Research Database

NAFTA And The Transportation & Logistics Industry

A 9 page paper on this topic. The writer explores how NAFTA has impacted the railway and trucking industries, and affected trade with Mexico. Bibliography lists 9 sources.

Bringing Toys 'R' Us to Brazil

16 page presentation on how to open up Toys 'R' Us in Brazil. Great for those studying international business related topics & issues. Lengthy appendices and comprehensive bibliography listed 9 sources.

Attachment Theory, Divorce And The School Counselor

A 6 page research paper that explores the topics of attachment theory and the effects of dis-attachment. Divorce is offered as a significant event in a child's life that results in disattachment from one parent. The writer posits that the school counselor must have a firm understanding of attachment theory and its effects in order to help children. Bibliography lists 9 sources.

International Business Ethics

A 6 page research paper that examines the topic of ethics as it is applied to today's global marketplace and the large multinational corporations are involved in globalization. The writer demonstrates how these corporations are now being held accountable for the impact of their company practices on local economies and local environments, regardless as to whether or not the company is following the letter of the law. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

The Letters of Abigail Adams to John Adams

This 5 page paper provides an overview of the central themes of Abigail Adam's letters to John Adams as presented in Giles Gunn's Early American Writing. This paper provides an assessment of some of the central topics of the letters, including the theme of freedom and the belief that men fighting for freedom for all may be selective in the application of that freedom. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

Westchester Distributing Company

7 pages in length. A discussion of a case study involving business fraud and kickbacks. Topics include ethics within a corporation, economics of internal controls, what course of action to take, as well as employee behavior.

Circe and The Lestrygonians

5 pages. In James Joyce's great novel Ulysses, are two chapters which are the topic of this paper. The focus herein is on Chapter Eight, The Lestrygonians, and Chapter Fifteen, Circe. Each one will be analyzed and discussed separately herein. Bibliography lists 1 sources.

History and Use of the Number "e"

This 5 page paper introduces the topic with a modern day look at compound interest, then delves into the history of the number e. Both early and modern uses are discussed. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

An Argument For Euthanasia

A 5 page paper. The topic of euthanasia brings on heated debates. This essay explains the differences between active and passive euthanasia and presents an argument in favor of euthanasia. The writer presents the major argument opposing euthanasia as well as arguments for euthanasia. Data regarding the percentage of people in different countries who support euthanasia are also reported. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

"Time of the Doves" by Merce Rodoreda

A 5 page paper which discusses various elements of the story "Time of the Doves" by Merce Rodoreda. The elements discussed are the main topics of the novel, mother-daughter relationships, the evolution of Natalia (the main character), and how the novel stands to represent feminist literature. This paper is also available in Spanish version. No additional sources cited.

Grammar - What Teachers Need to Know

A 30 page research paper that examines how grammar has traditionally been taught and argues in favor of a shift in paradigm that favors teaching within the context of writing and reading. The writer offers an examination of the current body of literature on this topic with particular emphasis on the work of Constance Weaver, Department of English at Western Michigan University, author of Teaching Grammar in Context. Bibliography lists 28 sources.

Turk Heavy Transport - An Information Technology Overview

This is a 12 page paper that provides an overview of the information technology used in a particular transport company in the Middle East. Topics addressed including the types of data exchanged, exchange processes, and a proposal for improvements to the infrastructure. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

Leaders Must Be Politicians

A 5 page paper that discusses several articles that address this topic. They explain how organizations are political and what that means for the leader. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

Human Resource Management - Practice Reflecting Words

This 7 page paper looks at the topic of human resource management and considers how the practice of the discipline reflects the words. The paper looks at what human resource management is, how it can be seen as dealing with both resource issues and human issues. The bibliography cites 5 sources.

A CAREER IN MUSIC - OWNERSHIP OF A RECORD LABEL

This 6-page paper covers information about a career for an owner of a record label and recording studio. Topics include salary, skills required and duties of the job. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

GULFSTREAM - ARTICLE REVIEW

This 4-page paper analyzes the article "Gulfstream Relies on International Supply Chains to Deliver World Class Aircraft," and discusses topics such as plant locations, infrastructure and logistics and just-in-time methods. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

PANERA BREAD - CASE STUDY

This 5-page paper provides a case and operations study on Panera Bread. Topics covered include a situational analysis, industry analysis and strategic recommendations.

Social Justice, Wealth Inequality/A Catholic Perspective

A 14 page research paper that discusses the topic of wealth inequality and social justice, with a particular focus on the guidance of the Catholic Church on these issues. A 1 page Table of Contents is included in the page count. Bibliography lists 12 sources.

SOUTHWEST AIRLINES - AN ORGANIZATIONAL ANALYSIS

This 13-page paper provides an organizational overview of Southwest Airlines. Topics discussed include corporate culture, obligations, strenghts and weaknesses, and IT implementation. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

EMPLOYEE PROGRAMS FOR TARGET - AN OVERVIEW

This 5-page paper is an example of a job analysis and redesign for an employee at Target Corp. Topics discussed include rewards and motivations used by the company, the job itself, and potential ways to boost motivation. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

THE CALIFORNIA AND U.S. CONSTITUTIONS - A COMPARISON

This 3-page paper discusses the similarities and differences between the U.S. Constitution and California Constitution. Topics that are compared include speech, religion and the right to bear arms.

Motivation at Work

A 10 page paper discussing motivational theories as they apply to the workplace. Motivation is a topic on which many have opinions, but too few realize the role that recognition plays in preserving employees' intrinsic motivation. In today's business environment, organizations need to gain as much benefit from their workers as possible. The old model of money as motivator persists, even though it has been found to be of far less importance than is recognition for a job well done. Bibliography lists 11 sources.

Human Motivation

A 4 page paper that looks at three specific topics within the vast field of human motivation. First, biological, learned and cognitive motivation theory are discussed in relation to Festinger's cognitive dissonance theory; then, Sternberg's Triangular Love theory is discussed. Finally, Seligman's ABCDE method for changing attributes with the goal of becoming more optimistic and thus, happier is described. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

Photosynthesis, and Other Topics

A 4 page research paper that offers brief answers to 5 science questions. Topics covered include photosynthesis (why it's vital to life); what other source of energy could life have used (hydrothermals); lipids; difference between organic and inorganic molecules and difference between dominant and recessive genes. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

Research Proposal - Class Size And Achievement

A 9 page paper that presents a research proposal, including hypothetical results. Topics include: introduction, problem statement, hypothesis, definition of terms, literature review, design of study, including participants, procedures, analysis, findings and conclusions. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

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