Purpose Organisational implementations of information technology (IT) normally fail due to cultural forces that inhibit the usage levels required to facilitate successful IT implementation. This paper explores IT implementation from an IT Culture perspective (Leidner and Kayworth, 2006). In particular, it identifies and follows the trajectory of IT culture archetypes that emerge during the implementation process and further investigates their role in facilitating successful IT implementations.Design/methodology/approach This research adopts the qualitative single case study approach and draws on the implementation of a management information system (MIS) in a Nigerian global bank.Findings The findings illustrate three different IT culture archetypes and provide insights into their dynamic nature.
Background and aims: Multiplayer Online Battle Arena (MOBA) games have become the most popular type of video games played worldwide, superseding the playing of Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Games and First Person Shooter games. However, empirical studies focusing on the use and abuse of MOBA games are still very limited, particularly regarding impulsivity, which is an indicator of addictive states but has not yet been explored in MOBA games. In this context, the objective of the present study is to explore the associations between impulsivity and symptoms of addictive use of MOBA games in a sample of highly involved League of Legends LoL, currently the most popular MOBA game) gamers.
The comments reportedly prompted “tense meetings” between Politico editors and the White House, and Ducklo subsequently told Palmeri he was “sorry he lost his cool,” the report says. But he also reportedly “did not delve into any specifics or apologize for threatening and sexually harassing the reporter.” Read more at Vanity Fair. President Joe Biden and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping held their first phone call as leaders and appeared at odds on most issues, even as Xi warned that confrontation would be a “disaster” for both nations.
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But I learned that too late and did something very similar to you. I made a desk out of reclaimed floor joists, and because I wanted a smooth writable surface I ended up sanding too much of the cool look away. Still looked good (as yours does) but I always liked the underneath of my desk a lot better..