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Waterford Meadows, Waterford, Michigan - I grew up in a Waterford Michigan in a neighborhood called Waterford Meadows. The neighborhood consisted of middle-working class citizens, almost entirely Caucasian Americans, nuclear family households (domestic unit consisting of parents and their unmarried children), and the men were the breadwinners while the women homemakers. Today Waterford is a growing township; commercial buildings on every corner, new subdivisions, bigger roads, and high class dining restaurants. When I was a child, in the early eighties, Waterford was not as populated as it is today....   [tags: Free Descriptive Essay About A Place] 2348 words
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Waterford Wedgewood - ... It has also won a lot of gold medals and universal acclaim at Great London Exhibition. In addition, it has won numerous standards of excellence award on all its brands which help it to survive more than 200 years. 6. Recently, Waterford Wedgwood acquired All-Clad Corporation which is well known cookware producer. It offer quality products in the United States, therefore, it has significant market share in the US market. Another reason of increase in market share of All-Clad is its strong distribution network spread in all states of the United States....   [tags: strengths, opportunities, threats] 1839 words
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The Efficacy of Binaural Beats - It is common knowledge that listening to music can be a very enjoyable experience, but what is not as well known is that listening to or playing music can actually boost endorphin levels (Turner 1). Modern science has made great strides in the field of Sound Therapy in recent history, and although Music has even been used to aid in the recovery of Surgery patients, there is a more effective method of Sound Therapy that has been largely overlooked (Murray 1). Known as Binaural Beats, this so called “digital drug” presents debatably positive new methods for rehabilitation and therapy; with the ability to alter brainwaves and synchronize neural frequency patterns, the substantial power of these...   [tags: Sound Therapy]
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Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record - According to the National Alliance for Health Information Technology (2008) and the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) (2012), the personal health record (PHR) is defined as the individual lifelong electronic health records. Its features are electronic, readily available, personal control, standardization, resource sharing, and portability. Although the PCEHR is currently being implemented in several countries of the world, it still has many controversial disadvantages. Hoy, Yoshihashi, & Bailey, 2012) mention that some of the ideal functions of PHR, include patient controlled, longitudinal record, interoperable and resource sharing, portability, automated input of cl...   [tags: healthcare tools, strategies]
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The Brother Rice High School Community - The Brother Rice High School Community High School is every Junior High students dream. It is a time in a student’s life where he/she receives a large amount of freedom as well as responsibility. Mom no longer accompanies the teenagers at the movies and one can even drive himself/herself there. Academics are important also because these grades determine if you are college bound material. But, are freedom and academics the only parts of a solid High School career. I myself believe that there is more to High School then freedom and academics....   [tags: Christianity Education Essays] 1192 words
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Interior Design Considerations for Retirement Homes - Interior Design Considerations for Retirement Homes At the Waterford, you'll find the freedom to create the lifestyle you've always wanted. Each morning you'll awake to a colorful palette of possibilities from which to paint your day. Enjoy the quiet, muted tones of solitude in your spacious apartment, knowing friends and an attentive staff are close by. You'll always have a wealth of things to do right at your fingertips keeping you as active as you want to be. The Waterford proudly presents a staff of experienced, detail-oriented professionals at your service....   [tags: Place Descriptive Essays]
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Atco Ghost of the Southern New Jersey Piney Barrens - Atco Ghost of the Southern New Jersey Piney Barrens The sparsely populated towns and countryside of the Pine Barrens of Southern New Jersey have often been the ideal setting of various ghost stories, including the infamous tale of the Jersey Devil, that are told in the more heavily populated Northern New Jersey and Philadelphia metropolitan regions. One of those “Piney” towns is home to a lesser-known, but equally interesting, tale of a street that is haunted by the ghost of a young boy. The story is set in the town of Atco, within Waterford Township, and is located approximately half-way between Philadelphia and Atlantic City, right in the heart of the Wharton State Forest section of the P...   [tags: Urban Legends Ghost Stories]
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Social Construct of a Pool Hall - Social Construct of a Pool Hall Billiards, or more commonly referred to as pool has been played for many decades. In the late nineteenth century and early twentieth century it was played by those of upper class standing in their homes. Over the twentieth century pool shifted roles, becoming part of middle and lower class society. With the class change, pool also moved out of the home and into bars and halls. Pool has been forever transformed; today there are three main groups of pool players to be found in pool halls; professional players: blue collar players, and teenage players....   [tags: Billiards Bars Games Essays]
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William Harvey and Robert Boyle Give the Knowledge of Science and Scientific Revolution and Enlightenment - Research Paper: Scientific revelation and Enlightenment The Scientific revolution and enlightenment were the most important time periods of all. The scientific revolution began in Europe towards the end of the renaissance era until the late 18th century it's also when all the developments n mathematics, astronomy, chemistry, biology, and physics which changed the way we look at society and nature. The scientific revolution had introduced many things that we couldn't really comprehend. For example, The human body, atoms, cells, technology, and other fantastic things that made us what we are now....   [tags: society, nature, vacuum] 1036 words
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Senior Course Guide 2010 for St Edmund’s College, Canberra - INTRODUCTION Welcome to the senior Course Guide 2010 for St Edmund’s College, Canberra. We are a Catholic school living the tradition of Blessed Edmund Rice where faith is translated into action. Fundamental to this are the relationships our students develop with each other, with their teachers and with the wider community. At St Edmund’s we are focused on the students taking responsibility for both their actions and learning. We encourage a spirit of inquiry among our 1200 boys and the development of independent learning skills....   [tags: Education ] 1099 words
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Ryanair Irish Low Cost Airline: Current Market Position - ... Ryanair is considered to be the most aggressive in serving secondary airports (Doganis, 2001).Costs are lower and aircraft can be turned around faster. Thesefavorable contracts probably are the result of negotiations between Ryanair and the secondary airports based onRyanair’s record of delivering a consistently high volume of passenger traffic growth at many of these airports. Thus,costs are lower and aircraft can be turned around faster. • Price:Ryanair’s low fares are designed to stimulate demand, particularly fromfare-conscious leisure and business travelers who might otherwise have used alternative forms of transportation or would not have traveled at all....   [tags: dublin international airport, Wot analysis] 1348 words
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Summer Internship at Seaside Communications - This year, Seaside Communications has done an excellent job of providing local students with great summer employment. So much more important than just "summer employment" are the experiences and opportunities that this great company has provided to its summer-time employees. Seaside Communications has demonstrated a great connection within their district by really establishing their "Seaside In Your Community" logo with full hearts through events, flyering, and phone calls. First, starting off on the summer employment with Seaside Communications, the new employees were introduced to events....   [tags: Business Management] 871 words
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Utopian Australia Exhibition: Curator Request - ... Each message is conveyed through the use of powerful focal points, in this piece the two big kangaroos fighting, by placing them in the center. Their size compared to the rest of the piece, contrasts therefore accentuating their presence, as though they are characters on a stage in front of a backdrop. The piece has a symmetric appeal. This equality is created through the arrangement of the two kangaroos and the background set, which doesn’t unbalance the artwork creating irregularity. Through the continuing use of line within the piece; the kangaroos and their limbs, this creates the rhythm as the lines and limbs point your eyes around the piece....   [tags: works by Diane Mellor & Cia Guo-Qiang]
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The Norse Viking Age - In most cases, the Norse Viking Age is recorded to have officially began in 793 AD with the first recorded raid through to 1066 AD, ending with the Battle of Hastings. However, these dates vary upon scholars. The Battle of Hastings wasn't exactly the end of the Viking Age, because the Norse were spread out across Europe and Viking raids continued to take place in other locations. With that said, dating the conclusion of the Viking Age is fairly generic because Viking raids were sporadic in many locations and when one area was under control, another area was being raided....   [tags: Expansion of the Vikings] 4398 words
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Leadership and Nursing Management - In today’s society, leadership is a common yet useful trait used in every aspect of life and how we use this trait depends on our role. What defines leadership is when someone has the capability to lead an organization or a group of people. There are many examples that display a great sense of leadership such being an educator in health, a parent to their child, or even a nurse. In the medical field, leadership is highly used among nurses, doctors, nurse managers, director of nursing, and even the vice president of patient care services....   [tags: leadership, health, patients] 828 words
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Definition Essay - The Word 'Private' - Definition Essay - The Word 'Private' Private is a word with a multitude of meanings, some known and others not so known. When searched for in a dictionary, it can be found that the definitions don't vary much between the three dictionaries, although the dictionary from 1913 had a few dissimilar terms. The word private was looked up in Webster Dictionary from 1913,  The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition, and the Oxford English Dictionary: Second Edition. Many people think of private as meaning something in solitude, or secretive....   [tags: Definition Essays]
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Ryanair Marketing Strategy - Ryanair airlines low fare concept was conceived by three Irish businessmen in 1984 who wanted to break up the duopoly of the major airlines between Ireland and England. The strategy was simple in nature; offer lower prices than any competitor on the same route. Ryanair began operations in 1985 with a single 15 seat turboprop aircraft operating one route between Waterford, Ireland to London, England. The fare was only €99 ($138), less than 50% of the two competitors at the time. Ryanair carried 5000 passengers during the first year....   [tags: low fare airlines, business analysis]
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The Irish Ultras - Flares illuminate the night's sky, smoke fills the air, tifo flags sway from side to side down the front of the stand while songs of praise and hatred are belted out back and forth by the two opposing faithfuls.Since the founding of the League of Ireland's first Ultras groups at the turn of the century, this is the atmosphere that has become synonymous with the league's major derbies and crunch ties. (SRFC Ultras in action on 'Dublin Derby' night V Bohemian's in 2008) Its hard to pinpoint when exactly Ultra culture first came to Ireland's shores....   [tags: legue, pyrotechnics, sport] 1129 words
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Was the Irish Civil War a ?natural? conclusion to the events of previous years? - Was the Irish Civil War a ‘natural’ conclusion to the events of previous years. Some historians will say that the Civil War was a ‘natural’ conclusion to the activities of the previous year others will disagree. This essay will take the line that yes; the civil war was a natural and inevitable conclusion to the Anglo-Irish difficulties. In order to understand why the Civil War came about one must first understand how it came about by studying the actions of the previous years, the War of Independence and the Anglo-Irish Treaty....   [tags: essays research papers fc]
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No Child Left Behind Creates More Problems for Students than it does Solutions - The No Child Left Behind Act was designed by President George W. Bush in 2001. Although this act seems to be cutting edge and has generated enormous amounts of both controversy and support, this is not the first time American Education has seen such an attempt to improve education. According to the U.S. Department of Education, the purpose of No Child Left Behind is to improve student achievement and change the culture of America's schools. ?The NCLB Act of 2001, the revised Elementary and Secondary Education Act, is a potent blend of new requirements, incentives and resources and it poses significant challenges for states....   [tags: Argumentative Persuasive Education Essays]
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The Great Starvation of Ireland - The Great Starvation of Ireland I.The starvation in Ireland: 1845-1852 Over the years, the people of Ireland have suffered many hardships, but none compare to the devastation brought by the Irish potato famine of 1845-1857. A poorly managed nation together with ideally wicked weather conditions brought Ireland to the brink of disaster. It was a combination of social, political and economic factors that pushed it over the edge. After a long wet summer, the potato blight first appeared in Wexford and Waterford in September of 1845....   [tags: essays papers] 2739 words
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What is Human Resource Strategy - What is Human Resource Strategy HRS In your view is it a process an outcome or “What is Human Resource Strategy (HRS). In your view is it a process, an outcome or a set of activities?” This essay will rely on a review of literature and may include: A rationale for the: (i) emergence of HRS, (ii) the value of HRS, (iii) some discussion of differing approaches to HRS, (iv) some discussion of HRS strategy types (hard v soft), (v) the concept of fit and other issues which you wish to include based on your reading, (vi) including your conclusion, with your definition of HRS....   [tags: essays research papers fc]
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Penetration Vs Skimming Pricing Strategy - The pricing strategy for a new product should be developed so that the desired impact on the market is achieved while the emergence of competition is discouraged. Two basic strategies that may be used in pricing a new product are skimming pricing and penetration pricing. Skimming Pricing Skimming pricing is the strategy of establishing a high initial price for a product with a view to “skimming the cream off the market” at the upper end of the demand curve. It is accompanied by heavy expenditure on promotion....   [tags: Economics Pricing Business] 1597 words
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Under The Spell - Under The Spell "The great advantage of having an ancestry like that of a mongrel dog is I have so many ancestral homes to go home to." We caught the ferry from Le Havre, France to Ireland, land of my ancestors. Every since I was a wee lad, my mind has been used as a canvas by every Irishman who has been displaced from the Emerald Isle. A picture of quaintness bordering upon myth. Cute I thought it would be, but never as much as the tourist hype I had read. I donned my suit of armor constructed of cynicism, forged by age....   [tags: Creative Writing Short Stories Traveling Essays] 4953 words
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Management Organization - Management Organization History of the company Ryanair, now firmly established like the largest budget airline of Europe, began to operate in the year 1985 with the launch of a daily flight among the airport of Waterford in the southeast of Ireland and the airport of Gatwick in London. The flight was carried out with a turbo prop bandeirante with capacity for 15 passengers. The company had compromised to carry out cheap flights and to make possible that everyone, in Ireland and in the RU could travel by airplane, not only the rich....   [tags: Papers] 975 words
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Ireland - Ireland Ireland is a small island first settled in early 6000BC. It’s located to the west of Europe close to Great Britain. Through history Ireland has had many different influences and has been occupied by different types of people. In the early years, the Celtic people known as Gaels settled Ireland. This was sometime between 600 and 150BC. Gaelic people had many small kingdoms that were separated yet they all shared the common language of Gaelic. The Brehons kept order throughout Ireland, these were men that kept peace and made sure common rules and laws were followed....   [tags: essays research papers] 859 words
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