Popular Culture

Popular culture consists of generalities that hinge on daily events and activities in the society. Fundamentally, popular culture is composed of societal beliefs, norms, behavior, values, ideologies, rituals, and stereotypes that define and shape humanity. The emergence of cell phones has resulted into a culture of cell phone application with a great deal of rituals […]

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Tax efficient financial planning

Abstract Taxes are inevitable, and since their impacts on our clients, investment, and income are adverse, our company should create awareness on the various vehicles one can use to reduce taxation. The viable tax reduction vehicles include retirement plans such as traditional IRAs and Roth IRAs, financial planning techniques, and long-term investment holding period among […]

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Odwalla Company

The issue of food poisoning that was linked to O157: H7 bacterium in some of the fresh apple juices that were prepared by the Odwalla Company was very devastating. The predicament occurred when the firm was performing very well economically and in social responsibility. The firm’s management portrayed very high standards of ethical conduct where […]

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Stereotyping

Introduction Stereotypes are common generalizations concerning a particular group of people. Stereotyping involves assigning particular set of characteristics to the group. Stereotypes can be positive or negative. Stereotypes are coined based on the availability of a consistent and clear attribute that is associated with that particular group. The stereotyped individuals or groups consider it an […]

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Recruiting a Manager for a New Organization

Introduction When creating interview questions, it is important to be aware of certain important facts. Some people have argued that the best interview questions are those that seek to establish how a candidate has behaved in the past. The candidate’s past performance is then used to predict his or her future actions. This paper discusses […]

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Downsizing in America

Although my immediate family has been lucky enough not to fall victim to layoffs or downsizing, however, I have friends and relatives who have not been as lucky. My uncle is a good example. He had worked for a utility company for 25 years, rising through the ranks to become the head of the sales […]

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Sociology

Sociology is the study that helps us in understanding the structures and dynamism of the society, how they relate to the patterns of human behavior and the dynamism of human being. The study helps individuals to appreciate how various forms of social structures such as communities, organizations, social categories like race, age sex and other […]

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Kool-aid

Introduction In defining market segmentation, one can say that it is a section of a market comprising of people or institutions with the same characteristics that cause demand for same products. A good segment should be able to meet its specific needs and be unique to other segments. In addition, another criterion that should be […]

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Leadership at MSO

Introduction Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia was incorporated in the year 1997. The organization is involved in a variety of activities that aim at improving the lives of women and their families in the United States and the rest of the world. The company offers publishing, broadcasting and merchandising services to its customers. The products and […]

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Claiming Caliban

Scholars have mostly argued that, The tempest, written between 1610 and 1611 was the last play by William Shakespeare. The play has its setting on a remote Island and at first we see Prospero, who has been exiled as the Duke of Milan, using illusion and manipulation to have his daughter restored to her place. […]

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