Essays about: "impact of communication on project management"

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  1. 1. Increasing the utilization of research in product and business development : Key factors for transferring applied research within a high technical organization

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Maria Gabrils; [2019]
    Keywords : Innovation management; Knowledge management; Industrial applied research;

    Abstract : Purpose The study aims to complement the knowledge management literature within research-based knowledge on how product developing organization can utilize the research results in product development. Main research question What are the main enablers for research-based knowledge to transfer in order to be adopted in a product developing organization? Sub research question What are the indicators for measuring the utilization of research results? What patterns for generation and spreading of knowledge increases utilization of research results? What factors in a research project are barriers for research to be adopted in product development? How do organizational structures impact the transfer of knowledge from research departments to business units? Methodology This master thesis is based on a case study at a global firm within automation, robotics and electrification. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Effects of Digitalization on Managing Project Teams

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

    Author : Philipp Feise; Paul Philipp Maria Graf von Hatzfeldt Trachenberg; [2019]
    Keywords : management innovation; digitalization; project teams; virtual teams; agile methods;

    Abstract : Background: In various industries, market power is concentrated on a few major companies, which makes competition increasingly challenging for small and medium-sized enterprises. Those SMEs are furthermore impacted by the characteristics of their industry and need to change constantly and adapt to maintain competitive in this challenging market environment. READ MORE

  3. 3. What happens next? : A study of the action and inaction resulting from active gender equality work in an organisation in a male dominated industry

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM); KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Beatrice Boström; Linnea Lundberg; [2019]
    Keywords : gender equality; institutionalisation; decentralised organisations; middle managers; top management; IT consultancy industry; jämställdhet; institutionalisering; decentraliserad organisation; mellanchefer; koncernledning; IT-konsultbranschen;

    Abstract : It is recognised that gender equality and diversity are essential for building successful organisations. To tackle the global challenges characterised by economies today, one must ensure equal opportunities for all, both men and women. Organisations have acknowledged the benefits of a more gender equal workforce and are starting to take action. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Critical Review of the UNDP Guyana Hinterland Rural and Poor Communities (HRPC) Project

    University essay from KTH/Energisystemanalys

    Author : Gisela Norman; [2019]
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    Abstract : The Government of Guyana sees the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) diffusion as critical in quality of life improvement. Together with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) they are conducting a project to provide internet access to Hinterland, Rural and Poor Communities (HRPC) through Very Small Aperture Terminals (VSATs) powered by stand-alone hybrid energy systems including solar Photovoltaics (PV) and Li-Ion batteries. READ MORE

  5. 5. Agreement for increased energy efficiencybetween property owners and tenants : For an increased share of sustainable grocery stores

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Josefine Hagdahl; [2019]
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    Abstract : Every day, climate change with increasing greenhouse gases becomes a bigger and bigger problem due to a growing population, urbanization and higher living standards, where the energy sector is the biggest cause of the emission problems. Housing and service correspond to onethird of Sweden's carbon dioxide emissions and one-third of Sweden's total final energy use, and a reduced climate impact and reduced energy use are required, not least from buildings that represent such a large part of the problem. READ MORE