Many inventions were created to increase the production speed for items that pushed the economy. Although these machines caused manual labor needs to decrease significantly, these new-found machines “required close management” in order to repay their heavy costs (Aldiss). An example of new technology that needed to be monitored is the Jacquard loom. This revolutionary device had mechanical codes that governed the weaving process, “allowing even the most unskilled
2.4 GLOBALIZATION EFFECTING ORGANIZATIONS Organizations have to respond to globalization as well as to the rapid changes in technology. They must improve their performance and pay more attention to their customers. Companies no longer have the opportunity to only enter new markets as once globalization meant, the old rules don’t apply in today’s situation. With today’s facts organizations have to deal with a fast growing number of competitors and sources of lower cost labor and take responsibility for the risks that are associated with global supply chains. Businesses must adapt to the global market by creating and going after new opportunities.
Disadvantages in multicultural teams and strategies applied to overcome the problems Multi-cultural teams have become very prevalent in recent years. The number of people moving from one country to another has grown significantly thanks to the facility of cross border mobility . This attitude has also led to more people from different cultural and ethnic contexts in the same context because globalization and the advances in communication and technology have reduced trade barriers and increased interaction among people and for these things many multi-cultural teams are arise. Multicultural team means a team with members from more than one culture and this event is what is happening nowdays in different working places; this kind of teams are increasing because international business are developing, this change can benefit us in order to develop a huge knowledge of the different cultures that have a important role in the economic world. We can describe a multicultural teams as a team in wich members represent three or more ethnic background.
Analytical essay of “Cachau Bant: Mind Your Language”. The English language is one of the most dominating languages in the world. Almost everyone can say something in English, from music, Facebook and so on. People tend to take the English language for granted; that it is the language you speak with foreigners. But we tend to forget how it became such a dominant language.
Linguists have described Cameroon's linguistic landscape as one of the most complex not only in Africa but in the world at large. The country is home to over 250 mutually unintelligible indigenous languages (see Ethnologue, 2009), a dominant English-based pidgin and two received languages, English and French which function as official languages. Even though English and French and to an extent Pidgin English were not part of the linguistic landscape at the time of the contact between Awing and English, the numerous indigenous languages were there and posed a huge challenge to the workers on the plantation who came from different ethnic groups. Caught up in this tower of Babel, they needed some sort of a link language or better
The people are the first and most important element of what makes a country a country and without the people you cannot have a culture to be more specific. And, both countries’ policy lack the inclusion of the people in its development. The policies felt more highly politically opinionated. The policy had either what they wanted to fulfill or assumed what the people needed as a government, compared to doing research amongst the people in identifying what were the needs of the country to achieve its required cultural standard and having a balance in the development of a national cultural policy. And let’s be clear that there is no perfect cultural policy and all policy will have their issues and some may be similar to others, and may not be able to fulfill everyone’s needs based on the countries’ accessibility to resources and funding or maybe the nature of the country’s culture.
Verdier (2013) said that more workers and labors are needed in globalization. Since people are starting to be more aware of what other countries and their own country can offer, they need to keep up with the pace. Poorer countries promote their country by pursuing commercial networks and media to the rest of the world, in order to grow and match with the richer countries. They market their country and what they can offer that other countries does not have. This will surely attract people’s attention and curiosity that can allow them to start new businesses.
Communication is an essential element of any culture of the world. Without having an effective communication, it is impossible to share the ideas and information towards the targeted audience. For effective communication, language plays an important role. French language is one of the most important languages around the world. French is not only speaking in France but it is an official language around 29 countries of the world.
The Advantages and disadvantages of MT. Machine Translation can offer both advantages as well as disadvantages for any translation agency, professional and individual, yet it is important to have a fair idea of both to be able to derive the maximum value from translation software. 1. MT can boost business. While Global enterprises are experiencing tremendous pressure from stakeholders to introduce new faster and more effective products on an international scale, they must always look to improve cost and time deficiencies while maintaining the highest levels of customer satisfaction, therefore; MT solutions combined with existing localization processes can come provide positive advantages in that
Introduction: Communication is an essential part of the person 's or community 's identity. Language acquisition is a fascinating process which is created within the human being 's mind and it has many secrets yet to be discovered. All language developed through the centuries because of many reasons some are political other are social or economical to meet the need of people in different times through the centuries, so does the English language which started as a dialect in England, then become one of the most used language even between people who do not share the same mother language (lingua-franca). Many sociolinguists believe it is coincident that makes English an international language, however others believe that political, economical and social power of the people in those countries made it what it is today. The English alphabetical system has characteristics that help to acquire language more easily, but it also has its downsides because of many irregularities that cause some difficulties for the children to acquire language more easily.