Essays by sirisha
trends and lifestylesFebruary 19th, 2010
The author of the argument stated that now a days people are less concerned about the diet they are taking than the people a decade ago.His supports his conclusion by giving some examples of stores and restaurants where high fat food was sold and compared them to stores that provide good food.His findings were that the owners of the new house of beef have become millionaires while others remained at the same level when they started.The reasoning given by the author is not sufficient and not logically convincing for two reasons.
Information TechnologyFebruary 19th, 2010
In this modern world of technology,everything is computerized.Computers are being used everywhere.Before the invention of computers,a lot of effort was required to do things like accounting,storing information etc.After people started using computers their work became easier.A lot of things can be done using computer.They have integrated so much into the people's normal life that without these it is very hard to work.Computers provide entertainment also.With so much infomation available,the author feels that information technology(IT) industry should help people learn how to obtain the information wisely.I dont agree with the author's statement completely that this should be made the highest priority.
West Egg’s landfill issueFebruary 18th, 2010
The mayor of West Egg issued a memo referring to the garbage disposal.He is expecting that the spave available for landfill will last lnger than predicted as the people of West Egg are recycling thier waste.He further mentions that the prices for garbage pickup will increase so the material recycled should also increase.He argues that because of their residents commitment to recycling they are able to use thir landfill more efficiently.This reasoning given by the mayor is missing some key points.
Work Culture in companiesFebruary 18th, 2010
The progress of any company lies in the hands of the employees.It in the end it is their work that matters,nothing else.In order to keep a healthy environment,employees should be discouraged from working extra hours or taking work home.The speaker states that they will be more focussed on work when employees spend their leisure time without producing something for the job.Though there a pros and cons for this issue,I would agree with the speaker on discouraging employees from working extra hours.
Apogee CompanyFebruary 17th, 2010
The business department of Apogee company issued a memo saying that it needs to close all its field offices and centralize their organization.The reason mentioned,profits are declining than it was when they had all of its operations in a single location.So in order to increase their revenue,reduce the costs and supervise their employees the organization is planning to change its mode of operations.The argument mentioned above is not logically convincing for the following reasons.
college education-necessary or notFebruary 17th, 2010
College education is necessary for anyone who wishes to acquire good knowledge in a particular domain.The speaker mentions that people with strong technological skills need not go to college because they can earn good salary without a college degree.In my view,this is not a good option for anyone who wishes to do a job without a college degree although they may have good knowledge about the technology.
Carlo’s Clothing new business strategiesFebruary 16th, 2010
According to the owner of the Carlo's Clothing,there was no increase in their revenues for the past three years.In order to increase their sales they are planning to change their media of advertising from newspaper ads to radio ads.The reason for this change in media promotion as given by the owner is the improved sales of a music store next block.The reason for their improvement is they changed their advertising to a radio station which helped them to increase their sales.This reasoning is baseless as it is not consiering various points.
Real progress in any organization…February 16th, 2010
Progress in any field can be achieved only when correct decisions are made at the correct time.Any organization needs to stand on the same set of values for the growth of their business.When different people involved in it start making different decisions,then it poses a threat to the company.This is the opinion stated by the speaker to which I partly agree.
Schooling-academic skills or social values or bothFebruary 16th, 2010
Education is necessary for survival these days.Parents ensure that their children get good education so they make a point to get their children into best schools.Therefore,schools play an important role in shaping up the children's future.According to the speaker,Schools should be responsible only for teaching academic skills rather than teaching ethical and social values.In my opinion,the statement does not represent a meaning of a school.
Frostbite National BankFebruary 16th, 2010
Frostbite national bank received a memo from their loan department that they should not approve a business loan application for any local group that wants to franchise kool kone chain of ice cream parlors.Their reason for not approving the loan is attributed to the cols winters of Frostbite.In support of their argument,they mention Frigid Cow as an example whose net revenues fell by 10 percent last winter despite the lack of competition.This argument is flawed because of two reasons.
In this argument,the author is suggesting to remove all music related educational programs in Solano school district.The reasons stated byFebruary 15th, 2010
In this argument,the author is suggesting to remove all music related educational programs in Solano school district.The reasons stated by him are only 20 percent of high school students participated in music programs last year.He further states that very few of the Solano district's college-bound students are interested in majoring in music at the university level.To strengthen his argument he provides an example of a neighboring town Rutherford which has eliminated its music classes two years ago resulting in an overall increase in grade point average by 10 percent.This argument is flawed as it has overlooked many crucial points.
Valuable resource to a companyFebruary 15th, 2010
The speaker claims that most valuable employee's of a company are those who are concerned with efficiency rather than quality.This is a generalized statement as it considers only the efficient employees as the company's valuable employees.The definition of a valuable employee cannot be based only upon how concerned he is about efficiency.
Olymic Foods- Annual reportMay 5th, 2007
Stockholders viewing this annual report might at first glance be convinced that there might be increased profits for Olympic
In our country we have lot of billioniers and milllioniers ,but we cant say they all are very successful inNovember 28th, 2006
In our country we have lot of billioniers and milllioniers ,but we cant say they all are very successful in life . some people who earns lot of money they dont have peace in their life. so i strongly disagree with the statement only people who earn a lot of money are successful.