Essays about: "systems thinking"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 260 essays containing the words systems thinking.

  1. 1. Devulcanization and reuse of peroxide cured EPDM rubber for a greener world

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik

    Author : Emelie Broman; [2021]
    Keywords : Peroxide devulcanization; Reuse; Waste management; Participatory Action Research; Design Thinking; Peroxid devulkanisering; återanvändning; avfallshantering; Participatory Action Research; Design Thinking;

    Abstract : Waste management of vulcanized rubber is a serious environmental problem as the molecular structure formed during the process complicates recycling. Due to this, researchers have developed a process that can break the strong bonds and return the rubber to its original state. READ MORE

  2. 2. Total cost analysis of direct deliveries from the supplier as an alternative to own warehousing

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Kommunikations- och transportsystemLinköpings universitet/Tekniska fakulteten; Linköpings universitet/Kommunikations- och transportsystemLinköpings universitet/Tekniska fakulteten

    Author : Lovisa Lindblom; Andrea Simonsson-Annas; [2021]
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    Abstract : Företag A är i tankarna om att genomföra en logistisk förändring för att kunna uppnå en ökad lönsamhet. I dagsläget har företag A ett eget lager i Stockholm där två olika typer av vätskor utgör en del av varusortimentet. READ MORE

  3. 3. Towards Regenerative (Agri)Cultures. An ethnographic case study of integrated socio-ecological restoration at the Hof Lebensberg community farm, Germany

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Cina Tanzarella; [2021]
    Keywords : Socio-Ecological Systems; System Thinking; Regenerative Agriculture; Agroecology; Ecosystem Restoration; Sustainability Transformations; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Agriculture is today the human activity most vulnerable to Climate Change, and one of its leading causes. Regenerative Agriculture offers powerful tools to restore ecosystems, without sacrificing abundant food production; nevertheless, a systematic adoption of such practices is incompatible with the existing economic structures and calls for a radical societal change. READ MORE

  4. 4. How the Covid-19 pandemic has affected the leadership and the direction of the organization

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Institutionen för kvalitets- och maskinteknik

    Author : Sharmineh Kakoulidis; Dekyi Hederstedt; [2021]
    Keywords : Covid-19 pandemic; TQM Total quality management ; change management; direction of the organization; customer need; organizational culture; leadership during crisis; empathy; digital communication channels; digital competence; value-based leadership; self-leadership; authentic-leadership; goal oriented leadership; empathetic leadership; trust based leadership; health-enhancing leadership; systems thinking; innovation; creativity; team; togetherness; reflection; conscious decisions; profitability; work smarter; Covid-19 pandemin; TQM Total quality management ; förändringsledning; ledning av organisation; kund behov; organisationskultur; leda under kris; empati; digitala kommunikationskanaler; digital kompetens; värdebaserat ledarskap; själv ledarskap; autentiskt ledarskap; målorienterat ledarskap; empatiskt ledarskap; tillitsbaserat ledarskap; hälsofrämjande ledarskap; systems thinking; innovation; kreativitet; grupp; togetherness; reflektion; medvetna beslut; lönsamhet; arbeta smartare;

    Abstract : Syftet med denna magisteruppsats har varit att utforska hur Covid-19 pandemin har påverkat ledarskapet och organisationens riktning.    Covid-19 pandemin har påverkar olika delar av ledarskapet. Resultaten visar tydligt att chefer känner sig överbelastade eftersom de måste hantera många administrativa uppgifter och alternerande möten. READ MORE

  5. 5. Food for transformation – food for thought : The development of transformative capacity of niche initiatives in the Greater Cape Town area and the Stockholm city-region

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Stockholm Resilience Centre

    Author : Märta Jacobson; [2021]
    Keywords : food systems; transformation; transformative capacity; scaling; seeds;

    Abstract : As the global food system causes environmental degradation and contributes to detrimental health effects, a transformation is vital for a sustainable and fair future for all. Research on food system transformation and the role of food initiatives have increased. READ MORE