The Great Widespread of the Tobacco Industry

The Documents of the Guilded Age

This was a common thought process of the Guilded Age. Andrew Carnegie was There are many different views on whether or not business should be regulated during the Guilded Age. The rich who controlled the government at the time were against any kind of regulation of business. They wanted one hundred percent capitalism. The…

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The Great Widespread of the Tobacco Industry

Tobacco has been used for enjoyment for thousands of years. Native Americans are believed to be the first to use tobacco. Over the years the use of tobacco has become so widespread that is can be found in nearly every country. The tobacco industries have provided a very harmful product to the public. The US Government…

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A History of the Different Businesses That Helped America Progress

INTRODUCTION “The Business of the United States is Business,” a great man once said. The United States has heralded around the globe for its incredible economic system. The growth of the United States started off small with minor discoveries and inventions, such as oil and electricity, and with those in place eme…

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A Comparative Study of Truth In Advertising During the Progressive Era

Both advertisers and auditors wrestled with the truth of their text during the Progressive Era (1880-1940). Although in North America, advertisers adopted “truth in advertising” as a theme, auditors rejected “true and fair” as a description of financial statements. Auditors instead adopted the weaker statement that financia…

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The Features and History of Dell Computer Corp.

DELL COMPUTER CORP. Dell Computer Corp. was founded in 1984 by Michael S. Dell. Four years later in 1988, Dell became a publicly traded company with 3.5 million shares at $8.50 each. Four more years later, Dell was ranked in the Fortune 500 roster with Michael Dell as the youngest CEO to be ranked on this list. In 1996 Del…

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The Moral Responsibilities of the Corporations

“For many organizations ‘ethics’ is something to be defined and managed by senior executives.” In today’s world it is all too prevalent to see more and more people hungry to gain success at an ever-increasing rate. Modern culture can and indeed is labelled ‘greedy’ and ‘thoughtless’. Through my relatively short time spent…

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An Introduction to the Public Perception of CPAs in Today’s Society

This paper will discuss the public perception of CPAs in today’s society, pitfalls that they may encounter, methods to prevent some of these negative behaviors and consequences they may face should they fall short. Most “Who Do You Trust?” surveys rank politicians, lawyers, and used car salesmen at the bottom and certified…

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The Life and Career of Ferdinand Porsche

Ferdinand Porsche Ferdinand Porsche was born on September 3, 1875. Always interested in things mechanical, at the age of 15 he equipped his family’s home with electricity, designing and building the generator and even the light bulb. The name Porsche first appeared on a car in 1900, the Lohner-Porsche, a battery-powere…

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An Analysis of the Soft Drink Pepsi Cola

Pepsi Cola beverage business was founded at turn of the century by Caleb Bradham a New Bern N.C druggist who formulated Pepsi Cola. Pepsi Cola Company now produces and markets nearly 200 refreshment beverages to retail, restaurants and food service customers in more then 190 countries and territories around the wor…

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An Overview of Traffic

We ask ourselves every time we see heavy traffic, is there no varianceanymore amongst car models? In the old days, as a matter of fact onlyfive ore ten years ago every single car brand seemed to have it’s ownpersonality, today they look more like a cluster of copycats. What wentwrong?One reason is that the automotive indust…

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Understanding the Importance and Effectiveness of Direct Mail Advertising

As consumers, we are often bombarded by different types of advertisements each day. Whether it¹s by television, newspaper, or billboards, advertising has reached us one way or another. Yet, a majority of the ads that we encounter are often meaningless and uninteresting, because of the fact that these ads are meant…

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The Discussion of Competitive Advantage and Profitability in Michael Porter’s Video

Michael Porter’s video discusses how to gain competitive advantage and profitability in the market place using specific strategies. Competitive advantage is the positioning of a company in its competitive environment. The starting point and key to have superior competitive advantage is to “improve faster than the competitor…

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Should Minority Contractors Get a Pre-Determined Share of Chicago City’s Building Contracts?

1 Should Minority Contractors get a pre–determined share of Chicago City Building Contracts? Favoritism abounds, children, from kindergarten through college have at one point or another claimed they were discriminated against by parents or teachers because “ They like the other kid better.” Adults also claim that they…

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The Argument in Favor of the Money and More Money

Farnaz Falsafi English 210 12/7/1999 Money, Money, Money, Money Some people say that money is the root of all evil, but even so, it is realized that one cannot survive with out it. Money is a necessity, and most everyone can agree to the fact that financial security can make one’s life easier. The underlying theme of mo…

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An Introduction to the Money and Wealth in the 90’s

Money in the 90’s What do you do when you suddenly inherit money? Are you supposed to run out and spend it like crazy? Are you supposed to put it all in the bank? Do you tell anyone you have your money and where you got it from? These are all questions that went through my head as I turned 18. I was an overnight “r…

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An Introduction to the Importance of the Role of Money in Today’s American Society

Imagine for a moment it is your big sister’s 17th birthday. She is out with her friends celebrating, and your parents are at the mall with your little brother doing some last minute birthday shopping, leaving you home alone. You then hear a knock on the front door. When you get there, nobody is there, just an anonymous note…

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An Introduction to Various Charactersitics of a Great Leader

Before a person can take any action to lead their followers, they must be able to recognize approximately where their followers are in the developmental cycle. To do this, he or she must watch closely the actions of his or her followers and determine to what degree their actions are being influenced dominantly by either con…

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An Introduction to the Positive Effects of Being a Morgan Stores Employee

As a Morgan Stores employee, you are entitled to certain benefits. The longer the period of time that you work for us, the more benefits you are eligible to receive as a valued employee. Listed below are the lengths of time, and corresponding benefits. Under 3 months Employee discount on store merchandise, and participat…

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The Successful Life of Henry Ford

Henry Ford Henry Ford, an extremely hardworking man, was very curious in his early life because he liked to take things apart and ask many questions. He designed and manufactured many cars, including the Model T which was the second largest selling car totaling over 15,000,000. In addition to doing this, he managed an enor…

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The History and Rise of the Jaguar Automobiles

The Jaguar story is one of “rags to riches”. It was for 50 years, the story of one man who created one of the world’s greatest automotive names, a company renowned for style, performance and quality (3, Jaguar History).         A young man by the name of William Lyons started a small company called Swallow Sidecars…

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A Report of the Five Careers for a Graduate of Agricultural Studies

  1. Introduction Agriculture is a vast and expanding world for many people here in the mid-west. This is not a career to be taken lightly, since it has its ever-changing highs and lows; which attract people and also discourage them too. Deciding what a graduate wants to do in agriculture is a difficult process, I know sinc…

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A Hierarchy of Employees and Those Who Settle the Disputes

Who Settles the Disputes? In any form of business, whether it is a fast food franchise or a large insurance firm, there is a hierarchy of employees. There are basic employees that provide rudimentary skills, managers that guide and manage employees, and the owner(s) that run or head the business or organization. A large…

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An Introduction to the History Making of the Automobiles Ferrari

Ferrari, when most people think of this word they think of two things: speed and sport. Ferrari is one of the most distinguished cars in history. It has won more races than almost any other cars racing. It is also just delicate a machine as it is the fast and furious sports car. Ferrari has come a great distance since its b…

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An Introduction to the World of Motorcycle Shopping

“Which bike is best for me?” That is the question most motorcycle buyers would ask themselves. I have chosen three separate sportbike advertisements and analyzed their differences. Most motorcycle advertisements show and tell why the product should be bought. The advertisers portray the sportbikes in a unique styl…

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Understanding the Perks of Business

Business is an extraordinary avenue to meet both your financial and personal goals because of the endless job opportunities. You are on your own and your own boss all at the same time. Since you are on your own, you have all the privileges of setting the structure and limitations of your business. You can set your own hours…

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