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Hand Gestures in Trading This is the homepage for the New York Mercantile Exchange, which is the home of the largest commodity trading market in the world. my question is Why do they need to yell and make funny gestures" and can you please explain in your own words what the hand gestures mean?

Traveling to Different Locations with Certain Groups

Is there any way you can give some examples that are related to traveling to different locations with certain groups. This is hard for to explain so here is a website to go to This should help you to understand what I am looking for. I would like to have a product that is new directions trave

Travel sample characteristics

1. What are the characteristics required from a person in any position in Travel. what would be your daily activity, what would be your planning. 2. what would your personal characteristics that you would stress, when applying for the Travel business ?

Marketing questions

1. A study of marketing can A. help you in your career. B. demonstrate how marketing affects your life. C. make you a better consumer. D. do all of the above. 2. __________ is the activity for creating, communicating, delivering, and exchanging offerings that benefit the organization, its stakeholders and society a

Marketing in the Canadian Movie Industry

Help is needed ASAP! Rarely do Canadian movies receive much recognition. Small budgets are partly responsible and distributors often don't employ the right sort of marketing. It's tough to get somebody to watch a movie they know nothing about. One 2002 Canadian movie that was more successful than most was Men With Brooms. To

Need some help understanding the following questions....

Considering the hierarchy of needs diagram in the Kerin text, what products might be developed for customers in each phase of the hierarchy? As the baby boomer generation reaches retirement age, what products might become more important? What new products might need to be developed to suit this group? What key trends in law, pol

Standardized vs. Adaptation Marketing Our Product to Australia

Please answer questions 1 through 3. Scenario: While on a flight home from a meeting in New York, Your boss reads in a business magazine about the advantages and disadvantages of pursuing a standardized versus an adaptation approach to promoting products overseas. She has asked you to research the issue and to determin

Restaurant Chain Marketing

You are the marketing manager for a restaurant chain. You are aware that the aging population in this country has become health conscious. What impact do you think these developments will have on the restaurant industry? How could marketing research help in this situation?

Pursue a standardized vs an adaptation approach to promoting products overseas

Details: While on a flight home from a meeting in New York, Annette Santiago read in a business magazine about the advantages and disadvantages of pursuing a standardized versus an adaptation approach to promoting your products overseas. She asked you to research the issue and to determine the better strategy for ¡Qué Rico! in

Environmental Factors

Find an article published within the last two years that offers an industry forecast of global business conditions for an organization with which you are familiar. The organization must be one that makes both global and domestic marketing decisions. Prepare a 1,050-1,400-word paper in which you evaluate the article concerning en

Favorite commercial feelings

Please help with the following problem. Your favorite or most memorable commercial. Explain why this particular 30 to 60-second advertisement meant so much to you. Did the advertiser accomplish their purpose? Did you buy their product or service as a result of this commercial?

Role of marketing in organizations

Many people regard marketing simply as advertising. Advertising is a part of marketing, but it is not the whole picture. What arguments can you make against the common assumption that marketers only worry about advertising? What are some of the roles that marketers play within an organization?


Your recently submitted a report to the Vice President of Marketing recommending that the company establish a direct-marketing channel for its products. As a result of that report, the VP has decided to promote you and place you in charge of establishing a direct-marketing system where customers can purchase products directly fr

Benefits of Mastering A Skill

Think about a skill that most people do not have but could benefit from mastering. Why would people benefit from having this skill and what are the consequences of not having this skill. write an essay to persuade an instructor that all people should master this certain skill

Informative Email to Committee Member

Draft an informative email to one person on the committee and a positive email to another person on the committee. In the emails explain the purpose of your presentation. Explain how these emails differ.

construct and support an argument

Construct and support an argument on a decision to pursue an MBA degree to further ones career, start a new career, or achieve a personal goal. Need help answering this question for a better understanding.

Importance of marketing research

What are the goals of marketing research? Why is marketing research important? What should you do if you reach conclusions based on marketing research that are not compatible with the viewpoints of senior management?

Offensive Ads

Described two advertisements that were in the news because they were perceived to be offensive to cultural sensibilities of certain groups. Explained whether the advertisements were offensive. Provided rationale for the opinion on the ads. Described what can be done to ensure that ads are effective but not offensive.


Looking at ROI (Return on Investment) which is essentially net profits. What are some other metrics companies should use when analyzing the success of a marketing campaign?

Marketing issues

1) What are the benefits of using spreadsheets to analyze marketing research data? What are the drawbacks? What are the benefits of using databases to analyze marketing research data? What are the drawbacks? Is there one preferred at your organization? 2) Assume you are the Director of Marketing for a medium-size corporat

Verizon is considering introducing a new product/service

Prepare a 650+ word count paper addressing the following: -Conduct market research concerning the selected scenario using secondary market research resources.- The Scenario: Verizon is considering introducing a new product/service The new product is called the (E-Z phone) which is a combination of the iPhone and a Blackber

Marketing Opps for Consumer Segments

Identify any one consumer segment that represents a potential marketing opportunity. Create a PowerPoint presentation describing this segment in terms of its demographics and psychographics. In your presentation, explain your rationale for selecting this consumer segment as a marketing opportunity. Also, discuss the reasons

How is market segmentation developed and used for marketing products?

How is market segmentation developed and used for marketing products? For help in answering this question, you might want to look at the Claritas web site (here are a couple of links: or and explore the various links on that site). What are your