Essays about: "practices"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1523 essays containing the word practices.

  1. 1. Empirical investigation on adoption and adaptation of agile practices

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/COM

    Author : Venkata Manyam; Narendra Kurapati; [3062012]
    Keywords : datavetenskap; computer science - software engineering; agile practices; agile software development; agile practices adoption; agile practices adaption; survey; framework;

    Abstract : Context: Agile practices have created its own mark on recent software development strategies. The significance of agile core values and principles attracted several organizations towards agile software development. Agile methods incorporate core values & principles, whereas agile practices define how agile methods are implemented in practice. READ MORE

  2. 2. Communicating the Meanings of Objects in Community Museums in Anglophone Cameroon - Case Study: Mankon Community Museum

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Eric Njinuwo; [2015-01-19]
    Keywords : Community; Community Museum; Hermeneutics and Interpretation; Communication; Exhibition; New Museology;

    Abstract : Cameroon is one of the countries in the Central African Sub- region that has a very rich and diverse culture. But paradoxically, the museum sector in the country has not been properly developed by the government to promote, conserve and sustain these cultural practices. READ MORE

  3. 3. Doing solving spelling problems in a Swedish EFL classroom : A conversation analytic study

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Klara Skogmyr Marian; [2015]
    Keywords : Foreign language learning; focus on form; problem solving; spelling solving; collaborative work; classroom practices; ethnomethodology; conversation analysis; multimodality;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates how high school students collaboratively solve naturally occurring spelling problems in an English as a foreign language (EFL) classroom in Stockholm, Sweden. The study is motivated by the scarcity of research on spelling solving, both in terms of the observable spelling practices adopted by the students and in terms of the collaborative management of spelling issues in the second/foreign language classroom. READ MORE

  4. 4. The role and use of management control systems in integrating multinational organizations in a family business setting: Exploratory case study on the role of technocratic & socio-ideological controls

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Adrian von Lewinski; Peter Hirner; [2015]
    Keywords : Management control systems; Tensions in integrating multinational organizations; Family business; Technocratic controls; Socio-ideological controls;

    Abstract : This paper answers recent calls for more research on the role and use of management control systems (MCS) in integrating multinational organizations (MNO). In contrast to the case of publicly owned firms, this topic has not yet been investigated in a family business (FB) setting. READ MORE

  5. 5. "Then I thought, let's just embrace it": An explorative case study of change recipients' reactions towards management accounting change

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

    Author : Julian Bafera; Andree Hirsch; [2015]
    Keywords : Change recipients; management accounting change; organizational change; successful implementation; process-view;

    Abstract : Management accounting change - in other words, the implementation of new accounting practices - is increasingly on the agenda of top management. For successful implementation of these practices, scholarly research indicates the importance of investigating the reactions of change recipients - that is, those who have to change their daily work routines while implementing the change. READ MORE