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Ladies ‘doing their bit’ for the war effort in the north-east of Scotland.
(Women's History Network, 2015)
My son’s primary school class recently undertook a project on the First World War. One of the topics that the children could choose to study was ‘Women in the War’ and the usual subjects were included – nurses, VADs, ...
The politics of destination marketing: Assessing stakeholder interaction choice orientations toward a DMO formation, using the Thomas-Kilmann Conflict Mode Instrument.
(Emerald Group Publishing Ltd., 2012)
Purpose – Destination Management Organisations (DMOs) are very much a part of the Scottish tourism landscape in 2011. Some regional tourism stakeholders have created DMOs to manage their respective regional attractions, ...
Can regulatory focus help explain why we shop differently online? A proposed model and research agenda.
(Contemporary Management Research., 2011)
As an important behavioral trait in consumer psychology, regulatory focus (RF) has been proven to describe and predict human behavior in numerous situations as it demonstrates that individuals can be distinguished according ...
The direct and mediated effects of customer relationship management (CRM) systems usage as service delivery channels on consumer buying behaviour: an empirical appraisal of the context of the Nigerian banking industry.
(Robert Gordon University, 2016-06)
Ample evidence from the literature suggests that in recent years, banks have been heavily investing in customer relationship management (CRM) systems. The reasons for this are traced to banks' emergent need to gain and ...
"Den Nicht-Ort gibt es nicht" : Handke and the spirit of place in Versuch über den stillen ort.
(Stauffenburg Verlag., 2013-12)
Handke’s concern with place has been seen as a search for a utopia, characteristic of a writer who has allegedly become increasingly ‘weltfremd’. This essay examines Handke’s most recent work, Versuch über den Stillen Ort, ...
A linguistic and cultural analysis of localisation practices on oil and gas company websites.
(Robert Gordon University, 2015-08)
Oil and Gas companies have the inevitable need to operate in a global environment and therefore have a global reach. This thesis seeks to understand the nature and degree of localisation of the websites in this industry. ...
From fourth year to the outside world: are we making our fashion graduates 'work ready' - are their skills transferable into the workplace?
(Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education, 2017-06-06)
An honours year of any degree performs a valuable platform in enhancing the relevant skills sets, aiding the students to become more ‘work ready’. These skill sets take into account the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher ...
Experiential places or places of experience? Place identity and place attachment as mechanisms for creating festival environment.
Tourism theory suggests mechanisms of place are critical in the construction of tourism environments. However, contradictory place theory has created confusion as to exactly what these mechanisms are and how they affect ...
An Australian survey of women's use of pregnancy and parenting apps.
Background There are now many pregnancy and parenting apps available on the market for both pregnancy and parenting. Aims To investigate how Australian women use pregnancy and parenting apps, their attitudes about ...
Communications and cosmopolitanism.
(Business Expert Press., 2012)