Risk Essay Topics

Eradicating risk

Judges, Chairman, Members of the Floor. Life is full of risks. Even in our day to day lives we encounter many situations which could include risk: playing sport or travelling to and from school. And it is of course important to understand this risk, whether that is by merely educating yourself of the risks attached… View Article

Implement Person Centred Approaches in Health and Social Care

1.1 Understand person centered approaches for care and support Person centred values is a theory developed by Carl Rogers that trusted the innate tendency (known as the actualising tendency) of human beings to find fulfilment of their personal potentials. An important part of this theory is that in a particular psychological environment, the fulfilment of… View Article

Sports Injuries

I have researched this particular assignment with a strong desire to help in preventing sports injuries. As a sport instructor, I would not allow anyone to play that did not know the rules of the game and had knowledge of the consequences of breaking the “rules of the game”. In my research, I found that… View Article

Theories of Profit

There are various theories of profit, given by several economists, which are as follows: 1. Walker’s Theory of Profit as Rent of Ability This theory is pounded by F.A. Walker. According to Walker, “Profit is the rent of exceptional abilities that an entrepreneur may possess over others”. Rent is the difference between the yields of… View Article

Foreign Exchange Risk Management

Foreign currency exchange risk is the additional riskiness or varience of a firm’s cash flows that may be attributed to currency fluctuations (Giddy, 1977, Brigham and Ehrhardt, 2005). Normally, foreign currency risk exists in three forms; translation, transaction and economic exposures. Foreign currency risk management involves taking decisions which aim at minimizing or eliminating the… View Article

Systemic Risk of Hedge Funds

Concerns on systemic risk of hedge funds has been a longstanding debate in the in the legal and economic fronts of the American society since the 1998 failure of the Long-Term Capital Management (LTCM). Available information indicates that the LTCM disaster was triggered by over leverage tactic employed by hedge funds in seeking to realize… View Article

Overweight Risk

In the United States, increasing use of sugar in foods has led to an increase in obesity levels. Many manufactured foods have sugars that have been added. These include jams, jellies, yogurt, peanut butter, soups, candy, bars, soft drinks and many other snacks. The National Health and Nutrition examination survey indicated that the United States… View Article

A Critique on the Article: Avoiding Ethical Danger Zones

According to the Business Roundtable Institute for Corporate Ethics (“BRICE”) business leaders of the 21st century face a number of difficult and complex challenges that greatly affect their businesses as well as the various stakeholders (Messick, Bazerman, & Stewart, 2006). This is nothing new considering the fallout of the recent global financial crisis as well… View Article

Manager Resume Example

ALBERT A. YAGUDAEV Home (718) 956-7299  Cell (917) 865-4782 Fluent in English & Russian CORE KNOWLEDGE AREAS Risk Management Finance Management Strategic Analysis Team Building Problem Solving Statistical Analysis Commercial Banking Client Relations Budget Management Report Management Goal-Oriented Communication Skills Bond Assurance Detail-Oriented Decision Making Team Building Time Management Organization Skills PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE   Calyon… View Article

Hole In My Life

“It is not what one does that is wrong, but what one becomes as a consequence of it “, which means the thing you do can turn you into something you’re not. It’s not the crime someone commits it’s if they change or have a positive effect on the consequence. Jack Gantos started hanging with… View Article

Human Factors in Maintenance

Nationair DC-8 Flight 2120 took the lives of 247 passengers and 14 crew members; 261 in all; during takeoff on July 11, 1991. The jet was owned by Canadian airline Nolisair, and was being operated by a Nigerian company to transport Nigerian pilgrims in and out of Mecca. The DC- 8 caught fire during take-off… View Article

The Role And Value Of Risk Management

Background At these present times, knowing and addressing risks is no longer just a technical necessity for companies to put up with. (Modulo website)  It has become a reality that everybody in the organization lives with because it is the only way for them and for the company as a whole to survive.  Thus, while… View Article

The Risk Of Cancer In Users Of Statins

The statement by the authors that the research is a ‘small, nonblinded’ research suggests that the results of the research would have been different if the study population had been increased and the research was a blinded one. The study aimed to compare the predisposition of cardiovascular patients with the use of statin therapy on… View Article

Voice Over IP: Is It Risk-Free?

Of the reasons suggested for implementing VoIP, the item that appears to be most significant is economic reason of saving money. In the case of private networks, completing calls over a packet-switched network allows an organization to avoid paying expensive long distance telephone charges, a function known as toll bypass. While in theory using VoIP… View Article