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advantage is individuals will get a “tax benefit which will help pay off the interest of the mortgage and increases income” (Kirlew, Unknown date). Security is an advantage because in the “long run if some individuals want to have kids those individuals do not have to worry about moving each year, but instead helps their children grow up in
There are many people who are unable to decide whether they should buy or rent a home. Both renting and buying a home have their benefits, therefore it is important that you compare the benefits and drawback of buying and renting a home.
Renting a home is usually cheaper than buying a home. When you rent a property, you don 't have to pay your monthly
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has implications targeted to the purchasing decisions of the American people, specifically in the world of real estate.
In the last half-century the percentage of individuals renting property as opposed to owning has increased (Cilluffo, Geiger, & Fry, 2017) and the research to follow outlines the correlation between the change in the housing market and the modern view of the American family. The research that was conducted will primarily be focused on the influence that millennials and women have on the view of the modern American family, and how that has influenced the boost in the rental market.
The purpose of this report is to analyze the changes in American citizens’ view and value of
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. In this essay, I will look at the techniques used by the author to produce this atmosphere of complete depression, by looking more particularly at the various poetic devices.Firstly, the poem reflects the key themes of loneliness and the shallowness of human life through the characters and the thoughts of the poet. The description of Mr Bleaney's character really creates the atmosphere of existential despair. The name Mr Bleaney itself does not have any flavour and sounds monotonous with no strong syllables. This monotony is reinforced by the way the author describes Mr Bleaney and his room. Mr Bleaney is only renting the room suggesting he is quite poor and perhaps weak as renting a room
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competitive pricing alternative for customers compared to buying or renting books that are not used every day
· User friendly application that can be easily accessed on both a mobile device or computers
· Small running costs. There is no need for a large warehouse since everything is software based. Would only need a small location for servers and potentially administrative work.
· T-Share’s potential weak supplier relationships also have an adverse effect on success, as it cuts ability to negotiate.
· Initial investment is relatively high
· T-Share would need to ensure the cost of a book subscription license will profit the company and also be cheaper than an individual
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, looking at the result of the comments made by the customers. The “hectic” working style and enforcement of strict dress codes was not familiar to European workers and there was a high turnover rate due to that. Another issue was lack of housing accommodations for workers which can drive up the cost to the Disney company to renting all these rooms in Paris. Language barriers of accommodating all the people that will be visiting Disney has also had staff being more anxious rather than enthusiastic and friendly. Due to these this issues and high worker turnover rate, poor customer service has resulted which have damaged their usual exceptional reputation. Another issue was that Europe was
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long as ten years, and
home ownership makes up less than 50% of the housing system. Australia
differs in this sense as people are mainly either on a lease of six months or
twelve months (Healey, 2016, p. 3). Additionally, 95% of housing in Australia
is privately owned (Orchard, 2014, p. 209). Mollaei and Othman (2013, para.
1) attribute this to the strong encouragement to own a home under the idea of
The Great Australian Dream, which is a product of different policies set in
place after World War II. With this strong push, longer renting periods are not
promoted in Australia as under this goal of home ownership, renting is viewed
as a transitional period. In this example, secure housing is
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interactions. Millennials constantly seek social approval ad advice for their everyday actions and decisions (Get Busy Media, 2014).
The consumer group referred to as Millennials often hit life’s milestones at a later age than other consumer groups. On average 62% of today’s Millennials have never been married. A large portion, 19% of this consumer group are full or part time students, perusing a degree. This large number of Millennials continuing their education may be a factor in only 58% of Millennials being homeowners, while 37% are still renting on a month-to-month basis (Experian, 2014).
Role of Sub-Culture on Consumer Behavior
A subculture is defined as a group of people who
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footage of CMI pads: 10,000 feet
· Thus, market demand: 29,000 – 39,000 sets annually.
· Focus on educating customers about product benefits.
· Focus on product differentiation (time-saving, safety aspect and cost saving tool) and increase brand awareness.
· Organize seminars in order to increase product and usage awareness, targeting independent contractors and pile hammer renting agencies/companies.
· Positive Word of Mouth (WOM) publicity and solicit recommendations from pile hammer contractors and industry specialists like Prof. Stephen McCormack through research papers (endorsement of product by major influencers).
· Publication of test results in construction business magazines like ‘Piletalk’.
· Company sales representatives play an important role regarding customer education with respect to the cost savings and potential dangers of other conventional products.
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. The New York Times proclaimed “that 72 percent of Americans still believed it was possible to start poor, work hard, and become rich in America” (King 611). However, the definition of the ideal American Dream has been altered throughout time, especially to fit different groups of people.In the past, many people saw the American Dream as possessing an expensive and luxurious house, and an automobile. Today, however, people have different perspectives, as they try to focus on having a well-paying job for financial stableness. For instance, many people today rent houses instead of buying them, as renting is more convenient for temporary settlements. King argues that this change is also due
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Professor Kris Teters
Survey of US History
23 August 2018
C121 Task Three
A. Major changes in race relations resulting from Reconstruction
The Thirteenth Amendment in 1865 abolished slavery. Some black persons went to find new employment, failed, and return to their owners, but tried to negotiate working conditions. General Sherman’s special Field Order, issued in 1865, set aside 40 acres of land and mules in the Sea Islands were promised for freed blacks. President Johnson ordered them removed eight months later, returning to its original owners. Renting land, or Sharecropping, became an important form of economics. The white landowners would provide land and supplies to freed
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to do, but they are just normal
young people. Everyone did stuff like this.
This ban on the Schoolies event is an infringement of our legal rights as business owners,
we should be allowed to keep our businesses afloat by whatever means are available. This
is more-or-less like a ban on me renting out my caravans to specific people. Let’s be
realistic they will probably go and camp illegally on the beach and who knows how
vulnerable they might be there, to theft or even sexual assault. In a proper caravan park
they will be safe.
If anything we should be encouraging young people with a proper schoolies event. One
solution would be some kind of festival, we could easily restrict each person to
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minutes it is possible to find your favorite artist and download your favorite album. That is in fact so convenient that it is becoming only the question of conscience whether it is a problem or an opportunity to become pirate.
Realizing the problem of piracy Sony tried innovative approach to earn money on digital music, In 2000 Sony launched online music store “the Store” where the price for a track was $3.50 that turned off many early adopters of the service moreover, users were actually only renting the tracks for that $3.50 and after a certain point the files expired and could not be played again without repurchase, which was not a successful attempt and service failed quickly. Having that
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either borrow DVDs, download or burn DVDs illegally from friends or family who have rented or purchased them or pay to download them legally online. Respondents were unlikely to want to reveal more information on illegal downloading practices and declined further surveys.
After the prescreen questions, we asked respondents to tell us on a scale of 1-7 with 1 being not at all interested and 7 being extremely interested how interested they would be in renting a DVD online instead of in a store for a similar price which included return mail service. Out of the 106 total respondents, about 39% (41) responded very interested. The rest of the responses were erratically divided among the
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this fast increases people's political knowledge. On major example of transparency in the UK was the expenses scandal which took place in 2009 and was when MPs expenses were requested, and it showed that they were spending expenses that were supposed to be used for food and travel up to a certain amount per month, but instead was spent on second homes in London, subsidizing property development, renovating and furnishing properties when standing down, furnishing of other homes, as well as evading taxes, over spending during the year, renting out one of their houses, over claiming for food, and exploiting the no receipt rule[En.wikipedia.org, n.d. ]. This information was broadcasted on
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in Marketing Management and I always think that learning Business Law can help me know more about the legal system in Canada and can protect myself while dealing with legal issues in Canada. Also, the classes above show that we all easily engage into legal issue while dealing with others. Therefore, Business Law is definitely worth being a foundation course for different majors.
In my opinion, “Negligence” and “Contract Law” are the dominant parts for Business Law, which totally helps me deal with the legal issues. Once, one tenant wanted to increase the price for renting after making an agreement with me. I told her what she done was a breach of contract and I was not liable for the
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foreclosure and will also be more inclined to not eat well enough to be healthy. It is important to have money for healthy foods, because eating unhealthy foods can lead to sickness and disease. Shelter, food, and clothes are the tritest examples of needs, because if we are deprived of these things, how will we able to live?
In the case of losing your own home you can be moved into a shelter, but shelters are unsafe, crowded, and unsanitary which is why renting or owning a home is a necessity. It is also uncertain of how a shelter can potentially affect a person’s health overall. Clothes is in an important necessity because you cannot walk around naked. Preferably, you will need clean clothes to
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healthier lifestyle and how social status affects this decision, the materialistic model illustrates how income can cause physical problems which lead to either greater or poorer health choices. Poverty undoubtedly exposes people to various health hazards. This can include their living situations, most often than not, the locations for renting or buying accommodation at a cheaper price tend to be areas that are more exposed to harm such as damp housing and air-pollution. There are many specific proofs that confirm materialism to be the cause of health issues. For example, ‘many studies have associated higher rates of childhood respiratory disease with damp housing’. Whilst the full impact
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groups or from unanticipated events like lower income than expected, illness etc. taking all these aspects in consideration the consumer takes his decision. Once the product is purchased the consumer will form his opinion regarding the product and services provided by the company in the post purchase period.Organizational buying behaviorOrganizational buying behavior is the buying behavior of organizations that buy goods and services for use in the production of other products and services, for using the products in operational non core operation like photocopier for office management or for the purpose of reselling or renting them to others at a profit.Organizational Decision Making
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defined in four different approaches. Theres industrial capital, renting capital,
trading capital, and lending capital. Every accumulation becomes the new accumulation in
regards to it being self-reinforcing. The problem that Marx also had was unproductive
consumption. Again, you want the people to consume all the excess surplus but at the same time,
capitalists shouldn't waste their money on unnecessary goods or luxury goods. “The commodities
the capitalist buys with a part of the surplus-value for his own consumption do not serve as
means of production or means of valorization…Instead of transforming surplus-value into
capital, he rather consumes or expends it as revenue when he purchases
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· Once Fidel comes into power, things change. The US says, we are renting this particular space in Cuban soil, and are giving payments for leasing this particular land.
· Fidel says, I’m not touching that money. It is blood money. On principle I will not take it.
· Becomes even more controversial after 911.
· Jose Martin as important as George Washington.
· Puerto Rico’s fate is solidified by the 1950’s.
· Statehood, to help with debts. The US can assume those debts
· Status Quo: kind of, but not really status.
Lecture Friday April 13th
1. July 29th, 1898
· US Troops on Puerto Rican soil, General Nelson Miles, commander of the invasion force, issued a Spanish-language manifesto to
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and I would not do to many deliveries or pick ups together.This bothered me because we could get a delivery done faster and one-time than anyone else inthe area. Actually we were both angered by it, but Bob was the boss and we had to listen to the'Great One'. With working with renting out furniture, we have a policy that we will move themerchandise if you are moving. We do this first of all, because we like to ensure that themerchandise is going in a secure area. We also do this to make sure that we know whataddress that our merchandise is located. And lastly we do this because some of ourmerchandise is heavy and our customer's do not have a truck that can fit all the furniture, so wechoose
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Ernest Hemingway’s Hills like White Elephants
The short story Hills like White Elephants by Ernest Hemingway is a story about a man and woman who are sitting at a bar at a small train station somewhere in Spain. They seem to be having a heated conversation about a mysterious “operation”. The author never explicitly says what the issue is between the man and woman, but it can be assumed it is about a huge and personal decision they have to make because of the literary devices the author uses. Throughout the story the author hints at what the mysterious operation really is. Hemingway uses symbolism, setting, and imagery to convey
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Prof. Tamara O’Callaghan
5 May 2017
Walter Freeman and the Invention of the Lobotomy
In Steely Library’s digital archives, one of the postcards from the Gilliam family collection is entitled Western Kentucky Asylum for the Insane, Hopkinsville, KY. The postcard dates back to 1915 and portrays a beautiful building, complete with red bricks and white columns. Many of the insane asylums around this time were built similarly, but even their picturesque exterior could not hide the horrors which occurred within. Insane asylums built in the early to mid 1900s were still getting on their feet, and many of them encountered problems with patient care early on
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When I was a child, my late father and I would spend every moment of the summer season on
the sparkling white sand of the beach near our home. We would dance, kicking up the shiny
surface so that the droplets glimmered like diamonds in the sunlight. We would lie on our backs
and stare at the sky, until the swirling clouds began to take on our imaginative shapes mingled
together by our fantastical minds. We would grip imaginary weapons and fight, thrusting swords
like the most violent of fantasy pirates. These unforgettable days went on and on, a never ending
cycle of blue skies, imprinted forever in my mind. My earliest memories are filled with images
of my father in these
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How much of a threat does the robotics revolution represent for human employment in New Zealand in the next 30 years?
In order to understand the threats that robotics may pose to human employment in the future, it is important to examine the ways in which robots and computerization are already influencing different employment industries today, and how they have changed our labor practices in the past. If this information is then compared with current trends and statistics in New Zealand’s employment market conclusions can be drawn about how robotics might influence New Zealand employment in the next thirty years.
Evolution in employment methods has been seen in the
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A review of “Indigenous remain ‘asset rich, dirt poor’ 25 years after Mabo”.
In the article “Indigenous remain ‘asset rich, dirt poor’ 25 years after Mabo”, Indigenous affairs editor, Fitzpatrick (2017) presents the socioeconomic situation of the Aboriginal people, using the views of the former prime minister’s advisor, Josephine Cashman. Miss Cashman pointed out that the promises made to the indigenous people, presented in the Mabo case, had not been fulfilled accordingly after the year 1992. Many indigenous people still have inadequate housing, poor health, restricted education and lower average incomes. About 25 years from the Wik decision, many Aboriginals were classified under the
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Annie Shepherd-Barron, Luxmoore
Comparison Between the Portrayal of Tom Buchanan and Jay Gatsby in Chapters 1 to 6
Fitzgerald purposefully portrays Jay Gatsby and Tom Buchanan in contrasting ways to emphasise the variety of money within the American market, during the era in which the novel is set. A major difference between the two men is ‘new money’ and ‘old money’, where Gatsby represents ‘new money’, but Daisy and Tom represent ‘old money’. The contrast between the two comes down to where the money originated from; "Old money" families have fortunes dating from the 19th century or before, have built up powerful and influential social connections and tend to hide their wealth and
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Boston Pizza is a Canadian fast food restaurant, which began in Edmonton, Alberta, on August 12, 1964. The restaurant had begun operations on 17 different locations in western Canada by 1970. In 1968 a royal Canadian mounted police officer Jim treliving noticed the growing popularity of Boston pizza and he bought the rights to start a restaurant in British Colombia. He was the first franchisees of Boston pizza.
At present, Boston Pizza operates over 380 locations in Canada. The company’s business extends to the United States and Mexico.in 1984 Boston Pizza makes a big appearance on the world stage as the official pizza provider for Expo '86 in Vancouver, B.C. this expo helps the
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Sioe Liang Ngeow ( Caden )
15 June 2017
Wisely Use Of Social Media
In the era of modernity, the application of technology is already inevitable, especially the use of social media. Social media such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube have come into widespread use globally. As we all know, Mark Zuckerberg, as the chairman and chief executive officer of Facebook is ranked as one of the top ten wealthiest people in the world. The success of Mark Zuckerberg can directly show that the amount of people who use Facebook is numerous. As the use of social media has become increasingly popular, it brings both the good and the bad effects to our society. However, I believe that the
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Evaluate each expression when y = 6.
1. 7 – y = 2. y – 3 = 3. 6 + y = 4. y + 2 = 5. y – 2 =
6. y – 1 = 7. 7 + y = 8. y + 8 = 9. 3 + y = 10. y + 4 =
Evaluate each expression when y = 4.
11. y + 5 = 12. y – 7 = 13. 2 – y = 14. 7 – y = 15. 9 – y =
16. y + 6 = 17. 6 – y = 18. y – 5 = 19. y + 4 = 20. y + 9 =
Evaluate each expression when y = 8.
21. y + 5 = 22. y – 8 = 23. 2 – y = 24. 6 – y = 25. y – 1 =
26. y – 9 = 27. 4 + y = 28. 1 + y = 29. 9 – y = 30. y + 4 =
Evaluate each expression when y = 1.
31. y – 8 = 32. 2 + y = 33. y – 2 = 34. y – 4 = 35. 6 – y = 36. y – 6 =
37. y – 5 = 38. 4 + y = 39. y – 9 = 40. y – 3 =
Evaluate each expression when y = 7.
41. y + 4 = 42. 3 + y = 43. 2 – y = 44. 7
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A home automation system typically connects controlled devices to a central hub or "gateway". The user interface for control of the system uses either wall-mounted terminals, tablet or desktop computers, a mobile phone application, or a Web interface, that may also be accessible off-site through the Internet. Also it will control lighting, climate, entertainment systems, and appliances. It may also include home security such as access control and alarm systems. When they are connected with the Internet, home devices are an important constituent of the Internet of Things.
The Internet of Things (IoT) is the network of physical devices, home appliances, and other items embedded
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COM 263: 18FA5689
9 September 2018
My Personal Culture
The Hispanic culture has different values, beliefs, and traditions. Family is highly value. Family is a close-knit group and the most important social group to gather in any events or special days. The Hispanic “family unit” includes not only parents and children but also grandparents and extended family. Individuals within the family have moral responsibilities to help other members of the family experiencing financial problems, unemployment, health conditions and any other life issues. They show the importance placed upon relationship within their family extending a hand in good times and
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History Research Paper
November 30, 2017
US History II 106-01
How 9/11 Impacted Our Population
History is the study of past events. Within history many major events have occurred that has change the equilibrium we know of today. If we look back as recent as the events of September 11, 2001 we can speculate that many bodies of government, personal ethical issues and dynamic peace we lost within our economy and everyday lives. Many things took an impact either directly or indirectly. Many factors that contributed that changed the way we view or progress within our economy is the continuation of ongoing wars, airport surveillance, immigration, general surveillance
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14 september 2017
Be your true self
Fredrich Nietzche once said “The individual has always struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the the privilege of owning yourself.” In my opinion, I believe this quote is true. Many people feel like they have to be a certain way for society to like them. When in reality, they want to be true to to themselves, but they are fearful of judgement.
Growing up as a “gay kid” wasn't exactly easy. During my childhood I was not accepted for who I was. There were days when I would walk into class and nobody would want to sit next
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Brown Vs The Board of Education Background Information Expository Essay
The Plessy v Ferguson, the Supreme Court Case that stated although colored and white people were separated, as long ad the facilities were equal, it was constitutional. Now, people know that isnt the true because a lot of the colored facilities weren’t equal. Over 50 Years later a new cases, which consisted of five separate cases that were combined into one that is known as Brown v The Board of Education, had a chance to right the wrongs of segregation in the south.
Segregation was a bus part of everyday life for all Americans, colored and white alike. Linda Brown falls into the category of a colored school age
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The Dell Theory of Conflict Prevention
This theory is actually an extension of an already established theory with the name of Golden Arches Theory of Conflict Prevention. The basic postulates of this theory outline that no two countries will probably engage into war if they are part of the major supply chain. Friedman presented the example of Dell because it runs one of the major global supply chain networks in the world.
This theory basically outlines that due to economic inter-dependence of the countries with each other, it is hardly a chance that these countries will actually engage into war. Global organizations maintain a diversified and well-oiled supply chain in order to ensure a
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In my visual representation I have reflected how the play Taming of the Shrew examines the theme of 16th century ideas about gender with a representation of rose being trapped by a cage to symbolize Katherine being trapped into marrying Petruchio without having a choice because she is a female and her purpose in Shakespeare era was to become a wife.
The rose with large, sharp thorns in my visual representation symbolizes Katherine as she does not obey men and physically harms them to get what she wants as even though she is pretty and has high status she has a dangerous, sharp personality. The colour of the rose represents her love, passion and anger as she has many layers much like the rose
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Genetic engineering is also called genetic modification or GM. It involves modifying the genome of an organism by introducing a gene from another organism to result in a desired characteristic.
How has genetic engineering worked until now, and what are the limitations?
Generally it uses what’s known as a bacterial vector. In simple terms, you take the stretch of DNA you want to insert into an organism – say, for example, the DNA that makes a carrot produce vitamin A. You insert it into a bacterium, usually agrobacterium tumefaciens, and you introduce that bacterium into the organism you want to modify, say a rice plant. The bacterium acts as a delivery mechanism, inserting that stretch of
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Danlizelle van Heerden
Student number: 53789199
Assignment 2- ENG2602
Unique number: 856150
QUESTION 2 : PROSE
I suggest that there is a very clear racial prejudice amongst the characters in this passage and that their
morality of rasicm also comes into play when decisions that may count againt them comes into play, the
times are also clearly not the same as things are now.
The words “Negroes” and “niggers” in the passage given tells us that this extract is from the historical era
that dates back to 1948 to the early 1990’s (Apartheid years) where whites and blacks were not seen as
one or as equals. It also plays off in a town where people are against black people. When reading the
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ENG COMP I
17 September 2018
Cause and Effect Essay
There are always reasons that things happen. Some of the things that happen in life are the effects of our actions and choices. An example of this is completely tearing my MCL. Looking back on my injury I realized that there were causes and effects to the tearing of my MCL.
The first cause is that I had already hurt it the year before and practiced even though it was still hurt. After going back and forth to the doctor for six months about my knee, he said I could slowly get back into practice. The doctor told me not to play on it unless I had no pain when exercising. If I did I would most
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I woke up to my alarm clock around 8:30am, the third of the five alarms I had set. I turned the alarm off and looked around my room. Nothing had changed in the three days I had been in bed. My fan continued to blow cold stale air in my direction, just hard enough to cause my hair to move. A heart shaped sandwich that my mother had made two days before sat untouched on my dresser. It was staring back at me, almost begging me to get out of bed to eat it. However, I knew I wasn’t getting up, not even if I wanted to. I had not been out of bed since I got back from the doctor’s office. I thought about the appointment I had as I glanced at the pill bottle I was given, which still sat unopened next
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In Class Argumentative
In developed nations such as the United States, polite phrases and etiquette such as “Nice to meet you” or “How are you?” are friendly and useful for small talk, but they are completely empty of true meaning and goodwill due to centuries of repetition, and should be avoided as they are a waste of words and breath if a person does not truly mean it.
Common phrases such as “please” and “thank you” have lost their meaning. They act only as the default frame of conversations, but they have no substance or sincerity. The origin of certain etiquette such as saying “goodbye” or “farewell” to guests is the ancient Nordic value of hospitality. Guests were seen as a test sent by
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Question: Whether to start a service in Pakistan or not? And how to do it?
Stage 1: Market Research
The first step would be finding the market. For that we need to find answers to several questions. For example;
· Are there ‘x’ number of people in US who are Pakistani’s and are transferring money to their country or not?
· If there are ‘X’ number of Pakistanis in US then what are they doing here, for example are they students, if they are students then what exactly are they studying; are they working professionals, if they are working professionals then are they working white collar jobs or blue-collar jobs?
· How frequently are people in Pakistan travelling to the US and in what numbers and
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Student ID: 05036011
Due date: 9th April 2018
Actual word count: 2540
Government Policy, Planning and administration
Assignment one 200-2500 words
Report on the progression of the Omnibus Bill for Children, Young Persons, and Their Families (Oranga Tamariki) from inception to implementation.
This report will follow the Omnibus Bill for Children, Young Persons and Their Families (Oranga Tamariki) 2016 (224-2) through the policy pathway, from inception through to enactment in 2016. The Bill is an amendment to the already established Act for Children and Young Person’s 1989, and affects various other Acts
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We cannot depend on mankind to put an end to war for us. We can put an end war ourselves.
Do you think mankind can put an end to war? Do you think war is guns and bombs? The concept of war has been challenged by people nowadays. It doesn't have to WW1 or WW2 or WW3. War can be any form of social conflict (x). Issues such as gender inequality, racism and the exploitation of our natural environment are considered to be war. For so long mankind has struggled to deal with these issues because we see no big change on the news, and now it is our turn to be that change.(x) But how can we really put an end to war when we are dominated by our government and the rest of mankind?. Oprah Winfrey
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25 November 2017
CJ 310- 33084
Military Police: Are They Good For Our Communities?
Throughout the years, policing has evolved in many ways that people couldn’t have even imagined. During the beginning of policing in America, officers were known as “watchmen”, and were volunteer workers. This method proved to be ineffective for crime fighting, and many watchmen were only doing the job to avoid military service (Gaines, Kappeler, and Vaughn 1999). It was not until 1838 that the first municipal police force was established, which was in the city of Boston, and later followed by New York City in 1845 (Harring, 1983). Once established, volunteer
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Storytelling Without Pencil and Paper
At one point I loved what I now hate. That thing I hate is dance, ballet specifically. I can’t
explain why I despise it now but if I tried, it’s a mixture between being burned out from doing
ballet everyday for the past eight years of my life, non-stop, and constantly being told I’m not
good enough for my age. The more I started to hate it, the harder I searched for what my true
I started dancing because it was fun. I did all different types of styles of dance including, ballet,
tap, jazz, and contemporary. My dance teacher talked to my mom about enrolling me into more
ballet classes somewhere else so I could better my
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11 September 2018
Audism: A Long-Faced Oppression Given a Name
Audism is not an ‘-ism’ that is brought to the media’s attention often. In this sense, it does not seem to have as much force behind it as other common prejudices fought against like “sexism” or “racism”. However, that does not mean it does not exist. There was no word for discrimination against the Deaf community until 1975, yet, individuals faced brutal physical and mental torment hundreds of years. Creating a name for a type of oppression acknowledges that it exists. It validates the ill-treatment of Deaf people’s and the wrongfulness and cruelty of the oppressors. “Audism’ is “the
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Carve The Mark
Veronica Roth’s, out of this world novel, Carve The Mark is part of a duology published by HarperCollins Publishers. It was published on the 17th of January 2017. It’s a Young adult novel and it’s known as a science fiction book which has a bit of romance and action in it. Though it hasn’t earned any awards yet, it is a successful book that is loved by many readers around the world.
Veronica Roth is an American writer, who wrote Carve the Mark and the Divergent Trilogy. In 2017 Roth published her first book outside the Divergent series, Carve The Mark. According to Roth, the novel started many years ago as a story about a young man who was taken from his family and comes back