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    Belgium is a multiethnic state with two main ethnic groups, Fleming and Walloon, that have been conflict for about 200 years. Many factors have caused the conflicts in Belgium including prehistoric migrations, Roman Imperial foreign policy, revolutions in the 16th century and 19th century, and two World Wars. Although, core issues include economic, political,and linguistic issues. The linguistic conflict started in about the 1840s.Western Europe’s Germanic/Romance linguistic line runs east/west across Belgium. The southern half of the country speaks French (romance language that came from Latin), while the northern half of the country speaks Flemish (a germanic language known as Dutch). The Walloons make up one-third of the population of Belgium.…

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    prominent even in the present day. In the world today, conflict between ethnic groups has proliferated, within nations, rather than between states. Belgium is a nation with a rich and interesting history, full of culture, and its own internal ethnic tensions; although it does not display the various factors usually associated with ethnic conflict. For over half a century, the ethnic conflict and tensions through Belgium have continued to rise, and it is astounding to see how the…

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    The history of a country is significant to the country because it has shaped it to be what it is today. Not only is it important to the country but to the society, as a famous quote went; "people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots". One significant historical event to not only a country and society but to a whole continent was the colonization of almost all the African countries by the European countries. In the 19th and 20th century the…

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    Leopold II King of Belgium This paper you are reading is covering Leopold II and his reign in Belgium and the brutal things that happened in the Congo. It will talk about wat happened in the Congo. Also the things Leopold II wanted and desired. Then you will read of how his people Leopold II came to power upon his father’s death. His father Leopold I was the monarch or king of Belgium. A monarchy has succession by blood line. Leopold II rose to the throne because he was next in the blood…

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    Case Study: New Belgium

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    Growth means change. With growth comes uncertainties and fears. Companies like New Belgium welcome growth and change. Other company’s like Blockbuster have become extinct because of the lack of change and growth. New Belguim is one of the eight craft breweries in the United States who continues to grow and increase revenue (Reid & Gatrell, 2015). New Belgium can maintain its strategic focus as the company continues to grow by providing an executive summary to all employees. Small or large…

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    them not being able to meet up with the wild rubber rate. Leopold was also known as “Rock smasher,” in the Congo and Belgium history. Peter Bate carefully and strategically uses rhetorical choices, definition, and figurative languages to share his opinion on the topic. This documentary details the charges against King Leopold and reveals the cover up of monumental proportions. The topic of discussion is the charges against King Leopold II and how Belgium covered his horror. I would say the…

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    1. What environmental issues does the New Belgium Brewing Company work to address? How has NBB taken a strategic approach to addressing these issues? Why do you think the company has taken such a strong stance toward sustainability? New Belgium Brewing works to target three environmental issues, cost-efficient energy-saving alternatives for conducting its business and reducing its impact on the environment, recycling, creative reuse strategies, and green building techniques. To manage these…

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    The values of the New Belgium Brewing Company include quality, responsibility, and the concern for society. This company is committed to producing world class beers while minimizing resource consumption, maximizing energy efficiency and focusing on recycling. New Belgium Brewing maximizes their sustainability through their conservation of water, efficient company installations, recycling of production materials, and their many uses of philanthropy. New Belgium Brewing Company is highly valued by…

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    Brewing Social Responsibility Corporate social responsibility is essential to all corporations and how they are viewed by the public. Along with corporate social responsibility, sustainability is also very important to a corporation’s success. New Belgium Brewing has taken sustainability and corporate social responsibility into consideration in their everyday business practices. The corporate culture of New Belgium Brewing will be detailed explaining how they handle environmental issues that…

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    Executive Summary New Belgium Brewing Company (NBB), established in 1991 in the state of Colorado, was the brainchild of founders Jeff Lebesch and Kim Jordan. Following Jeff’s biking tour of the Belgian countryside, he and Kim began their venture with the development of two types of ale in the basement of their home. NBB has since evolved into the third-largest craft brewery in the United States and employs over 600 coworkers to create over 10 beers while profiting over 190 million in revenue…

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