Current and future transitions 1. Introducing transitions Have you, your family or friends had any major changes in your work or personal life in the past year? Or do you plan and manage changes for your staff and organisation? If so you are likely to be well aware of the hazards and opportunities of coping with change and the process psychologists call transition, although you may not know it by this name.
How to Write a Summary of an Article? Why is Dai Williams working to build a Japanese Restaurant? In this essay I am going to examine the reasons why Dai Williams has been working to build a Japanese restaurant. I am going to discuss in detail the decline of the coal industry, the location of the Sony factory and what services the Japanese brought with them for their benefits.
Before Dai Williams started work on the Japanese Restaurant, he was a miner in the local coal mines.
Location of the coal mines The decline of the coal industry was mainly due to the increase in Petroleum and Natural Gas, but another cause was the World War 2. During — the coal industry went down as men were sent to go and fight.
In the demand for the coal industry never picked up again; and soon the requirements went extremely down. WW2 Begins WW2 ends Coal was also cheaper to import from abroad, so during the mid s there was competition between Welsh mines and foreign importers.
This meant that it was harder for the welsh mines to sell their coal. Soon after oil-fired stations were opened to supply power instead of coal mines. Most of the population was very skilled in mining and due to the decrease there was a mass of unemployment. The Bridgend Sony Factory was opened in and created hundreds of jobs; people were brought from Japan and people were employed from South Wales, this was good as there was a mass group of employment in Wales at that time of the decline in coal industry.
The Sony factory was located in Bridgend; this was a good location as the M4 had just been built which connected South Wales to the Capital of England, London and many other big cities. This made it easier for Sony to sell their products as they could travel to all the big cities and people would also come to South Wales and buy there products.
It was also near a port which made it easier and cheaper for Sony to import and export goods abroad.
There was also a big demand for colour TVs in the UK and abroad which gave Sony huge advantages and profits. Sony then brought another site in Pencoed; this again created more jobs and again was to be found in a perfect location which was next to the M4 motorway and near a port. Many Japanese families settled into the area of Bridgend.
People like Megan Jones benefited from the Sony factory. Megan Jones was employed to start working as a remote control assembler at the remote control factory; this benefited her as she was introduced to a new culture and even liked the Japanese food. To accommodate the needs of the Japanese, they brought along the services they enjoy in Japan, such as food and sport.
A golf course was opened for the owner of Sony, which is Mr Ishiguru. This is a very common sport in Japan and when was brought to the UK, local people also started to engage themselves in this sport.
Mrs Ishiguru also opened up a food co-operative which distributes Japanese food to the local community.
This again attracts the local people to the Japanese culture. In conclusion to all this I think that Dai Williams is looking to build a Japanese culture because of the vast amount of Japanese families who have come over to Wales.Williams’s essay holds to the basic materialist position that ‘economic factors are finally decisive’.
But it argues that narrow fixation with an author’s biographical class position – standard methodology in much CP literary analysis – was inadequate and often irrelevant to the analysis of literature.
Dai . Dr. Daniel Hale Williams was born on January 18, , in Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania.
He was one of seven children. Growing up, at the age of 17, Williams worked part-time in a barbershop while he was living with one of his sisters.
To Elsie by William Carlos Williams Essay. people" do you think of a people who are despoiled, alienated, or lost? William Carlos Williams characterizes the American people in this way in his poem To Elsie, which provides commentary on .
Life events and career change: transition psychology in practice. Dai Williams, Chartered Occupational Psychologist Eos Career Services, 32 Send Road, Send, Woking, Surrey GU23 7ET, UK. Your comments on these issues are welcome - email Dai Williams at [email protected] Note: The Williams Writing Supplement is entirely optional.
Please respond to one of the prompts below in a short essay of words or fewer. By Rebecca Hubert Williams September 15, On Nov. 8, , my son Dylan — two months into his junior year at Tufts University — was struck by a car in a crosswalk.