School of Management Dissertations
Examples of good practice
The projects listed below are examples of good practice. Look up individual dissertations in Summon for full-text access.
|How to transform a hobby into an enterprise||Al- Mohannadi, A.|
|Business model innovation for M’care: the population economy canvas for BOP markets||Ashimi, OA.|
|Towards a corporate rebranding strategy of G+P engineers||Buhlmann, E.|
|Evaluating the effectiveness of sales promotions used in Seafresh Wholesale Distributors||Butt, S.|
|Leveraging brand equity at Bradford City Football Club||Creighton, A.|
|Millennials and wealth management services – exploring means of engagement||Cruickshank, C.|
|Proposal of a marketing strategy to improve performance at the Windward Islands (WINERA) Packaging Co. Ltd||D’Auvergne, A.|
|Impact of national culture on the Buyer-Seller Relationship in Multinational Corporations : A comparative study of Anglo-Saxon sellers with Arab buyers in the Middle East and North Africa.||Drysdale, A.|
|Evaluation of factors influencing success in business development in the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) market in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) from the perspective of a local consulting firm: a roadmap for 2017 and beyond||Dewhurst, S.|
|M&A as a corporate strategy growth vehicle – case of a financial technology organisation||Gani, A.|
|Polypropylene cushion covers - a marketing study.||Hall, T.|
|Digital disruption: its adoption within a customer engagement strategy in MTN Nigeria||Harrison, UB.|
|Tutor engagement with technology enhanced learning in the distance-learning MBA programme at the University of Bradford School of Management||Hill, H.|
|Strategic marketing plan for ITEX||Hung, S.|
|Market analysis of ski products in major European countries : a case of ePacks a UK e-retailer of backpacks and luggage||Islam, T.|
|Business model mapping and development for enterprise growth partnership limited||Kamalasekaran, N.|
|Financial sustainability in the non-profit sector: responding to the external challenges||Kerr, J.|
|Multiculturalism and managerial integration in an international oil and gas project in Kazakhstan||Krenida, L.|
|Bespoke school uniforms: idea or opportunity for the nascent entrepreneur?||MacIntyre, A.|
|A study of the benefits of ISO quality management system||Mohungoo, I.|
|A proposed framework for the implementation of an information system with a focus on stakeholders’ legitimacy: a case study for the cargo community system||Peerbocus, K.|
|Introducing circular economy principles in the cloud services business – fiction or a true value proposition?||Penders, P.|
|The corporate marketing activities at Lime Barbados based on the AC2 ID||Rhone, S.|
|An evaluation of cross-selling potential at NAI Apollo group||Schultz, N.|
|Manheim data mining: the used car market||Shehab, H.|
|Retail own label: the retail own label brand threat impacting the Vitamins, Minerals and Supplements (VMS) in the United Kingdom (UK)|
|The Sustainable Organization Library (SOL) : business sales and marketing development|
|Developing a marketing strategy for Baltica Community School of Russian Language & Art|
|Organizational change: the soft side of mergers and acquisition and the role of human resource management|
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MSc Finance, Accounting and Management
|A critical analysis of the opportunities available for Oman to diversify its economy||Al-Marjibi, L|
|An analysis of determinants of dividiend pay-out for Dutch listed companies.||Cornelissen, I.|
|The relationship between financial and sporting performance: An empirical study of Dutch professional football clubs..||De Bruijn, M|
|Relationship between board structure and firm performance in third party logistics companies operating worldwide..||De Rooij, PML|
|The impact of board structure characteristics on U.K. and Dutch listed companies’ performance.||Drost, T|
Liquidity and stock returns: Evidences from European markets.
|Impact of CEO Characteristic and Board Composition on Firm Performance.||Javid, S|
|Impact of the capital structure on financial performance of the top 25 airlines.||Van Kessel, DTJ|
|The impact of capital structure decisions on the firm performance of Dutch banks.||Vessies, T.|
|What’s the relationship between crude oil price and the Canadian stock return?||Zheng, T.|
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|Macro stress testing on credit risk of Chinese banking sector.||Hu, X.|
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MSc International Business and Management
|Potential growth and integration trends of the BRICS countries to the global economy.||Akbar, K, V.|
|An empirical investigation of factors influencing students’ whistle blowing intention: The case of Nigeria and USA.||Alugwe, GA.|
|The impact of national values on entrepreneurial behaviour “A case study on India and Sweden”.||Chandran, D.|
|The impact of emerging country competitors and markets on the profitability of small-medium Italian leather companies.||Finco, RL.|
|Entrepreneurial and non-entrepreneurial decision-making modes in the internationalization process of Dutch SMES.||Hermans, N.|
|Constraints for women in getting in executive boards; simmilarities and differences in the financial and steel sector.||Heuvelman, G.|
|Global mode switching behaviour of German multinational enterprises.||Jansch, S.|
|Investigation of the middle classes in emerging countries: comparisons between the cases of Indonesia, China and France.||Le Feur, E.|
|The internationalization process of Dutch SME trailer manufacturing firms.||Pronk, O.|
|The impact of working capital management on the performance of Dutch listed companies.||Ruttchen, B|
|Foreign market entry and development: A case study of Diageo’s entry into Taiwan whisky industry.||Sung, A.|
|The perceptions and practices of CSR in Nigerian SMEs.||Thomas, O|
|The impact of China’s financial development on FDI industrial distribution.||Xu, S|
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|A study looking at the movement of ERP providers towards Software-as-a-Service.||Padmanegara, A.|
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MSc Marketing and Management
|The effectiveness of celebrity endorsement on the 21-30 year old males: a case of the Nike ‘risk everything’ campaign.||Bargoria, DK|
|Direct marketing as an effective marketing communications tool in higher education's student recruitment The case of the University of Bradford School of Management's 2014 marketing campaign.||Cox, GML.|
|The influence of the ESR policy on the brand image within the Dutch banking industry.||Jongeneel, MC.|
|Brand perception of Aldi UK and Aldi Germany.||Kittelhake, M.|
|The effect of the degree of market-orientation on performance in unstable markets: The context of service SMES in Egypt.||Mohamed, M|
|Investigating passengers’ service quality expectations towards European low-cost carriers.||Schneider, LT.|
|Strategic review of wrecking shop.||Stoev, HM|
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MSc Human Resource Management
|Reward and motivation: Investigating the role of employee benefits and impact of motivation on employee performance in the Nigerian banking sector. A case study of first bank of Nigeria plc (Lokoja branch).||Abdullahi, Z|
|A study looking at the flow of information concerning equality laws at operational level in today's knowledge based organisations: A case study of gender equality in a UK University.||Sheikh, H|
Top 10 Marketing Dissertation Titles
If you are trying to get your PH.D in Business Marketing then you will have to write a Marketing Dissertation paper at the end of your academic career. Marketing, to some may seem like an unusual topic to write a dissertation on because it is a complicated topic that can be covered from a variety of angles. In many ways however- this also makes it an ideal dissertation publication topic because there is so much research; including case studies, that you can look at. However the first step to writing a marketing dissertation is coming up with a great clinching title that will suit your thesis and get the attention of potential readers. Below we’ve included a few of the top titles that students have used in the past for their Marketing Dissertation papers, feel free to re-spin these titles in order to come up with a concept for your own composition.
- Marketing Relationships- How do Company Loyalty Cards Successfully Encourage Spending and Consumer Loyalty?
- Branding- How Do Well Marketed Brands Get Away With Selling Sub-Par Products?
- Branding- How Starbucks Has Changed Brand Marketing Forever.
- Branding- What are the Ethical Limitations of Brand Marketing Strategies?
- Direct Marketing- Can Direct Marketing Build Customer Relationships and Procure New Business As well?
- Direct Marketing- How Online Mediums Have Changed Direct Marketing Theories and Revolutionized The Marketing Industry.
- Modern Marketing Techniques- How Different Cultures Receive Different Marketing of International Brands: Coca-Cola
- Modern Marketing Techniques- How Marketeers Take Into Consideration Regional Demographics, With Examples.
- Consumer Psychology- What Role Does Motivation Play in Consumer Choice?
- Marketing Online-How Do Consumers Respond To Internet Marketing Schemes: A Case Study.
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