• Assessing Corporate Culture Walt Disney
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    This paper will assess the corporate culture of Walt Disney, addressing the background of the organization, training and teaching, stories, legends and myths associated with the company, philosophy, values, mission statement and the organizational goals of the company. The Disney Brothers Studios was founded by Walt and Roy Disney in October of 1923. As the brothers increased their reach in the entertainment market, this small studio evolved into the corporate giant known today as the Walt Disne...
  • French And British Colonialism Bibliography Usage
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    Topic: What were the legacies of French and British colonialism in Sub-Saharan Africa? How similar / different were those legacies? Paul Nugent. (2004). Africa Since Independence. Palgrave Macmillan This is a comparative study of the different trajectories and experiences of independent African states. It addresses the differential legacies of British, French, Portuguese, Belgian and Spanish colonialism as well as the unique qualities of imperial Ethiopia and Liberia Richard Hughes (2003). Capri...
  • Local Fundraising Candidate One Money
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    Running an election campaign is very strenuous and time consuming. In many ways it is a balancing act. One must deal with maintaining public visibility, appealing to the voters, developing a platform, kissing disgusting babies, and meeting as many people as possible. However, one of the most important and difficult parts of the job is raising money. Money is necessary for all parts of the campaign, and without it, a campaign can grind to a halt. In this paper I will attempt to explain how a cand...
  • Afro Phobic Or Afro Publicist
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    Afro-phobic or Afro-publicist 1 Running head: AFRO-PHOBIC OR AFRO-PUBLICIST Afro-phobic or Afro-publicist? The role of the media in the social identity of African Americans Stephanie J. DautenhahnSociology 493 Afro-phobic or Afro-Publicist 2 Abstract There has been much debate over the perception of African Americans in the media and how it affects their self-identity. It is easy to find examples of bias in portraying African Americans, but not a lot of causal research to prove that it causes pr...
  • Problem Based Learning Students Team
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    Personal Perspective Paper The author Ken Lakuta (date unknown) once wrote, "Opportunities exists in the air for just a few minutes. If you don't obey your gut feeling right away, you " ve lost your chance" (Brown, quoting Lakuta, date unknown, p. 3). I do not want to miss my chance! I intend to seize the moment and finish the courses necessary to obtain my master's of business administration for many reasons. With the tools the University has made available to me such as "rEsource", learning te...
  • Full Metal Jacket Platoon War Films
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    Full Metal Jacket and Platoon are clearly two of the biggest movies ever made about the Vietnam War; therefore, they will always be compared and contrasted to each other. Platoon was based on Oliver Stone's own experience so he used simple war movie techniques to give a realistic sense of what jungle warfare was like. Kubrick's Full Metal Jacket was based on Gustav Hasford's experience, but Kubrick wanted to use the story to explore what made people into killers. These two films take very differ...
  • Humanities In The Early High And Late Middle Ages
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    Abstract Learning Team A will use several research methods including text, internet and other methods to explore the humanities and the effects and developments that the humanities of the Early, High and Late Middle ages had on society. We have made some very interesting findings and come up with some intriguing conclusions. The findings are most definitely in condensed form for the simplicity of our assignment, although if given an unbridled word count, surely we would demonstrate volumes of te...
  • Managing And Delegation 2005 From Web
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    Being Controller of Finance for XYZ Corporation has enormous responsibilities when it comes to management. Can delegation using the proper techniques in management help the controller in planning, organizing, leading, and controlling the Finance Department at XYZ?" Delegation is a process by which a project manager examines the various responsibilities and tasks at hand, and rather than assuming and completing those tasks and responsibilities on his / her own, that manager decides to assign the ...
  • Gallup 1979 Awareness Food Mirror
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    Abstract The author focuses on determining whether primates are capable of self-awareness. An article is reviewed and evaluated encompassing different points of view and theories. Learned recognition and self-awareness is compared and discussed. Self-awareness in Primates: Fact or Fiction Learning is 'a change in behavior due to experience' (Chance, 2003, p. 36). Learning allows an organism to modify its behavior to suit a particular situation. It is a mechanism by which one copes with the ever...
  • Pacemaker Company Option Testing Pacemakers
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    In this case, the moral issues involve the selling of transistors to a company responsible for the making of pacemakers known to cause deaths in people. Additionally, due to the inherent risk of human error associated with the lack of expert ability within the medical field, and considering that technology is still within its infancy, the procedure itself could prove fatal. Is it morally acceptable to sell to this company considering these circumstances? How many live's are at risk of fatality? ...
  • Social Impact Of Mobile Devices
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    "Not a wired culture, but a virtual culture that is wired shut: compulsively fixated on digital technology as a source of salvation from the reality of a lonely culture and radical social disconnection from everyday life" (Doheny-Farina, 1996, p. 1). As our culture begins to lose its sense of community we seem quick to embrace mobile devices that promise to keep us connected to others. This paper will examine how mobile devices contribute to our lack of leisure time, affect our social relationsh...
  • Social Anxiety Disorder People Phobia Zal
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    Your heart is racing, your muscles are tightening, and the room is closing in around you? You back up slowly, and try to make a hasty retreat. This is what it is like for people who are suffering from social anxiety disorder. Anxiety is defined as a state or cause of uneasiness and apprehension; worry, or intense fear resulting from the anticipation of a threatening event. Anxiety often causes a person to feel agitated and anxious. Many people are faced with social phobias such as nervousness du...
  • Baseball Vs Football Retrieved July 15 2001
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    Baseball vs. Football: Which Is The True American Pastime? In today's world of big time professional sports there are the two major players and they are football represented by the National Football League (NFL) and baseball represented by Major League Baseball (MLB). Now there are other sports that the American public enjoys watching, however the argument generally boils down to which sport is the true favorite of the American people: baseball or football. In this paper I will attempt to examin...