An Examination of the Strategic Restructuring Plans of the AT & T Company in 1995

An Examination of the Strategic Restructuring Plans of the AT & T Company in 1995

Wednesday, September 20, 1995, AT&T Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Robert E. Allen announced plans for a strategic restructuring that would separate AT&T into three publicly traded global companies. Robert E. Allen said, “The company was taking this bold step to capitalize on the opportunities in each bus…

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A Description of the Process of Labor-Management Bargaining

The process of labor-management bargaining has evolved since its beginning in the early years of labor negotiations. Since the parties involved in collective bargaining are negotiating a formal contract that both are to be bound by, there are many stresses and tensions that permeate the process. Most early negotiations were…

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The Factors Contributing to the Shortage of Labor in Today’s Companies

One of the major concerns of today’s companies is the shortage of labor, especially in management. The baby boomers are nearing retirement age in the United States and the birth rate is dropping. These circumstances, coupled with the booming economy are the main causes of the labor shortage. There is a high demand for labor…

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Things You Should Know Before Setting up a Stock Portfolio

When setting up a stock portfolio there are things one should look into. First off, one should know what is currently happening, not only in the stock market, but in the economy as well. Researching stock indexes such as “The Dow” and the “S&P 500” will give you general stock performance. The Dow Jones Industrial Averag…

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The Servant-Leader Model of Leadership in Royal Dutch Shell

Royal Dutch Shell (RDS) is the sixth largest company on the planet. It is made up of 1700 smaller companies and employs 101,000 people throughout the world. This is not a nimble start-up company that is attempting to create a brand new culture; this is a behemoth of a company, with over 100 years of history and a workforce…

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An Analysis of the Monopoly of the Postal Service in the United States

In the United States economy most markets can be classified into four different markets structures. But, each and every market in the United States is completely unique from the others. Generally the best type of market structure for the general public is perfect competition because it creates the lowest possible price for…

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An Introduction to the Business of Pizza Hut in Brazil

Starting a business in a new country requires a lot of research. It is important to understand that country’s political and economic system as well as cultural values. To establish business in Brazil, Pizza Hut had to study the complex history of Brazilian economy and politics. It is important to remember that Brazil was…

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An Analysis of the Anheuser-Busch Brewing Company Market in America

Anheuser-Busch and France Introduction Anheuser-Busch has been the nation’s largest brewer for more than 40 years. In the mid-1800’s Adolphus Busch became familiar with the beers of a small Bohemian town called Budweis. After immigrating into the United States he married into the Anheuser brewing family. In the 1870’s Ad…

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An Analysis of Retail Sales and Management of NikeTown

Ryan Podskoch Retail Sales & Management 02/01/00 Case 3 NikeTown NikeTown is the name that Nike the sport shoe and apparel manufacturer gives to six of their NikeTown stores throughout America. At these NikeTown stores Nike creates a retailing concept that is aimed at creating brand awareness about Nike in an &qu…

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US District Court Fines Microsoft Over Licensing Scandal

In today’s high-tech ultra-fast paced world, there can be no debate as to the importance of personal computers. Personal Computers control virtually every aspect of our daily lives. Businesses, regardless of their size, have local area networks, company Intranets and high-speed wide area networks. Billing, inventory and inv…

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A Company Profile of the American Airlines and Its Operations in the United States

American Airlines is a corporation that exhibits all of the characteristics of a firm in an industry where good tactical management is the key to long term sucess and survival. The airline industry is a prime example of a market where cutthroat competitive activity is the status quo. Airlines that survive in this environ…

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An Evaluation of the Diversified Nature of Le Creuset’s Approach to Export Markets

Concentration of Manufacturing: In comparison to the diversified nature of Le Creuset’s approach to export markets, manufacturing in the company is very much concentrated. All Le Creuset’s products are manufactured at the two production sites in France (Fresnoy-le-Grand and Cousances). What could be the reason or reaso…

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Breaking Down Factors Involving Marketing Mix

What is the marketing mix? Professor Jerome McCarthy coined this term which breaks down into four separate parts: product, price, place, and promotion, better known as the four P’s of marketing. Some experts feel this early 60’s mentality is a little archaic and should reflect societies other factors. Today’s marketers feel…

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An Introduction to the Merge of Media Giant Time Warner and America on Line

On January 10, 2000, one of the largest, most powerful mergers was announced to the world. Media giant Time Warner will join forces with the Internet superstar, America on Line. The $183 billion dollar deal is the biggest in history. In the recent past, there has been a wave of merger-mania, both in the United States and in…

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The Challenges Presented by the Technological Advancements in the Economy of the United States

Introduction We live in a society in which existing legal frameworks are constantly challenged by technological advancements. This creates a need to constantly update and adapt the way in which people organize themselves in dealing with both national and international affairs. The advent of technology that enables the tra…

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A Research of the the Microsoft Network Using the Custom Search Feature in the Stock Screener

7/21/ I started doing my research in the Microsoft Network using the Custom Search feature in the Stock Screener. Since I was looking for a conservative stock to start with, the first restriction I put was that the stock be a member of the Dow Jones Industrial Average. I also wanted a Large-Cap company so I put the Market…

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Comparison of the Different Types of E-Business

As the Internet grows in popularity every day, so too does electronic commerce. Electronic commerce, simply put, is the exchange of money for goods and services via electronic means. In other words, electronic commerce is when you purchase something off of the Internet. Electronic commerce is often referred to as e-commerce…

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An Introduction to a Corporation as a Business

“A corporation is a business that, although owned by one or more investors, legally has the rights and duties of an individual. Corporations have the right to buy, sell, and own property. Corporations may make legal contracts, hire and fire workers, set prices, and be sued, fined, and taxed. A business must obtain a charter…

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A Literary Analysis of How to Succeed in Business by Breaking All the Rules

In How To Succeed In Business By Breaking All The Rules it states that to succeed in business one must be able to use an unorthodox style which allows that person to break free from ancient ways of thinking and be able to use new ideas in developing entrepreneurial and business skills. One way this will be proven is to look…

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An Analysis and a Comparison of the Differences in Efficiency Between the American and British Textile Industries

This article, in the Journal of Economic History, Asher explains the differences in efficiency between the American and British textile industries. This has been a highly debated topic with many economists weighing in. In Asher’s analysis, he uses a very empirical approach, rather then trying to explain differences in data…

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The Growth of Harley Davidson Company during the 1990’s

In 1991 Harley Davidson installed a state of the art paint facility, which cost $31 million. The paint facility became fully operational in 1992. The opening of the paint factory in 1991 brought in a low net income ($36,972) for the year. Also, in 1991 Karen Davidson a fashion designer and a 4th generation of Davidson in th…

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An Introduction to the International Business Machines Corporation: The Big Blue

International Business Machines Corporation The Big Blue is often a name use by many to describe the world’s largest provider of computer of hardware, software, and service. Years ago many said International Business Corporation (IBM) wouldn’t as prosperous, but who would have said they were wrong. Know one would of for…

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An Introduction to the Hi-Plex Company Founded in 1965

James McKay, George Buchanan and Arthur Dalzell founded the company in 1965. Initially the company started with a small production of golf clubs with fiberglass shafts but thanks to the great demand that their products encountered, in 1972 Hi-Plex expanded its manufacturing facilities that resulted in a turnover of over £3…

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An Overview of the Structure of the Oracle Corporation

CONTENTS Chapter I. INTRODUCTION………………………………………………….……………1 Background and History………………………………………………………1 Business Description……………………………………………………………3 Industry Attractiveness………………………………………………………..3 Applications…………………………………………………………………….4 Oracle Services…………………………………………………………………5 II. FINANCIAL ANALYSIS………………………………………

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A History of the Production of the Bizzarrini BZ-2001

The Production Of The When you’re to look upon the Bizzarrini BZ-2001, you’d see that there are no bounds to the imagination of Italian car stylists. The BZ-2001 is the work of Giotto Bizzarrini whose portfolio includes many past exotic cars. Right now, the BZ-2001 rides on the tubular chassis of a Ferrari Testarossa, and…

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