Search for dissertations about: "Balanced Scorecards"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 swedish dissertations containing the words Balanced Scorecards.

  1. 1. Exploring the Use of Balanced Scorecards in a Swedish Health Care Organization

    University dissertation from Institutionen för konstruktions- och produktionsteknik

    Author : Beata Kollberg; Jens Jörn Dahlgaard; Per-Olof Brehmer; Johnny Lind; [2003]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Balanced Scorecard; kvalitetsförbättring; verksamhetsmätningar; implementering; TECHNOLOGY Industrial engineering and economy Industrial organisation; administration and economics; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Industriell teknik och ekonomi Industriell organisation; administration och ekonomi;

    Abstract : Due to an extensive decentralization in the County Council of Östergötland during the 1980s, the demands on follow-up reports have increased on the production units. In order to support the units in following up their organizations, the board of the County Council decided to implement Total Quality Management in the beginning of the 1990s. READ MORE

  2. 2. Strategic Business and IT Alignment Addressing Assessment and Governance

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Enrique Javier Silva Molina; Torsten Cegrell; Marten Schönherr; [2010]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Enterprise Architecture; Strategic Business and IT Alignment; IT Governance; Business Governance; Business Process Simulation; Balanced Scorecards; IT Services; ITIL; COBIT; TECHNOLOGY Information technology; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik;

    Abstract : Strategic business and IT alignment assessment is growing in importance. Different assessment methods have been used to try to pursue the complexity of this dynamic and evolutionary alignment. READ MORE

  3. 3. Navigating in the knowledge era : metaphors and stories in the construction of Skandia's navigator

    University dissertation from Stockholm : School of Business, Stockholm University

    Author : Sofie Roy; Peter Dobers; ; [2003]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; knowledge; knowledge management; situated practice; balanced scorecards; linguistic tools; metaphors; stories; storymaking; storyspreading.; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi; Business Administration; företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : Within the dominant knowledge management literature, knowledge is often treated as a given, codifiable, and sharable strategic resource. Various tools have been developed to manage knowledge, and the focus of this thesis is on one such tool; the balanced scorecard. READ MORE

  4. 4. Explorations in Values Awareness Elicitation of Consumer Preferences for Information Systems Development

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Computer and Systems Sciences, Stockholm University

    Author : Eric-Oluf Svee; Jelena Zdravkovic; Paul Johannesson; Fredrik Björck; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; requirements engineering; business-IT alignment; consumer preferences; informatik med systemvetenskap; Informatics and System Science;

    Abstract : The need for complex software to coordinate the activities of modern enterprises has become a necessity for their success. As business sectors are rapidly reshaped, organizations become global, and consumers have a seemingly endless degree of choice, these competitive conditions require software engineers to incorporate consumer values—personal judgments based on comparative, preferential experiences—into the design of such supporting software. READ MORE

  5. 5. Scenarios for Flood Risk Management Strategies Integration in Mozambique A backcasting approach for the case of the Limpopo River Basin

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Computer and Systems Sciences, Stockholm University

    Author : Avelino Isaias Mondlhane; Oliver Popov; Adiel Teixeira de Almeida; [2018]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Flood risk management strategies; scenario planning; backcasting; MCDA; risk; hazards; exposure; vulnerability; data- och systemvetenskap; Computer and Systems Sciences;

    Abstract : Flood risk management strategic planning with long-term perspectives is a complex problem, for which the solution requires a multidisciplinary and multi-paradigm approach. A significant dimension of this complexity arises from the need to include or add a participatory mode to the solution process, which amounts to a requirement that all stakeholders, ranging from decision makers to experts and beneficiaries, be involved in the decision making. READ MORE