A Reflection by David Jiang on “More Than Meets the Eye”

[We’re pleased to welcome authors David S. Jiang of Georgia Southern University, Franz W. Kellermans of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Timothy P. Munyon of the  University of Tennessee, and M. Lane Morris of the University of Tennessee. They recently published an article in the Family Business Review entitled “More Than Meets the … Continue reading A Reflection by David Jiang on “More Than Meets the Eye”

Self-Organizing Into Winning Teams: Understanding the Mechanisms that Drive Successful Collaborations

[We’re pleased to welcome author Amy Wax of California State University, Long Beach, Leslie A. Dechurch, and Noshir S. Contractor of Northwestern University. They recently published an article in Small Group Research entitled “Self-organizing into winning teams: understanding the mechanisms that drive successful collaborations," which is currently free to read for a limited time. Below, Wax … Continue reading Self-Organizing Into Winning Teams: Understanding the Mechanisms that Drive Successful Collaborations

Psychological Ownership and the Entrepreneurial Behavior of Middle Managers

[We're pleased to welcome Michael Mustafa of the University of Nottingham. Michael recently published an article in Journal of Leadership & Organizational Studies, entitled "Psychological Ownership, Job Satisfaction, and Middle Manager Entrepreneurial Behavior" with co-authors Lee Martin and Mathew Hughes.] It has been widely postulated that individual entrepreneurial actions are the key to driving a … Continue reading Psychological Ownership and the Entrepreneurial Behavior of Middle Managers

Ray Aldag on Real-World Decision Making

We are delighted to welcome Dr. Ray Aldag to the SAGE podcast for the Journal of Leadership and Organizational Studies! Dr. Aldag joined us to expand on key points in his Distinguished Scholar Invited Essay, "Behavioral Decision Making: Implications for Leadership and Organizations," published in the JLOS May 2012 issue. Click here to play the interview … Continue reading Ray Aldag on Real-World Decision Making

How Do Leaders Make Decisions?

Successful leadership is closely tied to successful decision making. But leaders are not infallible; they are only human, and when it comes to making decisions, rationality has its limits. A new essay by  Ramon J. Aldag, the Glen A. Skillrud Family Chair in Business at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, looks at how human beings make … Continue reading How Do Leaders Make Decisions?