Reflections on Academic Research and Writing (Part 2): Ethical Publishing

Publication ethics continues to be an enduring topic touching on a wide range of increasingly complicated issues. For journal editors and publishers, as well as researchers, there are concerns regarding plagiarism, data and citation manipulation, conflicts of interest, and even identifying legitimate publishing sources, among others.  COPE (the Committee on Publication Ethics), of which SAGE, … Continue reading Reflections on Academic Research and Writing (Part 2): Ethical Publishing

A Passion for Work: Part 1 of 5

Every manager wants to increase employee engagement. But there's a difference between being engaged and being truly passionate about your job--and the employee with a passion for the work is the one who will make a difference in the organization. Work passion has been defined by the Ken Blanchard leadership training companies as "the positive … Continue reading A Passion for Work: Part 1 of 5