How to Manage the Unmanageable? Leadership in Coping with Communities of Practice

Abstract

Prior research on managing intrafirm communities of practice (CoPs) focuses predominantly on intentionally designing, structuring, and cultivating CoPs partially as classical lateral organizational units like project teams in... [ view full abstract ]

Authors

  1. Benjamin Schulte (Helmut-Schmidt-University Hamburg)
  2. Hans Koller (Helmut-Schmidt-University Hamburg)
  3. Florian Andresen (Helmut-Schmidt-University Hamburg)
  4. Andre Kreutzmann (Helmut-Schmidt-University Hamburg)

Topic Area

Communities: User Innovation and Open Source

Session

TATr2B » Communities: User Innovation & Open Source (Papers & Posters) (15:45 - Tuesday, 2nd August, Room 112, Aldrich Hall)

Paper

How_to_manage_the_unmanageable_Leadership_in_Coping_with_Communities_of_Practice_OUI_2016.pdf