World of Business

In my life the world of business more so in risk management has always appealed to me. I chose a career in business based on the influence from my parents who are successful business people. I evaluated the success of my parent’s business life and this assisted me to have an understanding of what I wanted in life. I decided to pursue a career in business more so in risk management. After securing a job at the Hong Kong Shanghai Banking Corporation Ltd (HSBC), I have been working in the risk department for over 5 years in different countries across Asia. I have risen from the position of Risk I ...

Working in Organisations

Ageing is one of life’s inescapable realities. We are all born into this earth, and as time goes by, we go through life’s different stages (infancy, childhood, adolescence, and adulthood) until we reach the stage that precedes death: old age. Old age is a natural part of life, and even though it is not without limitation (whether it is physical or mental), it is still a time for a person to continue living good, happy, and fulfilling lives. Old People (OP) are not permanently disabled by age, nor should they ever be considered as a burden. Even though there are complications that spring with ...

Windmere Trust Company

This paper seeks to verify information about a service level agreement or contract. This discussion will be in relation to the Windmere Trust Company legal case. A service level agreement or contract is an agreement between a customer, and network service provider that describes what services the network service provider will give and it is usually in measurable terms. Most Internet service providers offer their customers with a service-level agreement. In the present times information system departments in central enterprises have approved the idea of writing a service level agreement and one ...

Why Are Apple Computers Popular?

The research report is focused on the topic “Why have Apple computers grown in popularity?” Apple Inc is the U.S. based multinational company that designs and sells electronic products, personal computers and the computer software. It is the third largest mobile phone manufacturer of the world after Samsung and Nokia. The incredible success of Apple over the last five years can be attributed to decisions of the company for expanding its production to such several mobile electronic devices as iPhones, iPads and iPods. The company also offers thousands of applications through the App Store and i ...

What is Entrepreneurship?

Entrepreneurship refers to the process by which an individual comes up with, organizes and manages a business venture successfully despite of the numerous challenges and risks that are likely to be faced. Entrepreneurship is the process of generating a viable business idea and turning it into a profitable business venture. People who come up with businesses are called entrepreneurs. An example of a prominent entrepreneur in the United States is Jeff Preston Bezos. I have chosen Jeff Bezos as my preferred entrepreneur because of his invaluable contribution to the growth and development of elect ...

Wellbeing Escapes Reality

Customers are the key consideration when it comes to any business organization. It is said that it is easier to keep an existing customer than to attract a new one. The UK-based Wellbeing Escapes already has recognized this phenomenon and is working toward keeping their existing customers satisfied as well as attracting new ones. They have diversified their services to suite diverse needs of their customers. The company fully understands the nature of market competition and strives to be the best in the hospitality industry. They are trying a new mode of assisting people with job burnouts, str ...

Ways to Measure Team Performance

Business demands in the twenty-first century dictate that business organizations make use of employee talent to generate, contribute and utilize information as being part of the competitive strategy. The twenty-first century has seen organizations undergo significant structural changes to develop organizational networks that are focused on the team building to enhance the organizational performance. The aim of this paper is to make use of the team building and teamwork principle to evaluate performance of the healthcare organization while detailing other possible methods used in team performan ...

Warren Buffet

Warren Buffet is not only one of the most successful businessmen and investors in the whole world but also a philanthropist and one of the wealthiest people in the world. This paper seeks to analyze the life, prospects and business ideas that have elevated Warren Buffet to this level of success, as opposed to the risks and setbacks he had to conquer in order to become successful. Warren Buffet’ Childhood Warren Edward Buffet was born on August 30th 1930. He was the only son in his family and had two sisters. In his early childhood, Warren Buffet showed much interest in saving and making money, ...

Wal-Mart Year/Quarter Data

Wal-Mart stores Inc., is the second largest company following ExxonMobil. It has stores in all the 50 states of the United States, which are operated mainly through supercenters, Neighborhood market and stores offering discounts (About, 2008). The company was found in 1962 by Sam Walton an entrepreneur in Arkansas with the aim of targeting the low income earners through slashed prices. In 1999, the company made its break through move by expanding beyond Mexico into the United States. By 1986, the super chain had made tremendous moves to increase its income; the company had completed a network ...

Wal-Mart’s Entrepreneurialism

There have been many attempts to define what it is that an entrepreneur does and their significance in the success of existing businesses or businesses that will be in the future. Sullivan and Sheffrin give an interesting and summative definition of an entrepreneur, as “ a person who has possession of a new enterprise, venture or idea and assumes significant accountability for the inherent risks and the outcome.”. Entrepreneurial activity demands support, motivation, credit, gratitude and synchronization to thrive and grow. The punch line, “Save money, live better,” is very striking and captiv ...