Inlämning av Examensarbete / Submission of Thesis

Yecenia Rivera-Ortiz; Nghi Tran Yecenia Rivera Ortiz and Nghi Tran, pp. 69. MAM/Sektionen för Management, 2007.

The work

Författare / Author: Yecenia Rivera-Ortiz, Nghi Tran
yrjohansson@hotmail.com, tranghi1@yahoo.com
Titel / Title: Rewarding and Recognizing Employees: How IT professionals in Sweden and in Finland are motivated and prefer to be rewarded
Abstrakt Abstract:

Title:Rewarding and Recognizing Employees: How IT Professionals in Sweden and in Finland are motivated and prefer to be rewarded

Authors:
Yecenia Rivera Ortiz
Nghi Tran

Supervisor:
Dr. Klaus Solberg Søilen

Course:
Master Thesis in Business Administration

Purpose:
With this thesis we want to investigate through an empirical and a theoretical study how IT professionals in Sweden and in Finland are motivated and how they prefer to be rewarded and recognized.

Method:
The methodology for this thesis is both a quantitative and qualitative research methodology. The data was collected through questionnaires which contained multiple choice questions and open questions. The Statistical Analysis of Data presentation was performed for the multiple-choice questions and Qualitative analysis for the open questions.

Conclusions:
Motivating, recognizing and rewarding IT-professionals is a severely complicated issue of great importance to both employers and employees. IT-professionals does not appear to be fully motivated and recognized and they would do a better work if they where, according to them self. It is important that the management in the organizations dedicate time and interest to their employee’s individual needs and to improve their motivation. By doing so, the quality of work and efficiency might be improved.

Ämnesord / Subject: Företagsekonomi - Business Administration\Information
Företagsekonomi - Business Administration\Organization
Företagsekonomi - Business Administration\Management Control
Nyckelord / Keywords: Information Technology, Motivation, Rewards and Recognition

Publication info

Dokument id / Document id:
Program:/ Programme Business Administration
Registreringsdatum / Date of registration: 06/19/2007
Uppsatstyp / Type of thesis: D-Uppsats/Magister/Master

Context

Handledare / Supervisor: Dr. Klaus Solberg Søilen
kss@bth.se>
Organisation / Organisation: Blekinge Institute of Technology
Institution / School: MAM/Sektionen för Management
S-372 25 Ronneby
+46 455 38 50 00
I samarbete med / In co-operation with: Sony Ericsson AB, Sesca Technologies OY, Conagri AB

Files & Access

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