Essays about: "Virtual Teams"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 67 essays containing the words Virtual Teams.

  1. 1. TRUST AND LEADERSHIP IN VIRTUAL TEAMS - The Perspective of Global Managers

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / / Institutionen för sociologi och arbetsvetenskap

    Author : Emil Ansari; [2019-08-23]
    Keywords : trust; virtual teams; transformational leadership;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this thesis is to contribute to research on trust in virtualorganizations and teams by letting managers of virtual teams elaborate on theconcept of trust and leadership in virtual teams.TheoreticalFramework:For this thesis, the concept of trust was along with virtual teams andtransformational leadership chosen as the framework of understanding. READ MORE

  2. 2. Employee satisfaction in virtual teams

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap; Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Jesper Persson; Robin Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Virtual teams; Employee satisfaction; Digitalization;

    Abstract : Background The world is experiencing exceptional technological evolution and Sweden is at the forefront of this development and virtual teams are on the rise. Virtual teams are a way for companies to improve their sustainability with decreased travel for employees which also saves time that employees can spend at home though with difficulties separating work and home. READ MORE

  3. 3. Developing an integrated understanding of performance management in virtual teams

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Hosam Taha Zeen Al-Sakkaf; Jordan Stilley; [2019]
    Keywords : performance management; virtual teams; trust; culture; managerial solutions; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Research problem: The current research into the performance management of virtual teams is scarce and fragmented. Furthermore, studies that have focused on the performance of virtual teams give limited managerial advice. READ MORE

  4. 4. Co-located and Distributed Teams in Software Development Projects : An evaluation of differences in terms of soft factors, performance and cost efficiency in co-located and distributed teams

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för industriell ekonomi

    Author : Sejla Manjusak; [2019]
    Keywords : Co-located teams; distributed teams; offshoring;

    Abstract : Background It is evident that due to the globalization, offshoring and cross-national collaboration has become a natural evolution for many companies which have created the virtual world. The virtual world has many advantages, but when this is put into practice it turns out that there are also some disadvantages that affect the teams that are working with different sites. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Effects of Digitalization on Managing Project Teams

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Philipp Feise; Paul Philipp Maria Graf von Hatzfeldt Trachenberg; [2019]
    Keywords : management innovation; digitalization; project teams; virtual teams; agile methods;

    Abstract : Background: In various industries, market power is concentrated on a few major companies, which makes competition increasingly challenging for small and medium-sized enterprises. Those SMEs are furthermore impacted by the characteristics of their industry and need to change constantly and adapt to maintain competitive in this challenging market environment. READ MORE