Essays Tagged: "technological innovation"

The Two-Wheel Drive Bicycle

Technological innovation by a minority -About two years ago, I was looking into buying a new bicycle ...

(5 pages) 73 0 4.4 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Does Technology Dictate Change, or Change Dictate Technology?

is the application of scientific knowledge for practical purposes (Burton-Jones, 1999). Adoption of technological developments through to utilization is characterised in two very different ways, techn ... e development of technology in one setting that is then transferred for use in another setting. The technological innovation is focused on the originator with successful transfer being recognised thro ...

(5 pages) 540 0 3.8 Feb/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Advantages of Television

phone have changed the way the nations interact with each other in a global society. Choose another technological innovation that you think is important. Give specific reasons for your choice.Advances ... and telephone have changed the way the nations interact with each other in a global society.Another technological innovation that I think important is the television.Television or the so-called 'idiot ...

(2 pages) 10976 0 4.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Globalization

of the economy. National economy is no longer the key factor in areas of scientific development or technological innovation. "The enterprise privatizes for its own purposes the role of the state." 1 ... Europe and US. This favouritism for the developed regions is due to their advanced economic wealth, technological potential, scientific supremacy and cultural power over the less developed regions. Re ...

(6 pages) 254 1 3.6 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Discuss the transformation process of state owned enterprises (SOEs) in a transition economy. Illustrate by using a company you have researched in China, Vietnam or Russia.

ciencies and reducing cost.Anshan was able to extricate itself from its unprofitable status through technological innovation and increasing their efficiency of its management process. This was done th ...

(4 pages) 117 0 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Media Influence.

increase in the magnitude and complexity of societal actions and engagements, rapid social change, technological innovation, rising personal income and standard of life and the decline of some tradit ... n of the mass medias influence is the link to violent programmes and violence within society. Some, technological determinists extend to the belief that the television has altered the world, and it is ...

(11 pages) 915 1 4.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Managing Growth Options.

unities with the greatest value creation potential often arise at points of discontinuity caused by technological innovation, deregulation, or shifts in consumer behavior. For example, digital technol ...

(3 pages) 88 1 0.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Do we need government intervention in the form of Competition Policy ? if so, Why? Applied and discuss based on case study or research

Competition policy aims to ensure, wider consumer choice, technological innovation and effective price competition. If achieved, the above aims contribute to ...

(7 pages) 198 0 3.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Communications Technology: Global Information Infrastructure

and communication technologies. The telecommunications sector is changing at warp speed, driven by technological innovation that results in new equipment and services, and also by new entrants and al ... their productivity, but they must also learn how to manage their decentralized work force.One major technological trend is the extension of "information superhighways" in the form of broadband network ...

(18 pages) 526 0 4.4 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Marketing plan - RTD cocktail in a bottle (no financials or break even)

enerates around $5 billion in total annual sales. The Group emphasises excellence in manufacturing, technological innovation, and development of superior brands and its products include: Foster's Larg ... ence of the Sydney city night life provided the appropriate consumption opportunity for our product.TechnologicalCUB uses a seven day per week multichannel customer contact centre powered by Aspect so ...

(18 pages) 437 0 4.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Communications Technology: Global Information Infrastructure

and communication technologies. The telecommunications sector is changing at warp speed, driven by technological innovation that results in new equipment and services, and also by new entrants and al ... their productivity, but they must also learn how to manage their decentralized work force.One major technological trend is the extension of "information superhighways" in the form of broadband network ...

(18 pages) 460 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

The Role of Technology in Transforming the New Zealand Economy

ly. While low technology products still dominate our exports, other nations have vigorously applied technological innovation to develop high value goods and services.We are nevertheless poised to driv ... nd Universities to commercialise their research in partnership with the private sector; Grow technological capability in firms, by increasing the flows of researchers into business; and ...

(7 pages) 69 0 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Communications Technology: Global Information Infrastructure

and communication technologies. The telecommunications sector is changing at warp speed, driven by technological innovation that results in new equipment and services, and also by new entrants and al ... their productivity, but they must also learn how to manage their decentralized work force.One major technological trend is the extension of "information superhighways" in the form of broadband network ...

(18 pages) 473 1 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

"World War One was Inevitable"

and torn apart by a war, which took the lives of citizens as well as militants. The war introduced technological innovation to the battlefield. Some people believe that World War One was inevitable a ...

(1 pages) 49 1 2.5 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

World War One was Inevitable

and torn apart by a war, which took the lives of citizens as well as militants. The war introduced technological innovation to the battlefield. Some people believe that World War One was inevitable a ... of the nineteenth century. The Industrial Revolution of the 19th century was a period of social and technological change in which manufacturing began to rely on steam power rather than on water or win ...

(6 pages) 90 1 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Marketing and Its Components

rce services and pushed the U.S. auto industry into a different area. In future, there will be more technological innovation involved in the auto industry, which will also change the customers' demand ... rance packages on vehicles they are interested in purchasing. Joseph Phillippi explains, "There's a technological angle, too: much of the proliferation stems from the automakers' increasing skills at ...

(5 pages) 132 0 4.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Sealed Air Corporation (HBS 9-582-103) case analysis

1. What are the problems?Market leadership and technological innovation have marked Sealed Air's participation in the U.S. protective packaging mar ...

(4 pages) 484 0 2.6 Aug/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Telecommunications competitons and their profiles in the caribbean region

and communication technologies. The telecommunications sector is changing at warp speed, driven by technological innovation that results in new equipment and services and ultimately new entrants into ...

(3 pages) 65 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

How the industrial and economic differences of the north and south helped cause the Civil War

outh strongly opposed tariffs and promoted slavery.The North was very reliable on manufacturing and technological innovation. Environmental conditions in the north did not open opportunity for large p ...

(8 pages) 84 2 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

ARCHITECT Pier Luigi Nervi the Master Builder

but with his stern doctrine of integrity, truth, and correctness in building structures he brought technological innovation and esthetical triumph to the landscape of Italy during a forty-year period ...

(10 pages) 57 0 4.1 Nov/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists