Supporting mobile workers: A socio-technical perspective

Leida Chen, Ravinder Nath

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Abstract

Managing a mobile workforce is becoming one of the biggest challenges for organizations today. Using structured interviews, this study examines the major elements of the mobile work phenomenon from a socio-technical perspective. Recommendations to organizations that want to enhance their mobile work environment are also discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInformation Management in the Modern Organizations Trends and Solutions - Proceedings of the 9th International Business Information Management Association Conference
PublisherInternational Business Information Management Association, IBIMA
Pages1091-1094
Number of pages4
Volume1-2
StatePublished - 2008
Event9th IBIMA Conference on Information Management in Modern Organizations - Marrakech, Morocco
Duration: Jan 4 2008Jan 6 2008

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Other9th IBIMA Conference on Information Management in Modern Organizations
CountryMorocco
CityMarrakech
Period1/4/081/6/08

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Management Information Systems
  • Information Systems and Management

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Chen, L., & Nath, R. (2008). Supporting mobile workers: A socio-technical perspective. In Information Management in the Modern Organizations Trends and Solutions - Proceedings of the 9th International Business Information Management Association Conference (Vol. 1-2, pp. 1091-1094). International Business Information Management Association, IBIMA.

Supporting mobile workers : A socio-technical perspective. / Chen, Leida; Nath, Ravinder.

Information Management in the Modern Organizations Trends and Solutions - Proceedings of the 9th International Business Information Management Association Conference. Vol. 1-2 International Business Information Management Association, IBIMA, 2008. p. 1091-1094.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Chen, L & Nath, R 2008, Supporting mobile workers: A socio-technical perspective. in Information Management in the Modern Organizations Trends and Solutions - Proceedings of the 9th International Business Information Management Association Conference. vol. 1-2, International Business Information Management Association, IBIMA, pp. 1091-1094, 9th IBIMA Conference on Information Management in Modern Organizations, Marrakech, Morocco, 1/4/08.
Chen L, Nath R. Supporting mobile workers: A socio-technical perspective. In Information Management in the Modern Organizations Trends and Solutions - Proceedings of the 9th International Business Information Management Association Conference. Vol. 1-2. International Business Information Management Association, IBIMA. 2008. p. 1091-1094
Chen, Leida ; Nath, Ravinder. / Supporting mobile workers : A socio-technical perspective. Information Management in the Modern Organizations Trends and Solutions - Proceedings of the 9th International Business Information Management Association Conference. Vol. 1-2 International Business Information Management Association, IBIMA, 2008. pp. 1091-1094
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