The Origin and Driving Forces behind Knowledge Management System

The emergence of Knowledge Management (KM) over the last few decades as a result of many academicals, societal and business activities. The roots extend further for millennial, over particular countries on the west and east. Meanwhile, others interconnected with recent gather cognitive and information sciences (Wiig, 2000). KM itself has become a significant approach of … Read more

Business Ethical Practice

Government and other stakeholders of the business are emphasizing the relevance of ethical practices by business organizations. In recent years, we have seen many unethical behaviors taking place in the operations of certain businesses worldwide. This makes the society unsafe for upcoming businesses, healthy competition, and consumers. Business ethical practice is an issue which is … Read more

AN ESSAY ON LEADERSHIP ANALYSIS ON WILLIAM WALLACE

INTRODUCTIONS 1. Leadership has always been the core value for founding an effective military organisation. Leadership can be defined as ‘a process of engaging others in concerted efforts to pursue a goal, in conditions of complexity and uncertainty or in anticipation of such conditions.’ Leadership in the military also has been the pioneer for leadership … Read more

Compare And Contrast Analysis Of The Maximalist And Minimalist Definitions Of Democracy

Democracy, according to Abraham Lincoln former American President is a government of the people by the people and for the people. In other words “Democracy is a system of government in which all the people of a state or polity are involved in decision making”. Most theories of democracy are based on the principle of … Read more

The concept of Knowledge Management

Knowledge is a concept of realizing and understanding the patterns and implications of existing data and information (Filemon & Uriarte, 2008). In general, there are two types of knowledge: tacit knowledge and explicit knowledge. Tacit knowledge is a knowledge that resides in the human brain and is difficult to articulate in words, text, and drawings … Read more

Performance Management System (PMS) In Human Resources In The Organization

“Performance management system (PMS), is the process of identifying, measuring, managing, and developing the performance of the human resources in the organization.” A system that measures workers performances that we use to improve the individual performance (SHRM 2010 Curriculum Guidebook for the complete list). Beer and Ruh (1976) had coined the phrase performance management in … Read more

Contemporary and Environmental Approaches

Contemporary and Environmental Approaches The contemporary approaches to management of organizations are sociotechnical theory, organizational behavior, systems theory, and quantitative management. All of these have their own unique differences. For instance, sociotechnical theory evaluates the interaction between people and technology in a business. Compared to quantitative management, that deals with the mathematical and statistical analysis … Read more

The true meaning of peer leadership

I am the oldest boy in my family, including cousins and siblings. Being the oldest boy, of four siblings and nine cousins, has had a huge impact on who I am. Considering both my parents are hard working, busy people, I have spent a significant amount of time caring and setting an example for my … Read more

P and Q

There is a lot to learn when it comes to modeling leadership styles after strong female role models in our history such as the Queen of England, Elizabeth II, and the late Princess Diana of Whales. To this day, Queen Elizabeth II plays an important role in the monarchy by providing steadfast leadership for her … Read more

Leader Versus Management

Many people use the words leader and management interchangeably. While there are some similarities between these words, there are also differences. There are many aspects that come to mind when it comes to leadership. From different leadership theories, styles, communication, to organizational skills, each has a role in leadership. The same could be said about … Read more

Path-goal Theory Of Leadership

Leadership has been a mysterious and controversial topic of discussion. Researchers have tried to discover, what factors determine how a leader acts and what traits, abilities, behaviors, sources of power or aspects of the situation determine how well a leader is able to influence followers and accomplish group objectives. To demystify leadership many research findings … Read more

Examination of Leadership Approaches

Leadership is an integral skill that is essential for any human being to have to successfully run an organization. An organization’s success can not only be measured by its profitability but by the direction that an organization’s leadership has taken them. The culture of an organization is dictated by its leadership which in return shows … Read more

What is supervision

There are many definition of explaining what supervision is but the core point remains the same. According the ASSP who define supervision like ,,a method of continuously developing the professional skills of a helping person with the help of a qualified supervisor. It creates an organized opportunity to reflect current work topics and is one … Read more

A Conceptual Framework for Scheduling Constraint Management

Introduction Every construction project is unique and has its own operating environment and sets of technical requirements. As a result, the execution of a construction project is subject to numerous constraints that limit the commencement or progression of field operations, which invariably have significant negative impact on overall project performance. By definition, constraints refer to … Read more

Shakespeare’s King Lear and Shirwadkar’s Natsamrat: A Comparative Study

Introduction William Shakespeare is one of the greatest names in the world of English literature and same is the case with Vishnu Vaman Shirwadkar who is one of the renowned writers in the domain of Marathi literature. Both writers have their own genius and greatness and there could be no comparison between their writing. Both … Read more

Assessment of Samsung’s Technology Integration to the Management of Customer Interaction

Samsung is crossing the borders of technology in integrating technology to its customer relationship management. For instance, since 2003, the company has been using mySAP as a foundation of its marketing campaign. The application runs on android equipment’s allowing customers to get all the services they need from an office at the comfort of their … Read more

Global commodity chains

What is the purpose of global food commodity chains and to what extent are they globally configured? Use a specific food commodity chain to illustrate your answer. The current restructuring of the world-economy under global capitalism has further integrated international trade and production (Gereffi et el 1994:159). Globalisation has broken down geographical boundaries and with … Read more

Reflection On Engineering Related Leadership Experience

The case to be studied involves an experience I had working with a group of Chemical Engineering students in an Overseas Community Involvement Project where we had to construct and install water purification systems for a village. To make the project more organized, deadlines for specific targets of the project were also set at different … Read more

The Importance Of Database Management In Organization Or Society

This essay will discuss the importance of database management, how it came about, its key principles, its implementation and how it benefits an organisation or society. What is database management? Database management is simply the act of manipulating and controlling data to fulfil the user’s requirements, usually with the aid of a program. A database, … Read more

Importance of Communication in Project Management

Communication performs an essential profession in maintaining a challenge on the project. The project supervisor encumbered with controlling all circumstances of the duty, together with the conversion plan. The specifications of the oral transaction, including of the procedure and regularity, range depending on the PM’s choices. Know-how, the scope of the conversion plan, helps a … Read more

Compare different styles of leadership and management

Autocratic Leadership Autocratic leadership style is centered on the boss. In this leadership the leader holds all authority and responsibility. In this leadership, leaders make decisions on their own without consulting subordinates. They reach decisions, communicate them to subordinates and expect prompt implementation. Autocratic work environment does normally have little or no flexibility. In this … Read more

Importance of MIS (Management in Information systems in BPR (Business process redesign)

Abstract Nowadays, MIS (Management in Information systems and BPR (Business process redesign) partner with each other to ensure success. Any businesses using Information technology for process reengineering or redesign had enormous benefits in the past and are getting benefited currently. This emphasize on utilization of capabilities of Information technology methods by businesses who aspire to … Read more

Nurses as a Change Agent

Change in today’s health care landscape is a daily, if not hourly, reality. The historical term for those leading change is “change agent.” The job of the change agent is to assist people (including both health care professionals and consumers), organizations (hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, physician offices, home health agencies) and other stakeholders in understanding … Read more

Leadership Interview Of Sue Eckert, Senior Vice President Of Nursing At Medstar Washington Hospital Center

Leadership Interview:Sue Eckert, Senior Vice President of Nursing at Medstar Washington Hospital Center The George Washington UniversityMedStar Washington Hospital Center is the largest hospital in Washington D.C.; With 926 beds and roughly 2400 employees within MWHC’s nursing department, it is also among the 50 largest in the entire nation. The oversight and management of such … Read more

Comparative Analysis of The Main Characters’ Personalities In The Color Purple And A Thousand Splendid Suns

In both The Color Purple and A Thousand Splendid Suns it is evident that the thoughts, actions and personal growth of Celie and Mariam, protagonist of the novels are influenced by those who they surround themselves with, in addition to further factors such as the setting of each novel and major events that take place … Read more

Stop Killing your Time

We’re all given a certain amount of time, to experience life, to carry out our dreams, our destiny. But we don’t realize that the time bar of our life can only grow smaller from today going forward, let that sink in. You can’t buy time, you can’t grow time, you can’t ask for more time, … Read more

Project Integration Management

Abstract Purpose – With the purpose of enhancing the understanding of project integration management, the main purpose of this paper is to discuss the project integration management processes and how these processes interact with each other and with processes in other project management knowledge areas. Design/methodology/approach – This paper uses a review of recent literature … Read more

Poor Time Management Can Make a Student Athlete Fail

All young students attend college with a goal to further their education. However, some students start their school year with more goals than others. College-aged student athletes work to expand their knowledge and play an active sport simultaneously. Some question whether or not this is academically beneficial. Many argue that actively participating in an athletic … Read more

Excellence in Customer Service

The staff members of every hospitality and tourism organization are its most important resource. How their work is managed (facilitated) directly impacts the success or failure of the organization. The basic management process is the same in almost any type of organization, and it consists of six basic functions that relate to all resources, including … Read more

Stress management of teachers

Introduction Teachers are the key persons within the frontline to guarantee the quality of teaching to provide to succeeding generation. They have an enormous role in generating great leaders. The majority sensible leaders can agree that they learned valuable organization skills and personal development skills from their teachers. These skills helped them to achieve where … Read more

What happened at Arby’s industry

Chick-fil-A is the highest ranking fast food restaurant in the country for customer satisfaction, according to an American Customer Satisfaction Index Restaurant Report. Chick-fil-A leads the industry in customer satisfaction; employees at Chick-fil-A are the most likely to say “please” and “thank you,” and to smile at drive-thru customers. What’s the reason for Chick-fil-A’s success? … Read more

Operations Management System

The goal of operations management is to maximize the effieciency of the organization while producing goods and services that effectively fulfill customer arising wants. The Role of Operations Management in the Organization Behavior Operations are the way through the organization operate and work. It is the main reason why the company is operating. Operations is … Read more

Analysis of Detroit Bikes

Detroit’s economy after the crash of 2008 has been on a consistent rise due to new manufacturing companies like Detroit Bikes. Detroit Bikes is an American bicycle manufacturer that wanted to improve its Direct-To-Consumer sales through its e-commerce website. I aided with implementing Search Engine Optimization strategies and analyzed the decision Detroit Bikes made to … Read more