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Purpose – Public private partnerships (PPPs) are a relatively new policy that some governments now use to secure infrastructure assets. The objective of this paper is to document the construction and development of a Victorian state government hospital, Casey Hospital (CH), to identify the...
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business management and external factors in the form of government support and securing a major contract are important factors … contributing to growth. Concerning future growth the most important factors were business management and market opportunities such …
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The economic performances of North and South Korea over the past decade have differed significantly. This is largely due to the government policies of the two countries, which affect business in conflicting ways. Despite the differences in economic growth, there are a number of similarities...
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Productive Diversity is a government policy that aims to increase Australian businessaccess to, and success in, trading with increasingly diverse domestic and export marketsthrough the productive capacity of Australia's diverse labour market. Since 1992 whenthe policy was formally launched,...
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Strategic operations planning can assist companies to improve their competitiveness but the process of planning for manufacturing operations and supply chains requires further improvement. This paper describes our development of a method of strategic operations planning called Strategic...
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The interaction between conflict management and ethics in organisations occurs within a complex web of power relations … to remain competitive in increasingly globalised markets. The role of human resource management (HRM) policies and … practices has been pivotal in implementing these changes through the management of employees. Key to this role is the management …
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evidence. What is original/value of paper: The paper has value for researchers, management educators and practitioners. The … importance of life patterns in the leader/manager debate is suggested with inferences drawn regarding management education. …
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improvement practices inform management systems and work organization and are reflected in Enterprise Agreements. The results … indicate two patterns of production management in the companies termed the elaborated commitment and the basic commitment … advancement of management strategies on continuous improvement, though management preferences in relation to work demarcations and …
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-enabled business practices is more likely to occur in industries where there is a perception by senior management of competitive …
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and implementation of effective quality management systems. What form this training should take is problematic given the … complexities of the quality managers' roles and the uncertainty surrounding the future of quality management: it is not yet clear … whether it will survive as a discrete field, be absorbed by other systems of management or disappear entirely. This study …
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