The goal of this research is to solve a problem from practice. The problem can be practically or theoretically oriented. Action Research consists of three steps: analysis, action, and evaluation [1]. For clarification purposes, I separate the step of evaluation into evaluation and process modification. Figure 1 demonstrates the approach of action research, which consists of a cycle.



Figure 1: Action Research Cycle, Source: Based on [1]


Core Literature

  • [1] Wilde, T. und Hess, T. (2007). "Forschungsmethoden der Wirtschaftsinformatik." Wirtschaftsinformatik 49(4): 280-287.

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