Essays about: "manager challenges"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 107 essays containing the words manager challenges.

  1. 1. Optimizing the Cash Reserve in a Portfolio of US Life Insurance Policies

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Alva Happe; Wassim Seifeddine; [2022]
    Keywords : portfolio optimization; risk management; monte carlo; value at risk; life settlements; longevity risk; cash reserve; closed-end fund;

    Abstract : Hoarding a too large cash reserve is often unfavourable due to lost investment opportunities. Similarly, an insufficient cash reserve can be detrimental, as one might fail to meet payment obligations. Finding the optimal balance is nothing that is done in the blink of an eye, particularly when the underlying variable is stochastic, e.g. READ MORE

  2. 2. "With a Little Help from My Friends" : Project Managers' Perceptions of Self-Leadership

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Handelshögskolan (from 2013)

    Author : Malin Ahlén; [2022]
    Keywords : Project Management; self-leadership; self-awareness; collective intelligence; Projektledning; självledarskap; självinsikt; kollektiv intelligens;

    Abstract : This qualitative study is about project managers’ perceptions of self-leadership and its benefits and challenges for the project managers, the team, and the project result. The study has been implemented by conducting semi-structured interviews with ten project managers from diverse cultural backgrounds, ages, and work sectors with experience of self-leadership. READ MORE

  3. 3. Råvaruförsörjning av grot : försörjningskedjan vid Södra Skog

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Economics

    Author : Erik Leijonhufvud; [2022]
    Keywords : primära skogsbränslen; processkartläggning; processbaserad verksamhetsutveckling; skogsbränslen;

    Abstract : Sverige håller på att utvecklas från ett samhälle beroende av fossilbaserade bränslen och produkter till en bioekonomi. Detta innebär att vi måste öka andelen förnyelsebar råvara för att kunna ställa om till en mer biobaserad ekonomi. READ MORE

  4. 4. IMPLEMENTING SUSTAINABILITY IN A FAST-GROWING SCALE-UP COMPANY - A CASE STUDY IN THE MEDTECH INDUSTRY School

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Alice Karlsson; [2021-07-08]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Sustainability Development Goals; Value Chain; Growth; Goals; Communication; SDG 3; SDG 12; Good Health and Well-Being; Responsible Production and Consumption;

    Abstract : As sustainability is becoming an increasingly important part of society, not only from a societal and environmental perspective but also, from a corporate one (Nidumolu et al., 2009; Evans et al. READ MORE

  5. 5. Impact of Industry 4.0 on the Supply Chain of Zagros Petrochemical Company

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO)

    Author : Mynudden Zikria Bahar; Ghazal Rostami; [2021]
    Keywords : Supply Chain Management; Industry 4.0; Information and Communication Technology; Business Intelligence; Multi-Channel Network; Zagros Petrochemical Company;

    Abstract : Industry 4.0 is a concept that emphasizes system and process automation, digitalization, and data interchange in the workplace. Its purpose is to create a smart factory that will cut lead times and increase system productivity by responding to client demand or unforeseen circumstances. READ MORE