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The determinants of capital structure from a managerial perspective.
This study ascertains financing behavior and Capital Structure determinants of a leading Jamaican corporation, Grace Kennedy Limited (GKL) in order to establish the extent to which the company follows the Static Trade-off ...
An analytical study of the regulation of South African diamond trade from 1994 to 2009 with reference to aspects of the 1996 Constitution.
This study forms a unique study of South African diamond laws as developed in the context of the South African constitutional dispensation. This study is therefore a contribution to legal research and academia which forms ...
An exploratory investigation into the perceptions of consumers based on the quality of customer service received with specific reference to Ola Milky Lane - Midlands Liberty Mall.
Due to the growth of our economy and our rising standards of living, customers of today have a larger variety of products to choose from than in the past. This causes an increase in competition which has raised customer ...
Manipulation of ethnic identity during the colonial reform of administration (1926-1931) and conflict in Rwanda.
This study aimed to highlight factors used by the Belgian authorities to divide Rwandans during the Colonial Reform Process between 1926 and 1931. More specially, it is aimed at identifying how they mobilised Hutu, Tutsi ...
Optimism for property owners in the central business district of Durban.
The aim of this thesis is to identify and recommend strategies for the Teachers Centre and to enable it to "reinvent itself in a stagnant and declining market." The thesis commences with a discussion of the literature and ...
A systems approach to strategic processes.
In the 1970's Kotter wrote an article, Why "Wasting" Time Is More Important Than Ever, in which he described the average manager's day. However, what he described, and what many management texts described was contrastingly ...
Returning to profitability through strategic management : company case study.
Over half of the respondents indicated that they had benefited from the introduction of strategic management at Saybrook. The benefits of strategic management at Saybrook were mainly increased sales and the saving of ...
Public works programmes and a basic income grant as policy responses to unemployment and poverty in South Africa.
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Selected black managers' perceptions of the retention effectiveness of a senior management development programme : a case study.
This study looks at what Sasol must do to retain senior black managers. The findings of this study are based on the perspectives of a group of black professionals who went through a two year program referred to as Sasol's ...
An evaluation of the outcomes-based education policy in public schools in the Empangeni region.
This thesis aimed at evaluating Outcomes-Based Education (OBE) policy in public schools in the Empangeni Region. Although South Africa is now a free and democratic country with a new system of education, some inequalities ...