Essays about: "sense-making"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 46 essays containing the word sense-making.

  1. 1. Making Sense of Fairness Perceptions in M&As; A People’s Perspective

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Julia Holitzner; Peter Schriemer; [2020]
    Keywords : Perceived Fairness; Organisational Justice; Sense-Making; M As; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to gain a deeper understanding of what leads an employee to judge an event as fair or unfair through the lens of sense-making, sense-breaking and sense-giving, within mergers or acquisitions. This study had an abductive qualitative case-study approach, mainly focusing on semi-structured interviews. READ MORE

  2. 2. Employees' perceptions of planned change communication during top-down initiated organisational changes

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för strategisk kommunikation

    Author : Maren Heida Pétursdóttir; [2020]
    Keywords : organisational change; employee communication; internal communication; sense-making; employee voice; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Continuous organisational changes worldwide have led to a considerable amount of research on this topic within various fields. Managers have generally been acknowledged as the most crucial stakeholders in organisational changes, leading to a majority of studies being from their perspective. READ MORE

  3. 3. Narrating Independence - A Narrative Analysis of Contemporary Estonian and Latvian Narratives about Independence

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Europastudier

    Author : Per Brishammar; [2020]
    Keywords : Estonia; Latvia; Historical Consciousness; Historical Narratives; Independence; European Studies; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : In 2018, several European nations celebrated their centennial anniversaries of independence. Two of them, Estonia and Latvia, had never been independent before 1918, and for these nations, the events surrounding independence therefore have a special meaning. READ MORE

  4. 4. Preschool teachers’ identity, emotions and appraisal of curriculum reform in Sweden : An exploratory case study

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för psykologi (PSY)

    Author : Katarzyna Stec; [2020]
    Keywords : educational reform; teachers’ emotions; change appraisal; Swedish preschool;

    Abstract : The paper examines teachers’ emotions and sense-making of an educational reform with ICTat focus. It takes on a cognitive lense, giving insight into teachers thoughts, emotions,experience with and appraisal of change, with purpose of aiding search for a good way tointroduce ICT. READ MORE

  5. 5. Defining Nature: Who’s Talking? The concept of nature in legal cases with Rights of Nature in Ecuador : a frame/framing analysis of interpretations of nature, underlying factors and recommended actions

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Laura Elisabeth Wolf; [2019]
    Keywords : rights of nature; Ecuador; framing; frames; nature; Ecuadorian constitutional court; defining nature; social constructivism;

    Abstract : Since 2008, the Ecuadorian constitution grants intrinsic rights to nature. However, scholars highlight the stark contrast between the intended philosophy of rights of nature (RoN) and its implementation. The concept of “nature” in the constitution is left relatively undefined, hence open for interpretation of any actor in court. READ MORE