Interruptions , Deadlines and Reminders : Investigations into the Flow of Cooperative Work

@inproceedings{Dix1995InterruptionsD,
  title={Interruptions , Deadlines and Reminders : Investigations into the Flow of Cooperative Work},
  author={Alan Dix and Devina Ramduny and Julie Wilkinson},
  year={1995}
}
This is a broad theoretical investigation into how events trigger action. In the course of studying cooperative workflow activity in a structured fashion it has emerged that a significant proportion of such activity involves long-term interactions. Human cognitive abilities are such that we usually cannot retain mental lists of all the tasks we are (meant to be) engaged in. As a result of this, the flow of work activities can be adversely affected. The potential problems that can ensue are… CONTINUE READING