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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 ...
Exploring the design and development of the real value (RV) methodology : a value-based business development leadership metrics system.
The dissertation explores and explains the design and development of the researcher's Real Value© methodology, through participative action research. The action research (participative exploratory research) was undertaken ...
A study of using information technology governance as a tool for achieving business objectives: a case study.
The objective of this research is to establish how Information Technology (IT) Governance supports business objectives in an organization. The relationship between IT Governance and organization business objectives continues ...
Analysis of economic development strategy (a study conducted in Ethekwini Municipality)
This study was conducted in Ethekwini Municipality, between May 2003 and August 2003. The aim of this study was to analyse and evaluate the economic development strategy implemented by the city. The major concern of the ...
Strategy enactment process in an organisational context : a case study of four organisatons in East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
The word 'strategy' is still very critical and central in running the affairs of any business and organization. Strategy is highly rated and often seen as the bedrock for any success of an organization and business venture. ...
Feasibility of implementing the balanced scorecard in a higher education institution : a case study of the Faculty of Engineering at Durban University of Technology.
Higher education institutions are being challenged to reform and restructure to offer top quality education, while at the same time produce highly skilled graduates for the workforce. In order to be competitive and sustainable ...
The link between key performance areas and organisational strategy.
In the global market, the lines between pioneers and followers are immensely blurred, industries are fraught with intense competition and products versus price have since lost the competitive edge. These trends have made ...
A distributed knowledge-based support system for strategic management.
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Capital budgeting techniques : principle versus practice in South Africa.
No abstract available.