Essays Tagged: "Job"

Frank Decosta

ank DeCosta was born in East Patterson, New Jersey, November 19, 1943. He is a dreamer, that is his job, he lies in bed everyday for an half hour after he is totally awake, to make sure that there is ...

(3 pages) 100 0 4.1 Feb/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Robert Frost

y got married and moved toSan Francisco. They were constantly changing houses, and Williamwent from job to job as a journalist. About a year after moving to SanFrancisco, they had Robert. They named h ... he loved poetry. His poetry had little success getting published, and he had towork various jobs to make a living, such as a shoemaker, a countryschoolteacher, and a farmer. In 1912 Frost gave ...

(4 pages) 200 0 5.0 Mar/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Athletic Trainers

An athletic trainer seeking employment in today's job market is likely to encounter many problems and obstacles along the way. The need for higher edu ... r education. With third party payees coming more into this field there should be an increase in the job availability for the athletic trainer in the clinical setting.There are also many openings for t ... y, if one is seeking employment as an athletic trainer due to the fact that there is a very limited job field and openings are few and far between.In order to be fully prepared for the position of ath ...

(3 pages) 75 0 4.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Fitting in

do withturning out in life. Knowing the right people will directly effect a persons life later on, jobwise and high school reunions. Part of fitting in is rejection. This happens because when ...

(2 pages) 90 0 3.3 Sep/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

National TV Turn-off Week

You know, no big deal. But what of the middle class? They have no problems. They have a house, a job, usually a loving family. What don't they have? What they don't have is something to worry abo ...

(3 pages) 98 3 4.2 Nov/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Should Scholarship Athletes Work?

HOULD SCHOLARSHIP ATHLETES WORK?Should college athletes on full ride scholarships be able to hold a job during the school year? Well up until Monday, January 12, 1997, full scholarship athletes were f ... hool year? Well up until Monday, January 12, 1997, full scholarship athletes were forbidden to hold jobs during the school year. For the last five years this has been a very controversial issue in the ...

(2 pages) 60 0 3.9 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Michael Jordan

o endure the streets of Brooklyn, the Jordanfamily moved to Wilmington, North Carolina. James got a job inWilmington as a mechanic and Delores got a job as a teller at UnitedCarolina Bank. The Jordan' ...

(4 pages) 204 4 4.7 May/1995

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports


. Prometheus and Frankenstein had similar choices to Adam and Eve.Prometheus was a semi-god and his job or task was to create man. After creating the man, Prometheus felt it his job to protect his cre ...

(2 pages) 116 0 4.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Short on symbolism in Miller's drama "Death of a salesman"

n be seen as Willy's suicide wish, andescape from the realities of life. As seen in the loss of his job and hisfailure to succeed. The hose also represents grief and deception. For whenLinda, Willy's ... ore interested in the sound andtechnology of the machine instead of Willy, who i s fighting for his job.Howard no longer need s Willy's services and without concern fires him.This , to Willy, was like ...

(2 pages) 156 0 4.8 Apr/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Changes. About being organised and what it does for you.

dition, when you are more organized you look more professional and you will be able to get a better job or better opportunities.Another aspect that I think if I change it I could be better in my life ...

(1 pages) 73 2 3.8 Mar/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community


build the U.S. we are in today. Immigrants come to America to get every kind of freedom and have a job so they can make more money to pursue a better life. But after the depression of 1873, unemploym ... st and native-born workers found it necessary to limit the number of immigrants to create available job positions at wages that allow them continue to feed their family.The Burlingame Treaty of 1868 s ...

(4 pages) 159 0 4.1 Mar/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

It's Much Easier To Polish An Apple. Subject: How do managers decide how and when to deal with poor employee performance

just like losing weight is simple! Of course, anyone who has ever tried either task and done their job well knows that both take hard work. Also (similar to losing weight), managing of people is a sk ... ed the key responsibility of a manager. A manager is someone who has to work with others to get the job done and achieve results. In other words, someone who is responsible for the behavior and work p ...

(2 pages) 533 2 4.4 Mar/2002

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

Plight of Worker during the Industrial Revolution: A Paradigm Shift from Agriculture to Industry

salaries were meager, and they had no benefits or retirement options.The Civil War had created many jobs for unskilled workers. Jobs such as digging trenches for the troops, transporting the dead and ... d and wounded, and providing food for the South. At the conclusion of the war the majority of these jobs became unnecessary, therefore putting thousands of people out of work. Most families were large ...

(2 pages) 100 0 4.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Pre-employment Screening

There are several methods used by employers to screen job applicants. All human resource departments screen job applicants differently; some use tradition ... , situational interviewing and personality testing. Employers need to compare methods for screening job applicants so they can choose the method that best fits their company's needs. Employers need to ... first method is the personality testing; this is a controversial way of screening applicants for a job. In the past, employers used personality testing to weed out the crazies, people who looked like ...

(5 pages) 433 3 4.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

. After attending an all girls seminary until shereached the age of eighteen, Jane advertises for a job as agoverness, and receives one at an estate named Thornfield.This is where she meets, Rochester ...

(2 pages) 70 0 3.9 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Ethics in the Workplace. Got an A

Most people who begin their working career have aspirations of excelling at their job and reaching the pinnacle of their profession while maintaining a sense of values; however, empl ... loyees' dismissal of ethics and virtues and it can be avoided.People need to feel appreciated for a job well done and rewarded for hard work. When employees are not rewarded for their efforts and are ... ey don't deserve to be blamed. It means doing anything it takes when your boss tells you to get the job done. Selfishness becomes a way of life in corporations. If you want to succeed, you play the ga ...

(2 pages) 731 3 4.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

A comparison between "The Great Depression "and "Of Mice and Men" by Steinbeck

and Men p.11). During the Great Depression money was very scarce. Youhad to travel around to find a job in order to make money to survive. Lennieand George were in that type of predicament. Keeping en ... y to survive. Lennieand George were in that type of predicament. Keeping enough money untilthe next job was difficult because prices were rising during the GreatDepression and you had to budget your m ...

(2 pages) 70 0 4.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > John Steinbeck

Government Cutbacks in Canada

It isunderstandable that government find some ways to recoupesome money, and they have done a great job with welfare,and in many other cost saving ways. But the most importanthealth care and education ... ital. All theservices would then be provided at the St.CatharinesGeneral. Beds would be eliminated, jobs would be elimated,and our safety would be jepordized. People would be dyingon route to the hosp ...

(2 pages) 41 0 1.8 Feb/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Canadian Senate

ay the Canadian Senate does not do all that much for the Canadian government. It no longer does the job that it was created to do. It barely stops any bills that go through. They're paid a lot of mone ...

(1 pages) 37 0 2.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

One flew over the cuckoo's nest by Ken Kesey

cter of McMurphy who is unable to handle control, or Nurse Ratched the head nurse on the ward whose job requires her to be in control. The world of One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest is dark; it is a pla ... if the people who are being controlled have the power to resist.Nurse Ratched is a mean woman whose job revolves around control. She depends on people who are less fortunate than her to make a living. ...

(3 pages) 109 0 4.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American