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    Factors influencing information technology adoption in chinese retailing pharmacy sector: a case study from Huaian city, China 

    Zhang, Su; Chih-cheng Fang (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    In modern society, information technology plays an important role in the field of health care. This study first explored the UTAUT (Unified Theory Acceptance and Use of Technology) to study Chinese Retailing Pharmacy Sector’s IT adoption in new mandatory context. By constructing research model Pharmacy-UTAUT, the author tried to find out the core factors influencing IT adoption, the moderators affecting the strength of relationships between variables and the new model’s explanatory power. Pharmacy-UTAUT incorporates two constructs (attitude and ...
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    The influence of risk perception and proactive behavior on performance of firms in the stock exchange of Thailand : the moderating roles of organizational units and types of firms 

    Sippavit Wongsuwatt; Sid Suntrayuth (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    Research on the role of risk perception and proactive behavior on firm performance has gained importance, but little is known about how the types of firm and different roles of managers might influence the outcomes of firm performance when they perceive risk and take proactive actions. This study aimed to investigate the effects of firms’ perceived risk on managers and their proactive behaviors and the effects of firm managers’ proactive actions on firm performance in terms of financial performance and risk management concepts. Using a questionnaire ...
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    A study on improving intercultural communicative competence of Chinese students in Thailand 

    Cheng, Yu; Li, Renliang (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    Thailand has always been China’s very friendly partner. Since Thailand is located in the center of Southeast Asia, it is geographically close to China. The education cost in Thailand is considered low for Chinese families. The open policy of Thai government brings more opportunities to Thailand. Thailand has advantages in offering business opportunities, including international educational business. Chinese students have become the major source of foreign students in Thailand since year 2006. Due to the differences in language, cultural background, ...
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    Effects of partnership quality on the outsourcing success of translation service organizations in China 

    Li, Peng; Sid Suntrayuth (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    The translation service market in China is growing steadily with the rapid development of international outsourcing services, as well as the language service industry as a whole. Besides the traditional study scopes included in linguistics and translation, there are a few studies that focus on translation service in the scope of the outsourcing field and then adopt theories and perspectives from it. This dissertation will study translation service industry from a new perspective, focusing on its nature as a kind of outsourcing activity. This ...
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    Social management ideaology of Mo-Tse's and its enlightenment to the innovation of contemporary grass-root social governance: a practical case of innovation in Chongqing city of China 

    Xiong, Rong; Yu-Hsiu Lee (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    The research paradigm of “problems-intellectual resources-countermeasures”  is adopted for this paper, in which Mohist intellectual resources are sorted and pertinent thoughts are picked to build fundamental theories for innovation of grass-roots social governance from a series of pointcuts. Interdisciplinary and literature research, questionnaire, field and empirical study are adopted for realistic analysis, to get a picture and identify the problems of current grass-roots governance; empirical study is conducted through comparative analysis and ...
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    A study on the production management of small-budget films in China: based on three-dimensional controlling factors of project management 

    Lu, Xiaolu; Lee, Yu-Hsiu (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    At present, the market for small-budget films in China continues to expand and the production proceeds to soar with the amount having become the most in the world. But at the same time, there are many irregularities and even chaos in production management. Based on the theory of three-dimensional controlling factors (time, quality, and cost) of project management, in-depth interviews with veterans of the industry are combined with case studies into six small-budget film crews for practical observation in this article. The uniqueness of the article ...
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    The factors affecting the leadership performance of female managers in China's Taiwanese firms-the case of Huai' An, Jiangsu 

    Liu, Shuxian; Chih-cheng Fang (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    With the continuous development and progress in society and economy, the economic and cultural exchanges between Taiwan and mainland China have been continuously enhanced. Mainland Taiwan-funded enterprises have sprung and spread all over mainland China. Female executives in Taiwan-funded enterprises have gradually entered the public view. More women have taken managerial positions. However, how good is the leadership of female executives in mainland Taiwan-funded companies and what are the factors that influence the exertion of the leadership ...
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    The influence of social media and perceived logistics service quality : the application of expectation confirmation theory 

    Chuthin Thanasarnaksorn; Sid Suntrayuth (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    The internet has changed the way business is conducted and the current online retail environment has presented new opportunities for both retailers and consumers. Regionally, Thailand was ranked number one in South East Asia in terms of online retail value. In addition, the popular channel for online information gathering is via social media and Thailand’s usage rate of social media is higher than the average global number. With the above information, it makes Thailand an interesting place to further investigate both social media and the online ...
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    The contribution of emotional intelligence and cultural intelligence to interaction involvement, emotional exhaustion and job performance of call center representatives in the Philippines 

    Puyod, Jenette Villegas; Peerayuth Charoensukmongkol (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    The Philippines is one of the major outsourcing destinations of the call center industry in the world. The call center business in the Philippines has been heralded as the latest sunshine industry, and its growth is mainly driven by contact center services. Needless to say, a handful of researches have found drawbacks about the emotive and psychosomatic weaknesses in the nature of works in call centers. Indeed, this kind of work is a very challenging endeavor as it is coupled with the fact that every call center representative needs to do ...
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    Life cycle cost analysis of end-off-life vehicle to examine the economic feasibility and management policy in Thailand 

    Pongsak Wonglertkunakorn; Aweewan Panyagometh (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    A vehicle that is no longer used is called an End-of-Life Vehicle (ELV). ELV management is a crucial issue that is addressed by many countries who are keen to reduce waste and improve the ELV treatment process. In developed countries, regardless of the different policies they chose, ELV management is stable and systematic. In Thailand, there is no direct law or regulation for ELV management. In addition, the current policy promotes the use of old cars because the annual tax registration renewal fee is reduced from year six by ten percent every ...
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    Contribution of transformational leadership to sense of place and turnover intention of myanmar workers in Thailand: the mediating role of trust in leader and supportive diversity climate 

    Tipnuch Phungsoonthorn; Peerayuth Charoensukmongkol (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    Myanmar migrant workers represent the major workforce for low skilled labor Thailand in numerous areas such as agriculture, manufacturing, and certain service branches such as construction and domestic work. The high turnover among these Myanmar workers is costly to the company and may lead to labor shortage. Thus, it is important for the companies to retain these workers. One of the important factors that also contributing to the attachment and commitment of migrants that still have not received sufficient attention is the concept of “sense of ...
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    The smart farming by adopting the philosophy of the sufficiency economy: the case study of duck farm, Latkrabang, Thailand 

    Phanita Phakdi; Aweewan Panyagometh (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    Focusing on agricultural business seems promising. Considering on environment and capability of most Thai farmers, smart Farm in Thailand should be household-based farming by using simple and economical feasible technology will generate income for households on sufficiency economy basis. The objectives of this study are to develop farming and knowledge dissemination about the smart farming by adopting the philosophy of the sufficiency economy in duck farm prototype. To develop technology need assessment of duck farm in alignment with the concept ...
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    A study on improving of incubating-efficiency of incubators in Zhejiang province, China 

    Ge, Zhenfeng; Li, Renliang (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    As the business infrastructure of modern society, the incubator plays a decisive role in promoting regional economic development, alleviating regional employment pressure and improving regional innovation capacity, and is also an important policy tool designed by the government for promoting economic development. Since its birth, countries around the world have been widely adopted and put into practice and have made great progress. However, with the deepening of entrepreneurial activities, the increasing cost of resources, the increasing pressure ...
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    The cross-cultural implications of learner initiative on the technology acceptance of mobile learning at the corporate level 

    Farrell, Wendy Colleen; Peerayuth Charoensukmongkol (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    HR Training and Development (T&D) initiatives are often tasked with training as many employees as possible for as little money as possible while proving training efficacy. To accomplish this, e-learning and now m-Learning have been seen as viable options. Unfortunately, merely deploying the learning opportunities does not mean that the learners will actually use it (Swang et al., 2013) . In this context, learner initiative (LI) has been shown to be an obstacle for more distant (i.e. not co-located and synchronous) learning (Tuckman, 2007). ...
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    The impact of inclusive leadership on employee engagement: the mediator of psychological capital and the moderator of job embeddedness 

    Zhou, Yu; Chih-cheng Fang (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)

    Employee engagement has been identified as a key driver for increasing organizational productivity and performance. Previous studies indicate the significance of leadership to employee engagement, but little is known about the relationships between inclusive leadership and employee engagement. This research aims to demonstrate this relationship by investigating the impact of inclusive leadership on employee engagement, and the mediating effect of psychological capital. Simultaneously, the moderating role of job embeddedness on the relationship ...
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    Research on the development strategy of the Thai pavilion in Yiwu international trade city, China 

    Qian, Xianglin; Li, Renliang (National Institute of Development Administration, 2019)

    China Yiwu International Trade City Thailand Pavilion development strategy research has two main purposes: 1) to understand the Chinese people's perception and recognition to Thai goods, 2) to develop the Thai Pavilion's market strategy to promote the development of the Thailand Pavilion. This study adopts a combination method of quantitative research and qualitative research. Quantitative research mainly uses questionnaires to conduct random questions and answers among 200 customers in Yiwu International Trade City, China. During a period ...
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    The impact of positive organizational behaviors on performance of enterprise knowledgeable employees of Beijing China 

    Li, Zhuoran; Li, Renliang (National Institute of Development Administration, 2019)

    At present, with the promotion enterprise's talent competition consciousness, human resource management has become the important content of enterprise management. Reasonable and effective human resource management plays an important role in improving the overall performance of the organization. Therefore, how to improve the efficiency of human resource management has become a common concern of scholars and entrepreneurs. The purpose of this study: first, in order to study the positive organizational behavior and performance characteristics. Second, ...
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    The servant leadership and how it stimulates employee service performance in public sectors 

    Wang, Qi; Fang, Chih Cheng (National Institute of Development Administration, 2019)

    The purpose of this study was to explore the relationship between servant leadership and employee service performance in public sectors and its internal mechanism. To be specific, the first step was to explore whether servant leadership can predict employee service performance. The second step is to explore the mediating mechanism by which servant leadership influences employee service performance. Based on social learning theory and relevant literature, this study developed the main effect model of servant leadership positively affecting ...
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    Contribution of cultural intelligence to quality of working relationship and job burnout : the case of Thai cabin crew members belonging to a national minority group 

    Phenphimol Seriwatana; Peerayuth Charoensukmongkol (National Institute of Development Administration, 2019)

    Nowadays, the leading national airlines of many countries have expanded their international routes worldwide.  Although these airlines generally recruit their workforce from their home country to work on the cabin crew team, their international expansion requires them to have foreign crew members from the countries where they have expanded their flight routes. However, despite the benefits of having foreign crew members on the team, many national airlines tend to have a policy of hiring a small proportion of foreign crew members, thereby making ...
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    Contribution of social media marketing capability to business performance of Thai firms 

    Penpattra Tarsakoo; Peerayuth Charoensukmongkol (National Institute of Development Administration, 2019)

    Social media has become a part of people’s daily lives by allowing billions of people from all around the world to create, communicate and exchange contents virtually with each other. The use of social media has become a part of business strategies for both large and small enterprises. From the marketing perspective, the social media has become crucial because social media marketing provides a significant opportunity for businesses as a tool to engage both existing and new customers at lower cost as well as to promote and sell their products or ...