"Octane Service Station" Essays and Research Papers

  • Octane Service Station

    Octane Service Station On March 15, Julio Trevino signed a lease agreement to operate a gasoline service station that was owned by the Octane Oil Company (here after, simply “Octane”). Trevino had contacted the regional sales manager of Octane in response to an advertisement that solicited applicants “with $25,000 to invest” to lease and operate a newly erected Octane gasoline service station. Trevino had been able to accumulate approximately $32,000 for investment purposes as a result...

    1963, 1966, 1967 1541  Words | 6  Pages

  • Service Station

    A step-by step guide to starting a Service Station Business V27 June 2010 Introduction Welcome to the Department of Employment, Economic Development and Innovation’s Service Station Business Information Package. Starting a business is a complex matter. There are many facets to small business that may not be obvious to you initially. This package has been designed for people who are considering starting or buying a Service Station Business. It has been designed to assist you through the...

    Business, Commercial law, Entrepreneurship 7389  Words | 39  Pages

  • Octane Rating

    Octane Rating Octane rating is a fuel's ability to resist  detonation and is classified by three main rating types. Octane rating is the measure of how resistant is gasoline and other fuels in the combustion engines to automatic ignition. It is the measure of a fuel’s burning characteristics. It is a standard measure of the performance of a motor or aviation fuel, the higher the octane number, the more compression the fuel can withstand before detonating. In broad terms, fuels with a higher octane...

    Carbon dioxide, Carbon monoxide, Gasoline 1398  Words | 5  Pages

  • Hill Stations

    diseased developed by this industrial phenomenon. J. B.Shaw, a great thinker in U.K in his famous Essay "where the wealth accu- mulates and the men decay" rightly pointed out mecha- nism of human talent. Doctors in Europe advised people to visit at hill station for mental relaxation. It was the correct remedy to come out form boredom and mental tension. In this millennium age, tourism has become a prominent part of human life, which gives synergy and energy to keep pace with the present com- petitive world...

    Destination hotel, Hospitality industry, Hotel 1350  Words | 4  Pages

  • Services

    Prompt: In some countries every young person must serve two years of military service. Should we have a similar policy in the United States? Write an essay stating your position on this issue and supporting it with convincing reasons. Be sure to explain your reasons in detail. The Model Essay: What You Can Do for Your Country A few countries require every young person to serve two years of military service, and as we continue to face military conflicts across the Introduction Statement...

    Conscription, Military, Military history 1080  Words | 5  Pages

  • Automotive Industry and Service Station

    Unit (now MUSCO Stampings) acquired from GKW 1991: Introduction of Commander series. 1992: Triton Overwater Transport Agency Ltd., formed Implementation of the Service Center project at Kanhe Merged diverse activities of Steel, Machine Tools, Graphics into Intertrade Division 1993: Mahindra Steel Service Centre Limited formed in association with Mitsubishi Corporation and Nissho Iwai Corporation of Japan. Mahindra Acres Consulting Engineers Ltd. (MACE) formed - a JV with...

    Automobile, Automotive industry, Diesel engine 8696  Words | 43  Pages

  • Credit Card and Petrol Station

    GEZ PETROL STATION: USING COST-VOLUME-PROFIT ANALYSIS FOR PLANNING By KU NOR IZAH KU ISMAIL (Corresponding author) School of Accountancy UUM College of Business Universiti Utara Malaysia E-mail: norizah@uum.edu.my Tel: 04-9283906 And WAN NORDIN WAN HUSSIN Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business Universiti Utara Malaysia GEZ PETROL STATION: USING COST-VOLUME-PROFIT ANALYSIS FOR PLANNING INTRODUCTION As an Area Manager of GEZ Bhd, a major oil company...

    Convenience store, Costs, Credit card 1307  Words | 5  Pages

  • Gas Station Feasibility

    I. Management Aspect A. Form of the Business Ownership The Gassoline station is a partnership form of business that is owned by five persons and managed by two persons, namely Mr. Neil Aldin Dano, and Mr. Mark Anthony Fabian, Mr. Mico Quimbao, Mr. Daweng Zerpe and Mr. Arnel Espinosa. B. Nature of the Business The gassoline station will be offering the following petroluem and lubricant products; Petroluem: Unleaded Deisel Auto-Lpg Lubricants: C. Location The Gassoline stattion will...

    Business, Pangasinan, Permit 1236  Words | 5  Pages

  • Questionnaire for Customer in Petrol Station

    QUESTIONNAIRE FOR CUSTOMERS We are from Uitm Arau, Perlis and currently are carrying out a research for our project paper regarding petrol station. We would be grateful if you could spare some time to answer a few questions. Name of the Visitor :                  _____________________________ Date of visit :                              _____________________________ Sex of the visitor :                       _____________________________ Age of the visitor :                      _____________________________ ...

    Fuel, Gasoline, Perlis 526  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Nature of Service

    Nature Of Services Service Bundle: Offering several services in a same package. Element | Core Goods | Core Services | Business | Custom clother | Business hotel | Core | Business suits | Room for the night | Periphal goods | Garment bag | Bathrobe/ amenities | Peripheral service | Deferred payment plans | In-house restaurant | Variant | Coffee lounge | Airport shuttle | CORE BUSINESS: is the sector(s) of business activity that is the reason or purpose for being. Service/product bundle ...

    Customer, Good, Goods 716  Words | 5  Pages

  • Questionnaire: Railway Station Development Across India

    QUESTIONNAIRE Dear Sir / Madam, this is a research cum investigative study being conducted on railway station development across India to study the changing perspectives of service industry. The study is meant solely for academic research purposes and complete confidentiality will be maintained. It will take approximately 10 minutes to complete the questionnaire. Kindly extend your cooperation in filling up this questionnaire. Your participation in this study is completely voluntary. There are...

    Public transport, Railway platform, Railway station layout 777  Words | 7  Pages

  • Service Capacity

    Service Capacity * Service Capacity is defined as the maximum level of value-added activity, which can be consistently achieved over a period of time under normal operating conditions. * The important consideration is that the service provider should be able to sustain provision of service at such a rate comfortably under normal working conditions. * It can be expressed as : 1. Max. number of patient attended by a Doctor / hr. 2. Max. number of calls attended by a Executive...

    Capacity management, Customer service, Good 1183  Words | 5  Pages

  • Gas Stations

    Do Gas Stations cause soil pollution? Soils are extremely important parts of every ecosystem. They are a home to many microbes and provide vital nutrients to the plants that live in them. pH is the measure of acidity or alkalinity of a solution, and most organisms have a very small range of pH values in which they can survive. 7 is considered neutral, lower than 7 is acidic (lemon juice, rain water) and above 7 is basic (bleach, soap). Lots of urban areas are dependent on car transportation...

    Carbon dioxide, Gas, Petroleum 681  Words | 3  Pages

  • New Business Plan for a Gas Station Start Up

    satisfied is that my gas station will have gasoline, diesel, and a service station to get the repairs or inspections they will need to have. There will be a free air pump, so they can have the option of filling up their tires. I will also have coffee, snacks and different beverages the customer can purchase as well, so they can also fuel up their bodies as well for the ride they are going to make. The product will be unique by my station having a self service, but also a full service section for customers...

    BJ's Wholesale Club, Costco, Customer service 2914  Words | 7  Pages

  • Central Station

    Central Station Walter Salles, Central Station is a touching, well made motion picture that has very few flaws. The movie centers around a Brazilian woman named Dora and a little boy, Josué. This is a story of a cynical woman and a little boy's adventure to find his father of whom he has never seen before. Through the film there is a bonding of the two main characters and each of them greatly transforms each other for the rest of their lives. The script of this movie has a compelling quality...

    Actor, Culture, Culture of Brazil 955  Words | 3  Pages

  • Programs and Services

    University of Phoenix Material Programs and Services Matrix Use the matrix to identify five different types of programs or services available for long-term care populations. Include a brief description of the program or service and identify the populations that may be in need of each. Indicate whether this type of service or program is available in your community and provide examples, if possible, of each. |Program or service |Description |Population(s)...

    Health care, Illness, Middle age 522  Words | 3  Pages

  • Water Refilling Station in Cebu

    Conclusion The focus of employee selection and training is to match the capabilities of prospective candidates against the demands in a given job. From the analysis, selection and training is of prime importance to Water Refilling Stations in order to get the best of employees, however, it faces challenges in its quest to recruit its workforce. The issue of employee referrals seems to place unfair advantage over others, as more often than not, they are favoured compared to those who use a different...

    Delivery, Employment, Recruitment 571  Words | 4  Pages

  • railway station

    to a close, the once busy station is now a ghost town. Rail workers pack their bag and return to loving familys whereas for the night watchers the day has just began. The sun climbs down turning everything orangy chrome colour and short sharp breezes continue to turn the litter into the only thing bieng heard. In the distance, a final train, probobly with no more than 20 people on it, can be spotted. Mice dart from shadow to shadow quite noticably yet sneakly. The station now waits for another day...

    Holds of Pern, Public transport, Rail tracks 998  Words | 3  Pages

  • Stations of the Cross

    10 – Jesus is stripped away from his clothes: People are struggling The 10th station showed that Jesus has no enough strength to help himself. Jesus was maltreated by the soldiers like any other poor person. Now days, many people especially the rich are like the soldiers who stripped away the clothes of Jesus. The poor and struggling people symbolize Jesus. We were thinking about how miserable their situation might be at home, that at their age, they have to try and earn money to satisfy...

    2006 albums, Christian terms, God in Christianity 1057  Words | 3  Pages

  • Origin of Service Tax

    Origin of Service Tax: Dr. Manmohan Singh, the then Union Finance Minister, in his Budget speech for the year 1994-95 introduced the new concept of Service Tax and stated that '' There is no sound reason for exempting services from taxation, therefore, I propose to make a modest effort in this direction by imposing a tax on services of telephones, non-life insurance and stock brokers.'' Service Tax has been introduced in order to explore new avenues for taxation and to bring more people into the...

    Finance minister, Financial services, Income tax 767  Words | 3  Pages

  • COURIER SERVICE

    Assignment 1: Courier service Whether it is a business consignment or personal items that need to be sent quickly, the first thing that comes to our mind is Courier Service. Courier service plays a big role in daily routine in current lifestyle. Information flow from the Order to Delivery An order forms the basis for the information flow in a logistics system. It has three principal functions - it creates a flow of information that precedes the goods, accompanies them and...

    Cargo, Courier, Customer 778  Words | 3  Pages

  • Water Refilling Station and Its Process

    The demand for clean and healthy water is very important to human beings, the very importance of it is very critical to live a long and healthy life. Water refilling stations are very rampant nowadays to sustain distribution of continuous clean and healthy water. With the sudden growth of the population, water refilling stations are necessary and inevitable in one’s healthy and clean living. Given that water is very important to one’s life, we cannot just drink water from the well or drink water...

    Bottled water, Drinking water, Earth 1048  Words | 4  Pages

  • Report on South West Trains' Services

    which facilities at the South West Trains’ stations need improvement and how they can be made better for their customers. The report indicates that the quality of most facilities goes down during the Peakˡ time. With facilities/services, overall environment and car parking facility being affected the most bringing down the customer experience by 13%, 10% and 12% respectively in comparison to 2011. Training of the staff and constant monitoring of the services’/facilities’ maintenance along with the...

    Amtrak, Parking, Parking lot 895  Words | 3  Pages

  • Secret Service

    States secret a service, a federal agency created and founded in 1865. This agency was a branch that rooted from the U.S treasury department for a specific mission. In the 1860’s counterfeiting U.S dollars was becoming an epidemic spreading nationwide and hitting harder then ever. The treasury department took it hands on to combat the counterfeiting of U.S currency and this became the new beginning and task for a new born federal agency called the secret service. The secret service was nothing as...

    Bill Clinton, Classified information, Federal government of the United States 1086  Words | 3  Pages

  • Fruitvale Station

     Craig McKittrick The Study of Theater and Drama in Expressing Social Change and Social Justice HUSB 121/F1 McKay Springfield College June 2014 Name- The movie title is “Fruitvale Station” Venue Viewed- DVD Movie Social Issue- Fruitvale station is a story of a young man with a past legal history getting in his way as he struggles to find his identity. While trying to change his life he encounters unjust treatment at the hands of a brutal police force. Content- Oscar Grant...

    African American, Bay Area Rapid Transit, Constable 867  Words | 4  Pages

  • Information on Fire Brigade Station

    taking appropriate action during natural calamities. It is the largest fire brigade in India[1] with 33 Fire Stations and 2700 personnel. Mumbai Fire Brigade | | Motto: "शौर्यम्, आत्मसँयमम्, त्यागः" "Śauryaṃ, Ātmasaṃyamam, Tyāgaḥ" (Sanskrit:"Valour, Abnegation, Sacrifice") | Established | 1 April 1887{{origins can be traced back to 1777}} | Strength | 2,700 people | Stations | 33 main headquater at byculla and sub-headquater at Marol. | Trucks | 115 | EMS Units | 15 | EMS Level...

    Fire, Fire apparatus, Fire protection 1390  Words | 5  Pages

  • Silver Service

    Chaper8 Silver service 1 what is silver service? -Style of catering where the food is delivered to the table on a platter held by the waiter and served to the customer’s plate using a folk and spoon . 2 Which side of the guest do you stand for silver service? -Left of the guest 3 what are the limitations of using the thread method of holding the service gear? -Each different items need to be served by different service gear required. 4 How do you pick up small items of food? -To remove...

    Cutlery, Finger, Hand 1320  Words | 4  Pages

  • Service marketing

    Introduction A service quality gap analysis is a management technique and a setting performance standard which is based on the actual level of business performance and delivered. By analyzing five gaps, firms can find some way to increase company’s profit and performance. Service quality gaps always occur in the real business environment and it is an inevitable problem. However, enterprises often based on their customers, markets and their product quality to analysis their SERVQUAL and help them...

    Customer, Customer service, Good 1739  Words | 8  Pages

  • dth services

    like bus stand, railway station. Packaging •These days packaging is getting more and more and more importance as it attracts the customer and creates the value for the product in their mind. •Use of plastic instead of paper. After sale services  Prompt, courteous and efficient after sale service, enables the seller to increase his reputation and satisfaction of consumer.  These days company is giving more and more importance to after sell service, to attract and retain ...

    Department store, Online shopping, Retailing 551  Words | 5  Pages

  • Customer Service

    CUSTOMER SERVICE: CASE STUDY. Customer service is the interaction between customers and the providers of goods and/or services on sales and thereafter. But sometimes it can be more than just a customer being served. I would like to look into a case of a policeman and a bus driver, and what should have been done to prevent it. A witness explained that on one morning at a bus station, there was an argument between a policeman and a bus driver. The policeman stopped the bus driver on a regular...

    Arrest, Constable, Crime 900  Words | 4  Pages

  • Protective Service Officer Speech

    You are probably aware that train station offences in Victoria increased by 27.4% from 2010 to 2011. Rising to a total of 5078 incidents through the year. Victoria police’s most recent crime statistics have revealed horrible issues, forming a greater sense of fear for commuters. Despite the critics, I am here today to explain to you, representatives of the media, that Protective Service Officers are the answer in conjunction with improve infrastructure. Therefore I am suggesting that we need a balance...

    Crime, Gare du Nord, Public transport 1122  Words | 3  Pages

  • Thin Station

    WHAT IS THIN STATION Thinstation is opensource thin client operating system that allows you to connect to servers via network with the use use of some programs Thinstation is mainly use for office, company or department use and it is based on Linux.Thinstation also supports a MS Windows-only environment and requires no unix or linux understanding. INSTALLING A THIN STATION 1)First download Thinstation from thinstation.sourceforge.net as shown in Figure 1 2)Unpack Thinstation 3)Copy all...

    Boot disk, Booting, Live CD 919  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Architect of the St. Louis Union Station

    Saint Louis Union Station The Saint Louis Union Station (Figure 1), located on Market Street between the 18th Street and the 20th Street in downtown Saint Louis, was built in 1894 to be used as a train shed and transportation for travelers. This enabled the travelers to get around whether it is around St. Louis, around the United States, and even into Canada. The architect of the St. Louis Union Station is a German-American man named Theodore C. Link after he had won the design competition for...

    Downtown St. Louis, Mississippi River, Missouri 1637  Words | 4  Pages

  • Service Marketing on Railway

    Introduction………………………………………………………………… 5 Satisfying in services encounter…………………………………………5 Dissatisfying in service encounter………………………………………9 Recommendation………………………………………………………… 13 Conclusion………………………………………………………………… 14 List of references………………………………………………………… 15 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: In this report I describe about some factual services encounter which was happened with me in real life. In some services encounter where I was dissatisfying with provider services it is also describe in this reports...

    Cordless telephone, Customer, Customer service 2061  Words | 7  Pages

  • Swat Analysis for Victoria Station Restaurants

    Victoria Station Strengths Concept uniqueness- Concept based restaurants' rely on décor and novelty themes, which are appealing enough to the customers to draw in business. For example: Hard Rock Café, Applebee's, Rolling Rock Café, or Outback Steakhouse. The Victoria Station utilized the English depot paraphernalia to support the theme; gas lights, a red English telephone booth, and a London taxi. Quality control- The beef was cut to specifications, used controlled- portion fillets/top...

    Beef, Food, Marketing 1033  Words | 3  Pages

  • Indian Health Services

    Indian Health Service (IHS) The Indian Health Service is an operational division agency within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHA), which is responsible for providing medical and health care services for federally recognized Indian and Alaskan Native American tribes within the United States ranging from community health to primary health care services. The Indian Health Service provides health care and medically needed services to American Indians in health care organizations and...

    Health, Health care, Health science 898  Words | 3  Pages

  • Service Failure and Service Revovery

     An Assignment on Service Failure and Service Recovery     28th August, 2011   A Service is an experience that a consumer derives at the time of its purchase. It is largely tangible and cannot be owned. Moreover, it is the outcome of being in contact (whether it is low-contact, hybrid or high-contact) with the service provider. Considering this, it is but natural that errors and failures occur. What differentiates one service provider and experience from the other is the way the error is...

    Customer service, Failure, Service 1060  Words | 4  Pages

  • International Table Service

    International Service Paper American Service This is usually called "plate service” because the food is already placed in the plate in the kitchen ready to be served to the guests. This type of service is used in coffee shops where there is a demand for quick and simple service. It requires minimal training for novice waiters and waitresses. Advantages: 1. It is a fast and simple service. 2. It is inexpensive. One waiter or waitress can serve many guests and no special service equipment is...

    Busboy, Crêpe, Dishware 631  Words | 3  Pages

  • Service Failure and Service Recovery

    Assignment on SERVICE FAILURE AND SERVICE RECOVERY Few months back my experience with ICICI bank helped me identify with these concepts. Service failure can occur on multiple dimensions. A core service failure occurs when a customer is not able to avail the service one has paid for. A service encounter failure occurs when customer interaction with employees of a firm leave the customer feeling negative about the firm. I experienced the first type of service failure. In March 2010, while...

    Customer, Customer service, Login 1047  Words | 4  Pages

  • Delivery of Health Care Services

    PROBLEM AND ITS BACKGROUND 1.1 Introduction The delivery of health care services in the Philippines was officially devolved from the Department of Health (DOH) to the Local Government Units (LGU’s) in 1991 with the passing of the Local Government Code. The actual implementation of the devolution, however, was accomplished in 1992. Aside from gaining total control over the supervision and implementation of health care services, LGU were also granted the administrative autonomy, which enable them to...

    Computer, Health, Health care 880  Words | 3  Pages

  • Mcbride Financial Services

    McBride Financial Services BLANK BSA/310 October 22, 2012 BLANK McBride Financial Services McBride Financial Services wants to expand its customer base and needs ideas on what to put in its new marketing effort toward this goal. The company will conduct a market research to achieve its goals. The marketing and promotion will be done through the television, radio, newspapers, and internet. By hitting the target audience with the marketing strategy McBride Financial Services will be successful...

    Advertising, Electronic commerce, Marketing 748  Words | 3  Pages

  • Marketing: Customer Service

    so distinctive about services marketing that it requires a special approach, set of concepts, and body of knowledge? Services are defined in as “deeds, processes and performances”. None of these physical objects are physical objects in which a customer can take ownership of, because it is so different from products, service marketing requires a special approach, set of concepts and body of knowledge. 2. What do you mean by variability of inputs and outputs in services? Give two examples. ...

    Customer, Customer service, Good 750  Words | 3  Pages

  • Service-Level Agreement

    A service-level agreement (SLA) is a part of a service contract where a service is formally defined. In practice, the term SLA is sometimes used to refer to the contracted delivery time (of the service or performance). As an example, Internet service providers and telcos will commonly include service level agreements within the terms of their contracts with customers to define the level(s) of service being sold in plain language terms. In this case the SLA will typically have a technical definition...

    Contract, Customer service, Gentlemen's agreement 823  Words | 3  Pages

  • Water Refilling Station

    Alkaline Ionized Water Refilling Station Equipments Language Option Alkaline Ionized Water Refilling Station Equipments Report Suspicious Activity Add to My Favorites Product Details: Place of Origin | Philippines | Brand Name | Alkamax | Model Number | AAK-500-WRS-0010 | Payment & Shipping Terms: FOB Price: | US $ 2,000/ Set Get Latest Price | Minimum Order Quantity: | 1 Set/Sets | Packaging Details: | In Crates | Delivery Time: | After 15 Days Upon Receipt of DownPayment...

    Bottle, Bottled water, Bottles 788  Words | 5  Pages

  • Custober Service Observation Report

    Title of Award Customer Service Level 2 Apprenticeship Learner Name Date of Observation Location Assessor Name Jane 21/08/12 BHive Stylists Ruth Workplace Observation Report Cross Referencing I met with Jane who works as a hair stylist in a small chain of hairdressers. Jane was dressed smartly and professionally in her company uniform with name badge as is required of all employees. Jane greeted her first customer of the day politely. She checked her customer against the appointment diary and...

    Barber, Customer, Customer service 853  Words | 4  Pages

  • Regulation of Wireless and Broadcast Services

    REGULATION OF WIRELESS AND BROADCAST SERVICES As technology advances and consumer needs change, it is recommended that the FCC continue to implement changes that are in the public’s best interest in providing wireless and broadcast services. The government’s choice to regulate wireless and broadcast services is needed but it has to determine how the implementation of these regulations affects users and companies that supply these services. Wireless Services have evolved from a simple radio signal...

    2G, Base station, Bluetooth 2366  Words | 7  Pages

  • The Public Broadcasting Service and the Commercialization of Children's Programming

    Broadcasting Service and The Commercialization of Children's Programming By Rachel Wynn Rachel November 28 2005 Mass Media Media Issue Paper The Public Broadcasting Service and The Commercialization of Children's Programming Public broadcasting has a special place in television history. Founded in 1969 its goal was to bring quality programming to a mass audience. PBS has its headquarters in Alexandria Virginia and is owned and run by the 349 national public broadcasting stations. As a...

    Advertising, Broadcasting, Caillou 843  Words | 3  Pages

  • Human Relations in the Fire Service

    traffic collisions to rescues from cliffs, wells and even cats up trees, and horses in ditches. It has transformed from a re-active service to a pro-active one that educates the general public and commerce in fire safety matters and in short better meets the needs of the public. The public have become our “customers” and we are now a “service provider”. The service has not only changed from the outside, but also on the inside. Motivation There are several different definitions of motivation...

    Abraham Maslow, Douglas McGregor, Fundamental human needs 1370  Words | 5  Pages

  • Online Services- Download Services

    Download Services Introduction In computer networks, the term “download” means to receive data (to your local system) from an external, remote system. Examples of such systems include FTP server and e-mail servers. It is implied that the data that is to be downloaded is going to be stored permanently. In many cases, users of download services use tools which are dedicated to the task of downloading, known as download managers. Download managers have various features, including the ability to...

    BitTorrent, Computer software, Download manager 1556  Words | 5  Pages

  • International Space Station

    Space Station The International Space Station, a worldwide project, is the next goal in a quickly growing space frontier. The station will be the first and next step towards researching the vast unknown world of outer space. What will be learned by this station? NASA has only the highest hopes that with the newest advancements in technology up in space, the fundamental physical, chemical, and biological processes can be examined with the absence of gravity, because of the space station. ...

    Canadian Space Agency, European Space Agency, Human spaceflight 2638  Words | 7  Pages

  • Summary on Service Encounter Journal

    Summary of Service Encounter Journaling Service encounter is person-to-person interactions between customers and service providers. Over the past six weeks, I realized my interaction with the service providers played a vital role in improving my perceptions regarding service quality, as they also influenced my satisfaction and brand perception. As a result, the good service I received had increased my long-term loyalty, lead to positive word-of-mouth and higher profitability for the service organizations...

    Business models, Customer, Customer service 1258  Words | 5  Pages

  • Filling Station by Elizabeth Bishop

    The ‘Filling Station’ by Elizabeth Bishop is a very interesting poem. It is fairly short and devoid of strong emotions. To give a brief synopsis of the poem, a third person omniscient narrator is describing a father and his ‘several quick and saucy sons’ running a filling station. She moves from describing them to describing the station itself, complete with furniture, a ‘dirty dog’ and plants. The poem then changes tone to reflection of why the station is the way it is, and is concluded by a...

    Convenience store, Embroidery, Family 1247  Words | 3  Pages

  • Water Refilling Station

    Water Refilling Station Business in the Philippines Not All Water Refilling Stations Are Created Equal ACCORDING to the World Health Organization (WHO), about 3.4 million people die annually from water-related diseases. About a million Filipinos get sick with water-borne diseases yearly. And these are diarrhea cases alone. They don’t include other water-borne disease like amoebiasis, crypto-sporidiosis and cholera. Water refilling stations can help address the water contamination problem. ...

    Aquarium, Drinking water, Reverse osmosis 850  Words | 3  Pages

  • Mcbride Financial Service

    McBride Financial Service The purpose of this paper is to develop a marketing plan for McBride Financial Service. The paper will include what type of market research McBride should undertake. The various types of media Mcbride should use in the marketing plan. This paper will cover McBride’s target markets and explain why they are targets for McBride Financial Service. This paper will also cover what the considerations are for McBride to conduct a portion of their marketing on the Internet. ...

    Financial services, Internet, Market research 877  Words | 3  Pages

  • Price and Gas Station

    as mentioned by Fisher, Ury, and Patton (1991, p. 100). Since ads to sell the station had been running for a few months with no attractive propositions, I was becoming open to the possibility of not selling the station at all and continuing to run it - it became a definite element of my BATNA, although it would mean that my husband and I would be abandoning our dream plans. BP had already offered $400K for the station and even though that was a much lower amount than I was expecting, I could simply...

    Best alternative to a negotiated agreement, Cost, Marketing 1096  Words | 3  Pages

  • Cfrb Radio Station Essay

    History of CFRB CFRB is Toronto’s oldest and longest running radio station. It was founded by Roger’s communication giant Ted Roger’s in the year 1927, and is still going strong to this date. Even through many programming changes, countless numbers of different hosts, and several different formats, they have still managed to remain a powerhouse in the Toronto market. The history of the station is very interesting, and is the reason radio is the way it is to this date. In the year 1925, the...

    Arbitron, Batteryless radio, Bill Carroll 2009  Words | 5  Pages

  • Public Service Broadcasting

    Is the idea of Public Service Broadcasting still relevant? The broadcasting has undergone dramatic change in the past two decades. Facing new technologies (multi-channel, broadband and digital convergence), the future of public service broadcasting is now a crucial global concern. Innovative ways to access audiovisual content over the internet, mobile phone networks or other new media becomes ever more common. Television has moved rapidly from four main stations to hundreds, and it is likely to...

    Broadcasting, Commercial broadcasting, Culture 1941  Words | 6  Pages

  • Analysis of the Filling Station

    How the Filling Station changes the speaker’s personality The poem filling station by Elizabeth Bishop is unique in which the speaker’s personality changes as we go along the poem. The manner in which the speaker initially views the filling station with disgust is clearly shown in the opening stanza of the poem. However, this changes as we go along the poem. The speaker becomes less judgmental and more objective. She initially finds only disorder in the filling station; however, as we go along...

    Line, Madrid Metro, Metropolitana di Napoli 930  Words | 3  Pages

  • Service Learning

    Service-learning is a teaching and learning strategy that integrates meaningful community service with instruction and reflection to enrich the learning experience, teach civic responsibility, and strengthen communities. It’s coordinated with an elementary school, secondary school, institution of higher education, or community service programs, and with the community. Service Learning is integrated into and enhances the academic curriculum of the students or the educational components of the community...

    College, Education, Experiential learning 804  Words | 3  Pages

  • Nissan Sales and Services Way

    NISSAN SALES & SERVICE WAY BPM case study user [Nissan] 22-Feb-12 Case Study: NISSAN SALES & SERVICE WAY Current Strategy: The PEST Analysis of Indian automobile industry clearly indicates the strategic importance of Indian automobile industry in the global arena. This is one market which can change fortunes for any automobile company including Nissan. Nissan realized this and decided to enter the market...

    Customer, Customer relationship management, Customer service 1677  Words | 7  Pages

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