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- Arctic Power A Case Analysis - 1,286 words
Arctic Power - A Case Analysis ARCTIC POWER - A CASE ANALYSIS CURRENT SITUATION It is the summer of 1987. Arctic Power laundry detergent has contracted with the consulting firm of Smith and Jones, LTD to assist Arctic Power in determining their strategic direction and their product positioning. BACKGROUND AND HISTORY Arctic Power, a laundry detergent specially formulated to clean in cold water, is part of Colgate-Palmolive Canada family of products. Colgate-Palmolive Canada is a wholly owned subsidiary of the multinational corporation Colgate Palmolive. In 1986 Colgate-Palmolive had worldwide sales of $4.9 billion with profits of $178 million, with Colgate-Palmolive Canada having sales of $2 ...
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- Challenger Disaster - 1,462 words
... others see things differently. Sixth, dont be afraid of error; let trial and error be a path of success, if lives are not at stake. Seventh, take time to play and experiment. Eighth, open up to other viewpoints and perspectives and support nonconformity. Finally, believe in creativity. If Thiokol and NASA followed this then maybe they may have decided to avoid the launch. A third key aspect is the whistleblowers. In the Challenger disaster there where two main whistleblowers, Richard Cook who worked for NASA and Roger Boisjoly who was the SRM Seals Engineer with Thiokol. Whistleblowers expose the misdeeds of others in organizations. Both Cook and Boisjoly wrote many memos to their bosses ...
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- Electric Cars - 1,506 words
Electric Cars Electric Cars History: Early electric vehicles may have appeared as early as 1830. Scottish inventor Robert Davidson constructed the world's first prototype electric vehicle in 1837, but historians generally credit J.K. Starley, an English inventor, and Fred M. Kimball of Boston with building the first practical electric cars in 1888. Later in the in the decade, William Morrison of Des Moines, Iowa, constructed his version of the electric vehicle in 1891. His vehicle required 24 storage battery cells, took 10 hours to charge, and could run for 13 hours. It could carry up to 12 people and had a 4-horsepower motor. His car could reach speeds up to 14 miles per hour. Morrison, how ...
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- Internet - 1,311 words
Internet 1.0 INTRODUCTION Negotiation is a common word that always appears in our personal and professional lives. Business is also negotiating. From the day you start thinking about having your own company, you are negotiating every step of the way. We negotiate when we buy office furniture, or when we do a project with co-worker, or when we are dealing with customers or even business partners. You will pay a price if you do not recognise the process for negotiation. Sometimes it is easy to negotiate, but other times, when we have a great deal at stake or we are upset, the task can be intimidating or difficult. In this paper, we are going to talk about what negotiation is, some stages, rule ...
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- Is Your Organization Ready To Consider An Hrms - 1,027 words
Is Your Organization Ready to Consider an HRMS? Before you look at acquiring an HRMS, look inside your organization. How intrinsic to your companys strategic direction is the acquisition of an HRMS? What is the meaning of an HRMS to your executives? Are they convinced of the strategic importance of HR? Or will your executives views be limited to an HRMS with only basic record keeping functions (such as demographics data or payroll information)? Your success in obtaining strong executive sponsorship will dictate where you look and what package you will select. You will need to consider the overall budget. Who needs to be on side to develop a credible business case? What about technology? Is y ...
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- Laghston Hughes - 317 words
Laghston Hughes It's the year 29,475 AD, and there isn't a single elf in sight. Humanity has colonized much of the Milky Way including Rubi-Ka, an inhospitable desert world that would be of no interest except for its stores of Notum, the rare material that powers nanotechnology. Gamers looking for a persistent online world with a science-fiction setting may be interested in Anarchy-Online, currently in development by Norwegian-based Funcom. We've been following this title since about last summer, a year before any real information was revealed. To learn more and to see where it stands at the moment, we caught up with project manager Tor Andre Wigmostad. IGN PC: Martin Amor - December 15, 199 ...
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- Park Place Hotels Mis Project Feasibility Study - 2,710 words
Park Place Hotels Mis Project - Feasibility Study Running Head: Feasibility Study. Park Place Hotels MIS Project MBA 2000 - Cohort Team Three Mark Carey, Tim Swanson, Sherri Nelson, Sherri Thomas City University, Tacoma WA March 20, 1999 STRATEGIC NETWORKING, INC. Park Place Hotels, Ltd. - Installation of a Hotel Management Information System March 20, 1999 Internal Feasibility Report Number SNI-FS-990320 STRATEGIC NETWORK, INC. Park Place Hotels, Ltd. - Installation of a Management Information System March 20, 1999 Research Team Mark Carey Sherri Nelson Tim Swanson Sherri Thomas Internal Feasibility Report Number SNI-FS-990320 Read and Approved: Jonathan Edwards, CEO Date EXECUTIVE SUMM ...
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- Porsche - 2,326 words
... from 0 to 100 km/h in 4.8 seconds. These performance data will set new standards, and at the same time are documented proof of the hidden potential of the 911 Carrera design. The 911 GT3 is the legitimate successor of the ''RS'' model. The Porsche motor sport engineers have increased the cubic capacity of the water-cooled engine from 3.4 to 3.6 liters. Thanks to numerous modifications and the use of components from the GT1 power unit as well as the transmission of the 911 GT2, the 911 GT3 has 360 HP. The maximum torque is 370 Nm at 5,000 revolutions per minute. This performance, an increase of 20 per cent on the 911 Carrera, leads to remarkable performance data that are clearly above th ...
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- Selfdirected Work Teams - 2,926 words
... r entire day in meetings. At Eaton Corporation in South Bend can, Indiana, some workers felt as if the self-directed work team movement had become somewhat of a cult. Members who are shy and not into team activities felt as if they were outcast. Other workers felt that some of their peers used the team concept to create clicks within the company. They felt as if these clicks were used to further outcast them or cause their removal from the company. Still others expressed that they did not like the empowerment. They stated that, you feel more responsible for what you are doing and that makes you nervous. (Aeppel, 1997) Eaton Corporation has approximately 155 factories. The one in South B ...
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- Systems Development Lifecycle - 1,125 words
Systems Development Lifecycle SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT LIFE CYCLE SYSTEM INVESTIGATION Problem Statement XYZ Ceramic Supply is a growing company in the arts and craft supply industry, which consist of three stores located in Northern California. XYZ Ceramic Supply is a small company with a limited budget, and is growing fast, they are eager to rectify their existing problems through the use of automation. Problem with Existing System Currently all reports, purchases, accounts receivable, accounts payable and payroll functions are done manually, leaving a large margin for error. Problem track incoming parts. Accounts receivable and accounts payable department are having a very difficult time kee ...
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- Universal Product Code - 1,385 words
... package from point A to point B. A smart package is a package that has a bar code on its label and the United Parcel Service hubs scanners are able to read them and then sort the package accordingly, claimed Hub 2000 PSG Manager, Mark Casseday (Video). If the received package does not have a bar coded label, there are employees who enter the labels information into a computer and the computer creates a bar code label. This new label is machine and human readable. After the label is affixed to the package it is reentered into the system. After reading the packages label, the system uses an arm on the conveyor belt to push the package to the conveyor belt that goes to the truck for delive ...
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