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Marketing Fictional Product

- 1. Executive Summary 2. Situation Analysis 2.1 The Product 2.2 Pricing and Placement 2.3 Product Diagram 2.4 Product Content/Software 3. The Market 3.1 Competition 3.2 SWOT analysis/implications 4. Objectives and Strategy 5. Action Plans 5.1 Advertising 5.2 Execution EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Hyperdyne is an established in 1995 the company has flourished into a 1 billion dollar a year company The Hyperdyne Lige' will take a new place in the arena of mobile gaming. The console will be offered in one model - the Lige' Lite for $199....   [tags: Business Case Study]

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Meeting a girl in Italy: A Fictional Story

- Ti Amo I was so excited. The day I’ve waited for, it was June 25th and I was finally leaving for my much anticipated trip to Italy. I’ve always wanted to go to Italy and go see everything it has to offer. It was a long flight so I decided to watch the excellent airline movie, then listen to some of the latest musical hits and read the great instructions on what to do in case of an emergency. Travelling to Italy was only one of the many things I wanted to do after I finished high school. Last year I spent most of my summer in Cancun, and the year before that I spent it in Australia where I got to meet many of my father’s relatives....   [tags: essays research papers]

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The Return - The Animal in the Cage

- The Return The Animal In The Cage Hell, what a place to be. A place with the sweet sound of hundreds of thousands of people screaming in agony, as my children torture their helpless souls. This is my home. This is my paradise. And I'm locked up in a cage with my douche bag older brother who's been a pain in my ass for far too long. Well he was a pain in my ass. Two and a half years I've been fighting it out with Michael, and the other 6 months I've been trying to crawl out of here. Now, after three years of waiting, I'm out....   [tags: chapter one, fictional story]

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The Wrong Turn down Slang Hollows Lane

- Arissa, a British poet, had gotten into deep trouble; one wrong turn down the road and she would have to accept the fact that death was approaching her, very soon. This is her story. As Arissa and Nicholas, Arrissa’s younger brother, a mechanic, were headed on their way home after a late night party, they were about to encounter a real thrill, their last one. While they drove, Arissa had a sense that something dreadful was going to happen. As they went down the empty- deserted highway it started to rain quite heavily....   [tags: fictional short story, suspense]

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The And Profit And Loss Accounts

- Introduction It has been explained that the accuracy of the books of accounts is determined by means of preparing a Trial Balance. Having determined the accuracy of the books of accounts every businessman is interested in knowing about two more facts. They are : I. Whether he has earned a profit or suffered a loss during the period covered by the trial balance II. where does he stand now . The determination of Profit or Loss is done by preparing a Trading and Profit and Loss accounts. While the financial position is judged by means of preparing a Balance sheet of the business....   [tags: Income statement, Balance sheet]

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Getting Wet in the Wettest Place on Earth: Cherrapunjee

- Getting Wet in the wettest place on Earth; Cherrapunjee “Being soaked alone is cold. Being soaked with your best friend is an adventure.” As another weekend of travel with Nids and Dris came to an end, I am reminded of these very lines from Emily Wing Smith. Three days of trekking around the gorgeous hills and valleys of this village, drenched in the fury of the Cherrapunjee rain is an apt reminder to why this land is known as the wettest place on earth. And had it not been for the good company my best friend, I would have not been able to experience the panoramic beauty of the deep gorges and roaring yet amazing waterfalls of Cherrapunjee....   [tags: personal treking adventure account]

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My Music Is an Expression of Myself

- Music played a sparingly important role in our lives to illustrate, that it could cure depression that we could have experienced through our continuous life. Music may bring back memories from the past that could be notably, as our childhood and regrets we had may experience. Music could be different in many tones such as, many colors that would resemble remedy of the song or how the artist may feel about themselves. For example, music could be a rhythm that dancer may use to express through art of movement to show how they are feeling....   [tags: personal account and reflection]

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The Importance Of A International Financial Accounts

- Important Steps to take when reporting your International Financial Accounts We live in a globalized world, which means that more U.S. alien residents and citizens are taking their money overseas for banking and investment purposes. While owning a foreign account is not illegal, in fact, there are many benefits associated with owning an international account, U.S persons who have such accounts have an obligation to the IRS to report all source of income, investments and bank accounts both at home (in the U.S) and abroad....   [tags: United States, Puerto Rico]

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Understanding The Nonprofit Chart Of Accounts

- Assignment 2: Understanding the Nonprofit Chart of Accounts The Unified Chart of Accounts (UCOA) is a standard chart used by many nonprofit organizations and is quite in depth and the basically the building blocks of the general ledger used by financial staff or managers to record day-to-day transactions. This week’s lesson plan (APUS BUSN642, n.d.) explains nonprofit organizations generally begin with five general ledger categories and numerous subcategories under the initial five categories for data entry: Assets, Liabilities, Net Assets, Revenues, and Expenses....   [tags: Generally Accepted Accounting Principles]

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Elizabeth Gilbert's Eat, Pray, Love

- Frankfurt explains that what is essential to the self are the desires and cares that the self identifies with. In order for a self to transform then it must change its desires or cares therefore self transformation is possible through the modification of which it desires or cares for. Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat Pray Love, claims to have transformed herself throughout the three years that the novel takes place, but did she actually transform herself. Elizabeth Gilbert was born in Waterbury, Connecticut July 18th, 1969, and grew up on a small farm....   [tags: an autobiographical account, story analysis]

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The Loss of My Sister

- When I look over my “ The Loss Of My Sister’ essay I wrote it makes me proud of myself to know I was that strong to write about such a close topic to me and my family. I always wanted to write the story of my sister but I never had an opportunity to. I always kept quite about the situation I went through because I did not want the sorrow and pity from others. When ever I did tell someone that I have a dead sister, they would respond “ I don’t know what to say other than I'm sorry” it makes me feel awkward because I don’t know if I say thank you or it’s okay....   [tags: personal account essay]

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Media: The Second God

- The thought of having a power that could control and influence your thoughts and opinions in politics, social issues and values seems as it can only be possessed by a supernatural being. This power has a forceful factor in our daily life; this power is media Tony Schwartz describes it as being “The second God”. As many tools media is a double edged weapon it posses a powerful social influence that can be good and bad. In the stories Two kinds and Boards both authors reflect the extent to which the power of media has influenced our perspective as cultures and individuals....   [tags: Fictional Literature, compare]

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The Consistency Of Three Socrates ' Accounts

- Consistency of three Socrates ' accounts in relationship with the laws Socrates’s disobedience of the order to arrest Leon of Salamis and his claim that he would not obey the court order to terminate his practice of philosophy in the Apology might seem to be inconsistent with his other statement in the Crito where he refused to escape from prison because of his moral commitment to the laws of Athens. This paper, argues that this is not a case of contradiction by illustrating that the first two cases share the same account of moral commitment as the last one....   [tags: Plato, Socrates, Trial of Socrates, Crito]

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The Big Bang(personal Account) (tragedy)

- The Big Bang My lesson about playing with fire was a hard one learned. That one summer day so long ago was one of the longest days in my life. The morning was a normal one. The afternoon was when things started to heat up. That night was one I thought would never end.That morning was one just like any other summer day. The sun was bright and warm. We also had family in from Colorado. My Aunt and Uncle were there with my two cousins. They were planning on staying with us the entire summer....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Slavery and First Hand Accounts

- Slavery was a big problem back then. It was cruel that a person got treated like a slave. I’m going to list reasons why slavery was wrong in America and resources that describe slavery. One of the resources was a book called 12 Years a Slave by Solomon Northup. This book is about an african american man who is free but gets kidnapped and gets sold into slavery. He talks about his life as a slave when he gets kidnapped in New York. This resource will support my argument because it shows that slavery is wrong....   [tags: Cruelty, Freedom]

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Background Of Personal Histories And Accounts

- The following short compilation of personal histories and accounts are centered around a few people living in the Portland metro area who identify as Latino or Hispanic. The questions I asked them were focused on highlighting their personal stories and life experiences about living in Pacific Northwest while having a family background of hispanic or Latino heritage. I wanted to show their struggles as well as any positive experiences they’ve had as a result of their ethnicity and identity. The first people I interviewed were Sam Loewen and Jacob Loewen....   [tags: United States, Hispanic and Latino Americans]

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Eyewitness Accounts Of An Accident

- The research conducted by Loftus was based on how eyewitness accounts of an accident can be influenced by different events following the accident that may change their initial interpretation of the accident. She proposes that initial questions asked shortly if not immediately after the accident are an important influence on the witness’s recount of the event because true or false presuppositions may be imbedded into the question that might alter how the witness reconstructs the scene in their head to include the newly introduced information, and in turn their response to the initial questions may not be entirely true....   [tags: Question, Interrogative word, Presupposition]

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Workplace Violence in Canada

- According to a recent report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) (2013), workplace violence epidemic in Canada is so concerning that health care professionals are at great risk for developing health problems and nurses may even leave the profession sooner than planned. Within this paper, I will explore the concept of workplace violence and the following three issues of negative impact of my psychological well-being, decreased self-esteem and a sense of powerlessness. In my paper, I will also provide a brief description of a clinical situation from my past nursing experience....   [tags: nursing, healthcare, personal account]

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Holding On to Him

- I will never forget that quivering feeling that consumed me utterly when I first encountered him. I was a sophomore in high school and he, a senior, and through the deafening clamor of a teeming room, somehow his voice radiated, steering me straight to him. Like some sort of light, or shooting star, or oasis in a painfully dried up desert, merely looking at him offered me some indescribable answer in the midst of the darkness surrounding me. Deep in my stomach, I felt the flutter whisper through my bones that now life made sense, and gazing in his mirroring eyes, I saw that he felt the same way....   [tags: short story or account]

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The Journey

- The train compartment door opened with a boisterous bang and a stocky casually dressed man probably in his late 60 years briefly appeared. “Hello there all, I’m Jake!” he had cheerfully shared. He pulled the door shut again and was gone. With his return the aroma of coffee filled our compartment as he sat down next to me. Opposite me had sat an elderly couple. She was gazing out the window at the grayness of a winter’s day dressed by long slants of continual rain. Her partner’s head lolled from side to side in sleep as the train moved closer to Sydney....   [tags: Narrative, Fictional]

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Individual Retirement Accounts Analysis

- As a student I have conducted analysis pertaining tax reform, specifically focusing on Individual Retirement Accounts. The analysis covers the current state of the tax environment, reviews possible solutions and proposes a set of recommendations to deemed to be most simple, equitable and economically efficient. The current tax structure for individual retirement accounts in the United States is plagued by the lack of incentives offered to investors. A partial result of the tax code is the diminutive retirement savings rate amongst low and middle class earners....   [tags: Taxes]

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Account for the responses of the European democracies to the military aggression by Italy and Germany during the 1930s.

- These were pivotal times in the annals of world history in the 20th century. Mussolini and Hitler’s rise to power was clearly a threat to the freedoms of the United States and its Allies. Through God’s grace and omnipotence, the US alliance, industrialization and intellectual might, we had the resources required to overcome the fierce and mighty threat of Fascism in the Free World.  In the 1930s, European governments found it necessary to appease Hitler and Mussolini. Appeasement is the word that clearly sums up the policies and actions that were taken by the European governments....   [tags: Hitler, Mussolini, World War II, Treaty Versailles]

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Killing with Concern: An Account of Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy in Sickened by Julie Gregor

- “Help, my daughter has stopped breathing!” she cried out entering the emergency room. In Sickened the autobiography written by Julie Gregory shares her abusive childhood to enlighten her readers about Munchausen Syndrome by proxy. With all the attention to protect children from abuse, how can child abuse not be recognized. Child abuse is usually recognized by a pattern of physical injuries or outward appearance of neglect. From RelayHealth, Munchausen Syndrome by proxy is a mental disorder, causing illness in others, usually children, to get sympathy and attention for the abuser....   [tags: abuse, health, evidence]

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Personal Account of Exploring New Cultures through an International Fair

- For this experience I chose to go to the international festival. The reason was because the international festival is an attraction for all the different cultures, and attending such event will enable me to experience more than one cultural experience. More than 20 countries participated in the event, which helped in expanding the experience scope. I have learned many new things about different cultures, weather they where foods, games, arts, and dances. The first cultural experience I encountered is trying different foods from different cultures....   [tags: food, clothes, dance]

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Fictional Newspaper Article about Medevial Tournaments

- The Medieval Joust This morning I witnessed a tournament held in town. As I was watching I realized that I wasn’t exactly certain about all the rules. This is why I decided to write this article about the history, rules, and guidelines of this riveting sport. The words "tournament" and "joust" are frequently used interchangeably. Strictly speaking "joust" describes single combat between two horsemen. "Tournament" refers to mounted combat between parties of knights, but also is used to refer to the whole proceeding....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Accounts Of The Holocaust

- Accounts of the Holocaust The Holocaust was the systematic annihilation of six million Jews by the Nazi regime during the Second World War. I will tell the story of the Holocaust through many different personal accounts of people involved in many different sides of this incredible story. I will do this by using the personal accounts of surviving victims, of those not directly involved in the event, though affected by it, and the defense of the Nazi party. But first, I will tell you a little about the event....   [tags: essays research papers fc]

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My Beloved Grandfather

- Sixty-five years ago, a man who protected American citizens was born. Although, I wasn’t with him entirely in his life, he was still a hero. He grew up with opportunities to learn, grow, and keeping the best memories. I was the first ever grand child that was born to him, that life I was living changed dramatically in the spring of my seventh grade year. My beloved grandfather was diagnosed with liver disease. It was unpredictable news, I was with my mom and brother in Indiana for the half of my seventh grade year until the end of February, we decided to go back to South Carolina....   [tags: personal experience and account]

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Child Custody-Court Observation

- After half an hour of searching, finally I have the opportunity to observe a court in person for the first time. At the 302nd Family Court in downtown Dallas on the 3rd of Dec, 2013, the case I was observing was a child custody case between Anna Smith and David Smith. The case number as show on the board outside the court is DS-12-08126. Furthermore, the Judge of 302nd Family Court is Tena Callahan. It was quite an experience when I step inside the Court building and don’t really know where to go....   [tags: personal experience account]

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Health Expenses For Hyperactive Child

- Question 1: 1) Motive- reason to do something based on offender- needed the money to support her family a. Medical expenses for hyperactive child, who had learning difficulties b. Husband rumored to have substance abuse problems c. Second child had juvenile diabetes 2) Opportunity- chance for offender to commit fraud- due to negligence of Maria and segregation of duties, as well as poor internal controls a. Helen did things outside her job description b. Helen had access to blank check stock c. Check stock was not inventoried and locked d. Had access to cash and checks and all records related e. Little supervision from Juan f. Policies and procedures were ignored and not followed 3) Rationa...   [tags: Cheque, Deposit account, Credit card]

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Dexter: The Dark Passenger

- ... The beast is very fond of Belle since he first laid eyes on her. During the movie Belle being the catalyst for the Beast’s need of wanting to change. But he distances himself from her because he has two mindsets. Which is a man and the other is a raging beast. The beast is going through trying to become the process of transformation from a cold hearted beast into a form of a great man. Dexter has a lot in common from the movie Gran Torino and Beauty and the Beast. All three of these have in common of metamorphosis....   [tags: popular fictional characters, tv shows]

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Social Media As Commercial Official Accounts

- Since social media are getting notably prevalent among individuals and communities, increasing numbers of companies seek the information from these platforms to exhibit comparative advantages and manage consumer relations (He, Zha, & Li, 2013). Some traditional and frequently used approaches are as follows: I. Social Media as Commercial Official Accounts It is rather common for companies to set up official accounts and pages and the reasons are rather noticeable. Firstly, social media is a large and open platform that allow vast of people getting involved and seeing information....   [tags: Marketing, Social media, Social media marketing]

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Firsthand Accounts of World War I

- In the history of modern western civilization, there have been few incidents of war, famine, and other calamities that severely affected the modern European society. The First World War was one such incident which served as a reflection of modern European society in its industrial age, altering mankind’s perception of war into catastrophic levels of carnage and violence. As a transition to modern warfare, the experiences of the Great War were entirely new and unfamiliar. In this anomalous environment, a range of first hand accounts have emerged, detailing the events and experiences of the authors....   [tags: Literary Analysis]

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The Sarbanes-Oxley

- INTRODUCTION In the wake of high-profile corporate accounting debacles, authorities have started to take action, and new international accounting standards (IAS) defined rules on boards¡¦ responsibilities and imposed penalties (the Sarbanes-Oxley Act) have come into effect. IAS rules will cause a greater need for comparability across various accounting and reporting principles. The European Union has decided that listed companies, a company which has any of its shares listed on a recognized stock market, should use international accounting standards (IAS) for accounting periods beginning since January 2005....   [tags: Account Standards Accuracy Reports Financial State]

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Religious Persecution And Historical Accounts Of Abuse

- Religious persecution and historical accounts of abuse of power paint the pages of world history. In the early 17th century the Puritans fled England in exile to escape the religious persecution and corrupt rule of King Henry VIII. During the first large-scale migration from England to the new world, John Winthrop gave his sermon “A Model of Christian Charity” to share his (and God’s) vision of a colony built on a foundation of purity, goodness, and most importantly Godliness, where all of mankind may live in harmony....   [tags: Puritan, Massachusetts Bay Colony]

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Examine and Account for Attitudes Towards Race in Act I

- Throughout Shakespeare's "Othello", one of the most poignant themes is that of race and racial prejudice. Various critics are of the view that "Othello" was written as a social commentary, depicting the discrimination present in formal Venetian society. These ideas of racial prejudice are portrayed through Othello, the protagonist, who is referred to as "the Moor", an African or a black man. With the benefit of contextual material, it is easier to understand the attitudes towards race at the time that "Othello" was written, as well as this we also gain a deeper understanding of the social situation, and get many different interpretations of certain pa...   [tags: World Literature]

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Trouble Aboard The Titanic - A Personal Account (fiction)

- It all started when I was enjoying a late-night game of poker with some friends of mine, including by best friend, Joe Allen. There was a small rumble and my noticed that my glass of fine wine was disturbed a bit. “What was that?” Joe said curiously. “Oh, it was probably just the firemen throwing in more coal to speed this thing up overnight.” I replied. The game continued normally until I was out of cash on hand; I wasn’t very good at poker in the first place. The end of the game was interrupted by three stewards bursting into the large room and yelling, “Everyone on deck....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Accounts of Attila

- Accounts of Attila Works Cited Missing In Priscus’ 449 account, Attila behaves as a leader who does not merely rival the Roman Emperor, but is in fact superior to the Emperor. Furthermore, he exhibits both Roman and barbarian traits. In addition, Priscus does not use the same vocabulary as utilized in the “Anonyomus Account” to describe Attila. That is, Attila is not depicted as a brutal barbarian warlord or a savage pagan; rather, he is depicted as a leader who is familiar with Roman customs, in possession of luxuries similar to those of Rome, and skilled at political intrigue and manipulation....   [tags: Rome History Attila Essays]

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The Accounts Of Eros In The "symposium"

- The Accounts of Eros in the "Symposium" The word love carries with it many, many different interpretations. In modern day, our views on what is appropriate love is much different from the views from the time of Socrates and Plato. To them love was eros, a direct translation of the word love. However, the word itself wasn't the only thing that was different about love. In Plato's "Symposium", there is a celebration for Agathon. He had just won a dramatic contest in Athens, Greece two nights ago....   [tags: essays research papers fc]

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A Report On Breakthru Beverage

- Breakthru Beverage is a liquor distributor that is based out of Chicago, Illinois. They have several locations, including one in Las Vegas and Reno. In April of 2016 I went through the interview process to become an accounting/finance intern with Breakthru Beverage – Las Vegas. I interned from May 2016 to August 2016. At the end of my internship they offered me a full-time position, but I decided to continue full-time with school and start the recruiting process with firms through UNLV. As an accounting intern, I was helping both accounts payable and accounts receivable do their daily posting....   [tags: Accounts receivable, Accounts payable]

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Bank Accounts, Joint or Separate?

- Introduction The topic I chose to discuss is if couples have separate bank accounts and if they have arrived at this solution after trying to use a single account or if this was their first attempt at martial checking. I chose this topic because I always had the notion that a married couple should have a joint bank account, meaning that their finances just like them were intertwined and inseparable. After I was married to the love of my life, I noticed the concepts and methods we practiced regarding the monthly budget and our finances were vastly different and at times conflicting....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Are Bernal Diaz’s Accounts of Cortez's Mission Accurate

- ... Diaz’s account is more believable because the objective tone of his account compared to the others. That was noticeable when he describes the events with many details without his emotions. Even, it is difficult to recognize his opinion about the event. For example, when he said “he placed it round the neck of the Great Montezuma and when he had so placed it he was going to embrace him, and those great Princes who accompanied Montezuma held back Cortés by the arm so that he should not embrace him, for they considered it an indignity” (Diaz, P....   [tags: aztecs, letter, indians]

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Change of Perspective after Meditiational Journey

- When people hear the word sustainable, most will instantly connect this with the “green” movement or being environmentally responsible. I have instead twisted the definition. To me, something that is sustainable is something that has the ability to endure anything that it goes through. Following this definition, what has consistently sustained me through my life has been my family. My family have not only supported me in whatever I am passionate about, but even now - with many miles in between us - their impact is clearly evident in my everyday activities....   [tags: three week trip account, personal reflections]

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Creating A Fake Doppelganger Accounts On Social Networks

- All Your Contacts Are Belong to Us All Your Contacts Are Belong to Us, explored the feasibility of automatically impersonating individuals on social networks that they do not have accounts on. It accomplished this by using a web crawler to scrape publically available personal information off authentic user profiles on a site the victims frequented (in this case XING) and then using that information to create fake doppelganger accounts on social networks the victims do not frequent (in this case LinkedIn)....   [tags: Social network service, Facebook, Web crawler]

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Factors That Affect Children 's Eyewitness Accounts

- There are a number of factors that can affect the accuracy of children’s eyewitness accounts, such as suggestive questions, stereotyping and repetition. There have been a number of studies on all three of these factors, proving that they can negatively affect a child’s ability to recall information. One must remember, however, that studies are done in a lab-type environment and therefore lack ecological validity. One factor that can affect children’s eyewitness accounts is the use of suggestive or leading questions....   [tags: Stereotype, Stereotypes, Question, Answer]

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Effects of a Long-Distance Relationship

- When I moved from New York to Texas I left behind the most important thing: love. I had been dating Franky for a year when I up and moved south. It was a really sad parting for us both, but we decided to continue our relationship as long-distance to see how it would work out. However, I knew deep down that it would not last very long. Long-distance relationships are hard, and the chances of them failing are great. Needless to say, the odds were not in our favor and our relationship ended four months afterwards....   [tags: why my relationship failed, personal account]

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Analyzing Apple 's Accounts Receivable Turnover Ratio

- When analyzing Apple’s Accounts Receivable Turnover Ratio, the ratio is lower than the average industry. The ratio shows 11.96 times in account receivable collections during the year and how efficiently Apple uses its assets (Miller-Nobles, Mattison and Matsumura 781-782). Account receivable collections will increase after the release of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6Plus by mid-September. Therefore, increasing the ratios of account receivable turnover and inventory turnover. Apple’s debt to equity ratio is not very high compared to the industry average of 2.23....   [tags: Balance sheet, Financial ratios, Stock]

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Windows Networking Word Accounts

- Abstract: This short answer paper will be describing different aspects of Windows networking word accounts. The answers to the given questions will be giving a better understanding on how these different accounts are managed on Windows Networking Word. There are different types of accounts on Window networking such as: Group Accounts, User accounts, created accounts and built-in accounts. All of these accounts work together in the network. They each play different roles when it comes to the way each one of the accounts are used and managed as well as their different purpose on a network....   [tags: Networking Telecommunications]

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My Journey

- It was late afternoon, when I just stepped into the house. The silence had captured the room. I was tired. My body felt like dead, but my mind was beyond that. A blue, blue frame caught my eyes. The deep blue sank my thoughts deeper and deeper and made them flow away as the waves pushed them more into the magic, no ending space. I was looking at the world itself, and seemed like it was standing at the palm of my hand. Some things seemed awkward while this world was rotating. Lots of mysteries surrounded my boat, as I was going further in this magnificent journey....   [tags: fictional narrative]

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Narrative Of Accounts Of The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks

- As Rebecca Scoot transport her readers in her narrative of accounts of the Immortal life of Henrietta Lacks, she delicately uncovers injustice not within one family but within a system. As she focuses in giving a voice to the Lacks, she also highlights the strength and leadership of the family matriarch of Henrietta Lacks and her cell know as HELA. Envisioning Mrs. Lacks and her family trajectory it exposes discrimination and bias on a much large scale than poorly uneducated oppress Negro or African American during 1950’s....   [tags: African American, Negro, Jim Crow laws]

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Comparison Of Zemsky And Massy And Newfield 's Accounts

- 4a. Zemsky and Massy (1995) believe that the peripheral unit produces surplus revenue, while Newfield (2009) believes that the core produces surplus revenue. The core includes general education (like English, history, and science) as well as research, student affairs, and central administration. The periphery includes divisions like engineering, athletics, parking, and licensing (Newfield, 2009; Zemsky and Massy, 1995). Zemsky and Massy believe that surplus revenue generated from the entrepreneurial periphery subsidizes the core under the supervision of central administration....   [tags: Education, Higher education, Sociology]

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The Story of An Hour

- Kate Chopin describes a story of great irony. The story greatly shows how women were repressed in the past. Women were not treated equally to men, and they had less freedom, rights, and power. Freedom is a basic human need people thrive on it, it is so important to human beings regardless of what country, religion, cultural you live in. Kate Chopin introduced Mrs. Mallard, a young woman who finds out her husband has died in a train wreck. She reacts with sadness at first, but then realizes in a rush of emotion & relief that she is “Free....   [tags: Fictonal Literature]

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Adolescent Development As A Familiar Terminology For Human Development

- Adolescent development is such a familiar terminology for human development. Majority of the people are aware of this concept or have at least touched based on it. People also know adolescent development as people going through puberty, identity crisis, etc. Even though this idea and concept of adolescent development are very common today, surprisingly, the concept and the idea of adolescent development were neither heavily researched nor valued. This is because “prehistoric and ancient civilizations did not think that individuals developed through a number of stages” (Steffof, 1990, p....   [tags: Adolescence, Puberty, Developmental psychology]

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Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin

- ... The book is made to yield where the fiction demands it” (Gossett 195). While William Simms did not write books seeking to correct any glaring evils, often he would lecture in his works on social and civil issues, such as the ones found in Uncle Tom’s Cabin (Gossett 195). It is unclear how Simms differentiated this from Stowe’s sanctimonious text though. He did appreciate the artistic merits in Uncle Tom’s Cabin, as he later spoke of Stowe as “a woman of great faculty, and her accounts in Uncle Tom’s Cabin, considered aside from the natural question of slaves and is striking through pure magnetism” (Gossett 196)....   [tags: historical and literary analysis]

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Account for George Eliots Decision to Give Maggie a Tragic Ending

- There are several ways in which George Eliot's decision to give Maggie a tragic ending in The Mill on the Floss can be substantiated. The examination of Maggie's character in relation to her family and the society of St Oggs, a bustling commercial town is a major factor to acknowledge. Consideration should also be given to the suggestion that the creation of Maggie's character and the hopeless inevitability of her ultimate demise, was an attempt by Eliot to highlight the social realities that existed for women in the 19th century and possibly a reflection of her own situation....   [tags: World Literature]

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Customer Service Focused Environment With Well Developed Conflict Resolution Skills

- 1. Previous experience in a customer service focused environment with well developed conflict resolution skills Working as an Accounts Officer required me to regularly solve customer queries over the phone and by emails. Many customers paid their invoices by credit or debit cards and there were times when an invoice would have discrepancies with regards to GST, price or quantity. At times the customers would be annoyed or would not make the payment. It was my duty to solve the disputes with utmost care and apologize in a polite manner for the errors....   [tags: Accounts receivable, Invoice, Accounts payable]

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Marketing Plan For Discontinued Operations

- Discontinued operation When it comes to the income from discontinued operations, it shows the N/A in 2014 and net loss in 2013 and 2012. In 2013, the net loss of discontinued operations was 6.3 million. The data shows the company has controlling the discontinued operations in 2014. EPS Basic EPS in 2015 is equal to $5.3 calculated by net income (796.4) divided by weighted average number of common shares outstanding during the year (150.2). And the weighted average number of common shares outstanding during the year 155.7 in 2014 and 81.7 in 2013....   [tags: Accounts receivable]

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Einhard's Charlemagne and Ibn Battuta's Mansa Sultaiman

- ... In sort of a precursor to the Crusades, he fought with the pagan Saxons and forced them to convert, and thus spread the Christian religion. Through all of this, Einhard gives the reader a picture of a Christian leader whose political affairs were influenced by his religion. In a similar vein, Mansa Sulaiman is portrayed as embodying his religion, except within the context of the Islamic religion. Like Charlemagne, the sultan was involved with religious ceremonies. Since he lived in a place governed by Sharia Law, there was no separation of Church and State....   [tags: historic accounts]

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Primary Responsibility For Receipts And Bank

- Midterm Exam 1) Would it be okay if your AR Clerk, who handles receipts, also reconciles the bank statement at the end of the month. Why or why not. No there should be separate responsibility for receipts and bank reconciliations. If the AR Clerk has access to both it is much easier for them commit fraud by altering the amount of the incoming receipts and then pocketing the difference. These functions should be handled by different people. 2) The company 's environment has two aspects. One is the external environment....   [tags: Accounts receivable]

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The Current Billing And Payment System

- Udo, Marian, & Uduak Corporation (UMUC) Case Study UMUC is a medium-sized electronics company. For the last two decades, UMUC has provided key precision components to various institutions, including pharmacies, doctors’ offices and hospitals. The organization recently began manufacturing and delivering custom range voltage monitors with the goal of shifting the outlook of the company towards an environmentally friendly outlook. The company has recorded a steady increase in the consumer requests that demand an ‘extended’ manufacturing service....   [tags: Accounts receivable, Invoice, Accounts payable]

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Medical Savings Accounts

- Medical Savings Accounts Abstract Medical savings accounts (MSAs) were proposed in 1997 as a supplemental mechanism for financing health care services. Medical savings accounts are used to accumulate funds for health care expenditures just as individual retirement accounts (IRAs) accumulate funds for retirement. Changes in the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Tax Code permit tax-deductible contributions by employees and employers to MSAs and allow interest and earnings to accumulate without taxation....   [tags: Finance Medical Financing Essays]

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Go More Structure With Invoicing Solutions

- Go more structure with invoicing solutions The online invoicing software like Billx electronic invoices works in a different ways depending on what the business wants. Individual is that it will pay a larger cost upfront or else they can opt to pay a small monthly fee which gives them definite privileges. Additional options contain paying a low-cost fee and then nothing as of that point onwards. This one in exacting is very striking intended for small companies through three or fewer clients because they no longer have to think at this price to their outgoings....   [tags: Accounts receivable, Accounts payable, Invoice]

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Individual Retirement Accounts: Why Bother?

- Individual Retirement Accounts: Why Bother. Outline Thesis: When planning for retirement, Individual Retirement Accounts offer several benefits; however, careful planning is essential to ensure that: upon retirement there is an adequate amount of money saved, that the heirs to the IRA are chosen carefully, and that unnecessary taxes and penalties are avoided. I. Upon retirement there is an adequate amount of money saved. A. How much money necessary to retire. 1. Social Security verses retirement....   [tags: essays research papers fc]

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Historical Accounts of the English Civil War

- Historical Accounts of the English Civil War After our study of many accounts of the English Civil War and Charles I’s trial and execution, it is clear that discovering historical truth and writing a satisfying history are two very separate, difficult tasks, and that finding among many accounts a single “best” story is complex, if not impossible. In order to compare the job each historian did in explaining what’s important about this conflict, the following criteria can be helpful for identifying a satisfying history....   [tags: History England Papers]

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The Story Of Joseph: Comparing Two Accounts

- The Story of Joseph: Comparing two Accounts While most people in the West know the story of Joseph as a religious text from the book of Genesis and the Tanakh, it is crucial to realize that it is also a very important part of the Islamic faith when studying Western religion. In the Koran, the story of Joseph is also told, however it yields a different meaning. The two different accounts of the story of Joseph in chapters 37 and 39 through 50 of the book of Genesis and in Surah 12 of the Koran both tell the same story of Joseph, but the significance of each telling is different for every religion....   [tags: Religion Comparison Paper Western v Islamic]

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Sociological Accounts on Individuals Acquiring Their Identities

- Sociological Accounts on Individuals Acquiring Their Identities The concept of identity has been defined as 'A sense of self that develops as the child differentiates from parents and family and takes a place in society' (Jary and Jary, 1991.) Through the process of socialization, individuals acquire their identities, but this issue cause different understandings according to sociological accounts. Here, I will show these accounts, and make an analysis understood by me. The definition refers to the sense that some one has or who they are, of what is most important about them....   [tags: Papers]

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Accounts of Miracles and Their Support of Belief in God

- Accounts of Miracles and Their Support of Belief in God The definition of a miracle is a violation of the "laws of nature", it is an exception that is beyond all naturalistic explanations, meaning they must be explained supernaturally. So do accounts of miracles support the belief in God. Firstly, one must decided whether there is sufficient evidence to prove the existence of miracles, something that people have disagreed about a lot....   [tags: Papers]

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What Accounts For The Stability of the Tokugawa Regime?

- What Accounts for the Stability of the Tokugawa Regime. In the first half of the Seventeenth century, the regime perfected by Ieyasu Tokugawa and his successors was based on the accepted system of daimyô domains which Nobunaga and Hideyoshi had been developing prior to Ieyasu’s rule. It was thus basically feudal in structure, but it represented a highly organised and stable stage of feudalism, unlike Europe ever experienced. The reasons for the stability of such a regime are quite numerous, and demonstrate the bakufu government’s capability of maintaining a time of peace for the better part of two centuries....   [tags: essays research papers fc]

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Bank Of America Only Has Two Different Checking Accounts

- Bank of America only has two different checking accounts. The Interest Checking account requires consumers to have high balances and multiply interest accounts. There is only no fee if the consumer meets the following requirements; there must be 10,000 or more or combined balances with other accounts. The account must be linked to a checking, savings, or money market saving accounts. The Interest Checking must also be linked to personal CD’s and or IRA’s. Also, there must be a balance within the end of the checking statement cycle within two business days linked to Merrill Edge and Merrill Lynch investment accounts....   [tags: Bank, Cheque, Bank of America, Currency]

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Joanne 's Party Supplies : The Purposes Of An Accounts Receivable Subsidiary Ledger

- Joanne’s Party Supplies The purposes of an accounts receivable subsidiary ledger Joanne uses an accounts receivable subsidiary ledger to see the customers who have bought on credit from Joanne’s Party Supplies. This allows her to keep track of customer payments and concentrate on getting payments from debtors with overdue payments. By having details of the accounts receivable activity in a subsidiary ledger, Joanne is able to better control her business’ financial information. It includes a separate account for each customer who makes credit purchases, and the combined balance of every account in this subsidiary ledger equals the balance of accounts receivable in the general ledger....   [tags: Debt, Money]

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Comparative Narrative

- Reading, for the true enthusiasts, is a time to take a break, a vacation from the everyday hum-drum life. It is a time for him or her to escape what he or she knows to experience and view life through another’s eyes. For one who truly enjoys this pastime, it does not matter what the genre is. Whether short fictional tales or non-fiction stories. Whether poetry or essays the reader escapes through reading. This paper will compare the elements of narrative in two fictional and two non-fictional works, exploring such areas as the credibility, entertainment value and superiority within the distinct character of both, the fictional and non-fictional genres of literature....   [tags: Compare Contrast Literature]

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The American Dream

- This study will define the problem of racism in the falsity of the American Dream as defined in the writings of Alger, Dalton, Jen, Baldwin, and Cisneros. The notion of equality and fairness in the American Dream has often been defined through the false presumption that hard work will allow the individual the reward of fame and fortune. However, racism against minorities, such as Chinese immigrants, is defined in the Chang family’s struggle to join a local white country club in “In the American Society” by Gish Jen....   [tags: Racism, White American, Race, African American]

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America Is A Melting Pot Which Accounts For People Of All Different Cultures And Backgrounds

- America is a melting pot which accounts for people of all different cultures and backgrounds. Although America has yet to declare an official language, our official language recognized all around the world is Standard English. As with many languages around the world, American Standard English branches off into several dialects be it Southern, Midwestern, or New England, which are separated by region. American Linguist William Labov published his work The Study of Nonstandard English in 1969. Labov argues that it is imperative that educators contextualize non-standard English using standard English, and that Standard English and Nonstandard English are more closely related than many instructo...   [tags: English language, Dialect, Language]

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Should Children ( Under 15 ) Have Social Media Accounts?

- Should children (under 15) have social media accounts. Social media is a communications networking, which allows users to create online profiles to share information, and other content such as sharing photo 's and video 's. Social media is becoming an important part of people 's day to day life, it gives the opportunity for consumers to pass time, escape reality, or learn information about others. Businesses also use social media, as a way to promote brands and connect with customers. Some of the most popular social networking sites are Facebook, Twitter, SnapChat, and Instagram....   [tags: Facebook, Social network service, Social media]

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Contradictory Nature in Accounts of Witches, Demons, and Devils Between 1450 and 1800

- The account of witches or magic during the early modern Europe and America, the period between 1450 and 1800 was the most inconsistent and contradictory simply its aspects were least understood. Surprisingly, most of the accusations and prosecution were directed to women in both Europe and America (New World at the time). The accounts of this witches were also contradictory based on the period in which they were being performed. It was the age when the intellectuals were rising with many innovations and discoveries done by scientists such as Isaac Newton, John Locke, writers, philosophers among others ....   [tags: supernatural, revenge, magic]

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Can your Company Hijack your Social Media Accounts?

- Can your company hijack your social media accounts. Social media has dramatically altered the face of business and has rapidly been adopted as a way for organizations to build relationships with clients. These relationships are achieved by building brand awareness, as well as by increasing effective and efficient communication (Smith, 2013). Like all relationships, the connections built by using social media channels must include a certain level of trust and ethics, or these outlets are not deemed as genuine and valuable....   [tags: trust and ethics,abuse, trust]

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Should Social Security Be Changed to Include Personal Retirement Accounts?

- Arguments for and against changing Social Security to include personal retirement accounts are discussed as this week’s issue. In my opinion, if, at the time these proposals were written in 2005, they had been put forth by a Democratic White House they may have stood a better chance of gaining some real traction. As was the case, the idea that a Republican administration would really want to ‘save’ Social Security was, I am sure, greeted with a certain amount of skepticism from Democrats and their supporters given the Republican Party’s long opposition and criticism of the program....   [tags: U.S. Politics ]

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Ethics Simulation Reflection : Accounts Of Snake Island From A ' Shipwrecked ' Perspective

- Ethics Simulation Reflection: Accounts of Snake Island from a “Shipwrecked” Perspective While my fate in our Ethical Simulation did not end as planned, I still feel as though a lot of the ways I viewed things and approached certain situations was successful. However, this analysis was not necessarily implemented in such a way that an outsider would see the same successes. Had I stayed true to my assigned character and made a better attempt to make my voice heard throughout the decision-making process, I think I could have been an asset to our survival....   [tags: Thought, Cognition, Mind, Decision making]

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The Slavery Accounts Of Olaudah Equiano 's The Life Of A Slave Girl

- After reading the slavery accounts of Olaudah Equiano 's "The Life of Olaudah Equiano" and Harriet Jacobs ' "Incidents In the Life of a Slave Girl", you gain knowledge of what slaves endured during their times of slavery. To build their audience aware of what life of a slave was like, both authors gives their interpretation from two different perspectives and by two different eras of slavery. In the beginning of each of the authors ' narratives, they begin off by elaborating on their family backgrounds....   [tags: Slavery, Slavery in the United States]

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What Accounts for Andy Garafallo’s Success in the Restaurant Business?

- What Accounts for Andy Garafallo’s Success in the Restaurant Business. Andy Garafallo brings his Italian heritage to life in his restaurant- Venetian murals, gondolas, and potted lemon trees stir up fond memories that bring together Garafallo’s passion and business success. Garafallo’s self-confidence is an important factor in his leadership style and his business success. Leadership entails influencing others, and self-confidence helps the leader to believe that his attempts to influence others are appropriate (Northouse, 2010)....   [tags: Business Management ]

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The Open Boat By Stephen Crane

- American author, Stephen Crane often wrote about different predicaments that his fellow men encounters. “The Open Boat” is a fictional account of his experience as a correspondent shipwrecked while on expedition to the Cuban revolutionaries in 1897 (http://www.poetryfoundation.org/bio/stephen-crane) where he spent over 30 hours on a life boat with three other passengers. This realistic story depicts how four men are forced onto a 10 foot dingy after their ship sinks. Crane takes a realist approach when describing the natural elements such as unsettling winds and the raging seas which represent the uncaring and unforgiving nature of life....   [tags: The Open Boat, Stephen Crane, Nature, Man]

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