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Impact of Requirements Elicitation Processes on Success of Information System Development Projects

.6015818 [25] B. Davey and C. Cope, “Requirements elicitation - what’s missing?” Issues in Informing Science and Information Technology- vol. 5, pp. 543-551, 2008. [26] Project Management Institute 2014, PMI’s Pulse of the Profession: Requirements Management - A Core Competency for Project and Program Success. [Online]. Available: http://www.pmi.org/learning/pulse.aspx [27] S. Sheppard, “The Principles of Product Development FLOW: Second Generation Lean Product Development,” 2016. [Online]. Available: http

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The New Approach to the Strategic Project Management in the Polish Public Administration

. Public Administration Review , Vol. 45, pp.3-7. [29] PMED, 2017. Project Process in the Ministry of Economic Development (Proces projektowy w Ministerstwie Rozwoju). Warsaw: Polish Ministry of Economic Development, February 2017. [30] PMI, 2013. PMI Annual Report 2013 . Newton Sqare: Project Management Institute. [31] PMI, 2014. Pulse of the Profession. The High Cost of Low Performance 2014. Newtown Square: Project Management Institute. [32] PWC, 2014. Capital Projects and Infrastructure Spending , Outlook to 2025 . https

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Providing Research Data Management (RDM) Services in Libraries: Preparedness, Roles, Challenges, and Training for RDM Practice

the research data lifecycle.” P215 declared a similar sentiment: “I hope that our best and brightest don’t leave the profession to become ‘data scientists’ and that data librarians become integral to their researchers’ research lifecycle.” Parallel to P215’s concern of losing the RDM librarian workforce, P191 also articulated the challenge of misconception of researchers about librarian role – “Honestly I’m worried about the future of RDM as a librarian role, mainly because in my experience it’s such a challenge to get researchers to think of libraries and

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Use of State-of-the-Art Methods in the Architectural Design Process

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The following article summarizes a research with the intention to demonstrate the challenges that architecture students need to face throughout their design tasks. The study is also meant to contribute to the cognition of state-of-the-art methods that can help students with these emerging problems.

The main source of information was a questionnaire. Students were asked about the duties they accomplish when completing a design, about their adopted design methods and about their thoughts on a future profession. As a complement, Interviews were conducted with professional architects from local studios. This allowed a deeper insight into the requirements that the two sides lay down for each other.

The research charts how computer aided design could affect the difficulties that appear in the architectural design process.

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Digitizing Dunhuang Cultural Heritage: A User Evaluation of Mogao Cave Panorama Digital Library

. Figure 1 Homepage of the Mogao Cave Panorama DL© of Dunhuang Research Academy. This study focuses on evaluating the Mogao Cave Panorama Digital Library from the end-user point of view. Four groups of end-users were recruited, based on their professions, to conduct usability tests with nine information seeking tasks designed specifically for the Dunhuang heritage. Findings of this study will help reveal how users interact with the Panorama DL. User friendly and problematic areas will be identified, based on which suggestions can be made for designers and

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How Users Search the Mobile Web: A Model for Understanding the Impact of Motivation and Context on Search Behaviors

movie and wanting more details on an actor or while chatting with a friend and wanting to prove a point. Time killing is a category that refers to the desire for recreation in one’s spare time, where the desired information is useless but recreational, e.g., looking for recreation news or information about famous people. Knowledge is a category that refers to needs derived from the user’s profession, e.g. an IT student searching for information about a programming language. Life service includes needs arising in daily life, such as finding directions to a

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e-CF Competences in Software Engineering Course

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The article describes the definition of competences formed during the acquisition of the study course “Software Engineering” at Riga Technical University. The European e-Competence Framework (e-CF) is adopted for this purpose. Using the steps to determine e-competences, it is established that students can develop 9 competences in the Bachelor and 15 in the Master study programme. Evaluation of practical assignments allows assessing the achievement level of the required competences. Some professions presented in e-CF and the competencies they need are also reviewed.

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Determinants of Development of Third Party Liability Insurance: Selected Approaches, Experience and Trends in Poland

July 2011 on the professions of a nurse and a midwife, Journal of Laws 2014, Item 1435 [19] Law of 18 September 2001 on the electronic signature. Journal of Laws 2001, No. 130, Item 1450. [20] Law of 22 May 2003 on compulsory insurance, insurance guarantee fund and Polish traffic insurers bureau. Journal of Laws , 2003, No. 124, Item 1152. [21] Law of 29 August 1997 on tourist services (uniform text, Journal of Laws , 2014, Item 196 with amendments). [22] Mogilski, W.W., 2006. Ubezpieczenia obowiązkowe. In: Kowalewski E., Prawo

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Designing Adaptive Virtual Worlds
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Is there a Nexus between Social Entrepreneurship and the Employability of Graduates?

] Bosma, N., Amoros, J.E., 2013. Global Entrepreneurship Monitor 2013 Global Report: fifteen years of assessing entrepreneurship across the globe. Available at: http://www.gemconsortium.org/report. [Accessed 27 January 2016]. [8] Breier, M, & Erasmus, J., 2009. Skills shortages in South Africa. Case study of key professions. HSRC. Cape Town: South Africa. [9] Bruns, M., (ed.). Employability of graduate through work-integrated learning (WIL). Available at: http://www.waceinc.org/durban2013/Refereed%20Papers/South%20Africa/Melody%20Brauns

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