Essays about: "Values"

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  1. 1. Empirical investigation on adoption and adaptation of agile practices

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/COM

    Author : Venkata Manyam; Narendra Kurapati; [3062012]
    Keywords : datavetenskap; computer science - software engineering; agile practices; agile software development; agile practices adoption; agile practices adaption; survey; framework;

    Abstract : Context: Agile practices have created its own mark on recent software development strategies. The significance of agile core values and principles attracted several organizations towards agile software development. Agile methods incorporate core values & principles, whereas agile practices define how agile methods are implemented in practice. READ MORE

  2. 2. Slow Fashion and how it is beeing communicated-the role of storytelling in engaging consumers in slow fashion

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Textilhögskolan (THS)

    Author : JENNY ERIKSSON; NATALIE KARLSSON; [2014-11-04]
    Keywords : Ideology; Slow Fashion; Communication; Storytelling; Engagement; Meaning; Conscious Fashion Consumption;

    Abstract : Background: The fashion industry today is one of constant and unceasing change. It is a segment of materialism, characterised by fast-paced and outsourced production, cost pressed profit structures, and never ending designs and trends. READ MORE

  3. 3. Adoption of management innovations: motivation, timing and extent of implementation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Philip Engsfelt; Erik Nordgren; [2014-10-21]
    Keywords : Adoption motivation; adoption timing; implementation; ISO 9001; ISO 14001; economic gains; economic losses; social gains; social losses; forced selection; characteristics of innovations;

    Abstract : PurposeThefirstpurposeofthisstudyistofurtherempiricallytestthevalidityofKennedyandFiss’(2009)frameworkabouttheconnectionsbetweenadoptionmotivationandtimingaswellasbetweenadoptionmotivationandtheextentofpracticeimplementationwhenadoptingamanagementinnovation.Inaddition,thestudyalsoaimsatdevelopingtheframeworkbyextendingitssetofmotivationsbyaddingforcedselection. READ MORE

  4. 4. The influence of authenticity and transparency- How authenticity and transparency become integral values of newly established fashion companies business models.

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Textilhögskolan (THS)

    Author : TARA SAMVAT; [2014-10-17]
    Keywords : socio-cultural forces; authenticity; transparency; business models; newly established fashion companies and sustainability;

    Abstract : Abstract Purpose: The purpose of this study is to investigate how the socio-cultural forces, authenticity and transparency, have become integral parts of newly established fashion companies’ business model in Sweden. Previous researches have focused on how to redesign conventional fashion companies´ business models. READ MORE

  5. 5. A group's acquisition of a family business -Change in the Management Control Systems at an operative level

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sofia Lundgren; Nathalie Andrén; [2014-09-24]
    Keywords : Management control systems; Ownership structure; Acquisition; Growth.;

    Abstract : Background and problem: Changes in the ownership structure and growth are two examples ofvariables that can change the management control systems. There are literatures that carefully describehow the controlling elements change when growing internally. READ MORE