Essays Tagged: "co worker"

September 11th: An incident charged with strong emotion such as love, fear, anger, hate, joy, quilt, embarrassment or jealousy.

ed yesterday. It was a normal Tuesday morning; I had just arrived at work. A few minutes later my co-worker walks in the door with the horrible news. At first I didn't want to believe it, I thought ... t hard to miss, they are pretty tall. Was the pilot drunk? Then minutes later, I learned that a second plane hit the other Tower. That's when I sat back and thought for a minute. This was no joke; ...

(2 pages) 60 0 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Character Arc in "American Beauty".

ter and the Character ArcAmerican Beauty is one-hundred and twenty two minute piece about a family, consisting of a teenage daughter with self-perception issues, a middle-aged wife that has an inferio ... e crisis. Most men that go through these "times" in their life normally buy a sports car (usually a convertible one that's in a bright color and extremely small, like one of those circus clown cars) a ...

(3 pages) 63 0 5.0 Apr/2003

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

Environmental discourse in the work environment.

"Krista, Can you please do an ETF for our newbie?" asks my co-worker. From the moment I started my position in Human Resources, I had to gain an understanding ... viations. Although it was customary to speak in such a dialect, I had a hard time keeping up with a conversation. The workplace is one of many different places where how you speak reflects your surrou ... ents, with my friends, at school, even the bank.When I speak with my parents, I tend to have a very conservative vocabulary. I do not use swear words when speaking with my parents and I usually will f ...

(5 pages) 40 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Multi perspective essay.

hought she is done, she claims that needs to go chain-smoke in the back of the store - without even considering helping out her hectic co-worker."Oh, well, maybe it is all for the better. She can't ... ell, maybe it is all for the better. She can't do anything other than making a big mess anyways." I comforted myself, digging my resentful scooper deep into the tank of ice cream. From the other side ...

(4 pages) 25 0 0.0 Sep/2003

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

It is a comparative essay

are important when looking for a mechanic to do maintenance on my 1993 Jeep Cherokee 4x4. One main consideration in the purchase of my Cherokee was the fact that both my husband, Steven, and his brot ... ied mechanics through Chrysler, Jeep, and Eagle. Therefore, the knowledge of the vehicle is a major consideration.A few months ago I began to have rear-end problems with the Cherokee. It began to make ...

(2 pages) 37 0 2.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

This essay discusses the moral values and ethical principles of the characters in the film, Changing Lanes.

in's case this is very true.Gavin's business life had hardly any ethics at all. His partners in his company took part in a huge scandal to get three million dollars. They cheated a man who was ill and ... they wanted. During the movie Gavin realizes just how horrible his bosses have been. He decided to confess. Tell everyone what he has done. He knows that his bosses should do the same but he does not ...

(2 pages) 45 0 2.6 Jan/2004

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

Is your company requiring drug testing?

Is your company requiring drug testing? Some of you may not like the procedure very much. So what's the best ... it-that's ok. You can grumble about it-that's natural. But do you want your employer to change the company policy to stop the testing? Here's what that would probably mean:Firms that do not test thes ... ese days tend to end up with a greater percentage of drug users, since word gets around about which companies test and which do not. This increases the chance that someone on your work team would be " ...

(1 pages) 102 0 2.6 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Managing Conflict Using Problem Solving.

Managing Conflict Using Problem-SolvingConflict resolution is an essential skill for all managers, especially ... Human Resources can you find a multitude of personalities and a diversity of viewpoints? The word "conflict" can bring many different ideas and thoughts to mind. We often think of hostility, aggressi ... tion of the word can make us uneasy. Most people can probably recall a time that they experienced a conflict with a friend, teacher, parent, or family member. Sometimes the results were satisfying; at ...

(7 pages) 538 0 2.6 Jan/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Sexual Harrassment

Sexual harassment is legally defined as unwelcome sexual behavior in the workplace that adversely affects the terms and conditions of employment. ... hey were sexually harassed on the job had to demonstrate that they suffered psychological injury to collect a damage reward. Now, thanks to a Supreme Court ruling passed in the mid 1990s, an employee ... "For this reason it makes it easier for an employee to sue an employer and for employers to enforce company policies against sexual harassment. The numbers prove it as sexual harassment cases reported ...

(9 pages) 366 0 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Who Needs a Telephone?/Discusses Instant Messaging in the workplace and whether it makes the workplace more efficient

Who Needs a Telephone?What most people once considered a teenagers toy is quickly finding its way into the workplace and being used as a valuabl ... office tools such as email and telephones. It has replaced the need to walk down the hall to ask a co-worker a question and has decreased the number of boring meetings employees must sit through on a ... h on a regular basis. This technology is more popular among sales teams, which can use it for fast communication with customers (Steen). Along with all of the benefits of instant messaging comes dis ...

(4 pages) 119 0 4.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

The Discovery of Lindow Man

Lindow ManDiscovery of Lindow Man:On May 13, 1983, Andy Mould, a commercial peat worker was loading peat onto a s ... t. It was later determined to have belonged to a woman over 1750 years ago. The find was small, and considered fairly insignificant.Just over one year later at the same peat Bog, Andy Mould was again ... for any stones or pieces of wood. He grabbed at what he thought was an old log and threw it to his co-worker. However, as the 'wood' hit the ground, the peat around it crumbled and exposed a human fo ...

(7 pages) 34 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Sexual Harassment

IntroductionThe issue of sexual harassment has been prevalent throughout this country from the office of the President of the United States, throughout military services and amon ... vil Rights Act of 1964, sexual harassment is a form of discrimination and although it is an offense committed by both females and males in assorted measures, it is predominately committed by males aga ... harasser can be the victim's supervisor, an agent of the employer, a supervisor in another area, a co-worker, or a non-employee.The victim does not have to be the person harassed but could be anyone ...

(4 pages) 249 2 4.2 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

A liiterary analysis of Flowers for Algernon

non is a mouse, which they have tested the experiment on first. As the book begins, a major conflict of man vs. society appears. Basically its between Charlie, representing the mentally retard ... gence is limited but as he grows brighter he notices the people he used to call friends, namely his co-workers in the bakery, were outwardly mean to him. Frank Reilly, Joe Carp, and Gimpy play cruel t ...

(4 pages) 41 0 3.7 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Fiedler Leadership Model

per:Fiedler's LeadershipModelA good manager is one who is able to get the job done. In today's new economy, managerial leadership has great influence on the structure and daily activities of their org ... agers must be able to motivate their subordinates, budget resources, and still serve as a source of communication to their division or department. Many business management strategies have been develop ...

(13 pages) 348 1 4.6 Aug/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

Click! Pessimism is knowing that when you have an essay due the next day that you'll have writers block.

that just knows that he/she is going to flunk the test even though he/she spent hours studying, the co-worker that stresses over the next evaluation because they know their going to get demoted."Thing ... o get demoted."Things are going to get worse before they get even worse." You wake up to a freezing cold room and realize that you accidentally left the fan on. You don your favorite outfit and go to ...

(2 pages) 21 1 3.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Letter to France (Canada's History)

ne finished.The Aboriginal people who live in Huronia desperately need medical care from us, so our co-worker, Marie de I'incarnation and fellow sisters helped out the work of taking care of the poor, ... that I'm really worried about our safety in the villages in Huronia. Our enemy, the English, have become allies with the most dangerous and fierce Native tribe, the Iroquois. Those savages have musket ...

(2 pages) 20 0 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

George Eastman

s were severely handicapped. At the age of 14, he began his career as an office boy in an insurance company. Soon after, he was a clerk in a local bank.When Eastman was 24, he made plans for a vacatio ... a clerk in a local bank.When Eastman was 24, he made plans for a vacation to Santo Domingo. When a co-worker suggested he make a record of the trip, Eastman bought a photographic outfit with all the ...

(3 pages) 15 0 0.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Professional Dilemma and Values Conflict

Making consistently ethical decisions is difficult. Most decisions have to be made in the context of econom ... of economic, professional and social pressures, which can sometimes challenge our ethical goals and conceal or confuse the moral issues. In addition, making ethical choices is complex because i ... In addition, making ethical choices is complex because in many situations there are a multitude of competing interests and values. Other times, crucial facts are unknown or ambiguous. Since many acti ...

(3 pages) 133 0 1.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays

" Social Issues in Today's Corporations"

In today's business corporations the stories of sexual harassment are becoming more common. Offices are not trying to so ... n states that " The number of sexual harassment charges filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and with state and local fair employment practices agencies around the country tot ... in 1992" ( Newman 1). The problem of sexual harassment in the work environment can be fixed through corporate workshops which government can enforce and regulate. Sexual harassment is usually d ...

(8 pages) 97 1 3.9 May/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Just Another Day at the Office

Personal computer (pc) repair technicians and doctors have a lot in common. Patients arrive at the doctor's d ... icians and doctors have a lot in common. Patients arrive at the doctor's door bearing all manner of complaints or problems. I am sure doctors have seen and heard about every type of ignorant stunt a p ... een and heard of every crazy stunt imaginable until I received a call from Carver Financial about a computer crash.When I arrived at the job site, Lola and Anthony, the office and terminal managers, g ...

(4 pages) 48 2 5.0 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing