Essays about: "Knowledge worker"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 48 essays containing the words Knowledge worker.

  1. 1. Social worker's experiences of working with women in sex work and their children : A qualitative study conducted in the organization Saheli Sangh

    University essay from

    Author : Olivia Gran; Ida Jardstedt; Amenaghawon Ogbomo; [2019]
    Keywords : Women in sex work; children of sex workers; attachment; stigma; social constructionism; social worker s perspective of sex work; Kvinnor i sexarbete; barn till sexarbetare; anknytning; stigma; social konstruktionism; socialarbetares perspektiv av sexarbete;

    Abstract : In India, the estimated number of people in sex work is high - figures show an appraisal of three million female sex workers. Most women who enter sex work tend to be very young and do so due to severe economic circumstances. READ MORE

  2. 2. Deviation occurrence analysis in a human intensive production environment by using MES data

    University essay from KTH/Industriell produktion

    Author : Alfonso Paz Alvarez; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Despite decades of automation initiatives, manual assembly still represents one of the most cost-effective approaches in scenarios with high product variety and complex geometry. It represents 50% of total production time and 20% of total production cost. READ MORE

  3. 3. Knowledge Workers: Deregulated Work, Psychological Contracts and How These Affect Them

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Johannes Schröder; [2018]
    Keywords : knowledge work; flexibility; autonomy; deregulated work; boundaryless work; relational; transactional; psychological contract; social exchange; worker-organization relationship; work-to-life balance; affective organizational commitment; work satisfaction; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Background: Knowledge work has been described in a boundaryless context with increasingly deregulated working conditions. How common deregulated work is and how the psychological contract (PC) of knowledge workers is affected remains unclear. READ MORE

  4. 4. Future yield performance of ZS265 and ZS263 maize varieties and information dissemination for adaptation to climate change : a case of the Zimbabwean maize cropping system

    University essay from SLU/Department of Work Science, Business Economics, and Environmental Psychology

    Author : Vimbai Ruvengo; [2017]
    Keywords : APSIM; extension worker; drought tolerant; socio-ecological; AGRITEX; resilience;

    Abstract : In an effort to design a sustainable maize cropping system in Zimbabwe, attain food security and build resilience against climate change, achievements in crop breeding are evident by the introduction of Drought Tolerant (DT) maize varieties. The study aims to analyze the impact of climate change on DT maize varieties that are characterized to be drought tolerant and yield productive under future climate conditions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Characteristics and challenges associated with managing and leading clever people: A case study of the Icelandic Meteorological Office (IMO)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Tinna Jónsdóttir; Sigríður Hulda Árnadóttir; [2017]
    Keywords : clever; knowledge; knowledge worker; talented individual; geek; challenges; managing; leading.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this study was to explore the challenges that have been related to managing and leading clever people and the characteristics that are unique for them. This was done by reviewing the available literature and summarizing the main findings. The literature is scarce and inadequately researched. READ MORE