Essays about: "cross-functional collaboration"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 25 essays containing the words cross-functional collaboration.

  1. 1. Corporate Sustainability as a Foresight Activity : Can Corporate Sustainability help companies survive in an increasingly competitive environment?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Mathilde Aboud; [2019]
    Keywords : corporate foresight; corporate sustainability;

    Abstract : In many corporations, sustainability has become an important activity to focuson, with the aim of preparing corporations for the future. Foresight, a newerfield, is increasingly becoming an important activity of corporations, with thepurpose of surviving long-term. READ MORE

  2. 2. Interconnectivity between Success Factors in the Front End of Innovation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Tessa Willianne van Oostrum; Fiona Westermeier; [2019]
    Keywords : Front End of Innovation; Customer Involvement; Integration; Interconnection; Cross-functional collaboration; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to answer the question how the interconnection of two success factors contribute to the individual elements of the Front End of Innovation, as identified by Koen et al. (2001). The distinguished success factors are; the integration of marketing & sales and research & development, and customer involvement (Florén et al. READ MORE

  3. 3. Mind the Gap… A Case Study about Cross-functional Collaboration between Teams in Game Development

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Lynn Lennmor; [2019]
    Keywords : Cross-functional Collaboration; User Research; Game Development; Process; Communication; Understanding;

    Abstract : Game development today is a complex process that differs from traditional software development by presenting unique challenges stemming from a multidisciplinary structured process, including teams from multiple fields, such as art, sound, programming, design, human factors and more. This, together with the growth of the industry during recent years has increased the need for a more efficient cross-functional collaboration and understanding between these teams. READ MORE

  4. 4. How to Integrate Purchasing with the Sales and Operations Planning Process

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Matilda Davidsson; Frida Hansson; [2019]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Sales and Operations Planning, S&OP, is a cross-functional, collaborative business manage- ment process where the goal is to balance demand and supply through an operational plan, aligned with the strategy of the company. Alfa Laval, a Swedish manufacturer founded 1883, has during the last year implemented Sales and Operations Planning at their business unit Gasketed Plate Heat Exchangers. READ MORE

  5. 5. Organized to digitize : A new perspective on collaboration and structure

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.); KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : JONATHAN GUNNARSSON; MARCUS KJELLBERG; [2018]
    Keywords : Digitalization; digital manufacturer; digital servitization; digital transformation; organizing digital; structure for digital; Digitalization; digital manufacturer; digital servitization; digital transformation; organizing digital; structure for digital;

    Abstract : This master thesis was conducted at a large Swedish manufacturer, where the perception on and challenges regarding digital transformation were studied. Digital technology is a gateway to numerous possibilities, simplifying production, altering products and creating new value offers. READ MORE