After reading, “Jeanne Gang and the Greening of Chicago,” I have found that there is a great importance of making critical evaluations of news stories. The article that I read gave a clear understanding and was accurate, after evaluation from other resourceful websites. With sufficient depth and background, I was able to have a little bit of history on whom the story was about as well as see the path in which she is heading. Facts were reported on Jeanne from her past accomplishments to her future endeavors, things she currently has in working progress. The news story simply was making people aware of where Jeanne came from, her past successful accomplishments, and things that she is currently working to establish. Therefore, I do not feel that the article needed to consider alternative perspectives and worldviews. This article was a factual message, filled with information straight from Jeanne Gang and her recollection of her past (from childhood to present day). I think that the article emphasized the good ideas that Jeanne has come up with along with, positive influences she has had in her past. There was nothing in the least bit negative in this story. When making a critical evaluation I think that distinctions need to be made between similar ideas or people for the following reasons. It is important to evaluate the message that the article is bringing by asking, what are the authors’ motives or intentions with sharing this? Secondly, researching the idea,…
Lectures so far…Weeks 1-3
FINS1613 Business Finance
Firm’s objective = Maximise firm value
How to measure firm value?
Capital Budgeting- An Introduction
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Core Reading: RTBWJ Chapter 8
Additional Readings: Graham & Harvey (2001)
Truong et al. (2008)
Financial management decisions:– The Investment Decision
– The Financing Decision
– The Dividend Decision
Lecture 4: Learning Objectives
What is capital budgeting?
This file of POS 420 Week 5 Summary contains: Describe a topic from the lecture, readings or other assignments about which you have gained an improved or corrected understanding from that which you had prior to starting this course. Pick a topic that you are still struggling to grasp and share what you find difficult about that topic.
Computer Science - General Computer Science
POS 420 Week 1 UNIX® and Linux® Comparison Matrix
Resources: University of Phoenix Material: UNIX® and…
Week 4 Learning Team Reflection
Week 4 Learning Team Reflection
Diversity in work teams is essential; to be able to maintain this they would need to provide many different aspects ranging from gender, race, and experiences that can be utilized in the team’s task. The individual abilities of each team member must complement each other in order to achieve maximum team effectiveness. Team members’ personalities are equally as important. There are many different steps that can be taken to make…
Week 4 Essay
The first thing that needs to be done is to select a date for the party. During this time we need to research the date that the person is retiring, and also determine what days the most people will be able to attend. This needs to be done within a 2 day span.
The second task that needs to be completed is to find a place to host the retirement party. In doing this we first need to determine how many people are expected to attend so the proper size facility can be determined.…
University of Phoenix
Week Four Quiz
Directions: Based on your readings and discussions in class this week, select the best answer. Utilize the Text Highlight feature or Bold your response.
1. Which of the following is the smartest way to handle allowance for children and teens?
a. Pay your children and teens according to the work that they do.
b. Never pay for chores of any type, since children of all ages should be expected to help out as members of the family.
c. Increase allowance annually…
CO2520 Homework Week 4
For each of the examples that follow, create an “I” statement that expresses your feelings about the situation:
Once again your roommate has borrowed some of your clothes without asking and has returned them dirty and/or damaged.
I would be very angry with my roommate. I would feel as if my roommate had no respect for me. I don’t believe that we would be roommates any longer.
For the third time this semester, your instructor has changed the date of an exam.
I would be…
Team C Week 4 Rough Draft
Team C Week 4 Rough Draft
Introduction of Team C paper, there are many computer operating systems available today and with technology growing every day and knowing what is available on the market will help you choose the right one. All these systems use several different complex algorithms of memory management and make the system run better with the available memory.
The Mac® operating system uses different types of memory; free, wired…
Provide an overview of your personal strengths as revealed per information generated
by the Work Preference Indicator (taken during the Orientation to the CMBA program), and the Strengths
Finder, plus at least one other assessment tools identified in Weeks #1 and #2, such as the Big Five Assessment
and the MBTI you may have taken prior to this course or the like, as well as any others you view to be relevant.
Note: Your paper should include direct feedback from the Work Preference Indicator and the Strengths…
HIST-415 Week 4 Assignment
Charles J. Varner II
The chain of command links everyone in the uniformed service from the junior to senior ranks up to the President of the United States of America. There are several levels, but for this assignment were are only looking at six levels. While looking all the way up the chain of command from the Marine infantry man in Vietnam to the President of the United States. We are going to correlate the understanding of Rules…
MBA 530 Week 4 Lecture
To figure out how firms calculate profit, it’s probably easiest to use the dreaded cost curves. So you need to understand the underlying cost concepts behind the shape of the curve. Also, there’s a discussion of market types which is also beneficial for companies to understand so they can judge their market power
Before we look at the cost curves in detail, we need to start with a few definitions.
Although we will be looking at the costs of a firm in terms of wages, raw…