Essays about: "practices"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1613 essays containing the word practices.

  1. 1. Idea, Product, Launch and Beyond; Technology business incubators and graduate evaluations in Silicon Valley and literature

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Fredrik Örneblad; [2015-10-06]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This research is concerned with technology business incubators and more specifically on the rather undefined area of graduate evaluations. Many business incubators track their graduated companies and evaluate them as a late-stage process, often later used for proof of impact, performance measurements and collected for general stakeholder or marketing strategies. READ MORE

  2. 2. May the Force of Innovation Be With You - Management Innovation in a Swedish Context

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Freja Larsjörs; Lina Parling; [2015-10-01]
    Keywords : Innovation; Management Innovation; Change Management; Innovative Climate; Internal Change Agents;

    Abstract : Background and problemEver increasing rivalry intensity puts pressure on organizations to constantly find new ways todifferentiate and create sustainable competitive advantages. Innovation is a key instrument toincrease complexity and stay on the cutting edge. READ MORE

  3. 3. An ill-fitting dress

    University essay from IT-universitetet i Göteborg/Tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Pamela Chàvez Rodriguez; [2015-09-30]
    Keywords : Culture; globalization; storytelling; organizations; Chihuahua;

    Abstract : People are natural storytellers. From the stories shared around a fire, to the ones spread throughmass media, stories have been a way for organizing our experience and making sense of ourenvironment. Stories become increasingly important in a global community where cultures arenot easily defined, and the borders between nations become blurred. READ MORE

  4. 4. Whatever happens, I will never sell the mountains - A reparative analysis of the temporal, political, emotional and intellectual aspects of crafting

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Linnea Isberg; [2015-09-09]
    Keywords : crafting; chrononormativity; tacit knowledge; embodiment; time; reparative reading; writing; economization of time;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to investigate time and the values connected to different uses of time.What use is legitimate, and what is seen as a waste of time? I will argue that a general notion oftime as ‘bad’ or ‘useless’ will place objects, subjects and practices in the marginal, but alsoestablish what should be seen as important or not, which makes us value things into good andbad, effective and ineffective, worthwhile and useless. READ MORE

  5. 5. Making feminist arguments against borders and regulated migration

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Disa Helander; [2015-09-09]
    Keywords : feminist theory; undocumented migration; borders; regulated migration; citizenship;

    Abstract : This thesis is about theoretical critiques and practical resistance to regulated migration specifically and borders more generally. My aim is to explore how we can make strong arguments and strategies against borders and regulated migration and, morespecifically, to answer this by exploring what feminist theory can contribute to the theorisingand critique of borders and regulated migration. READ MORE