Essays about: "Cross-­‐functional teams"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 33 essays containing the words Cross-­‐functional teams.

  1. 1. Beyond the Benefits of Interdisciplinary Meetings for Knowledge Firms: A Double-Edged Organisational Tool

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Tatiana Proisy; Francesca Gosselin; [2018]
    Keywords : Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Cross-functional teams and meetings are recurrent structuring tools in contemporary knowledge organisations. They are recommended as solutions to enhance innovation and creativity. Current research gathers a myriad of reference to the benefits of such tools, but studies of their potential negative effects remain limited. READ MORE

  2. 2. Simultaneous coalition formation and task assignment in a real-time strategy game

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Artificiell intelligens och integrerade datorsystem

    Author : Fredrik Präntare; [2017]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : In this thesis we present an algorithm that is designed to improve the collaborative capabilities of agents that operate in real-time multi-agent systems. Furthermore, we study the coalition formation and task assignment problems in the context of real-time strategy games. READ MORE

  3. 3. Knowledge sharing in and between agile software development teams using knowledge practices : An interpretive case study at a medium-sized medical IT company

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Industriell ekonomi

    Author : Adrian Sidenvall; [2017]
    Keywords : agile software development; knowledge management; agile; knowledge; knowledge practice; knowledge sharing; knowledge creation; cross-funtional teams; inter-team knowledge sharing;

    Abstract : Agile methods for software development have become popular, especially since the agile manifesto was written in 2001. Many positive effects have been found in organizations using agile methods, but also several dangers. READ MORE

  4. 4. Patent Portfolio Analysis a Negotiation Tool : a case study in the automotive industry

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle;

    Author : Jennifer Asp; Axel Grapengiesser; [2017]
    Keywords : Patent portfolio analysis; Cross-functional tool; System integration model; Intellectual property in Sourcing; Intellectual property in Purchasing; Patent portfölj analys; Tvärfunktionella team; Immateriella rättigheter i inköp;

    Abstract : The automotive industry with its highly competitive environment together with high research and development costs is struggling to increase shareholder return. Cross-functional teams are employed to source suppliers which are helping to reduce production and development costs in close cooperation with the other departments. READ MORE

  5. 5. Implementing a Stage-Gate Process for R&D and Innovation Projects - Challenges and Enablers

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Innovationsteknik

    Author : Emilie Johannesson; [2016]
    Keywords : Innovation management; Stage-Gate processes; R D and Innovation projects; Mature organizations; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Few studies have been made on challenges and enablers with implementing Stage-Gate processes in mature organizations. The aim with this thesis, is therefore to fill the gaps in knowledge within implementation of Stage-Gate processes and additionally describe the general challenges and enablers with Stage-Gate processes for R&D and innovation projects. READ MORE