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  • du Preez, Anché (2011-04-05)
    Literature suggested that little documented and published research had been done on the role of storytelling within management development (Greco 1996, McKenna 1999, Jardi and Pounder 2001). The purpose of this research ...
  • Bembe, Nomfundo Patience (2011-11-22)
    This research investigated the emergence on of financial provisions in the South Africa Schools Act (SASA). This was motivated by the need to understand key issues that helped to shape education policies in postapartheid South ...
  • Schilder, Peter A. (2011-06-10)
    Outsourcing is widely regarded as a powerful business process that can be employed to streamline an organisation’s operations. This study explores the outsourcing of Facilities Management in the South African Private ...
  • McCosh, John (2011-05-13)
    As a result of increased competition, an increasingly business environment causing fluctuating hotel occupancies, South African hotels have had to rely more on outsourcing activities to remain competitive. The aim of ...
  • Raphesu, Mosibudi Patricia (2011-04-19)
    The state has a developmental mandate to the citizens of the country. This development is achieved through, among others, the allocation and distribution of resources in specific areas of developmental need. This allocation ...
  • MAKONDO, TINYIKO (2011-04-19)
    Parliamentary oversight is fundamental for executive accountability in the utilisation of public resources. Public Accounts Committees within parliament play a crucial role in ensuring effective accountability in this ...
  • Poulos, Nicolette (2011-06-08)
    In recent years small businesses have contributed to countries economies through increased production and turnover. Growth in small businesses can play a key role in adding value for the economy because growth stimulates ...
  • Mrara, Bongani (2013-10-04)
    The owner’s representative role has been identified as a means for project owners to improve the chances of success for their projects. Projects are an important means for mining companies to develop new resources or to ...
  • Steeneveldt, Llewellyn Jude (2011-10-20)
    Despite the rise of second wave organisational structures, organisational hierarchies have proven to be resilient and adaptive to change. Given this restrictive reality, grid-group cultural theory suggests that individualists ...
  • Mendes, Hugo (2011-05-17)
    The business model of education – which treats parents as customers – has been adopted in order to perform a detailed study of parents’ preferences within the context of School Effectiveness Research. In t h i s study, ...
  • Machado, Francis (2012-11-14)
    This is a report on the participation of women in parliamentary politics in Malawi as told by themselves and stakeholders that are involved in efforts to bring equal representation to parliamentary politics and decision ...
  • Lambert, Adam (2012-11-20)
    The elements of the service quality mix are an important consideration for airlines in deciding on the level of service provision offered by their airline. This study aimed to determine passenger expectations of service ...
  • Gallagher, Christina (2011-04-12)
    For almost a century, informal traders and the local government in Johannesburg have debated policies regulating the informal sector. Initial policies severely restricted the sector by imposing strict criteria for operating ...
  • Thornton, Philip (2011-04-19)
    Internationally, mobile banking usage is growing, in South Africa the adoption of mobile banking has been slow. The research considers the perceived barriers users face when considering mobile banking, by using the Sarker ...
  • Lukhaimane, Muvhango Antoinette (2014-01-21)
    This research report aimed to identify the perceived barriers to the effective implementation of performance management systems in South African organisations. A themed content analysis was conducted on the responses ...
  • Baumann, Lixiang (2014-08-01)
    Abstract Telecom operators today are seeking new ways to achieve greater efficiency and streamline their cost structures. Outsourcing has become one of the strategic means of optimising an organisation’s cost structure, ...
  • Mutapiri, Pedzisai (2011-05-30)
    In order to continuously remain competitive in today‟s information age and global economy, many organisations world-wide have implemented expensive Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems. The difficulties, challenges ...
  • Monareng, Geraldine Makole (2011-05-19)
    Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has been found to have different meanings to different communities in different countries. The perception of the benefits derived by various stakeholder groups remains a contentious ...
  • Murugan, Sadhasivan Anandamurthee (2011-11-14)
    This qualitative study explores the impact of executive coaching interventions. The study focuses on aspirant South African business leaders attending executive coaching programs and the perceived benefits that they have ...
  • Bakhshandegi, Djam (2011-03-17)
    Non-governmental Organisations are increasingly being scrutinised and have been the target of frequent criticism about their impact on reducing levels of poverty, which seemingly have failed to decrease since the formal ...

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