Louis Armstrong
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...Armstrong was born on August fourth 1994 in the New Orleans state. He was born from a poor... background in Battlefield a place in New Orleans although he became the most the most influential artist on that time in the history of music. Louis Armstrong bought himself his first horn and he learned playing cornet when he was 13 years old. At the age of 11 years he was sent to juvenile prison for firing a gun during the eve of New Year. He was a hardworking and helped his mother and sister to sing for coins in the streets in the night. Louis Armstrong was released from the juvenile prison and he joined certain artist and band in the street club so that he could...
Henry Armstrong
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...Armstrong The boxer Henry Armstrong is a part African American who made a for himself that is legendary in boxing. His skill places him as the second best boxer of all time, creating a legacy that has spanned the decades since his time. Born of a mixed race father and an Iroquois Native American woman, his ancestry represents all aspects of the American racial experience. However, because of the social grouping and methods of determining race within the early twentieth century, he has been termed an African American Athlete. At one of the Hollywood Legion Fights, in front of a crowd that represented the Hollywood celebrities of the era, he managed an impressive knock-out, leading acting... Henry...
Muhammad by karen armstrong
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...Armstrong, p. 15). It says that he gave shelter to orphans, guided the blind, and sufficed those he found to be needy. He was forty when he received his prophetic message from Angel Gabriel to declare that he was sent as a prophet to guide his people in the correct path. He received his first vision in a cave in Mt. Hira outside Mecca where he frequented for meditation. He claimed to have been called to rebuke the pagans... Prophet Muhammad’s Legacy People are always to understand Islam and the teachings of its prophet Mohammed. The Quran calls Prophet Mohammed Rahmatul Aalimeen which implies the mercy of the worlds. The Quran also describes his life before he received his prophetic vision at age 40...
Louis Armstrong: The Jazzman
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...Armstrong: The Jazzman Choosing a recording definitive of Louis Sachmo Armstrong may be an impossible task. He is known as the most influential person on American Jazz, one of the truly American genres of music. He was also involved in blues, swing and ragtime, pop and other sub-genres. Armstrong invented “scatting”, singing nonsense syllables instead of the written words of songs, and a very difficult style. More than any of these, Louis Armstrong brought his music, and that of many other great artists, to every corner of America and around the globe (Riccardi, ). Jazz was invented by African American slaves, and the term originally meant “sex”, but eventually included all kinds of fun... ?Louis...
Lance Armstrong confession On Oprah
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...Armstrong and Oprah BY YOU YOUR SCHOOL INFO HERE HERE Blog Entry: Lance Armstrong and Oprah Initial reactions were that Armstrong was attempting to gain positive publicity on the back of the multitudes of negative PR received by the biking professional, in an effort to save face. During the interview, his body language illustrated nervousness, illustrating that his soft-spoken words conflicted with his genuine attitude. His motivation for this confession was to ensure that society did not maintain negative attitudes, knowing that he had no means of escaping the damage caused by his irresponsibility. There are likely few implications for the sport of cycling, as this organization... Blog Entry: Lance...
Louis Armstrong: What a Wonderful World
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...Armstrong What a Wonderful World (1967) Louis Armstrong: What a Wonderful World Louis Armstrong is well known for the New Orleans jazz style. New Orleans jazz also known as the "traditional jazz" exhibits most or all of the characteristics listed below: Wind instruments in performance polyphonically Easily discernible triad patterns 4/4 or 2/4 meter Instrumentations similar to the following: ‘FACE LINE’ (HORNS): 1. Cornet or trumpet 2. Soprano sax or clarinet 3. Trombone 4. Alto, tenor or bary sax (at times) RHYTHM SECTION: 1. Piano 2. Guitar or banjo 3. Tuba, bass sax or string bass 4. Drums or washboard The single main distinguishing...
Louis Armstrong: What a wonderful world
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...Armstrong: What a wonderful world The jazz style of music is has distinctive melody as an accompaniment for a solo and sometimes with an improvisation (polyphony) of its melody as simple variation of the original theme but are still based on the harmony generated from the piece. The early jazz in New Orleans is characterized by the use of banjo, tuba, guitar, and string bass in Chicago style (Sharp, Snyder, & Hischke, 1997) .The latter also add saxophone but the New Orleans style use flat four which was replaced with lighter two beat feel in Chicago style (Sharp, Snyder, & Hischke, 1997). When drum was integrated in as part of the music, New Orleans paired this with bass, snare and cymbals... Louis...
The Battle for God by Karen Armstrong
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...Armstrong's book The Battle for God. Judaism According to Armstrong, Jewish fundamentalism has its genesis in 1492 in Europe. Among the events that occurred that year, in addition to Christopher Columbus sailing from Spain to find a new trade... ?Introduction Religious fundamentalism is a worldwide phenomenon, and is seen in all the major religions. Jews have fundamentalist sects which rely upon a strict reading of their sacred book, the Torah. Muslims have fundamentalist sects which abhor modernity and see that the merging of church and state is the only proper way to govern society – this is known as governance by Shariah law. Protestant fundamentalists are marked by anti-intellectualism and a lack of...
Louis Armstrong: What a wonderful world
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...Armstrong: What a wonderful world The jazz style of music is has distinctive melody as an accompaniment for a solo and sometimes with an improvisation (polyphony) of its melody as simple variation of the original theme but are still based on the harmony generated from the piece. The early jazz in New Orleans is characterized by the use of banjo, tuba, guitar, and string bass in Chicago style (Sharp, Snyder, & Hischke, 1997) .The latter also add saxophone but the New Orleans style use flat four which was replaced with lighter two beat feel in Chicago style (Sharp, Snyder, & Hischke, 1997). When drum was integrated in as part of the music, New Orleans paired this with bass, snare and cymbals... ?Louis...
Lance Armstrong Talks about Philosophy of Life
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...Armstrong is a famous cyclist who won the Tour de France seven consecutive times. He was recently stripped of all his s because of doping charges. This speech analyzes the philosophy of life from Lance Armstrong’s view. Lance Armstrong Talks about Philosophy of life My fellow world citizens, I am Lance Armstrong, the famous cyclist. The recent headlines do not allow me to claim the fame. But, I think I have all the right to introduce myself as a famous cyclist whether I have my titles or not. Even my negative publicity is linked to cycling without which I am nothing. I am not here to claim I am innocent or confess. I just want to share a few of my realizations with you. I had great plans... Lance...
Homo Religiosus by Karen Armstrong, p. 22-38
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...Armstrong think that a Loss of Self is Desirable? Introduction In her study of ancient homo religiosus, Armstrong argues that religiosus practice centered on rituals designed to eradicate a sense of self. Such ritual practices were painful, difficult to carry out, and even traumatic. According to Armstrong’s arguments, the loss of self seems to be desirable since it enabled the ancient society to believe in the rituals they practiced even if they were traumatic, painful, and difficult to carry out. According to Karen Armstrong, in an ancient society where people seem to have lost their self, involve and believe in idol worshiping or even despotism even if they understand this is against... Why does...
Muhammad Prophet for Our Time by Karen Armstrong
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...Armstrong Karen Armstrong’s “Muhammad: A prophet for our Time” is a biographical representation of Muhammad that shows how the majority of Muslims understand his life and the Islamic faith. The author paints Muhammad as a mystic and a wise political reformer who changed the world through the Islam religion (Armstrong 23). This enables the readers to understand and appreciate the true origins and spirituality of a faith that receives wrong impressions. Armstrong also discards the misrepresentation Islam as cruel, fanatical and violent religion that preaches war. As a result, the author offers a balanced and comprehensive portrait, disclosing... Book Review: “Muhammad Prophet for Our Time: by Karen...
Louis Armstrong and his place in jazz history
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...Armstrong What a Wonderful World 1967 Little Willie Littlefield (1990) Celine Dion (2003-2006) Esperanza Spalding Historic Jazz Jazz is a beautiful style of music which originated during the 20th century. It started between the African-American communities of the Southern United and was adopted from the European harmony. Jazz has been adopted by different cultures and regions. There are different prominent styles of jazz which has been spread around, from New Orleans Jazz to swing, Gypsy Jazz and also Kansas City Jazz. Jazz is considered to be restless form of music. Jazz genre has been evolving even since it started and it has never been one form of music. Early jazz was basically defined... ? Louis...
Louis Armstrong and the development of early jazz
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...ARMSTRONG’S IMPACT ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF EARLY JAZZ Music, Essay March 6, Louis Armstrong is rightly considered to be the king of jazz. Moreover, he is the soul of this music, the man, the genius who managed to bring Negro folk style of imitating of the instrumental sounds into the performance of songs. This is the root of partitioning rough lumping sounds bursting out of the jazzman throat, his seething vibrato. Only with Armstrong having come to the world of music jazz founds not only a unique singer, but God’s creature in whom the trumpet and the voice are inseparable. There is a belief that Armstrong has developed a...
David Armstrong, 'Universals as Attributes' from Universals: An Opinionated Introduction
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...Armstrong’s ‘Universals as Attributes’ from “Universals: An Opinionated Introduction” David Armstrong’s Universals as Attributes hold a proposition that the universe exists and that once this postulate is accepted the proposition that they may have varying attributes at certain degrees. For instance, colors represent different attributes and order (Armstrong 105). Pautz theory examines the resemblance of substances in the universe according to their common properties or attributes. He came up with an analysis that two ordinary and first order substances can resemble exactly the same. As elements of particulars resemble closer with one another, identity becomes stronger... Paper Argument against David...
Lance Armstrong vs. USADA: What are we to believe?
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...Armstrong indeed happens to be a hero and inspiration for many, irrespective of the assertions made by USADA. The irony is that the controversy raked in by USADA tends to be all embracing and monolithic in its scope and intentions, expecting people to perceive the entire career of Lance Armstrong through a particular and typical lens. It is a known fact that in a contemporary context, doping is a reality that is affiliated to by many ace sportspersons, who have the financial wherewithal and who afford the rectifying technologies and medical leverage. Lance Armstrong is not somebody new to the arena of sports and consequently... of the Management of the Concerned 4 March Responses Reaction Piece Lance...
Lance Armstrong vs. USADA: What are we to believe?
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...Armstrong indeed happens to be a hero and inspiration for many, irrespective of the assertions made by USADA. The irony is that the controversy raked in by USADA tends to be all embracing and monolithic in its scope and intentions, expecting people to perceive the entire career of Lance Armstrong through a particular and typical lens. It is a known fact that in a contemporary context, doping is a reality that is affiliated to by many ace sportspersons, who have the financial wherewithal and who afford the rectifying technologies and medical leverage. Lance Armstrong is not somebody new to the arena of sports and consequently... of the Management of the Concerned 4 March Responses Reaction Piece Lance...
Why the decision to strip Lance Armstrong of his titles is wrong
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...Armstrong of his s is wrong? On August 24, the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) wiped out the 14 years of Armstrong’s racing career that includes the seven Tour de France titles after concluding that he used illegal substance. USADA also banned Armstrong for life from the sport. Armstrong would no longer challenge the USADA decision finding USADA’s investigation a “witch hunt” that is bent on convicting him without any physical evidence. Armstrong denied that he ever took banned substances in his career (Associated Press, 2012). This decision of USADA to strip Armstrong of his titles and ban him from the sport for life is not only wrong but also excessive... . It is based on onerous and...
Why the decision to strip Lance Armstrong of his titles is wrong
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...Armstrong of his s is wrong? On August 24, the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) wiped out the 14 years of Armstrong’s racing career that includes the seven Tour de France titles after concluding that he used illegal substance. USADA also banned Armstrong for life from the sport. Armstrong would no longer challenge the USADA decision finding USADA’s investigation a “witch hunt” that is bent on convicting him without any physical evidence. Armstrong denied that he ever took banned substances in his career (Associated Press, 2012). This decision of USADA to strip Armstrong of his titles and ban him from the sport for life is not only wrong but also excessive. It is based... ?Why the decision to strip Lance...
Analytical essay on film "brothers on the line" by sasha reuther and "muhammad: prophet for our time" by karen armstrong
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...Armstrong Armstrong describes the struggle which existed between Medina and Mecca to be a political and economic struggle, but it resulted in religious conflict and led to triumph of Muslims of Medina for many years. The author disassociates the secular from the religious conflicts and claims that physical involvement in war and conversion using weapons was not necessarily part of Islam as it was claimed by propagators of hate and fear. She traces the rise of monotheism in developing cities also contributed significantly, especially Mecca, and even the occurrence of Islam from revelations by Mohamed that made available a body of scripture from Arab... submitted Muhammad: A Prophet for Our Time by Karen...
Homo Religiosus by Karen Armstrong, p. 22-38 The Minds Eye by Oliver Sacks, p. 303-317
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...Armstrong of “Homo Religious” connects with Sack’s ideas that blindness trauma leads to loss of one’s self or sense (Armstrong 23). It is essential that, human beings acknowledge the dangers posed by blindness and if they persist, being victims... Relationship between Trauma and its Effect on an Individual’s Sense of Self Introduction Imagine an individual disconnected from his or her self. There exists a common fact that almost all human beings commit all types of mistakes on a daily basis. People generally live misguided lives if they lack compass of their self-knowledge. Learning experiences from other people remains an essential part of life in the current society. It is essential for human beings...
Compare and contrast the development of the styles of any two Jazz artists ex: louis armstrong and Miles Davis
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...Armstrong and Davies Miles Introduction Jazz is a music style with its origin from the black communities living in the US in the 20th century. It is a mixture of European musical notes and the African musical aspects, for example syncopation. Over the years Jazz came to adopt the aspects of American music. Other qualities of this type of music are the improvisation and off beat rhythms that it possess. Louis Armstrong and Davies Myles are considered as some of the greatest jazz musicians in the history of jazz music. This is because of the influential role they played in transforming this genre of music from old to modern jazz music. Louis...
Compare and contrast the development of the styles of any two Jazz artists ex: louis armstrong and Miles Davis
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...Armstrong and Davies Miles Introduction Jazz is a music style with its origin from the black communities living in the US in the 20th century. It is a mixture of US and Europe music culture. New Orleans is the epitome of Jazz music dating back to the year 1910. With the blacks embracing this type of music, the style of the music’s definition is ragtime. Other qualities of this type of music are the improvisation and off beat rhythms that it possess. Louis Armstrong and Davies Myles are considered as some of the greatest jazz musicians in the history of jazz music. This is because of their influential role they played in transforming this genre of music...
Essay question (2,500 words) Armstrong (2009:923) suggests there is a different focus between industrial relations negotiations and commercial negotiations. By evaluating contemporary literature, critically analyse the principal differences be
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...Armstrong, commercial negotiation is different from industrial relation negotiation. In this type of negotiations, the parties involved in negotiation process can walk way which is not possible in industrial relation... Industrial relations’ negotiations and ‘commercial’ negotiations Contents Introduction 3 Literature review 3 Negotiation 3 Principal differences between these two forms of negotiations 4 Industrial negotiation 4 Commercial negotiation 5 Negotiation in different countries 6 Management impact on negotiation process 8 Arriving at a ‘win-win’ situation with either (one) of these two negotiation methods 8 Establish trust 8 Understanding others point of view 9 How people act in different culture...
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...Armstrong of his s is wrong? Introduction For this paper, I would like to write about an unpopular stance of defending somebody that I disdain because he cheated when he competed not to mention he used illegal performance enhancing substance just to have an edge over his competitors. The subject would be “Why the decision to strip Lance Armstrong of his titles is wrong?” Body On August 24, 2012, the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) wiped out the 14 years of Armstrong’s racing career that includes the seven Tour de France titles after concluding that he used illegal substance. USADA also banned Armstrong for life from the sport. Armstrong on the other hand would... Why the decision to strip Lance...
Book summary and critique
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...Armstrong and Sally Jenkins is a story about the struggles of Lance Armstrong, a professional cyclist, who, at his prime age, was diagnosed with testicular cancer but has survived and has won various international prestigious racing competitions. Armstrong begun to proffer a glimpse of his life prior to the diagnosis of the cancer and after having triumphed over it. His personal strengths in physical attributes, emotional character and mind set were detailed in preparation for the events of facing the Big C. Details of his courageous battle and determination to defeat cancer, despite being... Book Summary and Critique: “It’s Not About the Bike: My Journey Back to Life” Summary The book written by Lance...
Nike
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...Armstrong only when the pressure from the public to do so intensified. Is it right for companies like Nike to Stand by their spokespeople when they are behaving in unethical ways? All people competing in any kind of sport events preach that to be a great sportsman one needs to be driven by strong will, good values and most of all stay ethical to his fans and business partners. Becoming exceptionally famous like Armstrong does not exempt him from following these unwritten rules for respect and good will (Duarte, 2013). What is more he had done the unspeakable. Not only did he breach the ethics taking drug enhancing steroids, but he also damaged... the reputation of the companies that gave him...
Business
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...Armstrong Gets Dumped” - “Armstrong Gets Dumped” is an article in The Wall Street Journal of Thursday, October 18, 2012, by Shelly Banjo. The article is a reporting on the implications of the doping scandal of Lance Armstrong, a popular road-racing cyclist, who is known for winning seven consecutive times the Tour de France between 1999 and 2005. He also is a survivor of testicular cancer, an aspect that inspired him to establish a cancer foundation. The US-Anti Doping Agency (USADA) finds him guilty of doping, and different measures are placed against him, the greatest being banning him from future participation in cycling sport. In this essay, I will provide a critique... to this article,...
5 steps to a 5 annotating and precis assignment
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...Armstrong’s publication, “5 Steps to a 5 AP U.S History” , exposes the essential Historical topics with specific emphasis to AP placement and readiness. Within his analysis, Armstrong backs up his arguments by tracing the major historical events that shaped the contemporary American society, with descriptions of each historical event and its place in the American context. Armstrong’s purpose within the context of his book is to place the reader at a familiar concept with the earlier occurrences of the American History. The author has placed particular emphasis on topics, questions and responses that continuously emerge in AP readiness and examination and suggested... 5 Steps to 5 AP US History Stephen...
History of Jazz
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...Armstrong The Life of Louis Armstrong began in New Orleans, Louisiana, when the great musician was born in early August 1901 to a poor slave family (Bergreen 10). The hard ghetto life and abject poverty would lay the foundation for his career. At age five, Louis went against all odds to begin his career while attending the Fisk School for Boys that exposed him to Creole music. While in his teens, fellow jazz artists like Buddy Petit, Bunk Johnson, and Kid Ory influenced his jazz musical career (Stein 23). One of the cornet players in New Orleans, Joe Oliver the King, became a fatherly figure to him and would guide him to a dance hall job at the Henry Ponce. Armstrong... The life and career of Louis...
Control
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...Armstrong & Armstrong, 2009: 226). In addition, the employees will maintain the focus on the overall mission of the organization thus improving... CONTROL By of the of the School Control process entails monitoring activities to correct significant deviations and accomplish the planned goals. It ensures that organization employees perform the tasks assigned to them in such a way that organizational goals are achieved. A good control process brings good performance thus increasing effectiveness. The following are the recommendations as to how control process is able to improve the overall effectiveness of an organization. A manager should keep the communication lines open. Highly performing teams are oft...
SPORTS LAW RESEARCH PAPER (LANCE ARMSTRONG'S TERMINATION FOR DOPING IN CYCLING SPORT)
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...Armstrong; a former world champion in cycling sport and his teammates permanently from the sport after a discovery of a major doping fraud investigated by the United States Anti-Doping Agency-USADA. Their allegations indicated that the doping scheme was carried out under the influence of Mr Armstrong since 1998 involving his fellow teammates, trainers and doctors. The document submitted by USADA to the authorities internationally meets the requirements of the “reasoned decision... In the world of sports, doping is considered as a major benefit factor for those who plan to advance at the top level with minimum effort into the competition. This research paper addresses the issue of terminating Lance...
Summary
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...Armstrong, nick d Satchmo, was one of the most exceptional entertainers of America for many decades. He was popular for overturning the Black stereotypes through his charisma and body language. He established his own brand of flamboyant style and “conscious satire” (7) and was recognized as one of the greatest entertainers in America. He was a campaigner of purity in melody and tone and was the originator of the rhythmic step or “swing” (7). He was disdainful of the “minstrels” but enjoyed the traditional humor of the blacks. He was able to balance humor judiciously with emotional gravity and broke through the Dan Trucker stereotype. He was self confident, almost... of Book Review Louis Daniel...
Evolution of Jazz
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...Armstrong, (1901 – 1971) who is considered to be one among the best of Jazz musicians. Born in New Orleans on 4th August, 1901, Louis overcame his poverty-stricken background and rose to become one... ?Evolution of Jazz Order No. 827668 Introduction During the turn of the 20th century, that spanned over three centuries, a new style of music called ‘Jazz’ took birth in New Orleans. This new artistic medium was so unique that it attracted and influenced musicians worldwide. Though the Jazz style simultaneously occurred in places such as Kansas city, Chicago and St. Louis, the musical traits of West African blacks intermingled with light classical music and the European popular music of the late 18th and...
Strategic HR Approach
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...Armstrong & Baron, 2002: 56). However, with such detailed duties it is hard for some individuals to maintain all the issues. This issue will discuss some of the challenges I have been going through in serving a manufacturing company where am the director of human resources. I will discuss some of the solutions that I use to settle down issues... ? Strategic Human Resource Approach Strategic Human Resource Approach Business executives in the daily management of their enterprises come across so many challenges that deter their performance. The human resource department has the role to maintain the personnel. They recruit, lay-off promote, and carry on with motivation of workers to enhance performance...
Fingerprint Analysis: Identification Philosophy
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...Armstrong, a forensic science specialist in his 2012 edition of ‘fingerprints’, explains to us the main essential and fundamental principles in fingerprints. He explains to us that there are two main fundamental principles in fingerprints. Uniqueness and permanence are the two basic principles. Each fingerprint is unique in its nature. The size, depth of the ridges and distance from one... Topic: Friction Ridges and Science FRICTION RIDGES AND SCIENCE "No scientific basis exists for requiring that a pre-determined minimum number of friction ridge features must be present in two impressions in order to establish identification?" I agree with the statement. Each fingerprint has its characteristics. Arms...
Case study
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...Armstrong, 2008). In the same manner, the customers accept the organizational culture that companies sell products to generate profits. Customers understand the sales person’s reply to the current and future customers’ request for a lower selling price stating that the company must sell in order to recover its production costs, selling costs, and other cash outflows (Daft &Armstrong, 2008). Customer culture also includes relying on trust or agreement as well as a viable personal relationship between... ? Business Report March 4, Introduction Organizational behavior influences production output. The research delves on employees’ contribution to achieving organizational goals. The research delves on...
"Swing That Music" by Louis Armstong
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...Armstrong. The book Swing That Music is remarkable because it is one of the first autobiographical works from the earliest period of jazz music and it tells the story of one of the greatest jazz musicians of all time, Louis Armstrong. The book is a fascinating account which deals with many historical issues, including the difficulties that were experienced by an African American man in breaking into the largely white area of entertainment. It talks of an age before modern mass media have really taken off, and it reveals many intimate aspects of American culture as seen from the perspective of a talented musician who is blazing new trails culturally... and musically. The book consists of a...
Karen Armstrongs Book on Jarusalem
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...Armstrong's 1996 book Jarusalem: One Three Faiths, three of the world's foremost religions: Judaism, Christianity and Islam. The backdrop of Armstrong's study is the city of Jerusalem, a city that is considered significantly in all three religions and has been the object of many of the conflicts and issues between them. Armstrong, a former Catholic nun and of considerable repute regarding the religion and the Levant region endeavors to provide a platform for insights and discussions. Among the topics of interest that Armstrong refers to include the perceptions and modes of sacred space, views on the nature of God and religion and the development of myths considered important... Introduction In Karen...
Case study
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...Armstrong, 2008). In the same manner, the customers accept the organizational culture that companies sell products to generate profits. Customers understand the sales person’s reply to the current and future customers’ request for a lower selling price stating that the company must sell in order to recover its production costs, selling costs, and other cash outflows (Daft &Armstrong, 2008). Customer culture also includes relying... Business Report March 4, Introduction Organizational behaviorinfluences production output. The research delves on employees’ contribution to achieving organizational goals. The research delves on enhancing...
Business Continuity
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...Armstrong, 2012). Example The above stated conceptions can be better understood with the example of improving system along with process resilience in relation to a ‘disaster recovering planning’ project. In this similar context, it can be affirmed that ‘running business continuity’ will focus on identifying the biggest risks and the mitigation costs as well. In respect... Business Continuity Definitions and Purposes ‘Running business continuity’ is defined as the procedure of maintaining and recovering a particular business from any damage. It mainly aims to identify any sort of damage or hazard, which restricts a business from attaining its intended targets. Theoretically, ‘developing business...
Mentor
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...Armstrong... is the CEO and is a very casual person. He is on a first name basis with all the people in his company and prefers that people call him Jack. He dresses very casually and on occasion wears blue jeans to work. According to my friend, the VPs are basically number crunchers and don't get involved in the day to day decision making. They can be rather quiet and aloof, but she did tell me that they are very smart, good at their job, and will likely want to over analyze any information I give them. She also told me that Mr. Armstrong, the CEO, prides himself on running an open and upfront business. Though Mr. Armstrong runs an informal office, I plan...
Photography
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...Armstrong’s article, “Biology, Destiny, Photography: Difference according toDiane Arbus.” Photography is helpful to human in a number of ways. According to this article, there is difference between photography, destiny and biology has it has been argued by a renown photographer, Diane Arbus. Photography has a myriad of implications to humans since the creation of humanity. However, the problem is the rampant flaws that are associated with the impression created by photographs. Armstrong is very clear in drawing a distinction of Arbus photography from those of the modern ones. Arbus has successfully constructed a definitive position on photography; she... This article endeavors to respond to Carol...
Critique
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...Armstrong (2015) makes important observation about the changing marketing trend as marketers turn to the digital world. They argue that even as the marketers turn to digital marketing they should be more focused on significant engagement with the customers. They add that the greatest challenge for the marketers in the digital world will be to generate energetic, collaborative groups of clients who make products and brand a fundamental part of their everyday lives. Markers should aim at creating value for the customers and establishing a relationship with those customers (Kottler... Critique “Principles of Marketing” And “The Future of Advertising.” In the book “Principles of Marketing,” Kottler and...
Capturing Customers with right Message
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...Armstrong, 2010). The four Ps that can apply in marketing this service are price and promotion. The price is lowered so as to attract more customers to the products offered. The service itself is specifically meant for promoting the products offered. The main advantage of this approach to the business owner is that he can attract a lot of customers. However, the likely disadvantage is that the business may... All age groups who frequent restaurants can be target market for electronic discount coupons. Though this marketing approach has its pros and cons, it can be noted that we are now living in a digital era that is characterised by digital networks that link people directly to the marketers (Kotler &...
Human Resource of SCG Limited
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...Armstrong 2009). In general, it is a structure that allows the evaluation of the employees’ performance and behaviour (Foot and Hook 2005). It also influences the workers through factors including increased job satisfaction and by use of promotional tools... ?Introduction Businesses have devised strategies to survive which is attained by minimizing costs and maximizing output, owing to the highly competitive structure in the modern world. Labour remains one of the highest expenses in business operations. As such, it is only practicable that a consistent method of optimizing its output is employed at all times. Performance appraisal is one of the strategies that are used for the optimization of labour...
Foundation of Marketing(Consumer and Business Buyer Behaviour)
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...Armstrong and Kotler, 2011). The second process is compatibility which arises when the consumer is looking for a product that corresponds with his or her own experiences and values (Armstrong and Kotler, 2011). The third process is complexity which refers to the level of difficulty attached to the understanding... ?Consumer Behaviour Part I: The Process that Consumers Go Through in Making a Purchasing Decision Behavioural science helps management understand thedecision process that consumers go through in making a purchasing decision. The process is broken down into five stages. Relative advantage is the first stage and refers to the consumer’s perspective on the relative superiority of a product...
MRKT
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...Armstrong and Kotler 3). Additionally, it entails the promotion of products and services within markets. It is a key ingredient to the success of a business as it mainly focuses on customer satisfaction, consumer value and quality of goods and services that are offered. The commonly used strategy is known as the marketing mix which is composed of four variables referred to as the 4P’s of marketing. The 4P’s are product, place, price and promotion. This marketing mix... Module 4P’s Marketing Strategy Marketing is an important business task that involves the establishment of the consumers’ needs, determination of the target markets and identifying the products and services that are fit for these markets...
Response Paper RE: Jerusalem
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...Armstrong’s 1996 book Jarusalem: One Three Faiths, three of the world’s foremost religions: Judaism, Christianity and Islam. The backdrop of Armstrong’s study is the city of Jerusalem, a city that is considered significantly in all three religions and has been the object of many of the conflicts and issues between them. Armstrong, a former Catholic nun and of considerable repute regarding the religion and the Levant region endeavors to provide a platform for insights and discussions. Among the topics of interest that Armstrong refers to include the perceptions and modes of sacred space, views on the nature of God and religion and the development of myths considered important... Introduction In Karen...
The Role of Micro-simulation in Intelligent Transportation
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...Armstrong, & Munir, 2006). Why Macroscopic Tools are not considered for Effective Testing of Various Scenarios The high capacity manual that is a microscopic tool was not used in this aspect and respect because of the prospects of the concerned dynamics such as factoring in travel information. Secondly there is the need and urge to leave an allowance or a space of improvement such as communication systems and lines which in all aspects and fairness constitute a real part of the human life (Khan...  The Role of Micro-simulation in Evaluating Intelligent Transportation Systems Applications Why not Place Total Reliance on Infrastructure Expansion It would be impractical to seek to improve the welfare o...
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