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Engineering skills shortage in Eskom : an analysis of the situation and an assessment of the impact of current and proposed interventions.
South Africa currently finds itself in a constrained environment. In order to alleviate this constraint, Eskom, the dominant (and state-owned) electricity supplier in South Africa has embarked on an electricity capacity ...
The impact of Batho-Pele principles at King Edward VIII Hospital.
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Core competency analysis of a professional world class procurement practitioner, with specific reference to the Eskom Generation Division.
Purchasing and supply education and training are vital to the success of Eskom and most importantly to the survival and growth of the profession. In the last decade, the field of procurement has been faced with many changes ...
Strategic enactment : an interpretive approach to organisational strategy.
The purpose of this thesis is to explore the field of strategy by way of its historical trajectory and to consider the major branches that constitute this broad, but fragmented discipline. It is an interdisciplinary endeavour ...
A history of the South African textile industry : the pioneering phase, 1820-1948.
The aim of this thesis is to bring together scattered information about the South African textile industry in an endeavour to give its growth some semblance of order up to 1948. The thesis commences by looking at the early ...
Performance measurement in not-for-profit organisations : relative efficiency among South African public universities
This interdisciplinary thesis has two principal objectives: to measure the relative efficiency of South Africa's public universities between 1994-97 and to provide explanations for levels of efficiency observed. Two methods ...
Is a market-led approach crucial to art and craft small and micro enterprises growth and sustainability [i.e. sustainability] in the KwaZulu-Natal midlands?
The purpose of the study was to investigate if art and craft small and micro enterprises (SMEs) in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands of South Africa view market analysis as being a vital ingredient to the growth and sustainability ...
A focus on the media campaigns used by the ministry of tourism in Lesotho.
This research sets out to examine how media are utilised by the Ministry of Tourism, Environment and Culture through the Lesotho Tourism Development Corporation in collaboration with specific leisure tourists destinations ...
Divesting and investing as strategic decisions in small business entrepreneurship.
With many studies on small business entrepreneurship indicating high failure rates, South Africa is no exception. However, the small business is a critical sector of the South African economy, as it contributes significantly ...
Local government financing and development : a case study of KwaDukuza Municipality.
This study focuses on Local Government restructuring with particular reference to KwaDukuza Municipality. The objectives of the study are firstly, to investigate the challenges facing local government with particular ...