Essays Tagged: "responsiveness"

Tom's of Maine, A Critique of a Mission Statement

a relationship with customers that extends beyond product usageto include full and honest dialogue, responsiveness to feedback..."-line no. 4This line is the key to the goals of the company. It outlin ...

(3 pages) 202 0 4.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Effects of Drinking and Driving

d. At this blood alcohol level a driver's ability to drive would be slightly reduced as the drivers responsiveness begins to decrease. A 0.1% blood alcohol level affects the motorists ability to drive ...

(6 pages) 214 0 4.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs


y role.Categorizing parents according to whether they are elevated or low on parental demanding and responsiveness creates a typology of four parenting styles: indulgent, authoritarian, authoritative, ... naturally occurring patterns of parental values, practices, and behaviors and a distinct balance of responsiveness and demandingness.*Indulgent parents (also referred to as "permissive" or "nondirecti ...

(5 pages) 231 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters


affecting the autonomy of foreign subsidiaries are forces for global integration, forces for local responsiveness, and administrative heritage of the company.Forces for global integration reflect the ... roup of global competitors are other factors encouraging companies to gain global integration.Local responsiveness requires companies' ability to deal with particular local demands. Companies are enco ...

(7 pages) 547 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

This is a business report about the Internal and external analysis of The Body Shops strategies in the cosmetics industry

barriers to entry. Porter's Five Forces also determined that the buyer had the power.The Integrated Responsiveness Grid shows that The Body Shop brand easily integrated into the global marketThe Seven ...

(1 pages) 292 0 1.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

About maketing research.

tested and out in the market.Target Customer's needs*Accessibility*Reliability*Credibility*Security*Responsiveness*Courtesy*Competence*Confidence*Wide selection*Value*Prestige*Guarantees*Credit*Comfor ...

(1 pages) 55 1 0.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Do You Consider that the Introduction of the Citizen's Charter/Service First Initiatives Over the Past Decade Have Made Any Improvements to the Law of Public Administration ?

itizen's Charter, originally launched in 1991, was set up with the aim of improving the quality and responsiveness of public services. People have no choice about whether they use a public service, fo ...

(6 pages) 39 0 1.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Straregic sourcing and e-procurement are major new areas of potential performance improvement. How have they added value ?

encing the price and quality of purchased materials and services, as well as improving supply chain responsiveness. And ultimately, as technology continues to enable increased collaborative activities ...

(4 pages) 179 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Economics; Principles of supply and demand

oncepts that contribute to the given issue.DefinitionsIncome Elasticity Of Demand: A Measure of the responsiveness of the quantity demanded to a change in income.Supply & DemandMarket supply and d ...

(6 pages) 292 0 4.4 Aug/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Flexible working

flexible-working helps to meet business needs in a competitive environment by improving retention, responsiveness and reducing employment costs and overheads. For employees, flexible working can help ...

(7 pages) 121 0 4.5 Oct/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Who Really Was Responsible For Pearl HArbor's Devistation?

n compelling arguments to support both views, but the fact is, the people responsible for a lack of responsiveness are the commanding officers that were present in Pearl Harbor at the time. In the end ...

(3 pages) 32 0 0.0 Jan/2005

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

Analyzing of supply chain drivers on example of Toyota Company.

on.In order to understand how Toyota Company have improved its supply chain performance in terms of responsiveness and efficiency, we should examine four supply chain drivers: inventory, transportatio ... information. Above-mentioned drivers not only determine the supply chain's performance in terms of responsiveness and efficiency, they also determine whether strategic fit is achieved across the supp ...

(8 pages) 348 0 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Automotive Companies

How Carlos Gutierrez used operations management to reduce costs and build Kellogg's competitive advantage?

1> How has Carlos Gutierrez used operations management to increase quality and responsiveness to customers and built Kellogg's competitive advantage?In order to look into Carlos G ... p culture by poring over such magazines as Time ..." Creativeness in product development as well as responsiveness to consumer are keys to operational management. The article stated that within the ti ... in many aspects on what it is stated on how the customer's choice is based upon. From the Improving Responsiveness to Customer's paragraph, we see that customers needs are based upon; Low price, high ...

(4 pages) 98 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

House Project

relationships between builder and buyer.ObjectivesWe always operate with the market sensitivity and responsiveness of a small hometown builder. You can start with our library of upscale designs and, t ...

(6 pages) 79 0 0.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Electronic Marketing report

" is using Internet-based marketing systems to create awareness, demand, and feedback, and to gauge responsiveness for the market acceptance of products and services.The world has begun to discover an ...

(21 pages) 363 0 3.2 Jul/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Case Study for Amad Reston and his vision for the School Plus Web services.

tside vendor, Amad has discovered that the company would save money and improve the reliability and responsiveness of the services. It sometimes takes a while for management and corporate to accept ch ...

(2 pages) 28 0 4.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > E-commerce

Notes for a freshmen college microeconomics course.

HAPTER 20DEMAND AND SUPPLY ELASTICITYI. Price Elasticity of DemandA. Concept of Price ElasticityThe responsiveness or sensitivity of quantitydemanded to a change in price.B. General Formula for Price ... two goods are complements, the coefficient will benegative.V. Income Elasticity of DemandShows the responsiveness of certain goods to changesin real consumer income.Income Elasticity % Change in Q De ...

(22 pages) 444 0 1.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Marketing planning.

old with changing lifestyles, growing purchasing power, increased awareness about personal hygiene, responsiveness of the consumer to brands offering superior value and the spread of audio-visual medi ... of the society. This has really helped Surf to build corporate social image. These kinds of social responsiveness will help to create as well as build brand awareness.* The detergent market is growin ...

(12 pages) 253 0 3.7 Jan/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Classic parenting styles

t parenting styles. Categorizing them by whether they are high or low in parental demandingness and responsiveness.Permissive parents (indulgent or nondirective parents) are more responsive than deman ... ct to their child.Uninvolved parents (neglecting or rejecting parents) are low in demandingness and responsiveness. Parents are frequently absent or busily preoccupied with work, poverty, wealth, alco ...

(2 pages) 110 0 5.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Discuss the factors, which affect demand: Explain the concept of price elasticity of demand and its significance to governments and producers.

r goods and services affects the demand for a product. If a product has close substitutes, then the responsiveness of demand to change in price is high. The level of income of an individual also influ ... d for generic brand products decreases as income rises.The price elasticity of demand refers to the responsiveness of quantity demanded to a change in price. Elasticity is represented by the mathemati ...

(3 pages) 171 1 4.5 Apr/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics