Exploring Technostress: Results of a Large Sample Factor Analysis

  • Steponas Jonušauskas Mykolas Romeris University
  • Agota Giedre Raisiene Mykolas Romeris University
Keywords: ICT impact on employees, Assessment of Technostress, Human Resource Management, Factor analysis

Abstract

With reference to the results of a large sample factor analysis, the article aims to propose the frame examining technostress in a population. The survey and principal component analysis of the sample consisting of 1013 individuals who use ICT in their everyday work was implemented in the research. 13 factors combine 68 questions and explain 59.13 per cent of the answers dispersion. Based on the factor analysis, questionnaire was reframed and prepared to reasonably analyze the respondents’ answers, revealing technostress causes and consequences as well as technostress prevalence in the population in a statistically validated pattern. A key elements of technostress based on factor analysis can serve for the construction of technostress measurement scales in further research.

Author Biography

Agota Giedre Raisiene, Mykolas Romeris University
Professor at Faculty of Politics and Management
Published
2016-06-16
Section
Articles