Browsing University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB) by Title

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  • 'n Verhaal van verandering 

    Smit, Eon (2014-04)
    AFRIKAANSE OPSOMMING: Prof Eon Smit, ’n voormalige direkteur van die USB, skryf oor die USB se 50-jarige bestaan.

  • N-shares versus ordinary shares 

    Van der Vyver, Anton Hendrik (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The mini study project attempted to answer questions relating to the relationship between N-ordinary shares (N-shares) and ordinary shares of the same company. Questions relating to the movement in ...

  • The Naledi Local Municipality department of financial services case study on implementing strategy in a developmentally orientated municipality 

    Carstens, Jacques (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2007-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This research report is about the implementation of strategy in a developmental orientated municipality. It demonstrates through a case study how the Department of Financial Services implements the ...

  • Namibia's SME business-plan programme : a critical analysis 

    Nashidengo, Diina Vayukifa (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2007-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The Goverment of the Republic of Namibia soon after independence, recognised its cardinal national responsibility to change the orientation of the nation's economy from one of exporting raw materials ...

  • Namibian Export Processing Zones (EPZ) : success or myth? 

    Karaerua, Gerson Uaeta (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2008-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: In the quest to attract foreign investments which is seen as one way of alleviating poverty by creating employment opportunities and earning foreign currency many countries have implemented the EPZ ...

  • Narrowing the business and IT gap : a knowledge approach 

    Mohamed, Essack (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2007-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The effort and costs to achieve alignment between Business and IT have plagued executives for more than 15 years. More recently, from 2005 and 2006, Gartner EXP CIO survey reported that the top 3 ...

  • National sporting success and investor optimism 

    Smith, Brendan; Krige, Niel (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2010)
    Contrary to findings of overseas studies, the mood of South African investors seems to be influenced less by the outcomes of national sporting events.

  • A national study of smartphone adoption factors in South Africa 

    Nainkin, Simon (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-12)
    Factors influencing the adoption of smartphones are not known in South Africa. Smartphone adoption globally is currently measured as being around forty-seven percent of all mobile phone users, with an expectation that it ...

  • The nature, consequences and practical implementation of regulating equity in the workplace 

    Schwellnus, Teresa (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2000-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The Growth, Employment and Redistribution strategy (GEAR) has not been successful in bringing about growth in the South African economy as planned. The biggest failure of GEAR has however been the fact ...

  • Navigating through some burning issues on people management in corporations 

    Mapisa, Cindy (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study explored the present and future challenges faced by a group of South African managers. These challenges were identified and/or explored in the form of burning issues. The motivation for the ...

  • The need for emotional intelligence training in higher education : an exploratory study 

    Groenewald, Anna Margaretha (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2003-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Leadership, over the years, has changed due to the rise of new technology, globalisation of markets and increased shareholders' tempo. Leaders are expected to accomplish projectsfaster and with fewer ...

  • The need for the beneficiation of coffee exports in Kenya in order to improve economic performance 

    Chesire, Milly C. (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2005-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Kenya has historically depended on its coffee industry as a major contributor to foreign exchange earnings and farm incomes. Between 1975 and 1986, coffee was Kenya's leading foreign exchange earner, ...

  • The need for the beneficiation of Namibian diamond exports and its impact on economic performance 

    Gawanab, Alex Clive (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-03)
    Since gaining independence in 1990, Namibia has enjoyed a fairly stable economic performance, but its heavy reliance on its natural resources, especially its mineral resources, is at times worrisome. Historically, the ...

  • Negatiewe kennis 

    Powell, John (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2012-12)
    AFRIKAANSE OPSOMMING: Ons is geneig om oor kennis te dink as ’n bate, ’n Goeie Ding. Hoe meer kennis, hoe beter – behalwe dat ek pas tot die besef gekom het my veronderstellings is verkeerd. Ons moet soms ook kennis vernietig.

  • New directions 

    Mgayi, Bongani (2014-10)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: On 1 September this year, Prof Piet Naudé joined the University of Stellenbosch Business School as its eighth director in five decades. Business strategist and consultant Bongani Mgayi, who is involved ...

  • The new face of Africa 

    Rossouw, Mandy (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2010)

  • New horisons 

    Smith, Cherice (2013-04)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: He was the first black editor of Die Burger newspaper, chairperson of the South African National Editors’ Forum and recipient of the sought-after Nieman Fellowship to study at Harvard University. These ...

  • New horizons 

    Smith, Cherice (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2013-04)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: He was the first black editor of Die Burger newspaper, chairperson of the South African National Editors’ Forum and recipient of the sought-after Nieman Fellowship to study at Harvard University. These ...

  • New MBA 

    Matthee, Amanda (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-08)
    Once again, the USB’s MBA has been audited and approved by two international accreditation agencies. But nothing remains static. AMANDA MATTHEE finds out how the USB has updated its MBA for 2009.

  • New organisational strategies for complexity : a necessity for sustainable innovation? A case study of Kessels & Smith - The Learning Company 

    Van der Merwe, Andrea (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2009-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Now more than ever, organisations need to be resilient and sustainable. The world of business has changed irrevocably since the industrial age and organisational strategies have not adapted much in response ...