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Title: A qualitative study of information technology adoption : how ten organizations adopted Web-based training
Authors: Chan, SCH
Ngai, EWT 
Keywords: External pressures
IT adoption
Organizational readiness
Perceived benefits
Qualitative study
Web-based training
Issue Date: 2007
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Source: Information systems journal, 2007, v. 17, no. 3, p. 289-315 How to cite?
Journal: Information systems journal 
Abstract: Web-based training (WBT) has become prevalent in business organizations. This study used evidence from 10 organizations in Hong Kong to identify the significant factors that influenced their decision to adopt WBT. A qualitative field study was used. This study concluded the following three key factors significantly affect the adoption of WBT in Hong Kong: (1) the perceived benefits/costs of WBT, (2) organizational readiness, and (3) external pressures. The results and implications are discussed.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/10649
ISSN: 1350-1917
EISSN: 1365-2575
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2575.2007.00250.x
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