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A SERVQUAL investigation into customer expectations and perceptions of service quality at DTA College Pietermaritzburg during 2010
The marketisation of higher and further education institutions whereby education institutions adopt commercial practices to operate has led to increased competition in the education industry. Various sources of competitive ...
Scenario planning : the future of Bosch Projects as seen through the sugar industry lens.
This research explores the application of scenario planning to an engineering and project management consulting company based in Durban, South Africa. Scenario planning is used to formulate possible scenarios that this ...
Perceptions of human resource information system usage for knowledge management in the context of human resource management .
21st century human resource (HR) managers face new challenges that require the management of employee resources and the management of information resources overload to support human resource management (HRM). The proposed ...
Female entrepreneurs, the key to economic growth in KwaZulu-Natal.
The South African government has set a target of reducing unemployment by fifty percent by the year 2014. In order for government to achieve this target, more attention needs to be given to female entrepreneurs. This is ...
Flexitime as a tool to reduce employee stress : an exploratory study.
The aim of the study was to investigate flexitime as a potential moderator to reduce the administrative employee stress, and to reduce the negative aspects associated with stress through the use of flexitime programmes. ...
An appreciative inquiry approach into the post-merger Campbell Collections-University of KwaZulu-Natal.
The study conducted was An Appreciative Inquiry approach into the post-merger Campbell Collections at UKZN. The study was meant to explore and discover the value of the Campbell Collections in the new merged institution, ...
Green supply chain management challenges in the South African fast-moving consumer goods industry : a case of Unilever.
Abstract available in PDF file.
Perceptions of international students on the challenges of diversity management at the University of KwaZulu-Natal.
Background: Between the years 2009 and 2010, an average of approximately 5 400 applications were received at the University of KwaZulu-Natal from international students (Division of Management Information, 2010). Knowledge ...
Can "podcasts" significantly improve first time, first year economics students' results?
Abstract available from the print copy or the electronic version of the thesis.
The role of sense of community in promoting community based entrepreneurship in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa : an exploratory study of agricultural co-operatives.
Research on the sense of community theory has been investigated in relation to studies that addresses crime prevention (Polk, 2010), suicide (Whitlock, 2006) and decrease child abuse (Greenfield, 2010). However, there is ...