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Angeletti, Rachele (author)
The extensive amount of knowledge possessed by an organization represents one of its most valuable resources. Nonetheless, it is not always easy to pinpoint, arrange and reuse such knowledge in an effective and productive manner. Moreover, in the last two decades companies have been increasingly using serious games and simulations for the most...
master thesis 2018
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Beijers, Rolien (author)
Background: There is an increasing need for structured methods that encourage effective knowledge sharing and collaborations at the working floor to implement innovation strategies, especially in case of employer - employee relationships. <br/><br/>Objective: This research (master thesis) focused on knowledge sharing on the work floor during...
master thesis 2018
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de Vries, Rinze (author)
Flood risk is increasing due to climate change and the growth of the potential consequences of flooding. Analysing how flood-proof the spatial plan is, therefore becomes more important. Since most spatial planners have limited knowledge concerning flood risk, the Netherlands’ Directorate-General for Public Works and Water Management commissioned...
master thesis 2018
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Carvajal Rodriguez, Juan (author)
Costa Rica’s electric grid is dominated by renewable sources, mostly by hydropower 74% and with geothermal 12.4% and wind 10.6%. Hence, in dry season when the water levels drop significantly, there are difficulties to supply the national electricity demand (CENCE, 2016). Despite this and the added fact that the country’s has enormous solar...
master thesis 2017
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Gemke, Pascal (author)
Police organisations wordwide struggle with the implementation of intelligence-led policing (ILP). This research aims to identify organisational factors that affect the state of implementation of ILP in the Dutch police force. From a multiple-case study research multiple factors have been identified that affect the functioning of ILP. These...
master thesis 2017
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Alizadeh Dehnavi, M. (author)
Many of the activities carried out by organizations are performed by project teams. Product launches, new systems and processes, as well as their maintenance, are often implemented through project-based activities. Making these activities successful requires a long list of criteria, which heavily depend on effective use of a company's knowledge...
master thesis 2015
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Jarabo, O. (author)
Purpose This study aims to explore approaches to stimulate innovation at the case company via current knowledge processes analysis to provide best-fit recommendations. Design/Methodology/Approach The study develops a theoretical overview based on the growing stream on knowledge processes in relation to innovation. The research features a case...
master thesis 2014
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Das, V.L. (author)
The pharmaceutical industry has been spending an increasing amount of money on R&D over the years. However, fewer drugs have been approved by the FDA and the EMA recently. This lack in innovation performance is a problem which needs to be solved in order to continue finding medicines for cureless diseases. Innovation lies at the heart of the...
master thesis 2014
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Vereecke, B.S.J. (author)
Flying has always spoken to people’s imagination, though nothing fundamental has changed in the passenger experience on board of an airliner in the last decades. Flying has become a commodity but the same kind of base products is still used, and innovation mainly occurs in technical fields such as lightweight materials and cost-effective...
master thesis 2013
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Harmsen, M.B.M. (author)
A Knowledge Management Strategy can help to maintain or improve a knowledge management process. There are two knowledge management strategies; personalization and codification. A personalization strategy focuses on the flow of tacit knowledge through personal contacts while in a codification strategy In codification strategies, explicit...
master thesis 2013
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Liauw, D.A. (author)
Software architecture plays an important part in program comprehension, which is one of the most time consuming tasks in software development. If software developers don’t properly share their architectural knowledge with team members, the team will act based on an incomplete or even possibly incorrect view on the code base, and this can lead to...
master thesis 2012
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Anninos, P. (author)
In the contemporary business world, more and more organizations especially in the engineering domain structure their working processes around projects. These organizations are called project-based-organizations (PBOs) and have established distinct work processes to successfully execute the projects that they undertake. The working processes in...
master thesis 2012
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Orjuela Alvarez, L.A. (author)
Starting with the research question -Why are individuals at professional services firms motivated or inhibited to share knowledge? This case study gives an elaborate picture of the knowledge sharing behaviors and the motivations of a group of technology consultants. The insights obtained from this research reveal valuable lessons to increase the...
master thesis 2012
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Jongsma, A.A. (author)
An assessment at a large knowledge intensive organization to improve their knowledge management system to be faster and more accurate. This thesis shows the analysis to come to recommendations for KPMG on how to improve their KMS. The result is an overview of knowledge channels KPMG can use to increase speed and accuracy. The analyses are done...
master thesis 2012
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De Bruijn, F.S.N. (author)
Unilever posseses an impressive amoutn of information, but this is not accesiable for the sales representatives. A information system is designed to make this information accesiable and a presentation tool to communicate the information to the customers.
master thesis 2011
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Van Nistelrooij, P.G.A. (author)
There is a growing desire for sustainable design, both with firms and their clients in the built environment. However sustainability is not always integrated into designs in the same uniform manner, or at the same level. Barriers and carriers exist that influence the design and its level of sustainability for consulting engineering firms....
master thesis 2011
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De Gans, M. (author)
Large infrastructure projects in the Netherlands are often subject to discussion due to large time and cost overruns. Project management instruments are developed by the projects for the efficient management of time, cost and scope. These collections of methods, tools and approaches are often modified and further developed when projects face...
master thesis 2010
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Verheij, A. (author)
master thesis 2010
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