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Framing As A Liberal News Outlet

- In United States politics, it is evident that media helps persuade or dissuade peoples’ perceptions of those who run for public offices. Traditionally, news media cohere to a baseline ideology or platform and cover news, politics, and stories by the beliefs of the chosen ideology. For instance, a very liberal news outlet could characterize a story about Bernie Sanders in a very appealing fashion while a very conservative news outlet could cover the same information negatively. Framing is how media and other groups organize and perceive events in daily society....   [tags: Immigration to the United States, United States]

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Thoracic Outlet Syndrome With Rehab

- Thoracic Outlet Syndrome With Rehab Thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS) is a group of signs and symptoms that happen when the vein, artery, or nerves that supply your arm and hand are squeezed (compressed). To reach your arm, all of these have to pass through a tight space under your collarbone and above your top rib (thoracic outlet). There are three types of TOS: • Compression of the nerves that supply your arm and hand is called neurogenic TOS. Most people with TOS have this type. • Compression of the vein that returns blood from your arm and hand (subclavian vein) is called venous TOS....   [tags: Physical exercise, Stretching, Exercise]

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The Outlet : Social Media

- The Outlet: Social Media Social media communication is an easy out to confronting our personal failures and when we don 't confront these failures we separate ourselves further and further from the social normal. When us kids are too shy to talk to people face to face we are given an outlet through the internet where we can forget about our insecurities and hide behind a computer screen instead of confronting the problem. We actually even make the problem worse by hiding who we really are and finding our safe haven in our social media accounts....   [tags: Communication, Family, Social media, Grandparent]

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Buddy 's, A Sub Outlet

- Buddy’s, a sub outlet, serves classic comfort food with a healthy twist to the people of Charlotte, North Carolina. Buddy’s menu embraces a variety of food from signature subs, hot dogs, sliders, soups and salads. Buddy’s unconventional cuisine developed as a result of a grow-ing diverse population in Charlotte, North Carolina. Buddy’s has chosen the Charlotte area as its primary location because it consists of both families and young professionals relocating to this city due to the growing job market, low cost of living and the ever changing comforts of southern climate....   [tags: Marketing, Franchising, Franchise]

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Retail vs Outlet Shopping

- "The average outlet shopper spend over two hours at the outlet mall (60 percent longer than at regional miles malls), and the average expenditure per outlet visit per shopper is 79 percent higher than at regional malls” (Couglan and Soberman, 6-7). Retailing dates back all the way back to 6,000 BC, when it was known as the bartering system. It was introduced by Guzman 2 Mesopotamia tribes, and then adopted by Phoenicians. During this time, money was not yet invented so people would trade goods....   [tags: Purchasing, Merchandise]

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The Dangers Of Drinking As A Social Outlet For Students

- USC’s community goes to substantial extents to ensure that their students feel comfortable on campus. Unfortunately, a healthy lifestyle is often neglected on campus due to the party scene, extensive costs, and inefficient gym. Although parties function as a social outlet for students, they often lead to an unhealthy lifestyle. The USC community attempts to prevent harm from coming to its students through superfluous means. For example, students are aware of the fact that they have campus cruiser and uber for all emergencies....   [tags: Personal life, Nutrition, Obesity, Safety]

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Education Is An Outlet For Personal Growth And Understanding

- While Education ought to be an outlet for personal growth and understanding, it is growing less probable that students can afford a well-rounded college experience. Instead, their experience typically results in a compilation of four years’ worth of memorized facts without very much actual understanding or growth. What is a broke college kid to do if they find themselves without work after all their years in school. If their education truly did consist primarily of memorized information, then there is very little they can do....   [tags: Education, College, University, Student]

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The Gothic as an Outlet for the Repression of the Society

- The Gothic as an Outlet for the Repression of the Society The gothic is shown as an outlet for the repression of the society in many ways. In Jane Eyre, immorality, women, madness and sexual desires/passions are being suppressed to ensure that they do not occur on the surface. However, the Gothic uses archetypal symbols, unexpressed passions, the double, madness, death, darkness and supernatural as an outlet for repression. Irrational and aberrant desires are shunned upon in any conservative society that functions on reason and logic....   [tags: Papers]

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Media As A Military Outlet Post 9 / 11

- The increasing role of media as a military outlet post 9/11 has led many political scientists to address the War on Terror as a war of words. Western and Arab news outlets, across the political spectrum, have portrayed interrelated and sequentially organized stories to weave certain ideological desires within their target audiences, to achieve specific objectives. In political science discourses, these stories are referred to as “narratives”. This paper will explore narratives documented by Western and Arab media through a critical examination of “Control Room”, a documentary by film maker Jehane Noujaim....   [tags: Iraq, Iraq War, United States]

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The Social Media Outlet Orkut, Operated By Google

- An increasingly global environment and society has led to increased demand for modes of communication that transcend borders. This motivation to connect globally has led to an explosion of social media networks around the world. As defined by the case, the social media outlet Orkut, operated by Google, articulated a clear demand for global interconnection and the challenges an international company faces when navigating in a social media space in a country with limited consumer protection. As Google learned, operating a social network site in Brazil is a very complicated endeavor, and one that resembles a cyber version of the Wild West....   [tags: Social network service, Facebook, Orkut, MySpace]

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Video Game Violence: Therapeutic Outlet or Perpetuating Violence?

- ... According to the article contained in the Harvard Mental Health Letter, Violent Video Games and Young People, they argue against this notion of therapeutic release. They use sources and research date from both the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) when talking about how detrimental video game violence is to children, especially those that start out playing video games like this at a young age. “Both the AAP and AACAP reason that children learn by observing, mimicking, and adopting behaviors—a basic principle of social learning theory” (“Violent Video Games”)....   [tags: a release, sensitization to violence]

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Painting Nails : Creative Outlet For Self Expression

- Painting nails is a creative outlet for self-expression and can aid in complementing one’s style; complex techniques and designs have emerged throughout the evolution of nail painting, but can be easily tackled with a systematic approach. As one dives into nail painting endeavors, it is easy to make a mistake and become frustrated. Obstacles ranging from difficulty in painting with one’s non dominant hand to accidentally smudging the paint may push one to abandon the effort altogether. Fortunately, the art of painting one’s nails is a simple task that can be mastered through practice, a methodical system of filing, applying a base coat, and applying a final coat with even brush strokes....   [tags: Manicure, Nail care, Pedicure, Hand]

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Mrs. Hayashi's Creative Outlet

- Mrs. Hayashi’s Creative Outlet Women who assume the traditional role of staying at home to care for their children and their household responsibilities often need a creative outlet to express themselves, their ideas, or just to get away from monotony they experience in the day after day domestic routine. Many women find various forms of art a fulfilling way to satisfy their need for personal expression. Similarly, in the short story “Seventeen Syllables” by Hisaye Yomamoto, the “stay-at-home-mom”, Tome Hayashi, discovers that she possesses a talent for writing haikus and finds it very fulfilling, as she is able to express herself well through the mere seventeen syllables contained in a haik...   [tags: Seventeen Syllables Hisaye Yomamoto Essays]

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The Power of Writing in Louder than a Bomb, Freedom Writers and Finding Forrester

- The power of writing is not only limited to telling a story on a piece of paper, but can help many grow wiser as individuals and bring many closer as a community. Finding Forrester, Louder Than A Bomb and Freedom Writers depicted the growth of maturity in the characters personalities alongside with improving their writing and reading skills. In these films, writing was used as a life-changing tool for the characters to expand their personal point of view. The characters in these films needed mentorship to realize the power of their life experiences and used the writing process as a safe and productive outlet of their emotions and feelings....   [tags: Films, Mentorship, Outlet]

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Boom,Pow,Bang!: A Positive Outlook on Video Games

- ... Video games have become a popular topic of interest to many people,not just the youth community.Video games,especially violent ones,are also a popular way of entertainment to many who enjoy the thrill of being involved in a story or event.Though there may be detrimental details surrounding video games,violent video games are beneficial because video games improve a persons mental release and improve various skills and abilities. Violent video games help with mental release in people.As told in article “shooting in thw dark” by,Benedict Carey,” video games are a form of venting emotions.Goverment statistics show the number of violent youth offenders fell to 224 violent offenders per 100...   [tags: violence, outlet, sensitivity]

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Hip Hop Lyrics: Inherently Destructive or a Necessary Outlet?

- From her 1999 collection of essays entitled When Chickenheads Come Home to Roost...My Life as a Hip-Hop Feminist, music writer Joan Morgan explores the notion that while many people condemn the destructive lyrics commonly associated with hip-hop as excessively vulgar displays of masculinity, these musical messages may actually serve as outlets for young African American men to express their pain and depression. Morgan continues in her essay by outlining suggested responses for her audience of young black women to not only discourage this destructive behavior within their male counterparts, but also protect themselves from being victimized by these troubled men....   [tags: Music]

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Music in Annie in 1920-1930

- ... Some of the greatest jazz musicians appeared on indie labels: Gennett, Paramount, and Oken (Tyle). One jazz musician stands out among the rest as an iconic figure of the twenties: Louis Armstrong. Armstrong played his trumpet ever since he was a boy and by the time the twenties came, he was the best of the best. One of his songs, “Hello Dolly,” was performed many times with Armstrong and his band. This song is very jazzy, includes simple catchy lyrics/melodies, upward glisses, which provide a fun and swinging feel, a jazz beat by the drum set in the back, a trumpet solo, and includes an instrument almost known for specifically playing jazz music: the saxophone....   [tags: the roaring 20's, music as an outlet]

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The Success of Value Retail from a Consumer Perspective

- CONTENTS 1. Introduction 2. Main body 2.1 Basic information about Bicester Village and Value Retail 2.2 Motivation 2.3 Consumer Decision Making 2.4 Culture 3. Conclusions/ Recommandations 4. References 1. Introduction An outlet store is a retail channel which allows the manufacturers to sell stocks directly to consumers (Wikipedia,2013). Although people may hold the misperception that products in outlet stores do not have the same quality as good as those sold in the department store, a research conducted by Fowler and Clodfelter (2001) indicates that besides the prices, there are hardly any differences between products sold in the two chan...   [tags: outlet shopping, Bicester Village, UK market]

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The Effects Of Alcohol Outlets On The City Of Los Angeles

- Alcohol outlets, throughout this context also includes, but not limited to, taverns, bars, liquor stores etc. But before we take a direct look at Baltimore, we need to also need to compare other cities. These alcohol outlets have shown, not only to affect Baltimore, but also other cities that have a high density of outlets. I will take a look at a study conducted by the Center for disease Control and prevention. The study showed that in cities similar to Baltimore—those with a population less than or equal to 200,000—the link between high alcohol outlet density and violence have a positive correlation between the two [Thornton et....   [tags: Crime, Violent crime, Violence]

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Outlets Must be On Their Toes to Compete in Today's Market

- Innovation & creativity is the order of the day. Outlets, especially in the retail industry, have to be on their toes, providing the optimum service quality to its customer in order to make & hold their position in the market. As comparison spices up in different domains & verticals of the organized retail game, as many of the foreign players are entering to India & other Indian retail brands consolidating & expanding with a vengeance, one cannot afford to relax & take the customers lightly. Service quality is of the paramount importance when one talks about delivering the services to customers....   [tags: customers, gap, quality]

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Disaster Preparedness: Zombie Apocalypse Campaign Through Relevant Media Outlets

- One fateful afternoon in 2011, David Daigle, Associate Communication Director, at the Center for Disease Control (CDC), purchased eighty-seven dollars worth of zombie related stock photography – convinced that this would be the key to engaging a young and media savvy audience in a conversation about disaster preparedness. Daigle concluded – based on his personal affinity to zombie culture – that there are a similarities to the items one would need in a disaster kit and to those necessary to survive a zombie attack and that this unique connection would be relevant to a zombie crazed society....   [tags: communication strategies, zombie culture]

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Analysis Of Mcdonald 's ' Establishing A Pure Vegetarian Section Within The Outlets Of Restaurants

- ASSESSMENT THREE APPLIED MANAGEMENT Individual Critical Review McDonald: - “Establishing a pure vegetarian section within the outlets of McDonald’s to provide quality vegetarian food options to satisfy vegetarian customers”. Table of Content.  Introduction 3  Team Evaluation –review 4  Team Evaluation-improvement 4  Project Evaluation review 4  Project Evaluation-improvement 4  Management concept and...   [tags: Research, Scientific method]

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The Use Of Subliminal Persuasion Is Essential For Many Media Outlets Now Days

- The art of subliminal persuasion is essential for many media outlets now days. In “Health Risks of Resettlement.”, The Valley News Live very own Bradford Arick argues that refugees from overseas are a health risk and are better off not coming in at all. Arick started off strong referencing the CDC, and even what appeared to be very credible sources. But it all quickly fell apart after blatantly obvious persuasion is littered throughout the rest of the article. Michael Ignatieff of the New York Times argues it differently in his opinion article “The Refugee Crisis Isn’t a ‘European Problem’....   [tags: Rhetoric, Regulatory Focus Theory, Persuasion]

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Students Exposed to Underage Sexual Behavior, Sexual Content in Media, and Social Media Outlets

- The purpose of this paper is to discuss a principal’s practical experience in his middle school regarding his observations and opinions of his student population. The focus of the population is middle school students (children) who have been exposed and/or involved in underage sexual behavior, and/or students exposed to sexual content in the media and social media outlets. The results of this interview are compared to our theoretical learning from our textbook. After attending UCLA and the University of Nairobi in Kenya, Irvine Unified School District (IUSD) South Lake Middle School Principal Bruce Baron received his Bachelor’s degree from UCI....   [tags: Sexual Content in Media, Social media Outlets]

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Exploring the Idea of Discourse Comunity and Relating It to the Drama Club of the Jackson High School

- For my project III ethnography I am researching and observing the Jackson High School Drama Departments production of Annie: The Musical. The importance of this community is that it makes students involved be on there best behavior in order to participate. They have to stay of of trouble and be able to maintain a GPA that is required to be in the group. This group is also important because it is an expressive outlet that allows the students to be whoever they want to be. The drama department is made up of students from kindergarten to twelfth grade that attend Jackson city schools....   [tags: expressive outlets for students]

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Taking a Look at Music Censorship

- Music censorship has been debated since the beginning of recording history. The censoring of music is the practice of restricting free access to musical works. Songs with strong language, racist views, or harmful references will have warning labels on them. There are currently no laws regarding the censorship of music. Censorship originated from a wide variety of motivations, including moral, political, military or religious reasons. The censoring of music is incorrect and should be eradicated....   [tags: cultural reflections and outlets]

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Media’s Power On Urban Movements

- Introduction "The revolution will not be televised. The revolution will not be brought to you by Xerox in four parts without commercial interruptions. There will be no pictures of pigs shooting down brothers in the instant replay and women will not care if Dick finally gets down with Jane because Black people will be in the street looking for a brighter day. The revolution will not be televised."(Scott-Heron). This poem is from the 1970. Forty-three years later it is still relevant to past and current media opposition of movements they view as a threat....   [tags: mass communication, media outlets, urban movements]

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Why Romeo and Juliet's Relationship was Doomed from the Outset

- Why Romeo and Juliet's Relationship was Doomed from the Outset Romeo & Juliet is a story known around the world for its tragedy, and this tragedy is all to do with Romeos and Juliet’s relationship. As Romeo and Juliet get closer and closer more people are caught up in the relationship path and everyone is affected. The relationship is influenced by several different factors. Some of them being, the feud between The House of Montague’s and The House of Capulet, the role of fate, the Friar, The Nurse as they are both Romeo and Juliet’s most trusted acquaintance and surrogate parents....   [tags: Free Romeo and Juliet Essays]

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Should Media Outlets Be Allowed To Spread Rumors?

- Every day the news airs and people trust that they hear the truth. Sometimes there are disasters on a national level, and folks want to know what the current situation is. Other times there are regular news updates that the general public wants to listen to and be able to trust that they are accurate. The constant want for trustworthy news can create problems for the people who are eager to find out more because there are no stipulations saying what aired has to be unquestionably truthful. The news media should not be allowed to share rumors because it is detrimental to finding out what is truly going on, using lies and gossip to get more ratings and viewers is not ethical, and sometimes a l...   [tags: national crisis, untrue information]

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Mythology Retold Through Entertainment Outlets

- Mythology Retold Through Entertainment Outlets The world of Art and Architecture has continually provided the tools to communicate many differing concepts or ideas such as political ideologies like socialism to simple folk-tales or intricate narratives. The elements of Greek Art and Architecture and its direct connection to mythology is the main focus of this essay. I will present the comparison of a "new" representation of a Greek Temple used in the set design of, The Clash of the Titans; to the original where its influence is traced to the classic of all Greek Temples, the Parthenon....   [tags: Myth Mythology Greek Essays]

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Should Students Be Legal? Facebook And Other Social Outlets Alike?

- Facebook friendship ethics, in regards to whether teachers and students should be allowed to be friends over Facebook and other social outlets alike, is a sometimes overlooked ethical issue, but also equally important in its own right. It is particularly an issue when sexual predators hold the position as a teacher, friend a student, and have unmonitored private messaging between. For me, the ethics and or professionalism behind the issue is purely situational. There are certain situations when online communication can be beneficial and should be encouraged....   [tags: Ethics, Education, Teacher, Social media]

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The Internet and How Society Consumes Media

- Currently our society is in the midst of a media shift. Although there is still a need for traditional media, online media is finding its place in consumers needs. It’s important for professionals in the journalism industry to take note and understand the direction this change is taking. Gaskins and Jerit (2012) contributed their research on this topic and introduce it by sharing, “these findings have important implications for researchers and industry executives who seek to understand the changing nature of the media environment and its effects on the mass public” (p....   [tags: Traditional Media Outlets, Internet]

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Plastic Bags Should Be Substitued By a More Environmentally-Friendly Product

- 1.0 Introduction Plastic bags are widely used as an easy medium for packaging items purchased from groceries and shopping outlets. However, the irresponsible use of plastic bags has led to a number of impacts; particularly towards the environment. The negative implications on the use of plastic bags causes conflict where there is a need for the manufacture of plastic bags, especially the usual conventional bags used for shopping, to be reduced or banned. This brings up questions on whether the roles of these plastic bags should be substituted with a product that is more environmental-friendly such as reusable grocery bags as part of the solution for the banning of plastic bags....   [tags: groceries, shopping outlets, littering]

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The Internet and Digitalization

- ... New developments in communication have similarly led newspapers and broadcast news to create websites from which they deliver. According to Boczkowski (2005), around 1995 newspapers relied on the Internet as their preferred non-print publishing environment; in 1998 more than 750 American newspapers offered their news on websites (Boczkowski, 2005). Recently, Newspapers have created online platforms to engage with the public, who is turning to a popular form of user-generated content, reader comments on newspaper websites, to participate in democratic discourse....   [tags: media, web-based-outlets]

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The Role the Media Played in Helping the United States Join World War II

- ... Film, radio and government posters contained forms of propaganda that appealed to the emotions of American citizens. Navarro quoted a quote from President Franklin Roosevelt “Hostilities exist. There is no blinking at the fact that that our people, our territory and our interests are in grave danger.” (said by Roosevelt) fueled the American citizen to join the support of participating in World War II. Propaganda posters instituted by the government were one method used to appeal to the American citizens....   [tags: leaers of the Allied forces, media outlets]

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Gender Biases and Sexism in Writers

- Gender biases are what our society has been trying to avoid for decades. However in many instances it plays a huge role on the outcome of creative outlets. Writing is generally a very personal reflection on some ones values, views and opinions. What role does gender play on someone’s writing style. Could an entire book of poetry revolve around the author being a male or female. Sexism is an issue that has plagued our world for hundreds of years. Ideas that women belong in the kitchen and men should be under the hood of a car are prevalent in every society....   [tags: Creative Outlets, Writers, Authors, Poets]

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Advertising Methods Used Via Media Outlets

- Introduction I will be organising a campaign that will be taking place in the well-known theme park (Thorpe Park). The idea is to attract more customers and raise maximum profit. The campaign I have chosen to do is Winter Wonderland which will be aimed at everyone but mainly couples and families. I have thought of this idea because in Thorpe Park there are no winter events so therefore I wish to close this gap in the market and also build a higher reputation to the park. My aim is to make sure all customers meet their needs giving them an opportunity to enjoy a different sort of excitement which will mean building new rides and other services alongside....   [tags: Advertisement, Customers]

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The Effect Of Three Variables, Air Temperature, And Water Flow Rate

- The purpose of this experiment is to compare the effects of three variables, air flow rate, air temperature, and water flow rate, on cooling ability of a slatted, counter-current cooling tower. Additionally, the three variables will be compared based on the closure of a water mass balance and energy balance of the cooling tower. In a slatted, counter-current cooling tower, warm water enters the top of the tower and flows down a series of slatted inserts inside of tower. An air source is introduced at the base of tower, which flows up the tower....   [tags: Temperature, Thermodynamics, Absolute zero]

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Dell’s Online Products and Services

- ... 2) Development of Dell’s digital strategy Internal influences: -Corporative objectives and strategy: Dell Computer's strategy was built around a number of core elements: build-to-order manufacturing, mass customization, partnerships with suppliers, just-in-time components inventories, direct sales, market segmentation, customer service, and extensive data and information sharing with both supply partners and customers. -Marketing strategy: External influences: -Competitor strategies: Lenovo: Lenovo adopts “protect/attack” strategy by: 1) Expanding and maintaining leading market share in the Chinese market....   [tags: build-to-order manufacturing, partnerships]

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Al Jazeera and CNN

- The issues that accompany the differences of not-profit and profit media outlets have developed exponentially in the last decade, in which profit media has become more concentrated and there has been an increasing need for not-profit media outlets, such as Al Jazeera. The Cable News Network (CNN) is a profit media giant based out of the United States and has been a leader in domestic and international news since it’s creation in 19801. Al Jazeera is a not-profit media outlet that has provided an unbiased opinion and has been recognized on an international level in the recent years following their reports on Osama Bin Laden in 20012....   [tags: Direct Coverage, Media Bias]

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Power relations and the London Riots

- The 2011 London Riots was one of those spontaneous events that sparked intense media coverage and called upon the government leaders to adopt new policies amidst the changing political climate. For this reason, I will be using the London riots as a case study to discuss the effects of social media networks on the power relations between the mainstream media and the acting government during a spontaneous event. I argue that a spontaneous event such as the London riots, allows the mainstream media to exercise greater independence and power over the government, who are limited to operating from a reactionary position....   [tags: Relationship Between Government and Media]

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Marketing Team Of International Consultants Inc.

- The marketing team of International Consultants Inc. (ICI) began an analysis of the feasibility of expanding the sales of American Training Incorporated (ATI) products into international markets. Mexico and Canada appeared to be the logical initial markets; however, the study showed that other Latin American country should also be considered further The marketing team determined strategies and media for advertising the products in each of the prospective countries, as well as locations of sales....   [tags: Retailing, Online shopping, Shopping mall, Sales]

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International Expansion: A Feasibility Study

- INTERNATIONAL EXPANSION: A FEASIBILITY STUDY INTRODUCTION The marketing team of International Consultants Inc. (ICI) began an analysis of the feasibility of expanding the sales of American Training Incorporated (ATI) products into international markets. Mexico and Canada appeared to be the logical initial markets; however, the study showed that other Latin American country should also be considered further The marketing team determined strategies and media for advertising the products in each of the prospective countries, as well as locations of sales....   [tags: Business Analysis]

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Microbial Contamination in Meat

- DISCUSSION Microbial contamination in meat depend on the way the animal is slaughtered and eviscerated and the means by which the meat is normally handled and stored in terms of time and temperature. They also rely on sanitized conditions in the slaughterhouses (Brown and Baird-Parker, 1982). Chemicals, salt, low temperature, heat and irradiation practices have been used to eradicate, slow down or decrease pathogens in food and food products. Antimicrobials organic agent of organic acids such as lactic acid, and acetic acid have been used as food preservatives and are usually documented as safe (GRAS) (Branen et al., 1990)....   [tags: biochemical anaysis]

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Pre Marital Intercourse And High School Levels

- Pre-marital intercourse is larger in the grade school and high school levels compared to the college level. Pre-marital intercourse in the grade school group is 85%, and 75% for the high school group, whereas the college is 42%. The grade school group is involved with pre-marital coitus between the ages 16 and 20 seven times more than the college group. According to table 146 “The college group derives 4 to 21 percent of its pre-marital outlet from intercourse; the high school group derives 26 to 54 percent of its outlet from that source; but the grade school group depends on coitus for 40 to 70 percent of its total pre-marital outlet.”(p.349)....   [tags: Sexual intercourse, Human sexuality]

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Heating Policies At Different Switching Times

- This chapter includes the results obtained for the introduced three heating policies at different switching times. The air inlet and outlet temperatures and humidities as well as the solids temperature and moisture content evolution are displayed and explained in details hence; the optimum switching time for each scheme can be easily determined. The effect of the bed partitioning to 4, 10 and 50 sections is examined with respect to all parameters under concern. The above calculations are conducted both when constant rate drying conditions are assumed and when the intra-particle mass transfer diffusion resistance is taken into consideration....   [tags: Thermodynamics, Temperature, Water vapor]

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Canada Promotes Equality And Inclusiveness For All Of Its People

- Canada emphasises equality and inclusiveness for all of its people. The notion of multiculturalism is often referred to as one of Canada’s major accomplishments and a distinctive element of Canadian identity. Immigration has played an integral part in the development of multiculturalism within Canada. Diaspora refers to a large group of people with a similar heritage or homeland who have since moved out to places all over the world (“Diaspora” Elieser Ben Rafael). Many diasporas’ want to keep in touch with their homeland, this is seen with the hundreds of alternative media outlets that are created to counteract mainstream media....   [tags: Mass media, Newspaper]

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Project On Web Analytics Using R

- Project 1: Web Analytics using R Team: spideRman Deepan Vishal Thulasi Vel Dharini Balasubramanian Kirubhakaran Gnanabalan Nirmal Chandrasingh Table of Contents Executive Summary 2 Business Case 3 Methodology 3 Model Building: 3 Multiple variable Linear regression 6 Creating R Shiny Application 9 Challenges 13 Reference: 13 Executive Summary If you think building a model is tough, try building it. The idea of this project was to help the audience understand maximum out of a model....   [tags: Regression analysis, Forecasting]

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Holding Out Analysis

- In our lifetime we will encounter several things in which we will have no control over… things such as natural disasters and the equally irrepressible: actions, thoughts, and feelings of others. In the same light, you, and only you, have complete and utter control of yourself. In the film “Holding Out,” four college-aged women demonstrate the ultimate self-control in a “man fast,” where they are to have no verbal communication or physical contact with men for 100 days. This film exemplifies the restraint the women have even with the most diligent suitors, similar to Maria’s defiant actions in John Fletcher’s comedy, “The Tamer Tamed.” Maria was adamant that she would not adhere to the deman...   [tags: feminism, equality, The Tamer Tamed]

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Electronic Business Systems and Electronic Medical Records Looking to the Future

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