Essays Tagged: "AFL"

Paper on the unions in America

Labor UnionsSince the foundation of the American Federation of Labor(AFL) in 1886, most unions in the united States have displayed a pragmatic out look, largely compatib ...

(2 pages) 415 1 4.2 May/1995

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

McAdam's Brilliant Return Continues

aturday last, the awesome return of one of the best Aboriginal footballers to grace the turf of the AFL's grounds had yet another brilliant game in what seems to be the comeback to the stage that is t ... ms to be the comeback to the stage that is the AFL. He is dominating the SANFL, and a return to the AFL seems like a formality for the first Aboriginal to win the SANFL's magary medal. On that night, ...

(4 pages) 22 0 4.3 Mar/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Complete BUSINESS PLAN on sports store "FOUR SEASONS."

ons is a sports good retailer that sells a range of football (soccer, rugby league, rugby union and AFL) apparel, (boots, socks, shorts, etc) and equipment, (balls, shin-pads, etc).Four Seasons will n ... due to the successes of the Brisbane Lions, there has been increased participation in the sport of AFL, and so the market for this sport has grown. Although soccer has not always been a prominent spo ...

(20 pages) 779 1 3.9 Jul/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Information Portfolio- Secondary information collected and gathered for analysis (good or bad) to identify the concepts of sports marketing.

agement.Rights holders involve sporting entities such as the IOC (International Olympic Committee), AFL (Australian Football League) and the NBA (National Basketball League) etc. These own and control ... e rights holder. A current example is when TVw7 contract expired for the broadcasting rights to the AFL and was bided against by channels nine and ten, collectively, who inflated the rights fees and f ...

(9 pages) 111 0 3.7 Sep/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Highlights of the Labor Movement

workers. Unions maintained control over their workers while sending complaints and disputes to the AFL to be resolved. The AFL maintained a skilled worker orientation. They concentrated on winning ga ... ith employers. Their goal was to balance the work place through contracts. In it's first years, the AFL was headed up by Samuel Gompers. Previous bad experiences in labor let Gompers to keep a keen ey ...

(4 pages) 136 1 3.7 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Labor Movements During The Gilded Age

ed. Some labor movements emerged from political corruptions was the "American Federation of Labor" (AFL), "Knights of Labor", "Congress of Industrial Organizations" (CIO), the "Farmers' Alliance", and ...

(2 pages) 45 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Strategic plans for sport organisations

urne struggled to gain new supporters, as most had existing loyalties to other clubs. (The official AFL Website of the Kangaroos, 2006 & Wikipedia, 2006)1950 was the first season the North Melbour ... n some respect for a Club who had been known as the League's perennial 'whipping boy' (The official AFL Website of the Kangaroos, 2006).In 1972 the club decided it needed a dramatic change of directio ...

(14 pages) 239 0 4.9 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

U.S. Labor History - Rise of Industrial Unionism

esired change from what had brought them so much misery.John L. Lewis, president of the UVM, in the AFL in 1935 sensed this need for change, and brought it about in a new form of unionism, industrial ... uffered its biggest defeat, with the success of government and employer "union-busting". Still, the AFL was as static in its approach to organize labor as it had always been, not following labor evolv ...

(7 pages) 90 0 3.8 Nov/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Labor Relations

ys of our country and early attempts to organize workers in 1869. The American Federation of Labor (AFL) was founded in 1886 and it gave many employees their first experience with strong organized uni ...

(7 pages) 238 2 4.3 Sep/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management


w all the tricks of the trade, you will be a great footballer and you will most definitely make the AFL. Well Done.Instructional Piece - Written and created by Tim Fielder 10c. 2000©

(1 pages) 483 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

How Successful Was Organized Labor in improving the positions of workers in the period from 1875 to 1900?

to labor unions while the wages were increasing. Labor groups such as the Knights of Labor and the AFL emerged seeking better rights of labors. The U.S government also passed laws preserving the righ ... nited States from 1875-1890. Labor unions which evolved during this period are Knights of Labor and AFL some private as well as some non private unions. These unions went to a great extent to make sur ...

(6 pages) 67 0 3.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > The Great Depression

How much does the air pressure within a football matter?

used is inflated to 62 - 76 kPa. This is used as the regulation air pressure of a football for the AFL. Studies conducted by Dan Whiteman, a 14 year old boy, have shown that a ball inflated to any pr ...

(3 pages) 24 0 5.0 May/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

The History of Football

re unsuccessful and had to stop. The 2 main leagues were the NFL (National Football League) and the AFL (American Football League). These 2 leagues were huge competitors and kept looking for good coll ... ge competitors and kept looking for good college students, television space etc. But in the end the AFL was not able to keep up with the NFL and the NFL became the most popular.Now what about Walter C ...

(3 pages) 16 1 3.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers