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Ever since money was invented, we've been involved in business and financial transactions. Questions here are about all commercial, financial and industrial activity related to the economy, investing, and stock markets. This includes questions and information about production and manufacturing, exchange and distribution of goods or commodities, and management of money and other assets.
On my '99 Grand Prix GTP SuperCharged. + Standing in front center of the car+ Remove the plastic cover+ On TOP, the back right hand corner, there is a small flat plate with 2 small bolts on it.+ Remove 2 bolts, lift up Plate and Gasket+ Remove Spring+ Remove PCV with O-ring+ Put O-ring on new PCV an…
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Basketball A double-double is achieved when a player scores 10 or more in two of the following categories: Points, Assists, or Rebounds and sometimes Steals or Blocks. A triple-double is achieved when a player scores 10 or more in all three categories: Points, Assists, and Rebounds.  Coffee A…
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It depends on the type of survey you want, among other things. Try the link to the right for a directory of Surveying Companies by state. Contact a couple in your area and tell them what you need. Perhaps they can give you some estimatesAs a Professional Land Surveyor, I generally say the survey wil…
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MSRP Means ( Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price ) MSRP' The amount of money for which the company that produces a product recommends that it be sold in stores. MSRP does not necessarily correspond to the price retailers actually use or to the price customers are willing to pay.
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The immediate answer to the question is, NO. I am not aware of any State that has laws that allow this. Some States have Lemon Laws for used cars, but I'm not familiar with anything for new cars. Some dealerships may offer a "money back" policy if you are not satisfied.Find out what car dealers don'…
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%REPLIES% Answer It isn't necassary, but it won't hurt your chances of getting hired. And it shouldn't be written as a thank you note. It is a follow up letter. You may thank them for the interview, but mostly it should be about looking forward for the oportunity to work there. Don't sound …
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Answer quality standards is a very important aspect of assuring your company and products have a long lasting effect in the marketplace. Considerations should be developed or determined by where you will sell your good or services. If local, then test local products and find "best practice" within y…
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When taking business courses and asked this very same question, I answered, "What would you like to know?" My instructor told me I was a very good person to interview. This makes the interviewer feel like you are not hiding anything.   I am a carbon-based bipedal life form descended from an a…
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Yes, sorry.  I disagree with the first answer. If that was the case then nothing would drop off from anyone's cred it after 7 years. A collection agency could just sell the account back and forth. 7 years and it's done.  I disagree with the first answer and I definitely agree with the se…
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Yes, a personal chapter 7 bankruptcy covers a sole proprietership (dba) business as well. A sole-proprietorship is simply another name a debtor uses to do business. Since it is not a separate entity like a corporation or LLC, then a person who files an individual bankruptcy petition normally just li…
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Bonds are a form of indebtedness that is sold to the public in set increments, normally in the neighborhood of $1000. In return for loaning the debtor the money, the lender gets a piece of paper that stipulates how much was lent, the agreed-upon interest rate, how often interest will be paid, and th…
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Hi, Lisa,Think of it as a prospective credit transaction. If he believes that an investment in you will pay off sometime in the future (in other words, that one day you will again become a source of narcissistic supply) - he may give you something.If he believes that he stands to lose more than he s…
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Imports and exports You don't specify a time, so here goes: Colonial period: Beaver pelts. Also, New York's excellent natural port made it a conduit for manufactured goods from Europe, and raw goods from the American colonies. It also served as a center for the slave trade in that era (the s…
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Short for Enterprise Resource Planning software. ERP software aids and controls the ERP management system, which is a system that integrates and automates all facets of business operations. This includes planning, manufacturing, and sales, while more recent ERP software products encompass marketing…
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1. You should have a site shows your products, the site including products information and your contact 2. Use the international B2B, such as alibaba.com and so on; 3. As your know, the buyer have some consideration on the products price, so they will find some manufacturers, and you are their sup…
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The question itself is very broad. Exactly what service is the plan being put in effect for? With voluntary and community sectors this covers a magnitude of areas and items of business concerns.
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First, be a legal business. Get licensed in your state, have a Federal Tax Number (EIN), most legitimate wholesalers won't touch an unlicensed business. Those that will are usually middlemen and you're not paying true wholesale through them. Second, act like a professional and write a letter of in…
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The effect of email has been extremely serious, considering it's as good as free, secure and extremely fast.Increasingly, ordinary 'snail' mail is used for advertising, in other words, for 'junk mail'.Obviously, 'snail mail' is still essential from things like important documents that have to be mov…
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If you have bad personal credit, the best thing you can do to help improve your chances of getting a business credit card is to register your business as a completely separate entity from your personal credit.
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Gross sales mean what you are charged as the overall total of your bill and net is all other deductions subtracted with what ever balance is left being your net. Gross sales is defined to be the total invoice value of sales, before deducting customers' discounts, returns, or allowances. Net Sales Th…
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        I am assuming each company is in a different business??? Again, seek counsel but the following usually applies: Form a corporation or LLC. An LLC might be simpler for this purpose. Have the LLC acquire both of the businesses in exchange for Membership Units (LLC's ve…
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concept mall is a "theme" mall, eg. Disney land theme with 7 dwarfes and snow white. You could use a Jurassic park theme with dinosaurs and tropical forest. Concept only means certain theme or main idea of marketing. This could be popular but doesn't necessarily go over well.
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this is an AGE OLD question and the answer is - it does not.The fact is that computers are fast, people are not. So they can make whatever process fast but if the actual process is improper or slow or wrong then all you get is more junk faster.As far as other technology is concerned -it now requires…
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Wealth of Nations was a book by the Scottish philosopher and economist Adam Smith. The book appeared in 1776 and is the great classic work of laissez-faire economics (capitalism). It also played a key role in establishing economics as an area of study in its own right. It was the first major work in…
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This information is taken from Wikipedia:"The Allies were also collaborating with C-byrån, the Swedish military intelligence. Sweden allowed Allied spies to listen to German radio signals from a station on Öland, and in Malmö a location was established for British military to lead bombing actions…
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Answer contact your local townhall or government who will give you detailed information on how you obtain this license. Answer You might want a Gun license too. People whose cars are being repossessed sometimes get violent.
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It is not a good policy to provide different benefits to different employees regardless of their employment status (exempt, non exempt, full time, part time). A good rule is to give vacation after a specific number of days had been worked.
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It does depend on what kind of business you want to run. But you also need to know how to run a business, and what you need to run the business. (material wise) Anyways, running a business is hard especially if you do not have enough money for everything. And if your business is going bad, then your…
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Answer The real question should be: Were you convicted? Being arrested is one thing, going to court and being tried and convicted is something else. If you were convicted and have not been granted a Pardon, you will most likely be denied that licence, as a felon. Apply for a pardon, as soon as …
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I am guessing you mean approve you so you can receive credit from their business. The answer is no businesses. The business you have a Tax ID for is just an result of your own personal credit. They need to know everything about your own credit history to grant you credit. To do this they will need y…
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Agency TheoryAccording to Investopedia, "Agency theory is a very academic term. Essentially it involves the costs of resolving conflicts between the principals and agents and aligning interests of the two groups."It examine issues like, at what risk level will both debt holders ,manager ,and ultimat…
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this is covered under the freedom of information act and the drawings can be obtained at your city government office.
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Jewels 4 Pools, Geo Polymer modified non fade 100% pure crystal pool lining would have to be the best pool lining available for concrete pools in the world today. It's been tested for nearly 10 years now and compared to other types of finishes has proven to be highly durable.Best thing of all is its…
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Well when applying for a business loan you will need to have a "Business Plan" this is a easy way for bankers to tell serious prepared entrepreneurs from the ones that are not and projected income is a section in this documented plan.
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primary account 33% secondary account 50%; there are plenty of secondary accounts; so its a good place to start; what you collect; you get 50%; most secondary collection agency collects in low teens; double digit; some single digit; so?; if you think you can do better than that; go for…
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Six months after this question was asked, Fiesta Mart is still open at 1320 N. 25th Street in Waco, Texas.
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Answer If Cubans or the Cuban gvt. can sell him such land, why not, no French law prohibits this. I guess that would be the rub. The law as it exists now in Cuba is that the individual "owns" the property, but they do not have the right to resell it. The government has the sole right of deciding…
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POF stands for proof of fund that is used for collateral or securities. It proofs that one has fund to maintain any cost.
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Finished manufactured goods in exchange for oil or another natural resource. As an aside, Japan has higher labor costs than many of it's neighbors.from: http://www.springerlink.com/content/8587j65x522q7167/Answerthe Japanese have recovered nicely since WWII from a comparative and many times absolute…
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Answer I always put "will discuss". That way, you're not taking a lower salary than you should get and you're not too demanding in you answer either. Answer You could say: competitive rate. Avoiding a specific figure is a good idea since it may be outside of the pay range that they are offeri…
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Visit www.pool-care.net to discover how to rid your pool of pool stains and the prevention of them coming back! Pool StainingI am not an endorser of products until I have tried them and see for myself that they work. So I will guarantee you that this recommendation will work for you.First go to www…
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Answer The goal of maximization of shareholder wealth is meant by; first, in most cases enlightened management is aware that the only way to maintain its position over the long run is to be sensitive to shareholder concerns. Poor stock price performance relative to other companies often leads…
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Credit cards allow you a safe and convenient way to borrow against your line of credit often freeing people from the burden and risk of carry cash on their person (I hate pennies). They allow you to borrow money and spend it in practically any major vendor here and overseas, and allow you to make pa…
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Marketing, marketing and marketing - Any decisions a company makes derive from one of 2 intentions: to deliver a product of quality leading to profit or to leave its mark on the social framework of the world - also leading to profit (unless we're referring to non profit organizations).In the first c…
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Daniel Puder now does mma with Strikeforce the same thing Bobby Lasley does.
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Priming a Pump To prime a swimming pool pump when the motor is in operation and the pressure gauge has 0 lbs. of pressure you will first need to turn the motor off. Take off the strainer basket lid and fill the strainer basket with water until some water is running back through the incoming line.…
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Two ways to ship a car...container and non container. If it's a regular car (i.e. a family car that you won't get too upset over the possibility of minor scratches), the cost should be under $1500.00 USD (fifteen hundred). If scratches or dings are a concern, then you would want to ship in a contain…
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Answer According to the company website, it was founded in 1929. It is not a public company. http://www.tishmanintl.com/overview/business_history.html.
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Answer there are templates in Microsoft Word for thank you letters or you can do a google search for thank you letter examples and there are also many books try looking up business communications Answer: Aside from Microsoft Word, there are sites in which you can find thank-you letters. Go …
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Answer Yes, concession stands are subject to inspection by the health department if they are collecting money for profit. The local department will usually have a "schedule" of periodic inspections of different types, or may respond directly to complaints of unsanitary conditions. In some s…
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CEO, CFO and CIO are titles for top executives at a corporation. The exact job descriptions depend on the company, but essentially: - The CEO is the Chief Executive Officer, the "big boss". However, in corporations they report to the board of directors who have ultimate control and responsibility, …
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Anthony and Sylvan is the largest pool manufacturer in the U.S.
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u want to go to dgft office and apply for this license.u will get within one week.But my best option go any consultant.You will approach Unique Imports and Exports Consultancy for this.They help me to get license.i think mail id is mail4unique@gmail.com..but not know exactly if it correct mail id.
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Bring your site into the onliine affilite marketplace - and become an affilate marketer yourself. First, learn about affiliate marketing in detail by joining a comprehensive program which let's you get started immediately while teaching you the best strategies and techniques. As a web master in your…
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Strategic Human Resource Planning According to experts, there is no single approach to developing a Human Resources Strategy. This will vary from organization to organization. However, here are the steps most commonly used in developing an HR strategy: Setting the strategic direction Designing the …
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Pull Tabs During Happy Hour? I would suggest that you consult with the New York State Racing and Wagering Board. Visit them on-line at the related links below.
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Psychological Resilience is the positive capacity of people to cope with stress and adversity.
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Yes. That's what it means. The "beta of 2" is a comparison to the market portfolio. The volatility measure is usually annualized standard deviation and the "market portfolio" is commonly the S&P 500 Index, but should be a broad index that is similar to the securities in the portfolio. The mark…
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Current law for most states says that you have a physical address as your business address in an area that is zoned and approved by the state for such use. Different states have different regulations on how to qualify for a dealers license. So its a good idea to check with your local DMV to check. …
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Answer The stockholders ARE the owners of a corporation. Answer Technically no, because of what the earlier answer says, but it is possible for the board, majority shareholders, or officers to misappropriate the corporate assets to enrich themselves at the expense of the corporation and …
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Answer This argument has changed thru time as tax and accounting law has evolved. In the past, if you purchased an expensive piece of equipment like a computer (which used to cost about $10k in 1982) and paid for it outright, you had to use standard depreciation tables and could only take a portion…
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Management theory is important because it is the study of how to make all the people in your organization more productive. If you are self-employed and have others working for you, or you outsource certain jobs you are unable to do, then you know how hard it is to find qualified competent profession…
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They would sell the asset to provide them with capital.Once the asset is sold they don't have any of the overheads associated with the asset so less costs and also they will increase there capital budget. It is then common to lease the asset back as this retains the asset's usage.Common example is p…
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In my Point Of View Off antipode breadth usually bureau an asset or accountability or costs movement not on the accession antipode sheet. An analysis of costs in which abounding basal expenditures are kept off of a company's antipode breadth through different allocation methods. Companies will about…
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Prospective employers seem to like answers such as these: I feel like I am a very good match for the qualifications you have described (or advertised). I am excited about this opportunity and am really interested in doing (or learning to do) this work. I am eager to show you what I can do. I r…
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The scope for a MBA graduate is unparalleled. Apart from attractive pay packets and placements being offered at college-level itself, it opens doors to various sectoral opportunities. The corporate world has seen many MBA professionals occupying top slots in the corporate ladder. Today, a Managemen…
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They are Chironomid midges also known are red worm larvae, and they are very had to get rid of.
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A nonprofit corporation is an organization or company that gains money through sales and keeps 100% of the profit. Income and any surplus funds are not distributed to owners or shareholder, but are kept to be used in the company's activities.A nonprofit corporation is one which exists to fulfill a c…
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Ensure that all shipments are NOT HAZARDOUS materials. Do not accept shipments from unknown persons. Do not transport firearms or cash. Have a designated person in the corporate structure who is "The One" who everyone calls for advice on procedures and policies. Have a consistent policy that eve…
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In such a situation you can use positive words that bring about your most positive characteristics. The words that you can use are: "Hardworking, loyal, quick learner, well adjust to changes, efficient team player, multi tasking, self-motivated and self confident + Flexible, Punctual, Team player!…
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i just recently started a repossession business in Missouri and it is tough. i am 21 years old and trying to get people to see past the stereotype is hard enough but here is what i have found. i already owned a tow company and have seven trucks two of which are pick-ups with sneeker lifts. i just go…
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Answer Sure, profit maximization relates to profits *only* while shareholder wealth also involves total company equity, debt ratios and any of 15 other financial performance measure ratios. Management could focus on profit maximization over a longer period of time, say, 40 years (Toyota), while t…
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Economic conditions, profit margins, growth potential, liabilities, performance, lack of execution, competition ...etc. Lack of proper planning,unnecessary liabilities,financial debts,improper Business management skills,low selling market,
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Commission Structures for Appointment Setters You have a number of options available. The most common is to pay per appointment, plus a commission upon a sale. You might also consider an hourly rate, plus a commission upon a sale.
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Business Planning Software No, no and no. Absolutely not. Not only are these software packages a waste of time and money, they are also very confusing and make the planning process much more difficult for a first time entrepreneur. They really serve no purpose, as no two business plans are alike. Th…
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Positive Aspects of CorporationsHere are opinions and answers from FAQ Farmers:I am not sure exactly what you intended to ask. There are many positive aspects of corporations, but it also depends on your perspective. Small business owners will form a corporate for personal asset protection and tax b…
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Bonding will cover you against employee theft. If you do not have employees it is not necessary. Many clients do not realize this, so a lot of business owners just get it anyways as a marketing tool and to just make the answer to the "are you bonded" question easier. It is fairly cheap to purchase a…
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Answer a business usually only has two real risk in the short run. making enough sales to generate a profit and cover the cost of goods sold and making your short fixed and variable cost- which translated into bills. You need sales to generate money to pay bills. Focus on sales, sales, sales…
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Companies Buying Their Own StockTo keep controlling interest in the company and not in someone else's hands.There is a second reason as well. If they are sitting on cash and think the stock is under-valued, they will invest in their own company. This does two things. First it props up the price by i…
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About 98% of Americans use regular gas in their cars.
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Answer Per NASD and the SEC an act doesn't have to be illegal to be improper. Anytime there can be the insinuation of conflict of interest it is improper. In this case it is improper unless there existed a prior documented relationship that supports the situation of a personal loan between the tw…
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Answer Not-for-profit status is determined by your state laws when the organization is formed. Tax-exempt status is recognized by the IRS based on information submitted to it. That is the only way to obtain such status officially. There are multiple categories provided under section 501(c) of the…
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If you were the victim of a hit and run then your insurance rates shouldn't change. If you were doing the hit and run then you should expect to get cancelled.
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Answer You as an employee have the right to move to any company you wish. If a company has a union, you become a member of the union when you start working. You can also join a union where you work right now if you want to be a union member.
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Svenskaya Cellulosa Aktibolaget (sp?) Also the Student Caonservation Association. SCA in business stands for Sustainable Competitive Advantage.
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Mostly with Bachelor's degree ,one tend to get entry level jobs in various department of the organization. Further it depends upon the skill,intelligence and aptitude of a person in securing a mid level job or achieving promotions at job .  Further, a candidate should pursue the graduation co…
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Foreign exchange rate means that 1 usd = 10 pesos. When you exchange currency, understand that it fluctuates, sometimes higher and sometimes lower. Do your trading when it's higher b\c you get more of their dollars for your. All you can do it watch the exchange rates.
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Answer an appraisal firm, is generally a good idea. there will alway be realestate. you need to get a license to practice this profession and the state you live in will have a realestate board that will give you this information. you will then need to market yourself through realestate brokers, a…
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Yes, depending on your districts guidlines, the minimum to apply for a subsitute teacher position is an associate's or 2 years towards your BA. Just remember that substitute teaching is not a full time job. Actually, where I live in Texas, you just have to pass a criminal background check. You can …
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Answer Missouri Driver Responsibilities and Penalties It is illegal to drive a motor vehicle in Missouri without automobile liability insurance. The vehicle driver must show proof of insurance to any law enforcement official, upon request, or a traffic ticket will be issued to the driver. …
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Answer Colleges offer 4-year bachelor degrees or 2-year associate degrees. Universities offer one or more undergraduate programs together with graduate programs and professional schools, such as law, medicine, and so forth. Colleges can award AA,AS, BS and BA degrees, universities can award BS, B…
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Hair salons are typically low cost business start ups. Basic costs (assuming you are your own hairdresser and are taking over a place that was previously a hair salon) involve building lease, insurance, and equipment. Roughly lease 30k per year, insurance 3k a year and equipment 25K. A lease is usua…
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International finance is a way to maximize shareholder wealth. The features of international finance includes foreign exchange risk, political risk, expanded opportunity sets and market imperfections.
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A record deal doesn't cost any money, it is normally free. It usually requires talent or an incentive for the record company to sign you such as previous record sales or radio plays. A good way is to get signed is by trying American Idol or www.majorcontacts.com They are both great resources to Impr…
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Yes, many modern companies set a target dividend payout ratio. A target dividend payout ratio is used to determine what ratio of profits is paid out to the shareholders.
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Region 1 DVD Wholesalers If you're looking for Region 1 DVDs at below wholesale, then you'll want to visit Moonlight Entertainment & Sales. According to their website, you can get Region 1 DVDs in an array of different sized lots; from their 100 pieces DVD sampler lot, all the way up to lots of…
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What you have to do first is get some land or a suite as a Hq than if you expect to make more than 30000 dollars a year (I think it's that) you must get a business liscense. That's all I know.
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Answer You can still use 37-cent stamps, however you must add sufficient postage for the current price.
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