"Ma Maison" Essays and Research Papers

Ma Maison

Jack Ma (Ma, Yun), “Alibaba” of China’s e-commerce business As a young Charismatic leader, how will Jack Ma overcome challenges of running a big business and get success when going forward? Alibaba Group, even only with 12years history, is one of the biggest e-commerce platforms for small businesses in the world. Its business includes: Alibaba.com, which is for small firms to find customers and suppliers without going through middlemen, has 57million users, nearly in every country. Another...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 849  Words | 3  Pages

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Victor Horta

to design for the avant-garde. Through acquaintances of families such as Charbo, Devreese, and Tassel among many others came the probability to design for a population that wanted to get away from the ordinary. With this came his next project, the Maison Autrique, in which he had the occasion to express his whiplash, arabesque, and sensual lines that quickly made his design popular among this high-class society. As the first use of Horta's original ideas for iron columns on a residential façade, detailed...

Art, Art Nouveau, Brussels 2023  Words | 5  Pages

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Classism in Ma Rainey's Black Bottom

As Ma Rainey's Black Bottom indicates, an issue such as classism is not merely an ideology, but a way that differentiates the classes on a social and economic scale. Classism is reflected in the play where the people on the top feel they are naturally superior to those on the bottom, especially displayed through the set-up of the recording studio. Irvin and Sturdyvant are at the top of the economic scale and are characterized as the leaders of those below them. They feel that because they are of...

Black people, Ma Rainey, Ma Rainey's Black Bottom 1231  Words | 3  Pages

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profits and demonstrated a credible example of how a small start-up company can eventually make it big in the global economy through the internet. This article mainly aims at exploring the leadership of MaYun and drawing lessons from it. Background Ma was born in September 10, 1964 up in Hangzhou, China. He was 12 years old when he became interested in learning English. The backdrop of the Chinese Cultural Revolution and Ma’s eagerness to learn what goes on beyond the confines of his neighborhood...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 2645  Words | 7  Pages

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Alibaba and its impact towards Business and society

Alibaba Group and its Impact towards Business & Society Alibaba Group is an e-commerce company founded by Jack Ma in year 1999. As an entrepreneur, one must be willing to take the risk in starting a business. Being an entrepreneur, Jack Ma has vision, innovation and determination. He foresaw the potential of the Internet that is going to help in business growth in China. He took a risk and began his entrepreneur journey. He started the business of Alibaba to help other small businesses...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 1044  Words | 3  Pages

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Alibaba: Competing in China and Beyond

Economics Bachelor´s Degree Program in International Business Mikkeli Campus September 3, 2012 Matti Uusivirta Introduction In this report I will examine the case “Alibaba: Competing in China and Beyond.” Alibaba under the leadership of Jack Ma, its founder has transformed into one of the most successful e-commerce companies in China. In the 2000s Alibaba had emerged as the largest e-commerce company in China. The company tailored its strategies to meet the needs of the customers and made...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 1395  Words | 5  Pages

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art of leadership

leadership ----Jack Ma (Date: Dec 16, 2012) Contents Abstract 3 1. Jack Ma’s character 3 2. Employee oriented 4 2.1 Establish relationship with employee 4 2.2 Motivate employee 5 2.3 Grow up with employee 5 3. Innovation 6 4. Conclusion 6 5. References 7 Abstract It takes to be leading political characteristics such as self-awareness, clarity of speech, keen intellect, and an ability to relate to people. The reason of Jack Ma management team can be a Harvard...

21st century, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 1876  Words | 7  Pages

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Chinese cross-talk

Dehai, Zhou Deshan, and others. People called them the Eight "Des" of xiangsheng There were Li Dexi with the stage name of Wan Renmi and Zhang Shouchg art, in the period of the Republic. After the founding of New China talented artists Hou Baolin, Ma Sanli, Ma ji, who was Hou's student, and Maji's student jiang Kun all displayed highly distinctive skills and have become very famous artists. there are three forms of xiangsheng The earliest form was performed by one person, and was called dankou xiangsheng...

Beijing, Ma Ji, Performance 1843  Words | 4  Pages

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Alibaba Report For Strategic Management

 Introduction In 1999 Jack Ma was living in a small apartment with his wife in Hangzhou, China, when he came up with the idea for Alibaba. That little idea, of course, evolved into one of the biggest tech companies on the planet and made Ma a billionaire many times over. Just like the garages where Hewlett-Packard, Apple and Google were started, the apartment in Hangzhou is now a shrine—another sacred spot in the tech world. Alibaba.com is the flagship company of Alibaba Group, is...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 1459  Words | 7  Pages

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2 portals

E-commerce Introduction of Alibaba.com Website-http://www.alibaba.com/ E-model-b2b and b2c Alibaba.com is an online business-to-business trading platform for small businesses. The company was founded by Jack Ma and 17 other people in 1999, and now day is the flagship company of Alibaba Group. It claims it had more than 79 million registered users in more than 240 countries and regions as of March 31, 2012. Alibaba.com has three major business-to-business (B2B) marketplaces. The company’s...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 1728  Words | 7  Pages

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Alibaba 1

The Financial Analysis 5. SWOT Analysis 6. Conclusion 1. Background Alibaba Group(Chinese: 阿里巴巴)has operated in Hangzhou which is a e-commerce and e-auction company and specializing in global trading. It was founded in 1999 by Ma Yun operates total six e-commerce sub-companies. Alibaba Group operate different aspects of trading tomakes it easy for anyone to buy or sell online anywhere in the world. Sub-companies which included: 1. Taobao.com: The web site of online auctions...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 917  Words | 4  Pages

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Bio on Bessie Smith

violent woman. She was also the greatest of the classic Blues singers of the 1920s. Bessie started out as a street musician in Chattanooga. In 1912 Bessie joined a traveling show as a dancer and singer. The show featured Pa and Ma Rainey, and Smith developed a friendship with Ma. Ma Rainey was Bessie's mentor and she stayed with her show until 1915. Bessie then joined the T.O.B.A. vaudeville circuit and gradually built up her own following in the south and along the eastern seaboard. By the early 1920s...

Bessie Smith, Blues, Columbia Records 999  Words | 3  Pages

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motivation for diversifying into the consumer business with the launch of Taobao? Does it make sense? Alibaba Group’s motivation for diversifying into the consumer business with the launch of Taobao was mainly because of the rise of eBay in China. Jack Ma, the founder of Alibaba, observed that the entry of eBay through EachNet, which held an 85% market share, was a threat to Alibaba. He was especially concerned that the rise of eBay would encroach their existing B2B business. Jack also noted that the...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 964  Words | 3  Pages

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Alibaba Group

Case write-off Alibaba Group Introduction: Jack Ma, who has a foreseen, started the Alibaba Company after his visit to U.S. He found that China jump into the online commerce market really soon. The company was focused on B2B business and its initial goal is to help small Chinese manufacturers connect with buyers. Alibaba grew quickly and still growing. It launched several wholly owned subsidiaries, such as Taobao, Alipay, Alisoft. Alibaba group is considered to be a huge success among...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 954  Words | 3  Pages

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The Life and Lasting Influence of Bessie Smith:

Clarence told me she was ready, even then. Of course, she was only a child." Bessie got her turn in 1912, when she joined the Rabbit Foot Minstrels traveling show led by the legendary blues singer Gertrude "Ma" Rainey, who was known as the “Mother of the Blues”. According to contemporary accounts, Ma Rainey did not teach Bessie to sing, but she probably helped her develop her stage presence. She began forming her own act around 1913, at Atlanta's "81" Theatre. By 1920 she had gained a good reputation...

Bessie Smith, Blues, Clarksdale, Mississippi 1744  Words | 5  Pages

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Biography JackMa

1.Biography of leader whom you choose Jack Ma (a.k.a. Ma Yun) was born on October 15, 1964, in Hangzhou, located in the southeastern part of China. He has an older brother and a younger sister. He and his siblings grew up at a time when communist China was increasingly isolated from the West, and his family didn't have much money when they were young. Ma was scrawny and often got into fights with classmates. "I was never afraid of opponents who were bigger than I," he recalls in "Alibaba," a book...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 1119  Words | 4  Pages

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Jack Ma

Jack Ma, An Internet God Father When it comes to China-based e-commerce, when we refer to the online-shopping, we have to mention the person, Jack Ma, China’s internet godfather. Jack Ma was born in the city of Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China. He was regarded as a silly guy in his childhood, and his mind became blank when he confronted three questions at the same time. He was bad at math but good at English, interestingly; his favor for English was because his father felt helpless when he...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 579  Words | 2  Pages

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Managing In The Global Environment

that Alibaba had negotiated the challenges posed by the emerging market quite well – it had taken advantage of the opportunities while mitigating the risks of operating in such a market. Leadership and vision: Finally, the leadership and vision of Jack Ma cannot be underestimated. He was able to build up an Internet business in China from scratch and this led to the flourishing of the Internet market in China. His entrepreneurial skills and vision contributed hugely to the success of Alibaba. His approach...

Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com, Electronic commerce 1195  Words | 6  Pages

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Human Resource Is The Most Important Asset Of An Organization

execute plans, and react to changes. To be efficiently managed this group of people, good HR management and policies are the key factors to be able to compete. Billionaire Jack Ma, the founder and ex-CEO of Alibaba group once quote. “You cannot unify everyone’s thoughts, but you can unify everyone through a common goal” (Jack Ma, 2014). If the employer is able to unite the organization under a common goal rather than uniting the company around a particular person, it is a lot easier to push for a company...

Alibaba Group, Employment, Jack Ma 1019  Words | 3  Pages

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Alibaba Organizational Structure changes for its IPO

Holding ltd. to conduct some organizational considerations before being listed on the New York Stock Exchange last September. Alibaba is a Chinese e-commerce company founded in 1999 by Jack Ma, who successfully created a B2B website and portal connecting Chinese manufacturers with thousands of overseas buyers. Ma eventually managed to attract foreigners to run the company since, during that time, people in China had very little management expertise. This decision, together with the significant Internet...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 824  Words | 3  Pages

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Bessie Smith

to learn to sing and dance. After Clarence had joined the Moses Stokes Minstrel Show, Bessie got auditions. Bessie's career began when she was 'discovered' by none other than Ma Rainey when Ma's revue, the Rabbit Foot Minstrels, was passing through Chattanooga around 1912 and she had the occasion to hear young Bessie sing. Ma took Bessie on the road with the show and communicated, consciously or not, the subtleties and intricacies of an ancient and still emerging art form. (Snow). ...

Bessie Smith, Blues, Blues Hall of Fame 952  Words | 3  Pages

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While traveling with the Moses Stokes Traveling Show, Smith met Ma Rainey, one of the most famous blues singers at that time. Ma Rainey's vocal style was similar to Bessie Simth's–full-throated, with sophisticated phrases–but Smith's style was already firmly established by the time she met Rainey. Rainey took young Bessie under her care and nurtured her as a mother nurtures her child. The relationship between Bessie Smith and Ma Rainey was more personal than stylistic. Bessie soon became a part...

Alberta Hunter, Bessie Smith, Black people 2193  Words | 6  Pages

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Using Three Examples, Comment on and Discuss the Development of French Domestic Architecture in the 17th Century

moved away from the simplicity and elegance of classical architecture. The buildings which will be discussed in this essay are; the Chateaux de Blerancourt, built by Salomon de Brosse between 1612 and 1619 for Bernard Potier, the Chateaux de Maisons, built by Francois Mansart between 1642 and 1646 for Rene de Longueil and Vaux le Vicomte, built by Louis le Vau between 1657 and 1660 for Nicolas Fouquet. The first building under discussion is the Chateaux de Blerancourt, built by Salomon de...

Château de Maisons, Classical order, Gothic architecture 1087  Words | 3  Pages

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Henri Ren Albert Guy De Maupassant

1880’s, Maupasant’s health was in decline. His friends remarked on his unusual behavior and his writing because shocking and, on occasion outrageous. His work reflects his interest in the emotional problems of all classes and his passion for women. La Maison Tellier (The House of Madame Tellier and Other Stories) tells in a satirical and humorous manner the tale of an outing for the inmates of a provincial house of ill-repute. On the other hand, Le Horla and La Peur (The Fear) describe madness and with...

Boule de Suif, France, Guy de Maupassant 537  Words | 6  Pages

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How Is Mood, Genre, Subject Matter, Characters and Plot Development Set Up in the Opening Scene of Ma Vie En Rose?

My Life in Pink/Ma Vie en rose (Alain Berliner, 1997) To what extent does the opening sequence of the film prepare the audience for what is to follow in terms of genre, subject matter, mood, characters and plot development? Although French by language, ‘Ma Vie En Rose’ is directed by Belgian director, Alain Berliner, and therefore shares the concerns and troubles lurking in the subconscious mind of the Belgian people, mainly, the confusion over their national identity, as the country is divided...

Alain Berliner, Family, Gender 1724  Words | 4  Pages

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My Worst Day Ever

face. After I clean the blood, I finally go to bed. This was officially, the worst day ever. Quelque chose est frappante dans ma tête et je me réveille au son hideux de l'alarme incendie. Lorsque je me rends compte que le son provient, je cours à mes parents et qui trouvent qu'ils ne sont pas à la maison. Je me souviens qu'ils me disent qu'ils séjournaient dans la maison de mon oncle et ne reviendra pas avant le lendemain. Je dirige en bas et appeler les pompiers, puis mes parents pour leur dire...

Bus, Encore Une Fois, La maison de mon rêve 1201  Words | 3  Pages

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The Cellist of Sarajevo

related to the reading because summarizes what the author means in history of the cellist of Sarajevo. Read for details. Work with a partner. Number the eight episodes in the “The Cellist of Sarajevo” in the order in which they take place. 3 Yo-Yo MA plays a cello concert of David Wilde´s work at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester, England. 1 Vedran Smailovic plays the cello with the Sarajevo Opera in the 1980s. 8 The author plays the piano in a nursing home 5 David Wilde...

Cello, Cello Suites, Domenico Montagnana 671  Words | 3  Pages

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Relation between North and South Korea for past 5 years...International relations theories

the possibility of peaceful unification (Philip Yang, 2005). (5)        Ma Ying Jeou Government and the Neo-Functionalism Upon being elected president, Ma Ying Jeou was told from the U.S. president Bush and Chinese President Hu that “1992 Consensus,” or “One China with different interpretations” shall be the key to the resumption of Cross-Strait talks. At his first international press conference on March 23, 2008 Ma reiterated his Modus Vivendi approach to Cross Strait: “non-mutual denial”...

Chen Shui-bian, Cross-Strait relations, Kuomintang 2220  Words | 7  Pages

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Tutorial Paper Heat Stress

Afterward, an in-depth exploration on the occupational health issue (Heat Stress) will be conducted. At least personal perception and conclusion will be written. Summary of News An industrial accident happened in a transportation container at Yau Ma Tei Fruit Market on 4th July 2014. During midnight time, Mr. Chan (Chi), the fruit market worker was moving mangosteen from transportation container to ground, Chi suddenly fall from height and his head hit a hard object when he fall down. After his...

Confined space, HVAC, Laborer 864  Words | 4  Pages

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PRC Taiwan Crisis Hinton

the current President, Chen Shui-bian of the Democratic Progressive Party of DPP. The Mayor of Taipei, Ma Ying Jeon and the Chairman, Shu Chin-Chiang are the two Presidential candidates that are representing Kuomintang (KMT) and Taiwan Solidarity Union (TSU). The election is stirring up talk about the future of Taiwan and its independence from the People’s Republic of China (PRC). Both Ma Ying Jeon and Shu Chin-Chiang represent an independent Taiwan, however, both have different views regarding...

Chen Shui-bian, Kuomintang, Ma Ying-jeou 1337  Words | 6  Pages

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el otono del patriarca

El otono del patriarca Publicada en 1980 y ambientada en un supuesto pais situado a orillas del Caribe, El Otono del patriarca relata la vida de un dictador que muere viejisimo, llegando a conserver el poder durante mas de cien anos. A treves de sus recuerdos, el lector se entera de que es hijo de una mujer del pueblo, Bendicion Alvarado, unica persona a quien quiso de verdad; que no supo quien fue su padre; que su primera infancia transcurrio en la miseria y que llego a dictador, despues de...

24 Horas en la Vida de una Mujer, Cyrillic alphabet, Dictator 882  Words | 3  Pages

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Business Plan

travel. Our marketing strategy is based on superior performance in the following areas: •Quality facilities •Beautiful location •Customer service 4.2 Service Business Analysis The Tsing Yi Bridge motel is a 10 room facility, restaurant, bar and Ma Wan Park that has full that provides overnight lodging, and lunch, dinner and spirits. There is only one other restaurant and motel in the area. Most people who need lodging in the area make reservations in advance to assure room availability. 4.3...

Cheung Kong Holdings, Hutchison 3G, Hutchison Telecommunications International Limited 1569  Words | 6  Pages

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Individual assignment MGT 101

Individual Assignment Name Mai Hoang Lan Number Roll SB12098 Class SB0808 Person Dang Le Nguyen Vu Position: President and CEO Name of company: Trung Nguyen Coffee Address: Buon Ma Thuot, Viet Nam Website: http://www.trungnguyen.com.vn/ Introduction Dang Le Nguyen Vu is a famous entrepreneur in Viet Nam. He founded Trung Nguyen Coffee brand in 1996 when he was 25 years old. He, as a president and a CEO of Trung Nguyen Coffee Corporation, lead Trung Nguyen Coffee to be widely known...

Buôn Ma Thuột, Cambodia, Coffee 1335  Words | 4  Pages

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Alibaba Case

Alibaba.com: A Smiling Community with a Dream Since its humble beginnings in 1999, when it was launched by Jack Ma and 17 other co-founders, Alibaba.com has become the world’s largest online business-to-business global trading marketplace, with 2.5 million and 14 million registered users in its international and Chinese domestic marketplaces respectively (refer to Appendix 1 for key development milestones). In 2004, the Alibaba websites boasted an estimated combined transaction volume of more than...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 3792  Words | 11  Pages

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Strategic Management and Leadership

Wulf (2010) in 2007, the IPO of the business-to-business (B2B) raised $1.7 billion and almost tripled in value in the very first trading day. In 2009, the Group’s revenue had grown to $636 million under the year-to-date statement after the founder Jack Ma launched the various independent businesses. Pure optimistic financial indicator doesn’t equal to a business success, it needs to be measured from other areas such as, customer, process and learning and growing perspective (Kaplan and Norton, 2006)...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 3755  Words | 12  Pages

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business model

1. Executive summary These report summaries introduce and analyses the strategist named jack ma of Alibaba Company. Also It provides the life experience and argument of jack ma. Moreover, some excellent person's quality that we can learn will be introduced.by this report. 2. Introduction: Jack Ma is often regarded as the Steve Jobs of China. Ma is the founder, chairman and CEO of the Alibaba Group, a holding company that includes the world's largest business-to-business e-commerce platform...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 2929  Words | 12  Pages

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ALI FARHOOMAND rP os t HKU776 ALIBABA.COM op yo China is a place where miracles are made. - Jack Ma, founder and chairman of Alibaba Group1 tC On 6 November 2007, Alibaba.com debuted on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, raising US$1.5 billion to become the world’s biggest internet offering since Google’s initial public offering (“IPO”) in 2004. A frenzied purchase of the stock pushed prices up by 193% on the first trading day, making it the fourth-largest first-day gain in Hong Kong’s stock exchange...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 6794  Words | 73  Pages

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....................... 10 1 1. Introduction 1.1. Alibaba Group Alibaba (SEHK: 1688) (Chinese: 阿 里 巴 巴 ; pinyin: ā lǐ bā bā) is a Hangzhou-based e-commerce/e-auction company, specializing in global trading. It was founded in 1999 by Ma Yun (Jack Ma), and operates five e-commerce sub-companies which operate different aspects of trading. 1.2. Business profile The English-language web site alibaba.com specializes in business-to-business trades, especially for international buyers trying...

Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com, Business-to-business 3166  Words | 12  Pages

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Kong Stock Exchange (Symbol: 1688). The parent company is owned by Yahoo (39%), Softbank - a Japanese telecommunications company (31%) while the remaining shares are held by the Chairman, Jack Ma and other founders. Exhibit 1 outlines the subsidiaries of the Group. Alibaba.com was set up in 1999 by Jack Ma along with 17 other founders. The company has four marketplaces or trading platforms: * www.alibaba.com: International platform * www.1688.com: Chinese platform * www.alibaba...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 4622  Words | 15  Pages

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Bessie Smith and St. Louie Blues

and one of her mentors, Gertrude "Ma" Rainey, seemed to have created the genre. They also became models of how African-American women could become economically independent in a culture that had not previously allowed it. Both Smith and Rainey composed, assembled, and managed their own road bands. Coming from the poor and working-class communities they easily influenced and related to people of similar backgrounds which quickly moved them into success. Bessie and Ma Rainey both addressed controversial...

African American, Bessie Smith, Blues 420  Words | 2  Pages

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Alibaba's Juhuasuan Overseas Platform for Consumers in Hong Kong and Taiwan

Chief representative of NASDAQ China segment met Alibaba senior executives and discussed the possibility of launching the IPO in the US and invited Alibaba to the meeting and met the person in charge of the company's IPO, but the company's founder Jack Ma and executive director Cai Chongxin were not present. According to Sinocast, The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong has not responded about Alibaba’s finance, the spokesperson of Alibaba declined to comment, and NASDAQ also refuses to remark on the reply of...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Hong Kong 539  Words | 2  Pages

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Alibaba notes

1. How does Alibaba create a competitive advantage?  Is this advantage sustainable? a) Alibaba hoped to pool enough stable transaction volume to negotiate bulk discounts from service providers and capture part of that discount for itself. As Ma put it, “If one million users are transacting daily, Citibank and UPS will come to me. We can offer a discount to customers in exchange for a commission. b) It also helped that Alibaba Group offered a host of services promoting online trade including:...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 622  Words | 2  Pages

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Silk Road: YO YO MA

dwellers. This connection of people began all the way in China to the Mediterranean Sea during various different times. The silk has been compared to internet as a way for people to communicate and globalize. An example is when American Cellist Yo-Yo Ma described the Silk Road as the “Internet of Antiquity”. In this essay I am going to compare the Internet and the Silk Road and see to what extent Yo-Yo Ma’s statement is agreeable. The Silk Road is now over a thousand years old, although it can still...

China, Clothing, Iran 729  Words | 2  Pages

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Alibaba: Making inroads to become second largest e-commerce player surpassing eBay.

Alibaba: Making inroads to become the world’s second largest e-commerce player surpassing eBay. Introduction It was in the year 1999 that 18 people under the leadership of Jack Ma, a teacher from Hangzhou, China, were to begin a journey known as Alibaba Group. Its headquarter lies in Hangzhou itself. Alibaba group have established, as of December 2013, 73 offices in China and 16 outside its borders. At the end of the 2014, it was reported to employ over 22,000 people from across the world...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 5436  Words | 17  Pages

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Alibaba.Com Research Paper

I – Company Background  Alibaba.com was founded in 1999 by Jack Ma. It has become one of the world’s largest business-to-business platforms in the world, with more than 56 million registered users in more than 240 countries and regions, linking sellers of Chinese manufactured goods to millions of wholesalers overseas. The company is about 40% owned by Yahoo.  Alibaba.com has four business-to-business (B2B) marketplaces. The company’s English language international marketplace (www.alibaba...

Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com, Business-to-business 625  Words | 2  Pages

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Alibaba Case Study

paying members In November 2007, Alibaba launched on the Hong Kong stock exchange and raised HK$13.1 billion (US$1.7 billion) in gross proceeds before offering expenses making it the largest Internet IPO in Asia and the second largest globally. Jack Ma, the founder of Alibaba, first saw the Internet in 1995 and when he went to Seattle as an interpreter for a trade delegation and a friend showed him the Internet. They searched for the word “beer” on Yahoo and discovered that there was no data about...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 556  Words | 2  Pages

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An innovation in China’s e-finance market “Yu’E Bao”

important to know what is Alibaba Group and what Alibaba has done in China. First of all, I am going to introduce Alibaba Group and its short history. Alibaba is China’s leading e-commerce and e-finance organization, which is founded in 1999 by Jack Ma, operating the world’s largest online marketplaces for both international and domestic China trade. In 2013 Alibaba hosted 248 billion USD of online shopping transactions, which is more than eBay and Amazon combined. In 2014, September 19th the company...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 2743  Words | 10  Pages

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Target clients and strategic objective 9 D. Establishment course 10 E. Opportunities and Challenges 11 F. Evaluate 12 G. Conclusion: 13 Section C: Reference 13 Section A: Alibaba A. Introduction Alibaba Group was founded by Ma Yun (Jack Ma) and other 17 people in 1999 in Hangzhou. It is the first electronic commerce company in china, which provides a platform for small and medium-sized manufacturers to trade products both in domestic and foreign market. It is generally recognized...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 2471  Words | 8  Pages

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Collection of Music in Romanticism and Realism

collection of symphonic poems assembled under the title Vlast (My Country). It is, in fact, one of the most widely performed symphonic poems ever written. Vltava is the name of a river that runs through rural Czechoslovakia and Prague. Moldau is its German name and has come to be the preferred title for this piece, not least because Smetana himself was a German-speaking Czech. The Moldau was chronologically the second of the six works in Vlast. During its composition, the composer was plagued...

Bedřich Smetana, Enrico Caruso, Frédéric Chopin 3216  Words | 10  Pages

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Beyond TEACHING NOTE CASE SUMMARY This case discusses the success of Alibaba.com Corporation (Alibaba) in China under the leadership of Jack Ma (Ma), its founder. It talks about the transformation of Alibaba into one of the most successful e-commerce companies in China and also analyzes its business portfolio. The case explains in detail the rationale behind Ma starting an e-commerce website and his efforts to bring about the growth of the company. Alibaba had emerged as the largest e-commerce company...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 5793  Words | 13  Pages

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Bessie smith biography

 Bessie Smith was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee in April 15, 1894. She was the most popular female blues singer known as “The Empress of the Blues”. She started her career by singing in tent shows in 1912, alongside another blues specialist Ma Rainey. Bessie influenced other singers including Aretha Franklin, Nina Simone, Frank Sinatra, Billie Holiday, Dinah Washington and Janis Joplin. Bessie Smith was married to Jack Gee on June 7, 1923. She made her first record with Columbia records...

Bessie Smith, Blues, Columbia Records 367  Words | 2  Pages

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Impact of Alibaba.com On The Value Chain And Trade Barriers Effect On This Website

The Alibaba Group also operates through its affiliated entities. It operates in more than 70 cities, employing more than 22,000 employees. The region of Alibaba group operating includes Japan, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, the United Kingdom, India, Jack Ma, and the United States. The first commercial website was launched in China by the founder of Alibaba. This term paper aims to discuss the trade barriers of Alibaba.com and how it has created its value chain in the marketplace (Fan, 2008). As...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 3111  Words | 9  Pages

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Elizabeth Smith

Minstrels which was led by the legendary blues singer Gertrude “Ma” and Pa Rainey. Smith developed a Relationship with Ma Rainey. She took Smith under her wing and gave her some early training, and over the next decade Smith continued to perform at various theaters and on the vaudeville circuit. Bessie then joined the T.O.B.A. vaudeville circuit and gradually built up her own following in the south and along the eastern seaboard. Ma Rainey was Bessie's mentor and she stayed with her show until 1915...

Bessie Smith, Blues, Columbia Records 681  Words | 2  Pages

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An innovation in China’s e-finance market “Yu’E Bao”

important to know what is Alibaba Group and what Alibaba has done in China. First of all, I am going to introduce Alibaba Group and its short history. Alibaba is China’s leading e-commerce and e-finance organization, which is founded in 1999 by Jack Ma, operating the world’s largest online marketplaces for both international and domestic China trade. In 2013 Alibaba hosted 248 billion USD of online shopping transactions, which is more than eBay and Amazon combined. In 2014, September 19th the company...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 2743  Words | 10  Pages

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Alibaba Shakes Off Piracy Issues

companies like Nike, Prada and Chanel that violated various U.S. copyright laws. These actions led to Alibaba being listed on the Office of the United States Trade Representative’s (USTR) Notorious Markets list in 2006. Billionaire founder of Alibaba, Jack Ma spearheaded the effort to get his company removed from the list by labeling organized counterfeiting a “cancer” and “tumor in society”. These remarks are significant because as our text mentions on page 427, the culture of many developing countries...

Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Copyright 424  Words | 2  Pages

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case study of Alibaba

C2C Consumer-to-Consumer 3 1. Introduction In this paper, we will talk about the most successful and famous e-commerce company in China: Alibaba Group about its competition strategies and its future moving. Alibaba Group was founded by Ma Yun (Jack) and the other 17 people in 1999 in Hangzhou. Jack wants to make the Internet become a universal, safe and reliable tool that would benefit the public. Alibaba Group now is holding by private, it has more than 70 offices in Greater China...

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August Wilson Biography

friend, he wrote his first play, Jitney, set in a gypsy-cab station, and another following that, Fullerton Street. Only afterwards was he able to concentrate solely on composing, eventually producing Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, his breakthrough product, which was based on a blues singer Gertrude "Ma" Rainey. Then he wrote Joe Turner's Come and Gone, and Fences, which was based on his stepfather who could not gain a football scholarship because of his ethnicity. August Wilson's plays relate directly...

African American, August Wilson, Black people 517  Words | 2  Pages

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Hong Kong International Airport

Construction Stage and Process : The map of Hong Kong International Airport Construction of Hong Kong new international airport 1. Land Reclamation 2. Construction of immersed tunnel 3. Construction of highways 4. Construction of Tsing-Ma Bridge Land Reclamation Hong Kong international airport is formed by combining two small islands, Chep Lap Kok and Lam Chau into one big artificial island. The mountain of the two small islands were blasted .Giant earth mover was used to demolish...

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Pablo Casals

music was amazing. Today his master classes on the cello are available for cellists to observe on YouTube. His ability to demonstrate proper tempo and rhythm as well as the use of dynamics is still a benefit even in the age of famous cellist, YoYo Ma His father’s techniques included he and his brother listening to, and name notes on the piano by ear. Although his father’s methods may have seemed extreme, they served only to further young Pablo’s musical ability. By the age of four he was playing...

Cello, Cello Suites, Johann Sebastian Bach 770  Words | 2  Pages

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Government in Taiwan: Overthrowing the Kmt

KuoMingTang(KMT) for control of the Taiwanese government. They fight to make Taiwan either a more independent and democratic nation or a more China-following nation. In recent times, KMT has been in control of the Taiwanese government with President Ma Ying-Jiu. President Ma has recently become politically vulnerable due to a flooding that was supposedly preventable. In his current condition, MJT could easily come forth and overthrow his position of power and reinstate the Democratic, pro-Taiwan party. Taiwan...

Chen Shui-bian, Democratic Progressive Party, Kuomintang 2893  Words | 8  Pages

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