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The nature of changing influences on consumer spending and factors that influence the demand and Supply of products or services within the general motors. Introduction The general motors or GM as it is popularly known has been in the providing vehicles for its consumers since 1908 when the company was founded in Michigan. It started […]

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Business Environment Test Questions

Business environment Business environment is defined as the external and internal factors that influence business decisions and that are uncontrollable in nature. The forces can be that of economic, social, political or technological factors. These factors are usually outside the control of the business and will do little to change them. Therefore business environment can […]

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Reducing emissions will be the primary way to fight climate change: study news

Forget about positioning giant mirrors in space to reduce the amount of sunlight being trapped in the earth’s atmosphere or seeding clouds to reduce the amount of light entering earth’s atmosphere. Those approaches to climate engineering aren’t likely to be effective or practical in slowing global warming.A new report by professors from University of California […]

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How clouds get their brightness

How clouds form and how they help set the temperature of the earth are two of the big remaining questions in climate research. Now, a study of clouds over the world’s remotest ocean shows that ocean life is responsible for up to half the cloud droplets that pop in and out of existence during summer.”It […]

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What reasons do Dunlap and Catton give for the neglect of the physical environment in mainstream sociology

There is a problem with the way humans interact and view their environment. This problem causes mankind to neglect, abuse and manipulate their surroundings with little or no regard for the consequences. Obviously, this causes many ills to all inhabitants of the forgotten earth, including humankind themselves. The latter is invariably recognized today by the […]

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What Metta Karma Anicca Anatta And

I believe that these five Buddhist teachings of metta, karma, anicca, anatta and equanimity have a huge effect on the environment. Each of these teachings has a specific effect on the environment.Metta teaches Buddhists to spread love and kindness around the world. This means that this love and kindness should also be extended towards the […]

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Soil Erosion Impact

“The increase in human population to a present day level of over six billion is having an impact on the biosphere that is greater than ever before”. The vast amount of impact is greatly due to three major activities including agriculture, industrialization, and urbanisation. Agriculture being one of the major activities contributing to the impact […]

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Coral Reef Adventure

Viewing the elaborate exhibitions of ocean life and biodiversity was an enlightening and entertaining experience. These displays and the Imax film, Coral Reef Adventure, introduced me to the incredible diversity and crucial roles of some of the Earth’s ecosystems. These vivid installations enabled better understanding of the importance of preserving these ecosystems to sustain all […]

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External environment – PEST analysis for Somerset house

PEST analysis shows factors that affect or will have major impact on the way Somerset house conducts its business. These factors cause change in the market and the way business is done. They are political, economical, social, and technological factors, if a company does not respond to these factors as they change it will be […]

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Changes in the business environment and their impacts on business strategies

The external environment of a business affects all its decision. Changes in the business environment of businesses create both opportunities and constraints for the business. They stem from various sources including economic, social, technological, legal and political factors. Different firms will be affected by different factors, but all will be subject to economic changes.Markets and […]

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Business – External Influences

Every business is part of an external network called the Environment. This network plays a large role in the way a business functions and is run. The effects of the environment on the business can be both a boon or a bane to the business. The External Environment in which a business operates can be […]

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The impact of ICT on the environment

The introduction of ICT promised many things including a paperless office and a global society. In this report I will be discussing whether these goals, and others, are achievable.In the late 70’s IT promised people more free time due to the expansion of IT in society. It promised 20 hour weeks and the need for […]

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Modern Business environment

Modern Business environment is a rapidly changing environment. Marketing, as an important aspect of modern business, need more theories and techniques support in dealing with this environment. Therefore, the appropriate application of marketing theories and techniques poses great effect on business performance.Capabilities Based Marketing is a promising approach in handling some confusing marketing problems, which […]

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A brief History of Vodafone and the nature of its business

The mobile phone industry didn’t exist 20 years ago. In the late 1980s exceptionally few people possessed a mobile phone. Now nearly two third of the UK’s population own a mobile phone.Vodafone was formed in 1984 as subsidiary of Racal electronic plc; at the time it was known as Racal telecom Limited. In 1982 Racal […]

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Strategic Marketing Environment Analysis

U.K. retail market outlets have seen year on year growth of 5%. The UK is undergoing a sustained period of growth – the level of consumer confidence is holding up, although it is fragile and could change rapidly slower earnings growth, speculation about changes in interest rates and job insecurity could affect this rate of […]

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How companies have responded to environmental issues over the last ten years

In his 1970 article in the Scientific American G. Evelyn Hutchinson wrote “Many people are concluding that the biosphere as an inhabitable region for organisms is to be measured in decades rather than in hundreds of millions of years. This is entirely the fault of our own species”.Although the same warning ha already been voiced […]

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Discuss a range of geomorphological techniques we can use to determine the rate and magnitude of slope movement

To discuss the question, we must first identify what slope movement is. Also known as “mass wasting (sometimes called mass movement) it encompasses a broad array of processes whereby earth material is transported down a slope by the force of gravity. It is related closely to weathering, which is the breakdown of minerals or rocks […]

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The environment and settlement of some of the regions of Mesolithic Europe

The aim of this essay is to examine the environment and settlement of some of the regions of Mesolithic Europe that provided hunters and gatherers with many different avenues in which to exploit their means of survival in the areas in which they inhabited. The activities they undertook were carried out with great skill and […]

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What contribution can geographers make to moderate the impact of natural hazards

Traditionally, the term ‘natural hazard’ was an easy concept to define. It referred to any event with its origins in natural phenomena, such as earth movements or weather, which caused human suffering in the form of life-loss, injury or economic hardship. Almost all disasters were seen as natural – earthquakes, famine, floods and hurricanes, for […]

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Carbon tetrachloride

During 1839 a highly toxic substance was discovered by the name of carbon tetrachloride. Created by the reaction of chlorine with chloroform, carbon tetrachloride is manufactured when chlorine and methane or chlorine and carbon disulfide react. The process including methane became the prominent way of production in the United States during the 1950’s, but the […]

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Compare Setting In At Least

Twentieth Century Fiction brought about change in literary methods and the development of different narrative styles. Modernism a term that came in to use, since the second world war, challenges traditional concepts of story and plot, and brings about questioning, looking for meaning and truth. The Modernist novel delves in to the sub conscious minds […]

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Definitions of the Different Personality Types

The Realistic Type (R)This personality type shows a definite preference for working with objects, tools and machinery. This leads to the mastering of manual skills, i.e. skills of a mechanical, agricultural, electrical and technical nature. As this personality type usually shows a clear aversion to educational, intellectual, social and creative activities, a lack of social, […]

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