Essays about: "practices"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1489 essays containing the word practices.

  1. 1. How do supply companies perceive customer company’s Ethical Trading practice?: A study on the case of IKEA's code of conduct in Vietnam

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Jungmin Han; [2016-01-08]
    Keywords : CSR; Ethical trading; IKEA; IWAY code of conduct; sensemaking; normative and strategic CSR;

    Abstract : This study explores ethical trading practices in Vietnam. Ethical trading is considered tobe a major part of corporate social responsibility (CSR) and emerged partly as a response to antiglobalization and anti corporate sentiment especially for multinational companies. READ MORE

  2. 2. Plasma insulin concentrations in Icelandic Horses, individual variations and effects of management practices

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Juan Carlos Rey Torres; [2016]
    Keywords : insulin; pre-exercise; BCS; concentrate;

    Abstract : The aim of the present study was to describe pre-exercise basal plasma insulin variation levels in a group of Icelandic horses considered to be healthy on Iceland. A second aim was to investigate possible correlations between basal plasma insulin levels and individual factors like sex, age, body weight, body condition score (BCS), height and management practices such level of training, travel time before competition, forage and concentrate consumption. READ MORE

  3. 3. Talent recruitment and development in hockey: A multiple-case study involving four Swedish ice hockey clubs

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Elina Hämäläinen; [2016]
    Keywords : Talent management; Talent identification; Talent development; Talent management in sports;

    Abstract : Even though talent management has received more and more attention in the recent years, the research around it is still young and lacking especially in empirical research in different kinds of organizational environments. The aim of this study is to broaden the scope of talent management research by examining how talent is managed, acquired and developed in professional ice hockey organizations in Sweden. READ MORE

  4. 4. Choice of tree species in the aftermath of two major storms : a qualitative study of private forest owners in southern Sweden

    University essay from SLU/Southern Swedish Forest Research Centre

    Author : Isak Lodin; [2016]
    Keywords : reforestation; small-scale private forest owners; Gudrun; Götaland; Norway spruce; reforestation grants;

    Abstract : The forests in Götaland, the most southern part of Sweden, are dominated by Norway spruce (Picea abies (L.) H. Karst). This species is very important for the Swedish forest sector, but also associated with certain risks, such as wind-throw. READ MORE

  5. 5. Assessing the acceptability and applicability of best practice approach in hotels' recruitment and selection process

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Vasileios Filippopolitis; [2016]
    Keywords : Recruitment and selection; small to medium size hotels; best practice approach; informality;

    Abstract : Since best practice approach emerged and acquired legitimacy in the human resource field, prescriptive guidelines were introduced on how firms should conduct their recruitment and selection activities. The proponents of the model describe a structured process that could result in better recruitment, hiring and broader organizational outcomes. READ MORE