Essays about: "identity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 2923 essays containing the word identity.

  1. 1. Becoming a Creative Performer - How creative workers endure in a business-oriented world

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Ellen Brantberg; Anna Loverus; [2021]
    Keywords : Creative workers; Accounting; Foucault; Hybrid-identity; Cross-functional teams;

    Abstract : In this thesis we examine how creative workers manage their performance at work, and how they are affected by the tensions between creativity and accounting. By drawing on a cross-sectional interview study we aim to provide a comprehensive understanding for how the creative worker is involved in accounting for creative performance. READ MORE

  2. 2. What Anchors New Strategies? The Role of MCS Hierarchies in Strategic Change Towards Sustainability

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Amanda Blomdahl; Hugo Nordström; [2021]
    Keywords : Strategic change; Sustainability; Management control anchor practices; Organisational identity;

    Abstract : In this paper, we conduct a single case study of the R&D department of TransportCo to explore the role of hierarchies within MCS (Management Control System) packages in reprioritizing R&D efforts to drive strategic change towards sustainability. Through integrating strategic change literature and the notion of anchor practices, we show how MCSs play unequally important parts in implementing strategic change. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sustain (able) identity construction of others

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Hanna Nelson; Louise Åkerberg; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainability reporting; Discourse; Identity construction; Legitimacy theory; Hegemony;

    Abstract : This thesis examines how a multinational company constructs the identity of itself and its stakeholders to appear as a sustainable organization. Drawing on Laclau and Mouffe's (1985) discourse theory and their concept of hegemony, H&M's sustainability reports are analyzed from the year 2002 to 2019. READ MORE

  4. 4. "We are actually doing this for real”: Organizational identity and identification when CSR is part of the business model

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Olof Skäremo; Misha Voss Gustavsson; [2021]
    Keywords : CSR; sustainable business model; organizational identity organizational identification; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Title: “We are actually doing this for real”: Organizational identity and identification when CSR is part of the business model Seminar date: 1st of June 2020 Course: BUSN49 Degree Project in Managing People, Knowledge and Change Authors: Misha Voss Gustavsson & Olof Skäremo Supervisor: Monika Müller Key words: CSR, sustainable business model, organizational identity & organizational identification Purpose: The purpose of this study is to contribute to the understanding of how CSR affects the organizational identity and identification when it is incorporated into the business model. Methodology: The thesis is based on a qualitative method in order to focus on employees’ perceptions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Feminist and Queer Noisemaking: An Exploration of Gender and Sexuality in Electronic Art Music

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Mollie Ruck; [2020-11-24]
    Keywords : Gender; art music; queerness; queer theory; music; composition; musicology; sound studies;

    Abstract : Men can be said to dominate the music industry, especially when it comes to composers and musicians who create experimental music and sounds which fall outside of mainstream music.Women and members of the LGBTQ+ community remain minorities within these genres, with little research being done on queer and feminist perspectives. READ MORE