Articles by Mark Chun, PhD
Mark Chun, PhD, earned his doctorate in Information Systems from the University of Colorado at Boulder; an MBA from the University of California, Irvine, with a emphasis on business and strategy; and a Bachelor of Business Administration with an emphasis in management information systems from the University of Hawaii. His research focuses on the use of IT to create value and to transform organizations, the integration of information systems, and knowledge management. He has been published in the Communications of the Association of Information Systems journal, the Journal of Information Technology Management, the Journal of Global Information Technology Management, and the Journal of Information Technology Case and Application Research. Dr. Chun has worked for Intel Corporation, Pepsi Co./Taco Bell, Coopers & Lybrand, and the Bank of Hawaii, and has conducted research at Qwest, Honda, Hilton Hotels, Kaiser Permanente, Mattel, and Pratt-Whitney Rocketdyne. He has also researched the diffusion of information technology in less-developed Asian countries.
*+-To stay ahead of the curve, if not just afloat, businesses must understand how to create new value from multiple divisions and perspectives.
*+-The threat of knowledge loss affects the aerospace industry, as well as entertainment, high technology, education, and government.
*+-Through knowledge management, organizations identify and leverage their collective knowledge to compete, including the creation, storage/retrieval, transfer, and application of knowledge.
*+-Over the next few years, the healthcare industry is expected to be one of the top two industries to leverage information technology (IT) and to recognize significant growth.
*+-Information technology (IT) offers many opportunities to enhance or transform business, but requires carefully orchestrated efforts between the firm’s technology and business specialists.
*+-If your company is interested in expanding its operations to China, are you aware of the existing e-commerce development challenges that await you?
*+-To conduct business in Asia, managers need to understand Asian electronic infrastructures and how to leverage them.
*+-A Q&A with Tom Ross, Chief Information Officer and Vice President of the Information Systems Division at American Honda.