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DES

Abbreviation for "Delivered Ex Ship."

Delivered Ex Ship

In international commerce, an agreement between a buyer and a seller in which the seller must bear all costs and risks of transporting a good until it has arrived at a port and has been made available for the buyer or his/her agent to retrieve it. That is, the seller has total responsibility while the good is being shipped overseas. The seller must pay the shipping company and purchase insurance for the good. See also: Incoterm.
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Autonomy, on the other hand--the fifth dimension--, refers to behaviors that do not depend on the entrepreneur, reflecting on employees a behavior that is guided by autonomous practices (LUMPKIN, DESS, 1996).
May said the setting up of the secondary college at Academic City in 2006 was a landmark for DESS as it could take in students passing out of the primary school.
Headmaster Andy Yeoman stated that at DESS, "we are committed to being a beacon of excellence in education and we can only continue to do this by constantly looking at ways to improve the facilities we offer to children and their parents.
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Qualifications and skills: environmentalist, who holds an advanced degree (BAC +5) and ideally DESS
Marchal holds a doctoral degree (DES) in law from Paris "Faculte de Droit" and a DESS in business administration from the University of Paris Dauphine.