You are looking at  1-10 of 10 articles  for:

  • Business Policy and Strategy x
  • Business and Management x
  • Technology and Knowledge Management x
Clear All

View:

Further Developments in Information Systems Strategizing: Unpacking the Concept  

Robert D. Galliers

Print publication date:
Jul 2011
Online publication date:
Sep 2011
This article attempts to unpack the concept of the information system (IS) strategizing framework by articulating, in greater depth, the literature that has informed its development. It ... More

Information Systems, Business, and the Natural Environment: Can Digital Business Transform Environmental Sustainability?  

Nigel P. Melville

Print publication date:
Nov 2011
Online publication date:
Jan 2012
This article outlines the evolution of information systems (IS) for environmental sustainability. It investigates three ways in which IS might transform environmental sustainability. It ... More

IT‐Dependent Strategic Initiatives and Sustained Competitive Advantage: A Review, Synthesis, and an Extension of the Literature  

Michael Wade, Gabriele Piccoli, and Blake Ives

Print publication date:
Jul 2011
Online publication date:
Sep 2011
This article outlines some of the trends that have led to the view that changing economic conditions have strengthened the widely held concept that IT is a commodity, and as such, has no ... More

The Knowledge-Based View of the Firm  

Robert M. Grant

Print publication date:
Apr 2006
Online publication date:
Sep 2009
During the early part of the 1990s, a number of ideas and streams of research converged to produce what has come to be described as ‘the knowledge-based view of the firm’. The outcome is ... More

Managing Projects  

Jeff Pinto

Print publication date:
Mar 2017
Online publication date:
Apr 2017
Projects, defined as temporary endeavours undertaken to create a unique product, service, or result, have become a common method for initiating and managing change in modern organizations. ... More

On confronting some common myths of is strategy discourse  

Robert D. Galliers

Print publication date:
Feb 2009
Online publication date:
Sep 2009
This article has a strategic focus and therefore focuses on two key considerations — one more prevalent in the 1980s, the other a focus of attention in the 1990s and into the twenty-first ... More

Rethinking Business–IT Alignment  

Yolande E. Chan and Blaize Horner Reich

Print publication date:
Jul 2011
Online publication date:
Sep 2011
This article provides a comprehensive review of the information technology alignment literature, noting that it is one of the major concerns of senior executives and IT practitioners ... More

Rethinking Information Systems Security  

Amy W. Ray

Print publication date:
Jul 2011
Online publication date:
Sep 2011
A key aspect of the rights and responsibilities associated with the use, storage, retrieval, and collection of data' is the question of security. The first part of this article considers ... More

A Review of the IT Outsourcing Literature: Insights for Practice  

Mary C. Lacity, Shaji A. Khan, and Leslie P. Willcocks

Print publication date:
Jul 2011
Online publication date:
Sep 2011
The increasing complexity associated with management information system (MIS) in this day and age is reflected in the subject matter: outsourcing. This article aims to extract the insights ... More

A Working Lifetime of Skill and Training Needs  

Günther Schmid

Print publication date:
Feb 2017
Online publication date:
Mar 2017
This chapter provides an overview of the key factors shaping individuals’ skill formation challenges and options by referring to the growing literature of ‘Transitional Labour Markets’ ... More

View: