Browsing University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB) by Title

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    • Taking a look at nearly 50 years of USBs existence 

      Matthee, Amanda (2013-04)
      As a foretaste of a year filled with memories in 2014, when USB commemorates its 50th anniversary, we look back at some photos of the past 50 years – from the first MBA group to what USB looks like today

    • The relationship between a market orientation and financial performance in South African organisations 

      Loubser, S. S. (University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2000-06)
      Organisations are in constant flux and with powerful universal trends such as globalisation, technological discontinuity, deregulation and new competencies within a continuously changing environment, both business leaders ...

    • Think business design 

      Smith, Cherice (2013-04)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Since the announcement of Cape Town as World Design Capital 2014, design has become a much talked-about topic. Cherice Smith explores design thinking – a process used to turn a challenge into ...

    • Throwing a lifeline 

      Mantshantsha, Sikonathi (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2007-08)
      Linking big business with small could pull those at the base of the income pyramid to a safer place. SIKONATHI MANTSHANTSHA enquires.

    • Top world business issues 

      Haw, Penny (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-02)
      What’s keeping global business leaders from sleeping peacefully at night? PENNY HAW asked around.

    • Tot baie dinge in staat 

      Matthee, Amanda (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2010)

    • Towards a client-based brand equity framework for selected business-to-business services 

      Steenkamp, Pieter (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-03)
      ENGLISH SUMMARY: The customer-based brand equity (CBBE) model was developed to guide brand building in a consumer product or individual brand context, but the model is proposed to be applicable to any context, including ...

    • Towards a conceptual framework of coach supervision for internal coaches within South African organisations 

      Van Reenen, Michelle Tracy (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2015-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Worth already $2 billion worldwide, coaching of managers and executives within organisations is the fastest growing field within the consultancy world. As investing in coaching grows, so does the demand ...

    • Towards online security : key drivers of poor user behaviour and recommendations for appropriate interventions 

      Butler, M. J. (AOSIS, 2014)
      Online commerce has grown significantly and securing this channel of commerce is of vital importance for organisations. In the quest to secure the online world, users are often referred to as the weakest link in online ...

    • Towards re-imagining the roles of change agents from a critical complexity perspective : an exploratory action research approach 

      Cloete, Gideon Stephanus (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2017-12)
      ENGLISH SUMMARY : Research on the theoretical conceptualisations and research methods informing current change agency theory and practice in the field of Organisation Theory (OT) in general, and Organisational Change and ...

    • Trademark and brand dilution : an empirical investigation 

      Kruger, Hannelie (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-04)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The Constitutional Court in the Republic of South African indicated in 2006 (Laugh It Off Promotions CC v SAB International (Finance) BV t/a Sabmark International (Freedom of Expression Institute as amicus ...

    • Transformative collaborative governance relations towards sustainability: the case of the Stellenbosch River Collaborative 

      Marais, Charon Lynette Buchner (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-12)
      ENGLISH SUMMARY : This thesis challenges and complements the transdisciplinary inquiry into the governance of commons. Using a combination of auto-ethnography and participatory action research I contribute to the call to ...

    • The tree of life 

      Landman, Frik (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-02)

    • Trust me on this one 

      Haw, Penny (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-02)
      Aristotle said: “Trust allows groups to flourish, to achieve excellence.” And yet, as PENNY HAW found out in conversation with Roger Stewart, faculty member of USB-ED, trust is in short supply in business today.

    • Turning to the crowd for solutions 

      Wyngaard, Heindrich (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch UniversityStellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2013-06)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Also called fansourcing, crowdcasting or mass collaboration, crowdsourcing draws on the collective intelligence of many people to come up with an idea or solution – often for free or at a fraction of the ...

    • Ukungafani Kwabantu emsebenzini: Okuhle, Okubi, Okubalulekileyo 

      Smith, Cherice (2014-10)
      UMzantsi Afrika ubhiyozela ama 20 eminyaka ye demokrasi kulo nyaka. Nje ngembonakalo yenkululeko, uCherice Smith uye wajonga uphuhliso noqhwayelomva lokungafani kwabantu kwindawo zemisebenzi kule minyaka ilishumi idlulileyo.

    • Understanding finance to develop people 

      Blaine, Sue (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2008-02)
      As peace spreads across Africa, the imperative to develop skills to improve people’s lives increases, writes SUE BLAINE.

    • Understanding the financial vulnerability and the financial decisions of non-governmental organisations: an empirical study of Ugandan NGOs 

      Arsenio da Silva, Berta (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2018-03)
      ENGLISH SUMMARY: Non-governmental organisations (NGOs) are key providers of essential services in developing countries, where government capacity is often limited. Despite their important role in socio-economic development ...

    • Unfulfilled loan demand among agro SMEs in Namibia 

      Amadhila, Elina; Ikhide, Sylvanus (AOSIS Publishing, 2016)
      Using a qualitative methodology approach, a case study research design by way of in-depth semi-structured interview(s) was followed to interview farmers, commercial banks, development banks, venture capitals and private ...

    • USB creates new value for alumni 

      Swart, Clayton (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2007-02)
      It is often said that the best measure of a business school’s standing is the graduates it produces. The University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB) recognises this and has established Alumni Association branches ...