3% of rehabilitated clients with severe disabilities were closed in competitive
employment as contrasted with 89.
Insights is retained by some of the world' s largest companies as well as smaller organizations that are looking for competitive
insights to drive their communications programs.
bidding structures that currently exist for oxygen equipment in the Veterans Administration (VA), equipment delivery times range from 24 hours to 72 hours from the time an order is initiated.
Gradually, the CI unit began to share some of its work with the sales and marketing units through ad-hoc briefings; the unit later provided access to an intranet site containing links to research sources as well as short profiles on key competitors, customers, and related competitive
Introduction To The Market Competitive
Intensity (MCI) Index
A brief overview of the topic has been offered recently by Choo and Auster (1993) while Porter's (1980) seminal text on competitive
strategy advocates the exploitation of a heterogeneous set of source materials (from Securities and Exchange Commission [SEC] filings to industry gossip).
Supported employment is defined by the Rehabilitation Act Amendments of 1986 as: competitive
work in integrated settings (a) for individuals with severe handicaps for whom competitive
employment has not traditionally occured, or (b) for individuals for whom competitive
employment has been interrupted or intermittent as a result of a severe disability and who, because of their handicap, need ongoing support services to perform such work.
Hancock 2001; Wang and Yang 2003; Lam et al 2004) which, while less polemical than Kohn's, nevertheless caution against competitive
approaches in various educational settings.
In general, aluminum facilities are in the best competitive
condition and have a more favorable financial position relative to the other metal segments, whereas gray iron facilities face the most difficult financial and competitive
This lack of competitive
elections has led to a polarized Congress, with conservative Republicans on one side and liberal Democrats on the other.
Observes Caterpillar CFO Lynn McPheeters, "We were dollar-based and they were yen-based, and when currencies got out of whack, it created a significant competitive
advantage for them.
These four areas--librarianship, records and archives management (RAM), knowledge management (KM), and competitive
intelligence (CI)--can be paired.