Demographics Essay Topics

Hershey’s Sweet Mission

Hershey Company employs diverse groups of employees to include baby boomers and millennial workers. Hershey has redesigned their performance management system to appeal to both generations focusing on knowledge workers, employee empowerment and teamwork. Hershey Company benefits from both its baby boomers and millennial workers because they represent its knowledge workers. According to Noe, Hollenbeck,… View Article

The Truth About Millennials

Millennials: the people who were born between 1980 to 2000, the people who are made up of teenagers and young adults, the greatest and biggest generation. Past generations have been calling the millennials “lazy, entitled, selfish, and shallow” (Stein 1), but they have a reason for this. Because they “did not come of age in… View Article

Manpower and Demographics

The two areas which the corporate would be looking to for change and reform in the healthcare sector would be to cover the greater portion of the uninsured and the under-insured and to bring down the spending in the healthcare sector. One of the companies that are encouraging the involvement of the uninsured in the… View Article

Country overview: Japan

Japan is one of the models of perfection in Asia. From a country that was ravaged by the effects of two atomic bombs into a country that has one of the world’s strongest economies, the Japanese model is certainly one that is worthy of all the praise that it gets. From the standpoint of the… View Article

Compare and contrast

Often adults feel the need to say “When I was your age…” or “Things were different back then when I was a young, how things have changed since then.” But what exactly has changed? Although, there are some very obvious differences, there are still some similarities between generations that remain the same. Change, a small… View Article

Diversity in The Workplace

Diversity has several definitions. According to Schmidle (2010), workplace diversity is a people issue, focusing on the differences and similarities that people bring to an organization. It is usually defined broadly to include dimensions beyond those specified legally in equal opportunity and affirmative action non-discrimination statues. Diversity is often interpreted to include dimensions which influence… View Article

My Holidays

Based on Gibson, Ivancevich, Donnelly and Konopaske (2009 p.48) they mentioned that Diversity is the differences of physical and cultural that made up the spectrum of human attributes. These can be along the dimensions of age, ethnicity, gender, physical attributes, race and sexual orientation which have a lifelong effect on behaviour and attributes. Secondary forms… View Article

Race and the Community

What information about diversity in the United States has helped you better understand or relate to others in ways that you may not have in the past? Information about diversity in the United States has helped me better understand and relate to others in ways that I have not in the past. By learning that… View Article

Cohorts and Generations

Age has become a very important topic to be discussed as the world carries on. As people become more knowledgeable and certain advancements in life occur, people are beginning to realize that there indeed is a way to maximize your years and to have a meaningful life once one is old. Studying age has become… View Article

Generational Conflict in the Workplace

Abstract Conflict in the workplace is not a new problem. Having many generations working towards the same goal will almost always cause some friction. It becomes the responsibility of administrators/managers in the workplace to not only understand the source of this conflict, but also diffuse it before it becomes counterproductive. Conflict can be a very… View Article

Compare and contrast your way of life with that of your parents.

Compare and contrast your way of life with that of your parents. Which way life do you think would be more satisfying to future generation? Nowadays, people have been changed the way they live. To compare between my age and my parent, there are differences ideas in the job preferences and the success of life…. View Article

The New Beetle Harvard Case Study Solution

This case study discusses the history of Volkswagen (VW) in America and in particular the launch and relaunch of one of the most successful VW models, the Beetle. 1. Why would positioning the New Beetle be considered Mission Impossible? Volkswagen (VW) started their business in the US in 1949 with the very successful Type 1… View Article

Customer Profile

Customer Profile 1. What is the approximate age range for people in this demographic group? -Someone born in Generation X ranges from 37-47 years old. 2. What are typical characteristics of people in this age group? -Gen X is often characterized by high levels of skepticism, “what’s in it for me” attitudes and a reputation… View Article

Case analysis on Gen Y in the workforce

After reading the case of “Gen Y in the Workforce” it can be understood that Generation Y in the workforce is interested to not just sticking to the regular schedule but also going beyond and thinking out of the box. In the case Josh had some new and fresh ideas to promote the Triple-F movie,… View Article

Recommendation for the Location for Maigue-Pascua’s RTW’s Expansion

Introduction This document is to suggest the appropriate property to hold the expansion of Maigue-Pascua’s RTW. After their second bi-monthly meeting for this year, owners decided to pursue the building of a new branch to cater the needs of their growing number of customers. Other preparations, such as the budget allocation and manpower, are already… View Article