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L'interaction entre intelligence culturelle et gestion de projet dans les projets d'infogérance offshore Abstract Prior research on the management of IT offshore outsourcing projects has focused on cross-cultural issues or on project and relationship management issues. However, there is still a lack of understanding concerning effective management practices(More)
Two research strategies that have received increasing scholarly attention recently in IS are design science research (DSR) and the grounded theory method (GTM). In this paper, we conduct a systematic comparison of the most salient characteristics of both research strategies to identify the differences as well as possible complementary uses in a pluralistic(More)
Prior research in the context of public private partnerships has mainly focused on organizational and risk management aspects. Because there is a growing number of IT megaprojects in the context of public private partnerships, recent work concentrates on the explanation of the relationship between public and private partners and the success factors for(More)
Appendix Research Process Table A1 depicts our research process, including the main steps as well as associated tasks and outcomes. While the table depicts a linear process, we adhered to grounded theory practice and were highly iterative in our approach. For example, the process analysis was conducted in parallel with substantive and theoretical coding.(More)
In this paper the authors present the results of a research project that strives to fill a literature gap in IT offshore outsourcing research by analyzing client-side managerial mechanisms for the effective knowledge transfer from client to vendor organization. 31 qualitative interviews were conducted and analyzed using the grounded theory development(More)
PURPOSE The ability of older adults to perform activities of daily living (ADL) declines with age. One possible reason could be that older adults require substantially greater effort than younger adults to perform similar ADL. This study examined the effects of age on the biomechanics of muscular effort in healthy adults during isometric torque production(More)