Essays about: "modern business environment"

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  1. 1. How do managers handle their time? A descriptive study about the Temporal Dispositions of middle- and low-level managers : Exploring the correlation between Time urgency and Pacing styles

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

    Author : Myasnik Galstyan; Hebron Tuji; [2019]
    Keywords : Temporal disposition; Time urgency; Pacing style; Manager;

    Abstract : In modern business environment, time becomes more and more valuable resource fororganizations. The way managers will organize their time for completing managerialtasks, will influence not only job performance but inner feelings and job satisfaction,and, eventually, organizational performance. READ MORE

  2. 2. EVALUATION OF IKEA AS A SUSTAINABLE FORESTRY ACTOR IN THE CONTEXT OF INDIA

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Emma Åberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Corporate Social Responsibility CSR ; IKEA; sustainability forestry; legitimacy; external stakeholders; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The ubiquity of the concept of corporate social responsibility (CSR) allows for it to be carried across all spectrums of society and moulded to fit a variety of different norms and understandings. Despite the lack of a universal definition, the modern-day understanding of CSR is heavily based upon corporation’s environmental and sustainable development practices. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Sustainable Place to Work : An exploratory study of Sustainable HRM’s contribution to Employer Attractiveness

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

    Author : Hanna Hjalmarsson; Melina Åhlenius; [2019]
    Keywords : Social Sustainability; Human Resource Management; Sustainable HRM; Employer Attractiveness; Consultancy;

    Abstract : Although sustainability within human resource management has increasingly received attention amongst scholars and practitioners, not enough has been done to demonstrate how the concept of Sustainable HRM translates into practice. In the light of digitalization and globalization, knowledge-based actors within the modern business environment are facing rapid changes whereby the retainment of valuable skills and competencies has become crucial for ensuring competitive advantage. READ MORE

  4. 4. Modern ‘Land Girls’

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Lotta-Kaisa Susanna Mustonen; [2019]
    Keywords : Keywords: female entrepreneurship; labour income differences; double-bind; family demography; gender equality; gender regimes; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Female entrepreneurs have been reported to choose self-employment for a variety of reasons, such as the flexibility of combining work and childcare. However, paradoxically female entrepreneurs may face double-bind situation where they are responsible for their business and are primary care givers of the family. READ MORE

  5. 5. HOW HAS TECHNOLOGY INFLUENCED FINANCIAL REPORTING PROCESS IN ACCOUNTING FIRMS? : An analysis of two international audit firms in Liberia

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

    Author : PRISCA ENOW ETCHI; SYLVIA FREEMAN TARKPAH; [2019]
    Keywords : AUTOMATION; FINANCIAL REPORTING; TECHNOLOGY; AUDITING FIRMS;

    Abstract : Technology helps firms maintain data flow, track processes and maintain employee records. Technology makes it possible for firms to operate efficiently and effectively with minimal manpower and helps to reduce operating costs. READ MORE