Essays about: "Cognitive Style"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 24 essays containing the words Cognitive Style.

  1. 1. Building a Balanced Organizational Culture – Imagery in Corporate Storytelling : Metaphors and Translation

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Maria Eriksson; [2020]
    Keywords : Cognitive Linguistics; Conceptual Metaphors; English; Management; Organizational Culture; Storytelling; Swedish; Translation Strategies;

    Abstract : This study investigates the use of metaphors in corporate storytelling and the strategies that may be applied when translating these from English to Swedish. The conceptual metaphor theory was used as a starting point for the investigation of structural metaphors in particular. READ MORE

  2. 2. Authentic Assessment : How Could Authentic Assessment Benefit EFL Students' Speaking Skills in Swedish Upper Secondary School?

    University essay from Jönköping University/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation

    Author : Lindha Andersson; [2020]
    Keywords : Authentic assessment; EFL; speaking skills; upper secondary school;

    Abstract : The study’s intention is to research the questions of how authentic assessment could benefit EFL students’ speaking skills in Swedish upper secondary school and what some advantages and disadvantages were of doing so. To this end secondary sources were used to gather information to be able to answer the research questions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cross-Cultural Comparative Study of Entrepreneurial Leadership Traits Among Brazil and China in Small Businesses

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap; Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Ana Clara Mueller Meirinho; Li Mengting; [2019]
    Keywords : Entrepreneurial leadership; Leader traits; Hofstede’s 6D Model; Small Business; Cross-Cultural leadership; Brazil; China;

    Abstract : Title: Cross-Cultural Comparative Study of Entrepreneurial Leadership Traits Among Brazil and China in Small Businesses Authors: Ana Clara Mueller Meirinho and Li Mengting Level: Master Thesis, 30 hp Keywords: Entrepreneurial leadership, Leader traits, Hofstede’s 6D Model, Small Business, Cross-Cultural leadership, Brazil, China. Background: Entrepreneurship is important among all the countries for the growth and prosperity of nations due to movement of economic activities that they generate. READ MORE

  4. 4. Managing the Expectations of Voice-Controlled Access Solutions

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för tillämpad fysik och elektronik

    Author : David Hellman; [2019]
    Keywords : Voice User Interface; VUI; Expectation; Access Solution; User Experience; UX;

    Abstract : Voice is the primary tool of communication to a majority of people on earth. Humans are wired to process speech, meaning voice interaction require little cognitive effort. Advancements in voice technology over the last 20 years have seen an increased prevalence of voice-controlled applications. READ MORE

  5. 5. EDUCATIONAL EQUITY IN MOLDOVAN COMPULSORY SCHOOLS Factors behind Outcome Differences in PISA 2015

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Oxana Rosca; [2018-08-25]
    Keywords : Educational Equity; Two-level Modeling; PISA; Moldova;

    Abstract : Aim:To examine within-country differences in the effect of school-level factors and schools’ compensatory power through directly comparing the estimated coefficients on individual- and between-school levels.Theory:Input-Process-Output (IPO) conceptual and analytical model in the rubric of educational outcomes and predictive factors of Educational Effectiveness ResearchMethod:Two-level models with random-slope were estimated at student- and school levels using Mplus application as a statistical tool. READ MORE