Essays about: "cultural study of hofstede on sweden"

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  1. 1. How do Cultural Characteristics and Software Engineering Practices Interplay?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Ameera Darwish; Anna Henryson; [2019-11-18]
    Keywords : software engineering practices; culture; global software development; architecture; design; culture dimensions;

    Abstract : This paper is an empirical study looking atthe usage of software engineering practices and culturecharacteristics through the culture dimensions definedby Geert Hofstede. Using a survey to collect data fromsoftware engineering professionals worldwide, in atimespan of three weeks, the data is analysed by takingthe responses from Indonesia and Sweden, and mappingthem to the selected four culture dimension indices. READ MORE

  2. 2. Cultural effect on the change management

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Informatik; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Informatik

    Author : Oxana Ilyukhina; Anna Stathopoulou; [2019]
    Keywords : Change Management; National and Organizational Culture; Comparative Study;

    Abstract : AbstractChange is incorporated in our personal and professional lives and there is no argument about that. In today’s era of constant technological and economical evolution, businesses are forced to adapt to the new circumstances by leveraging efficiency, decreasing time of adaptability in order to gain competitive advantage and survive. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cultural adaptation in cross-national business relationships: The Netherlands-Sweden

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Gävle/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Shakila Shamsudin; Inge Verbeek; [2019]
    Keywords : Culture; Time; Trust; Adaptation; Business Relationship;

    Abstract : Aim: The aim of this work is to study the role that culture plays in business relationships between the Netherlands and Sweden. Further, the effects of time and trust on the business relationships are also investigated. The investigation entails whether there are cultural differences between the two countries and how those differences are managed. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gay-themed advertising in a cultural context

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Fleur Querida Dassen; Sofi Hagander; Adrián Vázquez Anido; [2019]
    Keywords : Brand image; Brand feelings; Brand associations; Culture; Gay-themed advertising; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Abstract Aim: The purpose of this research is to investigate cultural differences in the perception of brand image when portraying gay lifestyle in advertising in Sweden and Spain. Approach: This study is based on a qualitative approach. READ MORE

  5. 5. How Does Culture Influence Experiences of Happiness and Well-being? : A Comparative Study of Chinese and Swedish Perceptions

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, Globala studier; Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, Globala studier

    Author : Monica Bartels; Eevi Salo; [2018]
    Keywords : capability approach; culture; globalization; happiness; Hofstede; subjective well-being; well-being;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to analyze if and how cultural values and expectations in society influence the experiences and perceptions of happiness and well-being. Applying a quantitative research methods approach, a survey based on previous research was conducted to compare and analyze experiences and perceptions between two contrasting cultures, China and Sweden, using Hofstede’s national culture dimensions as an analytical tool. READ MORE