Goldman Sachs Case analysis

Summary The case study analyzes the strategy and structure of Goldman Sachs that saved the company from the financial crises faced by all investment companies in 2007. The case study briefs the fact that five largest US investment banks-Bear Stearns, Goldman Sachs, Lehman Brothers, Merrill Lynch an Morgan Stanley were facing serious threats due to the sub prime mortgages. However, all of them except Goldman Sachs faced losses that end…

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E-Bay Case Analysis

Summary: Ebay was founded by Pierre Omidyar in 1995. The online site proved to be great success and opened a new platform in online auction industry. The company had functional structure where open communication and decentralization was Omidyar’s vision. However, with the increasing operations the founder stepped down as CEO in 1998 although he remained chairman on the board. Omidyar was however replaced by Meg Whitman. Whitman brought various changes…

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Nike Case Study : Governance And Sustainability

GOVERNANCE AND SUSTAINABILITY AT NIKE, Inc.  Nike was the world’s best footwear and the apparel company with its best-known brand and over $20 billion in revenue. A number f people had won the number of competitions by using Nike’s brands like shoes, uniform, etc. The company even offers the infant version of iconic shoes and much more. With the athlete footwear and the apparel products, Nike, had gotten the rank…

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RESEARCH PAPER: IDEO, GOOGLE AND PIXAR HIRING AND MOTIVATIONAL MODELS

Hiring the right person for the right job is the challenge being faced by every organization. The challenge gets more intense when one is dealing with the reputed company like Google. Every year it is estimated that Google gets almost not less than one million job applications. Sorting these applications and finding the best match for the available position is a real challenge faced by the company. However, Google has…

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HP CASE ANALYSIS USING PORTER’S FIVE FORCES FRAMEWORK

Executive Summary: IBM, HPQ, Cray, Pinnacle Data Systems, Teradata Corporation, and Silicon Graphics are the major five direct competitors which make up the diversified computer system industry.  The industry also indirectly competes with specialized corporations-national and multinational (Yahoo Finance,2011). For instance, Dell, Acer, ASUSTeK, Apple, Accenture, Infosys, Sony Corporation, SAP, and Wipro, Oracle etc specialized companies in the product and service range of PCs, printing & imaging, data services, hardware…

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INDUSTRY ANALYSIS OF DIVERSIFIED REPORT

Overview of the Industry: The Industry analysis diversified computer system industry comprises of a few big market players namely; IBM, HPQ, Cray, Pinnacle Data Systems, Silicon Graphics, and Teradata Corporation. However, the industry indirectly competes with specialized companies (Dell, Acer, Apple, ASUSTeK, Accenture Sony Corporation, Infosys,  Wipro, SAP, Oracle, Microsoft etc.) in the product and service ranges of personal computers and laptops, printing & imaging, data services, enterprise resource planning…

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International Marketing Report and Promotional Strategies

In International Marketing Report V: Promotional Strategies, the reconciling international advertising, and sales promotion effort with the cultural uniqueness of markets is the challenge confronting the international or global marketer. There is an influence on media choice, cultural issues to be considered, as well as the media choices themselves - personal selling, advertising, and others. The global advertiser is confronted with legal and tax considerations in linguistics limitations, media limitation,…

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