Volume XIV - ISSC 2016

  • An Exploratory Study of Muslim Consumers’ Expectation of an Islamic–Based Retail Store and Their Patronage Motive

    No:103
    Pages:731 - 736
    Keywords: Store attributes; patronage behaviour; Muslim consumer; Islamic; positioning and retailing
    Author(s): Waida Irani Mohd Fauzi* , Sany Sanuri Mohd Mokhtar , Rushami Zien Yusoff
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.103 
    Abstract
    Full Text
  • Students’ Perception on Using Second Life Virtual Platform to Improve English Language Proficiency

    No:102
    Pages:723 - 730
    Keywords: Second Life; English learning; students’ perception; social constructivism
    Author(s): Riad F. Hassan* , Hisham Dzakiria , Rozhan M. Idrus
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.102 
    Abstract
    Full Text
  • Addressing Skills Gap in Small-sized Enterprises: Malaysian Case Study

    No:101
    Pages:717 - 722
    Keywords: Malaysia; Small-sized enterprises; Skill shortages; high income economy
    Author(s): Abdul Rahim Anuar* , Wan Nurmahfuzah Jannah Wan Mansor , Badariah Haji Din, Mohd Najib Mansor , Ahmad Zubir Ibrahim , Abu Sufian Abu Bakar , Shazida Jan Mohd Khan
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.101 
    Abstract
    Full Text
  • The Relationship between Islamic Religiosity, Islamic Work Ethics and Job Performance

    No:100
    Pages:710 - 716
    Keywords: Job Performance; Islamic Religiosity; Islamic Work Ethics
    Author(s): Novia Zahrah* , Siti Norasyikin Binti Abdul Hamid , Shamsul Huda Binti Abdul Rani , Bidayatul Akmal Binti Mustafa Kamil
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.100 
    Abstract
    Full Text
  •  Linking Person-Job Fit To Employees’ Retention: The Mediating Role of Work Engagement

    No:99
    Pages:702 - 709
    Keywords: Person-Environment Fit; Person-Job Fit; Work Engagement; Employees’ Retention; Semiconductor Industry
    Author(s): Siti Norasyikin Abdul Hamid* , Khulida Kirana Yahya
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.99 
    Abstract
    Full Text
  • Understandings and Conceptions of Soft Skills for Educators in Public Universities

    No:98
    Pages:694 - 701
    Keywords: Soft skills; Educators; Social competence; Graduate students; Public Universities
    Author(s): Ruzlan Md-Ali* , Fuziah Shaffie , Fahainis Mohd Yusof
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.98 
    Abstract
    Full Text
  • Determinants of Technical Efficiency among Smallholder Cocoa Farmers in Malaysia

    No:97
    Pages:688 - 693
    Keywords:Cocoa; technical efficiency; Tobit analysis
    Author(s): Wan Roshidah Fadzim* , Mukhriz Izraf Azman Aziz , Siti Hadijah Che Mat , Selamah Maamor
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.97 
    Abstract
    Full Text
  • Estimation of Farm Level Technical Efficiency in Small-scale Cocoa Production in Malaysia: A Data Envelopment Analysis Approach

    No:96
    Pages:681 - 687
    Keywords: Cocoa; technical efficiency; data envelopment analysis
    Author(s): Wan Roshidah Fadzim* , Mukhriz Izraf Azman Aziz , Siti Hadijah Che Mat , Selamah Maamor
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.96 
    Abstract
    Full Text
  • Does Social Mobility Effect Poverty?

    No:95
    Pages:674 - 680
    Keywords: Poverty; social mobility
    Author(s): Siti Hadijah Che Mat* , Zalina Zainal , Mukaramah Harun
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.95  
    Abstract
    Full Text
  • IT Adoption by Internal Auditors in Malaysian Public Sector: A Preliminary Finding

    No:94
    Pages:667 - 673
    Keywords: IT adoption; IT adoption model; CAATs; internal auditors; public sector; government
    Author(s): Aidi Ahmi* , Siti Zabedah Saidin , Akilah Abdullah , Ayoib Che Ahmad
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.94 
    Abstract
    Full Text
  • Corporate Identity Management (CIM) Model in Malaysian Higher Education Sector: Literature Review and Hypothesis Development

    No:93
    Pages:659 - 666
    Keywords: Corporate identity; internal brand; leadership; culture
    Author(s): Bahtiar Mohamad* , Hassan Abu Bakar , Ahmed Rageh Ismail , Haslina Halim , Rosmiza Bidin
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.93 
    Abstract
    Full Text
  • Proposing Factors Influencing Trust towards Zakat Institutions amongst Moslem Business Owners

    No:92
    Pages:651 - 658
    Keywords: Business zakat; trust; zakat institution; commitment-trust theory; Malaysia
    Author(s): Mohamad Zulkurnai Ghazali* , Ram Al Jaffri Saad , Muhammad Syahir Abd. Wahab
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.92 
    Abstract
    Full Text
  • User’s Perception on Learner-Generated Comics: A Preliminary Study

    No:91
    Pages:643 - 650
    Keywords: Comics; learner-generated content; educational media; student-centred learning
    Author(s): Farah Nadia Azman* , Syamsul Bahrin Zaibon , Norshuhada Shiratuddin
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.91 
    Abstract
    Full Text
  • Industrialised Building System (IBS)/Off-Site Project Management Life Cycle

    No:90
    Pages:635 - 642
    Keywords: Industrialised Building System; IBS; Life Cycle; Project Management Life Cycle
    Author(s): Mohd Reeza Yusof* , Muhamad Faiz Musa , Noor Sahidah Samsudin , Mohammad Fadhil Mohammad , Mohd Nurfaisal Baharuddin
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.90 
    Abstract
    Full Text
  • Child Welfare Services in Malaya (1946-1957): Evidence from Archival Sources

    No:89
    Pages:628 - 634
    Keywords: Child welfare services; Colonial government; Post-war social issues; Archival sources
    Author(s): Fuziah Shaffie*
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.89 
    Abstract
    Full Text
  • Performance among Youth Entrepreneur in Malaysia Micro SMEs

    No:88
    Pages:621 - 627
    Keywords: Youth Entrepreneur; micro SMEs; infrastructure facility; business support facility; government policy
    Author(s): Shazida Jan Mohd Khan* , Nur Syamilah Md. Noor , Abdul Rahim Anuar
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.88  
    Abstract
    Full Text
  • Contextualizing Work Engagement and Innovative Work Behaviour: The Mediating Role of Learning Goal Orientation

    No:87
    Pages:613 - 620
    Keywords: Work engagement; learning goal orientation; innovative work behaviour; academic staff; public universities
    Author(s): Tan Fee Yean , Johanim Johari* , Khulida Kirana Yahya
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.87 
    Abstract
    Full Text
  • Customer Perception of Emotional Labor of Airline Service Employees and Customer Loyalty Intention Original Research Article

    No:86
    Pages:606 - 612
    Keywords: Emotional labor; perceived customer orientation; perceived service quality; customer loyalty; airline services
    Author(s): Norzalita Abd. Aziz* , Bita Najafi , Faridahwati Mohd. Shamsudin , Ahmad Said Ibrahim Alshuaibi
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.86 
    Abstract
    Full Text
  • The Role of Human Resource Management Practices in Enhancing Internal Branding

    No:85
    Pages:599 - 605
    Keywords: Human resource management; internal branding; branding management; branding success; internal marketing; employee branding
    Author(s): Ahmad Said Ibrahim Alshuaibi* , Faridahwati Mohd. Shamsudin
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.85  
    Abstract
    Full Text
  •  Relationship Engagement in Mergers and Acquisition through Collegial Leadership

    No:84
    Pages:593 - 598
    Keywords: Mergers and Acquisitions; Relationship engagement; Collegiality
    Author(s): Mohd Haniff Jedin* , Norsafinas Md Saad
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.84 
    Abstract
    Full Text