Staff: Business Management

Mr Shingirai Sikomwe

Chairperson : Department of Business Management

Mr C. Mhonde

Lecturer, Department of Business Management

Research Interests:

  • SMEs
  • Investment
  • Strategic management

Mr S. Mavhiki

Lecturer, Department of Business Management

Research Interest:

  • Family Business
  • Leadership Succession
  • Entrepreneurship

Mrs P. Kandufa

Lecturer, Department of Business Management

Qualifications:

  • B.Com Business Management (MSU)
  • M.Com Strategic Management & Corporate Governance (MSU)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Tertiary Education (MSU)
Research Interest: 
  • Leadership
  • Business Ethics
Publications 
  • Mukanganiki C, Maibvisira G, Kandufa P (2014). Ethical and Corporate Governance Challenges that Rocked the Zimbabwean Financial Sector between 2003- 2008: International Journal of Management, IT and Engineering, ISSN 2249-0558 page (1-13)
  • Kandufa P (2014). The effectiveness of Retrenchment in the Banking Sector Between 2009 -2011: International Journal of Management, IT and Engineering, ISSN 2249- 0558 page (30-46).
  • Sikomwe S, Kandufa P, Giga D, Mudzurandende F (2014). Analyzing Business Failure in relation to the Life Cycle of the Business and the Economic Cycle: A Study of Entrepreneurial Ventures In Hwange (Zimbabwe). European Journal of Business and Management, ISSN (Paper) 2222-1905, ISSN (Online) 2222-2839.
  • Sikomwe S, Mudzurandende F, Mavurawa B, Kandufa P (2014). Measuring the relationship between Board Composition; the Proportion of Non-Executive Directors on Board, Board Size And CEO Duality, And Performance. A Case of Zimbabwe Stock Exchange Listed Banking and Financial Firm: European Journal of Business and Management, ISSN (Paper) 2222-1905, ISSN (Online) 2222-2839.
  • Sikomwe S, Mavengere A, Kandufa P (2014). An Evaluation of the Accuracy of Aggregate Performance Indicators Used In the Measurement of the Performance of Zimbabwe’s manufacturing Sector: Journal of Developing Country studies, ISSN (Paper) 2224-607X, ISSN (Online) 2225-0565.
  • Sikomwe S, Mugwati M, Mudzurandende F, Ndlovu P (Kandufa P) (2011). Gender mainstreaming in Organizations. A Review of Women Empowerment Initiatives in Zimbabwean Tertiary institutions. A Case of Midlands State University: Moi University ISBN 9966-854-89-4 page (71-85).

Ms F. Mudzurandende

Lecturer, Department of Business Management

Research Interest

  • Business Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Corporate Social Entrepreneurship
  • Corporate Culture
  • E-commerce

Mrs O. Chivivi

Lecturer, Department of Business Management

Qualifications

  • Masters in Commerce Marketing Strategy (2008 )
  • Bachelor of commerce Business Management (2006 )
  • Bachelor of technology Education Management (2001 )
  • Certificate in Education (1990)
Research Interests: Knowledge management, Organisational behaviour, Learning Organisation, Marketing of tourist destinations. Publications 
  • Advertising strategies and tactics applied by Flea Market Traders to alleviate poverty in Zimbabwe. A case of Mupedzanhamo and Global Flea Market, Gweru. European Journal of Business and Management, ISSN 2222-1905, Vol 6. No 27. (2014 ) co-authors - Orpah Onwards Chivivi, Painos Moyo, Nyasha Mapuwei.
  • Press and Environmental Management Agency (EMA )’S Active Role in Reporting and monitoring Environmental Degradation caused by Small Scale Artisanal Gold Panning in Zimbabwe. A case Shurugwi Peri Urban. Journal of Environment and Earth Science, ISSN 2224-3216, Vol, 5. No 17. (2015 )Painos Moyo, Orpah Onwards Chivivi, Nyasha Mapuwei, Caven Masuku
  • An analysis of the HR control systems aimed at curbing misconduct cases in the Education sector, International Journal SAMANM of Business and Social Sciences( ISBSSO ISSN 2308-2372, Vol.2, No, 1 page 61-78 co-authors Chivivi O and Nyathi N. (2014)
  • Knowledge management a survival strategy to enhance competitive advantage in the Zimbabwean Tourism and Hospitality. European Journal of Business Management ISSN 2222- 1905 ISSN (online ) 2222-2839 Co-authors Zvobgo Clement and Orpah Onwards Chivivi (2014 )
  • The impact of Government support schemes on SMEs growth and survival in the Midlands Province of Zimbabwe: International journal of physical and social sciences volume3,issue1, ISSN:2249-5894, PAGE 65-76:.Chivivi ° O( 2013).
  • The impact of Emotional Intelligence on customer service delivery in the commercial banks of Zimbabwe: International Journal of Management ,IT, and Engineering, volume 3, issue 4, ISSN:2249-0558, page 65-79 :Chivivi 0, Mashingaidze S,Mafumbate J(2013)
  • An analysis of the internal disciplinary systems used in redressing employee indiscipline in the Delta Beverages transport services :International Journal of Management, IT, Engineering, volume 3, issue 4, ISSN.2249-0558 page 80-94 :Mafumbate J, Ndlovu N, Mafuka A, Chivivi,O, (2013)
  • An evaluation of the effectiveness- of Auditing on fraud management in the Zimbabwean medical industry, International Journal of Management, IT, and Engineering, volume 3, issue 7,ISSN 2249-0558 page 73.,.86.Mafumbate J, Chivivi 0, Mafuka A, Ndlovu N, (2013)
  • Press and Politics: A look at the role played by Zambia in Zimbabwe’s fight for independence as perceived by Zimbabwean newspaper, The Sunday Mail. New Media and Mass Communication, ISSN-2224, Vol, 41. Co- authors Nyasha Mapuwei, Painos Moyo, Orpah Onwards Chivivi. (2015 ) 
Committee -Alumni 2009- 2014 -Indigenous  knowledge 2015-

Mr L. Mutandwa 

Lecturer, Department of Business Management

Qualifications:

  • Cert Banking
  • BCom Business Management (MSU)
  • MCom Strategic Management & Corporate Governance (MSU)
Areas of Research Interest
  • Corporate Governance
  • Investment Analysis
  Publications 
  • Introduction To Business Statistics (Bindura University Press)
  • Co published- Taxation in Zimbabwe - Volume 1 and 2

Mr Alfred Mafuka

Lecturer : Department of Business Management

Areas of Research Interest: Change Management, Operations Management

Ms N.G. Moyo

Lecturer, Department of Business Management

Qualifications:

  • BSc Management and Entrepreneurship (WUA)
  • M.Com Strategic Management & Corporate Governance (MSU)
  • Diploma in Education (UZ)
Research Interests:
  • Entrepreneurship Education
  • SME Policy
  • National Innovation Systems
Publications:
  • An Evaluation of the Policies Instituted By the Government of Zimbabwe in Promoting Survival and Growth of SMEs: The Case of Glenview Area 8 SMEs. Authored by  Nyamwanza L, Paketh L, Mhaka C, Makaza F,