Essays about: "The role of management"

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  1. 1. Inconspicuously foreign: Everyday identity work within the Faroese diaspora in Copenhagen

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Brandur Nolsøe; [2018]
    Keywords : Presentation of self; symbolic interactionism; situational ethnicity; impression management; ethnic identity; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to explore the identity work of members of the Faroese diaspora in Copenhagen from a sociological perspective. Building on a symbolic interactionist view of social interaction, I explore the strategies of presentation of self in a diasporic environment, in which members adapt their role performances according to ongoing changes to rules of interaction. READ MORE

  2. 2. Changing to Self-Organization: An exploratory study into the change process of organizations towards self-organization

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Jonas Holzfaeller; [2018]
    Keywords : self-organizing organization; self-managing organization; change theory; change management; teal-organization;

    Abstract : Self-organization has become an interesting organizational paradigm for many of today's practitioners. While the workings of self-organizing organizations have been described in many case studies and synthesized in popular management literature, all those who consider transforming their organization towards this new organizational paradigm are left without any theory or insights into how such a change can be conducted. READ MORE

  3. 3. Selecting and Prioritizing Projects : A study on Intergovernmental and Non-profit Organizations

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

    Author : Laura Rojas; Marcela Figueroa; [2018]
    Keywords : Project selection; Project prioritization; Decision-making; Non-profit Organizations; Intergovernmental Organizations; Project Management Office; Project Success; Organizational Success.;

    Abstract : Nowadays, organizations are shifting towards project-based management strategies in order to implement more flexible structures that allow them to respond and compete in complex business environments. In this way, project management has been regarded as a valuable competence, providing the organization and its management teams the opportunity to adapt the knowledge, skills and tools necessary to meet project requirements as well as organizational goals. READ MORE

  4. 4. Managing Portfolios of Developing Projects in a Complex Environment : How the UN Assign Priorities to Programmes at the Country Level.

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

    Author : Chiara Borneman; Mateus Possati Figueira; [2018]
    Keywords : Portfolio Management; International Development Projects; Portfolio Prioritization; Decision Making; Influence of Context; United Nations;

    Abstract : Purpose: This research intends to shed a light in the practice of project portfolio management in the non-traditional – although project oriented – aid sector. The research aim is to study the decision-making structures supporting the prioritization of projectsand/or programmes in multilateral organizations, which play a determinant role in the development aid sector. READ MORE

  5. 5. Chasing the Greater Good : A Qualitative study in how Sustainability is steered and implemented through Control Systems

    University essay from Karlstads universitet; Karlstads universitet

    Author : Andreas Jansson; Ebba Lind; [2018]
    Keywords : sustainability control systems; management control systems; performance measurements; reward systems; sustainable development; sustainability;

    Abstract : Today's society is a vulnerable society. Climate change and social injustices are genuine threats to how the lives of future generations are going to be, and humans are the cause of these problems. Sustainable development needs to be achieved if we want future generations to have a good and dignified existence. READ MORE