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Virtual Teams And Management Challenges

Nader Ale Ebrahim
Introduction: Collaboration is becoming increasingly important in creating the knowledge that makes business more competitive. Virtual teams are growing in popularity [1] and many organizations have responded to their dynamic environments by introducing virtual teams. Additionally, the rapid development of new communication technologies such as the Internet has accelerated this trend so that today, most of the larger organization employs virtual teams to some degree [2]. A growing number of flexible and adaptable organizations have...

Managing Communication In New Product Development Process: Virtual R&Amp;D Teams And Information Technology

Nader Ale Ebrahim, Shamsuddin Ahmed, Salwa Hanim Abdul Rashid & Zahari Taha
Literature proves the importance of the role of information technology in increasing the effectiveness of virtual R&D teams’ communication for new product development. However, the factors that make information technology construct in a virtual R&D team are still ambiguous. Managers of virtual R&D teams for new product development do not know “which type of technology should be used”. To address the gap and answer the question, the paper presents a set of factors that make...

Knowledge Worker Role In The Virtual R&Amp;D Teams For New Product Development: A Measurement Model

Nader Ale Ebrahim, Shamsuddin Ahmed, Salwa Hanim Abdul Rashid & Zahari Taha
Knowledge workers (KW) play an important role in the effectiveness of virtual R&D teams for new product development. A large amount of KW literature focuses at the individual level and less attention paid on virtual R&D teams with dispersed knowledge workers. From KW point of view, the factors that required for effective virtual teams are unclear. To address this gap, base on the literature review, the paper presents a set of factors that make the...

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