Essays about: "short and long-term challenges"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 69 essays containing the words short and long-term challenges.

  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. Achieving a strategically aligned project portfolio : A case study on the Project Portfolio Management activities of selecting projects and allocating resources in a matrix organisation

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för ekonomisk och industriell utveckling; Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för ekonomisk och industriell utveckling

    Author : Fredrik Lundell; Victor Roxlin; [2021]
    Keywords : Project portfolio management; PPM; portfolio alignment to strategy; selecting projects; allocating resources; matrix organisation; qualitative case study.;

    Abstract : Project portfolio management (PPM) is considered a central part for achieving intended strategies for organisations. However, only a percentage of strategies are actually realised, and whilst much previous research has focused on the formulation of strategies, less has been directed towards the realisation. READ MORE

  3. 3. International Payments, Trade Finance & Blockchain : A qualitative study about the impact of blockchain implementation

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Amanda Grandin; Maria Eriksson; [2021]
    Keywords : Blockchain; Trade Finance; Supply Chain Finance; International Payments; Efficiency; Transparency;

    Abstract : The digitalization of our world is happening at a rapid pace. In the last few years there has been an avalanche of new technologies that could benefit businesses, such as; artificial intelligence, internet of things and blockchain. READ MORE

  4. 4. Improving working conditions at farm level : the role for food retailer Ahold Delhaize

    University essay from SLU/Department of Molecular Sciences

    Author : Jorieke Bergacker; [2021]
    Keywords : corporate social responsibility; food value chains; ethical sustainable sourcing; social sustainability; human rights; working conditions; multi-tier sustainable supply chain management; sub- supplier-buyer relations; certifications; social practice theory;

    Abstract : Food retailers are increasingly held responsible for the impact they have in and on societies. Unfortunately, many social and environmental challenges occur beyond their direct sphere of influence, at distanced sites in multiple-layered production chains. READ MORE

  5. 5. The reallocation of capital towards green investments : A study on the EU Taxonomy Regulations

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Keywords : EU-Taxonomy; sustainable investments; capital allocation; asset management; financial markets; Europe; finance; EU-taxonomi; hållbara investeringar; kapitalallokering; kapitalförvaltning; finansmarknader; Europa; finans;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to investigate how the introduction of the EU Taxonomy for sustainable activities will affect investors capital allocation towards green investments, and how it will impact the financial market. This master thesis has been conducted with a qualitative approach and semi-structured interviews. READ MORE