The language of leaders: Identifying emergent leaders in global virtual teams

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Show simple item record Simoff, Simeon en_US Sudweeks, Fay en_US
dc.contributor.editor Amant K en_US 2010-06-16T04:56:38Z 2010-06-16T04:56:38Z 2007 en_US
dc.identifier 2007004860 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Simoff Simeon and Sudweeks Fay 2007, 'The language of leaders: Identifying emergent leaders in global virtual teams', IGI Global, NA, pp. 93-111. en_US
dc.identifier.issn 978-1599042138 en_US
dc.identifier.other B1UNSUBMIT en_US
dc.description.abstract Virtual teams andtheir leaders are keyplayers in global organizations. Using teams ojworkers dispersed temporally and geographically has changed the way people work in groups and redefined the nature oj teamwork. Emergent leadership issues in computer-mediatedcommunication are vital today because oj the increasingprevalence ojthe virtual organization, theflattening ojorganizational structures, and the corresponding interest in managingvirtualgroups andteams. This chapter examines the communication behaviors ojparticipants in two different case studies to determine if number, length, and content oj messages are suffiCient criteria to identifY emergent leaders in asynchronous andsynchronous environments. The methodology used can be embedded in collaborative virtual environments as a technology jor identifYing potential leaders in organizational and educational environments. en_US
dc.language en_US
dc.publisher IGI Global en_US
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dc.title The language of leaders: Identifying emergent leaders in global virtual teams en_US
dc.parent Linguistic and Cultural Online Communication Issues in the Global Age en_US
dc.journal.volume en_US
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dc.publocation NA en_US
dc.identifier.startpage 93 en_US
dc.identifier.endpage 111 en_US FEIT.School of Systems, Management and Leadership en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.for 150300 en_US
dc.personcode 000716 en_US
dc.personcode SUDWES en_US
dc.percentage 100 en_US Business and Management en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.edition 1 en_US
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