Essays Tagged: "relative importance"

The Most Significant Events during 1789-1975 - Gives a vivid persepective of the sixteen most important events during 1789-1975 in much detail from different perspectives.

llowing discussion provides my reasoningfor selecting each of the events and my opinion as to their relativeimportance in contrast to each other. Finally, I have concluded that ofthe sixteen events, t ... ess of World War I. Further, as was the casewith World War I, the United States was victorious in a relatively shortwar and the postwar mood of Americans was upbeat and optimistic.The Vietnam War, on ...

(32 pages) 575 0 3.1 Sep/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Four Functions of Management

he management concept are four basic functions: Planning, Organizing, Leading, and Controlling. The relative importance of these functions depends upon the situation and nature of the given organizati ...

(4 pages) 379 1 4.5 Feb/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The Importance of Structure, People, and Politics in Projects

Relative ImportanceIntroductionIn project management, there are many different aspects to ensure tha ... bably the most stressful portion of the structure part of a project. They give the project manager aRelative Importancetimeline for when certain portions of a project should be completed by. If there ... like the one at hand. In addition, an employee who has done a similar project before may be able toRelative Importanceforesee some snags and obstacles that may be encountered. Having an experienced s ...

(4 pages) 144 0 3.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Organizational Behavior.

he subject area of "Organizational Behavior." Although there is still considerable debate as to the relative importance of each, there appears to be general agreement that OB includes the core topics ...

(1 pages) 445 0 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Che Guevara and the Cuban Revolution in the years 1959 to 1967.

a played roles of major importance to the revolution itself. One's importance to anything is always relative and difficult to quantify. Compared to Fidel Castro, Guevara was only in a supporting role ... in charge of the state new agency. This shows how much trust Castro placed on Guevara and also his relative importance at that stage of the revolution; he was responsible for convincing the people of ...

(2 pages) 66 1 4.2 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Supermarket industry.

The overall emphasis on non-price characteristics and the relativeimportance of the different characteristics in all countries providesopportunities for retai ... as a variable, the nature ofthat advertising can have a major impact on the type of consumer andthe relative emphasis on factors such as quality and price is notreflected in the measures used. In the ... and discount firms, and with the discounters growing thefastest.The discount stores are viewed as a relatively new phenomenon in theUK market, but they are seen as the most rapidly growing type ofstor ...

(13 pages) 469 0 2.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Do You Want Children?

There is much speculation about the relative importance of factors contributing to the fall in child conception since access to effectiv ...

(8 pages) 59 0 4.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Macroeconomic effects of a war with Iraq

rning Herald article 'Conflict tipped to rip billions from local economy'.Economists argue over the relative importance of the economic factors involved that will contribute to the overall economic co ... thod to balance the cost of increased spending is to, of course - borrow money.As tax increases are relatively unpopular and simply making additional money can be risky, we can assume that the governm ...

(5 pages) 291 0 4.6 Apr/2004

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

Nature Vs. Nurture

        The argument over the relative importance of nature (genetics) and nurture (environment) in determining human traits has l ...

(3 pages) 333 4 4.2 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Work Centrality and Hofstede's four dimensions

work centrality and its implications for motivation. Use specific country examples and discuss the relative meaning of work in those countries.The relative importance of work compared to that of leis ...

(3 pages) 191 1 3.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Culturally Based Value Systems

ss and how culturally based value systems influence these stages. Specifically,Explain the role and relative importance of relationship building in different countriesDiscuss the various styles and ta ... to be insulting and prefer to operate on the basis of understanding and social trust.2) Discuss the relative use of nonverbal behaviors, such as silent periods, interruptions, facial glazing, and touc ...

(5 pages) 138 0 4.5 Jul/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

New discovery of management skills

, and conceptual skill has to do with ideas.A manager's level in the organization determines the relative importance of possessing technical, human, and conceptual skills. Top-level managers need c ...

(3 pages) 83 0 2.3 Aug/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

What is a distribution channel? what are Conventional Distribution Channel and Vertical Marketing System? Compare them.

competitive era, an understanding of the alternative distribution channels and the trends in their relative importance can be of strategic importance for any company. For example, the growth and impo ...

(6 pages) 28094 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

'Water controls weathering type and rate'-How far do you agree with this statement

several processes and all three types of weathering are at work in all environments, although their relative importance varies, such as water and temperature. The effect of weathering on rock is what ...

(2 pages) 44 2 3.6 Oct/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geology & Geosciences

Market Entry Methods

r operations internationally. The mode of entry into an international market is a reflection of the relative importance assigned to the following criteria:The level of control the organisation wishes ...

(3 pages) 251 0 4.3 May/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Nature versus Nurture.

Nature versus nurture is a shorthand expression for debates about the relative importance of an individual's innate nature and experiences ("nurture") in determining or c ...

(2 pages) 68 1 1.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Learning to a Human: Reflection on Learning.

implications of our capacity to learn to:-move us forward-control us / possibly move us backwardThe relative importance of Associative Learning is that the learning is based on the assumption that ide ...

(2 pages) 91 0 4.3 Dec/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Business Leadership.

s the functional expectations of someone is a leadership role. However, each society determines the relative importance of each role and therefore what makes a good leader.Cross-cultural research has ... ten in Finland than in Sweden), and some managers favored directive or consultative approaches with relatively little participation. This variation was explained in part by industry characteristics as ...

(11 pages) 577 0 3.7 Jan/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

Strategic Management case study in the Hotel industry

port will first examine the UK hotel market, discuss the major industry players and demonstrate the relative importance of key issues. Furthermore, it will explore the UK consumer trends, present the ... pmentProfitability gains from rising rates rather than occupancyWhile hoteliers have held occupancy relatively steady during the downturn by cutting rates in the past, the recently strengthening deman ...

(9 pages) 495 2 3.7 Feb/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Italy and MussoliniI - Why did the fascists come to power in 1922?

ds the rise of fascism. The following essay shall generate these answers and additionally argue the relative importance of the role of the King, the failure of liberal parliamentary government to deal ... he fascist movement would have been defeated. When one is answering such a question it is of course relative to acquire as many facts as possibly regardless of how insignificant they at first appear. ...

(6 pages) 33 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History