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    Current Event Focus 1 For my current event focus I decided to examine the article named: Free Trade and Globalization by Anup Shah because it talks in great detail about how the world is becoming more globalized, there is no doubt about that. While that sounds promising, this article describes how the current form of globalization, neoliberalism, free trade and open markets are coming under much criticism (Shah, 2011). The interests of powerful nations and corporations are shaping the terms of

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    have heard about the 1000 dead birds falls from the sky in Arkansas, I did not believe it at first. Then once I got home, I went on the internet to do a bit of researching because this mystery was somehow interesting to me. After reading few of the articles, I found out that it is because of the loud noise that causes the mass death of these birds. I think that they should cover this issue quickly because if many more birds are going to die again, it would mess up the nature’s food chain, and it would

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    open, referral bonuses helped out a lot. One bad decision could have ruined my entire company. References Morgan, J.E. (2011). . Retrieved from http://www.ccibeauty.net Cooper, D., & Schindler, P. (2011). Business Research Methods (11th ed.). New York, New York: McGraw-Hill/Irwin.

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    expected, likely due to additional PP&E and other assets, Inditex carries significantly more liabilities, both current (32.0% versus 19.8%) as well as noncurrent (10.9% versus 4.6%). Related to the above, Inditex has a much lower working capital (the case mentions that during the holiday season Inditex often has a negative working capital), which naturally follows that Inditex has a lower current ratio than does H&M. The other ratios listed in the appendix reveal the same information, namely that H&M

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    Football players more likely to develop neurodegenerative disease, study finds By Nadia Kounang, CNN updated 4:38 PM EDT, Wed September 5, 2012 [pic] (CNN) -- Just hours before the 2012 NFL season kicks off, a new study suggests that professional football players are three times more likely to have neurodegenerative diseases than the general population. When researchers specifically looked at Alzheimer's disease and ALS -- amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease

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    Current Event RES/351 Debra Bacon Starting an entertainment management company at the business at the beginning of 2012 was the challenge and before we launched there was hours upon hours of time invested in research. Since my background was basically management, the industry was different. It was apparent that there was a need to thoroughly research the entertainment industry as well as the ins and outs of building a business. The research process begins with the gathering of information

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    Current Event Assisgnment Tyler Roach 1. Baking Soda is the common name for Sodium Bicarbonate. 2. Chemical manufacturers and importers need to test the dangers of the chemicals and prepare the labels and MSDS sheets for them before they give them to the public. Also, all workers who are working with dangerous chemicals must have labels and MSDS sheets for their coworkers who are exposed to this chemical, and teach their coworkers a safe way to handle the chemicals properly. 3. They are

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    Running head: Current Event Article Current Event Article INTRODUCTION The 2012 Presidential race and beyond dealt with some of the most controversial issues that has confronted a campaign in some time. One issue in particular that has been on the negotiation table since the beginning of the Presidential campaign is Immigration Reform. In this article, this writer will

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    price to reach more customers. It could also focus on newness, such as creating products that are innovative. I read Apple’s September 10th, 2013 press release, which announced the new iPhone 5s as well as the iPhone5c. The iPhone 5s has similar features of the iPhone 5 as well as newly added features. The chip in the new iPhone is an A7 as compared to the A6 chip in the previous model. There is also a fingerprint sensor feature so users can unlock their phones by using their fingerprint. Apple introduced

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    Broadband Regulation Move www.pcworld.com May 06, 2010 The FCC is reclassifying broad band transmission, to a category similar to land-lines, a common-carrier service; however they’ll be exempt from many regulations, to allow for less oversight. The new rules come after a net neutrality case where Comcast was throttling peer-to-peer traffic, some feared that other carries would begin to selectively block web content, but it seems the FCC is giving the internet providers another chance by leaving out

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    Kazakhstan; South Korea; Latvia; Lithuania Macedonia; Moldova; Mongolia; Macedonia; Moldova; Mongolia; Singapore; Thailand; Tonga; Ukraine; Denmark; Slovakia; Italy; Japan; Norway; Netherlands;  Dominican Republic; Portugal; Honduras; Hungary; Iceland; New Zealand; Nicaragua; Philippines Spain. These collation forces were opposed during phase two of the war by the following military entities: Baath Party Loyalists; Supreme Command for Jihad and Liberation; Sunni Insurgents; and Shia Insurgents: Source:

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    Current Event Paper: Chapter Four The most important parts of an organization are the goods and services that the organization offers. Therefore, it is crucial to efficiently and effectively manage the company’s product and service design. Executives can easily come up with ideas for new products and services because they have a plethora of information available to them from customers, suppliers, distributors, and employees. Not only is idea generation important, but the reasons for design or

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    Current Event & Critical Review Assignment Students are required to complete a current event and critical review once per month. Due dates for the entire year are listed in the table below. First period will present on both days while Fifth period will present on the green day. October 17 & 18, 2013 | February 6 & 7, 2014 | November 21 & 22, 2013 | March 13 & 14, 2014 | December 19 & 20, 2013 | April 16 & 17, 2014 | January 9 & 10, 2014 | May 15 &

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    ACC 2020 Ashley Rosser Week 7 Cultural Event June 22,2014 In an article published on the Galileo website titled Advertising and promotion budgeting during volatile economic conditions: Factors influencing the level of decentralization in budgeting and its relations to budget size and allocation, written by Yunjae Cheong, Kihan Kim, and Hyuksoo Kim, the authors examine the extent to which various company, brand and organizational factors are related to the level of decentralization

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    Current Events in Business Research RES/351 July 28, 2014 Annette West Current Events in Business Research For the purpose of this assignment I ended up going in two totally different directions. Initially I wanted to research “burn out” on the job as I personally feel it and I personally see it every day at work, but in the end I decided to research on a second issue at my place of employment and that is “working off the clock”. I began working for my current employer, the federal government

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    Current Events in Business Research Jessica Barbera RES 351 October 6, 2014 Edoardo Naggiar Current Events in Business Research In order for companies to set themselves apart from their competitors, it is vital to gather as much information on the industry that is being considered. Researching a business helps to provide information on such things like what consumers like and do not like to purchase, what it will cost to start up, whether or not the idea for a new business is viable

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    Current Events in Business Research Student Name Class Date Insturctor Current Events in Business Research The following discusses water quality in the Texas oilfields and what can be done to get more efficient methods for its use and reuse. West Texas is a prime example of a Texas area that is definitely affected by poor water quality. New technologies will soon help to solve this issue for a better future for its residents. Research Problem or Purpose The research problem presented is

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    @02642435 12-2-13 Current Events Paper One of the most controversial topics in the news today, would be the suspension, extended suspension, and eventual reinstatement of the once three time pro bowl running back for the Baltimore Ravens, Ray Rice. Rice was initially suspended for 2 games after video surfaced of him dragging his unconscious fiancé out of a casino elevator. They both had been drinking and after a heated dispute, it was clear an altercation had occurred. The events that occurred in

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    On April 24th of this year, the Los Angeles Time published an article highlighting the imprisonment of a former KPMG partner for his role in multiple illegal transactions that derived from the disclosure of insider information. The article notes that Scott London pled guilty to insider trading after “repeatedly” tipping off a friend (Shaw) to corporate secrets of major KPMG clients (amongst these: Herbalife Ltd. and Sketchers USA Inc.) in exchange for monetary and gift compensation. As a result of

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    Biology Current Events Assignment

    Biology Current Events Assignment Omar Patel May 6th, 2014 Scientists Discover Cosmic Factory for Making Building Blocks of Life September, 15, 3013 Zita Martins, Mark C. Price, Nir Goldman, Mark A. Sephton & Mark J. Burchell http://phys.org/news/2013-09-scientists-cosmic-factory-blocks-life.html In the article it states that when icy comets collide into a planet, amino acids are created. These are the building blocks of life and from the amino acids. This means that amino acids can be

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    Current Event Article BUSN 576 September 29, 2012 The article I selected was regarding marriage rates among the poor and the fact that they have declined since the 1960s. It discussed if other incentives and alternatives decisions were made and then more couples marry would this reduce poverty. According to research at Johns Hopkins University only 70-75% of African American women expects to get married whereas 91% of Caucasian women in a lifetime. The most cited reason for delaying

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    Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN): The Most Interesting Facts About Jeff Bezos The article I choice was found from ETF Daily News which is a subsidiary of WBC Media, LLC, a New Hampshire company. ETF Daily News was created to run financial news on Exchange traded funds. The article was published on January 12th, 2015 by Tara Clarke. With the interview that Tara Clarke did with Jeff Bezos really showed how he thinks and runs his company and how it got so big. There were a few parts of this interview that

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    What is the best smartphone in the current market? Most of us know that Apple iPhone is the best smartphone in the world. Well, who is the rival for apple iPhone? Samsung Galaxy smartphones? Well, you’re wrong. There is another new smartphone in the market that could become a competition to Apple iPhone. That is none other than OnePlus smartphones. Yes, OnePlus is a smartphone manufacturer founded in China on December 2013. Many people might look down at the phone as it is a China product but actually

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    Joy Pantoja 3/16/2015 Current event # 1 Medicare Fraud Abstract: Current even will show a brief summary of Medicare fraud narrowed down in the ambulance industry. Medicare fraud is being overused in the ambulance department. It is being investigated that ambulances are charging up to 1000 dollars for rides where the patients are able to walk, stand, sit, and even drive there selves to their appointments. One example in the story was of a passenger smoking a cigarette on the way to his dialysis

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    Current Event Report 2 – Shreyas Pradhan There is a new research, which proves that handshakes might have a different reason for its existence: transmission of chemical signals. The study was conducted in Israel’s Weizmann Institute of Science and it found that handshake is a way for people to sniff molecules. 280 people were used in this experiment – they were greeted either with a handshake or without one. The experiment also required use of hidden cameras which were used to see how many times

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    August 11, 2014 ECO-202 Current Events: Monetary Policy Current Events: Monetary Policy Monetary Policy is the process in which the monetary authority of a country controls the supply of money. This targets the rate of interest for the purpose of economic growth and stability. I found an article on China loosening monetary conditions in the test of credit power. In this article it talks about how china loosened its monetary conditions at its fastest pace in the last two years. Chinas average

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    Current Events in Business Research Drake Schreiter RES/351 Amarjit Singh   Current Events in Business Research Conducting research nowadays can be as easy as a click of a button. People collect research for numerous types of reasons in this world. The reason that individuals gather information is to either fix a current

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    Professor Bryant October 16, 2014 Current event: Breast Cancer Awareness The type of sales promotion taking place is consumer sales promotion. DBB Singapore is also using a type of crowdsourcing. The Breast Cancer Foundation has hired DBB Singapore as their advertising agency to deliver their new design for awareness against breast cancer. Since October is the month for breast cancer awareness, DBB Singapore thought it would be a good idea to try something new. Most websites usually have the Twitter

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    BUSM 20 April 2, 2012 Current Event/Article My current event is based on an article I read on the Los Angeles Times website, the article was titled “Consumers left in dark during fight between Tribune and DirecTV” by Joe Flint. The article talks about the fees dispute between Tribune Co. and DirecTV, this dispute led to the shutdown of channels KTLA and WGN, which went dark on Sunday, April 1st leaving customers without access. This dispute goes back to the battle over fees between the programmers

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    Current Event Presentation Bruna Gomes PBBA Program Chapter 15 – Integrated Marketing Communications The idea of delivering the right communication tools and techniques to the right audience at the right times. The old way of word of mouth communication has been updated to new way, which is managing Internet-based word of mouth. The Internet has been providing businesses with many options to communicate with customers. The most used and effective way nowadays is Social Media. Small businesses

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    Amari Pipkins-Walker Fraga May 19, 2015 Current Events This article is about South Koreans trying to reunite with North Korea. Thousands of Buddhists pray for peace between the two countries because so much violence has happened since the split. The spiritual leaders of the Buddhists wants to really target Kim Jong Un and the other people who has Buddhism rooted into their hearts. The plan is to use a peaceful routine to soften up Kim Jong Un and also to keep peace between North Korea and the

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    Week 1: Current Event in Business Research RES/351 5/18/2015 John Gilpin Introduction I’m going to be discussing the comparison between Monster and Red Bull energy drinks. This is very controversial because many people not only love these drinks but think they’re health to be consuming on a daily basis. I work in the fitness industry and although many people in this industry think these drinks are okay to drink, it’s mostly people not in this industry consuming these drinks, they don’t

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    Chia Hsu (0813642) 18 May 2014 Current Events McShane, Michael Q. “Brown v. Board of Education anniversary: Our unfulfilled promise African-American kids” www.foxnews.com FOX News. Published May 17, 2014 According to Michael Q McShane, the Catholic school Saint Jude Educational Institute in the state Alabama is going to close at the end of this school year. This Catholic school is located at the heart of the African American community of the city, and in the civil right movement it was an

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    CURRENT EVENTS PAPER Ashley Rivers Liberty University SOCI 200 May 20, 2015 “Theories are based on a set of assumptions and self-evident truths; they include definitions and describe the conditions in which the phenomenon exists” (Basirico, Cashion, & Eshleman, 2014, p. 39). For example, when a person sees a blue tag hanging from a car’s rearview mirror, portraying the image of a wheelchair the first description that would often come to mind is an individual with a disability

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    It all starts with downloading a simple little app onto your smartphone. Thinking it will be fun and exciting to talk to new people and chat with someone from a different country, one never thinks of the danger that could in tell from this innocent act. This woman who is a mother from Canberra wasn’t just looking for some innocent fun. She was going through a hard time with her husband and was tired of fighting for her family to stay together. So one day she decided to download the app called Tango

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    A recent article published in Corporate Compliance Insights discusses the importance and benefits of internal audit functions to publically traded companies and potential investors. Author Richard Chambers, CEO of the Institute of Internal Auditors, begins with a bold statistic stating 55% of Americans invest their hard earned money in the stock market, leaving their future financial well-being in the hands of the companies in which they invest in. With this many Americans turning

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    Marchers show support for refugees in solidarity events across Europe Across Europe on Saturday evening on September 12, 2015, millions of people in a demonstration of “solidarity” or unity joined in marches to show their support towards the Syrian refugees. Since these refugees have traveled millions of miles just to seek protection and stability from the issues occurring in Syria and somewhere else. There was one march named “Solidarity with Refugees”, which headed through Central London

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    Current Event Assignment Cassandra Ekwem White Education 305 Instructor Lunde September 28, 2015 In the article, “Education Gap Between Rich and Poor Is Growing Wider”, Eduardo Porter does a good job discussing the disparity between the social classes. The past movements, such as the Civil Rights Movement, should have closed the gap a great deal when it comes to higher education. Instead, the disparity between lower and upper classes is becoming larger and more pronounced. Mr. Porter discusses

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    Current Events in Business Research Eboney Quick RES/351 October 19, 2015 Charles Fanning Current Events in Business Research I am interested in owning my own restaurant one day. I have worked in many areas and have been catering for events for over 10 years. As a business owner I have to look in depth at every aspect of the business. One large place that always seems to be over looked is the actual waste of food the business takes on over time. I found an article called “Back of house”-

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    has been involved in a string of events ranging from diplomatic talks, alleged terrorists attacks, and war stricken countries. Recently, Syria has been accused of violating the International Chemicals Ban, which prohibits the use of chemical weapons during warfare. Amongst other things, many reports from the Middle East are confirming the suspicion of chemical attacks in Saraqeb, carried out by the Syrian government on unsuspecting civilians. This horrific event has raised many questions internationally

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    they should also have more time to spend with family and friends and socialize more often. By canceling the homework you’ve basically given kids the extra time of the day to spend with family and go outside. Etta states in her article “If Parents want their children to be actively engaged with grandparents and more church activities in the evening. Those things would compete with homework time.”. Also is a teacher is said to be assigning work the best idea is to find the best possible

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    about the future. Consumers want personalized experiences and emotional connections. This is what makes consumers spend money. Consumers no longer want a product that is available to everyone. The consumers want things that are unique. This article relates to promotion strategies in the marketing mix. Marketers need to know how to promote the product to the consumers. With top executives being opened minded about the future of consumer spending, marketing departments can promote their products

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    Selena Alvarez EAES-107-07 Dr. D U. Ophori November 21, 2015 Current Event: “Do They Really Care?” In the article, “How Billionaires Gates, Bezos and Zuckerberg Could Boost Clean Energy” from the National Geographic News, these famous billionaires decide to step up to the plate and make a difference in the world. As I scrolled through different environmental issues happening, I decided to pick something positive. Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos and Mark Zuckerberg known for the famous Microsoft,

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    Politics 14 March 2016 Current Events Report Wednesday, January 6, 2016, North Korea made an announcement that their hydrogen bomb testing was successful, resulting in “raised cries of indignation from the international community”. In the past the U.N had implemented sanctions against North Korea for continuing their development in nuclear weapons in 2006, 2009, 2013. Yet despite this, on Monday March 14, 2016, DPRK Today reported that a fifth test would be run and a new test involving ballistic

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    nutrition are fruits and vegetables and sometimes even the good food can be made bad. Potatoes are a good vegetable but are sometimes made with extra ingredients making it known as a fatty food that is bad for your health. Summary of Article In a Los Angeles Times article there was a story of how potatoes are being accused of having a bad reputation for people’s health. Experts are defending the potato for getting a bad reputation but that is overstated because it is linked to frying. “Potatoes have

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    Current Events in Business Research RES/351 February 29, 2016 Current Events in Business Research For the purpose of this paper, we were asked to select an article in the University Library that contains a research study in a functional area of our own job or a functional area we desire to be a part of someday. My intended field will be in mental health counseling; specifically, substance abuse counseling. I came through many years in active addiction. Overcoming those years

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    Current News Event: New Orleans Saints Summary: 1. Introduction 2. Organizational Values 3. Organizational Culture 4. Whistle-blowing 5. Conclusion Today many organizations practice organizational values and culture. However, many times these values and cultures are not followed and sometimes a person has to take a matter in their own hands by whistle-blowing. However, a whistle-blower may be viewed as a traitor in which case it is advisable to seek legal advice before preceding to blow

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    Current Events in Business XXXX RES/351 April 30, 2012 XXXXXXXXX Current Events in Business Research Mehta, S. S., & Mehta, G. B. (1995). Marketing of churches: An empirical study of important attributes. Services Marketing Quarterly, 13(1), 53-53. The chosen article references marketing in nontraditional areas, the church, to improve customer satisfaction and client service. Today churches want to develop appropriate responses to meet the expectation of the congregation.

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    Under current law, the US economy will experience a fiscal tightening of unprecedented magnitude at the end of this year. Recently, some respected analysts have pegged the magnitude of the potential fiscal tightening that looms in 2013 at 3.5% of GDP. Our analysis suggests that the potential fiscal tightening in calendar year 2013 under current law is closer to 5% of GDP. Since the CBO figures are based on current law - meaning that they assume expiration of Bush era tax cuts, imposition of the budget

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    Current Events in Business Research Proper research in business is vital to its success. This paper will discuss how well the article Computer Modelling and Simulation of Bakeries' Production Planning written and researched by Walid Barakat Hussein, Florian Mitzscherling Hecker, Thomas Martin Becker published in 2009. The article summarizes the efforts of bakeries selling ten different products using the ARENA computer simulation system to streamline production and prevent “bottle-necking”. The

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