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  • Blue Nile Case Study

    4/5 2. What business risks does Blue Nile face that may threaten its ability to satisfy stockholder expectations? What are some examples of control activities that the company could use to reduce these risks? Are some of the risks faced by Blue Nile difficult to reduce through control activities? Blue Niles does a good job spelling out the risks to stockholders. Some of the risks listed are not specific to just Blue Nile but to many other companies. Those include: • Limited operating history making it hard to forecast net sales and plan expenses • Quarterly financial results fluctuate for a variety of reasons, which may lead to volatility in the stock…

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  • Blue Nile's Business Model: A Case Study

    to achieve that goal that others would not think of. Blue Nile has placed a goal to become the leader in online jewelry sales, and developed a business model that separated their company from others in the industry. After attaining their goal, many factors have been set in motion to challenge whether Blue Nile will remain at the top in their industry. Due to changing conditions and new developments Blue Nile will not be able to solidify their role in online jewelry sales because of their…

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  • The Importance Of The Nile River

    Did you know that the Nile River is 4,123 miles long? To put that in some perspective that is about as long as 235 football fields. The Nile is not just another river, but a center source to some of the earth’s greatest civilizations. I am going to show you some facts about the Nile pertaining to its structure, civilizations, and religion influence of other great civilizations. The Nile River The Nile River is said to derive from two main sources. The Blue Nile starts from a spring 5,000 feet…

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  • Abdul Kalam Poetry Analysis

    reflect the checkered moods and thought processes of Dr. Dr. Kalam, the poet. In the poem Our Mission is Water Dr. Kalam has delineated a picture of united humanity through the symbolic presentation of the river Nile. The Nile is a confluence of two tributaries-the Blue Nile and the White Nile. The poet says the two rivers undergo a long and difficult journey to reach Sudanese capital Khartoum where they meet. This very confluence serves a great “mission” (12) for the betterment of human…

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  • How The Nile Shaped Ancient Egypt

    The Nile is the 2nd longest river in the entire world. It stretches all across Africa at 4,258 miles long. The Amazon is the longest at 4,345 miles. But I’m not here to tell you about the longest rivers. I’m here to talk about how the Nile shaped Ancient Egypt. Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda,Burundi, Congo-Kinshasa, Kenya, Ethiopia, Eritrea, South Sudan, Sudan and Egypt. This river comes from two others, the White and Blue Nile. The White Nile comes from Lake No and the Blue Nile comes from Lake Tana,…

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  • What Is Egypt Like Today

    The highest the temperature reaches is 95 degrees Fahrenheit in the summer, and in the winter the temperature gets to as low as 45 degrees Fahrenheit. The Nile River is the longest river in the world. The Nile River reaches up to 4,258 miles. The Egyptians are able to farm thanks to the annual flooding of the Nile. When the Nile River floods it leaves behind deposits of silt, which is really good for planting crops in. Mainly what Egyptians farm are cotton, rice, wheat, corn, and different…

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  • Cl-36 Dating

    has δ18O, which varies between -10.99 and 4.73‰, while δD ranges between -81.7 and 42‰; Kordofan has δ18O, which varies between -11.26 and 14.57‰, while δD ranges between -80.5 and 81.1‰ (Fig. 3). The stable isotopic data show three different groups of the groundwater: the first group is of paleowaters, which formed from the pluvial wet period; the second group is of modern groundwater due to infiltration water, showing δD and δ18O values similar to low latitude precipitation; the third group…

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  • Religion In Ancient Egypt

    Their religion was based on merely traditions. One tradition that was highly believed in is called Divine Kingship. Divine Kingship is the belief that the pharaoh was one of the gods. Politically, he is said to have immense power and would help the Egyptians in the afterlife. Since the Nile flooded every year at a consistent time it was not hard convincing the Egyptian that the pharaoh made it happen. Using this natural occurrence to obtain power, architecture was found. The king's advisor of…

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  • Nile Cycle In Africa

    Process of Nile cycle and its Importance in Agriculture River Nile of Africa is the largest river in the world as it covers a distance of more than 4,000 miles. The river begins near the equator, flowing northward from Lake Victoria, passing through Egypt and eventually emptying into the Mediterranean Sea (Said, 2013). The Nile has two primary tributes; the White Nile that flows from Rwanda and the Blue Nile originating from Ethiopia. In the past, Nile had a predictable flooding pattern that…

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  • The Pharaoh Userkaf's Travels

    As I approached it was fascinating to really appreciate how large this river is. The Nile is so large that Egypt is separated into two regions along it, upper and lower Egypt. The fact that people lived so close to the Nile was very impressive. “About 95 percent of the people lived on the less than 5 percent of Egyptian land that was arable and located along the Nile” (15). After this long journey, I couldn’t help myself and decided to take a quick dip in the cool waters that the Nile provided.…

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