Digital Leadership ‒ Mountain or Molehill? A Literature Review

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Digital Leadership ‒ Mountain or Molehill? A Literature Review. / Eberl, Julia Katharina; Drews, Paul.

Innovation Through Information Systems: Volume III: A Collection of Latest Research on Management Issues. ed. / Frederik Ahlemann; Reinhard Schütte; Stefan Stieglitz. Vol. 3 Cham : Springer Nature Switzerland AG, 2021. p. 223-237 (Lecture Notes in Information Systems and Organisation; Vol. 48 LNISO).

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Harvard

Eberl, JK & Drews, P 2021, Digital Leadership ‒ Mountain or Molehill? A Literature Review. in F Ahlemann, R Schütte & S Stieglitz (eds), Innovation Through Information Systems: Volume III: A Collection of Latest Research on Management Issues. vol. 3, Lecture Notes in Information Systems and Organisation, vol. 48 LNISO, Springer Nature Switzerland AG, Cham, pp. 223-237, International Conference on Wirtschaftsinformatik, Duisburg, Essen, Germany, 09.03.21. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-86800-0_17

APA

Eberl, J. K., & Drews, P. (2021). Digital Leadership ‒ Mountain or Molehill? A Literature Review. In F. Ahlemann, R. Schütte, & S. Stieglitz (Eds.), Innovation Through Information Systems: Volume III: A Collection of Latest Research on Management Issues (Vol. 3, pp. 223-237). (Lecture Notes in Information Systems and Organisation; Vol. 48 LNISO). Springer Nature Switzerland AG. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-86800-0_17

Vancouver

Eberl JK, Drews P. Digital Leadership ‒ Mountain or Molehill? A Literature Review. In Ahlemann F, Schütte R, Stieglitz S, editors, Innovation Through Information Systems: Volume III: A Collection of Latest Research on Management Issues. Vol. 3. Cham: Springer Nature Switzerland AG. 2021. p. 223-237. (Lecture Notes in Information Systems and Organisation). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-86800-0_17

Bibtex

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