Search for dissertations about: "Managerial work"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 121 swedish dissertations containing the words Managerial work.

  1. 1. Managing social work Organisational conditions and everyday work for managers in the Swedish social services

    Author : Emelie Shanks; Tommy Lundström; Åke Bergmark; Staffan Höjer; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social work; managers; social work management; social work administration; social work leadership; human service management; managerialism; marketisation; New Public Management; organisational conditions; social services; socialt arbete; Social Work;

    Abstract : The personal social services in Sweden have undergone major changes during recent decades, partly due to the reforms caused by the influence of New Public Management (NPM) and partly due to the trend towards greater specialisation. These changes have had consequences for both social work management and for social work practice. READ MORE

  2. 2. Contextualizing managerial work in local government organizations

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Lisa Björk; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; organization; managerial work; context; local government; gender;

    Abstract : This thesis is about managerial work in local government organizations. The purpose is to explain important aspects of managerial work with the help of a contextual perspective. The focus is on managers at the operational level of education, health and social care services, and technical services. Two research questions are raised. READ MORE

  3. 3. Managerial work and learning in small firms

    University dissertation from Gothenburg : Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Henrik Florén; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Managerial learning; Managerial work; Managerial behavior; Owner-manager; Small firms; Direct observations; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with how managerial work sets the agenda for managerial learning in small firms. Although studies of learning in organizations are numerous, research on managerial learning in the small-firm context is limited. READ MORE

  4. 4. Managerial work and learning in small firms

    University dissertation from Gothenburg : Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Henrik Florén; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; direct observation; small firms; managerial behaviour; owner-manager; managerial work; managerial learning;

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  5. 5. Job Demands, Job Resources, and Consequences for Managerial Sustainability in the Public Sector – A Contextual Approach

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Linda Corin; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; managerial work; organization; context; psychosocial working conditions; work content; job demands-resources model; managerial sustainability; public sector;

    Abstract : ABSTRACT The aims of this thesis were threefold: to explore and increase knowledge of managerial working conditions in Swedish municipalities, to extend the job demands-resources (JD-R) model, and to provide information that public sector decision-makers and human resources departments can use and apply in promoting sustainable managerial working conditions. The argument in this thesis is that a contextual perspective on managerial work is needed, entailing a shift in focus from managers and their individual differences, to the conditions that public sector managers work under. READ MORE