Essays about: "Managerial practices."

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  1. 1. “I can’t hear you, you’re muted” – Socialization in virtual communities of practices- A case study of how newcomers’ transition into a new organization is affected by a virtual onboarding process

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Rasmus Lidh; Rebecca Niklasson; [2021-06-29]
    Keywords : Socialization; networking; knowledge sharing; virtual onboarding; virtual communities of practice; innovation; technological tools;

    Abstract : Previous literature on onboarding processes has had its point of departure in physical settings. To contribute to further research on the subject of onboarding, this paper investigates onboarding in a virtual setting. READ MORE

  2. 2. Predicting quality in leader-member exchange relations : The role of Impersonal Trust in predicting LMX-quality

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Soma Ahmadi; Oscar Bauer; [2021]
    Keywords : LMX-relations; Impersonal Trust; Attribution Theory; Organization; leadership; Management; Structural Equation Modeling;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to test if the impersonal trust sub-constructs serve aspredictors of quality in LMX-relations. By performing structural equation modelingwith empirical data, a model was developed that optimally predicts quality in LMXrelations. READ MORE

  3. 3. Navigating through the storm: The managerial role and leadership during a crisis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Julia Sjöström; Malin Wedin Olsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Managerial work; Leadership; Emotional intelligence; Metaphors on Leadership; Crisis; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Abstract Title: Navigating through the storm: The managerial role and leadership during a crisis Authors: Julia Sjöström and Malin Wedin Olsson Supervisor: Tony Huzzard, Lund University, Sweden Submission: date May 21st 2021 Purpose: The aim with this study is to gain a deeper understanding of managerial work and its relationship to the nature of leadership in the context of a societal crisis. Research Question: How do managers make sense of their own role during a crisis and what implications does that have for leadership practices? Methodology: This research is based on a qualitative research method following a interpretative and abductive approach. READ MORE

  4. 4. Last Mile Delivery of Swedish Retailers : A study on Swedish Omni-channel retailers and E-tailers

    University essay from Jönköping University/JTH, Logistik och verksamhetsledning

    Author : Zulnasree Binadam; Alexandra Balan; [2021]
    Keywords : Last-mile delivery; Retailing; Omni-channel; E-tailers; E-commerce;

    Abstract : Abstract Purpose: The purpose of this study is to explore last mile delivery practices among large and medium Swedish omni-channel (OC) retailers and e-tailers. Also, the study aims at analyzing what similarities and differences exist between the two types of retailers. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Importance of Sustainability Accounting; A quantitative study in the light of the values of the Millennial Generation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Tobias Cramer; Mohamad Natafji; [2021]
    Keywords : Millennials and Sustainability; Millennial’s job attractions; Working motivation; Sustainability Reporting; Sustainability Accounting Frameworks; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The thesis investigates the perceptions about the importance of sustainability issues in the Millennial generation and the connection of the results to sustainability accounting to show how useful it is. The focus is particularly on sustainability as a criterion for job decisions and the extent to which it influences the motivation at work. READ MORE