Servant Leadership, one of the more recent classifications of leaders today. Can we adapt? Is this our personal style? Is it effective? What does it entail?
What is the essence of servant leadership?
What is the essence of servant leadership?
Leadership can be classified as a process of setting a new direction for a group or organization. Management; directing and controlling according to established principles. Leadership is an asset of a successful manager. Thus, the main aim of a manager is to maximize the output of an organization through administrative implement
According to Musgrave and Oats, fiscal federalism is the division of public sector functions and finances among different tiers of government. It is a system of transfer payments or grants by which a federal government shares its revenues with lower levels of government
Think about the goals and motivations of terrorists versus those of saboteurs. Are both acts of terrorism and acts of sabotage always premeditated? What or whom do terrorists and saboteurs target? Is the country more prepared for sabotage, or is it more prepared for a terrorist attack? Why? Do you think that sabotage is som
Compare the current Federal income tax structure of the U.S. with that of the VAT national tax implemented by the United Kingdom. How would the U.S tax structure change if it implemented the VAT system? In your opinion, do you think the VAT system is preferable to the current one? Explain your answers with examples.
What is an entitlement program? Provide an example of an entitlement program and analyze it from the standpoints of: purpose, recipient needs, potential benefits and disadvantages.
What is the purpose and intent of 'Sunshine Laws'? What are their major advantages and disadvantages?
Discussion: What are some of the most notable governmental policies that have fostered the ideal of equality in the United States. Explain.
Discussion: Suppose you have been put in charge of your state's bureaucracy, would you develop a system that is entirely a "spoils system" or a "merit system," or some combination of both? Explain your reasons.
Discuss the proposal to privatize Social Security. One aspect of that plan is to allow individuals to invest most, if not all, of their own money into investments, rather than into the Social Security System. Given recent economic events, discuss whether this plan will be effective. How would this plan affect you? Do
Describe each type of Marketable Securities.
I would like some help and getting started on the right track with these questions thanks: The autumn morning is sunny with heavy crowds using the various subway trains. It is a perfect day for shopping at the mall and other shopping areas around the city. As passengers are boarding a subway there's an explosion that rip
Rollins,J., Wilson, Clay (2007) Terrorist Capabilities for Cyberattack: Overview and Policy Issues, CRS Report for Congress, Updated January 22, 2007. Retrieved on February 29, 2008 at http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/terror/RL33123.pdf Senario: You are a cyberterrorist, and your mission is to launch a cyber attack against a US Gov
Identify at least four structural and four nonstructural mitigation measures to prevent or reduce the impact of a portable nuclear weapon used by the Al-Quaida group. Structural mitigation is very difficult to achieve in order to prevent or reduce the impact of portable nuclear weapons. The most limiting reality is that terro
How could any negative issues been anticipated and mitigated and positive issues anticipated and reinforced? Please cite sources. Approximately 200 words per.
As part of a counter-terrorism group, you are attempting to identify other groups that may pose a risk to the United States. 1. Select at least two terrorist groups, besides Al-Qaeda and the Al Jihad terrorist groups, that possess both the motive and capability to implement a terrorist attack on the United States. 2. Compa
El Fenomeno Chavez: Hugo Chavez of Venezuela, Modern Day Bolivar http://www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/cpc-pubs/post2.pdf 1. Your reading stated that Hugo Chavez has some mental health problems. Discuss them in light of his political style and behavior towards the United States. 2. Discuss Chavez's connection with terro
Question is: Scholars who have studied approaches to legal decision-making by the judges have classified legal jurisprudence into a number of philosophical schools. Identify and discuss briefly the theoretical approaches to legal decision-making, emphasizing how they differ from each other.
This essay briefly describes modern Egyptian political history and how Hosni Mubarak came to power. It highlights what are the frustrations and complaints of the Egyptian citizen and why today, Jan 2011, they have taken to the streets in protest.
This essay explores the concept of civil society as it is understood by various scholars in the field. It notes that there is no single definition and it highlights the complications of measuring and understanding what is civil society. Further, it explores whether this concept can be applied to non-democratic states and how t
This essay discusses variation in economic development. It addresses the literature by seeking what various theories argue is beneficial for a developing state and how this has this changed over time. It analyzes specific cases to provide practical examples to the theories addressed. Further, it highlights the Middle East to
How do the causes of democratic transitions differ from the causes of democratic consolidation? For example, how much weight should be given to the preferences, calculations, and behavior or political actors, and how much to the broader structural and cultural conditions in which they operate?
1. In what ways has near-instantaneous satellite communication affected the way that governments conduct their relations with one another? Does this Phenomenon better promote peace and security in the world? Is it possible for diplomatic communication to be too easy, too frequent? 2. Some observers argue that quick and easy i
1. To date, what has been the outcome of the American policy asserting the right to preemptive action against Iraq? 2. The UN Charter states that nations may act alone in using force only in self-defense. Is an American attack on Iraq justifiable as self-deffense? 3. Could the strategy of deterrence no longer be relevant t
During recent political campaigns, taxes and budget policy were key issues. White House budget packages are often designed to stimulate economic growth. From the library or from www.whitehouse.gov, obtain a current summary of government spending and tax legislation signed by the president. â?¢Write a brief description of
What is Qatar's internal and external vulnerabilities? Must be able to assess the countries internal and external constraints.
This question consists of two parts: (1) Between North Korea, Pakistan, and Venezuela, which country do you feel faces the largest internal threat and why? (2) Between North Korea, Pakistan, and Venezuela, which country do you feel faces the largest external threat and why? Please offer help, dont know where to start!
The significant political issues that arise when looking at Thomas Hobbes' The Leviathan, chapter 13 and NiccolÒ Machiavelli's The Prince, chapter 9
This is a three part question: Not including the United States, which country do you feel is the most proficient in (a) ground warfare, (b) naval warfare, and (c) air warfare and why. Please limit your answers to one paragraph for each competency (area).
Suppose you chair a political party committee and now confront the problem of selecting the candidates who will run in each of three constituencies. The three candidates at your disposal have varied campaign skills - superb, average and terrible. Suppose your opposite number from the competing party confronts the same problem