Essays about: "contextual fit"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 essays containing the words contextual fit.

  1. 1. Let's Taco 'Bout Modularity - Investigating the potential fit of modularization in a service context

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Johan Lundberg; Erik Gruvfors; [2018]
    Keywords : modularization; service firms; contextual fit; dual competitive advantage; restaurant industry;

    Abstract : Modularization has been shown to be a way for manufacturing firms to escape the dichotomy between efficiency and effectiveness and achieve a dual competitive advantage. The purpose of this thesis is to investigate to what extent modularization can help service firms achieve the same, by looking at contextual factors affecting the fit of a modular system. READ MORE

  2. 2. Influence of contextual factors on the adoption process of Robotic process automation (RPA) : Case study at Stora Enso Finance Delivery

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    Author : Katriina Juntunen; [2018]
    Keywords : Robotic process automation; RPA; innovation adoption; technology acceptance;

    Abstract : This study investigates the intra-organisational adoption of technological innovation and focuses specifically on the perceived influence of innovation, organizational, individual and managerial facilitation factors on the adoption process of Robotic process automation (RPA) technology. Based on an exploration and integration of eight adoption related frameworks from Innovation diffusion, User acceptance and Change management fields, a conceptual model linking the system level change to individual level commitment process was created. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Letter in the Mail : A Grounded Theory Based Exploration of the Health of Swedish Postal Carriers

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för arbets- och folkhälsovetenskap

    Author : Andreas Kull; [2018]
    Keywords : Experience; Musculoskeletal disorders; Attitudes; Postal Carriers; Grounded Theory; Occupational health;

    Abstract : Andreas Thomas Kull. A Letter in the Mail – A Grounded Theory Based Exploration of the Health of Swedish Postal Carriers. Master thesis in Occupational Health Sciences, 30 credits. University of Gävle. READ MORE

  4. 4. Success Factors and Challenges for E-Commerce Within the Fashion Industry

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för teknikens ekonomi och organisation

    Author : Rebecca Härkönen; Joacim Svärd; [2017]
    Keywords : Keywords: E-commerce; Fashion; Success factors; Challenges; Omni-channel;

    Abstract : E-commerce within fashion is the worldwide most commonly purchased category of products online, with an annual revenue of 840 billion SEK in 2016. It is also one of the most mature categories in online sales, where competition has become fierce to such extent that physical stores have went out of business. READ MORE

  5. 5. Total Cost of Purchasing at Duni AB: Development of a Cost Model

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Josefine Eriksson; Emilia Sterner; [2016]
    Keywords : life cycle costing; activity-based costing; total cost of ownership; landed cost; sourcing decision making; purchasing management; purchasing cost model; purchasing measurements; economical life-cycle decision; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : BACKGROUND Through global competition with possibilities for companies to set up production and to secure supply from all over the world the role of purchasing has increased within businesses. In order to achieve business results, a well-working purchasing department plays an important part. READ MORE