Essays about: "mintzberg"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 17 essays containing the word mintzberg.

  1. 1. Self-leadership in managerial work: the case of middle managers

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap; Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Patrik Larsson; Petronella Rundwall; [2017]
    Keywords : Self Leadership; Behavioural-focused strategies; Middle manager; Managerial roles; Operational roles; Managerial work;

    Abstract : Background: The middle managers’ managerial work is characterised by the absence of clarityand structure around the work practice and implies excessive responsibility on the individual toorganise the work. Self-leadership is a tool for individuals to become more effective in their work and can provide middle managers with guidance in their unstructured work. READ MORE


    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för industriell ekonomi

    Author : Sven Hagnerud; [2015]
    Keywords : line-staff; organization; notion of general management; weber; fayol; bureaucracy; mintzberg; professional organization; machinistic organization;

    Abstract : The concept of line-staff has had a very big impact of how organizations are governed and how they are built up. Few recognize the immense influence of Fayol´s perspective on daily work within organizations and the perspective of line-staff is seldom brought to discussion. READ MORE

  3. 3. Part-time employment within the Swedish retail business : – A study of part-time employment from a management perspective

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Företagsekonomi; Högskolan Dalarna/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Johanna Dahlman; Anna Engberg; [2015]
    Keywords : Part-time employment; manager’s role; Swedish food retail business; leadership; leadership role.;

    Abstract : Research question: How has the presence of PT employees affected the role of managers in the Swedish food retail business? Research purpose: The purpose of this paper was to describe the change that accompanies part-time employment from a management perspective, and particularly, describe how the presence of part-time employment has influenced the role of the manager within the Swedish food retail business.Conceptual framework: The main focused in this chapter is directed towards the role of managers. READ MORE

  4. 4. A study of strategy within the shipping business

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för sjöfart och marin teknik

    Author : Anders Lutteman; Victor Eriksson; [2015]
    Keywords : Emergent Strategy; Offshore; Shipping; Strategy; Systematic Combining;

    Abstract : The offshore industry is a volatile and financially demanding industry. The BlackGold is the single most important factor for the offshore industry. Having a strategyon paper and deliver it in reality are two different things. READ MORE

  5. 5. Identifying Barriers with Joint Venture Implementation : Empirical Evidence on Petia

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Biro Lotti; Carl Axén; Erik Mosher; [2014]
    Keywords : Developing countries; Emerging markets; Bulgaria; Low-cost countries; International expansion; Low-labor costs; PESTEL Analysis; Cultural Dimensions; Joint Venture; Legal factors; Barriers to entry;

    Abstract : In order for the companies to continue existing and stay competitive in today’s business world, they must go international. More and more researchers are stating how all companies should expand to new and existing markets. Emerging markets are showing more and more potential for growth and customer demand. READ MORE