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Of course, trust is not the whole story: Narratives of dancing with a critical friend in social enterprise-public sector collaboration (2018)
Book Chapter
Seanor, P. (2018). Of course, trust is not the whole story: Narratives of dancing with a critical friend in social enterprise-public sector collaboration. In P. Dey, & C. Steyaert (Eds.), Social Entrepreneurship An affirmative critique, 159-181. Edward Elgar Publishing

The chapter questions the adequacy of academic narratives which frame trust in univocally positive terms by conceiving it as an essential lubricant in cooperative relations between social enterprises and government. Based on interviews with social en... Read More about Of course, trust is not the whole story: Narratives of dancing with a critical friend in social enterprise-public sector collaboration.

Shaping industrial relations in a digitalising services industry: Regional report for Southern Europe (2018)
Report
Gasparri, S., & Tassinari, A. (in press). Shaping industrial relations in a digitalising services industry: Regional report for Southern Europe

The UNI Europa project 'Shaping Industrial Relations in a Digitalising Services Industry - Challenges and Opportunities for Social Partners', in cooperation with 'ZSI – Zentrum für Soziale Innovation' and promoted by the European Commission, aims to... Read More about Shaping industrial relations in a digitalising services industry: Regional report for Southern Europe.

Let art do the work (2018)
Journal Article
Shortt, H., & McCabe, K. (2018). Let art do the work

In today’s hectic working world, it can often feel like we’re spending more time in the office than we are in our own homes. It’s therefore becoming increasingly important for employers to do what they can to reduce stress, instil a sense of calm and... Read More about Let art do the work.

The seven unsustainabilities of mainstream leadership (2018)
Book Chapter
Bendell, J., Little, R., & Sutherland, N. (2018). The seven unsustainabilities of mainstream leadership. In B. Redekop, D. Gallagher, & R. Satterwhite (Eds.), Innovation in Environmental Leadership: Critical Perspectives, 25-48. Routledge

Innovation in Environmental Leadership offers innovative approaches to leadership from a post-industrial and ecological vantage point. Chapters in this collection are written by leading scholars and practitioners of environmental leadership from arou... Read More about The seven unsustainabilities of mainstream leadership.

The value of non-executive directors to small and medium size enterprises, including a gender perspective (2018)
Report
Durbin, S., Schedlitzki, D., Adelopo, I., & Warren, S. The value of non-executive directors to small and medium size enterprises, including a gender perspective

The role and value of NEDs is well defined within listed companies but little is known about NEDs in the SME market. Given the importance of SMEs to the economy and the need to support their growth and development, TLT, ACCA, Transpire and Practice c... Read More about The value of non-executive directors to small and medium size enterprises, including a gender perspective.

Relatedness, co-inquiring and imagination: Mimetic images of recovery (2018)
Journal Article
Gaggiotti, H., & Page, M. (2018). Relatedness, co-inquiring and imagination: Mimetic images of recovery. Society and Business Review, 13(3), 287-301. https://doi.org/10.1108/SBR-01-2017-0004

The purpose of this paper is to explore the methodological challenges of developing a shared academic-student discourse of recovery with undergraduate students in their final year at a British business school. We reflect on the meaning of recovery a... Read More about Relatedness, co-inquiring and imagination: Mimetic images of recovery.

Lean manufacturing adoption in the transport and logistics sector of Thailand – An exploratory study (2018)
Journal Article
Garza-Reyes, J. A., Tangkeow, S., Kumar, V., & Nadeem, S. P. (2018). Lean manufacturing adoption in the transport and logistics sector of Thailand – An exploratory study

This paper investigates the adoption status of lean manufacturing (LM) in the transport and logistics sector of Thailand. A survey questionnaire was design, validated and distributed among Thai transport and logistics companies. In total, 120 useable... Read More about Lean manufacturing adoption in the transport and logistics sector of Thailand – An exploratory study.

Innovation and growth in family-owned Mexican SMEs (2018)
Journal Article
Maldonado-Guzmán, G., Garza-Reyes, J. A., Pinzón-Castro, S. Y., Mejía-Trejo, J., Kumar, V., & Nadeem, S. P. (2018). Innovation and growth in family-owned Mexican SMEs

This paper studies the relationship between innovation and the level of growth in family-owned small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), this is done within the context of Mexico. The conceptual framework of analysis is based on the hypothesis... Read More about Innovation and growth in family-owned Mexican SMEs.

Investigating the benefits and challenges of the implementation of ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 in the aerospace industry (2018)
Journal Article
Pratama, N. A., Kumar, V., Kumari, A., Garza-Reyes, J., & Nadeem, S. . P. (2018). Investigating the benefits and challenges of the implementation of ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 in the aerospace industry

Aerospace companies implement certain quality management and environmental standards, e.g. ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 requirements specific to the aerospace industry. The big question is whether the implementation of the ISO standards... Read More about Investigating the benefits and challenges of the implementation of ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 in the aerospace industry.