"Short Summary Of The Virgin By Kerima Polotan Tuvera" Essays and Research Papers

  • Short Summary Of The Virgin By Kerima Polotan Tuvera

    PART I – AUTHOR/WRITER OF THE STORY Kerima Polotan-Tuvera (December 16, 1925 – August 19, 2011) * Was a Filipino author. She was a renowned and highly respected fictionist, essayist, and journalists, with her works having received among the highest literary distinctions of the Philippines. * Some of her stories have been published under the pseudonym Patricia S. Torres * She graduated from the Far Eastern University Girls' High School. In 1944, she enrolled in the University of...

    Ferdinand Marcos, Imelda Marcos, Manila 633  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Virgin by Kerima Polotan-Tuvera

    The Virgin by Kerima Polotan-Tuvera Kerima Polotan-Tuvera’s “The Virgin” is a short story that is centered on two characters namely Miss Mijares and The Carpenter. The title “The Virgin” reflects the subject virginity which is an important and cherished value for Filipinos. A Filipina should be proud to have maintained her virginity but in the case of the thirty-four-year-old Miss Mijares,the main character named showcased were her stiff and aloof behavior wherein her superiority to herself makes...

    Benigno Aquino, Jr., Ferdinand Marcos, Ferdinand Marcos, Jr. 1016  Words | 3  Pages

  • A Character Analysis Of Kerima Tuvera S The Virgin

    A Character Analysis of Kerima Tuvera’s The Virgin Where Psychology and Personality Meet Jessica Brown E03 Introduction Through the use of theories based on psychology and personality, the characters in The Virgin will be analysed in this essay to show that there was development. To do this essay, I did extensive research on the types of theories that were floating about on the Internet such as the Psychoanalytic Theory of Freud. I also did in-depth research on the types of characters in literature...

    Defence mechanism, Fiction, Id, ego, and super-ego 1924  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Virgin by Kerima Polotan Tuvera

    on the border line to which belonged countless others who you found, if they were not working at some job, in the kitchen of some married sister's house shushing a brood of devilish little nephews. And yet Miss Mijares did think of love. Secret, short-lived thoughts flitted through her mind in the jeepneys she took to work when a man pressed down beside her and through her dress she felt the curve of his thigh; when she held a baby in her arms, a married friend's baby or a relative's, holding in...

    Columbia Records albums, Debut albums, Mrs. 2624  Words | 8  Pages

  • The Virgin

     A Character Analysis of Kerima Polotan Tuvera’s The Virgin Kerima Polotan-Tuvera’s “The Virgin” is a short story that is centered on two characters namely Miss Mijares and The Carpenter. The title “The Virgin” reflects the subject virginity which is an important and cherished value for Filipinos. A Filipina should be proud to have maintained her virginity but in the case of the thirty-four-year-old Miss Mijares, she is ashamed of it. In her thirty-four years of existence, she had never been...

    Filipino women writers, Kerima Polotan Tuvera, Love 1292  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Virgin Review

    Summary of the Virgin The story that was written by Kerima Polotan-Tuvera, “The Virgin” is a story about a woman named Miss Mijares that was about 34 years old. She was slimy and almost bony. She also knows how to dress herself to hide the small chest she has by putting puff and ruffles on her chest part. She was not an ugly person but not also beautiful. She was a woman that has full of priorities that she later realized that she was old enough to find a man that she can marry. Miss Mijares, a...

    A Story, Chest, English-language films 551  Words | 2  Pages

  • Short Stories by Selected Women Writers

    declare that this research is probably original. This study was made through our best and knowledge and was done by us. Cheah Kaye Rosales Charisma J. Tabingo Researchers October 2013 Date Signed Short Stories by Selected Women Writers An Undergraduate Thesis Presented to the Faculty of the College of Arts and Sciences University of Southeastern Philippines Bo. Obrero, Davao City In Partial Fulfilment of the Requirments...

    Fiction, Filipino women writers, Literature 7827  Words | 24  Pages

  • Virgin

    289 CASE EXAMPLE The Virgin Group Aidan McQuade Introduction The Virgin Group is one of the UK’s largest private companies. The group included, in 2006, 63 businesses as diverse as airlines, health clubs, music stores and trains. The group included Virgin Galactic, which promised to take paying passengers into sub-orbital space. The personal image and personality of the founder, Richard Branson, were highly bound up with those of the company. Branson’s taste for publicity has led him to...

    Richard Branson, Virgin Atlantic Airways, Virgin Blue 2124  Words | 7  Pages

  • IMAGES OF FILIPINO WOMEN IN SELECTED SHORT STORIES

    In Partial Fulfillment for the requirement in English 11: Philippine Literature IMAGES OF FILIPINO WOMEN IN SELECTED SHORT STORIES Presented to: Dr. Ruel Bonganciso Presented by: Nicah Claire C. Faur Jona Joyce Azucena II – 1 BSE- ENGLISH A.Y 2014 - 2015 “IMAGES OF FILIPINO WOMEN IN SELECTED SHORT STORIES” Title: Dead Stars By: Paz Marquez Benitez Female Characters: Esperanza – engaged for four years and then became the wife of Alfredo Salazar. She...

    Filipino people, Filipino women writers, Gender 1721  Words | 7  Pages

  • The Virgin

    The Virgin by Kerima Polotan The title of Kerima Polotan's "The Virgin" gives us the subject-virginity, female virginity, a cherished value of Filipino Male culture. By presenting its protagonist as "victim" rather than heroine of this value system, the text subverts it. Reflecting on her virginal state, Miss Mijares does so "with a mixture of shame and bitterness and guilt" The story's eroticism is heightened by the lyrical, almost cadenced language. (The eroticism is quite explicit for it's...

    It's Time, Kerima Polotan Tuvera, Mixture 349  Words | 2  Pages

  • Virgin

     THE VIRGIN GROUP IN 2012 LEADERSHIP AND STRATEGIC CHANGE WALTER FEDERICO MINETTI Universidad de Ciencias Sociales y Empresariales ...

    Richard Branson, Virgin Atlantic Airways, Virgin Group 1473  Words | 5  Pages

  • Short Story Summary

    rest of her life will be very happy, and she will have a lot to do. She thinks that she will be in control of her life which is different from the way she has been with Mr. Mallard. She wants to have a long life now. Yesterday, she wanted to have a short life because she was so sad. She wants to have a long life now because she is so happy that her husband died. Then, Mrs. Mallard opens the door and goes to see Josephine. She is very happy, and she looks like she is a winner in life. She hugs her...

    Cognition, Death, Life 1098  Words | 4  Pages

  • Short Summary of Romeo and Juliet

    Short Summary The play is set in Verona, Italy, where a feud has broken out between the families of the Montegues and the Capulets. The servants of both houses open the play with a brawling scene that eventually draws in the noblemen of the families and the city officials, including Prince Escalus. Romeo is lamenting the fact that he is love with a woman named Rosaline, who has vowed to remain chaste for the rest of her life. He and his friend Benvolio happen to stumble across a servant of the...

    Characters in Romeo and Juliet, Juliet Capulet, Mercutio 1778  Words | 4  Pages

  • Tarlac Dike by Kerima Polotan

    Tarlac Dike by Kerima Polotan The Tarlac Dike that is reported to have cracked and sent was the dike of my childhood. Many years ago I lived in Tarlac, in a house off Tañedo Street whose kitchen over-looked that dike. It stretched from one end of town, from the railroad station all the way to Agana Bridge, and the dike was what I took to Tarlac High. People lived in crude little huts huddled close to the wall, on the land side, and from the dike as I walked by, I could look into their lives. ...

    Friendship, Fruit, High school 723  Words | 2  Pages

  • Virgin America and Cisco current event summary

     Levy, Karyne. "Virgin America Wants To Turn Boring Plane Flights Into Awesome Networking Sessions." Business Insider. Business Insider, Inc., 12 Feb. 2014. Web. 12 Feb. 2014. . This article in Business Insider directly pertains to Virgin America, an airline company, who is trying something new with their passengers. Virgin America acknowledges that every time you are on a plane it is at best a very leisurely experience but many times air travel involves frustrating limitations for the passenger...

    Airline, Brand extension, Time 945  Words | 3  Pages

  • Tarlac Dike by Kerima Polotan

    My Last Farewell Farewell, dear Fatherland, clime of the sun caress'd, Pearl of the Orient seas, our Eden lost! Gladly now I go to give thee this faded life's best, And were it brighter, fresher, or more blest, Still would I give it thee, nor count the cost. On the field of battle, 'mid the frenzy of fight, Others have given their lives, without doubt or heed; The place matters not--cypress or laurel or lily white, Scaffold of open plain, combat or martyrdom's plight, 'Tis ever the...

    Early Modern English, Grammatical person, Sadness 779  Words | 4  Pages

  • Virgin America

    Executive Summary With the foundation of Virgin Records in 1970, The Virgin Group is one of world’s largest business entities, which in 2009 comprised 300 companies under its structure, in businesses as diverse as space travel, mobile telephony, transportation, travel, financial services, media, music and fitness. The image and culture of the Virgin Group is tied to the image and personality of its founder Sir Richard Branson. The company’s fundamental values foster many of the dimensions of culture...

    British Airways, Richard Branson, Virgin America 2689  Words | 7  Pages

  • Virgin Megastore

    Virgin mega stores in Egypt Introduction:- Virgin is a huge mega store which has a lot of branches around all over the world. Virgin Megastore is a global leader in retail entertainment with over 14 stores throughout the Middle East. Since its establishment in the UAE in 2001, Virgin Megastore set an unbounded target of expanding its Middle East Territories as well as its product selection lines to fulfill to growing trends that are eminent for the region. A one-stop shop for all your entertainment...

    Customer, Marketing, Marketing plan 2119  Words | 6  Pages

  • Virgin America

    VIRGIN AMERICA LANDS IN THE UNITED STATES Virgin Group is the corporate umbrella for a large network of almost 300 different companies offering varieties of services including but not limited to telecommunications (virgin mobile), cable TV (virgin media), financial services (virgin money), fitness (virgin active), and soft drinks (virgin drinks). The most famous of them all is the Virgin Atlantic. Virgin Group is owned by European business tycoon, Richard Branson. Virgin America debuted in...

    Airline, Low-cost carrier, Marketing 1660  Words | 5  Pages

  • Virgin Atlantic

    Introduction The company I’m going to investigate is Virgin Atlantic. Virgin Atlantic is a British airline, which was founded almost 25 years ago; it is a leading player of Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Group, who own 51% of it and Singapore Airlines owns 49%. Its headquarters are located in Crawley, West Sussex, England, near London Gatwick Airport, they also have Technical Engineering Centers and other buildings and offices for cargo and Logistics in Manchester and Norfolk. It operates between...

    British Airways, Customer, Customer service 1234  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Short Summary of the Film Alexander the Great

    Alexander the Great The Short Summary of the Film Alexander the Great is about a man called Alexander, king of Macedonia. The story tells us how Alexander conquers Asia, Egypt, part of India and how he becomes the legend “Alexander the Great”. The chosen leaders for this movie are Alexander and his father Phillip. Alexander is a man with enormous dreams since his childhood and he has been called “The son of the god”. He knows and believes from the very beginning that he will create a history and...

    Alexander the Great, Aristotle, Authority 1879  Words | 5  Pages

  • Virgin Australia

    Department Profiles Virgin Australia is an incredibly diverse and multidimensional company that genuinely believes that its people are its greatest asset. So that you can make a self-assessment about whether or not your knowledge, skills, abilities and interests are a good match for our company we have provided a snapshot of the various business functions and some of the typical roles that form a part of each team. Sales The Sales division is focused on generating revenues through promotion, sales...

    Brand management, Business analyst, Customer service 1629  Words | 7  Pages

  • Virgin Mobile

    Virgin Mobile Paper A Case Study Analysis Presented to: 1 I. CASE SUMMARY Virgin, a U.K. based company led by Sir Richard Branson, has had a history of brand extension resulting to 200 different corporate entities. One of which is Virgin Mobile which has decided to expand to USA based on their success in the U.K. market. Dan Schulman, Virgin Mobile USA CEO, is tasked to lead the expansion to the U.S. and has decided to focus on consumers aged 15-29 given that there is low penetration...

    Pricing, Richard Branson, Virgin Group 1524  Words | 6  Pages

  • Summary

    Venice is a timeless piece and provides great themes to be analyzed for purposes of a book report. The Merchant of Venice is one of Shakespeare's less popular comedies, having been plagued in recent times with complaints of anti-Semitic themes. The summary of this really has to do with the character Shylock, a caricature of a greedy, Jewish money-lender. The two main characters of the story are a Venetian merchant, Antonio, and his Bassanio, who is in love with a wealthy heiress named Portia. Bassanio...

    Antonio, Portia, Shylock 720  Words | 3  Pages

  • Short Summary Frankenstein Mary Shiley

    Short Summary Robert Walton, an English adventurer, undertakes an expedition to the North Pole. While on this expedition (which has been a lifelong dream of his), Walton corresponds with his sister by letter. Amid the ice floes, Walton and his crew find an extremely weary man traveling by dogsled. The man is near death, and they determine to take him aboard. Once the mysterious traveler has somewhat recovered from his weakness, Robert Walton begins to talk to him. They two strike up a friendshipÃ...

    Frankenstein, Frankenstein's monster, Love 1974  Words | 6  Pages

  • Virgin Atlantic

    Introduction Virgin Atlantic Airways (VAA) was set up in 1984 to provide a competitive alternative for business and leisure passengers on long-haul routes between the UK and major destinations. It was founded by Virgin group management and in few decades time it became prominent figure in UK airline business. It has grown steadily over past 25 years and now serves 30 destinations in US, Africa, Asia from Heathrow, Gatwick, Manchester and Glasgow (Palmer, 2012). Currently Virgin Atlantic is managed...

    British Airways, Business, Business model 1985  Words | 6  Pages

  • Virgin Group - Richard Branson

    RICHARD BRANSON’S VIRGIN GROUP —Problems— Although certainly notorious, Richard Branson’s Virgin Group has experienced several problems. In the short-term, brand overextension has become a threat since the company has entered multiple markets. Brand overextension leads to damaging the comprehensive Virgin brand. Since the Virgin brand itself is the company’s greatest asset, protecting the brand image is critical. The Virgin brand image has a connotation of value and lifestyle. Due to many joint ventures...

    Richard Branson, Strategic management, Virgin Atlantic Airways 1082  Words | 4  Pages

  • Richard Branson and the Virgin Group of Companies in 2007

    A. Problem Summary “Richard, you will end up in prison or as a millionaire”. These are the words of the headmaster of Stowe, a private boarding school Branson dropped out at 17. His success started by publishing a magazine called Student, then he moved on to mail order records. This is where the Virgin Group started. Richard Branson has developed his brand in a large variety of markets. The over-familiarity of the Virgin brand has caused the consumers to not take the brand in a serious manner...

    Management, Richard Branson, Virgin Atlantic Airways 1115  Words | 4  Pages

  • Case Study of Virgin Group

    This report closely examines the Virgin Group’s corporate strategy / rationale and identifies the relationships namely of strategic nature within the Virgin Empire. Virgin’s value adding qualities shall be discussed and the main issues faced by Virgin shall be identified and categorically solutions recommended respectively. Corporate Rationale The Virgin Group comprises of an assorted mix of businesses. It has its “finger in every pie”, so to speak. The Virgin has group diversified into 200...

    Richard Branson, Virgin America, Virgin Atlantic Airways 1944  Words | 6  Pages

  • Summary

    1 UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND PRESS The Spare Room Kathryn Lomer Teachers’ Notes ISBN: 978 07022 3477 4 / AU$18.95 Summary Structure Characters Discussion Drama About the Author 2 2 2 3 4 4 These notes may be reproduced free of charge for use and study within schools but they may not be reproduced (either in whole or in part) and offered for commercial sale. Staff House Road St Lucia QLD 4067 Australia PO Box 6042 St Lucia QLD 4067 Australia Ph: (+61 7) 3365 2606 Fax: (+61 7) 3365...

    Australia, Brisbane, Post office 1331  Words | 5  Pages

  • A Short Summary and Analysis About the Book ‘’ Pride and Prejudice’’

    English 5/ ENG0005 07/11/2012 A Short Summary And Analysis Of The Book ‘’ Pride and Prejudice’’ By Jane Austen BACKGROUND INFORMATION - BIOGRAPHY Jane Austen was born in 1775 at Steventon, Hampshire in southern England, where her father was a minister. She was the sixth child in a family of seven children. The family was very close, and Jane had a particular closeness to her sister Cassandra. Although she attended boarding school for a short while, she was mostly educated at home. Both...

    Bridget Jones, Elizabeth Bennet, Fitzwilliam Darcy 1436  Words | 5  Pages

  • short

     Favorite Brand Paper What would be a company that passionate almost every single person in the United States, including me. After a short time of thinking, it came up to my mind. And the answer was really easy, Apple!. Apple is one of the strongest companies in the world. They have created many gadgets that have changed our lives like the iPod, iPhone, the Mac and of course the iPad. In this paper I will cover the following topics, I will give three reasons why am I passionate about...

    Apple Inc., IPhone, IPhone OS 811  Words | 5  Pages

  • Virgin Train Company Background

    : - “Virgin is about doing things that really work, not just looking the parts. We are passionate about running our businesses as well as we can, which means treating our customers with respects, giving them good value and high quality and making the whole process as much fun as it can be.”—Richard Branson, Chairman History - Virgin Group is diversified grouping of more than 200 privately held companies. It included Virgin Atlantic Airways, Virgin Holidays, Virgin Rail, Virgin Retail...

    British Rail Class 390, EMI, Richard Branson 619  Words | 4  Pages

  • Case Study the Virgin Group

    THE VIRGIN GROUP PROBLEM: * The Virgin Group is so unrelated diversified that it has been criticized by some commentators because it has become an "endorsement brand that could not always offer real expertise to the businesses which it is associated". So the real question is "Can The Virgin Group be good/successful in every business it gets into?" "Are they really adding a real value to each business/customer? * What will happen if a customer has a bad experience with any of the product...

    Richard Branson, Virgin Atlantic Airways, Virgin Blue 1430  Words | 4  Pages

  • summary

    Summary marybeth04102 years, 2 months ago 0  The narrator in "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County" is a loyal friend and good-sport character, who is never identified by name. On a quest for his friend to find out information about Reverend Leonidas W. Smiley, the narrator never does discover anything about this Mr. Smiley. Instead he finds Simon Wheeler in Angel's Camp who proceeds to tell him about a man named Jim Smiley. Jim Smiley was a man who would bet on almost anything...

    Angels Camp, California, Calaveras County, California, Frog 2239  Words | 6  Pages

  • Lit Analysis

    2013 Late Have I Loved You Kerima Tuvera, the author of the short story “The Virgin”, was a renowned and highly respected fictionist, essayist, and journalist and lot of her literary works had been awarded. Tuvera graduated in Far Eastern University Girls’ High School and in 1944, she took up college nursing in the University of the Philippines. After graduating, she taught in the Arellano University where in she took up writing courses as well. In 1963, Tuvera won the Republic Cultural Heritage...

    Fiction, Literature, Love 1528  Words | 4  Pages

  • A Short Summary of Fiscal Cliff Deal 2013

    A SHORT SUMMARY OF FISCAL CLIFF DEAL 2013 THE HISTORY OF U.S. TAX In order to finance the Civil War, the Federal Govt enacted the first federal income tax in 1861 which resulted in the 16th amendment to the Constitution in 1913. FISCAL CLIFF DEALS, IMPORTANT PROVISIONS, NEW TAX RATES The 157 – page American Taxpayer Relief Tax Act Of 2012 aka “fiscal cliff” is a result of The Bush-era tax cuts that was scheduled to expire on Dec. 31, 2012. The tax cuts benefited nearly every American taxpayer...

    Alternative Minimum Tax, Income tax, Income tax in the United States 911  Words | 3  Pages

  • Virgin Money Canada

    consider in order to ensure that Virgin Money will be a success in Canada? One issue Branson definitely has to consider is the loyalty and strong confidence of Canadians in their banks. This confidence is shown in a recent survey where 85% of Canadians expressed confidence in their banking system, 92% agreed that the strength of the large Canadian banks is critical to the health of the overall economy, and 91% are confident that their deposits are secure. Therefore, Virgin has to come up with a good overall...

    Bank, Central bank, Commercial bank 1968  Words | 5  Pages

  • Summary

    Summary [icon] | This section requires expansion. (March 2012) | During the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands, Anne Frank received a diary as one of her presents on her 13th birthday. She began to write in it on June 14, 1942, two days later, and twenty two days before going into hiding with her father Otto, mother Edith, older sister Margot, and another family, Hermann van Pels, his wife Auguste, and their teenage son Peter. The group went into hiding in the sealed-off upper rooms of...

    Anne Frank, Anne Frank House, Fritz Pfeffer 2180  Words | 5  Pages

  • summary

    and to the tolerance of ambiguity. Summary of results and discussion This section is organized according to the answers to the research question of this study, which was: How does cultural background impact upon strategy use? Both groups of students used strategies frequently. According to the results, there was no overall statistical difference in strategy use, according to the means. At the category level, no differences were identified. These summary result mirror the Grainger (1997) study...

    Education, Language acquisition, Language education 1127  Words | 4  Pages

  • Case Study - Virgin America

    Case Study Assignment_ Decision Essay: Virgin America 1. Brief summary of case Virgin America is a United States-based airline that began service on August 8, 2007. The airline’s stated aim is to provide low-fare, high-quality service for long-haul point-to-point service between major metropolitan cities on the Eastern and West Coast seaboards. Their current audience is upper-middle class 18~30-year-olds who enjoy having a crazy, wild time and fly four to six times per year. However, compared...

    Air France, Airline, Airlines 1594  Words | 4  Pages

  • Virgin Mobile and Market

    1) Do you agree with Virgin Mobile’s target market (14 to 24-year-olds) selection? What are the risks associated with targeting this segment? Why have the major carriers been slow to target this segment? - As a group, we all agreed to this TM. We find this strategy suit extremely well with virgins advertising budget, as niche market will mean that advertising can be specifically targeted towards the target market rather than as a whole. Specific media vehicles can be used such as interactive...

    Contract, Marketing, Microeconomics 888  Words | 3  Pages

  • summaries

     Research Summaries Research Summaries When discussing parenting styles, the name of Diana Baumrind always comes up. She proposed the idea of different parenting styles based on how responsive and demanding a parent is. Three different parenting styles are compared and contrasted. Permissive parents are accepting and affirmative toward their child’s desires. Authoritarian parents try to completely control the behavior of their child while authoritative parents try to direct the...

    Childhood, Concerted cultivation, Developmental psychology 1481  Words | 5  Pages

  • A Report on Virgin Mobile

    Virgin Mobile India-Think Hat Ke Vision To be the favourite mobile service of India’s youth Company Overview Virgin Group, Ltd. operates as a venture capital company. The company engages in various businesses, including mobile telephony, travel and tourism, financial services, leisure and pleasure, transportation, social and environment, music, holidays, shopping, media, publishing, and retailing. It has operations in Africa, Asia, Australia, Canada, Europe, the United Kingdom, and the United...

    GSM, GSM services, Mobile phone 1815  Words | 6  Pages

  • Virgin Active Strategy

    Virgin Active is one of the largest health club businesses in the world, with over 170 clubs and more than 900,000 members spread across the UK, Italy, Spain, Portugal and South Africa. Virgin Active is currently developing sites across Australia. The Virgin Active club located at 138 Bourke St, Melbourne officially opened in May 2009. Virgin Active opened its first Australian club in French’s Forest, Sydney in December 2008. Virgin Active offers convenient class times as well as fast classes...

    Gym, Health club, Health clubs 2128  Words | 7  Pages

  • summary

    Summary Huang xiaoxiaArticle: Using netnography research method to reveal the underlying dimensions of the customer/tourist experience This study aims to examine the concept of customer experience in the tourist industry by using netnography research method. Customer experience is defined as the internal and subjective response that customers have of any direct or indirect contact with a company. The origin of “customer experience” is the book, Experience Economy. The authors claimed that experiences...

    Positivism, Quantitative research, Research 764  Words | 2  Pages

  • Virgin Mobile Usa

    Virgin Mobile USA: Pricing for the very first time Executive Summary Virgin is one of the world’s most recognized and respected brands. The company was established by Sir Richard Branson in 1970 and has been expanded into different areas such as travel, entertainment and lifestyle. Dan Schulman was appointed as CEO of Virgin Mobile USA in 2001, with 18 years experiences in telecom industry, Dan was confident that he would help Virgin to achieve 1 million subscribers by the end of first...

    Customer, Mobile phone, Price 1643  Words | 6  Pages

  • Negotiation About Virgin Conflict

    Negotiation about Virgin conflict A brief summary This was a dispute conflict between Virgin Airlines and its pilots about the delayed pay in 2011. Although the government intervened this case, pilots in Virgin Atlantic was not able to reach agreement with the airline on an overdue pay and conditions settlement. In fact, the increasing pay did not found since 2008. The representatives demonstrated that it would ballot Virgin Atlantic members on possible strike action. The company promised to pilots...

    Airline 828  Words | 3  Pages

  • Virgin and Child with Saint Anne

    The Virgin and Child with Saint Anne Rebecca Townsend Hum2235 Dr. Hoover Edison College Fall 2012 Townsend 1 The painting of The Virgin and Child with Saint Anne took more than a decade to complete. It was created in the 16th century, in Florence Italy. A young master artist declined the original commission for The Virgin and Child with Saint Anne and suggested Leonardo da Vinci. The monks who commissioned the painting...

    Florence, Italian Renaissance painting, Leonardo da Vinci 1603  Words | 6  Pages

  • Organization Culture - Virgin Group

    1. Describe the culture of Virgin group by seven dimensions of organization culture? Every company and organization whatever government or non-government are having their unique organization culture. So what is organization culture? ‘Organization culture has been described as the shared values, principles, traditions, and ways of doing things that influence the way organizational members act, and there are seven dimensions – attention to detail, outcome orientation, people orientation, team...

    Management, Richard Branson, Virgin Atlantic Airways 1215  Words | 4  Pages

  • Summary

    women would be in the games at all. Using the things they wanted documented they wanted to see how women were depicted or if the game use humans or animals. From what they found in their research it showed that women were portrayed as heroes a short percentage of the time. They were also stereotypical in the games by having the girls where feminine clothing. Some games did not have women characters at all. The second most common thing of women in the research was them as victims or the damsel...

    Advertising, Gender, Gender identity 1153  Words | 3  Pages

  • Summary

    Case Study#1 Summary Problems facing by Strategic Marketing Unit Two (SMU2) of Fine Food: Unfairly allocated costing system Unreliable performance evaluation standard leads to undervaluation of SMU2 and negative motivational effect on employees. Key Findings: Fine Foods allocates some period costs (including sales and marketing costs, media and sales promotion costs, and freight out cost) based on weight of product sold. SMU2 thus seems less profitable because the main product of SMU2 is Product...

    Cost, Costs, Economics of production 1677  Words | 6  Pages

  • Summary

    Quantification of Stylistic Traits: A Statistical Approach Summary of the Study This study attempts to identify the distinct stylistic features of the three contemporary Tamil scholars named Mahakavi Barathi (MB), V. Kalsanasundaram (VK) and Subramaniya Iyer (SI) by using their literary works. These three scholars wrote articles on India's Freedom Movement in the magazine called India. Initially, all the three scholars have written articles by attributing their names however, because of the...

    Grammar, Grammatical tense, Noun 1100  Words | 4  Pages

  • Summary

    Summary== Colonel Herncastle, an unpleasant former soldier, brings the Moonstone back with him from India where he acquired it by theft and murder during the [[Siege of Seringapatam]]. Angry at his family, who shun him, he leaves it in his will as a birthday gift to his niece Rachel, thus exposing her to attack by the stone's hereditary guardians, who, legend says, will stop at nothing to retrieve it. Rachel wears the stone to her birthday party, but that night it disappears from her room. Suspicion...

    Birthday party, Black-and-white films, Iggy Pop 1517  Words | 4  Pages

  • Vestal Virgins

    Vestal Virgins The Vestal Virgins were the priestesses of Vesta, the goddess of the hearth, in charge of maintaining the sacred fire within the Temple of Vesta on the Forum Romanum. Vesta symbolized collectively the hearths in citizens’ houses; she presided over the basic need of fire (Cadoux 163). The fire in the Temple of Vesta was a pure fire and was not fed with wood from dead trees, or any rubbish thrown upon it, or any impious act done in its presence. If the Vestal Virgins allowed...

    Ancient Rome, College of Pontiffs, Mola salsa 970  Words | 3  Pages

  • Virgin Atlantic Airways Founded In 1984

    Virgin Atlantic Airways, founded in 1984, has grown rapidly to become one of the UK’s largest airline carriers and now serves 31 destinations worldwide. Well known for pioneering many service innovations and setting new standards for the airline industry, Virgin Atlantic continues to expand. But despite their growth the airline still remains customer focused, with an emphasis on value for money, unique offerings and high quality service. http://www.capitalcapture.com/Libraries/Documents/CC_CaseStudy_VirginAtlantic...

    British Airways, Cross-cultural communication, Organizational culture 2113  Words | 7  Pages

  • Summary of Virgin Mary

    Maria Montejano Professor Ahamdpour Art 7 7 May 2013 Virgin De Guadalupe There is many images that fallow the characterizations of the portrait of the virgin de Guadalupe. The Virgin de Guadalupe has had a big impact in the culture of Mexico including their politics. There are many stories of how this image of the Virgin de Guadalupe came to appear. Her image has appeared to be a sign of freedom for the indigenous people during this time...

    Blessed Virgin Mary, Colonialism, Icon 681  Words | 2  Pages

  • Virgin Islands

    The flag of the United States Virgin Islands is one of the most attractive flags of this world . The flag is very similar to the United States presidential flag. The flag consists of a white background on which a strong bald golden eagle sits in the center holding a green branch on the right talon and three light blue arrows in its left talon. These three light blue arrows represent the three islands St. Thomas, St. Croix and St. John. The mighty shield on its chest bears a blue chief on the top...

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  • Virgin Group

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