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Transferring Western HRM practices to developing countries : The case of a privatized utility in Jordan
Purpose - This paper seeks to explore the nature of the human resource reforms introduced by a French multinational into a privatized Jordanian utility and the impact of these reforms on worker experiences, attitudes and ...
The University of Hertfordshire: Is this the Face of the Entrepreneurial University in the UK?
The University of Hertfordshire has taken a bold lead in the process of differentiating its offer by seeking to become a leading edge exemplar of a truly business focussed – entrepreneurial – university. By adopting such ...
The offshoring of financial services : a reassessment
(University of Hertfordshire, 2009)
Operating in increasingly competitive market environment, financial services companies are engaged in international re-engineering of business processes mirroring developments in manufacturing over the past four decades. ...
SeMCQ – Protégé Plugin for Automatic Ontology-Driven Multiple Choice Question Tests Generation
(Stanford Center for Biomedical Informatics Research, 2009)
Creating fair and meaningful assessment strategy is one the most difficult areas for every educator. Objective (MCQ) testing has been extensively studied and evaluated as a method for formative and, to a lesser extent, ...
Strategic Risk Appraisal and Management
(Gower Publishing, 2009)
Alliances as strategic tools : a cross-industry study of partnership planning, formation and success
Despite the fact that most studies have been pointing to high failure rates, collaboration remains increasingly popular as an organisational form of economic activity, particularly in technology-intensive industries. This ...
Organisational exploration of human resources: the ethical pathway
Informed decisions regarding contemporary challenges and development of human resources must be made through the effective execution of intra-exploration. Such engagement, involvement and dialogue would result in enhanced ...
Opening Pandora's Box : the Paradox of Institutional Organising
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2009)