Essays about: "Volvo"

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  1. 1. The outsourcing process in an R&D context - A Case Study at GKN Aerospace and Volvo Cars

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Vladimir Adzic; Daniel Ridley; [2017-10-27]
    Keywords : IOCM; NPD; OBA; Opportunism; Outsourcing; R D; SD; Trust; Uncertainty;

    Abstract : Purpose: According to several researchers, outsourcing of R&D activities is on the rise. The outsourcing process in an R&D context differs from other traditional types of outsourcing since it often takes the shape of a project based nature and is therefore generally limited both in time and product quantity (test products, prototypes). READ MORE

  2. 2. SERVICE DEVELOPMENT IN A LARGE MANUFACTURING FIRM; A qualitative study of how the NBCS team at Volvo Cars can work with service development from a perspective of user-oriented approaches

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Sara Liljenström; Tilda Wikner; [2017-09-14]
    Keywords : Servitization; Service development; User-oriented approaches; Lean start-up; Design thinking; Lean service creation; Service development process;

    Abstract : MSc in Innovation and Industrial Management.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Innovate and Tell? Managing secrets in a complex world

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Agnes Johansson; William Ulrich Häreblad; [2017-09-13]
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    Abstract : MSc in Innovation and Industrial Management.... READ MORE

  4. 4. Managing external relations to impose an industry standard; Volvo and the self-driving cars: a case study

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Francesco Cordeschi; [2017-09-13]
    Keywords : industry standard; technological trajectories; driverless technology;

    Abstract : Double Degree in Innovation.... READ MORE

  5. 5. Hybridization in Cross-cultural Management - The Case of Volvo Cars in China

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Hilda Karlsson; Amanda Norstedt; [2017-08-30]
    Keywords : Hybridization; hybrid culture; culture; organizational culture; hierarchy; MNC; China; Sweden; cross-culture; cross-cultural management;

    Abstract : .... READ MORE