Search for dissertations about: "Managers"

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  1. 1. The people dimension in manufacturing strategy: operators and managers

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Nina Edh; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Manufacturing strategy; Behavioral operations; People; Operators; Managers; Strategic consensus;

    Abstract : The manufacturing strategy (MS) field has largely focused on the MS content, and not so much on the people dimension of MS or on the process of bringing the MS out in organizations. Within companies, there is often a lack of a joint view of MS; different hierarchical levels view the strategy differently. READ MORE

  2. 2. Involving individuals in the manufacturing strategy formation: Strategic consensus among workers and managers

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Nina Edh Mirzaei; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2015]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Manufacturing strategy; strategic consensus; behavioural operations; workers; managers;

    Abstract : Decisions made and actions taken by individuals in the operations function impact the formation of a company’s manufacturing strategy (MS). Therefore, it is important that the MS is understood and agreed on by all employees, that is, strategic consensus among the individuals in the operations function is essential. READ MORE

  3. 3. Senior Managers and Lean The importance of becoming a practitioner

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Jonas Renström; KTH.; Högskolan i Gävle.; Högskolan i Gävle.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Lean; leadership; management; Lean management; senior managers; Lean implementation;

    Abstract : Considered to be one of the most influential paradigms in manufacturing, Lean has developed and expanded beyond the shop floor and manufacturing environment of the auto industry. Lean is considered to be applicable throughout organizations and other industries besides manufacturing. READ MORE

  4. 4. Managers' identity work experiences from introspective management training

    University dissertation from Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Thomas Andersson; Högskolan i Skövde.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Other social sciences Civics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Övrig samhällsvetenskap Samhällsvetenskap; Humanities and Social sciences; Humaniora-samhällsvetenskap;

    Abstract : The study takes its point of departure in the complex relation between “being yourself” and being manager, i.e. the struggle between what one ought to do as a representative of an organizations and what one want to do as a person. Introspective management training constitutes one extreme of focusing on the person in this matter, i. READ MORE

  5. 5. Minerals and Managers: production contexts as evidence for social organization in Zimbabwean prehistory

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Archaeology and Ancient History

    Author : Lorraine Swan; Uppsala universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : Archaeology; Zimbabwean past; farming communities; environment; mineral resources; mineral production; social organization; social change; Arkeologi;

    Abstract : In the Zimbabwean past, farming societies utilized mineral resources for their own use and for exchange to local and regional populations, as well as to markets beyond African borders. Successful agriculture was constrained by environmental hazards, principally unpredictable and often inadequate rainfall. READ MORE