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I am writing a thesis on RBV. One case study is a consulting engineering company. Which are the main features and capabilities of such a company from A RBV perspective? (...) Read more? Sign up for free

  Warren Miller, CPA, CFA
United States

RBV for Consulting Engineering Company

Francisco, one cannot "generalize" about the RBV. It is company-specific. Therefore, there is no application of the RBV to "such a company"... Without knowing a lot about exactly which company you're talking about.

  Humberto Ochoa
TQM Manager, United States

RBV for Consulting Engineering Company

I agree with Warren, you'll have to dig into how they do the engineering consulting process and identify their unique capabilities.


RBV in Engineering

Thanks for your comments Warren and Humberto.

  Mohan Fonseka
Student (University), China

RBV for Engineering Firm

Probably human resources. You look at kas of employees unique to some firms over others.


RBV in Engineering Companies

Yes, I agree human resources can make up a specific intangible asset in this kind of companies.

  Gordon F
Manager, Germany


Hi, I am also writing a thesis, where RBV is a part of the strategic management view.
You can also think about how customer centricity can be seen as RBV-skill, because engineering is a very people-sensitive field.
The second advise would be to focus on knowledge management and knowledge sharing routines.



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