Essays Tagged: "business activity"

The Strategic Analysis of Conseco Inc.

Conseco Inc.Conseco was incorporated in 1979 as a life insurance holding company, with the sole business activity of raising capital. It has grown over time to become one of the leading sources of ... can gain greater market share very quickly. Acquisitions of other companies has expanded Conseco's business into other geographical locations. For example, Codelinks a subsidiary of Conseco, is based ...

(6 pages) 171 0 3.4 Sep/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Family Life during the Great Depression, as compared to Family Life nowdays.

ng or jumping?"The ensuing years ranked as the longest and worst years of high unemployment and low business activity in modern times. Banks, stores, and factories were closed and left millions of Ame ...

(2 pages) 67 0 4.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Management Social Responsibility

Since the industrial revolution, a certain amount of tension has existed between business and society over the economic benefits provided by business and perceived negative conseque ... Coulter, M., 2003, pg 136). Being a socially responsible company has been such a big issue for many businesses. It might sway the financial performance of the company either positively or negatively. ... ple of the classical view. The company was solid enough to be included among the giants of American business (Gellerman, Saul W, 1986, pg. 3). The company was sued for liability connection with one of ...

(10 pages) 388 0 4.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Organizing forms of Business Activity

Organizing forms of business activity.Presently in our country exist and are developped three main types of business com ... d for the pay-desk, while I on occupations. I shall completely order a remainder of profit after my business it is expenses payment.- An Individual possession - an enterprise, basing in property of on ... f two partners has gone bankrupt, other has responsibility for all debts of company. Partner on the business puts on the card all its own property, rather then only property of company (for this reaso ...

(6 pages) 94 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Entrpreneurship - What is an Entrepeneur? Starbucks CEO in the making.

What is an entrepreneur? An entrepreneur is an individual who creates new business activity in the economy. They can create this new business by introducing a new product or ... gerial competencies are needed in conjunction to make their product idea or service flourish into a business. Howard Schultz, chairman and CEO of Starbucks is a prime example of a successful and deter ... tegic action competency is very well outline in our textbook, and I can see how this is employed by business leaders.Conducting business in a way that protects the natural environment while making eco ...

(4 pages) 354 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

The Successes and Failures of the New Deal

" (Princeton University). This period was the longest and worst period of high unemployment and low business activity in modern times. Banks, stores, and factories were closed and left millions jobles ... licies were one of the factors that led to the Great Depression. The belief of politicians was that business was the key to America. For this belief, the government took no action against unwise inves ...

(6 pages) 238 1 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Unemployment in the great depression

ld Book Encyclopaedia describes a Depression, in economics as being a deep, extended slump in total business activity. Buying and selling drop during a depression causing a decline in production, pric ... ression causing a decline in production, prices, income, and employment. Money becomes scarce, many businesses fail and many workers lose their jobs. This kind of depression can hit a single industry, ...

(2 pages) 43 0 1.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Vietnamese new year

may spend time to relax, especially a day on which custom or the law dictates a stopping of general business activity to honor or celebrate a particular event. In religious term, it is a holy day. For ...

(4 pages) 49 0 4.3 Feb/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Globalization and the rise of multinational corporations and branding

een discussing involves multinationals turning, on any large scale, to transnationals:International businesses are still largely confined to their home territory in terms of their overall business act ...

(6 pages) 221 1 3.4 Mar/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Correlation analysis

is "opposite" of the alternative hypothesis.Statistics brings its features into different fields of business activity. I think that most often we use correlation analysis in Economics, Marketing, Fina ... orrelation analysis, being a part of statistical techniques, significantly improves the accuracy of business analysis. It can help analytics to obtain more accurate and confident results and find answ ...

(2 pages) 183 1 3.5 Mar/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

How marketing research determines the mamanement decision problem.

sion is always connected with the problem or opportunity the company comes across at some point its business activity. It may be the decision about the introduction of the new product or adoption of t ...

(2 pages) 90 0 2.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Project Resource Assessment: Are You Sure You Have Tallied Your Costs?

"In today's competitive business environment, managers and companies find themselves facing competition for scarce resources ... l customers. In addition, projects are continually being added, changed, and removed in response to business activity and changing market conditions."The human resource process is the most importa ... xisting set of on-going projects.Long-term resource allocation should be placed in the strategic business and planning process. Generally corporations walk through their resource allocation process ...

(4 pages) 152 0 3.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management


or in a company because it's what gets it recognized by the public." Marketing is a total system of business activity designed to plan, price, promote and distribute want-satisfying products and servi ... stribute want-satisfying products and services to markets in order to achieve the objectives of the business.Marketing is important to a business as it allows the business to know the needs and wants ...

(3 pages) 46 0 5.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

What are the ethical issues concerning the outsourcing of jobs by the business community to our society in general?

n house staff to staff overseas, where salaries are markedly lower. It became a popular buzzword in business and management in the 1990's.Outsourcing is a legal business activity affecting America, an ... , and it is an inevitable response to globalization--international trade. Outsourcing occurs when a business purchases services or products from a foreign supplier or manufacturer, or when a business ...

(5 pages) 280 0 3.9 Mar/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


tion. The definitions are as follows: 1) the ability to plan the sale of goods and services, 2) the business activity of presenting products or services to potential customers in such a way as to make ... web site by offering a trip to Yankees Stadium and meeting the team.To help Adidas on their online business, Adidas has brought in US Interactive Inc. US Interactive Inc. provides business strategy, ...

(5 pages) 205 0 1.5 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Executive Summary for Riordan Manufacturing

provides training classes for employee.Peoplesoft software will minimize any disruption in overall business activity and will eliminate lack in compatibility between the systems at the various compan ... e inventory control such as material tracking, material transfers, and creating material locations. Business articles and reviews claim that programs such as Tigerpaw, Fishbowl, and Peoplesoft increas ...

(10 pages) 594 0 5.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Industrial Paper

mpany, typically the biggest or most competent, sets off price changes and the other company in the businesses follow the leader (McConnell, Brue, 2004). Market shares in oligopolistic businesses are ... in continuous improvement and was successful in profits and cost cutting measures. In a competitive business, no solitary company can sway market price. This means that the firm's demand curve is perf ...

(4 pages) 180 0 2.2 Nov/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

An Internet Perspective

ecting people of all cultures and locals. This in turn has given rise to an entirely unique from of business practice and consumer buying power. Social interactions between all types of peoples from a ... eoples from around the world have also become more wide spread. The Internet has become a hotbed of business activity, a virtual shopping mall, a social paradise, and a culture all wrapped up in a nea ...

(5 pages) 38 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

The use of the internet in mar

ompetitive in a world market, in terms of industry? Recently there has been emphasis for electronic business. Judging by IBM's recent advertising campaign you would be forgiven for thinking that launc ... a company website leads to instant profits. IBM 's portrayal of a grandmother taking her olive oil business from rural Greece into global markets neatly demonstrates the potential of the internet for ...

(5 pages) 19 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management


and agriculture.c. Viewed farmers as content and independent.d. Recognized farming as essentially a business activity.2. Between 1865 and 1900, immigrants to the US who settled on the Great P ...

(2 pages) 13 0 4.5 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History