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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

When a computer or a user is directly connected into a network and is capable of interacting with it, for example by querying the contents of a database.

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The Advantages and Disadvantages of On‐line Testing

Dave Bartram.

in The Oxford Handbook of Personnel Psychology

October 2008; p ublished online September 2009 .

Article. Subjects: Human Resource Management; Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 12237 words.

Psychological testing probably touches more people more often than any other application of psychology. On-line testing has made tests more available and more accessible. This article...

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Great Expectations: The Materiality of Commensurability in Social Media

Susan V. Scott and Wanda J. Orlikowski.

in Materiality and Organizing

November 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 8736 words.

This chapter considers the question of commensuration — the process of comparison according to a common metric — and how it is accomplished on online social media websites. When...

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gig economy

Emma Jeanes.

in A Dictionary of Organizational Behaviour

P ublished online January 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 131 words.

An ambiguous and contested working relationship that exists at the intersection of employment and self-employment, where workers work ‘on demand’ and work is typically short-term and...

Knowledge Eclipse: Producing Sociomaterial Reconfigurations in the Hospitality Sector

Wanda J. Orlikowski and Susan V. Scott.

in How Matter Matters

March 2013; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 8808 words.

Drawing on a field study of the travel site TripAdvisor, the authors explore how online reviewing, rating, and ranking mechanisms are overshadowing traditional configurations of knowledge...

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Inverse Instrumentality: How Technologies Objectify Patients and Players

Hamid Ekbia Bonnie A. Nardi.

in Materiality and Organizing

November 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 8170 words.

A growing trend in the development of large-scale technological systems seeks to strategically insert human beings into these systems in order to allow them to function in intended ways....

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Space Matters, But How?

Anne-Laure Fayard.

in Materiality and Organizing

November 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 7404 words.

As virtual organizing becomes more common and the boundaries between face-to-face and online interactions blur, developing a conceptualization of virtual space is crucial. This chapter...

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Netnography

Robert V. Kozinets and Manuela Nocker.

in Unconventional Methodology in Organization and Management Research

March 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Organizational Theory and Behaviour; Knowledge Management. 8577 words.

Robert V. Kozinets and Manuela Nocker explain how data can be collected using online ethnography or netnography—unconventional in organizational research. A netnography is a specific set of...

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The Way the Business was Managed: 2010–2015

Graeme Salaman and John Storeym.

in A Better Way of Doing Business?

August 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Organizational Theory and Behaviour; Business History. 16960 words.

From around 2009/2010, there were signs that existing business models were unsustainableand incremental strategies to increase the scale and efficiencies of the businesses were no longer...

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The Way the Business was Managed: 1990–2009

Graeme Salaman and John Storeym.

in A Better Way of Doing Business?

August 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Organizational Theory and Behaviour; Business History. 8193 words.

This chapter and the next describe and assess the happenings and development of the two main JLP divisions—John Lewis and Waitrose—over a twenty-five year period (1990–2015). Chapter 4...

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Innovations in unobtrusive methods

Andrew P. Knight.

in Unconventional Methodology in Organization and Management Research

March 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Organizational Theory and Behaviour; Knowledge Management. 8354 words.

Andrew P. Knight explores developments in unobtrusive research methods using unconventional sources of data from computer-based systems and tools. These generate novel measures of behaviour...

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Creative Industries

Candace Jones, Mark Lorenzen and Jonathan Sapsed.

in The Oxford Handbook of Creative Industries

July 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Innovation; Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 12086 words.

Creative industries experience a variety of changes, which are driven by differing forces. However this variety may be understood by considering two dimensions: semiotic codes; the...

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Information technology and the dynamics of organizational change

Matthew Jones and Wanda J. Orlikowski.

in The Oxford Handbook of Information and Communication Technologies

February 2009; p ublished online September 2009 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Organizational Theory and Behaviour; Knowledge Management. 8151 words.

Advancing the ongoing debates and accounting for these innovations in the relationship between technology and organizational change will require rich theoretical conceptualizations and new...

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Reducing Age Bias and Turnover Intentions by Enhancing Intergenerational Contact Quality in the Workplace: The Role of Opportunities for Generativity and Development

Hélène Henry, Hannes Zacher and Donatienne Desmette.

in Work, Aging and Retirement

July 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Human Resource Management; Organizational Theory and Behaviour; Labour and Demographic Economics; Gerontology and Ageing. 9324 words.

Based on socio-emotional selectivity and self-categorization theories, we developed and tested a model on how the interplay between employee age and opportunities for generativity and...

Self-Expression Cues in Product Rating Distributions: When People Prefer Polarizing Products

Bella Rozenkrants, S Christian Wheeler and Baba Shiv.

in Journal of Consumer Research

December 2017; p ublished online June 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Psychology; Marketing; Organizational Theory and Behaviour; Economics; Sociology. 13323 words.

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Previous research has shown that material goods can help people self-express, either because the products are themselves self-expressive (e.g., a band...

Multistage Decision Processes: The Impact of Attribute Order on How Consumers Mentally Represent Their Choice

Rom Y Schrift, Jeffrey R Parker, Gal Zauberman and Shalena Srna.

Edited by Vicki Morwitz and Stijn van Osselaer.

in Journal of Consumer Research

April 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Psychology; Marketing; Organizational Theory and Behaviour; Economics; Sociology. 12631 words.

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With the ever-increasing number of options from which consumers can choose, many decisions are made in stages. Whether using decision tools to sort,...

Social Acceptance and Word of Mouth: How the Motive to Belong Leads to Divergent WOM with Strangers and Friends

Zoey Chen.

in Journal of Consumer Research

October 2017; p ublished online March 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Psychology; Marketing; Organizational Theory and Behaviour; Economics; Sociology. 14039 words.

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Consumers are increasingly sharing product experiences with strangers and friends online. Despite the prevalence of word of mouth (WOM), little is...