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    • Validating a customer well-being index related to natural wildlife tourism 

      Lee, Dong-Jin; Kruger, Stefan; Whang, Mee-Jin; Uysal, Muzaffer; Sirgy, M. Joseph (Elsevier, 2014)
      This study reports an attempt to validate a customer well-being (CWB) index related to natural wildlife tourism. It was hypothesized that the CWB index related to wildlife tourism has a positive influence on travel outcomes ...
    • Validating a model to measure the brand loyalty of fast moving consumer goods 

      Moolla, Ahmed I.; Bisschoff, Christo A. (Science Publications, 2012)
      A model to measure the brand loyalty of Fast-moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) was developed by researching historical brand loyalty models, by identifying brand loyalty influences, by validating the measurement criteria and, ...
    • Validating a theoretical model to measure the business success of Microinsurance (MI) in South Africa 

      Chummun, Zaheenah B.; Bisschoff, Christo A. (Kamla Raj Enterprises, 2015)
      The objective of the present study was to validate a theoretical model to measure business success of Microinsurance in South Africa. The empirical process of validation is based on literature research. The model was tested ...
    • Validating the model to measure employee engagement 

      Botha, Christoffel Jacobus; Imandin, Lailah; Bisschoff, Christo Alfonzo (University of Zulia, 2015)
    • Validation of the Child and Youth Resilience Measure-28 (CYRM-28) among Canadian youth 

      Liebenberg, Linda; Van de Vijver, Fons; Ungar, Michael (Sage Publications, 2012)
      Objectives: This article presents the validation of the 28-item Child and Youth Resilience Measure (CYRM-28) among two Canadian samples of youth with complex needs. Method: The CYRM-28 was administered to two groups of ...
    • Validation of the Orientation to Life Questionnair (OLQ) in a chemical factory 

      Rothmann, Sebastiaan; Van Schalkwyk, Lourens (University of Johannesburg, Department of Industrial Psychology and People Management, 2008)
      The objectives of this study were to assess the psychometric properties of the Orientation to Life Questionnaire (OLQ) and to investigate the differences in sense of coherence among demographic groups in a chemical factory ...
    • Visitor motivational typology at Mapungubwe National Park and world heritage site 

      Hermann,Uwe P.; Van der Merwe, Peet; Coetzee, Willem J.L.; Saayman, Melville (AOSIS, 2016)
      Orientation: Mapungubwe National Park and World Heritage Site (MNP) is a unique national park in South Africa in that it includes a World Heritage Site of significant importance for the people of southern Africa. MNP is a ...
    • A visitor perspective of conservation management at a South African national park and world heritage site 

      Hermann, Uwe; Van der Merwe, Peet; Coetzee, Willem J.L.; Saayman, Melville (AJHTL, 2015)
      MNP is of international cultural and ecological importance as it has been inscribed as a world heritage site and a transfrontier conservation area (TFCA). Conservation is seen as the primary pillar of management for any ...
    • Waar is de organisatie in Gedrag & Organisatie? 

      Schalk, René (Boom Lemma Uitgewers, 2012)
      This article discusses why it is of increasing importance for researchers to pay attention to the organization as context factor. It is described what context is, how the context can influence results, and how attention ...
    • Waarom willen gepensioneerden langer doorwerken? 

      Michiels, Martijn; Schalk, René (Boom uitgevers Amsterdam, 2016)
      In dit artikel wordt beschreven hoe toekomstperspectief en motieven van invloed zijn op de intentie tot langer doorwerken van 111 ouderen met een gemiddelde leeftijd van 66.7 jaar. Deze ouderen hebben ongeveer de leeftijd ...
    • Was Henri de Man an early Post-Keynesian Neo-Marxist? 

      Cuyvers, Ludo (Sage Publications, 2015)
      Henri de Man is the author of the dissenting “Au-delà du Marxisme” (1926) and of the Belgian Plan du Travail (Labor Plan) of 1933. Later he became a Belgian social-democratic leader. He published between 1931 and 1935 ...
    • A wavelet perspective on the real interest parity condition 

      Morris, Quinton Riccardo; Saayman, Andrea (Africagrowth Institute & African Finance Association, 2012)
      According to uncovered interest parity (UIP) theory, the rates of return on comparable assets should be equal across the world, implying that the exchange rate would adjust to ensure that differences between world interest ...
    • What drives bikers to attend a motorcycling event? 

      Kruger, Martinette; Viljoen, Armand; Saayman, Melville (African Journal of Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure, 2014)
      Africa Bike Week, considered South Africa’s premier biking event, attracts large numbers of bikers, especially Harley-Davidson bikers, and bike enthusiasts from across the country. This study investigated these visitors ...
    • What governance roles do municipalities use in Dutch local social support networks? 

      Span, Kees C.L.; Schalk, René; Luijkx, Katrien G.; Schols, Jos M.G.A (Taylor & Francis, 2012)
      Until now, there is no consensus about variations in governance roles. This consensus is necessary to enable researchers to examine how network are governed well. In this article, the governance roles are considered to ...
    • What it means to succeed: personal perceptions of career success held by senior managers 

      Visagie, S.; Koekemoer, E. (Association of Professional Management (APM), 2014)
      This research describes the findings of a qualitative study which analyses how senior managers conceptualise and experience career success for themselves. A non-probability voluntary sample of 24 senior managers, using ...
    • What makes a hunting experience memorable? 

      Van der Merwe, P.; Saayman, M. (Prof. Ansie Lessing, 2015)
      Growth in the number of game farms and hunting lodges (operators) in South Africa has created fierce competition among these hunting operations. In order to remain competitive, it is important to determine what hunters ...
    • What makes couples happy? Marital and life satisfaction among ethnic groups in the Netherlands 

      Celenk, Ozgur; Van de Vijver, Fons J.R. (SAGE, 2013)
      This study examines predictors of life satisfaction that are more distal (spousal normative beliefs and attitudes) and more proximal (marital satisfaction) in 404 mainstreamers, 375 Western, and 195 non-Western immigrants ...
    • What makes South African tourism competitive? 

      Du Plessis, Engelina; Saayman, Melville; Van Der Merwe, Annari (AJHTL, 2015)
      Global tourism is constantly increasing, creating fierce competition between tourist destination proponents. Because of this, various researchers have developed models which aim to determine the factors that make destinations ...
    • What really matters to the audience: analysing the key factors contributing to arts festival ticket purchases 

      Botha, Karin; Viviers, Pierre-Andre; Slabbert, Elmarie (Taylor & Francis, 2012)
      Competition in the South African arts festival market is an evident problem and is associated with changes in ticket purchase behaviour among performing arts patrons and declining ticket sales. This holds a negative ...
    • What's in it for me? A managerial perspective on the influence of the psychological contract on attitude towards change 

      Van den Heuvel, Sjoerd; Schalk, René; Freese, Charissa; Timmerman, Volken (Emerald, 2016)
      Purpose- The purpose of this paper is to develop a model on how business managers perceive that an employee's psychological contract influences his or her attitude toward an organizational change. More specifically, it ...