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  1. 1. Stimulating Internationalization through digitalization : Digital competence in Swedish manufacturing SMEs

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Författare :Muhammad Akash Bin Nasir; Abubakar Ismail Sada; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Internationalization; Internationalization process; Digitalization; Digital Competence; Swedish; Manufacturing; Small and Medium Enterprises; SMEs; Industry 4.0; Fourth Industrial Revolution; 4IR; Automation; Digital Skills; Motivation; Internationalisering; internationaliseringsprocess; digitalisering; digital kompetens; svensk; tillverkning; små och medelstora företag; små och medelstora företag; industri 4; 0; fjärde industrirevolutionen; 4IR; automation; digitala färdigheter; motivation;

    Sammanfattning : Digital competence used to be a confusing concept, until recently when some researchers coined a comprehensive definition of digital competence and formulated a conceptual framework in an SME context. However, the framework was only at a conceptual level and required to be tested with the empirics of a qualitative or quantitative study. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Size Matters: A Comparative Study of Supply Chain Integration between SMEs and MNEs

    Master-uppsats, Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS); Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS)

    Författare :Johann Hagedorn; Feras Khousrof; [2019]
    Nyckelord :supply chain management; supply chain integration; supplier integration; small and medium-sized enterprises; multinational enterprises;

    Sammanfattning : Background: Supplier integration is becoming increasingly important due to the increased globalisation in the business world nowadays. Today’s focal firm does not operate independently, but as a part of its supply chain which competes with other supply chains in the market. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Corporate Social Resposibility in Småland : A qualitative study on the CSR development of small and medium sized enterprises of CSR Småland

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Författare :Muhiyadin Ali Sharawe; Karl Lindstrand; Sherin Sedalo Biley; [2019]
    Nyckelord :CSR Småland; sustainability; motivations; consolidative model; economic performance; organizational change; developmental stages;

    Sammanfattning : Background: Over the years, businesses have come under the microscope as consumers and other stakeholders such as employees, environmentalist and journalists investigate any wrongdoings. Investors are also aware of the damages caused by organizations that are only concerned with profit maximization, and now they are diverging their investment to more sustainable companies. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Disrupting carbon lock-in: How a target-based sustainability program for businesses can support the politics of decarbonization in Ottawa, Canada

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Författare :Robin Goldstein; [2019]
    Nyckelord :carbon lock-in; decarbonization; climate governance experiment; politics; business; green economy; Ottawa; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Human-induced climate change has emerged as one of the greatest sustainability challenges of our time, with significant risks for human health, livelihoods and security. However, technological solutions to phase out the use of fossil fuels in industrialized countries are politically contested. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Do Leaders Prioritise Crisis Preparedness? : A study of how leaders can affect the level of crisis preparedness in SMEs

    Magister-uppsats, Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Författare :Lena Hussmann; Jonna Schippert; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Crises; Crisis; Crisis Management; Crisis Preparedness; Crisis Readiness; Leaders; Management; SMEs;

    Sammanfattning : Background: Crisis and crisis management is a research topic that since the 1980s has gotten increasing amounts of attention in research. A crisis refers to an event that may have severe effects on an organisation's survival, making it important to know how to prepare for them. Interest in research about crisis preparedness has been growing. LÄS MER