employed at Loma Linda University Medical Center in the Department of Respiratory Care. This alone opens up many opportunities for ethical issues to aris…

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An Analysis of Various Work Ethics and Meaningful Work

Meaningful Work There are various work ethics including: 1) work is a necessary evil (Lefevre) 2) work, at least in part, is enjoyable (Dante) 3) work is an opportunity to help others 4) work is a primary way one may become self-fulfilled (Marx) 5) the maximization of personal wealth through disciplined work is socially de…

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The Vision and Mission of Bill Gates for Microsoft

William Henry Gates III Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Microsoft Corporatio William (Bill) H. Gates is chairman and chief executive officer of Microsoft Corporation, the leading provider, worldwide, of software for the personal computer. Microsoft had revenues of $8.6 billion for the fiscal year ending June 199…

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A Comparison of McDonalds and Burger King

Why Mc Donalds and Burger King are Similar and Different In life there are many choices to make and one of them is; what do I want to eat? This may fall in to the fast food category if you are driving, dont want to cook, or just plain lazy. Fast food is one the greatest inventions ever brought to man I think. It tastes…

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An Analysis of Where Did Everyone Go by Lisa Takeuchi Cullen

Where Did Everyone Go? Time Magazine, Nov. 18, 2002, p. 64-66 By Lisa Takeuchi Cullen This article talks about how companies are laying off employees in an attempt to save money during the fall of the economy. The ones who dodge the hatchet arent necessarily the lucky ones, however. They must excel at thier old jobs to…

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Understanding the Current States of McGregor’s Theory X and Y in Industry

What is the current state of McGregor’s theory X and Y in industry? Do most employees fall within X? Y? Are there any other theories that offer alternative arguments about the nature o employees? What does your company do to address both Xers and Yers? I believe that Theory Y is the most predominately used method of ma…

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An Outline of Some Common Characteristics of Customer-Focused Organizations

It have been many attempts to define customer service. Depending on an organization’s focus,such as retailing,industry,manufacturing,or service,the goals in providing customer service may be different. Some common characteristics for customer-focused organizations include: The organization has both internal and externa…

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The Role of Strategic Human Resource Management With Establishing a Specific HRM Principles and Practices

Strategic Human Resource Management (SHRM) is concerned with establishing a specific and managed cause and effect relationship between an organisation’s actions to survive and grow and its HRM principle and practices. It is also concerned with the mechanism through which people in an organisation gain an understanding of th…

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The Consistent Record of Success And Profitability of Marks and Spencer

Marks and Spencers has had a consistent record of success and profitability until recently when they were suddenly hit by falling sales. Marks and Spencers were totally unprepared for this and while they were developing new stores and expanding the business their competitors were strengthening. Because Marks and Spencers ha…

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An Introduction to the Major Business

Introduction WWK began in 1989. The major business is to trip the tourists for whale watch in Kaikoura. In last 15 years, WWK’s fixed assets increased at least 55 times. WWK think that the successful result came from the professional community. They need a strategy plan for next five years. Barry Botherway have appointed t…

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An Introduction to the WebTrust Seal of Insurance

Abstract With the turn of a new century accountants see the need to get involved in the ever-evolving world of computer technology and the Internet. The AICPA saw the need for assurance in electronic commerce, and they found a way for them to benefit from it. It is the WebTrust seal of assurance. Everywhere you turn m…

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An Overview of the Warren’s Sales Department of Warren Soft Drinks Limited Company

Introduction Warren Soft Drinks Limited is a company which operates in Britain, selling soft drinks in three ways: wholesale, retail and through its own vending machines. It has three ranges of products: carbonated drinks, mineral waters and still concentrates. Its competitors differ from market to market. First of all, it…

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The Definition and Importance of Core Competences in Business

You see it everywhere in magazine articles and advertisements, but what exactly is a core competence? At its simplest, a core competence is a unique capability that affords some type of competitive advantage. It corresponds to a business process, and involves underlying skills, functions, systems and knowledge. To determine…

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An Overview of the Walmart Company in the United States of America

Abstract Wal-Mart is by far the largest retailer in the United States. It consistently puts competitors out of business, and has sales larger than the Gross National Product of most countries. However, on average, it pays its employees lower wages than most retailers and uses contractors who use sweatshop labor overseas…

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The History and Success of Sam Walton and His Wal-Mart Stores

WAL-MART STORES, INC. Wal-Mart is operating a mass merchandising retail store in all 50 states of the US under a variety of formats, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. as Wal-Mart scores a number of ‘tops’ in its businesses. It has the largest discount department store chain in the world, largest retail firm in the US and la…

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A Business Analysis: Victoria’s Secret

Victorias Secret, youre murdering my budget! Proclaims regular customer Cyanne after making another online purchase from her favorite retail store. When asked to rank the companys website, the shopper admits 4.5 stars. It would have been 5 stars if Id stopped bleeding from the last shipping charge. Victorias Secret online i…

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A Response to Fast Food Nation by Eric Schlosser

In Fast Food Nation: the Dark Side of the All-American Meal, Eric Schlosser presents quite startling information. His arguments are substantiated with more than adequate research and statistics, but the most compelling factor in his evidence is the frequent use of examples. By putting a human-interest factor in the book, Sc…

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An Introduction to the Analayis of E-Business

Value Chain Differences Between B2C and B2B Organizations E-Business, as defined by Wikipedia, an Internet encyclopedia, “is any information system or application that empowers business processes (Wikipedia.org, 2005).” With e-businesses, the internet becomes the hub for all business activities. Simply stated,…

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An Introduction to the History of Vail Resorts Inc.

Synopsis Vail Resorts Inc. is a hotel and resort company that operates some of the best ski resorts in North America. They are known for operating first-class, premier ski resorts in the country for many years. They are classified in the Resort and Casino industry, segmented into the ski destination resorts. They currently…

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The Fuctinons and Importance of an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) System

Businesses today confront new markets, new competition, and increasing customer expectations. Thus, companies are constantly having to update their business practices and procedures to be even more responsive to their customers and competition. Within the last decade, information technology emerged as an essential tool to g…

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The Role of Unions in Work in the Modern Era

Work dominates modern life. Work can be satisfying, enjoyable and rewarding. Many of the difficulties which face several nations today arise from the fact that, over many years, a lot of people who want to work have been denied the chance to do so. Most employers treat their workers fairly. But some do not. Complaints ab…

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Different Definitions of Leadership

Introduction 1. Contrary to popular thinking, the term “leadership” is comparetively recent addition to the English language. In fact the word did not come into common usage until the late 19th Century. Although the words “lead” and “leader” have a much longer history, they usually referred on…

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An Introduction to the History of Frisbie Pie Company of Bridgeport

The simple game of passing a Frisbee was actually derived from the Frisbie Pie Company of Bridgeport, Connecticut when students from Yale threw their empty pie plates into the air yelling Frisbie. 30 years later that small and meaningless occurrence ended up to be the foundation for a toy that was flung like a UFO. Fred…

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An Analysis of Financial Performance of Manchester United

BTEC HND LEISURE MANAGEMENT UNIT; Finance Operations In Leisure Financial Investigation in to a Leisure Organisation Contents Page Context of the page? Page number Introduction Manchester United – Company Information Chairmen’s Statement – Sir Roger Gardner…

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An Introduction to the Analysis of TQM Total Quality Management

1.0 INTRODUCTION: For organization to be effective it should manage its way of doing things by systemizing it based on Management standards, these standard are called TQM (Total Quality management). These standards make sure about everything and everyone in whole organization. TQM is a management philosophy that seeks…

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