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Kumari, Shikha; Sharma, Alka – International Journal of Learning and Change, 2018
Globalisation as a worldwide integrating force leads to changes in the social structures, values and mindsets of people. Parents raise their children expecting they would take care of them in old age but the globalised economy has given rise to a materialistic culture in which children migrate to other cities or countries. Parents accept this in…
Descriptors: Spiritual Development, Older Adults, Foreign Countries, Global Approach
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Maheshwari, Shweta; Vohra, Veena – International Journal of Learning and Change, 2018
Implementing change effectively is critically significant given the changing organisational environment and high failure rate of change implementation. Training and development practices enable employee skill development facilitating effective change implementation. However, there is lack of studies describing role played by these practices in…
Descriptors: Training, Employees, Program Implementation, Employee Attitudes
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Peng, Shanzhong; Ferreira, Fernando A. F.; Zheng, He – International Journal of Learning and Change, 2017
In this study, we develop a firm-dominated incremental cooperation model. Following the critical review of current literature and various cooperation models, we identified a number of strengths and shortcomings that form the basis for our framework. The objective of our theoretical model is to contribute to overcome the existing gap within…
Descriptors: School Business Relationship, Industry, Partnerships in Education, Models
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Astuti, Yuhana; Anggadwita, Grisna; Wahyuningtyas, Ratri – International Journal of Learning and Change, 2017
Trade liberalisation among ASEAN countries requires each country to compete to increase the competencies of entrepreneurs. Micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) is a business sector that contributes to the economy of a country, especially in Indonesia. The tight business competition requires MSMEs to find resources that can create a…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Case Studies, Human Capital, Small Businesses
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Ghazali, Achmad; Vivaldi, Harly; Putranto, Nur Arief Rahmatsyah – International Journal of Learning and Change, 2017
Managing knowledge integrally as one of the company's asset is now a necessity to be part of the knowledge-based economy in the global industry. PT Cellular Tbk. (Cellular) has been a player of mobile communication service for more than 20 years. Cellular shows business transformation through increased gross revenue from Data services while…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Telecommunications, Case Studies, Knowledge Management
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Kurikka, Joona; Utriainen, Tuuli; Repokari, Lauri – International Journal of Learning and Change, 2016
This paper is based on work done at IdeaSquare, a new innovation experiment at CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research. The paper explores the translation of fundamental research into societal applications with the help of multidisciplinary student teams, project- and problem-based learning and design thinking methods. The theme is…
Descriptors: Innovation, Case Studies, Foreign Countries, Problem Based Learning
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Wink, Rüdiger; Kirchner, Laura; Koch, Florian; Speda, Daniel – International Journal of Learning and Change, 2015
This paper links two strands of literature (collective learning and resilience) by looking at experiences with collective learning as precondition of regional economic resilience. Based on a qualitative empirical study, the emergence of collective learning structures in the Stuttgart region after a macroeconomic and structural crisis at the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Cooperative Learning, Resilience (Psychology), Geographic Regions
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Azasu, Samuel; Berggren, Björn – International Journal of Learning and Change, 2015
The purpose of the paper is to describe and analyse efforts to integrate research into teaching in a postgraduate degree program in real estate management. The long term goals of the changes were to increase graduation rates as well as the quality of dissertations. In order to validate our findings, the data for this paper emanate from a three…
Descriptors: Case Studies, Masters Programs, Educational Change, Real Estate
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Li, Chao-Hua; Su, Kun-Shan – International Journal of Learning and Change, 2015
Generalisability of a learning organisation (LO) for cross-cultural applications is doubtful. Some cultural values may be opposed to the nature in a LO which calls for voluntary participation in learning activities by all employees. The study reveals a dynamic analysis of a LO with the sense of the difficulties organisations typically face and how…
Descriptors: Qualitative Research, Information Technology, Learning Activities, Team Teaching
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Garrick, John – International Journal of Learning and Change, 2014
This paper draws on Jean-François Lyotard's (1984) seminal study "The Postmodern Condition: A Report on Knowledge" to reflect on two macro-level catastrophes: the global financial crisis (GFC) of 2009 (and its continuing effects throughout the Eurozone and elsewhere) and Fukushima. These two case studies probe aspects of these grand…
Descriptors: Knowledge Management, Postmodernism, Commercialization, Case Studies
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Pérez-Bustamante, Guillermo – International Journal of Learning and Change, 2013
This paper explores corporate social responsibility (CSR) in the biotech high-tech sector as a way to achieve competitive advantages. After presenting the importance of science for high-tech firms, the paper focuses on the social and economic role of CSR. Next, the primary reasons for firms' engagement in CSR activities are presented, followed by…
Descriptors: Case Studies, Social Responsibility, Corporations, Biotechnology
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Marcone, Maria Rosaria – International Journal of Learning and Change, 2013
This study analyses Italian knitwear manufacturers that operate both in international consumer and in business markets and assesses the different forms of competition that exist between them. The purpose of the research is to analyse the different positioning of these firms within the chain of production that they belong to. The firms that deal…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Barriers, Clothing, Manufacturing
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Held, Carsten; Duncan, Glen; Yanamandram, Venkat – International Journal of Learning and Change, 2013
The financial services industry faces many demanding challenges. Firms within this industry are predominantly knowledge-based, as are most of the industry's products, processes and services. The application of knowledge management represents a clear opportunity for financial services firms to confront challenges. However, no industry specific…
Descriptors: Knowledge Management, Models, Financial Services, Industry
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Kerr, Don; Burgess, Kevin J.; Houghton, Luke; Murray, Peter A. – International Journal of Learning and Change, 2012
The Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) literature suggests that effective training is one of the key reasons for success in ERP implementations. However, limited research has been conducted on what constitutes effective training in an ERP environment. A case study approach was used to explore the effectiveness of traditional training and to…
Descriptors: Information Systems, Case Method (Teaching Technique), Communities of Practice, Semi Structured Interviews
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Kerr, Don; Murray, Peter A.; Burgess, Kevin – International Journal of Learning and Change, 2012
The information systems' literature outlines how training is a critical factor to successful Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) implementations. Yet, types of training are not discussed in the literature and there is little indication if existing training is effective and whether relevant contextual factors have been considered. Without…
Descriptors: Prior Learning, Information Systems, Case Method (Teaching Technique), Case Studies
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