Essays about: "soft hard change"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 26 essays containing the words soft hard change.

  1. 1. Combining Hard and Soft Aspects in Project Performance Measurement - A Qualitative Research Undertaken in an Agile Software Development Project Scenario

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för bygg- och miljöteknik

    Author : BHARAT HARIHARAN; PARINYAPORN ARPASUTEERAT; [2017]
    Keywords : key performance indicators; agile performance measurement; communication; team dynamics; complex agile project;

    Abstract : Generally, in agile software development projects, project performance is measured using Key Performance Indicators that are focused exclusively on the project’s deliverables to the customer. The softer aspects concerning the smooth functioning of agile teams are usually understood in the traditional manner through meetings, group discussions and surveys and there is an air of informality around it like every other method. READ MORE

  2. 2. Important factors when implementing an improvement process and examining how subcontracting companies differ from other companies.

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Avdelningen för maskin- och materialteknik

    Author : Simon Broomé; [2017]
    Keywords : Improvement process; successful implementation; key factors; förbättringsprocess; lyckad implementering; nyckelfaktorer;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to examine which factors are the most important to successfully implementing an improvement process, and to examine if subcontracting companies differ from the rest of the companies in the study. Increasing the quality of products and at the same time lowering the costs is often necessary with the pressure from the external environment that many companies are facing today. READ MORE

  3. 3. Hard to value intangibles from a Swedish perspective

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Håkan Vahlsten; [2017]
    Keywords : BEPS Action 8-10; Transfer Pricing; Arm s length principle; Arm s length distance; Inkomstskattelagen; Korrigeringsregeln; Intangibles; Hard To Value Intangibles; HTVI; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to study the work of the OECD presented in the Final BEPS-Report under Action 8 concerning hard to value intangibles in a Swedish context. Further, the OECD Model Tax Convention and its Commentaries are discussed in terms of their validity as a source of law in a Swedish perspective, or if there is a requirement now or after the implementation of Action 8 for changes to the Inkomstskattelagen, and particular the Korrigeringsregeln. READ MORE

  4. 4. IS LEAN A WASTE OF TIME? – A case study of Kjell&Company and the implementation of lean into their central warehouse

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Adrian Forsberg; Amanda Karlsson; [2016-07-04]
    Keywords : lean; lean thinking; lean warehouse; lean tools; culture; change management; performance measurements; KPI; measuring lean; lean strategy;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  5. 5. Kapacitet för cykeltrafik : en studie om trängsel, framkomlighet och utmaningar i Malmös cykelnät

    University essay from SLU/Department of Work Science, Business Economics, and Environmental Psychology

    Author : Ebba Blomstrand; [2015]
    Keywords : cykling; kapacitet; trängsel; framkomlighet; Malmö;

    Abstract : Flera städer arbetar i dag med att öka cykeltrafiken i strävan mot mer hållbara städer. Ökad cykeltrafik på bekostnad av biltrafik kan bidra till att förbättra miljö, hälsa och skapa attraktivare stadsmiljöer. Malmö är en av Sveriges främsta cykelstäder och i dagsläget sker ungefär 22 procent av alla resor med cykel. READ MORE