Essays about: "tacit knowledge"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 124 essays containing the words tacit knowledge.

  1. 1. Keys to business longevity : a study on knowledge transfer in family farm businesses

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Hanna Nyberg; [2020]
    Keywords : farm business; family business; knowledge conversion; knowledge creation; knowledge sharing; organizational knowledge; organizational learning; succession;

    Abstract : Why some companies fail before second generation while others survive through centuries is a fundamental puzzle for business research. Contradictory to most business sectors, the agricultural sector is characterized by being owned and driven by families over generations. READ MORE

  2. 2. Knowledge Sharing in the Public Sector: An Affordance Approach of ICT

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Yvonne Fedorková; Antonia Gott; [2020]
    Keywords : Knowledge sharing; Information and Communications Technology; Affordance; Public Sector; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Research question: How do the affordances of information and communications technology support knowledge sharing in the public sector? Contribution: With this study, we aim to contribute to the literature of qualitative research on knowledge sharing within the context of the public sector. Adapting an affordance perspective we focus on the employees’ use of information and communications technology (ICT). READ MORE

  3. 3. From Public Service to Corporate Positions: A Critical Policy Analysis on Swedish Regulation of Public Officials Transitioning to Non-State Activities

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Rättssociologiska institutionen

    Author : Heraclitos Muhire; [2020]
    Keywords : public officials; public sector; private sector; revolving door; policy analysis; WPR; capitalist realism; hegemony; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The topic of government and state officials leaving public service for the private sector has been a recurring talking point in the last decades with multiple countries in the OECD enacting different forms of regulation to contain potential conflicts of interest. In Sweden, legislation specifically regulating the phenomenon was not passed until 2018, when the Act Concerning Restrictions in the Event of Ministers and State Secretaries Transitioning to Non-state Activities (2018:676) (henceforth the Act) was enacted. READ MORE

  4. 4. The hidden cost of knowledge transfer in the OS strategy from the manager’s lens

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi; Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi

    Author : Ghiwa Kazan; Diana Portela; [2020]
    Keywords : Micro-level; knowledge transfer; offshoring of services; known and unknown; hidden costs; managerial levels;

    Abstract : Companies that engage in captive offshoring activities as part of their strategic decisions, experience “known and unknown” hidden costs during its implementation influencing a firm’s performance. In this sense, analyzing the hidden costs of the knowledge transfer from different managerial levels and perspectives contributes to conceptualize and enrich the OS literature from the experience of a case study. READ MORE

  5. 5. Learning in New Space : Knowledge Sourcing for Innovation in Northern Swedish New Space Companies

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

    Author : Metallinos Log Filip Nikitas; Persson Sandra Lipic; [2020]
    Keywords : New Space industry; downstream; upstream; innovation; knowledge sourcing; knowledge ecosystem; collaboration; monitoring; networks; mobility; industry events; periphery;

    Abstract : The New Space industry is a novel branch of the space industry focusing on innovation and commercialization. It experiences very swift growth, although only a fraction of this growth has taken place in Sweden. READ MORE