Essays about: "Knowledge Intensive Firms"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 49 essays containing the words Knowledge Intensive Firms.

  1. 1. The Use of Management Control Systems for Controlling Intraorganizational Knowledge Transfer from Change Projects

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Sissela Ekdahl; Michelle Holmberg; [2018-07-02]
    Keywords : Management control systems; Knowledge transfer; Change projects;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Foreign Market Establishment of Knowledge Intensive Business Services (KIBS) : Key Factors to Consider for Swedish KIBS Firms Entering Norway

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.); KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Keywords : Knowledge intensive business services; internationalization; liability of foreignness; liability of outsidership; dynamic internationalization capabilities; foreign market establishment; establishment chain; business networks; relational embeddedness; structural embeddedness; Kunskapsintensiva affärstjänster; internationalisering; liability of foreignness; liability of outsidership; dynamiska internationaliseringsförmågor; utländsk marknadsetablering; etableringskedja; affärsnätverk; relationell förankring; strukturell förankring;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to explore key factors to consider for a Swedish Knowledge Intensive Business Services (KIBS) firm to successfully enter the Norwegian market, and examine how these factors compare to incumbent theories on foreign market establishment. The study is based on an interpretivist research design and utilizes qualitative methods in order to achieve the intended purpose. READ MORE

  3. 3. A New Force Awakens? The Formation of the European Spallation Source as an Organisational Greenfield Project and the Influences of Identity

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Fabian Maier; Jasmin Ruhl; [2018]
    Keywords : Corporate Identity; Organisational Identity; Social Identity; Legitimacy; Isomorphism; Knowledge-Intensive Firms; Big Research Facilities; Organisational Transition; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This qualitative study examines the interrelation of corporate, organisational and social identity within the European Spallation Source, a big research facility under construction. The greenfield project is characterised by ongoing change, in which we explored the influences of identity layers on the diverse and rapidly growing workforce. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Brand new knowledge : how knowledge-intensive startups use social media to build their corporate brand

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi; Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi

    Author : Gustaf Ergeer; Fredrik Sigfridsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Startups; Entrepreneurship; Branding; Social media; Knowledge-intensive firms; Social media marketing;

    Abstract : Building a corporate brand is as a crucial resource for the survival of companies. Social media as a tool for branding practices has been emphasized in research about startups. In such research, less focus is on certain groups of startups, such as Knowledge-intensive startups (KI Startups). READ MORE