The application of the SMED method in the work of the police allowed to optimize the number and the sequence of performed operations. Streamlining actions concerned not only operations distinguished in the frames of internal and external operational group, but also the change of the character classification of these operations and the time in which they were carried out.
The paper presents basic problems concerned with employees' voluntary work. Various types of activities within volunteering are described, advantaged connected with employees' involvement in social initiatives are emphasized.
The article presents the idea of outsourcing, as well as advantages and disadvantages connected with its implementation. The key role in the decision process related to outsourcing is the correct definition of present and future key competencies, but also a precise identification of organization's specificity. The Arnold's Model, which has been described in the article, has a universal character as...
In the paper advantages and disadvantages of selected methods of strategic analysis influencing the objectivity of the evaluation of competitive ability of a sector and enterprises are analyzed. The authoress proposes her own methodological approach to the process of exploring the competitive ability of enterprises and sectors.
The article presents the results of research on a number of staff in controlling teams, range of responsibility and decision-making delegations given to controllers, as well as the factors influencing the ways of joining the controllers into organizational structure in studied organizations.
The article deals with a cluster concept, in particular its characteristics and conditions which have to be fulfilled for clusters to develop in Poland. It is pointed out what kind of benefits entrepreneurs taking part in clusters may expect, especially in terms of innovativeness and competitiveness of Polish companies. Moreover, the article enumerates factors which both facilitate and hinder clusters'...
Small and medium sized enterprises are supported by many institutions, for example government agencies, organizations supporting business, local government units. Within a wide range of supporting services proposed to the SMEs sector are: information, advisory, financial, training and other services.
Contemporary tendencies based on long economic cycles theory and trends in management unequivocally point to human potential as the most important factor of productivity increase. What will be the basis of the economic growth in 21th century ? the details are contained in the author's study.
An increasing number of companies listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange recognize the need for establishing a long-term dividend policy and paying stable or rising dividends for a number of consecutive years. Following global tendencies, buy-back operations are becoming increasingly popular as a way of distributing values for the shareholders of capital companies in Poland.
There are two conventions of measuring residual income - accounting-based and economic one. The second approach includes earned economic income (EEI), net economic income (NEI) and residual economic income (REI). Each version is related to economic income concept. In comparison to book-based types of RI, the three versions related to EI can offer greater goal-congruence but at the same time they are...
The author discusses issues connected with knowledge management in Polish enterprises and presents the results of investigations conducted by some researchers. The results indicate to a relatively low level of knowledge management in analyzed Polish enterprises, not corresponding to the model assumptions.
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