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    • An Example of a Grounded Theory Research Proposal 

      Madzivire, Alex Benjamin (MaCoTra Publications, 2011)
      This article is a derivative of my doctoral thesis at the University of South Africa’s (UNISA) School of Business Leadership (SBL) from 2001 to 2003. The electronic version of the thesis is available on the Unisa Institutional ...
    • A Synthesis of Zimbabwean-relevant Literature from 1980 to 2000 

      Madzivire, Alex Benjamin (MaCoTra Publications, 2011)
      A number of scholars (e.g. Ferreira 1997, Clegg & Birch 1998, Secretan 1999, Beer & Nohria 2000, Mbigi 2000) share great concern over the limited in-depth examination and understanding of challenges related to organisational ...
    • A Search for Constructs 

      Madzivire, Alex Benjamin (MaCoTra Publications, 2011)
      This article is a derivative of my doctoral thesis at the University of South Africa’s (UNISA) School of Business Leadership (SBL) from 2001 to 2003. The electronic version of the thesis is available on the Unisa Institutional ...
    • Strategic Management Process 

      Chaneta, Isaac (Dr.) (2011-01-24)
      Wheelen and Hunger (2002) say that strategic management is a set of managerial decisions and actions that determines the long-run performance of an organization. It includes environmental scanning (both external and internal) ...
    • Environments that affect Marketing Management 

      Chaneta, Isaac (Dr.) (2011-01-24)
      The marketing environment is in continual flux, spinning off new opportunities and new threats. Instead of changing in a slow and predictable way, the environment is capable of causing major surprises and shocks. The key ...
    • Three strategic-making tasks of an organisation 

      Chaneta, Isaac (Dr.) (2011-01-24)
      Management’s mission of what the organization is trying to do and to become over the long-term is referred to as the organization’s mission. A mission statement specifies what activities the organization intends to pursue ...
    • Humanisation of work 

      Chaneta, Isaac (Dr.) (2011-05-11)
      Overtime, some jobs become routine and less challenging, resulting in the demotivation of the job-holders. Effort should be made to make work more rewarding or satisfying by adding more meaningful tasks to a worker’s job. ...
    • Cost-oriented Pricing 

      Chaneta, Isaac (Dr.) (2011-05-11)
      Although in practice, there are many ways of arriving at a price, these can be reduced for simplicity to two basic methods namely, cost-oriented and demand-oriented price determination. Cost-oriented pricing is typical in ...
    • Service Delivery of Non-Governmental Organisations in Zimbabwe: Challenges and Strategies 

      Zinyemba, Alice; Zinyemba, Ranga (Faculty of Commerce, University of Zimbabwe, 2013)
      Non-governmental organisations (NGOs) operating in Zimbabwe face a number of organisational and management challenges that impact negatively on the delivery of their services. Those NGOs that seem to be doing well have ...
    • Survival strategies of small firms located in a Marshallian Industrial District: A case study of Zimbabwe's furniture manufacturing industry 

      Muponda, Godfrey (University of Zimbabwe, Faculty of Commerce, 2013-09)
      The growth and survival of Zimbabwe's small firms located in geographical clusters have been largely shaped by historical developments in the 'informal sector'. In spite of the plethora of problems that they face, these ...
    • Organisations' social responsibility 

      Chaneta, Isaac (University of Zimbabwe, Faculty of Commerce, 2013-09)
      For a long time organisations have acknowledged their responsibility towards the community and the environment in which they operate. Responsibility does not end with the production of goods or the rendering of service ...
    • Collaborative Development of Distinctive Promises 

      Madzivire, Alex Benjamin (Dr) (MaCotra, 2014)
      This article has its genesis in my doctoral study with the University of South Africa’s (UNISA) School of Business Leadership (SBL) from 2001 to 2003. An electronic version of the thesis is available on the UNISA Institutional ...
    • Critical issues in destination (re)branding: Evidence from Zimbabwe’s national tourism organisation 

      Hurombo, Brighton; Muzondo, Noel; Kaseke, Nyasha (University of Zimbabwe, Faculty of Commerce, 2014)
      Zimbabwe went through an unprecedented political and economic crisis between 1999 and 2009 which had severe effects on its tourism and other productive sectors. The main objective of this study was to identify the critical ...
    • Collaborative Setting Up of Distinctive Structures and Systems 

      Madzivire, Alex Benjamin (Dr) (MaCotra, 2014)
      This article has its genesis in my doctoral study with the University of South Africa’s (UNISA) School of Business Leadership (SBL) from 2001 to 2003. An electronic version of the thesis is available on the UNISA Institutional ...
    • Collaborative Listening to Business Stakeholders 

      Madzivire, Alex Benjamin (Dr) (MaCotra, 2014)
      This article has its genesis in my doctoral study with the University of South Africa’s (UNISA) School of Business Leadership (SBL) from 2001 to 2003. An electronic version of the thesis is available on the UNISA Institutional ...
    • Collaborative Capacity and Capability Enhancement 

      Madzivire, Alex Benjamin (Dr) (MaCotra, 2014)
      This article has its genesis in my doctoral study with the University of South Africa’s (UNISA) School of Business Leadership (SBL) from 2001 to 2003. An electronic version of the thesis is available on the UNISA Institutional ...
    • Collaborative Expression of Stakeholder Needs and Expectations 

      Madzivire, Alex Benjamin (Dr) (MaCotra, 2014)
      This article has its genesis in my doctoral study with the University of South Africa’s (UNISA) School of Business Leadership (SBL) from 2001 to 2003. An electronic version of the thesis is available on the UNISA Institutional ...
    • Operational challenges of informal trading: A case of Mbare Mupedzanhamo Flea Market in Harare, Zimbabwe 

      Mupambireyi, Pakuromunhu. Freddie; Chaneta, Isaac; Maravanyika, Denis (University of Zimbabwe, Faculty of Commerce, 2014)
      Informal trading has been in existence since time of immemorial. In Zimbabwe, the phenomenal growth of informal trading is deeply rooted in the economic policies which government pursued especially after the first decade ...
    • Collaborative Designing of Distinctive Value streams 

      Madzivire, Alex Benjamin (Dr) (MaCotra, 2014)
      This article has its genesis in my doctoral study with the University of South Africa’s (UNISA) School of Business Leadership (SBL) from 2001 to 2003. An electronic version of the thesis is available on the UNISA Institutional ...
    • Holding Collaborative Promise Delivery Forums with Staff 

      Madzivire, Alex Benjamin (Dr) (MaCotra, 2014)
      This article has its genesis in my doctoral study with the University of South Africa’s (UNISA) School of Business Leadership (SBL) from 2001 to 2003. An electronic version of the thesis is available on the UNISA Institutional ...