Intranets: Invest First, Analyze Later?
The traditional approach to information systems projects is to analyze potential costs and benefits before deciding whether to develop the system. However for moderate investments in promising new technologies that could offer major benefits. Organizations...
Training and development is said to be beneficial for both firms and employees. Why then, are some organizations and individuals reluctant to invest in training?
Employees training and development remains on of the paramount factors in conducting successful and competitive...
Abortion is a very controversial subject that has been continually argued over for a very long time. Due to the severity of the consequences of an abortion and the moral and religious elements involved, this is an ethical controversy and has divided people for decades. The main controversy is should...
Master Circular on Investments by Primary (Urban) Co-operative Banks
(Updated up to June 30, 2008)
(The Master Circular is also available at RBI website www.mastercirculars.rbi.org.in and may be down loaded from there)
RESERVE BANK OF INDIA Urban Banks Department, Central Office Mumbai
1.1 Research Question
“Should Mrs. X invest in a Rubber plantation in the North East of Thailand?”
This question was chosen as a friend of my family has recently been offered an investment opportunity in the North East of Thailand. Mrs. X has no knowledge of how to assess...
A British prime minister, Benjamin Disraeli has stated “Circumstances are beyond the control of man, but his conduct is in his own power.” This quote is valid as Disraeli teaches us that we should concern ourselves with how we should react to situations and events we encounter, even though we ca...
P. Anthony Wilson
Dr. Harris, J
NACCO Industries (NC)
NACCO industries was founded by a coal corporation that seized many opportunities and employed good business tactics to become the power it is today. The industry includes a holding company with subsidiary companies specializing...
Abortion Rights Under Certain Circumstances
The debate over abortion in America has only been around since the last two centuries, however, abortion itself is as old as recorded history. The history of abortion in America can be viewed as a tale of social, moral, political, religious, leg...
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Climate for Investment & Trade
Openness to Foreign Investment
Algeria, with its population of 37 million, its energy wealth, and growin...
WHY INVEST IN NORTH EAST INDIA ?
North Eastern India is a part of the eastern Himalayan Mountain Range. Until 2003 the expression Northeast India was used to refer to the seven States that lie on India’s eastern extremity bordering China’s Tibet region, Burma, Bangladesh and Bhutan. The seven...
Dr. Brook Haley, Writing 39C
Critical Biography Essay
10 June 2010
Henry Ford: A Product of Fantastic Circumstances in a Lucrative Environment
Throughout an individual’s lifetime, one strives for any modest amount of success that is attainable in a specific time and place. A particular set of...
19 November 2012
A Genre of Circumstances: The Creation and Development of Jazz
Historians often like to talk about New Orleans exceptionalism. It is a concept that is difficult to qualify in absolute terms, but has an absolute uniqueness to it. Two facets of New Or...
Are safeguarding procedures effective in supporting people with learning disabilities who are involuntary users of services?
Safeguarding is a key role for social workers working with people with learning disabilities. This assignment will consider models of human development and critically analy...
Why and How to Invest
in Private Equity
An EVCA Investor Relations
Written by Alex Bance
EVCA Investor Relations Committee
Apax Partners (D)
Allianz Private Equity Partners (D)
I first compared the healthcare strategies of the United States and other countries. The countries I looked at are Canada, Germany and the United Kingdom. I found information on this objective through the Internet and Wolfgram Memorial library. The second objective I looked at our he...
Should You Invest in Life Insurance?
The purpose of life insurance is to provide a source of income, in case of your death, for your children, dependents, or other beneficiaries. (Life insurance can also serve certain estate planning purposes, which we won’t go into here.)
Whether you need to...
Are circumstances right for Starbucks to enter India?
Starbucks Coffee Company, which is the world’s No.1 coffee retailer, had over 15,000 stores in over 50 countries. In 1990s, it started business in Asia. Starbucks had intention to start business and plan to enter India since 2002. However, i...
University of Ljubljana – Faculty of Economics
International full-time Under-Graduate Study
Subject: Business Communication
Responsible lecturer: prof. dr. Nada Zupan
Assistant: dr. Jana Žnidaršič
Studying year: 2009/2010
The theories of both Michael Porter and Gary Hamel have changed that way organisations strive for competitive advantage. Their ideas on competitive strategy and management innovation are now seen as essential transformational tools for businesses looking to deliver profitable growth for its stakehol...