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Evaluation of Leadership Development Plan of Maersk Oil in Qatar

| December 21, 2016

1.0 Introduction One of the biggest challenges of the modern business era is the retention of a talented and skilled workforce for business organizations, and the development of future leaders within a company.

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What are some of the individual and group – level factors that affect organisational change and development? How can these be managed?

| December 21, 2016

Introduction “Change and resistance go hand in hand: change implies resistance and resistance means that change is taking place” (Gravenhorst, 1993).

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Ethics and Research in Professional Contexts

| December 21, 2016

Introduction Ethics play a pivotal role in a variety of contexts, such as decisions in personal contexts (e.g. family, friends) and professional contexts (e.g. workplace).

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An Evaluation and Analysis of the Effectiveness of Professional Training in Preparing Teachers for Dealing with bullying and Classroom Management

| December 21, 2016

ABSTRACT Bullying is known to be a widespread problem in schools and also in workplaces.

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Has the law proven effective regulating the banking industry or are the limits of a bankers business too complex to be laid down by the law.

| December 21, 2016

Introduction It will be determined in this study whether the limits of a bankers business can ever be laid down by the law or whether a bankers business should in fact be left undefined.

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Does Ineffective Leadership Affect the Functioning of an Organization?

| December 21, 2016

Introduction: Leaders are considered an integral resource in an organization and it is often said that the leader’s personality and caliber affect the manner in which an organization is managed and the organization’s overall performance. The main role of leaders is to guide, supervise, and manage the employees of an organization and make integral and […]

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Mitigating Market Entry Barriers

Mitigating Market Entry Barriers

| December 19, 2016

Introduction Porter’s (1979) five forces theory highlights market entry barriers as one of constraints in establishing a new business.  Investigating market entry barriers for McLaren enables us to assess the level of competition and the possible barriers hindering the progress of McLaren in the mass car industry.

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Development through the Implementation of Physical Activity to Patients Suffering from Mental Illness.

| December 19, 2016

Introduction Efficient delivery of care is the essence of nursing. Being a successful nurse revolves around the capability to deliver care which contributes to the wellbeing of the patients (Barker, 2005).

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Interventions For Substance Abuse Amongst Young People

| December 19, 2016

        INTRODUCTION Despite the fact that young people are most often the healthiest group of people in the population (Emmelkamp, and Vedel, 2006), there is concern about the extent to which this group engages in risk-taking behaviours, including the consumption of drugs and alcohol and the abuse of these substances.

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The hegemonic decline of the United States and the eastward shift in the global capitalist economy

| December 19, 2016

Abstract The Great Recession of 2007-8 has exposed the inherent weakness of the Western economies, whose growth had been fuelled on heavy indebtedness.

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What are the factors that have caused British political parties to change their policies on the EU since 1970?

| December 19, 2016

Abstract There are a number of different factors that have caused British political parties to change their policies on the EU, yet it is often very difficult to determine what these are.

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Analysing the impact of Chinese FDI in Africa: A case study of Nigeria and Ghana.

| December 19, 2016

      INTRODUCTION Research Problem The proposed research aims to examine the effect of Chinese Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Ghana and Nigeria in order to perform a cross-country analysis of the respective impacts of such investments in these countries. 

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Preparation for Professional Practice.

| December 19, 2016

Introduction Whilst on the unit I became concerned when I noticed some service users were being discharged without proper education on how to manage their self-medication regime.

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The Dimension of Inter-Professional Practice

| December 19, 2016

Introduction This aim of this assignment is to analyse the unique role and contribution of nursing practices within inter-professional jobs and consider how inter-professional practices influence the way we manage the people in our care, using evidence based commentary.

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Women In Leadership: The Place Of Assertiveness And Recognition Of Human Rights

| December 19, 2016

Introduction The assumption that women leaders tend to be aggressive has been largely upheld, in Africa. That is not to say that all women leaders in Africa are aggressive; arguably, however, most women leaders tend to exhibit aggressive behaviour creating an impression of aggression within women leaders regardless of the reality.

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Technology Management Assignment

| December 19, 2016

Introduction The emergence of new technologies has made a big impact on business management.  Technology applications have been proven to enhance the acquisition of information and resources.

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Analyzing the role of Strategic Entrepreneurship in forming temporary Competitive Advantage that leads to Value Creation

Analyzing the role of Strategic Entrepreneurship in forming temporary Competitive Advantage that leads to Value Creation

| December 19, 2016

Introduction Globalization and the rapid pace of development, combined with intense competition, have pushed firms to seek ways to survive and thrive in today’s highly volatile business environment.

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Examining the selection criteria for equity finance investment in social enterprise

| December 19, 2016

Research Methodology The main purpose of this section is to discuss how the primary research has been carried out and the rationale for the choice of methodology.  The conclusion of the literature review showed that there are currently no publically agreed criteria for social venture capital funding and very little in the way of conclusive […]

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Continuous I In Managing Health And Safety, Along With Quality And Environmental Considerations

| December 19, 2016

Introduction Organizations today, in addition to ensuring customer satisfaction and loyalty, must also demonstrate to its broader stakeholders a corporate strategy which underscores social, environmental and health and safety concerns.

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Two World Wars A Journey of Borden’s Fiction

| December 19, 2016

Introduction The topic of Word War I literature and World War II literature is one that is extensively covered and researched by contemporary critics and scholars. 

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