Article

Nudge management: applying behavioural science to increase knowledge worker productivity

Citation

Ebert P & Freibichler W (2017) Nudge management: applying behavioural science to increase knowledge worker productivity. Journal of Organization Design, 6 (1), Art. No.: 4. https://doi.org/10.1186/s41469-017-0014-1

Abstract
Knowledge worker productivity is essential for competitive strength in the digital century. Small interventions based on insights from behavioural science makes it possible for knowledge workers to be more productive. In this point of view article, we outline and discuss a new management style which we label nudge management.

Keywords
Knowledge worker; Productivity Management control; Nudge theory; Motivation; Choice architecture; Behavioural science; Behavioural economics

Journal
Journal of Organization Design: Volume 6, Issue 1

StatusPublished
Publication date21/03/2017
Publication date online21/03/2017
Date accepted by journal02/03/2017
URLhttp://hdl.handle.net/1893/25187
PublisherSpringer
ISSN2245-408X