SELECT ONE THEME FROM THE GIVEN:
Vendors of software packages like ERP and CRM systems are selling their products to organizations as off-the-shelf information systems solutions which promise a seamless integration of all information flowing via the organisation. Workers might resist the implementation of such a new technology for which there might be possible consequences for the organisation. Critically discuss the possible consequences for the organisation and the actions managers in organisation should take.
Peter Drucker coined the term ‘knowledge worker’ (2001, p 307). The knowledge industry has grown as has the range of technology tools (comprising different management information system tools) aimed at boosting productivity. With access to increasing volumes of information, how can managers develop a strategy for knowledge work to make sure continued productivity?
This assignment needs you to complete the given main tasks:
1) Clearly state the aim(s) of your research essay.
2) Review relevant literature on the topic.
3) prepare an essay that covers the main points of your research aim(s).
4) Use industry illustrations (Digital or physical) and debate their success/failure.
Your paper should comprise following:
Title: your paper must have a descriptive title for your topic.
Abstract: An abstract that concisely describes or summarises your paper.
Introduction: Introduction to the topic with clear research aim(s).
Literature Review: A review of the present literature on the topic with clear link to your research aim(s).
Discussion: A critical evaluation of different issues identified and suggested solutions are essential.
Conclusion: Summary of the research findings.
References: By using Harvard referencing style.
Your written review must be 3,000 min words long (Max 3,500, excluding reference list), typed, 1.5 spaced and fully referenced in the Harvard style.