Proceedings of the International Scientific-Practical Conference “Business Cooperation as a Resource of Sustainable Economic Development and Investment Attraction” (ISPCBC 2019)

Shaping of the professional community in digital economy: a case study

Authors
Svetlana Gribanova, Anna Abeltina
Corresponding Author
Svetlana Gribanova
Available Online August 2019.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/ispcbc-19.2019.54How to use a DOI?
Keywords
digital economy, IT, professional community
Abstract

This paper analyses how the new “creative class” community consisting of multiple professional groups and societies is shaping itself up, using a professional community of Information Technologies (further abbreviated as IT) specialists as a case study. The qualitative research of IT professionals’ community demonstrated that the professional community of IT specialists in Latvia is not homogeneous. Differences related to age entail differences related to professional experience, ambition, and motivation. IT professionals in Latvia have a strong professional identity

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© 2019, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
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This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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