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    E-BUSINESS: GROWTH AND TRENDS IN THAILAND 

    John, Varughese K.; Nithiphong Vikitset; Duangta Duangekanog; Asawin Wichayachakorn (Digital Production Press, Assumption University, 2017)

    The era of e-business has changed the old economic relationship among producers, traders and consumers and the new economic relationship is called extended or integrated relationship. In this context this article has made an enquiry about the growth of e-business in Thailand. The change in technologies has a great impact on the old business models especially in the areas of strategies and customer engagement of business. The platform for changes in e-business is the internet, social media and mobile technology. Majority of the peopl...
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    ELEARNING TEACHERS’ AND STUDENTS’ PERCEPTION TOWARD LIVE-VIDEO CONFERENCE IN AN ELEARNING ENVIRONMENT 

    Satha Phongsatha; Athipat Cleesuntorn (Digital Production Press, Assumption University, 2017)

    In an online learning environment, the majority of teaching and learning are conducted asynchronous communication methods. The tools such as the learning management system, web forum, social media, e-mail, and others are example of such tools. In order to ensure that students can access to the instructors as well as classmates as in traditional learning method, a synchronous communication means should be included as part of teaching and learning. In modern digital technology, examples of services and softwares that allow people to ...
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    INVESTIGATING VIRTUAL INSTRUCTOR ROLES AND ONLINE TEACHING EXPERIENCE: A PROGRAM LEVEL CASE STUDY 

    Naree Achwarin; Brahmakasikara, Laura M.; Athipat Cleesuntorn (Digital Production Press, Assumption University, 2017)

    Delivery of distance education via internet based technology to make learning interactive and collaborative has become increasingly accepted in education nationwide and worldwide. New technologies provide the opportunity and challenge teachers to perform virtual instructor roles. This research study reflected on the virtual instructor roles and online teaching experiences towards eLearning delivery mode. The objective of the study was to explore the virtual instructor roles and online teaching experiences at program level at Graduate ...
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    DIMENSIONS OF PATERNALISTIC LEADERSHIP AND EMPLOYEE OUTCOMES IN SMALL THAI FIRMS 

    Duangta Duangekanong; Somsit Duangekanong; John, Varughese K.; Asawin Wichayachakorn; Nithiphong Vikitset (Digital Production Press, Assumption University, 2017)

    The purpose of this study is to examine the effect of paternalistic leadership dimensions (authoritarian, benevolent, and moral) on employee outcomes in small Thai firms. Outcomes examined include two intermediate outcomes (organizational commitment and job satisfaction) and one further outcome, resulting from organizational commitment and job satisfaction, which was self-reported in-role job performance. Paternalistic leadership was studied because of its cultural consonance in Thailand and its status as a frequently observed leaders...
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    DETERMINANTS OF QUALITY IN HIGHER EDUCATION: FACULTY PERSPECTIVE 

    Brahmakasikara, Laura; Naree Achwarin; Satha Phongsatha (Digital Production Press, Assumption University, 2017)

    There has been a debate amongst academicians as to what quality means in higher education. Quality means differently in each country depending on the context, political context, rules and regulations as what constitute quality since quality assurance practices vary from country to country as well as quality assurance requirements. Due to these discrepancies, this paper mainly focuses on key players the authors perceive as determinants of quality in higher education and their roles in pursuing continuous quality in the provision of e...
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    THE GLOBAL COMPETITIVENESS OF THAILAND: AN ANALYSIS OF THE ASEAN COMMUNITY 

    John, Varughese K.; Duangta Duangekanog; Asawin Wichayachakorn; Nithiphong Vikitset (Digital Production Press, Assumption University, 2017)

    The current rate of technological expansion and the globalization of markets have made countries to be more competitive for their economic growth and prosperity. The Global Competitiveness Index (GCI) is a measure computed by the World Economic Forum every year since 1979 on the basis of 12 pillars of economic and human growth indicators. 138 world countries are included in the GCI 2016-17 and these countries accounts for 98% of the world GDP. Thailand is the third major economy among the ASEAN community and it is classified as ‘Ef...
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    E-business : Growth and Trends in Thailand 

    John, Varughese Kizhakkacharuvil; Nithiphong Vikitset; Duangta Duangekanog; Asawin Wichayachakorn (AU-eJIR, 2017)

    The era of e-business has changed the old economic relationship among producers, traders and consumers and the new economic relationship is called extended or integrated relationship. In this context this article has made an enquiry about the growth of e-business in Thailand. The change in technologies has a great impact on the old business models especially in the areas of strategies and customer engagement of business. The platform for changes in e-business is the internet, social media and mobile technology. Majority of the people in Thail...
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    The Global Competitiveness of Thailand: An Empirical Analysis of the ASEAN Community 

    John, Varughese Kizhakkacharuvil; Duangta Duangekanog; Asawin Wichayachakorn; Nithiphong Vikitset (AU-eJIR, 2017)

    The current rate of technological expansion and the globalization of markets have made countries to be more competitive for their economic growth and prosperity. The Global Competitiveness Index (GCI) is a measure computed by the World Economic Forum every year since 1979 on the basis of 12 pillars of economic and human growth indicators. 138 world countries are included in the GCI 2016-17 and these countries accounts for 98% of the world GDP. Thailand is the third major economy among the ASEAN community and it is classified as ‘Efficienc...

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