Essays Tagged: "Martha Stewart"

Kmart Corporation:Revitalizing the Blue Light Special. This is a 1,367 word APA format essay which describes the rise and fall of Kmart Corporation.

ment of the existing Kmart stores. Kmart's inability to compete, combined with the stock scandal of Martha Stewart forced the company to file Chapter 11 on January 22, 2002. However, after store closi ... price cuts and their inability to create a coherent brand image, combined with the stock scandal of Martha Stewart have all contributed to the January 22, 2002 bankruptcy filing. (www.wikipedia.com)Wi ...

(5 pages) 328 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Martha steps down This paper discusses Martha Stewart's decision to step down as CEO and the ecomonic repercussions of the in-sider trading allegations.

Martha Stewart's image and company are taking a huge hit in the media and the stock market, due to h ... nvestigators after she sold shares in the biotech company ImClone Systems Inc before the price fell.Martha recently stepped down as chairman and CEO in hopes of slowing the decline in her stock and sa ... Officer was named CEO to replace Stewart. Upon announcement, stock rose 11 cents. This is just what Martha Stewart is hoping for, as a majority shareholder.Despite the negative press, Stewart has many ...

(1 pages) 175 0 2.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

"Martha isn't guilty"

"Martha isn't guilty"Just hours ago Martha Stewart was delivered with an unsatisfactory finding of gu ... protected by her constitutional rights; however, the jury always wants to her what you have to say. Martha probably did what all small, large and in the middle investors do, "dump stock". I actually t ... nal number. This type of inside trading goes on everyday, all day in that business setting. I think Martha was unjustifiably targeted, and prosecuted. I have no doubt that something illegal was done w ...

(2 pages) 53 2 2.3 Sep/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Ethical Issue Analysis - The Sandy Berger Scandal

nancially and ethically by business failures such as those at Enron, Adelphia Communications, Tyco, Martha Stewart Enterprises, and WorldCom (Alfred Smith, 2003, p.1). The new scandal in the news is i ...

(6 pages) 251 0 3.8 Sep/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Best Joke of the Decade: Minimum Wages

g-up over the word "profits." This word has caused all kinds of problems from the Enron scandals to Martha Stewart. If the government didn't put a floor on how little can or cannot be paid to a worker ...

(1 pages) 117 6 4.4 Oct/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Examines Sociological Theroies,Describes how a blue-collar crime, a federal crime, and a serial killer are all grouped and brought together by similar rationalization and motivation.

Event 1- Martha Stewart Stock ConvictionMartha Stewart was recently convicted for the illegal selling of stoc ... ies theory. The rational choice theory is a good choice in this situation because it really sums up Martha's situation well. Martha could have weighed the situation based or her personal needs; the fa ... overall we can see that to be untrue. The general deterrence theory is a good one because it shows Martha's potential thought process. Perhaps thinking that the benefit of keeping her money, outweigh ...

(7 pages) 135 0 4.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Essay on Macbeth comparing to current events and people

control of his life. Even thought that Macbeth was written over 400 years ago, people today such as Martha Stewart, Jeff Skilling, and Saddam Hussein compare with the character Macbeth in many ways. ... pretend to be a nice and heartwarming host, but underneath he is a nasty beast. This compares with Martha Stewart in the present day. She appears to be a nice and perfect role model for all people, b ...

(4 pages) 22 0 4.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Macbeth

Theory and Analyzation on the "Man On the Moon"

President Bush. Kobe Bryant. Martha Stewart. These are some of the people in our society today that try to present themselves as ...

(3 pages) 24 0 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Evil Little Parasites

growing up in messed up families.While moms wake up to morning tea,And watch Church sermons on T.V.Martha Stewart, she was speaking on N.B.C.,Talking about how her life played out perfectly.Michael J ...

(1 pages) 36 0 5.0 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

The case against Martha Stewart surrounded her sale of shares in ImClone Systems Inc., Had she acted responsibly?

The case against Martha Stewart surrounded her sale of 3,928 shares in ImClone Systems Inc., and whether she lied to ... ompared to the recent actions of others CEO's Kenneth Lay of Enron and L. Dennis Kozlowski of Tyco, Martha Stewart told what amounted to a 'little white lie' - that aside, as a leader of any organizat ... r standard. It's against that measuring stick that leads me to believe that she acted irresponsibly.Martha Stewart, born in 1941 as Martha Kostyra, grew up in Nutley, New Jersey in a working-class fam ...

(6 pages) 121 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Ethics in Accounting

ee influential people convicted in the news such as WorldCom's CEO Bernard Ebbers ( Diana p.24) and Martha Stewart it brings to mind the accountability and ethic of the officers of major corporation. ...

(3 pages) 339 2 4.2 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Higher Immortality

power elite" (Simon, 2006, p.47). With the spate of criminal cases appearing in the media, such as Martha Stewart and Enron, there definitely appears to be a trend of higher immorality. In addition t ... ower elite is clear evidence of the problem.In response to whether or not the recent prosecution of Martha Stewart and others is an indication of a break down of higher immorality, I sincerely doubt i ...

(1 pages) 16 1 0.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

The Importance of Internal Controls

sion-making procedures must be established. The recent past is proof of corruption, e.g., ENRON and Martha Stewart are only two examples. Tyco International Ltd., L. Dennis Kozlowski, former CEO, is a ... Stricter regulations create smarter thieves and it is only a matter of time until the next Enron or Martha Stewart find their demise since everyone ultimately is caught with their proverbial hand in t ...

(3 pages) 219 0 4.6 Mar/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Thoughts Of A Serene Domicile

e. The neighborhood is filled with families, children's laughter, and beautiful homes surrounded by Martha Stewart Garden's. Yellow tulips, red roses, orange daises, and some gardens would have founta ...

(3 pages) 279 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Myth Of Martha

The Myth of Martha        We as Americans all have things that are special that bond us together ... ce our traditions. Marha Stewart helps form the bond of American culture.        Martha Stewart is the perfect example of "The American Character". She holds the values to which ... mple of "The American Character". She holds the values to which America clings desperately to. Martha is what America wishes we had time for. While we are all too busy to do anything except work ...

(5 pages) 13 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Kmart

er their brand names and operate separately under their respective names. Kmart is the place to get Martha Stewart home products, Jaclyn Smith fashions and the popular Joe Boxer line. Sears is the pla ... ith their marriage to Kmart the variety will increase to other proprietary brands such as Route 66, Martha Stewart and Joe Boxer, not only Craftsman or Kenmore. Sears controlled 874 full-line stores t ...

(23 pages) 211 0 5.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

KMART

ic, which led to stronger same store sales growth. Other celebrity endorsements have since included Martha Stewart, Kathy Ireland, Mario Andretti and Fuzzy Zoeller.Success at Kmart apparel was due lar ... re recognized mass merchandise brands such as Wrangler, Hanes, and Fruit of the Loom. Jaclyn Smith. Martha Stewart, Kathy Ireland and other private labels were added later for the $25,000 - $50,000 in ...

(17 pages) 43 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

K_MART

ic, which led to stronger same store sales growth. Other celebrity endorsements have since included Martha Stewart, Kathy Ireland, Mario Andretti and Fuzzy Zoeller.Success at Kmart apparel was due lar ... re recognized mass merchandise brands such as Wrangler, Hanes, and Fruit of the Loom. Jaclyn Smith. Martha Stewart, Kathy Ireland and other private labels were added later for the $25,000 - $50,000 in ...

(17 pages) 30 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Remodeling Martha Stewart

After Martha Stewarts indictment she steeped down as Chairman and CEO of Martha Stewart Living Omni media ... t up in three weeks. So I think things were working out all for the better.Her show The Apprentice: Martha Stewart was thought to have been a huge hit. With having 6 million viewers it?s opening night ...

(1 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Kmart Corporation

handise. These stores feature an expanded selection of merchandise including private labels such as Martha Stewart, Sesame Street, Jaclyn Smith and Kathy Ireland. In addition, new marketing concepts f ... at a rate of 213.18%; primarily due to the opening of the Big Kmart stores, the introduction of the Martha Stewart lines, Sesame Street kids line and increased promotional activities. The net income i ...

(34 pages) 53 0 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies