- Emerging trends in scientific pricing. Kuyumcu, Harun Ahmet // Journal of Revenue & Pricing Management;Dec2007, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p293
There is no more important process than the way a business makes pricing decisions. Companies can no longer afford to fail in their pricing decisions: all products and services must be priced right, all the time. Today's rapidly changing market conditions make determining the right price...
- Career Counseling in Asian Countries: Historical Development, Current Status, Challenges, and Prospects. Younnjung Gong; TakizoYagi, Darryl; Maehyang Hwang; Chi-Ping Deng; Takao Mimura; Donghyuck Lee // Journal of Asia Pacific Counseling;2013, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p9
Career counseling development and practice are closely related to the cultural and economic backgrounds of a given country. In this study, career counseling in Asian countries is investigated in terms of historical development, current status in academic and community settings, challenges, and...
- Variation - more than just the spice of life. Rushton, Mark // PPI: Pulp & Paper International;Aug2012, Vol. 54 Issue 8, p3
The article discusses the author's views on aspects of variations and changes in employability and working life. He muses on the rapidly changing modern world affecting all industries including the pulp and paper industry in the midst of digital printing and electronic media. The author believes...
- Scissor Sisters versus show tunes. Kiritsy, Laura // Bay Windows;1/5/2006, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p4
The article reports on a 2006 paper which revealed a breakdown in communication between GLBT youth and their older counterparts in the U.S. Authors Glenda Russell and Janis Bohan used a model for understanding how relationships between generations shift in the midst of rapid cultural change. The...
- BRIAN MADDERSON. // Forecourt Trader;Sep2012, p7
The article focuses on the call of British Secretary of State for Transport Justine Greening, Member of Parliament (MP) for a reduction in oil prices in the midst of the rapid fall of wholesale petrol prices.
- Lean works small and locally. // Industrial Management;Nov/Dec2013, Vol. 55 Issue 6, p13
The article focuses on four industries, reported by the periodical "Mainebiz," that have survived and even thrived in the midst of outsourcing, rapid technological change, online competition and the overall contraction of their industry.
- Poll finds broad, rapid shift among Americans toward gay marriage. Richey, Warren // Christian Science Monitor;3/27/2014, pN.PAG
The United States is in the midst of a broad and rapid change in attitudes about gay marriage, with 55 percent now favoring full recognition of same-sex marriage and 40 percent opposed, according to a national survey released on Thursday.
- S. Korea gains support for its movie quotas. Bennett, Ray; Pryor, Peter // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;6/24/2003, Vol. 379 Issue 12, p51
A delegation from the French film industry at an impromptu news conference during a local film festival has come out strongly in support of Korea's screen quota system. This comes at a time when Korea and the United States are in the midst of negotiations on that very topic. Korea's screen quota...
- Bush in retreat. Zakaria, Fareed // Bulletin with Newsweek;11/16/2004, Vol. 122 Issue 6447, p22
The article reports that the second presidential term of George W. Bush would be less aggressive, less unilateral, less militant and less arrogant than previous regime. However, it opined that this would not be due to a change of heart. It is evident that no American president has lost an...
- Ending the Anachronistic Korean Commitment. Bandow, Doug // Parameters: U.S. Army War College;Summer2003, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p78
Focuses on calls for the U.S. to end its military alliance with the Republic of Korea. Evolving geopolitical environment in the region in 2003; Changing perceptions of the threat posed by North Korea; Increasing national self-confidence of Korea.