Essays about: "multitasking"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 17 essays containing the word multitasking.

  1. 1. Project Heliotrope : Exploring the Future of Vehicle Ownership

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Designhögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Sami Laiho; [2018]
    Keywords : Future Vehicle Design third space new ownership model;

    Abstract : In year 2030 approximately six out of every ten people will live on the urban area. This movement is especially strong in Asias mega cities like for example Tokyo, Delhi, Mumbai and Shanghai. READ MORE

  2. 2. Can measures of executive functions and spatial ability predict multitasking performance?

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Ryan; [2017]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Recent studies have indicated that individual differences in Executive Functionings (EF) are independent predictors of multitasking performance and mediated by spatial ability. However, these studies lacked multiple measures of EF and their observed effects of spatial processing may have been induced by the nature of the spatial task per se. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Constant Connectivity Conundrum : Experiences of multitasking and interruptions

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för informatik

    Author : Karin Löfvenmark; [2017]
    Keywords : Multitasking; Interruptions; Smartphones;

    Abstract : Many people are more or less constantly connected through mobile technology today. This provides opportunities, but also makes people vulnerable for interruptions and prone to engage in multitasking, when full focus might be needed. READ MORE

  4. 4. Managing Electronic Multitasking in Meetings : Perspectives of meeting leaders

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Jana Hasenberg; Katharina Machovsky; [2016]
    Keywords : Meeting; Meeting Leadership; Electronic Multitasking; Management of Electronic Multitasking;

    Abstract : The growth of the internet combined with the proliferation of portable electronic devices has caused an increased use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) at the workplace. Also in meetings, which present an important tool to communicate and interact within the team, the use of portable electronic devices is common. READ MORE

  5. 5. Too much information! : Information-overload from an IT-management perspective

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för informatik

    Author : Viktor Mähler; [2016]
    Keywords : IT-management; Information overload; Technostress; Organizations; Interruptions; Multitasking;

    Abstract : As workplaces have become more digitalized and improvements constantly being made in order to optimize performance, it becomes pivotal for managers to understand how stress within organizations can be linked to the information- and communication technology within them. This thesis addresses the research gap of several studies existing regarding technology-related stress, but where a majority of them are quantitative in nature and overlooking the important aspect of organizational culture. READ MORE