Essays Tagged: "business community"

Computer Generated Evidence In Court

IntroductionWe are living in what is usually described as an 'information society' and as the business community makes ever greater use of computers the courts are going to find that increasingl ... ittee recognised, 'the increasing use of computers by the Post Office, local authorities, banks and business firms to store information will make it more difficult to prove certain matters such as che ...

(19 pages) 182 0 3.5 Apr/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Affirmative Action, opinionated paper

esentatives. The president of the firm puts out a notice of hire. The word is spread throughout the business community through the newspaper and the internet. Resumes are received every business day. ... was hired over another simply because of the color of his skin, and not by his qualifications, the business loses as well. They must pay someone the same salary they would have paid a more efficient ...

(5 pages) 241 1 4.6 May/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

Trilogy Standards

AASB 1040 "Statement of Financial Position" created confusion within the accounting profession and business community. The changes were designed for the purposes of international harmonisation and fo ...

(10 pages) 267 1 4.1 Dec/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Challenges faced by small businesses

Challenges of small businessesGrowth in the small and medium business in Canada and other developed countries has been v ... edium business in Canada and other developed countries has been verysignificant. This sector of the business community now represents about 40 percent of GDP and accountsmore than half of total employ ... uestion:"What are the barrier to entry, inhibitors to growth, and detriments to the health of small business and entrepreneurship today?"Access to capital and credit at various stages in the business ...

(4 pages) 209 0 3.3 Jan/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

NAFTA - Free Trade.

of U.S. trade policy in the Western Hemisphere for the Department of Commerce.2)Inform the U.S. business community, policy-makers, and Congress concerning market contact to Canada and Mexico under ...

(1 pages) 159 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Response to Self Evident Truths

corporations as if they are chattel. Too many financial people got to the top and don't view their businesses as living breathing things. They view them instead as financial portfolios, and so they m ... mer Harley Davidson CEO)Their inhumanity extends from their lack of ethics. Too many leaders in our business community take advantage of corporations, big and small, by rationalizing how they treat th ...

(1 pages) 71 1 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Vision for Information Technology By, Maria Parrotto

AbstractIn examining how information technology may affect the business community over the next 3 to 5 years, I elected to follow the following five of the leading ... w long it will take before the technology used will become obsolete. This is a tremendous burden on businesses who seek to compete within the economy since a large part of doing business depends on th ... ied as a potential hindrance to future progress. For example, Verisign has stated that their future business depends on future growth of the Internet and continued use of IP network. The success and f ...

(6 pages) 184 1 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Are ethics global or situational

the members of a profession. There are many governing bodies exertingcontrol and influence over the business community. These institutions vary fromgovernment based (SEC) to professional self-governin ... overning bodies that can imposerules and standards of conduct. However, the level of influence over businesses beyondnational boarders greatly varies.My argument is broken down to 2 parts. First, ethi ...

(1 pages) 94 0 1.7 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Anti-crime in South Africa

defence force] has tried its level best to combat crime, individualcitizens, sectors of the society business community, both electronic and print media hascontributed enormously towards the solutions, ... the NEC.A meeting with the ministry of Safety and Security -Rewards and Data and reporting centre).Business community for funding especially NEDCOR.CONCLUSLOAOur approach to the campaign is informed ...

(5 pages) 30 0 0.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Challenges of Small businesses

Challenges of small businesses Growth in the small and medium business in Canada and other developed countries has been ... dium business in Canada and other developed countries has been very significant. This sector of the business community now represents about 40 percent of GDP and accounts more than half of total emplo ... now represents about 40 percent of GDP and accounts more than half of total employment. Today small businesses are more diverse and more vigorous than ever, but they also faces newer and more challeng ...

(5 pages) 70 0 1.7 Jul/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The impact of the internet, intranet and extranet on business.

1. INTRODUCTIONThe Internet has taken the business community by storm since the early 1990s. When the community realised the potentiality of t ... d it as the most transforming invention in history. It has the ability to completely change the way business is being done. And, it is doing so at a feverish pace, turning business upside down and ins ... IT) experts went on to use the Internet technology to spin off the Intranet and Extranet to enhance business competition. Together with the Internet, their innovative implementations were able to prov ...

(22 pages) 564 0 5.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The advantages and disadvantages of new accounting standards IFRS

e a general idea about advantages and disadvantage of IFRS, which has been widespread debate in the business community.Main bodyThe aim of the international harmonisation process of Accounting Standar ... essary reform at tax authorities will be costly and possibly time consuming (Spulber 2001). As most business are not familiar with the new accounting standards, the government have to give support to ...

(3 pages) 337 0 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

World Trade Organization (WTO)

ow. The goal is to help producers of goods and services, and exporters and importers, conduct their business in a manner that ensures predictability and stability.(World Trade Organization 2001)This p ... de an understanding of the WTO system and its implications to government policies and international business. It is hoped that the business community will take a keen interest on WTO issues and reap t ...

(14 pages) 447 1 4.1 Aug/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Importance of Accuracy of Data Input CIS 319 UOP Week 2

Before the Technology Age, many of the things we did in business were done using manual systems. We used standard typewriters to type business correspondenc ... o the super highway of technology with reckless abandon. This rapid change came as a result of many businesses collectively losing millions of dollars due to human error and inaccuracies. Accuracy of ... though enormous investments were made in technology, technology also produced major savings for the business community-at-large. Following is a discussion of the manual methods that were replaced by t ...

(4 pages) 799 1 4.3 Oct/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

The Strategic Plan Analysis

As competition within the business community increases, the organizations that do not want internal change begin to disappear. ... ions that do not want internal change begin to disappear. Change can be a frightening experience in business, but it can also be intimidating. Companies who have seen success in the past are not as wi ... the same things they have done in the past, they can continue to be successful. Unfortunately this business philosophy is not always true. There have been many companies that have been extremely succ ...

(5 pages) 535 0 5.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Defining E-Business

�PAGE � �PAGE �3� E-BUSINESS Defining E-BusinessThis paper defines e-business. There are many different avenues of e-bus ... ues of e-business and e-commerce. This paper will go onto explaining the a few different types of e-businesses and how they work. Providing examples will help in understanding how e-business helps a b ... s will help in understanding how e-business helps a business grow and be known all over the world.E-business can be described in many different aspects of the term business. Business "has at least thr ...

(3 pages) 200 0 3.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making


duate's for positions in leadership. This purpose remains an essential component of the Bachelor of Business Administration Department at OUC jointly with the business community.Tonight I explore with ... management styles with increasing employee empowerment. We are now at a new threshold of downsizing business environments. If leadership is going to be different in the new century, what will it look ...

(3 pages) 44 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

September 11

York City goes, so goes the country.I spent some time in New York after September 11th. The city's business community had at least temporarily shifted its focus from profit-making to recovering from ... from the worst levels seen immediately after the attacks."While some pause in consumer spending and business investment is likely, the efforts of all levels of governments to return to normality and r ...

(1 pages) 327 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Horrible “Great” Conductors

accorded a position out of all proportion to his real value in the musical, as opposed to the music-business, community," he says in one of such places. It is obvious that Stravinsky holds a personal ...

(3 pages) 2599 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

open source

rs that distinguish open-source software apart (open-source 1).Open-source software is known by the business community as inexpensive, yet untested software. Since the software is now beginning to pro ... obtained it costs ?nothing? to upgrade or obtain new licenses. But does such great openness help a business more then it hurts it? Is it the wave of the future, or is it just another ?dot-com?? Oppon ...

(4 pages) 81 1 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science