Essays about: "Hofstede cultural dimensions"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 81 essays containing the words Hofstede cultural dimensions.

  1. 1. The Role of Organisational Culture in Shaping and Ensuring Information Security Compliance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Alisa Ilina; Michael Jenka; [2020]
    Keywords : cybersecurity; corporate culture; information security awareness; information security compliance; digital maturity; compliance intention factors; parochialism; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: This bachelor thesis examines the impact of organisational culture on the adherence to Information Security (hereinafter IS) protocols (IS compliance) and the crucial factors leading to varying levels of consistency in information security awareness (hereinafter ISA) between organisational departments while considering the unique Swedish cultural qualities. Methodology: This thesis reaches its conclusion through a series of primary and secondary data collection procedures. READ MORE

  2. 2. Understanding CSR in the textile industry in a middle-income country : Stories from future managers in Sri Lanka

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi; Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Samantha Preiksaite; Tora Levehag; [2020]
    Keywords : Attitudes; CSR; Culture; Culture Dimensions; Ethical Dilemmas; Values; Sri Lanka; Textile Industry;

    Abstract : Production has relocated to the Eastern world, whilst consumption is dominating the Western world. Taking into consideration the cultural differences between East and West sanctions a problem, as it is identified that corporate social responsibility (CSR) practices require adaptation to the different cultural contexts. READ MORE

  3. 3. How do Cultural Characteristics and Software Engineering Practices Interplay?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Ameera Darwish; Anna Henryson; [2019-11-18]
    Keywords : software engineering practices; culture; global software development; architecture; design; culture dimensions;

    Abstract : This paper is an empirical study looking atthe usage of software engineering practices and culturecharacteristics through the culture dimensions definedby Geert Hofstede. Using a survey to collect data fromsoftware engineering professionals worldwide, in atimespan of three weeks, the data is analysed by takingthe responses from Indonesia and Sweden, and mappingthem to the selected four culture dimension indices. READ MORE

  4. 4. Cultural effect on the change management

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Informatik; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Informatik

    Author : Oxana Ilyukhina; Anna Stathopoulou; [2019]
    Keywords : Change Management; National and Organizational Culture; Comparative Study;

    Abstract : AbstractChange is incorporated in our personal and professional lives and there is no argument about that. In today’s era of constant technological and economical evolution, businesses are forced to adapt to the new circumstances by leveraging efficiency, decreasing time of adaptability in order to gain competitive advantage and survive. READ MORE

  5. 5. Cultural adaptation in cross-national business relationships: The Netherlands-Sweden

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Gävle/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Shakila Shamsudin; Inge Verbeek; [2019]
    Keywords : Culture; Time; Trust; Adaptation; Business Relationship;

    Abstract : Aim: The aim of this work is to study the role that culture plays in business relationships between the Netherlands and Sweden. Further, the effects of time and trust on the business relationships are also investigated. The investigation entails whether there are cultural differences between the two countries and how those differences are managed. READ MORE