New publication: Applying performance measurement in service operations: analysis of contextual differences

This paper analyses the contextual differences of service operations with the aim to widen understanding about performance measurement in services. Recent research considers service management from many viewpoints like marketing and operations management, and also the importance of performance management in service context has been recognised. The literature illustrates the variety of service environments and […]

New publication on measurement in service operations

Novi researchers as co-authors in a newly published reserach article. The paper applies a fresh approach to performance measurement in services and constructs a framework that acts as a foundation for further research in a three-year research project on ‘Innovative service metrics’. The paper is investigates the contingency factors affecting performance measurement in the service […]

A new journal paper on knowledge-intensive services

A co-authored paper by Käpylä et al. published in Knowledge Management Research & Practice The sector of knowledge-intensive business services (KIBS) has a central role in modern economies. However, there are no explicit and generally acknowledged criteria for characterising KIBS or other knowledge-intensive organisations. In addition, the concept of knowledge-intensity has no significant managerial use. […]