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International Initial Public Offerings

Coordinating Knowledge: A New Lens to Understanding the Role of Technology in Episodic Coordination

"An initial public offering (IPO) is the process within which private firms offer their shares to the public by form of a new stock issuance for the first time. IPOs have strong economic significance and performance fluctuations, which affect both firms and public markets..." – By Christina Maria Muehr and Thomas Lindner

Perspectives on Help-Receiving in the Workplace: Review and Rocommendations

"Helping behaviors and exchanges have long been studied in organizational research. However, it has generally kept a spotlight on the helper and the promotion of helping behaviors rather than help-receiving. While giving help in the workplace is generally construed as a desirable employee behavior (e.g., organizational citizenship behaviors [OCB]), help-receiving in the workplace can be experienced positively and/or negatively..." – By Victoria S. Scotney, Cavan V. Bonner and Louis Tay

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