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The prevalence and magnitude of social loafing in an organisational setting.
Organising people into groups or teams should theoretically result in synergistic effects and optimal performance. People should be more productive, further motivated and exert additional effort and input when working ...
Optimising information sharing within the Massmart supply chain network.
The promotion-driven retail chain within the Massmart group resembles variability upstream and downstream of the supply chain. This variability may be associated with mis-alignment of supply chain activities and the in-house ...
A critical analysis of the emerging models of power amongst South African Women business leaders.
This study aims to understand and analyse the emerging models of power amongst South African women business leaders. The focus of this study is on women’s construction of power in relation to their leadership roles within ...
Potential adoption of mobile health technologies for public healthcare in Burundi.
Mobile health (or mHealth) describes the utilisation of wireless mobile communications devices in public and private healthcare. These include, but are not limited to, mobile telephones, personal digital assistants, and ...
Factors influencing labour unrest : a case of construction employees residing in Quarry Road West informal settlement.
The study explored the factors that influenced labour unrest at the Umgeni Road Interchange Construction Site (URICS) whilst focusing on the dimensions of employee benefits, collective bargaining and communication. It is ...
Land reform programmes contribution into agricultural economic development : KwaZulu-Natal land reform projects.
This study examines the contribution of South Africa’s land reform programme to agricultural development and economic growth with a focus on land reform projects in KwaZulu-Natal province. The objective of the study was ...
The performance of ward committees in enhancing public participation : a case study of the Imbabazane local municipality.
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Exploring the role of community trusts in development within the Mkhwanazi Traditional Authority.
The focus of this study was on the community of kwaMkhwanazi Traditional Council (MTC). This traditional community’s livelihood depends largely on commercial agriculture with some portions of land demarcated for subsistence ...
The effect of omni-distribution systems in managing demand order fulfilment frequencies : an apparel retailer.
There is no gainsaying that the world of business is characterised by its own set of commercial dynamics. It is within this milieu that the study explores the emerging strategies that characterise the world of commerce ...
An investigation of the implementation of the training and development programme in the department of arts and culture, head office : KwaZulu-Natal..
Training and development of employees is encouragedby the Skills Development Act (97 of 1998) which encourages organisations to develop employees and to instill a culture of learning in the workplace. To further ensure ...