Product Life Cycle

Product life cycle consist of four stages, namely introduction, growth, maturity and decline stage. In the introductory stage, the consumer has not accepted the product and is trying it in order to find out its usability and advantages. The demand is low and the firm uses a lot of money to advertise and promote the product. In the growth stage, the consumers have accepted the product and its demand growing at an increasing rate. The organization makes huge sales and revenues are high and profitability increases. The maturity stage of a product is the stage where the rate of its demand is incre ...

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 ...

White Bread in the History of the USA

Everyone eats white bread nowadays. It is believed to have always been present on the dinner tables of the majority of American citizens. However, the importance of white bread is always undervalued. Somehow, it is often viewed as something that is always available for everyone, like fresh air and United States Constitution. The old proverb says that ‘nothing is certain except death and taxes’ and it can be effectively amplified to ‘nothing is certain except death, taxes and white bread’. In other words, every citizen of the United States of America is assured that when he approaches to the ba ...

Here’s a tip for your love life girls!

As a girl in a world where finding someone who loves you and who you can love back can be very complicated. There are many times where I personally have wished there was a manual, a book you can read that outlines all the do's and don'ts of a relationship. Now I may not be a specialist in relationships and I may not know all about getting into the minds of girls and boys/men and women but I have dated. I have been with someone for quite some length of time. I have had my heart broken and broken someone else's heart. I think as a girl I can give some advice to thoughs out there who don't want t ...

Teenager Playing Mom and Wife? Oh my Life.

Oh lord. Has anyone else had parents over for dinner, a lovely home cooked meal? Yeah that doesnt exist in my house, especially when you pull spongebob out of the meatloaf while cutting it infront of the family. Haha. My husband has been off work for a few days so I have been going to photoshoots everyday. Aww the life of a grown up! Let me tell you the amazing story of day 2 of this mamas work week. I wake up at 4:30am prepare myself for this wonderful photoshoot, throw my hair in a pony tail. Forget to put makeup on. Throw on a tshirt and jeans and im out the door. I show up at this photosho ...

Life Of Pi by Yann Martel

Roar of the Sea "Mr. Piscine Molitor Patel is an astounding story of courage and endurance in the face of extraordinarily difficult and tragic circumstances. His story is unparalleled in the history of shipwrecks. Very few castaways can claim to have survived so long at sea as Mr. Patel, and none in the company of an adult Bengal tiger” (Martel 354). The Life of Pi is a fictional memoir packed with information about religion and the struggles of being stranded in the ocean, however it can be uninteresting and repetitive at times. Yann Martel, a Canadian author who has written many other books ...

A Stolen Life by Jaycee Dugard

Where did she go? Will she ever be found? What made this person think it’s okay to take 18 years out of someone's life? Can you imagine that happening to you? Question, after question. A Stolen Life by Jaycee Dugard will have you asking a lot of questions. Jaycee Dugard was taken at the age of 11 and was saved after 18 years. For 18 years the kidnappers had her in their backyard and brainwashed her, making her think that it wasn't safe to escape. One of the kidnappers Phillip, forced her to have a sexual relationship with him, scaring her for the rest of her life. Overall I really enjoyed r ...

The Five Boons of Life by Mark Twain

Mark Twain’s short story, The Five Boons of Life, is a fable signifying the meaning of life. The tale is a series of interactions between a fairy and a man who grows to learn the lesson the fairy tries to teach him, only to understand the moral before his death. The five boons of life- fame, love, riches, pleasure, and death- are the gifts the fairy offers to the man who is allotted one choice. The story gives light to the point that life should not be squandered away on meaningless frolics, and the importance of wise choices. Twain organizes the story into chapters, each encompassing a new tr ...

The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot Publish by Crown Date of publication: February 2nd 2010 Number of pages: 368 A Black Story Rebecca Skloot was born on September 19,1972 in Springfield (Illinois). She is an American journalist, a writer, a professor and the President of the Henrietta Lacks Foundation, who is interested in science and medicine. Her book, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lack's published on February 2nd 2010, knew a huge success in her country : it stayed at the first place of the New York Times Best Seller List since 2012, and she wasoften awarded for h ...

Modern American Life

The technological advances witnessed in the last 30 years have impacted in one way or the other on the quality of life that people have today. On one hand, at the family level, technological advances have arguably drifted family members apart as each indulge in the world of technology. On the other hand, the world has shrunk into a small village as technology simplifies the way people, who are thousands of miles away from one another, can communicate at almost instant mode. The majority of people who have been greatly affected or even benefited from technological advances are the Generation M, ...