which were experiences in this kind of financing had already started to develop of which Enron as a major energy firm then built strong and solid relationship with the capital providers, such as Citibank and Barclays (Baker, 2003). In the mid 1990’s, Enron had started making a shift in it corporate strategy. The idea was to move the focus on its fixed assets, as the main stream of revenue, to the intangibles assets. Following the result of the government deregulations and the establishment of “GasBank’
stories make banner headlines whereas others merit no more than a few lines? What factors decide what news professionals consider newsworthy? Such questions are often answered – by journalists and media researchers alike – with references to journalistic news values or ‘news criteria’. Some answers are normatively founded; others are pragmatic and descriptive. In the present article, I submit that editorial priorities should not be analyzed in purely journalistic terms. Instead,
stories make banner headlines whereas others merit no more than a few lines? What factors decide what news professionals consider newsworthy? Such questions are often answered – by journalists and media researchers alike – with references to journalistic news values or ‘news criteria’. Some answers are normatively founded; others are pragmatic and descriptive. In the present article, I submit that editorial priorities should not be analyzed in purely journalistic terms.
PART ONE Understanding change Perspectives on change The ethics of organizational change Planned change and its critics Strategic change Building and developing competitive advantage 3 39 73 11 1 147 CHAPTER 1 Perspectives on change 1.1 Introduction 1.2 Perspectives on change 1.2.1 Modernity, progress, and change 1.2.2 Pathways to change 1.3 Structural-functional change: changing structures and functions 1.3.1 An organization is a complex whole 1.3.2 Structural theory 1.4 Multiple constituencies:
. Organization Theory Challenges and Perspectives John McAuley, Joanne Duberley and Phil Johnson . This book is, to my knowledge, the most comprehensive and reliable guide to organisational theory currently available. What is needed is a text that will give a good idea of the breadth and complexity of this important subject, and this is precisely what McAuley, Duberley and Johnson have provided. They have done some sterling service in bringing together the very diverse strands of work
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Competition in the industry became very harsh the company carried on registered losses. Thus, Hefner decided to appoint his daughter, Christie Hefner, as CEO to bring a fresh perspective. The arrival at the leadership of a family member was really important, since the company has always been considered as the Hefner’s baby and that is what has made the brand so successful. The Tricky Path: the 80s and the 90s The most daunting challenge that Christie had to deal with was the dramatic change in the public's
------------------------------------------------- Essentialism vs. Existentialism "Essentialism": A belief that things have a set of characteristics that make them what they are, & that the task of science and philosophy is their discovery & expression; the doctrine that essence is prior to existence While, "Existentialism":A philosophical theory or approach, that emphasizes the existence of the individual person as a free & responsible
dominate Jamaican life and was seen ﬁrst as heretical and misguided before its powerful social and political ideas were fully appreciated. Most important, however, was the Rastafarian insistence that Africa was the promised land and that Jamaicans should look to Africa for their model of value rather than to Europe, which was seen as foolish and a painful reminder of slavery and oppression. Rasta was an offense to those who wanted to deny the African part of their heritage. And the truth is also