Free Essays on If I Had A Million Dollars

  1. I/O Elements

    similar, both companies are diametrically opposite when referencing the six components that encompass both business from an industrial/organizational (I/O) psychology perspective of, selection/placement, training/development, performance appraisal, organizational development, quality of work life and ergonomics...

  2. The Best Day I Spent with My Family

    The Best Day I Spent With My Family The best day I spent with my family was during the 2008 Alabama Football season. The atmosphere of the University of Alabama during football season is one of the great experiences; it’s like one big family. But this was Alabama’s Homecoming game against Arkansas...

  3. This Is What I Need

    This is what I need from you in order to get back on the right track in trusting you: 1. Make a list of reasons you love me. 2. I want all user names and passwords (yahoo,msn, facebook, twitter, ECT.) 3. Find a job(this way you will not be so bored so that way you will not have time to get...

  4. Who I Really Am

    Who Am I? Am I the five-foot-nine woman who makes every path a catwalk? Am I the average Filipina with the perfect tan and warm smile? Am I the New Yorker in pairs of Prada carrying Louis Vuitton and sparkles with Tiffany Diamonds? Am I the queen of rock 'n' roll driving down Hollywood boulevard...

  5. The Hardest Thing I Ever Had to Do

    THING I EVER HAD TO DO The hardest thing that I ever had to do would probably be to make the decision of should I leave my husband and divorce him or stay and keep my family together? That seemed to be the million dollar question that I had to figure out. So, I weighed my options or should I say...

  6. The Composer That I Favored the Most

    There are many composers in the world but there is only one person who I favor the most. His name is George Gershwin. He is also seen a lot with his brother Ira at his side. George Gershwin was born in Brooklyn in 1898. He was the second of four children in his family. George Gershwin's parents emigrated...

  7. I Have a Dream

    I have a Dream At the age of seven I dreamt of becoming the youngest female African American volleyball player. At the age of twelve I dreamt of becoming a doctor. At the age of eighteen I stopped dreaming. What exactly is dreaming? According to Webster’s Dictionary, Dreaming is a series of thoughts...

  8. i dont kfnow

    medium. Abstract In this paper I have researched two sports apparel companies within the selected product category. I will discuss the types of marketing, pricing, and consumer-oriented promotional strategies that these leading companies within the product group use. I will also compare and contrast...

  9. So Why Can't I Speed

    So, why can’t I speed? Robert Tooker Axia College of University of Phoenix How and why has speed become the number one cause of death to our children and a contributing factor for many of our older citizens? Speed has become such an epidemic among our teenagers that government agencies such...

  10. The Maid and the Million Dollar Sweepstakes

    9 March 2009 The Maid and the Million dollar sweepstakes Nan was poor black women who lived on a plantation in Georgia in 1775. She was the nanny to a prominent plantation owner’s daughter and his daughters name was Jill. “This sure is a fine house. I wish this house was mine,” said the...

  11. Family Dollar

    Family Dollar According to Metro Spotlight, Family Dollar is one of the fastest growing discount stores in the country. In this June, 2005 article the company plans to create 465 jobs at a new regional distribution facility in Rome, New York. During the past decade Family Dollar has increased its stores...

  12. May I Knw Wat Is .....

    enrichment of all societies. The greater good would be served by leveraging Figure 1 International Export Trade, 1990-2003 (in billions of US dollars) comparative advantages for production and trade that are impeded by regulatory barriers between sovereignty entities. In other words, the betterment...

  13. Boring Summer

    Gerringer Honors English I 24 January 2014 My Boring Summer Vacation Ah, the first day of summer no more school, no homework, freedom! The first week of summer vacation is always the best for me. My siblings are still in school if I’m at my dad’s and if I’m at my mom’s well I have nothing to do but...

  14. It's Time for College Students to Start Cashing in

    College Athletes to Start cashing in! William McGee Axia College of University of Phoenix College sports have turned into a multi million dollar industry that makes everyone money, except for the players who do all the work. It is time for the presidents of these colleges and Universities...

  15. Soldierside

    covered, sir," he replied. Custom-tailored three piece suit, trim athletic build, Nick positioned himself calmly, like a man who regularly placed million dollar bets in his personal and professional life. But on the inside… “Oh, dear God,” Nick whispered. “Please let me win this one last bet. Please...

  16. FIN 571 NERD Peer Educator/fin571nerddotcom

    statement for 2008 based on the information given here. The company had cash worth $1,234, inventory worth $13,480, and accounts receivables of $7,789. The company's net fixed assets are $42,331, and other assets are $1,822. It had accounts payables of $9,558, notes payables of $2,756, common stock...

  17. If I Won Lottery

    first prize!" I couldn't explained how I feel that moment. I couldn't believe what I have seen. With my hands shivering, I passed the newspaper to my wife."It's true! The first prize is exactly 8888!" I burst into uncontrollable laughter. The first prize! I wasn't dreaming. One million ringgit was in...

  18. Accounting 201 -

    companies that I have chosen for this assignment are General Motors (product), Staples (product), and FEDEX (service). GENERAL MOTORS (GM) As of September 2009 General Motors has $25 Million dollars in cash or cash equivalents to pay its debts. Currently GM has $135 Million dollars in debt. However...

  19. Druga and Sports

    102 11/20/01 Drugs and Sports I remember the day I met Kevin Boston for the first time. Kevin is a bodybuilder who attends my local gymnasium. I had seen him at the gym before but never got around to having a conversation with him. I had heard from others around the gym that he was...

  20. wishes

    When I was a child I was fascinated with the Aladdin story where he rubs the lamp and a genie pops out to grant him three wishes. What a gift, right? The genie just snaps his fingers and voila, wishes granted! What kid doesn’t dream up his own three wishes? A new car, a million dollars, the perfect...

  21. Business Memo

    the same industry. In addition, we also need to learn how these companies express these values and standards through their daily business functions. I have researched into American Eagles Outfitters, Gaps Inc., and Abercrombie & Fitch and able to summarize the key element in their code of ethics. ...

  22. English

    According to a reporter, the estimated loss was around 1 million dollars. Although the amount may seem insignificant to some, for the victims it was all they had. Their only consolation was the fact that no lives were sacrificed Though I watched with great sympathy for the other victims of the fire...

  23. Yo Mama

    Helmsleys had used company funds to renovate their sprawling mansion, Dunnellen Hall, in Greenwich, Connecticut, disgruntled associates leaked the records to the Post. Among the charges billed to the company were a million-dollar dance floor installed above a swimming pool; a forty-five-thousand-dollar silver...

  24. Ethical Integrity in the Workplace

    that there is little pressure to cut corners on ethics/compliance issues.” (Marr, 2001) Although I know of ethical integrity being compromised in the workplace in one of my previous jobs, however I am not at liberty to disclose that information due to the nature of the job. There are many jobs such...

  25. Debate of the War

    Soviets. And as the saying goes "History has a way of repeating itself". In this paper I will tell some of the history of the war in Afghanistan, why I believe it is over, and some good things we have done there. I will also inform you on the reasons why we should pull out of Afghanistan. In the past...

  26. Inadequate Penalties

    Inadequate D.U.I. Penalties A few years ago I heard my step mom rushing around searching for something to throw on. Later that day I found out that my dad had been arrested for driving under the influence. At the time, I knew little about drinking and driving other than it is a social issue that...

  27. Casino in the City of Buffalo

    In my opinion, I believe that having a casino in the City of Buffalo would help develop that waterfront and bring people back downtown. When I look out at the skyline of the city, I am amazed how many buildings are just sitting there empty. Look how long these buildings have been empty and no one has...

  28. A Vacation on the Planet Mercury

    How I spent my vacation on Mercury There are eight planets in our solar system, which is called the Milky Way. The eight planets in our solar system, in order, are called Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune. Of these eight planets, there is only one that I could spend...

  29. Frank Lucas: an American Gangster

    looking at a white woman. This sparked an angry motivation in Lucas that would be the start of the rest of his life. By the time Lucas was sixteen he had to flee from North Carolina. Lucas engaged in a fight with a former employer, robbed him, and set fire to his building. On advice of his mother, he fled...

  30. The Emergence of Euro Against Dollar

    College of Technology London Assignment 2: Research Report Title: “The emergence of the Euro against the US Dollar and its impact on exports in the European Union”: A Critical Study ➢ Module Business Research Methods- MEP 1 ➢ Lecturer DR. Audsin M....

  31. jhjj

    profit lift  February 26, 2016  AAP & Inside Retail Harvey Norman have reported net profit after tax of $185.51 million, representing an increase of 30.7 per cent on the $141.98 million result in the previous corresponding period. Global sales rose eight per cent to $3.33 billion, while Australian...

  32. U.S Fedrla Budget

    federal government spending, however, rarely translates into better services for the American people. In fact, the federal government loses billions of dollars every year due to ineffective programs, poor management, waste, and fraud. And, the problem is getting worse. Within the next five years, federal spending...

  33. Ethics

    author identifies three issues that display how disingenuous Mr. Koslowski was during his Tyco employment. The case study starts with how Koslowski had given a speech to a graduating class on how they will need to make ethical choices in their jobs, and the importance of moral values as well as later...

  34. United States Debt Situation

    Aresearchguide.com, Thomas Jefferson in 1817 once said, “I place economy among the first and most important of republican virtues, and debt as the greatest of the dangers to be feared.” Well he was right and we are now “$10,946,904,836,827.63” dollars in debt, according to Brillig.com. That means that each...

  35. Who am I?

    I scanned a few of the most recent answers. They were really depressing, mostly about wanting to share their life with someone, get married, have kids, a big house, a good job…the perfect life. The word-perfect came up numerous times. There are a lot of lonely people out there. A lot of people whose...

  36. The Path That I Choose

    any person, no matter their gender, culture or age has the ability to choose their own path and become anything that they strive to be. The path that I would like to take after high school is to become a nurse. Nurses are responsible for treating and caring for the sick and infirm. Although health care is...

  37. If It Becomes True

    is going on and I live for studying and working. Studying is to get knowledge, and working is to earn money. I use money to pay for food, car, house, and so on. Sometime I wished I had had a lot of money to buy this or buy that. If I win ten million dollars in the New York Lottery, I will be able to...

  38. Hawaii Tourism

    with good reason. I recently visited Hawaii and the state's foundation and culture was based on respect and hospitality. They share their tradition and culture with a passion and want everyone to take home a little bit of Hawaii with them no matter where they are from. In my opinion, I believe that Hawaii...

  39. The Buck Stops Where?

    because the line item veto applies to only a limited amount of legislation, its effectiveness would not justify the change. After researching the issue, I believe that a Constitutional amendment would be helpful in not adding to, but securing the president’s power as Budgeter in Chief which has been encroached...

  40. My Potentian Career in Business

    you were going to do with your life? I know I have. Before I attended Business Horizons, I had no idea what I wanted to do for a living or what classes I wanted to take in college. Thanks to Business Horizons, I finally have discovered something I would enjoy. I plan to have a career in business and...

  41. Analyzing Statement of Cash Flows

    cash flows for the most recent year. a) Create a table to compare the dollars provided or used by operating, investing, and financing activities, as well as the overall increase or decrease in cash. (In millions of dollars) McDonalds, Corporation Royal Dutch Shell plc Toyota Global For...

  42. Bernie Madoff

    and something that will forever change the financial industry was the news that Bernard Madoff had been named as the man who committed the largest Ponzi scheme ever, essentially making billions of dollars disappear This scheme was responsible for the economic crisis we are still rebuilding today (Rittenberg...

  43. Pro Football Player

    Pro Football Player get Paid too much One: Personally, I think they're all overpaid, rookies and veterans. If you ask most football players if they would still play football for $80,000 per year instead of $800,000 or $8 million, they'd say yes. It's almost certainly a better proposition than whatever...

  44. ECON 545 Final Exam Solution 100% Correct Answers

    the total number of residents is 270 million, the number of residents under the age of 16 is 38 million, the number of institutionalized adults is 15 million, the number of adults who are not looking for work is 17 million, and the number of unemployed is 10 million. (b1.) (5 points) Refer to the data...

  45. Eo Robinson Forest

    the mining of Eastern Kentucky Mountains. In his essay The Work of Local Culture, Berry, says that they had everything but money. What he means by this is that the people of Eastern Kentucky had all they needed, but they were poor. So mining became how they acquired their funds to keep a clean and...

  46. Investment in Bangkok Automotive

    chair. She had been running a number of scenarios on her spreadsheet as she tried to predict future opportunities for her company in the face of a challenging economic and marketing environment. Every scenario going forward required her ask her shareholders for more money—again. She had already been...

  47. Digital Age and Its Effect on the Music Industry

    increased people’s creativity and innovative skills, the technology has had a negative affect specifically on the music business. I am not against the digital age or technology but the music industry and its artists have lost millions of dollars from different features of the digital age such as the development...

  48. A Hole in His Parachute

    years in return for an annual salary of $2.5 million. After three years, Murdoch petitioned for dissolution. If the corporation was dissolved what right does Knight have to collect the balance of the salary from the corporation? A Hole in His Parachute I have always thought of a corporation as a...

  49. Everyone Has Aids the Musical

    AIDS that rely on Medicaid (Lerner 21). AIDS directly affects all Americans in that many people are diagnosed with AIDS, which cost tax payers millions of dollars every year. AIDS was first identified in the United States in 1981 (Lerner 3) Aids is caused by HIV, Human Immunodeficiency Virus, which...

  50. The War in Syria

    nails and skin. The police and the army started shooting at the protesters and this led to killing many of them. This fact formed a big shock for millions of Syrians, “How could they kill people like that?” The protests spread to many other cities and all Syrians came out to say: “The president should...

  51. What are Containers and Why do I Care?

    What are Containers and Why do I Care? You may have heard of the term ‘containers’ as it pertains to the technology world. If you follow tech industry news feeds you will certainly see something new along these lines at least once a month, if not much more often, usually accompanied with a picture...

  52. The Man

    important because he was a British general in Canada who made over 2,000 U.S. troops surrender to the British in three hours. The fall of Fort Detroit had a great effect in Upper Canada. Not only did it allow Brook to arm his military units with captured American weapons, but it also got support for the...

  53. Lance Armstrong: Overcome Many Obstacles Throughout Life

    Lance Armstrong  “The truth is, if you ask me to choose between the Tour De France and beating cancer, I would choose cancer” (Armstrong 259). These brave words were spoken by Lance Armstrong, an individual who has overcome many obstacles throughout his life— obstacles that most people will never face...

  54. ECON 545 Final Exam Solution 100% Correct Answers

    the total number of residents is 270 million, the number of residents under the age of 16 is 38 million, the number of institutionalized adults is 15 million, the number of adults who are not looking for work is 17 million, and the number of unemployed is 10 million. (b1.) (5 points) Refer to the data...

  55. Hero

    housemates. The men could be just as bad, they would walk around without a shirt on most times and barely wearing boxers or briefs. All the cast members had multiple sex partners, from which they met from at a local bar or nightclub, when they didn’t they hooked up with one another in the house they all stayed...

  56. Financial Ratios for Merck(Mrk) 2005-2007

    for years 2005-2007”(*numbers in millions*, excluding per share items*) *DSO=365/receivable turnover The moneycentral.com used the formula "cost of goods sold/average inventory *EBIT=Income before tax+Interest Expense, Suplemental In the following project analysis I will compute and analyze the financial...

  57. How Successful Was the New Deal?

    How successful was the New Deal? The New Deal was successful in many aspects yet equally or more unsuccessful in others. However I believe the most defining flaw of the New Deal was the lack of unemployment numbers significantly declining. In-between the period of Roosevelt winning the election...

  58. The Selective Service Act During World War I

    The Selective Service Act had a great effect during World War I, on both soldiers and their families at home. Many things were happening in America that heightened tension such as Nationalism and Competition. Americans had divided loyalties and their opinions were crystallized. German Submarines violated...

  59. Should We Legalize Marijuana

    other hand seems a little out of place in its classification as illegal. The source previously cited notes that, "Although it is classified as a Schedule I drug for regulatory purposes, it is clearly different pharmacologically from the opiate analgesics" (Rittenhouse 151). Also, recently a heated debate...

  60. Tiger Woods

    Tiger Woods: Sponsorship and Endorsements "My behavior has caused considerable worry to my business partners," Woods said. "For all that I have done, I am so sorry." Those are some of the words of Eldrick “Tiger” Woods during his apology to his family, friends, sponsors and the nation as a whole...