Leif Jarle Gressgård

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BACKGROUND In a safety perspective, efficient knowledge management is important for learning purposes and thus to prevent errors from occurring repeatedly. The relationship between knowledge exchange among employees and safety behavior may be of particular importance in distributed organizational systems where similar high-risk activities take place at(More)
This experimental study explores the relationship between text-based computer-mediated communication and innovative thinking in problem-solving groups. The research objective is to investigate how various levels of synchronicity, parallelism, and identification influence the divergent and convergent focus of the group members. An experiment involving(More)
This paper concerns potential impacts that characteristics of communication media in computer-mediated problem solving in groups have on group-members' innovative thinking. Different processes involved in effective idea generation and problem solving are presented, and we discuss how three characteristics of communication media relevant for group(More)
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