Essays about: "Role of communication in the society"

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  1. 1. Overcoming obstacles to Lund University’s sustainability goals: a case study on the use of behavioral insights in canteen settings

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Mathieu Mal; [2019]
    Keywords : Organizational change; sustainable university; meat consumption; nudging; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Universities are in a unique position to lead society through a sustainability transition. Still, there is an unexploited potential, even of low-effort, low-investment measures, for improving environmental sustainability at Lund University. This raises the question of what obstacles lead to suboptimal environmental management in universities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Employee CSR engagement matters : A study about how to influence employees' CSR engagement

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

    Author : Lydia Sundén; Beatrice Neiderstam; [2019]
    Keywords : Corporate social responsibility; CSR; employee engagement;

    Abstract : Companies that have a well-formulated Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) practice is one step in the right direction of contributing to a prosperous society where future generations are not compromised. Although companies may have a CSR practice, it is not guaranteed that that the practice is effective. READ MORE

  3. 3. Occupational Burnout - An Organizational Challenge & Managerial Responsibility : A qualitative study on leadership and managerial factors’ impact on burnout. Case study conducted on four compulsory schools in Sweden.

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

    Author : Elin Lundqvist; Jiewen Cheng; Kreshnik Fatos Elshani; [2019]
    Keywords : Burnout; Occupational Burnout; Employee Burnout; Organisation; Management; Organizational Structure; Organizational Strategy; Leadership; Responsible Leadership; Sustainable Human Resources; New Public Management; NPM; Public Sector Organisations; Utbrändhet; Utmattningssyndrom; Ledarskap; Ledning; Organisation; Organisationsstruktur; Strategi; Hållbar Organisation;

    Abstract : Abstract Background Occupational Burnout is one of the greatest challenges affecting the labour markets today. It is mainly caused by prolonged stress exposure due to the psychosocial work environment and is nowadays the fastest growing cause of long-term sick leave in Sweden. It therefor affects both the society, organisation and individual. READ MORE

  4. 4. Students Without Borders? : an analysis of the role of digital media in the lives of international students at Lund University

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Timothy Parker; [2019]
    Keywords : International Students; Digital Media; Social Media; Mediatization; Cosmopolitanism; Conviviality; Multiculturalism; Transnationalism; Sweden; Mobility.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : International students at Lund University are constantly engaged with their mobile devices. Communication conducted through these devices across a variety of digital and social media platforms facilitates a significant amount of everyday communication, on both a local and transnational level. READ MORE

  5. 5. WOMEN AND POWER OF DIRECTORS: HOW IT AFFECTS FINANCIAL OUTCOMES OF FIRMS : A Quantitative Study

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO)

    Author : Mariia Buzynna; Jennie Samberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Female directors; Performance; Power;

    Abstract : Gender equality is widely discussed topic in the modern society, and the issue of female underrepresentation on corporate boards has been discussed for decades. Previous research, on one hand, is focused on non-financial contribution of women on boards, such as improvement of communication, decision-making, stronger focus on CSR and stakeholder orientation etc. READ MORE