The rapid advancement of new technologies has resulted in greater opportunities in innovation, new product development partnerships/collaborations and international trade. Today's social networking and ‘open innovation’ information communications technology has enabled work distribution to become more efficient and has presented organisations with a new way of working across different geographical locations. The chapter aims to explore social software and presents a conceptual model for virtual teams (including social networks) for socially orientated growth in complex management projects in where third parties play a critical part to the supply chain.
|Title of host publication||Phantom Ex Machina|
|Subtitle of host publication||Digital Disruption's Role in Business Model Transformation|
|Editors||Anshuman Khare, Brian Stewart, Rod Schatz|
|Publisher||Springer International Publishing AG|
|Number of pages||13|
|ISBN (Print)||9783319444673, 9783319830605|
|Publication status||Published - 20 Oct 2016|