Search for dissertations about: "small and medium enterprises"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 89 swedish dissertations containing the words small and medium enterprises.

  1. 1. Process management and sustainable development in a quality perspective implementation and measurement related to small and medium sized enterprises

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Rickard Garvare; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2002]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Kvalitetsteknik; Quality Technology and Management;

    Abstract : This thesis aims at contributing to increased knowledge regarding sustainable competitive performance of small and medium sized enterprises in harmony with nature and society. The overall purpose has been specified in the following three parts: to explore implementation of statistically designed experiments, to describe experiences of introducing process management, and to contribute to the development of a conceptual framework for integration of business excellence and sustainable development, all with a focus on small and medium sized enterprises. READ MORE

  2. 2. Generating Products in Small and Medium Sized Enterprises : Challenges and Potential Improvements

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Universitetsservice US AB

    Author : Jörgen Pilemalm; KTH.; [2002]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Integrated product development; Change management; SME; Integrated Product Development; Change Management;

    Abstract : In contemporary society, companies are faced with new demands and challenges, due to increasing competition and customer requirements. The development of products affects to a great extent, the future earnings and costs of an enterprise, and is therefore very important for its long-term survival. READ MORE

  3. 3. Interorganizational Collaboration among Small and Medium-sized Enterprises A Pan-European Study of the Influence of Type of Collaboration on SME Practice

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Johan Magnusson; Andreas Nilsson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; data- och systemvetenskap; Computer and Systems Sciences; Interorganizational Collaboration; Small- and Medium-sized Enterprise; collaborative settings; IT; value; usage; change management; knowledge management;

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  4. 4. Antecedents for Quality Management in Small and Medium Enterprises

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Marcus Assarlind; [2011]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; process improvement; implementation; small and medium sized enterprises; Quality management; operations improvement;

    Abstract : Small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) are fundamental pillars of any national economy, often employing more people than large companies. Unlike larger companies, however, they often lack systematic ways to improve their operations. READ MORE

  5. 5. ERP adoption in small and medium sized enterprises

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Gustaf Juell-Skielse; KTH.; [2006]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Enterprise Resource Planning; Enterprise Systems; Information Systems; Critical Succesfactors; Small and Medium Sized Enterprises; TECHNOLOGY Information technology; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik;

    Abstract : Enterprise resource planning (ERP) is established among a majority of small and medium sized companies in Kista Science City and seems to have a positive effect on organizational effectiveness. Kista Science City is Sweden’s largest corporate centre, with more companies and employees in a limited area than anywhere else in Europe. READ MORE