• Jeremy Lin
    successful performance or achievement. On February 4th 2012 Jeremy Lin made his NBA debut against the New Jersey Nets. Twelve minutes into the game, the non-starter Guard entered the game to make his debut as a New York Knick. To everyone’s surprise Lin came off the bench cold to put up big numbers against the...
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  • Coffee, Tea, or Opium
    status. China's commissioner for foreign trade, Lin Zexu wanted to stop the illegal importation of opium into his country. Lin saw that the opium trade was damaging the publics health and was bleeding China of its wealth. The emperor of Manchu had given Lin extensive power and ordered him to control the...
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  • Social Capital
    consequences of the negative emotions such as anxiety, stress, low self-esteem, …But on the other hand, Lynch et al eventually suggested in the same article that “an inequitable income distribution may be associated with a set of social processes and policies that systematically under invest in human, physical...
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  • Marketing and Business Performance of Construction Smes in China
    (Iqbal, 2000), Europe (Lyberaki, 1994; Dutta and Evrard, 1999), Australia (Graham, 1999), New Zealand (Lilley, 1998), and China (Chow and Tsang, 1994; Lin and Zhou, 2003). Some have attributed SMEs’ contribution in employment growth to the entrepreneurial and innovative culture, which is often the result...
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  • The Red Book and the Power Structure of Communist China
    its meteoric rise from a hand book for military recruits to compulsory reading for all Chinese citizens, is closely tied to its developer Lin Biao's rise to power. Lin Biao was born in 1907 and was fourteen years younger then Mao; he joined the communist party in 1925 and until the communists captured control...
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  • 1.Shopping and Tourist Night Markets in Taiwan
    ARTICLE IN PRESS Tourism Management 27 (2006) 138–145 www.elsevier.com/locate/tourman Shopping and Tourist Night Markets in Taiwan An-Tien Hsieha, Janet Changb,Ã b School of Management, Da-Yeh University, Chang-hua, Taiwan Department and Graduate School of Tourism Management, Chinese Culture...
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  • China Thru Literature
    an unstructured government and the poverty and struggles many faced are also detailed in other articles such as “The True Story of Ah Q” by Lu Xun, in addition to “The Art of Living” and “ The Way Out” by Lin Yutung.” Many of these characters are in battles, some against society and some against themselves...
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  • John
    past; one of those men was Lin Biao (Dutt and Dutt, 1970: 80). Mao rightly saw that the best way to provide both direction for the Red Guards and to make himself immune from their attacks upon party official would be to foster a personality Cult. Thus under the guidance of Lin Biao who after Liu Shaoqi...
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  • Relationship Between Tourism and Cultural Heritage Management: Evidence from Hong Kong
    ARTICLE IN PRESS Tourism Management 26 (2005) 539–548 Relationship between tourism and cultural heritage management: evidence from Hong Kong$ Bob McKerchera,*, Pamela S. Y. Hoa, Hilary du Crosb b a School of Hotel and Tourism Management, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon...
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  • Waiting, by Ha Jin
    Goose Village. The main character, Lin Kong, an army doctor in WuJi City, maintained his routine returning home once a year to divorce his wife, Shuyu, for seventeen years. Lin and Shuyu were married under an arranged marriage hosted by Lin’s parents. Even though Lin was initially against this arranged...
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  • Making Decisions Based on Demand and Forecasting
    Researchers confronted with data availability problems use other approaches besides dummy variables. For example, Hsieh, Hu, and Lin (1999) used the market share of newly introduced low-tar cigarettes in Taiwan during 1988–1996 as a proxy measure of the spread of anti-smoking information...
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  • the impact of intellectual capital on firms market value
    competitive advantage (Chen et al., 2005; Edvinsson and Malone, 1997; Lev and Radhakrishnan, 2003; Lev and Zarowin, 1999; Lev, 2001; Ruta, 2009; Yang and Lin, 2009). Additionally, it is believed that the limitations of financial statements in precisely explaining firm value reveal the fact that, nowadays,...
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  • Why Computer Scientists Should Care About Cybersecurity?
    Lin, H. (2012). Why computer scientists should care about cyber conflict and U.S. national security policy. Communications of the ACM; Vol. 55 Issue 6, p41-43, 3p. DOI: 10.1145/2184319.2184334 This article discusses why computer scientists should be aware of cyberconflict and U.S. National Security...
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  • Linsanity
    dose not happen everyday. Jeremy Lin would soon be the one to change this. Jeremy Shu-How Lin was born in bright sunny Palo Alto, California on August 23, 1988. His mother, Shirley Lin and father, Gie-Ming, emigrated from Taiwan to the United States in the mid-1970s. Lin has two brothers, the older one...
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  • nvestigating the impact of organizational socialization on the job related outcomes of graduate newcomers
    that the research gap lies in the shortage of academic articles focusing on socialization process of fresh graduates who are newly hired. Despite that organizational socialization involves actions by organizations and newcomers, yet some articles like Allen (2006) focused on the organization socialization...
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  • Rebranding
    FACULTY OF COMMERCE DEPARTMENT OF TOURISM AND HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT A critique of the customer retention strategies employed by hotels in Zimbabwe. Proposed by: Trevor Takura Zuze R092242Z(PDP) Lecturer: Njerekai C TABLE OF CONTENTS. Title Page 1.1 Problem background ...
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  • Confucius and Management
    left to himself to live a holy life. God provides man with the indwelling of His Holy Spirit to enable man to live in obedience to His law. A Final Critique Most people of Asian descent may not be strict adherents to Confucianism, but they are all influenced by his philosophy. Anyone seeking to serve...
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  • An Exception for Lin Dan, Should or Shouldn't?
    write about my favorite sport, badminton. Lin Dan from China is my idol in this sport. He and Lee Chong Wei are both the living legends of the badminton world due to their incredible skills and virtuosity. Their matches are always thrilling and emotional. Although Lin Dan is an extremely skilled and legendary...
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  • The Team That Wasn't
    A Case Analysis: The Team That Wasn’t Abstract: This case analysis presents an objective assessment of FireArt’s team concept. It offers a critique of the company’s failed attempt to establish a team of department heads assembled with the objective of realigning FireArt’s organizational structure...
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  • Maya Lin Vietnam War Memorial
    innovation was to list the dead and missing chronologically, rather than alphabetically, that latter being the accepted norm in military monuments. Lin quotes the purpose of the memorial: "The Vietnam Veterans Memorial is a geode,I envision it not as an object inserted in the earth but as part of the...
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