Olumide Henrie Benedict

Olumide Henrie Benedict
Cape Peninsula University of Technology | CPUT · School of Accounting

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Cape Peninsula University of Technology, Cape Town, South Africa Ms. SZ. Dutywa, Dutywa.sz@gmail.com , Prof LO. Obokoh, PhD, MBA, FCA Obokohl@cput.ac.za Dr OH. Benedict, DBA, MBA, MCOM BenedictH@cput.ac.za Abstract-For years, differing viewpoints and efforts have been made to finance higher education. In its early phases, fee-free higher education...
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This paper focuses on the importance of policies, procedures and employee training and awareness as aid to manage risks associated with the usage of mobile devices in local government entities in the Namakwa District of the Northern Cape region. A quantitative research method was applied in the study by obtaining responses from a sample of particip...
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Research strategy is at the top agenda of universities' strategic planning. It has been argued that aligning employees' actions with the organisational strategic goals is one of the most critical success factors of strategy implementation. Despite much discussion among scholars and practitioners, there is still limited knowledge on how universities...
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Bookkeeping skills play a pivotal role towards business success. Lack of bookkeeping skills is regarded as one of the causes of entrepreneurial failure of small businesses. T he aim of this paper is to investigate bookkeeping training and qualifications acquired by small-business owners within the retail clothing industry in Cape Town, South Africa...
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As management accounting tools, budgets are internationally recognised for their role in planning of activities, and efficient allocation of resources in business entities. Preparation and utilisation of budgets for managing businesses is not without challenges. The purpose of this study was to establish the extent of preparation and utilisation of...
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Change management and communication are important in an organization that is undergoing a change. Other factors may influence the communication of change. In this study the authors investigate how the position of employees influences the successful communication of change at the workplace. The case used in the study recently went through a merger a...
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In the underlying case study, there was a need to investigate specific factors influencing the successful communication of change at a workplace. The organization used in the study recently experienced a range of changes and was the perfect candidate for the study. The employees were affected by the changes and the researchers wanted to investigate...
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Bookkeeping is regarded as a day-to-day function of a business operation in tracking cash inflows and cash out flows. Micro-entrepreneurs emanate from a wide range of disciplines with or without bookkeeping knowledge; however, bookkeeping execution is inevitable in operating a sustainable business. The purpose of this paper was to analyse micro-ent...
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The underlying study to this paper attempts to establish to what extent audit committees in government ministries in Namibia have been established as a requirement for enhanced quality of service delivery and accountability to taxpayers A qualitative approach was followed, where questionnaires or an interviews were conducted with accounting officer...
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Financial performance measures (FPMs) are the most commonly used measures of productivity and efficiency in companies, with less consideration for non-financial performance measures. FPMs are regarded as traditional measures that lead to sustainability of a firm, hence they need to be properly managed and controlled. This paper reports the extent t...
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The aim of the underlying study to this paper is to evaluate the audit committees in the government ministries in Namibia; by assessing their composition, the function and regulations that govern committees. The study used a qualitative approach of inquiry. A purposive sampling method was used as the researcher selected ministries with audit commit...
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A group of second year students in a university of technology was asked to provide their perceptions of the main factors that contribute to their academic success and or failure. This exploratory study used the survey method to gather data from a convenient sample of the target population, which consisted of second year students offering Financial...
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Considering the increasing reports of high student failure rates as well dropout rates worldwide, this study sought to statistically determine what students perceive as the highly influential academic success and or failure factors. The hope was to uncover these factors so as to provide some direction in terms of intervention. A quantitative approa...
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Total quality management (TQM) gained popularity in large enterprises since its inception. However, small to medium enterprises (SMEs) still lag behind when it comes to the successful implementation of TQM in their entities. This study is based on the premise that SMEs do not have adequate implementation of TQM in their business operations. This ma...
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ABSTRACT Performance measures in the supply chain have become one of the vital factors in enhancing the growth and profitability of small medium enterprises (SMEs), however, with focus more on financial indicators than non-financial ones. This paper therefore attempts to redress the balance by discussing the extent to which SMEs make use of non-fin...
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ABSTRACT Customer-supplier relationship (CSR) is deemed vital in supply chain management (SCM) processes;well researched, received, understood and practised in large corporations. Sadly, SME’s face a major challenge of benefiting from the concept. This is an exploratory study followed by observations from purposively selected SMEs manufacturing f...
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Against the backdrop of the dismal performance of a number of South African high Schools in recent years, this study investigates the relationship between poor performance of learners and teacher motivation in selected high schools in the Western Cape Province of South Africa. Adopting an exploratory approach, a random sample of 279 educators wa...
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Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to examine the impact of an economic recession on human resource information systems (HRIS) investment decisions by asking: Are there high levels of disinvestment in HRIS during a recession? Are there low levels of trust and confidence in HRIS during a recession? Could there be an absence of concerted commitme...
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Accounting academics in South Africa are now, more than ever before, defined not only as lecturers but as scientists who engage in scholarly activities; in research. It is general knowledge that accredited academic publications can only be possible after researches have been conducted. These publications are sometimes taken into consideration durin...
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Everyday, Africa loses her best academics, scientists, doctors, nurses, accountants, and other sought-after professionals, through brain drain, into other richer countries. The question is: Why? The impact of the problem is to the detriment of development of the African continent. It also seems to be a continuous issue without any trend of ceasing....

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