Lowe’s Company Products

Lowe's main operations revolve around household improvement. Having had a healthy run over the years, it has not been spared by the impulse of the credit crunch and hence deeply depressing the market of its product. This is attributed to the Nature of its business as they deal with product as opposed to services. As CELEB team, we have had rather fruitful review of the areas that need immediate focus and researched on the possible way forward solely to restore the market position of the Lowe's Company Products. Notably, pricing strategy, store location, merchandise, promotion, design and servi ...

Professional Development

Action research is a highly useful took in professional development where the work environment and the labor market has become highly competitive professionally developed individuals are rare though the labor market consists of high numbers of unemployed professionals. The difference lies in the fine tuning of those developed ones, who have undergone in-depth analysis of their career goals and have shaped their studies, learning and skills to achieve those objectives. But one cannot on his or her own develop the needed skills and the fine tuning. How one learns is through experience, especiall ...

Professional Values in Nursing

Professionalism in nursing is a calling that requires specialized knowledge, long and extensive academic preparation. In this research paper we will look at the professionalism values to nursing practices and then examine one professional nursing value and elaborate what it entails. This is the meticulous adherence to the set of values comprising of statutory professional obligation, formal codes of conduct, and informal expectations of patients/customers, associates and colleagues. Relationship of professional values to nursing Core nursing values essential include human dignity, integri ...

Significant Real Life Experiences

Leadership is a critical function of management. Through effective leadership, organizations are able to achieve their organizational goals and objectives. Leadership is important to me since it is only through effective leadership that a leader can motivate his/her subjects. Employees are motivated in an organization if their leaders play servant leadership role. In this leadership style, the leader allows his/her servants to participate in the process of decision-making. Effective leadership is also critical since a leader is able to provide guidance to his/her subjects on how to perform cri ...

The Health Information Management

It is evident that every time a healthcare attendant treats a patient, he/she must record information relating to the patient. The health care personnel records the information provided by the patient about the symptoms, as well as, information relating to the treatment of the customer. This information also comprises the patient’s history, as well as, the examination results. While this information may be easily collected, its management has proofed to be a challenge. The information collected must be analyzed, protected and stored either in manual health records, or in electronic health reco ...

The Reluctant Worker

The three core skills that were at play in the case included; conflict management and resolution, leadership’s skills or organizational skills, team building and management skills. Skills at play in the case of reluctant workers Team building skills The case study clearly shows that the workers lacked teamwork. It shows that they did not listen, share or even cooperate with their boss and never learnt together as a team. The workers did whatever they wanted because they lacked team work. They would also walk out of late afternoon team meetings because of the thought they would miss the pool ...

Project Procurement Management

Procurement refers to the process of material and technical recourses provision in the enterprise in order to make its performing and management effective. The purpose of procurement is adequate and effective material, technological, information, etc. needs satisfaction of the projects with the highest possible economic efficiency. The project procurement management is the sufficient part of the whole project management process that require the products/services purchases from outside the company world in order to solve or complete the project or task effectively. The project procurement ma ...

The Stress Management

The Main Sources of Stress in My Life One of the stresses that I face as a single mom with a military career is how to cope with separation from my daughter. In this career, separation from family is an inevitability that one has to accept and live with especially when one is frequently deployed. In essence it is a dilemma that one consciously decides that one can handle at the time of deciding on a military career but when that day that one has to go away from loved ones arrives, it is as if one can indeed never be adequately prepared. The stress that come with making decisions on who to sta ...

The Worplestrop Partnership

The Worplestrop Partnership is anxious to press ahead with the development of the necessary costing and information systems for the management of the organisation. As a first stage, before putting out to tender the development of software and the purchase of computing systems, the partners have requested a preliminary analysis of the cost and budgetary information systems that will be required. In order to assist with this task, they have asked the firm’s accountants to prepare a report to the partners, providing: An outline of the product cost and budgetary control methodologies and syst ...

The Strategic Management

Investing in the pharmaceutical industry is the most challenging business venture that an organization may undertake. According to Whewell (2010), the pharmaceutical industry has been experiencing various changes, challenges and dynamisms. These changes may result from either the internal environment or external environment of the company. Due to such rapid changes in the internal and external environments of an organization, it is important for top managers to develop appropriate strategic plans that would enable the organization to retain its competitiveness in the market. In order to develo ...