Leadership In The Digital Enterprise

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Overview

In digital enterprise, individuals use a variety of technologies to assist them in communicating, collaborating, and coordinating their activities across distance and time, enhancing workflow expertise and communications.

Leadership in the Digital Enterprise: Issues and Challenges presents a comprehensive collection of the most current research on various aspects, roles, and functions of digital enterprises. A compendium of latest industry findings and advancements, this Premier Reference Source provides researchers, academicians, and practitioners with useful theories and references in topics such as e-business, knowledge management, and enterprise planning.

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Yoong (Managing IT Professionals in the Internet Age) assembles the work of 32 field specialists to determine best practices for the emerging digital business community, which requires effective collaboration among globally dispersed, culturally varied, and previously unacquainted individuals. Seventeen essay-style chapters are divided into four major segments: management approaches, behavior patterns, training outcomes, and promotion of trust. The perspectives are truly global, with contributors hailing from Europe, the Pacific Rim, and the United States. Although not a conventional, illustration-studded management guide, this offers concrete managerial advice for an era when project leaders must inspire cooperation among many competing personalities, cultures, and interests.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781605669588
  • Publisher: IGI Global
  • Publication date: 2/15/2011
  • Pages: 342
  • Product dimensions: 8.70 (w) x 11.20 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Table of Contents

Sect. 1 Emergent Leadership Approaches in the Digital Environment

Ch. 1 The Nature of Distributed Leadership and its Development in Online Environments Kate Thornton Thornton, Kate 1

Ch. 2 Shared Leadership Meets Virtual Teams: A Match Made in Cyberspace Christina Wassenaar Wassenaar, Christina Peter F. Drucker Drucker, Peter F. Masatoshi Ito Ito, Masatoshi Craig L. Pearce Pearce, Craig L. Peter F. Drucker Drucker, Peter F. Masatoshi Ito Ito, Masatoshi Julia Hoch Hoch, Julia Jurgen Wegge Wegge, Jurgen 15

Ch. 3 Leading in a Knowledge Era: A New Dawn for Knowledge Leaders Sharmila Jayasingam Jayasingam, Sharmila Mahfooz A. Ansari Ansari, Mahfooz A. 28

Ch. 4 Governance and Leadership of Knowledge Management Andreas Schroeder Schroeder, Andreas David Pauleen Pauleen, David Sid Huff Huff, Sid 46

Ch. 5 Managing in the Time of Virtualness Traci Carte Carte, Traci Heather King King, Heather 62

Sect. 2 Patterns of Leadership Behaviours

Ch. 6 Knowledge Brokers in Overlapping Online Communities of Practice: The Role of the Connector-Leader Jocelyn Cranefield Cranefield, Jocelyn Pak Yoong Yoong, Pak 77

Ch. 7 Enhancing Virtual Learning Team Performance: A Leadership Perspective Charlie C. Chen Chen, Charlie C. Albert L. Harris Harris, Albert L. Jimpo Wu Wu, Jimpo 91

Ch. 8 Building Collective Awareness in Virtual Teams: The Effect of Leadership Behavioral Style Mohamed Daassi Daassi, Mohamed Nabila Jawadi Jawadi, Nabila Marc Favier Favier, Marc Michel Kalika Kalika, Michel 105

Ch. 9 Exploring Leadership in E-Commerce Adoption in Australian SMEs Ada Scupola Scupola, Ada 118

Ch. 10 Patterns of Facilitation in Online Communities of Practice Halbana TarmiziTarmizi, Halbana Gert-Jan de Vreede de Vreede, Gert-Jan 131

Ch. 11 E-Leadership Styles for Global Virtual Teams Petros Chamakiotis Chamakiotis, Petros Niki Panteli Panteli, Niki 143

Sect. 3 Implications for Training and Development

Ch. 12 The Application of Blended Action Learning to Leadership Development: A Case Study Kate Thornton Thornton, Kate Pak Yoong Yoong, Pak 163

Ch. 13 Assessment Strategies for Servant Leadership Practice in the Virtual Organization Darin R. Molnar Molnar, Darin R. 181

Ch. 14 Online Networks Can Support the Rise of Virtual Leaders: An Actor-Network Theory Analysis Annick Janson Janson, Annick 194

Sect. 4 Additional Selected Readings

Ch. 15 Leadership in Technology Project Management Ralf Muller Muller, Ralf 216

Ch. 16 The Language of Leaders: Identifying Emergent Leaders in Global Virtual Teams Simeon J. Simoff Simoff, Simeon J. Fay Sudweeks Sudweeks, Fay 232

Ch. 17 Building Trust in Networked Environments: Understanding the Importance of Trust Brokers Tom E. Julsrud Julsrud, Tom E. John W. Bakke Bakke, John W. 251

Compilation of References 273

About the Contributors 311

Index 319

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