Essays about: "family business"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 205 essays containing the words family business.

  1. 1. Gendered Storytelling : A normative evaluation of gender differences in terms of decoding a message or theme in storytelling

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Emma Peterson; Ronja Wallenberg; Johanna Källström; [2017]
    Keywords : gender differences; gender stereotypes; gendered marketing; storytelling; marketing stories; content marketing;

    Abstract : Background: The portrayal of men and women in various contexts and genderedrelated research is a field of interest that has been extensively dealt with for more than three decades. Still, an acknowledgement of the “truth” is far from being attained. READ MORE

  2. 2. Factors that affect conflict in a cultural diversified workforce: The case of the shipping company Seascope

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för ekonomi

    Author : Ioannis Siarapis; [2017]
    Keywords : intercultural communication; yacht; conflict; cultural diversity management; shipping industry.;

    Abstract : Title: Factors that affect conflict in a cultural diversified workforce in the shipping industry: The case of the shipping company Seascope Level: Master thesis in Business Administration Author: Ioannis Siarapis Supervisor: Maria Fregidou-Malama Examiner: Akmal Hyder Purpose: The purpose of the study is to investigate factors that affect conflict in a workforce characterized by cultural diversification in the shipping industry. Methodology: A qualitative approach was used. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Recruitment Process within the Family Business Context : A Multiple Case Study

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Maya Larissa Paul; Rico Kleiner; [2017]
    Keywords : Family Business; Recruitment and Selection; P-O-Fit; Firm Culture; Family Values; Recruitment Process;

    Abstract : The presented master thesis is an exploratory, multiple case study that analyzes the recruitment practices and their respective processes in five family firms located in the Southern part of Germany. A strong HR function inside a company is necessary to stay competitive in the market and survive in the long-run. READ MORE

  4. 4. HPWP's Role on Product Innovation in Family Firms : A Study of Swedish Family Firms

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

    Author : Sander van Leuven; Oscar Eriksson; [2017]
    Keywords : HPWP; product innovation; family firms; familiness; interplay;

    Abstract : Innovation is of central concern for all businesses. The concern for innovation is particularly sensitive for family firms as they often face the challenge of being less entrepreneurial and innovative than nonfamily firms du e to their, sometimes contradictory goals, between economic efficiency and family interest. READ MORE

  5. 5. Lean i ett medelstort livsmedelsföretag för produktionseffektivisering : hur kan Lean implementeras i ett medelstort livsmedelsföretag med syftet att skapa långsiktiga effektivitetsvinster?

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Linus Christensson; [2017]
    Keywords : lean lantbruk; ledarskap; produktionseffektivisering; lean production; effektivitetsvinster;

    Abstract : Lean Produktion är resultatet av den arbetsfilosofi som familjen Toyoda under 1800-talet tillämpade inom sina vävstolsfabriker och som sedan vidareutvecklades inom industrin och tjänstesektorn. Under 1940-talet grundades bilmärket Toyota, filosofin togs med in i bilindustrin och blev senare hyllat av hela världen. READ MORE