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  • Giampiccoli, Andrea; Mtapuri, Oliver (MCSER Publishinghttp://www.mcser.org/journal/index.php/mjss/article/view/1963/1962, 2014-01)
    This article looks at the mining and tourism sectors through the prisms of a society still attempting to redress the evils of the apartheid past. In so doing, it provides a typology of the dominant characteristics active ...
  • Giampiccoli, Andrea; Mtapuri, Oliver (MCSER PublishingDoi:10.5901/mjss.2014.v5n2p87, 2014-01)
    This article looks at the mining and tourism sectors through the prisms of a society still attempting to redress the evils of the apartheid past. In so doing, it provides a typology of the dominant characteristics active ...
  • Deen, A.; Balkaran, R. (IFRDhttp://www.ifrnd.org/Research%20Papers/J80.pdf, 2013-07)
    Health care services are an essential component of South African government policy and this is regulated by the Health Act, Act 61 of 2003. The study explores the services offered by the Provincial Hospital KwaZulu Natal, ...
  • Akinbowale, Michael Abiodun; Lourens, Melanie E.; Jinabhai, Dinesh C. (MCSER PublishingDoi:10.5901/mjss.2014.v5n9p342, 2014-05)
    Performance appraisal policy has been viewed by organizations and human resources practitioners as an effective tool for human resources management. However, effective performance appraisal policy remains a practical ...
  • Dorasamy, Nirmala (Academic Journalshttp://www.academicjournals.org/article/article1380699357_Wu%20et%20al.pdf, 2010-01)
    The fundamental purpose of government departments is to provide services to satisfy public needs. Public leaders have to take on organisational roles to decide how to best achieve the organisation’s purpose of meeting human ...
  • Veerasamy, Dayaneethie; Robertson, Natasha (International foundation for research and developmenthttp://ifrnd.org/Research%20Papers/J4%286%298.pdf, 2012-06)
    Children between the ages of eight and twelve, known as teenagers or teens, have become a lucrative customer base. These teens are considered to be ‘in between’ the traditional child and teenager stages of development. ...
  • Mason, Roger Bruce; Staude, Gavin (Emerald Group Publishing Limitedhttp://www.emeraldinsight.com/journals.htm?articleid=1775728, 2009)
    The purpose of this paper is to propose that the choice of marketing tactics is influenced by the company's external environment. It aims to illustrate the marketing tactics suggested for a complex, turbulent environment, ...
  • Shrivastava, Samir; Selvarajah, Christopher; Meyer, Denny; Dorasamy, Nirmala (Taylor and Francishttp://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/13678868.2013.856206, 2014)
    We apply the excellence in leadership (EIL) framework (Selvarajah, C. T., P. Duignan, C. Suppiah, T. Lane, and C. Nuttman 1995. “In Search of the ASEAN Leader: An Exploratory Study of the Dimensions that Relate to Excellence ...
  • Dorasamy, Nirmala; Pillay, Soma; Vedran, Vranic (Academic Journalshttp://hdl.handle.net/1959.3/218454, 2012-02-22)
    The purpose of this paper was to examine the influence of individual and situational level factors on internal whistle-blowing intentions, within a South African context. This is the first quantitative study of whistle-blowing ...
  • Nyamita, Micah Odhiambo; Garbharran, Hari Lall; Dorasamy, Nirmala (Business Perspectives, 2014)
    Over the past half century, there has been an increasing interest on identifying the factors influencing debt financing within corporations. Based on available literature, both from developed and developing economies, this ...
  • Nyamita, Micah Odhiambo; Garbharran, Hari Lall; Dorasamy, Nirmala (International Foundation for Research & Developmenthttp://ifrnd.org/Research%20Papers/J6%2811%296.pdf, 2014-11)
    Debt financing is deemed crucial for economic development, as evidenced by the positive relationship between financial deepening and economic growth. Majority of studies on debt financing have been undertaken using data ...
  • Dorasamy, Nirmala (Academic Journalshttp://www.academicjournals.org/article/article1380699514_Dorasamy.pdf, 2010-01)
    While there has been widescale acknowledgement of the importance of business ethics, it is evident that many businesses still conduct themselves unethically. This paper adapts Lawrence Kohlberg’s study on moral development ...
  • Dorasamy, Nirmala (KREhttp://www.krepublishers.com/02-Journals/JSS/JSS-00-0-000-000-1997-Web/JSS-00-0-000-000-1997-1-Cover.htm, 2013)
    The article aims to explore the attitudes of employees toward the Protected Disclosures Act (2000) in providing protection to whistleblowers in South Africa. It seeks to examine the extent to which employees are encouraged ...
  • Poovalingam, Kasthuri; Veerasamy, Dayaneethie (2007)
    This article examines how communication is currently being employed in the cellular industry to improve service to customers in an attempt t o establish a long-term relationship with them. It does so by analyzing ...
  • Dorasamy, Nirmala (Academic Journalshttp://www.academicjournals.org/article/article1380794548_Dorasamy.pdf, 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 ...
  • Lekhanya, Lawrence Mpele (International Business & Economics Research Journal (IBER)http://journals.cluteonline.com/index.php/IBER/article/view/8437, 2014-03)
    This paper reports on the impact of viral marketing on corporate brand reputation. The study aimed to analyse and evaluate the use of viral marketing and the impact it has on the reputation of corporate branding of South ...
  • Dorasamy, Nirmala; Ngidi, Telesphorus Lindelani (Kamla-Raj Entrepriseshttp://www.krepublishers.com/02-Journals/JSS/JSS-38-0-000-14-Web/JSS-38-1-000-14-Abst-PDF/JSS-38-1-009-14-1532-Dorasamy-N/JSS-38-1-009-14-1532-Dorasamy-N-Tx%5B2%5D.pmd.pdf, 2014)
    Good governance, the rule of law and systems of accountability are essential elements in guaranteeing that resources are equitably shared. These resources are to be used efficiently, effectively and economically. Prior ...
  • Dorasamy, Nirmala; Balkaran, R. (Virtus Interpresshttp://www.virtusinterpress.org/IMG/pdf/COC__Volume_9_Issue_2_Winter_2012_Continued3_.pdf, 2012)
  • Veerasamy, Dayaneethie; Govender, Jeevarathnam Parthasarathy (IFRDhttp://ifrnd.org/Research%20Papers/V44.pdf, 2013-04)
    Social networks have become a way of life for many people who use them to connect and communicate with the world at large. Social media is defined as any tool or service that uses the Internet to facilitate conversations. ...
  • Dorasamy, Nirmala; Pillay, Soma (Virtus Interpress, 2011)
    Whistle blowing on organizational wrongdoing is becoming increasingly prevalent. However, the renewal of existing literature reveals that every potential whistle blower is not always inclined to blow the whistle, despite ...

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