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ERD1 ELECTRONIC RESUME DATABASES THE YELLOW BRICK ROAD TO OPTIMIZING YOUR CAREER Introduction Databases of a New Decade As the day goes on, one grows anxious to hear the ring of the phone, the sound of a fax, or the knock on the door saying we want you. As easy as it may seem, getting on the right track to pursue a career is a long and treacherous process. Companies just do not have hours at a time to sit down and study each person\'s profile. They need something quick and easy to access. That
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ERDB ELECTRONIC RESUME DATABASES THE YELLOW BRICK ROAD TO OPTIMIZING YOUR CAREER Introduction Databases of a New Decade As the day goes on, one grows anxious to hear the ring of the phone, the sound of a fax, or the knock on the door saying ?we want you?. As easy as it may seem, getting on the right track to pursue a career is a long and treacherous process. Companies just do not have hours at a time to sit down and study each person?s profile. They need something quick and easy to access. That
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ERDB1 ELECTRONIC RESUME DATABASES THE YELLOW BRICK ROAD TO OPTIMIZING YOUR CAREER Introduction Databases of a New Decade As the day goes on, one grows anxious to hear the ring of the phone, the sound of a fax, or the knock on the door saying ?we want you?. As easy as it may seem, getting on the right track to pursue a career is a long and treacherous process. Companies just do not have hours at a time to sit down and study each person?s profile. They need something quick and easy to access. That
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ERDB2 ELECTRONIC RESUME DATABASES THE YELLOW BRICK ROAD TO OPTIMIZING YOUR CAREER Introduction Databases of a New Decade As the day goes on, one grows anxious to hear the ring of the phone, the sound of a fax, or the knock on the door saying ?we want you?. As easy as it may seem, getting on the right track to pursue a career is a long and treacherous process. Companies just do not have hours at a time to sit down and study each person?s profile. They need something quick and easy to access. That
Eudora Welty and Jack London
Eudora Welty and Jack London
Eudora Welty and Jack London There is a silent shadow which seems to mirror a gaunt, dark, figure who prowls the busy airports, silent streets, and even the cozy homes. There is no escaping this man, the destroyer. No walls are thick enough to shut him out, no mountain high enough to evade his wrath. He is death... he is predetermined... he is unpredictable...to some he is simply fascinating. The wish to live, the inability to believe in one’s own menacing death, the universal human faith in one
Film Noir
Film Noir
Film Noir Forty years after Raymond Borde and Étienne Chaumeton defined the challenge, critical commentators on film noir continue to grapple with it. Ironically, American writers did not immediately take up consideration of this indigenous phenomenon and the question of its essential traits. Only gradually in a frequently cross-referenced series of essays in the 1970s did they begin to express themselves. There are now a dozen full-length books in English concerning film noir and undoubtedly
Freud Biography
Freud Biography
Freud Biography Freud Freud was born in Freiberg, on May 6, 1856, and educated at the University of Vienna. When he was three years old his family, fleeing from the anti-Semitic riots then raging in Freiberg, moved to Leipzig. Shortly thereafter, the family settled in Vienna, where Freud remained for most of his life. Although Freud\'s ambition from childhood had been a career in law, he decided to become a medical student shortly before he entered the University of Vienna in 1873. Inspired by t
Great chain
Great chain
great chain William Blake was a member of a social class with a long history of radical dissent. The Artisan class which he, as the son of a hosier, was born into and consequently remained in as an engraver later in his life, had opposed in turn first the landed mercantile aristocracy in the late eighteenth century and then the emerging industrial capitalism of the early nineteenth. However, in order to determine whether Blake\'s visionary world had any relevance to the political realities of th
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gsbgsn Search Terms are the things that you enter into the search form that tell the search engine what things to look for in the papers at this site. The search engine immediately breaks the terms up into individual words and find all papers that have each word in them (a Boolean OR or NOT search would work differently). The terms should be entered as simple words (or numbers), not in quotations nor separated by commas or other symbols. Each one of your search terms should be keywords specific
Habits
Habits
habits HABIT # 5 EMPATHIC COMMUNICATION „h SEEK FISRT TO UNDERSTAND, THEN TO BE UNDERSTOOD The basic concept of this chapter „h TAKE TIME TO DIAGNOSE We tend to rush into things and fix them up with good advice, rather take the time to understand the problem at hand. „h READING AND WRITING, NOT LISTENING Very few people have had training in listening and therefor use a listening technique. To interact effectively one must really understand the problem. Once the person feels you understand them t
Heart of Carkness
Heart of Carkness
Heart of Carkness HTML1DocumentEncodingutf-8Mistah Kurtz, in Heart of Darkness, is one of Korzeniowski\'s revenants: He rose, unsteady, long, pale, indistinct like a vapour exhaled by the earth, and swayed slightly, misty and silent before me (64). Kurtz originates in the misseds of time--after the brief attack by the natives, Marlow concludes that Kurtz is now missing-- vanished--and confesses, in his most intimate moment, that his sorrow at this thought had a startling extravagance of
HEDDA GABLER PSYCHOANALYSIS AND THE SPACE OF THE P
HEDDA GABLER PSYCHOANALYSIS AND THE SPACE OF THE P
HEDDA GABLER PSYCHOANALYSIS AND THE SPACE OF THE PLAY HEDDA GABLER, PSYCHOANALYSIS AND THE SPACE OF (THE) PLAY by Nigel Hand The established view of Hedda Gabler sees the play as a study of the frustration and despair engendered in the exceptional individual by a conventionalised society. In this paper I present a psychoanalytic re-interpretation of the play which in certain respects inverts this received reading. Insofar as it does so, however, my interpretation is intended not to cancel the re
HEDDA GABLER PSYCHOANALYSIS AND THE SPACE OF THE P
HEDDA GABLER PSYCHOANALYSIS AND THE SPACE OF THE P
HEDDA GABLER PSYCHOANALYSIS AND THE SPACE OF THE PLAY1 HEDDA GABLER, PSYCHOANALYSIS AND THE SPACE OF (THE) PLAY by Nigel Hand The established view of Hedda Gabler sees the play as a study of the frustration and despair engendered in the exceptional individual by a conventionalised society. In this paper I present a psychoanalytic re-interpretation of the play which in certain respects inverts this received reading. Insofar as it does so, however, my interpretation is intended not to cancel the r
Hemingway2
Hemingway2
Hemingway2 American novelist and short-story writer, whose style is characterized by crispness, laconic dialogue, and emotional understatement. An examination of Hemingway involves a look at his early life, writing style, time period in which he wrote, and his social concern. Born in Oak Park, Illinois, Hemingway was educated at Oak Park High School. After graduating from high school in 1917 (Unger,248), he became a reporter for the Kansas City Star, but he left his job within a few months to se
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A University should be a place of delight, of lib
hi5 A University should be a place of delight, of liberty, and of learning, remarked Benjamin Disraeli, an English author, as if he had Ohio University in mind as he placed his thoughts in writing. How could Ohio University help me achieve intellectual independence and assist me in my career goals? Being one of the finest establishments in the mid-eastern United States, Ohio University would allow me to fulfill my perfectionist ideals; I would be able to compete with the best and the brightest
How To Be a Hacker
How To Be a Hacker
How To Be a Hacker How To Become A Hacker Why This Document? As editor of the Jargon File, I often get email requests from enthusiastic network newbies asking (in effect) how can I learn to be a wizard hacker?. Oddly enough there don\'t seem to be any FAQs or Web documents that address this vital question, so here\'s mine. If you are reading a snapshot of this document offline, the current version lives at http://www.tuxedo.org/esr/faqs/hacker-howto.html. What Is A Hacker? The Jargon File cont
How to win any woman
How to win any woman
how to win any woman Matthew Eizenga 349-72-5161 Human Sexuality 9:35 T-TH “Win over any woman” is a rulebook for scoring with woman. And it was definitely written from a male perspective. It teaches men to always work a room in tandems; that is when you and your friend(s) are inseparable or put on a show that you are. Also, Maxix Magazine teaches you to never approach a girls’ night out, you’re just asking to be shot down. The article can help even the most helpless man have a chance to get a w
Influence of Media on Body Image
Influence of Media on Body Image
Influence of Media on Body Image The influence of the media on the proliferation of eating disorders cannot be refuted. From an early age we are bombarded with images and messages that reinforce the idea that to be happy and successful we must be thin. Today, you cannot read a magazine or newspaper, turn on the television, listen to the radio, or shop at the mall without being assaulted with the message that fat is bad. The most frightening part is that this destructive message is reaching kids.
Influences of the Harlem Renaissance on Hughess po
Influences of the Harlem Renaissance on Hughess po
Influences of the Harlem Renaissance on Hughess poems 12 March 2000 Influences of the Harlem Renaissance on Hughes’s poems Introduction Langston Hughes Harlem Renaissance Poet Poetry Characteristics Harlem Renaissance Commitment to the Negro Masses Harlem Hughes’ Poetry “Mother to Son” “I Too” “The Negro Speaks of Rivers” 5. Conclusion The Influences of the Harlem Renaissance On Langston Hughes’ Poems Harlem renaissance was a historical event that took place within and expressed the African Amer
Influences on EMily Dickinson
Influences on EMily Dickinson
Influences on EMily Dickinson The influences on Emily Dickinson’s writings were friendship, nature, religion, and mostly her own life and experiences. Dickinson is known for being one of America’s greatest poets. “Her poetry reflects her own life and gives an intimate recollection of her own inspirational moments.”(g3) Most of her poetry was never meant to be published but since it was, she became very well known for it. Dickinson did not have contact with very many people in her life, but the o
Influences on EMily Dickinson1
Influences on EMily Dickinson1
Influences on EMily Dickinson1 The influences on Emily Dickinson’s writings were friendship, nature, religion, and mostly her own life and experiences. Dickinson is known for being one of America’s greatest poets. “Her poetry reflects her own life and gives an intimate recollection of her own inspirational moments.”(g3) Most of her poetry was never meant to be published but since it was, she became very well known for it. Dickinson did not have contact with very many people in her life, but the
Influences on EMily Dickinsons life
Influences on EMily Dickinsons life
Influences on EMily Dickinsons life The influences on Emily Dickinson’s writings were friendship, nature, religion, and mostly her own life and experiences. Dickinson is known for being one of America’s greatest poets. “Her poetry reflects her own life and gives an intimate recollection of her own inspirational moments.”(g3) Most of her poetry was never meant to be published but since it was, she became very well known for it. Dickinson did not have contact with very many people in her life, but
Is Star Wars A Modern Day Fairytale
Is Star Wars A Modern Day Fairytale
Is Star Wars A Modern Day Fairytale Nathan Cathey Marilyn McDowell English 102 March 30, 1999 Is Star Wars a Modern Day Fairy Tale? The Star Wars trilogy has been labeled as a groundbreaking science fiction, space opera, and swashbuckling adventure. But it is hardly ever recognized for what it truly is, a fairy tale. At first thought, it is difficult to acknowledge Star Wars as a fairy tale because of its label as a Science Fiction movie. One reason for this is the great special effects and tech
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jkjk the hierophants of an unapprehended inspiration, the mirrors of the gigantic shadows which futurity casts upon the present . . . (Defence 817) In Ode to the West Wind, Shelley implores the West Wind, a powerful force of nature that Shelley identifies with his rapidly-changing reality, to lift me as a wave, a leaf, a cloud! He also expresses his almost-melancholy wish that he could be as I were in my boyhood, and could be The comrade of thy wanderings over Heaven (Ode 815) Ode to the We
John Keats
John Keats
John Keats Escaping from everyday burdens is what all individuals attempt to do during rough periods of life. John Keats does just that in his poem, Ode To A Nightingale. The song of the nightingale makes the reader wish to escape from the dreariness of reality into another realm filled with bliss. Keats succeeds in escaping to the world of the nightingale. The world fully symbolizes a place of imagination. Keats uses great detail in figurative image to take the reader along with him on his j
John Updike
John Updike
John Updike Here\'s a report on John Updike and some of the things that he has written. If someone wants to use it, be advised that they should change all of the its referring to morality and etc... to something else. My extremely anal english teacher marked me off a point for every it that I used. Janice Tsai Senior-Munster High School Existence is like a creature that hides and then reveals itself. Existence is defined in Webster’s New World Dictionary as the “state or fact of being.” This
Kane
Kane
Kane George Orson Welles, known more commonly as Orson Welles was a director, producer, writer, and actor. Mr. Welles was born on May 6, 1915, in Kenosha, Wisconsin. His father was an inventor and manufacturer and his mother a talented pianist. Welles was regarded as an absolute genius from early childhood and his creative abilities were encouraged and nurtured. His early childhood was to a large extent, directed by his mother\'s physician and admirer, Dr. Maurice Bernstein. (Russell 9) He made
Kierkegaard
Kierkegaard
Kierkegaard Søren Kierkegaard Søren Aabye Kierkegaard (b.1813, d. 1855) was a profound and prolific writer in the Danish golden age of intellectual and artistic activity. His work crosses the boundaries of philosophy, theology, psychology, literary criticism, devotional literature and fiction. Kierkegaard brought this potent mixture of discourses to bear as social critique and for the purpose of renewing Christian faith within Christendom. At the same time he made many original conceptual cont
King Arthur
King Arthur
King Arthur King Arthur The legends of King Arthur of Britain and his Knights of the Round Table, among the most popular and beloved of all time, originated in the Middle Ages. As they do today, medieval people listened to the accounts of Arthur with fascination and awe. It is certain that popular folktales were told about a hero named Arthur throughout the Celtic parts of the British Isles and France, especially in Wales, Cornwall, and Brittany (Lunt 76). Other stories of chivalry that did not
King Arthur1
King Arthur1
King Arthur1 King Arthur\'s Death in Literature From the very beginning of our literary heritage there have been legends of many heroes, kings and Gods. King Arthur is perhaps the best known and most enduring character of all of these legendary figures. This essay aims to explore one aspect of the legend, namely the death of King Arthur. There has been a lot of material written about the legendary King Arthur and although he has been a popular figure inliterature for over 800 years, not a lot is
King Arthur
King Arthur
King Arthur King Arthur The legends of King Arthur of Britain and his Knights of the Round Table, among the most popular and beloved of all time, originated in the Middle Ages. As they do today, medieval people listened to the accounts of Arthur with fascination and awe. It is certain that popular folktales were told about a hero named Arthur throughout the Celtic parts of the British Isles and France, especially in Wales, Cornwall, and Brittany (Lunt 76). Other stories of chivalry that did not
Leonardo Renaissance Man
Leonardo Renaissance Man
Leonardo Renaissance Man The great turning point of Western civilization called the Renaissance, the rebirth of literature, art, architecture, and philosophy in Europe, marked the emergence of the modern world from the dark ages (Aston 11). The Renaissance caused educated Europeans to develop new attitudes about themselves and the world around them. This intellectual cultural awaking influenced European thinking by a concept of humanism, which emphasized the worth of an individual (Aston 12). Th
Lewis carrolls life and influence in ALice in Wond
Lewis carrolls life and influence in ALice in Wond
Lewis carrolls life and influence in ALice in Wonderland Of all of Lewis Carroll’s works, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland has a unique standing in the category of whimsical, nonsense literature. Much has been written about how this novel contrasts with the vast amount of strict, extremely moralistic children’s literature of the Victorian time Lewis Carroll lived in. Yet, as odd as this novel appears in relation to the other Victorian children’s stories, this short novel is odder because it was
Lillian Hellman
Lillian Hellman
Lillian Hellman Comparing Lillian Hellmans The Childrens Hour and The Little Foxes. Lillian Hellman was a well-known American dramatist who was born in 1905 in New Orleans (Hellman, 1999). She later moved and attended New York public schools and went on to go to New York University and Columbia University as well. Within the confines of her youth, there had been confusion about her family background (Harmon, 1999). There has always been talk about her parents troubled marriage and other even
Literary Utopian Societies
Literary Utopian Societies
Literary Utopian Societies “The vision of one century is often the reality of the next…” (Nelson 108). Throughout time, great minds have constructed their own visions of utopia. Through the study of utopias, one finds that these “perfect” societies have many flaws. For example, most utopias tend to have an authoritarian nature (Manuel 3). Also, another obvious imperfection found in the majority of utopias is that of a faulty social class system (Thomas 94). But one must realized that the flaws f
Managing COnflict
Managing COnflict
Managing COnflict Conflict is the interaction of interdependent people who perceive incompatible goals and interference from each other in achieving those goals. Conflicts occur in all social settings. Interpersonal conflict is a disagreement between or among “connected” individuals. Each person’s position affects the other by emphasizing the transactional nature. How you view conflict can strongly affect the way you deal with it. For example, many people view conflict as always painful. From th
Margaret sangers birth control movement
Margaret sangers birth control movement
margaret sangers birth control movement When a motherhood becomes the fruit of a deep yearning, not the result of ignorance or accident, its children will become the foundation of a new race. (URL 1) -Margaret Sanger Many people have made significant impacts on the way our world is today but only a few have dedicated their lives to a cause that would benefit all people. Margaret Sanger dedicated her life to making birth control available to all women in the world and thereby increased the qualit
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Marx1 Marx and Engels did a great thing when they wrote the “Communist Manifesto”. They tried to liberate the proletariat by educating him. This was and still is an enormous task that they took on. I will try to take a closer look at the “Communist Manifesto” and its main ideas. Here are some of the things that Marx and Engels wrote in the “Communist Manifesto”. They believed these are some of the main issues that should be looked at for the communist revolution to take place. “1. Abolition of p
Marx1
Marx1
Marx1 Marx and Engels did a great thing when they wrote the “Communist Manifesto”. They tried to liberate the proletariat by educating him. This was and still is an enormous task that they took on. I will try to take a closer look at the “Communist Manifesto” and its main ideas. Here are some of the things that Marx and Engels wrote in the “Communist Manifesto”. They believed these are some of the main issues that should be looked at for the communist revolution to take place. “1. Abolition of p
Mary Wolstonecraft Shelley
Mary Wolstonecraft Shelley
Mary Wolstonecraft Shelley Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, was the daughter of the radical feminist, Mary Wollstonecraft, and the political philosopher, William Godwin, and the wife of the Romantic poet, Percy Bysshe Shelley. Through these familial affiliations, she was also acquainted with Lord Byron, Samuel T. Coleridge, and other literary figures such as Charles and Mary Lamb. Surrounded by such influential literary and political figures of the Romantic Age, it is not surprising that as an adole
Master of Realism and Man of Truth
Master of Realism and Man of Truth
Master of Realism and Man of Truth Master of Realism and Man of Truth Who can forget Greta Garbo\'s performance of a lifetime as a woman torn between two lovers and a son in MGM\'s 1935 Anna Karenina? This breathtaking movie is based upon a novel by Leo Tolstoy. Shakespeare and Homer are two of the greatest writers of all times. One Russian author ranks right up there with those two legends: Leo Tolstoy. After completing nine major novels, three major essays, five major novellas, and three major
Matin scorsese
Matin scorsese
matin scorsese Martin Scorsese. Movie critic, Roger Ebert, has called him a directing god. He has been called the most influential and best director of their time by fellow director, George Lucas. Director Martin Scorsese has been an influential director for the past twenty years. In the 60s class of directors that included, Francis Ford Coppola, George Lucas, Brian De Palma, and Steven Spielberg. Scorsese ranks with this class of artists, and his movies have changed the film industry of Am
Maxine Hong Kingston
Maxine Hong Kingston
Maxine Hong Kingston Maxine Hong Kingston (27 October 1940-) Pin-chia Feng National Chiao-Tung University, Taiwan See also the Kingston entry in DLB Yearbook: 1980. BOOKS: The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts (New York: Knopf, 1976; London: John Lane, 1977); China Men (New York: Knopf, 1980); Hawaii One Summer: 1978 (San Francisco: Meadow Press, 1987); Through the Black Curtain (Berkeley: Friends of the Bancroft Library, University of California, 1987); Tripmaster Monkey: His Fa
May day and USA
May day and USA
may day and USA In Mary French, Dos Passos draws a definitive line between his feelings on capitalism and socialism, as well as the rich and the poor. The parallel lives of Eveline Johnson and Mary French reveal Dos Passos\'s distinct attitudes in regards to the upper and lower classes of society. As a member of high society, Eveline Johnson exemplifies Dos Passos\'s attitudes of the rich. These attitudes begin to take shape as Mary French enters the party, Eveline Johnson was ushering them t
Me as a writer
Me as a writer
me as a writer Through the last four years I have seen a drastic change in my reading habits. I went from a reader who read when she had to, to one that does it because she enjoys it. Through these years my reading habits have changed drastically. When I read I need to be alone, I need no one else around. I usually do most of my reading in my room with my headphones on. Many may think that reading with music on could be distracting but for me I feel that it helps me relax and concentrate more on
Myths of politicaleconomic world view
Myths of politicaleconomic world view
Myths of politicaleconomic world view MYTHS OF THE POLITICAL-ECONOMIC WORLD VIEW A MYTH IS a traditional story that offers an explanation of some fact or phenomenon. Myths are neither wholly true nor wholly untrue. They may have been more true in the past than now, but people act as if they are still true, even when they no longer really believe in them. Some modem usages of the word have connotations that suggest that myths are irrelevant or wrong, but this is not necessarily so. Myths are of c
Nationalism After the War of 1812
Nationalism After the War of 1812
Nationalism After the War of 1812 The United States of America, a country whose roots had been founded on new revolutionary theories of government (Democracy), had found itself in a great position of new national wealth, after the war of 1812, which ignited the fire in the country’s patriotic policies. The country, although wrongly informed, believed that they had been victorious in the War of 1812, because of the battle that was fought in New Orleans, and was an American victory. Although the A
Normal adolescent development
Normal adolescent development
Normal adolescent development Normal Adolescent Development from: American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychology Each teenager is an individual with a unique personality and special interests, likes and dislikes. In general, however, there is a series of developmental tasks that everyone faces during the adolescent years. A teenager\'s development can be divided into three stages -- early, middle, and late adolescence. The normal feelings and behaviors of adolescents for each stage are descri
Nsyncs True Talent
Nsyncs True Talent
Nsyncs True Talent ÿNsync: A True Talent in Music Here we go, the title of one of many Nsync songs, but it is also a term that cynics often use referring to the group. “Here we go, another “boy band”, they all sound the same, etc., etc., etc.” I admit that two years ago I agreed with the critics of this new “boy band” movement, in that they were trying to duplicate the success of groups such as New Kids on the Block and New Edition. It’s a guaranteed money-maker, five good-looking guys, a trace
Poes Short Story and Perversity
Poes Short Story and Perversity
Poes Short Story and Perversity Short Story Perversity Edgar Allan Poe is perhaps the best-known American Romantic who worked in the Gothic mode. His stories explore the darker side of the Romantic imagination, dealing with the grotesque, the supernatural, and the horrifying. He defined the form of the American short story. As one might expect, Poe himself eschewed conventional morality, which he believed stems from man\'s attempts to dictate the purposes of God. Poe saw God more as process than