Essays about: "change within an organization"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 163 essays containing the words change within an organization.

  1. 1. Implementing a Stage-Gate Process for R&D and Innovation Projects - Challenges and Enablers

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Innovationsteknik

    Author : Emilie Johannesson; [2016]
    Keywords : Stage-Gate processes; Innovation management; R D and Innovation projects; Mature organizations; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Few studies have been made on challenges and enablers with implementing Stage-Gate processes in mature organizations. The aim with this thesis, is therefore to fill the gaps in knowledge within implementation of Stage-Gate processes and additionally describe the general challenges and enablers with Stage-Gate processes for R&D and innovation projects. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Piquant Element in a Male-Dominated World : A study of women and career in the ICT Industry

    University essay from KTH/Organisation och ledning; KTH/Organisation och ledning

    Author : ERICA BLOMSTRAND; EBBA SANG; [2016]
    Keywords : gender equality; women; career; network; management; the ICT industry;

    Abstract : During recent years, countries and societies around the world have acknowledged questions regarding gender equality and diversity, and these issues are nowadays put on the agenda for both governments and business executives. Knowledge about gender equality and its positive effects has spread down to organizations and individuals, and existing research about gender equality is often built upon or put in relation to the phenomena of organizational culture. READ MORE

  3. 3. Business analytics in traditional industries – tackling the new age of data and analytics.

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för bibliotek, information, pedagogik och IT; Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för bibliotek, information, pedagogik och IT

    Author : Anton Fors; Emelie Ohlson; [2016]
    Keywords : Business analytics; big data; decision-making; business intelligence; data;

    Abstract : Decision-making is no longer based on human preferences and expertise alone. The era of big data brings up new challenges with business analytics for organizations that want a competitive advantage. Previous research shows that a lot of studies have been made on why this era is now crucial to organizations but not how they can adapt it. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Strategic Framework for Improving Inventory Management Decisions at IKEA

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Ida Ellesson; Viktor Hultin; [2016]
    Keywords : inventory planning; inventory management; supply chain management; organization; inventory strategy; consumer goods; seasonal demand; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : BackgroundIKEA has realized the potential benefits of improving inventory managementon a strategic level. For IKEA as a market leader in the home furnishingbusiness, an efficient supply chain and proper management of inventory isof crucial importance in order to support their business idea of offering lowpricedproducts to the many people. READ MORE

  5. 5. Downsizing Survivors and their Post-Era Behavior

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Petra Karjalainen; Jonna Tyynelä; [2016]
    Keywords : Change Management; Psychological Contract; Downsizing Survivors;

    Abstract : The interest towards managing structural change successfully through downsizing activities has increased as a result of globalization and the recent economic, technological and demographic changes occurring across Europe. As a result of downsizing activities companies often break a Psychological Contract that an employee has established with the organization when starting the employment contract. READ MORE