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Mergers and Acquisitions - Could they Benefit the Nigerian Economy?

This 23 page paper is the first part of a dissertation examining the potential of mergers and acquisition strategies to support growth in the Nigerian economy. This paper presents the introduction, which includes the research questions, aims and objectives. The literature review is also included, defining mergers and acquisition, the advantages, disadvantages and challenges that are associated with merger and acquisition activities, and examples of successful and failed merger activity. The bibliography cites 28 sources.


This 7-page paper provides an analysis of Oklahoma City's FY2018 budget. Topics discussed include performance-based budgeting, and whether the city's budget supports its mission. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Physician-Assisted Suicide and Ethicality

This 11 page paper, which contains an outline of the paper, pertains to physician-assisted suicide and focuses on the ethics involved. The writer gives an overview of this topic, stating the arguments involved, and favors the traditional viewpoint that causing another person's death is always wrong. Bibliography lists 9 sources.

Understanding Adult Learners/Jacobs

This 3 page paper critiques "Understanding and Supporting Adult Learners" by Frederic Jacobs and Stephen P. Hundley. The writer describes the topic and presentation of content. Bibliography cites only the text.

Lincoln's Address at Sanitary Fair

In a paper of three pages, the author writes about the speech Lincoln made at Sanitary Fair in Baltimore. The author of this paper discusses the topics the president covered in his address. There are four sources cited in this paper.


This 12-page paper focuses on the causes of unemployment among Korean youth. Topics explored include education, the Asian financial crisis and lack of training. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

Apple Customer Service

A 10 page paper that provides a brief background on the company, where they created the Apple and Mac, and customer service practices. Other topics discussed in include relationship marketing. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

Job Satisfaction Motivation

A 3 page paper. This essay discusses similar but different concepts and topics in the field of organizational behavior. The topics discusses include increasing job satisfaction, example of motivating a group, Maslow's hierarchy of needs, and decision-making. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

Questions on Nursing

This 3 page paper provides an overview of three topics on nursing. This paper answers questions about nursing process, change initiatives, and the Affordable Care Act (ACA). There are sources cited for each of the three topics, for a total of 5 sources.

Communication, Patient Safety and Patient Falls

This 3 page paper consists 3 sections, which each pertain to a topic having to do with hospital efficiency and safety. These topics are communication between staff members, patient safety and patient falls. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Bullying, Delinquency Prevention

This 3 page paper addresses 2 topics. The first addressees the role of bullying in school shootings and how it can be handled by school personnel. The second topic pertains to juvenile delinquency prevention programs. Bibliography lists 1 source.

Doing Business In China

A 7 page paper. The topic for this project concerns doing business in China. This essay discusses three topics the writer wants to know more about relative to human resources in China. It discusses ethnocentrism and other approaches to staffing in another country. Finally, the paper comments on questions the researcher should ask. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus

This 6 page research paper addresses the topic of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus and gives an overall discussion of the topic that includes recent outbreaks. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

Single-Case Quasi And Others

A 4 page paper that discusses a number of issues and topics within the topic of behavioral research methods. Methods explained include: single-case, enhancing the credibility of single-case, quasi-experiment and confounding post-test, and others. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

Questions: Speech Topics and Analysis

In a paper of three pages, the author writes about speeches and how to pick a topic. The author of this paper answers questions on the subject and offers up possible speech topics. There is one source cited in this paper.

Two Problems: Elder Poverty And Climate Change

A 10 page paper. This essay discusses two sociological problems: poverty among the elderly and global warming and climate change. The discussions for both topics include a sociological theory related to the problem, why the theory was selected and how it fits the topic and a possible solution. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

Leadership Articles Review

A 3 page paper. The first part describes the question, key words, etc. and what was found. This is repeated in the second part. Each part also discusses an article pertaining to that leadership topic. The topics are personality and leadership and gender differences. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

Safety And Security Issues And Events

A 15 page paper. This essay responds to 14 issues/topics/events within the security industry. Topics include but are not limited to: career profile, mock court case, personnel integrity, cybercrimes, difference between private and public security, protecting information assets, utilities, and more. Bibliography lists 22 sources.


This 3 page essay discusses the topic of waste, relating the topic to Woodbury University and Burbank, CA. Waste management is discussed and the concept of the "zero waste city" is described. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Value Of Failure In Leadership

A 5 page paper. This essay discusses several topics surrounding the topic of failure. These include ways failure can be used to improve vision of leader, characteristics of transformational leaders that impact response of employees, the writer's opinion of the importance of failure is an integral part of life and contributes to leadership effectiveness, five best practices for leader to follow after a failure, and how failure affects risk taking and decision making. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

APN Issues

This 10 page research paper addresses 10 different issues in advanced practice nursing. Topics include the use of intuition in Benner's model of nursing, Watson's theory of caring, and the impact of the environment on health, as well as other topics. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

Pros and Cons of Vegetarian Diets

This 3 page research paper reports on 3 scholarly articles that pertain to the topic of pros and cons in regards to vegetarian diets. The writer discusses each article and its relevance to this topic. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Corn in the Diet, Melting Glaciers

This 3 page essay addresses two topics. The first, which 1 page in length, pertains to "Corn's Conquest" by Michael Pollan and describes the omnipresence of corn in the American diet. The second topic, 2 pages in length, discusses Greta Ehrlich's "Chronicles of Ice" and describes the global crisis associated with melting glaciers. No other sources are cited.

The Self

This 7 page research paper offers discussion and reflection relating to the concept of self. It draws upon the personal experience of the student researching this topic and also relates to literature on this topic. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Star Trek, Russell and African American Experience

A 5 page essay that consists of 3 parts. The first paragraph pertains to a proposed topic for a future essay that will focus on Star Trek aficionados and the role that their obsession plays in their lives. The second is on Sharman A. Russell's "The Adored, Buzzing Around Us," summarizing the essay and offering brief analysis. The final topic, which is also the most extensive, relates Maya Angelou's "Champion of the World" to Martin Luther King's "I have a dream" speech. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

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