Introduction to Media in a Changing World

Write a two-page personal reflection on Carr’s commentary. In your reflection consider some of the following questions. Think as carefully about the questions as you can. It’s not necessary to answer several questions if you wish to explore one or two in detail with references to your own experiences. Show how Carr’s thoughts are the natural outcomes of theories on technology that had been laid down decades earlier by Marshall McLuhan. How does the style of the video exemplify the distractions that Carr discusses? Refer to specific elements in the video, and suggest whether or not you (or possibly older or younger viewers) might have been taken off-message by the video’s design. Do you agree that being connected delivers the benefits that Carr claims? Can you think of other advantages that he doesn’t mention? How do you feel about the claim that we are no longer capable of “deep” thinking? Do you agree with this claim? How do we know...
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identify management theories relevant to your role and critically assess it’s impact on your own beliefs, attitudes and values.

This paper must be done in report format. This paper must include 40 academic refrences a mixture of journals, textbooks, website and articles. Harvard referencing is a MUST. Task 1: critically ANALYSE the impact of values, beliefs and attitudes both individually and in the workplace. DONT be descriptive! Use critical analysis How, What if, Why. Reasoning: evidence, seeing it in logic, questioning and assumptions. Evaluating: strengths and weaknesses of the theories. Refrence everything: theory and critiques. Comparison of 3 organisations. E.g. Google and Admiral Car Insurance. Task 2: identify management theories relevant to your role and critically assess it's impact on your own beliefs, attitudes and values. (Please note I am a female Muslim with a disability and young family, if this helps you at all). You can change the organisation to Admiral car insurance and Ford Motor as I have previously worked for both these organisations. 4-6 management theory.. Talk about Fayol, Webber, Covey, and Mayo. What are the theories they are...
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Present a critical strategic analysis of ONE Business Unit within Samsung covering the following areas: Resource Audit Value Systems Product/Service portfolio (BCG Matrix) Potential future strategic growth

Task Present a critical strategic analysis of ONE Business Unit within Samsung covering the following areas: Resource Audit Value Systems Product/Service portfolio (BCG Matrix) Potential future strategic growth o Identification of options o Evaluation of options You may want to focus the analysis on a specific part of the company’s operation. This is fine but you will need to make the focus of the analysis clear to the reader. News & Web Links The links below provide some starting points but students are expected to add their own detailed research to develop the analysis: http://www.samsung.com/uk/aboutsamsung/ https://www.theguardian.com/technology/samsung http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-38714461 https://www.mobilemag.com/niche/smartphones-4/samsung/ The coursework is an individual piece of work. It will be 3,000 words, inclusive of appendices (+/- 10%). Please note that text in diagrams or tables will count towards the word count.  The reference list should not be included in the word count. The following structure is suggested: 1 Introduction to the report 2 Brief strategic position of the company 3 An evaluation of the resources and value systems of the company 4 An evaluation product/portfolio mix 5 A...
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