Just more of the same , or different ? An integrative theoretical framework for the study of cumulative interruptions at work

@inproceedings{Baethge2014JustMO,
  title={Just more of the same , or different ? An integrative theoretical framework for the study of cumulative interruptions at work},
  author={Anja Baethge and Thomas Rigotti and Robert A. Roe},
  year={2014}
}
We propose a theoretical framework that explores the accumulation of work interruptions and their effects. Most research studies have dealt with interruptions as isolated phenomena, ignoring the simultaneous or sequential occurrence of interruptions common in everyday life. We fill this gap and provide insight into the process of the accumulation of interruptions by mapping deep-level regulation onto an observable sequence of actions. Furthermore, we explain how cumulative interruptions can… CONTINUE READING