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Losing the plot: decision behaviours in agile systems development

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Show simple item record Coyle, Sharon Conboy, Kieran Acton, Thomas 2014-04-01T14:04:47Z 2014-04-01T14:04:47Z 2011
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract The importance of effective decision making in organisations has been well documented. Groups are often formed in order to collaborate skills and information and assist with decision-making. Despite the many benefits associated with groupwork, groups are also subjected to process losses such as groupthink, which in turn have a significant impact on group decision-making. Such process losses may be even more prevalent in agile software development dominated by highly cohesive, self-managing teams. The purpose of this study is to investigate group decision-making in agile software development and assess how agile practices can reduce the occurrence of group process losses. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher ACIS en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Australasian Conference on Information Systems (ACIS 2011);
dc.rights © 2010. The authors assign to ACIS and educational and non-profit institutions a non-exclusive licence to use this document for personal use and in courses of instruction provided that the article is used in full and this copyright statement is reproduced. The authors also grant a non-exclusive licence to ACIS to publish this document in full in the Conference Papers and Proceedings. Those documents may be published on the World Wide Web, CD-ROM, in printed form, and on mirror sites on the World Wide Web. Any other usage is prohibited without the express permission of the authors. en_US
dc.subject agile systems development en_US
dc.subject process loss en_US
dc.subject agile practices en_US
dc.subject group decision making en_US
dc.title Losing the plot: decision behaviours in agile systems development en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/conferenceObject en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.contributor.sponsor SFI en_US
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US

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