Preface

The book is about a realization that I have come to and that is technology and the virtual work environment might have a large impact on human behavior. This behavior is impacted by the use of technology that was designed to allow people to have greater freedoms in their work and life. Yet I am concerned that the use of technology might produce unrealized negative effect on the virtual worker. This unrealized effect could be causing virtual workers to be less productive, ultimately making organization less successful. I explore the human perceptions and relate the new management approach to the humanistic management approach that is critical in maximizing the individual’s benefit in balancing between the individual and the organization. ...

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