Impact of New Technology in the Workplace
It’s a small world. Now it is becoming smaller. Especially the professional side of it. Technology is engineering a new small world in a small web where zillions of people collaborate across time, space, and organizational boundaries. There is a whole
Granted, all this new technology has succeeded in esuring quantum leaps in productivity and profitability for many organizations. That is why they are on an upturn. It is good for the economy.
But perhaps it is time to get a handle on the other issues that have been overlooked in the bonanza that the technological mediations have presented. Most importantly, the effects on team processes such as team cohesiveness, trust, communication and interpersonal relationship building…