Essays about: "Integrative Sustainability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 17 essays containing the words Integrative Sustainability.

  1. 1. The role of innovation-driven SMEs in upscaling niche innovations within a regional context: An investigation of SMEs developing new mobility solutions in Västra Götaland County

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : HANI ELZOUMOR; SPIROS STRACHINIS; [2020-01-03]
    Keywords : SMEs; Niche Innovations; Multiple-Level Perspective; Transition Pathway; Strategic Niche Management; Electrification; Autonomous Vehicles; Connectivity; Shared Mobility; Västra Götalandsregionen; Västra Götaland County; Sustainability;

    Abstract : MSc in Knowledge-based Entrepreneurship.... READ MORE

  2. 2. A Sustainable Place to Work : An exploratory study of Sustainable HRM’s contribution to Employer Attractiveness

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

    Author : Hanna Hjalmarsson; Melina Åhlenius; [2019]
    Keywords : Social Sustainability; Human Resource Management; Sustainable HRM; Employer Attractiveness; Consultancy;

    Abstract : Although sustainability within human resource management has increasingly received attention amongst scholars and practitioners, not enough has been done to demonstrate how the concept of Sustainable HRM translates into practice. In the light of digitalization and globalization, knowledge-based actors within the modern business environment are facing rapid changes whereby the retainment of valuable skills and competencies has become crucial for ensuring competitive advantage. READ MORE

  3. 3. Why buy green? : An exploration of drivers and barriers related to sustainable purchasing in the Swedish food sector

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

    Author : Henrik Adolfsson; Freddy Wickström; [2019]
    Keywords : sustainability; green consumption; sustainable consumption; consumer behaviour; green consumer profile; drivers; barriers; values; attitudes; behaviour; heuristics; knowledge;

    Abstract : Sustainability has become a subject of much interest in recent years, due to the deterioration of the natural environment. In response there has been increasing public pressure on businesses to provide environmentally friendly product alternatives for consumers. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Application and Implementation of Integrative Sustainability within Swedish SMEs - a Practical Perspective

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Maximilian Cojocea; Andreas Lundin; [2019]
    Keywords : Integrative Sustainability; Integrated Value Creation; Real Value; Corporate Social Responsibility; Small and Medium-sized Businesses; Shared Value; Sustainability in Business; Triple Bottom Line;

    Abstract : In light of a stronger recognition of the need for sustainable business practices as “business as usual” no longer presents itself as a viable option, this study aims to cast light on the current work of Swedish SMEs with integrative sustainability. Within the academic field of sustainability in business, the latest years have seen the emergence of multiple frameworks that promote a holistic sustainability approach to conducting business. READ MORE

  5. 5. Governing sustainability in the garment sector: The European Union’s action agenda

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Caroline Heinz; [2018]
    Keywords : European Union; sustainable garment governance; green economy; circular economy; sustainable supply chain management; planetary boundaries; environmental sustainability; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The garment sector has increasingly attracted attention over the last years, due to it being an important contributor to the increasing pressure on planetary boundaries. While not only representing one of the world’s largest consumer industries, but also, a growing sector, trends are indicating towards its negative environmental and social impacts rising further. READ MORE