Essays about: "practices"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1747 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. An examination of the link between management accounting and sustainable development in the Swedish popular press

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Berglund; Simon Strand; [2015-07-02]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Background and problem: To what extent companies integrate sustainability work into their management control systems is relatively unknown. Several case studies have indicated that companies tend to portray themselves as being sustainable, but in practice only been that to a limited extent. READ MORE

  3. 3. INTERNET AND AUTISM: The reflection of communication experiences in narrative practices

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Ekaterina Boytsova; [2015-06-25]
    Keywords : Blog; Blogging; Autism; ASD; Social impairments; Internet; E-Learning; ICT; Pedagogy 2.0;

    Abstract : Background: Perspectives of Internet use among students with ASD are not a clearly investigated field although positive results in mainstream schools are already received. Multiple pieces of research have shown that computer technology facilitates a broader range of educational activities to meet a variety of needs for students with mild learning disorders, and adaptive technology can enable students with severe disabilities to become active learners in the classroom alongside their peers who do not have disabilities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Involved fatherhood – an analysis of gendered and classed fathering practices in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Malin Wiberg; [2015-06-24]
    Keywords : Fatherhood; practices; involvement; class; gender;

    Abstract : Sweden is one of the countries where an ideal of a more “involved fatherhood” dominates both on the political level and on the level of individual attitudes, but where despite this, fathers largely continue to assume a secondary role as parents in relation to mothers. The aim of this study was to explore and analyze how fathers construct their fatherhood and enact their fathering in this area of tension between the involved fatherhood ideal and its practice, and to do this in a way that better reflected the diversity of fathering experiences in contemporary Sweden than has been done in previous studies so far. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sustainable Intelligence –A managerial approach to support sustainability through business intelligence

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Simon Högnelid; Oliver Widal; [2015-06-04]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Problem background: Despite a growing demand of transparency companies are struggling with moving the focus from financial to sustainable performance. To be successful in the long run organizations need to fulfill the sustainability of economic, ecologic and social dimensions all together. READ MORE