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Towards a management approach for sustainable social development programmes for orphans in southern Africa : application of systems theory.
The study explored transforming social development project management practice into delivering sustainable benefits for orphans in Zimbabwe, in particular and more generally, in southern Africa. The endemic failures to ...
A comparison of management style before and after retrenchment.
While there is an abundance of literature on models of coping with the loss of employment, the present study adopts the more particular focus of a study by Ribton-Turner and De Bruin who investigate stressors and support ...
Action strategies for enhancing the implementation of performance improvement initiatives within the health sector in Botswana.
This study investigates the extent to which performance improvement initiatives are efficiently and effectively implemented in the Botswana health sector. The study is prompted by numerous public complaints through various ...
"The minimisation of the liquidation of viable banking institutions in Zimbabwe's banking sector".
The Zimbabwe banking sector seems to have almost recovered from the banking crisis of 2003/2006, in a very difficult social, economic and political environment. More than 20 banking institutions were placed under liquidation ...
Using creative holism to inform new partnerships as a component of responsivity in the FET sector.
I see my research as an exercise in critical systemic practice, expressed as Creative Holism, an approach to organisational research in complex problematical situations attributed to Jackson (2003; 2006), which informs my ...
Evaluating service quality in the South African public road transportation industry : a case study of Johannesburg.
The study of public road transport in Johannesburg is important because public transport provides the benefits of personal mobility and access to economic prosperity to a large number of people who rely, and are, dependent ...
The linkage between individual interpersonal relationship and work performance in the South African retail sector.
A partial or non-recognition of the effect of interpersonal relationships may hinder the success of retail business diffusion and growth, especially among the South African retailers taking advantage of the retail ...
Analysis of global competitiveness in the light motor vehicle component industry of South Africa.
The automotive industry’s global competitiveness has been acknowledged by the South African government and therefore the sector has been identified as a key economic growth sector. The success of the domestic automotive ...
Perspectives on emergency wealth distribution in South Africa's previously disadvantaged households: a systems thinking approach.
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A system dynamics perspective of the non-profit organisation's quest for sustainability: a case study.
The process of investigating this organisation’s quest for sustainability began by recognition of the struggle to remain sustainable as a common one among NPOs the world over. The sustainability of non-profit organizations ...