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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 ...
An evaluation of business strategy execution at selected manufacturing companies in Pietermaritzburg : perspectives of shop floor employees.
South Africa has developed an established and diversified manufacturing base that has shown its resilience and potential to compete in the global economy. The manufacturing sector in South Africa has been faced with serious ...
Corporate social responsibility practices: a case study of Automotive Company X in Pietermaritzburg.
Corporate “social responsibility (CSR) is a corporation's initiatives to evaluate and take responsibility for the effects of companies on the social and environmental wellbeing. This can be in form of providing safety, ...
Strategic planning practices in manufacturing firms operating in Zimbabwe.
Contemporary organisations from both the developed and the developing markets are increasingly embracing the practice of Strategic Planning hoping to derive superior performance levels. The study was prompted by managerial ...
A distributed knowledge-based support system for strategic management.
Abstract available in pdf file.
Strategy enactment process in an organisational context : a case study of four organisatons in East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
The word 'strategy' is still very critical and central in running the affairs of any business and organization. Strategy is highly rated and often seen as the bedrock for any success of an organization and business venture. ...
The effectiveness of strategic management in the public service : a case study on the Department of Local Government and Housing in Limpopo Provincial Administration .
Strategic management is regarded as one of the highest forms of management activities in the South African government. Consequently it is mandatory for Heads of government departments to develop strategic plans for their ...
Strategic planning and implementation challenges faced by public entities.
The dissertation explores strategic planning in thirteen public entities, based in Gauteng Province, South Africa. The study attempts to review the challenges experienced by the entities when undergoing strategic planning, ...
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 ...
A systems approach to strategic processes.
In the 1970's Kotter wrote an article, Why "Wasting" Time Is More Important Than Ever, in which he described the average manager's day. However, what he described, and what many management texts described was contrastingly ...