Should a Marketer be on the Board of Directors?

SAGE is proud to feature a fascinating interview with author Kimberly Whitler,  Assistant Professor of Marketing at the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business, Kim, Ryan Krause, Texas Christian University and Donald Lehmann, Columbia University, recently published their paper, titled “When and How Board Members with Marketing Experience Facilitate Firm Growth,” in the September 2018 issue of Journal of … Continue reading Should a Marketer be on the Board of Directors?

High Quality Through Transformational Leadership

[We're pleased to welcome authors Lotte Bøgh Andersen of Aarhus University, Bente Bjørnholt of VIVE–The Danish National Welfare Research and Analysis Center, Louise Ladegaard Bro of Aarhus University, and Christina Holm-Petersen of VIVE–The Danish National Welfare Research and Analysis Center. They recently published a paper in Public Personnel Management entitled, "Achieving High Quality Through Transformational … Continue reading High Quality Through Transformational Leadership

Pedagogical Innovation and Paradigm Shift in the Introduction to Management Curriculum

[We're pleased to welcome authors Elizabeth Christopher of Macquarie University, Joe Roberts of Webster University, and Oliver Laasch of the University of Nottingham, China. They recently published a paper in the Journal of Management Education entitled, "Pedagogical Innovation and Paradigm Shift in the Introduction to Management Curriculum," which is free to read for a limited time. … Continue reading Pedagogical Innovation and Paradigm Shift in the Introduction to Management Curriculum

Does Public Service Motivation Always Lead to Organizational?Commitment?

[We're pleased to welcome author Wisanupong Potipiroon of Prince of Songkla University. Potipiroon recently published a paper in Public Personnel Management entitled, "Does Public Service Motivation Always Lead to Organizational Commitment? Examining the Moderating Roles of Intrinsic Motivation and Ethical Leadership," which is free to read for a limited time. Below, Potipiroon reflects on the … Continue reading Does Public Service Motivation Always Lead to Organizational?Commitment?

How Do Individuals Judge Organizational Legitimacy?

[We’re pleased to welcome author Melanie Eichhorn of the ESCP Europe Business School. Eichhorn recently published an article in Business and Society entitled “How Do Individuals Judge Organizational Legitimacy? Effects of Attributed Motives and Credibility on Organizational Legitimacy," which is currently free to read for a limited time. Below, Eichhorn reflects on the inspiration for conducting … Continue reading How Do Individuals Judge Organizational Legitimacy?

Journal of Management Inquiry: Corruption Special Issue

The July 2017 Special Issue of the Journal of Management Inquiry is now online to view! This issue focuses on the phenomenon of corporate corruption, with specific topics such as counterproductive behavior, corporate culture and ethics, and media framing. Below is an excerpt from the special issue introduction entitled "Expanding Research on Corporate Corruption, Management, … Continue reading Journal of Management Inquiry: Corruption Special Issue

Are Public Sector Employees Less Likely to Change Sectors?

[We're pleased to welcome author Jaclyn Piatak of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Piatak recently published a paper in Public Personnel Management entitled, "Sector Switching in Good Times and in Bad: Are Public Sector Employees Less Likely to Change Sectors?," which is free to read for a limited time. Below, Piatak reflects on … Continue reading Are Public Sector Employees Less Likely to Change Sectors?

Case in Point: Developing a Unique Healthcare Model

[The following post is re-blogged from SAGE Connection. Click here to view the original article.] When the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (aka “Obamacare”) went into effect, the healthcare industry experienced the largest expansion of US government involvement since Medicare and Medicaid. This shift in government involvement created a ripe environment for government-subsidized clinics … Continue reading Case in Point: Developing a Unique Healthcare Model

Effects of Celebrity Endorsements on Brand Equity Dimensions

Endorsement of luxury brands by celebrities is not a new phenomenon. The role of celebrities in influencing modern culture as well as consumption patterns is gaining prominence. Celebrities act as arbiters of style, taste and public opinion all over the world. The celebrity endorsement enables brand managers to catch attention, add credibility and numerous intangible … Continue reading Effects of Celebrity Endorsements on Brand Equity Dimensions

Website Stories in Times of Distress

[We’re pleased to welcome author Alexia Panayiotou  of the University of  Cyprus. Panayiotou recently published an article in Management Learning entitled “Website Stories in Times of Distress," co-authored by George Kassinis. From Panayiotou:] What inspired you to be interested in this topic? My co-author and I have been interested in the use of corporate websites as … Continue reading Website Stories in Times of Distress