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  1. 1. "A String of Pearls" - Exploring Organizational Motives and Challenges of Creative Agency Acquisitions by Leading Management Consulting Firms

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Charlotte Bos; Fabian Lundberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Creative agency acquisitions by leading management consulting firms is a phenomenon that was recently discovered. Therefore, very few studies have explored M&As within this specific context. READ MORE

  2. 2. The assertion of female managers facing male leadership : A comparative study between the banking, consulting and agri-food industries in France.

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

    Author : Camille Hoffschir; Ségolène Fourault; Clara Lastennet; [2019]
    Keywords : Leadership; transformational leadership; management; gender roles; stereotypes; gender characteristics.;

    Abstract : Background: Women in senior positions have been, for a long time, discredited. We wanted to study their current situation and understand how they assert themselves in their companies. We thought it would be interesting to see their link to management and leadership. READ MORE

  3. 3. Employee Motivation in the Professional Services Industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Anton Evilevitch; Valentina Wignell; Julia Cassel; [2018]
    Keywords : Incentives; Motivation; Agency Theory; Resource-based View RBV ; Professional Services Industry PSF ; Management Consulting; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to understand interest alignment and potentially competitive advantage within management consulting firms, as a consequence of the firm’s ability to incentivize and motivate its employees. In doing this, the authors examined various interest-aligning incentive mechanisms and their linkage to a specific firm’s competitive advantage. READ MORE

  4. 4. Utilizing digitalization for improved knowledge transfer in Project-Based Organizations : A single case study of a management consulting firm

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Industriell Ekonomi

    Author : Axel Larsson; [2018]
    Keywords : project-based organizations; knowledge transfer; digitalization; ICT;

    Abstract : Purpose – The research purpose of this thesis project is to develop a framework that presents how project-based organizations can improve their knowledge transfer through the implementation of more digital solutions. Method – To fulfil the research purpose, the study took an exploratory and qualitative research approach. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Patchwork of Knowledge Management A qualitative study on how Knowledge Management is understood in the professional context of Swedish business law firms

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Ida Ahlsson; Marija Stupljanin; [2017-07-04]
    Keywords : Knowledge Management; Professional Service Firms; Business Law Firms; KM Professionals; Institutional Logics; Emerging Logics;

    Abstract : MSc in Management.... READ MORE