Essays about: "communication"

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  1. 1. LANGUAGE WORK AT A SWEDISH MULTINATIONAL Employees’ Perceptions of Language Management and Policy

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Katarina Honkanen; [2019-09-25]
    Keywords : Language management; Standardisation; Needs analysis; Writing guidelines;

    Abstract : This study investigates language workers’ perceptions of the implementation and possible outcomes of new guidelines aimed to increase consistency in communication. A needs analysis establishes both present and target levels of consistency in the company’s written communication. READ MORE

  2. 2. ‘The future of innovative partnerships’ - How can large global corporations and startups form successful collaborations?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Daniel Gustafsson; Johanna Herstedt; [2019-09-20]
    Keywords : Preferred customer theory; Startup- and large corporation-collaborations; Innovative suppliers; Asymmetric relationships; partnerships; Startup;

    Abstract : Startups have emerged as an important source of innovation, since the move from closed toopen innovation, disruptive innovations have received more attention, and more actors arestarting to engage with startup activities. Previous examples can be seen of large corporationsmoving from being leaders in their industries to not even being here today that havecontributed to many large corporations feeling a sense of urgency to work more withinnovation and external actors, such as startups. READ MORE

  3. 3. #AIRBNBWHILEBLACK - A case study on the narrative character of hashtag activism on Twitter in 2016

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

    Author : Nora Lundberg; [2019-09-19]
    Keywords : Narrative paradigm; hashtag activism; Airbnb; #AirbnbWhileBlack; critical consciousness;

    Abstract : Purpose: The aim of this study is to provide an understanding of the character of the communication conducted through the use of the hashtag #AirbnbWhileBlack on Twitter.Theory: Postcolonial theory will offer a contextual perspective on the issue of discriminatory hosts on Airbnb. READ MORE

  4. 4. The nuances between war and peace - An empirical study of the experiences of peace in Liberia

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Sarah Hansson; [2019-09-17]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This study is concerned with the way we understand and assess ongoing peace processes in contexts of previous intense armed conflict and violence. In particular, this study aims to create an understanding for how peace, in an ongoing peacebuilding process, is experienced by the grassroot population, and how this experience contrasts with international measures of peace. READ MORE

  5. 5. RUSSIA VERSUS “HITLER-GERMANY” AND “GAY-WEST”. Cultural History and Political Technology in Defence of a Besieged Fortress

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Tuomas Taavila; [2019-09-04]
    Keywords : ryska; SIK; Russia; national idea; Critical Discourse Analysis; cultural history; state-propaganda; besieged fortress; West; Great Patriotic War; othering;

    Abstract : Against the background of deteriorated relations between Russia and the West,this study conducts a Critical Discourse Analysis on the Russian nation-buildingproject, facilitated by official rhetoric and state-controlled television. The essaystarts with an examination of the cultural roots of a Russian ‘national idea’ andshows how these are present in today’s context. READ MORE