Essays about: "Sensemaking"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 140 essays containing the word Sensemaking.

  1. 1. "Un-masking the Mask-Issue". Examining People´s Meaning-Making Processes and Risk-Cultural Norms regarding Facemasks.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Tim Arasimowicz; [2021-07-27]
    Keywords : Facemasks; Efficiency; Communication; Media diets; COVID-19; Sensemaking; Meaning-Making; Noticing; Acting; Risk Culture; Trust in Authorities; Anticipation; Accountability; Framing;

    Abstract : While most of the world quickly came to terms with covering their noses and mouths in crowded places, people in Sweden have mostly gone without, riding buses and metros, shopping for groceries, and going to school maskless, with only a few rare souls have covered up (Novus, 2021). Officials from the Swedish Public Health Authority (PHA) have repeatedly argued that masks are not effective enough at limiting the spread of the virus to warrant mass use, insisting it is more important to respect social distancing and handwashing recommendations. READ MORE

  2. 2. How the coronavirus made us nostalgic & affected our consumption

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Sarah Stolt; Louisa Lundh; [2021-07-02]
    Keywords : Nostalgia; Enchantment; Consumption; Pandemic; Covid-19; Sensemaking; Substitution; Show-off;

    Abstract : MSc in Marketing and Consumption.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Conflicts or constructive collaboration?- A study investigating the coordination of the sales-marketing interface in a digital context

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Gottfridsson Sara; Rehn Ylva; [2021-06-29]
    Keywords : Coordination; sales-marketing interface SMI ; digitalization; qualitative study; B2B;

    Abstract : This study investigates how coordination is achieved between the functions sales andmarketing in B2B organizations, and how increased digitalization affects the coordinationbetween different functions. The paper uses a qualitative method, and data has been collectedby conducting 29 semi-structured interviews with managers and employees from the salesand marketing departments within several B2B organizations operating in various industries. READ MORE

  4. 4. Managing an Environmental Jolt- A Case Study of How a Swedish SME Made Sense of a Sudden Increase in Demand from the Global Covid-19 Pandemic

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Anna Skarin; Emma Lejonmark; [2021-06-29]
    Keywords : Environmental Jolt; the Covid-19 Pandemic; ; SME; Sensemaking Perspective; Collective Sensemaking; Prospective Sensemaking; Culture; Improvisation Bricolage; Updating;

    Abstract : MSc in Management.... READ MORE

  5. 5. Observing the utilization of middle management during an ongoing acquisition.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Gustaf Appelgren; Johan Nordahl; [2021-06-27]
    Keywords : Middle management; Sensemaking; Ongoing; Ambiguous; Acquisition; Management Functionalities;

    Abstract : This article focuses on the ambiguity of an ongoing acquisition and examines the utilization ofmiddle management functionalities during the process. Utilizing a case study where theempirical findings regarding middle management roles proved that the focus should be expandedfrom the managers themselves towards the functionalities middle management insteadincorporates. READ MORE