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The impact of the global crisis on ethical leadership: A case study of the South African public sector
(Academic Journals, 2010-08)
The African economy has been impacted by the global crisis as it is integrated into the world economy. African governments have used their strengths, fiscal opportunities, financial regulatory frameworks and the resourcefulness ...
Finance function : leveraging a source of competitive advantage for selected South African companies in KwaZulu-Natal
As a result of current business trends, South African companies are being forced to examine changes in the finance function. The purpose of this research is to establish and examine the paradigm shift in the finance ...
Perceptions on a student leadership development initiative
(Virtus Interpress, 2014)
Leadership development involves the empowerment and preparation of individuals to be social change agents by developing their understanding of others and self awareness of their roles and responsibilities as leaders in ...
A 21st century framework for quality management
(Academic Journals, 2012-02-07)
Emerging trends such as globalisation, customer power and sophistication, social responsibility and environmental sustainability consciousness are creating new business challenges and market demands for organisations. In ...
Sanctions effectiveness in a globalized world
This study seeks to comprehend the utility of sanctions in theglobal era with the background that albeit the widely publicised negative resultant effects of sanctions, the usage of sanctions as a foreign policy tool continues ...
Leadership and corporate governance of small and medium enterprises (SMES) in South Africa
(Virtus Interpress, 2015)
The main, underlying constraint to the growth of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) is a lack of corporate governance (CG) structure (Mahmood 2014). In considering the UK- Department for Business Innovation and Skills ...
Local economic development in the Commonwealth
(DDP (Democracy Development Programme), 2012)
The development of a public optometry system in Mozambique: a cost benefit analysis
(BioMed Central, 2014)
Background: The economic burden of uncorrected refractive error (URE) is thought to be high in Mozambique, largely as a consequence of the lack of resources and systems to tackle this largely avoidable problem. The Mozambique ...
Marketing communications and environmental turbulence : a complexity theory view
This paper investigates how the choice of different marketing communications activities is influenced by the nature of the company’s external environment, when viewing the environment through a complexity theory lens. A ...
Perceived effectiveness of municipal financial management on the performance of inventory stock management in local government of South Africa
(International Foundation for Research and Development (IFRD), 2014-03)
This paper reports on the perceived effectiveness of municipal financial management (MFM), on the performance of inventory stock management, by South African local government. The study aimed to evaluate and discuss various ...