Essays about: "disadvantages of globalization"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the words disadvantages of globalization.

  1. 1. Co-located and Distributed Teams in Software Development Projects : An evaluation of differences in terms of soft factors, performance and cost efficiency in co-located and distributed teams

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för industriell ekonomi

    Author : Sejla Manjusak; [2019]
    Keywords : Co-located teams; distributed teams; offshoring;

    Abstract : Background It is evident that due to the globalization, offshoring and cross-national collaboration has become a natural evolution for many companies which have created the virtual world. The virtual world has many advantages, but when this is put into practice it turns out that there are also some disadvantages that affect the teams that are working with different sites. READ MORE

  2. 2. Leadership revisited through Cultural Intelligence : The development of a key competence in professional context

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Elvira Martínez Arconada; Andrea Soupeaux; [2016]
    Keywords : Culture; Cultural diversity; Intercultural management; Leadership; Leaders; Followers; Professional context; Multicultural teams; Cultural intelligence.;

    Abstract : During the last years, due to the globalization markets become more and more involved in an international level. Cultural diversity in the workplace is something common nowadays, it involves countless benefits for the companies and the other professional contexts. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sustainable outsourcing : Trends in the clothing industry

    University essay from KTH/Industriell produktion; KTH/Industriell produktion

    Author : Diana Backelin; Patrik Welchermill; [2013]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Globalization has led to freedom of trade between countries and allowed people to accessitems that were previously unavailable to them. This has in turn also lead to competitive pricing, making it possible for businesses to access much wider markets. READ MORE

  4. 4. Supply Chain Integration of LSPs : Real-life insights into how and why logistics companies integrate with their customers

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS); Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS)

    Author : Tone-Lise Osnes; Annika Schmitz; [2013]
    Keywords : integration; logistics service providers; motivators; advantages; obstacles; disadvantages; extent of integration; approaches;

    Abstract : Problem: In today’s competitive business world, companies are faced with challenges due to increasing competition, changes in customer demands, new technologies, and globalization. Due to these changes, competition does not take place between single companies anymore but rather whole SCs. READ MORE

  5. 5. Gaining Competitiveness Trough Understanding Critical Factors Affecting the Production System : A Case study in cooperation with GKN Driveline Köping AB

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Jan-Peter Rosén; Kari Haukirauma; [2013]
    Keywords : production systems; production development; batch; one-piece flow; single piece flow; flow; lean; production; continuous flow; just-in-time; decision support; produktionssystem; produktionsutveckling; batch; enstycksflöde; flöde; lean; production; kontinuerligt flöde; just-in-time; beslutsunderlag;

    Abstract : Globalization and the increasing time to market have led to ever-higher requirements on the production systems. More than often the short-term thinking and the chase for profit lead to cheap quick fixes. READ MORE