Your search returned over 400 essays for "chairman"
1  2  3  4  5    Next >>

The Ceo And Chairman Of World Wrestling

- Since the beginning of time, it can be proven that leadership has been of increasing necessity for most organisms, but especially for human beings. We have always gathered around a central person or group of people, who are given authority to help organize and govern us. Vincent Kennedy McMahon, born August 24th, 1945, is currently the CEO and Chairman of World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). It started in 1982 when he acquired CWC from his father and almost immediately began to ramp up expansion of the company....   [tags: World Wrestling Entertainment, Vince McMahon]

Better Essays
1679 words | (4.8 pages) | Preview

Chairman Mao's Cultural Revolution

- The Cultural Revolution has not only changed the characteristics of a few characters mentioned in the Red Scarf Girl. It has changed the whole China. This book made me intimately and shockingly aware of the revolution’s greatest evil-the power of indoctrination and the degradation of the human spirit. While people had to face hunger, boredom, and the ever-present threat of imprisonment and death, people living in this period did not give up. It is clearly portrayed by the writer’s decisions to hold the family together and never lost hope....   [tags: history of communist China]

Better Essays
1360 words | (3.9 pages) | Preview

Chairman Mao and Women's Rights in China

- There is no denying that the leadership of the Chinese Communist Party under Chairman Mao Zedong changed the course of the history of China and shaped the China the world sees today. The amount of lives, cultural traditions, and differing intellectual thoughts that were lost and destroyed as he strove to meet his goals for the country can never be recovered or replaced. However, it had been asserted that one of the more positive effects of Chairman Mao on the people of China was his somewhat radical opinion of woman....   [tags: History of Women's Rights in China]

Research Papers
2989 words | (8.5 pages) | Preview

Federal Reserve Chairman Ban Bernanke

- Employment General effects on employment Employment is the total numbers of people who are willing and able to work. As mentioned above, the healthcare inflation rate is fallen, which has positive effect to employment rate. Baicker and Chandra (2006) has done an experiment on the effects of changes in medical malpractice cost over time to companies that provide high health insurance premiums, and they found out 10 percent fall in health insurance premiums would increase 1.2 percent employment....   [tags: Health insurance, Health care, Employment]

Better Essays
1000 words | (2.9 pages) | Preview

The Leadership Skills Used By The Chairman, Martha Mugler

- B. Discuss the leadership skills used to facilitate the process of the group The Chairman, Martha Mugler, called the meeting to order. Students from Hampton City Schools presented the colors, the band played the National Anthem, and another student gave the invocation. This was definitely a festive opening that assisted with setting the climate for the meeting. The Board members were very pleased with the student’s progress and many took the opportunity to praise the students as well as the teachers....   [tags: Management, Board of directors, Group dynamics]

Better Essays
734 words | (2.1 pages) | Preview

Qualities Of The Director Or Chairman, And Commander Or Leader Qualities

- There is a difference between the qualities of the Director or Chairman, and Commander or leader qualities. Qualities of the Director are derived from self and society, and law. Where the leader traits are additionally required some personal talent and fungal foot, otherwise not required in Director. The capacity of creativity and flexibility with General conditions, and multiple sclerosis to walk into target and waive the General cause molecules to other, must be available on the leader, while the Director may not need it....   [tags: Leadership, Skill, Management]

Better Essays
965 words | (2.8 pages) | Preview

American Chairman Of The U.s. Joint Chiefs Of Staff

- It Takes a Small Step to Be Big Colin Powell life is really interesting because he was the first African American Chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff. The commencement speech Powell gives at Howard University show his willingness and determination to overcome challenges. Not letting his race put limitation on what he could or couldn’t do, it shows that anyone can do anything and be anyone in this nation. It also shows how times have changed from the past from African Americans being slaves to running president and doing great things....   [tags: African American, Race, Joint Chiefs of Staff]

Better Essays
767 words | (2.2 pages) | Preview

Richard M Schulze, The Founder And Chairman Of Best Buy Co.

- Background Information History In 1966, Richard M Schulze, the founder and chairman of Best Buy Co., established Sound of Music, Inc. in St. Paul Minnesota. Focusing on home and car stereo systems, Sound of Music, Inc. reached approximately $170,000 at the first-year sales. After four years, Schulze proceeded to expand his retail chain. However, in 1981, Schulze realized that there were limitations and not much of a foreseeable future in only selling audio components. Then, he expended his offerings to include appliances and VCRs....   [tags: Retailing, Online shopping, Shopping, Sales]

Better Essays
1038 words | (3 pages) | Preview

Samule Truett Cathy: Founding and Chairman Emeritus of Chic-Fil-A Inc.

- ... The corporate purpose of Chic-Fil-A is "To glorify God by being a faithful steward to all that is entrusted to us. To have a positive influence on all who come in contact with Chick-Fil-A." The blatant display of his desire to glorify the Lord is so admirable. It is obvious why employees seem to have no problem displaying a great attitude while serving you. Along with Chic-Fil-A restaurants being known as a pleasant environment with delicious food, served by polite and caring people, the Chic-Fil-A foundation is yet another example of Cathy’s selflessness and desire to help young people succeed....   [tags: contemporary Christian leader evaluation]

Strong Essays
952 words | (2.7 pages) | Preview

Scott McNealy: Chairman And CEO Of SUN Microsystems

- Scott McNealy, Chairman and CEO, co-founded Sun Microsystems in 1982. Since the founding of Sun, the company has become one of the world leaders in computing network solutions. Thru McNealy’s participative, charismatic and transformational leadership styles, Sun is sure to continue its hold in the industry. A charismatic leader is one who has a compelling vision or sense of purpose, and ability to communicate that vision in clear terms that followers can understand. They also demonstrate a consistency and focus in pursuit of the vision, and an understanding of his or her own strengths....   [tags: essays research papers]

Free Essays
361 words | (1 pages) | Preview

Samsung Electronic Company : A Brand Transformation Within Seven Years Under Leadership Of Chairman Kun Hee Lee

- Samsung Electronic Company (SEC) underwent a drastic brand transformation within seven years under leadership of Chairman Kun Hee Lee. Samsung transformed itself from a low cost OEM (original equipment manufacturer) to a market leader in design, R&D and brand marketing. This reincarnation involved a moving away from its traditional practices towards embracing Western business practices. There were multiple factors that contributed towards making Samsung a prominent home leader to a global brand like, • Investment Focus Shift from Manufacturing To Marketing and R&D: Samsung was a well established brand name in its home markets (Korea)....   [tags: Brand management, Advertising, Marketing]

Better Essays
791 words | (2.3 pages) | Preview

Discourse Analysis of Chairman Hyde's Speech Against President Clinton

- Discourse Analysis of Chairman Hyde's Speech Against President Clinton This discourse analysis attempts to answer several questions regarding Chairman Hyde's speech against the president. Firstly an attempt has been made to uncover some of the more prevalent themes and discourses in the hope that they will give some kind of enlightenment of American society and culture. Secondly, this analysis describes the many ways in which Chairman Hyde attempts to persuade his audience of his cause. The portrayed image of President Clinton is then focused on, and finally there is a discussion relating to the various social codes implied within Hyde's speech....   [tags: William Jefferson Clinton Essays]

Free Essays
1324 words | (3.8 pages) | Preview

Alan Greenspan's Term

- The article, "Greenspan gets another Fed term," in the New York Times discussed Alan Greenspan's success and failures during his term. The article was fairly easy reading. I found some statements to be quite amusing however, there were some issues discussed that was a little ambiguous. Reading this article, I learned that President Clinton nominated Alan Greenspan to a fourth term as chairman of the nation's central bank. I had no clue as to what the title of chairman of the nation's central bank did....   [tags: Chairman of the Federal Reserve of USA]

Good Essays
659 words | (1.9 pages) | Preview

The Quality Of Narrative Disclosure

- Introduction The company’s narrative disclosure is a direct way to let the management communicate with its shareholders and external stakeholders. Through assessing the information disclosed in the narrative disclosure, the performance, strategy and market position of the company can be evaluated by shareholders and external stakeholders. Therefore, it is important to guarantee the quality of narrative disclosure. However, the standard criterion of quality of narrative disclosure is very difficult and complicated to define as it depends on the purpose of users who assess those disclosures....   [tags: Board of directors, Management, FTSE 100 Index]

Better Essays
1363 words | (3.9 pages) | Preview

Communist State : A Country Is Governed By Only One Party

- Communist state is about a country is governed by only one party, and they use Marxism–Leninism as party 's guiding ideology. However, most countries do not use communist to descript themselves, they use Socialism instead of communist. According to the description by Barbara Demick’ book and the movie recorded by Daniel Gordon, I would say that the image of North Korea does not fit exactly my idea of what a communist society looks like; the same thing also happens to the People’s Republic of China....   [tags: People's Republic of China, Mao Zedong, Communism]

Better Essays
1160 words | (3.3 pages) | Preview

Wild Swans by Jun Chang

- Jung Chang is a Chinese-born British writer that is known for her award-winning book, Wild Swans. After having several jobs at a young age, Jung Chang became an English-language student, and an assistant lecturer at Sichuan University. In 1978, Chang left China for Britain, where the University of York awarded her a scholarship. At the university, she acquired a Ph.D. in linguistics in 1982. Interestingly, Chang was the first person from the People’s Republic of China to obtain a doctorate from a British university....   [tags: chinese-born british writer, english]

Strong Essays
1124 words | (3.2 pages) | Preview

The Emotion of Love

- The far-reaching effects of love are often underestimated. It is a powerful emotion that dictates other extreme emotions, and influences decisions, thoughts and actions. Women are constantly exposed to romantic love, and because of that, women crave love from men. Love causes women to do things they would normally never do. The experiences that come from acts of love also lead to other emotions of passion. This is evident in female literary characters. The women in literary works seek love. But, as they fall in love, other conflicts arise....   [tags: Literary Analysis ]

Term Papers
2565 words | (7.3 pages) | Preview

A Speech On Board Members

- Board Members Dan Braden, Jack Connolly, Lois Holczer, Beckett Horner, Present: Robert Lowe, Frank Noonan, Debra Swanson, Travis Walker, Frank Watkins, and Dave Wilson Via Phone: Barrie Damson Guests Present: Ashley Braden-Knowles, Martin County Guild Vice President; Father Yves Geffrard, and Sheriff Ken Mascara Staff Present: Caroline Beale, Jayna D’Arcangelo, Pam LaFountain, Putnam Moreman, and Paul Sexton 1. Call To Order • The Governing Board Chairman called the meeting to order at 8:30 a.m....   [tags: Board of directors, Corporate governance]

Better Essays
1179 words | (3.4 pages) | Preview

Policy Of The Committee On Nominating And Governance

- Policy Component Policy Name Governance Policy Policy The policy is about who will be leading the council and the 6 committees under the council as well as their main jobs in the council. The council will be lead by the chairman and 6 committees namely the committee on finance and planning, nomination and governance, organizational performance and outcomes, audit, oversight and ethics. The policy will be stating that the role of the chairman is to lead the organization to specific goal by determining if the organization is adequately reaching it’s needed outputs so as to reach it’s goals, and whether if the organization will need help from outside the organization....   [tags: Ethics, Organization, Management, Pink Floyd]

Better Essays
867 words | (2.5 pages) | Preview

Job Practice and Training Intern Kuwait Finance House in Bahrain

- CHAPTER 1 COMPANY BACKGROUND 1.1 HISTORY Kuwait Finance House – Bahrain it’s a %100 an Islamic bank that are leading to provide an Islamic and commercial investment banking services. Kuwait Finance House – Bahrain established in January 2002 and its wholly owned subsidiary of Kuwait Finance house - Kuwait . they are an industry leader for more than 30 years and with total assets of KD 3.915 Billions. While the total assets of KFH- Bahrain is BD 291 Million . also , they are specializes in conceptualizing the development and introduction of innovation , plus providing the sharia 'a compliant banking and investment products ....   [tags: Finance, Corporation]

Powerful Essays
2074 words | (5.9 pages) | Preview

House Chairm An Overview

- House Chairman – An Overview The House Chairman is responsible for seeing that house rules and regulations regarding the maintenance and use of the chapter facility are carried out, guaranteeing the facility is used wisely and is a safe haven for every member. The House Chairman maintains a positive relationship between the chapter, House Director and House Board. Role of the House Chairman: ➢ Oversee facility use and security. ➢ Formulate house rules with committee and instruct members on all regulations....   [tags: Management, Board of directors]

Better Essays
1788 words | (5.1 pages) | Preview

The Stanford Method of the Execution of Mayor Yin

- The story “The Execution of Mayor Yin” takes a perilous look at the dark side of the events that happened during the Cultural Revolution. Chairman Mao’s Red Guards were tasked with a cultural cleansing that left many people more confused at the roles they played in society than it reinforced the social class structure. The story tells of a young member of the Red Guard and the personal conflict he suffered during the cleansing of Hsingan, which lay to rest his uncle and possibly even a good friend....   [tags: cultural, revolution, social, stucture, evil]

Better Essays
935 words | (2.7 pages) | Preview

Analysis of Ji-Li Jiang´s The Red Scarf Girl

- ... Despite her academic achievements, she is held back by her poor class status. Ji-Li very much wants to become a Red Successor. A Red Successor is a student who will become a Red Guard in the future. (Red Guards were high school or college students that enforced laws and helped destroy the Four Olds). Because her grandfather was a landlord and her father is said to be a rightist (someone who disagrees with, or opposes the Communist Party), people started to humiliate Ji-Li at school, and they will not let her become what she wants to be- a Red Successor and a Liberation Army Dancer....   [tags: China, Communism, Self-Discovery]

Strong Essays
1089 words | (3.1 pages) | Preview

Taking a Look at WH Smith

- Looking at the financial statement of WH Smith, it can be seen that director's remuneration includes Basic Salary, Benefit, Bonus, Pension entitlements and Share option (WH Smith annual report, 2012). From 2009 until 2012, the profits of WH Smith shown consistent increases not only because of their successful business strategies, but also related to a good remuneration policy. From the remuneration report of WH Smith, it follows The UK Corporate Governance Code (2010) strictly and based on Companies Act 2006, the Large and Medium-Sized Companies and Group, because the remuneration committee received advice from some professional firms and establishes the remuneration policy with several regu...   [tags: remuneration analysis]

Term Papers
2114 words | (6 pages) | Preview

Why I Am a Groupthink Liar

- Probably because of my own experience, I somewhat believe that adolescent life transforms people to behave more ‘mature’ by unconsciously gaining the consciousness of groupthink, the kind of lying which is unpremissible but always unavoidable with the proviso “under certain circumstances”. 1 year ago, I went to a school in Beijing as an exchange student. I was invited to vote for the way of class committee members’ selection in a freshman class, the teacher told me it was the first time they did so....   [tags: censoring my own ideas, personal reflection]

Better Essays
703 words | (2 pages) | Preview

U.S. Monetary Policy and What the Federal Reserve

- U.S. Monetary Policy and What the Federal Reserve does. According to the Congressional Budget Office monetary policy is, “The strategy of influencing movements of the money supply and interest rates to affect output and inflation. An "easy" monetary policy suggests faster growth of the money supply and initially lower short-term interest rates in an attempt to increase aggregate demand, but it may lead to a higher rate of inflation. A "tight" monetary policy suggests slower growth of the money supply and higher interest rates in the near term in an attempt to reduce inflationary pressure by lowering aggregate demand.” In the United States it is the Federal Reserve System...   [tags: essays research papers]

Free Essays
451 words | (1.3 pages) | Preview

Shelby County, Alabam Local Government

- Shelby County, Alabama: Local Government Shelby County, Alabama was named after the former Kentucky Governor and Revolutionary War hero, Isaac Shelby, in 1820 (Seales, 2015). Shelby County is a quaint area that stretches over 808.8 square miles, with roughly 68% of the total area considered to be unincorporated (Dudchock, 2014). Shelby County has 17 municipalities that partner with the county to provide public services to county residents. The County 's annual budget is formulated and approved by the nine elected County Commissioners (Accounts, 2014)....   [tags: Waste management, Waste, Recycling]

Better Essays
1181 words | (3.4 pages) | Preview

All about Jim Walton

- All about Jim Walton Jim Walton is a 65 year old billionaire who is very successful. He was born on June 7, 1948 in Newport, Arkansas. His occupation is Chairman of Arvest Bank and he is mostly known for his Walton family fortune. His Net worth is $26.7 billion since 2013. Walton is married to Lynne McNabb Walton and he has 4 children with his wife. Jim Walton is the youngest son of Sam Walton and Helen Walton. Sam Walton is the founder of Wal-Mart. The first Wal-Mart opened on July 2, 1962 in Rogers, Arkansas....   [tags: biographical and socioeconomic analysis]

Strong Essays
1014 words | (2.9 pages) | Preview

I Attended An Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting At Grace Church

- I attended an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting at Grace Church in Norton. I had actually been to this church during high school with a friend. This church is very open and welcoming. They host several 12 step meetings such as Narcotics Anonymous, Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon. On Tuesday nights the group is called A Way Out. It is an open forum. They also have a Big Book night on Sundays where they read from The Big Book of AA. There were 10 people there including me and the chairman. There were 4 women, including myself and 6 men....   [tags: Alcoholics Anonymous, Alcoholism, Alcohol abuse]

Better Essays
1318 words | (3.8 pages) | Preview

Funding For Major Elementary And Secondary Education Programs

- If money were the solution to the problems in America’s schools, those problems would have been solved long ago. But money isn’t the solution. (Chairman John Boehner, 2005) While spending increased in the 1980s and 1990s, achievement remained flat. Clearly, resources and effort are not lacking as educators around the nation work to improve student achievement. No Child Left Behind, calls for states, districts, and schools to be accountable for federal dollars spent on education. NCLB creates a culture of accountability, requiring schools to reassess what they are doing to raise achievement of all students and support teaching and learning....   [tags: Teacher, Education, Standardized test, School]

Better Essays
1199 words | (3.4 pages) | Preview

Mao Zedong And Its Influence On Society

- Chairman Mao Zedong was idolized in the eyes of his subjects. He was placed upon a pedestal and his word was taken to heart and published into the book Quotations from Chairman Mao. Mao was thought to have created a personality cult. This occurs through the use of mass media and propaganda to create a heroic/idealized image. This image is presented with a plethora of flattery and, in some cases, worshiped. The personality cult created surrounding Chairman Mao ensured that his beliefs would preserve long after his death....   [tags: Mao Zedong, People's Republic of China]

Strong Essays
1378 words | (3.9 pages) | Preview

Corporate Governance Practices Be Given Statutory Backing

- Introduction Corporate governance is a system that ensure companies to be directed and controlled (Cadbury 1992). Among all segments of the corporate governance, boards of directors are quiet essential, because the board have the obligation to governance the whole company and draw up long-term scheme to make it success (ppt wk1 pg21). As for the Corporate Governance Code (CG code), it was first reported in UK, which aimed to regulate the conduct of directors and investors (ppt wk2 pg20). Instead of being adopted as statutory rules for listing on stock exchange market, the CG code only can be regarded as a guidance for corporates, which lacks of statutory backing (Should the Hong Kong Code o...   [tags: Corporate governance, Board of directors]

Better Essays
1768 words | (5.1 pages) | Preview

Analysis Of 3m 's Board Of Directors

- Of all the pathways to growth, investing in our people is most important”. 3M considers, if their employees will grow that will unlock their energy and activities which are important for customers, this lead to company growth. Apparently, 3M 's first chairman of the board, William L. McKnight, was a unique leader and 3M has had remarkable leaders at all levels of the company ever since. 3M corporate governance rules describe how to organize business on a daily basis, which conducts permanent growth....   [tags: Management, Corporate governance]

Better Essays
1229 words | (3.5 pages) | Preview

The Uk Corporate Governance Code 2010

- “As a UK listed company, Aviva seeks to comply with the UK Corporate Governance Code 2010 (the Code). An amended version of the Code was issued in September 2012 which is applicable to companies with a UK premium listing with financial years beginning on or after 1 October 2012; the Company will report on its compliance with the 2012 version of the Code in its 2013 Annual Report and Accounts”. (Aviva online) Board the Company has been compliant all over the accounting period with the related provisions of the Code apart from: One of the provisions states that the chairman and chief executive should not be performed by the same person....   [tags: Internal control, Auditing, Internal audit, Audit]

Better Essays
711 words | (2 pages) | Preview

Case Review

- Case Review Situation Analysis From our analysis, we were able to discover causes to the previous stated problems in the Parma plant. The causes of the problems appeared to be: 1) Lack of Communication 2) Conflict 3) Ill Decision Making 4) Organizational Change 5) Job Design Communication is the process of sending and receiving messages with attached meanings. It appeared the new Shop Chairman did communicate effectively with Bill Marsh, Bob Lintz, or the salaried employees. The employees faced rumors of being closed, but specific plant closing details were not communicated to the employees....   [tags: Essays Papers]

Free Essays
333 words | (1 pages) | Preview

Corporate Innovation – Comcast Corporation

- Comcast Corporation is a public company traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CMCSA), founded and controlled by the Roberts family of Philadelphia. The company was founded by Ralph Roberts, now the chairman emeritus, Julian Brodsky, formerly the chief financial officer, and Daniel Aaron, deceased, formerly the vice chairman and chief operating officer, by acquiring in 1963 what was then known as a community antenna television (CATV) system in Tupelo, Mississippi (Kirkpatrick, 2003). Today Comcast is the largest cable television and broadcasting company in the world following the 2002 acquisition of AT&T Broadband (formerly Tele-Communications, Inc.), and the 2011 acquisition of NBCUn...   [tags: business practices, big business]

Powerful Essays
2537 words | (7.2 pages) | Preview

Corporate Governance Arrangement for G4S

- 1 Executive Summary This report is going to examine the corporate governance arrangements for G4S, one of the FTSE 100 companies. In this report, research and evaluate of the corporate governance arrangements for G4S will be done by analysing how G4S complies with the UK Corporate Governance Code (‘the Code’) in five main sections of the Code, namely Leadership, Effectiveness, Accountability, Remuneration and Relations with shareholders. At the end of this report, recommendations will be made include the problem of staff diversity, risk management, relations with shareholders and the appointment on board directors....   [tags: leadership effectiveness, accountability]

Term Papers
1949 words | (5.6 pages) | Preview

Case Study : Bombardier Inc.

- Bombardier Inc. is a Canadian based manufacturing company of planes and trains. The company’s head office is located in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Aerospace Industries Association of Canada, 2014) The table below shows all the various locations of offices for company around the world. Aerospace Transportation Aerospace and Transportation Australia Brazil Finland Germany India Israel Japan Mexico Morocco United Arab Emirates Austria Belgium China Czech Republic Denmark France Greece Hungary Malaysia Mauritius Norway Philippines Poland Portugal Romania South Korea Spain Sweden Taiwan Thailand Canada Netherlands Russia Singapore South Africa United Kingdom United States Bombardier Inc....   [tags: Board of directors, Corporate governance]

Better Essays
1891 words | (5.4 pages) | Preview

Ratan Tat An Indian Entrepreneur

- Introduction Ratan Tata was the chairman of Tata group and is an Indian businessman and currently the chairman Emeritus of Tata sons.As he stepped down from being the chairman of the 100 billion worth Tata conglomerate ,the team will sure feel his absence,but even the citizens of India will have a reason to miss his retirement.That was the type of a man,Ratan Tata was, not only looking for ways to upgrade and thrive his business but also on the best interest of his environment and surroundings.An economist once wrote, ‘by standing out against graph so publicly and consistently,Mr.Tata was ahead of his time.’ For instance,an episode in which the Tatas were in a conflict and took tough deci...   [tags: Tata Group, Tata Motors, Mumbai, Tetley]

Better Essays
777 words | (2.2 pages) | Preview

Bernanke on Bernanke

- In a recent article in Bloomberg, reporter Jeannine Aversa gives some history and advice for Ben Bernanke, Fed Chief from Ben Bernanke the scholar. Ben's advice in a nutshell. "Be bold." Ben Bernanke began his 4 year appointment as Fed Chairman and 14 year term on the Federal Reserve Bank's Board of Governors February 1, 2006 by President George H.W. Bush. He was appointed to a second term as the Chairman on February 1, 2010 by President Barack Obama. Dr. Bernanke received his B.A. in economics from Harvard in 1975 and a Ph.D....   [tags: Economics]

Powerful Essays
1413 words | (4 pages) | Preview

The Side-Effect Effect

- ... The imbalance in people’s willingness to praise and blame, he thinks, is correlated with the imbalance of in people’s application of the concept of intentionality. People are more willing to say a side effect occurred intentionally when they interpret that side effect as bad than they are when that side effect is good. Uttich and Lombrozo also studied the side-effect effect, but explained it differently than Knobe did. They said that the side-effect effect, the differences in ascribed mental states and traits pertaining to intentionality of an action, is due to the side effect’s norm status as opposed to moral status....   [tags: psychology, Uttich and Lombrozo perspective]

Better Essays
1123 words | (3.2 pages) | Preview

Legitimacy in Public Affairs

- ... Providing not only plenteous profits and subsistence for clients or public, but also delivering with a revenue with sufficient for the public service. When it comes to the legitimacy the which according to Suchman (1991) is the comprehensive observation and hypothesis that the actions of an entity are desirable, proper, or appropriate coming within society values and customs and philosophy. When organisation start operating the set standards for society and communities to continue their operation....   [tags: cooperative industries, porn, gay]

Better Essays
989 words | (2.8 pages) | Preview

The Obama Fiscal Challenges

- During president Obama’s first term presidency, he created the bipartisan national commission on the fiscal responsibility and reform to address out nations fiscal challenges. The duty of the commission is to identify policies that will improve the fiscal situation in short term and sustaining it over long run. The commission is designed to balance the budget issue, including changes to the growth of entitlement spending and the gap between the projected revenues and expenditures of the United States government....   [tags: budget, spending, revenue]

Better Essays
920 words | (2.6 pages) | Preview

Merrill A. Miller Jr.

- Merrill A. “Pete” Miller Jr. is second member of the audit committee with five years of experience on Chesapeake’s Board of Directors. His education stemmed from U.S. Military Academy at West Point where he got his degree in Applied Science and Engineering. After serving five years in the United States Army, he went back to school and attained his MBA from Harvard Business School in 1980. Since that time, Mr. Miller has had various executive positions in drilling companies that work with oil and gas wells....   [tags: Management, Corporate governance]

Better Essays
757 words | (2.2 pages) | Preview

Review of William Greider's The Choice of Wall Street

- Review of William Greider's The Choice of Wall Street “The Choice of Wall Street,” is the title of the first chapter in William Greider’s 1987 book, “Secrets of The Temple: How the Federal Reserve Runs the Country.” This chapter is basically the story of how and why Paul Volcker was chosen to be the new Federal Reserve Chairman. It all started in 1979 when President Jimmy Carter took a trip to Camp David with his most trusted advisers, the purpose of which was to decide on the course of action that needed to be taken to regain popular support so that he had a chance to win the upcoming Presidential election....   [tags: William Greider Inflation Economics Essays]

Strong Essays
1163 words | (3.3 pages) | Preview

Corporate Governance and Separating the Board Chairperson from the Chief Executive Officer

- Corporate Governance and Separating the Board Chairperson from the Chief Executive Officer Numerous reports on corporate governance have emphasised the desirability of increasing the number of outside directors on boards. An equally important and related issue is a growing insistence that the role of chairman and chief executive should be separate, though on this issue there is less unanimity in the U.S. than in other countries. Choosing the right Chief Executive officer is the key task for the board of directors....   [tags: Papers]

Better Essays
1576 words | (4.5 pages) | Preview

Ohio Senators

- Ohio Senators Ohio, as does every other state in the U.S., has two senators. These two senators are Mike DeWine and George V. Voinovich. In the following, I will try to give some background and political information on thses fine gentalmen. Let's first begin with DeWine, shall we. Mike DeWine was born on January 5, 1947 in the town of Springfield, Ohio. He is a graduate of Yellow Springs High School and a college graduate He has also recieved many awards over the years including: Donald Santarelli Award for Public Policy for writing the Child Victims' Bill of Rights, presented by the National Organization of Victim Assistance....   [tags: Papers]

Good Essays
777 words | (2.2 pages) | Preview

Abuse of Power in George Orwell's 1984 and Under the Rule of Mao Zedong

- Government systems are an essential role in maintaining a social environment, but enormous power from the elite can debilitate the majority population to a substandard way of living. Abuse of power is seen in George Orwell’s political fiction 1984 as well as in the Communist Party of China under chairman Mao Zedong. Both of these government systems use their superiority to control one’s way of living, whether it be a destiny of squalor or utter submissiveness. The main tactics shared between the Party and chairman Mao are their use of targeting children to fight for them, destruction of information that could lead society to an unwanted way of thinking, and forced unification of the populati...   [tags: government, control, nationalism]

Powerful Essays
1724 words | (4.9 pages) | Preview

United States v. Microsoft Corporation: Microsoft’s Abusive Practices Towards Becoming a Monopoly

- History of the Microsoft Corporation The Microsoft Corporation American is a multinational corporation that is based in Redmond, Washington, that specializes in developing, manufacturing, licensing, supporting and selling software for computers. It is probably best known for producing software such as the Microsoft Windows line of operating systems and it web browser Internet Explorer. Its leading hardware products include the line of Xbox gaming consoles. Microsoft is currently the largest software maker in the world in terms of revenue and for this reason it is also one of the most valuable companies in the world....   [tags: operating system, unfair practices]

Better Essays
3831 words | (10.9 pages) | Preview

Nike : The Apparel Powerhouse Of The 21st Century

- Nike Case Study The apparel powerhouse of the 21st century, and the market leader in athletics, it is no question that business has been booming for Nike. Nike has a massive artillery of recognizable catchphrases and a pair of logos that sum up the brand under one great roof to leave no question on their impact on society. Considering the massive growth that Nike has continued to follow over the last five years their revenue had increased 10%, and $1,775 million just in the last year (Nike Financials 2016)....   [tags: Brand, Brand management, Nike, Inc.]

Better Essays
1119 words | (3.2 pages) | Preview

In GOP We Trust by James Evan Duffy

- October 25, 2013, at the age of 81, Mr. James Evan Duffy entered into eternal rest. Duffy was a native of the great state of New York, where he graduated from White Plains, NY, High School and was a Veteran of the Korean War obtaining the rank of First Lieutenant. He later became a graduate of Clemson College in 1954 where he was secretary of his class, historian of the Senior Platoon military organization, Chair of the Calhoun Lecture Series, Board Member of the College of Humanities and a member of the Platoon Color Guard....   [tags: republican party, feelings, members]

Better Essays
880 words | (2.5 pages) | Preview

Communism And Starvation During 20th Century China

- From the spoon of Chairman Mao: communism and starvation in twentieth century China, by Colvin Null 1. The Famines of Chairman Mao In the late 1940’s, China was devastated and bankrupt from the inner conflicts and civil war they were having in their country. The people of China were desperate for a new system of government because their current government was not getting the job done, but little did China know what they were about to have to go through with a communist style government. The Chinese people hope the new government would bring peace and prosperity to the country....   [tags: Mao Zedong, Deng Xiaoping, Communism]

Strong Essays
1934 words | (5.5 pages) | Preview

CEO of Chrysler: Sergio Marchionne

- In 2009 when Sergio Marchionne took over one of the Chrysler plants had around 200 workers and by the end of the summer over 4500 people were employed; at that location alone. During his 60 minute interview Mr. Marchionne gives a lot of acknowledgement to his employees crediting them for the successful turnaround in the company. This shows us that he is the type of leader who would motivate through the positive reinforcement theory because his positivity in the comments to his employees shows that he isn’t taking full credit for all the work that was done and the success that has happened....   [tags: leader type, company development]

Better Essays
685 words | (2 pages) | Preview

The Annual Report: Sears Holding Corporation

- Sears Holding Corporation is a publicly traded company, which is the parent to such brands as Sears, Kenmore, Kmart, Land’s End and Die Hard (Sears Holdings Corporation, 2011). I selected Sears for this paper because it is a large U.S. based retailer, and I wanted to analyze communications from a company that may have had a difficult year. Any publicly traded company that either misses Wall Street analysts’ expectations, the company’s own publicized guidance, or has a drop in year over year performance is going to have to take an extra effort in their communications regarding annual results....   [tags: Business Analysis ]

Better Essays
1153 words | (3.3 pages) | Preview

The Impact of China's One-Child Policy

- The Chinese population has been growing since the beginning of Chinese civilization, but never as rapidly as when the People’s Republic of China was formed. Mao Zedong believed that expanding the population would lead to a spur in economic growth. The People’s Republic of China provided improved sanitation and medicine, which helped facilitate the growth of the Chinese population. The encouragement of population growth was soon ended after both the Great Leap Forward and the Cultural Revolution because China was unable to support such a large expansion of the population....   [tags: China's One-Child Policy]

Research Papers
2181 words | (6.2 pages) | Preview

UK Athletics, based in Birmingham England

- ... The athletes UK athletics believe can win medals in the most upcoming championships are given the most funding and are placed in a group called ‘World Class Podium’. The athletes they believe can challenge for medals in the future do receive less funding but in the next phase of funding in four years’ time it is hoped they will develop enough and receive ‘World Class Podium’ funding, but for the moment they receive ‘World Class Development’ funding. With regard to funding UK athletics receive from The Exchequer; this is received annually with in some instances two payments....   [tags: sports, united kingdom, ireland]

Term Papers
1825 words | (5.2 pages) | Preview

How Muharraq Co-operative Society Develops Communities

- ... 1.5 SERVICES OFFERED 1) The sale of consumer products it's better because the price suppose to be cheaper than other places. 2) A petrol station in Muharraq in which the members and non-members can use. 3) Rented shops that are important to the citizens like supermarket , fruit shop , barber , bakery ,tailor , fish shop and laundry . 1.6 ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE Muharraq consumer co-operative society organizational structure is 1.7 FUNCTIONS OF THE OFFICERS Mahmoud Mohamed seyadi Chairman of the Board -Responsible for the General Assembly and Board of Directors....   [tags: volunteers, nonprofit, benefits]

Powerful Essays
1747 words | (5 pages) | Preview

Complexities of the U.S. Financial System

- Complexities of the U.S. Financial System The U.S. financial markets play a big role in the economy. If no one is investing in businesses, they cannot start up, or grow larger to meet the needs of the country or nation. The economy is directly impacted by the amount of stocks bought and sold each day. Before the U.S. stock market crashed in 1929, it was booming. Americans had invested so much money in France that when their economy rose, so did the U.S. It collapsed because Americans pulled their money out of France and put it in U.S....   [tags: central bank, businesses]

Better Essays
662 words | (1.9 pages) | Preview

Red Scarf Girl, by Ji-Li lang

- Red Scarf Girl by Ji-Li Jiang is an inspiring true story about a young girl who is forced to make an agonizing decision of country versus family. In her story of joy, sorrow, lament, resentment, and countless other perplexing experiences, she must decide whether she is her family's child or Chairman Mao's. In Red Scarf Girl, Ji-li is faced with the heart-breaking decision of her future, and finally after years of confounding peer and family pressure, she resolves to love her family. Throughout the book she is a zealous supporter of Mao, though is constantly running into contradicting encounters in the beginning, middle, and end....   [tags: literary analysis, conflicts]

Better Essays
788 words | (2.3 pages) | Preview

Swot Analysis Of Green Mountain Coffee

- Keurig Green Mountain in many ways has delivered on all of key goals and priorities. Green Mountain Coffee (GMC) has welcomed a significant number of new brands into the Keurig® family; launched the Keurig® 2.0 system and accelerated new product innovation; implemented continuous productivity and efficiency enhancements throughout the company’s operations; and began the process of globalizing the Company with the launch in the U.K. At the same time, we generated significant value for shareholders by investing behind organic growth and returning nearly $1.2 billion to shareholders via dividends and share repurchases....   [tags: Financial statements, Balance sheet]

Better Essays
1419 words | (4.1 pages) | Preview

A Summary On -mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani

- MUKESH AMBANI "Essentially, whoever is successful, whoever is going to do things that make a difference, is going to be talked about." -Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani is an Indian business Tycoon and the chairman of largest share partner by holding 44.7% in reliance Industrial limited, the second most valuable company in the India. He is the senior child generally Dhirubhai Ambani.In the year 2014 he was ranked at 36th position among the most powerful and rich people. In the year 2016, he was entitled with India 's Richest person on the forbes list....   [tags: Reliance Industries, Dhirubhai Ambani]

Better Essays
702 words | (2 pages) | Preview

Mao Zedong : A Bright Red

- The lithograph We Rely on the Helmsman to Sail the Sea; To Undertake Revolution We Rely on the Thoughts of Mao Zedong (1968) illustrates Mao Zedong, the Chairman of the People’s Republic of China, standing before what is a rough representation of the country of China. Most of the painting is a bright red, with chinese characters beneath the work. The piece is three separate pieces placed together with Mao in the center. In We Rely on the Helmsman to Sail the Sea: To Undertake Revolution; We Rely on the Thoughts of Mao Zedong, the strong presence of the government on the country is seen through both the placement and colors used, as well as the title and Chinese phrase written beneath the wor...   [tags: People's Republic of China, China, Mao Zedong]

Better Essays
796 words | (2.3 pages) | Preview

Case Study : Trump Choses Rep

- Trump Choses Rep. Tom Price to Lead Department of HHS President-elect Donald Trump has selected Rep. Tom Price of Georgia, a strong critic of President Barack Obama’s sweeping health care law Obamacare, as his pick for Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to help with his campaign promised of vowing to repeal and replace Obamacare. “Chairman Price has earned a reputation for being a tireless problem solver and the go-to expert on healthcare policy, making him the ideal choice to serve in this capacity,” Trump said in a statement announcement....   [tags: Barack Obama, Democratic Party, Health care]

Better Essays
764 words | (2.2 pages) | Preview

The Army's Talking Points Controversy

- The Crusader’s Background The Army focused on building the XM 2001 Crusader self-propelled howitzer from 1987 to 2002 in order to enhance its self-propelled 155mm artillery capabilities (Bruner & Bowman, 2002, p. 1). Since the Crusader was developed starting in the late 1980s, the system was intended to combat the firepower of the Soviet Union’s artillery. Among the tasks the weapons system would have fulfilled were “direct-fire maneuver forces, such as tanks and infantry, with immediate, heavy, indirect fires from a distance” (Bruner & Bowman, 2002, p....   [tags: Donald Rumsfeld ]

Powerful Essays
3300 words | (9.4 pages) | Preview

Steve Jobs And Bill Gates

- I have picked Steve Jobs and Bill Gates as my choice for the cultural icons. They are well known for the companies they have founded and are very popular in today’s day in age. They are both united into making well-built and magnificent products that are under their business known as Apple and Microsoft. They do have their differences on who makes the better computer or other product, fighting for which is better. Both of them have their popularity, and have their importance in this society, giving hope to young entrepreneurs into starting their own business and they, as well as their team, push technology into a whole new level....   [tags: Steve Jobs, Apple Inc., Bill Gates, Microsoft]

Better Essays
858 words | (2.5 pages) | Preview

Enron And The Enron Scandal

- Enron Corporation was an American commodities, energy, and services company that was based out of Houston, Texas. This corporation was founded in 1985, resulting from the merger between InterNorth and Houston Natural Gas, these were both moderately small businesses in the United States. Before Enron’s bankruptcy on December 2, 2001, it had nearly 20,000 employees and was one of the global leaders in the communications, electricity, natural gas, and pulp and paper market, with declared earnings of approximately $101 billion during 2000....   [tags: Enron, Jeffrey Skilling, Kenneth Lay]

Better Essays
791 words | (2.3 pages) | Preview

The Scandal Of Enron Corporation

- The Scandal of Enron Corporation Enron Corporation was an American commodities, energy, and services company that was based out of Houston, Texas. This corporation was founded in 1985, resulting from the merger between InterNorth and Houston Natural Gas, these were both moderately small businesses in the United States. Before Enron’s bankruptcy on December 2, 2001, it had nearly 20,000 employees and was one of the global leaders in the communications, electricity, natural gas, and pulp and paper market, with declared earnings of approximately $101 billion during 2000....   [tags: Enron, Arthur Andersen, Jeffrey Skilling]

Better Essays
1450 words | (4.1 pages) | Preview

Exemplary Leader: Indra Nooyi

- Exemplary Leader: Indra Nooyi The foundation for developing an effective diversity management program relies on leadership commitment and the CEO should communicate the organization’s position on diversity management and his or her sincere belief in the importance of diversity (Cañas & Sondak, 2010). Indra Nooyi, the current Chairman and CEO of PepsiCo, is a leader who demonstrates a strong passion for managing diversity. In this paper I will be discussing Indra Nooyi’s personal and professional background, the status of diversity within PepsiCo before her role as CEO, the leadership philosophy on managing diversity Indra Nooyi has taken, the strategies she has used to implement diversity ma...   [tags: Business]

Term Papers
1893 words | (5.4 pages) | Preview

The Kenya Meteorological Society

- WELCOME TO KENYA METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY The Kenya Meteorological Society (KMS) was registered in 1987, as a non-profit making professional/scientific society, in a bid to promote the understanding of meteorology and its applications, among other functions, in Kenya and beyond. During its short span of existence, the Society has undertaken its duties with dedication. The Society is set to attain its goals by facilitating communication of important findings, which contribute towards the advancement of meteorological knowledge to Kenyans and the global community at large....   [tags: Mission, Values, Members]

Good Essays
712 words | (2 pages) | Preview

Organizational Technology Plan : Johnson and Johnson

- Organizational Technology Plan : Johnson and Johnson Introduction Johnson and Johnson, the world's most comprehensive and broadly based manufacturer of health care products is on the forefront of innovation in the health care supplier industry, consumer services, pharmaceutical, medical devices and diagnostics markets. Johnson and Johnson employs over a hundred thousand resources worldwide in over 54 countries. Johnson and Johnson has created innovate new solutions to age-old problems along with being providing a means by which new health-related issues can be prevented....   [tags: Business Management Analysis ]

Strong Essays
1682 words | (4.8 pages) | Preview

The Theory And Concepts Of Organizational Behavior

- The theories and concepts of organizational behavior can be applied to many work situations, to show this clips were taken from a variety of work settings. The first clip is a comedy sketch called The Expert and is a classic corporate office setting. In The Expert, different professional backgrounds create a heterogenous group, causing ineffective communication and problem solving. The second clip is from the movie Star Trek Into Darkness, it represents a military setting and shows how a leader or manager’s lack of consideration for his employees, and only considering their own needs, jeopardizes the efficiency and effectiveness of a work group....   [tags: Decision making, Decision theory, Risk]

Better Essays
1552 words | (4.4 pages) | Preview

The Federal Reserve

- To understand the purpose and role of the Federal Reserve System, we must first know the origin of the central bank of the United States. On December 23, 1913 President Woodrow Wilson signed The Federal Reserve Act. The primary purpose of the act was to make sure that a supply of money and credit would be available in the United States to meet banking demands by establishing Federal Reserve Banks which would hold the responsibility of supporting the credit structure during periods of financial strain....   [tags: Economics]

Term Papers
2066 words | (5.9 pages) | Preview

The Premier League

- The numbers involved in The Premier League (PL) are impressive and the season once again demonstrated power of this industry, such as 13.6m supporters attending games, allowing the previous record of attendances to be beaten, with a 95,3% of stadium occupancy. “The Premier League has known the world over.... for its passion... as the atmosphere in the grounds... I will miss all of it” , said by Alex Ferguson. It was a season of innovation with the approval of Goal-Line Technology and the season of the implementation of Elite Player Performance Plan (EPPP) and the inaugural season of the U-21 and U-18 PL....   [tags: EPPP, U-21 Creation]

Term Papers
2114 words | (6 pages) | Preview

The Case Starts Off With Jack Wright Asking John Rock What Mega Corporation 's Process

- The case starts off with Jack Wright asking John Rock what Mega Corporation’s process was for selecting him to be on the board of directors. John’s answer was the first of many red flags that I will discuss throughout this case. John begins by telling Jack the names of those who are on Mega’s Governance and Nominations Committee. The members are Sam Bigger (chairman), John Rock (CEO), Bill Monday (general counsel), and Sally Moses. The NYSE requires that the committee be composed of independent directors, which means they can’t own shares in the company....   [tags: Corporate governance, Board of directors]

Better Essays
939 words | (2.7 pages) | Preview

Applying the Kotter Eight Step Change Model to New England Wire and Cable

- Companies are not unlike species, they must both change with the current environment or risk becoming extinct. Charles Darwin succinctly states this idea, “It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent but the one most responsive to change.”1 In the case study, “Other People’s Money,” in the scene presented there is a proxy vote going to take place by the shareholders of the New England Wire and Cable (NWC) Company. But, before the votes are casted both the Chairman of the Board and patriarch Andrew "Jorgy" Jorgenson and the potential majority shareholder Lawrence "Larry the Liquidator" Garfield are afforded the opportunity to deliver speeches to the body of...   [tags: New England Wire and Cable]

Term Papers
1921 words | (5.5 pages) | Preview

Strategies Employed by Organisations in the Contemporary Business Environment and Their Strategic Fit.

- 1. Problem statement Businesses in the contemporary business environment employ different strategies in their efforts to achieve strategic fit. This is true for businesses all over the world, including in Southern Africa. Do businesses in South Africa, particularly in the very competitive apparel retail and heavy construction industries, gather and utilize their different resources, whether human capital, technology, information or money, to address their obstacles strategically and ultimately achieve strategic fit....   [tags: business processes, research design]

Better Essays
871 words | (2.5 pages) | Preview

The Financial System : America Is The Driving Force Of The World Economy

- The Financial System in America is The Driving Force of The World’s Economy America’s financial market is the largest in the world, our dollar stands as a bench mark that all other currencies can be compared to. The economic draw that America has gathered over the years has created an economy so pivotal to the world economy that investors from all over depend on knowing every move that the Fed makes. This responsibility weighs heavily and effects nearly every person dependent on today’s economic standings....   [tags: Monetary policy, Central bank]

Better Essays
1173 words | (3.4 pages) | Preview

Leadership Is The Capacity For The Achievement Of A Common Goal

- Leadership is not concerned with the position in the management of the company or the at what level you are working. A general thinking is that the most senior in the management of any company becomes the leader of that company. They are just that, senior executives. It is not connected with any pay grades or the level of seniority you have in the organization. Peter Drucker: “The only definition of a leader is someone who has followers.” Warren Bennis: “Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality.” Bill Gates: “As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.” John Maxwell: “Leadership is influence – nothing more, nothing less.” So what is...   [tags: Mukesh Ambani, Dhirubhai Ambani]

Strong Essays
3132 words | (8.9 pages) | Preview

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders by Allen Frances

- ... Differences with other sources What makes Saving Normal different from other books with the same subject is that Allen Frances is a psychiatrist who has worked on the accomplishment of the DSM-III and was chairman of the DSM-IV Task Force. Hereby has Frances a lot of experience with and knowledge about the DSM. But he also has a lot of knowledge and experience with psychiatry and psychology in practice. Because Frances has worked on the accomplishment of the previous DSMs you would expect that he would be a great proponent of the DSM-5....   [tags: mental disorers, big pharma]

Term Papers
1573 words | (4.5 pages) | Preview

William Edward Burghardt Dubois : An American Civil Rights Activist

- William Edward Burghardt Dubois (February 23, 1868 - August 27, 1963) is remembered as an American civil rights activist, leader, Pan-Africanist, sociologist, educator, historian, writer, editor, poet, and scholar. Born in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, he was the son of Alfred DuBois and Mary Silvina Burghardt; Dubois was raised in a small, predominantly white town. When he was two his father deserted the family and despite their financial difficulties, he succeeded in school. As an adolescent Dubois realized his calling when a white girl refused a visiting card from him because he was an African American....   [tags: W. E. B. Du Bois, African American, Black people]

Strong Essays
1013 words | (2.9 pages) | Preview

These results are sorted by most relevant first (ranked search). You may also sort these by color rating or essay length.

Your search returned over 400 essays for "chairman"
1  2  3  4  5    Next >>