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Service specification in pre-tender phase of public procurement : a triadic model of meaningful involvement
The purpose of this research is to define the actor roles and collaborative practices that are central to service specification co-development in relation to the pre-tender phase of public ...
Solution providers’ strategic capabilities
Purpose – Drawing on the resource-based view of the firm, this study analyzes solution providers’ strategic capabilities that facilitate above-average returns. Design/methodology/approach – The study applies a qualitative ...
Servitization of global service network actors : A contingency framework for matching challenges and strategies in service transition
Servitization is a rising trend across manufacturing companies, but it is not achievable without the corresponding transition of the manufacturers’ service network. Despite the key role of service network actors, their ...
Uncertainty in decision-making: a review of the international business literature
(Cogent OA, an imprint of Taylor & Francis, 2019-08-06)
Uncertainty is a key contextual factor that affects the decision-making of multinational corporations on many types of international operation. However, the variety of ways in which uncertainty has been defined and studied ...
Coopetition naturally consists of a tension between cooperation and competition. Tensions in coopetition can be related to situations of conflict and conflict management. Significant elements of coopetitive tensions are ...
Trajectories of mobility limitations over 24 years and their characterization by shift work and leisure-time physical activity in midlife
(Oxford University Press, 2019-04-22)
Background: We aimed to investigate trajectories of mobility limitations (MLs) over a period of 24 years. In addition, we aimed to study how shift work and leisure-time physical activity (LTPA) in midlife predict assignment ...
Interplay of strategic orientations in the development of smart solutions
This study investigates the different strategic orientations available for technology companies that provide smart solutions to their clients. We conceptualize eight archetypes of approaches employed by technology companies ...
A managerial decision tool for R&D outsourcing and partner selection in high-technology industries
(Talent First Network, 2017)
Deciding which tasks and projects are best performed in-house and which should be outsourced to external suppliers are, alongside the supplier selection process, among the key challenges for R&D managers operating in ...
Macro talent management in Finland : contributing to a rapidly evolving knowledge economy
This chapter analyzes Finland’s rapid transition to a knowledge economy and the challenges that the country is facing today from a macro talent management (TM) perspective. The Global Talent Competitiveness Index (Lanvin ...
Talent Management in Multinational Corporations
(Oxford University Press, 2017-10-01)
The focus of the chapter is on the practices used by multinational corporations (MNCs) to manage employees defined as ‘talent’. We examine the content of corporate practices, the actors involved in carrying out these ...