Essays about: "impact of communication on project management"

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  1. 1. Becoming Agile - The Application of Agile Project Methods in the Management Consulting Industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Amanda Norstedt; Hilda Karlsson; [2019-07-09]
    Keywords : Agile; Agile Project Methods; Agile Project Management; Project Management; Application; Management Consulting Industry;

    Abstract : Background & Purpose: With continuous changes occurring in the business environment new project methods have emerged to accommodate the new needs. This has resulted in that the traditional ways to manage projects have become rigid which has given rise to the new concept of agile. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. Evaluation and recommendations for an improved sustainability management in infrastructure projects at ÅF

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Johanna Wersäll; [2019]
    Keywords : Infrastructure project; project management; sustainability; sustainable development; key factors; railway; Infrastrukturprojekt; projektledning; hållbarhet; hållbar utveckling; nyckelfaktorer; järnväg;

    Abstract : The infrastructure sector is essential for the social development in relation to for example urbanisation, but the infrastructure sector also has a negative impact on the environment. Infrastructure projects are part of the UN SDG and is an important factor regarding sustainable development. READ MORE

  5. 5. Cross-cultural Project Management and Intercultural Communication Competencies in Non-profit Organizations

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Dalia Rosa; Dzhumakhon Karimov; [2018]
    Keywords : Culture; Project Management; International Project Management; Cross-cultural Project Management; Intercultural competencies; Intercultural communication; Multicultural teams; Non-profit Organizations; NPO.;

    Abstract : This dissertation aims to contribute to the knowledge on Cross-cultural Project Management. The concept of culture brings a huge complexity to this study, since there are no conventions about its definition and the concept continues to be on debate. READ MORE