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  • Satisfaction and Efficacy of the Course Taught at Nas Pensacola

    Satisfaction and Efficacy of the Course Taught at Nas Pensacola

    Problem Statement Command – X currently conducts a weeklong training course called the Division Officer Leadership Training Course (DIVOLC) to better prepare junior officers to manage and lead a division of sailors on their first sea tour. The course is designed as a facilitation course of a wide array of subjects designed to stimulate conversation between students about leadership and management styles. In addition, students are presented with situations and dilemmas that can occur in the course of their duties as division officers. The course that is given at NAS Pensacola, Florida is taught almost

    Essay Length: 455 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 6, 2019 By: chinny
  • Seed Germination

    Seed Germination

    Introduction Seed, as defined by plant biologists, is a matured fertilized ovule. It is an embryo with supply of nutrients (Campbell et al., 2009). It is composed of an embryo, a seed coat and stored food. Seeds are normally inputs to agricultural activities such as farming. It is used in reproducing more species of a specific plant. Seed dormancy is a physiological process that stops the growth of a seed (Campbell et al., 2009). It may also be defined as the failure of the seed to completely germinate even under favorable responses. Dormancy also involved

    Essay Length: 1,109 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: March 5, 2017 By: samhermosa
  • Segregating Long but Non-Risky Landing Distance from Risky Distance

    Segregating Long but Non-Risky Landing Distance from Risky Distance

    Statistical Modelling Assignment 2- FAA Project Varsha February 19, 2019 segregating long but non-risky landing distance from risky distance Packages Required library(tidyverse) #to visualize, transform, input, tidy and join data library(dplyr) #data wrangling library(stringr) #string related functions library(kableExtra) #to create HTML Table library(DT) #to preview the data sets library(lubridate) #to apply the date functions library(xlsx) #to load excel files library(ROCR) #to use ROC curves library(faraway) #to use the ilogit function Long Landing Loaded the datasets and did initial data cleaning(detailed steps were performed in the first assignment) faa1 <- read.xlsx("FAA1.xls", sheetName = "FAA1") faa2 <-

    Essay Length: 6,879 Words / 28 Pages
    Submitted: March 7, 2019 By: varsha10
  • Senior Speech - “those Who Stay Will Be Champions!”

    Senior Speech - “those Who Stay Will Be Champions!”

    Senior Speech “Those who stay will be champions!” My how time has flown by. Seems like just the other day Coach Fleck accepted the job and we all where watching the press conference wondering, “What does rowing a boat have to with a bronco?” Year 1- The dirty water years. Immediately after coach was hired, is when the foundation was built. Its crazy to think that only 3 of us on the team where here for that winter conditioning. Its really hard to describe what that time was like. The closest comparison is probably, hell.

    Essay Length: 1,179 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: December 9, 2016 By: rtb8844
  • Services Enable Solution

    Services Enable Solution

    For the past 30 years the Telecommunication market has being through a complete transformation. This major evolution was driven mainly by innovation and competition. The Tier one Equipment Manufacturers (TEMs) customers and the Service Provider (SP), have shift from buying point products engineered by their large R&D to low cost services enable solutions, meeting their customer requirements. Today our customers the European (TEM's) such as Ericsson, Alcatel-Lucent and Nokia Siemens Network are losing market share to the Chinese (TEM's) Huawei and ZTE. Our firm which is a midsize ODM/OEM equipment vendor in Israel with a

    Essay Length: 2,368 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: June 19, 2012 By: tournesac
  • Shane’s Current Event

    Shane’s Current Event

    SHANE’S CURRENT EVENT In San Carlos at 9:09pm April 23 2019 a fireball alarmed residents of the area. It was loud and stunning and a couple people got pictures and videos of it. A piece of the meteor fell into somebody’s house in Aquas Zarcas Costa Rico. It had crashed through her roof and when she discovered it. It was still warm. It was chondritic stone meteorite which is made mainly of silicon iron and magnesium and weighed 2.36 lbs. they think that it is 4.5 million years old! But that might not be true

    Essay Length: 1,108 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: August 4, 2019 By: kyle2208
  • Should Death Penalty Be Illegal?

    Should Death Penalty Be Illegal?

    Should death Penalty be illegal? How many of you have watched the drama serial Khani? Wow well that serial did break the charts! Now imagine yourself in the same situation with a little tweak, that you are in love with the person who killed your brother and according to your state’s law a murder will be only repented with capital punishment- Death. Imagine the state of mind you would be in with a turmoil of thoughts swirling inside your brain where everything seems right and wrong at the same time. Capital punishment or death penalty

    Essay Length: 434 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: July 3, 2019 By: Dania
  • Shouldice


    The patients who visited Shouldice were generally nervous, were tensed and had anxiety about their surgery. Patients suffered from various common problems like over-weight, bad heart conditions etc. Patients who shared the rooms generally had similar interests, jobs and had the same background. This helped them feel freer, and relaxed pre and post operations. Furthermore, they were generally operated on the same day in the same time. All the patients also had dining areas which allowed the entire crew to share their experiences, old and new and were generally male. They were made to do

    Essay Length: 348 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: August 12, 2014 By: arpipri
  • Snow White Spanish

    Snow White Spanish

    Había una vez, vivía una princesa hermosa con ojos azules. Su nombre era Snow White. En el año pasado, su padre se casó con su madrastra porque su madre murío cuando ella era un bebé. La madrastra tenía envidia cuando ella pidió al espejo mágico si ella era la más hermosa de todo el mundo. El espejo dijo Snow White era hermosa de todo el mundo. Su madrastra quería la muerte de Snow White. Durante el día, Snow White encontró una casa pequeño con siete platos en la mesa y siete camas en un cuarto.

    Essay Length: 278 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: July 6, 2014 By: mymonkey1105
  • Special Education Unit

    Special Education Unit

    The essay demonstrates your ability to write clearly and concisely on a selected topic and helps you distinguish yourself in your own voice. What do you want the readers of your application to know about you apart from courses, grades, and test scores? Choose the option that best helps you answer that question and write an essay of no more than 650 words, using the prompt to inspire and structure your response. Remember: 650 words is your limit, not your goal. Use the full range if you need it, but don't feel obligated to do

    Essay Length: 790 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: April 6, 2019 By: Akarsha
  • Staffing to Meet the Need

    Staffing to Meet the Need

    Staffing To Meet the Need Part III KellyVoelm Creating Change Within Organizations HCS/587 August 9, 2012 Janet Treadwell Staffing To Meet the Need Part III Arnold Bennett says "Any change, even a change for the better, is always accompanied by drawbacks and discomforts." Staffing is one of the most crucial aspects of nursing in healthcare today. The proposed change is to evaluate and incorporate a staggered staffing guideline to minimize overstaffing during slow times and maximize staffing in the busiest times. We discussed barriers to change, the factors that influence change and the organization's readiness

    Essay Length: 1,921 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: August 6, 2013 By: kellyvoelm01
  • Starbucks Leadership

    Starbucks Leadership

    Introduction Leadership does not have a universal definition because of its complex nature. Leadership is considered to be a holistic spectrum which can arise from several different factors. For many individuals, when thinking about the best way to lead a team, there are also several various factors which need to be considered. When the wrong approach is selected, the morale, effectiveness, and the productivity of the group can suffer. One of the theories that are commonly used is the Path-Goal theory which helps one identifies which practical approach to leadership should be utilized based on

    Essay Length: 1,961 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: February 12, 2018 By: cbatch
  • Statistic Word

    Statistic Word

    2) Low Medium Moderately High High Zalora 3 0 0 0 Qoo10 2 0 0 1 Asos 0 3 0 1 From the table above we can conclude that Zalora’s product are of the lower price range while Qoo10 carries both high and low priced product and Asos carry products that are of medium priced and above. 3) Price of Backpack($) Number of Backpack Relative Frequency (%) 0 up to 30 5 50 30 up to 60 3 30 60 up to 90 0 0 90 up to 120 2 20 Total 10 100 Determining

    Essay Length: 1,688 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: September 18, 2017 By: damien chew
  • Statistical Modellig

    Statistical Modellig

    Stat Modelling Assignment-3 Varsha February 28, 2019 Packages Required library(tidyverse) #to visualize, transform, input, tidy and join data library(dplyr) #data wrangling library(kableExtra) #to create HTML Table library(DT) #to preview the data sets library(xlsx) #to load excel files library(nnet) #to implement multinomial function Taking Distance as a multinomial factor Loaded the datasets and did initial data cleaning(detailed steps were performed in the first assignment) faa1 <- read.xlsx("FAA1.xls", sheetName = "FAA1") faa2 <- read.xlsx("FAA2_2.xls", sheetName = "Sheet1") faa <- bind_rows(faa1, faa2) check <- faa %>% select(-duration) %>% duplicated() %>% which() faa <- faa[-check,] faa_check <- faa %>%

    Essay Length: 2,569 Words / 11 Pages
    Submitted: March 7, 2019 By: varsha10
  • Stoller Vs. Lowell Case Brief

    Stoller Vs. Lowell Case Brief

    Connor Lavery Group 3 Case Brief: Stoller v. Lowell 10/31/2018 Stoller v. Lowell Facts: On April 23, 1978, five brick buildings in Lowell and their contents were destroyed by fire. The fire started on the sixth floor of one of the buildings. Three of the buildings, including the one in which the fire started, had sprinkler systems. The Appellee’s properties were all destroyed in the fire. There was a sprinkler system, that had been tested a few days before, available to use in combating the fire, but firefighters, diverting from normal practice, chose not to

    Essay Length: 404 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 16, 2018 By: clave22
  • Strategy of Dr.Martens

    Strategy of Dr.Martens

    INTRODUCTION Working for Dr. Martens since 1998, there was no doubt that this brand should be the topic of this strategy paper. First we will start with some company background and an introduction to the brand. Subsequently we discuss the mission statement of the company as well as the current strategy. We will look at the strategy aims and give proposals how to reach these targets. We will also make a SWOT analysis and analyse the environmental factors that have an impact to come to a conclusion with some strategic questions. COMPANY BACKGROUND Privately-held, family-owned

    Essay Length: 1,894 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: January 12, 2015 By: staerk
  • Strategy-Lululemon


    May 2008— Challenges Among the challenges that Day would inherit were underperforming stores. According to Day, mismanagement of the real estate strategy had resulted in high-cost locations in many of the new U.S. markets with little to no demand. Moreover, poorly supervised construction at many sites caused escalating costs and quality concerns. Lululemon was struggling to implement new inventory systems to keep pace with the demands of its expanding marketplace. Day also observed that cross-functional barriers had eroded the sense of teamwork within the organization, resulting in an inability to achieve compromise. "The whole organization

    Essay Length: 621 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: October 20, 2014 By: arun.mecad
  • Success in Contemporary America

    Success in Contemporary America

    Success in Contemporary America is having a goal or a dream and working hard and being determined to accomplish it. Success is also having great sacrifice and over coming adversity to achieve your dream or goal. Two people who demonstrate these traits of success are Gabby Douglas and Bethany Hamilton. Gabby is a young gymnast who started from the bottom and worked her way up to the top in just a few short years. Bethany was only 14 when a shark bit off her left arm causing her to have to start over in

    Essay Length: 871 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: August 9, 2014 By: hirste14
  • Summary of Compared Analysis of the Centres' offence Skills of the Chinese Men's National Basketball Team at the 30th Olympics, London

    Summary of Compared Analysis of the Centres' offence Skills of the Chinese Men's National Basketball Team at the 30th Olympics, London

    Summary of Compared Analysis of the Centres' Offence Skills of the Chinese Men's National Basketball Team at the 30th Olympics, London Our national team finished the 30th Olympic journey at London with all five losses at the group stage which made it the worst performance since history. The result has exposed the gap between the Chinese Men's National Basketball Team and the national teams of the rest of the world. To determine where the problems lay, using methods of literature consultation, specialist consultation, replay analyses, mathematics statistics, comparative analysis, and logical analysis, this thesis has

    Essay Length: 507 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 18, 2015 By: mxmuxiang
  • Technology and Communication Paper

    Technology and Communication Paper

    Technology and Information The people that are in law enforcement are in some ways supposed to be able to control crime, maintain the peace, along with many other duties that are given to them. Now, there is on occasion or more than one occasion where they will have to perform a criminal investigation that will pull them to the brink, they will have to control riots and other unruly people, and in due course put their life on the line. There are a lot of resources that are still unavailable to officers and that the

    Essay Length: 1,455 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: July 9, 2012 By: serenity5987
  • Ted Talk by Rutger Bregman

    Ted Talk by Rutger Bregman

    FWS 362 March 30th, 2019 Midterm Exam I will start by saying that the Ted Talk by Rutger Bregman is something that today’s society can relate to when it comes to poverty. It is really a great talk. He started with this question, “why do the poor make so many poor decisions?” He also mentioned that “the poor borrow more, save less, smoke more, exercise less, drink more and eat less healthfully. Why?”(Bregman, Ted 2017). It is a difficult question to answer because when you are poor, you make desperate decisions and sometimes you don’t

    Essay Length: 1,736 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: May 2, 2019 By: tricia143
  • The 4p's Marketing

    The 4p's Marketing

    THE 4P'S OF MARKETING The Marketing Mix is identified as a set of four decisions which is stand for Product, Price, Place and Promotion. As brand developer, this set of strategy need to be practiced before initiate or launch any new set of product or brand. These set can assist in making strategic decisions and can generate positive response especially for specific group target. 3.5.1 PRODUCT CHAOS that created by us is a product which is an essential gaming accessories where it will definitely satisfied the needs of our customers and consumers such as the

    Essay Length: 480 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 27, 2014 By: naerluft
  • The Benefits of Herbal Steam Bath.

    The Benefits of Herbal Steam Bath.

    The benefits of herbal steam bath. Toxin Removal: Traditional herbal steam bath/therapy is one of the most efficient methods of ridding the body of toxic wastes through the skin and lungs. The highly aromatic medicinal herbs quickly absorb into the bloodstream and circulate directly to every tissue of the body, delivering their therapeutic powers to each and every cell. It also will opens the pores and allows the herbal aromas to enter the skin to draw toxins out with the sweat. Loss Weight: 30 minutes herbal steam session will burn approximately 600 calories. Weight loss

    Essay Length: 439 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: August 31, 2013 By: Aroyadest
  • The Day I Read People's Thoughts

    The Day I Read People's Thoughts

    Some people who are successful in life try to remember their worst day in their entire life. The worst day in my life made me believe in god almighty and taught me a lesson that I might never forget. The day after my eleventh birthday was the worst day in my entire life. When I arrived in school I everybody‘s mind including my enemies and my best friends. Best friends are usually people who help their friend when in trouble and also people who wish good things for us. Unlike other people' best friends my

    Essay Length: 741 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: July 11, 2012 By: Anushaya
  • The Death Penalty

    The Death Penalty

    Michael Nunnery Research Paper The Death Penalty CJAD 350 Columbia College May 8, 2014 The death penalty has a very long history. The first person was executed under the United States Federal death penalty in “1790” ("Death penalty facts, pros and cons, statistics for US states", n.d.) As long as the death penalty has been around people have debated about the subject. There are people for the death penalty and there are people against the death penalty. Both groups have valid points behind their choice. It is important to understand each viewpoint. Those that are

    Essay Length: 3,190 Words / 13 Pages
    Submitted: July 19, 2016 By: mnunnery
  • The Economics of Incarceration

    The Economics of Incarceration

    THE ECONOMICS OF INCARECERATION The Economics of Incarceration Diana Alvarez Melissa Chipres Arturo Magana California State University, Long Beach Professor William Moore PPA 518 - Microeconomics and Public Policy ________________ Definition of the Problem Over the last decades, the incarceration rates have significantly increased in the United States. Today, the United States approximately incarcerates 2.3 million people (Wagner & Rabuy, 2017). Since President Nixon declared a “war on drugs” in 1971, harsher drug related sentences emerged. As a result, these new sentencing policies and laws created the beginning of the United States high incarceration rates

    Essay Length: 2,911 Words / 12 Pages
    Submitted: February 21, 2018 By: diana11994
  • The Eighth Amendment and Death Penalty

    The Eighth Amendment and Death Penalty

    The Eighth Amendment and death penalty is a topic that is often brought up, especially in today’s society. Most Americans can have a controversial discussion about whether the death penalty is considered cruel and unusual. The 8th Amendment protects citizens from cruel and unusual punishments but does not explain what that means. Thus, requiring the courts to review cases ensuring the suspect is getting proper sentencing. In order for the courts to choose proper sentencing, they must look at the totality of the circumstances of the case. This means the court will not sentence an

    Essay Length: 1,450 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: January 20, 2019 By: wnunes11
  • The Empty Chair Technique by Fritz Pearls

    The Empty Chair Technique by Fritz Pearls

    Discussion 10: Empty Chair Technique Opportunities are moments of change that allow people to make a decision and better their lives. The volunteer I was working with got into a fight with her best friend eight years ago. She has not seen nor talked with her since that time. Even with the modern conveniences of Facebook and Twitter, she has not been able to find her friend. My volunteer desperately wishes to say she is sorry and feels she cannot move on with her life until she does. I suggested to her the empty chair

    Essay Length: 339 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 8, 2017 By: Shanice Johnson
  • The Importance of the Department of Homeland Security

    The Importance of the Department of Homeland Security

    TO: Commander in Chief Barack Obama FROM: DATE: December 17, 2015 SUBJECT: The Importance of the Department of Homeland Security The Department of Homeland Security was founded in 2002 following the terrorist attacks on September 11th, 2001. The Homeland Security Act was proposed to make the United States less vulnerable to terrorism and to minimize the amount of terrorist attacks or to prevent the attacks within the United States. The Homeland Security Act is what initially established the formation of the Department of the Homeland Security. The Department of the Homeland Security was created by

    Essay Length: 345 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 29, 2016 By: KDitto
  • The Importance of White in the Great Gatsby

    The Importance of White in the Great Gatsby

    13 November 2017 The Importance of white White suggest purity, goodness, and innocence, but it can also relate to cold, bitterness, emptiness, indecision and unfriendliness. Just as black absorbs all, white reflects all. In F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby, the color white is not just for imagery, it’s also used to signify things such as innocence or a false sense of innocence. Throughout The Great Gatsby, Fitzgerald uses white to portray innocence and class. He uses white many times when talking about children and Daisy, since white represents innocence and purity, but he also

    Essay Length: 667 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 26, 2018 By: ptcuning

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