Brand Management

There have been numerous business mergers and acquisitions between various firms in the business world. A merger refers to a situation in which two or more different companies come together to form one company, whereas acquisition is whereby one company or business purchases another company or business (Kotler & Caslione 2009). In a merger, both parent companies cease to exist and a new company or business is formed with a different name, brand and operations. In acquisition, the company that has been purchased ceases to exist and the buying company takes over the operations and assets of the ...

Benefits of Globalization

Globalization has affected different countries in various ways, depending on the country’s degree of development as well as the extent to which countries are open to the flows of the global economy. A country like China has benefitted a lot from globalization. China was one of developing countries in the globe, but it is currently ranked in the top 10 strongest economies in the globe. China has been able to realize a massive economic growth due to its ability to access international market for its products (Lerner & Schoar 2010). Before globalization China economy was growing at a very low rat ...

Benefit Administration Strategies

The success of an organization in terms of meeting its objectives depends on how it manages its human resources. Operating and maintaining an organizational culture requires the input of a dedicated and motivated competent staff. Salary and packages have been used by organizations as part of the strategies for operating on a definite organizational culture and maintaining a cutting-edge above competitors. The focus of this paper is to examine the relationship between salary and benefits administration with organizational culture and performance. Relating Salary and Benefits Administration to O ...

Behavioral Safety Interventions

Many organizations use different Behavioral safety interventions. Some of the behavioral safety interventions involve setting goals and giving incentives. To measure the effectiveness of this interventions many organizations use injury reductions and behavioral change. However, the effectiveness of the approaches used in behavioral safety is determined by the function of the implementation. Cooper (2009), advocates of behavioral safety, argue that it only involves the employees to carry out the safety measures while managers only play a significant role in carrying out the implementation .On ...

Autonomous Network Management Systems

Autonomous Network Management System (ANMS) is a network system that is self-governing. The network requires minimal or no human involvement on its operation. It is capable of managing and regulating itself. It enables automated second-by-second decision-making by distributed components that exchange information fast and accurately. Autonomic network re-emphasizes efforts of the networking group on more significant tasks of outlining general application performance goals and controlling the accomplishment of objectives against application-based Service Level Agreements (SLA’s). It has the capa ...

An Organizational Change

Organizational change may occur in any company of any type of industry as a way to improve its business process. In order to receive higher revenues and incomes companies are searching for effective tools, which will lead their businesses to a higher level of development and processing. That is why, managing organizational change is an essential part of running a business flow with the aim to maximize the effectiveness of the company`s process of planning, managing employees, and, on the other hand, to minimize organizational costs and employee resistance. In the competitive marketing environm ...

An Operations Management

I rushed into the room to prepare a presentation. The full panel of vetting and audience majorly students were present invited. The occasion was to give me the first hand opportunity of landing into a job with the top most managerial firms in dealing with the service management of the quality standards. In many cases I had never delayed but such occasion made me panic. The chief executive officer was the chief gest. I gaze this gave made me to be nervous. Preparation of the PowerPoint presentation was to be done in a group of three individual. As a group leader it was my obligation to delegate ...

An Effective Manager

Manager is a person who holds a vision for an entire organization; a practical genius who possesses both managerial and leadership skills. Most times the success of an organization is determined by the effectiveness of its managers. While some managers are assets to organizations, some who do not understand the importance of being effective managers become liabilities. Managers need to strike a balance between several factors – both internal and external, to keep the show running. In this project, one evaluates two managers on their effectiveness. The first is the manager owner of events plann ...

American Nurses Association

It is always crucial to alienate the services delivered from the personal attribute of the deliverer in order to attain uniformity. The process of ensuring that services are delivered in the professional way is the reason why various code of practice has been developed by and for the various professionals. A good example of this is the Hippocratic Oath that was developed by Hippocrates who up to date is considered the father of medicine. Similarly, other fields have developed the code of conduct which is considered as the agreed code of ethics of a given profession. This has also been develope ...

Alternative Sources of Finance

Given the case that the main contractors have long been perceived as having engaged in unfair practices for which they deliberately held payments meant for small contractors for a substantial period exceeding 30 days. Thus, putting these form of businesses at vulnerable positions upon which to conduct their businesses. Some of the businesses have claimed fault while others have opted to shift operations to other lenient business environments. Therefore, it is safe for these types of businesses to recognize the significance of the different alternatives of finance sources available to them in o ...