Exploring Communication-Based Work Processes in Virtual Work Environments

  title={Exploring Communication-Based Work Processes in Virtual Work Environments},
  author={Mary Beth Watson-Manheim and France Belanger},
Distributed work teams are increasingly being implemented to enhance organizational flexibility and competitiveness in today's complex and rapidly changing work environment. Electronic media is used to enable or facilitate their communication. Though an increasing number of employees work in such settings, there is little investigation of the performance of communication-based work processes in supporting their work in the multiple teams. The objective of this research is to investigate… CONTINUE READING
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