Essays Tagged: "Chairman"

The Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Scheme (ACAS), an analysis

Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992. The organisation of the Scheme is made up of a chairman and between nine and fifteen members, with three of four members representing unions, three ...

(10 pages) 214 0 4.7 May/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

William Henry Gates III

William Henry Gates IIIChairman and Chief Executive OfficerMicrosoft CorporatioWilliam (Bill) H. Gates is chairman and chie ... ntrol of the high-tech marketplace.'The Road Ahead' won't satisfy readers curious for insights into Chairman Bill's psyche; it mostly has the bland, confident air of an annual report. But in its very ...

(9 pages) 110 0 3.4 Feb/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Bill Gates biography

William H. GatesChairman and Chief Executive OfficerMicrosoft CorporationWilliam (Bill) H. Gates is chairman and chi ...

(2 pages) 121 0 4.2 Feb/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

The Cuban Missile Crisis

hat their nation could have been taken out in eighteen minutes.In April of 1962, Nikita Khrushchev, Chairman of the Council of Ministers for the Soviet Union was feeling pressured by the U.S. The Unit ...

(8 pages) 251 1 4.9 Mar/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Comparison of two companies (financially)

ard of directors to appraise the financial company of my choice. The appraisal was requested by the chairman who would like to invest a sum of money on behalf of the employees of Tasker Lynch plc.This ... acocks efficiency is falling.6/ RecommendationsAs the company accountant, the recommendation to the Chairman of Tasker Lynch plc, is that he consider that the acquisition of shares in the Booker Group ...

(10 pages) 298 0 4.1 Oct/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Netscape Analysis Report

They released their first browser products free to Internet users in September 1994. Jim Clark is chairman of Netscape Communications Corporation. Before founding the company, Clark was the chairma ... rd of directors and other executive management are listed in the following table:James H. Clark- Chairman of the BoardJames L. Barksdale- President, Chief Executive Officer and DirectorMarc L ...

(4 pages) 194 0 3.4 May/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Biography for Paul O'Neal, former chairman of Alcoa and treasury secretary during the Bush administration.

Paul O'NealFormer Chairman and CEO, Alcoa IncPaul O'Neill was chairman and CEO of Alcoa from 1987 to 1999, and retired ...

(3 pages) 82 0 4.7 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

PCBs (polychlorinated biphenyls) in the Hudson River. Natural Recovery Vs. Dredging

When 60 Minutes' correspondent Lesley Stahl asked about G.E. polluting the Hudson River, G.E.'s chairman, Dr. Welch insisted, "We didn't dump. We had a permit from the U.S. Government and the Stat ...

(15 pages) 129 2 3.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Stalin's rise to power as a result of Lenin's fall.

Lenin became chairman of Council of People's Commissars and virtually the dictator. The new governments first act ... ty, which controlled the hierarchy of local, regional, and central soviets. He retained the post of chairman of the Council of People's Commissars and was a member of the ruling Politburo of the Commu ...

(2 pages) 82 1 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Virgin Atlantic Airways: 10 Years Later.

celebrated its 10th anniversary of its inaugural flight to New York. Richard Branson, the airline's chairman and founder, reminisced about its tremendous growth. In 10 short years, he had established ... r new opportunities to sell their products and services to the world. As stated by Richard Branson, Chairman and Founder of the Virgin Group, "Our vision is to provide the highest quality innovative s ...

(18 pages) 346 0 4.4 Aug/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

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.

es 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 sales.Martha Stewart's decision to ... EO in hopes of slowing the decline in her stock and sales.Martha Stewart's decision to step down as chairman and CEO can affect her company in several ways: By stepping down, she may have been able to ...

(1 pages) 175 0 2.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

The Digital Divide

ms of the electronic media. In Bill Gates' 1995 book, The Road Ahead, he, a Microsoft cofounder and Chairman, states:Technological progress will force all of society to confront tough new problems, on ...

(13 pages) 256 1 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Assess the current global performances of McDonnalds. What impact will this have on the fast food service industry as a whole?

losed 200 outlets in 2002 and is expected to closed 519 in by the end of this year."Jack Greenberg, chairman and chief executive, said the company will "dramatically reduce restaurant openings" to 600 ...

(6 pages) 308 0 3.4 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Lack of Objectivity - an essay on Timothy Garton Ash's We The People

ich the candidates for election to parliament were to be announced. To his surprise, the Solidarity chairman introduces him to those that are at the meeting. Rather than simply introducing himself and ...

(3 pages) 24 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

International Management - Supreme Canning Company

ompanies who come from different cultures and want to do business with each other.Question 1Was the chairman of the US company wrong for not having found out in advance about Japanese business practic ... could have a long lasting successful collaboration in the tomato market in Japan. The president and chairman of the board of Supreme Canning Company went on a four-day business trip to Japan to discus ...

(4 pages) 82 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Comparing 2 plc companies

stay top of the UK retailing services and continue to grow internationally.According to the Iceland chairman the company has 5 main goals for the future and 4 of them have been completed exactly in ac ... y, the company has delivered in line with their financial budget and market expectations, while the Chairman of Tesco, John Gardiner insists that his company have exceeded every ones expectations incl ...

(4 pages) 143 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Building of the Titanic

s large Victorian mansion situated in the heart of Belgrade square in London (McCluskie).He was the chairman of Harland & Wolff shipbuilders. Also in attendance at this dinner party was the direct ...

(6 pages) 59 1 4.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Entrpreneurship - What is an Entrepeneur? Starbucks CEO in the making.

eded in conjunction to make their product idea or service flourish into a business. Howard Schultz, chairman and CEO of Starbucks is a prime example of a successful and determined entrepreneur. He cam ...

(4 pages) 354 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Who Really Ruled Italy in 1926-40?

ce and power was limited.Not only was Mussolini the leader of the country he was also from 1926 the chairman of the Fascist party. This meant that he had much more power over the party than he had bef ... e whilst before for candidates to take posts the party had to vote for them. Mussolini by being the chairman absorbed a main part of the fascist party power. The symbiosis of the Mussolini's power as ...

(5 pages) 35 0 4.7 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

What brought about Enron's Collapse?

th the right interest at the right time in his company's objective and mission. Mr. Lay was Enron's chairman in title only, "Enron had a distracted, hand-offs chairman..."(Fowler).The company's top ma ...

(4 pages) 244 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers