Essays about: "Career Development"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 104 essays containing the words Career Development.

  1. 1. Biggest Effect on Attrition Among Enlisted U.S Marines : A qualitative field study 

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Sara Fresker; [2019]
    Keywords : United States Marine Corps; Attrition; Reenlistment; Dissatisfaction; Rational Choice; Amerikanska Marinkåren; Militär Separation; Missnöje; Rationellt val;

    Abstract : The military has an important role in peace and development work. Having skilled, experienced and knowledgeable personnel on peace-promoting missions abroad is crucial to ensure the missions success. A consequence of attrition is that military organizations lose valuable skills, experiences and qualities of service members. READ MORE

  2. 2. Where’s Waddan? Missing Maps and cross-cultural voluntary engagement in ICT4D initiatives

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Joanna Keenan; [2019]
    Keywords : Communications; Development; ICT4D; Volunteering; Slacktivism; crowdsourcing; data; humanitarian; mapping;

    Abstract : In the wake of the Haiti earthquake response in 2010, crowdsourced humanitarian mapping has taken off, and today is considered an essential tool by many humanitarian agencies providing assistance in disaster-affected and under-resourced countries and contexts. But what happens when there is no information on a map to help agencies decide how to respond? If they cannot find roads to take to get there? If they do not know how many houses are in a village? What if the map is – missing? In response to this all-too-common problem, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), American Red Cross, British Red Cross and the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT) created and launched Missing Maps in 2014. READ MORE

  3. 3. Knowledge Construction in Multicultural Reading Projects

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Svatava Nigutova; [2018]
    Keywords : Multicultural education; Didactics; J. A. Banks; Vygotsky; knowledge construction; scaffolding; reading; perspective-taking; authentic texts; upper secondary school;

    Abstract : This paper researches the theoretical background needed for the implementation of literary texts with multicultural themes for use in EFL courses in Sweden and it offers several concrete didactical solutions for multicultural reading. The theory of multicultural education by J. A. READ MORE

  4. 4. Women in Male-Dominated Industry :The Construction Industry : A Study of Women's Disinterest, Professional & Social Barriers, Walkout from Construction Industry.

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Kaniz Roksana; [2018]
    Keywords : Women; Construction industry; Disinterest; Barriers; Job satisfaction; Work-family conflict and Career change;

    Abstract : Problem: Many women experience problems when trying to enter the construction industry and perceive several barriers in professional practice. As a result, day by day women are losing their interest in building their career within this male-dominated industry and diverting towards other professions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Papa Revisited : A Corpus-Stylistic Perspective on the Style and Gender Representation of Ernest Hemingway’s Fiction

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Daniel Sundberg; Johan Nilsson; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This essay revisits some of the more well-cited works of close to a century of scholarly and biographical efforts on the author Ernest Hemingway. It aims to re-evaluate and test the general assumptions, descriptions and specifications of his textual style and depiction of women through modern corpus stylistic methods. READ MORE