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- Chicago City Hall – Roofmeadow – Green roofs. For good.

Chicago City Hall Chicago, IL The American Society of Landscape Architects 2002 Professional Merit Award Assemblies Type II - 3. 50 inches of media Type III - 9. 00 inches of media Visible from many of the surrounding buildings, this green roof is one of the most photographed and publicized green roofs ever. Initiated by Mayor Daley as part of Chicago City Hall Urban Heat Island Initiative project, Roofmeadow provided the engineering expertise to give this roof a good start in life and our licensee in the Chicago area installed this award-winning green roof.

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Treatment And Impact Of Multiple Sclerosis Nursing Essay

Published: 23rd March, 2015Last Edited: 23rd March, 2015 This essay has been submitted by a student. This is not an example of the work written by our professional essay writers. Multiple sclerosis is defined as a pharmacological disorder associated with inflammation of the myelin sheaths around axons of brain and spinal cord. The disorder is also called as disseminated sclerosis or encephalomyelitis disseminata and leads to demyelination and scarring 1. Multiple sclerosis is associated with neurological symptoms of fatigue, muscle weakness, paraesthesia, ataxia, dysphagia, diplopia, severe pain, visual impairment, cognitive impairment, Lhermitte,s sign and Uhthoff's phenomenon (Compston and Coles, 2008).

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Case Studies in Organizational Development & Individual Development

These applied psychology case studies from PGA Group Consulting Psychologists are about the improvement of organizational and individual performance, satisfaction and well-being. They have in common the identification, measurement, and addressing of organizational and individual needs. Organizational development here concerns the development, success and performance of organizations and their stakeholders. Personal development here concerns the growth, success and development of individuals, inside and outside of the workplace context or environment.

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The 2008 Sichuan earthquake or Great Sichuan Earthquake measured at 8. 3 on moment magnitude scale according to the China Seismological Bureau, and 7. 9 on moment magnitude scale according to United Stated Geological Survey (USGS). At 06:28 coordinated universal time on 12 May 2008, the earthquake occurred in Sichuan province with epicenter at 80 km west-northwest of Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan. Tremors were felt 1,500 km away in Beijing and 1,700 km away in Shanghai. As of 26 May 2008, at least 65,000 people are believed to have lost their lives; 352,290 injured; and 26,221 are missing.

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How to Analyse a Case Study

1 Examine and describe the business environment relevant to the case study. Describe the nature of the organization under consideration and its competitors. Provide general information about the market and customer base. Indicate any significant changes in the business environment or any new endeavors upon which the business is embarking. 2 Describe the structure and size of the main business under consideration. Analyze its management structure, employee base, and financial history. Describe annual revenues and profit. Provide figures on employment.

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Case Study – Passivhaus Retrofit

Case Study – Passivhaus Retrofit Patrick 2017-01-11T13:42:08+00:00 This Victorian mid terraced house was in need of a revamp, and the owner decided this was the opportunity to upgrade to a highly thermally efficient, comfortable eco-house, showcasing what can be done to this common house type throughout Britain. This solid brick walled house with old and leaky windows (some single glazed) was cold, draughty and generally uncomfortable, with mould growth in some areas. Peter thought if you are going to improve the thermal performance, why not go the full way and upgrade to full Passivhaus.

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Twitter Case Study Analysis

Twitter Inc. , founded by Jack Dorsey, Biz Stone, and Evan Williams in March 2006 (launched publicly in July 2006), is a social networking and micro-blogging service that allows users to post their latest updates. An update is limited to 140 characters and can be posted through three methods: web form, text message, or instant message. The service has become immensely popular worldwide, has been used to give live reportage of civil unrest in Egypt, Iran and elsewhere, and has been intermittently blocked by the Chinese government and others. Tweets are also becoming a force on the US political scene.

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Samsung Case Study

For more than 70 years, Samsung has been dedicated to making a better world through advanced technologies, competitive products and constant innovation. As a global leader in the digital technology industry, they are always looking for new ways to connect with their customers on a personal level. Traditionally, Product Registration has been a successful tactic for electronics manufacturers that do not sell directly to end consumers, to identify customers and learn more about them. Today this effort is largely executed on manufacturer websites, and provides valuable insights that allow brands to better support existing customers and inform product roadmap plans.

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End of life - Ideas for practice: Case study

Lucy was 96 years old when she was referred to Elmgrove House Extra Care Service. She had previously lived alone for 40 years in her two bedroom house, but this was no longer thought to be safe for her, due to reoccurring falls. Although Lucy received home care, it was decided that this was no longer meeting her needs. When she moved to Elmgrove House, Lucy quickly settled and adapted to her new home. Her daughter helped her to personalise her flat with  paintings and other sentimental belongings. Lucy made friends with some of the residents. Her daughter, close friends and relatives visited regularly for social and emotional support.

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Operations Management Toyota Motor Corporation Marketing Essay

Published: 23rd March, 2015Last Edited: 23rd March, 2015 This essay has been submitted by a student. This is not an example of the work written by our professional essay writers. Introduction: Operations management is an area of management which is focused on overseeing the designing or redesigning of business operations in the production of goods or services (Chase et al, 2001). The area of operations management is focused with ensuring that an organisation's resources are efficiently utilised to produce goods and services and in a way which effectively meets customers' needs.

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