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How globalized is the Turkish economy?
(Int organization center acad research, 2014-02-03)
This paper aims at analyzing the economic dimension of the pace of globalization for Turkey by using the KOF Index of Globalization between the years 2005 and 2012. Indices and variables to be taken into consideration are ...
Gender and household education expenditure in Turkey
(Eurasian Business & Economics Soc., 2013)
This paper investigates how the share of education expenditure in the household budget varies across Turkish households with different gender-age composition of children. Using household level data from Household Budget ...
Virtual team effectiveness using dyadic teams
The importance of effectiveness for virtual teamwork continues to gain momentum as technology and globalization of work accelerate. The implementation of virtual teams provides one approach to enhance competitiveness, ...
The role of information technology in responding to terrorism
(IOS Press, 2013)
The use of cutting-edge information technologies has the ability to help us battle terrorists by assisting with identification, predictive analysis and prioritization processes. This article describes some of those applications.
Dilemma of the HR manager: An optimization for training and development budgets using integer programming a case study from an international firm
(Int Inst Informatics & Systemics, 2005)
This paper is about a dilemma of an HR manager of an international company. The major problem of HR managers is to minimize their training and development budgets. Making a training budget is not so complex; but the ...
Strategic alignment and project management offices: case studies from successful implementations in Turkey
Due to an increased need for learning modern project management methodologies, companies have been forced to improve their knowledge of Project Management Offices (PMO). Global business environment resulted with increased ...
Designing project management systems
The purpose of this paper is to develop the concept of project management system from the perspective of systems science. There is a need to extend the body of knowledge for project management. In particular, the application ...
Power of soft skills determining academic career satisfaction: Empiricial study on research assistants
Recent debate on skill acquisition by employees focuses on skill shortages (lacking required skills) and skills gaps (lack proficiency in the job) (Hurrell, 2015). Technical skills are not only ones considered in this ...
From bureauphobia to bureaucognitio
Bureaucracy had been referred to as the usual suspect whose door was knocked with an attempt to address an organizational failure and had always been pointed at as the villain that rendered organizations incapable to adapt ...
Team composition and team performance: Achieving better results in an international higher education environment
(Editura Niculescu, 2013-10-31)
In line with former experiments, this stud), covers a period of four years (2008-2012) while teaching Project Management courses to international students at Mikkeli University of Applied Sciences, Finland - aiming to ...