Essays about: "importance of material management"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 118 essays containing the words importance of material management.

  1. 6. Controlling the Uncontrollable

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Amalie Helth Christiansen; Beatrice Bender; [2017]
    Keywords : Value Co-Creation; Governance; Co-Control; Space and Place; Online Brand Communities; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this thesis is to tackle the paradox of governing free labour by exploring and drawing further understanding to the co-creation process in online brand communities. Originality: This study is the first to investigate co-creation from the theoretical perspective of the production of space and the first to introduce the concept of co-control in regards to the management of co-creation. READ MORE

  2. 7. Applying a lens of practice theory to understand the role of sustainability-labels in sustainable fashion shopping

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för service management och tjänstevetenskap

    Author : My Lindersson; [2017]
    Keywords : sustainability-labels; sustainable fashion shopping; sustainable shopping practices; sustainability marketing; service management; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : With this thesis, the aim is to understand how consumers relate to sustainability-labels on fashion products, in terms of perceived meaning and competence for using the information conveyed, and to understand how sustainability-labels may be used to influence product choices that are part of sustainable fashion shopping practices. Apart from a literature review on findings from prior research within the field of sustainability marketing, the thesis uses a practice theory approach. READ MORE

  3. 8. Risk Management in Sustainable Projects in the Construction Industry : Cases of Swedish Companies

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Anete Apine; Francisco José Escobar Valdés; [2017]
    Keywords : sustainable construction; risk management; construction companies; project life cycle; green buildings; high performance buildings.;

    Abstract : Sustainable construction projects are expanding in the market and green codes andstandards are advancing giving the ground for development of technology and materialsapplied. With every new material and technology utilised in the field, also risks aregrowing. READ MORE

  4. 9. Knowledge Sharing within the New Strategic Human Resource Department. Knowledge sharing in the case of Volvo Group

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Emma Lundstedt; Christine Nilsson; [2016-10-14]
    Keywords : Knowledge sharing; Human Resources; Multinational Corporation; Facilitators; Barriers;

    Abstract : MSc in International Business and Trade.... READ MORE

  5. 10. Utomhusvistelse och trädgårdsaktiviteter för äldre på äldreboende : en studie på tre äldreboende i Malmö

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Julia Johansson; [2016]
    Keywords : utemiljö; natur; hälsa; äldre; äldreboende; odling; trädgårdsterapi; trädgårdsaktiviteter;

    Abstract : Syftet med studien är att undersöka vilka möjligheter till trädgårdsaktivitet som ges på tre äldreboende i Malmö samt att undersöka om personalen upplever att utomhusvistelse och trädgårdsaktiviteter kan vara ett positivt inslag i de äldres vardag. För att besvara detta genomfördes intervjuer på tre olika äldreboende i Malmö där frågor om äldre, trädgård och aktiviteter ställdes. READ MORE