Business Ethics 2

All over the world, affirmative action has been considered as an essential step towards protecting and empowering the rights of the people who are believed to be marginalized. Some of these groups include women, persons with disabilities, and minority groups that live in a dominant culture. From a moral perspective, every human being irrespective of their social, economic, gender or any other difference should be involved in the affairs of the society, including being given an opportunity to be active participants of the society (Shaw 437). The use of affirmative action signifies the need to recognize the rights of individuals as equal beings which is critical in enhancing equity in society. One...

Barriers To The Effectiveness of International Remittances: A Case Study of UK/Nigeria Corridor.

BARRIERS TO EFFECTIVENESS OF INTERNATIONAL REMITTANCES; A CASE STUDY OF UK-NIGERI CORRIDOR A Master Thesis Submitted to the Faculty Of American Public University By In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree Of Master of Arts September 5th, 2018 ABSTRACTThe research base is on the Nigeria-UK remittance corridor with the main purpose of determining the barriers that reduce the efficiency of international remittance. The data is mined from Central bank of Nigeria, International monetary fund, World Bank, International organization for migration as well as Organization for economic co-operation and development. The major challenges that have been attributed to the...

Analysis of construction innovation in mega-projects in UAE

Analysis of Construction Innovation in Mega projects Background While the industry of construction has immensely developed over the recent years, there has been increased pressure and challenges that force the stakeholders to take innovative measures and to convey an improved value for money for their clienteles. These demands include, but are not limited to: The usage of resources to be made highly efficient. Costs, both short-term and long-term, should be reduced. Adjustment towards environmental sustainability. Communication between each stakeholder in the design process. Cyclic demands Adversarial culture Specification changes Inappropriate risk allocation Poor quality Problems in...

An investigation into factors affecting retail price promotional strategy

AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE FACTORS AFFECTING RETAIL PRICE PROMOTIONAL STRATEGY: A CASE STUDY OF PICK AND PAY RETAIL SHOP IN LESOTHO by (Name) Course Tutor University City Date Contents TOC o "1-3" h z u CHAPTER ONE PAGEREF _Toc515970104 h 41.0 INTRODUCTION PAGEREF _Toc515970105 h 42. Research Context: Background PAGEREF _Toc515970106 h 53. Research Problem PAGEREF _Toc515970107 h 64. Aims of the Study PAGEREF _Toc515970108 h 65. Research Objectives PAGEREF _Toc515970109 h 76. Research Questions PAGEREF _Toc515970110 h 87. The Significance of the Study PAGEREF _Toc515970111 h 8CHAPTER TWO PAGEREF _Toc515970112 h 108. LITERATURE REVIEW PAGEREF _Toc515970113 h 108.2 Price Promotional...

Amarica’s malls final paper

AMERICA’S MALLS AND DEPARTMENT STORES CRISIS AND HOW TO AVOID THIS PHENOMENON IN EUROPE NAME: Course: Tutor: University: City: Date: Abstract The United States is currently undergoing a crisis in its retail industry. There have been numerous closures of shopping malls and department stores. While others are getting closed down, others remain struggling as they file for bankruptcy. Apart from those getting closed down or struggling, there are certain shopping malls that continue to record increase in sales. The situation is not easily understandable. A lot has been written on the subject although the actual situation still remains unclear. This thesis paper aims to provide clarity on the...

Advertising History in the world

Advertising History in the world Name Institution Abstract Marketing is an important segment of business operations. Even the most successful businesses require an element of marketing. Advertising is one of the ways through which marketing us undertaken. Just like the emergence of business and trading, advertising traces a chronological timeline that dates back centuries ago. Historically, advertising began at around the same time when trading started. It was mainly undertaken through traditional methods that were more subliminal than strategic. Advertising grew to take different shapes and forms. Alongside this growth, the platforms on which advertisements were being relayed underwent a...

Investigation of staff perceptions regarding their work-life balance in a supermarket

Investigation of staff perceptions regarding their work-life balance in a supermarket Acknowledgments I would like to thank the Store Manager of Tesco for granting me the permission to execute my research and my colleagues who volunteered to complete my questionnaire and gave me an audience to interview them. I give thanks to God for his protection and strength during my hard times. Furthermore, I would like to appreciate my family which is my mother and younger brother for their continuous encouragement and motivation throughout my degree. Finally, I would like to acknowledge my supervisor Dr. Jalil Ahmed for the inspiration and guidance throughout my dissertation. Family DeclarationThis...

A Comparison of Academic Self-Efficacy

The increase in urbanization and improved lifestyles in towns mean that there is an increase in the number of people that are moving to town. As a result, many children have been affected by the movement of their parents, especially in terms of their performances and self-efficacy. The main motivation for this research is the need to address the recent reduction in performances in the rural schools in China. There are numerous pieces of evidence that show a direct relationship between self-efficacy and the effect of the parents in academic performance. I also believe that the fact that the children have been left behind makes them perform below their potential. The methods used in this research...

Access to a lawyer in the EU

Access to a Lawyer in the EU Name Institution Abstract One of the most famous human rights policies in the EU is the Directive 2013/48/EU, and this was the directive that was passed across by the European Parliament and the European Council. This directive was passed in the year 2013 and mainly talks of the right of the persons accused, the main right for the accused is the allowance to access the lawyer in spite of the condition that they are in. Despite the crimes that they have committed, the accused person or the custodians have to be given their rights just like the other members of the public. This directive also applies to all the other arrest warrants that take place in Europe....

Evaluate the Effectiveness of Harry Winston’s Marketing Strategy in the UK

Evaluate the Effectiveness of Harry Winston's Marketing Strategy in the UK AbstractThe essay provides the effectiveness of Harry Winston’s Marketing strategy in the UK. It will discuss the social class of the consumer, consumer behaviour, and consumer culture and with this “we can evaluate the effectiveness of the marketing strategy.” Firstly, it will provide the background of the research topic where it will inform on the general information. Secondly, it will analyse the research topic through the literature review and theoretical framework where gaps in literature will be able to be identified and therefore enable the research questions to be answered and objectives of the study to be...