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nature of the business, environmental analysis, strategy position within the industry, competitive advantage, strategic … differentiation diversification. Examining the business environment analysis, the external environment has a moderately strong impact …
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sustainability and the appropriate strategies required to improve business sustainability. In addition, there are international calls … business sustainability is being incorporated into undergraduate business and management courses in Australian universities … skills will influence the extent to which business sustainability will be achieved. The findings demonstrate that more than …
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high-level process mapping and to prioritize improvement opportunities. The fifth step is to develop a detailed plan for …
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While lean programmes continue to be implemented in many companies, there is a rising concern regarding the failures of these programmes. Many of them fail because we do not know how to implement them. Using the experience with a lean programme in an aircraft maintenance and repair operation,...
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"financial" is most operative here. The Level 1 knowledge base connects a business to the outside world. When you have output … volume and variable cost per output unit, you have the basis for Level 2 vocabulary. When a business transitions to Level 3 … distinct increment in knowledge when moving to Level 4. This increment recognizes that the business is not just an output …
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This study provides evidence pertaining to organizational characteristics associated with greater perceived disaster recovery plan (DRP) strength or effectiveness. Based on an analysis of data gathered from over 100 public companies, company size and perceived management support for DRPs are...
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To assist Executive M.B.A. (E.M.B.A.) faculty and administrators in their curriculum management efforts, this descriptive study examines the accounting component of U.S. E.M.B.A. programs. Based on a national survey of E.M.B.A. programs, the primary results are: (1) accounting is an important...
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processes, the adoption of proven world-class practices, the use of specific measurements related to quality and process … improvement, the empowerment of employees and the integration of other business functions. Over the years, many companies have … increased productivity, enhanced quality and customer service and improved bottomline business results …
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This paper investigated the influence of country-level factors that have led to shifts in the patterns of international R&D investments made by Multinational Corporations (MNCs), from an exclusive focus on developed countries to a broader scope that also includes developing countries....
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The relationships between risk and performance were tested employing within and between analyses at the level of strategic groups in three different industries. As hypothesized, systematic risk did not exhibit a consistent relationship with performance. By contrast, all of the total...
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