Sökning: "sensemaking"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 71 avhandlingar innehållade ordet sensemaking.

  1. 1. IT-adaptation as sensemaking : inventing new meaning for technology in organizations

    Författare :Ola Henfridsson; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; IT-adaptation; sensemaking; information systems; ambiguity; identity; meaning; interpretive case study; email and conference systems; software support systems;

    Sammanfattning : Noting how organizations today are increasingly dependent on IT for a broad range of organizational activities, the thesis starts from the observation that many IT-related endeavors nevertheless fail. In tracing part of the problem to the inability of many organizations to cope with changes in the surrounding material and social context, the emphasis is put on the processes by which IT-artifacts are adapted and re-adapted, after they have been put into daily use. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Influence in sensemaking during change : a study of the Swedish police reform and subsequent change work

    Författare :Robert Kihlberg; Malin Näsholm; Ola Lindberg; Oscar Rantatalo; Markus Hällgren; Johan Alvehus; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; police reform; organizational change; employee influence; sensemaking; sensegiving; employee-driven development; episodic power; företagsekonomi; Business Studies;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation is based on four articles, and examines efforts of influence in processes of sensemaking during, and subsequent to, the Swedish police reform. Sensemaking – a process where individuals work to understand what is going on when they encounter confusing events – is of central importance for how organizational change unfolds. LÄS MER

  3. 3. När strävan efter samsyn blir en kamp : Meningsskapande och meningsgivande i mångtydiga sammanhang

    Författare :Lena Andersson Högberg; Elisabeth Sundin; Bo Hellgren; Guje Sevón; Linköpings universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Sensemaking; collaboration; coincident meaning; coordinated action; equivocal context; sensegiving; trade and industry development; public sector; Meningsskapande; samsyn; samverkan; gemensam mening; koordinerad handling; mångtydighet; meningsgivande; kommunal näringslivsutveckling; Norrköping; Business and economics; Ekonomi;

    Sammanfattning : När personer och grupper med olika bakgrund och erfarenheter möts för att sam-arbeta förutsätts ofta att samsyn kring målen med verksamheten är en förutsätt-ning för koordinerad handling. Forskningen har dock inte kunnat visa empiriskt i vilken utsträckning samsyn är viktigt för att åstadkomma samhandling. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Sensemaking and management : a theoretical discussion with research implications

    Författare :Christian Ifvarsson; Luleå tekniska universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Redovisning och styrning; Accounting and Control;

    Sammanfattning : The general interest of this research is problems concerned with new information and technology, and their development and use in the management context. One important aspect of this problem has been argued to be how people come to make sense of new information and technology. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The emerging role of advisory boards in strategizing in family firms : A sensemaking perspective

    Författare :Judith Van Helvert-Beugels; Mattias Nordqvist; Olof Brunninge; Ilse Matser; Nadine Kammerlander; Jönköping University; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis addresses the emerging role of advisory boards in strategizing in privately held family firms. The thesis focuses on the period in which family firms start considering to work with an advisory board through the board’s first several years of existence. LÄS MER