Search for dissertations about: "Erik Bjurström"

Found 5 swedish dissertations containing the words Erik Bjurström.

  1. 1. Creating New Attention in Management Control

    Author : Erik Bjurström; Jan Lindvall; Cecilia Lindholm; Hanno Roberts; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : Business studies; Attention; Attention-directing; Attention-based view of the firm; Framing; Sensemaking; Practice; Practice theory; Knowledge Management; Management Control; Management Accounting; Performance Measurement; Performance Management; Non-financial; Human Resources; Intangible Assets; Employee Health; Företagsekonomi; Business Studies; företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : The need to focus and economize on scarce attention is increasingly being acknowledged within management accounting and control literature. The aim of this study is to investigate how practitioners go about creating new concepts and measurements to induce attention towards new issues and as-pects of strategic importance for the organization. READ MORE

  2. 2. Exploring Purposeful use of Innovation Self-assessments

    Author : Helena Blackbright; Tomas Backström; Peter Johansson; Erik Bjurström; Inger G. Stensaker; Mälardalens högskola; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Innovation and Design; innovation och design;

    Abstract : Innovation management is a multidimensional practice characterized by the requirement of a constant renewal to maintain an organization’s relative innovativeness. A practice highly characterized by a requirement to handle uncertainty, risk, and long lead times, which requires an active management of both the prerequisites of today and a yet-undefined future. READ MORE

  3. 3. Improving project performance in product development

    Author : Catarina Bojesson; Mats Jackson; Anette Strömberg; Erik Bjurström; Anna Öhrwall Rönnbäck; Mälardalens högskola; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; Innovation and Design; innovation och design;

    Abstract : The development of new products and processes is a crucial point of competition and due to the rapid technological development and strong international competition, companies are being forced to design better products faster and more efficiently. In the last two decades large companies in particular have developed increasingly sophisticated models, process descriptions, structures and routines for how to steer and manage their often large and complex projects. READ MORE

  4. 4. INNOVATION AUDITING THE AUDIT & THE AUDITOR : (from the perspective of the internal auditor)

    Author : Helena Karlsson; Erik Bjurström; Huizingh Eelko; Mälardalens högskola; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; Innovation and Design; innovation och design;

    Abstract : There are many innovation audits that aim to contribute to increased innovativeness through systematic monitoring and review. In line with this the purpose of this study is to build knowledge that increases both the academic and the practical user-value of innovation audits. READ MORE

  5. 5. Coordination of international manufacturing networks

    Author : Farhad Norouzilame; Mats Jackson; Anna Granlund; Erik Bjurström; Yang Cheng; Mälardalens högskola; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; Innovation and Design; innovation och design;

    Abstract : Due to globalisation, many companies have established or acquired production plants worldwide in order to capture the market opportunities that lay beyond their national borders. This has resulted in the emergence of international manufacturing networks (IMNs), which consist of multiple, interdependent production plants with different characteristics within a single organisation. READ MORE