Browsing University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB) by Title

Now showing items 256-275 of 581

    • 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.

    • The gap year student’s coaching experience and the value it has for their future career decisions 

      Erasmus, Loretta (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2017-03)
      ENGLISH SUMMARY : Places of higher learning, parents, society, governments, and students themselves are becoming more anxious that the pressures on today’s fast tracked students seem far more intense than the pressures ...

    • Getting Africa to flouris 

      Smith, Cherice (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2013-04)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Africa has vast resources, but the continent’s economy struggles to prosper. Is this because of a lack of knowledge, leadership and management skills? Cherice Smith speaks to African business experts about ...

    • Global trends 2025 

      Hichert, Tanja N. (Strategy Insights: Corporate Environment, 2009-03)
      The National Intelligence Council's (NIC) 2025 Global Trends report deals with how key global trends might develop over the next 15 years to influence world events. It contains a range of possibilities and potential ...

    • Globalisation and its influence on ethical decision-making in business : China and intellectual property 

      Neveling, Arno; Malan, Daniel; Yortt, Anna (SUNMeDIA, 2014-04)
      Ethical decision-making in business is influenced by various factors, including the external environment, organisational factors, and society. Business ethics in China have changed in the last few decades, predominantly ...

    • Gloeilamp-oomblik 

      Swart, Clayton (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2007-08)
      Many people, after years of study to aquire other degrees, take on the MBA challenge to develop personally and advance their careers. The special experience when USB MBA students, whatever their seniority-status in ...

    • Graduates’ experience of a coaching intervention and its influence on Generation Y’s job satisfaction 

      Ciolli, Nicole A. (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-03)
      The purpose and motivation of this research study is to establish how Generation Y experiences coaching as an intervention and the influence, if any, it has on their levels of job satisfaction. Coaching’s success lies ...

    • Die groot 50 wink 

      Smith, Cherice (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2012-12)
      AFRIKAANSE OPSOMMING: Die USB herdenk sy 50ste bestaansjaar in 2014 en vra insette van alumni om ’n volledige prentjie van die bestuurskool se geskiedenis te help skep.

    • 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 ...

    • 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 ...

    • 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?

    • Homo empathicus 

      Landman, Frik (2011-10)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: ‘What is it in the conduct of leaders that either brings people together or keeps them apart?’

    • Hou aan hernuwe 

      Smit, Cherice (2013-10)
      AFRIKAANSE OPSOMMING: Die USB PhD-alumnus dr Ferdie Lochner is ’n voorstander van tegnologiebestuur en innovasie. As hoof: IT-finansies en innovasieleier by die Stad Kaapstad help hy ook om innovasie regoor die ...

    • How can business in Africa harness the potential opportunities of the fourth industrial revolution by 2025 

      Makhoalibe, Theko (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-12)
      ENGLISH SUMMARY : Our world is changing faster than we can anticipate risk, or exploit opportunities. The scope, speed and impact of digital technology convergence is ushering in a completely new world and phenomenon that ...

    • How liquid and efficient are Botswana Bond Markets? 

      Sebate, Matlhogonolo Victor (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The importance of market microstructure in determining the success of a bond market in allocating financial resources depends on the degree to which the microstructure elements like liquidity, efficiency ...

    • How South African banking sector facilitates South African foreign direct investment into Sub-Saharan Africa 

      Khumalo, Mahlomola (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2008-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Currently, South Africa is a leading intra-continental foreign direct investor in Africa, in general, and in Sub-Saharan Africa, in particular. The internationalisation of South African enterprises has ...

    • How to manage knowledge 

      Marais, Jana (2010-10)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: In the modern economy it is knowledge that makes the world go round, and companies and governments have a role to play, writes JANA MARAIS.