Also, he notes that technology changes how people interact socially, behave, think, and feel due to its addictive qualities. Dokoupil also mentions that technology can put a strain on relationships and can detach a person from reality. In Johnson’s article, he argues how the positive effects of technology outweigh the negative effects. He does this by stressing how technology increases productivity, efficiency, as well as a person’s social life. In his article, he
Toyota 's success after using TPS brought worldwide attention to lean manufacturing concepts. With the introduction of lean manufacturing into the production process, the management was able to gauge the advantages lean manufacturing brought into the day to day activities when it was implemented for single production line. The benefit of single production line with duplicate resources is that idle equipment could be undergoing a setup for the next product while another product is running. This configuration mitigates flow line downtime that would result from a high product mix because it can drive the need for many different machine setup time iterations. A single line configuration would simplify production line leadership’s responsibilities, staffing level needs would be better understood, preventive maintenance could be done while products are running and this configuration would promote a balanced or equal use approach to equipment utilization.
Now people can click a button and deliver food or items they want anywhere. Technology has made our lives easier and more convenient. However, it has made our lives too convenient. Easy as in affecting people’s lives in a negative way. Technology in general has helped a lot of individuals and companies.
Hence, people can get the easier ways to solve their daily problems and enjoy their life with the creative tools that invented by the designers. Design is very important in our daily life because it makes people have the opportunities to change their life become better and more fun. Firstly, the importance of art and design in daily life is benefit to business. How design can benefit to business? People can use the product design in their business because product design can help the company to increase their sales quantities and sell the product with a high efficiency and smoothly.
Because of the surveillance of consumers by retail anthropologist, they both impact each others. Indeed, the retail industry improve their business by learning consumers habit. And consumers feel happy with their rewards because of their shopping habit. Therefore, some people will refute the claim "The surveillance of consumers by retail anthropologist is manipulative and unethical".
All types of status differences seem to be minimised. Participative management and shared decision making seem to be the way of running the company. These are typically the reason to why the participative system was very successful. when people are involved in decision making and when new responsibilities are shared they’re internally motivated to work. When there is minimised difference in status there a new level of transparency and better relationships amongst the workers.
Title: Gamification in Recruitment Gamification is an innovative approach to engaging the right talent, and it works by encouraging these talents to engage in game-like behaviors and situations in non-game applications and scenarios. It will keep people (candidates) more engaged and make the whole recruitment process more fun, interesting, and creative. It is the application of game elements and digital game design techniques to non-game problems, such as various business and social impact challenges. So, it is companies taking tasks and making them to be more like a game. The selection process will be less stressful and it also can encourage a competitive attitude between applicants.
Machines are helping people to make their job easier and lesser mistakes too. Robots or machines are working accurately and we just need to program them with accurate information. It’s capable to work for the whole day unlike human. And all work gets done perfectly. Technologies are saving our time, for example, with computer or even smartphones, you can do any work in lesser time and also it help to increase quality and provide suggestions.
• Organizations offering individualism value challenge, freedom and personal time. Employees tend to seek attention for their accomplishment and contributions, therefore becoming more innovative and responsible. • Individualism has also drawbacks where employees become too self reliant and don’t work together leading to inefficiency in production. • One of the benefits to collectivism is its emphasis on cooperation and teamwork. As some businesses shift away from traditional, hierarchical structures with clearly defined and maintained roles and responsibilities for workers, workplaces have become more collaborative.
What I learnt from reading the literature I really enjoyed learning about consumer behavior as it managed to change the lens through which I viewed the world. It helped me realize that firms can enhance their marketing through having an insight into what customers are thinking. Being able to understand consumer behavior allows markets to successfully connect with customers. This is difficult to do but it is the quintessence of marketing. I realized that once businesses recognize a customer’s needs, it becomes easier to choose target customers.
Research and time were put into finding new inventions and ways to make life better. The activities of daily living became more advanced and were made easier by these new technologies and inventions. These technologies include; refrigerators, washing machines, and automobiles (Black Tuesday). Problems started occurring when more people started buying these products. They would take out loans , use bonds, or make payments to pay off the full price of the product.