BCG-K@W Procurement Report: Part 7 -- Managing Commodity Risk
Managing commodity risk has emerged as a key issue in today's economy. Consider airlines, which have seen fuel costs rise seven-fold over the last few years, says Bob Tevelson, a partner and managing director at BCG. In this interview, Tevelson says commodity risks are associated with both price volatility and supply availability. More and more companies may wish to turn to hedging strategies to manage commodity risk, he notes, but such strategies can pose risks themselves unless they are proper
The Wowzies sing "I Like Bugs"
From the Wowzies television series, a puppet sings about liking bugs. Real pictures are shown of a variety of bugs with an emphasis on the praying mantis. This short video would make a great teaching resource for a thematic unit on bugs or nature (1:37).
Schoolhouse Rock! Interplanet Janet
This classic music video from School House Rock sings about the solar system and individual planets. The song will address many facts such as which planet is known as the red planet, which planet has a funny tilt, and what is the largest planet. Although the song is outdated (naming Pluto as the 9th planet) it is still an enjoyable and informative song. (03:06)
Contos Series, Lesson 1: O susto da vaca What Does the Structure of an Atom Look Like? Armstrong Experience: Andre´ Scott Vanderbilt expert: Keep partisan politics out of Tucson tragedy Portuguese Gender Johns Hopkins 1st African-American Undergraduate - 2004 Benefits of Competition MC Fireplace - The Fossil Fuel Rap Flooding worsens in Brazil Green growth: the transition to a sustainable economy 11.364 International Environmental Negotiation (MIT) RMM Dakar 2010 - Planning Familial.
Thème : Droit et Santé En Afrique. Resource #6533 MSUToday InStudio: College of Communication Arts and Sciences (Complete show) Lesson - Simile, Metaphor, Alliteration Cornell Notes Magic Tips & Tricks 3 - How To Shuffle Cards
In this lesson you will learn what contos are, and we will begin to explore different literary genres and will learn some idioms and updated expressions.
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What Does the Structure of an Atom Look Like? The structure of an atom consists primarily of three parts, including neutrons, protons and electrons. Find out how the main component of an atom is space with help from a science teacher. This video is in lecture format. Run time 02:42.
Armstrong Experience: Andre´ Scott
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Thunderbird School of Global Management student Brody Hatch teaches survival Portuguese to his classmates Jan. 5, 2011, on the Brazil Winterim in Sao Paulo.
February 20, 2004. In 1945, Frederick Scott enrolled as a freshman on a dare. He gradated in Chemical Engineering four years later. He was one of the founding members of the first interracial fraternity in Baltimore, whose membership included students from many of the area's higher-education institutions.
Episode 1 of Maintaining a Spiritual Life: Navigating the Temptations of a Competitive Society The temptations of a competitive society can distance us from our best self working for the highest good of those we love and serve. What are some of those temptations: fascination with endless accumulations extended working hours, the drumming up of novel need fulfillments, and the touting of economic comparisons, the craving for legitimacy through money and possessions, and the unrelieved competitio
This teacher-made project is a rap song about what fossil fuels are and how they are formed. Audio quality is low making it difficult to understand the words to the rap. Some of the lyrics include: "Well, it all starts a few million years ago from the mountains high to the valleys low. I've been talking to the bird and talking to the bees telling me all about the dead trees. They've been falling to the ground getting covered in soild and sand. It all builds up and there's loads of pressure
Aabout 60 miles north of Rio de Janeiro - torrents of mud and water set off by heavy rains left a trail of destruction - toppling houses, buckling roads and burying entire families. Jon Decker reports.
In this keynote talk Chris Huhne will set out the economic need for low-carbon growth as an essential path out of recession. He will argue that the need to urgently renew and decarbonise our energy supply, and to upgrade our ageing and inefficient buildings, will not just provide an economic boost but also help to create a more balanced, resilient and sustainable British economy. Chris Huhne is Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, and the Liberal Democrat Member of Parliament for Ea
The class will explore the obstacles to achieving sustainability; in particular, the difficulties of managing common resources, achieving transboundary pollution control, making tradeoffs between economic and social development needs and environmental resource protection, and harmonizing environmental protection standards. At their core, these problems must be addressed through international or multi-lateral negotiations. We will focus especially on problems of representation and voting, issue l
Session : Colloque International Interdisciplinaire. Réduction de la mortalité maternelle en Afrique au Sud de Sahara : mieux comprendre pour mieux agir.
Modérateurs : Pierre JAUDOIN (démographe – Ministère Français des Affaires Etrangères) – Mamadou TRAORE (Professeur de gynécologie-obstétrique à l’Université de Bamako, secrétaire de la Société Africaine de Gynécologie-Obstétrique et Vice-Président de la Société Fran
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MSUToday host Jim Peck talks with College of Communication Arts and Sciences Dean Pamela Whitten about how the college is keeping its pulse on technology and creating hands-on, multidisciplinary opportunities for students at Michigan State.
This is a lesson on similes, metaphors, and alliteration. There is also an example of a simple project to go along with the lesson. The video quality is poor. Students would benefit by having a wordwall with these terms. An idea for a project is also offered.
There is no narration, but the video does show how to create the form for using Cornell note taking. It gives ideas about taking these notes using a computer. This would be useful as an introduction if the students already understand the basics of how to use the Cornell method.
In this lesson students can learn how to do various shuffles.
The hindu shuffle, an overhand shuffle, and a riffle shuffle are shown. The video moves slowly so it is easy to follow.
What Does the Structure of an Atom Look Like?
Armstrong Experience: Andre´ Scott
Vanderbilt expert: Keep partisan politics out of Tucson tragedy
Johns Hopkins 1st African-American Undergraduate - 2004
Benefits of Competition
MC Fireplace - The Fossil Fuel Rap
Flooding worsens in Brazil
Green growth: the transition to a sustainable economy
11.364 International Environmental Negotiation (MIT)
RMM Dakar 2010 - Planning Familial.
Thème : Droit et Santé En Afrique.
Thème : Droit et Santé En Afrique.
MSUToday InStudio: College of Communication Arts and Sciences (Complete show)
Lesson - Simile, Metaphor, Alliteration
Magic Tips & Tricks 3 - How To Shuffle Cards