Essays about: "Global mindset"

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  1. 1. The Role of Service Design in Startups: Exploring Potential Benefits and Challenges from Service Designers’ Perspectives

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Viktor Pantazis; Marwan Otrok; [2020-07-23]
    Keywords : Service Design; Startup; Lean Startup Method; Value Co-creation; Service-Dominant Logic; Innovation; Service Science; Business Development; Entrepreneurship; Management; Marketing; Design Thinking; Business Model; Co-design;

    Abstract : The rapid and constant changes taking place in the modern business world together with an increased globalcompetition is making it more urgent for companies to introduce innovative offerings at a faster pace.Purchasing decisions by customers are not solely based on function anymore, there is an increasing demandfor intuitive and seamless experiences from the products and services that they interact with. READ MORE

  2. 2. Managerial Influence on Simulation Driven Product Development - A study on simulation technologies and the role of management

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Mattias Johansson; [2020-07-23]
    Keywords : Simulation Technologies; Product Development; Managerial Influence; Achieving Simulation Driven Product Development; Organizational Benefits; Organizational Challenges;

    Abstract : The intensifying global competition and technological advancements are forcing companies to change their organizational structures and redevelop their product development processes. In many cases, simulation technologies possess the capabilities to provide managers with an increased competitiveness if utilized successfully. READ MORE

  3. 3. Scaling Frugal Innovation Based Startups to Accelerate Sustainable Development : A Minor Field Study in Cape Town, South Africa

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.)

    Author : Sofia Johansson; [2020]
    Keywords : Frugal Innovation; Entrepreneurship; Emergent Markets; Sustainable Development Goals; Ecosystem; Minor Field Study;

    Abstract : With the rise of a global economy and the growing importance of emerging markets, socioeconomic and environmental issues are becoming the main driving forces for many innovation practitioners. As a result of the recognition that traditional ways of managing innovation are not sustainable and that more inclusive and accessible efforts are needed, the exploration of frugal approaches to innovation has emerged. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Decade to Deliver : The Implementation Progress of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals in the Private Sector

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Franziska Paul; Eva-Maria Paul; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Sustainable Development Goals; Millennium Development Goals; Private Sector; Implementation; Partnerships; Sustainability Measurement; Sustainability Reporting;

    Abstract : As a response to the ‘Grand Challenges’ of the 21st century such as climate change and social inequalities, the achievement of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), released by the United Nations in 2015, became a matter of urgency. The SDGs are a continuation of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) aiming to cover an even broader scope of social, environmental and economic challenges. READ MORE

  5. 5. Changing the Engine While Flying the Plane

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

    Author : Lukas Bohlin Willfors; Måns Lindquist; [2020]
    Keywords : Public sector innovation; Co-creation; Ambidexterity; Sensemaking; Civil servant ideal;

    Abstract : Governments around the world are experiencing increasingly complex issues to solve. They are battling to make means meet ends, while citizens are relying on their governments to mitigate challenges so complex that their extent is unknown. These wicked challenges include global warming, financial crises and the COVID-19 crisis. READ MORE