Essays about: "family business"

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  1. 1. The Effects of Availability and Trust on Stock Market Participation: A cross-sectional study based on China

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Wenbin Kong; Yuting Fan; [2017]
    Keywords : Stock Market Participation Puzzle; Availability; Trust and Salience Theory; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper investigates the effects of behavioral finances on stock market participation by employing data from China Family Panel Study (CFPS). Availability and trust are chosen as the target variables to explain the participation problems in the stock market. READ MORE

  2. 2. Family Business Adaptation to Disruptive Technology : Case Studies on Family Businesses in Handling the Challenges of Disruptive Technology and Maintaining Competitive Advantage within a Swedish Market

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Jessica Sandlin; [2017]
    Keywords : Family Business; Disruptive Technology; Competitive Advantage; Family Influence; Business Transformation; Innovation; Leadership; Strategic Management; Decision Making; Integration; Adaption;

    Abstract : Disruptive technologies continue to pose challenges for industries worldwide, and firms are constantly learning how to adapt in order to remain competitive. Family businesses are not immune to these “shocks” in their industry, and they too need to harness the potential advantages of novel technology just as much as corporations do. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. The influence of owner's chronic illness on family firm's adaptation : A study of small family businesses and entrepreneurial couples in Finland and Germany

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

    Author : Theresa Beddig; Niklas Mäkinen; [2017]
    Keywords : Family Business; Adaptation; Chronic Illness; Family Science; Coping;

    Abstract : Organisation’s adaptation to owner’s chronic illness is an important theme for all businesses, but it is especially valuable for small family businesses as well as entrepreneurial couples due to their strong interrelation between family and business. So far family business research has not looked into family businesses’ process of adapting to the disruption caused by the occurence of owner’s severe chronic illness. READ MORE