Found 5 essays containing the words ACHIEVING CORPORATE GOALS.

  1. 1. From the captains of industry to the trustees of sustainability : the positioning of the large family-owned companies' core values regarding the Green Deal for Europe's decarbonization goals

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Boris Matijas; [2020]
    Keywords : core values; family-owned companies; Green Deal for Europe; environmental psychology; political ecology; environmental governmentality; sustainability science; pro-environmental behavior; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Significant behavioral changes will need to be implemented to prevent the energy supply sector from tripling CO2 emissions by the midcentury. However, within the academic research, behavior changes remain primarily focused on the individual level, while the behavior of companies that are responsible for elevated greenhouse gas emissions falls behind. READ MORE

  2. 2. Managing growth in a socially responsible way: a case study of Russian companies

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Krysanov Andrey; Mariia Shakotko; [2014]
    Keywords : Russia; growth challenges; dynamic capabilities; strategic innovation; corporate social responsibility; social innovation;

    Abstract : The problem of achieving and sustaining growth is vital for companies in any country market, but it is even more crucial for companies in an emerging market, such as Russia. Meanwhile, some companies in the Russian market succeed not only in growing but also in implementing several socially oriented activities and projects in their strategies. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Maritime Labour Convention 2006: A Frozen Revolution in the Realisation of Social Justice for Seafarers

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Lloyd Cameron; [2013]
    Keywords : Law; Labour Law; Human Rights; Social Justice; Maritime Labour Convention.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Realising social justice has been one of the central goals of the International Labour Organisation since its inception. Yet today the unique environment and dangers associated with working at sea make the world’s 1. READ MORE

  4. 4. Goal Congruence -The Experience of a Performance Management System -A Case Study of AstraZeneca

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ida Kronberg; Maria Gustafsson; [2012-08-30]
    Keywords : Management Control Systems; Performance Measurement Systems; Goal Congruence; Balanced Scorecard.;

    Abstract : Background and discussion: It can be stated that organizations use management control systems in order to influence employees’ behavior in the right direction, with the aim of achieving organizational goals. Nevertheless employee’s behaviors can be difficult to direct in a desired way, especially if individual goals are not aligned with the organizational goals. READ MORE

  5. 5. Critical Success Factors in Merger & Acquisition Projects : A study from the perspectives of advisory firms

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Handelshögskolan vid Umeå universitet; Umeå universitet/Handelshögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Thuy Vu Nga Hoang; Kamolrat Lapumnuaypon; [2008]
    Keywords : mergers and acquisitions; M A; advisory firms; merger acquisition process; project management; critical success factors; project success criteria;

    Abstract : Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in the corporate world are achieving increasing importance and attention especially in the advent of intense globalization. This is evident from the magnitude and growth of deal values and resultant ‘mega-mergers’ transacted in recent times. READ MORE