An Overview of the Business of Bill Gates, the Head of the Microsoft Corporation

The Factors That Contribute to Making a Great Leader

Touching more lives, affecting the outcome of so many futures a teacher is the epitome of a leader. Just as a leader has his or her own style, their way of motivating their students, also plays an important part in a students success. Spending more time with our children then most parents do, a teacher is fundamental in sha…

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An Overview of the Business of Bill Gates, the Head of the Microsoft Corporation

  1. Introduction So where do you want to go tomorrow? This is the question business people are asking each other these days. Well, they are right, because not a whole lot of time left before the end of the millennium and the anxiety surrounding this big event is affecting everyone including the business people of today. Wh…

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A Report on the Job Application Process as Part of the Business Organization Coursework

Report on the job application process as part of the business organization coursework. Report compiled by Kwok Yau Chen, Foundation Group Z member. 3rd June 2000 1.0 Terms of Reference On Thursday, 20th May, Ms.Ross, Business Organization tutor commissioned a report on the job application process as part of the foundati…

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An Overview of the CompuNet Business Plan Cafe in the Communication and Entertainment on the Internet

Welcome to our Business Plan CompuNet, unlike a typical cafe, will provide a unique forum for communication and entertainment through the medium of the Internet. The large initial capital investment will allow CompuNet to provide its customers with a full featured Internet cafe. A unique, upscale, and innovative environmen…

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An Overview of the Concept of Ethics in Learning Right or Wrong and the Concept of Business Ethics

Let’s Start With “What is ethics?” Simply put, ethics involves learning what is right or wrong, and then doing the right thing, but “the right thing” is not nearly as straightforward as stated in a great deal of business ethics literature. Most ethical dilemmas in the workplace are not simply a matter of…

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An Analysis of the DuPont Company

Case Analysis: DuPont History The DuPont Company was founded by Eleuthere Irenee du Pont in 1802. Eleuthere was a student and protégé of Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier, who is often called the “father of modern chemistry.” DuPont originally used Lavisier’s technology for manufacturing black gunpowder. Thomas Coleman du Pont, A…

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An Analysis of the Video-Game Market and the Concept of the Commercialization of the Video-Game Industry

Video games are a big market these days. Within the past few years, the industry has boomed into a very large business. Within this business, there are three big companies are fighting to be the best. Nintendo s N64, Sega s Dreamcast, and Sony s Playstation are the three main systems in this huge market. Because there are s…

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An Analysis of the Relationship in Banking and the Customer Service Representative of the Future

Relationship Banking 1 Presentation #1 Group #9 Customer Service Representative Of The Future Think your customers are satisfied? Think again! Customer service is international. It has no borders and moves around the world with the greatest of ease. This is why it is useful to examine global trends, to determine futu…

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The to Be the Best Dry Cleaning Employee

Most people worry when starting a new job. Being nervous is a natural feeling of course, especially when there are a lot of mistakes to be made. Although, in ten easy steps one can master the process of working at a dry cleaning facility. One must be very careful in making exact matches of identification tags, the most…

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A Business Analysis of the EMC Corporation

I say, Don t put all your eggs in one basket is all wrong. I tell you, Put all your eggs in one basket, and then watch that basket. (Andrew Carnegie, 1885)-Quote in EMC Annual Report EMC: Mission Statement- To make information accessible across the computing enterprise, regardless of the source or the target. EMC: Intr…

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The Corporate Mission and Business Strategy of Sun Microsystems

With an employee workforce of four, Sun Microsystems was incorporated in 1982 by Andreas Bechtolsheim, Vinod Khosla, Bill Joy, and Scott McNealy. Originally began for Stanford University Network, Sun Microsystems has been a global leader in innovating products, services and support solutions for constructing and maintaining…

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Types of Business Strategies

  1. Business Strategies 1. Strategic Objectives Ø Brand Name Recognition Ø Alliances with Suppliers to provide Customers with “one-stop shopping” Ø Develop massive customer base Ø Create an easy internet/email service Ø Create non-financial costs to customers to dissuade them from moving to competitors 2. Co…

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A Business Analysis of Bama Pie, Limited

Bama Pie, Limited I. Introduction Bama Pie, Limited is a company that reinforced quality as a way of life. Bama Pie has been the single source supplier of pies to McDonald s U.S. operations. By providing top-quality pie products and never missing an order, Bama had been able to expand its core pie business by landing 50 p…

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Understanding and Investing in a Company’s Stock

Stocks are shares in a company. When you invest in a company’s stock or buy its shares, you own part of a company as demonstrated when Lemo sold half of its ownership or stocks to Tom. If the company makes money, your stock will increase in value. But, just as in short-term investment and bonds, there are pros and co…

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The History of the Coca-Cola Company

The History of Coca-Cola The Coca-Cola company started out as an insignificant one man business and over the last one hundred and ten years it has grown into one of the largest companies in the world. The first operator of the company was Dr. John Pemberton and the current operator is Roberto Goizueta. Without societies h…

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An Analysis of the Market and Production of Nike, an American Athletic Shoe Company

Nike is an over-hyped shoe company whose commercials show Michael Jordan soaring five-hundred feet off the ground, jamming the ball through the rim, second making us believe we could fly if we had their shoes. Nike gets its money by pricing their so-called, top of the line athletic shoes for $125 and up. (Yamada, Masako.np….

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Characteristics Necessary for a Salesperson

The exact characteristics necessary for a salesperon to be sucessful are not exactly known. Many researchers throughout the years have listed out the traits that they felt were important, but there is no evidence to support their findings. I personally feel that there are three distinctive traits that a sales person needs i…

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The Importance of Taking Union Leaders Into Confidence to its Company

NTUC Chief Lim Boon Heng has urged the management of companies undergoing restructuring to take union leaders into confidence, so that the legitimate concerns of workers can be addressed in good time. Citing the restructuring of the Public Utilities Board as an example, he said the exercise was carried out smoothly because…

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Understanding New Consumerism in the American Culture

IN CONTEMPORARY American culture, consuming is as authentic as it gets. Advertisements, getting a bargain, garage sales, and credit cards are firmly entrenched pillars of our way of life. We shop on our lunch hours, patronize outlet malls on vacation, and satisfy our latest desires with a late-night click of the mouse.1 Y…

 

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An Argument Against Microsoft’s Monopoly in the Computer Market

By running the Internet Microsoft could set up any programs that they wanted to. Also the software buyer would have to sue it because his system (computer) would only be compatible with one type of software programming. In addition and most important, not only is it not fair, it is illegal and it leaves no room for compe…

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A Review of the Song If I Had $1,000 000 by Steven Page and Ed Robertson

2/1/00 $1,000,000 Essay Block 4 Days 1 and 3 Who would want $1,000,000? The real question is, who wouldn t? There are so many things that can be bought with $1,000,000. Happiness would be found in your wallet. You could buy a new house, a fancy car or how about a new wardrobe with the latest styles. Hey, while you re a…

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The Various Strategies to Modify and Adapt International Marketing Program to Foreign Market

A firm s international marketing program must generally be modified and adapted to foreign markets. This international marketing program uses strategies to accomplish its marketing goals. Within each foreign nation, the firm is likely to find a combination of marketing environment and target markets that are different from…

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An Analysis of the Significance of the Correct Marketing Mix in Successful Marketing

Assignments 1 Marketing mix Scott Straughan 28/01/00 Analyse the contribution a correct marketing mix can make to the successful marketing of a product or service. For the purpose of this essay the words analyse shall mean to break down the marketing mix into its individual components. Successful mark…

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An Instigation of the Development of Management as a Theory and Discipline

Assignment 1 Management Theories Scott Straughan Investigate the development of management as a theory and discipline. Asses the relevance of these theories to modern day managers and identify the key management skills that will be of importance to the manager of the millennium. For the purpose of this ess…

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A Highlight of the Many Qualities of Leadership

Leadership Skills There are many qualities that a leader needs. If a leader has all the qualities, often they will be a better leader. In the novel, The Once and Future King by T.H. White, Merlyn, a highly educated wizard and Arthur s tutor, teaches the soon to be known King Arthur many of these qualities. However, out of…

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