Essays about: "the influence of culture on project management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 25 essays containing the words the influence of culture on project management.

  1. 1. Weaving the Circle: Exploring the potential and challenges to upcycle post-industrial textile waste of an outdoor apparel company

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Dylan Giordano; [2019]
    Keywords : Post-industrial textile waste; Textile Upcycling; Sustainable Supply Chain Management; Circular Business Models; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The textile industry is known for its complex global supply chains and being subject to a raft of sustainability issues. As renowned apparel brands begin to adopt circular economy principles to close their material loop, upcycling of post-industrial waste streams presents a promising solution. READ MORE

  2. 2. Strengthening the safety culture by an innovative project : A change project in the mining industry

    University essay from KTH/Medicinteknik och hälsosystem

    Author : Sandra Strömbom; [2018]
    Keywords : safety culture; healthy work place; accident rate; work environment; säkerhetskultur; säkra och hälsosamma arbetsplatser; olycksstatistik; arbetsmiljö;

    Abstract : Strengthening the safety culture with the aim to build safe and healthy workplaces is in focus for many organizations. Safety and health is affected by various factors as for example systematic safety management, management focus, an informed culture, participation, involvement, social processes and empowerment. READ MORE

  3. 3. "Why not let us?" : Recognition and participation of samebys in a national park project: The case of Vålådalen-Sylarna-Helags

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Suzanne Gignoux; [2017]
    Keywords : conservation; Saami; sameby; Sweden; discursive institutionalism; conflict management; miljövård; same; samebyar; Sverige; diskursiv institutionalism; konflikthantering;

    Abstract : With different interests at stake, conservation is at the centre of power relations and negotiations over how best to manage a landscape, and is thus a potential source of conflicts, not only about how to manage the land, but also more importantly about what is just. In 2008 Sweden's National Park Plan, the creation of a national park in the area of Vålådalen-Sylarna-Helags in the county of Jämtland was recommended. READ MORE

  4. 4. Musikarrangemang som hållbarhetsstrategi i Lindängen : projekt och processer i den urbana områdesutvecklingen

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Anna Sommardal; [2017]
    Keywords : medborgardeltagande; samverkan; projektprocesser; områdesutveckling; social hållbarhet; socialt kapital; kultur; pianon; musik; Lindängen; Lindängenstyle; boundary objects;

    Abstract : Denna masteruppsats bygger på en fallstudie av ett samskapande musikprojekt som genomfördes våren 2016 i ett bostadsområde av lokala aktörer och boende, tillsammans med uppsatsförfattaren. Lindängen, platsen där projektet ägde rum är ett miljonprogramsområde i utkanten av Malmö, med en ung befolkning och problematik som segregering och social exklusion. READ MORE

  5. 5. Achieving business impact with IT : A qualitative study of the practice and theory of driving change with technology, interaction and service design

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Jakob Persson; [2017]
    Keywords : benefits management; IT strategy; project management; user experience; ux; interaction design; service design; impact mapping;

    Abstract : As our society becomes more and more digitalized, IT projects play an increasingly important role. The relatively high failure rates in IT projects have spurred the development of methods and models to improve success rate by managing for outcomes rather than constraints. READ MORE