Advances in Human Factors, Business Management, Training and Education

Proceedings of the AHFE 2016 International Conference on Human Factors, Business Management and Society, July 27-31, 2016, Walt Disney World®, Florida, USA

  • Jussi Ilari Kantola
  • Tibor Barath
  • Salman Nazir
  • Terence Andre

Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 498)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Competency-Based Education and Personalized Learning

  3. Commitment and Motivation in Management and Leadership

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 31-31
    2. Evangelos Markopoulos, Hannu Vanharanta
      Pages 33-45
    3. Johanna Koskialho, Jarno Einolander, Hannu Vanharanta
      Pages 47-58
    4. Jarno Einolander, Hannu Vanharanta, Ari Visa
      Pages 59-68
  4. Human Resource Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 79-79
    2. Olivier Chator, Jean-Marc Salotti
      Pages 81-86
    3. Anna Szopa, Tadeusz Marek, Magdalena Fafrowicz
      Pages 87-92
    4. Kwasi Dartey-Baah, Reginald Arthur
      Pages 93-105
    5. Takumi Iwaasa, Naoto Shoji, Motoki Mizuno
      Pages 121-126
    6. Zohar Rusou, Dan Zakay, Marius Usher
      Pages 135-148
  5. Education Research and Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 149-149
    2. Enrica Pesare, Teresa Roselli, Veronica Rossano
      Pages 151-158

About these proceedings


This book reports on practical approaches for facilitating the process of achieving excellence in the management and leadership of organizational resources. It shows how the principles of creating shared value can be applied to ensure faster learning, training, business development, and social renewal. In particular, the book presents novel methods and tools for tackling the complexity of management and learning in both business organizations and society. It covers ontologies, intelligent management systems, methods for creating knowledge and value added. It gives novel insights into time management and operations optimization, as well as advanced methods for evaluating customers’ satisfaction and conscious experience. Based on the AHFE 2016 International Conference on Human Factors, Business Management and Society, held on July 27-31, 2016, Walt Disney World®, Florida, USA, the book provides both researchers and professionals with new tools and inspiring ideas for achieving excellence in various business activities.


Creating Shared Value (CSV) Managing Human Competences Human Object Ontologies Company Democracy Co-evolute Paradigm Value Added Game-Based Learning Organizational Behavior eLearning Gender and Leadership Teaching Strategies Human-Centered Learning Leadership Style Training Applications in Military Sustainable Growth Culture Networking Culture Safety Culture AHFE 2016 Proceedings

Editors and affiliations

  • Jussi Ilari Kantola
    • 1
  • Tibor Barath
    • 2
  • Salman Nazir
    • 3
  • Terence Andre
    • 4
  1. 1.University of Vaasa VaasaFinland
  2. 2.Hungarian-Netherlands School of Edu manUniversity of Szeged Hungarian-Netherlands School of Edu man SzegedHungary
  3. 3.Faculty of Technology and Maritime ScienUniversity College of Southeast Norway Faculty of Technology and Maritime ScienKongsbergNorway
  4. 4.TiER1 Performance Solutions Colorado Springs,USA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-42069-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-42070-7
  • Series Print ISSN 2194-5357
  • Series Online ISSN 2194-5365
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