Essays about: "resistance to change"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 353 essays containing the words resistance to change.

  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. The Matrix Behind Womanhood : Political Ideology and Substantive Representation of Women in Poland

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Dominique Keizer; [2021]
    Keywords : Substantive representation; Womanhood; Poland;

    Abstract : In 2015 the Polish political environment saw a sudden change with the election of PiS (Prawo i Sprawiedliwość/Law and Justice), a conservative right-wing wing party that became the ruling voice in society. Due to the interconnectedness of politics and religion, the role of the Catholic church gained prevalence leading to a shift in the preferred discursive practices. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. 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