Essays Tagged: "new business"

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

Neill's greatest achievement for Alcoa was to transform an old and bureaucratic organization into a new business-unit driven corporation with over 140,000 employees spread across 36 nations.In June, 1 ... rates of time lost due to employee's injuries was already below the nation's average, however this new emphasis on safety changed Alcoa's culture forever: Managers and line employees participated sho ...

(3 pages) 82 0 4.7 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

TQM versus BPR ( operation management)

IntroductionIn response to business pressures such as globalisation, deregulation and new technology, many companies to undergo reorganization and restructuring in an effort not only to ... in an effort not only to compete but in many cases just to survive. The development and adoption of new business models and the capability to keep pace with the changing manufacturing environment are ... need to provide more value-added services to their customers.The assignment consist in studying the new approaches to operations and business processes and tools, in order to reflect the way in which ...

(12 pages) 760 0 3.1 Mar/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

John Gray's book "Mars and Venus Starting Over".

u'd come to depend on. The struggle as John Gray points out in "Starting Over" isn't just to find a new partner, but to get over those feelings of abandonment or loss or anger or whatever else dredged ... g only the bad parts Gray says, leaves you with an important part of your emotional being closed to new business.Gray's main argument from his first book has been that difficulty between men and women ...

(3 pages) 40 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Business Ethics and Contemporary Corporate Thought.

ws but experts warn of precarious outlook," is CNN'sweekend Market-Watch Headline. Another from ABC News is "Experts ExpressConcerns about Continuing Fragility in Economy's Key Elements." Finally, the ... unt of support, innovation,integrity, and reform are needed for success, and if these components of new business arenot present, then almost certain financial failure is unavoidable. This new paradigm ...

(5 pages) 400 0 3.9 Sep/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Sex Stereotypes and Gender Inequality.

romotion. Of the 88 candidates -- all the others were male -- she had the best record at generating new business and securing multimillion-dollar contracts for the Big Eight accounting firm. Yet Hopki ... apron clad woman smiling as she used the latest Hoover. The man, with his hat and pipe admiring the newest Holden. Many publications were written explaining how do be a 'good wife'. Still today rarely ...

(10 pages) 476 3 3.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Could this be the a level paper of 2004?

act and answer all parts of the question which follows."The starting point is usually an idea for a new business. Often this stems from a thoughtful look at (or analysis of) your local area. Is the di ... et, a shoe repair/key cutter or a Pizza Hut? If so, perhaps it is time one opened up. Or is there a new idea which could be marketed, such as a video rental shop with computer touch-screens on which y ...

(13 pages) 242 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Starting a new business.

se government has put forward in removing gum from its cities, as noted in an article from a recent newspaper article (South China Morning Post 2003, p14). It has been estimated that around two billio ... invest in, as it is renowned for its chewing gum removal products within the Australian market. The new business venture consists of providing a revolutionary new chemically based and environmentally ...

(1 pages) 80 0 2.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Swot and pestel analysis of tv industry in uk

em stronger and able to invest in and provide programming of high quality. ITV clearly seem to be a new business now being able to compete more effectively in today's multi channel industry. However, ... ustry. However, having said that, the Carlton and Granada merge still have not managed to appoint a new chairman for ITV Plc. Since the removal of ex chairman Michael Green who was head of the new com ...

(7 pages) 291 0 4.1 Jan/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Spain: Economic Analysis

ed permission from the government. Both men and women have, legally, the same rights to undertake a new business and for equal job opportunities. The dignity of the individual, all rights he or she in ... trictions or requirements are quite strict, although they are getting better, which did not promote new small business and the buying of housing by young people.4. Communication systemsSpain has an ex ...

(26 pages) 197 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Robin Hood case study

of the Issues Robin needs to address:1. Whether to institute the fixed transit tax (and shift to a new business purpose).2.If no transit tax is imposed our profit squeeze of falling revenues and incr ... ection (Given the growing size of the encampment) and ensure the security of the organisation, e.g "New recruit" or "Prince Johns Spy"4. Whether to accept the offer of several barons to join in a move ...

(2 pages) 452 0 2.9 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Product Lifecycle of the MP3 Player Discusses: Nolan/Norton Technology Cost, Product Life Cycle, and Stages of Production.

Overall ClassificationAnytime a company develops a new product or service, it needs to be aware that the product and/or service will not last forever. ... to: Introduction, Growth, Maturation, and Decline.The introduction phase is the first phase for all new businesses, products, and services. Any new idea, new business or service cannot escape this pha ... er is clearly still in growth phase of the product life cycle. Sales are continuing to increase and new competitors are still entering the market; however, with each new competitor entering the market ...

(4 pages) 288 0 4.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

A Business Plan

about your operations and goals. Unfortunately, people think of business plans first for starting a new business or applying for business loans. But they are also vital for running a business, whether ... r business loans. But they are also vital for running a business, whether or not the business needs new loans or new investments. Businesses need plans to optimize growth and development according to ...

(6 pages) 767 3 4.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Business Strategies

The 1800's was a time of industrial growth and urbanization in the United States. New business strategies developed, and responses to those strategies varied. Two of those strategies ...

(1 pages) 95 0 3.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Case Study on AOL and the future of the ISP INdustry

way business gets done by erasing traditional boundaries of time, distance and geography to create new virtual communities of customers and suppliers, with new demands for products and services. The ... 000, pp68). E-Business is about business harnessing the power of the internet to create sustainable new business models to drive new opportunities (Gurley, 2000, pp82). Thus, e-business not only chang ...

(10 pages) 335 0 4.2 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Operational Motivation Plan Paper

In building an operational motivation plan - I will use scenario where a new manager has been chosen to develop a new business opportunity within a large organization. This ... organization. This role involves the manager to perform a set of tasks to ensure the success of the new business opportunity. The purpose of this paper will allow me to explore the role of the manager ... each entity can do to add value to the organization.Role of manager: In this role of developing the new business opportunity, the manager has to do the following tasks:·Develop the long-term an ...

(5 pages) 118 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

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

What is an entrepreneur? An entrepreneur is an individual who creates new business activity in the economy. They can create this new business by introducing a new product ... ity in the economy. They can create this new business by introducing a new product or by creating a new market for an existing product. But there is a big difference in being just an entrepreneur, and ... oducts and services that are perceived as the highest quality to expanding market segments.Schultz knew what his market consisted of, which is mostly an urban, upper middle/upper class. He also demons ...

(4 pages) 354 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Entrepreneurs in American History

eurs. Entrepreneurs were the people who took responsibility for the organization and operation of a new business venture. These business men often risked the initial money for setting up different typ ... d disliked monopolistic trusts. John D. Rockefeller came to dominate the oil industry by bringing a new energy and overwhelming strategy into his business. With one upward stride after another he orga ...

(3 pages) 67 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Business Ethics and Entrepreneurship

esume. ( A business plan is crucial to any new business and will help with management of operation and finances, promotion and marketing of the ... ness plan when starting a small business. It is also very important to know the laws concerning the new business and the types of financing available. In addition to these points if the business will ...

(3 pages) 173 1 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Case Study: Dell computer (1994)

t inventory. If its forecasts were wrong, Dell had major write-downs.Then Dell began to implement a new business model. Its operations had always featured a build-to-order process with direct sales to ... ave been effective.Because Dell's customers were largely high-end repeat buyers who rapidly adopted new technology, Dell's marketing could focus on managing product lifecycle transitions. The company' ...

(6 pages) 458 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Discuss the claim that HRM is central to improving performance and competitive advantage in all modern organization.

ur approach to employee benefits and compensation, employee records and personnel policies. Usually new business owners have to carry out these activities themselves because they can't yet afford part ... t of restaurant can try to through present employee introduce their friends come to interview, this new interview method must go over the method used than it- it is cheaper than publish the advertisem ...

(8 pages) 307 0 3.9 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights