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Leading By Example - My father once told me what makes you a man is taking care of your responsibilities and leading by example. I know now what he meant by that saying. He was telling me that a good man is responsible for taking care of his family and being a good role model. For most of us, family is the foundation for the type of people we become in the future. They sets the path for our lives; they are mostly responsible for our values and beliefs as we spend most of our time around family. Most people adapt to their surroundings....   [tags: Family] 571 words
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Harrassment Is an Example of Discrinimation in Employment - ... There is two type of sexual harassment. The first is call as Quid Pro Quo Harassment . This type of harassment are on the basis of something for something which means the sexual conduct were base on the employment condition for example an exchange of promotion on female employee with a date with the manager. Meanwhile, The second type of sexual harassment is referred to as Hostile Work Environment Sexual Harassment . It is consider as an earlier discussion of harassment which appear as an offensive jokes or unwelcomed comments that related to a person’s protected class....   [tags: gender, religion, race] 815 words
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An Example of a Holder in Due Course - This short paper is about the court decision between a financial advisor, a cohort of the financial advisor, and the investor. This decision deals with what is known as holder in due course or HDC. By being able to understand the court’s decision and how HDC works, we are able to decide whether or not it is fair. I am also able to give my thoughts on HDC, which are based both on this court’s decision and readings from the text. The first thing to look at in this paper are the facts about the court’s decision, which deal with John Doe, a “financial advisor” and Pedro Urdemales, a cohort of John Doe, and the investor Secundino Piedra....   [tags: court´s decision]
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Maya Angelou: An Example of Perseverance - Maya Angelou was raped by her mother’s boyfriend, dropped out of high school, was a teenage mom, and constantly dealt with racism. Who would have thought that someone who had gone through so much would someday be such a confident, inspirational woman. Maya Angelou’s confidence in herself and the African American race that she demonstrates in her poetry gives others courage to speak for themselves. Three poems by Angelou that display her confidence are “Still I Rise,” “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings,” and “Phenomenal Woman.” While each poem is written differently, they all express confidence and the idea of having the courage to stand up for oneself....   [tags: Poetry, African American, Author]
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Effective Leaders: Leading by Example - ... I spent large amounts of time with each employee to learn what they did, how long they'd been doing it and the pain points they experienced within their positions. By doing this, I was leading them by example. If I was willing to jump in feet first and be an active part of the team, pitch in where needed, and actually do the work that they were doing; they could too. - Passion: Passion is a big part of being an effective and influential leader. Most leaders have a passion for the area in which they lead....   [tags: role model, effective communication] 928 words
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An Example of Transformational Leadership - Connie Clerici is a registered nurse who started out as a critical care nurse that specialized in pediatrics and the intensive care unit. Clerici left the hospital setting looking for a new career path, and was asked to help relocate children from The Christopher Robin Home for the Children, which was being closed for euthanasia allegations (Cavanaugh, 2012). So, her new role required her to help place children into a safe community setting which accommodated and cared for the children’s complex health needs....   [tags: connie clerici, nurse]
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Cooperative Enforcement: The Tainan Example - 5.2 Cooperative Enforcement: The Tainan Example As analysed above, Taiwan’s environmental criminal law enforcement faces some common problems. Since 2005, there has been a new cooperative enforcement model run by the Tainan Local Prosecutors’ Office voluntarily. Three prosecutors in the Tainan Local Prosecutor Office were interviewed and it was realised that this model may provide many solutions to the problems identified in this research. Figure 5.2 A Successful Cooperative Enforcement Model in Tainan City, Taiwan Tainan, an old cultural centre in the southern part of Taiwan, has increasing industrial pollution....   [tags: Criminal Justice] 970 words
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The Perfect Moral Example - Fairy tales portray wonderful, elaborate, and colorful worlds as well as chilling, frightening, dark worlds in which ugly beasts are transformed into princes and evil persons are turned to stones and good persons back to flesh (Guroian). Fairytales have long been a part of our world and have taken several forms ranging from simple bedtime stories to intricate plays, musicals, and movies. However, these seemingly simple stories are about much more than pixie dust and poisoned apples. One could compare fairytales to the new Chef Boyardee; Chef Boyardee hides vegetables in its ravioli while fairytales hide society’s morals and many life lessons in these outwardly simple children stories....   [tags: Literary Analysis]
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Collateral Example - Saving innocent people and exposing the ‘bad guys’ is what heroes do. Bradley Manning did just that when he leaked United States government cables and videos to WikiLeaks. His intent was to expose the killing of innocent civilians as part of the Iraqi war and to inform citizens so that they could take action. He is now imprisoned and facing twenty-two felony counts, all of which incriminate him as a traitor to the U.S. and that could result in him serving fifty-two years behind bars. Manning believed that the U.S....   [tags: U.S. Government ]
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Tartuffe: An Excellent Example of a Neoclassical Drama - Tartuffe is an excellent example of a neoclassical drama because of its close adherence to the guidelines set forth in Aristotle’s Poetics, its use of character structure, and its incorporation of the common neoclassical ideas involving: reason, rational thinking, as well as logical problem solving. During the beginning of the 17th Century neoclassical thought began to dominate the stage in France. In the domain of theatre, this meant that neoclassical writers began to look back to the ideals and beliefs of classical times, accentuating the classic ideas of rational control and discipline....   [tags: Literary Analysis, Drama]
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Stand by Me, an Example of Good Literature - The film, Stand by Me, can be studied as an example of good literature by noting the use of well-built characters. An adequate amount of symbolism can also be found throughout the film. Near the end of the story, the main character has an unexpected epiphany that notes a radical change in his character development. The film carries a fantastic example of a coming-of-age theme for each of the main characters. The use of family dynamics in each character contributes to their strong development. The main character and narrator of this story, Gordie Lachance, tells us this story of his childhood from his own perspective as an adult....   [tags: symbolism, character development, Reiner]
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Kelli White, an Example of the Importance of Credibility - ... When he told her the flaxseed oil was a designer steroid she stopped taking it immediately (Plitt). White did not believe that in order to run, she needed a drug (Plitt). It wasn’t until a couple years later that she went to Conte about a full-scale drug program to enhance her performance (Plitt). When she was caught using the modafinil, she was banned for two years for using these steroids and was stripped of the gold medals she won at the World Championship. Kelli White’s credibility dropped after she was caught using the steroids....   [tags: Steroids, Drugs, Running]
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Genghis Khan an Example of a Visionary Leader - Synthesis Essay - Genghis Khan Genghis Khan was born clutching a blood clot in his fist, foretelling of the bloodshed and violence he would unleash on the world while ultimately achieving the goal of creating the largest contiguous empire in history. His personal struggle is well outside the scope of this discussion. I will, however, cover how Genghis exemplified the qualities of a visionary leader by his use of technology, long range planning, and inspirational motivation. Contrary to historians in the Middle East, I also present that Genghis Khan was an ethical leader as shown by his authentic leadership style that embodied idealized influence and based his leadership decisions squarely on...   [tags: core values, mongols, ethical leader]
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Gangs of New York, an Example of Naturalism - ... After getting out of Hell Gate, Amsterdam can be a priest and go to a better place than Five Points. But he threw the Bible away and chose the path of revenge. A second chance is offered to him when Jenny asks him not to go to the duel and go to San Francisco with her. Again, he rejected for being eager to revenge. Every time Amsterdam is trapped to Five Points because of the eagerness to revenge, a conditioning done by the environment. Here is one thing the movie can do better. If Amsterdam was killed and failed to revenge, the nature’s indifference and the illusion of free will will be better expressed....   [tags: mission, free will, environment] 854 words
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Google Glass is an Example of Flawed Technology - ... Human rudeness, we have all been there. There people that just do things that hurts you, and then you wonder why they are worth existing. It is bad enough to meet people that can be nasty at moments, but you can never imagine that discourtesy getting worse. Well, Google Glass does just that. As Google Glass grows popular, and exciting for people to get their hands on, it pulls people from reality, and into a virtual world that ultimately does not matter. When people are wearing their Google Glass in their daily lives (they really do), they forget about their surroundings that lead to misunderstandings....   [tags: headgear, rudeness, accidents] 930 words
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The Trial and Conviction of Meursault - An Example of Absurdity - The climax of the novel The Stranger is reached when the jury declares that the main character, Meursault, is to be executed by gulliotine in the town square. The trial and its verdict are one of the important parts of the novel, as Albert Camus uses them as a metaphor to summarize the three main tenets of absurdism. Camus uses the trial and conviction of Meursault to express the absurdist ideals that truth does not exist, and human life is precious. The trial portrays the absurdist ideal that truth does not exist because the universe is irrational....   [tags: Literary Analysis] 952 words
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The Byzantine Empire is and Example of the Golden Age - ... With a size of 300 feet by 250 feet and a dome that rises 185 feet above the ground, the Hagia Sophia made Christianity a well-known religion. The Hagia Sophia’s dome was the second largest in the world, which increased tourism to the capital as well as helping spread Christianity throughout the world (Mathews, “Early Christian and Byzantine Architecture”). As the biggest symbol of Christianity at the time, the Hagia Sophia united the empire under a single religion due to its fascinating structure....   [tags: culture, economic prosperity, achievements] 1676 words
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Oedipus by Sophocles: An Example of a Tragic Hero - ... Ironically, into the play a prophet was introduced, a seer, Teresias, who is physically blind, but who is clairvoyant. Teresias says to Oedipus, I tell you, no man that walks upon the earth/ shall be rooted out more horribly than you (S1. .1117). This describes Oedipus as a man ignorant to the true appearance of things, this blind man could see the truth about Oedipus, yet Oedipus in all of his physical strength cannot. Through his pride, he accused others for his misfortune and pushed them to reveal the truth....   [tags: lack of self-knowledge, true nature of things] 808 words
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The Example Set by Flappers of the 1920's - ... Those at war demanded that everything returned to normal as well, including their industrial jobs, the government and the women returned to households and traditional clothing. The Women’s Right Movement made women to fight for their new era of short dresses, the Charleston dance and parties, and sense women had the legal equal right, women stayed modern. The deaths from the war also “made the ladies realize that life can be cut short very easily, so they should have fun and live life to the fullest… They decided that they didn’t want to just waste their life away” (“How did Flappers start?”)....   [tags: industrial, fashion, women]
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British Women: An Example of Modesty and Loyalty - ... She was responsible for the house to always be clean, and all the chores related thereto to be done in time. Women did not have the right to own anything. This included lands, properties, finances or anything similar. During the Victorian Era, the British Woman had absolutely no rights, and wasn’t even considered in the policies. They were made for men and their working conditions. Men were in charge of all the planning and financing, so the females were only responsible for taking care of the house....   [tags: protection of rights, human rights] 1110 words
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An Example of Successful Management: Andrea Jung - ... Andrea Jung’s children are Lauren, from her first marriage, and James, from her second. Her children are extremely important to her – she has taken absence from work to be able to be with her children during the most crucial moments of their childhood. Despite this, she has missed some important moments of their childhood, but has said that she will never, and has never missed the most important ones. In 1979, Andrea Jung graduated from Princeton University with a bachelor’s degree in English Literature....   [tags: CEO of Avon]
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Mother Teresa: An Example of Servant Leadership - Servant leadership is both a leadership philosophy and set of leadership practices. Traditional leadership generally involves the accumulation and exercise of power by one at the “top of the pyramid.” By comparison, the servant-leader shares power puts the needs of others first and helps people develop and perform as highly as possible (Northouse, 2013). One person I feel is a great example of a servant leader is mother Teresa. Mother Teresa, Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, was born August 26, 1910 in what is today Skopje, Macedonia....   [tags: Mother Teresa]
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Wolves: An Excellent Example for Dominance Behavior - Wolves provide an excellent example for dominance behavior and the interactions within social groups. Researchers such as L.D. Mech spend their lives observing the behaviors of wolves in order to better understand leadership and dominance behavior across species. Because displays of leadership and dominance differ between wolves living in the wild and wolves living in captivity, examining both allows a greater understanding of both types of behavior. Wolves in the wild form packs in which one male and one female, considered “alphas,” preside over the pack and act as its leaders....   [tags: social interactions among animals] 561 words
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My Dad is My Living Example - ... The first game was a week away. My position was forward and I didn’t have a clue as to what I am suppose to do on the field. So this day, I went home after practice and began practicing more. Suddenly I heard my dad’s truck driving in the drive way. I was wondered what he was doing home so early because he had two jobs and was always at work and moving things for people. Also he was always at church setting up music and when he normally reached home he went straight to the bedroom to sleep. So that’s why I was wondering why was he home so early....   [tags: personal narrative] 905 words
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Mahatma Gandhi as an Example in the World - I think Mohandas Gandhi was one of the most significant persons in the 20th century. He was the one who proved that it is possible to fight very successful without violence. He fought his whole life with humanity, tolerance, ideas and without violence. He showed the way to a better world. And still today there are many people who love him and who use his philosophy to change the world. A very important example is the fight against wars. Usually people who fight against a war try to fight without violence....   [tags: Biography, Mohandas Gandhi Essays] 463 words
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ELIZABETH AS AN EXAMPLE OF ART CINEMA - Bordwell and Thompson define the art film as "a film which, while made under commercial circumstances take an approach to form and style influenced by "high art" which offers an alternative to mainstream entertainment" (1). Like avant-garde film making, this style offer the audience with a movie that takes glory in cinemas stance as a modern art form, for art house films are not just intended to be entertaining, they are designed to be imaginative. Shekhar Kapur's 1998 film 'Elizabeth' presents us with a contemporary art film....   [tags: essays research papers] 1261 words
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Euthaniasia: An Example of Deviance - One example of deviance that I would like to write about is euthanasia. The Webster's dictionary defines it as the act or practice of killing a suffering individual painlessly for reasons considered merciful. But, why do some accept certain kinds of killings, but not others. To tie in with another assignment, the death penalty was created to punish criminals who have created such unspeakable crimes. For some in society, the death penalty is acceptable and to others it is not. Euthanasia is as much of a murder as carrying out a death sentence....   [tags: Current Events] 454 words
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Example of the Scientific Method - Example of the Scientific Method Observation: In one of the major regions of deforestation, the province of Rhondonia, Brazil, the rainfall has been severely and or completely stopped. Theory: As the tropical rainforest of Rhondonia, Brazil is leveled for farmland, rainfall is significantly and directly reduced. Rainfall is reduced because there are fewer trees to return water vapor to the air through tree transpiration, or water evaporation through trees. Relative humidity is the amount of water vapor in the air compared with the amount of vapor needed to make the air saturated at the air's current temperature....   [tags: Papers] 546 words
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Evaluative Report of an Example of Computer Mediated Learning. - The creation and design of an e-learning resources does not necessarily need to involve the use “user centred design”, and the philosophy of epistemology and semiotics. The creation of an e-learning resource such as a virtual learning environment, often start their lives out with learning and pedagogical aspect being the primary design principle. Over the time, the evolution of these resources does empirically involve epistemology and semiotics but this could be an accident of design and not a structured, logical, philosophically driven process....   [tags: centred design ,e-learning, espitemology]
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Cesare Borgia: An example in The Prince by Niccolo Machiavelli - ... He was able to conquer the Romagna using arms of King Louis XII and Orsini to defeat the Colonna family. Machiavelli advocates tactics like the ones used by Cesare Borgia like weakening strong powers, gaining popularity and getting noblemen to switch their loyalty to him Machiavelli uses Cesare Borgia as the principle example of how a prince should handle a principality that was given through fortune. “Thus, if one considers all the steps of the duke, one will see that he had laid for himself great foundations for future power, which I do not judge superfluous to discuss; for I do not know what better teaching I could give to a new prince than the example of his actions” (27)....   [tags: Prince, Leader, Ambition]
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Monopolies in the Market Place: Example of the Telecommunication Industry - Federal Regulations on Trade Traditionally many utility industries have been comprised of monopolies. These natural monopolies exist for a number of reasons. Monopolies in the marketplace create great inefficiency, and thus are very undesirable. It is for that, and many other reasons that regulation was thought of as a solution to the monopoly problem. Regulation was not just used to overcome such great inefficiencies created in a monopolistic market, but was also used to supply consumers with necessary goods....   [tags: Industries, Trade] 592 words
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Al Shabaab: An Intriguing Example of Islamist Terror - American Media tends to focus on domestic terrorism, but cases of widespread terror are relatively limited in the US. Conversely, in Somalia, terror is the norm, not the exception. In this paper, I’ll begin by talking about our definition of terror in the United States. Then, I’ll analyze Al Shabaab’s role in Somalia as a case study on the impacts of extensive terrorism. Finally, I’ll talk about western responsibility for Somalia’s current troubles and what tactics can be used to bring Al Shabaab’s harsh terror to an end....   [tags: terrorism, Somalia, Islam, international community]
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Mary Shelley´s Frankenstein, an Example of Gothic Romance - ... Throughout the novel Victor seems isolated, Even when he is at the busy University of Ingolstadt, the setting still has a remote feel to it. Frankenstein becomes so focused on his work to create life that he shuts himself off from the world for months, without even giving himself time to appreciate nature or contact loved ones, as we can see when Victor Frankenstein imparts, “The summer months passed while I was thus engaged, heart and soul, in one pursuit. It was a most beautiful season; never did the fields bestow a more plentiful harvest, or the vines yield a more luxuriant vintage: but my eyes were insensible to the charms of nature....   [tags: Gloom, Creation, Mistreatment]
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Penelope: An Example of a Honorable Greek Woman in the Oddessy - Penelope is a great example of how Greek women should act in early society. Penelope was loyal to her husband, she was clever, and she was a good mother to her son Telemachos. Penelope honored her husband and didn’t go against him even though he was gone for over 20 years. She also had to face over 100 suitors while Odysseus was gone. Penelope showed her cleverness when she told the town she would remarry when she finished weaving the rug. Every night Penelope would undo the work she weaved so she could buy time for her husband....   [tags: Odessy, homer, characters, women, ancient greek, h] 700 words
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Maya Angelou Is an Example for Every Race and Gender - ... Maya felt responsible for his death and went mum for five years. During this period of silence, she discovered her love for literature. She read from a variety of different authors such as Langston Hughes, W.E.B Du Bois, Paul Lawrence Dunbar,William Shakespeare, and Edgar Allen Poe. When Maya was twelve, her teacher Mrs.Flowers, - which she spoke about in her autobiographies-broke her out of her shell. After graduating at the top of her 8th grade class, she moved to San Francisco to attend George Washington High School While in high school, Maya’s love for dance and theater sparked, and she began to take lessons at the California Labor School....   [tags: african american, post-modernist, philosophy] 688 words
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The Example of Multinational Corporation Operation in a Foreign Market - Multinational Corporation (MNC) is a business organization whose activities are located in more than two countries and is the organizational form that defines foreign direct investment, which the form consist of country location where the form is incorporated and of the establishment of branches or subsidiaries in foreign countries (Kogut, 2001; Shah, F. A., Yusaf, D. M., Hussain, A., & Hussain, J., 2012); or it can simplify to say if there have cheap production cost are located in other countries, MNC will place their business in there to enjoy material resources (Bennett, 2002)....   [tags: Licensing, Joint Ventures] 2406 words
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Modular Design: The Google Modular Smarth Phone Example - In the recent days, customers’ desires are changing fast and wish to have their products quicker than before and looking for convenient ways to place an order (Shamsuzzoha, AHM and Helo, P.). Therefore, in today’s market of increasingly demanding customers, companies tend to focus on smaller and specific market segments of customer-oriented products (J.Pandremos, G.Chryssolouris); “mass customization” era is happening. The following paper provides in quick look at mass customization principles and explains how modular product design (independent modules) and product platforms (set of modules) are necessary tools used by manufactures to achieve mass customization....   [tags: platform, customers, resources]
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Washington, D.C.: The First Example of Urban Planning - Washington, D.C. was the first capital in the world to be strategically chosen, designed and built. It was established by President George Washington. Washington was given this power to select a permanent capital under the terms of the Constitution (1787) and the Residence Act of 1790, which authorized him to pick an exact location for the country’s new, permanent capital city as well as to choose commissioners to plan and build it within ten years . The process of designing Washington is considered an example of what historic preservationists have defined as urban planning today....   [tags: process of designing Washington] 1459 words
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Shakespeare´s Richard the Third: Example of a Villain - ... (Webster Dictionary) Now to summarize the literal definition in my own words, it’s a villain having a persuasive voice and convincing someone to do what he wants even though the victims knows that what they are being asked to do is wrong. An example of such acts take place in Shakespeare’s play Richard the Third with the main character and the antagonist Richard, Duke of Gloucester. Richard is portrayed as a villain who will do anything to attain greatness. Richard does many evil deeds and is surrounded by ineffectual and gullible males, like Hastings....   [tags: Evil, Deeds]
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Social Structure: Example from a Mexican American - ... I know I need to take advantage of my opportunity’s that have been given and get a career where I am financially stable and will overall be able to give something back to my parents. My father was one out of twelve kids born in Mexico and coming to the United States at age 20, my dad went straight to working. I have come to realize that it is my turn to help out my family because my parents are currently unemployed, money Is always in the back of our mind. Instead of putting all my focus on education, getting a job would have to be one of my priorities as well....   [tags: Beliefs, Heritage, Society] 1086 words
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An Example of a Needs Assessment Project - ... The service must be accessible from a mobile device, but we decided against a native iOS or Android phone application because we did not have reliable data about smartphone proliferation in our target community and wanted to make the service available to as many residents as possible. Thus, we created a mobile web application using HTML, JavaScript, and CSS. This technology choice will allow any community member with a full-featured web browser and an internet connection to access the service....   [tags: transportation, services and communication] 1669 words
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Marketing Mix Example - 1. Read following paragraph and explain the process this firm might go through to reach this specific marketing strategy - how and why this company reach to use this decision. Also explain results this firm may get from using this specific marketing strategy. In addition, recommend any modification of strategy based on SWOT analysis. Bakery chain Tous Les Jours introduces two varieties of "Kim Yu-na bread,” named after the popular Korean figure skater. The flavors, chosen by Kim herself, are the sweet potato and cream bread, and the kaya bun....   [tags: Business Marketing] 1792 words
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Critical Thinking Example - Critical thinking begins at the earliest stages of life. As you mature the process becomes more involved and by studying and practicing critical thinking methods you can improve and become more efficient in the process. You eventually learn to apply past experience, emotions and concepts that you have learned. Although there many critical thinking examples in personal lives such as decisions on health, money and family, for this paper we will discuss a critical decision process at work which resulted in a significant cost savings for a customer....   [tags: Thinking Critically Learning Analysis] 972 words
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How to Be a Father and God's Example in the Bible - How to Be a Father and God's Example in the Bible Being a father is one of the greatest things a man can do. Not every man has what it takes to be a father. God has only granted certain men with this very important job. In a perfect world a man becomes a father when his wife gives birth to a child, but in today's society it is not necessarily a MAN's wife that may give birth to his child but a girlfriend. No matter how it happens it all starts out the same way. A man and a woman have sex and then if her egg is fertilized by the man's sperm she becomes impregnated....   [tags: Papers] 4620 words
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Piazza d'Italia as an Example of Postmodern Architecture - Piazza d'Italia as an Example of Postmodern Architecture A public place incorporated into a larger commercial complex, the fountain of the Piazza d'Italia occupies a circular area off center of the development, which consists of buildings and open-air corridors planted with trees. The fountain is set on a ground of concentric circles in brick and masonry, and is composed of a raised contour relief of the boot of Italy and a construction of several staggered, interconnected facades following the lines of the circles....   [tags: Architecture History Essays] 1094 words
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The Minamata Disease as an Example of Government Weakness - The Minamata Disease as an Example of Government Weakness The effects of Minamata disease, which originated in Minamata, Japan, first came to the attention of local fishermen. They referred to cats afflicted with the disease as “the suicide-prone group of dancing cats” due to their tendency to ‘dance’ around, and then jump into the nearby bay (Ui, 1992). From 1940 through the late 20th century, thousands of inhabitants of Minamata developed that same neurological disease that resulted from heavy industrial pollution of Minamata Bay....   [tags: Japan Minamata Disease Essays]
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My father`s good example - While the temptation to hit the snooze bar at 4:30 a.m. would be difficult to resist for even the most disciplined early-bird, my father never flinches at answering the bell at what many consider the middle of the night. The astonishing fact is not so much the time he rises but the reason behind it. My father runs and lift weights every morning before work. At forty-nine many men have given in to the middle age spread and consider it to be inevitable. But my father portrays an excellent example of the importance of being both sound of mind and body....   [tags: College application essay] 740 words
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How Real Is Reality TV Based on the Example of Big Brother - ... The purpose for selective casting is to get an interesting group of people that give them ratings and therefore more money. It is used in big brother to make sure that there will be some rivalry’s and competition between them for example they would chose some people that are very out there and different some people that get along and some people that will cause mischief and in this year’s season they chose many people but Tim and Tahan are great examples they chose Tim because he is very crazy and spontaneous and the chose Tahan because she was bound to create problems in the house....   [tags: selective casting, entertaining, reality tv] 608 words
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Is the Western Australian Response to Shark Attacks an Example of a Moral Panic? - ... The purpose of these nets is not to create “protective barriers for swimmers”, but to “kill dangerous sharks” (Skelton, 2013) as preventative measure. Between January and November 2013 the Queensland program captured 633 sharks; 481 dying in the equipment, 122 being euthanized, and 30 being re-released into the wild (Skelton, 2013). The public, though able to access these statistics and information, and aware of these policies in Queensland, have not responded in the form or manner they did in response to Barnett’s announcement....   [tags: shark cull, mass psychology, sociology]
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The Rhetorical Analysis of “The Chemistry of Wine Making” as an Example of Scientific Writing. - The article “Chemistry of Winemaking: A unique Lecture Demonstration” by L. B. Church of the State University of New York, seeks to demonstrate how the winemaking process can be used as a teaching tool. Found in the Journal of Chemical Education, the text uses an instructive and formal tone while discussing the process and how it might relate to the classroom. His rhetoric leans heavily toward the use of logic. Aimed for chemistry teachers, the article refrains from using step-by-step demonstrations of each and every process, and instead discusses the use of common techniques that could be used within the framework of Winemaking....   [tags: Science]
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William Golding is an Example of Never Giving Up Your Dreams - ... This lead him to question the horror that is war (Al- Sadi). At the end of World War II, Golding went back to his job of teaching (Reif, 21). He was involved in several activities and spent much of his time with his students (Reif, 30). Golding observed his students and how they interacted with one another (Feeney). He used his findings to write some of his most famous works. (Feeney). Like many authors, success did not come easy for Golding. He went through many obstacles before he published his first novel....   [tags: author, english literature, novels] 552 words
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Kellogg’s; an example of Lean Production System, using Just-In-Time (JIT) - Introduction In the new global economy, with the improved information technology, and the increased competition, a study by Levy (2007) shows that, many companies have attempted to recognize and implement lean production (LP) systems, established by Toyota, that involve goals such as just-in-time (JIT) delivery, low inventories, zero defects, flexible production in small batches and close practical cooperation with suppliers. Therefore, this paper will present how Kellogg’s has been able to manage its lean production in a very efficient way to create long term value products and competitive advantage....   [tags: synergies, global economy]
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The Status Debate as an Example of Nationalist Politics for Puerto Ricans - The Status Debate as an Example of Nationalist Politics for Puerto Ricans Puerto Rico and its people have endured a long history filled with colonialism and ambiguous rule. It is a nation whose citizens have endured years of imperial rule, enslavement and forced dependence on other countries for its existence. It is a nation which has changed drastically from the days when Tainoes were the exclusive inhabitants of the island. Unfortunately, Puerto Rico can no longer stand alone as its own country....   [tags: Papers] 2523 words
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An Example of An Individual Education Plan for an Elementary School Student - ... Social 1. The student will improve socialization skills by responding appropriately when greeted by peers or adults, with 80% accuracy, by date. 2. The student will initiate play and interact appropriately with peers for (number) minutes, with no more than (number) prompts, by date. 3. The student, while on the playground, will participate in play activities with his/her peers for at least (number) minutes in 4/5 recess breaks, by date. 4. The student, when asked to share an object, will share the material with a peer 80% of the time, by date....   [tags: special education, disability, objectives, ] 2010 words
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Setting the Example - Strong leadership is critical to an organizations success. Leaders need to be honest, trustworthy, respected, and good communicators (Montana & Mitchell, 2005, p. 83). Effective communication is necessary to eliminate confusion. Think how the receiver will interpret the message that you are saying or writing. Effective communication can only occur when the receiver of the message understands what the sender is intending to say. Anyone can manage but not everyone makes a good leader. “Leadership is a process by which a person influences others to accomplish an objective and directs the organization in a way that makes it more cohesive and coherent” (Clark, 2010, p....   [tags: Leadership ]
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Qualities of a Good Leader - ... If he truly cared for the lives of his knights he would have taught them what he knows. He equipped his men with the knowledge and know-how just as God equips us with knowledge and comfort to do His will. Being human Arthur has definitely made some mistakes and poor choices. One thing that led to his down fall was learning the ways of the world and obtaining wisdom and firmness too late. Arthur’s naiveness and optimism in the face of his wife’s betrayal with Lancelot showed his lack of confrontation....   [tags: leading by example]
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How the Example of Jesus Might Help Christians Facing Persecution Today - How the Example of Jesus Might Help Christians Facing Persecution Today The reason why Jesus is such a help to Christians facing persecution is because he sets the ultimate example through being the virtuous son of God by behaving in a manner that people could look up to. He was intensely persecuted but also a very controlled person. I am now going to analyze three of the stories in Mark's gospel which show that Jesus wanted to inspire and ease the pain of persecuted Christians or things he did that would set an example....   [tags: Papers] 696 words
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Taking The Castle of Otranto as your example, outline the main conventions - Taking The Castle of Otranto as your example, outline the main conventions of the Gothic novel, and show how your knowledge of Taking The Castle of Otranto as your example, outline the main conventions of the Gothic novel, and show how your knowledge of these conventions affects your reading of Northanger Abbey. Is Northanger Abbey most accurately described as parody of the Gothic genre, or is there a more complicated relationship going on. Gothic novels purport to revive old stories and beliefs, exploring personal, psychical encounters with the taboo (Williams, 2000)....   [tags: English Literature]
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The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock: A Good Example of Modernism - Modernism is a period which is both progressive and optimistic.The Modern period starts with the Renaissance for historians.It’s stem ‘’Modern’’, comes from the Latin which means ‘’current’’.It is a cultural movement which involves changes in art,architecture,music and literature: ‘’… the vast majority of attempts to offer alternative modes of representation in literature,music,painting,film and architecturefrom the middle of the 19th century to the middle of 20th century have been termed modernist’’(Childs 6) It is a period when traditional values start to change.This movement causes innovations in science,art,culture,ethics,philosophy and psychology.It intends to find new or hidden meani...   [tags: Moderist Poetry] 1067 words
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Defining Poetry by Example - Poetry is a form of writing that once followed strict, set rules. Over the centuries poetry has begun to evolve into new forms that stray away from these original rules. Every poet has his or her views on how poems should be written and what rules they should follow. In Ars Poetica the author conveys a set of rules through a series of personification. In the first line the author says that poems should be mute but able to be touched and felt. The poet also uses similes to get the point across to the reader....   [tags: literary analysis, poetica]
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