Essays about: "Long-term perspective"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 328 essays containing the words Long-term perspective.

  1. 1. Paradoxical Governance: A study of how CIOs combine innovation and efficiency through IT governance

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Jesper Mattsson; Jacob Torell; [2016-12-09]
    Keywords : Organizational Ambidexterity; Innovation; Efficiency; Paradoxes; Chief Information Officer; CIO; IT Governance;

    Abstract : With an increasing use of IT in organizations, it has become more importantfor CIOs to govern the IT department to support the firm with efficiency andinnovation. Drawing from Organizational Ambidexterity (OA) and ITgovernance, this study explore how CIOs blend and balance innovation andefficiency through IT governance. READ MORE

  2. 2. Children’s villages as a functional equivalent to the ordinary family? A quantitative study among university students raised in children’s villages in Sub-Saharan Africa.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Hanna Ohlsson; Jenny Hagby; [2016-04-15]
    Keywords : Children’s village; Mental health; Social wellbeing; Long term perspective; Orphans and Sub-Saharan Africa.;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to investigate whether children's villages for orphansand children in vulnerable situations can be regarded as functional equivalent toordinary families from the community, when it comes to promoting mental healthand social wellbeing of children. Thus investigate whether children’s villages havefunctions and provide functions like those of an ordinary family. READ MORE

  3. 3. Improvement of Store Operations in the fast fashion industry : A case study of how a leading fashion retailer can adapt to transformations coming from growing efficiency requirements and rapidly changing technology

    University essay from KTH/Industriell Management; KTH/Industriell Management

    Keywords : fast fashion; store operations; store efficiency; stockroom process; RFID adoption; outsourcing; fashion retail supply chain; RFID implementation; outsourcing implementation;

    Abstract : In the last few decades, new vertically integrated players have appeared in the fashion industry providing their customers with lower prices and an increased number of seasons per year. In this context, the need for high efficiency levels among the fast fashion retailers appears as a necessity to survive. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Calculation Model for Packaging Demand - Calculating the basis for investment for inbound packaging with the variable packaging per car at Volvo Cars

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för teknikens ekonomi och organisation

    Author : Evelina Andersson Ericsdotter; Emma Rosenkvist; [2016]
    Keywords : logistics; Volvo Cars; packaging; packaging per car; loop time; inbound packaging; returnable packaging.;

    Abstract : Report no. E2016:009, Volvo Cars handles and plans its own returnable packaging material and the purpose is to serve the suppliers, plants and terminals with packaging material like pallets, boxes and frames. Returnable packaging is made out of durable materials so it can be used several times. READ MORE

  5. 5. Long-term and Short-term Forecasting Techniques for Regional Airport Planning

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Robin Wargentin; [2016]
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    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to forecast passenger demand in long term and short term perspectives at the Airport of Bologna, a regional airport in Italy with a high mix of low cost traffic and conventional airline traffic. In the long term perspective, time series are applied to forecast a significant growth of passenger volumes in the airport in the period 2016-2026. READ MORE