Essays about: "organizational learning"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 216 essays containing the words organizational learning.

  1. 1. The Finance Function of Car Corporations in the Age of Digitalization - Case Study: Volvo Cars

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Kristian Ivancic; Jakob Nilsson; [2019-06-20]
    Keywords : Automotive; Organizational Transformation; Scrum; Finance Function;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to analyze the affects of the current market change due to digitalizationin Volvo Cars finance function. An extended literature search was made in order togather information regarding the current marketplace, and in what direction it is heading.Further, a case study within the finance function of Volvo Cars was done. READ MORE

  2. 2. From government to network governance - Exploring the governance of complex societal problems

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Amanda Kinnunen; Stewart Rebecca; [2019]
    Keywords : public sector governance; network governance; new public management; institutional logics; municipality; hierarchy; organizational culture; organisational structure; bureaucracy;

    Abstract : The demands placed on governmental organizations by society have become increasingly diverse, unpredictable and interconnected with the rise of complex societal problems. The failure of traditional forms of government to manage the diversity of citizens’ needs has led to calls for more adaptable and networked forms of governance. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. Learning enablers or strategy makers? : Senior executive leadership in knowledge management processes and activities

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Michael Hårdstål; [2019]
    Keywords : knowledge management; leadership; strategy; knowledge sharing;

    Abstract : Senior executives occupy central positions within organizations, and as such their leadership has significant impact on the outcomes of their companies, which is linked to the strategic fit between the knowledge management strategy, intellectual capital and the organizational culture. The purpose of this study is therefore to increase the understanding of how senior executives and their leadership in knowledge intense firms influence knowledge management processes and activities within their organizations. READ MORE

  5. 5. Organizational Learning and Capabilities in Private Equity - A Case Study of Nordic Capital's Investment in Bambora

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Catinka Åman Träger; Tina Dalaei; [2019]
    Keywords : Case Study; Organizational Learning; Organizational Capabilities; Entrepreneurial Private Equity; Private Equity;

    Abstract : Our thesis aims to examine organizational learning and capabilities in a private equity setting: we examine how private equity firms gain, use, and transfer knowledge. We do this through a single case study of Nordic Capital's investment in payments, and in particular their successful investment case Bambora (2014-2017), where a new firm was created through an an aggressive M&A and operational value creation agenda. READ MORE