Eoin Whelan


Eoin Whelan is a Lecturer in Business Information Systems at the National University of Ireland, Galway. He is also a visiting professor at IESEG in France. His research interests focus on understanding how technologies such as social media and big data influence productivity, innovation and decision making. His publications on these topics have appeared in MIT Sloan Management Review, Information Systems Journal, R&D Management, Journal of Information Technology, and Information and Organization. He can be reached at eoin.whelan@nuigalway.ie.

The Perils of Democratic Decision Making

by , et al.Issue: January / February 2016

Enterprise social software enables members of the corporate masses to have more influence over the organizations that employ them — but that isn’t always a good thing.