Edison International generates and sells electricity as both a utility to the public and as a commodity in regulated and deregulated markets across the US and Turkey. Tightening emission regulations threaten the company’s growth and sustainability. To address...
COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE: CREATING AND SUSTAINING SUPERIOR PERFORMANCE
Chapter 1: Competitive Strategy: The Core Concepts 3
The Structural Analysis of Industries 4
Industry Structure and Buyer Needs 6
Generic Competitive Strategies 7
The Competition: Maintaining Advantage
Maintaining competitive advantage in today's ever-changing business environment is not a simple task. For any company to maintain a competitive advantage, the company must develop the advantage such that it is "rare, costly to imitate, no substitutable, and n...
The simulation mentions that "Strategic thinking is a readiness for action based on market realities, organizational competencies and brand equities. It is supported by long-range objectives, strategic flexibility and a need to stay ahead of change."...
THE STUDY OF CRITICAL SUCCESS FACTORS
FOR KNOWLEDGE-BASED TECHNOLOGY
1.1 Research Background
Most Taiwanese have witnessed the development of Taiwan with the focus on from
agriculture, textile industry, light industry, electronic industry to hi-tech industry tod...
"The function within business firms most often charged with ethical abuse is Marketing"
Murphy and Laczniak, 1981 (p. 251)
The development of internet-based technologies opens endless possibilities for Marketers. Marketing research can be carried out subtly by actively archiving the procedures tha...
COMPETITIVE BENCHMARKING of TOURISM DESTINATION WEBSITES: DUBAI CASE STUDY
Morag I. Stewart
The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management
This paper prese...
Operations management can be generally described as the management of the resources that are needed for the production of goods and services provided by an organization. The production of goods and services occurs through a transformation process that transforms various inputs (raw materials, compon...
A STUDY ON THE INFLUENCE OF EXTERNAL FACTORS IN PURCHASING DECISION OF PROPERTY”
SUBMITTED TO THE
UNIVERSITY OF MADRAS
IN PARTIAL FULLFILLMENT OF THE MASTERS DEGREE IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
(Register no. MA81042)
UNDER THE GUIDANCE OF
Destination Decision Making and Consumer Demands: Identifying Critical Factors
by Don Fuller, Janet Hanlan and Simon Wilde
Centre for Enterprise Development and Research Southern Cross University Coffs Harbour Campus
Occasional Paper No. 3 August 2005
Centre for Enterprise Development and Re...
In today’s competitive world an employee satisfaction is very important for companies as a satisfied employee would produce more which in turn would give better benefits to the company. Job satisfaction is closely related to motivation level of the employees which depends on man...
Academy of Management Journal 2010, Vol. 53, No. 4, 743–768.
EARNINGS PRESSURE AND COMPETITIVE BEHAVIOR: EVIDENCE FROM THE U.S. ELECTRICITY INDUSTRY
YU ZHANG University of California, Irvine JAVIER GIMENO INSEAD
This study examines the effect of pressure felt by management to meet or beat ana...
Comptroller of the Currency Administrator of National Banks
Interest Rate Risk
Narrative - June 1997, Procedures - March 1998
Liquidity and Funds Management
Interest Rate Risk
Introduction Background Definition Banking Activities and Interest Rate Ri...
COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE IN INTERCOLLEGIATE ATHLETICS : A RESOURCE-BASED VIEW
Presented in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirement for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy in the Graduate School of The Ohio State University
By Doyeon Won, M.S. *****
The Ohio State University 2004...
CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCTION
Nowadays mobile phone plays the key role in communication in many countries including Malaysia. The rapid growth of the Malaysia Mobile industry has largely been due to the development of a simple and highly popular mode of mobile communication. The...
1. Which of the theories of international trade can help Indian services providers gains competitive edge over their competitors?
1.ONE SUGGESTED THEORY to gain dynamism and competitiveness
IN OPERATION .
A.Developing executive leadership at...
In the earlier part of the 20th century, manufacturing became a capitalintensive activity. A rigid mode of mass production replaced mostly smallbatch and make-to-order fabrication of products. A turning point was the 1920s. With increas...
Master thesis Autumn semester 2007 Supervisor: Professor Tomas Blomquist Authors: Hoang, Thuy Vu Nga Lapumnuaypon, Kamolrat
Critical Success Factors in Merger & Acquisition Projects
A study from the perspectives of advisory firms
First of all, we are grateful to our supervi...
Technology is the powerful force that drives the world into a converging commonality. (Levit, 1992). According to Combs et al., (1992). Technology has been one of the most indispensible and vital factors for the development of mankind since the beginning of time. Technology is of no doub...