Category: All Essays

Martha Stewart Living

MSLO Events Current Events for Martha Stewart Living Incorporated in 1997, though in many ways in existence since the early 1980s, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia has had a fairly eventful life for a corporation despite the brevity of its history. Built as it is around the knowledge, creativity, personality, and actions of its driving force…


EVA Air Competitors the Industry Is Highly

EVA Air Competitors The industry is highly dependent upon the United States economy, as economic health and growth in this country and its businesses is largely responsible for supplying customers — and especially more profitable customers, as business travelers pay higher prices than pleasure travelers/tourists — making competition somewhat fiercer in the current economic environment….


Personnel Offices the Personnel Function

The guardian bureaucracy, for example, goes all the way back to the writings of Plato. Patronage/spoils goes back to the founding of the United States, which is not a surprise, since loyalty was a predominant value post-revolution. Agencies in the United States value “merit and confidence” and merit principles are the core values of the…


Ethics With Character: Virtues and the Ethical

Ethics with Character: Virtues and the Ethical Social Worker — Paul Adams Professor Paul Adams of the University of Hawaiis Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work in this peer-reviewed article explores those aspects of social work that “are not primarily about identifying and resolving dilemmas” (Adams, 2009, p. 83). Adams delves into the “ethical…


Healthcare Partnership in the Community Discuss an

Healthcare Partnership in the Community Discuss an example of healthcare partnership in your community and specifically cite examples that show how nurses, both individually and collectively, influenced the care provided. What obstacles were confronted and what strategies were employed in order to effectively overcome them. One community healthcare partnership that is salient in my mind…


Depart From the Rule of

As Waldron (2009) emphasizes in an article entitled, The Concept of the Rule of law, the rule of law … is invoked whenever we criticize governments that are trying to get their way by arbitrary and oppressive action or by short-circuiting the procedures laid down in a countrys laws or constitution. Interfering with the courts,…


Italy V. Argentina Italys Population (July 2011

Italy v. Argentina Italys population (July 2011 estimate) is 61 million and the country has a growth rate of 0.42%. The country has a higher death rate than growth rate, but the impact of this is mitigated somewhat by migration. If the current population and growth rate is extrapolated out to 2050, Italy would have…


Integrated Counseling There Are Many

CBT integrates theory, i.e. The tenets of psychotherapy, with practical, behavior modification exercises. This, in turn, creates real tangible results. As Cooper writes, “If, on the one hand, you look at the particular therapies that have been shown to be effective for particular psychological problems — as advocates of empirically supported treatments have done —…


Whistle

Whistle-Blowers:Saints or Sinners Whistle-Blowers: Are They Saints or Sinners? Whistle-blowing is the professional form of playground tattling, jail house snitching, breaking the code of Omerta by a mafia kingpin. It is a socially discouraged practice and carries heavy sanctions – “unemployment, and often-times ridicule from [the] company.” (Weinberg, March 14, 2005) Weinberg quotes David Stetler,…


White Oleander and Social Psychology White Oleander

White Oleander” and Social Psychology “White Oleander” and Social Psychological Terms The movie “White Oleander” was made in 2002, as an adaptation of Janet Fitchs book White Oleanders. It stars Alison Loman as Astrid Magnussen, Michelle Pfeiffer as her mother Ingrid, and Robin Wright and Renee Zellweger as foster mothers Starr and Claire. The movie…