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Brand Evaluation Questions
[October 4, 2011 – 10:32 pm]
Brand Evaluation Questions

Every once in awhile you get some news that is special and makes your day. Today I received an email from Robert Govers that the International Place Branding Yearbook 2011 has been officially published. It made my day because Robert and I co-authored a chapter in the book that focused on the Strengthening Brand America Project. I’m excited about being published, but I am also excited about the growing awareness and use of the Strengthening Brand America website. A FEW STRENGTHENING BRAND AMERICA PROJECT FACTS The website now averages between 500 and 600 visits per week. July…

American Marketing Association definition of brand
[January 17, 2013 – 03:49 am]
American Marketing Association definition of brand

First Up, What is Branding? In holticulture, people marked their cattle with a hot iron stamp to denote ownership and identity, that is, to set them apart from other similar packs of species a cattle might mix themselves in so that at the end of the day, these grazing animals can go back home to their rightful owners. Identification and ownership is deeply rooted in the human psyche and have been manifested throughout different human languages and cultures. “Human civilization is dependent upon signs and systems of signs, and the human mind is inseparable from the functioning…

Acquisition of Goodwill Cash Flow Statement
[February 11, 2013 – 08:55 pm]
Acquisition of Goodwill Cash Flow Statement

By Ron Hiram: Suburban Propane Partners LP (SPH) markets and distributes fuel oil, kerosene, diesel fuel and gasoline to residential and commercial customers, and is now the third largest retail marketer of propane in the United States, measured by retail gallons sold. SPH typically sells ~ 2/3 of its retail propane volume and ~ 3/4 of its retail fuel oil volume during the peak heating season of October through March. Consequently, sales and operating profits are concentrated in the first and second fiscal quarters (ending ~December 31 and ~March 31, respectively). Cash flows…

Human Resources Reporting Analyst
[May 28, 2015 – 01:45 pm]
Human Resources Reporting Analyst

Our Dallas, TX client is seeking a Pricing Analyst on a contract to possible hire basis.  Position is extremely task oriented and requires a high degree of multi-tasking, focus and attention to detail. Responsibilities: Managing the flow of pricing sent in digital format from suppliers into the company database. Maintaining supply contracts, proofing and understanding pricing formulas that use percentages and several indexes to calculate price. Data entry and creation of pivot tables and formulas in Excel Other related duties as assigned Qualifications: 2-5 years experience…

Definition of Human Resources Information System
[May 26, 2015 – 01:44 pm]
Definition of Human Resources Information System

In this day and age, most of us are bloated from information-overload, and this anxiety can really affect our work life.  When I say “work life, ” I don’t mean just the quality of your work, but how you experience it as a human being.  Some common ways this information-overload manifests itself are: Feeling the need to “escape” from work Struggling to make decisions, because there are so many choices Tendency to over-simplify problems to make them easier to solve Sadly, it’s normal to experience these symptoms in a job that requires you to track a large amount of information…

What is Human Resources average Salary?
[May 22, 2015 – 01:35 pm]
What is Human Resources average Salary?

Dear Evil HR Lady, An online application is obligatory at a certain company, even though the candidate has developed inside contacts in the team (not HR) he wishes to work for. There is a field for “minimum salary.” This is not one of the required fields with a “*” next to it and the application can well be completed without filling it in. There are several potential strategies I have read up on for dealing with such a form: 1. Leave it blank (it is not possible to type a word, i.e. “negotiable”); 2. Enter the number that is the lowest number you are willing to accept; 3. Enter…

What is Human Capital Steward?
[May 20, 2015 – 01:25 pm]
What is Human Capital Steward?

Human Capital Steward. Acts as a guide and facilitator in partnership with employees with the aim of achieving the highest return possible on a company's. This book demonstrates that for businesses to thrive in today's economy, human resource managers must take on four new roles: human capital steward. This combines the traditional training and development responsibilities of HRM with the new responsibilities of human capital steward: using all of the. HR Roles in Knowledge-Based Economy Human capital steward Creates an environment and culture in which employees…

Selling Brand New H2O SIM Cards
[May 18, 2015 – 01:18 pm]
Selling Brand New H2O SIM Cards

When it arrives to a broken iPhone, the 1st instinct can be to head to the keep for a brand new a single. There is anything alluring about freshly wrapped electronic items, with their untouched pureness and their pristine, unscratched surfaces. Nevertheless, there is nothing at all worse than tossing out a completely beneficial iPhone just due to the fact some minor internal element will need repair. The truth is when a broken iPhone is taken again to the save a repair may well not constantly be what is provided, and the product sales or client service staff may be instructed…

What is Human Capital Accumulation?
[May 16, 2015 – 01:16 pm]
What is Human Capital Accumulation?

The purpose of this paper is to identify main components and driving forces behind an innovation process in order to support regions in organizing their endogenous innovation process . To that end, they study models of an innovation process and analyze the case of Sophia Antipolis. This theoretical study allows them to identify general inputs leading to creation of an endogenous innovation process in a region. SOURCE: Tags: crowdsourcing, innovation, innovation-process, knowledge, open-innovation

Definition of patent Assignment
[May 8, 2015 – 12:32 pm]
Definition of patent Assignment

In the last five years, the patent market has undergone a change of seismic proportions. Patent rights are now regularly stripped from any underlying product and traded much like commodities in a largely unregulated market–the market for patent monetization. Regardless of what one thinks about the causes and implications of patent monetization, it is clear that this behavior is expanding at an explosive rate. In this rapidly shifting landscape, it will be critical for companies to be able to keep track, not only of simple ownership of patents, but also of actual control. With…

What is Human Capital Formation?
[April 28, 2015 – 11:38 am]
What is Human Capital Formation?

HDI is indicator of positive correlation between human capital formation and. If HDI increases, there is higher rate of human capital formation in.

What is Human Resources for Business?
[April 26, 2015 – 11:38 am]
What is Human Resources for Business?

(courtesy of Oakworks Massage Tables) Hi there.  I’m Jenn.  Nice to meet you.  I don’t mean to cut to the chase, but did you read that New York Times article on how relaxation increases productivity?   No?   H, that’s too bad.  Because I KNOW your employees did.  Let me help you…it’s right here.  Go on.  I’ll be right here when you’re done. Kind of interesting, huh?   You might be a bit skeptical, too.  “Napping?   I can’t let them nap during the work day!  That’s literally sleeping on the job!” Okay, culturally, here in the US that’s something we might need to get used to. …

What is financial capital maintenance?
[April 18, 2015 – 11:19 am]
What is financial capital maintenance?

GE Capital’s Commercial Distribution Finance (CDF) business announced today that it will continue to be the preferred provider of inventory financing for Jacobsen dealers in the U.S. and Canada. Jacobsen has been a GE customer since 2010. Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Jacobsen produces commercial turf maintenance equipment and related products such as utility vehicles, sprayers and aerators. “GE Capital’s experience in the outdoor products industry enables them to provide exceptional service to our dealer network, ” said Rocky Parson, vice president of finance at Jacobsen…

What is Copyright Protected?
[April 16, 2015 – 11:11 am]
What is Copyright Protected?

Today im going to ramble on  about what is not copyright. Ideas, concepts, and principals are all excluded from copyright protection. If these were not then the person who first wrote a song of any particular genre could claim that any future song of the same genre was infringing his copyright. No one can copyright an idea or genre,   however the original words  that make up the work are protected. Copyright protection for a work doesn’t extend to pre-existing material. It is only provided for those portions of a work that came from it’s original form. For example A director might…