What Effect Does Status Endowment Have on Customer Loyalty Programs?

[We're pleased to welcome Lena Steinhoff of the University of Paderborn in Germany. Dr. Steinhoff recently collaborated with Andreas Eggert of University of Paderborn and Ina Garnefeld of the University of Wuppertal on their paper from Journal of Service Research entitled "Managing the Bright and Dark Sides of Status Endowment in Hierarchical Loyalty Programs."] When … Continue reading What Effect Does Status Endowment Have on Customer Loyalty Programs?

Call for Papers on Organizations, Cosmopolitanism, and Sustainable Cities

Organization and Environment is currently accepting papers for a special issue on Organizations, Cosmopolitanism, and Sustainable Cities. This issue will be dedicated to exploring the organizational drivers of sustainable (and smart) cities in emerging cosmopolitan contexts. The issue will be guested edited by Boyd Cohen of Universidad del Desarrollo, Jose M. Alcaraz-Barriga of Murdoch University, … Continue reading Call for Papers on Organizations, Cosmopolitanism, and Sustainable Cities

Unproctored Internet Test Verification

Guido Makransky,  and Cees. A. W. Glas, both of the University of Twente in the Netherlands, published "Unproctored Internet Test Verification: Using Adaptive Confirmation Testing" in the October 2011 issue of Organizational Research Methods. Other articles in this new issue can be found here. The Abstract: Unproctored Internet testing (UIT) is commonly used in employment … Continue reading Unproctored Internet Test Verification

Crafting Qualitative Research

Ann L. Cunliffe, University of New Mexico, published "Crafting Qualitative Research: Morgan and Smircich 30 Years On" in the October 2011 issue of Organizational Research Methods. Dr. Cunliffe kindly provided some background about  her article. What inspired you to be interested in this topic? My interest in this topic stems from two sources: challenges in my own … Continue reading Crafting Qualitative Research

Do Mixed Methods Articles Have a Higher Impact?

Jose F. Molina-Azorin, University of Alicante, investigates this question in the article, "The Use and Added Value of Mixed Methods in Management Research", published in the January 2011 issue of the Journal of Mixed Methods Research. .