Natural and Technological Disasters and their Impact on Individuals, Communities and the Nation

Introduction This paper is a discussion on natural and man-made disasters. The paper focuses on the effects of disasters on the people, the community and the nation as a whole. A large scale disaster refers to one when public health emergency has been announced at all levels of government; including the county, state and the…

Death and Dying in Haitian Culture

People of Haiti are mostly known for their voodoo beliefs. Actually, voodoo has a great impact on their attitude towards dying and death, funeral and rituals related to it. Death rituals are unusual and peculiar, and different from those among other Caribbean nations. Specific local beliefs, such as voodoo are very influential for Haitians who…

The Cultural Challenges of Doing Business

The main purpose of the paper is to study and analyze the cultural challenges of doing business overseas. There are a number of important factors, which impact starting a business in different regions of the world. Special attention is always paid to a series of specific features within a concrete region, as it is the…