Essays about: "resistance to change thesis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 147 essays containing the words resistance to change thesis.

  1. 1. Preparing for Change - An exploratory study on how Swedish organizations can implement strategic agility

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Agnes Knutsson; Isac Boukachabia; [2021-07-07]
    Keywords : Strategic agility; Implementing strategic agility; Key capabilities; Key challenges;

    Abstract : Today’s market is characterized by rapid change, which creates a challenge for companies as adapting to the continuous changes are becoming more important. The ability to respond to changes by adapting the strategic direction is becoming more important to sustain a competitive advantage. READ MORE

  2. 2. Embracing Transformative Technology to End Worker Exploitation : How Individual Resistance to Change Management Can Explain the Limited Adoption of Worker Monitoring Tools in Multinational Organizations.

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Alek Kahn; Yiping Jiang; Måns Nilsson; [2021]
    Keywords : forced labor; technology; social sustainability; CSR; monitoring tools; digital monitoring; resistance to change; technology change;

    Abstract : Background: The unethical treatment of factory workers is widespread, especially in developing countries. There is no international legal body with the jurisdiction to uphold universal labor rights. Hence, the responsibility to ensure worker well-being falls upon the multinational organizations that operate the supply chain. READ MORE

  3. 3. Organising Civil Resistance : Understanding the effects and dynamics of organisational structures on the outcome of civil resistance campaigns

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Lars Heuver; [2021]
    Keywords : Civil resistance; campaigns; organisational structures; nonviolent tactics; collective action;

    Abstract : The use of nonviolent tactics has become the most common way to achieve change. The field of civil resistance has been predominantly focussed on the dynamics related to the outcome, however, about the types of organisational structures that are most effective, is no general consensus, yet. READ MORE

  4. 4. The balance of redeployment: A case study of dental employees’ orientation to temporary downward redeployment and its implications

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Julia Carldén; Alice Idéhn; [2021]
    Keywords : Redeployment; Downward Redeployment; Temporary Redeployment; Sense of Coherence; SOC; Sweden; Public sector; Resistance; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Abstract Title: The balance of redeployment: A case study of dental employees’ orientation to temporary downward redeployment and its implications Authors: Julia Carldén & Alice Idéhn Supervisor: Tony Huzzard Submission Date: 21st of May, 2021 Purpose: The purpose of this thesis is to qualitatively examine the phenomenon of temporary downward redeployment, thus gaining a deeper understanding of the subject in order to contribute to an otherwise overlooked part of the redeployment field where the main focus previously has been on upward mobility. Methodology: This thesis has conducted a qualitative research study with an inductive approach. READ MORE

  5. 5. The change agent’s role in accelerating sustainability : A case study in a construction company

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för industriell ekonomi

    Author : Henrik Åkesson; Ulrika Zenk Conte; [2021]
    Keywords : change management practices; change agent; dual operating system; change resistance; sustainability;

    Abstract : The main purpose of this thesis has been to study the change agent’s role in accelerating sustainability in the construction sector. A case study was conducted in a large construction company (~9000 employees) with an ambitious sustainability profile. READ MORE