Essays about: "hofstede"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 125 essays containing the word hofstede.

  1. 16. CSR in Brazil : The impact of culture and values

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Romanska och klassiska institutionen

    Author : Hanna-Kaisa Maaria Sainio; [2017]
    Keywords : CSR; Brazil; Hofstede’s cultural dimensions; GIFE Census; WVS;

    Abstract : CSR, Corporate Social Responsibility, is growingly being adopted in Brazilian companies and other organizations. The literature about the phenomenon suggests that in Brazil, like in many developing countries, the nature of CSR is strongly based on philanthropic culture for historical, political, and social reasons. READ MORE

  2. 17. Cross-Cultural Knowledge Transfer of Turkish Expatriates in a Serbian Subsidiary

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

    Author : Aksu Silik; Karina Strukova; [2017]
    Keywords : knowledge transfer; culture; expatriates;

    Abstract : Aim: The aim of this research is to investigate the role of culture in the process of knowledge transfer through expatriates, while also aiming to identify factors that are influential in this process other than culture. Method: The aim has been reached by adopting a qualitative case study, with a focus on a single case. READ MORE

  3. 18. The influence of executive board national culture and board nationality diversity on corporate social performance in Western European non-financial firms

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : M.C. Huijsmans; [2017]
    Keywords : National culture; board culture; board diversity; nationality diversity; corporate social performance; upper echelon theory;

    Abstract : This paper examines the effect of executive board-level national culture and board nationality diversity on corporate social performance (CSP). The sample constitutes of 130 executive boards of non-financial firms from Germany, France, the Netherlands, Sweden, Switzerland and the UK over the time period 2010-2014. READ MORE

  4. 19. Influence of National culture on internal communication process. A study on universities in Bangladesh & Sweden.

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

    Author : Javed Ahmed; Abdullah Al Mamun Khan; [2017]
    Keywords : National culture; Internal communication; Power distance; Individualism; Cultural influence on communication; Hofstede’s cultural dimension;

    Abstract : Aim: The aim of this study was to investigate how national culture influence internal communication of university.   Methodology: A qualitative approach was chosen to conduct this research. Semi structured interview were taken. Interviews were taken by face to face, skype and phone call. READ MORE

  5. 20. Culture’s impact on gamification : A study of the effect of masculinity on motivation in Volkswagen

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/FöretagsekonomiLinköpings universitet/Filosofiska fakulteten; Linköpings universitet/FöretagsekonomiLinköpings universitet/Filosofiska fakulteten

    Author : Kendra Knorst; Erica Sahlgren; [2016]
    Keywords : Gamification; Motivation; Management; Masculinity; Culture; Sales Stimulating Systems; Sales Competitions;

    Abstract : Today we are no longer only motivated by a paycheck, the new generation needs to feel that the work they are doing is stimulating, fun, and challenging. Gamification is based on the old concept of sales competitions. It is about using game elements in non-game contexts to bring out the fun in work. READ MORE