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    • A guide to asset securitisation in South Africa 

      Olivier, Albert (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Enormous growth has been experienced in the South African securitisation environment due to the lack of Government bond issues. There is little doubt that securitisation is still in its early stages ...

    • A guideline framework for transformation to a LED approach in local government : the Frances Baard district 

      Rossouw-Brink, Milinda (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2007-03)
      LED is the encouragement of a greater degree of local economic governance as an integral component of the pursuits of local community goals. It is about a systemic approach that manages community governance in such a way ...

    • Guidelines for a strategic export initiative for South African wineries 

      Botha, Pieter Clemens (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The sharp decline in the brandy market since 1997, together with a world wide focus towards the production and marketing of quality wines and brand building, as driven by changing market preferences, ...

    • Guidelines for the development and implementation of a customer satisfaction program 

      Relling, Manfred Theodor (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2007-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Within the realm of business it is about the triple bottom line and being able to sustain the viability of the profits that accrue. Yet, business cannot exist without customers and therefore customer ...

    • Guidelines for the development of an induction programme for the Education Management Development Centre, Metropole South District 

      Mlindazwe, Thozama (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: South African government employees are under extreme pressure to deliver quality and effective service to the public. They are also under extreme pressure to develop leadership and skills and to set ...

    • Guidelines for transforming a service organisation to a customer relationship management enterprise 

      Pienaar, Wiloma (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2003-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Customer Relationship Management (CRM) has been referred to as the new "mantra" of marketing management (Winer, 2001: 89), however CRM is a business strategy that calls for the establishment, development, ...

    • Hacker risk in e-commerce systems with specific reference to the disclosure of confidential information 

      Lamprecht, C. (AOSIS OpenJournals, 2004-12)
      In a Web-centric environment, transactions between various parties, such as the e-commerce company, its client and a bank, are done electronically. Merging the business processes of this extended enterprise with the ...

    • Has inguquko (transformation) taken place? 

      Swart, Clayton (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-02)
      Forever entrenched in history is the Springboks’ annihilation of the English in the 2007 Rugby World Cup in France and becoming the second team to lift the coveted Web Ellis trophy for a second time. For South Africa ...

    • Health foreign aid and health outcomes in Namibia 

      Namandje, Teopolina Ndanyengwa (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2015-04)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The role of health foreign assistance in explaining health outcomes remains an unending debate. The study assessed the relationship between foreign health aid and three selected health indicators of ...

    • Healthy children : healthy future employees 

      Harrison, Deborah-Sue (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-03)
      AFRIKAANSE OPSOMMING: Hierdie studie ondersoek die lewe van 50 kinders wat MIV positief is . Die doel van die studie is die verkryging van inligting wat aangewend kan word vir die beter begrip van kinders wat MIV positief ...

    • Hedging currency futures basis risk : a SADC uniform currency perspective 

      Jordaan, Felipe Yvann (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The implementation or adaption of a common currency by a group of countries has managerial as well as risk management implications for these emerging market multinational corporations (EMNC’S). This study ...

    • The hedging effectiveness of futures contracts : comparison of the Mean Gini and Mean Variance frameworks 

      Van Niekerk, Leon (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2003-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: When hedging with futures contracts the hedge ratio is one of the fundamental figures needed to set up a successful hedging strategy. The Mean Variance framework has been used for some time to calculate ...

    • Helping small businesses to grow 

      Smith, Cherice (2013-04)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The USB launched its Small Business Academy (SBA) in May 2012. The first cohort of 23 participants from Khayelitsha, Cape Town, started with their business development programme in March 2013.

    • Hemelhoë ambisie 

      Smith, Cherice (2013-10)
      AFRIKAANSE OPSOMMING: Die USB MBA-alumnus Nombeko Mbava kyk al van kleins af na die groter prentjie om te sien waar en hoe sy tot die toekoms kan bydra. En op die oomblik doen sy presies dit as werknemer by die Suid-Afrikaanse ...

    • The Herfindahl-Hirschman Index as an official statistic of business concentration : challenges and solutions 

      Djolov, George Georgiev (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This dissertation examines the measurement of business concentration by the Herfindahl- Hirschman Index (HHI). In the course of the examination, a modification to this method of measurement of business ...

    • Herstrukturering van die Suid-Afrikaanse landbousektor : kan kontrakboerdery 'n rol speel? 

      Kruger, Abraham Jakobus (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2007-12)
      AFRIKAANSE OPSOMMING: Grondhervorming en dit wat daarmee gepaard gaan, is een van die hoekstene van die normalisering van ons samelewing en is sedert 1994 deel van die transformasieproses. Die huidige regering gaan uit ...

    • Heuristics for offline rectangular packing problems 

      Ortmann, Frank (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Packing problems are common in industry and there is a large body of literature on the subject. Two packing problems are considered in this dissertation: the strip packing problem and the bin packing ...

    • The hidden costs of automotive commodities procured from the People’s Republic of China 

      Boshoff, Oliza (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2008-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Globalization has shifted to a level where market competition is tougher. Therefore, multinational companies focus on cutting cost along the company’s supply chain with heavy scrutiny on procurement. Developing ...

    • Hiermee beloof ek... 

      Marais, Jana (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch business School (USB), 2010-04)
      Honderde MBA-gegradueerdes van regoor die wêreld ondersteun 'n Hippokrates-time MBA-erekode wat beloof om die sakewêreld te verander. Moet jy dit onderteken?

    • A high performance work system : making human capital the differentiating factor 

      Burger, Petrus Frederik (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2005-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Workplaces around the world have recently experienced a wide variety of formal and informal changes in the organisation of work. The pace of change appears to have accelerated since the early 1990's ...