Technology and Literacy In the evolution of the information era, fundamental technological literacy and access are now crucial in today’s civilization. People with no access to computers are finding themselves isolated from the rest of the digital globe due to the fact that many daily duties, such as job application and shopping are carried out
Footwear market analysis: Factors affecting global footwear market The footwear industry is a billion dollar industry that offers a wide range of products. From platforms to flip flops, this industry attends to the needs and tastes of diverse clients. It is a highly sensitive industry considering the millions of pairs of shoes that are bought
Porter’s 5 forces analysis of KFC The Porter’s five forces analysis is a business evaluation model that was developed by Michael Porter in 1979. This model is used to assess a firm’s competitiveness in an industry while taking into consideration five important factors namely: Threat of new entrants Threat of substitute products or services Bargaining
Impact of Legalization of Prostitution Impact of legalization of prostitution can be seen by considering the situation in the countries where prostitution is legal. In many countries, people have argued that legalization of prostitution will help in combating the vice. However, this is not true when the issue is viewed closely. In fact, it expands
Impact of Syrian Uprising Impact of Syrian uprising can be seen in the entire Middle East region and to some extent globally. Syrian uprising has affected security in the Middle East. Today, the Middle East is characterized by insurgencies, confrontations, and insurrections. It is becoming difficult for the civilians in the region to believe that
Impact of Avian Flu Impact of Avian flu can be seen in different aspects. The current situation of avian flu is that of limited animal to human transmission with much of the transmission being animal to animal. The impact of this situation is that, if it is left to continue it will increase the chances
Impact of Legalization of Cannabis Considering the impact of legalization of cannabis is important considering that the number of states that are debating on the issue is increasing rapidly. To understand the actual impact that legalization of cannabis would have in states that are yet to legalize it, it is important to consider its effects
An Overview of Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Code What is Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Code? The Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Code is part of the United States bankruptcy code found under the Bankruptcy Laws that allows for reorganization of businesses and individuals. This law is available to corporations, sole proprietors, partner firms as well as individuals. However majority
The Main Types of River Landforms A river landform is a geographical feature which is formed when water moves on the earth’s surface. Geologically, water movements are the most essential external processes that can shape the earth’s surface. There are different types of river landforms and these vary in terms of size, shape and even
Case Study Yasuo Hamanaka $2.6 billion Sumitomo Corporation Fraud Case 1997 The Causes and Effects of Yasuo Hamanaka $2.6 Billion Sumitomo Corporation Fraud Case Background facts of the case Yasuo Hamanaka was one of the most popular copper traders in the world during the 1980s and early 1990s. In fact, was so popular that he
Characteristics and Advantages of Autocratic Management Style Characteristics of autocratic management style Autocratic management style is where a manager exercises full control of the employees and takes up all decision making activities on his own. In this management style, the manager decides on what tasks are to be accomplished and how they will be undertaken.
Definition and Advantages of Socialist Economy What is a socialist economy? A socialist economy is an economy in which all factors of production are owned and controlled by the government. The government is also responsible for catering to the needs of all its citizenry and ensuring equitable distribution of resources. In as socialist economy, individual
Case Study: John Rusnak $700 Million Allfirst Allied Irish Bank Fraud Case 2002 The $700 Million Case of John Rusnak Bank Fraud Case at Allfirst/Allied Irish Bank Background Facts John Rusnak is the man behind the famous Allfirst/ Allied Irish Bank fraud case of 2002. Prior to his appointment as a trader at Allfirst Bank
Case study: Jerome Kerviel $6 Billion Societe Generale Fraud case 2008 The Facts about the Jerome Kerviel $6 Billion Societe Generale Fraud case 2008 The Issues in Jerome Kerviel’s $6 billion fraud case Jerome Kerviel is a famous French rogue trader who is responsible for huge losses in the Societe Generale bank where he worked.
Case Study Kidder Peabody Trading Scandal 1994 An Overview of the Kidder Peabody Trading Scandal 1994 case study Issues of the Kidder Peabody Trading Scandal The Kidder Peabody trading scandal of 1994 is described as one of the biggest trading scandals of all times to occur on Wall Street. This trading scandal happened when the
Critical Analysis Report: Case Study- Sharp Corporation Introduction Sharp Corporation is a company that focuses on producing manufactured electronic  goods for a huge client base. In 2009, the Japanese domestic market was able to recover and this had a positive impact on the Sharp Corporation because it was able to generate an operating income of