Browsing University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB) by Title

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  • Fresh, new take 

    Haw, Penny (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-08)
    Coming, to a space near you soon, a new-look advertising campaign created by the business school’s new agency. PENNY HAW asked about the rationale behind the changes.

  • From New York to New Bethesda (and other stops in between) 

    Coetzer, Toast (University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB), 2010-04)
    Those at the cutting edge of their professions are familiar with working long, thankless hours, often spent hunched over a laptop in yet another hotel in a country where inhabitants don’t quite know what you mean when ...

  • From techno to the top 

    Haw, Penny (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB), 2010-04)
    Alice Zondi’s story, as told by PENNY HAW, shows how coaching enabled this technical expert to achieve a place on her company’s board

  • Fruit processing waste as a renewable energy source for a clean development mechanism project in South Africa 

    Mostert, Frederich (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The objective of the study was to establish whether a small-scale biomass renewable energy project that uses waste fruit and pomace as the predominant feedstock could be a feasible clean development ...

  • The functionality grid as paradigm for management of technology 

    Lochner, Frederick Christoffel (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2011-12)
    Technology is a critical component in modern society. Management of Technology (MOT) should be a major focus of management studies. At present the status of MOT is much less than it should be. Part of the reason is that ...

  • The fund performance illusion 

    Wessels, Daniel; Kriger, Niel (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2007-08)
    Research conducted at the University of Stellenbosch Business School into the long-term performance of equity fund managers found that past performance was not a reliable indicator of future performance. The study ...

  • The fundamental drivers of stock market liquidity : international, emerging markets and African evidence 

    Bieger, Jasper; Floquet, Keegan (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2003-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: According to the World Bank's leading economists Beck and Demlrquc-Kunt one of the major competitive advantages of countries competing for long-term economic growth is the existence of an efficient and ...

  • Fundamentals of techniques and principles used to enhance the value of capital projects 

    Prinsloo, M. J. (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2001-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: "Imagine improving the value of a capital project by 30%, or increasing the throughput of an organisation with 20% less capital expenditure!" The normal reaction to this sort of statement is that it ...

  • Funding rural development in South African municipalities 

    Makgamatho, Kedibone Grace (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-12)
    The main purpose of this research paper is to reveal the importance of rural development with the aim of making municipalities the main drivers of rural development - this in an effort to stimulate and increase economic ...

  • Further research 

    Unknown author (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2010)
    The place of marketing in business - Frikkie Herbst. Enlarging the economic cake - Wolfgang Thomas. Aligning IS with business strategy - Martin Butler. Societal sensitivity in the future workplace - Dr Babita Mathur-Helm.

  • The future and sustainability of private medical care in South Africa 

    Loubser, Petrus Abel (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2007-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study provides an overview of the medical aid industry in South Africa and highlights the impact of the formation of the Council for Medical Schemes through the implementation of the Medical Schemes ...

  • Future competencies 

    Matthee, Amanda (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-02)
    The changing world of work requires a completely new skills set. What new competencies must be mastered to conduct business in the future? AMANDA MATTHEE explores.

  • The future impact of the current electricity crisis on Sasol South Africa 

    Terblanche, Michelle (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2008-12)
    Towards the end of 2007, South Africa started experiencing widespread rolling electricity blackouts as the electricity demand exceeded the supply from energy giant Eskom. The crisis reached its tipping point when industries, ...

  • The future of older people in HIV/AIDS prevalent South Africa 

    Nyaredi, Mmabatho (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2011-03)
    This research document seeks to outline the future of older people in HIV/AIDS-prevalent South Africa. The research report examined literature which assisted the researcher in understanding how older people‘s lives and ...

  • The future of South Africa’s female consumer magazines : an analysis of Media24’s female consumer magazine titles 

    Kula, Loyiso (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-12)
    Globally and locally, print media publications and companies have been under immense pressure as circulation and advertising revenues have declined steadily. The rise of the internet and subsequently, Web 2.0 and Web 3.0 ...

  • The future of the company 

    De Vries, Florence (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-08)
    What will keep the corporate organisation ticking in future? FLORENCE DE VRIES finds out which issues the leaders of tomorrow are tackling today.

  • The future of war : pathways towards destructive or constructive alternative futures? 

    Vrey, F. (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2005)
    The future of war pertains to war as a future instrument of policy while future warfare unfolds from how wars of the future are to be conducted. Both phenomena contain dynamics that contribute to explaining particular ...

  • Futures for viable healthcare models for South Africa 

    Annandale, Martin Deon (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2010-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The purpose of this study was to identify possible viable future healthcare models for South Africa, using the techniques and methodologies advocated in the field of future studies by futurists and erudite ...

  • Gaining through giving 

    Mgayi, Bongani (2012-04)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: There is much philosophising today about what it means to be African and a good citizen. Bongani Mgayi finds out that views on charity and social engagement are as wide as the African horizons.

  • Die gebruik van die kontantvloeistaat as hulpmiddel in die voorspelling van finansiele mislukking 

    Schreuder, Johannes Wahl (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1997-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study project comprises an analysis of the Cash Flow Statements of a number of delisted companies for the years in which the companies were listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. The trends in ...