Economical information and communication design for multi-national projects

Stephen Fox, Stefan Groesser

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    Abstract

    Purpose
    – The purpose of this paper is to inform information and communication design (ICD) for multi-national projects through the presentation of an example that does not rely on expensive expertise in graphic design.

    Design/methodology/approach
    – Action research involving participants from five different sectors.

    Findings
    – Successful ICD is not necessarily dependent upon costly graphic design of elaborate explanatory methods such as storyboards.

    Research limitations/implications
    – The action research involved participants from only five differect sectors.

    Practical implications
    – Economical ICD can facilitate development of understanding among multi-sector multi-national project participants.

    Originality/value
    – The originality of this research note is that it addresses recent developments in ICD. The value of this research note is that an example is provided of application in a multi-sector multi-national project.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)574-585
    JournalInternational Journal of Managing Projects in Business
    Volume8
    Issue number3
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2015
    MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

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    Keywords

    • communication
    • information
    • design

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    Economical information and communication design for multi-national projects. / Fox, Stephen; Groesser, Stefan.

    In: International Journal of Managing Projects in Business, Vol. 8, No. 3, 2015, p. 574-585.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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