Search For:

Displaying 1-10 out of 10 total
Media Choices over Time in Partially Distributed Teams
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Linda Plotnick,Starr Roxanne Hiltz,Rosalie J. Ocker
Issue Date:January 2012
pp. 483-492
Collaboration between organizations or between distributed groups in global organizations often is accomplished through the formation of partially distributed teams (PDTs). A PDT has at least two collocated sub teams which are distant from each other. As e...
   
Leveraging a Wiki to EnhanceVirtual Collaboration in the Emergency Domain
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Connie White, Linda Plotnick, Ronja Addams-Moring, Murray Turoff, and Starr Roxanne Hiltz
Issue Date:January 2008
pp. 322
In a crisis situation, critical success factors include good preparedness, the availability of trustworthy information and reliable people, and the responders' ability to improvise with the available, functioning tools. Wikis can be used as collaborative g...
   
Occurrence and Effects of Leader Delegation in Virtual Teams
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Suling Zhang, Marilyn Tremaine, Richard Egan, Allen Milewski, Linda Plotnick, Patrick O'Sullivan, Jerry Fjermestad
Issue Date:January 2008
pp. 14
Virtual teams are an important work structure in software development projects. However, little is known about what constitutes effective virtual team leadership, in particular, what amount of leader delegation is appropriate in a virtual environment? This...
   
Leadership Roles and Communication Issues in Partially Distributed Emergency Response Software Development Teams: A Pilot Study
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Linda Plotnick, Rosalie Ocker, Starr Hiltz, Mary Beth Rosson
Issue Date:January 2008
pp. 29�
3075029?
   
Towards a Unified Public Safety Scale
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Elizabeth Avery Gomeza, Linda Plotnick, Eli Rohn, Jon Kenneth Morgan, Murray Turoff
Issue Date:January 2007
pp. 23c
There exists an acute need for an unambiguous objectively measurable emergency scale to facilitate communication and mutual understanding of the nature of any emergency, by the public and government agencies. A review of existing emergency scales and their...
   
Reexamining Threat Rigidity: Implications for Design
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Linda Plotnick, Murray Turoff, Gerd Van Den Eede
Issue Date:January 2009
pp. 1-10
Emergencies today seem larger, more complex, and unique than those of the past. Responding to them requires flexibility and creativity not easily achieved. The threat-rigidity thesis proposed by Staw, Sandelands, and Dutton [23] proposes that response to a...
   
Enhancing Learning Experiences in Partially Distributed Teams: Training Students to Work Effectively Across Distances
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Rosalie Ocker, Dana Kracaw, Starr Roxanne Hiltz, Mary Beth Rosson, Linda Plotnick
Issue Date:January 2009
pp. 1-10
Three training modules were designed to decrease ingroup dynamics in Partially Distributed Teams, which have two or more geographically separated subteams. The action research oriented study included 84 student PDTs with nearly 700 members, working on high...
   
Media Choices and Trust in Partially Distributed Global Teams
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Linda Plotnick, Starr Roxanne Hiltz, Rosalie J. Ocker
Issue Date:January 2010
pp. 1-10
Partially distributed teams (PDTs) are increasingly common in organizations as they collaborate across distance. A PDT has at least two collocated subteams that are geographically distant and communicate by electronic media. This paper reports on a two sem...
   
Trust over Time and Distance in Global Partially Distributed Teams
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Linda Plotnick, Starr Roxanne Hiltz, Rosalie J. Ocker
Issue Date:January 2011
pp. 1-10
Partially Distributed Teams (PDTs), increasingly common in this global economy, have some collocated members in subteams but the subteams are distributed over geographic distance. Trust is crucial for effective team functioning and may be even more so in P...
   
Predicting Intentions to Apply for Jobs Using Social Networking Sites: An Exploratory Study
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Maria Plummer, Starr Hiltz, Linda Plotnick
Issue Date:January 2011
pp. 1-10
In this research, we developed and tested a preliminary theoretical model that explicates jobseekers' behavioral intentions to apply for jobs using social networking sites (SNSs). The factors hypothesized as having an influence on jobseekers' intentions to...
   
 1