Essays about: "rewards and recognition"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 essays containing the words rewards and recognition.

  1. 1. Using games as educational tools : An evaluation of a game for children to train facial expression recognition

    University essay from KTH/Medieteknik och interaktionsdesign, MID

    Author : Ewoud van der Heide; [2018]
    Keywords : Facial expression; Emotion; Game; Children; Education;

    Abstract : Facial expressions play a large role in non verbal communication. Research shows promising results for using games to improve facial expression recognition in children with autism spectrum disorder. Games are effective educational tools and are successful in motivating students. READ MORE

  2. 2. Improving the knowledge management structures at a Swedish construction company : A case study investigating the new and expansive construction company Serneke

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande; KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Oskar Boman; Victor Wenger; [2017]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Knowledge management has been studied for decades. Previous case studies within the Swedish construction industry have uncovered common problems but also a reluctance for change. This master’s thesis will examine the structural problems, solutions and provide implementation suggestions at Serneke. READ MORE

  3. 3. Influence of consumer behaviour on the circular economy application. The case study of a revival strategy for home textiles at IKEA.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Giulia Mariani; [2016]
    Keywords : consumers’ disposal behaviour; home textiles; waste handling strategies; drivers and barriers for circular systems; environmental awareness.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Notwithstanding the increasing environmental awareness among consumers, researchers do not witness a substantial shift in consumption and disposal behaviour of textiles. Since research on disposal behaviour of home textile products is currently limited, it is relevant to explore consumers’ decision-making when handling no-longer-wanted home textiles. READ MORE

  4. 4. A case study of how innovative companies manage and balance continuous innovation and continuous improvement in Sweden

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Avdelningen för kvalitetsteknik, maskinteknik och matematik

    Author : Jennie Näslund; [2016]
    Keywords : Total Quality Management; continuous improvement; continuous innovation; innovation management and company culture;

    Abstract : Background and problem Previously, management has focused on cost, lead time reduction and quality improvement for competiveness in the market. However, most researchers agree that in today´s highly competitive business environment quality is a necessity but not sufficient. READ MORE

  5. 5. Partially Observable Markov Decision Processes for Faster Object Recognition

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för datavetenskap och kommunikation (CSC)

    Author : Björgvin Olafsson; [2016]
    Keywords : pomdp; policy gradient; optimal control; object detection; computer vision; information rewards; fixation policy; observation model;

    Abstract : Object recognition in the real world is a big challenge in the field of computer vision. Given the potentially enormous size of the search space it is essential to be able to make intelligent decisions about where in the visual field to obtain information from to reduce the computational resources needed. READ MORE