Search for dissertations about: "thesis on operations management"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 294 swedish dissertations containing the words thesis on operations management.

  1. 11. 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. 12. Exploring the Shadows of Project Management

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Jan Wickenberg; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2004]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Industriell teknik och ekonomi; Industrial engineering and economy; project management; organization theory; formal organization; informal organization; shadow system; project management framework;

    Abstract : The project has become a preferred way of organizing work. Two major reasons for this trend are demands for increased market responsiveness and the empowering of workgroups in order to improve employee commitment. READ MORE

  3. 13. On the use of Visual planning in teams -Exploring sticky notes in product development

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Björn Söderberg; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2012]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Produktionsteknik; Manufacturing engineering; Övriga teknikvetenskaper; Other technology; Visual planning; product development; teams; project; cross-functional;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates Visual planning, a method used in teams for planning and controlling product development projects. Cross-functional teams have shown to be effective at accelerating product development, but also make it difficult to coordinate the work and puts high demands on communication and knowledge exchange. READ MORE

  4. 14. Organizing project-based operations The interplay of content, context and social processes

    University dissertation from Stockholm, Sweden : Kungliga Tekniska högskolan

    Author : Maxim Miterev; KTH.; [2017]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; project-based operations; project-based organization; PBO; contingency; new institutionalism; organization theory; organization design; Industriell ekonomi och organisation; Industrial Engineering and Management;

    Abstract : Project-based organizations (PBOs) are becoming increasingly widespread and important for the modern economy and society. Thus, they attact significant scholarly attention to their distinctive features. The unit of analysis employed by the majority of the studies is the project-based organization as a whole. READ MORE

  5. 15. Essays on manufacturing-related management accounting

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Andreas Myrelid; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; operations management; performance measurement; decision making; verksamhetsstyrning; prestationsmätning; beslutsfattande;

    Abstract : In general companies continuously have to improve their operations to be able to survive in the global competition. They have to be better in utilizing their resources today compared to what they were yesterday. The production systems have changed during the 20th century and factories today do not look like they did hundred years ago. READ MORE