Essays about: "•Strategic Management"

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  1. 1. IT Strategic considerations regarding refugees and asylum seekers : A study of digital practices among asylum seekers in Umeå, Sweden

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för informatik

    Author : Hailemelekot Negussie Zewdie; [2017]
    Keywords : Asylum seekers; digital inequality; digital divide; internet use; digital inclusion; social inclusion;

    Abstract : The refugee crisis is currently a major world event. However, not much is known about the technology adoption and digital skills of those fleeing these conflicts and seeking asylum in foreign countries. To study this, a qualitative study was conducted in Umeå, Sweden. Data was collected through interviews, written responses and observations. READ MORE

  2. 2. Project Manager Competencies in managing International Development Projects : The Project Managers' Perspective

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Brent Michael Adams; Thi Bich Van Tran; [2017]
    Keywords : International Development projects; project manager competencies; project success; critical success factors; International Development project challenges; development management;

    Abstract : This research studies the competencies of International Development (ID) project managers from their perspectives, taking into consideration the contextual factors and the challenges that they face when managing ID projects.The study adopts a constructionist ontological viewpoint and an interpretivist epistemological philosophical assumption. READ MORE

  3. 3. Creating Knowledge Management System for project-based organizations

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Oleksii Pominovskyi; Ekaterina Shalamova; [2017]
    Keywords : Knowledge management; Lessons Learned; Project-based organizations; Knowledge management system.;

    Abstract : The current study is driven by the growing importance of learning capabilities within organizations. Nowadays an ability to constantly develop and improve based on mistakes and broadly apply successful experience is becoming a strategic competitive advantage in highly competitive business environment. READ MORE

  4. 4. CSR Integration in SMEs : An Exploratory Study of Corporate Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility in SMEs in the Nordic Countries

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Vasilia Gainulina; Anton Setiawan; [2017]
    Keywords : Corporate Social Responsibility; Corporate Sustainability; CSR Integration; Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises; CSR in SMEs; Mixed Methods; CSR Stage Model;

    Abstract : The importance of addressing the topic of sustainable development has been widely acknowledged, and the researchers call for future studies that would develop new perspectives on integrating sustainability in the business context. Currently, most of such studies focus on large companies, whereas it has been shown that the impact of SMEs on the economy, the society and the environment is also significant. READ MORE

  5. 5. Retail Management: factors influencing profit maximization and customer satisfaction. : A case study of airport operations and concession management.

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Jamila Alieva; [2017]
    Keywords : retail management; operations management; airport retail management;

    Abstract : Airport performance is highly depended on effective retail management and management of airport concession. This thesis is tend to find the answer for two research questions developed, with a purpose to offer optimization of the dependency in a most convenient way: What are the factors influencing successful retail operations in airports?andHow to increase profit maximization and customers satisfaction through effective concession management? The purpose of these research questions is to discover what is retail management in airport business sector. READ MORE