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Creating a Joint Venture

- When Cross Border Mergers or Acquisitions happen the participating organizations need to understand the issue of differences in national cultural issues very well in order to set up a successful Joint Venture (JV). Each country has a different national culture and this needs to be recognized and addressed because it will ultimately impact upon the work culture of the fusion organization they are newly going to form. Geert Hofstede developed a model which seeks to understand how values in the work place are influenced by culture....   [tags: International Business Joint Venture India]

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Evaluation of Potential Joint Venture

- Our group believes that the joint venture is not only feasible within the given budget, but also has the potential to set the standard for the interaction of educational institutions and profit driven entities. The long and short-term goals of the School of Business can be met within the $1 million dollar budget. Our research has found that businesses are reluctant to hold on to an asset with fixed costs attached to it and that also does not produce any revenue. The private company, Wawa, has recently been involved in an expansion project that includes the construction of new and larger stores....   [tags: Business Analysis Management]

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The Alliance Between Honda And Rover

- Introduction The alliance between Honda and Rover from 1981 to 1994 was thought to be a successful case at that moment. However, four years after the end of the relationship, Rover still just had all those old models in its product portfolio. On the other hand, it was said that because of the end of the relationship, Honda was put back by four years (Button 2005). This report is divided into two parts. In the first part, the Honda-Rover case is discussed in terms of their capacity and incentive to deliver in the alliance, what they wanted from each other, and what was the outcome of the alliance and why it brought limited benefit to Honda and Rover....   [tags: Auto Industry Joint Ventures]

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An Overview of Nigerian Venture Capital and Private Equity

- An Overview of Nigerian Venture Capital and Private Equity Executive Summary Nigeria is facing an uncertain future as outbreaks of ethnic and religious violence continue to place strains on Africa’s most populated country. With the 2003 elections approaching, the continuing battle amongst incumbent politicians and between competing ethnic and regional groups is likely to intensify. Such an environment will test Nigeria’s fragile democracy, which has never witnessed a hand over from one civilian government to another....   [tags: Nigeria Finance Venture Capital]

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The Strengths and Weaknesses of Joint Warfare

- The Strengths and Weaknesses of Joint Warfare Armed with numerous studies, and intensive public hearings, Congress mandated far-reaching changes in DOD organization and responsibilities in the Goldwater-Nichols Department of Defense Reorganization Act of 1986. This landmark legislation significantly expanded the authority and responsibility of the chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff. Included in this expanded authority and responsibility was the requirement for the chairman to develop a doctrine for the joint employment of armed forces....   [tags: Papers]

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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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The Address to the Joint Session of the 107 th Congress Speech

- The speech “Address to the Joint Session of the 107th Congress” was delivered the 20th September 2001 in the United States Capitol by the President who was at that time, George W. Bush. In this public statement, the president calls for unity and tranquillity of American people. This paper has as main curiosity that it is an argumentative text full of rhetorical elements. On the one hand, it tries to calm Americans and to soothe the pain of the people affected. On the other hand, it helps to create a feeling of hatred and anger towards Al Qaeda, the terrorist group that carried out the attempt....   [tags: content, polytical analysis]

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Emergence of Venture Capital in Western Europe vs the United States

- Emergence of Venture Capital in Western Europe vs the United States Table of contents 1 Introduction 1 2 The nature of venture capital 2 2.1 Definition of venture capital 2 2.2 (Ad)venturers of the past 2 2.3 How venture capital works 3 2.4 For innovation a vehicle is needed 4 2.5 Venture capital helps create vehicles for innovation 4 2.6 Realization of financial returns 5 3 Screening and evaluation process 6 3.1 Strategies and objectives of venture capitalists 6...   [tags: essays research papers fc]

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A Panel Analysis of Venture Capital’s Impact on Innovation Performance in Europe

- The sovereign debt crisis hits heavily European economy. Policymakers are desperately searching for solutions. But resolving the crisis would be much harder if the economies continue to stall or shrink. The key driver for modern economic growth is entrepreneurial innovation (Schumpeter, 1911, 1934; Romer, 1990; Grossman and Helpman, 2002; and Aghion and Howitt, 1992, 1998). Innovation requires constant investments in entrepreneurial firms. Entrepreneurial financing, however, is too risky and too costly for traditional prudent investors....   [tags: European Economy, Debt Crisis]

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Export Strategies

- Introduction Export goods or services are provided to foreign consumers by domestic producers. Export of commercial quantities of goods normally requires involvement of the Customs authorities in both the country of export and the country of import. (Mancha Navarro, 2001) The advent of small trades over the internet such as through Amazon, e-Bay and the like, have largely by-passed the involvement of Customs in many countries due to the low individual values of these trades. Nonetheless these small exports are still subject to legal restrictions applied by the country of export, particularly in respect of strategic export limitations.(Ferrer Trullols, 1993) There are many market...   [tags: Business Market Export]

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Ventura Cinemas

- Jill has been doing research on whether or not a movie theatre would be a viable business for her and her husband to pursue. The question is has she gathered enough information to prepare an adequate business plan. The first section of the business plan focuses on background and purpose. I believe that Jill has enough information to talk about the history and the current situation. When addressing the resource-based concept, one must describe the key resources that will contribute to the firm’s success....   [tags: Business Plan Analysis]

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Critique La Ventura

- Critique La Ventura La Ventura is widely regarded as one of the greatest films to date. Michelangelo Antonioni didn’t win the Palme D’or, but it did get a Special Jury Prize during the Cannes film festival of 1960. No surprise he didn’t win the Palme D’or, but why give him an award in the first place. The reason for winning the title seemed unclear at first because the film had serious issues with breaking the rules of standardized filmmaking. For example having his actors enter the scene from opposite directions from where the came the shot before....   [tags: Art]

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Strategy Formulation

- A primary goal of every privately owned business is profit. The development of marketing strategy for any product proceeds on the basis of domino effects obtained from the study of industry and competition. By the revelation of business strengths and weaknesses, for the growth of a wide range of strategic plans for the successful administration of environmental openings and threats is called the Strategy Formulation. It comprises exploratory or redefining the corporate or project mission by indicating attainable goals, emergent strategies, and setting execution procedure....   [tags: Business Management ]

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Scope of International Operations of Bally's Total Fitness and Wal-Mart

- Scope of International Operations of Bally's Total Fitness and Wal-Mart International operations for Bally's Total Fitness and Wal-Mart are responsible for a significant amount of growth as well as profitability. Bally's is the largest, and only nationwide, commercial operator of fitness centers, with approximately four million members and nearly 430 facilities located in 29 states, Canada, Asia, Europe and the Caribbean. As of June 30, 2005, Bally's opened fitness centers in over 45 major metropolitan areas representing 63 percent of the United States population and over 16 percent of the Canadian population....   [tags: International Business Analysis]

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Global Sourcing

- Why would a company go international. There are many reasons why companies would go international, but generally a company goes international so they can seek opportunities in domestic markets, or they seek solutions to problems that cannot be solved through domestic operations. There are many profitable possibilities by going internationally and these include greater profit potential, offers new locations to sell products, it may provide better access to needed raw materials, it may access to financial resources from many nations, and lastly it may allow labour-intensive activities to locate in countries with lower labour costs....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Latin American Hydroelectricity Research

- Latin American Hydroelectricity Research Financial Analysis of Latin America Opportunity The following is an illustration of the financial feasibility of a joint venture hydro electricity power plant project in Central America. Estimating the estimated costs of our proposed project, our group chose to use Commonwealth Edison as a comparison. Commonwealth Edison, a subsidiary of Unicom Corp, is used as an assessment of our hypothetical costs of providing electricity for Central America. Using Commonwealth Edison we feel provides a good measure of the validity of estimated costs our corporation would incur....   [tags: essays papers]

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Venture Capitalism

- Venture Capitalism Research in entrepreneurship has traditionally focused on established firms within the market. How they were created is as important as how they survive, information that is often taken for granted and not adequately studied. However, Koetter Woodworking has provided me with great insight to the entire process. They have provided me with information about entrepreneurship and capital venturism first-hand. However I have been asked to express my opinion based around three fundamental questions: What are the firm's distinctive competencies....   [tags: Papers]

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Supporting the Growth of a Commercial Venture

- It’s been a year since opening day and your small business is thriving. However, this initial success is no reason to rest on your laurels. Commerce is a dynamic system. There’s no guarantee that entrepreneurs earning well today would still be in the same position in a decade. Brands need to constantly offer something new, while catering to customers’ needs. Yes, you have an annual budget. But there are times when supporting the growth a commercial venture requires additional financial backup....   [tags: additional financial backup, catering to customers]

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The Joint

- Julie was perfect. She was smart, popular and pretty. Her naturally blonde hair was professionally styled at least once a week and her size eight figure was always gloved in designer labels heard of only in magazines, brought for her on Daddy’s credit card. She was involved within the school teams and clubs, including gymnastics and dance, as well as all of the social clubs and school politics. Jen was far from this. She was what would be referred to as “bad”. Her dyed black hair that was worn so that half of her face could not be seen and she always wore uniform black....   [tags: Creative Writing Examples]

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Camar Automotive Hoist

- The licensing contract is only three years, the Bar Maisse is not famous, and the sales is difficult to be estimated, therefore, we suspect if licensing could meet the expectation of rapid growth. The cost of licensing is lower in comparison to joint venture and direct investment, but the royalty is only 5% of gross sales. The growth of CAH might not be significant. Besides, CAH will have no control of operation and reputation if they choose ¡§licensing¡¨ option. Joint venture might be an unviable choice of CAH because Bar Maisse may not be willing to launch joint venture with CAH....   [tags: essays research papers]

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A Joint Venture For A Foreign Market

- A Joint Venture When a company decides to enter a foreign market, they must decide on the best mode of entry. There are many modes of entry that a company can choose from and all have their advantages and disadvantages. Different local conditions at different foreign locations require specific entry mode strategies. One entry mode strategy that many companies choose to use is a joint venture. A joint venture involves establishing a firm that is jointly owned by two or more otherwise independent companies (Hill, 2013, p....   [tags: Lantau Island, Hong Kong Disneyland Resort]

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Evaluation Of A Joint Venture

- The planning stage is important stage in which involves the decision on, specifying the objectives and goals, determination of product and market, market analysis, technology decision, revenue prediction, cost benefit analysis and personal SWOT analysis. 2. Partner selection Partner selection is main task in JV which includes; financial resources of the prospective partners, technological capabilities, presence in market and selection of partners for the feasibility study. 3. Feasibility study Affirmation of the culture and structure of the Joint Venture, analysis of partners comfort with and adaptability to the new technology and culture of the JV, analysis of the authority, responsibility...   [tags: Risk management, Project management, Construction]

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Analysis Of The Joint Venture Of Haighs Chocolate And Cocoa Delights

- Compatibility The analysis of the joint venture of Haighs chocolate and Cocoa Delights deems that the venture is mostly compatible with the marketing objectives of Cocoa Delights. A statement from the CEO declares the venture will be keeping with chair of the boards statement, "By 2015 I see Cocoa Delights with a significant presence in retail chocolate in every Australian capital city". Haighs chocolate has already set up a market in Sydney, Adelaide, and Melbourne which will help with the expansion of Cocoa Delights....   [tags: Marketing, Chocolate, Marketing plan]

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Business Analysis : Business, Partnership, Joint Venture, And Corporations

- Question One Introduction Nowadays, trading between people and country become easier and easier. With the boom of economic, a consideration of starting a new business is very important. Common business structures including Sole Trader, Partnership, Joint Venture, and Corporations. Among those structures, partnership and corporations are the most popular structures for creating a business. This essay will discuss all of them point by point. Cost-Effective When we say that partnership is easy to establish, the first thing comes out is that partnership doesn 't need to be registered....   [tags: Corporation, Partnership]

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Companies International Alliance: International Joint Venture

- Introduction In the past two decades, international alliances have become a central part of companies’ competitive and growth strategies (Kale and Singh, 2009). However, alliance termination rates are reportedly over 50% (Lunnan and Haugland, 2008). This paper aims to critically examine the reasoning behind the low success rates of International Joint Ventures (IJVs). Definition Glaister, Husan and Buckley (2004, p.1) define the IJV as “two or more legally distinct organisations (the parents), each of which invests in the venture (the child) and actively participates in the decision-making activities of the jointly owned entity”....   [tags: strategies, termination, failure]

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Joint Venture between a Domestic Company and a Company from Abroad

- Government Overview After decades of military dictatorship, Brazil is one the world’s largest democracies since 1985. The constitutions adopted in 1988 declared the country a federal republic with 26 states and a federal district. Brazil has a distinct division of power between the federal and local government. The Constitutions grants the federal level with broad powers and each state has its own government that is subordinate to the federal government....   [tags: political climate in Brazil]

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Enterprise Culture & Strong Management

- Internal Assessment Strength: Enterprise culture & Strong management Tim Hortons(TH) has one of the most famous enterprise cultural construction in Canada, and it becomes a national culture. As a well-known coffee shop, TH has already created an idealized brand image. According to a resource from The Globe and Mail, the whole idea of TH is a home feeling (Friesen, 2014). In addition, RBI has the strong management team. The new leadership team has decades experience of combined restaurant industry, and included senior executives from both TH and Burger King(BK)....   [tags: Nutrition, Health, Tim Hortons, Joint venture]

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Accounting Requirements For Joint Arrangements And Operating Segments

- Date: April 2, 2015 To: The General Manager, PDA Ltd, Australia Subject: Changes in the accounting requirements for Joint Arrangements and Operating Segments 1. Introduction This report highlights the changes prescribed by the Australian Accounting Standards Board (AASB) with regards to accounting for Joint Arrangements and Operating Segments and analyses the level of compliance achieved by Origin Energy Limited in their financial statements for the Fiscal Year 2013-14. 2. Joint Arrangements The Australian Accounting Standards Board (AASB) replaced AASB131 Interest in Joint Ventures with AASB11 Joint Arrangements effective January 1, 2013....   [tags: Balance sheet, Financial statements]

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International Business Transactions and Negotiations that Cross National and Cultural Borders

- The biggest apprehensions in international business are related to transactions and negotiations crossing national as well as cultural borders. In order to make this mechanisms take place on an international base level, businesses awareness of external uncertainties needs to be tackled and turned into a beneficial dimension. Reducing risks and getting access to new markets are major goals of international co-operations such as mergers, strategic alliances, contractual forms of co-operation and international joint venture (IJVs)....   [tags: joint ventures, foreign investments, partnership]

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Management Lifecycle for Tourism Project in Sultanate

- Looking again to Omran’s profile as listed above where the company is running four different business models: business development, investment, project management and asset management. All this four models is around project lifecycle where it starts with business development that is looking into business opportunities for establishing a tourism projects around the Sultanate. Then, the project feasibility study transferred to investment department who is responsible to search for the financial funding through several channels such as has partnership with government or private entities, joint venture or fully financed by MOF....   [tags: phases, goals, venture]

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The Main Stimulus For Any Association, Location, Or Venture Is Leadership

- The main stimulus for any association, locale, or venture is leadership. While everyone one is entitled to their own distinct viewpoint on the role of leadership, there lies a controversial question of whether leaders are born or made.”. In any case, legitimate answers would chiefly depend on assessment of the different attributes that a leader ought to have. Legitimate leadership aptitudes are fundamental to the success of any organization. Proper leaders play a pivotal role in helping to settle on the right decisions at the ideal time....   [tags: Leadership, Management, Skill]

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Benefits Of Social Venture Capital

- Similar to venture capital funding, social venture capital also provides its share of advantages and disadvantages. If a social enterprise is considering social venture capital as a funding option, the following points are important to keep in mind. The advantages of social venture capital Many of the advantages of social venture capital are similar to venture capital. Enterprises are not only able to attract capital; they will also receive the experience of the investor. Social venture capitalists can provide guidance to these enterprises and therefore, guarantee they fulfil their potential quicker....   [tags: Investment, Venture capital, Finance, Capital]

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Joint Research and Development Project

- Joint R&D projects in their development and organization are supported within a network structure, that is, in a set of partners connected by a set of ties (Borgatti and Halgin, 2011). The partners can be firms and institutions of at least four different countries national or international firms and institutions, and the ties that connect partners serve as the “pipes” through which information flows (Podolny, 2001). Joint R&D projects, therefore, constitute a network structure in which each partner is considered a node of the network, and network ties represent the relationship of collaboration in the development of the joint project....   [tags: joint r&d, network project, diversity]

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Management Analysis : Venture Capital Management

- Management Summary Venture capital organizations provide funds for a variety of new business ventures and is a vital component of business creation. Venture capital acts as a catalyst for new business development and, more generally, economic growth, by providing budding organizations necessary start-up capital in exchange for either equity or debt. According to the National Venture Capital Association, venture capital investment over the past 30 years is responsible for the creation of more than 7.6 million jobs in companies generating over $1.3 trillion in revenues....   [tags: Venture capital, Investment, Finance]

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The Knee Is The Largest Joint Of The Body

- The knee is the largest joint in the body; the joint is vital in supporting an individual when performing functional movements such as walking, running and jumping (Hamill, Knutzen and Derrick, 2014). A ligamentous tissue capsule surrounds the joint, supporting the structure of the synovial membrane. The fluid produced from the synovial membrane lubricates the knee. The synovial fluid and the infrapatellar bursa – designed to cushion external forces acting on the joint - allow the joint to move smoothing during activity (Hamill et al., 2014)....   [tags: Knee, Anterior cruciate ligament, Ligament, Joint]

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Australian Private Equity And Venture Capital Association Limited

- The Australian private equity industry is faced with plenty of turmoil. Funds have plenty of capital to deploy, but the competitive market is making it hard to find enough profitable acquisitions. On top of this, the fee structure is under scrutiny is Australia, just like it is elsewhere in the world. The above topics are surely one of the key debating points at the upcoming Australian Private Equity & Venture Capital Association Limited (AVCAL) conference this week. So, what do the numbers say about the current industry outlook....   [tags: Stock market, Venture capital, Australia]

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The Venture Capital Model : A Research Project Dollars Funded By The National Institutes Of Health

- There is an opportunity loss in the research dollars funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) says Atul Varadhachary, MD, PhD,, managing partner Fannin Innovation Studio. Varadhachary says about 16% of NIH research funding goes to San Francisco and Boston. That 16% investment yields about 85% of the commercialization from all NIH funding. “From an opportunity point of view, that means as much as 84% of our hard earned NIH tax dollars are not being translated into products that improve our lives....   [tags: Entrepreneurship, Venture capital, Research]

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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]

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Discuss the Factors that might Influence the Entry Mode of an Multinational Company into Emerging Markets

- A Multinational Enterprise’s (MNE) Entry mode is a function of its goals and of the host country’s institutional and market setting. Using a three-level analysis this essay will discuss the determining factors of a firm’s entry mode decision focusing on the trade offs of Joint Ventures, Acquisitions and Greenfield . Methods of entry can be categorized as functions of equity invested by MNEs upon market entry (BarkemaiandiVermeulen,i1998). Joint-Ventures (JV) are joint ownership contracts with a local actor thereby granting access to the market through proxy....   [tags: joint ventures, acquisitions, globalization]

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Why I Am Looking At The Building A Venture Capital Company That Helps People With New Ideas

- Garage is a venture capital company that helps people with new ideas. In order to obtain early stage financing ones has to have a Compelling idea. This is something that will get the investors’ attention; this idea has to stand out. This idea will get the investor interested in your idea and would like to hear you out. If the idea is not compelling then you probably will not get any type of funding. The second thing needed for early funding is a strong management team. The team has to be talented and ready for the job at hand....   [tags: Venture capital, Startup company, Finance]

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The Joint Commission

- The standards of the Joint Commission are a foundation for an objective evaluation process the may help healthcare organizations measure, assess and improve performance. These standards are focused on organizational functions that are key for providing safe high quality care services. The Joint Commission’s standards set goal expectations of reasonable, achievable and surveyable performance of an organization. Only new standards that are relative to patient safety or care quality, have positive impact on healthcare outcomes, and can be accurately measured are added....   [tags: Survey, Healthcare, Patient Treatment]

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Is Zipcar A High Potential Venture

- Based on Criteria’s of Evaluating Venture Opportunities there are several key indicators that shows that Zipcar is indeed a high potential venture. Below are the criteria in brief 1.0 Industry & Market Market: The revolutionary concept certainly provides an alternative to public transport. Furthermore the car sharing concept is really useful for the public in a overcrowded city with limited parking & expensive parking fees. This is clearly not an untouched segment because there are other 2 competitors operating....   [tags: Zipcar Business Analysis Strategy]

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Challenges Of A New Business Venture

- Case Question on a Case A: Pandesic- The Challenges of a New Business Venture. 1.Strategy Content: a. The Product/Opportunity and Risks: The Business originate when Intel’s vice president and worldwide planning and logistics Harold Hughes noticed that there is major shift in Intel’s customer base and the increasing number of Intel customers were small “mom and pop” shops that are scattered all across areas such as southeast Asia. To meet the communication and information needs of working with a growing number of small customers, Intel and the SAP team turned to internet....   [tags: Marketing, Sales, Electronic commerce, Selling]

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Characteristics of Entrepreneurial Venture

- Schumpeter (1934) (cited in James et al. 1984) proposes five stages of behaviour, which are the characteristics of entrepreneurial venture: introduction of new goods, introduction of new method of production, opening of new markets, opening of new sources of supply, and industrial reorganisation. Fraser Doherty a young entrepreneur made his dreams come true when he set his own business of ‘Super Jam’ when he was 14 years old, using his Grand’s secret jam recipes. His goal was to make it healthier and better in taste than any other regular jams....   [tags: Entrepreneurs, Competitors, SWOT]

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The Success Of An Overseas Business Venture

- When a company is conducting business internationally, understanding the culture of the country or region, it is doing business with, as well as making sure the business fits the culture where it is doing business, is extremely important. Not understanding the culture could mean that the product or service affects the competitiveness, marketing, and could even have some political ramifications. An understanding of the country’s language, attitudes and beliefs, religion, material culture, social education, legal characteristics, and political structures can have a positive impact on the success of an overseas business venture....   [tags: Marketing, Culture, United States]

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Marketing Plan For An Independent Venture

- Marketing Srija kasara Herzing University 11/27/2016 Abstract Through the span of beginning and working an independent venture, you should make and present point by point reports to illuminate partners about your business. While these partners differ in that they may incorporate financial specialists, lenders, providers and even clients, they each of the have a tendency to have amazingly bustling timetables. Composing a brief yet entire business conceptual turns out to be critical, in light of the fact that partners may never read your full report....   [tags: Brand, Brand management, Logo, Brand equity]

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Lower Ball Joint

- The ball joint is the most critical part inside the steering system of the car and the suspension system of the car. The lower ball joint is a joint that connects the front of the wheels in the vehicle and the main axle, and allows the wheels to move freely. Due to the movement of the steering linkage, the ball joints are flexible joints, which have the design of a ball and socket. These lower ball joints are always made of hard steel, and the bearing stud and the socket is received inside the steel housing....   [tags: Automobile Care]

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Strategic Strategy Of Joint Operations

- The concept of executing joint operation goes way back to the ancient era, when armies and navies work hand-in-hand during their operations on the coast. Naval vessels were often used for transporting troops during distant expeditions as to increase military operational efficiency. The joint operations involving the Army, Navy and Air Force have the advantages to provide complementary capabilities and offer greater flexibility. Hence, more options can be explored in the deployment of subordinate forces and easier to exploit enemy’s vulnerabilities by deploying different resources depending on the current situation....   [tags: Army, Military, World War III, World war]

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Joint Terrorism Task Force

- Joint Terrorism Task Force What it is A Joint Terrorism Task Force, or JTTF, is an anti-terrorist program formed by various law enforcement agencies that include: Federal Bureau of Investigation, Department of Homeland Security, U.S Coast Guard Investigative Service, U.S Immigration and Customs Enforcement, U.S Customs and Border Protection, the Transportation and Security Administration, U.S Secret Service, Department of State Diplomatic Security Service, state and local law service, and specialized agencies such as the railroad police....   [tags: anti-terrorist programs, law enforcement agencies]

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Joint Health And Safety Committee

- Joint Health and Safety Committee The Joint Health and Safety Committee is an advisory committee that helps to create awareness of the health and safety concerns in the workplace. The committee also recognizes and identifies workplace risks, conducts inspection and makes recommendations to the employer to address the risk (Ontario Ministry of Labour, 2015). The following report is on the set-up of a Joint Health and Safety Committee for a manufacturing plant that makes baby dolls. This report will examine the policy statement, goals, set-up, minute, action-items, meeting agenda, training, audit, and inspection of a proposed Joint Health and Safety Committee....   [tags: Meetings, Meeting, Occupational safety and health]

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A Joint Tenancy With Right Of Survivorship

- Martin, who has acquired some valuable property over the years, now finds himself not knowing what to do about these issues that he is facing. With the multiple issues surrounding the mountain property that he owns, the possibility of losing his beach house getaway, and the loss of his car, Martin now turns to the help of his attorney to see what can be done to make things right. Understanding the relevant laws related to each of these issues as well as looking to the wisdom found in scripture will help lead to some resolutions and justice for Martin....   [tags: Property, Kelo v. City of New London, Property law]

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The Joint Terminal Attack Controller

- This paper briefly discusses the history of the Joint Terminal Attack Controller (JTAC) and his predecessors. Topics that are touched upon throughout the paper are historical accounts and military job skills that lead to the creation of the JTAC military occupational skill (MOS). Moreover, also covered are of some of the equipment that the JTAC and his past counterparts utilized in the past to present. In addition, this paper mentions the possibilities of future equipment and capabilities of the JTAC with new and upcoming tools at his disposal....   [tags: United States Marine Corps, United States]

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Types Of A Joint Ownership

- 7-Eleven is best described as being a joint ownership. 7-Eleven does exactly what some joint ownerships do where a business creates local business with investors in a foreign market. 7-Eleven put their stores in several countries and has done with many countries dream of doing, and they have entered market in a foreign country and have become so submerged that many people do not even know that they are not an American company. 1. One a scale of one to five, to what degrees does 7-Eleven adapt its offering in each global market....   [tags: Convenience store, 7-Eleven, Convenience]

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Teamwork Involved The Joint Action

- Teamwork involved the joint action by a team to complete a given task or fulfil an objective. In a group of five, one of whom may have the authority to act as a leader, working to achieve a group goal, with the group having collective responsibility for the outcome. The purpose of the team is to work together on a tasks or series tasks. This should be done in a way that builds a strong, positive team relationship. Strong team relationships help the team to achieve the tasks set for them. Achieving the tasks well brings satisfaction which in turn strengthens the team relationship....   [tags: Management, Leadership]

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Evaluation Of The Joint Commission ( 2016 )

- Medication errors remain one of the most common causes of unintended harm to patients, contributing to adverse events that compromise patient safety and result in a large financial burden to the health service (Cloete,2015). The Joint Commission (2016) addresses medication errors in its National Safety Goals recommending the use of at least two ways to identify individuals served. For example, use the individual’s name and date of birth. This is done to make sure that each individual served gets the correct medicine and treatment....   [tags: Nursing, Nursing theory, Nursing care plan]

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The Basic Requirements For Successful Venture Creation

- The intention to create, knowledge of what is to be created and the confidence in creating and setting up a new venture, are the three basic requirements for successful venture creation. Creating ventures without relevant knowledge can be considered as reckless even when there exist a strong inclination and intention for venture creation. Thus, appropriate entrepreneurship education is a precondition for acquiring the right exposure, knowledge and intention about entrepreneurship (Shane & Venkataraman, 2000)....   [tags: Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneur]

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Characteristics Of A Business Venture ( Burns, 2014 )

- Explanation of My GET Test Results The GET Test results show that I have certain characteristics shown by entrepreneurs. This implies that in some contexts, I may be an enterprising individual. My overall result was determined to be 74 percent. The test results that at the moment, I may not be in a position to come up with a new and innovative growth-oriented business venture (Burns, 2014). This is attributed to the fact that I still do not possess all the skills that global entrepreneurs require for them to succeed in growth-oriented entrepreneurship....   [tags: Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneur, Joseph Schumpeter]

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The Structure Of A Successful E Government Venture

- The methodology taken by the scientist to outline and add to the contextual investigations guided by three focal inquiries as pointed out in section 1 i.e. how is the structure of a successful e-government venture. What elements are in charge of the achievement and disappointment of an e-government venture. Given the high cost for the most part re-quired by e-government, is it commendable for the legislatures in the creating scene to dispatch more e-government ventures. If yes, what are the advantages....   [tags: Government, Separation of powers, Legislature]

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Capital Markets, And Direct Remote Venture

- capital markets, and direct remote venture. A decent beginning stage for the investigation of sovereign obligation is an investigation into why an autonomous nation, with inward wellsprings of financing, would need to acquire cash from outsiders. In the first place, no nation has a boundless supply of assets accessible for venture. Nations confront the same monetary decisions facing. Amid the most recent a quarter century, as the worldwide financial markets have turned out to be progressively related, the issue of sovereign obligation has turned out to be more affirmed....   [tags: Debt, Loan, Bankruptcy, Nation]

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Business Opportunity Of Voxpro, A Startup Venture

- 1.0 Introduction Entrepreneurship is generally defined as the process of taking risks to develop, arrange and mange an enterprise in a competitive market that is always transforming (Hisrich 2010, p.10). Those who carry out this process are termed as entrepreneurs and they are thought to have distinct character and personality traits that enable them to do this besides being leaders and innovative individuals. Schumpeter, a twentieth century economist, noted that entrepreneurship entails various conditions such as the production of new products and services, a change in production methods, transformation of the market and emergence of a new market, new sources of materials and new firms or...   [tags: Customer service, Technical support, Customer]

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Best Teas for Joint Pain Relief

- Best Teas for Joint Pain Relief Joint pain is one of the greatest inconveniences that can hamper our mobility. It manifests as an inflammation which is usually characterized by swollen joints, redness, loss of joint function, and stiffness. Joint pain has many potential treatments. Some rely on conventional medicine which can be found effective but to some it may cause side effects due to over-dependence. If you’ve found you were not getting the relief you want through medications, you can substitute effective all-natural relief found in herbal remedies....   [tags: nettle, burdock root, green, echinacea, ginger]

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Joint Ownership Of Leasehold Or Freehold Property

- Joint ownership of leasehold or freehold property is well formulated under the English Law. The English law imposes various restrictive statutes that acts as guidelines and provide sufficient evidence of the terms of the agreement between the parties in agreement. Declaring interests before a transaction provides clarity about the intentions of the parties involved as well as helping in avoiding disputes in the future. There has been some uncertainty pertaining the position of joint owners in the English jurisdiction....   [tags: Law, Real estate, Property law, Lease]

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Joint Air Of Surface Standoff Missile

- Introduction The AGM-158 JASSM (Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile is a an autonomous, long-range missile designed by the US Air force (USAF) in early 2000. It was an air-to-ground and precision standoff missile that was designed primarily for the US Air Force. The main purpose for this 2000lbs weapon is to offer high capability and the precision in destroying stationary and re-locatable targets. The project to build this flexible weapon that be integrated into various platforms such as B-1, B-2, B-52, F-16 and F-15E aircraft ran into serious difficulty at some point in 2009 and it was suspended for 3 months and was also in danger of cancellation following a series of failed tests....   [tags: Project management, Management]

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Effectiveness Of Us And Mexican Joint Efforts

- This study will analyze the effectiveness of US and Mexican joint efforts to reduce the amount of drugs being trafficked into the United States and the efforts to reduce the level violence and political instability that the growth of the drug trade has brought to Mexico, Latin America and the region. Although narcotics and the violence that results from it, is a not new phenomenon to Mexico, it has been appreciably more widespread and extreme during the last fifteen years, as Mexico replaced the Columbian Medellin and Cali cartels as the number one distributors of cocaine and Marijuana to the United States and abroad....   [tags: Illegal drug trade, Smuggling, Drug cartel, Drug]

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Business Structure Of The Entertainment Industry

- Part B There are different types of business structure that can be utilised in the media and entertainment industry as because the entertainment industry is quite dynamic and challenging in nature. Each promoter in the entertainment industry should use the business structure they find to be most appropriate in addressing their business needs and to avoid he issues that will arise in the future. There are some business structures promoters could use in the entertainment industry to promote events and gain finance, like: Partnership Partnership is the relationship that exists between persons carrying on a business in common with a view to profit....   [tags: Partnership, Corporation]

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Sample Resume : My Mini Venture Project

- For my Mini-venture project, I offered portrait photography sessions. These sessions were designed to give students the opportunity to get quality photographs taken for their pleasure at a very low cost. These sessions took place over the weekend of the 24th and 25th on either the Dalhousie campus or at a park close by. Starting up a photography business in Halifax in a very short amount of time was both challenging and exciting. Each session consisted of a 25-minute photo-taking period and included 5 or more edited photographs....   [tags: Advertising, Marketing, Photography, Poster]

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A New Venture Innovation Within Higher Education

- The purpose of the following report is to successfully promote a new venture innovation within higher education. The overall aim is to create higher levels of passion, motivation and engagement among both teachers and students. This will be demonstrated through the creation of an online crowdsourcing platform designed for the betterment of all that are a part of higher education. However, unlike current crowdsourcing and crowdfundraising platforms the new venture offers the ability to donate time, knowledge and funds to those seeking it within higher education....   [tags: Education, Higher education, Teacher, Student]

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A New Business Venture : The Formation Of A Business And The Riches Connected With It

- A new business venture you would like to start. Entrepreneurship is more than the formation of a business and the riches connected with it. It is centered on the formation of another venture that serves society and rolls out a positive improvement. Business people can make incredible firms that show execution, authority, notoriety, and life span. Illustrations of new undertakings that have made a noteworthy commitment to life in our day are given Franchising has developed throughout the years as a prevalent type of dispatching into an entrepreneurial endeavor ....   [tags: Franchising, Business model, Marketing, Coffee]

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The New World A Prosperous Venture For Other Empires

- French in America Deeming the New World a prosperous venture for other empires, the French decided to try their hand at colonization. After a few failed attempts in Spanish Florida, Jacques Cartier set off in search of the Northwest Passage, and in doing so founded the great lakes and the Canadian colonies of Quebec and Montreal. The French took a very different approach than their counter-parts and attempted to make friends by building bonds and alliances with the natives in hopes to build a profitable fur trade throughout their colonies....   [tags: American Revolution, British Empire, Colonialism]

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A Nurse That Will Venture Into Today 's Care Setting

- A nurse that will venture into today’s care setting must be one that not only cares for the patient, but also cares for that patient’s family. A patient’s family is defined by King as an open systems theory as a social structure that has an impact on the growth and development of a person, Neuman’s system theory suggests that each individual is separate although they influence the structure the family unit, then Roy’s adaptation theory includes the community in the definition of the context of family (Potts & Manleco, 2012)....   [tags: Health care, Health care provider, Patient]

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How does Intelligence help the Joint Force Commander

- Intelligence is a critical component of joint planning and execution. Through the prism of Phase 0 (zero) Shaping, intelligence relates the realities of the operational environment before hostilities including an assessment of current economic, political, and cultural dynamics. Yet, throughout the subsequent phases of operational planning, analysts can also develop concise estimates on friendly and enemy centers of gravity (COG), thereby introducing not only the triggers of adversarial activity but at what point friendly forces can maneuver with maximum decisiveness....   [tags: Military]

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Joint Force And Integration Of The Unmanned Aircraft Systems ( Uass )

- Introduction (I Tubs) In today’s operating environment, there is an ever increasing need for organizational change in order to remain relevant and effective against our enemies. This is primarily due to the ever evolving and adapting threat which presents itself in many forms, from the Islamic State of Iraq and Levant (ISIL) to more traditional actors such as Russia, China, and North Korea. While all areas of the U.S. Military must cope with this organizational change, this paper will focus on that associated with Joint Force and integration of the Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UASs)....   [tags: Unmanned aerial vehicle, MQ-1 Predator]

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Philip K Dick's Time Out of Joint

- What is Reality. What is reality. This is the question Philip K. Dick poses in his book, Time Out of Joint. Dick strategically uses literary devices such as narrative structure and symbolism in order to comment on one’s perception of what is real, and what is fiction. By making “time out of joint” and allowing a shift in moral power within his novel, Dick exposes the feelings of paranoia and insecurity that were experienced during the fifties, when Dick wrote this novel, but implies that there is hope that peace can still be attained....   [tags: what is reality? book review]

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The Podcast, Social Twerk, And The Joint Creation Of A Podcast

- Finally my last effort to advocate for social change in the community was through the joint creation of a podcast. While my other change efforts listed above dealt more specifically with events and organizing, this podcast served as a living conversation among practitioners, social workers and other providers in the Austin area. I wanted to make some of these overarching ideas surrounding women’s healthcare more readily available to a larger audience. The podcast, Social Twerk, is a five part podcast featuring a handful of professionals discussing the issues surrounding women’s healthcare in Texas and their recommendations for creating the social change needed....   [tags: Social work, Sociology, Social justice, Interview]

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Perspectives toward the Divided Korea in Joint Security Area

- Joint Security Area (JSA) is a South Korean film which deals with the relationship between North Korea and South Korea. In the film, two North Korean soldiers are murdered near the border. Sophie, an officer from the Neutral Nations Supervisory Commission, investigates the incident. With evidence and information, she tries to find the truth of the incident. In JSA, the incident takes a place in 1999. North Korea and South Korea have been divided after the Korean War ends in 1953. Although around 50 years passed after the division, its influences remain and the film describes them....   [tags: South Korean film analysis]

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Traditional Joint Family Norms Within China

- Family has a supreme position in the care diamond in China, no matter in the provision or finance dimensions. Firstly, from the service provision perspective, the older care services in China involves all the children (both daughters and sons, but placing more responsibility on sons) in the family, which is continuous with traditional joint family norms (Ochiai, 2009). Concerning with the living modes of older people, older people in urban China are more likely to live in nuclear households instead of extended families after the mid-1990s (Whyte, 2005)....   [tags: Family, Extended family, Geriatrics]

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The Rotator Cuff Complex

- The rotator cuff muscles play a vital role in dynamic stability of the shoulder and glenohumeral joint. The glenohumeral joint is a shallow socket that allows for multiple directional movements through the frontal, sagittal, and transverse planes. The glenohumeral joint has the widest range of motion of all the joints in the body. The shoulder complex contains three bones: the scapula, the clavicle, and the humerus providing shape, support, and biomechanical form. The repetitive and forceful external rotation of the humerus is the primary cause of micro-trauma in competitive athletes resulting in anterior instability....   [tags: the GH joint]

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The British Manufacturer Of Construction Equipment

- JCB, the British manufacturer of construction equipment planned their expansion to India in 1979. The laws at the time required foreign investors to partner with local Indian companies, forcing JCB to enter into a joint venture with Escorts, an Indian engineering company. JCB only had a minority stake in the joint venture, but they saw the potential for growth in the Indian construction market and wanted to gain access before their competitors also realized the potential. Because Escort was one of the largest manufacturers of tractors in India, JCB did not want their technologies leaked into Escorts, who could become a direct competitor and cause JCB to lose its competitive advantage....   [tags: Investment, Economics, Competitor analysis]

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Patient With Knee Pain

- Mrs Jones is a 65 year old white female patient, who medical history is unremarkable and current medical diagnosis is Joint Pain –L/Leg LOC PRIM Osteoart-L/Leg. Patient has experience pain to left knee about one years ago, received injection to left knee but did not help with pain , pain became worse. Mrs. Jones under went her 1st surgery 09/17/2013 Mrs. Jones was in a hospital for four days and took part in home health physical therapy for two weeks but experienced no improvement. Initial physical therapy diagnosis is TKR....   [tags: joint paint]

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The Following Business Metaphors : Business As A Journey And My New Venture

- According to Lewis (2007), “Metaphors are statements that make comparisons between objects, some literally spelled out, others implied” (p.119). Metaphors shape and define our way of thinking and are often common practices with businesses. How we effectively communicate depends on our word choice. Words, more specifically metaphors, bring what we are trying to say come to life. Therefore, metaphors are useful when trying to communicate ideas that are difficult to understand. They use familiar objects as their vehicles to “make a point or reinforce a point” (Miller, 2008, para 6 & 7)....   [tags: Management, Strategic management]

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