Share Paper: The Pajama Effect

  1. Bobbe Baggio, La Salle University, United States
Thursday, March 10 11:30 AM-12:30 PM Bellmeade

Abstract: The term “pajama effect” is a means of understanding the blending phenomenon. For the purpose of this discussion, the pajama effect will be defined as: “The pajama effect is the ability of those connected via digitally mediated communications, such as telecommuters and online learners, to remain highly productive while working, playing, and learning online, hence thriving in a flexible environment that is physically detached and where distractions and interruptions abound.”Despite the challenges of remaining connected and increased demands by employers and educational institutions, users crave increased mobility, higher network speeds, and more flexibility. Companies around the globe continue to opt ...