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De Griekse kolonisatie
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Indeling van de presentatie:

  • Waar koloniseren de Grieken?
  • Waarom koloniseren de Grieken?
  • Wat zijn de gevolgen van de kolonisatie?

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After studying this unit you should be able to:

  • appreciate the characteristics of consultancy when viewed as a service offered for sale;

  • as client, identify suitable contexts for using consultants;

  • as client, identify, gather information on, and evaluate the suitability of competing consultants.

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A Libertarian Case for Monarchy

[Is the Market a Test of Truth and Beauty? (2011). This article was originally published in Liberty, (2004).]

Clear thought and discussion suffer when all sorts of good things, like liberty, equality, fraterni
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Subsidized Grief

On June 3, 2011, 73-year-old Carey Dyess went on a shooting rampage in Yuma, Arizona. By the time the gunfire had stopped, 5 people lay dead, including the gunman. Almost exactly five months earlier, 23-year-old Jared Loughner had shot 6 people dead and wounded 13 more 240 miles east of Yuma in Tucson, Arizona. Among the wounded was Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords.

Though the mass
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After studying this unit you should be able to:

  • understand private equity and the role of venture capital companies in providing this;

  • understand why and how public equity issues can be undertaken;

  • look at the reasons for cross-listing on stock exchanges;

  • examine why a company might de-list from an exchange and return to private ownership.

Introduction

This unit looks at equity finance – the range of equity instruments and markets available to a company. First, we look at private equity and the role of venture capital companies that provide such finance. We look at the mechanics of an initial public offering (IPO) and at recent cases of companies ‘listing’ on a stock exchange for the first time. We go on to explore certain important strategic issues for a business when considering equity finance:


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MIT IN SERVICE (Trailer)
Excerpted from the MIT IN SERVICE documentary, this video trailer highlights a D-Lab class that worked on building better, cost-efficient schools in Cambodia. MIT's D-Lab is a series of classes and field trips that focuses on international development, appropriate technologies and sustainable solutions for low-income communities, mostly in developing countries. Watch the entire documentary at Author(s): No creator set

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5 minute pitch for the Spring 2011 iCampus Prize First Round competition. Planner was selected as one of five First Round iCampus Student Prize winners for Spring 2011. See http://icampusprize.mit.edu/ for more information.
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5 Summary of unit
This unit looks at the methods that have been developed by organisms for the uptake, transport and storage of iron: a process made more complicated by the insolubility of its oxides and hydroxides. You will examine iron storage in mammals, including humans, is achieved by ferritin, which stores iron as a hydrated iron (III) oxide – an example of biomineralisation.
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On successful completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • provide a range of definitions of corporate governance;

  • identify issues usually addressed by corporate governance structures;

  • summarise recent scandals and abuses and the regulatory reaction;

  • identify the other drivers of corporate governance, such as capital markets, shareholders and rating agencies.

Introduction

The topic of ‘governance’ is one that has gained popularity, and the term is now used to embrace a range of concepts. This unit establishes some basic principles that will form the basis of your study. You will have the opportunity to consider how well these principles match up with your own observations of corporate organisations and behaviour

This material is from our archive and is an adapted extract from Issues in international financial reporting (B853) which is no
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References

Butterfield, J. (1997) ‘Strategy Development’ in Butterfield, L. (ed.) (1997) Excellence in Advertising, Oxford Institute of Practitioners in Advertising/Butterworth Heinemann pp. 65–90.
Economist, The (2001) ‘Rebirth of a salesman’, 14 April 2001, p. 82.
Fill, C. (2002) Marketing Communications: Contexts, Strategies and Applications, 3rd ed
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Franse woordjes binnen thema paarden : Hippoklas
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Deze les is gemaakt met het oog op een les Frans bij paarden, voor kinderen type 3. De paarden dienen als motivatie voor deze les. Deze lesvoorbereiding hoort bij Bonjour les Enfants.


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4 Summary

This section has examined marketing communications’ claims to strategic credentials. Historically there have been several barriers to this – the fragmented nature of development and execution in the absence of strategic co-ordination, rivalries between different communications disciplines, and short-termism in the marketing communications industry itself which has led to communications being seen as a tactical rather than strategic resource.

The traditional hierarchy of strategy has
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After studying this unit you should be able to:

  • demonstrate an understanding of the strategic importance of communications in a competitive environment.

Introduction

In this unit, we emphasise the strategic importance of marketing communication, rather than seeing it as merely a tactical process of promoting the other elements of the marketing mix. Brands exist in the minds of customers not only through their experience of a product or service, but also because of the long-term effects of communication.

Traditional marketing models fail to capture the complexity of contemporary consumer behaviour. Simple cause and effect can no longer be relied upon
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