The IT function in organizations is under pressure to proof how they realize value for the business. IT Governance is often seen as a solution for this issue. IT Governance consists of the leadership and organizational structures and processes that ensure that the enterprise its IT sustains and extends its strategies and objectives.
The goal of this project would be to contribute to the knowledge concerning global talent management (GTM) and also the role of social networks. Present problems and circumstances are to blame for the need of GTM inside multinational corporations (MNCs). Elements, instruments
A lot of research has been made in order to know the idea of first mover advantages and second mover advantages but the experts are divided in their opinions of which factors are affecting and to what magnitude these elements influence the firms. So, the objective of this dissertation was to develop a framework that unifies and points out the factors indicating first-mover advantages and second-mover advantages. The significance of these factors was examined in 3 diverse industries; private banking, ice-cream industry and the mobile phone industry.
Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) have been in existence in the United States of America for the past several decades making there way into global market. REITs own income producing real estate and enjoy special tax status on confirming to certain stipulations. While
Managerial activities can change as the organizations and their environment change. The organization at Volvo Trucks has gone through several transformations the past years, and that has affected the role of the managers within the organization. The managers responsibilities have increased as
There is evidence that the most widely accepted theories and models of judgment, decision making and reasoning are inadequate because they do not accurately describe what people do or are able to do when making decisions… Contents Chapter I: Introduction Research on
The relation between ownership and corporate performance has been an important and debated subject within the corporate governance framework, for that it has received considerable attention previously. As the relation indicated by traditional agency theory is that ownership is an important determinant
For entrepreneurs it can be difficult to attract investors. The business plan is a well-known document for that purpose, and is used widely by entrepreneurs and companies. With this in mind, several questions arise. What information in a business plan is important?
Entrepreneurship has become an important issue in the modern society where the business landscape consists of many small and medium sized firms. These firms have all been started by an entrepreneur who has identified and business idea and developed that idea into
The subprime crisis has largely brought out uncertainty of financial actors in the real estate sector. In this context, we try to apprehend the performance of these specific SIICs investment vehicles related to financial, economic and managerial influences, by quantifying their stock performance