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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 ...
An integrated demand-planning and sales forecasting model : a case study in Parmalat S. A.
This study specifically deals with finding a pragmatic solution to the problem of sales forecasting and demand planning in a very dynamic industry, the dairy industry, in the fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) market. Two ...
The perspectives of doctors on the 'medical brain drain' from South Africa.
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The perceptions of employees of the Department of Customs Excise with regard to the effectiveness of the current performance management system in place : Swaziland Civil Service.
Performance appraisal is a human resource function that has often been criticized by researchers due to its failure for making sufficient impact on employees' work performance hence organizational performance. Most authors ...
The use of radio frequency identification in the supply chain of fast moving consumer goods in South Africa.
Organizations have indicated that RFID technology will revolutionise the supply chain in South Africa. There are, however, a number of challenges and issues, including the relatively high costs of the technology and the ...
Skills evaluation for effective mentoring in the project environment of Eskom Enterprises.
The word 'mentor' is derived from the character Mentor who, according to Greek mythology, was the trusted counsellor ofOdysseus, under whose disguise Athena became the guardian and teacher of Telemachus (Great Illustrated ...
Consumer behavior elements that influence buying decisions.
Retail carts were recently introduced in the terminals at JHB International Airport and a need was identified by the researcher to gain an understanding on the buying behavior of low cost passengers. This segment is growing ...
The impact of systems thinking on company competitiveness : the case of Siemens Ltd. South Africa, a learning organisation.
The dissertation outlines the historical development of organisational complexity theory based on a review of the literature. Particular attention is given to the way in which complexity impacts on the performance of ...
The development of a sustainable and cost effective sales and distribution model for FMCG products, specifically non alcoholic beverages, in the emerging markets of the greater Durban area.
ABI has a sophisticated and effective distribution fleet which delivers canned and bottled non alcoholic beverages to 12000 wholesale and retail outlets in the Durban Metropole and to 46000 outlets nationally. Delivery is ...