Here are the main topics that will be covered on the midterm.
Please ask questions and post possible exam questions in the comments below.
Organizational theory approaches:
- Bureaucracy (Weber)
- Network theory
- Complex systems/chaos (*)
- Organizational culture
History & Definition
Web 2.0 O’Reilly – defining principles of Web 2.0
McAffee’s definition of Enterprise 2.0 – ESSPs
Adoption of innovations articles
Can you discuss a couple of factors that influence the adoption of technology?
Social media for cooperation – social bookmarking; file sharing; network effect – importance of tagging & folksonomies(*)
Social media for communication and collaboration – collaboration framework, the role & importance of the elements.