Essays about: "Strategic Alignment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 85 essays containing the words Strategic Alignment.

  1. 1. A Balanced Scorecard Approach for Measuring a R&D Organization - A case study in collaboration with the R&D intensive company Swegon

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Jonathan Berggren; Max Sundgren; [2020-07-22]
    Keywords : Balanced Scorecard; Measure R D; Obstacles in measuring R D; Performance Measurement; Key Performance Indicators; R D Performance;

    Abstract : In today’s rapidly and ever-changing competitive landscape, companies are racing to develop and commercialize innovative products and services. Successful organizations have realized that Research & Development (R&D) can be leveraged to achieve sustainable competitive advantage. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainability within the relationship between the trading house and its suppliers - A case study of a Swedish trading house and its supplier’s relationship

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Patrik Meier; Ludvig Tranell; [2020-06-30]
    Keywords : Swedish Trading House; Trading House-Supplier Relationship; Pulp and Paper Industry; Corporate Sustainability; Competitive Advantage;

    Abstract : MSc in International Business and Trade.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Structural Challenges of Strategic Alliances throughout the Value Chain : A Case Study of the Lead Engineering Concept at the TRATON Group

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Leopold Meindl; [2020]
    Keywords : Inter-organizational collaboration; Strategic alliances; Relational view; Commercial vehicle industry;

    Abstract : During the last two decades, strategic alliances have gained importance across many industries. This also applies the alliance of MAN and Scania as part of the TRATON Group operating in the commercial vehicle industry. READ MORE

  4. 4. Sourcing in 2020: a benchmark of manufacturing companies’ source-to-contract and electronic reverse auction practices

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för teknisk ekonomi och logistik

    Author : Fabian Markhed Maxe; Eric Mace; [2020]
    Keywords : Sourcing; digital sourcing; eSourcing; e-sourcing; source-to-contract S2C ; electronic reverse auction eRA ; eAuction; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Abstract Digital sourcing platforms were invented in the last decade of the 20th century and brought tools such as electronic reverse auctions (eRA) into the hands of purchasing professionals. The Trelleborg Group initiated a project to implement such a digital sourcing platform last year but the research in the field is outdated. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Practical Perspective on Strategic Alignment - the Case of Internal Corporate Ventures

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Tilda Karlsson; Josina Meier; [2020]
    Keywords : Internal Corporate Ventures; Corporate Entrepreneurship; Configuration Theory; Strategic Alignment; Innovation; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to contribute to the existing strategy literature by identifying practical efforts that organisations can make to achieve strategic alignment between their internal corporate ventures and the overall business strategies. The thesis follows an inductive qualitative research approach with a multiple case study of three participating organisations. READ MORE