Integration of Learning and Working: Convergent Processes and Systems

  • J. M. Pawlowski
  • M. Bick
Part of the International Handbooks on Information Systems book series (INFOSYS)

Learning is no longer limited to an institutional context such as schools or higher education. In this paper, we will show how learning should be organized in different contexts, such as the workplace or during leisure time. The main corresponding trend leading to changes for organizations and individuals is the trend of convergence. Thereby, this article focuses on two issues: (a) How can learning and business processes be integrated into a common process framework? and (b) How can the related systems be integrated to enable an efficient workflow?

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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. M. Pawlowski
    • 1
  • M. Bick
    • 2
  1. 1.Information Technology Research InstituteUniversity of Jyväskylä
  2. 2.Business Information SystemsESCP-EAP European School of ManagementBerlinGermany

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