Can leadership truly transform?
Transformative leadership has gained much interest of late, and this is not simply because "untransformative" leadership would be rather dull if not actually impossible.
Online advertising and its effects on automobile sales in China
The Internet, instead of TV commercials and magazines, has become a predominant platform for consumers to gather product information and obtain purchase recommendation.
Firms build "rooms" to nurture creativity and innovation
Innovation is closely connected to creativity and collaboration but the process goes further than that. There are processes which go beyond access to and sharing of knowledge.
Business excellence strategies in an economic crisis
Within the current multidimensional environment, corporations have to face a variety of challenges and difficulties in order to satisfy their goals and strategic priorities.
Search for positive tension as workers are taught to be lean
Introduction of lean methods in the workplace involves learning and change: both of individual roles and practices and of the way that work is organized and accomplished.
Dubai seeks culture of learning via knowledge management
In Dubai, the government wants to encourage excellence in business and customer satisfaction in the private sector. At the same time, the public sector is seen as a crucial partner to drive forward the economy.
Culture holds key to high-quality health care
A culture of strong collective leadership is key in the battle to provide health care which is of high quality and compassionate. Health care organizations are now facing greater challenges than at any other time.
E-commerce adoption in emerging economies
Western media often adopt a rather patronizing tone when discussing emerging economies and their potential, as often the potential referred to is that of Western institutions to achieve high growth rates for themselves.
Blessed are the data scientists
One of the business areas that baffles many of us is logistics. To the uninitiated, it is a blur of acronyms and technical terms. Nevertheless, whatever it is that logistics do, they are very important.
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What do Christmas gifts mean to children? We examine the features and styles of a selection of the letters children write to Santa Claus.
The contents and style of 314 authentic letters sent by UK children to Santa Claus were analysed using an underlying interpretive consumer research approach.
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