Overview of content related to 'university of birmingham' http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/13823/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=clive%20field&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Building on Shifting Sands: Information Age Organisations http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/main <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue17/main#author1">Clive Field</a> draws on his experience at the University of Birmingham to explore the issue of creating a flexible organisation.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="UKOLN-page-body"> <p>This article does not tackle its subject from the theoretical perspectives and careful evaluation of the merits and demerits of different organisational models, such as one might find in a textbook on management. Rather does it seek to introduce some of the basic issues and concepts by drawing on the experience of organisational change at the University of Birmingham, where a fully converged Information Services has been in operation since October 1995, with an annual turnover of £12 million and 270 fte staff.</p> </div><p><a href="http://live.ariadne.ac.uk/issue17/main" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue17 feature article clive field sconul university of birmingham elib aggregation archives copyright higher education open access research resource management Fri, 18 Sep 1998 23:00:00 +0000 editor 529 at http://live.ariadne.ac.uk