Essays about: "social networking thesis"

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  1. 1. Walking the Tightrope - An exploratory study of how Stockholm-based social enterprises manage the dilemma of embeddedness and disembeddedness

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

    Author : Anna Lena Hügel; Erika Ni; [2018]
    Keywords : social entrepreneurship; embeddedness; dilemma of embeddedness and disembeddedness; social networks;

    Abstract : Social entrepreneurship is a rising field of research and, in practice, a concept that bridges the public and private sector to offer solutions to social crises. With this thesis, we aim to contribute to the emerging body of literature by applying the concept of embeddedness to social entrepreneurship and investigating the dilemma of embeddedness and disembeddedness. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Diversity Perspective on Knowledge Transfer at Nordic Trading Floors : Does wearing suits and playing golf help the employees to learn?

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/FöretagsekonomiLinköpings universitet/Filosofiska fakulteten; Linköpings universitet/FöretagsekonomiLinköpings universitet/Filosofiska fakulteten

    Author : Pernilla Levén; Henrik Mohn; [2017]
    Keywords : Knowledge transfer; diversity; social ties; banks; trading floors; knowledge; explicit knowledge; tacit knowledge;

    Abstract : Background: This thesis is about knowledge transfer and diversity at Nordic trading floors. The research is focusing on knowledge transfer and how it is influenced by diversity and the ties between homogenous people. READ MORE

  3. 3. The interplay of regional dynamics, firm characteristics, and knowledge bases in establishing global innovation networks – A case study of the video game cluster in the Skåne region of Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : James McKeever; [2017]
    Keywords : Economic geography; global innovation networks; regional innovation systems; industrial knowledge base; social network analysis; Sweden; innovation; and spatial dynamics; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper investigates the spatial distribution of different knowledge sourcing mechanisms by a network of video game developers in the Skåne region of Sweden. The video game industry has evolved considerably since its inception; transforming from a localized niche industry to one of the fastest growing media industries in the world. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Currency of Contacts: The Importance of Social Capital and Entrepreneurial Networking for Chilean Innovative Entrepreneurship

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

    Author : Louise Bengtsson; Linda Lehto; [2017]
    Keywords : Social capital; Entrepreneurial networking; Innovative entrepreneurship; Entrepreneurial organizations; Chile;

    Abstract : The Chilean entrepreneurial scene has been growing considerably over the last few years, much as a result of governmental incentives aiming to encourage entrepreneurship. The Chilean culture is characterized by collectivistic influences in which entrepreneurs' reliance on family and friends is high for starting up their ventures. READ MORE

  5. 5. Meeting in the Middle: Using Stakeholder Theory to Create Shared Value as a Way of Increasing CSR Implementation amongst SMEs – An Icelandic Perspective

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Selja Snorradottir; Alexandra Sveinsdottir; [2017]
    Keywords : Stakeholder theory; CSR; Creating shared value; SME; CSR implementation; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to explore SMEs’ relations to stakeholders when implementing corporate social responsibility. Furthermore, it examines what role the size of the SMEs play in implementing CSR and in managing stakeholders. READ MORE